News Roundup
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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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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More than 130 joint replacement surgeries
Dr. Mac Wyman has recently completed his 135th successful joint replacement at San Juan Hospital. Dr. Wyman has been performing joint replacements at San Juan Hospital since November of 2011 and is...
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Blanding City Council votes to move ahead on Cultural Center
The Blanding City Council had one agenda item on the July 28 council meeting entitled Resolution 7-28-2015-1 Committing Funding for the Purpose of Providing Matching Funds for Federal Grant Assista...
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US Attorney replies to Recapture judge claim
The US Attorney has responded to allegations that the judge involved in the Recapture Canyon protest case is not impartial.
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Historic La Sal Store reopens
The historic La Sal Store, established in 1915, reopened its doors this week under new management.  Proprietors are Ana and Hal Adams.  The store will now be known as Ana’s La Sal Store.
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Despite drop in tax base, individual property taxes will remain steady
Tax notices are set to arrive in coming weeks for property owners in San Juan County. Despite a significant drop in the tax base, the tax rates will not change significantly for most local residents.
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New “Bears Ears” public lands proposal
The political stakes are rising as San Juan County Commissioners consider their actions related to the proposed Public Lands Initiative. The initiative, being developed by Utah Congressmen Rob Bish...
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Recapture protest sentencing delayed again after attorneys question the impartiality of judge
Sentencing may be delayed yet again for two San Juan County residents convicted of organizing and participating in the Recapture Canyon protest in 2014.
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