2010 Archives
New presidency in Blanding
A new presidency was named on May 15 to lead the Blanding Utah Stake of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Alon Pugh (center) is the new stake president. He will be assisted by counci...
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Short-term rental questions for Monticello Council
The Monticello City Council had to do some explaining during the May 10 council meeting, when they opened the meeting for public comment and were informed that the city is not enforcing known zonin...
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EMS week: Called to care
Take this week to thank an EMS worker in your town. In 1973, President Gerald Ford authorized a week to celebrate Emergency Medical Services (EMS) personnel and the important work they do. This is ...
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Bees, hives, taste of honey
Utah, the Beehive State, adopted the symbol of the beehive onto its state flag and seal in 1847; representing the qualities of industry, perseverance, thrift, stability, and self-reliance.
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Buckaroo golf and track teams to close seasons
Just one more track meet left, and it’s the big one, the Utah High School State track and field meet at Brigham Young Univeristy in Provo.
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San Juan School District 2016 graduates
Monticello High School Graduation Wednesday, May 25 at 7 p.m. San Juan High School Graduation Thursday, May 26 at 5 p.m. Monument Valley High School Graduation Friday, May 27 at noon Whitehorse Hig...
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Deer fence, tunnels on Hwy 191 between Monticello and Verdure
Construction crews recently completed work on a deer tunnel under Highway 191 approximately three miles south of Monticello. The work was completed in approximately two weeks in a project designed ...
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Commissioners sign letter opposing monument
The San Juan County Commission has sent a letter to U.S. President Barak Obama outlining the county position on the possible unilateral designation of the Bears Ears National Monument. The letter w...
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Two years since the 2014 Recapture Canyon protest
It has been two years since a large group of local residents and others participated in a high-profile protest in Recapture Canyon. In the two years since then, there has been a federal trial, hund...
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What we’ve learned so far
Sorry for the little hiatus. I am a mother, and sometimes mothering gets……chaotic. Speaking of motherhood, it isn’t inaccurate to say that I spend most of my waking and bits of my sleeping hours ag...
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SJHS Softball
The San Juan High School softball team plays in the 2A tournament this week in Spanish Fork. The first game of the tournament is a replay of the 2015 championship game, with the Broncos facing the ...
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Travel and tourism sector sees significant growth
Travel and tourism is seeing significant growth in San Juan County, even as other sectors of the economy show little or no growth. “There are a lot of opportunities if you have a unique and good qu...
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New business in Monticello
Monticello’s newest business is Hometown Stitching. Located at 40 East 200 South, Hometown Stitching offers sewing classes, alterations, and crafting supplies.
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Potato casserole for any need
A funeral is a time of sorrow, the passing of a family member, friend, neighbor that grips the mind and heart with deep sadness. Usually the reasoning is that this person is missed; no longer can h...
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MHS performs well at State Drama
Millie Boyle and Joe Fellmeth earned top honors at the 1A state drama competition on April 22 in Richfield, UT. Their pantomime, Awkward Junior High Dance, was named the top pantomime in the state....
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