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Body found near Lake Mead swimming site third to surface since May

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Another body has surfaced at Lake Mead — this time in a swimming area where water levels have dropped as the Colorado River reservoir behind Hoover Dam recedes because of drought and climate change.

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Flooding causes fish die off at Flagstaff’s Frances Short Pond

A fish die-off occurred in the Frances Short Pond after last week’s storms caused flood waters containing ash and debris to enter the pond.

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U.S. solicits help as it defines old growth and mature forests

U.S. officials July 21 solicited outside help as they craft definitions of old growth and mature forests under an executive order from President Joe Biden.

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Guest Column - AZ Dept. Health: Protecting our children from lead

A 1-year-old child in Arizona was found to have a blood lead level four times higher than the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention considers safe.

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Confused at how to keep your children safe online?

Do you know which online accounts your children use, including social media and gaming sites, messaging and e-mail?

Reader Poll:

When do you think life as we know it will get back to normal?

  • As soon as the stay-at-home orders are lifted. 15%
  • What do you mean 'back to normal'? Life will never be the same. 38%
  • It already is. This hasn't changed anything for me. 23%
  • It will be a gradual process and maybe take a few months to a year. 23%
  • I like this new normal. 0%

13 total votes

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Reader Poll:

When do you think life as we know it will get back to normal?

  • As soon as the stay-at-home orders are lifted. 15%
  • What do you mean 'back to normal'? Life will never be the same. 38%
  • It already is. This hasn't changed anything for me. 23%
  • It will be a gradual process and maybe take a few months to a year. 23%
  • I like this new normal. 0%

13 total votes

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Obit: Dorothy Lillian Miller

Dorothy Lillian Miller, longtime resident of Williams, Arizona, passed in peace May 5, 2022 at the age of 79.

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Obit: John Ray Pena

John Ray Pena, 70, went home to be with the rest of his family on March 9, 2022.

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Obit: Stanley Morris Rock

Stan will be missed greatly, as he was loved by those lives he touched —-family, friends, colleagues, and youth alike.