News Roundup
Car/truck crash leaves one seriously injured
One woman was seriously injured, and her unborn child killed, in a two-car crash at the intersection of Highway 191 and the Needles Overlook road at milepost 93 on March 21.
Mar 26, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 870 870 recommendations | email to a friend
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Petition opposes expansion of Bears Ears
Cheryl Bowers, a member of the Blanding City Council, is heading up a petition for county residents who oppose the expansion of Bears Ears National Monument.
Mar 26, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 831 831 recommendations | email to a friend
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Search for missing girl ongoing despite challenges
Searchers are still hopeful that they will find Anndine Jones, age four of Aneth. Jones wandered away from her home on Thursday, March 14, setting off four days of intensive searching in the area.
Mar 19, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 237 237 recommendations | email to a friend
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Snowpack approaching 200 percent of normal
Many things are known as the wet and wild winter of 2019 draws to a close. However, one question remains: Will the mountain snowpack be more than double the normal levels?
Mar 19, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 879 879 recommendations | email to a friend
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Rep. Curtis to lead meetings
Representative John Curtis (R-UT) will head two townhall meetings in San Juan County this week as part of a swing through the southern portion of the third Congressional District.
Mar 19, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 876 876 recommendations | email to a friend
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Readers – and Editor – concerned about lack of civility in our dialogue
I have received a number of comments from readers who are concerned about the lack of civility, in general, in public conversations. I share their concerns.
Mar 19, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 873 873 recommendations | email to a friend
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Peter’s Hill accident claims life of one, injures three
One woman was killed and three others were injured in a two-car crash on March 14 on Highway 191 at the top of Peter’s Hill, north of Monticello.
Mar 19, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 882 882 recommendations | email to a friend
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Making progress on visitors guide
The San Juan Record and San Juan Chamber of Commerce need your help as they gear up to publish the 2019 version of 101 Ways to Experience San Juan County. The annual visitors guide lists scores of ...
Mar 19, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 239 239 recommendations | email to a friend
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Commission approves four new policy resolutions
In a continuation of the trend of setting policy through resolutions, the San Juan County Commission approved four new resolutions at their March 5 meeting.
Mar 12, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 293 293 recommendations | email to a friend
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Construction of Bluff school is underway
Construction of the long-anticipated, $10 million elementary school in Bluff is finally underway. On February 26, students, teachers, district staff, and community members gathered on a dirt lot ju...
Mar 05, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 551 551 recommendations | email to a friend
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