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Monticello utility rate increase will average $70/year
Utility rates were increased at the December 10 meeting of the Monticello City Council. The Council voted 3-2 for a change that will result in an estimated $70 per year increase for the average hom...
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Blanding Council closes year
Service awards were presented to Mayor Toni Turk and Councilman Charlie Taylor at the December 10 meeting of the Blanding City Council. They are leaving office on January 1.
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Rebuilding a high school library
When the San Juan High School library was destroyed by an arson fire on November 17, 2012, the news spread like — well, like wildfire.
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Buckaroo wrestlers get a strong start
The Monticello Buckaroo wrestlers had a busy week with two duals and a tournament and showed some great moves on their way to near perfect wins over the Grand County Red Devils and the San Juan Bro...
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San Juan County will participate in public lands bill
San Juan County will participate in the development of a public lands bill in Congress, but the parameters of the involvement have yet to be set.
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Monticello boys basketball
The basketball season is here. See pages 10 and 11 for coverage of area teams. In this photo, Joe Fellmeth of Monticello (15) shoots over Dove Creek defenders. Des Esplin photo
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The Messiah to be performed for 36th time beginning in Blanding on December 8
A San Juan County holiday tradition will continue this week as Handel’s The Messiah , featuring a choir and live orchestra, will be performed in Blanding on December 8. The performance is set to be...
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Weather creates crystalline winter wonderland
Many areas of San Juan County have been enshrouded in fog for several days, resulting in a crystalline winter wonderland. The November 22 snowstorm caused extensive damage in portions of the area, ...
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SJR to begin library series
There have been a few historical fiction books written about the Hole-in-the-Rock pioneers in which their language is portrayed as being simple and unrefined.
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Impressive growth at White Mesa Library
Built in 2001, it has taken years for the White Mesa Education Center to arrive to the point where it is now. However, it has definitely arrived. The first room one comes to after entering the buil...
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