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New executive director takes the helm at CNHA
Roxanne Bierman says she is excited to be working as the new executive director for the Canyonlands Natural History Association (CNHA). Bierman, who started her new job on May 25, succeeds Cindy Ha...
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Youth Garden Project receives Shopko Foundation grant for ‘nibble garden’
The Shopko Foundation recently awarded a Community Charitable Grant to the Youth Garden Project (YGP). The $300 grant will help maintain Youth Garden’s “nibble garden” area located along the Mill C...
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Local doctor donates vasectomy fees to non-profit groups
A local physician has contributed approximately $15,000 to local charities by collecting donations from the recipients of no-scalpel vasectomies performed at his Moab clinic. Through his program, D...
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New guide service aims to fill gap in backcountry offerings
A new backcountry guide service that specializes in custom journeys for small groups and families has opened in Moab. Deep Desert Expeditions, founded by Moab resident Mike Coronella, aims to fill ...
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    by Laura Haley
    The Times-Independent
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    by Charli Engelhorn
    staff writer
    07.12.12 - 10:29 am

  • <b><i>Realtors on the move...</b></i><br>
Moab Realty recently broke ground for a new office building at 301 South 400 East. The office will be an 8,200-square-foot professional office building and will have two stories and a full basement. Construction began May 23 and the realty group expects to be moving in early spring of 2017. The building will house Moab Realty and will have approximately 3,000 square feet of professional office space available for lease. Courtesy photo
    Realtors on the move...
    Moab Realty recently broke ground for a new office building at 301 South 400 East. The office will be an 8,200-square-foot professional office building and will have two stories and a full basement. Construction began May 23 and the realty group expects to be moving in early spring of 2017. The building will house Moab Realty and will have approximately 3,000 square feet of professional office space available for lease. Courtesy photo
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    The Ford logo is pictured at the Ford Motor Co plant in Genk(Reuters) - Ford Motor Co said on Wednesday it was recalling about 91,000 vehicles in North America to replace faulty fuel-pump parts that could potentially cause a car to stall without warning. Ford said it would replace fuel-pump control modules in about 88,151 vehicles, including certain of its 2013-15 model year Ford Taurus sedans, Ford Flex crossover utility vehicles, Lincoln MKS sedans, Lincoln MKT SUVs and Ford Police Interceptor sedans. The carmaker said it was additionally recalling 23,150 Ford Escape SUVs of 2017 model year to update power-window software.


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    Traders work at desks on the floor of the NYSE(Reuters) - U.S. stocks were little changed at the open on Wednesday as investors kept up their wait for Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen's speech on Friday for clues on the timing of an interest rate hike.


    2016-08-24 07:35:15 -0600

    The logo of Swiss bank UBS is seen at the entrance of office building in ZurichBy Jemima Kelly LONDON (Reuters) - Swiss bank UBS is leading a team of four of the world's biggest banks developing a system to enable financial markets to make payments and settle transactions quickly using blockchain technology. UBS has developed a "Utility Settlement Coin" (USC), which is a digital cash equivalent of each of the major currencies backed by central banks, such as the dollar or euro, rather than a decentralized new digital currency such as bitcoin. The USC would be convertible at parity with a bank deposit in the corresponding currency, making it fully backed by cash assets at a central bank.


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