Feds stack a Bears Ears advisory group with critics, and Moab’s tourism boom reaches a tipping point

An advisory council for the reduced Bears Ears National Monument lacks monument supporters. Environmental activists shut down a Utah Inland Port Authority board meeting. And Moab’s tourism boom reaches a tipping point.
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