Candidates start filing for office
With less than one week to file for candidacy, several local residents showed up bright and early at the Iron County Clerk's office Friday morning to officially throw their hat in the ring.
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Mon Mar 10, 2014
Deceased body investigation closed
The Iron County Sheriff's Department has closed an investigation on the deceased body of a 51-year-old man they found last Saturday near the iron mines outside Cedar City, ruling it a suicide.
Miss something? Southern Utah week in review
Whether you were out of town, too busy working, or just missed it, the news continued to flow last week.
Sun Mar 09, 2014
2. Body of 51-year-old man found near Cedar ...
Iron County Sherriff's deputies found the body of a 51-year-old man who died of an apparent suicide near the iron mines west of Cedar City on Saturday.
Iron County deputies find dead man near Cedar City
Sheriff's deputies in Iron County are investigating the death of a 51-year-old man found outside of Cedar City Saturday.
Sat Mar 08, 2014
Body found near iron mines
Deputies from the Iron County Sheriff's Office found the deceased body of a 51-year-old male near the iron mines outside Cedar City close to 4 p.m. Saturday, according to a press release from Sgt.
Red Cross plans workshops for licensed health care workers
The American Red Cross, in partnership with the Utah Medical Association Foundation, will provide workshops throughout Southern Utah.
Thu Mar 06, 2014
Lots of things going on in the Daily News office
Every week, my partner in crime, Cathy Wentz, who is the other news reporter for the Daily News, and I have a planning meeting to discuss what stories we will cover in the coming weeks.
Science, math in spotlight at academy
Elementary school principals, along with officials from the Utah State Office of Education, came Thursday to Cedar City from throughout the state to visit North Elementary School and Southern Utah University during the Elementary Principals' Math and Science Leadership Academy.
Wed Mar 05, 2014
* Cedar City Music Arts 85th Virtuoso Season is at 7:30 p.m. Friday at the Heritage Center, 105 N. 100 East.
Tue Mar 04, 2014
Schools get visual aids for water fair
Fourth-grade students throughout Iron County are preparing to get a practical lesson in the water cycle when they attend a Water Fair hosted by the Central Iron Country Water Conservancy District on Monday and Tuesday.
Sun Mar 02, 2014
Help welcome a hero today
I always feel a deep gratitude and admiration for the courageous men and women who leave the comforts of home in the United States behind to go overseas to fight for the freedoms we too often take for granted.
Arts council re-invents itself
The Cedar City Arts Council, which has been known for its art festivals in conjunction with Groovefest and the Utah Shakespeare Festival, has turned a corner in its approach to promoting the arts in the Iron County area.
Influential men of Southern Utah
What is a leader? Some would describe a leader as honest, focused, em powering and fearless -- someone who has the ability to delegate, communi cate and inspire.
Wed Feb 26, 2014
Enoch tax increase not as bad as the hype
The recent emotionally charged election in Enoch has resulted in unnecessary polarity among Enoch's citizens.
All arrest information is taken from the jail booking log and police reports. St. George Police Department * Kandi Fawn Freeman, 45, 341 E. Vermillion Ave., St. George, was arrested Tuesday on three warrants.
Tue Feb 25, 2014
Iron County School District prepares to refinance bonds
The Iron County School District could save nearly $500,000 in interest payments by refinancing bonds for school construction projects for which it is currently making payments.
Mon Feb 24, 2014
Commission approves solar project ordinance
A new solar project is one step closer to becoming a reality after the Iron County Commission passed a new ordinance Monday.
Car seat safety
We teach our kids about stranger danger, do our best to prevent bullying, always make certain they're wearing helmets while riding their bicycles, make them aware of the perils of the Internet, and supervise their activities to a level past generations would probably find to be absurd.
Sun Feb 23, 2014
New art center is a dream come true for USF, SUMA
As the new year rolled in, I wrote my High Country Beat column about the beginning of many new opportunities in the Iron County area.