Life in San Juan
Monument Valley High School teacher wins excellence award
Doug Freed, a teacher at Monument Valley High School, was honored with the Utah Office of Multicultural Affairs (MCA) Excellence in Education award at the State Capitol on February 5. The award hig...
Feb 19, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 286 286 recommendations | email to a friend
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BYU Orchestra to perform
Blue Mountain Entertainment presents the BYU Chamber Orchestra on Saturday, February 16 at 7 p.m. in the Monticello High School auditorium.
Feb 12, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 387 387 recommendations | email to a friend
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County students can win cash in writing contest
Writing is a powerful tool. The ability to write is the ability to communicate complex emotions, share vivid stories, and inform others.
Jan 29, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 559 559 recommendations | email to a friend
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2019 Bluff Balloon Festival
The 2019 Bluff Balloon Festival lit up the night sky and filled the day with bright color on January 18-20.
Jan 22, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 302 302 recommendations | email to a friend
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21st annual Bluff Balloon Festival set to take flight
The annual International Bluff Balloon Festival has been a staple in San Juan County for 21 years.
Jan 15, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 374 374 recommendations | email to a friend
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The long road home
Mimi Toomey watches over her husband Ron, as he drifts in and out of sleep. She looks over the curves of his face, his beard, over every scar and wrinkle. She watches his chest rise and fall. Mimi ...
Jan 08, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 382 382 recommendations | email to a friend
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The most fascinating understudied place in the world
Elvis Presley’s “Blue Christmas” played on the radio. The lyrics came on slow with the scalding hot coffee. I sat, staring at the map of Indian Creek I had bought a few months ago that is pinned on...
Jan 02, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 423 423 recommendations | email to a friend
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Artist Joe Pachak puts finishing touches on his seventh-annual winter solstice sculpture
Since October, artist Joe Pachak has been constructing a 25-foot tall coyote sculpture in the center of Bluff. The body is made of cottonwood, willow, and tamarisk and it’s covered with a “fur” of ...
Dec 18, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 536 536 recommendations | email to a friend
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Monticello Gingerbread Tour winners announced
Bobby Jane Gregory, owner of the Line Camp Steakhouse at Roughlock Resort, is 120 Cello Bucks richer after her impressive creation, “Grandma and Grandpa’s Cabin,” won top honors in the 2018 Montice...
Dec 18, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 580 580 recommendations | email to a friend
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Monticello shops provide a myriad of unique gift opportunities and ideas
Merchants of Monticello place quality, meaningful gifts in their stores. If you haven’t been out to the local shops lately, you’ll be pleasantly surprised at what you’ll find.
Dec 11, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 515 515 recommendations | email to a friend
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