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Monticello City improvements
A new parking lot and retention basin for snow removal is complete in Monticello. Construction of the new fire and public works building on the west side of the block will begin this week. Staff photo
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Progress on new elementary school in Monument Valley
A new elementary school is on the drawing board for Monument Valley and the San Juan School District is moving forward on the selection of an architectural firm for the project.
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Rural hospitals seek increased funds
The San Juan Health Service District is part of a group of rural hospitals that is seeking an adjustment in the way that the State of Utah pays Medicaid bills. Without an adjustment, administrators...
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Commissioners approve property tax exempt status for Blue Mountain Hospital
At the November 17 meeting of the San Juan County Commission, commissioners approved tax-exempt status for the Blue Mountain Hospital in Blanding. The facility, which is looking to open in 2009, fa...
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A billion is a bunch
Recently, I heard a wise man say that the average human being simply cannot get his brain around the concept of how many is a billion.
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Grand opening for Sandstone Tire
The newest business in San Juan County had a grand opening on November 14. Sandstone Tire, located at 145 East Center Street in Monticello, features a full range of tires, oil changes and wind shie...
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Questions for answers
The missus and I were coming back from Cortez the other day where we had gotten into an argument and we hadn’t solved the problem by coming to the realization that I am an idiot and was wrong the e...
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A Monument Valley vista.
Gary Torres photo
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Houses of contemplation and thundermugs
While the focus of the “Giants” series has and will be to honor those great men and women who stood tall in San Juan’s history, it is also a goal to highlight true stories, events and influences wh...
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All Hallow's Eve decorates doorsteps throughout Monticello
Scarey ghouls and goblins carved in pumpkin are not afraid of anyone, except Peter, Peter. Staff photo
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