St. George News, including STGnews.com, StGeorgeUtah.com, Cedar City News and CedarCityUtah.com, a Canyon Media company, provides comprehensive and interactive news services focusing on matters of relevance to the communities of Southern Utah. Our coverage includes news, sports, community and civic events, opinion, lifestyle, business and other matters of concern and interest to the community that our readers can trust and enjoy. St. George News offers provocative and engaging opinion and advice columns, feature series and shows. We engage the opinions and interaction of our community of readers through letters to the editor, comment forums and submitted feature material as well as sponsored content.
RELEVANCE • RELIABILITY • REPRESENTATION • INTERACTION
Our mission is (1) to provide the community with relevant, unrestricted, unbiased, fair, uplifting and accurate news, truths and greater issues in a reliable and timely fashion, (2) to serve our local communities in facilitating the exchange of information between leaders, businesses, charities and residents for the best interests of the St. George area communities, and (3) to welcome online interaction among our community of readers. Avenues of interaction include comments to articles online, Facebook, Twitter, letters to the editor and submissions. Private email, Facebook and text messaging and other conversations with the editors are always welcome as well.
Analytics show St. George News to be the most visited website in Southern Utah and the St. George News community of readers and participants continues to grow and develop across the state. St. George News was launched in September 2010, and Cedar City News was launched in May 2014. Simply put:
WE • ARE • READ
Community Stewardship – Keeping the community informed.
Trust – Keeping the innocent protected and delivering truth.
Mutual Respect – Not taking sides or pushing agendas.
Courage – Not being afraid to tell it like it is.
Credibility – Being the authoritative source of daily information for Southern Utah.
Excellence – Presenting a high-quality product in a timely manner.
The St. George News Staff
Paul Dail, Editor in Chief
Michael Rinker, Managing Editor / Sports
Reporters / Contributors
Cody Blowers, Reporter
Jeff Richards, Reporter
Joseph Witham, Reporter
Markee Heckenliable, Reporter
Mikayla Shoup, Reporter
Mori Kessler, Senior reporter
Reuben Wadsworth, Contributing Reporter
Robert Hoppie, Contributing photographer
Spencer Ricks, Reporter
Columnists / Column, show or series
Kat Dayton / Here & there feature column.
Sheldon Demke / “TGIF Show.”
Bryan Hyde / Perspectives opinion column.
Ed Kociela / On the EDge opinion column.
Howard Sierer / Right On opinion column.
Geoff Steurer / Relationship Connection advice column.
Reuben Wadsworth, “Days” series.
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