Thursday, May 28, 2020

Moab, UT

56.9 F

    Southeastern Utah Health Department

    Health Department says lodging, dining, other restrictions will continue

    The Southeast Utah Health Department announced Friday that many of the health restrictions currently in place in Grand, Carbon and Emery and set to expire April 15.

    Revised order: Salons must close; lodging OK in few cases

    The Moab Information Center is among many buildings closed amid the COVID-19 pandemic. Hair and beauty salons, nail salons, barbershops, tattoo shops...

    Health officials research permanent burn ban

    Environmental scientist Jonathan Dutrow, left, and Orion Rogers, the director of Environmental Health at the Southeastern Utah Health Department, discuss 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.