Monthly Archives: March 2017

large catfish

Flagstaff man sets 30-year-old catfish state record

PHOENIX — A giant fish tail, dark and maybe two feet in length, curled beneath the surface of the water. Carson Pete, shore-fishing about 50...
Frosty Wooldridge

National Health Care: How Americans avoid good health

(Editor’s note: this is part 2 of a 3-part series) Part 1: Americans’ choices for unhealthy lives. Part 2: Corporations feeding Americans unhealthy foods. Part...

GOP is lying about wanting to repeal Obamacare

In January 2016, President Barack Obama received a bill from the U.S. Senate and U.S. House of Representatives negotiated using reconciliation. That bill would...
Black Mountain Foothills

Local student wins national photography honors

The Black Mountain Foothills Chapter, National Society of Daughters of the American Revolution proudly announces their student winner, Evan Ziker, who has placed third...

Obama – don’t – care

Any rational individual knows that the Democrats rammed through the healthcare act purely for control and the redistribution of wealth. The Republicans vote today. After...
mullet over

NATO (Not Altogether Thought Out)

I had a high school teacher that frequently said that certain of my behavior patterns were NATO (Not Altogether Thought Out). It was early...
Agua Fria

Motorized access to open for Agua Fria River at Lake Pleasant

PHOENIX -- Motorized access to the upper arm of the Agua Fria River at Lake Pleasant will again be available thanks to a special...

Freemans lose appeal, Cahava and town awarded attorney fees

By Linda Bentley PHOENIX – On March 7, the Arizona Court of Appeals affirmed Superior Court Judge David M. Talamante’s order in favor of defendants:...

Select the best tomatoes for your garden and table

By Melinda Myers Sliced, sauced, or cooked in your favorite recipe; tomatoes are a favorite and versatile vegetable. What’s more, they taste best when grown...

Border Patrol agents arrest 9, seize over 700 pounds of marijuana

YUMA – Agents assigned to the Wellton Border Patrol Station arrested nine individuals and seized more than 700 pounds of marijuana, worth in excess...