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Local woman founded Adventure Tykes to bring outdoors to people traveling with children

Having a child changed Melissa Edge’s life but not her lifestyle. “When I was expecting my son, people were always telling me that my days outdoors were over,” said Edge, who would escape to the nearest mountain, river, lake, national park, anyplace outside with her husband every chance she could before having children. When her […]

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Friends, neighbors rally to clean up after fire: Artist lost studio in ‘terrifying’ May 26 blaze but is grateful damage wasn’t worse

Friends and neighbors came armed with hand tools Sunday morning, June 24. One brought a dump trailer. Another brought a dump truck. They gathered early – at 7:30 a.m. – to help a Castle Valley family rebuild after a May 26 fire. The home of Christy Williams Dunton and Michael Ford Dunton was spared in […]

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20 Questions: Sarah Barstow

Sarah Barstow – As reported to Meredith Mirrington Originally from Connecticut, Sarah Barstow came to Moab in 1997 to hike and never went home. Today, she still loves to hike and when not spending quality time with her family, she’d surely enjoy a dinner party with Stephen Colbert and Jon Stewart. Read on to learn […]

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Letter to the editor

Dear editor, We need your help in exposing and correcting a scandal with the Department of Energy UMTRA Project in Moab, Utah, which is cleaning up uranium mill tailings by the Colorado River in Moab. I live in Moab and a lot of our citizens here and from the surrounding area depend on jobs at […]