Cinematographer Nikita Carpenter films while American Library Association President Emily Drabinski interviews Coconino County Supervisor Lena Fowler at Page Public Library.

Page Library featured in upcoming documentary

Page Public Library is back in the national limelight. The American Library Association (ALA) and cinematographer Nikita Carpenter are shooting a documentary of ALA President Emily Drabinski’s …
Page City Council candidate Tom Preller flanked by fellow candidates Vice Mayor John Kocjan and Craig Simmons.

Candidate positions on recall

Members of Page City Council did not sign the Page Action Committee (PAC) petition or support the recall of David Auge and Mike Farrow. Yet, on June 26, they were put in the position of approving a …
Sports

Arizona hires Desireé Reed-Francois as athletic director to navigate move to Big 12

University of Missouri Director of Athletics Desireé Reed-Francois speaks at a news conference introducing Dennis Gates as the new head basketball coach at Missouri, Tuesday, March 22, 2022, in Columbia, Mo. Arizona has hired Reed-Francois to guide the athletics department through financial difficulties prior to the school's move to the Big 12. Reed-Francois agreed to terms Monday, Feb. 19, 2024, on a five-year contract that will start at $1 million per year, pending approval by the Arizona Board of Regents.
  TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) — Arizona has hired former Missouri athletic director Desireé Reed-Francois to guide the athletics department through financial difficulties prior to the …
Connor Peterson at state tournament championship round.

Sand Devil wrestlers find success at state

Five Page wrestlers returned from the state tournament with some impressive hardware around their necks: Connor Peterson, Ian Yellowhair, Trina Bennett, Ilina Robbins, and Mya Tsinniginnie all …
3A North Player of the Year Tyree Stingley.

Page High School student named 3A North Player of the Year

Tyree Stingley, a junior at Page High School, was named the 3A North Boys’ Basketball Player of the Year. The 3A North Player of the Year is voted on by all the boys basketball coaches in 3A …

Mustangs knock Sand Devils out of playoffs

The Sand Devils’ amazing season came to a disappointing end Wednesday night in the first round of the state championship tournament when they lost to Monument Valley 58-61.

Lady Sand Devils advance to state quarterfinals

The Lady Sand Devils advanced to the quarterfinals of the 3A State Championship tournament after defeating Ganado 60-38 in the tournament’s second round Friday.

Lady Sand Devils edged out in regional championship

FORT DEFIANCE, Ariz. – The Window Rock Lady Scouts narrowly beat out the Lady Sand Devils in the regional championship game Saturday by a score of 57 to 51.
Obituaries
Marjory Kay Lee
Marjory Kay Lee, born Nov. 3, 1939, in Spring Valley, Illinois, died June 13, 2024 in Tucson, Arizona. Marge attended school in Roseburg, Oregon, where she graduated high school. She then graduated …
In Loving Memory of Danielle Barr-Devenny
It is with the heaviest of hearts that we announce the passing of our beloved sweetheart soul of a sister, Danielle Barr-Devenny, who departed from our lives much too soon on May 25, 2024. She was a …
Irene Marie Schuring
Irene Marie Schuring (nee Waschk) was born in Osterode, East Prussia, Germany, on May 4, 1923.  Her parents were Friedrich Waschk and Anna Elise Schmidt. Throughout World War II in Germany, …
Richard Kidman
Richard O’Brien Kidman was born on June 22, 1944 in Logan, Utah to LaVere and Leah Kidman. Richard fought a brave fight against pancreatic cancer starting in January 2021 and passed away in his …
Gary Woods
Gary Woods passed from life to life eternal on Aug. 11, 2023. He was preceded in death by his parents, Ray Arthur and Doris Jean Woods. He is survived by his wife Cindy Woods, children, Jarrod Woods …
Opinion

Letter to the Editor: Thoughts on candidates’ debate

Although I am no longer a resident of Page due to various health issues, I still consider Page my “hometown” and have retained many close, personal relationships. As a former member …

Energy guru says energy gap can be bridged

The experts tell us an energy gap looms. Fossil fuels are phasing out, and solar and wind power can’t produce enough electricity to meet the demand in coming decades.
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