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San Juan River waters return to normal, questions remain about long-term impact of mine water leak
After a flurry of fears and festering frustration at a federal agency, life appears to have returned to normal along the San Juan River in San Juan County. However, it is still unknown what will be...
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Local students return to school for another year
Nearly 3,000 students returned to class on August 13 at the 12 schools in the San Juan School District. Construction crews were busy putting the final touches on a number of summer projects, includ...
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Huck’s Museum and the promise of fried chicken
Before I can actually tell you about Huck’s Museum and Trading Post, I’ll need to tell how we got there in the first place. We had just spent several hours hiking and exploring the Old Pioneer Dugw...
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Strong turnout for Primary
Voters turned out in large numbers for a primary election, as local citizens in area communities determined which candidates will appear on the November 3 General election ballot.
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Monticello Merc's grand reopening scheduled this weekend
Crews are completing work on a major overhaul of Monticello Merc in anticipation of a grand reopening this weekend. Under the direction of new owner Kevin Francom, the store has been expanded and e...
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Mine leak in Colorado sends waste into San Juan County
A plume of contaminated water from an abandoned mine in the Colorado Rockies made its way into San Juan County on August 10, nearly five days after millions of gallons of the water spilled into the...
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Commission approves Public Lands recommendation
With a unanimous vote on August 4, the San Juan County Commission voted to approve a proposal from the county for the Public Lands Initiative.
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Recapture in RS-2477 claim
The State of Utah has signaled an intent to add a historic road through Recapture Canyon to the lists of roads on federal land claimed for a historic right-of-way.
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2015 San Juan County Fair results
Results and photos from the 2015 San Juan County Fair.
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Health District welcomes new doctor
Zeb Crofts felt the tug of his San Juan roots as he completes his residency as a Family Practice Physician in Scottsdale. Dr. Crofts, son of Forrest and Shirley Crofts, said “It has always been my ...
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