What a foolish, wasted, sodden mess. Payson recently approved a terrible, $50,000 settlement with a 27-year-old man whose reckless, drunken, irresponsible behavior should have made such an outcome unthinkable.
All right, maybe asking the long-suffering, inevitably skeptical public to “design the sign” for a university campus is a bit of a gimmick to rekindle public support.
If you need a dose of hope, swing by the Payson High School graduation ceremonies tonight.
Rim Country has gained a precious reprieve from the onset of yet another fire season, thanks to the warming of surface waters of the Eastern Pacific.
Ever notice that once you start looking for red cars, you see them everywhere you go?
A slew of state lawmakers and other officials spent yesterday on a helicopter tour of the C.C. Cragin (Blue Ridge) Reservoir — and its endangered watershed.
May is busy. There are no two ways about it. And May is marvelous — at least in Rim Country.
We wait. We watch the skies. We dread what awaits.
Suddenly, it all seems possible once again.
The killer strikes again.
This year we celebrate another year of vital progress in restoring Rim Country’s boundless future.
Heroin has risen like a vampire from the grave.
Admittedly, the wheels grind exceeding slow — but this time the Forest Service got it right.
We’ve been scratching our heads, trying to figure out the latest brouhaha about the planning commission. Seems that the terms of Chairman Jeff Loyd, Vice Chairman John Swenson and commissioner Scott Helmer all expired in December.
We were grieved to learn of the planned retirement of Gila County Superior Court Judge Peter Cahill.