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Haunted Woods Returns To Murray Park

Haunted Woods Returns To Murray Park

For more than 30 years, Murray's Haunted Woods has been a Halloween tradition. This year, the Murray Exchange Club once again sponsors the spooky event, with proceeds being used to prevent child...

Heritage Center Gets Recognized Nationally

The L. Clark Cushing Heritage Senior Center, 10 East 6150 South, recently became one of only three senior centers in the state to receive a national accreditation through the National Institute of...

Eagle Scout Service Project Benefits Homeless

Another Boy Scout earning his Eagle Scout rank On Sept. 20 close to 25 volunteers gathered at a home in Murray near Riverview Junior High School in preparation for an Eagle Scout service project of...

New Miss Murray to Reign During 2015

For Megan Zullo, the first time was the charm as she was crowned Miss Murray 2015 in her only experience participating in the event. The Murray High School senior is a soccer player, dancer and...

Murray City presents Cemetery Clues

Last October, the Murray History Board presented Murder and Mayhem in Murray, a walking tour that detailed several murders and nefarious individuals like labor activist Joe Hill, who was executed in the early 1900s for committing a double murder....

Sons Of Utah Pioneers

The Murray Chapter of the Sons of the Utah Pioneers has a great lineup of entertainment and lessons from history.  We usually meet on the fourth Wednesday of each month (except November and December), eat, and then listen to a presenter.  Here is...

Murray Rotary Makes A Difference

Murray Rotary continues their efforts in support of the Murray Greenhouse located across the street from Wheeler Farm. The Greenhouse is a "home" facility used for the furthering of education and...

Letter to the Editor

Dear Editor, The article  by Peri Kinder  is  exactly  what  Comcast  hopes  to  see, each time  Utopia is  mentioned. The rejection of any fiber optic utility is their ultimate goal. Throughout the  entire  USA ,they have ...

Hillcrest Junior High Blends Up Food & Fun

More than 200 Hillcrest Junior High students will have professional blenders in their classroom this fall, thanks to Blendtec. Blendtec donated eight blenders, complete with a cookbook,...

Learning Is More Than Reading Textbooks

Riverview Junior High students in Jennifer Mackay's biology class have been studying body systems and how they function. Now students will now go beyond textbooks and online resources by visiting the ...

German Traditions

Hillcrest Junior High students who are studying German got a taste of Oktoberfest Sept. 25 with a school lunch of bratwurst, German potato salad and apple strudel. Throughout the week they learned...

Murray Soccer On An Upswing

Murray High's girls soccer team was just one game away from making the state tournament in 2013. This year, the Lady Spartans are in a similar position needing to post a win or two more to put them...

How To Find Black Friday Deals Before Black Friday

I know, you don't want to hear it but, it's time to say it: Christmas Shopping. How many years has Christmas come and gone and you've said to yourself "next year I'm going to get done early"? How...

Chamber Corner

Eggs & Issues MeetingsFriday mornings 7:30-8:30amMimi's Restaurant (5300 So. State) October is a GREAT month to join us at Eggs & Issues. We will be hearing from the Murray School District....

Be Very Afraid

It was a cold, dark night in October. I huddled with my friends from Riverview Junior High, shivering to stay warm because seventh graders don't wear coats. I was dressed in my Levi's 501 button-fly...

Heritage Senior Center: Events Schedule

Upcoming events at the Heritage Senior Center, 10 East 6150 South. Phone 801-264-2635 for more information. The Heritage Center is a 55-plus recreation center for people who like to stay active, learn, get services, go places, stay healthy, play,...

 
 
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