Groundbreaking for GWU
Several hundred enthusiastic supporters of George Wythe University met over the Labor Day weekend to officially break ground for a Monticello campus and announce a new organizational model for the ...
50 years for Blue Mountain Entertainment
Blue Mountain Entertainment, which evolved from San Juan Community Concert Association, celebrates 50 years of presenting outstanding entertainment for area residents. It was back in 1958 that a gr...
Becoming acquainted with death
I first became acquainted with death when my Uncle Stanley was killed in a car accident, while on his way with friends to Cortez. He was 16. I had barely turned six.
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...
Summer clouds slide over the Abajo Mountains during the spectacular weather that has marked the summer of 2008. Gary Torres photo
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 ...