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The Abajo Mountains “Old Tree Story”
In 2015, scientists from the University of Arizona, Tucson, chanced upon a living Douglas Fir tree on the lower slopes of the northwest side of the Abajo Mountains, that, when analyzed, proved to b...
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MHS 2017 Cheerleaders
The Monticello High School cheer squad (and drill team) is hard at work. Team members include: (back row, left to right) Ivy Fellmeth, Whitney Knudsen, Shalee Bradford. Middle: Erin Rogers, Morgan ...
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Wind farm has paid $2.2 million in property tax
The Latigo Wind Farm, located just north of Monticello city limits, continues to be a source of controversy among some in San Juan County.
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Local groups to join Tim Gates at 2017 Freedom Fest
Local performers Grayson Girls and Magnetic Pull will be opening for Tim Gates at the San Juan Freedom Fest September 9, at 6 p.m. at the San Juan High School practice football field.
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2017 Bear Dance
The annual Bear Dance was held in White Mesa over the Labor Day weekend. Thomas B. Lewis photos
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The intolerable internet leftist
Do you ever wonder if Facebook is making you hate people? I don’t mean to suggest I hate my Facebook “friends.” I like those folks. I keep my friend list short, filled only with people I know and l...
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San Juan Cheerleaders
The San Juan High School cheerleaders are leading the cheers for the Broncos for the 2017 school year. Members of the squad include (back row, left to right) Bree Fitzgerald, Louisa Gutke, Camryn R...
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Hole in One
Bowden Hunter hit a hole in one on the Hideout Golf Club in Monticello in most spectacular fashion. Hunter, a sophomore at Monticello High School, hit his ace on the third hole at the Hideout in th...
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Thousands gather to honor soldier killed in Afghanistan
More than 1,000 people crowded the Monticello LDS Stake Center on August 26 to honor the life of Staff Sgt Aaron Butler. Butler, a special forces Green Beret, was killed in action while fighting in...
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Hearing for sheriff, two deputies
In a marathon preliminary hearing before Seventh District Judge George Harmond on August 25, attorneys for San Juan County Sheriff Rick Eldredge and two of his deputies submitted a motion to dismis...
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