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A federal appeals court has blocked a bid by Rosemont Copper Co. to dig a 6,500-foot wide open pit mine about 30 miles southeast of Tucson.

By Howard Fischer, Capitol Media Services May 13, 2022
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CAMP VERDE – "I'm not used to being broken, I'm used to getting up and being able to dust myself off and move to the next thing, but now I can't," Yavapai-Apache Police Sgt. Preston Brogdon said at a press conference April 19.

By Lo Frisby May 10, 2022
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LAS VEGAS (AP) — Stories about long-departed Las Vegas organized crime figures are surfacing after a second set of unidentified human remains were revealed as the water level falls on drought-stricken Lake Mead.

By KEN RITTER, Associated Press May 10, 2022
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LAS VEGAS (AP) — The body found inside a barrel on the newly exposed bottom of Lake Mead after the lake's level was depleted amid drought is that of a man who was shot, police said May 3.

By Associated Press May 3, 2022
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FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Antelope Fire grew to approximately 372 acres May 3 as wind spread it across a grassy landscape located 12 miles north of Sunset Crater near milepost 442 on the east side of U.S. Highway 89.

May 3, 2022
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WILLIAMS, Ariz. — Despite extreme winds May 1, firefighter lines held on the Crooks Fire, located south of Prescott, while firefighters on the Tunnel Fire continued with mop up work.

May 3, 2022
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In Phoenix, federal labor officials allege that Starbucks retaliated after it learned of employees there seeking to unionize.

By Associated Press April 29, 2022
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Navajo President Jonathan Nez says he'll seek reelection
Buu Van Nygren, Ethel Branch, Frank Dayish Jr. and Earl Sombrero also to run

Navajo Nation President Jonathan Nez, whose tenure has been dominated by the coronavirus pandemic, is seeking a second term in office.

By Associated Press April 29, 2022
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The meetings are part of the public outreach being done by the U.S. Interior Department as it considers the withdrawal from nearly 550 square miles around Chaco Culture National Historical Park.

By By Susan Montoya Bryan, Associated Press April 29, 2022
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The federal government has finished another environmental review of a proposed transmission line that will carry wind-generated electricity from rural New Mexico to big cities in the West.

By By Susan Montoya Bryan, Associated Press April 29, 2022
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Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey signed legislation April 25 that prohibits government agencies from requiring COVID-19 vaccinations and bars schools from mandating masks for students under age 18 unless their parents approve.

By Associated Press April 29, 2022
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As the Crooks Fire entered its eighth day April 26, flames had spread to about 6,454 acres, driven by terrain-driven winds that pushed the blaze farther south and west,

By Courtesy of Prescott Daily Courier April 26, 2022
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One new episode will debut every Sunday on AMC, and AMC+ subscribers will have advance access to an additional episode each week, beginning June 19.

By Williams-Grand Canyon News April 22, 2022
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As of April 16, the fire had burned 9.6 square miles of timber and brush.

By Associated Press April 19, 2022
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WILLIAMS, Ariz. — The Arizona Department of Transportation is advising drivers, area residents and businesses that work is beginning on the SR 89A Oak Creek Canyon Improvements on April 18.

April 19, 2022
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FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. — Drivers traveling along I-40 west of Flagstaff need to be prepared for restrictions at A-1 Mountain Road in west Flagstaff and Exit 123 at Seligman as the Arizona Department of Transportation starts bridge rehabilitation projects.

April 19, 2022
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WILLIAMS, Ariz. — Although Barnes & Noble lost its location from its Old Route 66 and Milton Road location in March, the bookstore has found a temporary home at the Flagstaff Mall.

April 19, 2022
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FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. — Coconino County, in partnership with Friends of Coconino County Parks, the city of Flagstaff, Flagstaff Parks, Recreation and Open Space, and the U.S. Forest Service are partnering to facilitate three cleanup events.

April 19, 2022
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FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. — Coconino National Forest firefighters responded to the Cochrane Fire, 4.5 miles east of Doney Park near Flagstaff April 16.

April 19, 2022
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CAMP VERDE, Ariz. — Yavapai-Apache Police Sgt. Preston Brogdon received a warm welcome home April 12 after he was released from a physical rehab facility in Chandler earlier the same day.

April 19, 2022
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BOSTON (AP) — Jacky Hunt-Broersma runs like a woman possessed. And in a way, she is: The amputee athlete is trying to run at least 102 marathons in 102 days.

By WILLIAM J. KOLE, Associated Press April 15, 2022
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GOLDEN VALLEY, Ariz. (AP) — An Arizona man faces animal cruelty charges after 183 dead dogs, rabbits, birds and other animals were found in a freezer, including some that were apparently frozen while alive, officials said.

April 14, 2022
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U.S. Sen. Kyrsten Sinema called April 12 for increasing domestic oil drilling to make up for the loss of Russian imports that has contributed to high prices at the gas pump.

By Associated Press April 13, 2022
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The gridlock is the fallout of an initiative that Texas Gov. Greg Abbott says is needed to curb human trafficking and the flow of drugs.

By By Paul J. Weber, Associated Press April 13, 2022
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A wind-driven wildfire swept through neighborhoods in a mountain community in drought-stricken south-central New Mexico, burning at least 150 structures and forcing the evacuations of schools with 1,700 students.

By Associated Press April 13, 2022

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