Agua Fria 39, Willow Canyon 21
American Leadership-Queen Creek 47, San Tan Foothills 0
Proposals would dam Little Colorado River for hydropower
FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP) — The Little Colorado River cuts across the northeast corner of Arizona, emptying its waters into the much-larger Colorado River after a more than 330-mile journey.
Flagstaff medical care provider settles discrimination suit
FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP) — A Flagstaff medical provider of orthopedic care has settled a federal lawsuit alleging gender discrimination and retaliation.
Environmentalists push for removing dam along Colorado River
FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP) — Environmental groups that have long pushed to bring down a huge dam along the Colorado River are suing the federal government, alleging it ignored climate science when...
Monsoon brings high hope, delivers little rain in Southwest
FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP) — A seasonal weather pattern that brings high hopes for rain, thunder and lightning was a dud across much of the U.S. Southwest this year.
American Leadership-Queen Creek 35, American Leadership-Gilbert 10
Lowell Observatory getting open-deck facility for viewing
FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP) — Lowell Observatory in Flagstaff is close to opening a new open-deck observatory, a movable-roof facility featuring six telescopes for use by researchers and the...
Helicopter could limit visitors at Flagstaff-area monument
FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP) — A helicopter delivering material to widen a trail at a national monument near Flagstaff could lead to temporary closures.
Coconino County jail inmate likely died from ulcer disease
FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP) — An autopsy shows that an inmate at a Coconino County jail likely died from peptic ulcer disease.
The county Medical Examiner's Office lists the manner of death for...
Forest Service seeks bids to thin dense stands of trees
FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP) — The U.S. Forest Service, faced with the slow pace of forest thinning, is seeking proposals to remove dense stands of trees in a wide swath of Arizona to help prevent...
63-year-old inmate in Coconino County jail dies
FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP) — An inmate at a Coconino County jail has died.
The Coconino County Sheriff's Office says medical staff at the jail were examining 63-year-old Floyd Jackson in his cell...
Panel nominates 4 to fill Arizona Court of Appeals vacancy
PHOENIX (AP) — Coconino County Attorney William Ring is among a state panel's four nominees for appointment to fill a Court of Appeals vacancy.
Officials: Spark from rock strike likely caused wildfire
FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP) — An excavator used to clear out parts of a northern Arizona forest to help prevent wildfires struck a rock, likely sparking a blaze that forced the evacuation of two dozen...
Italian company asks to access land near Grand Canyon
FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP) — An Italian real estate company that has long eyed development outside the Grand Canyon's South Rim again is seeking permission to improve forest roads and run utilities to...
Flagstaff district scrambles to resolve cybersecurity issue
FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP) — Flagstaff Unified School District officials worked over the weekend to try to resolve a cybersecurity issue that forced all schools to close Thursday and...
Agua Fria 53, Phoenix Camelback 0
American Leadership-Queen Creek 64, Kayenta Monument Valley 0
Flagstaff approves electric bicycle sharing program
FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP) — The Flagstaff City Council has approved a contract for a bicycle sharing program.
The Arizona Daily Sun reports that the 250 bicycles won't be available for at least...
Flagstaff schools closed because of cybersecurity issue
FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP) — Flagstaff Unified School District's schools will be closed for a second day Friday as district officials work to resolve a cybersecurity issue.
Autopsy report says football player died of opioid overdose
FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP) — Medical examiners say a Northern Arizona University offensive lineman died of an opioid overdose.
Authorities found Malik Noshi unresponsive in his Flagstaff home on...
Grand Canyon to make second run at corralling bison herd
FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP) — In the two years since the Grand Canyon approved a plan to reduce the number of bison roaming in the national park, the herd has only grown in size.
Northern Arizona organizations unite to preserve artifacts
FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP) — Historians, archivists and librarians in northern Arizona are teaming up to protect artifacts in the event a disaster.
Officials halt plan to bring electric bicycles to Flagstaff
FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP) — Flagstaff officials have backed out of a deal to make electric bicycles available to rent in the city.
The Arizona Daily Sun reports the Flagstaff City Council...
People across Southwest long for seasonal rainstorms
FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP) — Across the Southwest, people are longing for seasonal rainstorms like a lost summer romance.
They're declaring their love online for the weather pattern that makes...
Body found near Oak Creek Canyon identified as Sun City man
FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP) — Authorities say the body of a man found earlier this month in the Oak Creek Canyon area has been identified.
Coconino County Sheriff's officials say 87-year-old Alan...
Girl hospitalized after falling 75 feet in Oak Creek Canyon
SEDONA, Ariz. (AP) — Sedona firefighters had to a rescue an 8-year-old girl after she fell 75 feet (23 meters) in Oak Creek Canyon.
The Sedona Fire Department posted on social media that the...
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Officials expect dealing with Arizona wildfire to top $13M
FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP) — The cost of fighting a wildfire that burned through a northern Arizona mountain pass and dealing with its aftermath is expected to top $13 million.
Mosquitoes test positive for West Nile in Coconino County
FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP) — Health officials say mosquitoes in Coconino County have tested positive for West Nile virus.
The county's Health and Human Services office said Thursday the...
Body of Colorado City man recovered from Lake Powell marina
PAGE, Ariz. (AP) — Authorities say the body of an Arizona man has been recovered from Lake Powell.
Glen Canyon National Recreation Area officials say 31-year-old Jacob Jessop of Colorado...
Landslide database to shape Arizona I-17 expansion project
FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP) — Arizona officials say the first statewide landslide database is expected to shape an expansion project for Interstate 17 north of Phoenix, a report said.
New law allows federal trials in additional Arizona cities
Expanded federal court proceedings are now allowed in additional Arizona cities, a change officials said could make the court system more accessible.
Authorities: Arizona man apparently drowns in Lake Powell
PAGE, Ariz. (AP) — Glen Canyon National Recreation Area authorities say an Arizona man has apparently drowned in Lake Powell.
They say 33-year-old Albert Shortman of Cow Springs was...
Exchange: Flagstaff’s monsoons both replenish and destroy
FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP) — Summer monsoons, those brief yet intense afternoon showers that can cool the temperature by 20 degrees and overflow canals in an hour or two, are inextricably linked to...
FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP) — Authorities in northern Arizona have identified an Oklahoma man who died after falling off a moving car following a struggle.
PHOENIX (AP) — A Winslow car dealership employee who allegedly used a stolen identity to buy a sports car and stick the victim with the bill has been arrested in New Mexico.
Growing program puts air quality specialists on wildfires
FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP) — Among the hundreds of firefighters, aircraft and engines dispatched to fight a recent wildfire in northern Arizona were two women whose focus wasn't on flames. Their...
FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP) — Authorities in northern Arizona say they're investigating the death of a man who fell off the roof of a moving car following a struggle.
Arizona fire burn map reveals erosion, flooding risks
FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP) — Burn maps from a northern Arizona fire have revealed a risk for post-fire erosion and flooding in populated communities.
FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP) — Officials in an Arizona county hope to use a drone to make it easier to get vote tallies from tribal land deep within the Grand Canyon during next year's...
FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP) — Authorities say a wildfire burning in a northern Arizona mountain pass now is 82% contained.
That figure released Monday is up from 46% on Sunday.
FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP) — Authorities say a wildfire burning in a northern Arizona mountain pass now is 46% contained.
That figure released Sunday is up from 35% Saturday.
FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP) — A wildfire burning in a northern Arizona mountain pass is holding steady.
Fire officials said Friday the blaze grew modestly overnight. It has scorched more than 3...
Weather helps crews get upper hand on Arizona wildfire
FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP) — Hundreds of firefighters with a big assist from cooler weather got the upper hand Thursday on a blaze that erupted in the country's largest contiguous Ponderosa pine forest...
FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP) — The Latest on wildfires in the U.S. West (all times local):
A wildfire that has raged since Sunday in northern Arizona now is 12% contained.
FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP) — The Latest on a wildfire in northern Arizona (all times local):
The National Weather Service has issued a flash flood warning for Flagstaff...
FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP) — The Latest on an Arizona wildfire (all times local):
Fire crews are using trails and roads to try to corral a wildfire burning near Flagstaff to keep it...
FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP) — The Latest on a wildfire north of Flagstaff that has burned 1.25 square miles (3.2 square kilometers) and forced some evacuations (all times local):