Monday, June 1, 2020


Moab, UT

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    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 A fire sign near Ken's Lake shows high danger on...

    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 Arroyo Crossing affordable housing project took a step closer to reality Aug. 6 when the Grand County Council held a...

    SITLA neighbor would rather live by a dump

    Marlene Huckabay gazes out her window onto her back yard and an undeveloped parcel of land. Huckabay said she is not...

    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

    Smoke rises from a brush and structure fire in Spanish Valley on Thursday, June 13. The blaze was the largest of...

    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 Construction crews install water lines at the corner of Sunny Acres...

    San Juan County pauses commercial development in south Spanish Valley

    SITLA, Love's not directly affected San Juan County Commissioner Kenneth Maryboy originally proposed a moratorium on commercial development...

    Company, SITLA get no love at truck stop hearing

    Residents call location 'unethical' Love’s representative Kym Van Dyke, left, and SITLA representative Bryan Torgerson address the audience on...

    Tales of Trails: Dominguez Canyon offers wilderness, hikes, history

    Little Dominguez Canyon near Grand Junction, Colorado, was home to prehistoric Native Americans and a homesteading family that raised peaches there....

    Free Fishing Day is June 6

    If you’d like to catch a fish in Utah’s beautiful outdoors — while social distancing, of course — but you don’t have a fishing license, Free Fishing Day on Saturday, June 6, is the perfect opportunity to give it a try.

    Leaving Guatemala

    I selected “send me where I’m needed most,” my desire to immerse myself in another country’s culture not affixed to any location in particular.

    City cuts jobs to bridge huge tax loss

    These steps are in addition to cuts made March 13 when 60 part-time employees were terminated.