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Bucks claim title with convincing win
The Monticello Buckaroo wrestling team made history on Valentines Day, winning their first team state wrestling championship in 23 years and eighth overall.
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Mary Ann Williams Perkins and Sarah Williams Perkins
In the century between 1850 and l950, the vast majority of women in the United States toiled in anonymity raising large families and often losing babies at birth or to childhood diseases.
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Remembering great Scout leaders
This week is National Boy Scout Week. Last week in the Salt Lake papers a Boy Scout from Ogden was featured having earned all 121 merit badges offered by the BSA. What an accomplishment for one so ...
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Love language
The headline read, “When we multitask, we get stupid.” My too kind and loving wife looks up over her glasses and asks, “Have you been multitasking more than usual honey?”
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Benjamin Perkins: Father of a San Juan Multitude
Benjamin Perkins was a leader of the Hole-in-the-Rock expedition. He pioneered Bluff and Monticello. His character and contributions to the building up of San Juan County are legendary.
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Mile posts in life
I just flew past mile post 49 and suddenly I am thinking, what is my hurry? Where am I going?
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The polar plunge
The January thaw allowed daring locals to take a glacial plunge in Recapture Resevoir’s ice fringed waters last week. Those participating in the inaugural Polar Bear Plunge are: (left to right) Ste...
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San Juan County mulls budget cuts
San Juan County joins the list of numerous agencies that are dealing with the impact of a slower economy. At their January 26 meeting, the San Juan County Commission discussed a variety of options ...
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Television switch may be delayed
The national switch from analog to digital television has run into some snags, including a few in San Juan County. Agencies have been working for months to complete the transfer to entirely digital...
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Time for shopping or time for a nap?
I am not sure if I am getting old or just hate shopping; maybe both. I find more and more often that when I go shopping with my too kind and loving wife that instead of shopping, I would rather go ...
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