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Arpaio will visit Show Low in April

Republican candidate for the U.S. Senate, former Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio, will be visiting Show Low on April 11. Arpaio 85, is widely known as "America's Toughest Sheriff," and served Maricopa County from 1993-2017, when he was unseated by Paul Penzone, a Democrat. He announced his candid

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March 5 death of pawn shop owner now called "suspicious" by police

On March 10, five days after the death of Michael Sattinger, investigators were still at work on the scene. Police say they have since completed their work at the pawn shop in Pinetop that Sattinger owned and where his body was reportedly found. File photo On March 10, five days after the death of M

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Open and shut: restaurant businesses coming, some going

WHITE MOUNTAINS - No matter how you slice it, dice it or price it, there are no guarantees in the restaurant business. The most successful restaurant owners will tell you that this isn't a "get rich quick" industry. Instead, it's more akin to a "work hard and make a living" industry. Right now there

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'Pat's Place' was the center of Irish celebration in Show Low

Years ago, the place to go in Show Low for St. Patrick's Day was Pat's Place. The popular restaurant is closed down now, after the retirement of it's owner, Pat Schaffery, but Pat's Place was the center of celebration and shenanigans for that big Irish day. The restaurant was located at the intersec

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Vernon school holding child find March 21

Vernon Elementary School District will hold Child Find screening will be held from 9-11:30 a.m. Wednesday, March 21. Screenings are available to any child 2.6 to 5 years old and whose parents live in the boundaries, have concerns in the following areas: vision, hearing, self-help, speech/language, m

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33 school board seats up for election in Navajo County

HOLBROOK - There will be 33 school board seats up for grabs this fall for Navajo County public school districts and tech schools. The school board elections will be conducted simultaneously with the General Election on Nov. 6. The positions are non-partisan and unpaid. In Snowflake, board seats held

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Local man arrested in connection with school lockdown

SNOWFLAKE - A report of a man, possibly with a gun, on the Taylor Intermediate School campus last Wednesday afternoon, prompted police to quickly get rolling. Snowflake Unified School District Superintendent Hollis Merrell said it was students who first spotted the man carrying what they thought as


Career Fairs open to community, veterans, students

Northland Pioneer College's Career Services and ARIZONA@WORK - Northeastern Arizona are hosting free Community and Veterans Career Fairs at two NPC locations during Career Fair Week activities, April 5-6. Career Fairs will be held from 2-5 p.m. Thursday, April 5, at NPC's Springerville-Eagar Center

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Get Out for March 16-22

Editor's note: Please check for changes before going out to an event. The Get Out! calendar runs every Friday. To submit an item, email it to cruiz@wmicentral.com or mail it to P.O. Box 1570, Show Low, AZ 85902. Attn: Corrine Ruiz. Note: Please include location address of the event. Friday, March 16

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Police release few details in death of pawn shop owner

PINETOP-LAKESIDE - Police are investigating the death of White Mountain Pawn shop owner, 62-year-old Michael Charles Sattinger. Sattinger was found dead in his shop, located at 857 E. White Mountain Blvd., in Pinetop, Monday, March 5, after police responded to a suspicious circumstance call. Police


Independent Native American film to screen in Lakeside

Neither Wolf nor Dog is a screen adaptation of the novel by Kent Nerburn, takes place on the Lakota Reservation in Pine Ridge, South Dakota, and explores the contemporary relationship between Anglo-Americans and Native Americans. Shot in 18 days on a small budget, and directed by Steven Lewis Simpso


Fox in Show Low chicken coop tests positive for rabies

SHOW LOW - The Arizona Game and Fish Department (AZGFD) has confirmed that a fox shot by a homeowner in late February tested positive for rabies. "This is the first confirmed case of rabies in wildlife in the White Mountains in 2018," said Diane Tilton, AZGFD Public Information Officer in Pinetop Re


Wildland Fire Summirt coming to Pinetop

The third annual Arizona Wildland-Urban Interface and Firewise Summit will be held April 27-28 at Hon-Dah Resort and Casino conference center. The conference runs from 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Friday, and Saturday 9 a.m. to noon. Registration is free. This two-day summit is designed for homeowners, commu


Familiar face will take over WML fire operations

HOLBROOK - Navajo County plans to appoint a Phoenix-based consultant to serve as an administrator for what's left of the White Mountain Lake Fire District Governing Board and its fire department. John Flynn, a managing principal member of PolicyLogic, LLC, a government affairs and consulting firm ba


Humans vs. Zombies for ages 8 to 13 March 15

SHOW LOW - Youth, ages 8 to 13 years, can join the battle against the Zombie hoard to save the Show Low Public Library, 181 N. 9th Street from 6:15 to 8 p.m. Thursday, March 15. The humans will be armed with Nerf guns to chase the Zombies and defend the library from this outbreak. Youth can test the


Cookbooks offered at low prices

The Show Library Friends have received a large donation of cookbooks. They are individually priced, and worth every penny. Stop by the Show Low Public Library and browse for new ideas and treat your family and friends to new ways to use your favorite ingredients, or try something new. The "Friends"