Monday, August 3, 2020


Moab, UT

79.6 F


    Locker Sticker fundraiser underway at GCMS

    The Grand County Middle School Honor Society is having a Locker Sticker fundraiser this week. A design contest was held in Ms. Murdock’s eighth grade art class and the winners were Cadence Ballard, Jordan Bell, Alexis Day, Ali Jones, Amelia McKay, Louraina Minor and Emily Rutherford.

    YGP receives $4,000 grant

    The Youth Garden Project has been awarded a $4,000 grant from the Grand Conservation District to be used for projects supporting the organization’s agricultural education, according to Executive Director Kaitlin Thomas.

    Giving back: Red Rock 4-Wheelers donate $17,000 to various groups

    The Red Rock 4-Wheelers, a 4-wheel drive club, appreciate and thank the Moab community for supporting our annual Easter Jeep Safari for the last 53 years. This year, the club gave back...

    Participants sought for annual Halloween event at OSTA

    The Grand County Family Support Group at The Christmas Box House will hold its fifth annual Trunk or Treat from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. Oct. 31 – Halloween! – at the Old Spanish Trail Arena.

    Rotary Club donates dictionaries, hosts guests from Argentina

    Members of the Moab Rotary Club recently distributed about 130 dictionaries to five classes of third graders at HMK and Moab Charter School, above. Teachers were pleased with the donation, especially since it came early in the school year, according to an announcement from the club.

    Road cyclists donate to cancer treatment room

    In September, road cyclists at the Moab Century Tour put purpose to their cycling and donated $3,010 to the cancer treatment room at Moab Regional Hospital. Thanks to Mavic Wheels, $1,785 was...

    Lemon aid

    Isabelle and Griffin Oldroyd opened a lemonade stand over the weekend to raise funds for their classmates at HMK Elementary who cannot afford a hot lunch.

    Volunteers clean the Colorado

    Trash bags of litter removed from the Daily With the help of 25 volunteers and public lands officials, the Canyonlands Field Institute recently organized its largest cleanup of the...

    Page family gives $13,000 to Red Devil athletics

    The family of the late Terry Page presented four checks totaling $13,000 to Red Devil athletic teams. Page’s granddaughter, Hannah Tuft, gave the formal announcement of the donations before the opening serve of the varsity volleyball match Thursday evening, Sept. 5.

    Third Terry Page Golf Tournament continues to supports GCHS sports

    More than 100 golfers turned out for the third annual Terry Page Memorial Tournament recently held at the Moab Golf Course.

    Latest News

    Quirks skew Grand’s COVID tally

    When a visitor in such situations tests positive, where should that case be marked? Should it be marked where they tested positive, or their place of residence?

    The Market on Center

    A new type of farmers market is happening in Moab this summer, and it began on July 23. Dubbed “The Market on Center,” it includes vendors selling food and produce, artisan creations and other items.

    Domestic travel not replacing global visits

    The overall figures for 2020, not just the month of June, are more striking.

    CNY flights more empty than full

    The numbers align with anecdotes from businesses of seeing more Texas and California license plates than typical.

    Abandoned mine reclamation project could begin this fall

    The closure methods include masonry walls, steel grates, rebar barricade and earthen backfill.