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Whole lotta racing going on
A couple a hundred folks successfully battled the Dutch Oven Wars over the weekend, participating in the 117th Annual Pioneer Day 5K in Monticello and the 26th Annual Hillman Triathlon and Kids Tri...
Jul 29, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 478 478 recommendations | email to a friend
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Photo of the week
Sod roof homestead near Eastland (and when we think times are tough, give thanks to the pioneers who settled this country). Enter your photos in our Photo of the Week contest. We will pay $10 for e...
Jul 22, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 493 493 recommendations | email to a friend
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Pioneer Day events will fill this weekend
Pioneer Day will be celebrated in Monticello with events scheduled on Friday and Saturday, July 24 and 25. “Our Legacy” is the theme for the annual celebration. Utah celebrates Pioneer Day on July ...
Jul 22, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 497 497 recommendations | email to a friend
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Candidates file for elections in area communities
A number of positions will be on the November 3 General Election ballot in area communities. There is limited interest in some races, competitive interest in other races, and such broad interest in...
Jul 22, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 479 479 recommendations | email to a friend
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Rains not enough to dampen fire danger
Recent wildland fires on Pine Ridge near La Sal and the Chippean Rocks Fire near Blanding demonstrate that fire danger is real in southeast Utah despite this year’s unusually damp, cool summer.
Jul 22, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 473 473 recommendations | email to a friend
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King and I opens next week
The King and I opens on Thursday, July 30, in Monticello. When the curtain rises, theater goers will be treated to a beautifully rendered stage set. They will see the home of King Mongkut of Siam.
Jul 22, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 476 476 recommendations | email to a friend
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Planting a tree
I keep learning things about myself; not all of which I like. For example, I went to the nursery for some plants the other day and for the first time in my life when I considered purchasing a tree,...
Jul 22, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 516 516 recommendations | email to a friend
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New Monticello Airport construction in high gear


Stan Bergstrom, superintendent and project manager of the new, multi-million dollar airport being built four and a half miles north of Monticello, reports that everything is on schedule and going w...
Jul 08, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 61 61 recommendations | email to a friend
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ATV accident in Eastland claims the life of seven year old boy
A tragic accident involving an All-Terrain Vehicle (ATV) claimed the life of a seven-year-old boy on June 24.
Jul 01, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 333 333 recommendations | email to a friend
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Jody Wood
Aunt Jody Wood: Angel of mercy GIANTS OF SAN JUAN by Buckley Jensen In the early days of San Juan, medical doctors and medicines were rarely available in times of need. That fact made living on the...
Jul 01, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 490 490 recommendations | email to a friend
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