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New water system in Monticello increases water supply
Except for one short spur line and two concrete collections boxes (out of 34), the multi-million dollar Monticello water collection system is complete, according to Nathan Langston, Monticello City...
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Oil and the “Good Life”
This morning, (May 21, 2008) when I left the house, oil on the world market was $127 a barrel. When I returned seven hours later, it was $134 a barrel.
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“Cool Climate, Warm Welcome”
I wake up, roll over and look out the window. Based on the white covering of snow, I am trying to remember if I bought all the Christmas presents I needed.
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“War is an ugly thing: but not the ugliest of things”
“Remember,” the man at the pulpit in church said, “tomorrow is Memorial Day, the day when we honor members of the military who have served our country.
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Downtown Monticello braces for summer road rebuilding projects
Monticello’s version of the I-15 pre-Olympic rebuild in Salt Lake County started this week with utility and road construction work which will eventually involve all of Center and Main Streets. Hund...
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Memorial Day sunrise service
A Memorial Day sunrise service begins at 6:15 a.m. at the Blanding Cemetery on May 26. Guest speaker is Gary White. Don’t forget your coat and chair.
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Nearly 200 will receive high school diplomas this week
Diplomas will be awarded to approximately 200 high school students in graduation ceremonies throughout the San Juan School District this week.
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Monticello Council questions golf
Golf continues to be the hot topic for the Monticello City Council. At the May 14 council meeting, the open Superintendent position triggered a discussion on the future of the course.
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Mexican Hat bus accident response named state incident of the year
The response of local residents to the terrible bus accident near Mexican Hat has been named the Emergency Medical Incident of the Year by the State of Utah. A group of more than 50 local residents...
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George A. Adams
Fifty-two years ago, in 1955, a granite slab was placed on the front lawn of the Courthouse in Monticello. It was placed there to remind those who came later who came first. The inscription begins:...
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