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    Telecommunications

    Where is broadband available in Moab?

    When the superintendent of Utah schools announced last month that school would go online for at least a few weeks, Emery Telcom said it would provide a free internet connection to any...

    Frontier falls short on federal broadband internet obligations in Utah

    Frontier Communications recently said in a filing with the Federal Communications Commission that it failed to meet FCC requirements...

    ‘Strong likelihood’ Frontier will file soon for bankruptcy, per state commission

    During a conference with the Utah Public Service Commission on Jan. 22, representatives with Frontier and investigators told commissioners that a “strong likelihood exists”...

    Report: Frontier seeking March bankruptcy

    Citing “people with knowledge of the matter,” Bloomberg News reported Jan. 16 that Frontier Communications Corp., which operates in 29 states including southeastern Utah, was looking to craft a deal that would include filing for bankruptcy, setting in motion what could be one of the largest telecommunications company reorganizations since 2002.

    Frontier’s looming debts: What do they mean for Moab customers?

    As the Utah Public Service Commission investigates Frontier Communications of Utah over complaints out of Castle Valley and the nearby area that the company has failed to provide reliable service to customers, talk about the national corporation’s financial stability indicate it is selling major assets and operations to meet its debts.

    Downed power line sparks fire; outage impacts 1,094

    A downed power line caused multiple fires near Zimmerman Lane in Spanish Valley Tuesday night, Oct. 29, according to Moab Valley Fire Chief TJ Brewer. Three vehicles were lost to the fire, but Brewer reported no injuries.

    Investigators: Frontier ‘evasive’ amidst Castle Valley probe

    Investigation suggests 'systemic' problems with whole corporation If investigators looking into complaints about Frontier Communication’s telephone service in Castle Valley are correct, Frontier has been struggling nationwide with its...

    Tie vote dooms OSTA cell tower plan

    A tie vote doomed plans to build a 130-foot cell tower on the grounds of Old Spanish Trail Arena when the Grand County Council met earlier this month, based in large part on a perception the proposed Option and Ground Lease Agreement between the county and InSite Towers Development 2, LLC did not offer enough revenue to the county, as well as “pushback” from nearby residents opposed to the plan.

    Tuesday landline failure blocks some calls

    The San Juan County Sheriff’s Office said in a Facebook post Tuesday, July 9, that a break in a Frontier fiber line had interrupted landline phone service in the area and some wireless providers, including emergency calls,...

    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?

    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?

    County: Mask mandate is official

    Southeast Utah Health Department Director Bradon Bradford modeled the local order after those in Salt Lake and Summit counties.

    Lionsback Resort project begins on Sand Flats Road

    The City of Moab will have oversight of the project, which was not something that was always on the table because state law allows SITLA to develop projects without input from local authorities.

    Ask an Expert: Summer gardening strategies

    Treat for spider mites by using “softer” solutions such as spraying them with a hard stream of water or by using an insecticidal soap.