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Unsung Heroes
Rich Haycock

On May 15, Utah Highway Patrol Sgt. Rich Haycock donned his uniform for the last time. After 31 years and three days of patrolling Interstate 70, drug busts, car chases and responding to accidents,...
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Humane Society, local veterinarian host free spay and neuter clinic in San Juan County
The Humane Society of Moab Valley, working with the Moab Veterinary Clinic, San Juan Sheriff’s Office and Moab City Animal Control, recently hosted a free spay and neuter clinic for residents of Sa...
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Paintings by Moab Pastel Guild on exhibit at Dead Horse Point’s Bighorn Gallery
The Moab Pastel Guild will return to the Bighorn Gallery at Dead Horse Point State Park from July 2 through Aug. 31 with a new exhibit — “Lyrical Landscapes.” The guild is a group of like-minded lo...
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MRH to conduct patient survey
Beginning in April, Moab Regional Hospital (MRH) will contract with HealthStream Research to conduct the hospital’s patient satisfaction surveys with recent patients. The surveys will be conducted ...
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<b><i>Fulfilling a dream...</b><br></i>
Several former players for the Denver Broncos professional football team (back row, center) pay a visit to Eddie and Sandy Lopez and their extended family in Moab on Saturday, July 18. Family members said Eddie Lopez, who was in the final stages of a yearlong battle against cancer, was delighted to meet some of the legends who had played for his favorite team over the years. The players — wide receivers Larry Brunson and Rick Upchurch, defensive back Billy Thompson, tight end Ron Egloff and tackle Dave Studdard — all signed the Broncos jersey that Lopez was wearing, and one of the players even let Lopez try on his Super Bowl ring. “My dad loved every minute of it, especially meeting Rick Upchurch,” said Michelle Lopez. The Broncos players, who were in town as part of a promotional appearance sponsored by Moab Chevrolet, also signed autographs for fans at Swanny Park last Saturday afternoon. Just two days after the players visited the family, Eddie Lopez died at the age of 58. Funeral services for Lopez are scheduled for 11 a.m. Friday, July 24 at the LDS Chapel at 475 West 400 North in Moab. A viewing will take place from 6 to 8 p.m. on Thursday, July 23 at Spanish Valley Mortuary. Courtesy photo
Fulfilling a dream...
Several former players for the Denver Broncos professional football team (back row, center) pay a visit to Eddie and Sandy Lopez and their extended family in Moab on Saturday, July 18. Family members said Eddie Lopez, who was in the final stages of a yearlong battle against cancer, was delighted to meet some of the legends who had played for his favorite team over the years. The players — wide receivers Larry Brunson and Rick Upchurch, defensive back Billy Thompson, tight end Ron Egloff and tackle Dave Studdard — all signed the Broncos jersey that Lopez was wearing, and one of the players even let Lopez try on his Super Bowl ring. “My dad loved every minute of it, especially meeting Rick Upchurch,” said Michelle Lopez. The Broncos players, who were in town as part of a promotional appearance sponsored by Moab Chevrolet, also signed autographs for fans at Swanny Park last Saturday afternoon. Just two days after the players visited the family, Eddie Lopez died at the age of 58. Funeral services for Lopez are scheduled for 11 a.m. Friday, July 24 at the LDS Chapel at 475 West 400 North in Moab. A viewing will take place from 6 to 8 p.m. on Thursday, July 23 at Spanish Valley Mortuary. Courtesy photo
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