Life in San Juan

FAIR BUILDING EXHIBITSBEST OF SHOWRoxanne Eldredge: Crochet vikingJenny Grover: Blessing dressSally Jack: Pillow caseDeleska Behunin: Wall hangingTina Murdock: QuiltNicole Holliday: QuiltJeannine Snyder: QuiltJoan Watkins: RugSandra Black: AfghanDonna Washburn: ApplesauceNancy Munger:...
A golden eagle is expected to recover after having a tough day in San Juan County on August 2. A truck driver reports that he was traveling northbound at highway speeds near the Monticello airport when the eagle flew alongside the truck and then swooped into his front windshield. The...
by Easton Bowring The San Juan County Fair returns next week, “Jam-Packed with Fun.” The annual quilting show is a highlight and showcases some of the best work of San Juan County natives. In 2017, Julie Bailey won the hearts of the judges. She walked away with a Managers Award, Best of...
by Easton Bowring, Staff writer Gordon and Susan Reeve will lead the Land Above the Canyons Pioneer Day parade as the 2018 Grand Marshals. The Reeves are being recognized for their commitment and dedication to serving the youth in the community. The grand marshals are selected based on...
by Easton Bowring, Staff writer . Art has always been an inspiration for Cyndi Eldredge. From leatherwork to paintings, she admires the story that lays behind each art piece. Cyndi’s home is lined with beautiful handcrafted cow hides and artwork on every wall. She loves the beauty it...
Brooke Pehrson is the owner of Brooke Pehrson photography. Photography really just fell into her lap. She went to school and minored in graphic design and became an artist.  Pehrson’s experience began with an artistic base, including how to read forms of art. After graduating, she...
Kara Laws is the owner of Illuminated Moments Photography at 49 North Main Street in Blanding. Her love for photography began at a young age, but she never really pictured it as a full-time career  Laws received an education in mass media and graphic arts and later completed classes...
by Easton Bowring & Kara Laws Every year, the City of Blanding hosts San Juan County’s Independence Day celebration. A parade, food, games, sports competitions, and fireworks make this event one of the most memorable of the summer, and the annual highlight for many living in and...
by Kara Laws Blanding is small. There are not very many of us here. But, somehow there are still a few people we do not know. Many of you already know Ila and Kay Johnson. For those of you who don’t, I am thrilled to introduce you to them. At each Fourth of July parade a Grand Marshal...
by Kara Laws Contributing writer Blanding City has officially hired Pratt Redd as the first ever Economic Development Specialist.   For the last year, talk of economy development has come up in Blanding City council repeatedly, almost more than any other topic. Many residents and...

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