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This newsroom contains all the features on San Juan County Economic Development and Utah's Canyon Country.

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Homestead Steak House adjusting to the new reality

  • Posted On: 4/17/20 at 03:11 PM
  • Category: Business Features
Sharon Guymon and Katie Shumway plot Homestead Steak House strategies for the new reality.

Flex Some Muscle With San Juan Strong

  • Posted On: 4/14/20 at 03:16 PM
  • Category: Business Features
Help your county businesses and show your support for them with a T-shirt from #SanJuanStrong. Right now, it's about supporting local businesses who are struggling.

Blue Mountain Foods and Essential Services

  • Posted On: 4/9/20 at 04:47 PM
  • Category: Business Features
It was supposed to be a case sale that week at Blue Mountain Foods in Monticello. But nobody was ready for the days that followed. 

Yak's Cafe Blanding Keeping things in Perspective

  • Posted On: 4/8/20 at 08:13 AM
  • Category: Business Features
“If you think you got it bad….” Tamy Jaramillo at Yak’s Cafe in Blanding reminds us you can be assured that somewhere, someone is suffering worse than you are. And she suggests “Maybe you can make their suffering a little less.” 

Goulding's and the La Font's keeping the Promise

  • Posted On: 4/7/20 at 08:11 AM
  • Category: Business Features
In the 1980’s, Harry Goulding’s health was poor and he knew that the LaFont family, (dear friends of his,) could keep a promise Harry had made years before. That promise is based on the good of the community. In 1981, the LaFont family bought the property, the same year that Harry passed away. Soon after, Mike (Wife of Harry) returned to her home in Monument Valley, where she spent her final days knowing her husband’s promise would be kept.