October 2009
2009 candidate profiles
Candidate profiles for the Blanding and Monticello City elections
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Grace Ella Smith Bradford
Grace Ella Smith was born Nov 2, 1921 to Clyde Oliver and Florence Jeppson Smith in American Fork, UT. She was their first baby and only daughter. Later, three brothers were born into this family: ...
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San Juan’s anthem: The Blue Mountain song
Filed deep in the memory of almost anyone who grew up in San Juan County in the last 80 years are the melodic refrains of the Blue Mountain Song.
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Zoe, the “human” kangaroo
I’d heard about Zoe, but until I met her, I thought my buddy Greg was just pulling my leg. After all, “taking the piss” out of Yanks is an Aussie pastime.
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The Bronsons, Joe Cooper and the Fabled Happy Jack
Few who lived through it would argue against the fact that the Uranium Boom of the l950’s was the lynchpin that put San Juan County on the map.
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An autumn’s view from Abajo Peak
Where did summer go? How could we already be into autumn, that lovely but most melancholy season of the year? Time just isn’t what it used to be.
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