News Roundup
New security/intercom system at jail costs $450,000
San Juan County Sheriff Rick Eldredge reports that electronics for the internal security and intercom system at the San Juan County Jail is obsolete and in need of replacement.
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General election ballots will begin to arrive in the mail this week
Ballots for the November 8 General Election will begin to arrive at mailing addresses in San Juan County this week as the final stages begin for the election season.
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Weekend deer haul
Be careful on Highway 191 between Monticello and Devils Canyon! Despite the installation of several miles of deer fence, migrating deer are causing havoc on the highway. This is the weekend toll an...
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County says Bears Ears Coalition has no jurisdiction
The San Juan County Commission approved a resolution on October 4 regarding the Bears Ears Inter-Tribal Coalition proposal to create the Bears Ears National Monument.
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Blanding City clean-up
Local members of the Utah National Guard have completed important missions at hot spots around the world, including deployments to Europe, Korea, Japan, and war zones in the Middle East. The 118th ...
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Water year was wet, cool
The recently completed water year was remarkable, with significant precipitation across San Juan County, including 141 percent of normal levels in Monticello.
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Second wind farm may move ahead in the area
According to information presented at the September 20 meeting of the San Juan County Commission, it may only be a matter of time before another wind farm is constructed in San Juan County.
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First annual San Juan Freedom Fest affirms opposition to the Bears Ears National Monument
Local individuals, businesses, and non-profit organizations, in partnership with Sportsmen’s for Fish & Wildlife, Utah Cattlemen’s Association, and San Juan Farm Bureau, held the first annual San J...
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Growth and success for Health Service District
Have you noticed all the dirt being pushed around on the south side of Blanding? It is just the beginnings of a new San Juan County Combined Health Services Building, a building that will house not...
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Monticello College hosts economic summit
Monticello College recently hosted an inaugural Statesman Economic Summit over four days at the growing campus in Monticello. A wide variety of topics were discussed, including the “Origins of Libe...
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