Wednesday, June 3, 2020


Moab, UT

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    Fearing alcohol poisoning, deputy sends 3 boys to MRH; 2 adults charged

    Jordan Munoz-Luquin, 22, and 28-year-old Jose Guadalupe Herrera Ramirez were charged with contributing to the delinquency of a minor and furnishing alcohol to the boys, knowing they were minors.

    Escapee found at motel in which he told cop he was staying

    When he returned the officer discovered his arrestee had escaped through the window.

    Woman injured, man arrested for DUI in Pritchett Canyon incident

    A Grand County deputy arrested a man on a felony charge of DUI with serious bodily injury by negligent operation after responding to Pritchett Canyon at about 12:30 a.m. Tuesday, May 12.

    FBI: Man shot at agent, SJC deputy

    Cecil Vijil, Jr., allegedly shot at a deputy and FBI agent who arrived at his home on the Navajo Nation on April 30, prompting the FBI to ask for the public’s help in finding him. At about...

    Boy kills deer while target shooting

    Utah Division of Wildlife Resources conservation officers are reminding the public to be responsible when target shooting after a juvenile in northern Utah is facing fines for shooting a doe deer, according to DWR spokesperson Faith Jolley.

    ACLU seeks release of many Utah prisoners due to virus

    Grand not defendant in case; jail population at historic low.

    Illegal campers arrested on drug, theft charges

    A man and woman who allegedly ignored several warnings against camping illegally in Grand County during the COVID-19 outbreak were arrested last week on theft and drug charges, as well as for allegedly violating health laws.

    DWR seeks tips on two deer poached near Price, Helper

    The Utah Division of Wildlife Resources is seeking information from the public after two doe deer were illegally killed in Carbon County. DWR conservation officers received reports of two dead, discarded doe deer in...

    Online scammers target concealed carry applicants

    News reports from across North America tell of a spike in gun sales in many areas because of fears associated with the COVID-19 pandemic — and some of those buyers have been tricked into buying bogus permits to...

    East Carbon man charged with poaching 19-inch buck deer

    An East Carbon man was recently charged in connection with the illegal killing of a 19-inch buck deer. Jesse Davis, 36, of East Carbon, was charged in Carbon County’s 7th District Court with wanton...

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    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...

    Against local officials’ request, gov. allows Moab lodgings to fully reopen

    Grand County asked to keep hotel capacities limited. The state overruled local elected and health officials, instead further lifting restrictions on the county.

    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.