News Roundup
The San Juan Record looks back on 2012
San Juan County politics dominated the headlines in 2012. The first controversy was a request by the Navajo Nation Human Rights Commission (NNHRC) to restructure the voting districts for county com...
Jan 02, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
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Monticello residents pay highest property tax in San Juan County
Ten separate taxing entities contribute to the property tax bill paid by San Juan County residents.
Dec 26, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
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Bernie Christensen is Monticello Citizen of Year
Bernie Christensen, a long time resident of Monticello, is the 2013 Citizen of the Year. The award is presented each year by the City of Monticello.
Dec 19, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
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A mammoth fire expected
A mammoth fire is expected in Bluff on Friday, December 21, when a 16-foot effigy of a wooly mammoth is burned. The effigy was built in recent months by Bluff artist Joe Pachak. Pachak recently hel...
Dec 19, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
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Blanding to install radio transmitters for utilities
The City of Blanding will begin the process of installing radio transmitters on utility meters in the city. The radios will allow city employees to make meter readings from a city vehicle. The inst...
Dec 19, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
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State releases results of new testing measures
The Utah State Office of Education recently released data from the new Utah Comprehensive Accountability System (UCAS). The system was developed to help schools better determine how students are pr...
Dec 12, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
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Adams is selected as the Overall County Official of the Year for the State of Utah
San Juan County Commissioner Bruce Adams was chosen among his county peers to be recognized as the 2012 Overall County Official of the Year at the Utah Association of Counties 88th Annual Conventio...
Dec 05, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
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New judge for Blanding
Will Walker is the new Blanding Justice Court Judge. Walker’s appointment was approved by the Blanding City Council at its November 27 meeting.
Dec 05, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
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Students return to school after fire destroys library
Students returned to San Juan High School on November 26, just ten days after an arson fire destroyed the school library and caused more than $1,000,000 in damage.
Nov 28, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
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San Juan County and Navajo Nation to coordinate land use efforts
San Juan County and the Navajo Nation are entering into a Memorandum of Understanding to coordinate efforts related to public land use.
Nov 28, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
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