News Roundup
Local resident set to run for Navajo Nation president
Sitting in on a San Juan County Commission meetings, I didn’t realize how tall Kenneth Maryboy was until I tracked him down after the meeting for an interview.
Jun 11, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 19 19 recommendations | email to a friend
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Church begins construction
Groundbreaking ceremonies for the new Catholic Church building in Monticello will take place on Sunday, June 22 at approximately 12:45 p.m. The new church will be built immediately south of the exi...
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San Juan County to sue BLM over lack of action on Recapture Canyon Title V
Seven years after the emergency closure of Recapture Canyon by the Bureau of Land Management (BLM), the San Juan County Commission has decided to pursue legal action.
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New decor business opens in Monticello
Monticello’s newest business, Addison’s Attic, recently opened. The store, at 16 East 200 South, is full of home decor, beautifully displayed and well priced.
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Monticello Elementary School, built in 1959, to be demolished this week
This week, the old Monticello Elementary School building will be torn down to reveal a beautiful new school.
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Mailed-ballot primary election June 24
San Juan County is keeping up with the changing pace of the world. As of this year, exclusively mail-in ballots will decide all San Juan County elections.
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Diplomas for 205 grads
Diplomas will be presented to 205 high school graduates in the San Juan School District in ceremonies that will continue through the week.
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Deer fence started between Blanding, Monticello
The State of Utah is considering installing miles of wildlife fencing to keep deer off the highway between Monticello and Blanding. Details were discussed at a May 16 meeting of the Utah Transporta...
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Road construction
Road work south of Monticello is continuing day... and night. Mike Schafer photo
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School employees to get 5.42 percent raise
Employees of the San Juan School District will receive an increase in compensation that totals 5.42 percent for the next school year. The negotiated agreement was finalized at the May 13 meeting of...
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