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ST. JOHNS — Jay Patrick Jaiken, 34, has been charged by the Apache County Attorney’s Office with second degree murder and tampering with evide… Read more

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ST. JOHNS — As of Thursday morning, some early voters in southern Apache County had yet to receive early voting ballots from the Apache County… Read more

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HOLBROOK — It would be fair guess to say that a lot of local residents who read The Independent know the name Zolton, who is a K-9 deputy with… Read more

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KAYENTA — A Navajo County Sheriff’s Office deputy making a routine speeding stop near milepost marker 375 on U.S. Highway 160 west of Kayenta … Read more

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APACHE COUNTY—The ongoing feud between Eagar Mayor Bryce M. Hamblin who practices law in the county, and Round Valley Justice of the Peace Mar… Read more

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PINETOP-LAKESIDE – Depending on your age, you may remember the popular song, “How much is that Doggie in the Window?” Read more

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In a July 21 article regarding a referendum on the PTLS rezoning of 25.5 acres a quote was attributed to property owner Brett Cote, BC2 LLC by… Read more

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Tempe – Crisis Response Network announces that a select group of Arizona organizations, including Valley of the Sun United Way, Arizona Public… Read more

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Traveling to the Chief Alchesay Activity Center on Thursday, Feb. 27, the procession escorting Office David Kellywood's hearse passed innumera… Read more

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Covering the entire parking lot to the left of the Chief Alchesay Activity Center on Thursday, Feb. 27 were law enforcement vehicles and motor… Read more

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Remembering Officer David Kellywood, schools, churches and businesses lined Chief Avenue in Whiteriver with banners of tribute for his journey home. Read more

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HOLBROOK — Accused murderer James Mellen Sr. pleaded guilty to manslaughter a Class 2 Felony, in the Navajo County Superior Court last Monday.… Read more

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SHOW LOW—The City of Show Low’s zoning case against pioneer matriarch Joy Owens is on pause in the Show Low Municipal Court while the parties … Read more

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PINETOP-LAKESIDE — The town council passed two resolutions at their Nov. 21 meeting. The first was an intergovernmental agreement (IGA) with t… Read more

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NAVAJO AND APACHE COUNTIES – The Boards of Supervisors for Navajo and Apache counties have hired lawyers to sue various drug manufacturers, di… Read more

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Firing operations continued today on the northeast perimeter of the fire along Forest Road 449 to secure the fireline. Infrared imaging with a… Read more

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The fire increased in size Friday, adding another 14,441 acres as the wind pushed the fire north and north eastward in three fingers. The grow… Read more

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HOLBROOK — When buying a vehicle, a buyer needs to know whether the seller really owns the vehicle and if there are any liens on it from lende… Read more

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