Monday, August 3, 2020


Moab, UT

79.6 F

    Grand County School District

    Flexibility is key to Grand’s school start

    The hybrid option, which Superintendent Taryn Kay recently extended to students in middle and high school, would entail virtual learning from home.

    School district weighs COVID-19 plan

    Kay said during an interview last month that she too was deeply hopeful Grand County teachers could invite children back into the classroom this fall.

    GCSD faculty, staff honored for years of service

    In 2020 the district recognized 24 employees for their longevity and four retiring employees.

    GCSD awards staff for Child Nutrition Program during COVID-19 crisis

    Over 55,000 school meals have been served in the community since schools closed on March 16 due to COVID-19.

    District ends student meal delivery by bus; drive-through opens at HMK

    The service will be in the loop at the front of the school where families can pick up breakfast and lunch. Children do not need to be in the vehicle to receive the food.

    High school vice principal promoted

    The board of the Grand County School District promoted to high school principal on March 18 Mary Marable, who is currently the vice principal of the school. Marable will take over the position from Dr. Steve Hren...

    Grand schools extend closures through May 1

    Grand County School District campuses will remain closed through Spring Break, according to a Monday morning announcement from the school district...

    Moab officials are working to ‘flatten the curve’ of COVID-19 spread

    No cases in Grand County as of Friday; preventative measures are falling into place

    Grand County, all other Utah schools dismissed for two weeks as ‘preventative measure’ against COVID-19

    All schools in the Grand County School District are shut down after Gov. Gary Herbert said that schools statewide would be suspended for two weeks, as a “preventative measure.

    3 seats to open on school board; filing deadline mid-March

    Two incumbents plan to leave the board after combined 24 years Among the many...

    Superintendent of Grand schools resigns

    Stroder to leave at end of school year Grand County School District Superintendent JT...

    Presentation on social media’s downside scheduled

    Fighting the monster from within is exactly what motivational speaker Collin Kartchner will do Feb. 13 in...

    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.