Kane County Newswire

Kane County Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Kane County, UT.

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  1. Lucky locals win Grand to Grand scholarshipsRead the original story

    Thursday Dec 6 | Southern Utah News

    Grand to Grand Ultra directors Colin and Tess Geddes have thrilled two local people Deena Farmer and Pete Daw winners of the G2G 2019 scholarships for Kane County residents.

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  2. Mayor Houston appoints Clarkson to Kanab City Planning CommissionRead the original story

    Thursday Dec 6 | Southern Utah News

    ... whether the Kanab City Planning Commission member vacancy was advertised in the paper, as are openings for the Kane County Planning Commission. Mayor Robert Houston stated that the City Planning Commission vacancy was not advertised. City Manager ...

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  3. Kanab wonders about our emergency preparednessRead the original story

    Thursday Nov 29 | Southern Utah News

    ... threats (among other immediate practical skills like flood management, traffic control, etc.) Many people in Kane County don't realize we have a CERT program for Kane County. So far, 14 people have officially completed 21 hours of training and are ...

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  4. 1 killed, 1 injured in crash on SR-14 in Kane CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 22 | KSL-TV

    An Enoch man died and a woman was injured after their vehicle rolled 40 feet down an embankment on a snowy highway in southern Utah on Thursday, authorities said. Utah Highway Patrol officials said Edwin Hackley, 80, died in the crash about 6 miles west of Duck Creek Village, Kane County.

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  5. Veterans Day 2018 in Kane County SchoolsRead the original story

    Wednesday Nov 21 | Southern Utah News

    Valley Elementary School honored local Veterans in an assembly at their school. They retired a flag, and Micah Young talked to the students about his experience in Iraq.

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  6. Group pursues Astronomical Observatory for Kanab - first Star Party December 7Read the original story

    Wednesday Nov 21 | Southern Utah News

    ... AIA, of Mesa Design, Kanab. Area residents and visitors are invited to a special Star Party fundraiser at the Kane County Water Conservancy Building, 725 E. Kaneplex Drive in Kanab, Utah on Friday, December 7. Activities will begin in the large ...

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  7. Noland: Door-to-door push was difference in winning judge seatRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 8, 2018 | Daily Herald

    Former Elgin state Sen. Michael Noland estimates he went 15 miles on his Segway almost every day from the beginning of July to this week campaigning for a circuit judge seat in Kane County's 16th Judicial Circuit. Voters this week rewarded the 57-year-old Elgin man, making him the first Democrat elected to a countywide judge's seat in the circuit.

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  8. Rich Csenge - embarking on another projectRead the original story

    Nov 8, 2018 | Southern Utah News

    ... of global warming to nonbelievers, growing a healthy garden, or posting where to buy the best apples in Kane County, Csenge focuses all his energies to make his vision a reality. So far, his crowning passion is the Amazing Earthfest, held every year ...

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  9. Coalition thanks Kanab for sidewalksRead the original story

    Oct 25, 2018 | Southern Utah News

    The Healthy Kane County Coalition would like to thank Kanab City for the installation of sidewalks on Main Street.

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  10. Sidewalk Chalk Art Festival Oct. 18-20Read the original story

    Oct 18, 2018 | Southern Utah News

    ... must be completed by 3 p.m . Saturday for judging. Awards will be announced at 5 p.m. on the stage behind the Kane County Tourist Information Building. You can enter as an individual or as a group. There will be cash prizes for winners and local ...

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  11. Child fatality on Lake Powell in Willow Creek CanyonRead the original story

    Oct 11, 2018 | Southern Utah News

    ... on Lake Powell in Willow Creek Canyon, approximately 34 miles by boat down lake from Halls Crossing Marina in Kane County, Utah. Also assisting were the Kane County and San Juan County Sheriff's Offices. The incident is under investigation by the ...

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  12. 4th annual Red Rocktoberfest Canyon to Canyon Art Walk on October 20Read the original story

    Oct 4, 2018 | Southern Utah News

    ... to the streets (or the sidewalks), in a unique competition, with the winners announced Saturday evening. Healthy Kane County Coalition is supporting the event by hosting booths at both the start and end points of Kanab's "merchant mile." Water and ...

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  13. No trash talk for Orderville and GlendaleRead the original story

    Oct 4, 2018 | Southern Utah News

    ... in Orderville were filled last month. They were emptied and are looking for more trash until Oct. 15. The Kane County valley communities of Orderville and Glendale decided they wanted to do something about the large amount of trash and junk that had ...

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  14. Colorado man presumed drowned in Lake Powell incidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 26, 2018 | Canon City Daily Record Newspaper

    A Colorado man is presumed dead after jumping off a houseboat into Lake Powell on Saturday and not returning to the craft. Daniel Patrick McGukin, 41, of Avon, was with a group of friends on a houseboat when the incident happened, according to the Kane County Utah Sheriff's Office.

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  15. Register now for unique Kanab Writers Conference, receive discountRead the original story

    Sep 27, 2018 | Southern Utah News

    ... now for the seventh annual Kanab Writers Conference to be held October 12 and 13, at Kanab High School in scenic Kane County, Utah, near the Arizona/Utah border. This conference is beloved because of its intimate atmosphere and access to presenters, ...

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  16. Colorado man presumed drowned in Lake Powell incidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 26, 2018 | Denver Post

    A Colorado man is presumed dead after jumping off a houseboat into Lake Powell on Saturday and not returning to the craft. Daniel Patrick McGukin, 41, of Avon, was with a group of friends on a houseboat when the incident happened, according to the Kane County Utah Sheriff's Office.

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  17. Marking the anniversary of Grand StaircaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 19, 2018 | Salt Lake Tribune

    Tourists on Wednesday explore the Toadstools, formations located in an area recently removed from the Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monument. The spot 45 miles east of Kanab is a popular destination for families.

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  18. Less snow prompts push to lengthen Grand Canyon visit seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 16, 2018 | Post Register

    ... the year so we can promote ourselves as a four-season destination," said Camille Johnson, tourism director for Kane County, Utah, in Kanab, the closest major city in Utah to the North Rim. The 30-year average for snowfall at the North Rim is more ...

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  19. Grand Canyon's North Rim may get longer visiting seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 15, 2018 | Las Vegas Review Journal

    ... the year so we can promote ourselves as a four-season destination," said Camille Johnson, tourism director for Kane County, Utah, in Kanab, the closest major city in Utah to the North Rim. The 30-year average for snowfall at the North Rim is more ...

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  20. New Shuttle Service from Kanab to Bryce CanyonRead the original story

    Sep 13, 2018 | Southern Utah News

    ... area, it also expands the options for locals to connect in and out of town," Camille Johnson, Executive Director Kane County Office of Tourism. "While we look to grow tourism in the county, we are always considering the impact on locals. It is ...

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