Wednesday, June 3, 2020


Moab, UT

59.2 F


    Albrecht finds local lodging bans ‘deeply troubling’

    Rep. proposes TRT reform as common area of interest Carl Albrecht In a letter sent...

    Study: More hotels ‘needed’ to match tourism demands

    According to a recent economic study, propositions to limit the construction of new vacation accommodations in the valley are at odds with the city's dependency on the tax revenue they generate.

    Moab’s zeroed property tax is one in one-hundred

    Moabites who live inside city limits pay property taxes to the county, the school district and a slew of special service districts. Not included on that list is the city.

    More motels than ‘weeds in a vacant lot’

    Editor, For over 40 years my wife and I from Golden, Colorado, have visited Moab to bicycle, hike and...

    Housekeeping employee admits to stealing iPad from hotel room

    Management trespasses her from property A housekeeping employee who worked at a hotel in Moab admitted to Moab City...

    Police kick down door to free patron from hotel room

    Moab City Police Friday responded to a report of a patron of a local hotel who could not get the door to...

    Against local officials’ request, gov. allows Moab lodgings to fully reopen

    Grand County asked to keep hotel capacities limited. The state overruled local elected and health officials, instead further lifting restrictions on the county.

    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.