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Free River of Time admission Saturday

Activities are resuming Saturday, Sept. 23, at The River of Time Museum. Admission will be from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. as part of Smithsonian Magazine's 13th annual Museum Day Live. Participating museums nationally emulate the spirit of the Smithsonian Institution's Washington DC-based facilities - which

FOUNTAIN HILLS TIMES - 2017-09-22 20:45:00

Our public lands: The bedrock of American hunting and angling

Dear Editor: On Sept. 30, hunters, anglers and public land owners from across the country will celebrate National Public Lands Day and speak up for our 900 million acres of public lands, set aside by generations of conservationists before us. Our uniquely American public lands system remains the bed

SONORAN NEWS - 2017-09-23 15:58:22

Diversity is radical Islam's greatest weakness

Since its inception, religion has been used politically, as a unifying force, as a pretext for conquest and as a means to suppress dissent. It is the same for pseudo-religions like fascism and communism. Although fascism and communism were historically short-lived, one by defeat in war, the other by

SONORAN NEWS - 2017-09-23 15:54:00

Motorcyclist killed in Saguaro crash

Maricopa County Sheriff's Deputies reported a 23-year-old Colorado man was killed in a motorcycle accident at about 8:47 p.m., Tuesday, Sept. 19, on northbound Saguaro Boulevard, about 300 feet south of Rand Drive. Witnesses told investigators that they heard the sound of a motorcycle revving its en

FOUNTAIN HILLS TIMES - 2017-09-20 20:32:00

When he wasn't rushing for 99 yards on 19 carries, running back Joe Moder (42) was blocking for his teammates during the Wranglers' 21-12 loss to host Fountain Hills Friday night. Here, he tries to clear the way for ball carrier Juan Alberto Carrasco for a three-yard gain late in the fourth quarter.

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WICKENBURG SUN - 2017-09-21 01:01:00

Outdoor and adventure-themed auction/dinner supporting a great cause

The 9th annual Wander the Wild, the Highlands Center for Natural History's signature fundraiser, will be held Sunday, September 24, at the Capital Canyon Club from 2:30 to 6:30 PM. Wander the Wild is an exciting outdoor event featuring social hour with wine or beer and live music, a lively live auct

SONORAN NEWS - 2017-09-22 15:52:10

HRSA awards $3,514,000 to Arizona Health Centers

Today the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) awarded $3,514,000 to 20 health centers in Arizona to increase access to substance abuse and mental health services. "No corner of our country, from rural areas to urban centers, has escaped the scourge of the opioid crisis," said HHS Sec

SONORAN NEWS - 2017-09-22 15:35:43

Stargazing under the night sky!

PEORIA - Join local astronomy experts, Tony and Carole La Conte, from Stargazing for Everyone, on Saturday, September 23 from 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. at the Desert Outdoor Center at Lake Pleasant as they bring the universe and planets to you! Learn about the planets, star clusters and nebulas as you peer

SONORAN NEWS - 2017-09-22 15:21:28

Senate Obamacare replace bill last best chance in 2017

FAIRFAX-Americans for Limited Government President Rick Manning today issued the following statement urging the Senate to pass the Cassidy-Graham bill repealing and replacing Obamacare before the fiscal year ends: "We are encouraged that the Senate is close to passage on the Cassidy-Graham bill, whi

SONORAN NEWS - 2017-09-22 16:03:49

AZGFD, partners offer dozens of events for beginners to advanced

PHOENIX - Are you a beginner interested in learning more about hunting, fishing, camping and other outdoors activities, but don't know where to start? Do you have a need to be directly connected with your food source and the experience? The Arizona Game and Fish Department, along with an extensive n

SONORAN NEWS - 2017-09-22 15:26:54

Ask Rusty - IRMAA and Medicare premiums

Dear Rusty: Due to my adjusted income in 2015 my wife and I (70 & 66) now have over $400 taken from our monthly Social Security fixed income to pay for our share of Medicare. I was let go from my last company of 27 years while I was on medical leave. I had to pull out money from my 401k to live on a

SONORAN NEWS - 2017-09-22 15:10:00

Medical care and pre-existing conditions

Ask your Congressman to not penalize Americans who have preexisting medical conditions. The idea floating around now in Congress that insurance companies will be able to charge higher amounts to Americans who are sick is a bad idea. This is an idea from the medical insurance lobbyists who continue t

SONORAN NEWS - 2017-09-22 07:00:49

Retreat reveals rather cohesive council

Cave Creek Town Council held a retreat (informal working session) at the Cave Creek Museum on Sept. 20 to develop a three to five year strategic vision, council priorities and objectives to achieve that vision and accomplish their objectives and goals. CAVE CREEK - Marilyn Oyler from Partners in Par

SONORAN NEWS - 2017-09-22 00:16:20

Fort Huachuca Law Enforcement, Border Patrol stop human smuggling attempt

TUCSON -Border Patrol agents assigned to the Brian A. Terry Station assisted Fort Huachuca's law enforcement personnel in arresting three people and seizing a vehicle during a human smuggling attempt on Sunday evening near Sierra Vista, Arizona. Fort Huachuca officials encountered a 2017 Ford Fusion

SONORAN NEWS - 2017-09-21 23:37:16

October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month

On October 2nd, Governor Ducey will light the State Capitol purple as a symbol of Arizona's dedication to end domestic violence. Stand with the Governor as we say, it can stop! 3rd Annual statewide domestic violence awareness event & trainings Event Details: Monday, October 2, 2017 6:00 PM to 7:00

SONORAN NEWS - 2017-09-21 23:22:42

HRSA awards $10,846,596 to support Arizona families

The Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) announced $10,846,596 in funding to Arizona through the Maternal, Infant, and Early Childhood Home Visiting Program (MIECHV Program). These funds will allow Arizona to continue to provide voluntary, evidence-based home visiting services to wome

SONORAN NEWS - 2017-09-21 23:59:16

U.S. Record levels of debt - Who cares?

Do you remember the band Chicago's 1970 single, "Does Anybody Really Know What Time It Is?" I thought of it the other day in connection with the U.S. debt problem, except I tweaked the lyrics: "Does anybody really know how much debt there is? Does anybody really care?" Indeed, there are oceans of re

SONORAN NEWS - 2017-09-21 23:04:15

Meet the beautiful team at L Skincare Med Spa

CAREFREE - At L Skincare, owner Lindsay Jackson prides herself on bringing the best of the West to her full service med spa. "The girls working here have a wealth of knowledge," she offered. As such, Jackson shared a bit about her incredible team. Barbara Passaretti, RN, BSN, has more than 30 years

SONORAN NEWS - 2017-09-20 23:50:28


Governor Ducey headed to Cave Creek last Friday to celebrate Constitution Day with the students at Lone Mountain Elementary School. He credited teacher Mrs. Kramer and the 3rd grade students with the following advice: " big words + big ideas = incredible impact." Governor Ducey headed to Cave Creek

SONORAN NEWS - 2017-09-20 17:20:52

Is your A/C on it's last leg?

Like many prudent home owners, you may be wondering "How long will my A/C last?". While system life span can vary depending upon factors such as proper installation, maintenance and brand; system manufacturers tend to agree that the average life span is 13-15 years in the Arizona climate. At that ag

SONORAN NEWS - 2017-09-20 16:55:09