News Roundup
Horse owners, don’t panic yet
Rumors and more rumors have been spreading through the horse-owning community like wildfire. I received calls to my office claiming that four horses had died at an activity in Ogden and that the en...
May 25, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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18 car pile-up in Monticello
Make that 19. A semi truck carrying 18 smashed cars turned on its side at the intersection of Hwys 191 and 491 in Monticello on Friday, May 13. Officials report that the load shifted as the truck w...
May 18, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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Busy summer at schools
Crews will be busy through the summer months completing a number of projects at schools in the San Juan School District.
May 18, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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County Commissioners discuss ruling regarding livestock fencing
At the May 16 Commission meeting, San Juan County Commissioners discussed a new ruling that may adversely impact private land owners with land adjacent to U.S. Forest Service property.
May 18, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Hiker dies on Cedar Mesa
Despite a heroic search and rescue effort in the San Juan County backcountry, a 72-year-old man from Grand Junction, CO died on May 9.
May 18, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
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Three new principals in area elementary schools
Three new principals have been hired for elementary schools in the San Juan School District. They will begin their new assignments in August.
May 11, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
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Commission expresses frustration with slow pace of progress on settlement of the Navajo Trust Fund
At the May 9 meeting of the San Juan County Commission, Commissioners expressed frustration with the slow pace of movement on the settlement of the Utah Navajo Trust Fund. The trust fund is funded ...
May 11, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
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High drama at state drama
The San Juan High School Drama Team fared exceedingly well at the recent State Drama Festival in Parowan.
May 11, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
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Four Corners School to host an open house
Four Corners School of Outdoor Education, a proud member of the Monticello community for more than 26 years, is pleased to announce an Open House on May 19 from 5 to 7 p.m.
May 11, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
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What happened to the snow pack and run off?
Despite the fact that year-to-date precipitation totals are close to normal levels, there has been very little runoff of water from area mountains.
May 04, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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