News Roundup
San Juan County files Voting Rights countersuit
San Juan County has filed a countersuit in the ongoing legal battle over voting rights in the county. The countersuit was filed on March 31, 2016 by San Juan County Clerk John David Nielson and Com...
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Commissioners hear report on tourism promotion
The San Juan County Commission meeting on April 5 covered a lot of ground, including tourism development, fixing roads, dog control, and a resolution to approve $1.5 million in lease revenue bonds ...
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Bears Ears National Monument designation disastrous for Utah grassroots Navajos
Trusting the federal government has historically resulted in broken promises for Native Americans. As a Diné/Navajo woman, a resident of San Juan County and Commissioner, I speak in behalf of my co...
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101 Ways is on the way!
We need some help! The annual San Juan Record visitor’s guide, 101 Ways to Experience San Juan County, will go to print in a few weeks, and we are seeking input into what adventures to include.
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San Juan River Bridge renamed to honor fallen hero
A picturesque little bridge crossing the San Juan River at Mexican Hat has been renamed to honor a fallen local war hero. The Jason R. Workman Memorial Bridge is the new name of the bridge on Highw...
Apr 05, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 125 125 recommendations | email to a friend
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Blanding Council concerned about commission districts
The ramifications of the lawsuit between San Juan County and the Navajo Nation was just one of the many topics discussed at the Blanding City Council meeting held March 29.
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New use and future for historic building
With the many lives it has already gone through, the building just above the Hideout Golf Club in Monticello has a new one for the short term!
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Local residents flock to neighborhood caucuses
San Juan County residents flocked to neighborhood caucus meetings on March 22 to participate in the first Presidential Preference Caucus in state history.
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Orthopedic surgeon joins Blue Mountain Hospital team
Dr. John LeBlanc, DO, an Orthopedic Surgeon who has practiced in Arcata, CA for more than a decade, is the newest member of the surgical team at Blue Mountain Hospital (BMH), in Blanding, UT.
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Lawsuit settlement urged at Commission meeting
Settling the lawsuit between San Juan County and the Navajo Nation took center stage at the San Juan County Commission meeting on March 15.
Mar 22, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 121 121 recommendations | email to a friend
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