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Big '4' Tractor
The giant green tractor that resided in the Monticello City Park for over 40 years fascinated thousands of tourists.
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Crossing paths with a local icon
There he stood in the parking lot. Eyes crinkled. Hair white. Faded blue, quilted coat with duct tape on the sleeve. As a young man, he had walked thousands of miles through canyon country, often a...
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Redd named Foster Dad of Year
Joel Redd of Blanding is one of five outstanding fathers, who nurture children in foster care, who were honored by the Utah Foster Care Foundation and the Utah Division of Child and Family Services...
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To the Wasatch and back
The Back is back, the Wasatch Back Ragnar Relay that is, and more locals participated this year than last.
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Downhill Racer II
An old Navajo idiom is: “You ain’t much of a Navajo unless you own an old truck to haul water, firewood, hay and even sheep.”
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City seeks screening, treatment for possible exposure to mill tailings
Balloons representing more than 500 local residents who have battled cancer in recent years were released after a presentation by the Utah Department of Health (UDOH) about cancer rates in the Mont...
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Monticello Council votes to remove deer from North Creek Lane area
The deer residents of Monticello in the North Creek Lane area should start packing their bags, as the Monticello City Council voted in favor of removal of a portion of the herd at the June 11 meeti...
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Future of uranium industry locally continues to improve
As fleets of uranium ore trucks fill the highways from all directions hauling ore to the only operating uranium mill in America (located south of Blanding) the long-term future of the industry cont...
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Dorothy Adams
Dorothy Rasmussen Adams moved to San Juan County as a child in l915. With her father, mother and two brothers, they homesteaded in the Ucola area. Her mother died suddenly in 1920, when Dorothy was...
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New vicar at St. Christopher’s
The Rev. Richard “Dick” Snyder has assumed duties as vicar at St. Christopher’s Episcopal Mission in Bluff.
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