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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?
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San Juan kicks off winter sports
Winter sports got rolling this past week at San Juan High School. Both the boys and girls basketball teams played their first games on Tuesday night. The Lady Broncos hit the road to travel to Whit...
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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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Carbon monoxide poisoning at school sends dozens to hospital
Several dozen people were evacuated to area hospitals on November 18 as a result of carbon monoxide poisoning at Montezuma Creek Elementary School.
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BYU Young Ambassadors coming to Monticello
Blue Mountain Entertainment happily presents the Brigham Young University Young Ambassadors in a repeat performance on Saturday, November 23, at 7 p.m. in the Monticello High School Auditorium.
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New elementary school progresses
An aerial view of Monticello Elementary School. A new school is currently being built behind (left of) the existing school. The old school will be demolished this summer. Courtesy photo
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Blanding runners took top honors at Las Vegas Ragnar
A group of runners from Blanding took top honors among high school teams, and finished seventh overall of 485 teams at the 2013 Las Vegas Ragnar Relay. They are Braden Meyers, Christian Sherrow, Ma...
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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.
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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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