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    M. Bryon Walston

    Council candidates stake ground on housing, tax policy

    The Times-Independent recently asked each of the 10 candidates who remain in the race for Moab City Council questions about their thoughts on how they would address rising property values, stagnating wages, and the combined effect of housing that is unaffordable for many of Moab's residents.

    Bryon Walston responds to three housing questions

    The Times-Independent asked each of the ten remaining candidates for Moab City Council three questions regarding housing and taxation. Seven of the...

    Where the candidates (mostly) agree: tax tourists, build high-density housing

    This story is one of two this week about the differences and agreements between candidates regarding housing...

    Where the candidates differ: Plans, promises and restrictions

    This story is one of two this week about the differences and agreements between candidates regarding housing and taxation. For more information,...

    Candidate profile: Bryon Walston

    Bryon Walston has lived in Moab for over 58 years. He served on the Grand County School Board for 16 years and with...

    Eleven candidates enter fray over three seats on the Moab City Council

    leven people have filed to run for Moab City Council as of the filing deadline at 5 p.m. Friday, June 7. Amidst choices regarding housing, lodging, transportation, the city budget, land use planning, statewide issues impacting Moab, and the many other matters that might come up during the governance of roughly 5,300 citizens and millions of tourists annually, the candidates will compete this year for three seats on the council.

    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.

    Youth spots fire, alerts authorities

    "They (firefighters) figured out where the fire was coming from … it started with a cigarette.”