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Saturday, March 28, 2020

All branches of Washington County Library System close amid COVID-19 pandemic

All eight branches of the Washington County Library System are closed as of Thursday in response to COVID-19 pandemic.

Update: St. George police say missing woman found, safe

St. George police were searching for a woman who had been missing since Saturday night.

Southern Utah University brings students, staff back early from study abroad in Italy

Southern Utah University in Cedar City said Tuesday it has brought home 33 students and three staff members early from a study abroad program in Italy due to coronavirus concerns. 

Update: Police ID man fatally injured in St. George auto-pedestrian accident

Police have identified a man fatally injured early Sunday morning when he was struck by a vehicle near 700 East and 100 South in St. George. 

St. George police conducting training exercises in area of Dixie State University Wednesday

St. George police will be conducting training exercises in the area of Dixie State University Wednesday. 

Update: Man, woman extricated, flown to hospital after Jeep hit by semi on I-15...

Two people were flown to the hospital by medical helicopter Monday night after a crash on northbound Interstate 15 near milepost 48 in southern Utah.

Update: Man critically injured when car plows into In-N-Out Burger in southern Utah passes...

A man who was inside an In-N-Out Burger when a car plowed into it Saturday afternoon in Washington City has died, officials said.

UHP troopers near Cedar City stop cars, find 42 pounds of contraband, including meth,...

Utah Highway Patrol troopers stopped two cars for equipment failure on Friday, and ended up finding illegal drugs.

Winter storm warning, flash flood watch issued for parts of Southern Utah

A winter storm warning and flash flood watch have been issued for parts of southern Utah after some five months with no rain.

Ringleader of group accused of bilking vulnerable St. George woman out of $264K arrested...

The suspected ringleader of a group accused of cheating an endangered St. George woman out of at least $264,500 has been arrested in California.

St. George caretaker arrested after allegedly taking $200K from elderly man

A St. George woman was arrested Thursday after allegedly taking more than $200,000 from an elderly disabled man she was caring for.

Officials ID man killed in paragliding accident near Moab airport

Officials have identified a paraglider who died Sunday when he crashed in Grand County, about a mile west of Canyonlands Field Airport, in Moab.

Police: Driver, 20, charged after fleeing Hurricane police, striking Washington City patrol cars

A 20-year-old woman has been booked into the Washington County Jail after police say she left the scene of an accident, then pulled over for police twice before again fleeing, then hitting police vehicles in another city.

2.9 magnitude earthquake hits Southern Utah

A 2.9 magnitude earthquake hit Southern Utah Sunday night. 

Southern Utah’s Mile Marker 122 Fire is fully contained

The Mile Marker 122 Fire, which was burning about 10 miles north of Beaver, is now fully contained as of Saturday evening.

Utah Attorney General warns sex trafficking major issue in Southern Utah

The Utah Attorney General's Office is warning Southern Utah residents that sex trafficking is a "major concern" in their area.

Paramotor pilot fatally injured in Washington County crash

The body of a missing paraglider was recovered Tuesday morning in Washington County.

Milford man dies after 2-vehicle collision in Southern Utah

A 61-year-old man died Friday after a two-vehicle accident in Enoch.

Body recovered, identified after Utah man jumps from waterfall in Gunlock State Park

Searchers have recovered the body of a man who failed to resurface after jumping from a waterfall into the reservoir below Friday at Gunlock State Park.

National Weather Service issues flash flood watch for Southern Utah

The National Weather Service has a flash flood watch in effect until midnight for parts of Southern Utah.

Body found after search crews called out for northern Utah man missing in Zion...

A body was found Thursday as search and rescue crews scoured an area of Zion National Park for a missing Northern Utah man.

Volunteers search for missing toddler in rural San Juan County

Crews in San Juan County are looking for a missing 3-year-old girl near Aneth, in the far southeastern corner of Utah.

Bench dedicated to missing St. George son Macin Smith is ‘a place to be...

Macin Smith's mom, Tracey Bratt-Smith, doesn't hesitate when she's asked what she would say if she could sit on a new bench dedicated to her missing son and speak directly to him.

Man allegedly burglarizes St. George home while mother, young daughter inside

A St. George man has been arrested after he allegedly burglarized a family's home-- while a mother and her young daughter were inside.

St. George man arrested after allegedly shooting at car, attempting to take officer’s weapon

A St. George man has been arrested on one count of first-degree felony disarming a police officer and four counts of third-degree felony aggravated assault after he allegedly shot at another car then tried to take an official's weapon.