2010 Archives
Judge rejects SUWA motion in public lands case
With a scathing rebuke, a federal judge rejected a motion by the Southern Utah Wilderness Alliance (SUWA) to become a full-party participant in a landmark public lands case.
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American marten found in the La Sals
An American marten has been spotted in the La Sal Mountains, answering a question that has been asked for many years.
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San Juan High volleyball team wins Skyline Tournament of Champions
The San Juan High School volleyball team spent last weekend, September 6-7 at Skyline High School in Millcreek, where the 2019 Tournament of Champions was in full swing. It’s a big event for the La...
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Monument Valley High volleyball team begins 2019 with a fresh slate
It’s been a decent start for a largely inexperienced Monument Valley volleyball team with wins over Shonto Prep and Navajo Pine and a loss to Kayenta.
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Monticello football team remains undefeated with win over Gunnison
Until last Friday, September 6 it had been 16 years since the Monticello High School football team opened a season with four straight wins.
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Monticello welcomes Ja-Roen Thai Sushi
Late one June afternoon, a gentleman from Moab named Sam made my acquaintance. He asked me about living in Monticello and the types of businesses that are in town. But most importantly, he asked ab...
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Blanding City Council calls for county civility
The Blanding City Council called for civility and cooperation among San Juan County residents in an August 27 meeting.
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Fugitives are still at large after overpowering guards
San Juan County was apparently the setting in the past week when two prisoners escaped from custody while being transported from Henrietta, NY to Tucson, AZ.
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Commission opposes oil, gas lease sale
The San Juan County Commission voted to oppose an upcoming oil and gas lease sale on land maintained by the Bureau of Land Management near Hovenweep National Monument. The vote came at the Septembe...
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Monticello High School cross country hosts Loyds Lake Classic
The Monticello cross country teams hosted the annual Loyds Lake Classic, their only home meet of the season on Friday, August 30.
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San Juan football gets road win over Bayfield
The San Juan Broncos raced to a 35-0 halftime lead and never looked back on the way to a 42-13 win over the Bayfield Wolverines on August 30 in Bayfield, CO.
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Answered prayers for rain
I lived for a time in Emporia, Kansas, home of William Allen White, the Pulitzer prize-winning owner, publisher, and editor of the Emporia Gazette.
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Separate town hall meetings address simmering controversies in San Juan
Tension continues to rise over the political situation in San Juan County, and it spilled over at two town hall meetings in the past week.
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Town hall meetings expose deep undercurrents
Several years of increasingly bitter feelings – many of them expressed at length over the years on social media – boiled over at the recent town hall meetings.
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Gone Thriftin’ opens new location in Blanding
Gone Thriftin’ thrift shop has officially opened their new location! They now reside at 807 South Main Street in Blanding.
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