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County expects to begin jail remodel within 45 days
Inmates will be housed at Emery County Jail during construction
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National Park Service celebrates 100th birthday on Aug. 25 with local community fair, films, and free park entrance
The National Park Service celebrates its 100th anniversary on Thursday, Aug. 25 with a community fair at the Moab Information Center, a film series at Arches National Park visitor center and free a...
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California man, 21, believed to have drowned while swimming in river
A 21-year-old California man is believed to have drowned in the Colorado River near the Big Bend campground area on Aug. 23. The man, identified as Richard Daniel Lheureux of Hayward, California, w...
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Moab Music Festival starts Sept. 1, will present series of Latin-themed concerts throughout opening week
Twenty-six years ago, Michael Barrett and his wife Leslie Tomkins were considering the idea of starting a music festival in northern Utah. The two had familial connections in the northern part of t...
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BLM seeks public input on proposed February 2017 oil and gas lease sale
The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) Canyon Country District is seeking public input on parcels that have been nominated for the agency’s competitive oil and gas lease sale scheduled for February 20...
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<b>Let it flow...</b><br>
Moab City Public Works employee Conrad Yanito releases water from a fire hydrant at 100 North and Center Street on Wednesday, Aug. 17 in preparation for repairs to a water line. Water was shut off to all Center Street buildings located between 100 North and 200 North for several hours in the morning while the city public works crew replaced a section of the main water line on Center Street in front of the county offices and repaired an irrigation line that provides water to the lawn of the county courthouse.              Photo by Molly Marcello
Let it flow...
Moab City Public Works employee Conrad Yanito releases water from a fire hydrant at 100 North and Center Street on Wednesday, Aug. 17 in preparation for repairs to a water line. Water was shut off to all Center Street buildings located between 100 North and 200 North for several hours in the morning while the city public works crew replaced a section of the main water line on Center Street in front of the county offices and repaired an irrigation line that provides water to the lawn of the county courthouse. Photo by Molly Marcello
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  • County approves letter opposing Public Lands Initiative
    by Molly Marcello
    The Times-Independent
    08.18.16 - 09:20 am
  • GCHS students sharpen media skills at Utah journalism boot camp
    by Jeff Richards
    The Times-Independent
    08.18.16 - 09:33 am
  • DUP cabin gets new protective cover
    by Lisa J. Church
    The Times-Independent
    07.28.16 - 09:48 am
  • School board votes to freeze property tax rate at 2015 level
    by By Molly Marcello
    The Times-Independent
    08.11.16 - 09:17 am
  • Interlocal sewer agreement still being hammered out
    by By Jeff Richards
    The Times-Independent
    08.11.16 - 09:15 am
  • Dark skies are a valuable resource, advocates say
    by Jeff Richards
    The Times-Independent
    08.04.16 - 10:10 am
  • Moab Relay for Life raises over $32,000 in fight against cancer
    by Jeff Richards
    The Times-Independent
    08.11.16 - 09:50 am

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