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Golden Deeds award winners recognized for their service

WILLIAMS, Ariz. — Williams residents were introduced to a number of people doing great things for their town and community Saturday night at the inaugural Golden Deeds Awards at the Williams Senior Center.

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Williams 911: week of April 10

The Williams Police Department (WPD) answered the following calls for service (among others) between April 2-8. • Officers responded to an alarm on Rodeo Road; • Officers arrested a male for criminal speed on Sixth Street and Route 66, 62 mph in a 25 mph zone, subject cited and released;

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Community calendar: week of April 10

Upcoming events in Williams and surrounding communities.

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Easter Egg Hunt at Cureton Park April 20

The Williams Recreation Center is hosting its annual Easter Egg Hunt April 20 at 10 a.m. at Cureton Park.

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Williams woman arrested for assault

On April 4, Williams Police responded to a domestic violence incident on West Grant Avenue.

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Coconino County passes resolution on predator hunting contests

New Mexico governor signs SB 76 prohibiting coyote killing contests

On April 2, New Mexico Gov. Michelle Lujan Grisham signed Senate Bill 76, prohibiting coyote killing contests in the state. Arizona may not be far behind.

Game and Fish investigate poaching near Bagdad

State wildlife regulators are investigating the poaching of a mule deer in western Arizona.

Happy Jack man arrested after traffic stop in woman's death

A Happy Jack man has been arrested in the death of a woman whose body was found concealed in the forest.

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Virulent Newcastle disease found in Arizona chicken flock for first time

Not a food safety concern

Virulent Newcastle disease has been found in an Arizona chicken flock for the first time since the outbreak began last year in California.

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Rangers recover body of third visitor in eight days at Grand Canyon

GRAND CANYON NATIONAL PARK, Ariz. (AP) — Another visitor has died at Grand Canyon National Park after a man fell 400 feet (122 meters) over the South Rim, authorities said April 4.

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Yavapai County Sheriff seeking missing Ash Fork teen

The Yavapai County Sheriff's Office sent out a notice Thursday evening at approximately 7:50 p.m. looking for a missing juvenile who has been missing for four days.

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Recent phone scams target Williams' senior community

Williams Police Department wants the public to be aware of recent phone scams circulating the community.

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Williams High School student invited to Stanford medical program

WILLIAMS, Ariz. — While many students are eager to hear the final bell ring in May so they can put their studies behind them, Williams High School student Mikayla Sanders will be gearing up for a summer of learning.

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Williams 911: week of April 3

The Williams Police Department (WPD) answered the following calls for service (among others) — • Officers took report of criminal damage on Grant Avenue; • Officers responded to silent alarm on Grand Canyon Blvd;

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Coconino firewood permits on sale April 12

The Coconino National Forest will begin selling firewood permits for the 2019 season April 12, and permit holders may begin cutting April 13.

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Community calendar: week of April 3

Upcoming events in and around Williams.

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Circus, Good Deeds Awards and Child Abuse Prevention event coming to Williams

Circus, Good Deeds Awards and Child Abuse Prevention Month event coming to Williams

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Camp Civitan seeks staff for summer season

Camp Civitan is seeking staff and volunteers for the summer season.

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Sinema dissatisifed, requests Arizona forests be thinned

Arizona Sen. Krysten Sinema has issued to the United States Forest Service a request for proposals to thin National Forest Service land in Arizona.

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Parks' Moonset Pit re-opens May 11 for green waste disposal; July 8 for cinders

The renovation and expansion project occurring over the past two years at the site has been completed.

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1983 police report: Former Rep. Stringer paid for sex with underage boys

The Prescott Republican was set to go to court that afternoon in a bid to block the Ethics Committee from demanding that he turn over documents from the District of Columbia Bar Association which had looked into the arrest on multiple sex allegations, including one listed as "perverted practice.''

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Williams man arrested on drug charges, forgery

Forged credit cards, driver’s licenses found with card scanner and embossing equipment

WILLIAMS, Ariz. — A man and woman were arrested in Cordes Lakes after both were found with drugs, forged driver’s licenses, blank credit cards and forgery equipment.

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County orders city to keep Krombeen as temporary magistrate

WILLIAMS, Ariz. — The city of Williams has been ordered to fill the Williams Municipal Court with a magistrate until a presiding magistrate is hired.

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Governing board hires new principal at Williams High School

WILLIAMS, Ariz. — Williams Unified School District Governing Board has selected Eric Evans to be the new principal at Williams High School.

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Wildlife assets to be auctioned this weekend at AZGFD's Outdoor Expo

PHOENIX — The Arizona Game and Fish Department (AZGFD) will auction its annual collection of wildlife assets this weekend during the 2019 Outdoor Expo at the Ben Avery Shooting Facility, just west of Interstate 17 on Carefree Highway.