Mount Graham

Swift Trail on Mount Graham to reopen Thursday

Contributed Article SAFFORD – On Thursday, Sept. 14 the closure on Mt. Graham, located on the Coronado National Forest, Safford Ranger District, will be adjusted to include just the high-severity burned…







Lightning sparks fire above Frye Mesa

By Eric Burk eric@gilavalleycentral.net MOUNT GRAHAM – A thunderstorm apparently sparked a fire on Mount Graham in the canyon above Frye Mesa on Wednesday around 2:45 p.m. Tracy Weber, acting…


Missing son found . . . in jail

By Jon Johnson jon@gilavalleycentral.net GRAHAM COUNTY – A mother’s concern likely changed to a different type of worry after she learned her son she reported as possibly being missing on…