We’ve got to get political if we’re going to save our homes and livelihoods. So hopefully voters, local officials and anyone who represents rural Arizona in the Legislature or Congress will pay close attention to the results of a study on the impact of forest thinning projects on water runoff.
The seemingly quixotic quest to build a university campus in Payson trembles on the brink of fulfillment. Suddenly the creaky windmill has revealed itself a dragon after all — and the backers have put on shining armor. The plan so many dismissed as a fever dream seems but one headlong charge from reality.
The vulnerable residents of the Canal Senior Apartments continue to get slammed by bad news.
The effort to build an industrial park in the midst of the scenic Granite Dells has developed a worrisome number of kinks, twists and turns.
“The greatest Liar has his Believers; and it often happens, that if a Lie be believ’d only for an Hour, it has done its Work, and there is no farther occasion for it. Falsehood flies, and the Truth comes limping after it; so that when Men come to be undeceiv’d, it is too late; the Jest is over, and the Tale has had its Effect.” — Jonathan Swift
Rim Country voters showed a far-sighted willingness to invest in their children and their future in Tuesday’s election.
The cause was small. The impact was great.
Here’s the baffling thing: Perhaps half of eligible Americans won’t vote — despite the high stakes and the grave sacrifices made to secure that right for them.
Can’t win for losing.
The election’s finally upon us — finally.
As it turns out, hunger’s a stubborn foe.
You have a chance tomorrow night to become part of the solution to one of the most important problem facing this community — the ongoing scourge of domestic violence.
No one likes a bully. So Arizona Public Service ought to give a little more thought to its relationship to the customers who provide all those shareholder profits — and vote in the members of the Arizona Corporation Commission which regulates the power company’s state-granted monopoly.
Payson got a black eye when an overzealous officer got into a middle-of-the-night confrontation with a weary rider raising money to help returning veterans.
The battle continues.