News Roundup
Organ donations can provide the gift of life
Too many times in recent weeks, a mourning family has gathered to say goodbye to a loved one whose life was ending all too soon. It has happened again and again and again and seems to have touched ...
Mar 25, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
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Governor Herbert visits
Utah Governor Gary Herbert visited San Juan County on March 19. As part of his itinerary, he toured Blue Mountain Hospital, met with local and tribal leaders, and attended the San Juan County Repub...
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Public lands bill deadline nears for Commission
The San Juan County Commission continues to make slow progress on a recommendation for the Public Lands Bill being sponsored in Congress by Representative Rob Bishop.
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Four Corners School offers workshops
Four Corners School of Outdoor Education is launching new programs from its Canyon Country Discovery Center (CCDC) campus, which will enable educators to continue their professional development thr...
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Canyonlands proposes day-use permits for White Rim Trail, Elephant Hill
The National Park Service is seeking public comment on a proposal to require permits for all motor vehicle and bicycle day use on the White Rim and Elephant Hill roads in Canyonlands National Park.
Mar 18, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 23 23 recommendations | email to a friend
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Suicide prevention seminar set in Blanding
Suicide prevention is the topic of a seminar that will be presented at the Utah State University campus in Blanding on March 23. Jeanie Peck, from the USU-Logan campus, will deliver the QPR Suicide...
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Monticello Council sets secondary water rates
The Monticello City Council finalized secondary water rates for this summer at their March 10 council meeting. The rate change may bring some financial relief to those who use little water, a few m...
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Schools announce snow makeup days after storms
The unexpected joy of a snow day is inevitably replaced by the drudgery of making up the missed day. The San Juan School District has announced how local students will make up the snow and mud days...
Mar 11, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 33 33 recommendations | email to a friend
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New public health office assumes control early
It was several months earlier than planned, but San Juan Public Health has assumed full responsibility for public health issues in San Juan County.
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Redd Ace Hardware expanding store
Crews are hard at work on a significant expansion project at Redds Ace Hardware on Main Street in Blanding. The project will increase the square footage of the store by 70 percent, from 12,500 to 2...
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