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Author Archives: John Wright

Palo Verde nuclear emergency response test planned

The state of Arizona, Maricopa County and Palo Verde Nuclear Generating Station will be participating in a federally evaluated joint exercise of the Palo Verde Onsite and Offsite Response Plans on Wednesday, March 6. The exercise will involve more than 400 responders from volunteer organizations, local, county, state and federal agencies, tribal nations and Palo Verde to demonstrate their ability ... Read More »

Hwy 89 closed near Page

ADOT says US 89 near Page, AZ is closed due to a “geological event” and not, as you might expect, due to today’s weather. Wintery conditions continue throughout the state: travelers advised. (Photo by ABC 15.) Read More »

Trout still left at La Paz County Park

Want to catch some fresh trout? Recently La Paz County Park Lagoon was stocked with fish for Take a Kid Fishing. Any trout that remain can be fished through this Sunday (February 24th). On Sunday, the nets will be removed and the trout will be free to take off into the Colorado River. You’ll need an Arizona fishing license, available ... Read More »

Parker Rotary welcomes new member

Parker Rotary Press Release Parker Rotary would like to congratulate Megan Spielman for her induction into the Parker Rotary Club Thursday, February 7, 2013. Megan is a Victim’s Advocate in the La Paz County Attorney’s Office. Rotary is a volunteer organization of 1.2 million business and professional leaders united worldwide to provide humanitarian service and help goodwill and peace. The ... Read More »