News Roundup
Diplomas to be presented this week at five area high schools
Approximately 200 students will receive diplomas this week at graduation ceremonies throughout the San Juan School District. Many students are hard at work finalizing their school work in anticipat...
May 20, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
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Bridge completed over Gypsum Creek Wash
One of the biggest roadwork headaches in San Juan County has been solved. The bridge over Gypsum Creek Wash, southeast of Halchita, crosses an area that was frequently washed out. The new $1.4 mill...
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Commission work meeting turns to Recapture issues
San Juan County Commissioners had many topics of county business to discuss at their May 5 work meeting, but the meeting took a detour when the topic turned to Recapture Canyon.
May 13, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
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Local property values drop by $176 million
Preliminary information shows that the tax base in San Juan County has dropped by $176 million in the past year. The drop can create funding challenges for local governments.
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Give us your suggestions for 101 Ways to Experience San Juan County
The annual San Juan Record visitor’s guide, 101 Ways to Experience San Juan County, will be published in coming weeks. The full-color publication features a bucket list of things to do in the area....
May 13, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lyman, Wells convicted of conspiracy for Recapture Canyon protest
After three days of trial and seven hours of deliberation, a 12-man jury returned guilty verdicts for two San Juan County men related to the May, 2014 Recapture Canyon protest ride. Two other resid...
May 06, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 25 25 recommendations | email to a friend
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Ruthellen Pollan Memorial Award
Art major John V. Porter, a USU Eastern Blanding student, was named 2014-15 recipient of the Ruthellen Pollan Memorial Award.  John produced a plethora of professional quality oil paintings and cha...
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Recapture Canyon protest trial drawing to a close
Day two of the trial of U.S. v. Phil Lyman, Monte Wells, Shane Marian, and Franklin “Trent” Holliday continued today at the federal courthouse in Salt Lake City. The San Juan County men are charged...
Apr 30, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 32 32 recommendations | email to a friend
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First day of trial for Recapture Canyon protest
by David Boyle, Staff writer
Apr 29, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 30 30 recommendations | email to a friend
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Navajo Nation elects new President, Vice Pres
After a wild and wooly election campaign that extended more than five months beyond the initial election day, Russell Begaye was elected president of the Navajo Nation on April 21.
Apr 29, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 32 32 recommendations | email to a friend
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