Schools set tax rates
A significant drop in the assessed value of area properties dominated the discussion on June 22 as the San Juan School District set property tax rates at a school board meeting.
Wind project blows back in
The proposed Wasatch Wind project, a 62.1 megawatt wind facility set to be located just north of Monticello, has been purchased by sPower, a renewable energy provider based in Salt Lake City, UT.
Host of new changes at “Coin-Up Laundry”
If you have had the opportunity to visit the laundry mat at 232 East Center Street in Monticello, you may have noticed a few changes. New owners Toby and Jill Pearson have made quite a few improvem...
15 vie for seats on area city councils
A host of candidates have applied to serve as City Council members in Monticello and Blanding. In fact, so many candidates registered that a primary election will need to be held in both communitie...
Monticello honors beautiful yards
It’s that season again where the Parks and Beautification Committee is awarding those that are taking extra care in their yards. With the rain we’ve received in the past few weeks, many of our yard...