Pete Aleshire

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Thinning may cut greenhouse gas

Method may generate money for restoration

Thin a forest.

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A wet blessing

Streams we’ve battered and abused have new hope of restoration

The gurgle.

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Payson hosts event on solar energy

Solar Strong America will stage an event in Payson on Wednesday, July 20 to celebrate the benefits of rooftop solar installations.

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Forecast suggests monsoon may soon resume

All of Gila County has slipped back into “severe drought” according to the U.S. Forest Service, extending the fire season and prompting the Tonto National Forest to leave fire restrictions clamped into place.

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What a galaxy

Photographer DJ Craig captured the scatter of the Milky Way galaxy’s 400 billion stars in the clear night skies above Payson, with the glow of Phoenix on the hushed horizon.

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Firefighters battle house fire

Incidents tax police, fire departments

The Gila County Sheriff’s Office had a busy weekend — brush fires, rescues, an animal attack, and a hit and run.

Roundup’s old editor reflects on new owners

Here’s when I decided it will all work out.

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Time & lime(stone)

Down, down, down into the deep places

I scuttle, crablike, along the dark, wet limestone surface.

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Drowning, rain, fires on holiday

The hoards descended.

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Firefighters threatened as storms strike

The monsoon set in this week, with heavy rain, winds and lightning strikes that made for sometimes dangerous conditions on the fire line — and an unpredictable holiday weekend for visitors.

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