Life in San Juan
Battling the Blue or Purple Mustard weed
Blue or Purple Mustard is a weed that seems to be growing on every piece of property in San Juan County. San Juan County Weed Supervisor Monty Perkins says there are several things that can be done...
May 07, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 761 761 recommendations | email to a friend
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A unique flower addition
Unique Creations and Gifts in Monticello will begin selling fresh cut flowers and arrangements on May 6, just in time for Mother’s Day.
Apr 30, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 441 441 recommendations | email to a friend
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USU Blanding Associate Vice President retires
Following 40 years of service, current Utah State University (USU) Blanding Associate Vice President Guy Denton has announced he will retire June 30.
Apr 30, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 437 437 recommendations | email to a friend
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The new Silver Queen Miniature Golf Course is a vibrant visual experience
“You have to see it.” That’s the best way to describe the new Silver Queen Mine Miniature Golf Course that opened at the Monticello Merc last week.
Apr 23, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 383 383 recommendations | email to a friend
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Local services set to celebrate Easter season
Many fun and uplifting activities are planned for the upcoming Easter holiday. The first Easter Egg Hunt, sponsored by San Juan High School National Honor Society and Blanding City Council, will be...
Apr 16, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 273 273 recommendations | email to a friend
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Local students compete in USU Eastern art show
More than 150 art students from the San Juan School District competed with 163 entries in the 2019 art show hosted by Utah State University – Blanding Campus. 
Apr 16, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 294 294 recommendations | email to a friend
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Bears Ears Souvenir Shop opens at Yak’s Café
The first-ever souvenir shop for the Bears Ears National Monument has opened in Blanding, UT. Tamy Jaramillo, owner of Yak’s Café, released her line of Bears Ears merchandise on January 1.
Apr 02, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 822 822 recommendations | email to a friend
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Junipers
When I was a teenager, my family moved into my great-grandparents’ farmhouse in north central Kansas. The two ancient red cedars which flanked the front porch seemed dark and foreboding, and every ...
Apr 02, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 482 482 recommendations | email to a friend
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Eleven local students earn Sterling Scholar honors
Local students earned three Sterling Scholar titles and eight others were runners-up at the 39th annual Sterling Scholar competition on March 19 in Price.
Mar 26, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 825 825 recommendations | email to a friend
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Monticello High School Prom
The Monticello High School Prom, “A Night in Paris,” was held on March 22. Royalty includes: (left to right) second attendants Quay Walker and Aaron Christiansen, Queen Adri Lewis, King Atticus She...
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