Sunday, May 24, 2020

Moab, UT

66.2 F

    Utah Backcountry

    Teen dies in Utah avalanche; avoidance class Feb. 15 in Moab

    An 18-year-old snowmobiler died in an avalanche Saturday, Jan. 18, in Farmington Canyon north of Salt Lake City. Photo courtesy of...

    State petitions feds to manage forest roadless areas

    Hunters, anglers band together to conserve Utah’s backcountry On Feb. 28 the State of Utah petitioned the U.S. Department...

    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.