Tuesday, May 26, 2020

Moab, UT

78.2 F

    Outdoor Recreation

    Outdoor sports enthusiasts generate nearly $1 billion in conservation funds

    Americans generated nearly $1 billion in excise taxes last year that support state conservation programs. Secretary of the Interior David Bernhardt today announced...

    SheJumps biking clinic Oct. 27

    The SheJumps Girls Biking Clinic at the Moab Ho Down will start and end at the Chile Pepper Bike Shop with transportation to the Bar M Trails Sunday, Oct. 27.

    Ask an Expert: How to recreate outdoors responsibly

    A black bear looks for food at an poorly kept campsite. Photo courtesy of Utah Division of Wildlife Resources

    Powderhorn hosts ‘ski more encore’ weekend

    Powderhorn ski area on Grand Mesa reports that its snowpack as of March 20 was sitting at 156 percent of average. “Conditions are as good as they have been in years,” said a statement from the resort.

    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.