2010 Archives
Monticello considers Dark Sky, Recapture resolution
Two items generated much discussion and community comment at the first meeting of the new year for the Monticello City Council. The January 13 meeting was also the first council meeting for new Cit...
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Postal changes are coming
The U.S. Postal Service recently approved some changes that could have a significant impact on mail delivery for the residents of San Juan County.
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Simply red
Sunrises and sunsets over this high desert country are fabulous at this time of year. They often look as if someone took a match and fired-up an entire bank of burners.
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Four Buckaroo wrestlers earn medals at Rumble tourney
The Monticello Buckaroo wrestlers faced a tough challenge this week as they attended the Rockwell Rumble in Orem, UT.
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Ten great places to eat in San Juan County
Here you are, San Juan County: one of the most beautiful places in the United States and you are hungry! Where to eat can be quite a mystery, so whether traveling from Monticello to Monument Valley...
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Man injured in shooting
A Monticello man was critically injured on January 10 when he was shot in the jaw with a .38-caliber pistol in what has been called a “freak accident”.
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San Juan Hospital's New Year's baby
Travis Joe Clark is the New Years Baby at San Juan Hospital, making an arrival at 12:25 p.m. on January 5, 2015. The son of Brittany Keith and Austin Travis Clark, the baby weighs in at 8.34 pounds...
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A Factual History of Recapture Canyon
The facts surrounding the Recapture Canyon conflict date back long before May 10, 2014 or even the controversies of 2005. They also stem back to areas geographically located far away. All the same,...
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Greatest athlete in Monticello history
Who is the best athlete ever to play for Monticello High School? Sportshorts isn’t sure the question can ever be answered, but we can try.
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Buckaroo wrestlers return in form
The Monticello Buckaroo wrestlers came back from the holiday break with a busy week to start the second half of the season.
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Strong first half not enough, Broncos fall 47-39
The San Juan boys basketball team was hoping to get back in the win column on Friday, January 9 against the Montezuma-Cortez Panthers in Cortez, CO. Early on, it looked as if the Broncos would inde...
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Lady Broncos drop region opener
The Lady Broncos dropped their Region 15 opener to Emery on January 8, 51-31. San Juan managed to keep in the game through the first half, trailing only by five, 20-15.
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Newly-elected county officials sworn in
Newly-elected, as well as reelected, county officers were sworn into office by Judge Lyon Hazleton at the January 5 meeting of the San Juan County Commission.
Jan 07, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 19 19 recommendations | email to a friend
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New Year baby born at Blue Mountain Hospital
Rylee Rob Begaye is the San Juan County New Years Baby, making his appearance at 1:06 a.m. on January 3, 2015 at Blue Mountain Hospital in Blanding.
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Poor grades for many local schools
The State of Utah has released grades for schools, including the local schools in the San Juan School District. The results are additional evidence of the challenge of educating the diverse populat...
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