Sunday, May 24, 2020

Moab, UT

66.2 F

    Bear Attack

    Officials find, kill bear from Friday attack in Dewey

    Utah Division of Wildlife Resources officials said Tuesday morning that they located and killed the black bear that bit a boy on the head on Friday, Aug. 9 near Dewey. Division officials said they located the bear within a mile of the original incident later the same day.

    Officials: Small bear attacked teen near Dewey

    Around 5:45 a.m. on Friday, Aug. 9, a bear attacked a 13-year-old camper near Dewey Bridge, according to an official from the Utah Department of Wildlife Resources. The bear attacked the victim while he was sleeping, injuring his right cheek and right ear.

    Gas prices creep up as holiday dawns

    The national average price of gasoline has risen 2 cents per gallon in the last week, averaging $1.86 per gallon Monday.

    Nominees sought for Theodore Roosevelt Genius Prize Advisory Council

    It will focus on endangered species protection, invasive species management, poaching and wildlife trafficking prevention, and nonlethal solutions to human-wildlife conflicts, according to a press release from the department.

    Obituary: Michael Arehart, 1950-2020

    On Nov. 21, 1973, he married his wife of 47 years, Ann Sparks of Nephi, Utah, in the Manti Temple. To this union came four children, Teresa “Tee,” Mindee, Trevor and Monica.

    Obituary: Richard Fullam III, 1952-2020

    Richard was born in Brooklyn, New York on April 24, 1952 to Richard J. Jr. and Dorothea A. Baetz Fullam.