ST. GEORGE — In case you missed it, here is your weekend recap of the top five most-viewed stories published on St. George News from Saturday to Sunday, Dec. 2-3.

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Attempt to flee motel with Uber foiled when St. George police intercept, 3 arrested

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ST. GEORGE — Officers responding to a motel on St. George Boulevard on what was initially reported as a disorderly call ended up arresting three suspects on Thanksgiving day. The detainment came after officers learned that one of the suspects reportedly pulled a gun during the escalating confrontation, according to police.

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Southern Utah Drag Stars hope to expand role in community after winning national award

Southern Utah Drag Stars won the “Queer to Stay: An LGBTQ+ Business Preservation Initiative sponsored by the Human Rights Campaign and Showtime, St. George, Utah, June 30, 2023 | Photo by Mori Kessler, St. George News

ST. GEORGE — Creating safe spaces for members of the LGBTQ+ community has been the goal of one Southern Utah group, which is being recognized with a national award and a monetary prize. 

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Horoscopes: December takes off with whirlwind of passionate cosmic energy – what it means for you

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FEATURE — December begins with a whirlwind of creativity and passionate emotions.

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New Google geothermal electricity project in Nevada could be a milestone for clean energy

A drill rig stands at a Fervo Energy geothermal site near Milford, Utah, Nov. 26, 2023. In Nevada, Fervo Energy’s first operational project has begun pumping carbon-free electricity onto that state’s electric grid to power Google data centers, Google announced Nov. 28, 2023 | Associated Press file photo by Ellen Schmidt, St. George News

LAS VEGAS, Nev. — An advanced geothermal project has begun pumping carbon-free electricity onto the Nevada grid to power Google data centers there, Google announced Tuesday.

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4 Snow Canyon Warriors join all-Utah soccer recruiting class at Colorado Northwestern CC

Front row middle (L to R) Lilly Witwer, Ashlee Harris, Chloe Vowell and Millie Warner share the love with family and friends at their college signing ceremony, St. George, Utah, Nov. 28, 2023 | Photo by E. George Goold, St. George News

ST. GEORGE — Four seniors at Snow Canyon High School will pursue their lifelong love of soccer when they go to college.

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