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    In a town synonymous with adventure and extreme sports, a delicate practice called acroyoga is quickly finding its own niche community in Moab. Alexandra ‘Alex’ Reynaldo and Michelle Griffith, two professional and passionate instructors, are enthusiastically building up an acroyoga community...
    The Moab Free Health Clinic remodel, coordinated by Dave Bierschied and board president Danette Johnson, was made possible by local contractors and organizations that contributed their time and resources to the clinic to manifest a much-needed building upgrade, according to a statement from the...
    Rocky Mountain Power filed a proposal Friday, Nov. 9, to issue a one-time refund of approximately $14.5 million and to decrease the customer surcharge for energy efficiency from approximately 3.66 percent to 3.54 percent of customer’s bills. If approved by the Utah Public Service Commission,...
Elizabeth Stephens, United States Marine Corp, (ret.) was one of the many veterans honored at HMK Elementary School on Friday, Nov. 9, in honor of Veterans Day. Children serenaded veterans and read poems they wrote for them. Veterans received a personal letter and a poppy and the Grand County High...
    Nov. 13 marks the start of a new semester and a new potential career path for Grand County High School students.       Project Bike Path is a new Career and Technical Education program at the school. Scott Newton of Poison Spider Bicycles is an instructor and the company is a sponsor. There...
    Events in Moab have seemingly slowed to a trickle as the tourist season slows and Thanksgiving approaches, but runners will be happy for the Dead Horse 50 mile, 50K and 30K races that take off Nov. 18 The course featured the Magnificent Seven Trails off of Gemini Bridges, sandy washes,...
Grace, n.:  Unmerited divine assistance given to humans for their regeneration.       On Nov. 8, 1938, Sophie (Shallman) Peterson gave birth to a little girl, Grace Marlene. Little Grace was born into a seemingly loveless marriage of convenience. Alfred (her father) and Sophie couldn’t even agree...
    Nov. 11 is the fourth and final day of the year that people can enter national parks for free. All sites that charge an admissions fee are participating, including nearby Arches and Canyonlands.     Other events this week include a Desert Sun ceramics class from 1 to 4 p.m. Nov. 10. Make a clay...
    Moab’s second annual Soup-Bowl Fundraiser on Nov. 3 was packed with over 300 guests mingling with their sculptural soup bowls and shopping for affordable pottery.     The charity art event was developed by Clay Artistans of Moab  in connection with Desert Sun Ceramics in support of Seekhaven...
    On Wednesday, October 24, Eric Secrist’s 8th grade English classes dressed up as “ Greasers” in celebration of finishing the book, “The Outsiders,” by S.E Hinton. Students watched the movie version of the book, then discussed the differences between the book and the film.  According to a press...

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