outdoors
Fishing, hunting licenses make great Christmas gifts
Ice fishing season will begin soon

Looking for that Christmas perfect gift for the angler or hunter in your life? If so, a Utah fishing or hunting license might be the answer. These licenses make great Christmas gifts. And they’re e...
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BLM updates recreation plans for Monticello, Richfield
The Bureau of Land Management on Dec. 7 released two draft recreation business plans for public comment. The plans cover the Monticello and Richfield field offices and propose changes to fee struct...
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Christmas tree permits on sale Nov. 13
Christmas tree permits will be on sale at the Moab and Monticello district offices of the Manti-La Sal National Forest beginning Nov.13 for $10 each. The offices are open weekdays from 8 a.m. to 4:...
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Public lands: Group seeks gas, oil extraction royalty rates increase
Royalty rates, which are set to ensure the American people are properly compensated for the extraction and sale of oil and gas from public lands, do not reflect the present-day value of public land...
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  • Sky walkers tip-toe across the Fruit Bowl
    by Emma Renly
    The Times-Independent
    11.29.18 - 10:19 am

  •  The outdoor adventure group Warriors on Cataract, which takes veterans on river trips, just finished its fourth Cataract Canyon float in late September, using local licensed commercial outfitters. “This was our biggest year for rafters. The word is getting out,” organizers said in a press release. “We have now conducted 26 trips. We were slightly overbooked and had to put some vets on standby.” Sheri Griffith River Expeditions, Navtec and Raven’s Rim were among the outfitters that participated. Some amputees and service dogs were among the participants.                 Courtesy photo
    The outdoor adventure group Warriors on Cataract, which takes veterans on river trips, just finished its fourth Cataract Canyon float in late September, using local licensed commercial outfitters. “This was our biggest year for rafters. The word is getting out,” organizers said in a press release. “We have now conducted 26 trips. We were slightly overbooked and had to put some vets on standby.” Sheri Griffith River Expeditions, Navtec and Raven’s Rim were among the outfitters that participated. Some amputees and service dogs were among the participants. Courtesy photo
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