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San Juan Cheerleaders
The San Juan High School cheerleaders are leading the cheers for the Broncos for the 2017 school year. Members of the squad include (back row, left to right) Bree Fitzgerald, Louisa Gutke, Camryn R...
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Hole in One
Bowden Hunter hit a hole in one on the Hideout Golf Club in Monticello in most spectacular fashion. Hunter, a sophomore at Monticello High School, hit his ace on the third hole at the Hideout in th...
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Thousands gather to honor soldier killed in Afghanistan
More than 1,000 people crowded the Monticello LDS Stake Center on August 26 to honor the life of Staff Sgt Aaron Butler. Butler, a special forces Green Beret, was killed in action while fighting in...
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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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