The Young Brothers
In 1953, when the first uranium boom was in its infancy, Clyn P. Young of Monticello decided to try to make “mucking” (getting the blasted ore out) mines easier. Up until then, mining uranium was a...
Mom is gone
My too kind and loving wife had to leave town to attend a seminar for a few days. So she sorta left me in charge. Well, mostly I was in charge. She looks back and forth at Daniel and me to decide w...
EMS awarded a $3,000 grant
Montezuma Creek EMS was awarded a $3000 grant from the Rocky Mountain Power Foundation. The grant was written by Dustin Coggeshell, Montezuma Creek EMS Assistant Director, to improve radios and pur...
High winds cause damage in Blanding
Spring Break ended with a bang on March 22 when high winds caused damage at several locations in San Juan County, including the main intersection in Blanding. Power crews were busy making repairs t...
Master Editor & Publisher
Bill Boyle, my younger brother, editor and publisher of the San Juan Record, was recently awarded the Master Editor and Publisher Award by the Utah Press Association. Here is how he was introduced.
Photo of the week
The Shiprock landmark following a snow storm. Send in your photos to be featured as a Photo of the Week. We will pay $10 for each photo that runs in the San Juan Record. You can email your entries ...
Budget cuts hit jail... partially
The Utah State Legislature completed its annual session on March 12 and the result may have an impact on the San Juan County jail. On March 16, County Commissioners met via conference call with oth...