Life is Good
“Come to Jesus” group joins radical environmentalists to lock down San Juan
If SUWA, the Sierra Club and others of their ilk are not enough, locals now have a group on the Wasatch Front who have been spiritually directed to lock up all Wilderness Study areas in San Juan Co...
Jun 30, 2010 | 1 1 comments | 1475 1475 recommendations | email to a friend
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San Juan’s kaleidoscope spring
Remember when you were a kid and saw your first kaleidoscope? San Juan County has reminded me of a kaleidoscope this spring.
Jun 16, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 1361 1361 recommendations | email to a friend
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Journal keeping
Last week a lady stopped me in the Post Office and said, “Buckley, you have an amazing memory. How can you remember all the details of the experiences you share in your columns?”
Jun 09, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 1382 1382 recommendations | email to a friend
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San Juan’s most famous citizen
If you had to name the single most famous person who ever lived in San Juan County, who would it be?
May 05, 2010 | 1 1 comments | 1294 1294 recommendations | email to a friend
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San Juan’s Michelangelo
How would you like to start selling your drawings in the fourth grade for a nickel and 20 years later command $65,000 for a single work of art?
Feb 10, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 1412 1412 recommendations | email to a friend
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The slivers of life
Having been an intermittent builder for the past 39 years, I am no stranger to slivers. At my age, you would think that I would never be caught handling wood without gloves, but I am occasionally c...
Nov 11, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 1378 1378 recommendations | email to a friend
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A humbling enterprise
When I suggested the Giants of San Juan series to Editor Boyle 16 months ago, little did I realize the ramifications of that commitment.
Jul 01, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 1870 1870 recommendations | email to a friend
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A sign that affection hath not perished
For as long as any of us can remember, the method used by the Buckaroos of Monticello and the Broncos of Blanding to express teen-age affection for each other was to paint the old wreck in Devil’s ...
May 20, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 1372 1372 recommendations | email to a friend
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Off the beaten path in San Juan
I recently shared my experience as a Boy Scout in Monticello. My Scoutmasters planted the seeds for my love affair with San Juan County.
Mar 04, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 1423 1423 recommendations | email to a friend
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Remembering great Scout leaders
This week is National Boy Scout Week. Last week in the Salt Lake papers a Boy Scout from Ogden was featured having earned all 121 merit badges offered by the BSA. What an accomplishment for one so ...
Feb 11, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 1395 1395 recommendations | email to a friend
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