News Roundup
Road construction
Road work south of Monticello is continuing day... and night. Mike Schafer photo
May 21, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 49 49 recommendations | email to a friend
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County loses Salt Creek Canyon Road battle
A federal appeals court has rejected an attempt by San Juan County to claim access to the road in Salt Creek Canyon in Canyonlands National Park.
Apr 30, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 50 50 recommendations | email to a friend
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Forecasting a wet spring, early summer
The National Weather Service has released a 90-day weather forecast for temperatures and precipitation in the area.
Apr 30, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 625 625 recommendations | email to a friend
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Work continues to progress on new school
Workers continue make progress on the construction of a new Monticello Elementary School. The existing school will be torn down as soon as the school year closes in May. The $10.5 million project w...
Apr 02, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 512 512 recommendations | email to a friend
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Good water, low output for well in Monticello
The new deep well drilled by the City of Monticello will generate culinary-quality water, but the volume of water is less than hoped for. The Monticello City Council discussed well issues at their ...
Feb 19, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 36 36 recommendations | email to a friend
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Blanding City to address water, budgetary concerns
Ongoing concerns about sediment in the Blanding City water system were discussed at the February 11 Blanding City Council meeting.
Feb 19, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 232 232 recommendations | email to a friend
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Farewell comments by Mayor Doug Allen
I have had the privilege of serving as your Mayor for the last eight years and also of serving on the City Council for six years before for a total of 14 years.
Jan 01, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 20 20 recommendations | email to a friend
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Farewell comments by Mayor Toni Turk
It has been my great privilege and honor to serve the citizens of Blanding as their Mayor over the past decade. I have treated this opportunity as a Sacred Trust. In advancing the interests of our ...
Jan 01, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 28 28 recommendations | email to a friend
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General election results in new mayors, council members in communities
New faces will be taking familiar places after the November 5 general elections. New mayors will take over in Monticello and Blanding, and city councils will change as a result of the elections.
Nov 13, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 31 31 recommendations | email to a friend
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MHS class of '63
Ten members of the Monticello High School Class of 1963 celebrated their 50th Class Reunion in July. They enjoyed a dinner at the MD Ranch Cookhouse and participated in the Pioneer Day parade. With...
Nov 13, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 25 25 recommendations | email to a friend
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