Dust in the Wind
Add SJR Travel to SJR family
Lynda and I have been planning to add an occasional Holy Land tour to our already busy lives and looked to May, 2011 to offer our first SJR Travel tour. However, we were recently approached by an a...
Warm memories from a wonderful childhood
It is a magical place; full of memories of a wonderful childhood. For generations of kids, the Monticello swimming pool was the place to be from the opening day in May, when the water seemed freezi...
Paupers need all the help they can get
Sales taxes, business license fees, building permit fees, impact fees... Monticello residents may feel that you are being asked, at every turn, to pay an increasing share of the cost of running the...
New book investigates infamous massacre
The San Juan Record is beginning a new book club. The first group will meet on October 30 at the newspaper office at 49 South Main Street in Monticello to discuss Massacre at Mountain Meadows by Ro...
Thanks to emergency response heroes
More than a week has past since the deadly bus accident on Highway 163 north of Mexican Hat killed nine holiday travelers on their way home from a ski vacation. And yet the horror continues for man...
Remembering our veterans
Funeral services are today for Jack Codner, who passed away last week at the age of 83. He will be mourned by a large family, by neighbors and friends, and by the communities here in San Juan County.