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Winslow Bulldogs edge Blue Ridge, lose to Payson

The Winslow Bulldogs, nearing the end of the season, played two games last week, claiming victory over Blue Ridge 7-6 April 16 and losing to the Payson Longhorns 7-1 April 19.

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Lady Bulldogs defeat Blue Ridge; win one, lose two at Las Vegas tournament

The Winslow Lady Bulldogs played four games last week, defeating the Blue Ridge Lady Yellowjackets 8-6 at their first game April 16 in Winslow.

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Hopi High journalism teacher nominated for state teacher award

Stan Bindell, media teacher at Hopi High School, has been nominated for the Arizona Interscholastic Press Association (AIPA) Forest R. Martin Award, the top award in the state for a high school journalism teacher.

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Art club raises $750 for hunger

On April 5, Winslow Junior High Art club raised $750 for people subject to hunger in Winslow through its “Empty Bowls” art auction.

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Q&A: Winslow's new city manager shares his impressions of Winslow

John Barkley is Winslow’s new city manager who started his tenure December 2018.

Winslow Council addresses street lights and weed control

During a call to the public at the April 9 Winslow City Council meeting, Deni O’Quinn spoke for another woman concerned about her safety because of a street light that is out.

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Winslow High track teams compete in Joseph City, Show Low and Blue Ridge meets

The Winslow Bulldogs track teams participated in three meets recently at Joseph City, Show Low and Blue Ridge.

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Bulldog baseball and softball teams face tough losses in recent games

The Winslow Bulldogs began play in the Wolves Invitational Tournament in Goodyear April 4 where the Combs Coyotes defeated the Bulldogs 8-7 in a hotly contested game.

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Butterfield pitches a perfect game in win against Blue Ridge Lady Yellowjackets

The Winslow Lady Bulldogs defeated the Camp Verde Cow Girls 5-1 in Winslow March 28.

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Winslow's baseball and softball teams put up wins

The Winslow Bulldogs defeated the Sedona Red Rock Scorpions 12-2 March 18 in Winslow.

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Brown Mug serving Winslow for 61 years

The Brown Mug Café in Winslow is proud to be celebrating 61 years in 2019.

Winslow Council appoints art, rodeo and economic development committee members

During the March 12 Winslow City Council meeting, Vice Mayor Bob Schlesinger praised Public Housing Director Kim Salazar for the job she has done since taking over the position.

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Bulldogs baseball improve record to 4-5 in March 9 win over Fountain Hills Falcons

The Winslow Bulldogs defeated the Fountain Hills Falcons 16-9 in Cave Creek March 9.

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Bulldog track teams shine bright in opener

The Winslow High School track teams participated in their first meet in Flagstaff March 2, where they saw some promising performances. The track team attended a second meet March 9 at Mesa Community College.

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Lady Bulldogs softball trounce Sedona Lady Scorpians; Bulldogs win one, lose two in tourney

The Winslow Lady Bulldogs softball team blitzed the Sedona Red Rock Lady Scorpions 19-0 in their opening game of the season in Winslow.

Winter Storm closes Navajo-Hopi Observer office

The Navajo-Hopi Observer office is currently closed because of extreme weather conditions and will potentially remain closed until Monday, Feb. 25.

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Bulldogs, Lady Bulldogs advance in state championship games

The Winslow Lady Bulldogs defeated the Ganado Lady Hornets 38-32 in the Arizona State 3A Conference Championship Tournament.

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Winslow girls and boys basketball teams defeat Snowflake and Payson; head to State

The Winslow High School varsity basketball teams won two games each last week.

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Bulldogs basketball teams improve records

The Winslow High School varsity basketball teams had two games each last week with the boys and girls teams beating their rival, the Snowflake Lobos.

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Winslow Bulldogs win three, Lady Bulldogs lose two in last week's basketball action

The Winslow boys’ basketball team had a good week winning all three of their games, two of them on the road, while the Winslow girls lost two of their three games.

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Winslow Bulldogs, Lady Bulldogs beat Holbrook Roadrunners at home

Both Winslow High School varsity basketball teams defeated the visiting teams from Holbrook at in Don Petranovich Gymnasium Jan. 11.

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Winslow Bulldogs boys and girls basketball schedules resume in Show Low in 2019

The Winslow High School basketball teams were successful in 2018 and expect to be playoff teams.

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Winslow Lady Bulldogs win two of three

The Winslow Lady Bulldogs won two of their three games last week, defeating Tuba City and Chinle but losing to Window Rock.

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Winslow active shooter held without bond

On Dec. 3, the Winslow Police Department received calls of shots fired in the 900 block of West Second Street in Winslow.

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Photo highlights: Winslow lights up for Christmas

Homes and businesses in Winslow dressed up in their holiday best for the Christmas season.

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Lady Bulldogs win Pepsi Tournament Dec. 8, defeat Flagstaff Lady Eagles 50-32

The Winslow Lady Bulldogs defeated the Flagstaff Lady Eagles 50-32 to win the Pepsi Invitational Tournament in Flagstaff Dec. 8.

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Around the Rez: Week of Dec. 12

Around the Rez: Week of Dec. 12

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Jaken Todacheenie takes first in team roping

Holbrook High School junior Jaken Todacheenie captured first place at the National Team Roping rodeo Nov. 23 in Wickenburg.

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Council Delegate: Production of hemp on Nation could make up lost revenue

On Dec. 7, the Navajo Indian Irrigation Project Negotiation Subcommittee (NIIP) received updates and discussed the Navajo Nation’s position of hemp production.

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Delegate Slim advocates for community involvement at Antelope Canyon

On Nov. 28, Council Delegate Tuchoney Slim, Jr. met with the National Park Service regarding concerns of activities within the Glen Canyon National Recreational Area, Rainbow Bridge National Monument and Antelope Point, all areas located near Page, Arizona.

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Public expresses concerns to Navajo Police during first listening session

The Navajo Police Department heard from the public during the first of a six-listening sessions scheduled by the Office of Chief of Police.

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Begaye honors legacy of President George H.W. Bush

George Herbert Walker Bush, the 41st president of the United States of America, passed away Nov. 30 at the age of 94.

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Winslow Bulldogs win three at the Red Rock/Pagos Pizza Classic tourney

The Winslow Bulldogs played well and won three games while losing one in the Red Rock/Pagos Pizza Classic Tournament at Sedona.

Winslow City Council approves human rights ordinance after lengthy public discussion

The Winslow City Council met Nov. 13 and adopted a human rights ordinance with a vote of 4-3.

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Bulldogs and Lady Bulldogs kick off basketball season Nov. 20 against Flagstaff Eagles

The Winslow Bulldogs and Lady Bulldogs will start their 2018-19 basketball seasons at Flagstaff Nov. 20 against the Flagstaff Eagles and Lady Eagles.

WIFA announces $5,100,000 loan closing for the city of Winslow

A $5.1 million loan with the city of Winslow will be used to replace and upgrade infrastructure at the city’s wastewater treatment plant.

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Winslow Bulldogs eliminated from playoffs

The Northwest Christian Crusaders defeated the Winslow Bulldogs 49-6 in the first round of the 3A Conference Football Playoffs Nov. 2 in Phoenix.

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Winslow Bulldogs head to state playoffs

The Winslow Bulldogs learned Oct. 27 that they will play in the Arizona State 3A Conference Football Tournament Nov. 2.

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Snowflake Lobos hand Winslow Bulldogs late loss, 23-0

The Snowflake Lobos defeated the Winslow Bulldogs 24-0 in Winslow Oct. 26 in Winslow.

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Candlelight vigil helps shed light on domestic violence in Winslow

The city of Winslow and Alice’s Place Violence Shelter provided a forum on the problem of domestic violence in Winslow Oct. 18.

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Niagara Rockbridge crowned Miss Indian Arizona 2018-2019

President Russell Begaye met and congratulated Niagara Rockbridge, a member of the Navajo Nation Youth Advisory Council (NNYAC) who was recently crowned Miss Indian Arizona 2018-2019 Oct. 13.

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Arizona Meteorite Man history explained

Ken Zoll of Verde Valley Archaeology Center explains meteorite science history during an Arizona Highlights which is presented by Old Trails Museum in Winslow.

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Winslow Bulldogs defeat Holbrook Roadrunners 50-0, leaving team with playoff dreams

The Winslow Bulldogs defeated the Holbrook Roadrunners 50-0 Oct. 5 in Winslow. The win improved Winslow’s record to 5-3 and dropped Holbrook’s record to 1-5.

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Show Low Cougars defeat Winslow Bulldogs

The Show Low Cougars defeated the Winslow Bulldogs 35-18 Sept. 28 in Show Low’s homecoming game.

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Winslow Bulldogs defeat Tuba City Warriors, 47-0 during homecoming game

The Winslow Bulldogs defeated the Tuba City Warriors Sept. 21 in Winslow’s homecoming game. The win improved Winslow’s record to 4-2 and left Tuba City at 1-4.

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Winslow Bulldogs defeat Tanque Verde Hawks, 40-0; Homecoming Sept. 21

The Winslow Bulldogs defeated the Tanque Verde Hawks in Tucson Sept. 14 in Tanque Verde’s Homecoming game. The win improved Winslow’s record to 3-2 and left Tanque Verde at 1-3.

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Good Morning Winslow: county budget in a crunch

On Sept. 5, Navajo County Manager Glenn Kephart and Sheriff Kelly “KC” Clark were presented by the Winslow Chamber of Commerce during a monthly mixer.

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Winslow Bulldogs defeat Chinle Wildcats 26-0

The Winslow Bulldogs defeated the Chinle Wildcats 26-0 in Winslow Sept. 7. The win evened Winslow’s record at 2-2 and left Chinle with a record of no wins and three losses.

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A look inside Winslow Justice Court and Winslow recidivism rates

Winslow’s Justice Court is in Precinct 2 and overseen by Judge B. J. Little.

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Winslow Bulldogs top Monument Valley Mustangs, 43-28

The Winslow Bulldogs journeyed to Kayenta and met the Monument Valley Mustangs on Aug. 24, defeating the Mustangs 43-28. Because of lightning, the game had a late start.

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