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ON THE COVER: 2017 Kanab Balloons & Tunes Roundup

PLUS: “The Importance of being Earnest” kicks off 2017 season at Brigham’s Playhouse, “Good Ol’ Freda”: The woman behind The Beatles arrives in St. George, and Zion National Park area is gorgeous this time of year.

INSIDE: Publisher’s Perspective by Josh Warburton, local events, local news, local music, opinion by Greta Hyland, The Independent’s Golfers Guide, historic downtown St. George section, book review by Niki Hawkes, 2017 Sundance recap by Adam Mast, album review by Charles Cuthbertson, Clip-n-Save coupon section, and The Independent calendar of events.


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