Tells the stories of life and people in this unique area, especially focusing on religion, and home and garden topics.
Rachel graduated Brigham Young University with a bachelor of arts in journalism and English.
In addition to The Daily Sentinel, Rachel has been a reporter at The (Fort Smith, Ark.) Southwest Times Record, The (Colorado Springs) Gazette and The (West Palm Beach, Fla.) Palm Beach Post. She also taught English for about two years at a public school in northwest China.
Feng Ovak, bless his heart, is not the brightest or luckiest half-orc, half-human to take on an infestation of dire … more
On April 30, 1789, George Washington stood on the second-floor balcony of Federal Hall in New York City. Robert R. … more
Spooky has no official list of duties, but occasionally she can be bothered to do a little door greeting. If she … more
It’s a difficult thing to describe if you’ve never felt it, that sense of submerging between the covers … more
In a move to address current and the possibility of future congestion at the Colorado National Monument east … more
The hyperbole can be forgiven, because we’re just not used to it. … more
The day begins when the iPhone says it does — not because it’s the boss of him, necessarily, but … more
It was lovely until it wasn’t, with the rain-turned-snow falling in lazy, plump flakes early Thursday … more
Hoo boy, what a lousy year this has been. … more
The meal was lovely — sliced turkey, mashed potatoes with gravy, a dinner roll, green beans and pie, of … more
Mesa County Sheriff’s deputies followed tire tracks over the roadway and through the town Thursday night to … more
The snowmen did nothing to deserve this. All they ever were was cute. … more
Gift wrapping time! … more
For being a somewhat tragic non-orphan (it turns out) with a well of daddy issues and cool robot friends, Luke … more
There’s something in the air this time of year, and not just the hope (or threat) of snow. … more
Victoria Hedler jokes that she’s a “nosy neighbor,” but hearing a man scream while she was out … more
Behind the front counter … more
Each person was asked the same three questions: … more
The Bureau of Land Management is aggressively looking for the person or persons who vandalized a portion of a … more
At the risk of winning a Bulwer-Lytton (you writers know what that is), there comes a dark and stormy night of the … more