News Roundup
Monument Valley schools without water on September 2
Monument Valley High School, Tse'bii'nidzisgai Elementary School and the adjacent housing units owned by the San Juan School District were without water on September 2, resulting in an early releas...
Sep 03, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 20 20 recommendations | email to a friend
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Reps. Chaffetz, Bishop expect to release “discussion draft” for Public Lands Initiative
With recommendations from seven counties in eastern Utah and a host of other groups, local congressmen are preparing the final recommendations for the Public Lands Initiative.
Sep 02, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 23 23 recommendations | email to a friend
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New motions on Recapture case
There were a host of motions and rulings in the case involving two San Juan County residents who were convicted for the May 10, 2014 Recapture Canyon protest.
Sep 02, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 19 19 recommendations | email to a friend
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Local resident dies from case of the plague
A San Juan County resident died from plague earlier this month. This is the first Utah resident to be diagnosed with plague since 2009.
Sep 02, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
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Voting Rights issues focus of possible legal actions
The voting rights of the Native American residents of San Juan County is the topic of two separate legal claims. An ongoing legal action against the county claims that both the San Juan County Comm...
Aug 26, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 26 26 recommendations | email to a friend
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Entrance and campground fees increase at area National Park sites
Entrance and campground fees at Canyonlands and Arches National Parks will increase on October 1, 2015, according to the Park Service, in order to fund important maintenance and improvement project...
Aug 26, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 25 25 recommendations | email to a friend
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Group appeals Latigo wind farm permit
While crews are busily working on the Latigo Wind Park northwest of Monticello, another group has filed a protest to the San Juan County Planning Commission.
Aug 26, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
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Proposed Latigo Wind Park expects July groundbreaking
A proposed wind farm adjacent to Monticello is moving forward aggressively, with plans to break ground and begin construction by the end of July. The 27-turbine wind farm, which could be valued at ...
Jul 15, 2015 | 1 1 comments | 33 33 recommendations | email to a friend
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Wind park moving ahead
sPower is moving ahead with plans to install a 27-turbine wind park north of Monticello. sPower officials state that construction is set to begin this month (July), with at least partial completion...
Jul 01, 2015 | 2 2 comments | 30 30 recommendations | email to a friend
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Wind project blows back in
The proposed Wasatch Wind project, a 62.1 megawatt wind facility set to be located just north of Monticello, has been purchased by sPower, a renewable energy provider based in Salt Lake City, UT.
Jun 24, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 19 19 recommendations | email to a friend
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