Monday, August 10, 2020


Moab, UT

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    Opinion: Life in Moab, one 911 call at a time

    When I was a young reporter covering the cops beat, my editor made me bring home the...

    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.

    What went wrong with the alert system?

    Utah was the first state in the Union to try something like this weekend’s alert campaign — one in which emergency managers specified multiple areas in the state where it wanted to send the travel alert...


    A single-car rollover forced the closure of 500 West and Kane Creek Boulevard Friday, April 3.

    One dead, one injured after rollover near Colorado border on I-70

    A Utah man is dead and another injured after the two were in a single-vehicle car crash about seven miles from the Colorado-Utah state line on the morning of Dec. 11.

    Predawn truck fire causes two tire explosions

    According to Police Chief Bret Edge and Moab Valley Fire Chief T.J. Brewer, a tractor-trailer that caught fire at about 3:30 a.m. Wednesday morning, Sept. 25, had two wheels explode because of heat, causing two explosions audible at nearby residences.

    Side-by-side veers off road; closely misses three bystanders

    Eyewitnesses who were mere feet away from a side-by-side that veered off Sand Flats Road near Rotary Park on Thursday afternoon said that the vehicle plowed through a vinyl fence, a small tree and a metal fence before skidding to a halt roughly 500 feet away.

    Unidentified plane lands on mesa

    The Bureau of Land Management is investigating multiple reports it received regarding a helicopter that lifted a small aircraft marooned on top of Parriott Mesa in Castle Valley Monday morning.

    Trail review: Amazing vistas but be prepared!

    The views are breathtaking, but the time and teamwork to traverse the 18.9-mile trail was what made the adventure a memory of a lifetime

    Tales of Trails: Get ‘On Top of the World’ to see spectacular views

    The Top of the World Trail is about 19 miles long in and out from the pavement on Highway 128 near Dewey Bridge.

    County: No avoiding tax hike — even during a pandemic

    Were the property tax increase to be rescinded, he said Grand County “would literally be totally broke.”

    Off and running, seeking new team members

    Members of the Grand County High School cross-country team hold their first practice of the season Monday morning. Coach Randy Martin said he’s looking for more students to join the team.