Work progressing on new community center
Work is progressing on the new community center in Monticello. A joint project between the City of Monticello and San Juan County, the facility will house Senior programs, the Pro Club for the Hide...
Enrollment flat in schools
Overall student enrollment in the San Juan School District remained steady in the past year, but there are some dramatic changes in area communities. The annual enrollment count is made on October ...
Health District seeks new leadership
The San Juan Health Service District is seeking a new Chief Executive Officer. The district has been under the direction of interim CEO Laurie Schafer since the December, 2013 dismissal of previous...
Ballots set to be mailed
Ballots will be sent out in coming days for the November 4 general election. For the first time in a San Juan County general election, all of the voting will be by mailed ballot.
A hike into Pole Canyon
Last Sunday afternoon, I took the opportunity to go on a short hike, starting my trek west of Monticello on the northeastern flank of what locals call Blue Mountain.