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The ‘greening’ of wilderne$$
“...this is what is wrong with the conservation movement. It has a clear conscience...To the conservation movement, it is only production that causes environmental degradation; the consumption that...
Nov 04, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 286 286 recommendations | email to a friend
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Whoosh!  Here and gone!
That kind of describes our first winter snow of the season. One day there is three or four inches of white fluffy on the ground and two days later it is blue skies and “let’s go for a walk in the w...
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2009 candidate profiles
Candidate profiles for the Blanding and Monticello City elections
Oct 28, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 197 197 recommendations | email to a friend
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San Juan’s anthem: The Blue Mountain song
Filed deep in the memory of almost anyone who grew up in San Juan County in the last 80 years are the melodic refrains of the Blue Mountain Song.
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Zoe, the “human” kangaroo
I’d heard about Zoe, but until I met her, I thought my buddy Greg was just pulling my leg. After all, “taking the piss” out of Yanks is an Aussie pastime.
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The Bronsons, Joe Cooper and the Fabled Happy Jack
Few who lived through it would argue against the fact that the Uranium Boom of the l950’s was the lynchpin that put San Juan County on the map.
Oct 14, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 292 292 recommendations | email to a friend
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An autumn’s view from Abajo Peak
Where did summer go? How could we already be into autumn, that lovely but most melancholy season of the year? Time just isn’t what it used to be.
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A mare and her foal
A mare and her foal. Enter your photos in our Photo of the Week contest. We will pay $10 for each photo that runs in the San Juan Record . You can email your entries to sjrnews@frontiernet.net. Gar...
Sep 30, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 284 284 recommendations | email to a friend
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Bennett introduces bill to relieve state from Navajo Trust fund responsibilities
Senator Bob Bennett (R-Utah) recently introduced a bill that would give more fiscal responsibility to Utah’s Navajo Indians by turning over the state managed Utah Navajo Trust Fund to the Utah Dine...
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Old West vs New West: The two-headed monster
When I was younger, I believed that I would grow wise with age and see the world with a clarity that eluded the eyes of a 25 year old.
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