News Roundup
Dry Wash Reservoir
Recent rains and a strong runoff of snowpack is filling area reservoirs, including the newly expanded Dry Wash Reservoir north of Blanding. The reservoir currently holds 300 acre-feet of water, whi...
May 25, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 24 24 recommendations | email to a friend
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Future of Bluff School topic of May 24 meeting
The future of Bluff Elementary School is the topic of a meeting in Bluff sponsored by the San Juan School District. The meeting will be held on May 24 at 6 p.m. at the school in Bluff.
May 17, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 33 33 recommendations | email to a friend
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Short-term rental questions for Monticello Council
The Monticello City Council had to do some explaining during the May 10 council meeting, when they opened the meeting for public comment and were informed that the city is not enforcing known zonin...
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Deer fence, tunnels on Hwy 191 between Monticello and Verdure
Construction crews recently completed work on a deer tunnel under Highway 191 approximately three miles south of Monticello. The work was completed in approximately two weeks in a project designed ...
May 10, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 34 34 recommendations | email to a friend
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Commissioners sign letter opposing monument
The San Juan County Commission has sent a letter to U.S. President Barak Obama outlining the county position on the possible unilateral designation of the Bears Ears National Monument. The letter w...
May 10, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 30 30 recommendations | email to a friend
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Travel and tourism sector sees significant growth
Travel and tourism is seeing significant growth in San Juan County, even as other sectors of the economy show little or no growth. “There are a lot of opportunities if you have a unique and good qu...
May 03, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 36 36 recommendations | email to a friend
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New business in Monticello
Monticello’s newest business is Hometown Stitching. Located at 40 East 200 South, Hometown Stitching offers sewing classes, alterations, and crafting supplies.
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School district names new superintendent
Dr. Ed Lyman has accepted the position as Superintendent of the San Juan School District. He will replace Dr. Douglas Wright beginning on July 1, 2016. The appointment was announced to school perso...
Apr 27, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 33 33 recommendations | email to a friend
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Commencement set at USU Eastern Blanding campus
Nearly 200 degrees and certificates will be presented at the annual commencement ceremony of the Utah State University Eastern Blanding campus. The event is Friday, April 29, at 1 p.m. in the San J...
Apr 26, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 35 35 recommendations | email to a friend
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Latigo Wind Park update
As you reported last month, the Latigo Wind Park began commercial operation on March 11. We want to take this opportunity to thank the community for their patience with the increased traffic, and t...
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