News Roundup
Health Service District “retools”, looks forward to the future
Year-to-date losses for the San Juan Health Services District exceed $500,000, but hospital administrators are hopeful that a process of “retooling” San Juan Hospital will result in profitable oper...
Sep 15, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 73 73 recommendations | email to a friend
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County Fair a big hit, despite injuries
Cowboy Boots and Country Roots were celebrated for ten days as the San Juan County Fair wound to a close on August 14. A list of fair winners is found on pages 2, 8 and 9 of this newspaper. In addi...
Aug 18, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 201 201 recommendations | email to a friend
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New plaza opens at Four Corners Monument
The Four Corners Monument, which is visited by thousands of tourists from around the world, has reopened with a new plaza and interpretive panels.
Aug 11, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 87 87 recommendations | email to a friend
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New manager for City of Monticello
Kelly Pehrson is excited about his new position as Monticello City Manager. The native son leaves a successful banking career in Arizona to tackle a challenge in Monticello.
Jul 14, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 82 82 recommendations | email to a friend
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Local pianists complete AIM tests
On May 7, 14 piano students from San Juan County participated in the Utah Music Teacher’s annual AIM evaluations. “AIM” stands for “Achievement In Music.”
Jun 23, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 71 71 recommendations | email to a friend
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Monticello adjusts rates for culinary, secondary systems
Monticello residents who are not connected to the secondary water system will see a change to their allocation of water during the growing season as a result of action at the April 27 meeting of th...
May 05, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 67 67 recommendations | email to a friend
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New book retells local story
Amy and Bill were building their dream at La Sal, Utah in 1902 when Bill was murdered. Their oldest son, Bill Jr, was then 4 years old and the loss of his father forever colored his attitude toward...
Apr 28, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 89 89 recommendations | email to a friend
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Monticello to open secondary water system on April 26
City of Monticello Public Works Department will begin charging the secondary water system on April 26, 2010 (weather permitting). On or before that date, residents should check to ensure that secon...
Apr 21, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 91 91 recommendations | email to a friend
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County may implement new 1% restaurant tax
San Juan County is considering a new tax that could help generate up to $250,000 a year in sales tax revenue. The proposed Tourism, Recreation, Convention and Cultural (TRCC) tax would impose a one...
Apr 14, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 134 134 recommendations | email to a friend
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Weight-loss group therapy classes offered
America is one of the richest, most progressive countries in the world. So why would CBS News release the following statement earlier this year describing our current American population: “This cou...
Apr 14, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 195 195 recommendations | email to a friend
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