News Roundup
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 | 287 287 recommendations | email to a friend
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Wilds bill may include national park expansion
While the proposed San Juan County Wilderness Bill is on hold because of the January 1, 2011 departure of Robert Bennett from the U.S. Senate, there remains a strong interest in maintaining the mom...
Aug 18, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 56 56 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 | 97 97 recommendations | email to a friend
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San Juan County Clerk elected to national position
Norman Johnson, the San Juan County Clerk was elected treasurer of the National Association of County Recorders, Election Officials and Clerks at its annual conference in July in Reno, NV.
Aug 04, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 51 51 recommendations | email to a friend
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Anticipation high for Pioneer Day activities in Monticello
Download a schedule of events here Crowds of people are expected to fill Monticello this week for the annual Pioneer Day celebration. In addition to a host of family and class reunions, the City of...
Jul 21, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 59 59 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 | 92 92 recommendations | email to a friend
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Health District to open Spanish Valley clinic
The San Juan Health Service District plans to open a clinic in Spanish Valley in northern San Juan County. Health District CEO Phil Lowe outlined the plan at the June 21 meeting of the San Juan Cou...
Jun 23, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 47 47 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 | 81 81 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 | 96 96 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 | 98 98 recommendations | email to a friend
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