News Roundup
Mountain lion gives a scare in Blanding
“I walked that road for two years, now I won’t go near it,” said Timi Butt, reflecting on the events of January 24. That afternoon, along the road leading west of Blanding toward Westwater, a mount...
Feb 09, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 108 108 recommendations | email to a friend
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Students of the Month
February Students of the Month at Monticello Elementary School include...
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A baby for the new year
Jordan Tsosie is the New Years Baby for San Juan County. The seven pound, one ounce little girl was born on Sunday, January 2, 2011 at 12:55 p.m. in the Blue Mountain Hospital in Blanding. Dr. Val ...
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Construction set to begin on new clinic
Construction will begin soon on a new physician clinic adjacent to the San Juan Hospital after ground breaking ceremonies were held on December 8.
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Soldier from local Guard Sapper Company killed in action in Afghanistan
Sgt 1st Class James “Doc” Thode, a Utah National Guard soldier attached to the 118th Engineer Sapper company in Blanding, was killed in Afghanistan on December 2, 2010.
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Charley Jenkins to perform holiday concert
Charley Jenkins has been a huge hit at the San Juan County Fair, where he has opened the annual concert for the past three years.
Nov 17, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 138 138 recommendations | email to a friend
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Voters elect new county Sheriff
There will be a new sheriff in San Juan County as Rick Eldredge won a tightly-contested race against incumbent Mike Lacy in the November 2 general election.
Nov 10, 2010 | 1 1 comments | 55 55 recommendations | email to a friend
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Care packages part of out-reach effort to soldiers
San Juan County is marking Veterans Day with efforts to extend support to the 118th Sapper Company of the Utah National Guard. Approximately 30 local residents are members of the group. They began ...
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Candidate profile: Rick Eldredge
Challenger for: San Juan County Sheriff
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Concern grows over Forest Service road closures
Hunters in San Juan County face a number of roads that have been closed on National Forests. All National Forests in Utah now prohibit using motorized vehicles off designated roads and trails to hu...
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