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The end of the world! 
Well, that’s kind of what it looked and felt like last Wednesday, as a huge plume of smoke rose in the air above “The Mountain” a.k.a. the La Sals. My first thought – no, don’t ruin my camping week...
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Blanding has in with rainmakers
For the second month in a row, Blanding has had more rain than normal, compared with less rain than normal in other area communities.
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Summer mountain
Summer clouds slide over the Abajo Mountains during the spectacular weather that has marked the summer of 2008. Gary Torres photo
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Tragic auto accident claims the lives of two Monticello women
Two Monticello women were killed on August 20 in a violent accident at the main intersection in Monticello. Alice Rogers, age 68 and Nereece Johnson, age 83, were killed when the vehicle they were ...
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J. P. Gonzales – A century of service
Jose Prudensio Gonzales arrived in Monticello with his family in March of 1900 at the age of 16. He lived for nearly a century in this small community at the foot of the Blue Mountains.
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Fall sports seasons begin with a bang
We always told our kids when they were teenagers, “There is always safety in numbers.” The San Juan Broncos were elated on August 22 in Kanab that the winning number was a safety, with a 22-19 win ...
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Victims of Mill Tailings Exposure golf tournament
Nearly $10,000 was raised for the Victims of Mill Tailings Exposure at a tournament on August 23 at the Hideout Golf Club in Monticello. The event was sponsored by Young’s Machine and Monticello Ho...
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Good start for Bronco X Country
The San Juan High School Cross Country teams ran exceptionally well at the 8th annual Red Rock Invitational held in Moab on August 23.
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Buggiest Ughgust on record
Someone must have blinked and then blinked again, for August only lasted so long; it passed like a brilliant flash in the night, but every bug in the northern hemisphere seemed to have been drawn t...
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The power of one: Monticello football preview
The Power of One. This year’s team captains have a daunting task in front of them. Can they make everyONE believe in the Power of One? They don’t have many extra kids; currently, the team only has ...
Aug 13, 2008 | 0 0 comments | 324 324 recommendations | email to a friend
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