News Roundup
Blanding City supports Recapture Alternative B
The Blanding City Council discussed the various alternatives for Recapture Canyon at the October 11 council meeting. The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) seeks public input on several alternatives f...
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SITLA set to auction 391 acres of Comb Ridge property
A spectacular 391-acre section of state trust land is scheduled to be auctioned today (October 19) in Salt Lake City. The auction of the land, at Comb Ridge six miles west of Bluff, has been the so...
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New security/intercom system at jail costs $450,000
San Juan County Sheriff Rick Eldredge reports that electronics for the internal security and intercom system at the San Juan County Jail is obsolete and in need of replacement.
Oct 11, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 110 110 recommendations | email to a friend
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General election ballots will begin to arrive in the mail this week
Ballots for the November 8 General Election will begin to arrive at mailing addresses in San Juan County this week as the final stages begin for the election season.
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Weekend deer haul
Be careful on Highway 191 between Monticello and Devils Canyon! Despite the installation of several miles of deer fence, migrating deer are causing havoc on the highway. This is the weekend toll an...
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County says Bears Ears Coalition has no jurisdiction
The San Juan County Commission approved a resolution on October 4 regarding the Bears Ears Inter-Tribal Coalition proposal to create the Bears Ears National Monument.
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Blanding City clean-up
Local members of the Utah National Guard have completed important missions at hot spots around the world, including deployments to Europe, Korea, Japan, and war zones in the Middle East. The 118th ...
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Water year was wet, cool
The recently completed water year was remarkable, with significant precipitation across San Juan County, including 141 percent of normal levels in Monticello.
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Second wind farm may move ahead in the area
According to information presented at the September 20 meeting of the San Juan County Commission, it may only be a matter of time before another wind farm is constructed in San Juan County.
Sep 27, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 109 109 recommendations | email to a friend
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First annual San Juan Freedom Fest affirms opposition to the Bears Ears National Monument
Local individuals, businesses, and non-profit organizations, in partnership with Sportsmen’s for Fish & Wildlife, Utah Cattlemen’s Association, and San Juan Farm Bureau, held the first annual San J...
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