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Resolve to go coconuts for the new year
One of the most widely promised resolutions for the New Year is to become healthier. It could come about through change of diet, more exercise, being proactive on a disease/illness, lifestyle chang...
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Sentencing complete for Recapture Canyon protest
Two San Juan County men stood before a federal judge on December 18 to be sentenced for their role in the May, 2014 protest in Recapture Canyon.
Dec 23, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 114 114 recommendations | email to a friend
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Road issues continue to vex San Juan County
San Juan County (and many of the nearly 3,000 students in the San Juan School District) are left holding the bag after the federal government decreased funding for the maintenance of bus routes on ...
Dec 23, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 105 105 recommendations | email to a friend
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Drug task force makes arrests in Spanish Valley
Two Spanish Valley residents face a host of felony charges after they were arrested on December 17 with nearly three pounds of methamphetamine.
Dec 23, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 103 103 recommendations | email to a friend
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Federal judge rules that voting districts will be redrawn for school board
The voting districts for the San Juan School District will be adjusted after a recent ruling in a federal court. In a ruling released on December 9, Federal Judge Robert Shelby determined that the ...
Dec 16, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 107 107 recommendations | email to a friend
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Sentencing this week for Commissioner Lyman and Monte Wells for 2014 Recapture Canyon ATV protest
Sentencing will take place on Friday, December 18 for Monte Wells and San Juan County Commissioner Phil Lyman for their role in the May, 2014 ATV protest in Recapture Canyon.
Dec 16, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 93 93 recommendations | email to a friend
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Canyon Country Discovery Center opens to rave reviews
Nearly 200 local residents and friends attended the December 3 open house for the new Canyon Country Discovery Center on the northern edge of Monticello.
Dec 08, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 89 89 recommendations | email to a friend
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Jennifer Acox named Monticello Citizen of Year
Jennifer Acox was named the Monticello Citizen of the Year on December 7. The recognition was made by Monticello Mayor Tim Young at the annual Monticello High School Holiday Concert.
Dec 08, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 87 87 recommendations | email to a friend
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Artisan Jewelers opens doors for business
A local couple, obviously excited and obviously very much in love, looked at various design options for their engagement and wedding bands. It used to be that this couple would have to travel some ...
Dec 02, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 91 91 recommendations | email to a friend
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Largest phase-shifting transformer takes up residence in Monticello
With the arrival of a second shipment from China, the Rocky Mountain Power Pinto substation outside Monticello just became home to the largest phase-shifting power transformer in the United States,...
Nov 25, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 102 102 recommendations | email to a friend
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