Seriously Southern Utah… Where Is Macin Smith?!
Believe it or not, it's been over 8 years since 17 year old Macin Smith disappeared from his St. George home and never returned. Macin was a senior at Desert Hills High School. When Macin didn't return home from school, it was discovered that Macin didn't go to school, or even get on the bus that morning!
Frozen Depths: Utah’s Journey to the Coldest Sinkhole in the Nation!
Did you know we had a massive sinkhole in Utah? We actually have several sinkholes, and one came near it's own record, and was the coldest place in the USA. Peter Sinks is a natural sink hole in the Bear River Mountains, Utah. It is in the northern most part of the state east of Logan, Utah, right near the Utah/Idaho border. I has an upper bowl and a lower bowl and is approximately 2 miles long and a half mile wide. In 1985 Peter Sinks was recorded to have a temperature of −69.3 °F.
Driver in critical condition after being ejected from vehicle in southern Utah
Just after 11 a.m. on Monday, crews with Hurricane Valley Fire & Rescue responded to a single-vehicle rollover on I-15 that caused the driver to be ejected, according to a post on social media.
Kevin Costner to build film studio in Utah
On Good Things Utah this morning – If you build it, he will come. Kevin Costner is working on his very own field of dreams following a very public divorce from his ex-wife Christine Baumgartner, which was finalized today. The “Yellowstone” actor has partnered with a developer in southern Utah to build a $40 million film studio to St. George, according to The Salt Lake Tribune.
Exploring St. George: Chain Eateries Vs. Local Gems Revealed
St. George has all the basics when it comes food places, but there are a few hidden gems only locals would about. The most popular places tend to be fast-food franchises that have made their way to Southern Utah. Some of those include the beloved Chik-Fill-A, In-N-Out Burger, and Café Rio. But those can be found just about anywhere in the U.S. and in Utah.
Man allegedly assaults neighbor, enters home in St. George
A man was arrested in St. George on Feb. 21 after allegedly assaulting a neighbor while trying to enter her home, according to arrest documents.
KDXU Sunrise Stories for February 28, 2024: St. George Crash Closes North Bluff Street
Utah Republicans passed a bill that keeps state employee calendars private regardless of whether they contain state business. This comes after a judge ruled state calendars from Utah Attorney General Sean Reyes are subject to the open-records law and must be turned over to news sources. The new law will not affect the Reyes case as the ruling was made before the law was created.
Found It: The Best Gas Station Food In Southern Utah
I like to try food from grocery stores and gas stations. I admit that I am a bit weird, but to me it is like finding that secret place that most people don’t know about that serves an awesome burrito or chicken sandwich. This is usually the little separately owned fast-food place on the other side of the beef jerky.
Family of St. George man killed by alleged DUI driver react to plea deal
ST. GEORGE — The family of a St. George man hit and killed by an alleged driver under the influence is disappointed after the accused driver was sentenced to one year in jail. Matthew Jones was hit and killed in November at the intersection of 500 North and Bluff...
Teen driver crashes into home after losing control in a roundabout, police say
HURRICANE, Utah - A Utah teenager drove into a house after admitting he was going too fast and overcorrected, according to authorities. The Hurricane City Police Department said officers responded to a 1996 Ford Thunderbird running into a house on February 25. It was initially reported that the 16-year-old male...
Snow Canyon reaches 4A girls finals with victory over Cedar
OREM — Olivia Hamlin knew what the feeling was like to be on the cusp of playing for a championship and coming up one game short. Now, she and the rest of the Snow Canyon Warriors will get their shot to do so against the reigning champions. The state's...
He Won AGAIN! St. George Boy Headed To The National Championship!
St. George 9-Year Old, Hendrix Lay has JUST WON the Western United States Elk's Hoop Shoot, and he is now headed to the National Championship in Chicago this April! Hendrix, a local 3rd grader, celebrated his 9th birthday in Las Vegas this weekend by winning the Western Division of the Elk's Hoop Shoot. Hendrix knocked down 22 of 25 shots on his way to beat out kids from Nevada, California, Hawaii, and Arizona.
KUER in St. George — March 29-30
Stop by the St. George Art Festival to enjoy food, performing arts, fine art — and KUER! We’ll be located near the information booth, joined by our friends at PBS Utah, to connect, give away swag and offer fun art projects for kids. We’ll be there on Friday, March 29, from 11 a.m.-7 p.m. and again on Saturday, March 30, from 10 a.m.- 5 p.m.
Savor the Flavor: Unmissable Pizza Spots in Washington
This article presents three of the best pizzas you can find in Washington. Have you had the chance to sample any of them? If you have, we'd love to hear your thoughts in the comments section below!
2024 Best Restaurant: Wood Ash Rye
St. George is overrun with chain restaurants that weaseled in alongside its explosive growth. But amid mediocrity, we’ve discovered an island of excellence. Wood • Ash • Rye, located in Advenire Hotel. In St. George, Executive Chef Shon Foster has his work cut out for him. We often talk about the “Utah Palate” characterized as a picky eater who would gladly eat nuggets shaped like dinosaurs for every meal. But as St. George has grown it has grown up as evidenced by Foster’s challenging menu and success in what we hope will be a more adult St. George restaurant scene. Example: The Silver Queen Goat Cheese appetizer that features cheese sourced from Park City Creamery. A big bold step in the right direction if we’ve ever seen one.
Hollywood Comes To Southern Utah: New Opportunities For Locals
With the production facility being built by Kevin Costner in St George for his "Horizon" project, there may be opportunities for local people to work as extras and other introductory jobs to the film industry. The project was announced recently about the plan for the studios. It will be called...
Virgin River Canyon Recreation Area Shifts to Cashless Payments
Virgin River Canyon Recreation Area is transitioning to a fully cashless operation as announced by the Bureau of Land Management (BLM). The Virgin River Canyon Recreation Area, located off Interstate 15 and nestled between St. George, Utah, and Mesquite, Nevada, will no longer accept cash for campsite payments. A KSL...
Man arrested in possession of 158 separate identities in Washington County
A man was arrested in Washington County with 30 financial cards and the information of 158 individual identities on Friday, according to the Washington County Sheriff's Office.
Homeless man arrested with 30 pounds of meth in Washington County
A homeless man was arrested with 30 pounds of methamphetamine during a traffic stop in Washington County on Sunday, Feb. 11, according to Utah Highway Patrol.
Rollover crash in Ivins sends 1 to hospital
IVINS, Utah, Feb. 23, 2024 (Gephardt Daily) — A single car rollover blocked traffic briefly Thursday morning in Ivins as the lone occupant had to be extricated from the vehicle. First responders were dispatched at 7:30 a.m. to the crash scene on Center Street, Santa Clara-Ivins police said in...