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Miami High student a winner in Congressional Art Competition

Miami High School student Hannah Pryor, winner of the 2024 Congressional Art Competition for Arizona’s 2nd Congressional District, and Congressman Eli Crane (R-AZ).
In the 2024 Congressional Art Competition, a nationwide high school visual art contest to recognize and encourage artistic talent in each congressional district, Miami High School senior Hannah Pryor …
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Angel Perez Wings of Hope Show 'N Shine welcomes donors, sponsors, volunteers

Downtown Miami is the location for this year’s Angel Perez Wings of Hope Show 'N Shine on Saturday, April 13, and now’s the time for raffle-basket sponsors, donors, volunteers and vendors …

VFW to hold flag retirement ceremony followed by dinner

Local veterans from VFW Post 1704 will be conducting a flag retirement ceremony on Saturday, March 2, 2024.  The ceremony will begin at 2 p.m. in the rear parking lot of VFW Post 1704, 707 S. …

Djana and Eric Pastor were this year’s Cutest Couple winners. The Pastors won a dozen roses from Anna’s Petals and dinner for two at Copper Bistro. Pictured are Eric Pastor, Djana Pastor, Copper Bistro owner Kari Courtney and Anna’s Petals owner Anna Bejarano. The contest was sponsored by Anna’s Petals and Copper Bistro.
OBITUARIES
Obituaries
Larry Marin
Born in 1958, passed away suddenly on May 22 leaving everyone heartbroken and in shock.  Larry grew up in Morenci, Az. and was an outstanding athlete. He was an avid hunter, fisherman and …
Jimmie Dunn
Jimmie Jelois Hughey Dunn passed away on May 26, 2024 in Globe, Arizona, at the age of 90. She was born on Sept. 16, 1933, in Tipton, Oklahoma. Jimmie was a beloved mother, grandmother and aunt. She …
Isabel Nobles
Isabel A. Nobles, born April 10,1920 in Pasco, Wa., passed away Feb. 13, 2024.
Luther ‘Bob’ Hopkins
Bob was born Jan. 13, 1953, in Miami, Arizona, to Bert Hopkins and Katherine James.
Darlene (Dolly) Swindler
Darlene (Dolly) Swindler, age 79, of Roosevelt, Arizona, passed away Tuesday, Jan. 30, 2024, at Cobre Valley Regional Medical Center surrounded by many loving family members.
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You’re not the boss in wilderness

When my friends and I encountered the fresh grizzly bear scat, we were deep in Wyoming’s Teton Wilderness, 20 miles from a trailhead.

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