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Scenes From the Longview Fire
The Longview Fire (aka “Elgin Brush Fire”) burned 553 acres before crews from several fire departments brought it under control.
Prescribed Burn Scheduled for March 13-15
News Release The Sierra Vista Ranger District of the Coronado National Forest, in collaboration with multiple partners to include BLM GID, Border Patrol, Arizona Game and Fish, Fort Huachuca, U.S. […]
New County Manager Appointed
The Santa Cruz County Board of Supervisors voted unanimously at the Supervisors meeting held on March 7 to appoint Jesus Valdez as County Manager. Valdez, who is currently serving as […]
Public Detour for Work on Harshaw Road
News Release South32 will be working to make improvements to Harshaw Road near the Hermosa Project entrance for approximately six months starting this month, resulting in a public traffic detour. […]
Longview Fire Progress Halted, Evacuations Lifted
Photo by Marion Vendituoli Fire crews have stopped forward progress of the Longview Fire that began Sunday afternoon some time around 3pm. According to an eyewitness account, the fire started […]
BREAKING NEWS – Wildfire in Elgin Area, Evacuations Ordered
UPDATE, Sunday 11:52pm: Click here to read UPDATE, Sunday 7PM from AZ Forestry, which took command of Longview Fire earlier today: “Crews have stopped forward progress on Longview Fire, 553 […]
Aquatic Center Receives Legacy Foundation Grant
PRAC has received $43,000 towards the goal of heating the Patagonia Pool, which should extend the pool’s season.
News From Rotary Club
A round-up of recent and upcoming Mountain Empire Rotary events.
Let’s Cook With the Elgin/Sonoita Cowbelles: Hamburger Mushroom Delight
This quick, easy recipe has been a long-time family favorite. No need for a last minute dash to the market since the ingredients are staples in most kitchens.