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Big 4 sports at Pioneer Day and nine days to Olympics
With a resurgent Big Four tractor providing motivation, the Pioneer Day celebration crowned many champions last Saturday, including the other Big Four: softball, basketball, golf, and running.
Jul 30, 2008 | 0 0 comments | 330 330 recommendations | email to a friend
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Monticello hosts Pioneer Day celebrations this week
In 2004 a tractor pull was added to the Pioneer Day Celebration in Monticello to raise money to restore the Big 4 tractor. Four years later, the restored tractor is now at the center of this years’...
Jul 23, 2008 | 0 0 comments | 321 321 recommendations | email to a friend
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Natural gas exploration and production skyrockets in San Juan
During the past year, while the resurrection of the uranium industry in San Juan County has been grabbing most of the headlines, another energy boom has been quietly growing. There have been new na...
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Father H. Baxter Liebler
Harold Baxter Liebler was born, raised and educated in Brooklyn, New York. In his youth, he very much wanted to go west to Montana and become a sheepman. His parents and family pleaded with him to ...
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Another feast in La Sal
Monticello received a couple of nice showers last week. Not so La Sal. Mother Nature only sent a couple of teasers last week. Looks like rain, but no wet! Heck, we even had our Pioneer Day celebrat...
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Summer baseball leagues finish season
The Dodgers and the Red Sox from Monticello concluded a competitive summer with respective trips to Pinto league state tournaments. The Dodgers, coached by Steve Draper, finished in third place in ...
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San Juan County libraries serve Spanish-speaking community
San Juan County libraries are welcoming members of their Spanish-speaking neighborhood to visit and check out items from a new and growing collection of materials available in Spanish.
Jul 16, 2008 | 0 0 comments | 163 163 recommendations | email to a friend
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Darryl Worley – Live in concert at the San Juan County Fair
It’s that time of year again, when you can see a fantastic country music star, right in your own backyard. This year you can see Darryl Worley, LIVE at the San Juan County Fair, on Thursday, August...
Jul 16, 2008 | 0 0 comments | 35 35 recommendations | email to a friend
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Blanding Giants girls softball team place 3rd at State
The Blanding Giants girls softball team took 3rd place at the 2008 UGSA Filly State Tournament. The tournament was held Monday, July 7 through Wednesday, July 9 at the Spanish Fork Sports Park. The...
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Ross W. Musselman
Ross W. Musselman was one of the most colorful of San Juan’s early cowboy promoters. His love for the beauty of this area, and his efforts to promote it in the East won him the title of “Father of ...
Jul 02, 2008 | 0 0 comments | 323 323 recommendations | email to a friend
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