News Roundup
Commission approves five resolutions, delays suit
During more than four hours of often contentious meetings on April 16, the San Juan County Commission passed five resolutions. Commissioners unanimously approved two resolutions regarding employmen...
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San Juan County auditor says the county is “in good financial shape”
“Overall, I would say the county is in good financial shape,” said San Juan County Auditor John Fellmeth in a report to County Commissioners on April 16. “So far, we have not had any major or unexp...
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San Juan teachers among the state’s top earners
San Juan School District teachers are some of the top earning teachers in the state. Surprised? That’s according to a report from the Utah Foundation, an independent, nonpartisan, nonprofit researc...
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Representatives appointed to Bears Ears Nt’l Monument Advisory Committee
Fifteen individuals are now officially part of the initial Bureau of Land Management (BLM) Bears Ears National Monument Advisory Committee (BENMAC).
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Tensions high as residents comment at meeting
Monticello resident Kim Henderson was on the agenda during the work session of the April 16 meeting of the San Juan County Commission.
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Snowpack benefits Colorado River operations
The plentiful snowpack of the past winter will benefit the Colorado River Basin through increased runoff to crucial reservoirs, according to a Bureau of Reclamation study released on April 15.
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Development in Spanish Valley may be halted
A six-month moratorium on commercial development in Spanish Valley may be put in place by the San Juan County Commission.
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Monticello City Council sets water rates, addresses police department issues
Some may believe that Monticello is out of the woods when it comes to water after an impressively wet winter. But that’s still not quite the case.
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Blanding City Council considers CRA policy revision
During an animated Blanding City Council and Community Reinvestment Agency (CRA) meeting on April 9, council members discussed revising current CRA policies regarding the use of funds.
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Body of Aneth girl found after three-week search
Funeral services for Anndine “Cookie” Jones, a four-year-old child from Aneth, are scheduled for Saturday, April 13 at 9 a.m. at the Cahone Mesa Church of God.
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