News Roundup
Commissioners hear a report about local employers with soldiers in Ntl Guard
Several months ago, San Juan County Surveyor Sam Cantrell came to the commission meeting stating that one of his employees, Jacob Regalado, was being deployed as part of his service with the Utah N...
Nov 25, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 93 93 recommendations | email to a friend
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Seventy turbines needed to match this one well
Thanks for publishing my letter and fitting it all in (see the November 18 SJR). I’ve received a few ‘positive’ comments so far, but also asking for how I got my numbers, so I have provided a Table...
Nov 25, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 86 86 recommendations | email to a friend
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Blanding has new police and fire chiefs
Blanding has a new police chief and a new fire chief after the November 10 meeting of the Blanding City Council. The appointments were made by Mayor Calvin Balch.
Nov 18, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 90 90 recommendations | email to a friend
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Shopko announces opening of Blanding store
Shopko has announced that it will open a new Shopko Hometown store at 860 South Main Street in Blanding. The store is expected to open in January in the building previously occupied by Alco.
Nov 11, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 78 78 recommendations | email to a friend
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Today Show visits San Juan County
NBC’s The Today Show briefly visited San Juan County this week as part of weatherman Al Roker’s cross country trip. Roker stopped at the Four Corners Monument on November 9 in a race to visit all 5...
Nov 11, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 71 71 recommendations | email to a friend
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Honor Flight for local men
“Ladies and Gentleman,” the airport worker shouted, “May I have your attention, we have heroes in our midst!” Those were the words welcoming Honor Flight recipients Arlo Freestone and Gerold (Jack)...
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Vote by mail fraught with problems
I have had an uneasy feeling about the mail in ballots.  It seems rather evident that there is a much greater possibility of fraud with mail in ballots than there are with traditional polling.  
Nov 11, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 69 69 recommendations | email to a friend
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Canyon Country Discovery Center preview is Dec. 3
The Four Corners School of Outdoor Education invites the community to an Open House for a first look at its new campus on Thursday, December 3 from 3:30 to 6:30 p.m.
Nov 11, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 194 194 recommendations | email to a friend
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Voters approve sales tax, elect council members
Although voters throughout the county participated in the November 3 general election, municipal elections garnered much of the attention.
Nov 04, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 56 56 recommendations | email to a friend
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Nearly $100K restitution for protest
Federal Judge David Nuffer ruled that two San Juan County residents are responsible for nearly $100,000 in damages for their role in the May, 2014 Recapture Canyon protest.
Nov 04, 2015 | 1 1 comments | 48 48 recommendations | email to a friend
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