Monday, May 25, 2020

Moab, UT

71.9 F


    Conservationists watch uranium industry as Trump aims to strengthen it

    Uranium processing tanks at White Mesa Mill south of Blanding. Photo courtesy Wikimedia Commons The Trump administration released...

    Congress could block mining move

    Congressman Raúl M. Grijalva (D-Ariz.) successfully included two amendments this week to the recently approved H.R. 3055, the House of Representatives appropriations...

    Presidential order could boost uranium production

    The Trump administration is considering an order that would require domestic power generators to receive 25% of the uranium they use for...

    Moab UMTRA reaches safety milestone

    The U.S. Department of Energy’s Moab Uranium Mill Tailings Remedial Action (UMTRA) Project hit a major milestone last week achieving 1,000 workdays...

    Marriott Library seeks ‘Downwinder’ testimony

    Moab event May 20 Officials with the University of Utah’s J. Willard Marriott Library will be interviewing people throughout...

    Moab UMTRA shipments mark 10th year

    This week, the U.S. Department of Energy’s Moab Uranium Mill Tailings Remedial Action (UMTRA) Project will celebrate 10 years of uranium mill...

    Vanadium may supplant uranium at White Mesa

    CEO of Energy Fuels makes promising report to investors The CEO of Energy Fuels which operates the White Mesa...

    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.