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A decision is reportedly near on the years-long dispute over travel management in Recapture Canyon near Blanding, Utah.

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Voters in the Farmington Municipal School District in Farmington, New Mexico, approved a $26 million bond measure Tuesday.

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Property tax notices arrived in mailboxes throughout the county last week. KSJD's Karen Childress spoke with Montezuma County Tax Assessor Scott Davis about tax rates, senior exemptions, and what qualifies for agricultural tax status.

Ag weather update

Feb 8, 2017
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In the West, we depend on winter snow to supply agricultural, municipal and industrial water that is used during the dry months of the year.  Water managers use the NRCS Snotel Update Report to determine the quantity of water stored in the mountain snowpack. The data is sorted by river basin or geographic area. 

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At the end of February, a group of over 2000 representatives from counties all over the nation will gather in Washington, D.C. They will spend a week holding conferences and trainings about on county governance, and one day meeting with congressional delegations from their respective states. Colorado’s delegation of counties, known as Colorado Counties, inc.