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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 ...
Jan 01, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 58 58 recommendations | email to a friend
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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?
Dec 04, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 986 986 recommendations | email to a friend
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First winter storm strands backcountry hikers
The first winter storm of the year hit San Juan County on November 22, bringing heavy precipitation and more than two feet of snow to the mountains.
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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.
Nov 13, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 66 66 recommendations | email to a friend
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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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Fall sports come to close, trophy for SJ
The Monticello Lady Buckaroos were foiled in their attempt at three straight 1A state volleyball championships, but came away with lots of experience and optimism for the future.
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