News Roundup
Proposition #10: County Committee to study changes to San Juan County’s form of government
Let's look at the pros and cons of Proposition #10 Yes: by Joe B Lyman No: by San Juan County Democratic Party
Oct 09, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 175 175 recommendations | email to a friend
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Broad range of experience for new county adminstrator
Mack McDonald, the new San Juan County Administrator, recently took some time from a very busy schedule to meet with the San Juan Record.
Oct 08, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 193 193 recommendations | email to a friend
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Elected officials meet from federal, tribal, state, county, and community groups
A group of elected officials met on Wednesday, October 2 in Blanding, including Navajo Nation President Jonathan Nez and Congressman John Curtis. The group included tribal, federal, state, county, ...
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Law enforcement officials respond to threat at SJHS
A social media threat on September 30 has resulted in an increased law enforcement presence at San Juan High School.
Oct 01, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 420 420 recommendations | email to a friend
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First-ever Blanding Dutch Oven Days will provide fun for everyone Saturday, Oct. 5
This Saturday, the City of Blanding will host the first-ever Dutch Oven Days. The Blanding Chapter of the San Juan Chamber of Commerce is thrilled to bring local residents this incredible fall-them...
Oct 01, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 445 445 recommendations | email to a friend
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County considers large property tax increase
A tax increase may be coming to property owners in San Juan County.  The county introduced the possibility at a Commission meeting in Blanding on October 1.
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Blanding City Council disagrees on proposed impact fee changes
The Blanding Council had a lively discussion about wastewater impact fees at their September 24 meeting. Councilmember Logan Shumway expressed concern at the dramatic increase in the wastewater fee...
Sep 27, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 498 498 recommendations | email to a friend
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The history of commission districts in San Juan County, Utah
Because history gives context and perspective to current situations, the history of commission districting in San Juan County bears repeating.
Sep 25, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 579 579 recommendations | email to a friend
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San Juan County agrees to $2.6 million settlement for attorney fees for seven-year voting rights/redistricting case
San Juan County will pay $2.6 million in legal fees to make a settlement in the massive voting rights lawsuit between the county and the Navajo Nation.  The settlement was approved at a special mee...
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Monticello City Council considers policy changes
The Monticello City Council held two public hearings on September 17 and considered a number of changes to city policy and ordinances.
Sep 24, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 627 627 recommendations | email to a friend
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