The empire strikes back
Arizona Public Service not only rejected an Arizona Corporation commissioner’s request to look at the company’s records, it has now filed suit to recover legal fees related to that request.
Rattlin' the Rim
Journalists from the White Mountain Independent and Payson Roundup have teamed up to publish the first-rate magazine “High Country Hunter” that this scribe predicts will soon be on the must-have list of every Arizona outdoors person.
Rim Country Fishing Report
The Arizona Game and Fish Department is now accepting online applications for the 2017 spring hunt permit tags for turkey, javelina, bison and bear.
Flag Day was created by an act of Congress on June 14, 1877 to honor the flag of the United States, but it was not a national holiday and certainly not the kind of holiday that brought cowboys in from the ranches.
Payson took the first step toward setting up an improvement district to provide roads and infrastructure for a proposed subdivision on West Rumsey Drive, near Walmart.
This year, the Missoula Children’s Theatre brought “Alice in Wonderland” to Payson.
The shops at Swiss Village will host a Social with live music, activities and a raffle to benefit New Beginnings Pregnancy and Education Center.
Have you ever felt like a human pincushion or a scientific medical experiment? That is how I have felt all this month. First, my arteries were checked out, with a suspicion of possible osteoporosis.
Beat the system
A Rim Country resident has won the right to apply for health insurance mid-year on the Affordable Care Act Health Exchange — because the insurance she purchased didn’t cover local doctors.
Last week I wrote about the adventure of getting stuck on an ice floe in Iceland.
Another Week in the Creek
Christopher Creek is just a stone’s throw from the Fulton Fire — a mere six miles. Last Saturday’s triggered ignition brought about thick smoke in town on Sunday morning.
The Longhorns finally played their first home girls soccer game on Tuesday, welcoming Chino Valley to Rumsey Park.
Payson High’s volleyball team hosts the 10-team Payson Invitational today and Saturday.
Many young cowboys and cowgirls converged on Payson Event Center last weekend to begin a new season of high school and junior high rodeo.
Where’s the outrage? It’s time for voters to rise up. It’s time for a grassroots revolt.
Editor: This is the first time I have ever written to a newspaper editor. I receive the Roundup by mail to my home in Phoenix
In the secret heart of the Mogollon Rim, hidden groves of maple, oak and aspen await the cold breath of fall.
Utility wants 8 percent increase – new peak charges
It’s a challenge to run a multi-million-dollar electric company — especially when requesting a rate increase.
Tragedy claims Tonto Basin man
On Monday, Sept. 19 at 9:28 a.m., Bethany Cheney, a Tonto Basin resident, hit and killed Ted Morton as he jogged along Highway 188.
Editor: Payson High School actually has several excellent math teachers.