Sunday, May 24, 2020

Moab, UT

66.2 F


    Permits required for boating in Canyonlands National Park

    Permits are required to go boating on the Colorado River within Canyonlands National Park...

    Warriors on Cataract Canyon

    Two-dozen female veterans and their guides and counselors make their way down the Colorado River. Warriors on Cataract Canyon...

    Quagga inspections increase at Lake Powell

    A person walks on invasive quagga mussels at Lake Powell. Photo courtesy of Utah Division of Wildlife Resources

    Staring down fear on the Colorado River: A personal journey through whitewater rapids

    Times-Independent contributing writer Aidan McClean faces one of her worst fears – water – taking the trip of a lifetime down...

    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.