News Roundup
Latigo Wind Park update
As you reported last month, the Latigo Wind Park began commercial operation on March 11. We want to take this opportunity to thank the community for their patience with the increased traffic, and t...
Apr 26, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 87 87 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lead from lone faucet at La Sal School
An unused water faucet at La Sal Elementary School tested positive for high lead content in a recent water quality test. The test results set off a series of additional tests and resulted in cappin...
Apr 19, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 94 94 recommendations | email to a friend
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Students advance to National History Fair
Two groups of local students earned awards in the Utah History Fair on April 16. Kaia Jay, Esperanza Lee and Kami Atcitty (above) took first place in the junior division for a documentary on The Lo...
Apr 19, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 92 92 recommendations | email to a friend
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San Juan County files Voting Rights countersuit
San Juan County has filed a countersuit in the ongoing legal battle over voting rights in the county. The countersuit was filed on March 31, 2016 by San Juan County Clerk John David Nielson and Com...
Apr 12, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 98 98 recommendations | email to a friend
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Commissioners hear report on tourism promotion
The San Juan County Commission meeting on April 5 covered a lot of ground, including tourism development, fixing roads, dog control, and a resolution to approve $1.5 million in lease revenue bonds ...
Apr 12, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 99 99 recommendations | email to a friend
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Bears Ears National Monument designation disastrous for Utah grassroots Navajos
Trusting the federal government has historically resulted in broken promises for Native Americans. As a Diné/Navajo woman, a resident of San Juan County and Commissioner, I speak in behalf of my co...
Apr 12, 2016 | 2 2 comments | 95 95 recommendations | email to a friend
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101 Ways is on the way!
We need some help! The annual San Juan Record visitor’s guide, 101 Ways to Experience San Juan County, will go to print in a few weeks, and we are seeking input into what adventures to include.
Apr 12, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 90 90 recommendations | email to a friend
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San Juan River Bridge renamed to honor fallen hero
A picturesque little bridge crossing the San Juan River at Mexican Hat has been renamed to honor a fallen local war hero. The Jason R. Workman Memorial Bridge is the new name of the bridge on Highw...
Apr 05, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 97 97 recommendations | email to a friend
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Blanding Council concerned about commission districts
The ramifications of the lawsuit between San Juan County and the Navajo Nation was just one of the many topics discussed at the Blanding City Council meeting held March 29.
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New use and future for historic building
With the many lives it has already gone through, the building just above the Hideout Golf Club in Monticello has a new one for the short term!
Apr 05, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 95 95 recommendations | email to a friend
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