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DUI Task Force conducting checkpoint Saturday - WMI central
PINETOP — Thanks to grants from the Arizona Governor’s Office of Highway Safety, the White Mountain DUI Task Force will be again be conducting its annual checkpoint on State Route 260 near milepost 354.5. The ninth annual checkpoint starts at 6:30 p.m ...
Shooting shines spotlight on domestic violence - WMI central
WHITE MOUNTAINS — A recent shooting in a local casino has shone the spotlight on domestic violence. The gunman allegedly shot an assault rifle, wounding two and prompting police to fatally shoot him.
Manhunt: Assault suspect spotted in White Mountains - WMI central
WHITE MOUNTAINS — Latonio Wilson, 24, a man wanted in connection with a Monday night assault at the Matzazal Casino near Payson, has been spotted close to Show Low. Tonto-Apache Police Chief Mary Schlosser confirmed on Aug. 20 that Wilson‘s red ...
Olympian goes home after rehab - WMI central
SHOW LOW — Amy Van Dyken-Rouen, a six-time gold medalist swimmer seriously injured in an ATV accident, left the hospital Thursday. She was left paralyzed below the waist after a June 6 accident, in Torreon.
Outdoor Enthusiasts: Create a Plan for Wildlife to Thrive on Your Land - WMI central
(StatePoint) Whether your home rests on a small lot or a large woodland, there are steps you can take to create a thriving ecosystem for local wildlife. And if you live on woodlands, you may even consider turning your property into an ideal game habitat.
Simple steps people with diabetes can take to improve their quality of life - WMI central
(BPT) - One of the ways people with diabetes can help manage their disease is balancing food with physical activity, according to the American Diabetes Association (Association). By maintaining a balanced diet with regular exercise, you have the ...
Sports concussions generate attention with start of school year - WMI central
(BPT) - You’re spending your nights standing on the sidelines, cheering your daughter as she dribbles a soccer ball across the field. Or maybe you’re cheering on your quarterback son as he yells “hut” at a football scrimmage. The school year - and ...
For Dwight Clark, the Catch Is Chiropractic Care - WMI central
(NewsUSA) - Dwight Clark, former wide receiver of the San Fransisco 49ers, has a special place in his heart for chiropractic care. Most famous for "The Catch" in the 1982 NFC championship game, Clark found that chiropractic care, and seeing a chiropractor ...
Your Online Reputation: Handle With Care - WMI central
(NewsUSA) - Maintaining a positive reputation online is indispensable in today's digital age. It's time to take a long, honest look at how you manage your online reputation. Consider these statistics: According to 2011 Cone Online Influence Trend Tracker ...
Don't Get Blindsided by the Sticker Shock of College - WMI central
(NewsUSA) - When it comes to paying for college education, careful planning and budgeting are musts. Just take a look at this -- as of 2012, college tuition has increased 1,120 percent -- far outpacing the price of consumer goods, medical expenses and food ...