News Roundup
Local soldier killed in Afghanistan
Aaron Butler, a Special Forces soldier from Monticello, was killed in action in Afghanistan on August 16, 2017. Butler, age 27, was killed when he entered a booby-trapped building that exploded whi...
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Bluff residents weigh options as incorporation vote approaches
The Utah Lieutenant Governor’s office hosted a public meeting at the Bluff Community Center on August 8 where Bluff residents and property owners debated incorporating as an official town.
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Utah Symphony to perform in Bluff
The Utah Symphony is touring spectacular areas in the state and is set to perform a free concert in Bluff on Thursday, August 31 at 8 p.m.
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School district sets goals to open new school year
Greetings from the San Juan School District: School is back! School begins on August 17 and I know there is great excitement in the air from not only the parents and some students, but maybe most o...
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Jobs for rural Utah theme of 25K Jobs Tour
The 25K Jobs Tour of Rural Utah, in partnership with the San Juan County Chamber of Commerce, will be in San Juan County on Thursday, August 10 from 4 to 6 p.m. at the San Juan County Fairgrounds i...
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Local schools set to resume on August 17
Nearly 3,000 students will return to classes on August 17 at the twelve schools in the San Juan School District.
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Primary election finishes Aug. 15
Voters who live in Blanding and county-wide voters who are registered Republicans will vote in an August 15 Primary Election. Ballots have been sent to the mailing addresses of the impacted voters....
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Drop in property values and property taxes
Property values in San Juan County dropped by approximately 3.4 percent in 2017, representing a $29 million drop in the local tax base.
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Council discusses swim passes for foster kids in Blanding
The foster care program in Blanding once again took center stage at the July 25 meeting of the Blanding City Council. It ended in the creation of a citizen-funded donation account for foster children.
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25K Job Tour coming on August 10
The 25K Jobs Tour of Rural Utah, in partnership with the San Juan Chamber of Commerce, will be in San Juan County on August 10. It runs from 4 to 6 p.m. at the San Juan County Fairgrounds.
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