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Time to Prune, Do it Right!

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Mission Statement

Desert Companion is the premier city magazine that celebrates the pursuits, passions and aspirations of Southern Nevadans. With award-winning lifestyle journalism and design, Desert Companion does more than inform and entertain. We spark dialogue, engage people and define the spirit of the Las Vegas Valley.

Publisher Melanie Cannon Editor Andrew Kiraly

n Pruning & Trimming n Fertilization & Soil Management n Tree & Stump Removal n Insect & Disease Management n Emergency & Storm Damage Service n Irrigation Installation & Maintenance

n Young Tree Development n Cabling & Bracing n Tree Inventory & Assessment n Tree Rescue & Repair n Evaluations & Estimates n Transplanting

Art Director Christopher Smith Sales manager Christine Kiely National account manager Laura Alcaraz Account executives Sharon Clifton, Robyn Mathis, Carol Skerlich, Markus Van’t Hul Marketing Associate Lisa Kelly Subscription manager Chris Bitonti Web administrator Danielle Branton

We provide thoughtful, high quality tree care backed by education, experience & certification.

Contributing writers Jim Begley, Lynnette Curtis, Chantal Corcoran, Cybele, Megan Edwards, Alan Gegax, Mélanie Hope, Jarret Keene, Danielle Kelly, David McKee, Christie Moeller, Brock Radke, Lissa Townsend Rodgers, Mark Sedenquist

Prune your tree’s now, the cool season is the best time!

Contributing artists Mike Hill, Bill Hughes, Sabin Orr

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Design | Installation | Renovation | Consultation | Maintenance | Tree Care Hardscapes | Small Jobs | Irrigation | Lighting

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Editorial: Andrew Kiraly, (702) 259-7856;

Fax: (702) 258-5646 Advertising: Christine Kiely, (702) 259-7813;

Subscriptions: Chris Bitonti, (702) 259-7810;

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Website: Desert Companion is published 12 times a year by Nevada Public Radio, 1289 S. Torrey Pines Dr., Las Vegas, NV 89146. It is available by subscription at, or as part of Nevada Public Radio membership. It is also distributed free of charge at select locations in the Las Vegas Valley. All photographs, artwork and ad designs printed are the sole property of Desert Companion and may not be duplicated or reproduced without the written permission of the publisher. The views of Desert Companion contributing writers are not necessarily the views of Desert Companion or Nevada Public Radio. Contact Chris Bitonti for back issues, which are available for purchase for $7.95.

ISSN 2157-8389 (print) ISSN 2157-8397 (online)

Desert Companion - November 2012  

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