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    Rotary provides $2K for USU scholarships

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    Survey: Local parents want daily in-person teaching

    “I really don’t think that 40% of all people are not going to send their kid to school.”

    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.
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    The Rotary Club of Moab presented two $2,000 scholarships for students attending the Utah State University Moab campus, said club President Britta Kingsley. “Financial support is a big factor in helping students succeed by earning their certificate or degree,” she said. “Anyone interested in offering scholarship support for USU Moab students in Career and Technical Education or academic programs should contact Lianna Etchberger at lianna.etchberger@usu.edu. From the left are Rotarians Joe Kingsley and Dave Biershied, Samantha Campbell, director of students; Shanda Thompson, academic adviser and success coordinator; Robina Pals, USU student and Rotarian; Britta Kingsley and Etchberger, associate vice president at the USU Moab campus.

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