Southern Utah News

Image from Washington County Police body cam shows a happy reunion of Gus and his family on Sept. 2...

BODY CAM: Southern Utah family’s traffic stop on road trip turns into missing cat rescue

A 6-month-old cat named Gus was rescued from a car's grill during a routine traffic stop. The family thought the cat had gone missing.
3 days ago
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Amie Schaeffer

7-year-old girl seriously injured when hit by truck now breathing on her own

The young girl was flown by a medical helicopter on Sunday night after she was hit by the truck on Sept. 26.
4 days ago
The town of Apple Valley, in Washington County, has run out of water. City officials are unsure why...
Mark Jones

Washington Co. town has run out of water, officials unsure of why

A Washington County town has run out of water. City officials are unsure of the cause.
9 days ago
Officials in Washington County say measures are being taken to ensure water use meets the future gr...
Emma Keddington

Official: Water use will meet future needs in Washington County

Officials in Washington County say steps are being taken to make sure water needs meet the future growth of the county.
10 days ago
A 16-year-old was killed Tuesday morning following a one-vehicle crash in Washington County. Photo ...
Mark Jones

Washington County crash claims the life of a 16-year-old

A one-vehicle crash Tuesday morning in Washington County claimed the life of a 16-year-old.
18 days ago
A vehicle rolled on state Route 59 Tuesday morning, killing one 16-year-old and injuring three othe...

Teen dead, three injured in southern Utah crash

The Utah Highway Patrol are investigating an accident in Southern Utah that killed a 16-year-old on Tuesday.
19 days ago
The Utah State Bureau of Investigation and the Utah Highway Patrol are investigating after witnesse...
Mark Jones

Identity released in double-fatal accident near Enoch

On Tuesday, Sept. 5, a double-fatal crash occurred near Enoch. A 46-year-old man and a 16-year-old teenager died in the crash.
22 days ago
The St. George Utah Temple. Photo credit: The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints....
Mark Jones

Renovated St. George Utah Temple ready for public tours

A public tour of the renovated St. George Utah Temple will begin on Friday, Sept. 15.
24 days ago
Damage on southern Utah trails after heavy rainfall on Friday. Sep. 1, 2023. (St. George City)...
Clayre Scott

St. George hiking trails closed for repair, damaged by heavy rains

Southern Utah saw heavy rains on Friday, causing rain damage to several trails.
29 days ago
Sand Hollow State Park near St. George, Utah. A man was ran over by an ATV....
Derrick Jones

Man injured by ATV at Sand Hollow State Park

An ATV rolled over a man today in Sand Hollow State Park. He was transported via life flight. The incident happened near Top of the World
1 month ago
The St. George Regional Airport has closed due to flooding on Wednesday, Aug. 23, 2023. Photo credi...
Mark Jones

Flooding forces closure of St. George Airport.

Flooding in the area has forced the closure of the St. George Regional Airport.
1 month ago
Image of National Weather Service warning to residents of three southern Utah towns about the poten...
Simone Seikaly

Officials warn of severe weather in southwest Utah

A special weather statement posted on X warned those in southern Utah that severe weather was possible Friday afternoon.
1 month ago
Bryce Canyon rock formations are pictured. Portions of central and southern Utah, including popular...
Larry D. Curtis

Flood watch issued for central, southern Utah Friday

The Salt Lake City office of the NWS issued the flood watch late Thursday morning in effect Friday afternoon through evening.
1 month ago
HURRICANE, Utah -- Over three dozen children got to "Shop with a Cop" in the Hurricane City Police ...
Clayre Scott

Kids got to shop with a cop in Hurricane, just in time for school

Over three dozen children got to "Shop with a Cop" in the Hurricane City Police Department's back-to-school event.
2 months ago
FILE: Family and kids play in the water of the North Fork of the Virgin River in Zion National Park...
Eliza Pace

Flash flood warning in place for southern and central Utah including Zion National Park

Federal forecasters expect heavy rains and increased flash flood threat on Thursday and Friday.
2 months ago
Image of President Joe Biden, signing a proclamation to create a new national monument on land that...
Simone Seikaly

Utah lawmakers react to new monument named by President Biden

Utah's senators and Governor describe the new monument named by President Biden as disastrous for Utah grazers and miners.
2 months ago
FBI seeks help identifying victims of violent sexual assault offender...
Derrick Jones

FBI seeks help identifying victims of violent sexual assault offender

The FBI's Portland Field Office is asking for assistance in identifying potential victims of a sexual assault predator
2 months ago
Red rock arch in Arches, one of the national parks in Utah...
Mark Jones

Texas man found dead inside Arches National Park

A 66-year-old man from Austin, Texas was found dead inside Arches National Park on Tuesday.
2 months ago
Cedar Breaks National Monument's colorful carved amphitheater of stone sits high on the plateau abo...
Derrick Jones

Cedar Breaks’ Geology Jamboree

Cedar Breaks National Monument is teaming up with Zion National Park to offer an exciting, and educational opportunity to visitors.
2 months ago
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Derrick Jones

Drone footage shows billowing black smoke from fire in St. George

A pallet fire that started near 446 Park Street in St George has spread to structures according to St George Fire.
2 months ago
Brian head biking...
Andrew Gordon

Brian Head hosting Big Mountain Enduro this weekend

The Big Mountain Enduro racing event is happening this weekend at Brian Head Resort.
2 months ago
Diamond Ranch Academy could soon close...
Aimee Cobabe and Carlos Artiles Fortun

Diamond Ranch Academy closing after being denied a license renewal

The Utah Department of Health and Human Services said they are not renewing the licenses to Diamond Ranch Academy in southern Utah.
3 months ago
Washington County search and rescue conducted two operations Saturday to assisted hikers in need of...
Mark Jones

Washington County search and rescue responds to 2 different incidents

Search and rescue crews from Washington County were involved in two operations on Saturday to help hikers in need of assistance.
3 months ago
A new wildfire started up Sunday morning in Beaver County near I-15. Shutterstock....
Mark Jones

New brush fire starts up in Beaver County

A wildfire has started up Sunday in Beaver County near I-15.
3 months ago