Just over a month ago, the City of San Diego unveiled their Reverse 911 call system. And, it was just in time, too. This week as forest fires raged out of control in California, an estimated 500,000 phone calls went out to residents in San Diego informing them that it was time to evacuate.
It was 10:15 when the Yavapai County Sheriff's Office (YCSO) received a call reporting a downed Cessna airplane on Williamson Valley Road. Pilot Gary Erwin Lewis, 52, from the Phoenix area, had some sort of engine failure, and attempted to make an emergency landing on Williamson Valley Road.
It happens rarely, but a Paulden resident died from a rattlesnake bite on Saturday, according to a media release from Susan Quayle, Media Relations Coordinator for the Yavapai County Sheriff's Office (YCSO).
A senior at Prescott High School died yesterday. Cause of death has not yet been determined. Prescott eNews will bring more information when it becomes available. At this point, the student's name is being withheld.
Clear blue sky, open spaces, wildlife at your doorstep – all great reasons to move to Arizona and build your dream home! Vast acreages of former ranchland are being subdivided and sold to those who appreciate the value of a rural lifestyle.
Our ancestors lived in direct contact daily with nature, and all our senses, our behaviors, our social adaptations were strongly influenced by the thousands of other organisms that interacted with us. Those "other nations" are part of our true heritage.