July 2009
Planting a tree
I keep learning things about myself; not all of which I like. For example, I went to the nursery for some plants the other day and for the first time in my life when I considered purchasing a tree,...
Jul 22, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 1033 1033 recommendations | email to a friend
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New arrests made in ongoing investigation of artifact trafficking
Federal agents continue to investigate illegal trafficking in ancient artifacts. A series of raids on June 10 were the first public knowledge of an investigation that has been on-going for more tha...
Jul 15, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 54 54 recommendations | email to a friend
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Wet June may turn into early arrival of monsoon
An abnormally wet month, particularly in northern San Juan County, resulted in wetter than normal conditions in June. Rain in Monticello was 257 percent of normal, with precipitation on 13 days of ...
Jul 08, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 45 45 recommendations | email to a friend
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New Monticello Airport construction in high gear


Stan Bergstrom, superintendent and project manager of the new, multi-million dollar airport being built four and a half miles north of Monticello, reports that everything is on schedule and going w...
Jul 08, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 92 92 recommendations | email to a friend
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Jody Wood continued
Continued from... It is reported the farewell party the town gave them was more like a funeral than a party, with more crying than laughing. When asked to speak Jody said, “I never thought I could ...
Jul 01, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 997 997 recommendations | email to a friend
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ATV accident in Eastland claims the life of seven year old boy
A tragic accident involving an All-Terrain Vehicle (ATV) claimed the life of a seven-year-old boy on June 24.
Jul 01, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 513 513 recommendations | email to a friend
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Jody Wood
Aunt Jody Wood: Angel of mercy GIANTS OF SAN JUAN by Buckley Jensen In the early days of San Juan, medical doctors and medicines were rarely available in times of need. That fact made living on the...
Jul 01, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 996 996 recommendations | email to a friend
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A humbling enterprise
When I suggested the Giants of San Juan series to Editor Boyle 16 months ago, little did I realize the ramifications of that commitment.
Jul 01, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 1524 1524 recommendations | email to a friend
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