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Changes in global markets have led to a lot of confusion about what can and can’t be recycled these days.

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Zion National Park has become one of the busiest, most popular parks in the country. But that wasn’t the case in 1919 when it became Utah’s first national park. Back then, the challenge was how to promote tourism in the remote area.

Kitchens all over the Southwest this time of year are filled with the irresistible scent of tamales steaming on the stove.

Earth Notes: Stoic Cider

Oct 2, 2019
Stoic Cider

The best cider starts with heirloom varieties of apples. At least that’s what Kanin Routson prefers. Kanin, along with his wife Tierney, brother Cody and sister in law Claire, operate Stoic Cider on a farm near Prescott, Ariz.

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Western writer and historian Juanita Leavitt Brooks was forever and always a child of the frontier. She was born in 1898 in Bunkerville, just barely in Nevada, across the border from southwestern Arizona and Utah.