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Unsung Heroes
Scott 'Sock' Beachum

When Scott “Sock” Beachum first heard that the Grand County Middle School was in need of para-educators to work in the severe special education program, he was relatively new to Moab and slinging p...
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Unsung Heroes: Jeremy Spaulding
Jeremy Spaulding grew up in a nice neighborhood in Oregon. His dad was a physical therapist, and his mother ran a daycare center. He says both of his parents were very nurturing and involved. When ...
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Moab Pastel Guild featured at Dead Horse Point gallery
The Moab Pastel Guild will return to the Bighorn Gallery at Dead Horse Point State Park with a new show entitled “Melodic Lines.” The paintings will be on display at the gallery from Sept. 1 throug...
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Unsung Heroes
Tom Edwards

More than 20 years ago, Tom Edwards was hired as the first school counselor in the Grand County School District. At the time, he wasn’t really sure what working as a counselor in the schools would ...
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  • Gardening & Living in Grand Style
    The peach twig borer, another pest on the rise….
    by By Michael Johnson
    Utah State University Extension Agent, Grand County
    09.22.16 - 10:05 am
  • Gardening & Living in Grand Style
    Elm seed bug — another new insect friend or not?
    by Michael Johnson
    Utah State University Extension Agent, Grand County
    09.08.16 - 11:32 am
  • Gardening and Living in Grand Style
    The bumble flower beetle, really — no kidding...
    by Michael Johnson
    Utah State University Extension Agent, Grand County
    08.25.16 - 10:51 am
  • Gardening and Living in Grand Style
    Insects recently seen in the garden...
    by Michael Johnson, Utah State University Extension Agent, Grand County
    08.11.16 - 10:13 am


  • <b>True Americana...</b><br>
Musical duo James Moors and Kort McCumber will perform at Star Hall, 159 E. Center St. on Friday, Aug.12. The singer-songwriter-musicians known for their Americana-style songs about life and love, will be joined for the concert by local musicians Willie and Denise Perritt. The concert begins at 8 p.m. Tickets are $12 in advance and $15 at the door. Advance tickets may be purchased online at: www.moorsandmccumber.com/tour.
    True Americana...
    Musical duo James Moors and Kort McCumber will perform at Star Hall, 159 E. Center St. on Friday, Aug.12. The singer-songwriter-musicians known for their Americana-style songs about life and love, will be joined for the concert by local musicians Willie and Denise Perritt. The concert begins at 8 p.m. Tickets are $12 in advance and $15 at the door. Advance tickets may be purchased online at: www.moorsandmccumber.com/tour.
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  • Generations
    Marcia Wood
    by Laura Haley
    The Times-Independent
    08.25.16 - 10:48 am
  • City hikes fees for rec programs, parks usage
    by Jeff Richards
    The Times-Independent
    07.21.16 - 10:39 am
  • MVMC camp introduces kids to diverse cultures
    by Emily Lawson
    The Times-Independent
    06.23.16 - 11:17 am

  • national news

     Don Mischer, executive producer of the 64th Primetime Emmy Awards, left, host Jimmy Kimmel, center, and Television Academy chairman and chief executive Bruce Rosenblum attend the Emmy Awards Red Carpet Rollout at the Nokia Theatre on Wednesday, Sept. 19, 2012, in Los Angeles. The Emmy Awards will be held Sunday, Sept 23. (Photo by Matt Sayles/Invision/AP)After rolling out the red carpet Wednesday morning in anticipation of Sunday's Emmy ceremony, host Jimmy Kimmel warned he's planning a prank on folks not watching the show.


    2012-09-20 06:55:40 -0600

    In this Sunday, Sept. 25, 2016 photo Scott Frazer, of Medford, Mass., plays a piano on the sidewalk in the Harvard Square neighborhood of Cambridge, Mass. A number of working pianos painted by local artists have been placed around Boston and Cambridge, each with a simple message to passersby: "Play Me, I'm Yours." (AP Photo/Steven Senne)BOSTON (AP) — Bostonians are embracing the painted pianos that have popped up across the city and neighboring Cambridge in recent days.


    2016-09-27 23:59:01 -0600

    FILE - In this May 16, 2016 file photo, Michael Moore attends the 20th Annual Webby Awards at Cipriani Wall Street in New York. Moore says he's not allowed to perform a one-man show about the presidential race at a central Ohio theater because officials there consider him too controversial. Moore says he will go ahead with his plans for the show at an undisclosed site in southern Ohio in Oct. 2016. (Photo by Andy Kropa/Invision/AP, File)COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Documentary filmmaker Michael Moore says he's not allowed to perform a one-man show about the presidential race at a central Ohio theater because officials there consider him too controversial.


    2016-09-27 23:18:58 -0600