Dec 312014
 

By Francie Payne July National Administrator for the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Rural Housing Service Tony Hernandez was in Holbrook to make a presentation to Arizona’s Site Manager of the Year, Alexandria Attakai. She is site manager for Holbrook Court Apartments, and received the award based on positive feedback from the tenants and the multi-family Read More…






Dec 312014
 

Navajo County Fair, Inc. has received letters of intent from Rusty DeSpain, J.R. DeSpain, Paul VanZelf, Billy Elkins, Heather Scott, Spencer Huish and Jeremy Browning to seek the seats on the board that will be available in January. The annual election is scheduled at 7 p.m. on Wednesday, Jan. 7, in the Open Class Building Read More…






Dec 302014
 
Walking, Writing Keep Robert McNary Busy

By Naomi Hatch “Part of the reason I came here was to write books,” noted author Robert McNary, who recently moved to Snowflake. The other was that he thought there would be a good market for his books. He recently displayed his books at the Snowflake-Taylor Chamber of Commerce Christmas Market. McNary has an interesting Read More…






Dec 302014
 

By Tammy Gray Improving existing services will be the main focus for the Navajo County Sheriff’s Office in the coming year. Sheriff KC Clark explained that he expects the budget to be tight, so there will be little in the way of capital improvements, salary increases or new equipment, but the new year will give Read More…






Dec 302014
 

By Linda Kor The Navajo County Sheriff’s Office has had a record year of seizing illegal drugs throughout the county. According to a report by the Major Crimes Apprehension Team (MCAT), more than 2,183 pounds of marijuana with a street value of more than $2.9 million were seized. That total is equal to nearly one Read More…






Dec 262014
 

By Francie Payne Time passes so quickly, and this year it seemed to pick up the pace a bit. Even so, area residents and former residents were able to achieve a great deal, as evidenced in the following review of the news of 2014. January Winslow native David Wilkins was co-writer of The Time Machine, Read More…






Dec 262014
 

By Sam Conner The Lady Bulldogs won the Winslow Winter Classic Tournament with a 53-51 victory over the Tuba City Lady Warriors in an excellent championship game on Saturday. The Winslow squad had started a busy week of action with a 53-47 win over the Chinle Lady Wildcats on Dec. 16 at home to take Read More…