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Police investigating bomb threat

Posted: Wednesday, Jan 21st, 2015
On Sunday, Jan. 18, at approximately 3:25 p.m., the Page Walmart Store, located at 1017 Haul Road, received a bomb threat. The caller advised the store associate who had received the call, that they had strategically placed a bomb in the store. Walmart management made the decision to evacuate the store, while police and fire units from the City of

Council approves additional funds for chamber

Posted: Wednesday, Jan 21st, 2015
Page City Council held its first meeting of the year last Wednesday with a brimming list of presentations, including the city's yearly audit, and heated discussion over further funding for the Page Lake Powell Chamber of Commerce.
During initial Fiscal Year 2014/2015 budget discussions, $15,000 was allocated for the chamber, with the funds coming from the Tourism Fund. When the

Two people honored in police chief’s new initiative

Posted: Wednesday, Jan 21st, 2015
Page Police Chief Frank Balkcom honored two people when he rolled out his new "Broken Window Initiative" last Wednesday.
The goal of Balkcom's initiative is to encourage the public and the police force to work together more closely, and communicate more openly and freely.
"Community involvement is the cornerstone of crime prevention," said Balkcom.

Debbie in Libraryland

Posted: Wednesday, Jan 21st, 2015
Page's Library Director Debbie Winlock has loved books ever since she was able to read. Books were her escape, and the characters she found inside their covers were her best friends, mentors, role models and adventure partners.
Her favorite genre is historical fiction. Her favorite books include "Anne of Green Gables," and Francine Rivers' "Mark of the Lion" series.

Early impact aid payment could mean raises for PUSD teachers

Posted: Wednesday, Jan 21st, 2015
The Page Unified School District is looking to save roughly $300,000 in interest payments on its U.S. Federal Impact Aid Bonds this year, money PUSD business manager Nina Garland and superintendent Jim Walker say they'd like to see go to teacher and staff raises.
Impact Aid bond funding, which is awarded to school districts that serve students living on nontaxable

Glen Canyon National Recreation Area proposes fee increase

Posted: Wednesday, Jan 21st, 2015
The National Park Service hosted an open house last Wednesday to provide information and hear public input regarding proposed fee increases in the Glen Canyon National Recreation Area.
They are proposing increases for all entrances, camping areas and boat usage. If approved, the changes would begin in May 2015. According to Katie Wood, Glen Canyon National Recreation Area Education

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