As of Oct. 17, an additional 721 acres were successfully treated along a two-mile stretch of the west side of State Highway 64, just north of the Kaibab Lake entrance road.
TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) — Arizona wildlife authorities have urged people against feeding wild animals after a woman who regularly feeds javelina in Tucson was bitten by one.
FLAGSTAFF, Ariz — Coconino National Forest firefighters were planning to conduct prescribed burns today near the Fort Valley area and other areas north of Flagstaff later during the week, but those plans have been cancelled today due to unhealthy smoke impacts in Flagstaff and predicted northerly winds.
WILLIAMS, Ariz. — A new prescribed fire project is set to begin this week on the Williams Ranger District and will likely last several months.
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Food trucks. Wi-Fi. Hot showers. Those campground upgrades could be coming to a national park near you.
Long-time Williams Police Department officer Robert Anderson is leaving Williams.
Finding a three-legged dog in the Verde Valley is like finding a needle in a haystack.
The Williams Police Department (WPD) answered the following calls for service (among others) —
Kaibab National Forest fire managers have begun applying prescribed fire treatments on the first units of the Three Sisters Prescribed Fire Project north of Williams.
WILLIAMS, Ariz. — Williams Volunteer Fire Department responded to 22 calls in September, three members attended Arizona State Fire School in Mesa and four engines transported high school, middle school and elementary school students during the Williams Homecoming parade.
A Yavapai County Sheriff’s Office canine unit is responsible for the discovery of 30 lbs. of cocaine and nearly 5 lbs. of heroin during a traffic stop on I-40 near Ash Fork Oct. 14.
A group of agriculture students from Mayer High School recently reached out to a community member in need.
NewLife Forest Products, LLC held an official ground breaking ceremony Oct. 9 for Windfall Sawmill, a new mill on Garland Prairie Road.
Bearizona recently partnered with the Boys and Girls Club of Flagstaff to secure $90,000 in funding to help with the newly established Falcon Flyers afterschool program at Williams Elementary-Middle School.
Whether you are a resident looking to soak in the autumn ambiance or simply a tourist seeking a great fall getaway destination, northern Arizona will surely fit the bill. Here are 6 great places to take in the beauty of the fall season in Williams.
Ash Fork Elementary School was among five in the state recently named a National Blue Ribbon School by the U.S. Department of Education.
Williams Police Department has cancelled a Silver Alert for a Williams resident.
Williams animal lovers came to St. John's Episcopal-Lutheran Church Oct. 6 for the annual Blessing of the Animals.
Classic car owners returned to Williams Oct. 5 for the eighth annual Datsun Car Show.
LOS ANGELES (AP) — An aggressive wildfire in Southern California seared its way through dry vegetation Oct. 11 and spread quickly, destroying dozens of homes as tens of thousands of residents scrambled to get out of its way, authorities said.
In 1984, the city of Williams went down in history as the last Route 66 town to be bypassed by Interstate-40. As predicted, many Williams businesses struggled as traffic circumvented the town on the newly constructed interstate, and the streets of Williams became quiet.
TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) — The University of Arizona is getting $1 million to further its research into international wildlife conservation.