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Local realtors present grant to Community Rebuilds
The South Eastern Utah Association of Realtors recently presented a $500 grant to Community Rebuilds of Moab. The grant, which was awarded through the organization’s Housing Opportunity Fund (UARHO...
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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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  • Second Lives: Sara Melnicoff
    by Charli Engelhorn
    staff writer
    07.12.12 - 10:29 am

  • <b><i>SBDC Client of the Year...<br></b></i>
Moab Small Business Development Center (SBDC) Director Beth McCue (second from left) presents the SBDC Client of the Year award to Triassic Industries co-owner Scott Anderson during a brief ceremony on Wednesday, March 9. Also pictured are Triassic Industries co-owner Jenni Urbanczyk (left, holding her and Anderson’s daughter) and Utah State University Extension Business and Economic Development Center Director Marion Bentley. Photo by Murice D. Miller
    SBDC Client of the Year...
    Moab Small Business Development Center (SBDC) Director Beth McCue (second from left) presents the SBDC Client of the Year award to Triassic Industries co-owner Scott Anderson during a brief ceremony on Wednesday, March 9. Also pictured are Triassic Industries co-owner Jenni Urbanczyk (left, holding her and Anderson’s daughter) and Utah State University Extension Business and Economic Development Center Director Marion Bentley. Photo by Murice D. Miller
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    A "Now Hiring" sign is posted on a Verizon store in Manhattan in New YorkOne analyst called the deal "very rich" for workers at Verizon, the No. 1 U.S. wireless provider, which reached the tentative pact with the Communications Workers of America (CWA) on Friday. The CWA said Verizon agreed to provide a 10.9 percent raise over four years while Verizon put the increase at 10.5 percent. According to the CWA, both numbers are correct, with the union's calculation including compounded interest as subsequent raises are determined from a new base salary.


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    Businessman is reflected in an electronic board displaying Japan's Nikkei share average outside a brokerage in TokyoBy Lisa Twaronite and Nichola Saminather TOKYO/SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Asian shares recovered from a wobbly start on Tuesday, but remained on track for a monthly loss, while the dollar edged away from recent peaks scaled on expectations the U.S. Federal Reserve will raise interest rates as soon as next month. MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan gained 0.4 percent, poised to end the month down 1.9 percent. Japan's Nikkei stock index slipped 0.5 percent after rallying 1.4 percent in the previous session.


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    A woman exits the Viacom Inc. headquarters in New YorkBy Jessica Toonkel and Chuck Mikolajczak NEW YORK (Reuters) - Viacom Inc's six independent directors vowed on Monday to fight any attempt to oust them from the board, saying they found "inexplicable" the assertion that controlling shareholder Sumner Redstone was mentally competent and acted of his own free will. In a letter to shareholders, Lead Independent Director Fred Salerno said the directors would legally contest any bid to remove them, the latest salvo in an increasingly public and bitter battle for control of Viacom at a time when the U.S. media company needs to focus on turning its business around. The letter came three days after a statement from Redstone, issued by his spokesman, that said the 93-year-old media mogul was considering ousting Viacom Chief Executive Philippe Dauman and the board of directors.


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