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Vol. 59 No. 16 • Wednesday, April 17, 2013 • 50¢ Periodicals Postage Paid at San Manuel, Ariz. 85631 Darrell Klesch and Oracle rocks! See Page 9 Oaks Festival & Spring Run Car Show is this weekend See schedule, Pages 10-11 Page 2 Obituaries San Manuel Miner, San Manuel, Arizona April 17, 2013 Josephine Carrillo brother Ignacio Valencia and sisters Maria Jesus (Victor) Borboa and Gloria (Ynez) Lopez. She is also survived by son Armando (Alicia) Carrillo, daughters Tessie (Danny) Maldonado, Gloria (Rudy) Vindiola, and Grace (Bruno) Gonzales; 10 grandchildren, 30 great grandchildren, 2 great-great grandchildren, and many nieces and nephews. Josephine will be remembered as a generous, loving and strong woman who led us all by her good example. “Strength and honor are her clothing and she will rejoice in time to come.” Services were held Friday, April 12, at Blessed Sacrament Church, Mammoth. Interment followed at Valley View Cemetery in Mammoth. An online guestbook can be signed at www.griffithmortuary.com. Albert M. Salcido Nov. 26, 1949 – Feb. 7, 2013 Albert M. Salcido passed away Feb. 7, 2013. Albert was born in Miami, Arizona, on Nov. 26, 1949. He graduated from Globe High School in 1969 and joined the Navy. He volunteered for Vietnam and did one tour. After the military he worked for Cable Communications in Globe and met his wife, Tommie, and married her in 1974. Albert was also accepted into the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers apprenticeship the same year. He graduated in 1979 as a journeyman wireman electrician in Local 518. Albert and his wife Tommie, with their children, traveled all over Arizona working construction for 13 years. In 1987 they moved to San Manuel. Albert worked underground in the locomotive shop for Magma Copper Company for 10.5 years. He went back to construction and worked on the Mount Graham Telescope, and then continued to travel working construction for five more years. In 2002 he had a heart attack and was medically retired. In June 2011 Albert was diagnosed with brain cancer. On February 7, 2013 he lost his battle with brain cancer. Albert loved spending time with his family. He enjoyed being outdoors hunting and fishing, and also loved to play his Xbox 360. He always had a smile on his face, and was a very kind, polite, caring person. Josephine Valencia Carrillo, 82, born June 7, 1930, went home to the Lord on April 9, 2013. Josephine was very devoted to her faith, her family, and her friends. She opened her heart and her home to anyone that needed her and will be missed by many. She joins her beloved husband, Armando Carrillo, her parents Refugio and Maria Jesus Valencia and her brothers Luis and Raul Valencia. Josephine is survived by Josephine Carrillo San Manuel Miner P.O. Box 60, San Manuel, Arizona 85631 Phone: (520) 385-2266 • Fax: (520) 385-4666 USPS 480-500 Find us at Facebook.com/CopperArea Follow us at twitter.com/CopperAreaCom Published each Wednesday and distributed from the Lower Arcade Building, San Manuel, Arizona. Entered as Periodicals October 26, 1954 at the post office, San Manuel, Arizona under the Act of Congress March 3, 1879. Periodicals postage paid at San Manuel, Arizona. POSTMASTER: Send address changes to the San Manuel Miner, P.O. Box 60, San Manuel, Arizona 85631-0060. SUBSCRIPTIONS: $35.50 per year in Pinal County, $40.50 per year elsewhere in the United States. Member of the Arizona Newspaper Association and the National Newspapers Association for over 30 years. (Any Entree) Monday through Friday Only 6AM-2PM FREE MEAL Family Restaurant Albert M. Salcido He is survived by his wife, Tommie; and children, Tammy Maestas of Tucson, Vickie (Charlie) Haglan of Denver, CO, Cathy (David) Breton of Lawton, OK, Albert M. (Raelee) Salcido Jr. of San Manuel and Jenn (Pete) Franciosi of San Manuel; sisters, Vivian (Bill) Wilson of Phoenix and Rhonda Salcido of Globe; and mother, Celia Salcido of Tucson. Albert was also blessed with 12 grandchildren – Gabriel Maestas Jr., Marcus Maestas, Esperanza Fraere, Korina Fraere, Antonio Fraere, Sergio Salcido, Sasha Salazar, Santiago Salazar, A.J. Salcido, Michael Salcido, Leon Salcido, and Albert M. Salcido III. He was preceded in death by his father Manuel Salcido, and brothers, Paul Salcido and Manuel Salcido. www.copperarea.com Valid at Catalina location only. Must present coupon. Expires 4.30.13 Purchase one Meal Entree and 2 Beverages at Regular Price and Receive 2nd entree of equal or lesser value FREE. 16639 N. Oracle Rd., Catalina • 520-818-7882 MESS Plant, Worm, and Compost Fund Raiser By Victoria Zazueta & Star Chavez Hi, our school is selling plants, 1 lb. bags of compost, and mini-worm farms. These are the plants we are selling: herbs, squash, zucchini, flowers, Chia, green beans, sugar snap peas, corn, cantaloupe, honey dew, candy tuff, grapes, cleome, and zinnias. Please come on down and buy some plants, compost and mini-worm farms. On April 23rd between 5:00 pm and 6:00 pm will be the sale. Parent night is immediately following starting at 6:00 pm and ending at 7:00 pm. Thank you. Publisher...............................................James Carnes General Manager................................Michael Carnes Managing Editor ................................ Jennifer Carnes Office Manager ....................................... Dimitra Clark Copy Editor ............................................. Arletta Sloan Reporter............................................ John Hernandez Reporter............................................. 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Tierra Verde, San Manuel, and was charged with criminal trespass, burglary and possession of drug paraphernalia. She was transported and booked into the Pinal County Jail in Florence. Theft of golf clubs from a garage was reported in the 61000 block of E. Oakwood Dr., SaddleBrooke. Burglary was reported in the 500 block of S. Tierra Verde, San Manuel. April 6 Edward Angel Tapia Lopez, 20, San Manuel, was arrested in the 600 block of Encina St., San Alice Clark Alice (Armenta) Clark, 75, passed away on Apr. 10. She had an insatiable love for life. She was always there for her family and her community. She is survived by her loving husband of 57 years, Henry Clark; children: Chris (Linda), Roy (Daria), Harry (Patty), Sam (Eva), Howard (Liza), Mark (Jennifer), Maria (David) and Paul (Michelle); 26 grandchildren; 19 greatgrandchildren; sisters: Dolores, Socorro, Diane and Suzie; brothers: Jesse, Morris, Richard, Joseph and Frank; and lots of nieces and nephews. There will be a viewing on Apr. 17 at Blessed Sacrament Church in Manuel, on a warrant for failure to comply with a court order. He was transported and booked into the Pinal County Jail. Ryan Robert Kelly, 27, San Manuel, was arrested in the 300 block of Avenue A, San Manuel, and was charged with See Sheriff, Page 15 $12,500 Alice Clark $14,800 2006 Ford F150 XLT $14,500 2006 Dodge Durango Ltd Raymond Earl Craighill Raymond Earl Craighill “Crazy Ray”, age 58, of Oracle, passed away on Monday, April 8, 2013. A lifelong resident of San Manuel, he was a supervisor in copper mining and worked in the mines in San Manuel and Winkelman. He loved the outdoors, woodcarving, horseback riding, hunting, fishing, and camping. He was preceded in death by his loving wife, LouAnn Craighill. He is survived by his parents, Alvin and Susan Craighill; sisters, Vera (John) Cornelison, Sue (Mike) Harrington, and LaDonna (Curtis) Nickason; brother, Kenny Craighill; children, Tony (Teresa) Craighill, Allen (Christina) Craighill, and $19,998 Hatchback, one owner, clean as a whistle & like new! It has it all– power windows, locks, dual moon roof & much more! Stk # 3111B 2008 Saturn Astra XR Super Crew, loaded V8 with full power. Interior in excellent shape & very nice ext. 89K miles. Stk # P4609A $7,700 $16,800 4x4, super nice luxury SUV model with navigation, 3rd row seat, entertainment & only 83K miles. Stk # R4653A Loaded, automatic with alloys, power windows and locks, cruise Loaded with a manual trans, GT Appearance Pkg, hood scoop, ﬂowmaster exhaust, power drive seat & only 20K miles. 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Prizes provided by local merchants included gift certificates from Oracle Inn, Romo’s Mexican Restaurant, La Casita San Manuel, San Manuel Barber Shop, Mel’s, Jazz It Up Hair Salon, and Patio Café just to name a few. Tom Miller thanked the merchants for their donations and urged the crowd to support our local businesses. People were able to purchase some delicious bratwurst and sauerkraut on a bun and hamburgers and fries. Dog trainer Jay Smith gave a demonstration of rattlesnake avoidance training to the audience. He got their attention after pulling out two live rattlesnakes from a metal can carrier. The third snake he pulled out happened to be a realistic looking rubber snake which he tossed into the audience. San Manuel Miner, San Manuel, Arizona April 17, 2013 So, you still haven’t done your TAXES? There’s Still Time! Casa Grande Seeds of Hope Call Malou at 602-315-2795 Coolidge Central AZ CollegeCoolidge Site Call Bob at 952-457-7800 Maricopa Maricopa Public Library Call Viola at 520-413-0434 See photos from the Dog Show online at http://bit.ly/YtbUPO or by scanning the code. Call for information . . . and for an appointment before May 30, 2013. You must have an appointment. San Tan Valley One Community Church Call Bob at 952-457-7800 . . . we do them Free Interested in volunteering for next season call United Way of Pinal County 520-836-0736 ext #11 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org April 17, 2013 annual dog show? The winners of the many dog categories are listed below. Judges for the events were Laura Rice from Northwest Pet Clinic, John Stanford S.M. Elks Lodge, and Aaron Woods from the Haywire Band. 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Free Estimates Page 6 San Manuel Miner, San Manuel, Arizona April 17, 2013 Julie Formo named SARSEF Teacher of the Year By John Hernandez Julie Formo, kindergarten teacher at the Mammoth STEM School, was named Teacher of the Year at the Southern Arizona Region Science and Engineering Fair (SARSEF). The Teacher of the Year award is given to the instructor that has done the most to integrate science, math and engineering into their class curricula. “It is a great honor to receive the award” Formo said. “I was so excited when I found out.” The SARSEF Fair was held on Mar. 11 to 16 in Tucson, where over 200 schools participated. This is the second year in a row that Mammoth Elementary STEM School has garnered the Teacher of the Year award, as Laura Faulkenberry was the recipient last year. In the past two years, 18 students from the STEM school have won awards for their projects, and they are only going into second grade next year. Formo grew up in Aravaipa and graduated from Ray High School, and she is proud to be a Bearcat. She was a good athlete in high school and had athletic scholarship opportunities after graduating. Her life path changed and she got married and raised a family. After her kids were older, she decided to go back to school. “I didn’t get on a computer until I was forty,” she said. Formo attended Central Arizona College at the Aravaipa Campus where she graduated and also got her degree from Northern Arizona University. She is an alumna of Phi Theta Kappa, which keeps her in contact with Maren Wilson, one of her former professors and the Phi Theta Kappa advisor at CAC. “Julie has really stimulated a lot of interest in science in Mammoth,” Wilson said. “She’s planting a lot of good seeds.” Formo gave a lot of credit for her success to her instructors at CAC. Flint Anderson told her to stay in the area and give back to the community. She said that Linda Leigh and Nicholas Yensen taught her a lot. Her math mentors were Formo, Page 15 Julie Formo is a superstar at Mammoth STEM (at least in our eyes). (John Hernandez photo) Aravaipa Car Show Saturday, April 27 14 10 a.m. - 2 p.m. FREE Event! FREE Popcorn! Aravaipa Campus 80440 E Aravaipa Rd Winkelman, AZ 85192 http://AVCcarshow.eventbrite.com April 17, 2013 San Manuel Miner, San Manuel, Arizona Page 7 County RICO funds donated for San Manuel Elks’ Project Graduation; other charities receive much needed help By John Hernandez Pinal County Sheriff Paul Babeu presented $10,000 in RICO funds to the community on Friday, April 12. The Sheriff accompanied by Sergeant Lupe Ibarra and new Director of Community Relations Paula Pollock met with representatives of the San Manuel Elks Lodge and Adelante Juntos at the El Centro Youth Center. Babeu presented a check for $5,000 to Tom Miller and new Exalted Ruler Sam Pyritz. The money, along with $5,001 donated the audience, enjoyed the show. Paula Pollock and some kids then delivered pizzas and soda for everyone, provided by the Sheriff. AUTOMOTIVE TECHNICIAN VERY ACTIVE DEALERSHIP IN PAYSON/STAR VALLEY HAS IMMEDIATE OPENING FOR FORD TRANSMISSION TECHNICIAN FORD DIESEL TECHNICIAN 4397 E. Highway 260 • Star Valley, AZ Call or Email for Appointment. paysonservice@ stevecoury.com 800-724-8148 San Manuel Elks received their annual contribution of $5,000 from Sheriff Paul Babeu. (John Hernandez photo) by Pinal County Attorney Lando Voyles, will allow the Elks to go forward with Project Graduation. The Sheriff then presented another check for $5,000 to the El Centro Youth Center. Marie Roybal from Copper Town Association accepted the check on behalf of the center as Betty Chavez was out of town. Babeu also spoke with the kids at the center and introduced the United Dance Crew from Coolidge. The United Dance Crew performed some skits, danced and spread some positive messages self esteem and making good choices. The kids and adults in The Picket Fence Antique, Furniture & Resale Shop We also buy estates! Hours: Tues-Sat 11:30-5 1285 W. American Ave., Oracle, AZ 520.896.9045 Family Medicine • Pharmacy Mon. - Fri. 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. We Accept Most Major Insurance, Medicare & AHCCCS El Centro Youth Center received a donation from Sheriff Paul Babeu. The sheriff also spent some time with the children at the center. Good Health Starts Here! Uninsured? Ask about our discounts! Sun Life in Oracle 1870 W. American Ave., Oracle 896-2092 Safe Journey House in San Manuel receives a donation from Sheriff Paul Babeu. (Jennifer Carnes photo) See photos from the donations online at http://bit.ly/XEVsyF or by scanning the code. You might also get to see the Sheriff bust a move. Sun Life Family Health Center Serving Pinal County Since 1976 23 McNab Parkway, San Manuel • 520-385-2234 • sunlifefamilyhealth.org Page 8 San Manuel Miner, San Manuel, Arizona April 17, 2013 Miners Track team competes at Ray; girls take first place, boys second By Frank Smith The Miner track team traveled to Ray on April 10 for a five way track meet against Ray, San Carlos, Santa Cruz and Globe. The Miner girls placed first and the Miners boys team took second place just behind Ray. For the girls results – In the 100m: finishing in second place was Lizzette Campa with a time of 14.56 and finishing in sixth place was Nicole Predgo with a time of 14.82. 200m: finishing in fourth place was Maritza Estrada with a time of 32.69, and finishing in fifth place was Esperanza Carbajal with a time of 33.53. 400m: finishing in second place was Lizzette Campa with a time of 1:11.56 and finishing in third place was Jennie Valenzuela with a time of 1:15.90. 800m: finishing in third place was Sabrina Duarte with a time of 3:22.27, and finishing in fifth place was Diana Medina with a time of 3:25.26. 1600m: finishing in third place was Selena Duarte with a time of 7:08.83, and finishing in fifth place was Sabrina Duarte with a time of 7:34.32.3200m: finishing in fourth place was Selena Duarte with a time of 16:27.11, and finishing in fifth place was Jessica Lopez with a time of 18:34.41. 300m Hurdles: finishing in third place was Jessica Lopez with a time of 1:08.72. 4x100 Relay: finishing in first place was the team of Ronzi Carbajal, Lizzette Campa, Nicole Predgo, and Maritza Estrada with a time of 8.89. 4x800m Relay: finishing in second place was the team of Selena Duarte, Diana Medina, Melissa Flores, and Jessica Lopez with a time of 13:53.38. 4x400m Relay: finishing in second place was the team of Lizzette Campa, Jennie Valenzuela, Melissa Flores, and Ronzi Carbajal with a time of 4:20.72. In the Shot Put: finishing in second place was Maxi Lara with a distance of 29’1”, finishing in third was Kiana Estrada with a distance of 26’7”, finishing in fourth place was Sam Gonzales with a distance of 26’6.50”. Discus: finishing in third place was Ani Robles with a distance of 841’1”, finishing in fourth place was Sam Gonzales with a distance of 80’4”, finishing in fifth place was Ana Estrada with a distance of 75’4”. High Jump: finishing in first place was Ani Robles with a jump 4’6”, finishing in second place was Maritza Estrada with a jump 4’2”. Long Jump: finishing in first place was Nicole Predgo with a jump of 13’7”, finishing in second place was Rosa Reyes with a distance of 12’4”, finishing in third place was Ana Estrada with a jump of 11’1”. Triple Jump: finishing in first place was NicolePredgo with a distance of 26’10, finishing in second place was Rosa Reyes with a jump of 25’8”. For the boys results – In the 400m: finishing in first place was Nathaniel Lopez with a time of 55.29, finishing in third place was Jared Gonzales with a time of 1:01.52.3200m: finishing in third place was James Duarte with a time of 11:54.69, finishing in fourth place was Colton Stratton with a time of 11:55.86. 110m Hurdles: finishing in first place was Wayne Newman with a time of 14.79, finishing in second place was Colten Smith with a time of 18.22, finishing in fifth place was Wyatt Fesseden with a time of 22.69. 300m Hurdles: finishing in first place was Wayne Newman with a time of 39.58, finishing in third place was Andres Rodriguez with a time of 51.03, finishing in fourth place was Jared Gonzales with a time of 53.94, and finishing in fifth place was Carlos Salas 55.41. 4x100m Relay: finishing in fourth place was the team of Jared Gonzales, Christian Cazares, Antonio Montes, and Colten Smith with a time of 50.06. 4x800m Relay: finishing in third place was the team of Colton Stratton, Patrick Lopez, Jared Gonzales, and James Duarte with a time of 9:46.62. 4x400m Relay: finishing in first place was the team of Christian Cazares, Sergio Hernandez, Nathaniel Lopez, and Wayne Newman with a time of 2:52.02. In the Shot Put: finishing in fourth place was Yordi Garcia with a distance of 34’5. Discus: finishing third place was Michael Sanchez with a distance of 100’9”, finishing in fifth place was Greg Gaona with a distance of 84’4”. High Jump: finishing in first place was Wayne Newman with a jump of 6’3”, finishing in fourth place was Colten Smith with a jump of 5’6”, finishing in sixth place was Andres Rodriguez with a jump of 4’10”. Long Jump: finishing in fourth place was Sergio Hernandez 18’0”, finishing in fifth Nathaniel Lopez 16’11”. Triple Jump: finishing in first Colten Smith 34’0” and third Brandon Garibay 27’7”. The coaches have Chosen Martiza Estrada and Jared Gonzales as athletes of the week. The Miners travel to Safford Friday for the Safford Rotary Meet. Neck & Back Pain Relief Dr. John P. 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Klesch to be grand marshal By John Hernandez Darrell Klesch has been a stonemason for 30 years and it is no coincidence that when the Oracle Oaks Committee decided to make their theme Oracle Rocks!, he would be named as the Grand Marshal for this year’s parade. Klesch’s rock work can be seen all over Oracle in residential projects of patios, retaining walls, fountain features, steps and more through his company, Oracle Stoneworks. Those that have been to Biosphere 2, Sabino Canyon, Molino and Madera Canyon, or up to Mount Lemmon have seen his work. He was working steadily for Biosphere 2 for 10 years when abruptly everyone was kicked out and the work stopped. He said he had not prepared himself for this and had no money or crew. While sitting at home, a picture of his mother fell off the wall. He watched as a “little cotton angel” floated down and landed on the photo of his mother. Klesche looked at the photograph and said “Mom, I need a job.” The next day, the Forest Service called him about some projects and he has been working ever since. Klesch give some credit to Roberto Chavez and Eddie Lerma, who he says have been instrumental in the forest projects. At Sabino Canyon, Darrel and his crew have built some stone restrooms and rock walls. In Madera Canyon, the crew camped out for eight months, completing 500 flagstone steps and rock walls. They have done work along Catalina Highway and Mount Lemmon, including a 250-foot wall at Aspen View and rock work for the Gordon Hirabayashi monument on Mt. Lemmon. Gordon Hirabayashi was a Japanese American sent to the Federal prison camp on Mt. Lemmon during World War II because he chose to challenge the relocation and internment of Japanese Americans. Oracle Stoneworks has done some civic projects including rock walls at the Oracle Union Church, a patio at the Acadia Ranch Museum and the “Goddesses of Oracle” monument dedicated to women, located across the street from the Acadia. Klesch calls himself an unlicensed rock artist, saying that as a young man trying to find his way in life, he spent time visiting the artists at Rancho Linda Vista. “I was influenced by Linda Vista artists only my art is heavy and three dimensional,” he said. Klesch was raised in Bonne Terre, Missouri. In 1959, he moved to San Manuel to live with his mother’s sister’s family. He graduated from San Manuel High School in 1965 and attended the University of Arizona for two years. He was then drafted into the United States Army where as an infantry man, he was sent to Vietnam. In 1973, he moved to Oracle. He is an environmentalist and activist that has fought to keep Oracle from being overrun by high-density developers. He was a docent at Oracle State Park for 20 years where he was an environmental educator and was a founding member of the Oracle Historical Society over 30 years ago. He helped create the San Pedro See Marshal, Page 15 Page 10 28th Annual Oracle Oaks Festival Saturday, April 20 San Manuel Miner, San Manuel, Arizona April 17, 2013 “Oracle Rocks” Schedule of Events 7-11 am ........... Oracle Pancake Breakfast at the Community Center 9 am - 3 pm ...... Oracle Public Library Book Sale - with the famous $1-per-bag sale from 2-3 pm 9:30 am ........... Veterans’ Motorcycle Group and Oracle Spring Run Parade and Car Show starts at the Village Square 10 am ............... Oracle Oaks Festival Parade - “Oracle Rocks.” The parade starts at St. Helen’s Catholic Church and ends near the Post O ce. 10 am - 4 pm ... Various Arts & Crafts and Information Booths in front of the Oracle Community Center 10 am - 5 pm ... Musicians perform at the outdoor stage 11 am - 4 pm ... Lunch at the Community Center (featuring burgers, burritos and more) 2 pm .................. Talk by local geologist, Bob Scarborough 2 pm .................. Contest Winners, Parade Awards and Ra e Winners announced at outdoor main stage Michelle Gonzales-Castro 385-2231 • Fax 385-2417 Deb Waegli Owner 101 McNab Pkwy. San Manuel deb’s darlin 16150 North Oracle Road Tucson, AZ 85739 520.638.7971 • 888.499.3494 www.debsdarlinﬂowers.com “Where Business is Blooming” flowers Rick’s Antique Furniture Restoration Fix • Repair • Restore Hauling & Moving Reasonable Rates 520-896-0907 Adventure Rope Gear 520-896-2007 1995 W. American Ave., Ste 102, Oracle Order online 24/7/365 @ www.AdventureRopeGear.com April 17, 2013 San Manuel Miner, San Manuel, Arizona Good Health Starts Here! 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With the wins, the Lady Miners move to an overall record of 19 - 8 (including the tournaments) and 11 - 3 in the section with two losses to Empire and one to Hayden. San Manuel is holding steady with a #7 Power Ranking in the state’s power point system. On April 11 at Ray, San Manuel took on the Lady Bearcats, picking up an 8 – 3 win. In the circle for San Manuel was Lyana Waddell with Mariah McBride catching. Waddell faced 10 batters in two innings allowing one run on two hits, collecting four strikeouts and walking two batters. Waddell stayed in the circle but Felicia Medina came in to catch. Waddell then faced 19 batters in five innings allowing two runs on two hits, striking out six and walking three batters. At the plate, Mireya Tamayo went 1 for 3 with a single, a walk, and a sacrifice; Nicole Encinas went 1 for 5 with a single and a stolen base; Felicia Medina went 2 for 4 with a single, a double and one RBI; Mackenzie Vindiola went 1 for 3 with a single and two RBIs; Felicia Gomez went 2 for 3 with singles, an RBI and a stolen base; Angelica Zuniga went 2 for 4 with singles and Lyana Waddell went 1 for 4 with a single and one RBI. “We didn’t hit as well as I would like to hit in key situations,” said head coach Deanne Brewer. “We ended up with 10 hits, but we left 10 runners on base. We struggled a little with our short game, so we are really going to focus on that. We might need it at the end of the season and we have to be able to execute.” The Lady Miners then hosted the Lady Jackets from Tombstone on April 12, with San Manuel shutting them down 13 – 2 early in five innings. In the circle was Waddell CONGRATULATE YOUR SENIOR Let everyone know just how proud you are, for a minimum of $12.00 you can run a 1 column by 2 inch ad. Each additional inch is $6.00, for a maximum of 5 inches. You can include a photograph and other graphics. The deadline for Congratulation Ads is May 10th. The entire graduating class will be individually pictured. The ads will appear after the class pictures. with Medina catching, where she picked up the win and is now 13 – 6 on the season. At the plate, Tamayo went 3 for 4 with three singles and two RBIs; Alyssa Cuellar went 1 for 3 with a triple, a walk and two RBIs; Medina went 2 for 3 with a single, a triple and three RBIs; Zuniga went 2 for 3 with two singles and three RBIs; Waddell went 2 for 3 with two singles and Analisa Estrada went 1 for 1 with a single, two walks, and two RBIs. San Manuel headed over to Oro Valley on Tuesday to take on the Lady Lions from Pusch Ridge and will return home to host the Lady Vandals from Miami on Friday with the first pitch at 4 p.m. Miners come up short by one run – to Ray, Tombstone By Frank Smith The San Manuel Miners varsity baseball team took a couple of tough losses last week as they came up short by one run to the Bearcats and one run short to the Yellow Jackets, as the Miners would come from behind in the late innings only to fall short. The Miners traveled to Ray on April 11 taking the loss 8 – 7 in a very close game. San Manuel scored one run the sixth inning and six runs in the top of the seventh inning to take the lead at 7 – 6. Ray scored three runs in the third inning, three runs in the fifth, and two runs in the bottom half of the seventh inning to win the ball game 8 – 7. On the mound for the Miners was Anthony Garcia with T.J Brown catching and Bryan Valdez coming in to relieve, Valdez took the loss. Offensively, John Ruiz went 2 for 4 with a home run and a run scored, Bryan Valdez went 2 for 4 with a run scored, Anthony Garcia went 1 for 4 with a double and a run scored, while T.J Brown went 1 for 4 with a double and a run scored. “We played a better defensive game today and did not make many errors,” said head coach Steve Elmore. “However, Ray is a good team and we waited to long for our bats to start working. We need to be able to hit throughout the entire game and have timely hitting when people are on base and in scoring position.” The Miners then came home and hosted the Yellow Jackets from Tombstone on April 12, taking another close loss in extras with the Miners going nine innings. The Miners scored one run in the third inning and three runs in the bottom half of the seventh inning to tie up the game at 4 – 4, sending it into extra innings. The Yellow Jackets scored two runs in the second inning, two runs in the fourth inning to take a 4 – 1 lead, but they would battle back to tie it up later in the seventh inning. The Yellow Jackets then scored the go-ahead run in the top of the ninth inning. See Miners, Page 15 Attention local CDO or other graduates! If you would like your picture to be included with this year’s high school graduates to be published in the San Manuel Miner May 22, please bring your picture to the Miner office, 139 8th Ave., no later than May 13. Photos can also be emailed to email@example.com. Please send high resolution photos. San Manuel J/S High School will provide graduates’ pictures. Attend College online 100% *Medical, *Business, *Criminal Justice, *Hospitality, *Web Job placement assistance. Computer available. Financial Aid if qualified. SCHEV authorized. P UBLIC A UCTION Tucson Monthly Auction @ 8am SATURDAY April 20 th Repo • Seized • Government • 2008 Kymco Scooter • 1980 Mercedes 450SL • 2010 Ford F-150 Crew Cab • Furniture • Jewelry • Electronics • Tools • Artwork • Collectibles • Household Items • Appliances • Coins • Computers • Clothing AUCTIONS INCLUDE: 1702 S. Euclid Avenue • Tucson, AZ 85713 Call 888-216-1541 www.Centuraonline.com Preview: Friday, April 19th 8am-4pm. Doors open at 7am morning of sale Including Flowing Wells School District Surplus, & Much More L IVE O NLINE B IDDING AT S IERRA A UCTION . COM Phoenix: 520.882.5600 April 17, 2013 Blessed Encounters movie looking for actors By John Hernandez Fuerte Productions, an independent film company, has been filming a motion picture called Blessed Encounters in the TriCommunity area, Tucson and other parts of Arizona San Manuel Miner, San Manuel, Arizona Page 13 New Eagle Scout for the past year that is nearly done being shot. Alberto C. Ojeda, Fuerte Productions owner and director of the film, says there are only five scenes left to film and a few of these scenes will be shot in San Manuel and possibly Mammoth. He is looking for a few actors and would like to hire one from the area. They are looking for a 15-year-old-looking male Anglo that can also transform into a 19-yearold. The part is a juvenile delinquent that later becomes an adult criminal. There is no pay for the actor but they will gain experience, exposure and references on their resume. Auditions will be held in the Tri-Community. If you are interested, contact Alberto at (520)730-4685 or firstname.lastname@example.org. Blessed Encounters was filming last year in the TriCommunity at the Sun Life Family Health Center in San Manuel. Some of the personnel at Sun Life are in the movie. The Tri-Community has a history of movie makers coming to the area since the 1920s when scenes of the silent film The Mine with the Iron Door were filmed in Oracle. The movie Fire Birds with Tommy Lee Jones and Nicolas Cage had scenes shot in Mammoth and around the Galiuro mountains. In San Manuel, the madefor-TV movie Powderkeg had scenes shot by the Magma railroad line and used one of Magma’s old steam engines. This was the pilot for the western TV series Bearcats, which starred Rod Taylor and Jon Cole. Other movies have been filmed in the area and along the Copper Corridor. TRI-COMMUNITY Church Directory Oracle Union Church American Ave., Oracle • 896-2544 Near Mt. Lemmon Turnoff “A community church for a world community.” Psalm 1:2 The Potter’s House Sunday: Sunday School 10 - 10:45 a.m Morning Service 11 a.m. Evening Service 7 p.m. Wednesday: Mid-Week Service 7 p.m. Pastor Ronnie Lujan 212 Main Street, Mammoth 520-896-2438 Assembly of God Sunday School 9:30 a.m. Morning Worship 10:30 a.m. Evening Service 6 p.m. Wednesday Bible Study 6 p.m. Pastor Nathan Hogan 1145 Robles Rd., ORACLE 520-896-2408 Worship Service 10:30 a.m. Pastor: Dr. Ed Nelson 2425 El Paseo 896-2452 896-2067 Sunday Bible Study • 10 am Worship • 11 am Oracle Church of Christ Mammoth Assembly of God MammothAG.org 201 E. Kino & Catalina/POB 692 We offer Help, Healing & Hope Sunday School.......9:45 a.m. Worship Service........11 a.m. Sunday.........................6 p.m. Wednesday..................6:30 p.m. (Adult and Children’s Services) Interim Pastor Donald Montes 487-2219 First Baptist Church Sunday: School 9:30 a.m. Fellowship 10:30 a.m. Morning Worship 11 a.m. Free food distribution 2nd Tuesday, 1 p.m. American Way, Oracle 520-808-3171 Pastor Ray Lott McNab & First Ave., San Manuel 385-2341 Sunday: Adult Bible Study 9:45 a.m. Morning Service 11 a.m. 4th Sunday of the month: Joyful Music Celebration 4 p.m. with potluck to follow. Community Presbyterian Church Oracle Seventh-Day Adventist Church Saturday: Sabbath School 9:30 a.m. Worship Service 11 a.m. Pastor John Roybal 2150 Hwy. 77, Oracle Pastor: Rev. Jeff Dixon Boy Scout Troop 600 of Perry, Florida, has announced the honor of Shane A. Van Dielen for the achievement of the rank of Eagle Scout. He is the son of Randall and Shalon Van Dielen of Perry, Florida; grandson of Robert and his late wife Wilma Van Dielen of San Manuel, Arizona and Jean and the late Ron Hightower of Phoenix, Arizona. Congratulations! First Baptist Church 1st & Nichols, San Manuel, 385-4655 Living Word Chapel Saturday Youth Service: 6 p.m. 3941 W. Hwy. 77, Oracle 896-2771 • 896-9020 (except 5th Saturday of the month) Sunday: First Service 9 a.m. Fellowship Time 10:30-11 a.m. Second Service 11 a.m. Children & Youth classes available for both services Pastor James Ruiz AIRLINES ARE HIRING Train for hands on Aviation Maintenance Career. FAA approved program. Financial aid if qualified – Housing available. CALL Aviation Institute of Maintenance Sunday: Sunday School Worship Evening Service Wednesday: Short & Jones Street, Mammoth Pastor Frank Ogden • 487-2488 First Southern Baptist Church Sunday: School 9:45 a.m. Morning Worship 10:45 a.m. No Evening Service Wednesday 6 p.m. 301 E. Webb Dr., San Manuel 520-385-1250 or 520-385-5017 Pastors Michael & Bea Lucero Sr. Full Gospel Church of God 113 N. Main Street, Mammoth Sunday: Bible Study 9:45 a.m. El lugar donde encontraras el agua Worship 11 a.m. viva que saciara la sed de tu alma. 10 a.m. Discipleship 5 p.m. Domingo: Worship 6 p.m. Miercoles: 7 p.m. Wednesday: Viernes (oracion): 7 p.m. Prayer Meeting 6 p.m. Pastor Sergio Hernandez Kevin Duncan, Pastor 520-265-2192 Iglesia de Dios “Pan DeVida” Teen Group 3rd Friday of every month 6 p.m. First Baptist Church Sunday: Morning Worship 11:15 a.m. “The Church On The Hill” 103 W. Galiuro, Mammoth Pastor Joe Ventimiglia 520-405-0510 866-314-5370 “Where the Gospel is preached.” 9:45 a.m. 11 a.m. 6 p.m. 6 p.m. To be included in the weekly church listing, call the San Manuel Miner 385-2266 or email email@example.com. Page 14 San Manuel Miner, San Manuel, Arizona April 17, 2013 Submissions Due the FRIDAY Before Wednesday Publication April U 28 DRAMA PRESENTATION Living Word Chapel, 3941 W. Highway 77 in Oracle presents “My Name is Meth”, a dramatization of a poem written by a young Indian girl before she lost her life to Meth, telling her story from her perspective, of life addicted to this destructive and alluring drug. If you know someone who would beneﬁt from seeing this drama presentation invite them to the LWC on Sun., Apr. 28 at both the 9 am and 11 am service. 18 MAMMOTH ELEMENTARY STEM SCHOOL Mammoth Elementary STEM School will begin to accept applications for the incoming Kindergarten Class on Apr. 18. Applications are available at both Mammoth and First Avenue Elementary Schools starting on Apr. 18. If you have any questions, please call either ofﬁce at 487-2242 or 385-4341. M T TILITY PAYMENTS Residents from the Tri-community area who qualify for assistance with utility payments through the Salvation Army or Pinal County United Way should now contact the Tri-Community Food Bank at 108 Redwood Dr., Mammoth. Assistance is limited to once every twelve months. Bring in your last 2 months overdue bills. The phone number is 520-487-2010. The Food Bank is open on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday from 9 a.m. until noon. ondays, Wednesdays and Fridays The Community Schools Gym, located in the basement of San Manuel High School Auditorium, is open from 5:30-7:30 p.m. Admission is free. he Mammoth/Winkelman Early Head Start is accepting applications for children 0-3 years for the 2013-2014 school year. Children must be three before Aug. 31 and need to bring in proof of birth, guardianship, income and immunizations. Children with disabilities accepted. Call 520-487-2843 for more information. T T S he Pinal – Gila Council for Senior Citizens (PGCSC) in Hayden is offering free tax help to anyone in the Tri-Community and Copper Basin areas, by appointment only. This is a new service being offered and the only restrictions are no military or business owners. Please call 520-356-7035 for an appointment with Annie Hinojos or Paula Romero. he Home Alone Pendant offers peace of mind by being able to call for emergency assistance by simply pressing a button. Units are available in San Manuel through TRIAD. Funded by UNITED WAY. Call Jerry at 385-2835 for details. an Manuel Open Market is still going strong ever Saturday morning from 8 a.m. to noon at 801 McNab Parkway in front of the Community Presbyterian Church. Table space is only $5. There are lots of baked goods, food, coffee, craft items and swap meet bargains. Come and meet your friends and neighbors. For more information, contact Laurie 520-385-4215 or Norma 520-4870192. 20 26 BAKE SALE/CAR WASH The MammothHayden ASA Softball League T-ball and 10U teams are holding a bake sale and car wash on Sat., April 20 at the car wash in Mammoth, 115 N. Main Street, from 10 am – 1 pm. Car washes will be on a donation basis. All funds will go to help cover the costs of uniforms, lights, umpires, concessions and equipment that the girls need. If unable to attend, donations can be made by contacting Albert at 520-471-3117. May W W W ednesday, ROTARY MEETING. The Rotary Club now meets at 7 am every Wednesday morning at Your Broker Connection 130 N Redington Rd, San Manuel. ednesdays (Every Wednesday), 6:00 PM, NARCOTICS ANONYMOUS 12-STEP MEETINGS Every Thursday at Sun Life in San Manuel. Rear entrance, south facing door. Open meeting. For more information, call San Pedro Valley BH at 520-896-9240. ednesday (1st and 3rd Wednesday of the month) ALZHEIMERS EDUCATIONAL 10 W T MEETING. Meeting will be held at St. Helen’s Church, 10-11:30 AM. For more information, contact Kay Ham 385-2835. HERE’S THE BEEF The Knights of Columbus will serve an 8-ounce rib-eye, rice and beans by La Casita Restaurant, along with a tortilla and dessert from 4 -7 p.m. at Blessed Sacrament Hall in Mammoth on Fri., Apr. 26. The cost is $12. All are welcome. COPPER BASIN IDOL SHOW Save the date! The Copper Basin Idol Show will be on Fri., May 10, at the HaydenWinkelman Uniﬁed School District Auditorium from 6-8 p.m. There will also be performances by singers from the Valley. Entry fee is $3, three cans of food or one package of diapers. Last year’s show was a blast! Come have a great time with us! ednesdays, 10:00 AM, STORY TIME AT PREGNANCY CARE CENTER The Pregnancy Care Center in Oracle has StoryTime at 10:00 AM. For more information call 8969545. hursday (1st and 3rd Thursday of the month) ORACLE-SAN MANUEL LIONS CLUB Meetings are held at the San Manuel Elks Lodge. Visit our online calendar: http://bit.ly/16EHtwp To add an item to the community calendar please submit information to miner@MinerSunBasin.com or call 385-2266. Listings are free, however, the MINER reserves the right to edit or refuse submissions. April 17, 2013 Formo Continued from Page 6 the Cardells, Doug and Shay. She worked as Shay Cardell’s work study, who had the Learning Community at the college where all the instruction was project oriented. “I had the best teachers. They imparted all their knowledge into us,” Formo said. “I learned STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) at the college level. It made teaching STEM at the kindergarten level easy.” Formo’s first teaching job was in Tucson at a charter school. She chose the school because all the students had computers at their desk. She got tired of the commute and when she saw online there was an opening in Mammoth for a kindergarten teacher, she applied for the job, where she was hired that same day. She has been teaching for the Mammoth-San Manuel School District for six years, two years as a STEM teacher. She has also taught San Manuel Miner, San Manuel, Arizona the past four years at Central Arizona College’s “College for Kids” program. “I am a teacher at heart” she said. “I love teaching kindergarten and first grade. I can teach them to think. I can teach all the fundamentals that they can build on. Our School is doing well. The kids try so hard and give it their all.” Formo and Faulkenberry, along with four of their students, attended a dinner at the TEP building. The kids were chosen by drawing their names from a hat. Julie took Mia Gutierrez and Johnny Smallhouse, Laura took McKenzie Yubeta and Jose Cervantes. The kids had to present the project and answer questions from the sponsors and scientists. Julie then received the Teacher of the Year award. Page 15 Miners Continued from Page 12 The Miners had a chance in the bottom of the ninth to tie up the game and potentially win, as they had a runner at second base. The ball was hit with two outs and one runner on, but it was called foul and the batter was later called out on strikes to end the game with Tombstone ahead 5 – 4. On the mound was John Ruiz with T.J Brown catching and Shane Kelly coming in for relief. Ruiz took the loss. Offensively, Kelly went 3 for 5 with a run scored, Ruiz went 3 for 5 with a triple and an RBI, Demetrious Dietz went 3 for 4 and T.J Brown went 2 for 4. “We played hard but did not have timely hitting when we had runners in scoring position,” Elmore said. “We had to leave 10 runners on base or make a base running mistake that lead to an out. We need to be able to put together a complete game where we field the ball cleanly and hit the ball from the top of the order to the bottom. We can be a very good team heading into the tournament if the seniors lead the team like I know they can.” The Miners made a trip over to Pusch Ridge on Tuesday to take on the Lions and will return home to host the Vandals from Miami on Friday with the first pitch slated for 2 p.m. Mountain Vista softball pulls out a win in last inning By Andrew Luberda The Mountain Vista Lady Cougars squared off against Superior Jr. High last week in a battle for second place in the league. It was a back-andforth contest before Mountain Vista pulled out the victory with some late inning heroics, 10 – 9. After Mountain Vista jumped out to a 7 – 2 lead, the Jr. Panthers stormed back to grab a 9 – 7 lead heading into the bottom of the sixth. Mountain Vista took advantage of three errors by the Jr. Panthers and scored three runs to win the game. Mountain Vista gained a bye in the first round of playoffs set to begin April 24, 2013. See photos online at http://bit.ly/11c3PQ0 or scan the code. Sheriff Continued from Page 3 interfering with judicial proceedings, possession of drug paraphernalia and probation violation. He was transported and booked into the Pinal County Jail. April 7 An accident without injuries was reported on N. Highway 77, Mammoth. A vehicle hit the guardrail. Arizona Department of Public Safety responded to the accident. A concerned citizen brought an eight-year-old girl to the Oracle Fire Department after finding her alone on Linda Vista, Oracle. The little girl was visiting a friend in the area of La Osa and got lost. The child was reunited with her mother. A 911 hang-up phone call was received in the 700 block of N. Stewart Dr., Oracle. A person called 911 after his father choked on a granola bar and the Heimlich Maneuver failed to work. The call was turned over to Oracle Fire Marshal Continued from Page 9 Actors Troupe (SPATS) and acted for many years in their plays. He was the co-founder of the Oracle Run and has been the Race Director for a number of years. This is one of the oldest continuous races in southern Arizona having celebrated 30 years of running last year. Klesch has two daughters that he is very proud of: Erina, who is now married, and Autumn, who will be teaching elementary school. He is a rabid Wildcat fan and enjoys running and sports. Look for him in the parade. If he has his way, he will probably be riding in the back of a truck loaded with rocks. Department. An accident with injuries was reported in the area of E. Highway 77, Oracle. A motorcycle struck an animal and the biker sustained head injuries. Assault was reported in the 600 block of W. Sixth Ave., San Manuel. April 8 A downed power pole was reported in the area of E. American Ave. and W. Highway 77, Oracle. Three juveniles were reported as runaways in the 36000 block of S. Mt. Lemmon Rd., Oracle. The juveniles returned just before the report was made. Criminal damage was reported in the 1700 block of W. American Ave., Oracle. Assault was reported in the 36000 block of S. Mt. Lemmon Rd., Oracle. Burglary was reported in the 800 block of N. Calle Futura, Oracle. A juvenile problem was reported in the 900 block of W. First Ave., San Manuel. A young student stabbed another student with a pencil on the bus. The student was not injured. The school handled the incident, but reported it according to state laws. Criminal damage was reported in the 900 block of W. Fourth Ave., San Manuel. April 9 Burglary was reported in the 2700 block of W. Beverly Cir., Oracle. A TV and DVD player were missing. April 10 Theft of a vehicle was reported in the 88000 block of E. River Ranch Rd., Mammoth. The vehicle was described as a red 1997 Chevy Z28 Camaro. The owner thought it might have been taken by a relative and declined to press charges. Theft of medication was reported to deputies at the Oracle substation. Burglary was reported in the 1400 block of E. Emilie Cir., Oracle. Theft of a generator was reported in the 100 block of W. Fourth Ave., San Manuel. Trustee Sale No.: 2928.005 Notice Of Trustee Sale The following legally described trust property will be sold, pursuant to the power of sale under that Deed of Trust, recorded October 1, 2004, at Fee Number 2004-078544, Official Records of Pinal County Recorder, Arizona, at public auction to the highest bidder at the main entrance to the Superior Court Building, 971 North Jason Lopez Circle, Building A, Florence, Arizona, on July 12, 2013, at 11 o’clock a.m. Legally described as: See Exhibit "A" Attached Tax parcel number(s): 405-06-0010 (Lot 1), 405-06-0020 (Lot 2), 405-06-0030 (Lot 3), 405-06-0040 (Lot 4), 405-060050 (Lot 5), 405-06-0060 (Lot 6), 40506-0230 (Lot 23), 405-06-0240 (Lot 24), 405-06-0250 (Lot 25), 405-06-0260 (Lot 26), 405-06-0350 (Lot 35), 405-06-0010 (Lot 36), 405-06-039A (Lots 37, 38 & 39) Original principal balance: $280,000.00 The street address/location of the real property described above is purported to be: 519 Eleven Mile Corner Road, Eloy, Arizona 85231 – Pinal County Name and address of beneficiary: Bank of America, N.A. CCS-Small Business/Premier (ALS) TX1-609-06-01 201 East Washington Street Phoenix, Arizona 85004 Bank of America, N.A. MO8-050-01-17 2001 NE 46th Street Kansas City, Missouri 64116-2051 Attention: Donna Weese Name and address of original trustor: M & M Business Group, Inc. 518 South Sunshine Boulevard Eloy, Arizona 852312420 Attention: Raymundo Martinez Name, address and telephone number of Trustee/Successor Trustee: James B. Ball, Esq. Poli & Ball, PLC 2999 North 44th Street, Suite 500 Phoenix, Arizona 85018 602/840-1400 Telephone Dated this 9 day of April, 2013. /s/ James B. Ball, Attorney at Law Trustee/Successor Trustee, is qualified per A.R.S. § 33803(A)(2), as a Member of the State Bar of Arizona State of Arizona ) )ss. County of Maricopa ) On this 9 day of April, 2013, before me personally appeared James B. Ball, Attorney at Law, as Trustee/Successor Trustee, whom I know personally, and acknowledged that he executed the same. My Commission Expires: May 31, 2013 /s/ M. Garcia, Notary Public Commission Expiration is May 31, 2013 Exhibit “A” Parcel No. 1 Lots 1 through 6 inclusive, 23 through 26 inclusive and 35 and 36 Block 2, of 4th Addition to Cotton City Proper, according to the plat of record in the Office of the County Recorder of Pinal County, Arizona, recorded in Book 5 of Maps, Page 44. Parcel No. 2 Lots 37 through 39 inclusive Block 2, of 4th Addition to Cotton City Proper, according to the plat of record in the Office of the County Recorder of Pinal County, Arizona, recorded in Book 5 of Maps, Page 44. Publish: 4/17/13, 4/24/13, 5/1/13, 5/8/13 Public Notice Guy P. Wolfe – Attorney, P.C. Guy P. Wolf – Bar No. 013719 P.O. Box 93456 Phoenix, Arizona 85070-3456 480-460-4330 gpw@ guypwolfattorney.com Attorney for Plaintiff IN THE SUPERIOR COURT IN AND FOR PINAL COUNTY, ARIZONA Michael J. Ryan, Plaintiff vs. Mike Farber, Lori Hlavin, both individually and as a husband and wife, Defendants) CV201300372 SUMMONS THE STATE OF ARIZONA TO THE ABOVE DEFENDANT(S): YOU ARE HEREBY SUMMONED and required to appear and defend, within the time applicable, in this action in this Court. IF served within Arizona, you shall appear and defend within 20 days after service of the Summons and Complaint upon you, exclusive of the day of service. If served out of the State of Arizona – whether by direct service, by registered or certified mail, or by publication – you shall appear and defend within 30 days after the service of the Summons and Complaint upon you is complete, exclusive of the day of service. Where process is served upon the Arizona Director of Insurance as an insurer’s attorney to receive service of legal process against it in this State, the insurer shall not be required to appear, answer or plead until expiration of 40 days after date if such service upon the Director. Service by registered or certified mail with the State of Arizona is complete 30 days after the date of filing the receipt and affidavit of service with the Court. Service by publication is complete 30 days after the date of first publication. Direct service is complete when made. Service upon the Arizona Motor Vehicle Superintendent is complete 30 days after filing the Affidavit of Compliance and return receipt or Officer’s Return. Arizona Rules of Civil Procedure Rule 4; A.R.S. 20-222, 28-502, & 28-503. YOU ARE HEREBY NOTIFIED that in case of your failure to appear and defend within the time applicable, judgment by default may be rendered against you for the relief demanded in the Complaint. YOU ARE CAUTIONED that in order to appear and defend, you must file an Answer or proper response in writing with the Clerk of this Court, accompanied by the necessary filing fee, within the time required, and you are required to serve a copy of any Answer or response upon the Plaintiff’s attorney. Arizona Rules of Civil Procedure Rule 10; A.R.S. 13-311; Arizona Rules of Civil Procedure Rule 5. REQUESTS FOR REASONABLE ACCOMMODATION FOR PERSONS WITH DISABILITIES MUST BE MADE TO THE DIVISION ASSIGNED TO THE CASE BY PARTIES AT LEAST THREE JUDICIAL DAYS IN ADVANCE OF A SCHEDULED COURT PROCEEDING. The name and address of the Plaintiff(s) attorney is: Guy P. Wolf, Attorney at Law P. O. Box 93456 Phoenix, Arizona 85070-3456 (480) 460-4330 SIGNED AND SEALED this date; 2/15/2013 /s/ Illegible Clerk MINER Legal 4/10/13, 4/17/13, 4/24/13, 5/1/13 Public Notice Page 16 Victim of Domestic Abuse? We can help. 520-385-4970 San Manuel Miner, San Manuel, Arizona April 17, 2013 Trustee’s Sale No. LC-30654 Notice Of Trustee’s Sale Recorded: 2/13/2013 Lender’s #-Arnold The following legally described trust property will be sold, pursuant to power of sale under that certain Deed of Trust recorded in Instrument number 2004031744 in the records of Pinal County, Arizona at public auction to the highest bidder Main entrance to the Superior Court Building, 971 N. Jason Lopez Circle, Building A, Florence, Arizona ,Pinal County, State of Arizona, on 05/17/2013, at 9:00 AM of said day; See Exhibit “A”. Pursuant to ARS Sec. 33803 A 2, trustee qualifies as a licensed Arizona attorney, regulated by the Arizona State Bar. Property Address: 303 E. Evelyn Street Casa Grande, AZ 85222 Original Principal: $ 57828.00 Tax Parcel Number:504-11-0960 Name and address of Original Trustor: Lance Arnold 632 E. Hoover Ave. Orange CA 92867 Name and address of Beneficiary Homes For America, LLC 109 E. 17th Street, Ste. 80 Cheyenne WY 82001 Name and address of Trustee: Lee Crosby, a Licensed Arizona Attorney 1700 E. Thomas Rd. Suite 101 Phoenix, AZ 85016-7605 (602) 274-9100 Dated: 02/12/2013 State of Arizona ) ) ss. County of Maricopa ) /s/ Lee Crosby Trustee The foregoing instrument was acknowledged before me on February 12, 2013, by Lee Crosby, as Trustee and not personally. /s/ Chris Peterson Notary Public My Commission Expires: 2-25-13 Exhibit “A” Lot 37, Cabana West, according to Book 16 of Maps, page 22, records of Pinal County, Arizona. Publish: 3/27/13, 4/3/13, 4/10/13, 4/17/13 Public Notice Notice Of Publication Articles Of Organization Have Been Filed In The Office Of The Arizona Corporation Commission For I Name: Alto777 LLC. II The address of registered office is: 852 W Holstein Trail, San Tan Valley, AZ 85143. The name and address of the Statutory Agent is: Linder Klauer, PLLC, 5940 W Union Hills Dr, Ste D-220, Glendale, AZ 85308. III Management of the limited liability company is reserved to the members. The names and addresses of each person who is a member are: Alec Alto, 852 W Holstein Trail, San Tan Valley, AZ 85143, Member; Arlene Alto, 852 W Holstein Trail, San Tan Valley, AZ 85143, Member. Publish: 4/17/13, 4/24/13, 5/1/13 Public Notice NOTICE (For publication) L-18223210 I. Articles of Organization have been filed in the office of the Arizona Corporation Commission for Erica Herman Studios, L.L.C. II. The address of the known place of business is: 281 W. Flagstone Place Casa Grande, AZ 85122 III. The name and address of the Statutory Agent is; Erica L. Herman 281 W. Flagstone Place Casa Grande, AZ 85122 IV. Management of the Limited Liability Company is reserved to the members. V. The name and address of the member of the Limited Liability Company are Erica L. Herman 281 W. Flagstone Place Casa Grande, AZ 85122 MINER Legal 4/3/13, 4/10/13, 4/17/13 Public Notice Trustee Sale No: 01788839 Notice Of Trustee’s Sale Recording date: March 20, 2013 The following legally described trust property will be sold, pursuant to the power of sale under that certain Deed of Trust and Assignment of Rents dated September 9, 2009, and recorded on September 16, 2009 in Instrument Number 2009096585, Records of Pinal County, Arizona at public auction to the highest bidder at the main entrance to the Superior Court Building, 971 North Jason Lopez Circle, Bldg A, Florence, AZ on June 19, 2013 at 10:00AM of said day: Legal: Lot 67, Ghost Ranch Unit 1, according to Cabinet E, Slide 40, records of Pinal County, Arizona The street address is purported to be: 260 W Settlers Trail Casa Grande, AZ 85122 Tax Parcel Number: 509-38-2670 Original Principal Balance: $ 130,000.00 Name and address of original Trustor: William Perkins and Delores K. Perkins, husband and wife 514 E Gabrilla Casa Grande, AZ 85222 Name and address of the Beneficiary: Pensco Trust Company, as custodian for Leslie Slone IRA Account No. 200000582 as to an undivided 85% interest and Ultimate Trail Properties LLC, an Arizona limited liability company as to an undivided 15% interest Ultimate Trail Properties LLC PO Box 3549 Show Low, AZ 85902 Name and address of Trustee: Lawyers Title Of Arizona, Inc. Trustee Sales Department 3131 E Camelback Rd.,Ste 220 Phoenix, AZ 85016 Trustee’s Phone number: (602) 257-2600 Sale Information: www.lawyerstitlearizona. com Conveyance of the property shall be without warranty, expressed or implied, and subject to all liens, claims or interest having a priority senior to the Deed of Trust. The Trustee shall not express an opinion as to the condition of title. Dated March 20, 2013 Lawyers Title of Arizona, Inc., an Arizona corporation, By: /s/ Jane Kirk, Trustee Sale Officer Manner of Trustee Qualification: a corporation doing business as an Escrow Agent pursuant to A.R.S.33-803 (A) (1) Name of Trustee’s Regulator: Arizona Department of Financial Institutions State Of Arizona } } ss. County Of Maricopa } On March 20, 2013, before me, the undersigned notary public, personally appeared Jane Kirk, Trustee Sale Officer, Lawyers Title Of Arizona, Inc. personally known to me to be the person whose name is subscribed to the within instrument and acknowledged to me that he executed the same in his authorized capacity, and that by his signature on the instrument the person or the entity upon behalf of which the person acted, executed the instrument. Witness my hand and official seal. My commission expires February 12, 2017 /s/ Ruth Flowers Notary Public Publish: 4/10/13, 4/17/13, 4/24/13, 5/1/13 Public Notice 2 inches $50.40 NOTICE (for publication) ARTICLES OF ORGANIZATION HAVE BEEN FILED IN THE OFFICE OF THE ARIZONA CORPORATION COMMISSION FOR I. Name: CHANGEMAKER CONNECTION. COM LLC L-1826348-4 II. The address of the known place of business is: 37874 S Niblick Dr Tucson, AZ 85739 III. The name and street address of the Statutory Agent is: Same as above address Stanley Hustad Management of the limited liability company is vested in a manager or managers. The names and addresses of each person who is a manager AND each member who owns a twenty percent or greater interest in the capital or profits of the limited liability company are: Stanley Hustad 37874 S Niblick Dr Tucson, AZ 85739 manager Oleksiy Bagin 5 Mohnachanskaya St Kharkov Ukraine 61106 member MINER Legal 4/17/13, 4/24/13, 5/1/13 Public Notice NOTICE OF THE FILING OF ARTICLES OF ORGANIZATION OF CASAS DE MELENDEZ, LLC Pursuant to, and in accordance with, Arizona Revised Statutes Section 29-635(C), notice is hereby given that the Articles of Organization of Casas De Melendez LLC, an Arizona limited liability company, have been filed by the Arizona Corporate Commission. The following information is included in such Articles of Organization 1. The name of the limited liability company is Casas De Melendez, LLC L-1833532-6 2. The address of the registered office of the limited liability company and the name and business address of the agent for service of process are: Registered Office 36340 W. Hwy. 84 Stanfield, AZ 85172 Mailing Address P.O. Box 799 Stanfield, AZ 85172 Statutory Agent Agustin Melendez 36340 W. Hwy 84 Stanfield, AZ 85172 3. Management of this limited liability company is vested in the members. The name and mailing address of each person who is a member of the limited liability company at the time of its formation is Agustin Melendez 36340 W Hwy 84 Stanfield, AZ 85172 Dated this 15 day of March, 2013 Casas De Melendez, LLC /s/ Agustin Melendez MINER Legal 4/3/13, 4/10/13, 4/17/13 Public Notice NOTICE (for publication) ARTICLES OF ORGANIZATION HAVE BEEN FILED IN THE OFFICE OF THE ARIZONA CORPORATION COMMISSION FOR Name: EAWA, LLC L-1832986-6 The address of the known place of business is: 9655 N Valley Farms Road, Coolidge, AZ 85128. The name and street address of the Statutory Agent is: Elizabeth A South, 9655 N Valley Farms Road, Coolidge, AZ 85128 A. Management of the limited liability company is vested in a manager or managers. The names and addresses of each person who is a manager AND each member who owns a twenty percent or greater interest in the capital or profits of the limited Liability company are: Elizabeth A South, 9655 N Valley Farms Road, Coolidge, AZ 85128 manager, Elizabeth A South, 9655 N Valley Farms Road, Coolidge, AZ 85128 member, Alfred W South, 9655 N Valley Farms Road, Coolidge, AZ 85128 member MINER Legal 4/17/13, 4/24/13, 5/1/13 Public Notice STATE OF SOUTH CAROLINA COUNTY OF ANDERSON South Carolina Department of Social Services, Plaintiff vs. Katie Hilton Kenny McDermott, Sr. Defendants, IN THE INTERESTS OF Shaydon Hilton 07/26/2011 A Minor Under the Age of 18) IN THE FAMILY COURT OF THE TENTH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT 2012-DR-04-2436 SUMMONS AND NOTICE (Termination of Parental Rights) TO DEFENDANTS; GAL; Attorney for GAL: YOU ARE HEREBY SUMMONED and required to answer the Complaint for termination of your parental rights in and to the minor children in this action, the original of which has been filed in the Office of the Clerk of Court for Anderson County, a copy of which will be delivered to you upon request; and to serve a copy of your Answer to said Complaint upon the undersigned attorney for the Plaintiff at Post Office Box 827, Anderson, South Carolina 29622, within thirty (30) days following the date of service upon you, exclusive of the day of such service, and if you fail to answer said Complaint within the time stated, Plaintiff will apply for Judgment by Default against said Defendants for the relief demanded in the Complaint. The PRE-TRIAL HEARING has been scheduled in the above-captioned matter for THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 21,2013, AT 9:30 A.M., in Anderson County. You are further notified that you are entitled to legal counsel in this matter and, if you are unable to afford legal representation, an attorney will be appointed to represent you. If you desire an attorney to be appointed to represent you, you should contact our office at 2604100 and speak with your case manager. SOUTH CAROLINA DEPARTMENT OF SOCIAL SERVICES /s/ Blank DOTTIE C. INGRAM S.C. BAR NO. 66313 P.O. BOX 827 ANDERSON, SC 29622-0827 (864) 260-4100 EXT. 4218 FAX(864) 260-4479 Dated: December 3, 2012 Anderson, South Carolina MINER Legal 4/17/13, 4/24/13, 5/1/13 Public Notice Trustee Sale No. 20997-1391 Notice Of Trustee’s Sale Loan No. 9500470003 The following legally described trust property will be sold, pursuant to the power of sale under that certain Deed of Trust dated March 4, 2008, and recorded on March 11, 2008 in Fee No. 2008-022705, Records of Pinal, Arizona, at public auction to the highest bidder at the main entrance to the Superior Court Building, 971 North Jason Lopez Circle, Building A, Florence, Arizona on 18th day of June, 2013 at 10:00 AM of said day: Legal: Lot 35, Santo Vallarta, according to Cabinet F of Maps, Slide 93, records of Pinal County, Arizona. Except all coal and other minerals as reserved in Patent from the United States of America Street Address or Identifiable Location: 11075 W. Gold Dust Drive Queen Creek, AZ 85242 Tax Parcel No.: 509-07-1350 Original Principal Balance: $218,500.00 Name and address of Original Trustor: Patrick M. Kerrigan and Nancy D. Kerrigan 3590 S. Vista Place Chandler, AZ 85248 Name and address of Purported Current Owner: Patrick M. Kerrigan and Nancy D. Kerrigan 3590 S. Vista Place Chandler, AZ 85248 Name and address of Beneficiary: BMO Harris Bank, N.A. as successor by merger to M&I Marshall & Ilsley Bank 770 North Water Street Milwaukee, WI 53202 Name and address of Current Trustee: Scott L. Potter Jackson White, P.C. 40 North Center Street, Suite 200 Mesa, AZ 85201 Phone (480) 464-1111 Dated: March 7th, 2013. /s/ Scott L. Potter, Trustee Manner of Trustee Qualification: A member of the State Bar of Arizona, required by A.R.S. § 33-803, Subsection A(2) Trustee’s Regulator: State Bar of Arizona State Of Arizona ) ) ss. County of Maricopa ) On the 7th day of March, 2013, before me, the undersigned notary public, personally appears Scott L. Potter, who proved to me on the basis of satisfactory evidence to be the person whose name is subscribed to the within instrument and acknowledged to me that he executed the same in his authorized capacity, ad that by his signature on the instrument the person, or the entity upon behalf of which the person acted, executed the instrument. Witness my hand and official seal. /s/ Toni Livingston Notary Public My commission expires: 7-31-15 Publish: 3/27/13, 4/3/13, 4/10/13, 4/17/13 4 inches $134.40 Public Notice Trustee Sale No: 2013-23040 Notice Of Trustee’s Sale Recorded: March 8, 2013 The following legally described trust property will be sold, pursuant to the power of sale under that certain Trust Deed dated May 18, 2006, and recorded on May 19, 2006 in Instrument Number 2006-072416, thereafter assigned in Instrument Number 2006-172983, Records of Pinal County, Arizona at public auction to the highest bidder at the main entrance to the Superior Court Building, 971 N. Jason Lopez Circle, Building A, Florence, AZ on June 12, 2013 at 11:00AM of said day: Legal: Lot Twenty (20), Block Twenty-seven (27), of North Coolidge, an Addition to Coolidge Townsite, according to the plat of record in the office of the County Recorder of Pinal County, Arizona, recorded in Book 3 of Maps, page 34. The street address is purported to be: 428 West Hess Avenue Coolidge, AZ 85228 Tax Parcel Number 205-03-4250 Original Principal Balance $ 22,500.00 Name And Address Of Original Trustor Ramon Castaneda and Maria Castaneda, husband and wife 850 East Tyson Street Chandler, AZ 85224 Current Owner Ramon Castaneda and Maria Castaneda, husband and wife 850 East Tyson Street Chandler, AZ 85224 Beneficiary Feng Kuang Investments, LLC, an Arizona limited liability company 4531 N. 16th St. Suite 103 Phoenix, AZ 85016 Current Trustee Empire West Title Agency, LLC 4808 N. 22nd St. Suite 100 Phoenix, AZ 85016 Telephone Number: (602) 749-7000 Dated March 8, 2013 Empire West Title Agency, LLC /s/ By: Barbara Rostad Its: Trustee Sales Officer Manner Of Trustee Qualification 33-803 A.R.S. (A)(1) Regulator: The Department of Financial Institutions State Of Arizona } } ss. County of Maricopa } On March 8, 2013, before me, the undersigned notary public, personally appeared Barbara Rostad, Trustee Sales Officer of Empire West Title Agency, LLC personally known to me (or proved to me on the basis of satisfactory evidence) to be the person whose name is subscribed to the within instrument and acknowledged to me that he executed the same in his authorized capacity, and that by his signature on the instrument the person or the entity upon behalf of which the person acted, executed the instrument. Witness my hand and official seal. My commission expires November 27, 2016 /s/ Sheri L. Morris Notary Public All persons whose interest in the Trust Property is subordinate in priority to that of the above described Deed of Trust may be subject to having such subordinate interest terminated by this Trustee’s Sale. Publish: 3/27/13, 4/3/13, 4/10/13, 4/17/13 Public Notice Trustee Sale No: 13-26148 Notice Of Trustee’s Sale Recording date: March 11, 2013 The following legally described trust property will be sold, pursuant to the power of sale under that certain Deed of Trust and Assignment of Rents dated February 16, 2011, and recorded on February 23, 2011 in Instrument Number 2011-015828 and assigned by mesne of assignments, of which the last was recorded 03/11/2013 in Instrument No. 2013-019464, Records of Pinal County, Arizona at public auction to the highest bidder at the main Entrance of the Pinal County Courthouse, 971 Jason Lopez Circle, Building A, Florence, AZ on June 11, 2013 at 11:00AM of said day: Legal: Lot 5 and the West 6 feet, 8 inches of Lot 4, Block 9, First Addition to Casa Grande, according to the plat recorded in Book 14 of Miscellaneous records, Page 381 and in Book 1 of Maps, page 13, records of Pinal County, Arizona. The street address is purported to be: 111 E. 9th Street Casa Grande, AZ 85122 Tax Parcel Number: 506-07-0850 Original Principal Balance: $ 70,000.00 Name and address of original Trustor: Cristina Roca, a single woman 604 W. 13th Street Casa Grande, AZ 85122 Name and address of the Beneficiary: DLO Investing, LLC, an Arizona limited liability company 3370 N. Hayden Road #123742 Scottsdale, AZ 85251 Name and address of Trustee: Western Regional Foreclosures, LLC One West Deer Valley Road Suite 103 Phoenix, AZ 85027 The bidding deposit check must be in the form of a Cashier’s Check made payable to Western Regional Foreclosures, LLC. Third party checks will not be accepted. Conveyance of the property shall be without warranty, expressed or implied, and subject to all liens, claims or interest having a priority senior to the Deed of Trust. The Trustee shall not express an opinion as to the condition of title. Trustee’s Phone number: 623-581-3262 Sale Information: www.mkcsales.info Dated March 11, 2013 Western Regional Foreclosures, LLC, an Arizona limited liability company, Successor Trustee By: /s/ Susan S. Bouchard, Designated Broker Manner of Trustee Qualification: Real Estate Broker Name of Trustee’s Regulator: Arizona Department of Real Estate State Of Arizona }} ss. County Of Maricopa } On March 11, 2013, before me, the undersigned notary public, personally appeared Susan S. Bouchard, Designated Broker, Western Regional Foreclosures, LLC personally known to me to be the person whose name is subscribed to the within instrument and acknowledged to me that he executed the same in his authorized capacity, and that by his signature on the instrument the person or the entity upon behalf of which the person acted, executed the instrument. Witness my hand and official seal. My commission expires January 5, 2014 /s/ Tina Biskupiak Notary Public Publish: 3/27/13, 4/3/13, 4/10/13, 4/17/13 Public Notice Trustee Sale No: 01787598 Notice Of Trustee’s Sale Recording date: March 26, 2013 The following legally described trust property will be sold, pursuant to the power of sale under that certain Deed of Trust and Assignment of Rents dated April 8, 2005, and recorded on April 20, 2005 in Instrument Number 2005-043642, and Affidavit of Scrivener’s Error recorded on March 19, 2013 in Instrument Number 2013-022201, Records of Pinal County, Arizona at public auction to the highest bidder at the main entrance to the Superior Court Building, 971 North Jason Lopez Circle, Bldg A, Florence, AZ on June 26, 2013 at 10:00AM of said day: Legal: See Exhibit “A” Attached Hereto And Made A Part Hereof The street address is purported to be: Address Unavailable Vacant Land Pinal County, AZ Tax Parcel Number: 503-01-030M covers additional property Original Principal Balance: $ 62,000.00 Name and address of original Trustor: Larry Alexander, a married man, as his sole and separate property, Lawrence Kahn and Mary Kahn, husband and wife and Richard Kahn, a single man 3110 W Taro Ln Phoenix, AZ 85027 Name and address of the Beneficiary: Express Companies 1 LLC, an Arizona limited liability company 3100 S Rural Rd #1 Tempe, AZ 85282 Name and address of Trustee: Lawyers Title Of Arizona, Inc. Trustee Sales Department 3131 E Camelback Rd.,Ste 220 Phoenix, AZ 85016 Trustee’s Phone number: (602) 257-2600 Sale Information: www.lawyerstitlearizona. com Conveyance of the property shall be without warranty, expressed or implied, and subject to all liens, claims or interest having a priority senior to the Deed of Trust. The Trustee shall not express an opinion as to the condition of title. Dated March 26, 2013 Lawyers Title of Arizona, Inc., an Arizona corporation, By: /s/ Jane Kirk, Trustee Sale Officer Manner of Trustee Qualification: a corporation doing business as an Escrow Agent pursuant to A.R.S.33-803 (A) (1) Name of Trustee’s Regulator: Arizona Department of Financial Institutions State Of Arizona } } ss. County Of Maricopa } On March 26, 2013, before me, the undersigned notary public, personally appeared Jane Kirk, Trustee Sale Officer, Lawyers Title Of Arizona, Inc. personally known to me to be the person whose name is subscribed to the within instrument and acknowledged to me that he executed the same in his authorized capacity, and that by his signature on the instrument the person or the entity upon behalf of which the person acted, executed the instrument. Witness my hand and official seal. My commission expires February 12, 2017 /s/ Ruth Flowers Notary Public Trustee Sale No: 01787598 Notice Of Trustee’s Sale Exhibit “A” That part of the South half of the Southwest quarter of Section 23, Township 6 South, Range 4 East of the Gila and Salt River Base and Meridian, Pinal County, Arizona, described as follows: Commencing at the Southwest corner of said South half; Thence North 89 degrees 57 minutes 01 seconds East along the South line of said South half a distance of 1115.10 feet; Thence North 00 degrees 03 minutes 48 seconds West, a distance of 49.08 feet to the True Point Of Beginning; Thence South 89 degrees 58 minutes 01 seconds West, a distance of 225.24 feet; Thence North 00 degrees 03 minutes 23 seconds West, a distance of 415.04 feet; Thence North 89 degrees 59 minutes 48 seconds West, a distance of 535.12 feet; Thence North 00 degrees 02 minutes 06 seconds West, a distance of 160.04 feet; Thence North 89 degrees 59 minutes 50 seconds West, a distance of 130.00 feet; Thence North 00 degrees 03 minutes 24 seconds West, a distance of 305.53 feet; Thence South 89 degrees 59 minutes 52 seconds East, a distance of 890.20 feet; Thence South 00 degrees 03 minutes 48 seconds East, a distance of 880.48 feet to the True Point Of Beginning; Except all coal, oil, gas and other mineral deposits as reserved in the Patent recorded in Book 38 of Deeds, page 19. Publish: 4/10/13, 4/17/13, 4/24/13, 5/1/13 Public Notice 6.5 inches April 17, 2013 Trustee Sale No. 20997-1411 Notice Of Trustee's Sale Recorded: 3/20/2013 Loan No. 9500451527 The following legally described trust property will be sold, pursuant to the power of sale under that certain Deed of Trust dated July 24,2007, and recorded on July 31, 2007 in Fee No. 2007-088269, Records of Pinal, Arizona, at public auction to the highest bidder at the main entrance to the Superior Court Building, 971 North Jason Lopez Circle, Building A, Florence, Arizona on 16th day of July, 2013 at 10:00 AM of said day: Legal: The South 319.00 feet of the North 1276.00 feet of the East half of the following described parcel: The East half of the Southeast quarter of Section 23, Township 6 South, Range 2 East of the Gila and Salt River Base and Meridian, Pinal County, Arizona; Except the North 990 feet thereof; and Except the East 792 feet thereof. Street Address or Identifiable Location: 625 N. Amanda Drive Maricopa, AZ 85139 Tax Parcel No.: 501-68-0290 Original Principal Balance: $107,800.00 Name and address of Original Trustor: Ericka Arroyo-Jordan 1616 N. 38th Avenue Phoenix, AZ 85009 Name and address of Purported Current Owner: Ericka ArroyoJordan 1616 N. 38th Avenue Phoenix, AZ 85009 Name and address of Beneficiary: BMO Harris Bank, N.A. as successor by merger to M&I Marshall & Ilsley Bank 770 North Water Street Milwaukee, WI 53202 Name and address of Current Trustee: Scott L. Potter Jackson White, P.C. 40 North Center Street, Suite 200 Mesa, AZ 85201 Phone (480) 464-1111 Dated: March 19th, 2013. /s/ Scott L. Potter, Trustee Manner of Trustee Qualification: A member of the State Bar of Arizona, required by A.R.S. § 33- 803, Subsection A(2) Trustee’s Regulator: State Bar of Arizona State Of Arizona ) ) ss. County of Maricopa ) On the 19th day of March, 2013, before me, the undersigned notary public, personally appears Scott L. Potter, who proved to me on the basis of satisfactory evidence to be the person whose name is subscribed to the within instrument and acknowledged to me that he executed the same in his authorized capacity, ad that by his signature on the instrument the person, or the entity upon behalf of which the person acted, executed the instrument. Witness my hand and official seal. /s/ Toni Livingston Notary Public My commission expires: 7-31-15 Publish: 4/3/13, 4/10/13, 4/17/13, 4/24/13 San Manuel Miner, San Manuel, Arizona Public Notice Page 17 10. Business Services • tree trimming • irrigation • a to z landscaping Write your own word ad Using the index choose the section that best fits your ad 1. Automobile 1967 Triumph TR4. Can be seen at 723 Dungan Drive, Mammoth. 520-487-0313. Trustee Sale No. 20997-1405 Notice Of Trustee’s Sale Loan No. 9500386391 The following legally described trust property will be sold, pursuant to the power of sale under that certain Deed of Trust dated May 19, 2003, and recorded on May 20, 2003 in Fee No. 2003-033325, Records of Pinal, Arizona, at public auction to the highest bidder at the main entrance to the Superior Court Building, 971 North Jason Lopez Circle, Building A, Florence, Arizona on 25th day of June, 2013 at 10:00 AM of said day: Legal: Lot 4, of La Escondida, according to the plat of record in the office of the County Recorder of Pinal County, Arizona, in Cabinet A of Maps, Slide 129. Street Address or Identifiable Location: 2541 La Escondida Circle Casa Grande, AZ 85122 Tax Parcel No.: 505-47-0040 Original Principal Balance: $88,625.00 Name and address of Original Trustor: Gwendolyn L. Platt 2541 La Escondida Circle Casa Grande, AZ 85122 Name and address of Purported Current Owner: Gwendolyn L. Platt 2541 La Escondida Circle Casa Grande, AZ 85122 Name and address of Beneficiary: BMO Harris Bank, N.A. as successor by merger to M&I Marshall & Ilsley Bank 770 North Water Street Milwaukee, WI 53202 Name and address of Current Trustee: Scott L. Potter Jackson White, P.C. 40 North Center Street, Suite 200 Mesa, AZ 85201 Phone (480) 464-1111 Dated: March 14th, 2013. /s/ Scott L. Potter, Trustee Manner of Trustee Qualification: A member of the State Bar of Arizona, required by A.R.S. § 33-803, Subsection A(2) Trustee’s Regulator: State Bar of Arizona State Of Arizona ) ) ss. County of Maricopa ) On the 14th day of March, 2013, before me, the undersigned notary public, personally appears Scott L. Potter, who proved to me on the basis of satisfactory evidence to be the person whose name is subscribed to the within instrument and acknowledged to me that he executed the same in his authorized capacity, ad that by his signature on the instrument the person, or the entity upon behalf of which the person acted, executed the instrument. Witness my hand and official seal. /s/ Toni Livingston Notary Public My commission expires: 7-31-15 Publish: 3/27/13, 4/3/13, 4/10/13, 4/17/13 Public Notice 1. Choose Your Classified Section Minimum word is 15 words for $4.20. Every word there after is 28¢. 2. Write your ad 10. Business Services ONE of these graphics can be added to your word ad for additional $2.00 3. Circle your Attention Getter (optional) SUPER BUY FOR RENT Grow your Business here! Complete Roofing Repairs & Shingles White - Kool Koating 520.896.9163 • 520.305.1588 OracleCustomLandscape@msn.com NEW LISTING WOW! Cooler service $40 includes new float and thorough cleaning. 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Expenses paid. www.DonaldAndEsther. com. 1-800-965-5617. (Se habla espanol) (AzCAN) Rancho San Manuel Mobile Home & RV Park 402 San Carlos St., San Manuel, AZ 85631 10. Business Services 20. Help Wanted 25. Instruction MEDICAL BILLING TRAINEES needed! Train to become a Medical Office Assistant. No experience needed! Online training gets you Job Ready ASAP! HS Diploma/ GED & PC/Internet needed. 1-888-926-6058. (AzCAN) AIRLINES ARE HIRING. Train for hands on Aviation Maintenance career. FAA approved program. Financial aid if qualified. Housing available. CALL Aviation Institute of Maintenance 866-314-5370. (AzCAN) ATTEND COLLEGE ONLINE 100%. Medical, Business, Criminal Justice, Hospitality, Web. Job placement assistance. Computer available. Financial aid if qualified. SCHEV Authorized. Call 888-216-1541 www.centuraonline.com. (AzCAN) For more information, please see the Park Manager or call 520-385-4007. Address 613 San Carlos 623 Encina 514 Encina 413 San Carlos 511 Ladera 611 Ladera Keep it! Fix it! Use it! Oracle Custom Landscaping looking for reliable, part-time help. Call for details at 520896-9163, 520-305-1588, OracleCustomLandscape@msn.com. Bookkeeper and Office Assistant for immediate opening, Knowledge of Real Estate and Property Management a Plus. QuickBooks, Excel and Word. Compensation: Commensurate with experience. Send Resume to: Fax 520-8969089 or email firstname.lastname@example.org Rent-to-Own $450 per month $500 per month $400 per month $400 per month $650 per month $650 per month Oracle: Very clean, totally refurbished 3 BR/1 BA singlefamily. All new paint interior and exterior, fully tiled, large storage/workshop room. $725 + dep. First month free with full deposit. 505-469-4729. Also includes cable TV, trash, sewer & appliances 70. Personals MEET SINGLES right now! No paid operators, just real people like you. Browse greetings, exchange messages and connect live. Try it free. Call now: 877-654-5683. (AzCAN) SAN MANUEL 520-385-4340 Call 1-928-970-1962 ANYTIME!! LODGE Rick’s Antiques ` Homes Soule 1715 E. American Ave., Oracle Licensed and Bonded 21. Drivers Rancho San Manuel Mobile Home & RV Park 402 San Carlos St., San Manuel, AZ 85631 For more information, please see the Park Manager or call 520-385-4007. DRIVER: One Cent Raise after 6 and 12 months. $0.03 Enhanced Quarterly Bonus. Daily or Weekly pay, hometime options. CDL-A, 3 months OTR experience. 800-4149569 www.driveknight.com. (AzCAN) GORDON TRUCKING, INC: CDL-A Drivers Needed! Immediate Openings! Full time, Part time positions. Consistent Miles & Time Off! Full Benefits, 401k, Recruiters Available 7 days/wk! TeamGTI. com 866-837-5997. (AzCAN) VETERANS WANTED! Train to drive BIG RIGS! Southwest Truck Driver Training. Use your GI Bill to get your CDL and EARN $35K your first year! Pre Hire Letters before you even begin training! Call Today: Phoenix - 602-904-6602, Tucson - 520-216-7609 www. swtdtveterans.com. (AzCAN) 80. Rentals Freshly redone inside and out, 2 bedroom 1 bath in San Manuel. Fenced back yard, private patio, stove, refrigerator, carpeted bedrooms, $505/mo. incl. sewer fees. Call 520-349-7849 or 385-2835 for more details. Two and three bedroom houses with carpet, stove, refrigerator, and fenced, 385-2019. 44. Yard Sales Sale 10-4, Household items, tools, clothes, Schwinn Bike. 723 Dungan Drive, Mammoth. 520-487-0313. Cancelled if rain. handyman HOTEL LODGE MINI STORAGE APARTMENTS 896-0907 ROC # 085660 B ROC# 226180 B2 Come by or call (520) 429-1902 or 896-9091 office/fax. special Some Need More Work Than Others Homes have to stay in the park. Address 621 San Carlos 611 San Carlos 610 San Carlos 625 Vista Sierra 603 Tierra Verde 417 San Carlos 414 Tierra Verde 505 San Carlos woman or 45. Misc. DISH NETWORK. Starting at $19.99/ month (for 12 months) & High Speed Internet starting at $14.95/ month (where available). SAVE! Ask about SAME DAY Installation! CALL 888-928-6798. (AzCAN) FREE HOMES NEW CONSTRUCTION Remodeling & Room Additions SERVING THE TRI-COMMUNITY AND SAN PEDRO VALLEY 20. Help Wanted 20. Help Wanted 20. Help Wanted ADVERTISE YOUR JOB Opening in 83 AZ newspapers. Reach over 1 million readers for ONLY $330! Call this newspaper or visit: www. classifiedarizona.com. (AzCAN) TEACHERS. Certified Highly Qualified Elementary & Middle School. Speech Pathologist, Principal. Full-time Classified Assistant Food Service Director. Details: http://www.gesd32.org 928-627-6545. Gadsen Elementary School District #32. (AzCAN) Who says you have to be a kid to have a paper route? FREE FREE FREE FREE FREE FREE FREE FREE A paper route can bring in as much as $48 a month for only an hour or t wo of work once a week. For more info, contact the Miner ofﬁce at 520-385-2266 Space rent includes Cable, Trash & Sewer! Call 1-928-970-1962 ANYTIME!! 68. Adoptions ADOPT: Happily married couple promises cozy home, secure future, extended family, unconditional love for baby of any race. Expenses paid. Leslie/ Daniel TOLLFREE 1-855-767-2444. email@example.com. (AzCAN) • 2 bed, 1 bath with A/C, ceramic floors, indoor laundry, fenced large lot, stove, frig, washer & dryer. $580 / month. • 2 bed, 1 bath, stove, frig, recently refurbished. First month free with year lease. $495 / month. • 2 bed, 1 bath, stove, refrigerator, very clean $450 month. Half off first month’s rent • 3 bed, 1 bath home, stove, frig, fenced front/back yard, new carpet to installed $575 / month. • 3 bed, 1 3/4 bath home with stove, refrigerator, A/C, block wall, garage, very clean and now available. $750 / month. Clean, Convenient Storage Video Surveillance Please Call for Rates www.oracleministorage.com ORACLE MINI-STORAGE 896-2694 OLH Oracle Land & HomeS Clean, Well Maintained Homes • SAVE • No Monthly Sewer Bill! San Manuel Oracle Available Immediately! • 127 W. 4th Ave. $475 Updated home w/AC, tile floors, views & fenced backyard. Must see! • 2655 N. Sonberg $675 Spacious & updated 2 bd, 2 ba on fenced acre lot. • 2348 E. Mt. Lemmon Rd. $750 3 bedroom 2 ba with AC on nice lot Tri-Com Real Estate 520-385-4627 Call today! Professional Property Management REALTOR Call Diane Estrada at (520) 419-6888 with tenant screening, & credit reports. April 17, 2013 81. Commercial Prop. COMMERCIAL SPACES for rent from $300/mo. Near post office on Main Street in Mammoth. Call Tom 520-982-0200. 100. Real Estate 36 WILDERNESS ACRES Chevelon Canyon Ranch. Beautiful Northern AZ ranch set amid sweeping wilderness views, rain fed canyons and wooded hillsides north of Heber. Borders 640 acres of State Trust Land. Plentiful groundwater, free well access. Build, camp, or RV. $18,900, $1,890/dn, $183/mo. Guaranteed financing. 1st United 928-5217882 cheveloncanyonranchsale. com. (AzCAN) AZ STATEWIDE LENDER REPO LAND SALE. Prescott Area, Ruger Ranch, 36 AC, $54,900, privacy, end of road location, great views; Show Low Area, Windsor Valley Ranch, 6 AC, $19,900, county maintained roads; Cabin on 8.9 AC $89,500, completely renovated w/2 bedrooms; Safford Area, Eureka Springs Ranch, 36 AC, $19,900, great views, easy access. Financing available. Beautiful land. Priced for quick sale. Buy for pennies on the dollar. Call AZLR. ADWR Report available. 888-903-0988. (AzCAN) San Manuel Miner, San Manuel, Arizona 100. Real Estate 100. Real Estate 100. Real Estate Very nice home in San Manuel available late April. Will rent, lease, lease-purchase or sell. Large family room and Arizona room! 1825+ sq. ft. Very private walled-in back yard, enclosed garage, and plenty of storage! Updated, newer home. Must see to appreciate. $850/mo or best offer. Call Mark at 385-9229. ADVERTISE YOUR HOME, property or business for sale in 83 AZ newspapers. Reach over 1 million readers for ONLY $330! Call this newspaper or visit: www. classifiedarizona.com. (AzCAN) NEW MEXICO / HIDDEN GEM. 320 gorgeous acres, $175,000. Treed, meadows, over 7000’ elevation, 2 elk permits, long views, deeded access, very private. NMWP 575-773-4996. (AzCAN) Page 19 100. Real Estate For Sale By Owner Use your income tax refund! $1950 down/$675 per month Minor fix up. 520-385-6155 Easy qualifications 85. Sporting Goods EZ Go Golf Cart: Charger included. Clean, well-maintained. Runs good, good tires, decent batteries. $800 firm. 520-3852010, 1042 W. 3rd Ave., SM. MOTIVATED SELLER! Check the Classified for your next home! åå EQUAL HOUSING OPPORTUNITY 100. Real Estate 3 home sites with lots of trees, above Mammoth post office, MH OK, each about 1/3 acre. OMC $12,500 each call Tom 520-982-0200. Oracle: 1.25 acres nestled in the oaks with 2 BR mobile home, $55,000. Terms, owner/agent, 520-904-3441. Amy Whatton Realty Phone: 928-812-2816 Email: amy41@Q.com Helping families find their dream homes since 1986. 113 Ave. A REALTOR 2 bedroom, 1 bath, nice home with great view! $29,000. ~ Oracle Office 1812 W. American Ave. • 896-9099 firstname.lastname@example.org • www.OLHoracle.com Se habla Espanol 237 Ave. B HELEN VINSON, BROKER, 400-0242 BONNIE BUSHEY, 487-9211 ANGIE SALAZ-CONTRERAS, 975-4483 THERESA TROOP, 400-8292 DIANE ESTRADA, 419-6888 GREG CURTIS, 241-0712 ROBIN SUPALLA, 256-1036 RICK ROY 221-0970 990 Mountain View Rd., Oracle – 3 bd, 2 ba, ﬁreplace, fenced yard, 2 car carport, approximately 1/4 acre, $156,000 email@example.com Tricia Hawkins 520.400.1897 2 bedroom, 1 bath, vinyl and carpet flooring, fenced yard! $36,000. • AGENTS • SAN MANUEL: Please consider us if you’re thinking of selling your home. Your hometown real estate company is here to help. If you’re planning to purchase a home, we’ll be happy to assist you in finding the right home with the right financing for your needs. 22 McNab Parkway Tri-Com San Manuel Real Estate 385-4627 Member Tucson Multiple Listing Service available. •3bd, 1 ba home, fenced yard, in nice neighborhood, 2 car carport. $65,000. •Awesome indoor and outdoor living awaits you, 1780 sq. ft. home on 1.25 acres near National Forest. $269,000. •Priced to sell, 1 bd, 2 ba unique home on 2.5 acres, breath taking view in homes only area. $119,500. •Beautiful 100 year old oak trees surround this 2 bdrm, 3 ba block built home on .85 ac. $224,000. •Incredible remodel 3 bdrm, 3 ba home, everything in this home has been redone, upgraded and/or replaced. $169,900. Oracle Listings - Homes •2 bedrm, 2 ba, quality strawbale constructed home on 3.25 ac of wood oak paradise. $329,000. •3 bdrm, 2 ba, 2 car garage, private hilltop, pride of ownership on almost 1/2 acre, Mtn views, shed/ workshop, move in ready in Oracle! $160,000. •Santa Fe Style home on 2.51 ac, mountain views, large kitchen, fireplace, central A/C, horse property, RV Hookup. $125,000. •Very well maintained 1.25 with 2bd/2ba, rock ramada, workshop, new roof. $89,000. LAN Notary Public Service ING PEND 120 McNab bdrm $39,900 SALE 3 303 McNab 3 bdrm $59,900 ING $48,000 PEND SALE 110 6th Ave 4 bdrm RED. 32401 Peppersauce Mine Rd on 40 acres REDUCED to $299,000 ING PEND SALE 206 4th St., $22,000 214 Ave B 4 bdrm lg family room 315 Alta Vista 2 bdrm remodeled $45,000 304 Ave B 2 or 3 Bdrm $63,000 Homes for Sale for your business. THANK YOU 203 McNab 2 bdrm $500 905 5th 3 bdrm 1 ba $550 509 Ave D 3 bdrm 2 ba $690 (includes sewer) 130 5th Ave 3 bdrm 1 ba garage $575 (includes sewer) Homes for Rent TWO BEDROOM, 1 BATH 609 Webb Move in ready, remodeled kitchen and bath, A/C, C/L fence, workshop, SALE PENDING landscaped. $45,000. 323 Alta Vista Remodeled kitchen, fenced yard, stove & refrigerator. $29,000. TWO BEDROOM, 2 BATH 310 McNab 2 baths, fenced backyard, low care landscaped front yard. $43,900. THREE BEDROOM, 1 BATH 622 4th Ave. Upgraded kitchen, fenced yard, A/C and evap. cooling, newer hot water heater and furnace. $45,990. 124 Webb Dr. Upgraded kitchen, A/C, 20X30 garage. $74,000 112 Park Place Beautiful views. New tile and kitchen cabinets. Enclosed patio. $46,900 325 Alta Vista New Energy Star doors and windows. New red oak hardwood floors. New kitchen & bath. $74,000 210 Douglas This home has remodeled kitchen & bath, C/L fenced backyard, newer carpet, stove, frig & so much more! $71,900. THREE BEDROOM, 1-3/4 BATH 905 Webb Dr. Arizona room with Sotillo tile, A/C, gazebo, den, workshop, vinyl siding, remodeled kitchen and baths, includes all appliances and water softener. $112,000 308 5th Pl. Den, pantry. $83,000 FOUR BEDROOM, 2 BATH 218 5th Pl. New wood laminate flooring, new wood doors and ceiling fans. New kitchen cabinets. Corner lot. $5,000 allowance for new appliances and window coverings. $115,000 202 5th St. Guest quarters (living room, full bath & bedroom), large corner lot, block privacy wall, covered patio & and den. $88,900. FIVE BEDROOM, 2 BATH 418 Ave. B A/C, newer furnace. Flooring allowance. $75,000 Open Monday-Friday After hours or evenings call: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. MIKE GROVER ............................................ 520-471-0171 and Saturday 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Available by appt. anytime. SHARON FLAKE ......................................... 520-483-0657 JENNIFER COX ........................................... 520-730-4515 DAVE MARTIN ............................................ 520-820-0807 BILL KELLAM.............................................. 520-603-3944 EQUAL PAULA MERTEN-BROKER......................... 520-471-3085 REALTOR HOUSING 912 W. 4th AVENUE MLS#: 21303624 3 bedroom, 2 bath beauty. Ceramic tile floor throughout home with matching cermanic tile baseboards, updated oak cabinets in kitchen and bathroom, ceiling fans in all bedrooms. $ 52,000 •Choose your own parcel from 1.25 to 3.75 ac., flat, easy to build on, utilities at street. $84,900 to $210,000. •1.25 to 10 ac., buy part or whole, has excellent well, borders State land, no financing necessary, owner will cary. $32,000 - $125,000. •Premium lot with boulders, 1.04 acres of outstanding views, beautiful sunrises and sunsets. $65,000. •1.04 ac premium lot, custom home area, views, views views! $65,000. •1.36 ac. custom home lot with view, boulders, oaks and more. $110,000. •One acre with boulders, trees and views, new access off Linda Vista, boulders, views, trees. $84,000. •4 view lots, nice views, custom home area, boulders and trees, owner may carry. $82,000. •2.5 ac land, borders state land, build your custom home, utilities at street. $150,000. •4 beautiful 1 ac home sites, owner may carry, utilities at lot line. $79,000. •Three 3.3 ac. off Linda Vista starting at $129,900. •Beautilful views from this lot in Oracle, utilities at lot line, Perc test done. $69,995. •Reduced move-in ready, 2 bd/2ba $173,000. Seller will pay $2,000 of buyer’s closing costs. Open house daily from March 5th - 12th from 10 am - 6 pm. 222 E 5th St. •2 bd, 1 ba home, with views, fenced backyard and wood kitchen cabinets. $38,000 or owner carry at $45,000. Oracle-Land •(2) 5 ac parcels, mtn views, horse property, $65,000 per 5 ac or $120,000 for the 10 ac owner may carry. •Rare 40 ac parcel, elevation at 4800 ft offers cool summers, own private well and eletric at property line, boarders State land, owner carry considered, $289,000 or 20 ac with well for $170,000. •Great investment property nicely kept home with large master bath. $33,900. •3.31 ac with unbelievable views, located in homes only $150,000. •Stunning 360 degree views on one of the nicest 3 - 4 ac lots in Oracle. $149,000. •.69 ac. unique property among custom built homes, $49,900. •6.1 acres tucked away with fantastic views, beautiful trees and lush vegetation. $135,000. •7.14 ac. in Oracle with 360 deg. views. Can be split, horses allowed, MH or site built ok. $150,000. •1 ac. in homes only area with fantastic views & natural features. $59,900 •2ba, 1 ba home, includes upgraded electrical, gorgeous mountain views, great price with some updating this will make a great starter home or investment property. $29,900. •Start living the dream, turnkey restaurant at a price you can’t beat. Call (520) 400-0242 to see today. $195,000. •3.92 ac. on Barrows Pl. with hilltop views. You can have site-built or MH, horse property. $59,900. •Great lot for MH or site built homes, located 10 mi. from Oracle Jct, 3.34 acres, very affordable with electric at lot line. horses allowed. $29,900. •3bd, 1 3/4 1412 sq. ft., new metal roof, energy efficient windows, garage, front trees, views. $88,000. •PRICED REDUCED! Hilltop views, open floor plan, custom kitchen cabinets, wood floors, fireplace, bay windows, 5 bedrm, 2ba, fenced yard, 2 car carport, covered porch. $119,900. •Grea line. $ •Best Reduc •Horse 3.34 ac •4 lots $75,00 •Uniqu $49,90 •2.5 ac Su San Manuel YOUR BROKER CONNECTION 520-385-2644 500 S VINE AVENUE MLS#: 21206974 Hill top views, Beautiful open floor plan kitchen has custom wood cabinets, ceramic counter tops and stainless steel appliances. Wood burning fire place in the living room, wood floors in kitchen, dinning area, living room and hall way. 2 bay windows, large family room with a pool table that will stay. 2 storage sheds, a portion of the yard is fenced. Full basement for additional space for crafts/office or work area. $ 119,900 OPPORTUNITY •Large well-kept home 3bd, 3 ba, rock fireplace, RV carport, well and city water. 500 sq ft. Beauty shop included. $229,000. •3bd, 2ba Oak wood kitchen cabinets, dual pane windows, metal roof, well insulated, covered porch, private well, barn/storage, 40 plus trees, horse property, 2 ac, fenced. $119,500. •Secluded area with great views, being sold as is for value of 1.3 acres. $39,000. •20 ac. of flat usable land on Florence Highway, 2 wells, completely fenced. $189,900. Surrounding Area •3 bdrm porche •2 large bathroo •2 view both lo •37 acr horses •Great of Hwy •Privac oak kitc •37 acr horses •3 bedr wood s well! $9 •Beaut large S •Great $47,00 •3 bedr on 2.4 firepalc Start yo •4 ac in & septi •2 parc 40 ac. p •5 ac. w horses •Upgra ride you •Just u Aravaipa area hosts first ever Eco Festival ECO Festival at Aravapia By Nina Crowder It was a beautiful weekend for outdoor activities, and the Eco Festival had a wide array of events and fun for everyone. The exhibits at the Central Arizona College were archaeology information, food and drinks, a bounce house and rock wall, a fun time for the whole family. There were limited tours that are normally closed to the public to Cook’s Lake Property and TNC Preserve/Double Check Ranch. The Bureau of Reclamation and Salt River Project gave insightful and informative tours of both these private areas. Many people were able to participate in the 7B Nature Trail, located at the Copper Creek Crossing of the San Pedro River east of Mammoth and is available to take throughout the year. According to Bureau of Reclamation tour guide Diane Lause, the Bureau purchased the Cook’s Lake/Adobe Preserve from 1992 to 1997. There were originally three different property owners, a private land owner, the state land department and Asarco. The land was purchased to help protect the existing habitat. The San Pedro River is recognized for its environmental values and people have been trying to protect and preserve different areas along the San Pedro Valley. The EPA and US Army Corps of Engineers issued regulations governing compensatory mitigation for authorized impacts to wetlands, streams and other waters of the U.S. under Section 404 of the Clean Water Act. These regulations are designed to improve the effectiveness of mitigation to replace lost aquatic resource functions and area. Lause recalls when Cook’s Lake use to have constant water flow, though it is dry now. She has been a biologist for thirty years and truly enjoys her work and doing her part to protect endangered and special places. She has seen this area go dry three different times over the years. As we were guided through the trees, grass and colorful scenery we came to the birding station. Wade Leitner obtains information from birds in this area for Migratory Avian Population Study (MAPS). Leitner and his partner Ben set up mist nets in areas of Cook’s Lake Preserve that stretch 50 feet across to humanely capture birds and process them for data analysis. This amazing area is a wooded wetland and very plush with white wild roses, ash and willow trees and amazing varieties of birds. Some of the many birds in this particular area are grey hawks, coopers hawks, northern cardinals, yellow warblers, summer tanagers and oriole, just to name a few. The nets are numbered, so they know the location of where the bird was retrieved. The nets are set up for about four hours at a time and they are checked frequently for the birds. Once a bird is caught in the net, they are gently removed and put into cotton bags and taken to the bird station for analysis and then immediately released. The two researchers perform a procedure called banding which is used to obtain ideas about bird population. The information they are obtaining is the bird species, abundance, health, breeding status and molt types. This complete process was very interesting, including the weighing of the bird by putting it into a cylinder container that it can’t back out, placed on a small scale, then released. The two had several birds in their nets to show us, including a green and yellow chat and a red cardinal. Leitner explained to us each bird that was caught, the time and location of the catch, then they identify the species of the bird and a little numbered metal band is put on the leg of the bird. After the band is securely put on the bird they check for any rough edges and make sure to smooth them out to help prevent the bird getting caught up in something do to the band. All of the information is immediately put in the computer, including the number of the band that is put on the bird and all the information gathered. Attending the bird banding tour was very educational, and every nature enthusiast is encouraged to attend if given the opportunity. Page 20 San Manuel Miner, San Manuel, Arizona April 17, 2013 The many vendors that helped make this day fun filled included Tucson Audubon Society, Arizona Field Ornithologists, Arizona Riparian Council, US Bureau of Reclamation, Bureau of Land Management, US Fish and Wildlife, Arizona Game and Fish, Jojoba Beef, Enriqueta FloresGuevara, The Nature Conservancy, Canyon Wren Ranch, Lower San Pedro Watershed Association, Aravaipa Heirlooms and the Arizona Department of Forestry. Those interested in seeing Cook’s Lake or TNC Preserve/ Double Check Ranch areas and were not able to attend this last weekend can contact the Salt River Project at (602) 236-3333, SRPNet.com or the Bureau of Reclamation at (602) 364-7880. Photos by Nina Crowder. See more online at http://bit.ly/XEVxTd or by scanning the code.