Monday, May 25, 2020

Moab, UT

57 F

    Grand County Courthouse

    Honoring veterans

    A warm, sunny day greeted scores of residents to the Grand County Courthouse at 11 a.m. Monday, Nov. 11, where a ceremony marking Veterans Day was held. Among attendees were these members of an honor guard, who later conducted a 21-gun salute followed by the sounding of “Taps” on trumpet by Ron Irvin.

    2019 City Council Elections, Round 1

    Residents registered to vote in the City of Moab have received ballots via mail for the upcoming primary election for the Moab City Council. Ten candidates are on the ballot, and six will move on to the general election, which will take place in November.

    Age rule forces Tubbs off bench

    A state law that requires judges in Utah to retire at age 70 has created a vacancy in Grand County Justice Court. Judge David Tubbs will have to step down from the position on Nov. 3.

    Annual Planting of the Pinwheels is April 1 at County Courthouse

    The annual Planting of the Pinwheels event, which is designed to bring awareness to child abuse in all of its forms,...

    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.