News Roundup
June 20 fair to serve as grand opening for Hideout Community Center
The grand opening of the Hideout Community Center in Monticello will take place on June 20 with a host of activities. Details were discussed at the June 2 meeting of the San Juan County Commission.
Jun 10, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
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Dallin Redd named Retailer of the Year
Dallin Redd, owner of the local Redds Ace Hardware in Blanding, has been awarded the 2015 Young Retailer of the Year by the North American Retail Hardware Association (NRHA).
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County to mark historic road rights-of-way
San Juan County has ordered 20 historical right-of-way signs to be placed throughout the county. The signs feature historical photos of San Juan County.
Jun 03, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 21 21 recommendations | email to a friend
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San Juan Hospital announces new doctor, says financial picture is looking much better
Dr. Zeb Crofts will return to San Juan County in August to begin a family practice. The announcement was made at the May 28 board meeting of the San Juan Health Service District.
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Commission approves resolution supporting Lyman
Before a packed room of approximately 100 supporters at the May 19 Commission meeting, the San Juan County Commission passed a resolution supporting the legal rights of Commissioner Phil Lyman.
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Filing period nears for City Council positions
A brief filing period opens next week for candidates to register for local city council positions. Three positions each on the Monticello and Blanding city councils will be on the November ballot.
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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...
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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 | 28 28 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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