30 years ago, Leonard C. Burch, Southern Ute Tribal Chairman, signs his retirement and health plan with Robert Kennedy looking on. The Southern Ute Tribal Council in their May meeting approved a retirement and health plan for the staff.
10 years ago, Eddie Box Jr. and Betty Box hosted exchange students at the Southern Ute Veterans Memorial Park on Tuesday, May 29, 2009. This year marked the 25th year of the visitation of exchange students from all over the world.
20 years ago, Diane Millich-Olguin, Dixie Naranjo, ad Ann Peck, all with the Southern Ute Department of Education, checks out the high-speed internet service that was demonstrated during the Adult Learning Center open house held on Thursday, May 20th.
30 years ago, Sky Dawn Baker received a Bayfield Middle School continuation certificate on May 25, 1989. Sky Dawn is the only tribal member in the area who graduated from the 8th grade as Ignacio Jr. High did not hold a ceremony.