News Roundup
Canyonlands plane crash kills pilot and passenger
Two men were killed on June 30 in an airplane crash near the Canyonlands Overlook north of Monticello.
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Hwy 191 crash kills one, injures three
One person was killed and another critically injured on July 1 when a pickup truck ran into the back of a semi truck in a construction zone north of Monticello.
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Judge: No attorney fees on Grayeyes residency case
Seventh District Judge Don M. Torgerson has ruled that Blanding resident Kelly Laws will not be required to pay more than a quarter million dollars in fees to the attorneys who represented Commissi...
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Monticello City Council reduces property tax rate, adopts budget, amends residential zoning regulation
The Monticello City Council reduced property taxes by nearly .3 percent for fiscal year 2020 during their meeting at the Hideout Community Center on June 18.
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A gift from SE Utah
Utah Governor Gary Herbert and his wife Jeanette recently met with Pope Francis in the Vatican City while on an economic development tour through Europe. They had a brief visit with the pontiff and...
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Communications between county commissioners and attorney Steven Boos may be public record
The Utah State Records Committee has stated that communication between San Juan County Commissioners and private attorney Steven Boos may be public record.
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Commission discusses moratorium plans
‘Mark Vlasic of Landmark Design visited with the San Juan County Commission on June 18 about the six-month moratorium on commercial building along Highway 191 in Spanish Valley.
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Blanding Council extends legal contract
The Blanding City Council quickly moved through business during their meeting on June 11. Council members discussed a legal services agreement with City Attorney Kendall Laws. Council members are c...
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Strong growth for San Juan County property values
The value of properties in San Juan County grew by more than $30 million in the past year, according to figures recently released by San Juan County Assessor Greg Adams.
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Bluff Search & Rescue
A young visitor to San Juan County was grateful to see Search and Rescue crews on June 15 after falling ill while on a San Juan River trip.  The crews responded to a campsite on the river just nort...
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