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Utah sets special election to fill House seat Chaffetz will vacate
Rep. Jason Chaffetz will leave the U.S. House of Representatives on June 30 and Utah will hold a special election on Nov. 7 to fill his 3rd Congressional District seat. On May 18, Chaffetz, a Repub...
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Crane resigns as superintendent; school board launches search for replacement
After five years on the job, Grand County School District Superintendent Scott Crane is leaving Moab to take on the role of executive director of the Southeast Education Service Center (SESC) in Pr...
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Annual Canyonlands PRCA Rodeo slated for June 1-3
Organizers are gearing up for the Moab’s annual Canyonlands PRCA Rodeo, which is scheduled to take place June 1, 2, and 3 at the Old Spanish Trail Arena. The three-night rodeo is scheduled to begin...
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Moab UMTRA tailings cleanup project to receive $37.9 million in funding for FY 2017
The Moab Uranium Mill Tailings Remedial Action Project (UMTRA) will receive $3.1 million more in funding than officials previously expected, bringing the project’s budget total from $34.8 million t...
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Arches, Canyonlands national parks prepare for busy Memorial Day weekend
Arches and Canyonlands national parks are preparing for a busy Memorial Day weekend, and park officials are advising visitors to expect “heavy traffic, crowded trails, and limited parking.” “Memori...
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Boxes of donated items fill the pantry at the Grand County Food Bank. Moab’s U.S. Post Office staff collected more than 2,100 pounds of food donations from local residents during the Post Office’s recent food drive to help the local nonprofit. “The timing was perfect, our shelves were getting a little bare,” said Terri Getz, Grand County Food Bank coordinator. “Our clients will enjoy a better variety and fuller baskets. Thanks.”      Photo courtesy of Terri Getz
Boxes of donated items fill the pantry at the Grand County Food Bank. Moab’s U.S. Post Office staff collected more than 2,100 pounds of food donations from local residents during the Post Office’s recent food drive to help the local nonprofit. “The timing was perfect, our shelves were getting a little bare,” said Terri Getz, Grand County Food Bank coordinator. “Our clients will enjoy a better variety and fuller baskets. Thanks.” Photo courtesy of Terri Getz
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  • City begins process to overhaul municipal code
    by Rose Egelhoff
    The Times-Independent
    05.18.17 - 10:34 am
  • Eviction of Speedqueen laundry shocks owners and customers
    by Molly Marcello
    The Times-Independent
    05.11.17 - 09:54 am
  • City prepares riparian plan for Pack Creek, Mill Creek
    by Rose Egelhoff
    The Times-Independent
    05.11.17 - 09:52 am

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