Friday, August 7, 2020


Moab, UT

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    Black Lives Matter

    Activists request more law enforcement data

    “If people are scared to come to the police, we need to address that problem,”

    Sloan: Civil Service Act reform should accompany defunding

    “Defunding efforts that do not also accompany Civil Service Act reform are extremely damaging to long-term reform."

    Protesters across nation, locally want police to be ‘defunded’

    Not every idea in the crowd made it into large print on a cardboard sign or into a call-and-respond chant.

    Hundreds attend Black Lives Matter march in Moab

    In the end, neither protestors nor police instigated any violence.

    Grand County Council to host panel discussion on race, justice

    Following local and national protests following the killing of George Floyd at the knee of a now-former Minneapolis Police Department officer, the Grand County Council will hold a public discussion about race and justice and is inviting locals to submit questions they want answered during the event, scheduled to be held virtually via Zoom at 2 p.m. on Tuesday, June 16.

    Grand County attorney on sheriff’s office reform versus defunding

    In advance of a Grand County Council discussion on race and justice scheduled for Tuesday, June 16,...

    Nurses take a knee at MRH

    The nurses took a knee together before walking a lap around the hospital campus, holding signs with the words “Black lives matter."

    Dominion Energy commits $5M to social justice, community rebuilding

    We share the anger of our communities at the unjustified deaths of Breonna Taylor, Ahmaud Arbery and George Floyd.

    Black Lives Matter

    We have seen peaceful demonstrators take to the streets demanding change.

    When the press comes under attack

    “I don’t care,” one officer said as he blasted him with pepper spray.

    America ‘must foster equality’ to remain a great nation

    The death of George Floyd has sparked nationwide conversations — necessary and uncomfortable conversations — about systemic racism and the urgent challenges it poses for our fellow Americans.

    Moab showed up for Black Lives Matter

    I was expecting to see maybe a few dozen folks show up, do some chants, march up and down the street, go home.They proved me wrong.

    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.

    USFS proposes campground fee increases

    Members of the public are invited to comment on the proposed fee changes to the developed recreation program.