News Roundup
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...
Jan 02, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 305 305 recommendations | email to a friend
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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...
Jan 02, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 190 190 recommendations | email to a friend
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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 | 296 296 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...
Dec 25, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 262 262 recommendations | email to a friend
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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...
Dec 25, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 325 325 recommendations | email to a friend
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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 | 455 455 recommendations | email to a friend
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FBI apprehends San Juan County man for April murder near Bluff
A San Juan County man was arrested by the FBI at a residence in Bluff at 6:30 a.m. on Dec. 12 for the alleged murder of 31-year-old Antonio Montowine.
Dec 18, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 453 453 recommendations | email to a friend
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Blanding offers a bountiful array of gifts for everyone on your list
With Christmas day less than a week away, buying local gifts is more beneficial than ever. We have run out of time to wait for shipping, shipping mistakes, or gifts arriving a little more lackluste...
Dec 18, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 465 465 recommendations | email to a friend
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Fake video of arch destruction leaves many scratching their heads
I have to admit that I watched the video several times this past week, marveling at how authentic it seemingly looked – but in that computer-generated kind of way.
Dec 18, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 217 217 recommendations | email to a friend
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County creates 2019 preliminary budget
The San Juan County preliminary budget was discussed at a public hearing on Dec. 5 at the county building in Monticello. It was revealed that the net general fund for 2018 is currently in the red $...
Dec 11, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 283 283 recommendations | email to a friend
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