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Aug 202015
 

  Human skeletal remains located near milepost 11 on Concho Highway on June 14 have been identified as 20-year-old Caleb Michael Angel Gill. Caleb was last seen on the evening of Jan. 19 near his residence east of Snowflake. The positive identification was a collaborative effort with help from the Navajo County Medical Examiner’s Office, Read More…






Aug 202015
 

By Nolan Madden Navajo County Supervisors approved last week the final $120 million budget for fiscal year 2015-16 as presented by Finance Director James Menlove. Menlove reiterated that the moderate budget restrains an increase in property taxes for county residents for the coming fiscal year. “The total budget is a decrease in the tax levy Read More…






Aug 132015
 

By Linda Kor Arizona State Trooper Russ Sipes is being lauded for his service and heroism in stopping a vehicle that was traveling the wrong way on the freeway and endangering lives. The incident began just before 11 a.m. on Wednesday, Aug. 5, when police dispatch received a report of a wrong-way vehicle traveling east Read More…






Aug 132015
 

The deadline to submit nominations for grand marshal of the 2015 Winslow Christmas Parade is 3 p.m. on Thursday, Aug. 13. If you would like to nominate someone for the honor, write a letter sharing who and why, and it will be reviewed by members of the Winslow Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors at their Read More…






Aug 132015
 

  Elaine Monique Zavalla-Charres, 34, of Winslow was sentenced on Aug. 6 in federal court in Utica, N.Y., in connection with her convictions for mail fraud and aggravated identity theft in a case involving false federal income tax returns that resulted in the theft of more than $400,000 from the Internal Revenue Service. Zavalla-Charres was Read More…






Aug 132015
 

By Naomi Hatch Tetra Tech was approved by the Taylor Town Council last week to design a Paper Mill Road project scheduled for 2018. “We get a round of funding from the Federal Highway Administration,” explained Town Manager Gus Lundberg. Lundberg noted that these funds are limited to certain areas in town where they can Read More…






Aug 132015
 

Photo by Naomi Hatch Groundwork on the Taylor Walmart is in progress, though a construction schedule has not yet been announced.






Aug 132015
 

  At approximately 2 p.m. on Friday, Aug. 7, officers from the Winslow Police Department responded to the 1500 block of East First Street where a pedestrian/train accident was reported. The victim was identified as Saundra Redhorse, 33, of Winslow. She was pronounced dead at the scene. No further details have been released, as the Read More…






Aug 132015
 
PFNP Seeking Concessions Bids  That Fit The Park’s New Vision

  Photo courtesy of Petrified Forest National Park In addition to providing services at the Painted Desert Oasis and Rainbow Forest Lodge, it is anticipated that the Petrified Forest National Park concessions contract will include an ice cream and refreshments shop at the beautiful Painted Desert Inn. By Linda Kor Petrified Forest National Park officials Read More…






Aug 132015
 

A Snowflake Unified School District Night of Service has been organized for Wednesday, Aug. 19, starting at 6 p.m. and continuing until dark. Go to any of the six school sites and meet at the office at 6 p.m. Please bring tools such as rakes, shovels and weed eaters. Everyone in the community is invited, Read More…