Unsung legends: A look behind the scenes at the volunteers of the IRONMAN 70.3 World Championship

CONTRIBUTED CONTENT —St. George and surrounding communities are the backdrop for the 2022 Intermountain Healthcare IRONMAN 70.3 World Championship presented by the Utah Sports Commission, which is making its return Oct. 28-29. As this legendary event brings 6,000 to 7,000 athletes from all over the world to Greater Zion during race week, upwards of 4,000 […]
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Man who allegedly stole copper wire from construction site arrested after being recognized in surveillance images

CEDAR CITY — Police in Cedar City have arrested a man for allegedly stealing copper wire and causing damage at a construction site. Steven William Schamaun, 32, was arrested Sept. 8, just three days after the theft reportedly occurred at a house under construction. Surveillance photos posted to Facebook by one of the owners of […]
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‘The right person at the right time’: Mindy Benson inaugurated as Southern Utah University’s 17th president

CEDAR CITY — “I love SUU. It’s not only in my blood, it is who I am,” Southern Utah University President Mindy Benson said during her inauguration on Friday. Benson, who had been serving as SUU’s interim president for more than one year, was formally installed as the university’s 17th president during Friday’s program, held […]
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