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Still looking for return of the monsoon

The Village

Where’s the monsoon? It headed straight to Phoenix and bypassed Payson. Boy, did they get hit on Monday night, a microburst, heavy rain, a dust storm and flooding, all in one storm.

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Watch out for children riding ATVs on our roads this summer

The Village

The Village has finally quieted down after the Fourth of July activities. Naturally we still have the summer residents around with their toys going up and down Johnson Boulevard and into the forest.

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Tonto Village residents, visitors enjoy festive weekend

The Village

Tonto Village was in a very festive mood this past weekend. Many of our part-timers were in residence at their cabins.

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Keeping fingers crossed monsoon really here

The Village

Oh my gosh! July already! I have only two (little) green tomatoes in my garden! How long do I have to wait for a good harvest.

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Heat straining residents, gardens and more

The Village

Can you believe this heat? The temperatures are out of sight.

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A local’s guide to gardening in Tonto Village

The Village

This week I am going to veer from the normal column topics and let Lucy Karrys write about the beginnings of her Tonto Village garden.

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Unusually high temperatures even in Rim Country

The Village

Whew! I hope everyone is staying cool. The temperatures have been unseasonably hot this past week.

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Fireflies have successful bake sale over weekend

The Village

The celebrations and long weekends are over for a while, but they will return for the Fourth of July, another long weekend.

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Big events around Tonto Village this weekend

The Village

A big weekend is about to start in Tonto Village. The Vietnam veterans motorcycle group will be camped out in the forest near the Village over the weekend.

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Unusual May weather has us scrambling to protect garden plants

The Village

Tonto Village is experiencing a very gloomy Tuesday. It started out with lightning strikes and thunder and then, holy moly, the hail started falling.

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