Edge of Seaters present “Lucky Stiff”
Musical theater fans are in for a treat this week when The Edge of the Seaters Theater Company presents the delightful musical comedy, ‘Lucky Stiff’ at the Blanding Arts & Events Center.
Work continues to progress on new school
Workers continue make progress on the construction of a new Monticello Elementary School. The existing school will be torn down as soon as the school year closes in May. The $10.5 million project w...
High winds cause outage
The winds of spring returned to San Juan County with a vengeance on March 30 when storms caused extensive damage and cut power to large areas of the county.
Plaque unveiled in honor of Judy Barton
A bronze plaque was recently unveiled at Monticello High School to honor Judy Barton, a beloved teacher who passed away in 2013. The project was conceived by Brian Robinson, last year’s student bod...
Dust in the Wind
Parishoners at St. Joseph’s Catholic Church in Monticello are excited about the prospects of a new church. The existing building has served the local Catholic community for decades, but is bursting...
Democrats to meet April 3
San Juan County Democrats will meet for the Neighborhood Caucus and County Convention on Thursday, April 3, 2014 at the Blanding Library, located at 25 West 300 South in Blanding.
Candidates file for office
A host of candidates registered to run for elected office in a filing period that ended on March 20. There are a number of open positions, including local, state and federal offices.
Monticello High School Prom Royalty
The Monticello High School Junior Class hosted the Junior Prom on March 21. The prom royalty includes: (left to right) third attendants Mariah Halls and Parker Lewis, Queen Lindsay Crowley, King Co...
A water tale of two cities
Despite facing the longest sustained drought in more than ten years, the two municipalities in San Juan County are hopeful for a green summer.
Spelling bee win for ARL
Grange Simpson is the winner of the regional spelling and earns a trip to the national spelling bee. With the win, Simpson retains Albert R. Lyman (ARL) Middle School’s grip on the regional spellin...
Doll blankets for preemie babies
One February, years ago, when Kathy Hurst was having her annual We’re in Stitches sale, a young woman from Monticello came and purchased ten flannel doll blankets and burp cloths.