Region 9 girls soccer recap: Desert Hills stays atop standings, but 5 other teams have at least 4 wins

ST. GEORGE — Since the beginning of September, when the Utah High School Activities Association first released its statewide RPI rankings for girls soccer, Region 9 players, coaches and fans have been able track their team’s progress as they aim for a favorable bracket seeding in the state playoffs next month. Currently, No. 3 Desert […]
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‘Not a wise thing to do’: Washington County suspends burn season while BLM extends fire restrictions

ST. GEORGE — Due to the ongoing volatility of the fire season, local fire agencies have postponed Washington County’s burn season until further notice. The Bureau of Land Management also announced earlier this week that it is extending fire restrictions on public lands spread across several Southern Utah counties. “The area remains extremely dry and […]
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Utah teachers association says schools are not complying with COVID-19 recommendations

SALT LAKE CITY — The Utah Education Association Friday fired off two letters, one to Governor Gary Herbert and one to the State Board of Education, calling for changes in how state leaders and local health departments oversee school district safety plans. “On behalf of Utah educators, the Utah Education Association calls on you to […]
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