New airport for Monticello
According to Monticello Assistant City Manager Ruth Skouson, after years of planning, buying land, getting piles of permits and securing millions of dollars, the City of Monticello will soon begin ...
Ruess remains identified?
One of the enduring mysteries of the Canyon Country may be solved, with the anticipated announcement that the remains of Everett Ruess have been found in San Juan County.
Deadly bus was traveling 88 MPH
The National Transportation Safety Board in Washington D. C. released its findings last week on the horrific bus crash which killed nine people and injured scores of others in San Juan County on Ja...
LaVerda Barton Jensen
“I have been a school supervisor, a principal, and a superintendent for 25 or more years and I say without hesitation that, never in all those years have I seen or become acquainted with, a more ex...
The Young Brothers
In 1953, when the first uranium boom was in its infancy, Clyn P. Young of Monticello decided to try to make “mucking” (getting the blasted ore out) mines easier. Up until then, mining uranium was a...
Mom is gone
My too kind and loving wife had to leave town to attend a seminar for a few days. So she sorta left me in charge. Well, mostly I was in charge. She looks back and forth at Daniel and me to decide w...