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Kennecott Ready To Wash Its Hands of Oquirrh Lake

Kennecott Ready To Wash Its Hands of Oquirrh Lake

On the west side of Bangerter Highway and 11400 South sits a beautiful and serene lake, Oquirrh Lake. People from all over the valley come to refresh themselves with a walk, a bike ride, or to simply ...

Giving Grinch Hopes To Provide Christmas For 50 Children

South Jordan residents can attend the Giving Grinch Christmas Boutique from noon to 4 p.m. on Saturday, Nov. 22 at the South Jordan Community Center, 10778 South Redwood Road. People are invited to...

Channel Your Inner Gingerbread Artist

South Jordan residents with a hidden talent for decorating gingerbread houses are invited to enter their creations into this year's Gale Center Gingerbread House contest. All entries will be...

City Council Thanks Bingham Teachers

To celebrate Bingham Day, two Bingham High teachers were honored with high praises at a Sept. 16 South Jordan City Council meeting. Mayor David Alvord presented Cynthia Cox and Kevin Moritz with...

Learning To Appreciate Having

Kayla Lyman, 17, recently journeyed from South Jordan to Africa in order to deliver 370 books to the Sean Michels School in Kenya. Kayla spent 14 days in a rural village where she had the opportunity ...

Chalk Art Festival

Eighteen pairs of Elk Ridge Middle School students competed in the school's 2014 Fall Chalk Art Festival Sept. 26 with an "All Things Halloween" theme. The semi-annual tradition of designing with...

City Council Reports

By City Councilmember Don Shelton One of my assignments on the city council is to work with the PACD Board (Public Arts and Cultural Development Board). The assignment is a bit of a dichotomy for me since I really have no artistic talent at all!...

Bingham's Mountain Biking Club Growing

A church mountain biking activity to Moab in 1991 began a life-long pursuit of the sport for South Jordan resident Rob Hansen. For the past 23 years, the 40-year-old has been racing more and more in...

Amateur And Junior Disc Golf World Champion

Jake LaPutka, 20, son of Luke and Lydia LaPutka of South Jordan, won the Amateur & Junior Disc Golf World Championship held this summer in St. Paul, Minn., competing against 273 others in six...

Chamber Corner: Upcoming Events And Ribbon Cuttings

Upcoming Events: Leads Luncheon – Come and hear about Avenue H and your insurance options with Melissa Carbajal. We are meeting on Wednesday, Nov. 5 at 11:30 a.m. at Brick Oven at 10622 South...

 
 
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