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Coconino National Forest has modified the current Fossil Creek reservation system to increase accessibility and decrease the number of no-show permit holders. These changes provide two opportunities to obtain a permit through recreation.gov for any specific date.

February 20, 2024
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GRAND CANYON, Ariz. — This week, the Cultural Demonstration Program presents Duane Koyawena, Hopi acrylic painter, on the South Rim.

February 20, 2024
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Pluto was taken off the “full-size planet” list almost 20 years ago, but that’s no reason why it can’t still be Arizona’s official state planet. That’s the way Arizona Rep. Justin Wilmeth sees it.

By Martin Dreyfuss, Cronkite News February 20, 2024
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Tax season began Jan. 29 and for many people filing U.S. tax returns — especially those doing it for their first time — it can be a daunting task that's often left to the last minute. But if you want to avoid the stress of the looming deadline, start getting organized as soon as possible.

By Adriana Morga February 13, 2024
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More than 200 people attended the ribbon-cutting of the $4.4 million multi-purpose building at Grace Church Feb. 4 in Chino Valley. Pastor Wayne Ballard, who has been pastor at Grace Church for 26 years, said it was a great celebration.

By Stan Bindell, Williams-Grand Canyon News February 13, 2024
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David Emil Jacobsen has been identified as the male body found in August 2011 in the Beaver Creek area. When found, he had no identification, which hampered YCSO’s investigation. Many years passed while hoping for a match through NamUs or the Cogent Automated Fingerprint Identification System.

February 13, 2024
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State wildlife officials are investigating the illegal killing of a desert bighorn sheep in southwest Arizona and teaming up with local hunting and conservation groups to post a $6,500 reward for information leading to the arrest and prosecution of anyone responsible.

By Associated Press February 13, 2024
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Because Mount Lemmon is part of the Coronado National Forest, its climbing routes are subject to the policies of the U.S. Forest Service.

By By Naomi DuBovis, Cronkite News February 13, 2024
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The Baaj Nwaavjo I’tah Kukveni National Monument was designated in August.

By Brandon Messick, Today's News Herald February 13, 2024
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Two Native American tribes, the state of New Mexico and the U.S. Army have finalized a restoration plan for a former military installation near Gallup.

By Associated Press February 13, 2024
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Environmental groups file suit to protect pygmy owl near Tucson
The endangered owls live in cacti bulldozed for highway construction

The lawsuit focuses on the failure to account for threats posed to various endangered species, including the recently listed cactus ferruginous pygmy owl, along the proposed route of the interstate.

By Williams-Grand Canyon News February 7, 2024
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KINGMAN, Ariz. — Until last year, the land surrounding the Grand Canyon fell under the purview of Mohave and Coconino counties.

By Brandon Messick, Special to the Williams-Grand Canyon News February 6, 2024
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Saying they want to prevent consumer confusion, members of a House panel voted Monday to make it illegal to call anything grown in a laboratory as meat or poultry.

By Howard Fischer, Williams Grand-Canyon News February 6, 2024
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Yavapai County Sheriff's Office said no one was injured in a fire Feb. 2 that destroyed a mobile home in Paulden.

February 6, 2024
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The Arizona Game and Fish Department advises the public that there have been recent changes to a Commission Rule per direction from the Arizona Legislature.

February 6, 2024

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