Tuesday, August 4, 2020


Moab, UT

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    Utah governor

    Against local officials’ request, gov. allows Moab lodgings to fully reopen

    Grand County asked to keep hotel capacities limited. The state overruled local elected and health officials, instead further lifting restrictions on the county.

    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

    A plan released by Utah’s Economic Response Task Force Tuesday, March 25 outlines a path to recovery...

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

    In order to preserve masks, gloves and other protective equipment for medical professionals assisting in the fight...

    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 Top Utah lawmakers and Gov. Gary Herbert...

    Lt. Gov. Cox seeks Utah governorship

    Candidate pledges to run positive campaign Lt. Gov. Spencer Cox on Tuesday, May 14,...

    Cox seeks Utah governorship

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

    The Market on Center

    A new type of farmers market is happening in Moab this summer, and it began on July 23. Dubbed “The Market on Center,” it includes vendors selling food and produce, artisan creations and other items.

    Domestic travel not replacing global visits

    The overall figures for 2020, not just the month of June, are more striking.

    CNY flights more empty than full

    The numbers align with anecdotes from businesses of seeing more Texas and California license plates than typical.

    Abandoned mine reclamation project could begin this fall

    The closure methods include masonry walls, steel grates, rebar barricade and earthen backfill.