Wednesday, May 27, 2020

Moab, UT

75.1 F

    Old Spanish Trail Arena

    A Barrel of Fun

    Photo by Kelsey Tate Landree Tate enjoys the costume portion of the Barrels for Bucks event at the...

    Riding Club saddles up for play day Nov. 9 at Old Spanish Trail Arena

    A participant in the Moab Riding Club learns skills. Courtesy photo More than a dozen young horse enthusiasts...

    60 years of gems and minerals

    The Moab Points & Pebbles Club is hosting the 60th annual Rock, Gem and Mineral Show this weekend at the Old Spanish Trail Arena. There will be vendors, displays, demonstrations and prizes, along with field trips to Yellow Cat and Spring Canyon uplands.

    Tie vote dooms OSTA cell tower plan

    A tie vote doomed plans to build a 130-foot cell tower on the grounds of Old Spanish Trail Arena when the Grand County Council met earlier this month, based in large part on a perception the proposed Option and Ground Lease Agreement between the county and InSite Towers Development 2, LLC did not offer enough revenue to the county, as well as “pushback” from nearby residents opposed to the plan.

    Grand, San Juan to meet June 10

    Growth along the boundary separating Grand and San Juan counties is one of several issues that have prompted a rare meeting between the counties’ governing boards.

    Ropes & Reins

    Cowboys and cowgirls from Utah, Wyoming, Nevada, Colorado, Idaho, Montana, Washington, Oregon, Kansas and Arizona had fun showing off their skills at the Canyonlands PRCA Rodeo over the weekend.

    Riding for fallen officers

    These four ladies posted colors for the Fallen Peace Officer trail ride April 6 at the old Spanish Trail Arena. The...

    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.