Sunday, May 24, 2020

Moab, UT

65 F

    La Sal Mountains

    A show of snow

    Skiers, sledders urged to keep eye on avalanche conditions as storms continue to cover Moab Moab received a...

    Who’s been sleeping in our woods?

    Trail cams snap pictures of American marten in La Sals A Utah Division of Wildlife Resources biologist discovered...

    Avalanche destruction

    According to the Canyonlands Natural History Association newsletter, a large avalanche in March destroyed everything in its path...

    Enchilada smothered with snow

    Burro Pass on the Whole Enchilada Trail in the La Sal Mountains is still under deep snow. According to the U.S. Forest Service, which posted this photo submitted to it by local hiker Gerrish Willis...

    Trust loses appeal over La Sals goats

    10th Circuit: No valid claim against USFS A plan to introduce non-indigenous mountain goats to the La Sal...

    Utah Avalanche Center seeks donations; danger on La Sals remains moderate

    The nonprofit Utah Avalanche Center seeks donations to help fund an avalanche awareness campaign after a deadly winter that claimed five Utah...

    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.