News Roundup
Legislature funds fine arts programs in local schools
Fine Arts programs are making their way back into schools in the San Juan School District. Superintendant Doug Wright reported at the July 10 school board meeting that the district has allocated fu...
Jul 18, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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New monument honoring fallen soldier
A new Fallen Soldier monument, honoring Sgt. 1st Class Nathan L. Winder, was recently placed in the Blanding Cemetery.
Jul 18, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Local students to Health Career Camp
The 14th annual Health Career Exploration Camp, sponsored by the Utah Center for Rural Health, was recently held at Southern Utah University, and was attended by youth from Monticello, San Juan and...
Jul 18, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Health Care Board sets tax, reviews year-to-date report
The San Juan Health District Board welcomed a new member, Guy Denton, to represent the Blanding area, at their June 28 board meeting. Denton said, “Health care has been an important part of my life...
Jul 11, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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John Michael Montgomery to headline SJ County Fair
The San Juan County Fair welcomes one of country music’s most successful artists. With 18 million albums sold, 36 hit singles, two Billboard country singles of the year, 15 number ones, 18 top 10’s...
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Monticello backs from sanitation contract
The Monticello City Council is hesitant to turn over sanitation collection to an outside agency after a June 28 work meeting. The council discussed a proposal from Baker Sanitation for service in t...
Jul 04, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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“Boss Lift” gives San Juan County employers a taste of military life
Last week, three local employers had a taste of what their employees go through as members of the Utah National Guard, as they participated in a “Boss Lift” at Fort Bliss, TX.
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Blanding to host July 4 celebration
Blanding celebrates Independence Day with a full schedule of activities over the coming week. The annual celebration culminates on Wednesday, July 4.
Jun 27, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
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Four offer to serve Blanding
The City of Blanding has received four applications to fill an open position on the City Council. Council Mike Halliday resigned after he and his wife were called to serve a mission for the LDS Chu...
Jun 27, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Learning takes flight at library
A beautiful new bronze sculpture, “Flights of Learning”, graces Veterans Memorial Park in Monticello near the San Juan County library.
Jun 27, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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