Tuesday, May 26, 2020

Moab, UT

78.2 F


    Jeep Safari: Where did all the trails come from?

    On Thursday, March 30, 1967, The Times Independent reported “A new tradition was started in Moab last week…”

    Video: Climbing Potato Salad Hill

    Jeeps and other off-road vehicles gathered on Saturday, April 20, to navigate Potato Salad Hill, near the Mill Creek trailhead. Here's a sampling of both the successes and failures.

    Off-trail accident leaves patient ‘critically injured’

    This Jeep hit a pedestrian over the weekend after going off-trail on a Jeep Safari excursion.Photo courtesy of Grand County EMS

    Conflict resolved: Sand Flats’ Fins & Things Trailhead moved away from crowded campground

    Members of the Red Rock 4-Wheelers take to the newly moved and improved Fins & Things trailhead at the Sand Flats...

    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.