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Dec 252013
 

Each year America’s State Parks announce a national collaboration of all 50 State Park systems across America to sponsor guided First Day Hikes on New Year’s Day. Arizona State Parks will charge day-use entrance fees only for the First Day Hikes at 13 parks on Jan. 1, 2014. According to State Parks Director Bryan Martyn, Read More…

Dec 252013
 
Father O’Keefe Returns To Our Lady Of Guadalupe

By Julie Wiessner He had been away for 12 years this time, but Father Lawrence O’Keefe has returned for a third time to serve as priest of Our Lady of Guadalupe Church in Holbrook. He arrived in July with a plan for improvements for the church and the family center, and to offer more to Read More…

Dec 252013
 

The Arizona Department of Transportation marked a year of accomplishments in 2013, including the quick response to a natural catastrophe that damaged US 89 near Page, gathering community input at public meetings on the proposed Interstate 11 corridor linking Phoenix and Las Vegas, and alerting drivers to the state’s Move Over law. Here’s a look Read More…

Dec 252013
 
Stewart Is Elected President Of Snowflake School Board

By Naomi Hatch Snowflake Unified School District Governing Board Vice President John Stewart was elected as the 2014 president of the board last week. Carole Owens was elected to serve as vice president. The board also held considerable discussion on the district’s marquees. Fourteen years ago the board partnered with Pepsi and Cellular One to Read More…

Dec 252013
 
Terry Yazzie Is Honored As Outstanding NPC Alumnus

Terry Yazzie, a 1994 Northland Pioneer College graduate, was honored last week as the Fall 2013 NPC Outstanding Alumnus. Yazzie is giving back to his hometown of Jeddito and to the Diné through a new Adult Basic Education (ABE) program at the Window Rock campus of Diné College. “I do not think of myself as Read More…

Dec 252013
 

By Linda Kor It’s been six months since the Twin Arrows Casino opened its doors and although they’ve had a slow start, Navajo Nation Gaming Enterprise (NNGE) officials believe the casino is beginning to build some steam. “It’s been a slower start than was anticipated, but we’re starting to make some progress,” stated Derrick Watchman, Read More…

Dec 232013
 
Richard Zalenski

Richard Alan Zalenski was called to be with his Lord Jesus Christ on Monday, Dec. 9, 2013. Funeral services were held Dec. 21 at the George Gardner Performing Arts Center on the Holbrook High School campus. On March 29, 1960, Richard was born to AJ and Frances Zalenski, who had no idea just how many Read More…

Dec 232013
 
Darlene M. Ritter

Darlene M. Ritter, 83, passed into eternal rest on Monday, Dec. 16, 2013, after a long illness. Funeral services were held Dec. 21 at The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints Centennial Building in Taylor. She was the youngest child of John and Minnie Burkhead (Witt), and was born in California. Darlene went to Read More…

Dec 232013
 
Paddy Ryan Garver, M.D.

Longtime resident and physician Dr. Paddy Ryan Garver passed away in the early morning hours of Wednesday, Dec. 18, 2013, at his home in Show Low. Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated Dec. 21 at St. Rita’s Catholic Church in Show Low. Concluding services and interment were held in the Show Low Cemetery. Born in Read More…

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