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Tangled elk
What a headache this massive elk must be suffering after having a fight to the death with another elk. The two animals, one dead and the other completely exhausted, were discovered in the aptly nam...
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Nielson earns All-American athletic honors
Macee Nielson earned All-American athletic honors after racing in the USA Track & Field National Championship Cross Country race on December 8.
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Massive storms have changed water picture
A series of rain and snowstorms since the end of November has made a significant change in the water status in San Juan County. The status of the snow pack in the Abajo and La Sal mountains has cha...
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Bennett reviews Floating Hogans in Monument Valley
When I moved to Utah about 20 years ago, there was a marina on the San Juan River. It was a joint economic development project by the Navajo Nation and the National Park Service, but it seemed trou...
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Ruminations on Buckaroos, Mustangs and Broncos
In the spring of 2006, I hauled two truckloads of teaching paraphernalia back to Monticello. I had completed nine years at the ARL Middle School in Blanding, and 19 years in the profession, and I w...
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Full time student, mother of six and collegiate athlete at CEU
A full-time student, mother of six and a member of the College of Eastern Utah’s women’s basketball team at 32 years old?
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Pinto deer 'spotted'
A pinto deer has been spotted cavorting in the fields in San Juan County. We hope Cruella Deville doesn’t find out. John Black photo
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Monticello light parade successful
Large crowds enjoyed the Christmas light parade in Monticello on December 3, including visitors from the North Pole and Mount Crumpet.
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San Juan water may be used in proposed nuclear power plant
The San Juan Water Conservancy District has signed a contract valued at nearly $50 million to provide water to be used in a proposed nuclear power plant.
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Lisbon Valley to close copper mine, lay off 101 workers
In a surprise announcement, the Lisbon Valley Copper Mine has announced that it intends to discontinue mining operations and lay off more than 100 workers.
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