Latest Kanab, Utah Stories

2011-11-24 00:30:00

S. Louise Phanstiel, who resides in Los Angeles, and has served on the Best Friends Animal Society http://www.bestfriends.org board for the past three years, was selected the organization's board of directors as chair. Kanab, Utah (PRWEB) November 23, 2011 The board of directors of [Best Friends Animal Society has elected S. Louise Phanstiel as chair, replacing the retiring John Fripp, past chair who also served as chief financial officer of the Society. Phanstiel, who resides in Los...

2010-12-17 00:00:43

Best Friends Animal Society's undercover camera catches the real, as yet untold, story of how our canine pals play a pivotal role in the annual societal phenomenon called the holidays. And since the one-minute Jolly Holi-dog video made its debut on You Tube a couple of weeks ago, it's taking on a life of its own, with views multiplying by the thousands per hour. Kanab, UT (Vocus/PRWEB) December 16, 2010 Most holiday-minded folks labor under the faulty assumption that little elves are...

2008-10-11 12:00:20

KANAB -- A three-day clinic for horse lovers and professionals will be held starting Oct. 17. The clinic, which will be conducted by farrier/clinician/ researcher Gene Ovnicek, will start Oct. 17 at 6 p.m. at Holiday Inn Express, 217 S. 100 East, Kanab, and will run through Oct. 19. It is co-sponsored by Best Friends Animal Society and Equine Lameness Prevention Organization. The clinic will feature lectures, demonstrations and hands-on training. Participants will learn about barefoot...

2008-07-19 06:00:20

By Patty Henetz, The Salt Lake Tribune Jul. 19--The conflict between motorized travel and quieter recreation isn't likely to subside any time soon in the Kanab region. The U.S. Bureau of Land Management on Friday released a two-volume proposed land-use plan for 550,000 acres of public land in Kane and Garfield counties that lets stand all but 25 miles of off-highway vehicle trail mapped in a preliminary study. "It's just kind of overkill," said Liz Thomas, an attorney for the Southern...

2008-07-05 06:00:12

By Mark Havnes, The Salt Lake Tribune Jul. 5--KANAB -- In the latest "National Treasure" flick, Ben Gates goes to Mount Rushmore in search of Aztec gold. In real life, Corey Shuman goes to Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monument in search of the same thing. And he will be able to continue hunting there for Montezuma's rumored riches -- now that the state has abandoned plans to seal off White Mountain east of Kanab to such expeditions. The closure was part of a wider effort to...

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