Tuesday, August 4, 2020


Moab, UT

84.6 F

    Spanish Valley

    San Juan County delays action on SITLA’s Spanish Valley plans

    San Juan County Commissioners on Tuesday tabled a recommendation by the county planning commission to approve a “preliminary community structure plan” for more than 5,000 acres in Spanish Valley...

    Spanish Valley plan approved after San Juan commission rejects planners

    Master planning in Spanish Valley was the major focus of a marathon meeting of the San Juan County Commission on Nov. 19.

    San Juan gets pushback on Spanish Valley asphalt plant

    Grand gets an earful – for different reasons The licensure of an aggregate and...

    Not all public lands are created equal

    In response to Sen. Mike Lee and the associated headline article in last week’s The Times-Independent edition, “Politicos want Utah to remain a public lands state...

    Support grows for Arroyo Crossing housing project

    The power of reaching out played out Aug. 6 when the Grand County Council held a public...

    SITLA neighbor would rather live by a dump

    After a representative for the Utah School and Institutional Trust Lands Administration announced in April plans to...

    USDA to help fund water system upgrades, including Spanish Valley

    Spanish Valley is one of three Utah communities to receive funding needed for water projects, according to USDA Rural Development Utah State...

    A Love’s letter: Grand County Council asks company to cancel truck stop plan

    A miscommunication led to a reporting error in a story published June 13 regarding a joint Grand County Council and San Juan County Commission meeting held June 10.

    Pack Creek fire near Arbor Drive extinguished

    Part of a house on Arbor Drive in Spanish Valley was caught in a brush fire around...

    Crews quash Spanish Valley brush fire

    Fire and law enforcement personnel from multiple agencies responded to a brush fire in the 4500 block of Spanish Valley Drive on Tuesday afternoon, June 11.

    Some Sunny Acres residents don’t object to proposed truck stop

    Unregulated land use, not SITLA, the problem In recent public meetings, many Spanish Valley...

    San Juan County pauses commercial development in south Spanish Valley

    SITLA, Love's not directly affected Two weeks after an attempt to pause commercial development...

    The Market on Center

    A new type of farmers market is happening in Moab this summer, and it began on July 23. Dubbed “The Market on Center,” it includes vendors selling food and produce, artisan creations and other items.

    Domestic travel not replacing global visits

    The overall figures for 2020, not just the month of June, are more striking.

    CNY flights more empty than full

    The numbers align with anecdotes from businesses of seeing more Texas and California license plates than typical.

    Abandoned mine reclamation project could begin this fall

    The closure methods include masonry walls, steel grates, rebar barricade and earthen backfill.