Life in San Juan
Blanding hosts events celebrating Independence Day

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Monticello honors beautiful yards
It’s that season again where the Parks and Beautification Committee is awarding those that are taking extra care in their yards. With the rain we’ve received in the past few weeks, many of our yard...
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Pollen path
The evening was a dream. Laying in the hammock my wife had given me for my birthday, I watched as twilight set in. Looking up from my woven sling into the slowly darkening sky made me drowsy and so...
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Queens crowned
Miss San Juan and Blue Mountain Rodeo Queens crowned.
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Record releases guide to wonderful San Juan County
The San Juan Record is delighted to announce the release of its second annual 101 Ways to Experience San Juan County. The 64-page magazine is included in this week’s issue of the San Juan Record an...
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Just what does it mean to be “Out of the Blues”
Just beyond Bluff, a line of ragged sun bleached sandstone rises from the red earth. The rugged slabs of sandstone jut out of the ground at a rakish angle and are peppered with the remains of a onc...
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Rededication of Blanding South Chapel called historic day
“Three forces made this building possible,” said Blanding historian and lifelong resident, Mabel June Palmer, at the rededication of the Blanding South Chapel of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latte...
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The Old Bridge at SJ Inn
Mexican Hat, named after the famed sombrero formation, has a history rich in oil, gold prospecting, and uranium/vanadium mining. In 1882, this small town was first named “Goodridge”, after E.L. Goo...
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Veteran addresses Blanding Memorial Day sunrise service
The 2015 Memorial Day Sunrise Service in Blanding was a little short on sun, though not any more chilly than usual, despite a snow-covered mountain in the background.
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New book gives slices of San Juan history
A new book by Bob McPherson discusses the people who settled southeast Utah. They developed a cultural understanding that helped them work the land to make a living.
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