Another injured hiker rescued by Border Patrol air crew

Another injured hiker rescued by Border Patrol air crew

By SoAzNewsX A hiker on Mt. Lemon fell nearly 40 feet Tuesday afternoon and suffered multiple injuries, causing an Air and Marine Operations helicopter crew to conduct its second rescue mission in two consecutive days. Monday, an AMO crew rescued a man who became distressed as he hiked on the Pima Canyon trail in the […]

More bighorn sheep in Catalina Mountains

More bighorn sheep in Catalina Mountains

Staff Report / Southern Arizona News-Examiner The Arizona Fish and Game Department on Monday released 29 more bighorn sheep in the Catalina Mountains. The latest sheep came from the Yuma area. The sheep were once plentiful on the mountain. But, through mismanagement of the land, the population begain dying out. The effort to re-populate the […]