A man placed on leave from the Moab Post Office in November has been indicted in federal court on one count of mail theft by a postal employee. Richard C. Davis is scheduled to face trial March 16 in Salt Lake City after pleading not guilty to the charge on Jan. 7.
A 45-year-old Moab man was arrested and charged with sex crimes involving a teenaged girl. The allegations against Samuel Beauregard came after doctors at the Moab Regional Hospital called police to report a possible sexual assault victim had been brought to the emergency room on Jan. 5.
Last year, rural Utahns went to the hospital for preventable oral health issues 40% more often than their urban counterparts. Moab was no exception to this trend, according to the Moab Regional Hospital’s CEO, who was quoted in a state report on oral health released last month.
The Southeast Utah Health Department warns that flu is on the rise and it is not too late to get a flu shot.
Gov. Gary Herbert has appointed Jeremiah Humes as a judge for the Seventh District Court.
The Grand County Sheriff’s Office reported Tuesday, Jan. 7 that an investigator with the office, Nate Whitney, came across “what appeared to be a very large, deceased bird in the roadway” around 7 a.m. Tuesday on Highway 191.
New Year’s Eve started early for Grand County firefighters who responded to a tractor-trailer fire on Interstate 70 at milepost 187. The incident occurred just before 2:30 a.m. Dec. 31, said Thompson Springs Fire Chief Mark Marcum in an email.
The Utah Senate Judicial Confirmation Committee seeks public comment on Carbon County Price-based attorney Jeremiah Humes, who Gov. Gary Herbert appointed as a judge for the 7th District Court.
A Colorado parolee will begin 2020 in the Grand County Jail after he was arrested on drug charges Dec. 27. Keith Mooney was allegedly driving on a revoked Colorado driver’s license when he was pulled over just before 8:15 p.m. on Highway 191 at A1 Storage.
Dr. Selina Sekulic is the featured speaker at the next Dinner with a Doc event at Moab Regional Hospital, from 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Jan. 13.
It may not have been a Christmas miracle that saved Todd Gill’s life, but the president of Missouri-based Superior Adventure Center insists that a chain of fortunate coincidences added up to a miracle or two.
The Grand County Council after a lengthy closed executive session in a split vote selected Danalee Welch-O’Donnal to be Grand County’s next Justice Court Judge.