In this week's issue...

July 9, 2020
Summer surge

The mercury is not the only thing climbing right now. In recent weeks, La Plata County has seen an uptick in the COVID curve, according to San Juan Basin Health Department, which began tracking cases March 23.

July 7, 2020
Waste not, want not

Hundreds of tons of radioactive tailings could soon be knocking on the doorstep of southeastern Utah’s Bears Ears National Monument.

June 18, 2020
County seeks input – once again – on update to 35-year-old land-use code

After several fits and starts, an update to La Plata County’s 35-year-old land use plan is finally gaining traction again.