NFL’s Las Vegas Raiders win in overtime, delighting first crowd to watch a regular-season game there

LAS VEGAS — The Las Vegas Raiders NFL team played their first regular-season home game in front of fans at Allegiant Stadium on Monday night, taking on the Baltimore Ravens in a nationally televised matchup. The Raiders won the game in overtime when quarterback Derek Carr found wide receiver Zay Jones wide open for a […]
Read more

Ironman 70.3 World Championship offers athletes unique combination of exhilarating course, community support

CONTRIBUTED CONTENT — When athletes from around the world come to St. George for the Ironman 70.3 World Championship on Sept. 18, they will participate in a local tradition that is now over a decade old and racing on one of the most unique courses in the world. Paul Huddle, senior regional director, Southwest for […]
Read more

Protect loved ones by being prepared for disasters, emergencies

FEATURE —National Preparedness Month is held each September to raise awareness about preparing for disasters and emergencies. The 2021 theme is“Prepare to Protect. Preparing for disasters is protecting everyone you love.” According to the Federal Emergency Management Agency, what people do before a disaster can make a dramatic difference in their ability to cope with […]
Read more

‘We’re searching for the first survivor’: Walk to End Alzheimer’s engages, inspires Iron County residents

CONTRIBUTED CONTENT — The Alzheimer’s Association is inviting residents of Iron County and surrounding areas to unite in a movement to reclaim the future for millions by participating in the 2021 Cedar City Walk to End Alzheimer’s. The fundraising walk will be held Saturday at the Cedar City Motor Company, located at 1010 N. Main […]
Read more

UPDATED: Suspect taken into custody following large-scale police response, closure of I-15

ST. GEORGE — The Utah Highway Patrol reported an active gunman incident on Interstate 15 around 7:45 p.m. Monday evening; however, early Tuesday morning UHP reported that the suspect has been taken into custody. Additionally, according to the Utah Department of Transportation website, all lanes of traffic on northbound and southbound Interstate 15 have been […]
Read more