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The Iron Horse once again gallops to the Grand Canyon

Grand Canyon Railway announces 2019 Steam Engine schedule

One place where romantics, rail enthusiasts and younger generations can learn, hear, see, smell and feel the majesty of the Iron Horse is on the Grand Canyon Railway in Arizona.

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Bearizona residents get a taste of Valentine’s Day

Animals at Bearizona Wildlife Park celebrated Valentine’s Day with some tasty enrichment snacks Feb. 14.

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Valentine treats for a dog cause

Volunteers raising money for the SAVE-MTR animal shelter sold baked goods Feb. 14 at Old Trails True Value in Williams.

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Locals instill 'Love of Reading' in Heritage Elementary Students

Local community members helped instill a love of reading in Heritage Elementary students Feb. 13.

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Bald eagle web cam captures real-time drama of survival

Bald eagles are nesting at Lake Pleasant north of Phoenix, and thanks to the Arizona Game & Fish Department, you can observe one pair of parents-to-be through a live webcam.

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Leaving her mark: Anna Curry retires after 11 years with Williams Fire

WILLIAMS, Ariz. — For more than 11 years, Anna Curry has been a pillar at the Williams Volunteer Fire Department, serving her community honorably.

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Apollo moon-walking astronaut to launch Flagstaff Science Festival

Apollo 16 Lunar Module Pilot General Charlie Duke, is launching the 30th annual Flagstaff Festival of Science To the Moon and Beyond, September 20 - 29.

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Engine No. 3 arrives in Williams to be displayed at future State Railroad Museum

The newest acquisition for the Arizona State Railroad Museum (ASRM) arrived in Williams early on the morning of Jan. 31.

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Cookie time: Local girl scout troops begin annual cookie sale

Local girl scouts can be seen around Williams visiting with return customers and soliciting new ones as they sell Girl Scout cookies.

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Rep. O'Halleran visits Williams, tours sawmills and meets with city leaders

Williams Public Library has some interesting new additions to its shelves after Rep. Tom O'Halleran hand delivered a collection of books from the Library of Congress Feb. 1.

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Business beat: Bill Miller joins forces with Banker's Real Estate

Miller said joining Banker's Real Estate allows him to have more free-time and experience semi-retirement.

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‘The Olympics of bull riding’ has its first All-Native American team

There’s a first for everything.

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Northern Arizona astronomy: Where do meteorites come from?

In the past, Earth has been bombarded by large meteorites, some having caused world-wide impact to the ecosystem.

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CCC receives $1 mil grant for construction technology program

FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. — Thanks to a $1 million grant awarded last week from the Del E. Webb Foundation, Coconino Community College’s Construction Technology Management program will be getting a makeover to help the College meet construction industry demands in the county for skilled trade workers.

Digital license plates now available as option in Arizona

PHOENIX – Technology buffs have a new Arizona license plate option available to them with the introduction of electronic digital plates.

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New Navajo Nation President sworn in, promises change, unity across Navajo Nation

Jonathan Nez, the newest and youngest Navajo Nation president, promised change and hope for his people during his inauguration Jan. 15 at Fort Defiance, Arizona.

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Grand Canyon Project shares family history through stories and song in Ash Fork

Swaying lightly before a small crowd in the Ash Fork Route 66 Museum, Meagan Gipson strums her guitar as photos, mostly black and white, scroll slowly on a screen behind her.

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Happy Birthday: Elenore Nord to celebrate 100th

WILLIAMS, Ariz. — Elenor Nord, or Mickey to her friends, has a big reason to celebrate Jan. 20 — she turns 100 years old.

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Taking the high road: Williams youth returns money

In December, Williams Police Department thanked Ana Bertha B. Velazquez of Williams for being a model citizen and returning lost money to Williams Police Lieutenant Daryl Hixson.

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Grand Canyon rings in 2019 at Phantom Ranch with scorpion drop

For an entire year, a stuffed scorpion measuring about a foot in length sat on a shelf in the ranger station.

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Winter storm leaves snowy signature across the Grand Canyon

An early January snowstorm left several inches of snow in places that down’t typically see the white stuff.

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The family's secret is out: Harry Houdini's relatives live in northern Arizona

Harry Houdini’s great grand-nephew, a long-time resident of the Navajo Nation, has a new program on the Science Channel.

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Williams Young Life builds relationships

WILLIAMS, Ariz. — For nearly two decades, the Williams Young Life has been part of the Williams community.

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WEMS Student Council delivers goods to Food Pantry

Williams Elementary-Middle School students wrapped up a season of food collecting and delivered a truckload of canned goods to the Williams Food Pantry and More Dec. 18.

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Feeding the soul: Methodist Church group hosts soup luncheon

The Sisters in Spirit group of Williams Community United Methodist Church hosted their annual women’s soup lunch Dec. 20.

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