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.
We’d be skipping through the irises of spring if we had time. But we’re too busy trying to figure out which delightful thing to do with ourselves this weekend.
We were delighted when Sen. Sylvia Allen’s SB 1172 died quietly without a full vote in the closing days of the frantic legislative session.
So, we were reminded in today’s issue of one more reason we love Rim Country so.
The once-staunch Republican Party has lost its moorings — at least in Arizona.
The system stinks.