Monday, August 3, 2020


Moab, UT

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    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...

    Idaho woman charged with alleged illegal killing of elk

    An Idaho woman was recently charged in connection with the illegal killing of a trophy bull elk in northern Utah. Crystal Alsbury, 35, of Rigby, was charged in Summit County’s 3rd District Court with wanton destruction of protected wildlife, a third-degree felony...

    UDWR reports that 8 deer shot, left to waste in Wayne County

    Utah Division of Wildlife Resources conservation officers seek information from the public after multiple deer were illegally shot and left to waste in agricultural fields in Wayne County.

    Officials: Lodging noncompliance concentrated in dispersed campgrounds

    Separately, campground owner challenges lodging restriction Reported violations of Moab’s March 17 lodging restriction spiked last week after the county began cracking down on people failing to comply with...

    Man charged with assault following March 24 stop

    In an incident that could have ended badly, a suspected impaired driver was arrested Friday on a felony charge of possession of a firearm by a restricted person, and several misdemeanor charges, including DUI and assault on...

    Hoodoo employee receives death threats over film crew’s reservation

    Police investigating COVID-19 incident Moab Police said recently that an employee at a local hotel received death threats after a film crew, which had its hotel reservation threatened by...

    Two Washington City men charged with cheating in Lake Powell fishing tourney

    Two Washington City men were charged March 18 in connection with illegally relocating live fish and attempting to cheat in a fishing tournament, according to Utah Division of Wildlife...

    6 bull elk poached in Park City area

    Utah Division of Wildlife Resources officers are seeking information after six mature bull elk were shot and killed...

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    Quirks skew Grand’s COVID tally

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    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.