Jun 182015
 

  By Linda Kor The district governing board gave approval last week to hire former Indian Wells Elementary School Principal Jeri McKinnon as principal at Holbrook Junior High School. The move would fill the position left vacant by the resignation of Tim Newton-Pender. Dr. McKinnon resigned as principal of Indian Wells Elementary School last year, Read More…






Jun 182015
 

By Tammy Gray Public comments are now being sought regarding a proposal to override a federal plan to reduce carbon emissions. If successful, the proposal would allow Arizona Public Service (APS) Co.’s Cholla Power Plant to continue to operate longer than it would be able to under the federal plan, but it would still be Read More…






Jun 172015
 

  By Linda Kor The Navajo County Community College Board heard a report from Northland Pioneer College Vice President for Learning and Student Services Mark Vest Tuesday that showed summer enrollment at Northland Pioneer College has increased substantially with the reduced summer rates, scholarship opportunities and Kids College. According to Vest, the enrollment for Kids Read More…






Jun 172015
 
Shane Todacheenie

Shane Robert Todacheenie, 37, passed away on Saturday, June 13, 2015, in Tuba City. Funeral services were held June 18 at Maranatha Assembly of God Church in Winslow. Interment followed in Desert View Cemetery in Winslow. He was born Dec. 22, 1977, to Julius R. Todacheenie and Alice Thompson in Tuba City. His clans are Read More…






Jun 172015
 
Mark Shipman

Mark Cris Cros Shipman, 21, entered into rest on Thursday, June 11, 2015, in Winslow. A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. on Monday, June 22, at the Needles Christian Church in Needles, Calif. He was born Sept. 19, 1993, in Flagstaff. Mark had varied interest in computers, guns, music and just hanging Read More…






Jun 172015
 
Michael G. Rieker

Michael George Rieker entered into eternal rest unexpectedly on Saturday, June 13, 2015, in Snowflake after a fatal car accident as he was coming from the Swap Meet, which was a weekly ritual and a favorite pastime. A viewing will be held at 9 a.m. on Saturday, June 20, at the Love Lake Chapel of Read More…






Jun 172015
 
Margaret Hall

Margaret Nina Hall, a longtime resident of Snowflake, went home to be with the Lord on the evening of Thursday, June 11, 2015.  She passed away peacefully at her home. Memorial services were held June 18 at Calvary Chapel in Snowflake. Interment followed at the R.V. Mike Ramsay Cemetery in Snowflake. She was born Sept. Read More…






Jun 172015
 
Michael G. Foshee

Michael G. Foshee, 67, a longtime resident of St. Johns, passed away on Tuesday, June 16, 2015. He was born Aug. 13, 1947, to the late Jack and Minnie Foshee in Winslow, where he grew up with his two brothers, Jack and Danny, and sister Dawn. He attended school in Snowflake and Window Rock before Read More…






Jun 172015
 

  Navajo County sheriff’s deputies located the skeletal remains of an unknown person after being called to the area of milepost 11 on the Concho Highway east of Snowflake at 4:28 p.m. on Sunday, June 14. The case was turned over to criminal investigations, and the scene was secured overnight to complete processing the area Read More…