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    Officials: Report lodging violations to the travel council

    Travel council will forward complaints to law enforcement in cases of noncompliance Many houses on Williams Way operate...

    City planners want hotels to build their own workforce housing

    Current ordinance provides incentives for fees in lieu of housing construction. Work on the Worldmark north of downtown...

    Lionsback Resort: City of Moab seeks help from Utah Supreme Court

    The City of Moab has appealed to the Utah Supreme Court a lower court’s finding that it should...

    State models new campaign on Moab’s Do It Like a Local

    The Moab Area Travel Council’s Do It Like a Local campaign inspired the Utah Office of Tourism to establish a similar program.

    Gizler elected to national travel organization board

    Moab Area Travel Council Executive Director Elaine Gizler.

    County OKs new overnight lodging rules

    Council places 'soft cap' on future development At right, Zacharia Levine Jan. 7 discusses new development standards for overnight lodging projects. See related story. Photo...

    Hundreds appeal to county, city for continued lodging cutback

    Letter: No ‘new projects’ until pending projects are done A physical copy of an open letter — an...

    New ground rules on horizon for hotel development

    Smaller, prettier, solar-powered File photo by Carter Pape Within the next two months, the City...

    Utah won’t honor out-of-state OHV registration tags

    Effective Jan. 1, 2020, the State of Utah will no longer honor off-highway vehicle registrations from any other states.

    Should downtown Moab extend to the river?

    City attempts to balance growth with sprawl The sidewalk across from 500 West on Main Street ends a...

    Police: Public overestimates OHV noncompliance

    A recent traffic study of off-highway vehicles by Moab City Police has, at least in its initial phase, yielded results that the “vast majority” of OHVs, according to Police Chief Bret Edge, are in compliance with state regulations that define what make a side-by-side and similar vehicles street legal.

    Travel Council hypes its ‘Do It Like a Moab Local’ campaign

    The Moab Area Travel Council’s Do It Like a Moab Local Town Hall held at Star Hall Oct. 28 was well received, according to Executive Director Elaine Gizler.
    Moab Horses

    Tales of Trails: Dominguez Canyon offers wilderness, hikes, history

    Little Dominguez Canyon near Grand Junction, Colorado, was home to prehistoric Native Americans and a homesteading family that raised peaches there....

    Tales of trails: Riding along the edge of town is a dream

    I didn't think I was going to like Pipe Dream when I first moved to Moab, but I was very much wrong.

    Tales of trails: Grandstaff Canyon is a hiker’s paradise

    Our latest installment in our ongoing series, "Tales of Trails," features the popular Grandstaff Canyon.

    Tales of trails: Rabbit Valley offers options for multiple types of users

    Trails in Rabbit Valley are marked with permitted activities. Rabbit Valley is a hotspot for roaring ATVs, but one trail — Jouflas — allows foot and hoof access only.

    Tales of Trails: Onion Creek to Rose Garden Hill

    A drive on the Onion Creek Road involves about 30 waterway crossings and spectacular views of geologic colors and forms. Four-wheel-drive...