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County challenges in 2019
There are changes on the horizon as a new San Juan County Commission is set to take office in coming days. Willie Grayeyes and Kenneth Maryboy will join Bruce Adams on the Commission. They face a h...
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One for the ages: A top ten review of 2018
Following the unprecedented focus and attention on San Juan County in 2017, 2018 followed in those footsteps with even more tremendous stories that shaped our lives and communities. Now that 2018 i...
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The most fascinating understudied place in the world
Elvis Presley’s “Blue Christmas” played on the radio. The lyrics came on slow with the scalding hot coffee. I sat, staring at the map of Indian Creek I had bought a few months ago that is pinned on...
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BLM proposes increased flexibility and access in Sage-Grouse plans
The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) has announced the availability of the Final Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) and proposed plan amendments addressing Greater Sage-Grouse conservation on publ...
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Polar Bear Archery Shoot Saturday
Arrows will fly at the third annual Angel Archers Polar Bear Shoot from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Saturday, Dec. 29 at the Angel Archery Range on West 200 South (Abajo Dr.) just off the mountain road in...
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Rebecca Benally and Phil Lyman bid farewell at their final San Juan County Commission meeting
As the San Juan County Commission meeting drew to a close on Dec. 18, so did the terms of Commissioners Rebecca Benally and Phil Lyman. It was the last public meeting the two will attend together b...
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Bishop and Reyes in the running to replace Zinke
In an early morning Tweet on Dec. 15, the Commander in Chief announced, “Secretary of the Interior @RyanZinke will be leaving the Administration at the end of the year after having served for a per...
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2018 closes for Buckaroo wrestlers
The Buckaroo wrestlers from Monticello High School closed out the 2018 portion of their season this past week. The Buckaroos had a big 59-22 win over Monument Valley-Kayenta at home on Tuesday, bef...
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Monticello boys basketball drops Grand and San Juan games, girls lose to San Juan
On Tuesday, Dec. 18, after an undefeated weekend in Dove Creek, the Monticello boys (3-2) traveled north to Moab to play the Grand County Red Devils (5-0). Grand is the fourth-ranked team in 3A. Th...
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Monticello High School hosts suicide prevention discussion on Dec. 13
For the first time this year, Monticello High School Counselor Jeff Hunt led an after-school group centered around suicide prevention. The discussion was on Dec. 13 in the Monticello High School Li...
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