News Roundup
County/reservation law enforcement agreement one step closer
Officials are hopeful that law enforcement efforts on the Navajo reservation in San Juan County will significantly improve with the implementation of a cooperative agreement between San Juan County...
Feb 27, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
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New school budget approved
Construction is set to begin this summer on a new Monticello Elementary School. At the February 12 meeting, the school board approved a construction budget. The total bid for the project is $10.7 m...
Feb 27, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
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Monticello secures funds for community center
The long held dream of a community center in Monticello is one step closer to reality after the Utah Permanent Community Impact Board (CIB) approved a $1,040,000 loan to the City of Monticello.
Feb 20, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
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Large group grouses at sage grouse hearing
More than 200 people crowded into the Monticello High School auditorium on February 7 for a public hearing on the proposed designation of endangered species status for the small population of Gunni...
Feb 13, 2013 | 2 2 comments | 22 22 recommendations | email to a friend
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New Secretary of Interior has business background
Sally Jewell has been nominated to serve as the US Secretary of the Interior. If approved, Jewell would replace outgoing Secretary Ken Salazar.
Feb 13, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
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Meeting to address endangered species designation for Gunnison sage grouse
San Juan County officials urge local residents to attend a hearing on February 7 on the possible designation of the Gunnison Sage Grouse as an endangered species. The meeting will begin at 5 p.m. a...
Feb 06, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
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SJHS Royal places in elite solo competition
Samantha Walker, a student at San Juan High School, recently competed in the Southern Utah Elite Solo Competition, representing the San Juan Royals. Among all the 2A contests, Sam placed fourth wit...
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New judge sworn in
On January 29, Blanding Mayor Toni Turk (left) administered the oath of office to Will Walker, Blanding's new Justice Court Judge. Walker replaces long time Judge James Harris, who has retired. Cou...
Feb 06, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
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Blanding community Wildland Fire Planning
Are you a landowner in or around the Blanding Community? Are you concerned about fire hazards on or around your property?
Jan 31, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
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Daily bus service coming to area
Twice daily bus service from the Wasatch Front to San Juan County will begin in April. Salt Lake Express Bus Service will offer transportation that initiates in Blanding and terminates at the Salt ...
Jan 30, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
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