Janet Snyder

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Tonto Village

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Good work by Gila County crew prevents road loss in Village

“Rain, rain, go away, come again another day” is a saying I have heard since I was a little girl. The saying is very apropos to our deluge of precipitation at least for the past month or so.

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Hearts and flowers close on heels of Christmas decorations

The holiday season is over ... what a letdown. Everything looks bare after all the decorations that adorned streets, offices and homes.

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Tonto Village area ends year on precipitation high note

The Village

“Water, water everywhere ... and not a drop to drink” so the saying goes. All the creeks are running at full tilt, making it almost impossible for people to go on with their daily lives.

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A white Christmas in Rim Country is a beautiful sight

We had a white Christmas! Tonto Village looked like a picture postcard. The ponderosa pine trees were all dressed up in their winter whites and the cabins could have been featured on a greeting card.

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Beautiful things from Mother Nature make life easier

The Village

Did you happen to see the beautiful sunrise on Tuesday morning? It was truly a glorious sight to behold. Mother Nature gives us the most wonderful sights that makes us go “ooohhhh” and “aaaahhh.”

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Village residents need to be ready for coming storm

The Village

Batten down the hatches Tonto Village — a strong winter storm is getting ready to come our way this weekend. I have not heard whether the storm will be a fast one and leave the area or whether the storm will linger.

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Beware: Thieves are stalking Tonto Village

Beware Tonto Village ... We have thieves among us. Just recently, we inadvertently left the garage door unsecured just for a matter of a few hours and the thieves took advantage of that time and stole numerous items such as tools and building supplies.

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Snow arrives in time for Christmas preparations

The Village

I need to renew my driver’s license in 29 days. I almost forgot all about it until one of the clerks in one of our local stores brought it to my attention.

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Busy week means short column

This week the column will be very short. The week so far has been hectic due to Thanksgiving preparations.

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Community Thanksgiving dinner saves some work

The Village

The big Thanksgiving food feast is just a week away. Are you ready? Is the big bird thawed out yet?

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