Tuesday, August 4, 2020


Moab, UT

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    Grand County Attorney

    Police reform: Chief bristles at county attorney’s critique

    Responding to comments from Grand County Attorney Christina Sloan on gender bias in local policing, Moab City...

    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,...

    Moab native hired as deputy county attorney

    Grand County Attorney Christina Sloan has hired a Moab native as a deputy to assist her in...

    Reopening Moab — except national parks, camping

    Grand County Attorney Christina Sloan has a message for locals and tourists alike: Wear a mask when...

    Officials: Lodging noncompliance concentrated in dispersed campgrounds

    Separately, campground owner challenges lodging restriction Reported violations of Moab’s March 17 lodging restriction...

    Grand County: New form of government in voters’ hands

    Members of the Grand County Change in Form of Government Study Committee are all smiles after each of them signed the proposed optional plan for Grand County’s next form of Government.

    Sloan restructures county attorney’s office

    Grand County Attorney Christina Sloan in an email said Matt Brooks has been promoted to chief deputy. Sloan hired Brooks shortly after taking office a year ago. He has five years experience as a prosecutor.

    Without tax increase budget cuts would ‘debilitate’ Grand County services

    Grand County Attorney Christina Sloan predicted “mass resignations” in Grand County government if a proposed property tax increase fails. Her comments were included in a narrative she and other elected officials and department heads drafted to answer the question: How would you ...

    Governance committee starts anew

    Still smarting over Grand County Attorney Christina Sloan’s rejection of their optional plan, members of the study committee tasked with creating a new form of government for Grand County might go back to the drawing board with five months left to conclude its work.

    Grand won’t join medical cannabis lawsuit

    Grand County Attorney Christina Sloan at Tuesday's county council meeting said that her office has determined House Bill 3001 — lawmakers' alternative...

    The Market on Center

    A new type of farmers market is happening in Moab this summer, and it began on July 23. Dubbed “The Market on Center,” it includes vendors selling food and produce, artisan creations and other items.

    Domestic travel not replacing global visits

    The overall figures for 2020, not just the month of June, are more striking.

    CNY flights more empty than full

    The numbers align with anecdotes from businesses of seeing more Texas and California license plates than typical.

    Abandoned mine reclamation project could begin this fall

    The closure methods include masonry walls, steel grates, rebar barricade and earthen backfill.