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Is Monticello pool out with a bang?
The Monticello swimming pool was closed just one day before the end of summer vacation on August 13 when an aging circulating pump finally called it quits. As a result, the pool was closed a day ea...
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$4 million for Blanding center
The dream of a new recreation center in Blanding is one step closer to reality after the Utah Community Impact Board approved a $4 million loan for the project on August 11.
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Private college comes of age as George Wythe moves from college to university
There’s a big change coming for residents and students of San Juan County. The George Wythe Foundation Board of Trustees and the state of Utah recently authorized George Wythe College to transition...
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On cusp of ‘08 football season
Unbelievably, the 2008 Utah high school football season opens this Friday night. Interest and enthusiasm is high in both Blanding and Monticello, as the Broncos open at Kanab while the Buckaroos la...
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Whitehorse and Raiders football
Students throughout the San Juan School District returned to the classroom for another school year in the past week.
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Beware: bears trash trailers
It happens every year. Campers and hunters leave their trailers on the mountain. Maybe they want to reserve a campsite for an up-coming holiday weekend or hunting season opener. Sometimes, they jus...
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Airplane crash claims the lives of three Blanding men
Three Blanding men were killed on August 8 in the crash of a single engine airplane near the Monticello airport. Eric Johnson, Kim Acton and Brian Bayles were killed instantly when the Piper PA-28 ...
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Back to school this week
Students throughout the San Juan School District return to the classroom for another year this week, with classes scheduled to begin on Thursday, August 14.
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Wall Arch collapses at Arches National Park
Wall Arch, located on the Devils Garden Trail at Arches National Park, collapsed on August 4, 2008. Rock has continued to fall from the arms of the remaining portion of the arch, necessitating the ...
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Eagle Scout project generates more than 300 hours of volunteer service
Jacoby Johnson and a host of volunteers recently completed an exhaustive project to index obituaries in the San Juan Record. They carefully documented each of the 2,500 plus obituaries that have be...
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