Monday, August 3, 2020


Moab, UT

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    Grand County Sheriff

    GCSO: 5 of 8 proposals not currently satisfied

    In response to the following analysis by The Times-Independent assessing how the Grand County Sheriff’s Office policies...

    Activists request more law enforcement data

    “If people are scared to come to the police, we need to address that problem,”

    Sloan: Civil Service Act reform should accompany defunding

    “Defunding efforts that do not also accompany Civil Service Act reform are extremely damaging to long-term reform."

    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,...

    Traffic stop yields 8 pounds of pot

    A car that remained in the passing lane moving at nearly 15 mph under the speed was enough to earn the attention...

    Grand County Deputy saves elderly man from fire

    According to the Grand County Sheriff's Office, local Deputy Jamison Wiggins saved an elderly man and his dog from a residential fire on Sunday, Jan. 26.

    County OKs new one-way travel, hours at Fins and Things

    The Grand County Council on Tuesday voted 5-0 to approve an ordinance that designates one-way travel on Fins and Things 4x4 Trail...

    Sheriff’s Department hosts food drive

    The annual Grand County Sheriff’s Food Drive takes place Monday, Dec. 16 through Friday, Dec. 20. The...

    Local felon arrested with pipe bomb, small machete

    Coworker arrested for obstruction of justice Nov. 30 The Grand County Sheriff’s Office recently...

    Man arrested after backing into, damaging wife’s car

    A local man faces charges including two felonies after he allegedly stopped his car and backed it...

    Driver arrested after deputies find car allegedly stolen

    Hitchhiker, pregnant woman also in car released After deputies with the Grand County Sheriff’s...

    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.