Monday, May 25, 2020

Moab, UT

62.6 F

    Environmental Protection Agency

    County opposes Sand Flats oil, gas lease sales

    Moab’s Sand Flats Recreation Area, which has been the subject of recent discussion regarding oil and gas extraction, encompasses a large...

    Judge: EPA is liable in Gold King Mine disaster

    A federal judge has denied the EPA's request to escape liability for the Gold King Mine blowout near Silverton, Colorado, a massive...

    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.