Saturday, July 4, 2020


Moab, UT

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    Monticello PD to disband June 30

    The department was called a “revolving door” regarding employee turnover, and the issue has grown worse in recent months.

    Sex offender gets year in jail

    Brooks said Beauregard must get treatment upon his release and he must register as a sex offender.

    Hit-and-run accident leads to felony DUI arrest

    A computer check revealed Harris had two prior DUI convictions, that his license was revoked, and the plates were registered to a different vehicle.

    Gun pulled in fight over cell phone

    The officer in his report said he learned Maneotis has pointed a handgun at the head of a man whose cell phone he had taken.

    Moab man charged in brutal domestic violence case

    The woman also volunteered that Murphy would brutally rape her after the beatings; a disclosure that might lead to additional charges being filed.

    Garbage truck rolls in Kayenta Heights

    A driver from Nation’s Towing rights a Monument Waste garbage truck that rolled onto its side Thursday morning, June 4, in Kayenta Heights.

    Police chief chases man behaving badly

    A Moab man with a history of drug abuse and erratic behavior captured Moab Police Chief Bret Edge’s attention Monday evening and things went downhill for him afterwards. According...

    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.

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    San Juan County delays action on SITLA’s Spanish Valley plans

    San Juan County Commissioners on Tuesday tabled a recommendation by the county planning commission to approve a “preliminary community structure plan” for more than 5,000 acres in Spanish Valley...

    GOP’s Cox, Reyes move on to General Election

    If the figures hold, Cox will face off against University of Utah law professor Christopher Peterson, a Democrat, and Libertarian Daniel Cottam, a surgeon, in November’s general election.

    Man pleads guilty to double manslaughter

    He faces up to 15 years apiece for the deaths of Vilsar Camey, 45, and Camey’s 10-year-old son, Israel on Feb. 9.

    Eklecticafe was cramped but quaint. Then the virus hit

    “It’s so sad to say that, even though there’s a relief for me, but the COVID thing… I just couldn’t sustainably reopen."

    500K facemasks headed to Utah students, teachers

    The state procured the masks from H.M. Cole and Totopazi and will be distributed to school districts in the “greatest need."