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Farewell comments by Mayor Doug Allen
I have had the privilege of serving as your Mayor for the last eight years and also of serving on the City Council for six years before for a total of 14 years.
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Farewell comments by Mayor Toni Turk
It has been my great privilege and honor to serve the citizens of Blanding as their Mayor over the past decade. I have treated this opportunity as a Sacred Trust. In advancing the interests of our ...
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Renowned painting finds a home at Bluff Fort
A spectacular painting by Farrell Collett, entitled “The Hole in the Rock”, is on display at the Bluff Fort. The story behind the painting is worth retelling.
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SJHS cheerleaders perform stunt
San Juan High cheerleaders perform a stunt at the San Juan - Monticello basketball game on December 21. Des Esplin photo
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Change in leadership at San Juan Hospital and Health Service District
The San Juan Health Service District has made a change in leadership. The contract of Chief Executive Officer Phil Lowe expired at the end of the December 19 health care board meeting. Laurie Schaf...
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Commissioners approve $19.5 million in 2014 budgets for San Juan County
On December 23, San Juan County Commissioners approved a 2014 General Fund budget that totals $11.25 million.
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Bucks hold off Broncos, 65-58, in Blanding
Since the 2010-11 basketball season, the Monticello Buckaroos and San Juan Broncos have had some great games.
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Fundraising success at SJHS
Students at Blanding Elementary School recently raised well over $1,000 for needy families and all it cost was Principal Mark Burge’s hair (in addition to the hair of staff members Brian Bilbao and...
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Youth program volunteer named Monticello Citizen of the Year by City Council
R.L. Wilcox has been named the 2013 Citizen of the Year by the Monticello City Council.
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Monticello utility rate increase will average $70/year
Utility rates were increased at the December 10 meeting of the Monticello City Council. The Council voted 3-2 for a change that will result in an estimated $70 per year increase for the average hom...
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