Local News in Gila County, Arizona
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Tomasso Family Member Missing On Arizona Hike
Tue, 11 Mar 2014 17:09:37 -0700
Paul Tomasso Left For Forest On Feb. 18; Search Teams Have Had No Success Follow Your Town News On The Courant's New Britain Facebook Page More than three weeks ago, Arizona authorities found the car of 56-year-old Paul Tomasso parked along a dirt road in a isolated section of a hilly national park.
Sexting gets attorney in trouble
Fri, 07 Mar 2014 11:14:23 -0800
After reportedly carrying on a sexting relationship with a client, defense attorney Robert Standage lost his contract with Gila County Superior Court.
Students off to state science fair
Sun, 09 Mar 2014 12:28:54 -0700
Five Payson students will represent the school district at the Arizona State Science and Engineering Fair, March 31 through April 2 at the Phoenix Convention Center.
Jaguars' protection does not extend into the Gila
Tue, 11 Mar 2014 16:03:15 -0700
SILVER CITY >> Federal wildlife officials last week set aside nearly 1,200 square miles along the U.S.-Mexico border as habitat essential for the conservation of the jaguar, according to the Associated Press.
Gila River conservation group makes records request for privatization proposals
Thu, 27 Feb 2014 14:32:50 -0800
SILVER CITY >> The Gila Conservation Coalition has submitted a public records request to Grant County seeking documents related to potential privatization schemes to fund a Gila River diversion project under the Arizona Water Settlements Act (AWSA), according to a news release.
AZ attorney fired for racy texts to client
Fri, 14 Feb 2014 15:38:35 -0800
One of attorney Robert Standage's clients showed texts, photos and video messages of a sexual nature on her phone that came from the Standage's number, according to records provided by Gila County Superior Court.
Rains don’t cloud TRIAD’s annual Health Fair
Wed, 05 Mar 2014 00:12:20 -0800
The Arizona City TRIAD held its fifth annual Health & Safety Fair last Saturday, March 1, at the Arizona City Freedom Assembly Church. The event was free and open to the public.
Citizens’ committee advises extension of road tax
Sun, 09 Mar 2014 12:28:36 -0700
It took the county’s citizens’ committee only two meetings to decide voters should extend the existing half-cent transportation excise tax another 20 years.
Great corn chip caper in Pine
Tue, 25 Feb 2014 11:13:22 -0800
The Gila County Sheriff’s Office says someone mailed crushed corn chips to the Pine-Strawberry Water Improvement District, but they aren’t sure why.
Bill dies to keep Gila River free flowing
Sun, 16 Feb 2014 19:05:24 -0800
SANTA FE >> Farmers, sportsmen, environmentalists and elected officials packed the Senate floor Thursday evening to make impassioned pleas on both sides of a controversial issue surrounding the Gila River.