News Roundup
Junior Livestock auction brings nearly $200,000
Buyers at the August 13 Junior Livestock Auction spent nearly $200,000 to purchase livestock raised by local youth. In total, 118 animals were sold at the annual auction, which provides the culmina...
Aug 30, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 107 107 recommendations | email to a friend
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Cyber thieves scam $48,620 from County
In a June, 2016 cybercrime, more than $48,000 was wired from San Juan County to a man posing as a county consultant. The scam is known as a “Spear Phishing” attack. It is a targeted e-mail scam whi...
Aug 23, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 108 108 recommendations | email to a friend
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Local health care organizations work together on survey to assess health needs and concerns
Eight hundred residents from throughout San Juan County are being asked to participate in a critically important survey that will help determine the healthcare needs and concerns in their communities.
Aug 23, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 115 115 recommendations | email to a friend
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House passes Chaffetz amendment to improve Navajo school bus routes
An amendment introduced by Congressman Jason Chaffetz was adopted into the House Interior Appropriations bill (H.R. 5538).
Aug 23, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 115 115 recommendations | email to a friend
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Astronaut, exhibits highlight Discovery Center opening
Approximately 600 local residents and visitors participated in a full day of activities to celebrate the grand opening of the Canyon Country Discovery Center on August 20 in Monticello.
Aug 23, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 112 112 recommendations | email to a friend
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Grand opening of Discovery Center features the first astronaut with Native American heritage
The Canyon Country Discovery Center will celebrate a grand opening this weekend of the new facility in Monticello. The celebration will culminate a 15-year effort to develop the project, which beco...
Aug 16, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 125 125 recommendations | email to a friend
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Meet Dr. Edward Lyman, the new superintendent of the San Juan School District
Scott Boyle recently sat down for an interview with Dr. Edward Lyman. Lyman became the superintendent of the San Juan School District on July 1.
Aug 16, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 124 124 recommendations | email to a friend
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Local group organizes opposition to Bears Ears proposal
A group of San Juan County residents has assumed the daunting task of stopping the proposed Bears Ears National Monument. After just three weeks of intense work, they have some pretty impressive re...
Aug 09, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 129 129 recommendations | email to a friend
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Just how large is 1.9 million acres?
The proposed Bears Ears National Monument, at 1.9 million acres, would constitute 38 percent of the entire landmass of San Juan County. San Juan County is the largest county in Utah and one of the ...
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Governor's Native American Summit
Saylor Dandy of Monument Valley, with Lt. Governor Spencer Cox, at the 11th Annual Governor’s Native American Summit held at Utah Valley University in Orem. Saylor sang the national anthem in Navaj...
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