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School district considers options for property tax
“What more valuable asset do we have in San Juan County than our school children, and what should we put more dollars in that we have available than our school children?” asked San Juan School Boar...
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Local students finish the school year
It’s off to the races as local students finish the school year and race into summer. These hard working first grade students at Monticello Elementary enjoyed gunny sack races as part of the annual ...
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Diplomas to 212 graduates this week
High school diplomas will be presented to 212 graduates in the San Juan School District this week.
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No payment for Utah students in Arizona
The San Juan School District will not pay Utah students to attend school in Arizona. The school board made the stance clear at a May 15 meeting. Superintendant Doug Wright reported that he met with...
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Monticello man realizes his life’s dream
Bill Dunow, who was born and raised in Monticello, flew his final flight with the United States Air Force prior to his retirement after 24 years of service to his country.
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Memorial Day Sunrise Service planned in Blanding on May 28
A special sunrise Memorial Day service will be held on Monday, May 28 beginning at 6:10 a.m. at the Blanding City Cemetery.
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County Fair kicks off season with Rodeo Queens
The 2012 San Juan County Fair kicks off its first event of the year on May 23 as nine young women will compete in the Blue Mountain Round-up Rodeo Queen contest.
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Commercial property values raise concerns
Over the past eight months, the San Juan County Assessors office has completed a comprehensive valuation of commercial properties in the county. The initial work created a firestorm among some prop...
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The day the circus came to town
The dogs were barking on May 12 when the Carson and Barnes Circus made a stop in Monticello. How often do you get a chance to ride an elephant, even if it was $7.50 for a thirty-second ride? Anna T...
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County discusses sheriff’s authority
The San Juan County Commission made it clear that they believe the San Juan County Sheriff is the highest legal authority in San Juan County during their May 14 meeting.
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