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Sister Esther Roffi will be honored on Sunday, Sept. 2, at a community Mass scheduled at 9:30 a.m. at Our Lady of Guadalupe Catholic Church, and at a potluck get together scheduled at 5 p.m. at the Parish Family Center. All are invited to attend. Sister Esther will be leaving Holbrook on Sept. 8 to Read More…

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By Francie Payne Congressman Jeff Flake, a Snowflake native, won the Republican nomination for the seat being vacated by Jon Kyl, the third ranking Republican in the U.S. Senate. Flake, who was endorsed by Kyl, led the field in his primary with 289,743 votes statewide, followed by Wil Cardon with 88,746; Clair Van Steenwyk, 23,660; Read More…

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By Sam Conner The Winslow City Council proclaimed September as Recovery Month during its meeting Tuesday evening. Carol Dawn of Community Bridges accepted the proclamation and noted that the group serves the area by helping people recover and develop life skills. She said that it is important to educate youth and that Community Bridges had Read More…

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Lodie Ellen Coochise, 55, passed away on Sunday, Aug. 26, 2012, after an eight-month battle with can-cer. Funeral services were held Aug. 30 at The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Polacca. Inter-ment followed at the Coochise Ranch-Talahogan. She was born on Nov. 14, 1956, in Keams Canyon. Lodie graduated from Orem High Read More…

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Lorri Cavins

The world forever changed on Tuesday, Aug. 28, 2012, when Lorri Jean Cavins, 53, died following a lengthy and valiant battle with cancer. A special memorial service will begin at 1 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 1, at the White Mountain Christian Church, 2866 Tall Pine Road in Show Low, where Pastor Rod Marshall will officiate. Read More…

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Gloria Heward  Stanislawski

Gloria Jean Heward Stanislawski, 67, of Mesa, who grew up and attended school in Holbrook, passed away on Saturday, Aug. 25, 2012. Her funeral will be held at 1 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 8, at the United Methodist Church in Holbrook. Gloria was born on Aug. 31, 1944, in Temple, Texas, where her father, Robert Read More…

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By Greg Perkins The Wildcats of Joseph City started the season with a breeze, rolling past visiting Rock Point 66-16. The Cats, once again coached by John Bryant, opened defense of their Division VI title with an impres-sive scoring outburst, piling up 52 first period points against the Cougars. They added eight in the second Read More…

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By Greg Perkins Winslow visiting Holbrook may be the best game of area teams, although based on results from the open-ing week, the game played tonight (Aug. 31) at Roadrunner Stadium could end up lopsided as well. Regardless of the outcome, a large crowd is expected in Holbrook and any Winslow-Holbrook matchup in any sport Read More…

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By Nick Worth When the Catalyst Paper officials announced the firm’s Snowflake mill would be closing at the end of Sep-tember, one of the local businesses most directly affected by the news was C.R. Smith Trucking. At the time of the announcement, owner Charley Smith told The Tribune-News he may have to shut down when Read More…

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Hernandez And Lamb Retain  Seats With Primary Victories

By Francie Payne Navajo County Treasurer Manny Hernandez and Division III Superior Court Judge John Lamb handily defeated their opponents in the Democratic primary election Tuesday, according to the unofficial results available Wednesday. Neither faces any opposition in the November General Election. Hernandez held a nearly 2 to 1 margin over former assistant county manager Read More…