Rim Country News – Wednesday March 3rd, 2021



An Arizona Supreme Court ruling says the state Industrial Commission wrongly denied a workers’ compensation claim by a former Gila County sheriff’s deputy who was diagnosed with post-traumatic stress disorder due to stress from a fatal shooting.

The Tonto National Forest will be rescinding an environmental review that triggered the land swap of Oak Flat, an Apache religious site, to a copper company.

The Payson Ranger District has begun thinning on another section of the forest near us.

IN RIM COUNTRY WEATHER….
A Pacific storm will bring gusty south to southwest winds to northern Arizona today. Accumulating rain and high elevation snow will begin to spread into northern Arizona tonight.

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