Life in San Juan
“Fraulein” wins spelling bee
Twenty-one spellers from throughout the San Juan School District battled through 13 rounds on February 23 before Adriana Johnson, a sixth grade student at Albert R Lyman Middle School in Blanding, ...
Grayson Country Quilters
2016 ended strong for the Grayson Country Quilters of Blanding. Besides organizing their usual awesome 4th of July quilt show, and running a successful 4-H quilt camp, they made literally carloads...
From the Dugout Ranch to Kazakhstan
A rock from San Juan County has found a unique home as the only item in a 3,000-meter well, encased in concrete and buried deep under the steppes in the central Asian nation of Kazakhstan.
Blue Mountain Hospital New Years Baby
It took a little time, but the 2017 New Years Baby at Blue Mountain Hospital finally made his entrance into the world on January 9 at 1:22 p.m. Kyler Ashkii Wagner weighs in at 8 pounds 6 ounces an...
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...
Five generations of Wilcox recently gathered to celebrate the arrival of the next generation. Photographed left to right are great-grandpa Mike Wilcox, dad Rick Wilcox, great-great-grandma Bobbi Wi...