June 2009
Rhoda Jane Nielson Ashley
Rhoda Jane Nielson Ashley peacefully departed this life on June 3, 2009. She was 80. She died in her sleep, at home, surrounded by her loving family. She succumbed to cancer after a particularly le...
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Earl Ray Benzon
Earl Ray Benzon, loving husband, father, grandfather, brother, uncle and good friend, at age 69, passed away peacefully at his home on June 3, 2009.
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Julia Orvilla Williams
Memorial services for longtime Monticello, UT and Egnar, CO resident Julia Orvilla Williams will be held Saturday, June 13, 2009 at the City Park in Monticello, from 1 to 3 p.m.
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Merilyn Lisenby
Merilyn Lisenby passed away in the house she was born in on May 23, 2009. She was born Merilyn Louene Palmer on July 1, 1934. The daughter of J. Ward and Ada (Magnuson) Palmer, she grew up on the L...
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Photo of the week
Willy Wonka’s factory or a flash flood in White Canyon? Enter your photos in our Photo of the Week contest. We will pay $10 for each photo that runs in the San Juan Record. You can email your entri...
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Local speller competes at National Spelling Bee
Kira Simpson exudes loquaciousness when describing her recent trip to the Scripps National Spelling Bee. The seventh grade student at Albert R Lyman Middle School in Blanding ably represented herse...
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Commissioners lend support to Nature Conservancy easement
At the June 8 meeting of the San Juan County Commission: Commissioners signed a resolution in support of The Nature Conservancy efforts to secure funding from the Laree Macalister Critical Land Con...
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AT&T to acquire Verizon Wireless properties in area
AT&T has announced a definitive agreement to acquire wireless assets from Verizon Wireless for $2.35 billion. AT&T will acquire wireless properties, including licenses, network assets and 1.5 milli...
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Morning thunderheads
Massive morning thunderheads dwarf the Blue Mountains from Blanding’s Fourth Resevoir. Send your photos for our Photo of the Week contest. We will pay $10 for each photo that runs in the San Juan R...
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Golden Apple for teacher at Blanding Elementary
Julie Lee, a teacher at Blanding Elementary School, is one of eight Utahns that received the 2009 Golden Apple Award for Excellence in Education, presented by the Utah PTA and KUED Public Television.
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