News Roundup
President Trump cuts Bears Ears by more 85 percent
For the second time in less than a year, a presidential signature has made significant changes to San Juan County. On December 4, US President Donald Trump signed an executive order that changed Be...
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Boundaries of Bears Ears cut by more than 85 percent, now two units
There are significant management changes for more than one million acres of public land in San Juan County after a presidential proclamation by President Donald Trump on December 4.
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Text of Commissioner Benally’s speech
Rebecca Benally was a featured speaker at the Utah State Capital Building when President Trump signed the executive order. Her speech follows:
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San Juan celebrates
Two rallies took place on Saturday, December 2 that involved San Juan County residents and their response to the news that President Donald Trump was expected to significantly trim the boundaries o...
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Statements regarding local national monuments
President Donald J. Trump “Our precious national treasures must be protected.  And they, from now on, will be protected.  Under my administration, we will advance that protection through a truly re...
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Wide scale power outage planned in Blanding on Wednesday, December 13
Blanding City will have a wide scale power outage on Wednesday, December 13. The outage will last for up to four hours and will include mostly residential areas. A map of the areas affected can be ...
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Trump may announce Bears Ears change in SLC
The Deseret News is reporting that President Donald Trump will visit Salt Lake City on Monday, December 4 to announce reductions in the size of the Bears Ears and Grand Staircase-Escalante national...
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Health leader honored
Donna Singer, who was instrumental in the creation of Utah Navajo Health Systems and Blue Mountain Hospital, was recently honored as a 2017 Community Star Rural Health Leader.
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Seventh District Judge dismisses charges against Sheriff, two Deputies
Judge George Harmond of the Seventh District Court in Price released a ruling on November 15 in which he dismissed charges against San Juan County Sheriff Rick Eldredge and deputies Alan Freestone ...
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Monticello City Council addresses issues related to lingering deer
The Monticello City Council had a busy schedule at the November 14 council meeting. City resident Bernie Christensen expressed concern about the deer situation in the city. Mayor Tim Young agreed t...
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