Walmart was evacuated Monday morning after a bomb threat.
Pine archers prove the bigger they come the harder they fall
David slaying Goliath was a walk in the park compared to what Pine Strawberry School accomplished at the 2015 Arizona Archery in Schools State Championships held March 14 at Ben Avery Shooting Range near Phoenix.
There is a little less than a month to file taxes and local AARP Tax-Aide volunteers are still available to help residents file free.
Fire budget threatens to sap maintenance, recreation programs
The Forest Service is struggling to increase the pace of forest restoration and thinning efforts, but the soaring cost of fighting wildfires threatens to “cripple” the agency, U.S. Department of Agriculture Under Secretary for Natural Resource and Environment Robert Bonnie this week told the Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee.
A disaster at the Pine Community Center a little more than two years ago has become a blessing. And it’s a blessing with a delightful surprise.
What could be more fun than green mustard on St. Patrick’s Day?
Arizona hospitals and doctors face a potential disaster scenario this year, with lawsuits and state proposals pending that could hit them hard on the bottom line.
Gosar joins effort to restore federal payments nationally
Congressman Paul A. Gosar (R-Prescott), whose district includes Rim Country, joined in the call for restored funding for the Payment in Lieu of Taxes (PILT) program and the State Criminal Alien Assistance Program (SCAAP) in fiscal year 2016.
Station owner cites gas war
After months of paying amongst the highest gas prices in the state, Payson drivers now pay some of the lowest.
School buses first to use newly rebuilt roadway after $25 million repair is completed following 2013 landslide
At approximately 4:15 p.m. Friday, US 89 south of Page was reopened to traffic for the first time following a Feb. 20, 2013, landslide that caused catastrophic damage to the roadway, requiring a 23-mile closure between the junction of State Route 98 in Page and US 89A near Bitter Springs.
Hilltop fortresses suggest conflict
The silent tumbles of stone on hilltops scattered throughout Rim Country and much of Central Arizona have revealed a startling lost world, marked by warfare, violence, slavery and a desperate struggle to survive.
County attorney accused
A former deputy county attorney has filed a discrimination claim with the Arizona Attorney General’s Office against the Gila County Attorney’s Office.
Officials are investigating a suspicious vehicle fire in Star Valley Tuesday evening.
The Payson Town Council recently took the first step toward consolidating the Design Review Board with the Planning and Zoning Commission.
ADEQ announces an Electronics Waste Recycling Event will be held Saturday, April 4 at the Town of Payson Multi-Event Center.
DJ's Music Trivia
Early spring — what a terrific time of the year. For those of us who enjoy nature and getting out into the great outdoors, it doesn’t get any better than this. Birds are singin’, flowers are bloomin’, grass is greenin’, days are gettin’ longer — and Rim Road 300 will soon be opening.
Rattlin' the Rim
The Pine Strawberry Fuel Reduction Committee is hosting a public meeting at 2 p.m., Tuesday, April 14 in the Pine Senior Center that will be highlighted by an update on the 2015 brush pickup program and a PowerPoint presentation on the committee’s progression since its inception.