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Monticello gets funds to upgrade drinking, waste water systems
The Utah Permanent Community Impact Board (CIB) recently approved $1.8 million to improve health services and drinking and waste water systems in San Juan County.
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Cryptobiotic soil photos
The Canyon Country may be more resilient than some believe. The photo at left, taken in the early 1990s after a fire in a heavily-used camping area, is contrasted to the same area in the late 1990s...
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Clay Draw, Gordon reservoir plans to be studied
San Juan County officials met with the State Water Board on February 17 in Salt Lake City to discuss on-going water projects being considered for two sites northwest of Monticello.
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Senate Minority Leader Mike Dmitrich will not seek re-election
Utah Senate Minority Leader Mike Dmitrich will not seek re-election in 2008 and Representative Brad King has filed to seek Dmitrich’s seat.
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Spring approaches
Our fierce winter drove wildlife to milder climes, but spring is coming as evidenced by 11 deer in Veterans Memorial Park (above) and a gaggle of wild turkeys in Circle Park (below). Both pictures ...
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FBI unfair and dishonest
What I read in the February 5 San Juan Record set me back a notch in disbelief: “Bureau pays half of reward”
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Public Virtue is a lost philosophy
In the earlier days of our country’s founding, “Public Virtue” was a common phrase. It is a bit of a lost philosophy in these “me - me” days.
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No reason for Winder to apologize
I see no reason why Terri Winder should apologize (see March 5 San Juan Record). The kids today see and hear too much already. Maybe the “committee” has become immune to trash in literature. I refu...
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“Sad way to be introduced to literature”
My letter is in response to Terri Winder’s recent article and letter in the San Juan Record. I am a junior at Monticello High School, where I have been involved in the YAC program.
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2008 Sterling Scholar Winners

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