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City denies rezone request from Super 8 Motel owners
The Moab City Council on Tuesday, March 24, voted against a business owner’s request to rezone a property located on the north end of Main Street. The 4.4-acre parcel lies between the Super 8 Motel...
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City struggles to recruit new planning commission members
The Moab City Planning Commission is down to four members, and city staff is struggling to recruit someone to fill the open position, according to Moab Mayor David Sakrison.  The five-person commis...
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Colorado man dies in ATV crash on March 23
A Colorado man was killed Saturday, March 21 in an ATV accident near the camping area at White Wash Sand Dunes in northern Grand County. Jason Mondragon, 31, of Arvada Colorado, died just before 11...
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Body of Fruita man recovered from river
The body of a Colorado man was found floating in the Colorado River on Saturday, March 21. The body of Zachary Velasquez, 24, from Fruita, Colorado, was recovered from the river south of Fish Ford ...
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Care center using music to help patients suffering from Alzheimer’s and other memory disorders
As Dean Martin croons into her ears, Jackie Klaila’s face opens into a soft smile, her left foot tapping in time to the music. Opening her eyes, she sings along — “standing on the corner, watching ...
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<b><i>Happy centennial!<br></i></b>
Charlotte Hurley, head of children and teen services at the Grand County Public Library, hands slices of cake to Heather and Kendal Dalton on Tuesday, Feb. 17. The library celebrated its 100th anniversary with a day-long public party. The first Grand County Library opened Feb. 17, 1915 as the Moab Library. The current library building, which opened in 2006, was named the 2007 “Best Small Library in America” by Library Journal. Photo by Tom Taylor
Happy centennial!
Charlotte Hurley, head of children and teen services at the Grand County Public Library, hands slices of cake to Heather and Kendal Dalton on Tuesday, Feb. 17. The library celebrated its 100th anniversary with a day-long public party. The first Grand County Library opened Feb. 17, 1915 as the Moab Library. The current library building, which opened in 2006, was named the 2007 “Best Small Library in America” by Library Journal. Photo by Tom Taylor
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    From left, U.S. Under Secretary for Political Affairs Wendy Sherman, U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry and U.S. Secretary of Energy Ernest Moniz wait to start a meeting with Iranian Foreign Minister Javad Zarif and others at the Beau Rivage Palace Hotel in Lausanne, Switzerland Sunday, March 29, 2015. (AP Photo/Brendan Smialowski, Pool)Differences still remain less than two days before a deadline for the outline of an agreement.


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    Raw Video: Scott Walker speaks in ConcordScott Walker is worried. He’s worried about America. He’s worried about his kids and his grandchildren, and everyone else’s. He’s worried about Islamic radicalism. He’s worried about too many people being on food stamps.


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    FILE - In this July 10, 2012 file photo, Former Israeli Prime Minister Ehud Olmert speaks to the media after hearing the verdict in his trial, in Jerusalem's District Court. Olmert was found guilty Monday, March 30, 2015, of fraud and breach of trust in a retrial on corruption charges, three years after being acquitted. (AP Photo/Ariel Schalit, File)JERUSALEM (AP) — Former Israeli Prime Minister Ehud Olmert was convicted Monday of unlawfully accepting money from a U.S. supporter in a retrial on corruption charges, the latest chapter in the downfall of a man who only years earlier hoped to lead the country to a historic peace agreement with the Palestinians.


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