News Roundup
Another 60 years at Patio Drive-in
In the early 1950s, A&W opened two franchises. One in Blanding, the other in Monticello. While Monticello’s franchise went bust due to lack of business, Blanding’s was booming, so much so that the ...
Dec 11, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 349 349 recommendations | email to a friend
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Bluff hosts public hearing on Lyman Family Farms’ request to disconnect from town
Only a few months have passed since Bluff’s first town council was sworn into office and already the boundaries of the newly incorporated town may be redrawn.
Dec 04, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 632 632 recommendations | email to a friend
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UHSAA announces first consideration of reclassification of regions
The Utah High School Activities Association (UHSAA) announced their first official consideration of reclassification of high school regions in Utah.
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Monument Valley Tribal Park closes for day due to unauthorized filming
Members of “Global Witness” attempted to gain entrance into the Monument Valley Tribal Park on Nov. 29 without prior permission or permitting and were eventually denied access.
Nov 30, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 378 378 recommendations | email to a friend
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Commission approves Bluff land transfer with HIRF
The San Juan County Commission decided unanimously to transfer 3.88 acres of land that the Hole in the Rock Foundation owns for 2.18 acres the county owns at their Nov. 20 meeting in Monticello.
Nov 27, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 341 341 recommendations | email to a friend
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San Juan fire warden assists in California wildfire
We’ve all heard of the devastation wildfires in California have brought in recent weeks.
Nov 27, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 358 358 recommendations | email to a friend
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New vet clinic set to open in Blanding
In early 2019 San Juan County will enjoy the benefit of a permanent veterinary care for the first time in over six years if everything goes according to plan.
Nov 27, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 337 337 recommendations | email to a friend
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Is it better to roll with the changes or fight them tooth and nail?
Medical marijuana has made its way to Utah for better or for worse. It’s a polarizing issue, just like lots of things, but it is here and it will soon be debated at a legislative committee hearing ...
Nov 27, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 258 258 recommendations | email to a friend
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Willie Grayeyes nearing settlement with county
According to the Navajo Times, commissioner-elect Willie Grayeyes has asked that his lawsuit against the state of Utah and San Juan County be dropped.
Nov 20, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 612 612 recommendations | email to a friend
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SJSD continues discussion of potential CRA model
The San Juan School District (SJSD) held off on making a decision on the controversial Community Reinvestment Agency (CRA) policy Nov. 13 during their monthly board meeting at Monticello High School.
Nov 20, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 611 611 recommendations | email to a friend
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