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News in Apache County, Arizona
Apache Co. board votes against liquor license transfers
Thu, 24 Jul 2014 14:34:48 -0700
The Apache County Board of Supervisors voted against the transfer of Gary MacDonald’s liquor license to George Ryan Tuesday during a special meeting held at the Nahata Dziil Chapter House.
Arthur Charles Rupert, Jr.
Wed, 16 Jul 2014 11:00:16 -0700
Arthur Charles Rupert Jr. died early in the morning Tuesday, July 8, 2014 at Angel Wings Assisted Living in Vernon, Apache County, Arizona following a lengthy illness. He was 74 years old.
Feds approve endangered species listing for fish
Wed, 23 Jul 2014 12:58:34 -0700
Environmentalists are welcoming the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service's decision to list a rare fish found near the Arizona-New Mexico border as an endangered species.
Local faith-based group using new law to demand Planned Parenthood investigation
Thu, 24 Jul 2014 11:56:02 -0700
PHOENIX – A faith-based non-profit organization is demanding the immediate investigation of a Tempe Planned Parenthood under a new law that took effect Thursday. Carrying signs reading “Equal Accountability for Planned Parenthood” and “Babies Are Murdered Here.com,” members of Alliance Defending Freedom gathered on the corner of Apache Boulevard and Rural Road. “We are here, first of all, to ...
Evacuations imposed in northeastern Arizona fire
Fri, 27 Jun 2014 08:15:49 -0700
Authorities say residents in several communities near a wind-whipped wildfire in northeastern Arizona's White Mountains have been ordered to evacuate.
Fire Chiefs Association gives $25,000 gift to CAC Foundation
Thu, 26 Jun 2014 11:12:56 -0700
PINAL COUNTY, Ariz. – The Fire Chiefs Association of Pinal County (FCAPC) presented a check to the Central Arizona College (CAC) Foundation in the amount of $25,000 during the June meeting of the CAC
Heat Advisories and Excessive Heat Warnings in effect for the Coachella Valley area
Wed, 23 Jul 2014 08:16:34 -0700
A large ridge of high pressure will keep high temperatures 5-10 degrees above average through Friday, with highs over 111 likely in the low deserts.
MONEY: Carreira: Cochise County wages remain higher than statewide
Sun, 13 Jul 2014 21:54:35 -0700
After surpassing Arizona’s average wage for the first time in 2012, wages in Cochise County remained higher than statewide into 2013. According to data from the Arizona Office of Employment and Population Statistics, the average wage in Cochise County in 2013 was $21.89 per hour ($45,526 annually). That was third highest of Arizona’s 15 counties, behind Greenlee and Maricopa—the same as in 2011 ...
Evacuations ordered for 2,000-acre fire in AZ
Thu, 26 Jun 2014 14:57:12 -0700
A new wildfire that sparked in eastern Arizona Thursday has so far burned more than 2,000 acres, and is threatening multiple structures in the area.
Tourists, residents evacuate for San Juan fire
Thu, 26 Jun 2014 14:28:13 -0700
VERNON, Ariz. (AP) -- Most of a wildfire in northeastern Arizona's White Mountains now is burning into wooded areas already thinned or on remnants of a previous blaze, authorities said Friday. Communities mostly populated with summer homes remained under mandatory evacuation orders because of the San Juan Fire that was first reported around noon Thursday southeast of the small community of ...