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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…

Aug 122015
 

  By Naomi Hatch Vance Muder, chairman of the Special Events Committee, gave an update to the Taylor Town Council Aug. 6, specifically discussing this year’s 4th of July rodeo. “We’re actually lucky we had a rodeo after the rain,” said Muder. “We had lots of effort put in that made it possible.” Muder said Read More…

Aug 122015
 
HOPE  Comes To  Historic  Painted  Desert  Complex

  Photo courtesy of the National Park Service/Beinlich Photography The structural “spider legs” (left) and the storefront glass windows (right) of the midcentury architecture of the Painted Desert Community Complex plaza are spotlighted in this 1962 photograph. By Nolan Madden The National Parks Service has recently begun work to restore the Modern-designed Richard Neutra Painted Read More…

Aug 122015
 

  By Naomi Hatch The Taylor Town Council approved a $6,098,347 budget for the 2015-16 fiscal year Aug. 6. A public hearing was held prior to the council vote, but no one spoke in favor of or opposing the budget. “We haven’t heard any feedback on the budget for or against,” said Town Manager Gus Read More…