A Foot of Snow And A Power Outage

After getting a foot of snow in Walker, the power went out in a couple places.

I heard there was a power pole down, but I can’t confirm.

Last update is that power will be restored by 11:00pm this evening.

I’ll sit here being grateful for our “whole house” electric generator.

For current APS outage […]

By |2020-03-19T20:16:42-07:00March 19th, 2020|0 Comments

WFPA Spring 2020 Newsletter – Ads and Photos Wanted

Hey! Look! That’s my email, sent out by the WFPA.

If you want to send me photos, there’s a “File Upload” form at the bottom of this page.

I appreciate your help. The WFPA appreciates your support too!

On behalf of WFPA and our Newsletter chairperson we are sending out this email with regards to requests for […]

By |2020-03-18T11:29:47-07:00March 18th, 2020|0 Comments

Coronavirus Update from Walker Fire

Official word from Walker Fire:

We are now several weeks into this event but we want the community to know that Walker Fire is still open for business to respond to emergencies. If you need the fire department, it is crucial that you inform the 911 operator if you have any flu like symptoms. We will […]

By |2020-03-17T22:04:30-07:00March 17th, 2020|0 Comments

Annual WFPA Meeting and COVID-19

I attended the WFPA board meeting this morning. I’m the newsletter editor and there’s another issue of it coming soon.

Among the things discussed was the concern about COVID-19 and the gathering for the Annual Meeting over Memorial Day weekend.

Because it’s a couple months away, they couldn’t make definite plans yet, but there are […]

By |2020-03-14T22:39:07-07:00March 14th, 2020|0 Comments

Pile Burning Planned March 2 – 6 Along Walker Road

You’ll be seeing smoke this next week. It’s OK.

It should make our summer safer.

Fire Managers on the Bradshaw Ranger District plan to burn piles located along Walker Road; south of the Lynx Lake Recreation Area to the community of Walker starting on Monday, March 2nd through Friday March 6th; weather conditions permitting. […]

By |2020-02-29T11:50:25-07:00February 29th, 2020|0 Comments

Looking For WFPA Board Of Directors Members

We are already looking ahead to our WFPA annual meeting. The meeting is scheduled for Saturday, May 23rd, 2020 at 9am.

One of my duties as Vice President of the WFPA, (in years when I am not up for re-election), is to to chair the BOD candidate selection committee. I, and my committee will […]

By |2020-02-25T11:41:07-07:00January 31st, 2020|0 Comments

Trash Locks Combo Change – It’s That Time!

WFPA sent out an email reminding everyone that the combination to the locks on the dumpsters will change tonight at midnight, give or take 12 hours.

You should have sent in your payment by now and received your receipt with the new combination on it.

If you haven’t, visit either:

https://walkerfire.org/walker-trash-collection-service/

or […]

By |2020-01-31T11:07:24-07:00January 31st, 2020|0 Comments

White Christmas in Walker – 2019

After some snow over the Thanksgiving Day weekend, we got another snow storm rolling through over Christmas this year.

It dropped a couple inches, depending on where you are in Walker.

There wasn’t enough to be oppressive, but enough to make it a white Christmas.

Families from in town where seen playing in the snow […]

By |2019-12-29T11:57:27-07:00December 25th, 2019|0 Comments
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