Life in San Juan
A life and death decision
Oddly enough, the weather reflected the news I received last Saturday afternoon. “Terri, if you haven’t heard, give me a call,” the text from my cousin read. Then she added, “Sharon died last night.”
Spring in Ada’s garden
Spring in Blanding has arrived. There are always those rare people who make a mark on other people’s lives by quietly going about being who they are. Ada Rigby is one of those precious souls who sp...
Author speaks in Bluff
On Tuesday, April 6, 1880, six months from the time they had begun what was anticipated to be a six-week journey, 230 exhausted emigrants dragged wearily into the rock-rimmed valley that would beco...
Annual Special Prom held in Blanding
This year’s annual Special Prom was special indeed because it obviously had two angels in attendance. Sponsored by the youth of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints Blanding UT Stake, t...
Easter events scheduled
The Easter season means many things in San Juan County. In addition to local residents, there are a large number of visitors to the area, and they will be able to participate in Easter services at ...
Legacy and Leadership at History Fair
Sixty local students presented projects on “Legacy and Leadership” at the annual regional History Fair on March 17. The event was held at the Utah State University campus in Blanding, under the dir...