News Roundup
Two Sheriff employees punished for 911 call
One employee of the San Juan County Sheriff’s office has been demoted and another may be fired for their role in a botched 911 call on December 4.
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Lower property values, increased expenses puts 2016 county budget $741,300 out-of-balance
The San Juan County Commission has approved a 2016 budget in which expenditures exceed revenues by $741,300. In addition to making attempts to keep the 2016 expenditures in check, the county will r...
Jan 06, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 39 39 recommendations | email to a friend
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As 2016 begins, deadline nears for Public Lands Bill
With less than one year remaining in the Barack Obama presidency, time is beginning to run short for the Public Lands Initiative sponsored by Utah Congressmen Jason Chaffetz and Rob Bishop.
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New Catholic Church open house
Come and see the new St. Joseph Catholic Church. Monday, January 11, 2016 • 6:30-8 p.m. We invite everyone to experience this beautiful new addition to our Monticello community. Desserts and bevera...
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Resolve to go coconuts for the new year
One of the most widely promised resolutions for the New Year is to become healthier. It could come about through change of diet, more exercise, being proactive on a disease/illness, lifestyle chang...
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Sentencing complete for Recapture Canyon protest
Two San Juan County men stood before a federal judge on December 18 to be sentenced for their role in the May, 2014 protest in Recapture Canyon.
Dec 23, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 48 48 recommendations | email to a friend
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Road issues continue to vex San Juan County
San Juan County (and many of the nearly 3,000 students in the San Juan School District) are left holding the bag after the federal government decreased funding for the maintenance of bus routes on ...
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Drug task force makes arrests in Spanish Valley
Two Spanish Valley residents face a host of felony charges after they were arrested on December 17 with nearly three pounds of methamphetamine.
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Federal judge rules that voting districts will be redrawn for school board
The voting districts for the San Juan School District will be adjusted after a recent ruling in a federal court. In a ruling released on December 9, Federal Judge Robert Shelby determined that the ...
Dec 16, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 43 43 recommendations | email to a friend
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Sentencing this week for Commissioner Lyman and Monte Wells for 2014 Recapture Canyon ATV protest
Sentencing will take place on Friday, December 18 for Monte Wells and San Juan County Commissioner Phil Lyman for their role in the May, 2014 ATV protest in Recapture Canyon.
Dec 16, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 36 36 recommendations | email to a friend
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