October 2009
Derrald Barrell
Derrald Barrell passed away on October 3, 2009 at San Juan Hospital in Monticello, UT. He was born on March 22, 1944 at Montrose, CO to Floyd and Christine Barrell.
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Grace Ella Smith Bradford
Grace Ella Smith was born Nov 2, 1921 to Clyde Oliver and Florence Jeppson Smith in American Fork, UT. She was their first baby and only daughter. Later, three brothers were born into this family: ...
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Mock accident drives home point against distracted driving
The message to avoid texting while driving was brought home to area students very forcefully on October 13 when local agencies performed a mock automobile accident in front of the entire student bo...
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Statue to be dedicated at Bluff Fort on Oct. 24
A life-sized statue of Mormon Church President John Taylor will be dedicated at the Bluff Historical Fort on Saturday, October 24 at 11 a.m.
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Well known LDS author signs books at San Juan Record
A large crowd of San Juan County residents (including Mary Ann Lyman, right) attended a book signing by Gerald N. Lund at the San Juan Record on October 19. Lund is the best selling LDS fiction wri...
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San Juan’s anthem: The Blue Mountain song
Filed deep in the memory of almost anyone who grew up in San Juan County in the last 80 years are the melodic refrains of the Blue Mountain Song.
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Region champs despite flu
The biggest winner for the week in Monticello was the flu, which not only left over 50 kids absent per day at the high school, but put serious dents in the various sports teams.
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Navajo Mountain High School hosts first Homecoming celebration
As a part of the year-long celebration of the 10th anniversary of the opening of Navajo Mountain High School, the school hosted a homecoming celebration on Friday, October 9.
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Zoe, the “human” kangaroo
I’d heard about Zoe, but until I met her, I thought my buddy Greg was just pulling my leg. After all, “taking the piss” out of Yanks is an Aussie pastime.
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Short deer season and delayed opening on La Sal Mountains
Unless you have read the 2009 Utah Big Game Guidebook very carefully, you may have missed a very important point, if you plan to hunt the LaSal Mountains.
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