Saturday, May 30, 2020


Moab, UT

66.3 F

    Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monument

    Bears Ears, Grand Staircase: Praise, condemnation in equal measure

    Record of Decisions allow drillers, miners to complete leasing process The landscapes of Grand Staircase-Escalante and Bears Ears...

    BLM seeks nominations to site-specific councils

    The Bureau of Land Management on Monday announced that it is seeking public nominations for three citizens’ advisory councils affiliated with specific sites on the BLM’s National Conservation Lands. One of them is the Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monument advisory committee.

    BLM Utah RAC meets in Green River

    Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monument and administrative changes made at the Kanab Field Office and other key issues are on the agenda Oct. 29-30 when the Bureau of Land Management Resource Advisory Council for Utah meets at the John Wesley Powell Museum in Green River.

    Grand Staircase-Escalante judge rejects plan to strip 30,000 acres of forest

    An administrative judge with the Department of the Interior’s appeals board sided with environmentalists who appealed a Bureau of Land Management decision to remove pinyon pine, juniper and sagebrush from 30,000 acres at Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monument

    Grand Staircase-Escalante: ‘New opportunities’ or ‘plan of plunder?’

    The reduction of Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monument in southern Utah continues to draw controversy. New management plans were unveiled Friday, Aug. 23.

    Tales of Trails: Dominguez Canyon offers wilderness, hikes, history

    Little Dominguez Canyon near Grand Junction, Colorado, was home to prehistoric Native Americans and a homesteading family that raised peaches there....

    Free Fishing Day is June 6

    If you’d like to catch a fish in Utah’s beautiful outdoors — while social distancing, of course — but you don’t have a fishing license, Free Fishing Day on Saturday, June 6, is the perfect opportunity to give it a try.

    Leaving Guatemala

    I selected “send me where I’m needed most,” my desire to immerse myself in another country’s culture not affixed to any location in particular.

    City cuts jobs to bridge huge tax loss

    These steps are in addition to cuts made March 13 when 60 part-time employees were terminated.