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‘Starry, Starry Night’ theme announced for 2014 Moab Electric Light Parade
The Moab Electric Light Parade will take place Dec. 6, and last week the Moab Area Chamber of Commerce announced that the 2014 theme will be “Starry, Starry Night.” The theme was selected by last y...
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Grand County Credit Union looking to open Green River location soon
Ever since Key Bank closed its branch in Green River in June, residents of that community have been left without a financial institution. But the Grand County Credit Union (GCCU) will soon be allev...
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Local doctor donates vasectomy fees to non-profit groups
A local physician has contributed approximately $15,000 to local charities by collecting donations from the recipients of no-scalpel vasectomies performed at his Moab clinic. Through his program, D...
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New guide service aims to fill gap in backcountry offerings
A new backcountry guide service that specializes in custom journeys for small groups and families has opened in Moab. Deep Desert Expeditions, founded by Moab resident Mike Coronella, aims to fill ...
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  • <b><i>Rotary recognition...<br></b></i>
The Rotary Club of Moab recently awarded $1,000 grants to two Moab nonprofit organizations — the Moab Valley Multicultural Center and the Moab Free Health Clinic — in recognition of their work for the local community. Katlyn Keane (left) and Rhiana Medina from Moab Multicultural Center, and Beth Joseph, Joanna Onorato and Danette Johnson from the Free Health Center pose with their grant checks. Courtesy photo
    Rotary recognition...
    The Rotary Club of Moab recently awarded $1,000 grants to two Moab nonprofit organizations — the Moab Valley Multicultural Center and the Moab Free Health Clinic — in recognition of their work for the local community. Katlyn Keane (left) and Rhiana Medina from Moab Multicultural Center, and Beth Joseph, Joanna Onorato and Danette Johnson from the Free Health Center pose with their grant checks. Courtesy photo
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    A Wall Street sign is pictured in front of the New York Stock Exchange, open during Winter Storm Juno, in the Manhattan borough of New YorkInvestors this week will also be closely watching the results of the two-day U.S. Federal Reserve meeting, starting Tuesday, for clues on when interest rates could be hiked. At 11:33 a.m. EDT (1533 GMT) the Dow Jones industrial average was up 49.88 points, or 0.28 percent, at 18,130.02, the S&P 500 was up 3.6 points, or 0.17 percent, at 2,121.29 and the Nasdaq Composite was up 8.71 points, or 0.17 percent, at 5,100.80.


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    A logo is pictured at Google's European Engineering Center in Zurich(Reuters) - Google Inc said it would launch an experimental portal that allows interested patent holders to sell their patents to the company. Patent holders can tell Google about the patents they're willing to sell and the expected price through the portal, the company said on its blog. Google said it will let the submitters know of its interest in buying their patents by June 26 and expects to pay the sellers by late August.


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    A family is served drinks at a restaurant while Occupy Wall Street activists protest through the streets of New York's Financial District on the one-year anniversary of the movement, in New YorkFinancial firm Markit said its "flash," or preliminary, reading of its Purchasing Managers Index for the services sector slipped to 57.8 in April from a final reading of 59.2 in March, which had been the highest level since August. Markit's April reading of employment at service companies, meanwhile, rose to a 10-month high of 55.4 from March's 54.0. Last week, Markit in its flash reading of U.S. manufacturing activity said the goods-producing sector's growth fell in April by the most in six months, although it remained solidly in expansion territory.


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