News Roundup
Public invited to review draft of Bears Ears National Monument plans
The planning process for the two units of Bears Ears National Monument is moving ahead with the release of a draft Monument Management Plan (MMP) and Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) by the Bur...
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Monticello approves an adjustment in zoning to allow livestock uses
The Monticello City Council approved a zone change for two properties on 100 North, east of Main Street at their August 14 meeting.  The properties, originally zoned R-2 Residential, became A-1 Res...
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Recycling project to offer service in Blanding
Starting October 1, recycling services will be available in Blanding.
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ROAM Industry opens shop in Monticello
ROAM Industry is working hard to become the center of human-powered outdoor adventure in San Juan County. ROAM is the brainchild of Dustin and Natalie Randall, located in the former Trailside gas s...
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From Silver Dollar Bar to education center
The small town of Bluff is experiencing a canyon country renaissance. A dozen new tourist cabins are going up. A 54-unit resort is being built. A former trading post is a thriving restaurant, and t...
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Judge states Clerk did not follow state law when investigating candidacy claim
A federal judge has ruled that San Juan County Clerk John David Nielson did not follow state statute and improperly removed candidate Willie Grayeyes from the ballot.
Aug 14, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 130 130 recommendations | email to a friend
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“Make it Monumental” is San Juan County’s new brand campaign
San Juan County – also known as Utah’s Canyon Country – launched a redesign campaign of its brand to highlight the area as the entry point for nature-loving adventures and great scenery.
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More than 1,000 stolen items recovered
On August 7, Blanding Police officers made an arrest in conjunction with the theft of more than 1,000 items. Michael Ainsworth Yoakam, age 66 of Blanding, faces a host of charges related to the theft.
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Federal judge places Grayeyes on ballot for Commissioner race
Willie Grayeyes will be on the November 6 general election ballot in the race for San Juan County Commissioner representing District Two. The decision was made by Federal District Judge David Nuffe...
Aug 07, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 177 177 recommendations | email to a friend
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Golden Eagle survives wild run-in with semi, RV
A golden eagle is expected to recover after having a tough day in San Juan County on August 2.
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