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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
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  • <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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    A Wells Fargo Bank is shown in Charlotte, North Carolina(Reuters) - Wells Fargo & Co said on Tuesday that Chief Executive Officer John Stumpf will forfeit unvested equity awards worth about $41 million and will not get a salary while the company's board investigates the bank's sales practices. Carrie Tolstedt, the former head of the retail division at the center of a burgeoning sales scandal, has left the company ahead of her planned Dec. 31 retirement date, will get no severance and has forfeited unvested equity awards worth about $19 million, the bank said. Stumpf and Tolstedt will also not receive bonuses for 2016.


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    Pedestrians are reflected on a stock quotation board outside a brokerage in TokyoBy Shinichi Saoshiro TOKYO (Reuters) - Asian stocks were mostly lower on Wednesday, with European banking sector concerns and lower crude oil prices dulling investors' appetite for riskier assets. Equities in Asia had gained the previous day on a perceived win by Democrat Hillary Clinton at the first presidential debate over Republican Donald Trump, who is seen as creating greater uncertainty for the U.S. and global economies. Sagging oil, weighed down by waning hopes that a meeting of producers would reduce oversupply, also soured sentiment.


    2016-09-27 20:52:44 -0600

    Saudi Energy Minister Khalid al-Falih talks to reporters during the 15th International Energy Forum Ministerial (IEF15) in AlgiersIran rejected on Tuesday an offer from Saudi Arabia to limit its oil output in exchange for Riyadh cutting supply, dashing market hopes the two major OPEC producers would find a compromise this week to help ease a global glut of crude. "The gap (in views) between OPEC countries is narrowing. Oil prices have more than halved from 2014 levels due to oversupply, prompting OPEC producers and rival Russia to seek a market rebalancing that would boost revenues from oil exports and help their crippled budgets.


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