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City denies rezone request from Super 8 Motel owners
The Moab City Council on Tuesday, March 24, voted against a business owner’s request to rezone a property located on the north end of Main Street. The 4.4-acre parcel lies between the Super 8 Motel...
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City struggles to recruit new planning commission members
The Moab City Planning Commission is down to four members, and city staff is struggling to recruit someone to fill the open position, according to Moab Mayor David Sakrison.  The five-person commis...
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Colorado man dies in ATV crash on March 23
A Colorado man was killed Saturday, March 21 in an ATV accident near the camping area at White Wash Sand Dunes in northern Grand County. Jason Mondragon, 31, of Arvada Colorado, died just before 11...
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Body of Fruita man recovered from river
The body of a Colorado man was found floating in the Colorado River on Saturday, March 21. The body of Zachary Velasquez, 24, from Fruita, Colorado, was recovered from the river south of Fish Ford ...
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Care center using music to help patients suffering from Alzheimer’s and other memory disorders
As Dean Martin croons into her ears, Jackie Klaila’s face opens into a soft smile, her left foot tapping in time to the music. Opening her eyes, she sings along — “standing on the corner, watching ...
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<b><i>Happy centennial!<br></i></b>
Charlotte Hurley, head of children and teen services at the Grand County Public Library, hands slices of cake to Heather and Kendal Dalton on Tuesday, Feb. 17. The library celebrated its 100th anniversary with a day-long public party. The first Grand County Library opened Feb. 17, 1915 as the Moab Library. The current library building, which opened in 2006, was named the 2007 “Best Small Library in America” by Library Journal. Photo by Tom Taylor
Happy centennial!
Charlotte Hurley, head of children and teen services at the Grand County Public Library, hands slices of cake to Heather and Kendal Dalton on Tuesday, Feb. 17. The library celebrated its 100th anniversary with a day-long public party. The first Grand County Library opened Feb. 17, 1915 as the Moab Library. The current library building, which opened in 2006, was named the 2007 “Best Small Library in America” by Library Journal. Photo by Tom Taylor
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    In this image posted on the official Facebook account of Iraq's Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi shows the premier carrying the national flag as he walks with Iraqi security forces in Tikrit, Iraq, Wednesday, April 1, 2015. Iraqi security forces battled the last remaining pockets of Islamic State militants in Tikrit on Wednesday before the defense minister declared a ‘magnificent victory’ over the Islamic State group in Tikrit. (AP Photo/Iraq Prime Minister's office)TIKRIT, Iraq (AP) — Iraq declared a "magnificent victory" Wednesday over the Islamic State group in Tikrit, a key step in driving the militants out of their biggest strongholds.


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    U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry, second left, U.S. Secretary of Energy Ernest Moniz, left, British Foreign Secretary Philip Hammond, center, Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Sergei Ryabkov, second right, and German Foreign Minister Frank Walter Steinmeier wait for the start of a meeting on Iran's nuclear program with other officials from France, China, the European Union and Iran at the Beau Rivage Palace Hotel in Lausanne, Switzerland Tuesday, March 31, 2015. Diplomats scrambled Tuesday to reach consensus on the outline of an Iran nuclear deal just hours ahead of a self-imposed deadline to produce an agreement. (AP Photo/Brendan Smialowski, Pool)Iran and six world powers are pressing ahead with efforts to hammer out a framework accord.


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