Copper Basin News Celebrating More Than 50 Years of News Coverage in the Copper Basin
Vol. 53 No. 32
Wednesday, August 10, 2011
Periodicals Postage Paid at Hayden, Arizona 85235
It’s back to school for Copper Basin students Traffic stop in
Hayden garners Tucson,Valley media attention On Tuesday, Aug. 2, a traffic stop involving Pinal County Supervisor Pete Rios brought great attention to the Hayden Police Department. It was reported that Supervisor Rios was clocked at 57 miles an hour in a 45 miles per hour zone in Hayden. The officer on duty pulled Rios over at his destination, Maria’s Restaurant. The Hayden Police Department reported to other media outlets that the Supervisor refused to produce his driver’s license. In statements made by Supervisor Rios, he explained that he did not see the police officer prior to stopping at his destination and questioned why he needed to provide the license prior to showing the document. The other reports also explain that the Hayden Police Officer called for backup due to Rios not producing the license on his first request and that the officer was physically aggressive during the citation process. The Copper Basin News made attempts via telephone to contact Chief Monty Antcliff at the Hayden Police Department for a statement but the call was never returned. The Hayden Police Department did assist the Tucson media outlet KGUN “9 on Your Side” to report this story. The story was also covered on the 10 p.m. nightly news in the Tucson and Phoenix markets. A letter to the editor from Supervisor Rios regarding this situation is included in this edition of the Copper Basin News.
Notebooks, Pencils, Erasers, Oh My! Copper Basin Chamber of Commerce distributes school supplies
Be sure to check out all the new teachers on Page 3
By Taylor Sheaffer Ritter I love small towns! I simply love them and will extol the many wonderful elements of them for as long as I live. When I wrote the previous article announcing the backto-school drive that was being held by the Copper Basin Chamber of Commerce, I silently wondered how much of a success it would be—not because I doubted the marvelous talents of it executive director, Angela Hillan-Ramirez, but simply because times are tight. The economy is struggling, individual people and families are struggling and until this past Tuesday the country was bracing itself for further economic chaos while several key overfed, overinflated figures in Washington diddled around and performed with the brainpower and maturity of children who have not yet reached kindergarten. In cities, people hear about food/clothing/school supplies drives and it is very easy, in this economy, to glance at the poster, think ‘other people will take care of this’, and move on to the next item on their to-do list. It is sad, but unfortunately many people are really only concerned about themselves. I am in no way asserting that there are not good people who live in cities or that all people who live in cities are morally bereft, yet because there are so many people in cities there is very little personal connection beyond your friends and families and it is easy to think ‘someone else will do this’, since you will likely never meet or get to know the people who would
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benefit from your good deeds. This is where my love of small towns come in! In a small town, everyone knows each other and it’s pretty likely that (unfortunately) they also know everyone else’s business, including which families are quite literally scraping by. However, (fortunately) due to the fact that they actually know those families, even if they are feeling the pinch themselves, most still want to do anything they can to help those families. The residents in rural communities band together, like a nice tight hug, to take care of one another and this is a truly beautiful thing. I was pensive during my drive down to Kearny because when I spoke with Angela, she explained that there was a huge line waiting to receive their supplies; it brings one’s mood down significantly to know that there are so many people feeling the severe sting of our economy. Although, when I arrived my mood improved triply, as not only could I see that absolutely enormous amount of supplies that had been donated, I was able to directly see the immense joy that these supplies brought the children to whom they were given. The first two I ran into were an adorably delightful young sister and brother. When I asked them if I could take their picture, they smiled widely and then asked me if I wanted to see what they had in their back packs. “Of course,” I replied excitedly. I didn’t act excited because I was talking to little kids and that’s just what you do – I was truly excited because I remember how stoked I was when I was their age, organizing all of my crayons, pencils, rulers, markers and other school supplies. Since I cannot actually be a kid anymore, I am going to live See Drive, Page 8
Copper Basin News, Hayden, Arizona
Mining Report By Mila Lira Copper prices were volatile over the past two weeks and closed out Monday at $3.82 a pound. Online market analysts attributed the decrease in the Copper commodity to the 14 day labor strikes at the Escondida Mine in Chile. Escondida is the world’s largest copper mine in Chile, it
was reported that the mine may have lost up to 40,000 tons of Copper and this prompted fears that there was a dearth in world supply. Copper Creek Redhawk Resources, Inc. announced that it received conditional approval to list its common shares for trading on
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June 13, 1945 - August 8, 2011 Funeral services for Joseph Jacob Kerlock will be held on Friday, Aug. 12, at St. Joseph Catholic Church in Hayden with the Rosary at 9:30 a.m. and Mass at 10 a.m. A luncheon will be held immediately following the services at Hayden Golf Course Clubhouse. Mr. Kerlock passed away Aug. 8, 2011.
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the Toronto Stock Exchange (the “TSX”). The conditional approval is subject to receipt of standard documentation. The common shares of the Company are presently listed for trading on the TSX Venture Exchange (“TSXV”) as well as the OTCQX. The Company expects that its common shares will commence trading on the TSX on or before September 15th, 2011 (the “Listing Date”), under its current trading symbol “RDK.” The Company will make a further announcement once the TSX has provided the final acceptance of the listing, and issued a bulletin confirming the Listing Date. In the interim, Redhawk’s common shares will remain listed on the TSXV under the symbol “RDK”, and will delist from the TSXV on the Listing Date. Stephen Barley, Managing Director of Redhawk stated: “We are extremely pleased to have received conditional listing approval from the TSX. This graduation is another milestone for the Company and will broaden our access to the equity markets as we continue with the accelerated development of our Copper Creek project.” Curis Mining – Florence Copper Project Curis Resources welcomed the remarks made by Arizona State Governor Jan Brewer in support of the Company’s
flagship Florence Copper project. Governor Brewer made a surprise visit to a Curis Mine supporter event on August 2. More than 70 local business leaders were joined by Governor Jan Brewer and other State, County and Town officials at an evening event in Florence to celebrate the 5 C’s (copper, cattle, citrus, cotton and climate) of Arizona and to rally in support of Florence Copper. As Governor Brewer stated in her remarks, “Copper mining has long been a key industry in Arizona and we need to make sure we continue that tradition. While it’s the responsibility of state government to create an environment ripe for business growth, it’s the responsibility of cities and towns to actively seek and nurture economic development opportunities within their borders. Governor Brewer went on to say, “Every town in America is actively looking for opportunities to bring highpaying jobs to their community, but few get a chance like the Florence Copper Project. I’m grateful for the opportunity to stand together with you tonight in support of such a wonderful economic development opportunity.” Florence Copper is an advanced stage in-situ copper recovery project that is advancing towards an anticipated start of
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construction and development in the beginning of 2012. As part of preparing for the first phase of development, Curis has been undertaking a comprehensive community outreach program. This work includes holding a number of open houses, hosting site tours of project facilities every two weeks, establishing community partnerships with key civic and business organizations and building educational partnerships with local schools and community colleges. “We want to be viewed as having a positive and constructive influence in the area and are working hard to establish a number of long term partnerships with community organizations,” said Mr. McPhie. “Estimated to be one of the lowest cost copper mining projects in the world, Florence Copper represents a tremendous opportunity to both advance the practice of how copper is extracted safely and profitably in Arizona and provide multigenerational opportunities to the residents of the area.” Gold Hawk Gold Hawk Resources Inc. announced that the State of Arizona has issued Aquifer Protection Permit No. P-102110 for the proposed Oracle Ridge Copper Mine to its wholly owned subsidiary, Oracle Ridge Mining LLC. The issuance of this
permit is a major achievement in the permitting process for the reactivation of the Oracle Ridge Copper Mine. This permit covers the previous area of historic tailings storage and will need to be amended in accordance with Best Available Demonstrated Control Technology (BADCT) before new tailings deposition can occur. Detailed design work for amending the Aquifer Protection Permit is part of the overall feasibility level design and engineering program currently being conducted by Lyntek Inc., which is nearing completion. BADCT design work includes a fully lined tailings impound designed to zero discharge standards, a storm water diversion system and monitoring wells. The Company intends to employ dry stacked tailings technology to achieve significant water evaporation savings and allow for a rapid, staged reclamation of the site. “This is a major milestone for the Company and a critical step in the re-start of commercial production for the Oracle Ridge Copper Mine,” said Mr. Paul Eagland, Gold Hawk’s Interim CEO. “Our special thanks to Tetra Tech Inc., our primary environmental consultants, for having achieved such a significant goal in a timely matter.”
Letter to the Editor: Traffic stop triggers unnecessary chain of events Editor, Copper Basin News: On Tuesday, Aug. 2, I pulled my truck in to grab lunch at Maria’s in Hayden. When I arrived at the parking lot, a Hayden Police Officer shouted for my attention. He demanded that I produce identification and I asked why. What followed was, in my opinion, a regrettable and entirely unnecessary chain of events. While attempting to produce my driver’s license and also determine what probable
cause the officer had, he took me by the arm and physically pressed me against the hood of his vehicle with moderate force. My wallet and license left my hand and scattered on the hood. With my free arm, I handed the license to the officer. Finally, I was told that he clocked me at 57 MPH in a 45 MPH zone. The officer radioed for assistance and the Police Chief responded. I introduced myself to the Chief. I told him I believed that the physical
contact was unjustified and unnecessary and that I intended to file a complaint against his officer. Not producing a driver’s license on command calls for a class 2 misdemeanor citation, not physical force. I regret that I was speeding. However, I firmly believe that any citizen should get an answer when asked “what is your probable cause, or why do you want to see my ID?” I shouldn’t have had to ask three times and be manhandled. I intend to go to traffic
school and pay my fine for the speeding ticket like any responsible motorist. I appreciate the difficult job that patrol officers have to keep our communities safe but do not condone unwarranted physical contact. If it can happen to me, it can happen to anyone and that was what I tried to convey to the Chief. Sincerely, /s/ Pete Rios Chairman, Pinal County Board of Supervisors District 1 Supervisor
According to state law, there are two methods by which police may arrest suspected offenders. The suspect may be physically taken into the department and booked into jail, or the arresting officer may write a citation and release the suspect to appear in court later. All suspects are presumed innocent until proven guilty in a court of law. Only criminal citations are listed. All damages
are estimates. July 19 Travis Manuel Lusk, 19 of Kearny, was arrested on a felony warrant out of Pinal County for a probation violation. He was transported to Florence and booked into the Pinal County Adult Detention Center. July 24 An ATV accident with injuries was reported on Golf Course Rd. July 26
Timothy Payton, 18 of Kearny, was arrested for damaging park facilities and a city park curfew violation. In the same incident Lawrence White, 19 of Kearny, was arrested for a city park curfew violation. Both were cited and released. July 27 Shoplifting was reported at Cactus Video. July 28 Criminal damage was reported at Kearny Town Hall. A window had been broken. Graffiti was also found near the playground equipment. July 29 Illias Xavier Romero, 18 of Winkelman, was arrested for contributing to the delinquency of a minor and failure to show identification. In the same incident three female juveniles
were arrested for curfew violations. July 30 Criminal damage was reported at a residence on the 300 block of Hartford. A window had been broken. Aug. 1 Criminal damage to two vehicles parked on the 300 block of Croyden was reported. Burglary was reported to the Kearny Pool area. Criminal damage was reported on the 300 block of Croyden. Burglary was reported on the 300 block of Essex. A vehicle was reported stolen from a residence on the 300 block of Essex. It was later recovered in the desert area behind Town Hall.
Kearny Police Report
7/19/11 10:23:38 AM
See Police, Page 6
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Copper Basin News, Hayden, Arizona
Local districts welcome new educators to their ranks
By Vicki Clark Although it still seems like summer, school bells rang out throughout the Copper Basin during the past week with classes starting in the Ray District Friday and in the Hayden-Winkelman District Monday. During orientation meetings held before classes began, staff and teachers were welcomed back and teachers new to the districts were introduced. One new teacher, Rick Reed, began duties at H-W and another teacher, Mary Lou Sandoval is re-joining the staff. The Ray District introduced five new teachers including Patricia Bingham, April Jordan, Matt Roseberry, Louis Elvira, and Jake Sullivan. Patricia Bingham, is the new Pre-K teacher in the Ray District. She was born and raised in Kearny and is RHS graduate. She just recently obtained her Bachelors’ of Arts degree in Education from Arizona State
University. She also holds dual certificates in Special Education and Elementary Education. Patti said she chose teaching as a career because “after working as a Special Ed Paraprofessional for 11 years, I decided to complete my education and become a teacher. I really enjoy working with and teaching young children. They are definitely an inspiration and it’s an amazing feeling when something ‘clicks’ and you had something to do with that click.” Her career goals include just to be the best teacher she can be. Patti is married to husband Zane and they have three sons, Zachary, 23, Tyler, 21, and Dustin, 18. Her interests and hobbies include being involved in 4-H for many years and anything her family has interests in at the time, including following the sports and other activities her sons were participating in over the years She also loves going up North
to the family cabin, watching baseball and football and spending time with her family. April Jordan is the new 5-6th Grade Language Arts/Writing teacher in the Ray District. She holds a BS in Business/ Accounting from Jacksonville State University and a MS degree in Education from the University of Phoenix. She chose to teach because “after 15 years as an accounting manager, I found that the only thing I enjoyed about my job was training and teaching new employees, new procedures, etc., so after being laid off at my current job several years ago, I decided to change careers and become a teacher.” April is married to husband Will Jordan, ROTC instructor at RHS. She has two children, Drew, 26 and Rachel, 21. She also has four step-children, Chris, Jenny, Keith and Shawn and one adopted son, Alex. She enjoys volunteering for
her husband’s ROTC program, reading and spending time with her family and friends. Matt Roseberry is taking the helm at the 7-8 grade social studies program at Ray Elementary and he holds a degree from ASU in Secondary Education History. He said he enjoys working with students and is passionate about history and that’s why he chose teaching as a career. “I enjoy teaching social studies, it is rewarding to see a student progress by the end of the school year.” His teaching goals include developing his skills as a teacher and a coach at Ray Elementary. Matt is a big sports fan and follows his favorite NFL team, the Dallas Cowboys, while also keeping tabs on his favorite baseball team, the Atlantic Braves. Louis Elvira is the new Math and Social Studies teacher at RHS. He has a Doctorate of
Divinity from ULC and also earned a M. Ed in Counseling & Human Relations from NAU and a B.A. in Social and Behavioral Science from ASU.
He enjoys working with people and helping them find and develop their interests in life See Teachers, Page 6
April Jordan Marylou Sandoval
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Georgie Digs By Georgie Wood (firstname.lastname@example.org) It is certainly interesting to again read all of the early correspondence I have kept that concerns the Nature Conservancy (TNC), the buyer in 1970 of our Wood Brothers Panorama Ranch that was headquartered along lower Aravaipa Creek in Pinal County, Arizona. At that time, TNC believed that their Aravaipa Preserve would require a full-time manager. As I previously wrote, the Defenders of Wildlife (DOW) assumed TNC’s mortgage in 1972, and the Fred and Cliff Wood families continued to oversee the upkeep of the property which was then called “The George Whittel Wildlife Preserve”, with Fred and his wife, Alice, staying there the longest - until the 1983 Aravaipa Creek flood. After Fred had the caretakers, Jerry O’Neil and Glen
Johnson, both teachers at the Aravaipa Branch of Central Arizona College (CAC), there, the Cliff Wood family got involved again. In 1986, my husband, Cliff, and our son, Neal, had each bought four-wheeled Hondas, and they came in really handy when we, with our daughter, Ann, and her husband on some weekends, took over the care of the Panorama Ranch homesite in 1987. That was the year before the George Whittel Wildlife Preserve, managed by DOW, was returned to TNC on May 19, 1988. We were required to have insurance on the place, and all expenses were to be ours. To begin with, there was lots of clean-up work to do. We were to become much busier people, and all because of sentiment. Lots of sentiment for that place where we had lived for so long, and where our children had been
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raised. We bought the last caretaker Glen Johnson’s big gas pump in order to irrigate from the creek, but later bought a new one. Also, some large irrigation pipe to lead from the creekside pump to the yard, and a new electric well pump. Lots of work was done on the two houses, and that work included new floor coverings in the dining room and kitchen in “Nana’s” old house, where Fred and Alice had lived; pulling out termite-eaten boards; replacing plywood ceilings that had ringtail droppings on their topsides; and doing lots of inside and outside painting. Because we thought it would be easier to stay there for a few days at a time instead of driving
to and from our downstream home everyday, we bought a small refrigerator, hooked up our butane-run cook stove, moved some of our furniture up there, and bought a small electric heater to help warm up that old house in the winter time. I really enjoyed raking and irrigating the yard with its citrus trees and the bed of violets. We also planted corn and chili in the fields, but the chili was too hot for us and some of our Mexican friends who liked their chili hot! John Luepke of Klondyke was Manager of TNC’s Aravaipa Canyon Preserve, and in 1991 he was replaced by Ed Brunson. Tom and Debbie Collazo had lived about three years on TNC’s Wes-Car Ranch, afterwhich there was no TNC personnel
living on the west-end of Aravaipa Creek. In 1992, the Cliff and Fred Wood families were presented with the Joseph Wood Krutch Award “for their dedication to the protection of Aravaipa Canyon”; this award given by the Arizona Chapter of TNC. It was also in 1992 when we gave up the care of the Panorama Ranch homesites after our big gas pump was stolen. The pump was stolen about the same time when Tony Luebbermann’s dump truck was stolen, although Tony’s truck was stopped at the Arizona-Mexico border where he eventually was able to retrieve it. The ones who stole our pump had to first unbolt it from the base of an old cement mixer that had
wheels on it, and we had it that way so it could be pulled down to the side of the creek when we wanted to irrigate. We never found our pump, but we had our suspicions as to who had stolen it. The work and expense of caring for the ranch homesites was just too much, but giving it up was very difficult. TNC reimbursed us for some expenses, and because TNC wanted to keep the irrigation pipe we had bought, we thought that they would see to the upkeep of the ranch homesites, but that was not to be. The trees and plants gradually dried up, and the two houses and the old bunkhouse were left to deteriorate. We were able to save four violet plants before the bed of violets died.
Infant Jesus of Prague Catholic Church in Kearny has announced the schedule for Catechism classes for the 2011-12 academic year. All classes, Pre-K-K through high school will be held on Saturdays from 8 to 9:30 a.m. Classes will be assigned to various places within the compound including the Parish Office area, the Parish Hall and the Church. Confirmation classes will be held separately with the schedule to be announced. Registration is now in progress and can be completed in the Parish Office during open hours. Office hours are from 10 a.m. to noon and 1 to 3 p.m. Monday through Friday. New students to the program who were not baptized at Infant Jesus need to present Baptism information when registering. This is particularly important concerning First Communion and Confirmation Sacraments. Due to curriculum changes, registration fees for the coming year have increased. The Diocese of Tucson is revamping the program and several grade levels will
be forced to do away with current books and workbooks, thus forcing new materials to be purchased. New fees are now $20 per
child or $30 per immediate family. Classes will begin Saturday, Aug. 27, and registration will also be accepted at that time.
Please contact Denise Meza, DRE, or Annette Barajas, Parish Secretary, 363-7205, for more information or with questions.
Painting and drawing classes are again being offered in Kearny by Gila Pueblo College during the fall semester with instructor Pat Lewis. The painting group known as “ArtUs” will begin classes at 9 a.m., Thursday, Aug. 25, at Ray Hall, adjacent to the Church of the Good Shepherd. Anyone in the Copper Basin area interested in the arts is invited to join the class. All mediums are explored, no experience is required, and all levels are welcome. All you need is a desire to create. During the classes, students are encouraged to select their
own subject matter and are free too explore different applications. Also presented are other practicable applications related to the art experience such as color mixing, canvas stretching and framing ideas. A drawing class is also being offered starting Monday, Aug. 22. First meeting for this class will be at Ray Hall at 9 a.m. There is no pre-requisite for this class. If you would like to explore the art of drawing, this class is for you. Students practice drawing both in the classroom and on various excursions around the Copper Basin area.
Tuition will apply. Gila Pueblo College is affiliated with Eastern Arizona College and discounts are available to seniors. These classes also are eligible for accreditation for those who are seeking degrees. Registration deadline is Aug. 31. New and continuing students can register by calling the college, 1-928425-8481, and fees can be paid with debit or credit card. Students can also register by visiting the campus in Globe. No registrations will be accepted at the class site. Call Lewis at 928-473-3089 for more information or with questions.
This ‘n That listings are reserved for non-profit groups and community announcements. All items for this column must be in the Copper Basin News office by 5 p.m. Friday for publication in the following Wednesday’s edition. Due to space constraints, not all of the items in This ‘n That are printed in the Copper Basin News. For a more complete listing including ongoing clubs and organization meeting times and dates, please go online to www. copperarea.com. KEARNY CLEAN UP Kearny’s free dump day is held on the second Saturday of every month at the old transfer station. The next free dump day is set for Aug. 13. FOOD DISTRIBUTION
The Copper Basin Food Bank will distribute food on the third Thursday of every month at 1:30 p.m. at Hubbard Park in Kearny. The next distribution date is August 18. Please bring your own box. Donations are accepted. The CBFB is assisted by the Florence Food Bank. PASTRY BINGO FOR ST. FRANCIS FIESTA The crystal booth for the St. Francis Fiesta is sponsoring a pastry bingo at Saint Mary’s Center on Sunday, Aug. 21, starting at 1 p.m. Funds raised at the bingo will be used to purchase various crystal items, according to booth chairperson Sonia Estatico. ST. FRANCIS FIESTA CAR SHOW GOLF TOURNAMENT
At the Queen Valley Golf Course, Saturday, Sept. 3, the 3-Man Scramble formatted St. Francis Fiesta Car Show Golf Tournament will be played. Registration is 6:30 a.m., shot gun start will be at 7:30 a.m. Cost is $40 per player. Cash prizes, to be determined by number of entries, will be rewarded for Betting Hole, 1/2 the Pot. Food and raffles will be part of the fun. For more information, contact Art (Jap) Ramirez at 520-8270941 or Joe Castaneda at 520827-0865. LOBITOS PRESCHOOL PARENT ORIENTATION Parents only, please, come to the parent orientation at Lobitos Preschool on Aug. 11, at 8:30 a.m. DONATE SCHOOL SUPPLIES The Copper Basin Chamber of Commerce is having a Back to School Drive. They are collecting school supplies, gently used back packs, lunch bags and jackets. Drop-offs are located at the Chamber office, Bank of the West and There’s Always Hope. COBRE VALLEY ANNUAL HEALTH FAIR The Cobre Valley Regional Medical Center is hosting the Annual Health Fair to be held on Saturday, Sept. 17, from 9 a.m. – 1 p.m. on the CVRMC Campus. It kicks off with a 5 K “Get Fit Run.” To sign up for the run, email requests to email@example.com. If you are interested in participating in this year’s Health Fair, please contact Jane at (928) 402-1230. DUDLEYVILLE BAN ON BURNING PER FIRE DEPARTMENT The Dudleyville Volunteer Fire Department issued a ban on burning for all areas covered under their fire district. All burn permits issued by Pinal County, including agricultural, are invalid and void until further notice. TOWN OF HAYDEN PUBLIC WORKS DEPARTMENT
Catechism classes to begin Aug. 27 at Infant Jesus of Prague
Church Directory CHURCH OF JESUS CHRIST OF LATTER-DAY SAINTS
Kearny Ward - 200 Hammond Road Sunday Morning Meetings: Sacrament: 9-10:10 a.m. Sunday School: 10:20-11 a.m. Priesthood, Relief Society, YW: 11:10 a.m.-12 p.m. Reunion de Sacramento 12:15 p.m. - 1:15 p.m. Evening Meetings: Relief Society Personal Enrichment: as announced Wednesday: Family History Library (open to public) 6:30 - 7:30 p.m. YM/YW (Mutual) & Scouts 7-8 p.m. Bishop Bradley Baker Study Phone: (520) 363-7481, Foyer & Library 363-7771, Residence (520) 356-6391
FELLOWSHIP BAPTIST CHURCH Tilbury & Danbury, Kearny • Joe Palmer, Pastor
Sunday School: 9:30 a.m. Worship Service: 10:45 a.m. Tuesday: Morning Fellowship: 10 a.m. Wednesday: Kid’s Club 4-5:30 p.m. Wednesday: Salt & Light Company (Youth): 6-7:30 p.m. Wednesday: Dinner and Bible Study: 6-7 p.m.
CHURCH OF THE GOOD SHEPHERD Sunday Worship - 9:00 a.m.
A United Methodist Church in cooperation with The Episcopal Church and The Evangelical Lutheran Church of America We stand in awe of God and of one another The Rev. Nina Yardley, Pastor
You can find us at the bottom of school hill in Kearny 520-363-7283 www.thegoodshepherd.pbworks.com
LIGHTHOUSE ASSEMBLY OF GOD Welcomes you! Hwy. 77, MP 134,1/2 mile south of Winkelman Sunday School: 9:30 a.m. Sunday Worship: 10:30 a.m. Evening Worship: 6:30 p.m. Wednesday Family Night: 7 p.m. David Wade, Pastor 356-7414, 356-6718
Saturday Vigil: 6:00 p.m. Sunday Mass: 8:00 a.m. and 10:00 a.m. Religious Education for Children All classes, PreK-K through high school, will be held Saturdays from 8 to 9:30 a.m. starting Aug. 27. Confirmation class will be held separately and will be announced. Registration for all classes is now open. Contact the Parish Office for more information. Rev. Fr. Thomas Dekaa, Administrator 363-7205
KEARNY CHURCH OF CHRIST 103 Hammond Drive, Kearny Serving All of the Copper Basin Area Sunday Bible Study: 10 a.m. Sunday Worship: 11 a.m. Evening Worship: 6 p.m. Wednesday Bible Study: 7 p.m. Daniel Foster, Minister 363-7711
To be included in the weekly church listing, contact the Copper Basin News at 363-5554.
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ST. JOSEPH’S CATHOLIC CHURCH Welcomes you! 300 Mt. View Road, Hayden Weekday Mass: M-W, F & S) 8:30 a.m. Saturday Vigil: 5:30 p.m. Sunday Mass: 8 a.m. & 10 a.m. Father Dale A. Branson, Pastor 356-7223
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Copper Basin News, Hayden, Arizona
SCIP leaves some local customers in the dark By Mila Lira Being in the dark has become a way of life in Mammoth and other communities in Eastern Pinal County. There can be some advantages to being in the dark, such as preserving the night sky as part of the rural quality of life that residents of Mammoth and Aravaipa enjoy, candlelit dinners and conversations around fire pits. It is one thing to enjoy being in the dark by choice, conserving electricity as a way of life can be a good thing, turning off the computer or television and opening a good book is relaxing to many as well. If you live in Mammoth or Aravaipa or one the other communities served by the San Carlos Irrigation District (SCIP) you may find yourself forced to enjoy this way of life occasionally. Customers served by SCIP regularly find themselves without electric power. Previous Copper Area News articles have reported that
these power outages were caused by severe weather problems. In 2009 when the SCIP policy handbook was changed many SCIP customers came home to find out their power had been disconnected due to the home’s wiring being outdated or tampered with. These disconnections were done without adequate notice to the home owner. The Copper Basin News has been in contact with many residential and business SCIP customers who have shared their stories of expensive computer equipment destroyed, loss of food, and concerns for health due to the blackouts and power surges, incorrect billing statements and even unannounced rate increases. When customers are faced with these challenges they are often met with rude or demeaning customer service. New SCIP connections or moving services is one of the biggest problems for property managers and real estate professionals in the
Attendance light at SCIP meetings in Aravaipa, Oracle By Mila Lira San Carlos Irrigation and Power customers attended the recent SCIP Public Hearing in Aravaipa and Oracle. The hearing was held as part of the required process to increase the wheeling rates. Representatives from SCIP and K.R. Saline & Associates made the presentation which included an overview of the authority and process for determining rates, an overview of financial results, a summary of changes to the rate schedule, project pumping rate proposal and also included the calculations for the wheeling calculations. Kent Simer from K.R. Saline & Associates gave the presentation and explained that there will be no rate increase for residential or commercial customers. He explained that SCIP did need to increase the cost of the wheeling rates which are the rates that are given to other utility entities that request electricity transmission and distribution through SCIP infrastructure. The Gila River Utility Authority is the primary customer for SCIP wheeling rates. Simer reviewed many of the improvements that have been made over the last 11 years those projects included construction of new transmission lines, the Lone Butte Industrial Park, Rehabilitation of the Coolidge facilities, Catalina substation rebuild, Construction of the Biosphere substation and the new offices for SCIP. The financial overview of SCIP showed that following the crash in the housing market and the overall economy in 2008 SCIP has operated with a negative net income since. To keep rates from increasing SCIP has been using reserve funds to cover the short fall in net income the increase in the wheeling rates will allow SCIP to create a positive net income. Simer explained that SCIP is unable to finance capital investments like the other utilities because federal regulations prohibit them so the negative net income has affected the much needed capital improvements. They are currently working with federal staff at the Office of Budget and Management to possibly have some financing available to improve the infrastructure. In the open discussion the staff at SCIP acknowledged that there are often many outages and explained that many of those outages are due to the fact that they infrastructure to deliver the power is 70 percent depreciated. The customers in attendance complimented the staff for improved
services; one customer explained that he is often surprised how quickly SCIP crews have been out to his neighborhood when the circuit has broken. SCIP staff also explained to the customers at this time it is not financially feasible for the small utilities such as SCIP to offer the energy rebates and net metering that other utilities are able to offer. The hearing in Aravaipa created a positive dialog between customers, SCIP staff and their consultants. Arlan Riggs of SCIP explained that he would be willing to attend meetings of the Copper Corridor Economic Development Coalition to make a presentation and he also reported on some of the improvements customers will be seeing in the coming months including a new web based system to review their bills and email staff, a new phone system will also allow for improved phone communications as well as infrastructure improvements at the Hayden substation. Customers who wish to make any formal comments to SCIP regarding the wheeling rate increases can submit written comments until 5:00pm Friday, August 12, 2011. Comments can be mailed to SCIP ATTN: SCIP Rate Process, 13805 North Arizona Boulevard, Coolidge, AZ 85128.
area. SCIP customers who rent homes or who are buying a new home in the area encounter many difficulties in starting new service with SCIP. It is even difficult to have power turned on for required home inspections. Unlike other electric power providers such as Arizona Public Service or Salt River Project there is no online application for service, or toll free number to call for billing problems or outages. New customers often find themselves faxing and refaxing documentation to open their account. Deposits are required for all SCIP customers regardless of credit worthiness and those deposits are often never returned or applied correctly. Why is this particular utility provider allowed to operate under these unpredictable business models? SCIP is Federal Government Corporation and is a Bureau of Indian Affairs Utility. This type of entity does not fall under the jurisdiction of the Arizona Corporation Commission. With other utility companies in the State if a customer encounters these types of problems and does not find resolve through the company itself they can file a complaint with the Corporation Commission. In order for customers in the SCIP service area to have a choice in electric power suppliers or have another company provide these services an act of Congress would be needed for SCIP to divest their asset’s to another company. Lynn Perez-Hewitt resident of Oracle and current President of the Copper Corridor Economic Development Coalition spoke with the Copper Basin News. She explained that there have been numerous efforts to try and work with SCIP and the Federal Government but it has been difficult to improve the situation. She stated at one point in the late 90s Congressman Jim Kolbe was instrumental in bringing the issue to Congress and SCIP was receptive to divesting their assets but at the eleventh hour
SCIP pulled out. The board of the Copper Corridor Economic Development Coalition (CCEDC) has recognized that until this area of the Copper Corridor has reliable electric service it will be difficult to establish a sustainable economy for the communities in the SCIP service area. Perez-Hewitt explained that the CCEDC will be forming a study group to learn more about SCIP operations and how does a Federal corporation operate. She further explained that once a strong knowledge base was acquired the study group could evolve into a task force. She welcomed anyone who wants to assist with the study group to get involved but cautioned, “It is important that we set aside anger and frustration in order to serve the community.” Mammoth Mayor Craig Williams explained that it is very difficult to promote Mammoth as a place to locate a business or move too because of the issues with the electric utility. He explained that the power outages affect just about all of the town’s departments and functions, when the power goes out there is generator back up power for the Town Hall and Police Department but other departments “have to wait it out” and those who work for the water and waste water treatment departments have to be called out to reset pumps and other mechanisms when the power is out. These power problems have become a way of life for residents and business owners. Cathy Gorman owner of a Navajo Sheep Farm in Aravaipa explained to the Miner that “the service has gotten better, but not better enough.” She explained how she has chosen to purchase special surge protectors for her irrigation system and that when her electricity is off her animals are vulnerable to predators because her electric fence can’t operate. She did explain that overall she enjoys living in the area but would like to see adequate power and internet services available to
residents of the area. The Copper Basin News was able to discuss some of the power outages and customer service related issues with Arlan Riggs the Acting Power Manager and Energy Engineer for SCIP. When asked about the many problems that customers faced with billing and customer service he explained that each issue generally has different circumstances therefore he could not speak specifically to each issue but he did understand that there have been many issues. He did explain that customers who have had damages due to the power surges and outages should call the Coolidge office and begin the Federal Tort Claims process. Riggs further explained that SCIP employs 50 employees and those employees service more than 2,500 square miles of service area. This territory encompasses four counties and the most of the poles and infrastructure are located in unpopulated areas. Generally most power outages and surges are caused by severe weather and occasionally they are caused by equipment
malfunctions. Limited access, distance to the poles and aging infrastructure often delay the power from being turned on quickly. American Revitalization Recovery Act (ARRA) Funds were made available to rural utility providers to improve their infrastructure and services. Officials from SCIP applied for funding but were not awarded any ARRA funds. In today’s electrified lifestyle power is essential, each customer and resident in the Mammoth/Aravaipa area has power to communicate their concerns and potentially be part of the improvements. The Copper Corridor SCIP Study Group is looking for customers to assist with the study group. They need to learn more about how SCIP operates, and what avenues customers have to address concerns. Those interested should contact Lynn Perez-Hewitt via email at email@example.com. Remember if you have experienced any losses due to power outages you do have the right to file a Federal Tort Claim. Call the Coolidge office for additional information 520723-6215.
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Continued from Page 4 The Town of Hayden summer hours are as follows: Public Works Department, 6 a.m. – 2 p.m., beginning May 16; Town Hall Office, Monday – Thursday, 7 a.m. 5 p.m., beginning June 3. HEAD START /EARLY HEAD START Winkelman Head Start and Early Head Start Home Programs are now accepting applications for 2011/2012 School Year. Head Start serves children and families 3 - 4 years of age (this year, must be 3 before Sept 1), while Early Head Start serves pregnant teens and women, as well as infants and toddlers up to 3 years of age, and their families. Both serve children with disabilities, and both provide nutrition, health, education, and family services. Parents will need proof of income, immunization records, and birth certificates at time of application. Head Start officials can be reached at 520-840-0722 or 520-3566245. VALOR HOSPICECARE Valor HospiceCare, serving Dudleyville, Mammoth, San Manuel and Oracle communities, is in need of volunteers to work with patients and their families. If you can write a letter, make a phone call, rake a yard, sit quietly or run an errand then you can make a difference in someone’s life. As a Valor HospiceCare volunteer you will receive comprehensive training in a flexible format that will be customized to your individual schedule. For more information contact Volunteer Coordinator Susan Liechti at 520-615-3996 (office) 520-471-2191 (cell) or by email at sliechti@ valorhospicecare.com. LOBO BOOSTERS For Lobo Booster Club
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Continued from Page 2 Burglary to a vehicle was reported on the 300 block of Bristol. Burglary to a vehicle was reported on the 300 block of Essex. Burglary to a vehicle was reported on the 300 block of Croyden. Criminal damage to a KPD patrol vehicle was reported on the 300 block of Danbury. Aug. 2 Burglary to a vehicle was reported on the 300 block of Essex. Aug. 4 Diana Lee Judd, 49 of Kearny, was arrested on the 400 block of Jamestown.
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Suite 1900, Phoenix, Arizona 85004-2554 Telephone: 602-262-5911 NOTICE OF TRUSTEE’S SALE The following legally described trust property will be sold, pursuant to the power of sale under that certain Deed of Trust and Fixture Filing (“Deed of Trust”) dated August 16, 2007, and recorded on August 24, 2007, at Fee Number 2007-096796, in the official records of Pinal County, Arizona, at public auction to the highest bidder at the main entrance of the Superior Court Building located at 971 Jason Lopez Circle, Building A, Florence, Pinal County, Arizona, on October 5, 2011, at 11:00 a.m. on said day: Lot 17, of CASA GRANDE LINKS, according to the plat of record in the office of the County Recorder of Pinal County, Arizona, recorded in Cabinet C of Maps, Slide 90. Purported Property Address: 886 W. Saint Andrews Drive, Casa Grande, AZ 85122 Tax Parcel Number: 504-63-01700 Original Principal Balance: $320,000.00 Trustor: SUGARTIME LLC, 6420 E. Tanque Verde Road, Tucson, AZ 85715 Beneficiary: NATIONAL BANK OF ARIZONA, 6001 N. 24th Street, Building C, Phoenix, AZ 85016 Trustee: MICHAEL J. FARRELL, ESQ. Jennings, Strouss & Salmon, P.L.C. One E. Washington Street, Suite 1900, Phoenix, AZ 85004-2554 Trustee’s Telephone Number: (602) 262-5911 DATED: June 29, 2011. Michael J. Farrell, Trustee Trustee Basis for Qualification: The Trustee is a member of the State Bar of Arizona, and qualifies under A.R.S. §33-803(A)(2) Regulator of Trustee: State Bar of Arizona STATE OF ARIZONA )) ss. County of Maricopa ) This instrument was acknowledged before me on June 29th, 2011, by Michael J. Farrell as Trustee. Kathrine A. Roberts, Notary Public My Commission Expires: Sept. 20, 2014 CBN Legal 8/10/11, 8/17/11, 8/24/11, 8/31/11
PROPERTY: The West half of the East half of the East half of the Southwest quarter and the West half of the East half of the East half of the East half of the Southwest quarter of Section 12, Township 6 South, Range 10 East, Gila and Salt River Base and Meridian, Pinal County, Arizona. EXCEPT, the North 1760 feet thereof. Together with the easement for ingress and egress and public utilities over the East 15 feet of the Northwest quarter of the West half of the East half of the East half of the Southwest quarter and the West half of the East half of the East half of the East half of the Southwest quarter of Section 12, Township 6 South, Range 10 East, Gila and Salt River Base and meridian, Pinal County, EXCEPT the North 1760 feet thereof. TAX PARCEL NUMBER: 400-12-02102 ORIGINAL PRINCIPAL BALANCE: $105,000.00 Name and Address of Beneficiary: Scott Davis 16248 East Fairview Street Gilbert, Arizona 85297 Name and Address of Trustor: Floyd F. and Marcia L. Hughes, husband and wife, 3290 North Cantrell Place Florence, Arizona 85232 Name, Address and Telephone Number of Trustee; Randy D. Haddock, Esq. Law Office of Rand Haddock, PLC 1535 North Horne #108 Mesa, Arizona 85203 Telephone Number: (480) 634-4737 Manner of Trustee Qualification: Trustee is a person who is a member of the State Bar of Arizona pursuant to A.R.S. 33-803(A)(2). Name of Trustee’s Regulator: The State Bar of Arizona DATED this 15th day of July, 2011. By Randy D. Haddock, Trustee State of Arizona County of Pinal )SS. This instrument was acknowledged before me this 15th day of July, 2011, by Randy D. Haddock, Esq., Trustee. /s/ Barbara Roach Notary Public My commission expires: 11-262014 CBN Legal 8/3/11, 8/10/11, 8/17/11, 8/24/11
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NOTICE (for publication) ARTICLES OF ORGANIZATION HAVE BEEN FILED IN THE OFFICE OF THE ARIZONA CORPORATION COMMISSION FOR I. PINKRACING.US LLC L-1693058-8 II. The address of the known place of business is: 10882 E. Sleepy Hollow Trl Gold Canyon, AZ 85118 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: Brent Woodgrift 10882 E. Sleepy Hollow Trl, Gold Canyon, AZ 85118 manager Jan Woodgrift 10882 E. Sleepy Hollow Trl, Gold Canyon, AZ 85118 manager CBN Legal 8/3/11, 8/10/11, 8/17/11
NOTICE (for publication) ARTICLES OF ORGANIZATION HAVE BEEN FILED IN THE OFFICE OF THE ARIZONA CORPORATION COMMISSION FOR I Name: POST A SIGN SERVICES LLC ACC #L-1694313-8 II The address of the registered office is: 3306 W. White Canyon Road, Queen Creek, Arizona 85142, located in the County of Pinal. The name and address of the Statutory Agent is: Mariscal, Weeks, McIntyre & Friedlander, P.A., 2901 N. Central Avenue – Suite 200, Phoenix, Arizona 85012-2705. III Management of the limited liability company is vested in a manager or managers. The name and address 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 is: Rachel Merrill Member and Manager 3306 W. White Canyon Road Queen Creek, Arizona 85142 Charles H. Oldham Member 2901 N. Central - Suite 200 Phoenix, Arizona 85012-2705 CBN Legal 8/3/11, 8/10/11, 8/17/11
Thomas J. Murphy State Bar No. PB-012825 MURPHY LAW FIRM, INC. P.O. Box 51244 Phoenix, Arizona 85076 (480) 838-4838 tom@ murphylawaz.com Attorney for Petitioner IN THE SUPERIOR COURT OF THE STATE OF ARIZONA IN AND FOR THE COUNTY OF PINAL In the Matter of the Estate of RICHARD O. CLARK, Deceased. No. PB201100098 NOTICE TO CREDITORS (for Publication) NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the undersigned has been appointed Personal Representative of this estate. All persons having claims against the estate are required to present their claims within four months after the date of the first publication of this Notice or the claims will be forever barred. Claims must be presented by delivering or mailing a written statement of the claim to the undersigned Personal Representative, Thomas J, Murphy, MURPHY LAW FIRM, INC., 51 West Elliot, Suite 106, Tempe, Arizona 85284. DATED THIS July 20, 2011. MURPHY LAW FIRM, INC. /s/ Thomas J. Murphy Attorney for Personal Representative Pamela K. Staley, Personal Representative CBN Legal 7/27/11, 8/3/11, 8/10/11
Stanley M. Hammerman, Esq., (#004048) Jon R. Hultgren, Esq., (#010014) Vincent M. Creta, Esq.,(#019044) HAMMERMAN & HULTGREN, P.C. 3101 North Central Avenue, Suite 500 Phoenix, Arizona 85012. Telephone: (602) 264-2566 Facsimile: (602) 266-3488 firstname.lastname@example.org Attorneys for Plaintiff IN THE APACHE JUNCTION JUSTICE COURT PINAL COUNTY, ARIZONA PECAN CREEK COMMUNITY ASSOCIATION, INC., an Arizona non-profit corporation, Plaintiff, vs. NICHOLE HARDY and NATHANIEL HARDY, wife and husband, and each of them, Defendants. ) NO. CV2011-0613 SUMMONS THE STATE OF ARIZONA TO THE DEFENDANTS: Nichole Hardy and Nathaniel Hardy 786 E. Anastasia Street San Tan Valley, AZ 85140 YOU ARE HEREBY SUMMONED and required to appear and defend, within the times applicable in this action in this Court. If served within Arizona, you shall appear and defend within 20 days after the 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 mail 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. Service by registered or certified mail within the State of Arizona is complete 30 days after the date of filing the receipt and affidavit of service with the Court. Service by publicaiton is complete 30 days after the date of first publication. Direct service is complete when made. A.R.C.P. 4. 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 HEREBY NOTIFIED that requests for reasonable accomodation for persons with disabilities must be made to the division assigned to the case by parties at least 3 judicial days in advance of a scheduled court proceeding. 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. A.R.C.P. 10 (d) ; A.R.S. 12-311; A.R.C.P. 5. A copy of the Complaint may be obtained from the Clerk of the Apache Junction Justice Court, 575 North Idaho, No. 200, Apache Junction, AZ 85219, or from Hammerman & Hultgren, P.C., 3101 North Central Avenue, No. 500, Phoenix, AZ 85012. SIGNED AND SEALED this date: 2-11-2011 /s/ Illegible CBN Legal 7/20/11, 7/27/11, 8/3/11, 8/10/11
STATE OF ARIZONA COUNTY OF PINAL When Recorded Return To: Douglas V. Drury, Esq. 8110 E. Cactus Road, Suite 100 Scottsdale, Arizona 85260 NOTICE OF TRUSTEE’S SALE The following legally described property will be sold pursuant to the power of sale under that certain Deed of Trust and Assignment of Rents recorded on October 13, 1998 at recording number 1998041943 in the office of the County Recorder of Pinal County, Arizona, at public auction to the highest bidder on September 29, 2011 at 9:15 a.m. of said day, at the front steps of the Pinal County Courthouse, 971 N. Jason Lopez Circle, Building A, Florence, AZ 85232. All right, title and interest conveyed to and now held by it under said Deed of Trust in the following described property will be sold: TAX PARCEL NUMBER: 308-060090 LEGAL DESCRIPTION Lot 18, Block 7, of Mitman Addition to the town of Oracle Arizona, according to the plat of record in the office of the County recorder of Pinal County, Arizona, recorded in Book 14 of Maps, Page 39. Including any mobile home or other fixture. The undersigned Trustee disclaims any liability for any incorrectness of the street address and/or other common designation shown herein. The property address is purported to be: 870 N. Sycamore Dr., Oracle, Arizona 85623 ORIGINAL PRINCIPAL BALANCE: $74,250.00 NAME AND ADDRESS OF CURRENT BENEFICIARY: Springleaf Home Equity, Inc. f/k/a American General Home Equity, Inc. 3168 E. Indian School Rd., Ste. A Phoenix, Arizona 85016-06892 Phone No. (602) 468-0008 Qualification of Trustee: The Trustee herein qualifies as a Trustee of the Trust Deed in the Trustee’s capacity as a member of the state bar of Arizona as required by A.R.S.§33-803(A). The Trustee is regulated by the State Bar of Arizona, 111 W. Monroe, Suite 1800, Phoenix, AZ 85003. NAME AND ADDRESS OF ORIGINAL TRUSTORS: Ronnie G. Doran Sherry M. Doran 870 N. Sycamore Dr. Oracle, Arizona 85623 or P.O. Box 402 Oracle, AZ 85623 NAME AND ADDRESS OF SUCCESSOR TRUSTEE: Douglas V. Drury, Esq. 8110 E. Cactus Road, Suite 100 Scottsdale, Arizona 85260 (480) 368-5511 Sale information: muellerdrury.com The sale will be made for Cash or Cashier’s Check (in lawful money of the United States and acceptable to the Trustee), without convenant or warranty, expressed or implied, regarding title, possession, or encumbrances. Bidding: All bidding is open to the public, without regard to race, color, gender, religion, handicap, familial status or national origin. Property is sold on an as-is-where-is-condition. A $10,000.00 deposit in cash or cashier’s check is required to be presented to the Trustee in order to be able to bid. Notice – This is a communication from a debt collector. This is an attempt to collect a debt; any information obtained will be used for that purpose. SIGNATURE OF TRUSTEE BY: Douglas Drury DATED: 6/30/2011 STATE OF ARIZONA )) ss. County of Maricopa ) On June 30, 2011 before me, the undersigned, a Notary Public in and for said State, personally appeared James P. Mueller on behalf of Douglas V. Drury, Trustee, personally known to me (or proved to me on the basis of satisfactory evidence) to be the person who executed the within instrument. WITNESS my hand and official seal Rachelle Lumpp Notary Public My Commission Expires: 6/30/2012 CBN Legal 8/3/11, 8/10/11, 8/17/11, 8/24/11
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The family of Manny Rivera “Rivers” wish to thank family, friends and neighbors for your support during our loss of our beloved husband, father and tata. We are truly blessed and very grateful for all the beautiful people in our lives. Thanks to each and every one of you. A special thanks to Father Dale Branson for the beautiful mass. Thanks to our good friend Margaret Rodriguez and Kearny Friends for the lovely music. Thanks to our good friend and neighbor Benny Felix and the lovely ladies for the excellent food. We couldn’t have gotten through this without all of you. Thanks Again, Eva Rose Rivera Dennis (Rose) & Family Anna Marie & Family Paul (Monica) & Family Tisha (Vince) & Family Andy (Regina) & Family
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Administrative Assistant Salary Range $30,000-40,000 DOE Apache Junction, Arizona The Central Arizona Association of Governments has an opening for a full time Administrative Assistant. Qualified candidates must be proficient using various word processing and computer graphics software programs. The successful candidate will provide clerical/secretarial support performing basic secretarial duties such as typing, filing, photocopying, telephone assistance, mail, supplies and calendars. May also schedule and confirm appointments, meetings and travel arrangements. The position will also conduct administrative duties such as assisting in the preparation of monthly operating results, monitoring expenses, tracking information using a PC, special projects requiring research and judgment, reviewing and analyzing reports. This position requires a highly organized and detail-oriented professional. H.S. diploma or equivalent required. AA degree preferred within a related field or a minimum of 5 years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience. Excellent benefits package. Send detailed resume and three work related references to: Andrea Robles, Central Arizona Association of Governments (CAAG), 1075 S. Idaho Road, Suite 300, Apache Junction, Arizona 85119 (mark CONFIDENTIAL). All resumes must be received no later than 12:00 p.m., Thursday, August 11, 2011 – Fax: (480) 474-9306 or e-mail arobles@caagcentral. org. CAAG is an EOEmale/female, handicapped affirmative action employer.
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25. Instruction AIRLINES ARE HIRING - Train for high paying Aviation Career. FAA approved program. Financial aid if qualiﬁed - Job placement assistance. CALL Aviation Institute of Maintenance 866-314-5370. (AzCAN) ATTEND COLLEGE ONLINE from Home. *Medical, *Business, *Paralegal, *Accounting, *Criminal Justice. Job placement assistance. Computer available. Financial Aid if qualiﬁed. Call 888-216-1541. www. CenturaOnline.com. (AzCAN) ALLIED HEALTH career training. Attend college 100% online. Job placement assistance. Computer available. Financial Aid if qualiﬁed. SCHEV certiﬁed. Call 800-481-9409. www.CenturaOnline.com. (AzCAN) Beginning to intermediate piano lessons and bass guitar lessons. $5/15 min or $10/30 min weekly. Leave msg at 520-363-9573.W 8/10 2TP
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4. Send the Ad to the Copper Basin News/Superior Sun Call (520) 363-5554 or mail this coupon in to Copper Basin News, P.O. Box 579, Kearny, AZ 85237. You may send check or money order. No Cash Please. You may pay with Visa, MasterCard or American Express. CC#__________________________Expir: _________
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YARD SALE: Baby furniture, kids clothes, household items etc. 5945 N. Dudleyville Rd.Sat. 13th & Sun.14th 7am - ? W 8/10 1TP HUGE Family Yard Sale Friday the 12th & Saturday the 13th. 5333 N. Kennecott Rd., Hayden W 8/10 1TP
45. Miscellaneous Homeschooling mom of 2 boys ages 7 and 5 looking to connect with other homeschoolers in the Kearny area. Leave msg at 520-363-9573 W 8/10 2TP
45. Miscellaneous COME JOIN ME Tuesday Evening, Aug. 16th, for an Open House from 6-8 p.m. at 313 Fairhaven. Come see this fabulous remodeled home and bring a friend. Leysa Rought Weichert, Realtors-Lake Realty
50.Mobile Homes NEW 3 Bedroom / 2 Bath DOUBLEWIDE - CAVCO Durango Factory Order. Full Drywall. Hardwood Cabinets 1st Quality, Lowest Price - $32,995! Home Outlet 1-800-493-2221. www. thehomeoutletaz.com. (AzCAN)
68.Adoption ADOPTION: We would love to share our life with a child. Bright future ﬁlled with love and opportunity awaits newborn. Charlie & Nancy. 1-866-953-6670. www. bighopesforalittleone.com. (AzCAN) ADOPT: A young, 1st time mom & dad promise your baby a lifetime of LOVE. Expenses paid. Kim & Anthony, 1-877-293-0562. (AzCAN)
80.Rentals Looking for an affordable 62+ senior apartment? Superior Arboretum Apartments, immediate occupancy, one bedroom & studios, on-site laundry & utility allowance. Rent based on income guidelines. 199 W. Gray Drive, Superior, AZ. Call 1-866-962-4804, www.ncr.org/superiorarboretum. Equal Housing Opportunity/Wheel Chair Accessible. (AzCAN) Superior For Rent: 1 bedroom, furnished $500 per month $300 security 520-431-0672 W 8/10 TFN Superior For Rent: 1 bedroom, furnished $425 per month $300 security 520-431-0672 W 8/10 TFN For rent, furnished 1 ½ bedroom, 1 bathroom mobile home in Superior. Completely fenced in area includes washer/dryer, garbage pick up, yard maintenance. $425 mo. plus security deposit. Call 520-827-0611 or 520-827-0276 W 7/27 4TP
Nice homes. Good prices.
Anderson Rentals LLC
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81.Commercial Rentals Mammoth Plaza for sale. $320,000. 12,000 sf on 4 acres. Tom, 520-982-0200. K4/21 TFN 7,000 sf building for sale $145,000 129 N Main Street, Mammoth. 520-982-0200. K5/12 TFN
100.Real Estate ADVERTISE YOUR HOME, property or business for sale in 87 AZ newspapers. Reach over 1 million readers for ONLY $330! Call this newspaper or visit: www. classiﬁedarizona.com. (AzCAN) PRESCOTT AREA - Rare opportunity foreclosure. 101 acres - $89,900. Great opportunity at Ruger Ranch located near Kirkland. On maintained road. Build now or buy & hold. 1st come basis. Special lender ﬁnancing. Call AZLR 1-888-6908271. ADWR available. (AzCAN) DEEP DISCOUNT Log Cabin on 8+ AC, $99,900. Owner must sell, beautiful whole log cabin on 8+ acres at Windsor Valley Ranch. Additional acreage available at cool 7,000 feet elevation outside Show Low, AZ. Financing and ADWR available. Call AZLR 866-5525687. Equal Housing. (AzCAN)
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3 bed, 1 3/4 bath home, 1,456 sq. ft., fenced back yard enclosed laundry area, storage room, stove & refrigerator. $79,900. Aravaipa land. 2 parcels, each 2.80 acres. Registered well, fenced, both for $49,900. Open Monday-Friday After hours or evenings call: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Saturday 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. MIKE GROVER ............................................ 520-471-0171 Available by appt. anytime. SHARON FLAKE ......................................... 520-483-0657 RICHARd LARGENT................................... 520-256-1406 TONYA LARGENT ....................................... 520-256-1095 BILL KELLAM.............................................. 520-603-3944 EQUAL HOUSING REALTOR PAULA MERTEN-BROKER......................... 520-471-3085 OPPORTUNITY
Copper Basin News, Hayden, Arizona
Continued from Page 1 vicariously through them as much as possible. I sat on the sidewalk with the two youngin’s as they happily piled out the contents of their new backpacks and methodically showed me each item...so cool! It is undeniably enjoyable to sit with little kids that are ready to rock in school; it’s actually really uplifting. Once I had said goodbye to these two darling children, I walked inside to see the enormous “take” that had resulted from all the gracious donations from the community; it was massive… there were piles of notebooks and pencils and pens and hand sanitizer and glue, scissors and tissues. And more. There was definitely more. It seemed like the whole area had descended upon Angela’s office to drop off piles of school supplies. Over the course of my visit, I was privileged to see several students come and benefit from the good will of others. Angela Hillan-Ramirez and the Copper Basin Chamber of Commerce are very appreciative for the many donors who came together to help students this year: Mark Romo of Bank of the West, Ray Federal Credit Union, ASARCO, Ramon Esquivel and Family, Coppernet Systems, Mayetta Payton, Kearny Health Mart, Dan Sheets, Samantha Misita and Family, Rosalia’s Restaurant, Mary Allen Avelar and family, Cecilia Magallanez, Blanca Avelar, Officer Lopez, Kathy Gonzales, Lora Snow, Dr. Crawford, Particia and Joe Morales and Family, Willian Sandefur, Paul Jennifer Hill, Rag’s Carwash, La Cantina, Judge Orzell and Family, Town of Hayden and Vice Mayor Maria Munoz, Cami Boyd and family, Sellers Family, Town of Kearny, Taylor Ritter, Hillan-Huerta Family, Jeff Ramirez, Connie Hillan, Jay and Norma Cardanes, Ms. Patsy of “Be My Guest” and Manuel and Veva Carillo.
Wednesday, August 10, 2011 Jerika Hillan-Huerta and Samantha Martinez did an
incredible job during the drive.
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