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Navajo County Sheriff's Office

The unincorporated areas of Pinetop-Lakeside, Show Low, Linden, Pinedale, Clay Springs, Overgaard, Heber, Snowflake and White Mountain Lake areas are provided law enforcement services by the Navajo County Sheriff’s Office. The following are some of the calls for service for Sept. 23,-29.


IGA with City of Phoenix approved by Snowflake Council

SNOWFLAKE — The Town of Snowflake unanimously approved an inter-governmental agreement (IGA) between the City of Phoenix and the Town of Snowflake at the Nov. 6 council meeting.Richards and Taylor Town Manager Gus Lundberg visited with representatives from the City of Phoenix on Nov. 2 to examine a

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Woman caught with large load of drugs near NPC

Police arrested Laurie Alderson, 30, of Lakeside on several charges Nov. 3 near Northland Pioneer College at the 1100 block of West Deuce of Clubs. According to the report, Alderson was charged with nine drug-related violations, including possession of dangerous drugs, possession of dangerous drugs

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The art bug caused by a spider bite

Being laid up from the spider bite, her insightful father brought home a book on drawing horses to keep her occupied. It did and she developed a love for art which opened the door for a life-long habit of drawing, painting and doodling, as she calls it.

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Group of four conspire to rip off grandpa

SHOW LOW —One adult and three local teens recently hatched a plot to burglarize the home of the grandfather of one of the four defendants, taking cash and valuables totaling nearly $140,000.

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Emergency crews responding to school bus rollover in El Mirage

#Tolleson***** INJURY ACCIDENT, MULTIPLE EMS RESPONSE. Southern / El Mirage, Avoid the area!pic.twitter.com/QHbAwXAMYp— Gil Estrada (@PhxTrafficAlert)November 14, 2018

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SCPAA presents Into the Woods starting Thursday

Silver Creek Performing Arts showcases the community’s fine, local, talented youth with this dance interpretation of Stephen Sondheim’s performance of INTO THE WOODS.

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2018 Doak Walker Award semifinalists include Eno Benjamin, J.J. Taylor

Sophomore running backs Eno Benjamin of Arizona State and J.J. Taylor of Arizona are among 10 finalists for the 2018 Doak Walker Award, the PwC SMU Athletic Forum announced Wednesday.The award is given to college football’s best running back.Benjamin has tallied 1,295 yards and 5.7 yards per carry w

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Lobos bow out in 3A semifinals

Snowflake defeated the No. 16 seed, Queen Creek Benjamin Franklin, in straight sets, 25-18, 25-11, 25-6, in the first round at Phoenix Camelback High on Friday, Nov. 2.


Man enters Arizona bar and begins shooting; 2 people dead

GLOBE, Arizona — Police are investigating a shooting at a Globe, Arizona bar Sunday night that left two people dead.The shooting occurred at the Jammerz bar around 11:30 p.m. local time; police say a lone gunman walked in and opened fire.Four people were shot during the incident, and two of those pe


Navajo County vote varies by precinct

NAVAJO COUNTY — On Wednesday morning, with many votes yet to be counted, voter preferences were still evident across the county.


Local chiropractor arrested for alleged domestic abuse

SHOW LOW — Local chiropractor, Dr. Kenly Ries, 36, of Show Low, was arrested on the morning of Oct. 31. He was charged with assault, aggravated assault, preventing the use of a telephone to report an emergency, criminal damage and domestic violence after allegedly punching and choking the mother of


Travis Walton Abduction Experience Turns 43

Today marks the anniversary of the Travis Walton abduction experience; a story which was famously brought to the big screen in 1993 asFire in the Sky, based on Walton’s bookThe Walton Experience.On November 5th, 1975, Travis Walton was said to have encountered an unidentified flying object while wor


Republicans take both House seats in LD 6

Walter Blackman, a Republican newcomer from Snowflake, and incumbent Bob Thorpe from Flagstaff appear to have taken the two House seats in for legislative District 6, even though Democrat Felicia French, of Pine, made a strong showing in the early vote count.


Get out for Nov. 9-15

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 tocruiz@wmicentral.comor mail it to P.O. Box 1570, Show Low, AZ 85902. Attn: Corrine Ruiz. Note: Please include location address of the event.


Murderer Gets Fifty Years In Prison

Salomon Diaz was sentenced to 50 years for the courthouse murder of two Navajo women in 2016. Diaz, 49, was sentenced for the killing of 25-year-old Ashley Utley and her mother, Sherry Quintero-Davenport, 45. Diaz not only killed the two Navajo women, shooting them 14 times at close range, but Diaz


Black Mesa Ranch expands with Grillin N Chillin

There is an old adage that is most applicable to business in these changing times: “If you always do what you’ve always done, then you’ll always be where you are right now.” David and Kathryn Heininger have spent 15 years as successful entrepreneurs with their Black Mesa Ranch east of Snowflake, and


"Hearken All, Hear this Call" for the Annual Feaste of Carols

“As they put up the castle walls and banners and sing together there is just a magic that starts to happen,” says Whipple. “There isn’t another show like it anywhere, and this is a tradition truly unique to Show Low. For any who comes to watch, you won’t regret it.”


Chamber welcomes Conscious Choice Birth Center

The Snowflake-Taylor Chamber of Commerce held a ribbon cutting ceremony Oct. 26 for Conscious Choices Birth Center located at 461 W. Center St. in Snowflake. Pictured are: Lorraine Ferrante, midwife/owner (holding scissors) with friends and chamber members. The Birth Center provides personalized and


Silver Creek Senior Center menu

Monday: Beef taco with whole wheat tortilla, lettuce and tomato, refried beans, Spanish rice, pineapple.Tuesday: Hamburger with cheese and bun, with lettuce and tomato, potato chips, citrus salad, peach crisp.Wednesday: Baked bean casserole with hot dogs, corn bread, cole slaw, fruit cocktail.Thursd