News Roundup
Two wildfires burn out of control in SJ County
A dry-lightning storm on June 13 sparked a series of fires in San Juan County, two of which continue to burn out of control several days later.
Jun 19, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 124 124 recommendations | email to a friend
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County may cut $348,675 in taxes, expenditures
San Juan County may be looking to cut $348,675 in expenditures in the coming years in anticipation of a cut in property tax revenues.
Jun 19, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 119 119 recommendations | email to a friend
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Registration begins for area municipal offices
Candidates interested in pursuing elected office in Monticello and Blanding can begin filing for office during a registration period that begins on June 3 and continues through June 7.
May 29, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 56 56 recommendations | email to a friend
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Bishop’s widow ordained priest in Navajoland
Amidst the historic beauty of Monument Valley, Catherine B. Plummer was ordained priest in the Episcopal Church on May 11.
May 29, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 60 60 recommendations | email to a friend
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Arrest made in Monticello
A male juvenile from Monticello has been arrested as a suspect in a number of nighttime prowling incidents in Monticello over the past several months.
May 17, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 588 588 recommendations | email to a friend
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Woman killed in rock fall during camping trip
A 19-year-old woman was killed in San Juan County on May 7 when a rock she was sitting on broke away and fell.
May 15, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 27 27 recommendations | email to a friend
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Blanding Council leaves alcohol issue to voters
Voters, and voters only, will determine if there is to be a change in the alcohol sales policy in Blanding. The Blanding City Council on March 26 declined to make a change in the policy through a c...
Apr 03, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 23 23 recommendations | email to a friend
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Home entries in Monticello
Monticello police are asking local residents to be vigilant after a rash of home entries. Police chief Kent Adair reports that about six homes may have been entered in the past two months.
Mar 20, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 38 38 recommendations | email to a friend
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Sage grouse comments extended
House and Senate officials have requested a 60-day extension of the comment period of the proposed rules for the Gunnison sage grouse. The extension is designed to give local communities more time ...
Mar 13, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 34 34 recommendations | email to a friend
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County/reservation law enforcement agreement one step closer
Officials are hopeful that law enforcement efforts on the Navajo reservation in San Juan County will significantly improve with the implementation of a cooperative agreement between San Juan County...
Feb 27, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 32 32 recommendations | email to a friend
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