Jan 312016
 

Stephen Gallegos, 61, was called home to be with the Lord and Savior on Monday, Jan. 25, 2016. We will celebrate the life of Stephen on Monday, Feb. 1. Holy Rosary will be held at 9:30 a.m. and Mass of Christian Burial at 10 a.m. at Madre De Dios Catholic Church in Winslow. Interment will Read More…






Jan 312016
 

By Linda Kor A federal appeals panel rejected an effort by 27 states and dozens of corporations and industry groups last Thursday to block President Obama’s regulation on emissions from coal-fired power plants while a lawsuit moves through the courts. The Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit set June 2 to hear Read More…






Jan 292016
 
58th Annual Hashknife Pony Express Ride

Photo by Linda Kor Hashknife Posse riders headed out on their 58th annual Pony Express Ride, with Wayne Ramey starting off on the first leg of the journey from the Holbrook Post Office. The ride finishes up today (Jan. 29) at the Hashknife Posse monument in downtown Scottsdale. Photo courtesy of Kellie Spangler The 58th Read More…






Jan 292016
 
Kenneth Hatch

Kenneth Hatch, 95, died peacefully on Saturday, Jan. 23, 2016, in his Snowflake home with his children around him. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. on Saturday, Jan. 30, at the Temple View Chapel at 2885 W. Highway 277, Snowflake. Viewings will be held from 6 to 9 o’clock tonight (Jan. 29) at Read More…






Jan 292016
 

Marion Dale Walls, 71, passed away on Tuesday, Jan. 26, 2016, at the Haven of Show Low Care Center in Show Low. A memorial service will be held at 10 a.m. on Wednesday, Feb. 3, at Owens Livingston Mortuary Chapel, 409 First Ave. in Holbrook. Inurnment will follow at a later date at the Green Read More…






Jan 292016
 

On Saturday, Dec. 26, 2015, Carolyn Francis Pecotte suffered a severe frontal lobe stroke and was taken to Little Colorado Medical Center in Winslow. Less than a week later she was transferred to Granite Creek Heath and Rehabilitation Center in Prescott. After spending a week at Granite Creek with little improvement, her family decided to Read More…






Jan 292016
 
Jacquelynn Packer

Jacquelynn “Jackie” Rogers Packer, 95, passed away on Thursday, Jan. 21, 2016, in Snowflake from causes incident to her age. The funeral service will begin at 2 o’clock this afternoon (Jan. 29) at the Taylor Stake Center of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 309 W. Willow Lane in Taylor, where the visitation Read More…






Jan 292016
 

Photo courtesy of Navajo County Historic Society Bill Smith owned Smith Motors on East Buffalo Street in Holbrook, shown here in the 1950s. Bill also served on the Holbrook City Council and the Navajo County Board of Supervisors. The building now houses Alternative Energy Systems, which is owned by his son, Ted Smith.






Jan 292016
 

By Sam Conner The Bulldogs defeated the Blue Ridge Yellowjackets 66-62 Tuesday in Winslow in a hard fought game in which they trailed after the end of each of the first three quarters. The win improved Winslow’s record to 17-6 and dropped Blue Ridge’s to 7-15 for the season. The Yellowjackets led 23-17 after the Read More…






Jan 292016
 

By Greg Perkins The Roadrunners cruised to victory in Flagstaff Monday night, coming home with an 83-52 win over an overmatched Northland Prep squad. Holbrook scorched the nets in the first period for 27 points behind six three-point shots, four of which came from Rhett Desiderio. Abrian Dickson scored 10 of his game high 26 Read More…