Sunday, July 12, 2020

SUBSCRIPTIONS

Moab, UT

95.3 F
Moab
More

    One dead, one injured after rollover near Colorado border on I-70

    Featured Stories

    Tales of Trails: Savor spectacular views from thrilling Shafer Trail

    In the 1890s, Moab pioneer brothers Frank M. And John S. Shafer developed the route from what had been a Native American pathway connecting what is now Canyonlands National Park to the river below.

    At 99, Moab man is knighted by France

    “The French people will never forget his courage and devotion to the great cause of freedom,”

    Leaving Guatemala, Part 4: ‘A year in the land of eternal spring’

    Though I planned to return someday, whether as a Peace Corps volunteer or not, this experience proved that even the best-laid plans go awry.

    Leaving Guatemala, Part 3: Sudden departure came with painful goodbyes

    Men donned wooden masks and numerous layers of sweatshirts and ponchos then proceeded to hit each other with whips as they danced around the town square.

    Leaving Guatemala Part 2: There wasn’t enough time to say goodbye

    To say I woke up on the Monday morning of the evacuation...
    Carter Pape
    Carter Papehttp://moabtimes.awebstudio.com/author/carter-pape/
    Reporter Carter Pape covers news out of the Grand County Council Chambers, including housing, tourism, crime, and more.

    Speed, alcohol suspected factors in fatal crash

    fatal crash cisco
    This car came to a rest on its top Dec. 11 after a single-vehicle accident ejected one of the occupants from the car, killing him, and left the other with minor injuries. Photo by the Utah Department of Public Safety

    A Utah man is dead and another injured after the two were in a single-vehicle car crash about seven miles from the Colorado-Utah state line on the morning of Dec. 11.

    The deceased, Delvin W. Staley, age 30, of Logan, was ejected from the car when the crash occurred at about 9 a.m. According to a statement from the Utah Department of Public Safety, the driver ran off the road to the left then overcorrected to the right, slid sideways down an embankment and rolled multiple times before coming to a rest on its top.

    Officers said Staley died on the scene and the other occupant, who officers did not name, sustained minor injuries. He was taken to Grand Junction for treatment.

    Officers did not say which occupant was driving at the time of the accident. They said that speeding and alcohol were suspected to be factors in the crash.

    Share this!

    - Advertisement -

    Latest News

    County: Mask mandate is official

    Southeast Utah Health Department Director Bradon Bradford modeled the local order after those in Salt Lake and Summit counties.

    Lionsback Resort project begins on Sand Flats Road

    The City of Moab will have oversight of the project, which was not something that was always on the table because state law allows SITLA to develop projects without input from local authorities.

    Drought conditions grip Utah; stats are grim

    It’s unlikely things will improve this late in the water year.

    State provides 75,000 more facemasks for Moab businesses, visitors

    Local businesses may pick up free face coverings at the Canyonlands Copy Center, 375 S. Main St., in Moab.

    County approves letter opposing September gas lease sales

    The oppositional letter asserts that the lease sale “threatens the core of our tourism economy by locking in long-term oil and gas leases on and around popular recreation areas that are vital to our local economy.”