News Roundup
Full slate of candidates set for elections in Monticello and Blanding
Voters will be able to choose from a full slate of candidates when municipal elections are held on November 5 in Monticello and Blanding.
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UNHS set to manage south county ambulances
Utah Navajo Heath System (UNHS) is almost ready to assume management of the ambulance services in Montezuma Creek and Monument Valley.
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Transformers in Monument Valley
Optimus Prime, the star of Paramount Pictures’ Transformers 4, was unveiled to the world from San Juan County on May 30 when shooting for the movie began in Monument Valley. Several scenes for the ...
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Royalty selected after annual Miss San Juan pageant
The Miss San Juan pageant was held on Saturday, June 8, 2013. The pageant was a “closed” judged setting. The new Miss San Juan County royalty is Queen Erin Hurst, first attendant Shaeli Black, seco...
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Drought continues, water use is higher than goal
The drought that has gripped San Juan County for the past few years retained a hold during the month of May with precipitation levels significantly below normal levels.
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Monticello will move to mailed ballots for election
Say goodbye to ‘I voted’ stickers for the Monticello municipal elections. Ballots will be distributed by mail for the 2013 municipal election after a May 28 decision by the Monticello City Council.
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Monticello Elementary demolition
Construction crews recently knocked down four classrooms at Monticello Elementary School (the 5th and 6th grade rooms). A new school is set to open in August, 2014. For more photos coming soon. Cou...
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Commissioners consider option to open Recapture
More than six years after the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) closed trails in the Recapture Canyon area east of Blanding, the trails are closer to being reopened.
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Cross-country drive to help Wounded Warrior Project
Part-time San Juan County resident David Bieber passed through the county on June 3 on a cross-country drive on his restored World War II Harley Davidson DWA 45 Solo motorcycle. The trip is designe...
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Veterans Memorial kiosk dedicated in Blanding
The Blanding Veterans Memorial was dedicated on Memorial Day, May 27. The kiosk provides a simple and fitting memorial to those who have served.
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