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ON THE COVER: Escalante Canyons Art Festival

PLUS: Art imitates life in blistering Kayenta Arts Foundation production, Red Rock Film Festival features black-and-white films, and Zion Rocktoberfest!

INSIDE: Publisher’s Perspective by Josh Warburton, opinion pieces, local news, local events, humor, golfer’s guide, art, book reviews, downtown St. George section including message from St. George Mayor Jon Pike, movie guide, album review, local music, the Clip-n-Save Coupon section, and The Independent’s calendar of events!


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