Monday, August 3, 2020


Moab, UT

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    Two arrested at RV park after stealing a shower, police say

    Moab City Police arrested two persons found at an RV park after one reportedly provided false information to police and the other was found in possession of a prying tool. A woman reported the...

    Pedestrian suffers leg injury after collision with semi

    Grand County EMS responded to nearly 20 incidents over the span of four days last week, from June 27 to June 30. The calls included a minor skydiving accident, a trauma call, an assault and a collision...

    Police arrest man for intoxicated driving, find two shotguns in his vehicle during June 23 stop

    On Sunday, June 23, Moab City Police arrested a driver after he admitted to having consumed a beer before he started driving, despite an alcohol restriction on his driver's license. Police said they also found multiple open...

    Man recently freed from jail arrested after failing to pay for motel room

    Moab City Police recently arrested a man for public intoxication and disturbing the peace after he was unable to pay for his motel room, where he had stayed the previous five days following his release from Grand...

    Police: Teen arrested after aiming handgun at brother

    A 17-year-old boy who allegedly pointed a handgun at his older brother on Tuesday was arrested Wednesday at a waterfall in Mill Creek. The handgun was reportedly found in a backpack the...

    Traffic stop ends in arrest on opioid possession

    According to a report from Moab City Police, an officer who was on his way to start his shift on Saturday, June 15, initiated a traffic stop on a vehicle that he discovered had a revoked registration....

    Police investigate June 13 fire as arson

    The Moab City Police Department said in a press release this week that detectives with the department were investigating a fire that occurred on the evening Thursday, June 13, as arson. Police said the involved person was...

    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.

    Housekeeping employee admits to stealing iPad from hotel room

    Management trespasses her from property A housekeeping employee who worked at a hotel in Moab admitted to Moab City Police on Sunday, June 2 to stealing an iPad from a customer, who had reportedly...

    Police kick down door to free patron from hotel room

    Moab City Police Friday responded to a report of a patron of a local hotel who could not get the door to unlock, nor could he open the window. The incident occurred at roughly 7:30 a.m. May...

    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.