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Lawsuit by Navajo Nation alleges Indian voters are disenfranchised in San Juan County
A lawsuit filed in the United States District Court alleges that San Juan County has disenfranchised Indian voters through its apportionment of county commission and school board election districts.
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Farewell comments by Mayor Doug Allen
I have had the privilege of serving as your Mayor for the last eight years and also of serving on the City Council for six years before for a total of 14 years.
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Farewell comments by Mayor Toni Turk
It has been my great privilege and honor to serve the citizens of Blanding as their Mayor over the past decade. I have treated this opportunity as a Sacred Trust. In advancing the interests of our ...
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Winter sports season begins with basketball action
Sports wise, it is a somewhat ambivalent time of year for Sport-Shorts. Does one continue to faithfully watch college football, especially as the bowl season approaches?
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General election results in new mayors, council members in communities
New faces will be taking familiar places after the November 5 general elections. New mayors will take over in Monticello and Blanding, and city councils will change as a result of the elections.
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Bears at Monticello Lake
A mother bear and her cub recently spent a few days near Monticello Lake, where a number of people took snapshots, including this one by Claudia Ketron. Courtesy photo
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MHS class of '63
Ten members of the Monticello High School Class of 1963 celebrated their 50th Class Reunion in July. They enjoyed a dinner at the MD Ranch Cookhouse and participated in the Pioneer Day parade. With...
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Honoring academics and cheers
With the fall high school sports action in the record books, Sportshorts takes a look in the next couple of weeks back into the record books.
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Pipeline error cuts natural gas service to Monticello
Williams Pipeline has accepted responsibility for the human error that cut off natural gas service in Monticello beginning on Halloween Day.
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2013 General Election results

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