Alexis Bechman


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Alexis attended the University of Arizona where she graduated in 2008 with journalism and retailing degrees. She joined the Roundup staff a month after graduation. At the Roundup, Alexis covers the Star Valley Town Council, law enforcement, courts and business beats.

Recent Stories

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Numbers all change at Payson Town Hall

If you were looking to reach someone working for the town Monday you might have found yourself lost in a maze of phone extensions.

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Weekend rescues at Bridge, Fossil Creek

Rescuers hauled several injured hikers out of canyons this weekend, including from Fossil Creek and the Tonto Natural Bridge State Park.

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Shot spurs arrest

After a tense search through the woods behind the Payson Police Department, officers arrested a man hiding with a gun Monday morning.

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Woman: OMG he’s not dead

Bizarre Fossil Creek rescue

It is a birthday a 23-year-old Valley woman will not soon forget.

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Shopping for knickknacks and treasures in Rim Country

From a back room where a painting had captured my friend’s attention, I could hear a group of women coo over finds in the main foyer of the antique shop, once a home.

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Camping in Rim Country - Room with a View

Just as you would probably never get through all of Zane Grey’s western novels, you could not check out Rim Country’s entire library of campsites. And like your favorite book, you’ll probably return to your favorite site repeatedly anyway, finding new details in the character of the land.

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Pipeline progress

Payson approves contract

The C.C. Cragin pipeline project continues to move forward, one pipe at a time.

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Medical helicopter provider remains

Although there is a new yellow helicopter parked outside Banner Payson Medical Center, Native Air wants residents to know they are still flying in Rim Country.

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Payson’s rodeo parade celebrates Rim Country patriotism

Fifty festive floats will roll down Main Street

Look for lots of red, white, blue, stars, stripes and all manner of patriotic bunting and more as this year’s August Doin’s Rodeo Parade celebrates American Pride.

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Dogs help find lost patient

Toulouse, a 6-year-old blue tick coonhound dog stopped, looked at its handler and whined outside 87 Cyclery early Monday morning.

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