News Roundup
Hearing for sheriff, two deputies
In a marathon preliminary hearing before Seventh District Judge George Harmond on August 25, attorneys for San Juan County Sheriff Rick Eldredge and two of his deputies submitted a motion to dismis...
Aug 29, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 764 764 recommendations | email to a friend
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Zinke recommends cuts to Bears Ears boundaries
The federal government will decrease the size of Bears Ears National Monument, but the details are still unknown. On August 24, U.S. Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke sent a draft report to President D...
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Local soldier killed in Afghanistan
Aaron Butler, a Special Forces soldier from Monticello, was killed in action in Afghanistan on August 16, 2017. Butler, age 27, was killed when he entered a booby-trapped building that exploded whi...
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Staff Sgt Aaron Rhett Butler
Aaron was born in Monticello, UT. He was the seventh of eight children born to Randy and Laura Butler. He has one sister – Shannon – whom he adores, and six brothers – Shane, Quinn, Nathan, Andy, C...
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Top candidates emerge after August 15 primary election
Voters helped pare the list of candidates for the November 7 General election at a primary election on August 15.
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Funeral services confirmed for Aaron Butler
Funeral services for Aaron Butler will begin at noon on Saturday, August 26 at the Monticello LDS Stake Center in Monticello, UT. A viewing will be held from 9 to 11:30 a.m. and interment will foll...
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Bluff residents weigh options as incorporation vote approaches
The Utah Lieutenant Governor’s office hosted a public meeting at the Bluff Community Center on August 8 where Bluff residents and property owners debated incorporating as an official town.
Aug 16, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 720 720 recommendations | email to a friend
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Utah Symphony to perform in Bluff
The Utah Symphony is touring spectacular areas in the state and is set to perform a free concert in Bluff on Thursday, August 31 at 8 p.m.
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School district sets goals to open new school year
Greetings from the San Juan School District: School is back! School begins on August 17 and I know there is great excitement in the air from not only the parents and some students, but maybe most o...
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Jobs for rural Utah theme of 25K Jobs Tour
The 25K Jobs Tour of Rural Utah, in partnership with the San Juan County Chamber of Commerce, will be in San Juan County on Thursday, August 10 from 4 to 6 p.m. at the San Juan County Fairgrounds i...
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