Monthly Archives: March 2010

ABC Arizona Communities All Roads Lead to Holbrook A few years ago the Holbrook Chamber of Commerce declared their community “headed in the right direction.” Though it hasn’t always been true, it has been that way for a long time. … Continue reading

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Globe: The Greatest Copper Camp Survived Without Copper Searching for gold, prospectors found silver instead, in the rugged mountains south of the Salt River canyon in the early 1870s. Within a few years, Globe City would be built along Pinal … Continue reading

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