News Roundup
Kelly Pehrson to serve as interim manager of Utah Department of Agriculture and Food
Kelly Pehrson is the new interim manager of the Utah Department of Agriculture and Food (UDAF). Pehrson was appointed by Utah Governor Gary Herbert on January 14.
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Blanding City Council changes water rate structure, standardizes info request code
The Blanding City Council started their meetings for 2020 on January 14. Councilmembers Logan Shumway, Logan Monson, and KD Perkins took the oath of office. As the only candidates on the ballot, Mo...
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Monticello Council swears in new members
Three City Council members were sworn in during the first Monticello City Council meeting of the year on January 14. Ronald Skinner, Kim Henderson, and Nathan Chamberlain swore to support, obey, an...
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Love is in the air this weekend at 22nd annual Bluff Balloon Festival
Love is in the air when 22 hot air balloons take flight at the 22nd annual International Bluff Balloon Festival. Flights take to the air on Friday through Sunday, January 17-19 in and around Bluff.
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Unaffiilated voters can participate in March 3 Super Tuesday primary
March 3 is the day that Utahns will participate in the Super Tuesday Primary election in the race for President of the United States.
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County Commission hears BLM reports
Amber Johnson, Acting Field Manager for the Monticello office of the Bureau of Land Management (BLM), provided a lengthy update to the San Juan County Commission on January 7 about local activities...
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SJSD announces “What Matters Most” community meetings
by Ron Nielson, San Juan School District Superintendent We need to talk. Recent changes in State Administrative Rule (R277-407) regarding School fees went into effect January 1, 2020. These changes...
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The news that clicked in 2019
We use a new measure this year as we look back on 2019 to determine the biggest stories of the year.
Dec 31, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 725 725 recommendations | email to a friend
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Tuberculosis in the Wild West
You probably don’t think about Tuberculosis all that often. You probably don’t think about San Juan County all that often either. Out of site is out of mind, so they say.
Dec 31, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 135 135 recommendations | email to a friend
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Christmas Tree decor goes from Whitehorse to the White House
A total of 24 handmade ornaments made their way from Montezuma Creek to the White House this winter as part of the America Celebrates display, as first reported by Kate Groetzinger of KUER.
Dec 24, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 488 488 recommendations | email to a friend
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