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Moab, Utah is located in Grand County. Zip codes in Moab, UT include 84532. The median home price in Moab is $240,000. More Moab information.

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Feds propose ban on rope-swinging from Utah arches

This Nov. 4, 2012, file photo, shows an unidentified person swinging from the Corona Arch near Moab, Utah.

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Mon Aug 25, 2014

Deseret News

BLM weighs rope ban at Corona Arch, Gemini Bridges

The Bureau of Land Management is weighing a two-year ban on rope activities at Corona Arch and Gemini Bridges because of increasing conflict between those enthusiasts and the casual visitor seeking to take photos and hike around the Moab landmarks.

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The Aiken Standard

Dinosaur footprints set for public display in Utah

A dry wash full of 112-million-year-old dinosaur tracks that include an ankylosaurus, dromaeosaurus and a menacing ancestor of the Tyrannosaurus rex, is set to open to the public this fall near Moab.

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Sun Aug 24, 2014

Salt Lake Tribune

Grand County: Evaporation ponds threaten birds

Moab ornithologist Skip Ambrose visited evaporation ponds at Danish Flats Environmental Services eight times in 2009 and 2010, documenting dead birds, masses of dead insects and birds with oiled plumage, which can be lethal because it harms eggs and ruins the insulating properties of feathers.

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Sat Aug 23, 2014

Salt Lake Tribune

Moab Music Festival: Music in 'a miracle of a place'

As thousands of Utah Symphony patrons discovered earlier this month, the music of history's greatest composers can be enjoyed in scenic natural amphitheaters as well as in air-conditioned concert halls.

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Fri Aug 22, 2014

Greenwich Citizen

Dinosaur footprints set for public display in Utah

In this undated photo provided by the Bureau of Land Management, researchers and volunteers clean the surface of a new track site on BLM lands north of Moab, Utah.

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ABC News

Dinosaur Footprints Set for Public Display in Utah

A dry wash full of 112-million-year-old dinosaur tracks that include prints left behind by an ankylosaurus , dromaeosaurus and a menacing ancestor of the Tyrannosaurus rex, are set to be opened to the public this fall near Moab, Utah.

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Bike Magazine

Video: Cam Zink successfully lands world-record backflip - Cam Zink...

Cam Zink successfully landed a 100-foot, 3-inch dirt-to-dirt backflip on a mountain bike last night, setting a world-record live in front of a national TV audience.

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Thu Aug 21, 2014

Salt Lake Tribune

Westinghouse to build Utah nuclear plant

A firm seeking to bring nuclear power to Utah has reached an agreement with Westinghouse Electric Co.

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Wed Aug 20, 2014

Deseret News

Public will soon see 125-million-year-old dinosaur tracks in Grand County

The public will soon have a chance to see an extraordinary set of footprints left behind by dinosaurs 125 million years ago.

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Mon Aug 18, 2014

Deseret News

Proposed collector natural gas lines in Moab area up for public review

The Bureau of Land Management is accepting public comment a proposal to install 25 miles of gathering lines to connect with this main natural gas line in the Moab area.

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Ledger-Enquirer.com

Arches, Canyonlands national parks ban drones

Officials say the unmanned aircrafts disrupt wildlife and are an intrusion on visitors looking for tranquility.

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Sat Aug 16, 2014

Automotive News

Mopar, 3M team up for Jeep map decals

But, occasionally, a good idea, a few months, a good supplier relationship and a phone call from the back of a minivan are all it takes.

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Fri Aug 15, 2014

Park Record

Scene clips for Aug. 16

The National Ability Center, 1000 Ability Way at Quinn's Junction, will present its annual horse show on Saturday, Aug. 16, beginning at 10 a.m. The event is a chance for riders to show friends and family everything they have learned and accomplished as well as have a fun time.

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Thu Aug 14, 2014

Moab Times-Independent

Phillip Mosher named new Moab Valley fire chief

Phillip Mosher, who has been Moab's assistant fire chief for the past year, was recently appointed to be the new full-time fire chief.

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Mon Aug 11, 2014

Salt Lake Tribune

Alta seeks to uphold ban on snowboarders

The Alta Ski Resort bans snowboarders not for any rational reason but because the operators think they're rude and obnoxious.

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Sun Aug 10, 2014

Deseret News

Video showcases Moab land planning process

A video about a unique land use plan being crafted for the Moab area debuted at the Outdoor Retailer show this week, touting the approach as a model for the rest of the nation to achieve balance between recreation and resource extraction.

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Wed Aug 06, 2014

Center for American Progress

Video: Balancing Act in the West: How Americaa s Playground Can Be a Model for Recreation and Drilling

Six years after the George W. Bush administration proposed to allow oil and gas drilling on the doorstep of Utah's most prized national parks, the Obama administration's energy reforms are taking shape in the Red Rock Country near Moab, Utah.

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Salt Lake Tribune

Vernal has growing system of trails, but for how long?

Vernal might not have the national reputation as a biking mecca like Moab or Park City enjoy, but the little town in northeastern Utah more and more has become a destination of choice for many mountain bikers.

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Deseret News

In our opinion: Congressional 'exchange visits' can lift, enlighten

Utah Sen. David Hinkins, R-Orangeville, left, takes in an evening cruise on the Colorado River in Moab with U.S. Congressmen Jason Chaffetz, R-Utah, Elijah Cummings, D-Md., on Sunday, Aug. 3, 2014.

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