News Roundup
County resident diagnosed with COVID-19
A San Juan County resident has been diagnosed with the COVID-19 coronavirus, the first local resident with presumptive positive results. The individual is a male under the age of 60.
Mar 27, 2020 | 0 0 comments | 46 46 recommendations | email to a friend
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Bluff Council votes to restrict lodging, restaurants
The Town of Bluff has voted to restrict all but “essential service” businesses, and they deemed the only “essential service” to be the K&C Trading Post.
Mar 26, 2020 | 0 0 comments | 116 116 recommendations | email to a friend
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Despite no reported cases, COVID-19 virus impacts the county
The impact of the worldwide pandemic triggered by the COVID-19 virus continues to hit very close to home, even though there are no known cases of the virus in San Juan County as of the March 24 new...
Mar 24, 2020 | 0 0 comments | 218 218 recommendations | email to a friend
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County restaurants coping with state restrictions in wake of COVID-19
San Juan County restaurant owners are scrambling to make ends meet after their services to customers were severely limited by an order designed to slow the spread of the COVID-19 coronavirus.
Mar 24, 2020 | 0 0 comments | 226 226 recommendations | email to a friend
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Candidates set for federal, state, and local elections
The filing period has closed for a host of elections that will be contested on November 3. The races range from President of the United States down to local school board elections, with a host of f...
Mar 24, 2020 | 0 0 comments | 218 218 recommendations | email to a friend
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County resident living in Salt Lake City area tests positive for COVID-19 virus
The first San Juan County resident to test positive for COVID-19 has been diagnosed in the Salt Lake Valley. San Juan Public Health Department (SJPH) said the individual has been staying in the Sal...
Mar 23, 2020 | 0 0 comments | 269 269 recommendations | email to a friend
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Blanding-area screening for virus at clinic in Blanding
Screening for the COVID-19 virus will take place at a single staging area in Blanding, at the Blanding Family Practice.
Mar 20, 2020 | 0 0 comments | 444 444 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lisbon Valley Mining Company closes, lays off workers, owes back payroll and property taxes
The Lisbon Valley Mining Company has laid off all workers at its mining and milling operations in San Juan County and announced that it is not able to pay the workers for their work.
Mar 20, 2020 | 0 0 comments | 438 438 recommendations | email to a friend
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Threat of virus causes widespread disruption of life in San Juan
The threat of the COVID-19 virus has disrupted the lives of San Juan County residents. Schools have been closed, events have been canceled, and the health care systems are on high alert.
Mar 17, 2020 | 0 0 comments | 594 594 recommendations | email to a friend
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Commission releases statement
San Juan County has taken a proactive measure by declaring a Public Health State of Emergency. This preventive move is intended to protect vulnerable populations in our community, such as the elder...
Mar 17, 2020 | 0 0 comments | 590 590 recommendations | email to a friend
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