Sunday, May 31, 2020


Moab, UT

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    Courts and Justice

    Age rule forces Tubbs off bench

    A state law that requires judges in Utah to retire at age 70 has created a vacancy in Grand County Justice Court. Judge David Tubbs will have to step down from the position on Nov. 3.

    10th Circuit Court upholds San Juan County voting boundary decision

    This story was originally published by The San Juan Record. The Tenth Circuit Court of Appeals on Tuesday unanimously affirmed the voting rights decision that resulted in a Navajo-majority control of San Juan County.

    Court of appeals to hear Lionsback case in Moab

    Grand County residents can witness the Utah Court of Appeals in action Oct. 18 when judges take up an appeal of a lawsuit filed over a controversial plan to build a resort on state land in the Sand Flats Recreation Area.

    32 years to life for convicted killer

    Omar Guerro will spend more than three decades in Utah State Prison following his conviction on murder and aggravated kidnapping counts...

    Mcatlin gets life term in St. George murder

    Former Moab resident Kevin Mcatlin is serving a lengthy prison term following his conviction on first-degree murder in St. George. Photo courtesy of the Utah Department of Corrections A Moab man was sentenced...

    Jury convicts man in Walnut Lane murder

    Navajo Nation police officer Garrick Joe points at murder defendant Omar Guerro during Guerro’s trial last week. Joe said he retrieved a spent bullet casing from Guerro’s pants when he arrested him.

    Drug deal ‘gone very bad’ Oct. 28

    Omar Guerro The narrative that opposing attorneys provide to jurors when they present their respective opening statements during a trial is not evidence. That’s the role of witnesses, and one of them has...

    Latest News

    White Mesa Mill hopes to benefit from Trump’s uranium reserve plan

    Energy Fuels, the owner of the White Mesa Mill and mining properties in San Juan County, is hopeful that a new proposal in the federal budget could be a lifeline...

    Tales of Trails: Dominguez Canyon offers wilderness, hikes, history

    Little Dominguez Canyon near Grand Junction, Colorado, was home to prehistoric Native Americans and a homesteading family that raised peaches there....

    Free Fishing Day is June 6

    If you’d like to catch a fish in Utah’s beautiful outdoors — while social distancing, of course — but you don’t have a fishing license, Free Fishing Day on Saturday, June 6, is the perfect opportunity to give it a try.

    Leaving Guatemala

    I selected “send me where I’m needed most,” my desire to immerse myself in another country’s culture not affixed to any location in particular.

    City cuts jobs to bridge huge tax loss

    These steps are in addition to cuts made March 13 when 60 part-time employees were terminated.