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The trial for a U.S. Air Force airman charged in the kidnapping and death of a Sunday school teacher is set to begin next year.

By Associated Press October 29, 2020
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YAVAPAI COUNTY - The Yavapai County Sheriff’s Office on Tuesday, Oct. 27, released the names of two people who were killed in the crash of a small plane in a remote area of Yavapai County this past weekend.

By Associated Press October 28, 2020
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FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP) — Police in Flagstaff are investigating two unrelated deaths that are believed to be tied to the recent cold weather.

By Associated Press October 28, 2020
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Millions of Americans have already voted, but each state has different rules on when it’s allowed to actually start counting those ballots.

By Associated Press October 27, 2020
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Two bodies were found in the wreckage of a small plane in a remote area in Yavapai County, authorities said Oct. 26.

By Associated Press October 27, 2020
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The agency announced Oct. 20 that the reward for information leading to an arrest in the case has been increased to $6,500.

By Associated Press October 27, 2020
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The latest figures released Oct. 25 bring the total number of cases to 11,298 with the known death toll remaining at 574.

By Associated Press October 27, 2020
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FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP) — A small earthquake was reported Tuesday morning about eight miles east of Flagstaff, authorities said.

By Associated Press October 14, 2020
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Often called the “hummingbird capital,” the Arizona city of Sierra Vista wants to make the nickname official.

By Associated Press October 13, 2020
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PHOENIX (AP) — The FBI is back on the Navajo Nation pursuing investigative leads and gathering more information as they try to solve a double homicide case.

By Associated Press October 7, 2020
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PHOENIX (AP) — Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey said Wednesday that someone is donating 150 body-worn cameras for state police officers, enough to equip about 12 percent of the force in the coming months.

By Associated Press October 6, 2020
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The body of Charles Haeger, 37, was discovered about 4 p.m. on a trail along the South Rim of the Grand Canyon.

By Associated Press October 5, 2020
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PHOENIX (AP) — President Donald Trump on Friday canceled two rallies planned for next week in Arizona after contracting COVID-19.

By Associated Press October 2, 2020
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LAKE HAVASU CITY, Ariz. (AP) — Hospital officials and Arizona's schools chief on Sept. 30 urged local governments not to lift their mask mandates, warning that moving too quickly could reverse the state's progress in tamping down COVID-19.

By Associated Press October 1, 2020
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The blaze, which was first reported the afternoon of Sept. 25 in the Tonto National Forest, has grown to more than 19 square miles with zero containment.

By Associated Press September 29, 2020
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The Mohave County Board of Supervisors approved the deal with Axon on Sept. 21.

By Associated Press September 29, 2020
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A beloved cuckoo bird won’t go federally unprotected in Arizona.

By Associated Press September 29, 2020
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The death of Austin Pfeiffer late Sept. 20 was the first recorded fatal bear attack in the park since it was established in 1980.

By Associated Press September 29, 2020
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The FBI now is offering up to a $10,000 reward for information leading to the arrest and conviction of whoever is responsible for a double homicide on the Navajo Nation six months ago.

By Associated Press September 29, 2020
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WINDOW ROCK, Ariz. (AP) — The Navajo Nation is implementing a stricter weekend lockdown as it looks into new clusters of coronavirus cases from family gatherings and off-reservation travel.

By Associated Press September 23, 2020
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Firefighters are finally starting to tame an enormous wildfire burning in the mountains northeast of Los Angeles.

By Associated Press September 23, 2020
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Visitors to the Grand Canyon's North Rim are being asked to conserve water until a pump deep in the canyon can be fixed.

By Associated Press September 23, 2020
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PHOENIX (AP) — The VRBO vacation rental site say it is implementing a months-long ban on one-night rentals in Arizona in response to concerns over large gatherings during the COVID-19 pandemic.

By Associated Press September 15, 2020
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His remains were found near Hazel Creek Trail after backpackers discovered an unoccupied tent Sept. 11 and saw the remains “with a bear scavenging in the area."

By Associated Press September 15, 2020
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It wasn't immediately known how many homes were in the evacuation area, which was east of U.S. 89.

By Associated Press September 15, 2020
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Old Tucson General Manager Terry Verhage said the ongoing COVID-19 public health protocols and restrictions limited park attendance to the point where the venue could no longer stay in business.

By Associated Press September 9, 2020
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So far, 5,221 people in the state have died of the disease caused by the coronavirus, and there have been 206,045 confirmed cases. The state, once a national hot spot for infections, continues to see a downward trend in infections and hospitalizations.

By Associated Press September 9, 2020
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GRAND CANYON NATIONAL PARK, Ariz. (AP) — The National Park Service has closed a bridge in the Grand Canyon that hikers use to cross the Colorado River.

By Associated Press September 6, 2020
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FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP) — The Flagstaff Police Department says it is seeing a spike in overdoses and deaths associated with blue fentanyl pills manufactured to look like the prescription opioid Oxycodone.

By Associated Press September 1, 2020
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PHOENIX (AP) — Arizona is sending more than 150 members of the state National Guard to Wisconsin to help after widespread unrest over police shooting Jacob Blake, a Black man, on Sunday.

By Associated Press August 28, 2020
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GLOBE, Ariz. (AP) — Some residents near Globe were told to evacuate Tuesday due to a wildfire that's mainly burning grass and brush in the Tonto National Forest.

By Associated Press August 26, 2020
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Divers have recovered the body of one of two people missing after a boat capsized on Apache Lake east of Phoenix last weekend.

By Associated Press August 26, 2020
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The St. George area along the border between Utah and Arizona was inundated with flash floods after a torrential downpour Aug. 23.

By Associated Press August 26, 2020
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BELLEMONT, Ariz. (AP) — A low-profile military base first established during World War II is being eyed as a potential site for future economic development projects in northern Arizona.

By Associated Press August 25, 2020
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Together, the fires had burned nearly 50 square miles with zero containment as of Aug. 22, fire officials reported.

By Associated Press August 25, 2020
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Coconino County Sheriff's officials said Aug. 10 that the autopsy and cause of death still are pending for 32-year-old David Depoe.

By Associated Press August 18, 2020
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Prosecutors said 59-year-old David Michael Getzen called the Yavapai County jail last October claiming to be an FBI agent.

By Associated Press August 18, 2020
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Las Vegas Scuba and Scuba Training and Technology will be the only companies allowed to host divers who want to see the plane.

By Associated Press August 18, 2020
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WINDOW ROCK, Ariz. (AP) — Navajo Nation President Jonathan Nez is urging all schools on the tribe's reservation to use online learning during the fall semester to help reduce the risk of spreading the coronavirus.

By Associated Press August 14, 2020
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Prescott Valley police said they received an anonymous call Aug. 11 about a wanted person.

By Associated Press August 13, 2020
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FARMINGTON, Utah (AP) — The Big Sky Conference has voted to postpone all fall sports competition until the spring because of concerns about the coronavirus pandemic.

By Associated Press August 13, 2020
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MESA, Ariz. (AP) — A Mesa police officer was critically injured in a car crash Tuesday on the U.S. 60, authorities said.

By Associated Press August 12, 2020
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NEW YORK — Alcohol-based hand sanitizers can help stop the coronavirus from spreading, but drinking the products turned out to be deadly for four people in two states.

By Associated Press August 11, 2020
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TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) — Federal authorities have issued dozens of citations and warnings for violations of a closure order for parts of the Coronado National Forest where a wildfire burned nearly 188 square miles on the outskirts of Tucson this summer.

By Associated Press August 11, 2020
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The Ducey administration unveiled the standards as the state's coronavirus outbreak has slowed and it faces a deadline Aug. 11 for creating an application process for reopening gyms.

By Associated Press August 11, 2020
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FARMINGTON, N.M. (AP) — A New Mexico man serving a life sentence for kidnapping and killing an 11-year-old girl in 2016 had his appeal dismissed after a judge ruled that he failed to file his motion in time.

By Associated Press August 4, 2020
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LAKE HAVASU CITY — Two men are dead after a boating accident in western Arizona at the mouth of the Colorado River, authorities said Aug. 1

By Associated Press August 4, 2020
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PHOENIX (AP) — A Phoenix-area music teacher who resigned after being told he’d have to be on campus to teach virtual classes amid the pandemic is facing a $2,000 fine.

By Associated Press August 4, 2020
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FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. — A former Flagstaff mayoral candidate accused of forging petition signatures to appear on Tuesday’s primary ballot has been indicted on fraud and other charges.

By Associated Press August 4, 2020
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CALIENTE, Nev. (AP) — Both pilots were killed when two single engine air-tankers collided in mid-air in southeast Nevada while assisting in the attack on a fast-moving wildfire that has burned more than 20 square miles near the Utah line.

By Associated Press July 31, 2020

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