News Roundup
Monticello creates organization to hold Rec funds
The Monticello City Council unanimously voted to approve the separation of the “parent fund” from the City of Monticello and allow it to be run through a 501-C3 non-profit organization.
Apr 20, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 53 53 recommendations | email to a friend
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Protesters exceed 200
Despite snowflakes, cold temperatures and high winds, over 100 four wheelers, jeeps and dirt bikes gathered in the parking lot of the Southeast Utah Visitor Tourist Center in Monticello on April 9....
Apr 13, 2011 | 2 2 comments | 74 74 recommendations | email to a friend
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Tsébii’nidzisgai nearing completion
A recent photo of Tsébii’nidzisgai Elementary School at Monument Valley shows the progress being made, including recently added grass. The school will open with the new 2011-2012 school year in Aug...
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Protest over land access planned on Saturday
A peaceful protest is planned this weekend in Monticello and Blanding, culminating in a hike to Recapture Canyon. Sponsor of the event is SPEAR (San Juan Public Entry and Access Rights), a group of...
Apr 06, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 77 77 recommendations | email to a friend
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Beginning of the end for snow pack
For the third straight month, precipitation figures were lower than average amounts. However, a wet December keeps year to date figures near normal amounts.
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SUWA defends position to Commission
At the April 4 meeting of the San Juan County Commission, two attorneys from the Southern Utah Wilderness Alliance (SUWA) gave their justification for proposing that over a thousand miles of roads ...
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Berrett is named teacher of the year
The classroom efforts of Jared Berrett were recognized on March 30 as he was named Teacher of the Year for the San Juan School District. Berrett, a Career and Technology Education teacher at San Ju...
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Walker releases new album
Jerry Walker has released a new album featuring original music with a San Juan County flair.
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Crash claims life of local man, young boy spared
An automobile crash on the Lisbon Valley Mine road claimed the life of a 29-year-old man on March 4.
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Sterling Scholars awarded on March 8
Emery High School will host the annual Southeastern Utah Sterling Scholar competition on March 8 (after the press deadline). A total of 24 San Juan County seniors vied for the coveted title of Ster...
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