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Alcohol sales in Blanding on the November ballot
With four “ayes” and one abstention at the March 14 meeting of the Blanding City Council, the issue of alcohol sales in Blanding will be on the November general election ballot.
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Sterling Scholars to be named on March 22
San Juan High School will host the annual Southeastern Utah Sterling Scholar competition presented by Deseret News, Zion’s Bank and Emery Telcom on March 22.
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9 Things to Know About Grand Staircase National Monument
Grand Staircase – Escalante National Monument was created on September 18, 1996 by President Bill Clinton using the Antiquities Act. The designation was made from Grand Canyon National Park, more t...
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San Juan High Drill
The San Juan High School drill team recently completed a busy year that begins in the summer and extends through the winter sports season. The drill team includes: (back row, left to right) Kasidy ...
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Economic Development / Visitor Services in upheaval after termination of director
After the termination of a longtime employee, San Juan County is back to the drawing board with economic development efforts.
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Elementary teacher is Teacher of Year
Jenny Atcitty, a renowned teacher from Montezuma Creek Elementary School, is the 2017 Teacher of the Year for the San Juan School District. Atcitty was presented the honor at a March 6 banquet spon...
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Professor has taught (and made) history for 40 years
“Walden” unpretentiously announces the carved metal sign over the door of the quaint but sturdy adobe building blissfully hugging the edge of Westwater Canyon at USU Eastern in Blanding (USUEB). 
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New Secretary of Interior to focus on Bears Ears
Ryan Zinke was approved as the new Secretary of the Interior by the US Senate on March 1. With the appointment, one of his first orders of business is Bears Ears National Monument, the massive 1.35...
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Blanding alcohol ban may be put on ballot
The Blanding City Council may put the city alcohol ban on the ballot in November. The idea was discussed at the February 28 council meeting.
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San Juan High School Prom Royalty
The San Juan High School Junior Prom was held on March 4 with All Around the World as the theme. Juniors danced to the song “On Top of the World” by Imagine Dragons. The San Juan High School Prom R...
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