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Legislation addresses entrenched public land issues
Additional environmental protection to public lands in Eastern Utah is almost certainly on its way. How much land is to be protected and at what level? That is yet to be determined.
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New Year baby
Robert Hanson Laws is the 2016 New Year Baby at San Juan Hospital. The son of James and Kara Laws was born at 1:04 a.m. on January 19, 2016. He was delivered by Dr. Kelly Jeppeson and weighs in at ...
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School superintendent will retire
The San Juan School District is looking for a new superintendent after Dr. Douglas Wright announced his retirement on June 30, 2016. Wright told the school board on January 19 that he won’t seek an...
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UP! UP! and away!
In Pixar’s venerable adventure film UP!, retired balloon salesman Carl Fredrickson faces an age old problem. His beautiful wife has passed away and Carl finds himself faced with a lonely existence....
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Whitehorse High boys basketball
The Whitehorse Raiders have played a string of games as the season enters its third month. Toniee Lewis photos
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Monticello High School boys basketball team
The Monticello Buckaroo basketball team is in the heart of the Region 19 schedule, winning the past four region games by an average of 34 points. With a 10-2 record, the Buckaroos hope to improve o...
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Monticello City Council terminates contract of 30-year Chief of Police
Kent Adair was terminated as Monticello Police Chief after a two-hour executive session of the Monticello City Council on January 12. The Council voted unanimously to “un-appoint” Adair, with a sev...
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New Shopko Hometown set to open
A new Shopko Hometown store, at 860 South Main Street in Blanding, will celebrate a grand opening on February 12. Shopko Hometown is in the building previously occupied by Alco. The Alco store clos...
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Busy new year for Blanding Council
The Blanding City Council features two new members, and the group hit the ground running at the first meeting of the new council on January 12.
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Tough tasks for Monticello City Council
It was a solemn Monticello City Council meeting on January 12. The issues regarding Police Chief Kent Adair are published elsewhere, so I will report on the remainder of the meeting.
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