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Bluff Balloon Festival
Beautiful photography from another successful Bluff Balloon Festival. Photos by Wyatt Holyoak, Lila Redd, and Scott Burton.
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Snomobile fun
Local snowmobilers Randy Butler, Pat Butler, Shane Butler and Brad Bunker enjoy spectacular conditions on Cooley Pass below Abajo Peak. They eagerly await the next storm in what is becoming a wonde...
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Monticello City in full-blown crisis mode related to personnel issues
The City of Monticello is in full-blown crisis mode, driven in large part by the fact that city manager Trent Schafer has not worked in more than a month. After a vacation in mid-December, Schafer ...
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Flames destroy Monticello home
Flames rise from the not-yet-completed home of Nathan and Ramona Chamberlain in Monticello. The January 16 fire totally gutted the home, which was in the final stages of construction. The fire repo...
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An interview with Monticello’s exchange student all-state athlete
Daniel Hassdenteufel, an exchange student from Germany, attends Monticello High School.
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Tuesday hearing will address wild and scenic rivers on forest
A January 22 meeting in Monticello will give local residents a chance to comment on proposals to designate areas of U.S. Forest Service land in San Juan County as wild and scenic rivers.
Jan 16, 2008 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
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Thanks to emergency response heroes
More than a week has past since the deadly bus accident on Highway 163 north of Mexican Hat killed nine holiday travelers on their way home from a ski vacation. And yet the horror continues for man...
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New start for Monticello Council
The Monticello City Council started a new year with a few new faces. Two new councilmen, Scott Shakespeare and Jerry Ward, were sworn in at the January 9 meeting of the council. The two were put to...
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CEU-SJC Distance Ed program praised by Dept of Education
The College of Eastern Utah-San Juan Campus was recently honored by the U.S. Department of Education for their “GEM efforts” associated with a $1.8 million Title III grant the school received four ...
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A memorable shrine in the heartland
I wept at the Vietnam Memorial in Washington D.C. on my first visit many years ago. My finite brain had simply been unable to get itself around the number 55,000 until I visited that wall of marble...
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