News Roundup
Thunderstorm nearly washes out Montezuma Canyon road
A localized thunderstorm in the Dodge Point area of San Juan County sent walls of water into Montezuma Canyon about 5:30 p.m. on July 24. It created a thunderous waterfall less than 50 feet from Ph...
Jul 28, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 75 75 recommendations | email to a friend
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Anticipation high for Pioneer Day activities in Monticello
Download a schedule of events here Crowds of people are expected to fill Monticello this week for the annual Pioneer Day celebration. In addition to a host of family and class reunions, the City of...
Jul 21, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 99 99 recommendations | email to a friend
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Antiquities cases work way through court system
Cases related to the federal antiquities raids in Blanding in June, 2009 are making their way through the court system, and the trend is toward no jail time for those accused of selling artifacts t...
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New manager for City of Monticello
Kelly Pehrson is excited about his new position as Monticello City Manager. The native son leaves a successful banking career in Arizona to tackle a challenge in Monticello.
Jul 14, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 127 127 recommendations | email to a friend
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Health District to open Spanish Valley clinic
The San Juan Health Service District plans to open a clinic in Spanish Valley in northern San Juan County. Health District CEO Phil Lowe outlined the plan at the June 21 meeting of the San Juan Cou...
Jun 23, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 83 83 recommendations | email to a friend
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Local pianists complete AIM tests
On May 7, 14 piano students from San Juan County participated in the Utah Music Teacher’s annual AIM evaluations. “AIM” stands for “Achievement In Music.”
Jun 23, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 119 119 recommendations | email to a friend
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Man killed in Pandora Mine accident
A 28-year-old man from Moab was involved in a fatal mine accident at the Pandora Mine in La Sal.
Jun 02, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 77 77 recommendations | email to a friend
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Monticello adjusts rates for culinary, secondary systems
Monticello residents who are not connected to the secondary water system will see a change to their allocation of water during the growing season as a result of action at the April 27 meeting of th...
May 05, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 135 135 recommendations | email to a friend
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New book retells local story
Amy and Bill were building their dream at La Sal, Utah in 1902 when Bill was murdered. Their oldest son, Bill Jr, was then 4 years old and the loss of his father forever colored his attitude toward...
Apr 28, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 140 140 recommendations | email to a friend
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Monticello to open secondary water system on April 26
City of Monticello Public Works Department will begin charging the secondary water system on April 26, 2010 (weather permitting). On or before that date, residents should check to ensure that secon...
Apr 21, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 148 148 recommendations | email to a friend
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