Jun 252015
 

  Walmart officials have awarded a contract to build the firm’s new Taylor store to MW Builders, a national general contractor. Further details were not available at press time.






Jun 252015
 

  A 3-year-old California boy who had reportedly been abducted was rescued by a Navajo County sheriff’s deputy last week. At 10 a.m. on Friday, June 19, the deputy, who was on traffic detail, noticed a black Ford Crown Victoria with California plates exceeding the speed limit on Interstate 40 near milepost 290 just north Read More…






Jun 252015
 

  By Tammy Gray A report that state budget cuts will delay rehabilitation of the Winslow levee is not entirely accurate, according to Navajo County Manager Jimmy Jayne. “The levee is still moving forward. It’s not slowing,” Jayne said. The county does have plans to use funds from the special flood control taxing district to Read More…






Jun 252015
 
Teresa Bia  Salabiye

Teresa Bia Salabiye, 89, a devout Catholic woman, teacher, beloved mother, sister, grandmother, great grandmother, nalii, aunt and mentor, passed away on Friday, June 5, 2015, in Flagstaff, and went to be in the loving arms of her Lord and Savior Jesus Christ with family by her side. A rosary and full Mass were held Read More…






Jun 252015
 
Maria Mendoza

Maria Amalia Mendoza, 86, passed away peacefully on Saturday, April 25, 2015, at her residence in Holbrook, surrounded by her loved ones. Services will be held at 11 a.m. on Saturday, June 27, at Our Lady of Guadalupe Catholic Church in Holbrook. A rosary will be held at 7 p.m. on Friday, June 26, at Read More…






Jun 232015
 

  By Linda Kor Legendary actor William Shatner of Star Trek fame will be making an appearance in Holbrook on Sunday, June 28, as he stops for lunch at Joe & Aggies Café to visit with the owners and the public. Shatner will be arriving at approximately 1 p.m. on a first-of-its-kind Rivet motorcycle designed Read More…






Jun 232015
 

  By Naomi Hatch Darren Perkins, facilities supervisor for the Snowflake Unified School District, requested approval last summer to move forward with replacing the press box at Lobo Stadium with a new structure. At that time, safety issues were discussed and the board approved the project. Perkins explained to the board last week that after Read More…






Jun 232015
 

  By Naomi Hatch The Snowflake Unified School District Governing Board meetings have been held on the second Thursday of the month, and a continuation of that policy was approved for the 2015-16 school year. Board President Cory Johnson suggested that the time of meetings be moved from 7 p.m. to 5 so those attending Read More…