ST. GEORGE, Utah (AP) — A 26-year-old man from northern Utah has been arrested in southern Utah after authorities said they learned of alleged threats to shoot people at a Walmart store and commit suicide by cop.
The Washington County Sheriff’s Office says deputies took Milton Bowcutt into ...
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Protesters have demonstrated in several Utah cities calling for the protection of special counsel Robert Mueller’s investigation into potential coordination between Russia and President Donald Trump’s campaign.
In Salt Lake City, more than 200 people held signs and ...
ST. GEORGE, Utah (AP) _ SkyWest Inc. (SKYW) on Tuesday reported third-quarter net income of $83 million.
On a per-share basis, the St. George, Utah-based company said it had net income of $1.57.
The results exceeded Wall Street expectations. The average estimate of four analysts ...
ST. GEORGE, Utah (AP) — Residents in Utah and Nevada, two non-lottery playing states, are flocking to nearby Beaver Dam, Arizona, to hopefully get their hands on a winning lottery ticket.
ST. GEORGE, Utah (AP) — A state agency is preparing to put poison in in Washington County reservoir in southwestern Utah to kill off unwanted fish that were dumped illegally.
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — The Mormon church plans to establish a second temple in Washington County in southwestern Utah, the 20th temple either currently open or planned in the faith’s home state.
Establishment of a second temple in Washington County was among 12 new temples worldwide ...
ST. GEORGE, Utah (AP) — The southern Utah city of St. George has a new police chief.
The Spectrum newspaper reports Richard Farnsworth has been sworn in ...
The Latest: Zinke says public lands not going to oil, gas
ZION NATIONAL PARK, Utah (AP) — The Latest on Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke’s visit to Utah (all times local):
Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke dismissed the notion that he’s giving away public lands to oil and gas during a visit to at Zion National Park where he drew ...
Zion National Park reopens flood-damaged Angels Landing
ST. GEORGE, Utah (AP) — Zion National Park has reopened the trail to one of its most popular hiking destinations for the first time since flood waters ravaged the southwestern Utah canyon in July.
The (St. George) Spectrum reports the West Rim ...
Case moved to Provo for man accused in massive 2017 wildfire
ST. GEORGE, Utah (AP) — A judge has picked a new venue for the trial of a Utah man charged with accidentally starting a massive wildfire in southern Utah last year.
Court records show 62-year-old Robert Lyman will be tried in Provo after a judge decided he couldn’t get a fair trial in a ...
Agency to handle only part of permitting for water pipeline
ST. GEORGE, Utah (AP) — A federal agency’s decision to pass on permitting for much of the Lake Powell Pipeline has opponents cheering the move they say will bring increased scrutiny while supporters maintain the project is still on track.
The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission announced ...
Nevada detective fired after sex abuse charge in Utah
MESQUITE, Nev. (AP) — A veteran Nevada police detective was fired Wednesday following his arrest last week on charges accusing him of sexually abusing a southern Utah teen he met on a social networking app geared toward gay and bisexual men.
Gary Erickson, who was arrested Sept. 12 in Las ...
The Latest: Mesquite detective accused of sex abuse fired
MESQUITE, Nev. (AP) — The Latest on a Mesquite police detective accused of sexually abusing a southern Utah teen (all times local):
A veteran Mesquite police detective has been fired in the wake of his arrest on charges accusing him of sexually abusing a southern Utah ...
2nd Congressional District candidates talk Trump, security
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — The Democratic candidate for Utah’s 2nd Congressional District said she considers “the person in our White House” to be the biggest threat to national security.
Although Shireen Ghorbani did not reference President Donald Trump by name at a Monday debate at Dixie ...
Washington County making switch to mail-in ballots
ST. GEORGE, Utah (AP) — One of Utah’s most-populous counties is joining a trend across the state toward voting by mail.
Washington County will conduct its first election with all mail-in ballots on Nov. 6, The Spectrum newspaper
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Dixie State begins offering first graduate degree program
ST. GEORGE, Utah (AP) — Dixie State University is offering its first graduate degree program this fall.
The Spectrum newspaper reports the Master of ...
ST. GEORGE, Utah (AP) — Zion National Park officials say rescue crews had to retrieve a group of hikers who were temporarily trapped on the popular Hidden Canyon trail after a rockfall.
ST. GEORGE, Utah (AP) — The state of Utah wants the federal government to resume its work permitting the Lake Powell Pipeline project.
Utah water officials in January asked to halt the project, worried over jurisdictional questions about whether the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission ...
ST. GEORGE, Utah (AP) — Zion National Park is planning to overhaul its main entrance to help ease long lines of cars that can stretch back for miles.
The Spectrum newspaper
CEDAR CITY, Utah (AP) — Authorities in Utah have identified a naked man who kicked in the front door of a house in Cedar City and was shot multiple times by one of the homeowners.
Iron County Sheriff’s officials say 24-year-old Christian Holbert was airlifted Tuesday to a St. George ...
Dixie State protesters decry professor’s treatment
ST. GEORGE, Utah (AP) — A crowd of demonstrators at Dixie State University has started the first day of school by protesting the treatment of a music professor.
The St. George News
ST. GEORGE, Utah (AP) — A Utah man charged with accidentally starting a massive wildfire last year won’t go on trial in a southern Utah county torched by the blaze.
The Spectrum newspaper
ST. GEORGE, Utah (AP) — Authorities in Cedar City are investigating after a man’s body was found in the ashes of a house fire.
The Spectrum newspaper reports the house ...
ST. GEORGE, Utah (AP) — Authorities say the pilot who was the only person aboard a single-engine plane was killed when it crashed Saturday shortly after taking off from St. George Regional Airport in southwestern Utah.
The plane crashed on the side of a runway and city spokesman Marc ...
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ST. GEORGE, Utah (AP) — The police chief of the southern Utah city of St. George is retiring after an 18-year tenure where he saw the city’s population nearly double.
The Spectrum newspaper
ST. GEORGE, Utah (AP) — A teenager accused of trying to blow up a homemade backpack bomb at a St. George high school after looking at Islamic State propaganda has pleaded not guilty.
The Spectrum newspaper in St. George reports the 16-year-old boy entered his plea Wednesday and is due back ...
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Authorities say a teenager who ran away from a youth-treatment program in Utah has been found safe.
Officials with Redcliff Ascent said Saturday that 13-year-old Roberto Madrigal was found on the side of a road in Beaver County, hungry but otherwise healthy.
ST. GEORGE, Utah (AP) — A historic Mormon church building in southern Utah re-opened its doors after a two-year project to restore the tabernacle built by early settlers even as the new town struggled to survive through floods and heat.
The Tabernacle in St. George, which the Church of ...
ST. GEORGE, Utah (AP) — A southern Utah man has been arrested for allegedly sexually assaulting a 79-year-old St. George woman in her home three months ago.
St. George police say 31-year-old Spencer Glen Monnett of Hurricane is being held on suspicion of first-degree felony counts of rape, ...
ST. GEORGE, Utah (AP) — A Utah teenager accused of trying to blow up a homemade backpack bomb at school after looking at Islamic State propaganda online will stand trial as an adult on two felony counts, a judge decided Thursday.
Authorities have said 16-year-old Martin R. Farnsworth ...
ST. GEORGE, Utah (AP) _ SkyWest Inc. (SKYW) on Thursday reported second-quarter profit of $75.9 million.
The St. George, Utah-based company said it had net income of $1.43 per share.
The results topped Wall Street expectations. The average estimate of four analysts surveyed by Zacks ...
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Search and rescue crews are combing the desert for a teenager who ran away from a youth treatment program in Utah.
The Beaver County Sheriff’s Office said Thursday that 13-year-old Roberto Madrigal, who is from California, had been in the Redcliff Ascent program for ...
ST. GEORGE, Utah (AP) — Workers at a southern Utah library were pressured to remove buttons and other displays highlighting LGBTQ-themed materials because they are seen as divisive, they said.
The LGBTQ-themed displays and buttons have been contentious issues at the Hurricane library for ...
ST. GEORGE, Utah (AP) — A Utah judge is considering whether a teenager accused of trying to blow up a homemade backpack bomb at a high school after looking at Islamic State propaganda should stand trial as an adult.
Defense attorneys argued Monday the 16-year-old has been bullied and ...
SPRINGDALE, Utah (AP) — The Latest on Utah flooding (all times local):
Residents of several southwestern Utah communities are helping their neighbors clean up their properties after flooding from heavy rain.
SPRINGDALE, Utah (AP) — A highway through Zion National Park on southern Utah has reopened after being closed due to mud and debris from a heavy rainstorm.
Park officials said Friday the Zion-Mount Carmel Highway was reopened after being closed from Canyon Junction to the park’s east ...
ST. GEORGE, Utah (AP) — Flash floods in southern Utah have closed several roads and trails at Zion National Park.
The National Park Service said Thursday that the Zion-Mt. Carmel Highway from Canyon Junction to the East Entrance is closed indefinitely due to damage overnight from flooding ...
ST. GEORGE, Utah (AP) — A judge has ordered a Utah teenager to stand trial on charges that he tried to blow up a homemade bomb in his backpack at a high school.
A hearing is scheduled July 5 to determine whether the 16-year-old, who police say made the bomb after looking at Islamic State ...
ST. GEORGE, Utah (AP) — Police in St. George say a man has been arrested in connection with a suspicious death.
They say Victor Manuel Hernandez was arrested Saturday for investigation of murder.
It was unclear Sunday if Hernandez has a lawyer yet.
ST. GEORGE, Utah (AP) — A Utah teenager accused of trying to blow up a homemade backpack bomb after looking at Islamic State propaganda online had been bullied and didn’t understand the severity of his actions, a psychologist testified in his court trial Wednesday.
Clinical psychologist ...
ST. GEORGE, Utah (AP) — A Utah teenager told police that he tried to blow up a homemade device in his backpack at school because he’d been looking at Islamic State propaganda and wanted to cause fear, according to a video of the conversation shown in court Monday.
The 16-year-old’s ...
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Authorities say a suspect has been arrested in the death of a St. George woman last week.
St. George police say 28-year-old Kevin Ray Mcatlin was taken into custody Saturday in the Moab area on suspicion of murder.
They say 33-year-old Elizabeth Carter was found ...
ST. GEORGE, Utah (AP) — A former school counselor in southwest Utah has admitted she engaged in sexual activity a decade ago with a then-high school student.
ST. GEORGE, Utah (AP) — Samuel Tom Holiday, one of the last surviving Navajo Code Talkers, died in southern Utah Monday surrounded by family members who raised money through a crowdfunding campaign to be by his side.
He was 94.
Holiday was among hundreds of Navajos who used a code ...
ST. GEORGE, Utah (AP) — A Mormon motorcycle club is holding its biennial gathering in southern Utah, where about 125 members from across the country are riding together through scenic parts of the region.
The Temple Riders are celebrating the club’s 30th anniversary through Wednesday with ...
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — The ex-president of a technical college in southern Utah who was fired earlier this year has been given her job back.
The Salt Lake Tribune
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Animal-welfare advocates in southern Utah are offering a $7,000 reward for information about people suspected to have shot local animals.
Animal rescue clinic director Kelli Stokes says she had heard reports of multiple animals being shot in recent months near the ...
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — A 65-year-old Utah financial adviser who pleaded guilty to fraud and tax evasion charges has been sentenced to seven years in prison and ordered to pay $12 million in restitution.
A federal judge in Utah handed down the sentence against Henry Brock Monday.