Top Stories
Blanding prepares for annual Fourth of July fun
Jul 01, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
The City of Blanding and its residents are hard at work preparing for the 2015 Independence Day celebration, which centers on the Fourth of July and stretches into days before and after.
___________________________________________________________________________________
No use of state funds for Lyman defense, appeal
Funds from the State of Utah will not be used to help cover legal costs incurred by San Juan County Commissioner Phil Lyman for the Recapture Canyon protest. The decision was made at a June 24 meet...
Jul 01, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Wind park moving ahead
sPower is moving ahead with plans to install a 27-turbine wind park north of Monticello. sPower officials state that construction is set to begin this month (July), with at least partial completion...
Jul 01, 2015 | 1 1 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Spotted Elk uses strong heritage in effort to assist indiginous people
Sheldon Spotted Elk is a warrior. He is a descendant of Cheyenne Dog Soldiers, and the son of Navitt and Maxcene Spotted Elk, a Northern Cheyenne and a fifth generation pioneer.
Jul 01, 2015 | 1 1 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
full story

A great trip for SJR Travel
SJR Travel recently returned from another wildly successful tour of the Holy Land. An adventurous group of 47 people (more than half are under age 30) spent two weeks exploring Israel and Jordan.
Jul 01, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Lee
At 10 a.m., it was already hot. Summer had finally arrived in Bluff, and that, combined with the effects of global warming, had pushed temperatures into the extreme range.
Jul 01, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Dinosaur Museum marks 20 years in Blanding
For the past 20 years, ancient dinosaurs have found an air-conditioned home in Blanding. This July 4 marks the twentieth year anniversary of The Dinosaur Museum.
Jul 01, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Don't miss it...
Available to subscribers of the San Juan Record
From the July 1, 2015 issue
  • Felony Court Report
  • Native American Cultural Ctr proposed for Blanding
  • Nominations near for Farm Service Agency
  • July 4th quilt show is set
  • William Morley Black reunion
  • Hideout opening a hit
  • Success for free Spay and Neuter Clinic
  • Monticello Council hears report about police dept
  • Property values drop for Energy Fuels Mill
  • Letters to the Editor:
    • Card of thanks from Redd family
    • A history of Recapture Canyon in 1949
    • “Sometimes a column really touches your spirit”
    • “Appalled at the decision to bring wind turbines”
  • Food Adventures: Popular place to at Twin Rocks Café and Gift Shop
  • Wedding announced
  • New Blue Mtn Shadows issue
  • From the Past
  • Northern News: She’ll be coming ‘round the mountain
  • Sports Shorts: Lions Club holds fundraiser golf tourney
  • ‘Round the Region

Web extras
A week of San Juan County sports
Jan 30, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 627 627 recommendations | email to a friend
A week of San Juan County sports
Jan 23, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 624 624 recommendations | email to a friend
SJHS, WHS and MHS basketball photos

Local news
Dinosaur Museum marks 20 years in Blanding
Jul 01, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
For the past 20 years, ancient dinosaurs have found an air-conditioned home in Blanding. This July 4 marks the twentieth year anniversary of The Dinosaur Museum.
Body of lost hiker found in Canyonlands Park
Jul 01, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
The body of a 69-year-old man from Kanab, UT was recovered near Canyonlands National Park on June 27. Kenneth Johnson was found in Davis Canyon near the eastern border of the Needles District of th...
Schools set tax rates
Jul 01, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
A significant drop in the assessed value of area properties dominated the discussion on June 22 as the San Juan School District set property tax rates at a school board meeting.
Salvation Knoll trails and signs are dedicated
Jul 01, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
A dedication service on June 20 marked the opening of a hiking trail and interpretive signs at Salvation Knoll. The road-side site, located 28 miles west of Blanding on Highway 95, is dedicated to ...
State fund may be used for Recapture Canyon defense
Jun 24, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
A committee of the Utah State Legislature has approved the use of up to $100,000 in state funds for legal costs related to the May, 2014 Recapture Canyon protest.
Wind project blows back in
Jun 24, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
The proposed Wasatch Wind project, a 62.1 megawatt wind facility set to be located just north of Monticello, has been purchased by sPower, a renewable energy provider based in Salt Lake City, UT.
Today's Events
event calendar Icon_info

Sunday, July 05, 2015

no events are posted for this date post one now Icon_info