Monday, May 25, 2020

Moab, UT

70.2 F

    Utah Avalanche Center

    Learn how to stay safe in avalanche country Feb. 15-16

    The U.S. Forest Service in partnership with the non-profit Utah Avalanche Center Moab will be holding their annual Backcountry 101...

    Avalanche beacon training park installed at Geyser Pass trailhead

    USFS Utah Avalanche Center volunteers Armin Howell, Steve Evers and Chris Benson installed an avalanche beacon training...

    Banff Mountain Film Fest highlights sports, culture

    The Banff Mountain Film Festival World Tour returns to Moab Oct. 5-6. Featuring the best films on mountain sport, culture and adventure, this is the 16th year the festival has come to Moab.

    Utah Avalanche Center seeks donations; danger on La Sals remains moderate

    The nonprofit Utah Avalanche Center seeks donations to help fund an avalanche awareness campaign after a deadly winter that claimed five Utah...

    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.