New school budget approved
Construction is set to begin this summer on a new Monticello Elementary School. At the February 12 meeting, the school board approved a construction budget. The total bid for the project is $10.7 m...
Chance to view sage grouse
If watching the unique strutting display of Gunnison sage grouse sounds interesting, state wildlife biologists have an offer for you that might be hard to refuse.
Condemnation by Monument
San Juan County is in jeopardy-- for real. November 12, one hundred-fourteen businesses sent a letter to President Obama expressing their concern about the environment of our land. They asked that ...
MES spelling bee winners
Winners of the Monticello Elementary School spelling bee gathered after the competition on February 20. The overall winner is AnnSheri Reay with Shelbie Musselman second and Ann Marie Barton third.
Monticello HIgh School Drill team
This year has been a great second year for the Monticello High School drill team. The Vaqueras placed first in the hip hop category at two competitions. They received a “most inspirational team” aw...