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J. P. Gonzales – A century of service
Jose Prudensio Gonzales arrived in Monticello with his family in March of 1900 at the age of 16. He lived for nearly a century in this small community at the foot of the Blue Mountains.
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Fall sports seasons begin with a bang
We always told our kids when they were teenagers, “There is always safety in numbers.” The San Juan Broncos were elated on August 22 in Kanab that the winning number was a safety, with a 22-19 win ...
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Victims of Mill Tailings Exposure golf tournament
Nearly $10,000 was raised for the Victims of Mill Tailings Exposure at a tournament on August 23 at the Hideout Golf Club in Monticello. The event was sponsored by Young’s Machine and Monticello Ho...
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Good start for Bronco X Country
The San Juan High School Cross Country teams ran exceptionally well at the 8th annual Red Rock Invitational held in Moab on August 23.
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Buggiest Ughgust on record
Someone must have blinked and then blinked again, for August only lasted so long; it passed like a brilliant flash in the night, but every bug in the northern hemisphere seemed to have been drawn t...
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Back to school in San Juan County
On August 14, new kindergarten students waved goodbye to Mom and headed off to a new school year. Staff photo
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Monticello names Scott Frost as newest member of City Council
Scott Frost is the newest member of the Monticello City Council. Frost was appointed on August 13 to fill the empty position on the Council which was created by the resignation of Jerry Ward.
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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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