News Roundup
A remarkable 2017: The year in review
At the close of 2017, it is time to look back at a remarkable year. The year brought unprecedented awareness and focus on San Juan County. These are our top 15 stories of the year.
Jan 02, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 215 215 recommendations | email to a friend
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In Memoriam
Obituaries for these individuals were published in the San Juan Record in 2017.
Jan 02, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 553 553 recommendations | email to a friend
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Controversy, confusion over energy exploration in Bears Ears area
The possibility of energy exploration activities within the prior boundaries of Bears Ears National Monument is becoming a national issue, even while many local residents question if there are actu...
Dec 19, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 199 199 recommendations | email to a friend
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Daniel, Sue Anderson named Monticello Citizens of Year
Daniel and Sue Anderson were honored for their years of service to the community when they were named the Monticello Citizens of the Year by the Monticello City Council.
Dec 19, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 203 203 recommendations | email to a friend
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Attorney General appeals Sheriff ruling
Utah Attorney General Sean Reyes has appealed a ruling that dismissed charges against San Juan County Sheriff Rick Eldredge and Deputy Alan Freestone.
Dec 19, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 660 660 recommendations | email to a friend
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As promised, lawsuits filed over monument changes
As promised, a host of lawsuits have been filed in federal court after the December 4 decision by President Donald Trump to reduce Bears Ears National Monument.
Dec 12, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 335 335 recommendations | email to a friend
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Boundaries of new monuments still vague, details becoming clearer
Preliminary maps are still all that are available, but the boundaries of the new monuments are starting to be understood.
Dec 12, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 990 990 recommendations | email to a friend
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Change in monument status may bring changes to Friends of Cedar Mesa
The December 4 executive order by President Donald Trump to rescind Bears Ears National Monument and create two smaller monuments may trigger significant changes for a Bluff-based nonprofit organiz...
Dec 12, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 1008 1008 recommendations | email to a friend
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Utah Navajo Health Systems, Blue Mtn Hospital win health honors
Blue Mountain Hospital (BMH) and Utah Navajo Health System, Inc. (UNHS) were honored at the Rural Health Association of Utah’s annual conference, on December 1 at Dixie State University, in St. Geo...
Dec 12, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 82 82 recommendations | email to a friend
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Boundaries of Bears Ears cut by more than 85 percent, now two units
There are significant management changes for more than one million acres of public land in San Juan County after a presidential proclamation by President Donald Trump on December 4.
Dec 05, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 110 110 recommendations | email to a friend
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