Sunday, May 24, 2020

Moab, UT

65 F

    sky photography

    Pink Moon rising April 7

    Add astrophotography to the list of things one can do to cope during the pandemic. The next full moon is called the Pink Moon, so named for the wide variety of phlox that blooms early in the spring.

    Edge of the Cedars features ‘ancient skies’ exhibit

    Edge of the Cedars State Park will host the works of photographer Bob Maynard. The exhibit opens March 23.Courtesy photo

    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.