News Roundup
Two leaking shipments arrive at White Mesa Mill
The Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) has ordered the suspension of shipments from a Glenrock, WY uranium mine to the White Mesa mill south of Blanding after two separate incidents involving low-...
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Bears Ears concert is Thursday in Blanding
A Freedom Fest concert will be held on Thursday, September 22 in Blanding to benefit the local effort to stop the proposed Bears Ears National Monument.
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Judge rules county wind farm process was flawed
A district court judge has ruled that San Juan County did not follow correct procedure while making a decision regarding the Latigo wind farm north of Monticello.
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SJHS homecoming this week
San Juan High School will celebrate homecoming with events leading up to the September 23 homecoming game against Enterprise.
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Nine years after Recapture Canyon is closed, BLM seeks public comment on proposed trail system
Nine years after portions of Recapture Canyon were closed to motorized traffic, the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) is considering a variety of options for the canyon.
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Commissioners question number of ancient sites
San Juan County Commissioners question statements from the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) that there are 30,000 archaeological sites on BLM land in the county.
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County recovers large portion of loss due to cybercrime
San Juan County has recovered $43,597.73 from a bank in New Jersey and hopes to recover at least $3,000 more. The funds were deposited into county bank accounts last week as the investigation conti...
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Meet Dr. Michael Nielson
Since August 1, San Juan Health Services has benefited from the services of the newly arrived Dr. Michael Nielson. Dr. Nielson, fresh from a Family Practice Residency at Rapid City Regional Hospita...
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Prairie dogs cause $100K in damage to sewer pond
Even though the Blanding City sewer lagoons may be a paradise for local prairie dogs, the pesky critters have caused an estimated $100,000 in damage to the waste management system.
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San Juan County confirms that cash balances follow a downward trend, dropping $2 million in two years
A downward trend in the San Juan County cash balance was confirmed by a report at the August 23 meeting of the San Juan County Commission.
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