2010 Archives
Monticello City will keep its own police force
The Monticello City Council has decided against proceeding on an idea that could have absorbed the Monticello Police Department into the San Juan County Sheriff’s Office.
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City of Blanding accepts new vehicle allowance policy for city employees
It took several meetings over several months, but the City Blanding has approved a new Vehicle Allowance Policy for city employees. After discussing the issue at three meetings, the stars were fina...
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Multiplicity of meandering mortals
Have you noticed the multiplicity of mortals meandering the newly groomed ski trails at Dalton Springs this winter?  Those hardy folks armed with snowshoes and skis have found a winter playground t...
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San Juan improves to 6-1 in region play
The San Juan Broncos picked a home win against North Sevier on Wednesday, January 27, and then notched up two big road wins over the weekend to improve their Region 15 record to 6-1 and move into f...
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Commission sets new school board boundaries
The San Juan County Commission has approved a new map of voting districts for the San Juan School District. The plan will now be presented to Federal Judge Robert Shelby, who ordered the county to ...
Jan 27, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
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Legislation addresses entrenched public land issues
Additional environmental protection to public lands in Eastern Utah is almost certainly on its way. How much land is to be protected and at what level? That is yet to be determined.
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New Year baby
Robert Hanson Laws is the 2016 New Year Baby at San Juan Hospital. The son of James and Kara Laws was born at 1:04 a.m. on January 19, 2016. He was delivered by Dr. Kelly Jeppeson and weighs in at ...
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School superintendent will retire
The San Juan School District is looking for a new superintendent after Dr. Douglas Wright announced his retirement on June 30, 2016. Wright told the school board on January 19 that he won’t seek an...
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UP! UP! and away!
In Pixar’s venerable adventure film UP!, retired balloon salesman Carl Fredrickson faces an age old problem. His beautiful wife has passed away and Carl finds himself faced with a lonely existence....
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Whitehorse High boys basketball
The Whitehorse Raiders have played a string of games as the season enters its third month. Toniee Lewis photos
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Dessert salad saga – Part two
Nectar and Ambrosia, the drink and food of the Gods; the Ancient Greek Pantheon that is. Sitting upon celestial thrones high upon Mount Olympus, these gods and goddesses played the humans upon the ...
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Monticello High School boys basketball team
The Monticello Buckaroo basketball team is in the heart of the Region 19 schedule, winning the past four region games by an average of 34 points. With a 10-2 record, the Buckaroos hope to improve o...
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Monticello City Council terminates contract of 30-year Chief of Police
Kent Adair was terminated as Monticello Police Chief after a two-hour executive session of the Monticello City Council on January 12. The Council voted unanimously to “un-appoint” Adair, with a sev...
Jan 20, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
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Funeral services
Funeral services for William B "Bill" Redd are Saturday, January 23 at 11 a.m. at the Blanding LDS Stake Center, 900 North 100 West. Redd passed away on January 18 after a long life of service.
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New Shopko Hometown set to open
A new Shopko Hometown store, at 860 South Main Street in Blanding, will celebrate a grand opening on February 12. Shopko Hometown is in the building previously occupied by Alco. The Alco store clos...
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