News Roundup
Blanding City concerned about FEMA Disaster Plan
A simple request for approval of a Disaster Mitigation Plan turned into a controversy at the July 23 meeting of the Blanding City Council.
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San Juan County Fair opens nine-day run this week
The San Juan County Fair begins a nine-day run this weekend under the theme “Our Hogs are Clean, Our Broncs are Mean, San Juan County Fair 2013.”
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Monticello primary election candidate profiles
Seven Monticello City Council candidates contend to advance to November's general election.
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Local Scouts enjoy national jamboree
Thirty-six scouts and four leaders from San Juan and Grand counties began a grand adventure at 11 p.m. on July 12. After an all night bus ride and a quick breakfast at Village Inn, Troop A202 found...
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School district goal is to have a computer for every student
A computer for every student is the goal of the San Juan School District. Details of the process to develop a district-wide technology plan were discussed at the July 16 meeting of the school board.
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Man sentenced for San Juan High arson fire
One of the two men charged with a November 17, 2012 arson fire at San Juan High School in Blanding has been sentenced for the crimes.
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Sisters face charges for armed robbery
Two sisters are facing serious charges after a July 2 robbery at gunpoint yielded just 30 cans of beer.
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Blanding celebrates Independence Day
Navy Seal Jason Workman, who was killed in action in Afghanistan, was the honorary grand marshall at the July 4 parade in Blanding. Scores of motorcycle enthusiasts helped to ensure that everyone f...
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Boy Scouts put out lightning fire
A group of Boy Scouts from Blanding found themselves in the right place at the right time when they came across a lightning-caused wildfire on June 29.
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Freedom is forever only as long as…
In an effort to illustrate and clarify the price of freedom, the City of Blanding posthumously honored a fallen warrior—Special Ops Petty Officer 1st Class Jason R Workman—by naming him Blanding’s ...
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