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Bishop and Reyes in the running to replace Zinke
In an early morning Tweet on Dec. 15, the Commander in Chief announced, “Secretary of the Interior @RyanZinke will be leaving the Administration at the end of the year after having served for a per...
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2018 closes for Buckaroo wrestlers
The Buckaroo wrestlers from Monticello High School closed out the 2018 portion of their season this past week. The Buckaroos had a big 59-22 win over Monument Valley-Kayenta at home on Tuesday, bef...
Dec 25, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 268 268 recommendations | email to a friend
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Monticello boys basketball drops Grand and San Juan games, girls lose to San Juan
On Tuesday, Dec. 18, after an undefeated weekend in Dove Creek, the Monticello boys (3-2) traveled north to Moab to play the Grand County Red Devils (5-0). Grand is the fourth-ranked team in 3A. Th...
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Monticello High School hosts suicide prevention discussion on Dec. 13
For the first time this year, Monticello High School Counselor Jeff Hunt led an after-school group centered around suicide prevention. The discussion was on Dec. 13 in the Monticello High School Li...
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A surprise after decades of community service
Ellen Kirby went to the Monticello High School Christmas concert with absolutely no idea that she would be named Monticello Citizen of the Year.
Dec 18, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 457 457 recommendations | email to a friend
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Artist Joe Pachak puts finishing touches on his seventh-annual winter solstice sculpture
Since October, artist Joe Pachak has been constructing a 25-foot tall coyote sculpture in the center of Bluff. The body is made of cottonwood, willow, and tamarisk and it’s covered with a “fur” of ...
Dec 18, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 451 451 recommendations | email to a friend
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FBI apprehends San Juan County man for April murder near Bluff
A San Juan County man was arrested by the FBI at a residence in Bluff at 6:30 a.m. on Dec. 12 for the alleged murder of 31-year-old Antonio Montowine.
Dec 18, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 455 455 recommendations | email to a friend
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Monticello Gingerbread Tour winners announced
Bobby Jane Gregory, owner of the Line Camp Steakhouse at Roughlock Resort, is 120 Cello Bucks richer after her impressive creation, “Grandma and Grandpa’s Cabin,” won top honors in the 2018 Montice...
Dec 18, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 498 498 recommendations | email to a friend
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Blanding offers a bountiful array of gifts for everyone on your list
With Christmas day less than a week away, buying local gifts is more beneficial than ever. We have run out of time to wait for shipping, shipping mistakes, or gifts arriving a little more lackluste...
Dec 18, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 466 466 recommendations | email to a friend
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Fake video of arch destruction leaves many scratching their heads
I have to admit that I watched the video several times this past week, marveling at how authentic it seemingly looked – but in that computer-generated kind of way.
Dec 18, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 219 219 recommendations | email to a friend
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