Wednesday, May 27, 2020

Moab, UT

86.3 F

    Donald Trump

    Conservationists watch uranium industry as Trump aims to strengthen it

    Uranium processing tanks at White Mesa Mill south of Blanding. Photo courtesy Wikimedia Commons The Trump administration released...

    Congress could block mining move

    Congressman Raúl M. Grijalva (D-Ariz.) successfully included two amendments this week to the recently approved H.R. 3055, the House of Representatives appropriations...

    Presidential order could boost uranium production

    The Trump administration is considering an order that would require domestic power generators to receive 25% of the uranium they use for...

    BLM: Weigh in by July 1 on September oil, gas lease sale

    In keeping with the Trump Administration’s goal of promoting American energy security, the Bureau of Land Management proposes to offer 149 parcels,...

    Analysis: Trade deal could impact fuel prices – one way or another

    Utah gas prices have risen 8.1 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $3.20 per gallon Monday, according to GasBuddy's daily...

    Report: Is new board stacked against monument?

    The Department of Interior has publicly identified the 15 people it selected for the advisory committee that will provide guidance on managing...

    The hazards of presidential comb-overs

    Editor, I picked up a can of hairspray at Walker Drug today and read the warnings. In part, it...

    News report: Interior nominee blocked report on pesticide damage

    Acting Interior Secretary David BernhardtPhoto courtesy of the Department of the Interior David Bernhardt, President Trump’s nominee to...

    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.