Life in San Juan
Grand marshall for July 4
The grand marshal for the Blanding Fourth of July parade is Clayton Long. Long has resided in San Juan County for 37 years and has worked for the San Juan School District as a teacher, principal an...
Miss Utah Navajo named
Announcing the newly crowned Miss Utah Navajo Queen, Alliyah Chavez of Montezuma Creek, UT. Alliyah is the daughter of Andrew Chavez of Farmington, NM and Vernita Capitan of Montezuma Creek.
James Joseph Harris was the speaker in the annual Memorial Day Service at the Blanding Cemetery on May 30. Harris is a veteran who fought and was wounded in the Vietnam Conflict. Kay Shumway photo
Class of 42
The last four living members of the San Juan High School Class of 1942 had an impromptu reunion at the funeral of their late classmate, Ruth Nielson. Left to right: Lynn Adams, Clisbee Lyman, Phyli...
New presidency in Blanding
A new presidency was named on May 15 to lead the Blanding Utah Stake of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Alon Pugh (center) is the new stake president. He will be assisted by counci...
EMS week: Called to care
Take this week to thank an EMS worker in your town. In 1973, President Gerald Ford authorized a week to celebrate Emergency Medical Services (EMS) personnel and the important work they do. This is ...