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Farewell to an old friend
Word was received last week of the passing of a former La Salian, Jo Ellen Attwood.  Jo passed away Tuesday, May 2 at her home near Price, UT. 
May 09, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 250 250 recommendations | email to a friend
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Mud, glorious mud
I’ve just returned from the frozen north (Ogden Valley) where they have three feet of snow on the level.  My daughter-in-law, who has lived there all her life, is complaining about all the white st...
Jan 17, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 148 148 recommendations | email to a friend
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La Sal selects first ever Citizen of the Year
Several locals, mostly the ladies at La Sal Elementary School, chose this year’s annual school holiday program to acknowledge the decades of work in the community by one of its citizen.
Jan 03, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 154 154 recommendations | email to a friend
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Happy holidays to one and all
We are heading quickly toward Christmas.  To get things started here in Sierra La Sal, the all ladies of La Sal met last Saturday evening for a delicious dinner and fantastic program. 
Dec 13, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 187 187 recommendations | email to a friend
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Turtle mystery solved?
A voice message on the answering machine was from former La Salian Janice Larsen Ames.  Janice taught school in La Sal nearly three decades ago.  The message said. “Hey, I think you might have foun...
Sep 06, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 278 278 recommendations | email to a friend
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Another cowboy rides away
This week we note the passing of a long time former La Salian and legend, Hal Bane, who lived and worked on The Ranch here for four decades. 
Jul 26, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 329 329 recommendations | email to a friend
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Smoke and vapors upon the land and kabooming – again
For the last two or three years the Forest Service (FS) has been preparing for a vegetative treatment, control burn on “The Mountain” aka the La Sals.
Jun 21, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 369 369 recommendations | email to a friend
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Death of a La Sal resident
Sunday night, just about dusk, saw the two La Sal ambulances being dispatched to “the trailer court”.  Their lights were blinking red and blue, but there were no sirens. 
Apr 26, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 381 381 recommendations | email to a friend
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Tragic accident claims life of La Sal man
Steve Barnett of Old La Sal lost his life one week ago in a tragic accident at the top of Blue Hill, ten miles south of Moab. 
Feb 10, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 381 381 recommendations | email to a friend
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‘Twas a tasty week
As I mentioned in our last episode, we get folks who come to La Sal to hide out or be off the grid (literally in some cases).  But we also get people moving into our village who come and hit the gr...
Nov 18, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 397 397 recommendations | email to a friend
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