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Veterans Memorial in Blanding will be built for Memorial Day dedication
Construction will begin soon on a Veterans Memorial building that will be located adjacent to the Blanding Visitor Center.
Jan 09, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
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San Juan County's New Year baby born at Blue Mountain Hospital
San Juan County’s New Year Baby for 2013 is Alkira Vereesha Blackhorse of Bluff. Alkira was born on New Years Day, January 1, 2013, at 4:20 p.m. at Blue Mountain Hospital in Blanding. Alkira was de...
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Hard Twisted delves into local murders in 1935
A new book takes a fictional look at two very real murders in San Juan County history.
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The San Juan Record looks back on 2012
San Juan County politics dominated the headlines in 2012. The first controversy was a request by the Navajo Nation Human Rights Commission (NNHRC) to restructure the voting districts for county com...
Jan 02, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
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Monticello residents pay highest property tax in San Juan County
Ten separate taxing entities contribute to the property tax bill paid by San Juan County residents.
Dec 26, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
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Bernie Christensen is Monticello Citizen of Year
Bernie Christensen, a long time resident of Monticello, is the 2013 Citizen of the Year. The award is presented each year by the City of Monticello.
Dec 19, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
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A mammoth fire expected
A mammoth fire is expected in Bluff on Friday, December 21, when a 16-foot effigy of a wooly mammoth is burned. The effigy was built in recent months by Bluff artist Joe Pachak. Pachak recently hel...
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Blanding to install radio transmitters for utilities
The City of Blanding will begin the process of installing radio transmitters on utility meters in the city. The radios will allow city employees to make meter readings from a city vehicle. The inst...
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State releases results of new testing measures
The Utah State Office of Education recently released data from the new Utah Comprehensive Accountability System (UCAS). The system was developed to help schools better determine how students are pr...
Dec 12, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
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Adams is selected as the Overall County Official of the Year for the State of Utah
San Juan County Commissioner Bruce Adams was chosen among his county peers to be recognized as the 2012 Overall County Official of the Year at the Utah Association of Counties 88th Annual Conventio...
Dec 05, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
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