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Jul 112014
 

By Linda Kor The Holbrook School District Governing Board gave final approval to a $22.9 million budget July 8 following a brief public hearing that passed with no comments from the public. There were no changes made from the proposed budget approved by the board last month. Highlights include a slight increase of four-tenths of Read More…

Jul 112014
 

The return of monsoonal weather patterns have reduced the fire danger throughout the region. As a result, the fire restrictions enacted by Navajo County were lifted Tuesday morning. Similar restrictions put in place by other agencies were lifted at the same time. Officials offered a reminder that although fire danger is no longer extreme, it Read More…

Jul 112014
 

By Tammy Gray Three criminal justice grants and an early childhood grant were accepted by the Navajo County Board of Supervisors on Tuesday. A $241,425 grant from the Arizona Criminal Justice Commission will be used to fund the county’s Major Crimes Apprehension Team (MCAT). The money will be used to pay the salary for one Read More…

Jul 092014
 

By Naomi Hatch Gus Lundberg, Taylor Town Manager, was requesting guidance from the council at their Wednesday, July 2, council meeting regarding discussion staff had about printing signs for the parks and cemetery that gave set hours they would be open. Lundberg said there had been issues brought to staff by police officers, which included Read More…

Jul 092014
 

By Naomi Hatch During a meeting for the Town of Taylor on July 2, Town Manager Gus Lundberg informed the council that staff is unclear as to how a slab of cement that had a building permit is encroaching the airport property line. The encroachment was discovered when the airport was being surveyed to build Read More…

Jul 092014
 

By Naomi Hatch “The reason we are here tonight is to set a statutory legal decision,” said Gus Lundberg, Taylor Town Manager noting, “In my opinion we should be discussing it (the budget) continually.” Lundberg explained that the budget process is to estimate what they think the resources will be for the fiscal year and Read More…

Jul 092014
 

Snowflake Junior High School will be conducting registration from 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. in the junior high library on Tuesday through Thursday, July 29-31. Students entering 7th grade should register on July 29, 8th grade students on July 30, and 7th or 8th grade students on July 31. All students should accompany their parent/guardian Read More…

Jul 092014
 
Alexandria Attakai Honored As Arizona Site Manager Of Year

National Administrator for the United States Department of Agriculture’s Rural Housing Service was in Holbrook recently to make a presentation to Arizona’s Site Manager of the Year, Alexandria Attakai. Administrator Tony Hernandez was visiting Arizona as part of the national celebration of Homeownership Month. Accompanying him was USDA Rural Development Arizona State Director Alan Stephens. Read More…

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