Monday, August 10, 2020


Moab, UT

77.3 F


    Pandemic weakens summer travel as AAA forecasts first decline in 11 years

    Car trips reign supreme accounting for 97% of the favored mode of transportation.

    How to vacation during a pandemic

    The Centers for Disease Control is recommending families stay within the U.S. for their travels, or even just stay close to home, according to a statement from the Better Business Bureau.

    Letter: I won’t mask anger

    Editor, A small bit of real news for Rory Paxman: Oh my, non-mask wearers...

    Letter: Moab United collecting letters for Moab’s seniors

    Editor, As you all know, times are tough for everyone — very tough. It’s...

    Opinion: Governments should cut costs in accordance with private sector

    Tourism has and will continue to play the most essential role to support Moab’s economic sustainability, even at these least essential of times. But for now, most publicity to encourage people to plan to visit here when this pandemic is over is practically non-existent.

    Trail review: Amazing vistas but be prepared!

    The views are breathtaking, but the time and teamwork to traverse the 18.9-mile trail was what made the adventure a memory of a lifetime

    Tales of Trails: Get ‘On Top of the World’ to see spectacular views

    The Top of the World Trail is about 19 miles long in and out from the pavement on Highway 128 near Dewey Bridge.

    County: No avoiding tax hike — even during a pandemic

    Were the property tax increase to be rescinded, he said Grand County “would literally be totally broke.”

    Off and running, seeking new team members

    Members of the Grand County High School cross-country team hold their first practice of the season Monday morning. Coach Randy Martin said he’s looking for more students to join the team.