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Hearing for sheriff, two deputies
In a marathon preliminary hearing before Seventh District Judge George Harmond on August 25, attorneys for San Juan County Sheriff Rick Eldredge and two of his deputies submitted a motion to dismis...
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Zinke recommends cuts to Bears Ears boundaries
The federal government will decrease the size of Bears Ears National Monument, but the details are still unknown. On August 24, U.S. Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke sent a draft report to President D...
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Tim Gates featured artist at 2017 Freedom Fest
Whether you follow Nashville, the town or the popular TV show, you know that making it big in country music takes not only talent but timing, and Tim Gates is currently riding that wave to success.
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New priest for San Juan Catholics
A new priest has arrived to shepherd the Catholic community in southeast Utah. Father Rowland will oversee services at St Joseph Catholic Church in Monticello, Sacred Heart Catholic Mission in La S...
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Season preview of Buckaroo volleyball team
What will the 2017 Monticello volleyball season hold? If the past is any indication, the girls should be very competitive under the direction of Head Coach Tony Esplin.
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Local soldier killed in Afghanistan
Aaron Butler, a Special Forces soldier from Monticello, was killed in action in Afghanistan on August 16, 2017. Butler, age 27, was killed when he entered a booby-trapped building that exploded whi...
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Staff Sgt Aaron Rhett Butler
Aaron was born in Monticello, UT. He was the seventh of eight children born to Randy and Laura Butler. He has one sister – Shannon – whom he adores, and six brothers – Shane, Quinn, Nathan, Andy, C...
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Solar eclipse marked in varied ways in San Juan
San Juan County residents marked the August 21 solar eclipse, in which the moon covered 82 percent of the sun’s light, in different ways.
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Top candidates emerge after August 15 primary election
Voters helped pare the list of candidates for the November 7 General election at a primary election on August 15.
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2017 Monticello Buckaroo cross country preview
Success in cross country is all about numbers. Unfortunately for the Monticello High School girls Cross country program, one big number has been lacking in recent teams – girl’s actually running.
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