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It's a wrap for another Zions Indie Film Festival

For the regular motorist driving by the SCERA Center for the Arts last Wednesday through Saturday, one might have thought there was some kind of party going on. They wouldn’t have been wrong. It was the Zions Indie Film Festival, formerly the LDS Film Festival, that was not only a party and competition but a gathering of independent producers, directors, actors, creators and screenwriters all sharing their talents and ideas with an excited public. The festival’s theme was "Gather. Celebrate. Connect." “These are words we have chosen to help guide and direct our thought, ...


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Timothy Wendell Parker & Jeannie Lyn Peterson Parker

Timothy Wendell Parker, 58, and Jeannie Lyn Peterson Parker, 50, of Spanish Fork, Utah passed away on March 14, 2023. Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to Walker Funeral Home of Spanish Fork, Utah. Condolences may be sent to the family at www.walkermemorials.com.

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Sanpete County

Why cruise?

Last week I mentioned that one of my problems in life was that I was tired of the cold. I love that we’ve had a cold, wet winter. And I hope it keeps raining and yes, snowing (in the mountains) for a while. But, I am tired of it being cold. I temporarily solved my “tired of the cold” ...

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Garvey: If you’re giving away bailouts, I’ll take one, please

Dear Sirs (one assumes), What follows is my official application to be included in the billions of dollars in bailouts — I'm sorry, "debt relief" — planned for the Silicon Valley banks that failed after engaging in risky tech industry loans, dumb cryptocurrency investments and faulty ...

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