Archive for the 'Show Low' Category

Nature’s Artistry in October in Northeastern Arizona

Mike Padgett -

Nov. 28, 2010 Driving east from Show Low, Ariz., in October 2009, with the radio off, I was distracted by the windy weather. Shafts of sunlight knifing through the clouds added splashes of gold to the countryside. (Copyright photo by Mike Padgett) (To avoid missing news, features and photos on www.ArizonaNotebook.com, sign up for convenient […]

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Arizona Politics Trumps Economics; Students, Needy Families To Suffer

Mike Padgett -

March 21, 2010 EDITORIAL Are Arizona’s leaders, struggling with an overpowering deficit, downsizing state programs too far? Last week, Gov. Jan Brewer signed the state’s fiscal 2011 budget of $8.9 billion, which is a reduction of  $1.1 billion. Budget supporters called the new budget a streamlining of state government. Critics say it is hardhearted, with […]

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Ballads, Art and Nature Often Spark Childhood Memories

Mike Padgett -

Oct. 18, 2009 SHOW LOW, Ariz. – Memories sometimes are unlocked by the most unexpected of keys. And with one memory can come a flood of others. When I look at this photo, I think of the work of an Arizona artist and the ballads of a California singer. And that combination of two artists’ […]

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Arizona’s Transportation Future Spotlighted in New Arizona Town Hall Report

Mike Padgett -

Aug. 20, 2009 Arizona Town Hall officials are going on the road to share with state residents their newest report, “From Here to There: Transportation Opportunities for Arizona.” For six weeks, starting late this month, Arizonans will have the opportunity to discuss the report during presentations at 13 morning, noon or evening events across the […]

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