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Manti-La Sal National Forest fire officials are currently engaged in wildfire activity near Steamboat Point on the Monticello Ranger District, located west of Blanding, UT in San Juan County. The Babylon Fire, reported Friday, July 5, 2024, is approximately 50 acres, as of July 9, 2024. Due to...
by David Boyle News Director Members of the San Juan County Commission heard from La Sal residents regarding property rights, approved a grant aimed...
July 9, 2024, 4:40 PM
The Charles Hall Ferry returned to service between Halls Crossing and Bullfrog Marina on July 4 after a three year absense.  The service operates several times a day. Courtesy photo
The Charles Hall Ferry returned to service on July 4th after a three-year pause, providing passage over Lake Powell between Bullfrog and Halls...
July 9, 2024, 4:39 PM
Six reservoirs in San Juan County are listed as having a high-hazard rating by the Utah Division of Water Rights. They join more than 200 reservoirs...
July 9, 2024, 4:38 PM
Manti-La Sal National Forest fire officials are currently engaged in wildfire activity near Steamboat Point on the Monticello Ranger District, located west of Blanding, UT in San Juan County. The Babylon Fire, reported Friday, July 5, 2024, is approximately 50 acres, as of July 9, 2024. Due to...
July 9, 2024

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  • July 9, 2024
    A lizard enjoying the shade in Recapture Canyon. Enter your photos in our Photo of the Week contest. We pay $10 for each photo that runs in the San Juan Record. Email your entries to news@sjrnews....
  • The War Ponies beat Hillbilly Sno Shack to win the older division of the Mini Madness Tournament during the Blanding Fourth of July Celebrations on Wednesday, July 3. It’s the team’s second straight title and their second straight undefeated year. Members of the team include: (back row, left to right) London Mitchell, Daveigh Mitchell, Brooklyn Lameman, Quincy Singer, Kheirra Keith, Logan Williams, Jonah John, Ian Mark, Mira Spottedelk. Front: Easton Keith and Noah Istenes.  Courtesy photo
    July 9, 2024
    Blanding 4th of July sports winners:
  • Broken I beat the Peanut Butter Falcons to become the first new Midnight Madness Softball Tournament champions in seven years. Members of the team include: (top row, left to right) Corbin Middleton, Branten Bethea, Lizzie Palmer, Morgan McPherson, Madden Perkins, Addison Ivins, Averie Gilson. Bottom: Cooper Palmer, Jake Ivins, and Connor Palmer.  Courtesy photo
    July 9, 2024
    by Rhett Sifford Sports Editor Broken I outlasted the Peanut Butter Falcons to win the 2024 Shane Warenski Memorial Midnight Madness Softball Tournament championship during the Blanding Fourth of...

Life in San Juan

  • July 9, 2024
    Presidents and matrons of the Monticello Temple of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints recently met for a photo. The temple was dedicated 25 years ago. See more photos at the San Juan...
  • San Juan Credit Union scholarship winners include:  (top left) Jemma Robison, (top right) Ally Shumway, (bottom left) Synessa Atcitty, and (bottom right) Kaylee Warren. Courtesy photo
    July 9, 2024
    San Juan Credit Union recently held its 2024 scholarship contest. Each year graduating seniors from the five San Juan County high schools are invited to write an essay detailing what it means to live...
  • July 2, 2024
    Members of the San Juan School Board approved an increase in staff compensation for travel lunches to $14. The move was made after a discussion to match the fee waiver students receive for each meal...

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