Sunday, May 24, 2020

Moab, UT

66.2 F

    Utah governor

    State to dictate future health orders

    A newly formed statewide commission will have the final word in conjunction with Utah Gov. Gary Herbert on the health restrictions imposed on Grand County, according to local health officials.

    Governor orders Utahns not to travel unless it is 'essential'

    Directive is 'not to be confused with a shelter-in-place order' On Friday, Utah. Gov....

    State plan targets mid-May, early June for lifting ‘urgent’ restrictions

    Widespread closures, including in Moab, could continue through the end of May, according to a plan released by a state task...

    Non-urgent medical procedures are canceled to preserve masks, other protective gear

    Public domain photo by Juraj Varga via Pixabay In order to preserve masks, gloves and other protective equipment...

    Nothing funny about price-gouging jokes

    Division of Consumer Protection aggressively pursuing complaints Since receiving an influx of reports of price gouging over the weekend,...

    Opinion: SBA’s disaster loans to help Utah’s small firms mitigate virus impact

    In order to assist businesses adversely impacted by the coronavirus — COVID-19 — and at the request of Gov. Gary Herbert, the U.S. Small Business Administration has been authorized to offer Economic Injury Disaster Loans (EIDL) to Utah small businesses in need of working capital and support with operating expenses.

    Petition succeeds; Utah lawmakers announce tax reform repeal

    Grand among counties contributing significantly to effort State lawmakers and Gov. Gary Herbert have announced a repeal to...

    Lt. Gov. Cox seeks Utah governorship

    Candidate pledges to run positive campaign After serving six years as Utah’s lieutenant governor, Spencer Cox launched his...

    Cox seeks Utah governorship

    Lt. Gov. Spencer Cox Lt. Gov. Spencer Cox at 8 a.m. Tuesday, May 14, officially announced his candidacy...

    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.