Tuesday, July 14, 2020


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    Ask an Expert: Summer gardening strategies

    Treat for spider mites by using “softer” solutions such as spraying them with a hard stream of water or by using an insecticidal soap.

    Importance of potash: Reports highlight Utah’s contribution to mineral resources

    When it comes to the most vital mineral resources in the United States, Utah hosts 28 of them and actively produces six of the nation’s 35 critical minerals.

    Spadefoot frog: Rarely seen local species

    There are three species of spadefoots known to live in Utah

    Canyonlands Field Institute event: USFS service project at Oowah Lake planned for July 11

    A U.S. Forest Service ranger will lead volunteers with campsite, trail and picnic table cleaning and maintenance.

    Moab’s Backyard Theater provides outdoor music with old-time flavor

    Now, after having performed literally hundreds of gigs, they sing at the open air oasis of the Backyard Theater, where they perform every Tuesday night.

    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.

    Spanish Valley’s Clark challenges Adams

    Clark faces off in November against 16-year incumbent Bruce Adams.

    Hawks, Wall reception

    There will be a reception celebrating their wedding from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. Saturday, July 11, at Old City Park.

    Opioid epidemic: USU Extension program recognized

    From 2013 through 2015, Utah’s opioid overdoses outpaced deaths from firearms, falls and motor vehicle accidents.

    Weekly electronics, universal waste recycling now available Saturdays

    Electronic waste includes items such as computers, televisions, printers, scanners, cellular phones, cables, extension cords, keyboards, speakers and more.

    Barbara Jeanne Brady, 1943-2020

    As the sun was rising in the sky and a beautiful rainbow peeked out of the clouds, our sweet...

    Ernestine ‘Teeny’ Keller, 1927-2020

    Ernestine Coeta Marie Keller, “Teeny,” passed away at her home in the Commons on July 2, 2020. Her passing...

    Shirley Shelton, 1934-2020

    Shirley J. Shelton passed away on July 4, 2020, in Moab, Utah. She was born Sept. 17, 1934 and...

    Memorial service for Wilda Irish set for July 25

    A memorial service will be held in honor of Wilda Beverly Irish, who passed away on April 5, 2020,...

    Don’t print biased opinions, T-I

    You’ll print letters from GOP haters like Kevin and Steve and tell us about the alleged phone call from a hater that hates the GOP haters.