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A sacred duty – elected county officials take their oaths of office
Willie Grayeyes sits in the front row of the commission chambers in the San Juan County Courthouse on Monday, Jan. 7 with his family.
Jan 08, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 454 454 recommendations | email to a friend
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Federal Judge drops suit against SJC Clerk/Auditor
On the same day that Willie Grayeyes was sworn into office as a newly elected member of the San Juan County Commission, United States District Judge David Nuffer agreed to dismiss the lawsuit filed...
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Election of Willie Grayeyes challenged in Seventh District Court
The election of Willie Grayeyes to the San Juan County Commission has been challenged by his Republican opponent. Kelly Laws filed the complaint in the Seventh District Court on Dec. 28, 2018, five...
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County challenges in 2019
There are changes on the horizon as a new San Juan County Commission is set to take office in coming days. Willie Grayeyes and Kenneth Maryboy will join Bruce Adams on the Commission. They face a h...
Jan 02, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 527 527 recommendations | email to a friend
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One for the ages: A top ten review of 2018
Following the unprecedented focus and attention on San Juan County in 2017, 2018 followed in those footsteps with even more tremendous stories that shaped our lives and communities. Now that 2018 i...
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BLM proposes increased flexibility and access in Sage-Grouse plans
The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) has announced the availability of the Final Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) and proposed plan amendments addressing Greater Sage-Grouse conservation on publ...
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Rebecca Benally and Phil Lyman bid farewell at their final San Juan County Commission meeting
As the San Juan County Commission meeting drew to a close on Dec. 18, so did the terms of Commissioners Rebecca Benally and Phil Lyman. It was the last public meeting the two will attend together b...
Dec 25, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 460 460 recommendations | email to a friend
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Bishop and Reyes in the running to replace Zinke
In an early morning Tweet on Dec. 15, the Commander in Chief announced, “Secretary of the Interior @RyanZinke will be leaving the Administration at the end of the year after having served for a per...
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Monticello High School hosts suicide prevention discussion on Dec. 13
For the first time this year, Monticello High School Counselor Jeff Hunt led an after-school group centered around suicide prevention. The discussion was on Dec. 13 in the Monticello High School Li...
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A surprise after decades of community service
Ellen Kirby went to the Monticello High School Christmas concert with absolutely no idea that she would be named Monticello Citizen of the Year.
Dec 18, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 626 626 recommendations | email to a friend
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