Monday, August 3, 2020


Moab, UT

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    Police: Woman arrested after trespassing into husband’s house

    Moab City Police arrested a woman Monday, July 8, after she allegedly went into her husband's house, from which she had been trespassed one month prior. The two, who have a daughter together, are undergoing a divorce.

    Locals join escort for children of fallen officers

    Local, state and federal law enforcement escort a caravan of 27 children affected by a line-of-duty death in their family.

    Police find backpack at gas station

    Pack apparently went missing during river trip On Wednesday, July 3, police retrieved a lost backpack containing toys and other items from the Express 24 gas station at 995 N. Main St.

    Local man scammed out of Social Security number, bank information

    Caller claimed identities as Social Security Admin., DEA A local elderly man was scammed out of identifying information, bank account details and $500 in gift cards after receiving a call from a person claiming...

    Gas thief hits U-Haul truck renter

    According to Moab City Police, someone stole half of a tank of gas from a U-Haul truck overnight between Tuesday and Wednesday July 2-3, while the renter was staying at a local motel. Police...

    Man arrested for attempting to kick in apartment door

    Police allegedly found meth in the man's pockets Police arrested a man Thursday afternoon, July 4, after he allegedly tried to kick in a door at a local apartment building. Police allegedly found that...

    Thurston promoted to assistant chief

    The City of Moab announced the promotion of Officer Mike Thurston to Assistant Moab Police Chief with a swearing-in ceremony at the start of the city council meeting Tuesday, July 9.

    Lehi business used netting to keep parents from baby falcons

    DWR: If a nest has eggs or baby birds, leave it alone or face a citation While bird species that nest in the eaves of buildings might seem...

    Officers twice arrest man found drunk at slackline park

    Moab City Police arrested one man two days in a row, Thursday and Friday, July 27 and 28, after reportedly finding him highly intoxicated by the slackline park on 500 West. The first arrest...

    Man claims to have ‘more money than anyone;’ fails to pay tab

    According to a report from the Moab City Police, officers responded to a local restaurant Sunday afternoon, June 30, after a man left without paying his $30 drink tab. Police soon located the man...

    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.