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Seeing red
I attended the uranium open house last Thursday so that I could give a report. No, there was not much seeing red at that meeting. It was very civil. More on that later.
Jan 19, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 185 185 recommendations | email to a friend
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Uranium – It’s a “hot” topic
When folks ask me about La Sal, I say it is an old ranching and mining town. For ranching it is feast and famine – leaning more toward famine. Local mining is ebb and flow.
Jan 12, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 137 137 recommendations | email to a friend
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Polar express
I’m going to go out on a limb here and guess that maybe we’ve seen the last of Indian Summer for 2010.
Dec 01, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 133 133 recommendations | email to a friend
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The Buffet is closed
Sorry, the La Sal Bear Buffet is now closed. Out of food! Well, actually that’s a good thing, says a local rancher.
Sep 08, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 135 135 recommendations | email to a friend
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Firsts and lasts
Today is the first day of the 2010-11 school year. At least for the San Juan School District. Soon it will be the first football game at Monticello High School, the first volleyball match and cross...
Aug 18, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 100 100 recommendations | email to a friend
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Passing of a friend
La Sal was shocked and saddened with the passing of a dear friend, Sally Kyle, on Monday, July 19. She had been complaining of health problems for several weeks. She suffered a sudden, massive hear...
Jul 28, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 103 103 recommendations | email to a friend
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La Sal happenings
We’ll start this week with a big THANK YOU to everyone who turned out Saturday to help with the spring cleaning at the community center. Enough folks showed up to get a lot of work done – though no...
May 05, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 109 109 recommendations | email to a friend
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It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas!
But, will it last? I was thinking last week that one of the best ways to preserve some things is to freeze them. So, thinks I, this Christmas card scene produced by last week’s snow should last as ...
Dec 16, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 112 112 recommendations | email to a friend
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I’ve fallen down...
Naw, not that kind of falling down – not the “I’ve fallen and can’t get up” kind. Rather, it is the falling down on the job falling. Seems I failed to go out and witness the “Trunk or Treat” on Hal...
Nov 11, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 108 108 recommendations | email to a friend
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Whoosh!  Here and gone!
That kind of describes our first winter snow of the season. One day there is three or four inches of white fluffy on the ground and two days later it is blue skies and “let’s go for a walk in the w...
Nov 04, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 109 109 recommendations | email to a friend
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