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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...
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Auditions set for musical
Are you ready? Auditions for The King and I musical are Wednesday and Thursday, April 22 and 23, from 4:30 to 7 p.m. at Monticello High School. Prepare for a one-minute singing and acting audition....
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Top ten spring stops
Gotta have more traveling TO spring stuff, don’t you think, since the wind and snow still abound? So here is my list, in no particular order, of the top ten places to travel TO spring in San Juan C...
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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...
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Monticello Junior Prom Royalty
Junior Prom royalty at Monticello High School on March 28 includes: (l. to r.) Kara Rogers & Robbie Hall, 2nd attendants; Queen Kendyl Boyd & King David Boyle; Catherine Redd & Jacob Shakespeare, 1...
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Monticello VMTE receives additional funding
Local leaders of the Victims of Mill Tailings Exposure (VMTE) were elated last week to receive an additional $381,000 in federal funding. This money, along with funds already received, and an appli...
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Winter whimpers to a close with early thaw
The winter of 2008-09, which started with such promise in December, has whimpered to a close in March with the earliest thaw since Sno-tel records began to be recorded in 1986.
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EMS awarded a $3,000 grant
Montezuma Creek EMS was awarded a $3000 grant from the Rocky Mountain Power Foundation. The grant was written by Dustin Coggeshell, Montezuma Creek EMS Assistant Director, to improve radios and pur...
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High winds cause damage in Blanding
Spring Break ended with a bang on March 22 when high winds caused damage at several locations in San Juan County, including the main intersection in Blanding. Power crews were busy making repairs t...
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Whitehorse High School teacher awarded “Outstanding Art Educator of the Year”
On March 7, at the 37th annual Utah All-State High School Art Show Awards Ceremony in Springville, Michael V. Porter was awarded “Outstanding Art Educator of the Year”.
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