News Roundup
Federal delegation meets with county commissioners
A host of federal officials from the Interior and Agriculture Departments met with San Juan County Commissioners on July 14 at the Hideout Community Center in Monticello. Approximately 150 county r...
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Secretary of Interior to visit county this week, holds public meeting in Bluff on Saturday
A contingent of high-ranking officials from the federal government will visit San Juan County this week on a fact-finding tour to investigate public land proposals, including the proposed Bears Ear...
Jul 12, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 71 71 recommendations | email to a friend
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Bluff interested in creating a municipality
San Juan County’s first community may become its newest city as another effort has begun to seek incorporation for Bluff.
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Monticello considers hospitality board
The June 28 Monticello City Council meeting was business as usual with approving minutes, approving bills, considering and approving regulations and receiving citizen feedback.
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Donation contributed to Blanding July 4 fireworks
The Blanding City Council Open Forum on June 28 began on a very positive note when Garth Wilson presented a check for $12,500 to the City of Blanding for the 4th of July fireworks display on behalf...
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Extension provides wide range of services
USU Extension personnel met with San Juan County Commissioners on July 5 to introduce team members who provide Extension programs for the citizens in San Juan.
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Local Primary Election results mirror state results
San Juan County voters followed the same trends as statewide voters at the June 28 primary election. There was one local race on the ballot. In a non-partisan race for a seat on the San Juan School...
Jun 29, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 87 87 recommendations | email to a friend
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$40 million budget for San Juan School District
The annual budget for the San Juan School District will approach $40 million in the coming year. On June 21, the school board approved a $35.6 million general fund budget, and a $3.6 million capita...
Jun 28, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 86 86 recommendations | email to a friend
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Superintendent retires after 14 years at the helm of schools
June 21 was the final school board meeting for the superintendent, Dr. Douglas Wright, who will retire on July 1. The new superintendent, Dr. Ed Lyman, was in attendance at school board meeting.
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School District releases SAGE test results
SAGE testing results for 2016 have been released by the San Juan School District. The testing was discussed at the June 21 meeting of the San Juan School Board.
Jun 28, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 81 81 recommendations | email to a friend
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