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The news that clicked in 2019
We use a new measure this year as we look back on 2019 to determine the biggest stories of the year.
Dec 31, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 759 759 recommendations | email to a friend
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A black, hairy tarantula with a brown rump and a small waist
When I was six, I was reading Wind in the Willows in my bedroom. Suddenly, something alerted me to danger, and I looked up just as a tiny spider crawled down the wall toward me.
Dec 31, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Tuberculosis in the Wild West
You probably don’t think about Tuberculosis all that often. You probably don’t think about San Juan County all that often either. Out of site is out of mind, so they say.
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Christmas Tree decor goes from Whitehorse to the White House
A total of 24 handmade ornaments made their way from Montezuma Creek to the White House this winter as part of the America Celebrates display, as first reported by Kate Groetzinger of KUER.
Dec 24, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 488 488 recommendations | email to a friend
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Tax reform bill puts added burden on Utahns in rural areas, according to Rep Phil Lyman
On December 12, Utah lawmakers met in a special session to address SB-2001, a sweeping tax reform bill that decreases state income tax while increasing the tax on food, fuel, and services. 
Dec 24, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Utah has one of the top college savings plans
Did you know Utah has one of the top education savings plans in the U.S.? Morningstar Analyst Ratings for college savings plans were released in October. Utah’s educational savings plan, my529, was...
Dec 24, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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2019 Gingerbread House Tour
It was another successful Christmas season for the annual gingerbread house tour in Monticello. Scores of local residents attended a culminating celebration at the Hideout Community Center on Decem...
Dec 24, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Monticello boys basketball team drops game at San Juan
The Monticello boys (2-3) knew they were in for a tough test against San Juan (6-0) in Blanding on Tuesday, December 17.
Dec 24, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 762 762 recommendations | email to a friend
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All-state football honors for members of the San Juan Broncos
The Deseret News and Vinco Athletics both released their All-State Utah high school football teams on December 18. The Deseret News chooses players based on coaches’ votes. Vinco Athletics chooses ...
Dec 24, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 762 762 recommendations | email to a friend
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All-state honors for members of the Monticello Buckaroo football team
The Deseret News and Vinco Athletics both released their All-State Utah high school football teams on December 18. The Deseret News chooses players based on coaches’ votes. Vinco Athletics chooses ...
Dec 24, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 192 192 recommendations | email to a friend
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