Mar 262016
 

By Linda Kor After a lengthy discussion on a potential salary and wage increase for employees for the upcoming fiscal year, the Navajo County Community College District Governing Board made the decision that rather than provide a two percent increase in salary for Northland Pioneer College employees, a $550 lump sum stipend would be provided Read More…

Mar 262016
 

By Sam Conner The Winslow City Council briefly discussed the Renaissance 5 project Tuesday evening. City Manager Stephen Pauken said that using federal money costs the taxpayer more because of Arizona Department of Transportation charges, noting that he will have more to say about that later. Pauken also reported on city activities. He noted that Read More…

Mar 242016
 
Easter Services  Planned

Photo By Julie Wiessner “On a hill far away, stood an old rugged cross…” these and others come to mind when passing these crosses at Sun Valley Indian School. They are especially relevant as we celebrate the resurrection of Jesus Christ on Easter Sunday, March 27. Many Holbrook churches will offer special services in observance Read More…

Mar 242016
 

The annual First Step Salad Luncheon will be held from 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. on Thursday, April 21, at the Holbrook Stake Center of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Tickets are $7 per person. The event is sponsored by the LDS Stake Relief Society with the support of the interfaith community Read More…

Mar 232016
 
More Arrests Made  In Mail Theft Case

Shane Penrod In an ongoing investigation into mail thefts that occurred in the rural areas of Snowflake and Concho, detectives with the Navajo County Sheriff’s Office served a search warrant at 4320 Appaloosa Road in Snowflake and made arrests after discovering three children and a dog living in deplorable conditions. The children were sleeping on Read More…

Mar 232016
 

Accidents involving three semi-trucks closed the eastbound lanes of Interstate 40 last Thursday as Hazmat teams responded to the scene after a reported battery fluid spill. According to the Arizona Department of Public Safety, at about 3:09 a.m. on March 17, a semi truck was eastbound near milepost 259 when the driver lost control of Read More…

Mar 232016
 
STPD Promotions Are Announced

By Naomi Hatch Three members of the Snowflake-Taylor Police Department have been promoted, according to Chief Larry Scarber. Lt. Bobby Martin was recently promoted from sergeant. “After being here six months I felt this was a good move; he did well as interim chief,” Scarber advised the Snowflake Town Council March 8. Martin served as Read More…

Mar 232016
 

By Linda Kor Administrators of the Holbrook Seventh-day Adventist Indian School (SDA) received an unpleasant surprise in February when they received a phone call from the Arizona Department of Environmental Quality (ADEQ) stating that one of their water faucets may contain lead. What was most surprising is that that water sample had been taken in Read More…

Mar 232016
 

Snowflake-Taylor Police Chief Larry Scarber will host a listening session from 6 to 7 p.m. on Wednesday, March 30, at the Taylor-Snowflake Fire Station at 411 Papermill Road in Taylor. Members of the public will be asked to comment on the Snowflake-Taylor Police Department. The chief will listen to their concerns, comments, criticisms and suggestions, Read More…