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Weapons of mass distraction
I recently edited a student paper that had an interesting mistake. The essay was about weapons of mass destruction but the student evidently used spell check and didn’t proofread. His essay read, “...
Apr 09, 2008 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
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Delivering something new at San Juan Pharmacy
Tim Young, new owner and pharmacist at San Juan Pharmacy in Monticello, invites everyone in to see the new store. “You will not get better service anywhere,” says Young, who grew up in Monticello, ...
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Spring runoff begins
This year’s impressive runoff has begun in earnest above Recapture Reservoir. Here, at the Blanding Ditch takeout, water was several inches deep across the 25 foot spillway. The water which fills t...
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International uranium juggernaut
(Editors’s Note: This is the third in a series of articles concerning the uranium industry and it’s effect on the future of San Juan County and the Colorado Plateau. This week, we look at the indus...
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Golf course takes attention of the Monticello City Council
Issues related to The Hideout Golf Club seem to be taking up more and more of the Monticello City Council’s time.
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New book offers few insights into life in San Juan
It isn’t often that a nationally released book is set in your own small community.
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New BLM field office manager
Thomas A. Heinlein is the new Monticello Field Office Manager for the Bureau of Land Management. Thomas comes to Monticello from Nome, Alaska, where he served as Superintendent of the Bering Land B...
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Northern schools report to school board
Administrators at the three public schools in northern San Juan County reported on activities at their schools at the March 12 meeting of the San Juan School Board.
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Closing a stellar high school career
Ashley Dowell is finishing a stellar high school career at Monticello High. Look at all she has accomplished in four years. She was a three year varsity starter in volleyball, making the Tribune se...
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Playing in the mud
Brigham Nielson, one-year-old son of Dr. and Mrs. Josh Nielson of Blanding, recently discovered the magic of mud at his Grandmother Donna Jensen’s house. Initially planning to assist in planting pe...
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