Saber Rattling in Strawberry Valley: The 1888 Encampment of the US Army in Utah

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Written by Christopher W. Merritt, Ph.D., Utah State Historic Preservation Officer Over 900 soldiers from the Infantry, Cavalry, and Artillery branches of the United States Army descended on Strawberry Valley in August of 1888 to engage in the first large-scale joint training exercises west of the Mississippi River. Typically, each …

Celebrate Cedar Mesa: Friends Gathering

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ticket required $45.00, Bluff Community Center – Join us for a day of educational presentations celebrating Cedar Mesa and the broader Bears Ears region. Presenters include Author & Adventurer Steve Allen; Zuni Artist Chris Lewis; Geologist Gary Gianniny; Santa Clara Artist Joe Naranjo; Archaeologist Shanna Diederichs; Heidi Redd, Kristen Redd & Matt …

Utah Outdoor Recreation Grant (UORG) Workshop – Nibley

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The Utah Office of Outdoor Recreation (OOR) offers unique grant opportunities to local governments and nonprofits, including the Utah Outdoor Recreation Grant (UORG) and two new opportunities: the Recreation Restoration Infrastructure Grant (RRI) and the Utah Children’s Outdoor Recreation and Education Grant (UCORE). At this workshop, the OOR team will walk you through the process step-by-step, helping …