Axtell, UT

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Miss Sanpete’s story having an impact

Astyn Childs is now in top 3 in ‘People’s Choice’ voting. GUNNISON—Ashtyn Childs, Miss Sanpete County, is currently one of the top three contestants statewide in People’s Choice voting in the Miss Utah competition, which runs Thursday through Saturday this week. Voting for the People’s...
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Cattlemen name Brad Bown King Cowboy

MANTI—The Sanpete County Cattlemen’s Association has named Brad Bown of Manti as the 2002 latest King Cowboy. Russell Faatz, association president, presented the award at the organization’s annual dinner Thursday, June 23 at the Fairgrounds pavilion. Bown will represent the association in the annual Sanpete County Fair parade later this summer.

Intermountain Healthcare to purchase land in Ephraim

Sanpete Valley Hospital administrator Aaron Wood has confirmed that Intermountain Healthcare plans to purchase land in Ephraim later this year. A hospital with as many as 125 beds has been rumored, but it will be determined at a later date what the land will be used for.
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Ephraim ready to start on skate park

EPHRAIM—After two and a half years of planning, Ephraim is close to beginning construction of a skate park at Canyon View Park that will cost up to $1 million when all phases are complete. The city Recreation Department contracted with American Ramp Company, a manufacturer that specializes in interpreting...
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Colorful crossing guard named Manti grand marshal

MANTI—California native Judy Chantry continues to bring smiles and kindness to Manti, providing services and to all types of residents. Although she is not a Manti native, she has been serving the community for more than 20 years through her former business, Kopy Katz, and volunteering at the elementary school.
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Ephraim Housing Authority asks city to get land so they can provide housing

EPHRAIM — The Ephraim City Housing Authority recently asked the Ephraim City Council to collaborate with them in a new subdivision the housing authority would like to develop on city land. The housing authority builds homes and sells them to qualified families. Traditionally, the homes have been 1,450 square...

Pictures of the Day: The perfect wing

Bruce Barmakian submitted this photo and note: “Soaring pilots flew the skies around Richfield, Utah, for a week in June 2022. The self-launching Swift is the perfect wing for an afternoon of fun dancing with thermals. Thank you to Chad Cook for the use of his hangar and to the folks at Richfield Municipal Airport (KRIF) for their hospitality.”

2021 Annual Drinking Water Quality Report Fillmore City 6/29/22

We’re pleased to present to you this year’s Annual Drinking Water Quality Report. This report is designed to inform you about the quality of the water and services we deliver to you every day. Our constant goal is to provide you with a safe and dependable supply of drinking water. We want you to understand the efforts we make to continually improve the water treatment process and protect our water resources. We are committed to ensuring the quality of your water. Our water sources have been determined to be from groundwater sources. Our water sources are Water Cress Spring and Fillmore Airport Wells 2 & 3.
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Mayfield Town gives out five scholarships

MAYFIELD— Several scholarships are being awarded to five of the top high school seniors from Mayfield. These students have been active in the community and in high school, along with having high academics. The Mayfield Lions Club awarded two of the five scholarships, which will be presented to seniors...
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Kirk Anderson Scholarship given to Koler Ludvigson

GUNNISON— Gunnison Valley High School senior Koler Ludvigson was awarded the Kirk M. Anderson scholarship at the Class of 2022 awards banquet on Wednesday, May 18 at Gunnison Elementary. Kirk M. Anderson passed away on Feb. 1, 2022. He was a graduate from the high school in 1972, and...

BLM invites the public to tour Axtell wild horse off-range corrals

AXTEL — The Bureau of Land Management announces a public tour of the Axtell off-range corrals where attendees will have an opportunity to tour the facility, observe approximately 1,000 wild horses and discuss the BLM’s Wild Horse and Burro Program. The tour will take place on July 1 from 9 a.m. to noon; the facility is located at 13500 South 10490 W (mile marker 235.2 on U.S. 89), in Axtell.