Monday, August 10, 2020


Moab, UT

77.3 F

    Department of Workforce Services

    Eligible SNAP recipients to receive extension of maximum benefits

    “Throughout this pandemic, there are many Utah families continuing to feel additional financial burdens from loss of employment or reduced hours,”

    Seasonal workers are running out on unemployment insurance

    Despite Congress approving last month an expansion to unemployment insurance programs nationwide, seasonal workers in Moab may soon see their benefits run out if they have not already.

    COVID-19: Workforce Services launches virtual workshop for laid-off workers

    The Department of Workforce Services has launched a virtual workshop for individuals who have experienced a temporary job loss as a result...

    Grants geared to build industry, education partnerships

    This week, the Utah Department of Workforce Services launched the 2019 Talent Ready Utah grant program with a focus on creating more...

    Utah employment grew 2.8% in February

    Utah’s nonfarm payroll employment for February 2019 grew by an estimated 2.8 percent, adding 42,400 jobs to the economy since February 2018....

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    Were the property tax increase to be rescinded, he said Grand County “would literally be totally broke.”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