Empire seeks five percent increase
Empire Electric, the Cortez, Colorado-based cooperative that provides electric service to the Monticello area, is proposing a five percent rate increase that would be effective on January 1, 2009.
Assembly ordinance questioned
San Juan County is considering a public assembly ordinance in an attempt to get a leash on large gatherings, primarily in northern San Juan County. They may need another leash to control San Juan C...
The Goddess of Glen Canyon
There’s a rumor in the historic copper mining boomtown of Jerome, Arizona that river runner, rabble rouser, and eco-activist Katie Lee celebrated her 80th birthday by riding naked on her mountain b...
Bluff Arts Festival this week
The 4th Annual Bluff Arts Festival scheduled from November 28 through November 30, 2008 will showcase the beauty, numbers and magic behind this year’s theme, “The Science of Art, The Art of Science”.
Monticello City improvements
A new parking lot and retention basin for snow removal is complete in Monticello. Construction of the new fire and public works building on the west side of the block will begin this week. Staff photo