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FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP) — Residents ordered to evacuate more than two dozen homes because of an Arizona wildfire can return.

By Associated Press July 24, 2019
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The fire began July 21 and has charred an estimated 4 square miles within minutes of downtown Flagstaff. It is currently 10 percent contained.

By Associated Press July 23, 2019

The Green Valley Fire Department says bees got inside the worker's suit while he was trying to remove the insects from a property July 17.

By Associated Press July 23, 2019
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The Arizona Department of Health has confirmed 27 West Nile cases in 2019 as of July 5.

By Associated Press July 11, 2019
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The request comes after environmentalists successfully sued last year to block grizzly hunts planned in Wyoming and Idaho.

By Associated Press June 27, 2019

Low-fare carrier Frontier Airlines has announced it will launch seven new routes out of Las Vegas.

By Associated Press June 27, 2019

They say an investigation is underway to determine how they died.

By Associated Press June 27, 2019

Northern Arizona is expected to lose more than 1,800 scouts who are church members unless they transfer to community troops.

By Associated Press June 27, 2019

SUPERIOR, Ariz. (AP) — Gila County authorities have lifted the evacuation order for all Roosevelt area residents displaced last week by a human-caused wildfire burning in the Superstition Mountains.

By Associated Press June 26, 2019

PRESCOTT VALLEY, Ariz. (AP) — A vehicle-theft suspect who led police on a 60-mile chase in central Arizona jumped out of an SUV just before it flew over a cliff and into a canyon, authorities said.

By Associated Press June 11, 2019
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TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) — The Global SuperTanker, the world’s largest firefighting aircraft, is ready for the upcoming wildfire season.

By Associated Press June 11, 2019

Arizona’s seasonally adjusted unemployment rate dropped to 4.8 percent in April, down from 5 percent in March.

By Associated Press May 28, 2019

Officials will conduct a necropsy and test the animal for rabies.

By Associated Press May 28, 2019

ADOT officials say there will be no highway closures over the upcoming Memorial Day weekend.

By Associated Press May 22, 2019
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FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP) — Authorities in Arizona say a man who died in January while in custody at the Coconino County jail in Flagstaff suffered from pneumonia caused by strep throat.

By Associated Press May 21, 2019
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BELLEMONT, Ariz. (AP) — Authorities say a man has died after jumping from an interstate overpass about 10 miles (16 kilometers) west of Flagstaff despite the efforts of two teenagers who tried to stop him.

By Associated Press May 14, 2019

FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP) — Jurors in Flagstaff deliberated less than three hours before convicting a 23-year-old man of second-degree murder in the fatal stabbing of his landlord who was trying to collect overdue rent.

By Associated Press April 30, 2019

FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP) — The ski season isn't over yet, at least not for the Arizona Snowbowl.

By Associated Press April 23, 2019

PHOENIX (AP) — Arizona’s largest electricity utility plans to test whether a coal-fired plant can instead be fueled by wood chips from pine trees, a conversion that could keep part of the plant open and save jobs of some its workers.

By Associated Press April 16, 2019
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FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP) — A Flagstaff-area man accused of fatally stabbing his wife last month has pleaded not guilty.

By Associated Press April 16, 2019

Yavapai County authorities say a motorcyclist has died in a collision with a three-wheel ATV.

By Associated Press April 16, 2019

A Happy Jack man has been arrested in the death of a woman whose body was found concealed in the forest.

By Associated Press April 9, 2019

State wildlife regulators are investigating the poaching of a mule deer in western Arizona.

By Associated Press April 9, 2019
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GRAND CANYON NATIONAL PARK, Ariz. (AP) — Another visitor has died at Grand Canyon National Park after a man fell 400 feet (122 meters) over the South Rim, authorities said April 4.

By Associated Press April 5, 2019
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The new director of Arizona State Parks and Trails says he needs to revisit all of the parks before he can pick a favorite, but that he already knows what the agency needs most now: calm and stability.

By Associated Press March 26, 2019
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CASA GRANDE, Ariz. (AP) — Wildflowers are blooming in Arizona, and crowds of people are turning out to see them.

By Associated Press March 12, 2019
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The Arizona House has voted to let adults leave loaded guns in their vehicles on school grounds.

By Associated Press March 12, 2019
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Arizona’s unemployment rose to 5.1 percent in January from 4.9 percent in December as the workforce grew by nearly 16,000 jobs amid weakness in nearly all economic sectors.

By Associated Press March 12, 2019
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A change of leadership at Arizona State Parks and Trails has led to some renovation projects being placed on hold.

By Associated Press February 26, 2019
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The National Weather Service reported Williams received 10-14 inches of snow Feb. 18.

By Associated Press February 19, 2019
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Coconino National Forest officials say recent flooding from storm runoff in the Sedona area of north-central Arizona damaged and closed campgrounds and day-use areas along creeks in the Red Rock Ranger District.

By Associated Press February 19, 2019
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The sale of Flintstones Bedrock City, north of Williams, Arizona, officially closed Jan. 31.

By Associated Press February 19, 2019
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The closure of the Arizona Department of Public Safety’s northern dispatch center is leaving many employees concerned.

By Associated Press February 19, 2019
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Officials says the incident happened on the evening of Feb. 11 as 25-year-old Parker Ray Lynch and two male acquaintances were shooting together.

By Associated Press February 19, 2019
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FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP) — The second man involved in a police shooting in Flagstaff has died.

By Associated Press January 29, 2019

SELIGMAN, Ariz. (AP) — Yavapai County authorities say a Seligman man is dead after the motorcycle he was riding collided with two cows on a roadway.

By Associated Press January 29, 2019

Police in Flagstaff say a pedestrian is dead after being stuck by a car and the driver is in custody.

By Associated Press January 22, 2019
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Authorities say a woman is dead and a man injured after the crash of a small plane in in the Hualapai Mountains near Kingman.

By Associated Press January 16, 2019
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The White House says President Donald Trump has signed a bill that will require some 800,000 federal employees to be compensated for wages lost or work performed during the partial government shutdown.

By Associated Press January 16, 2019
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A river of chocolate was flowing in the westbound lanes of I-40 at milepost 211, east of Flagstaff Jan. 14 after a tanker truck carrying 40-thousand gallons of liquid chocolate rolled over, according to DPS.

By Associated Press January 14, 2019
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Regional events in northern Arizona.

By Associated Press December 25, 2018

A former employee with the city of Cottonwood has been sentenced to three years of probation and 60 days of deferred jail time for criminal damage.

By Associated Press December 4, 2018
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PHOENIX (AP) — Arizona is sending nearly 150 firefighters and over 40 fire engines from communities all over the state to help California battle major wildfires, including some local firefighters.

By Associated Press November 13, 2018
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The Arizona State Board of Education has voted to adopt new history and social science standards.

By Associated Press October 23, 2018
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Snowplows were clearing highways in high country in northern and eastern Arizona Oct. 16 as a winter weather advisory remained in effect through noon for elevations over 6,500 feet (1,981 meters).

By Associated Press October 16, 2018

CAMERON, Ariz. — A storm-damaged northern Arizona highway used to reach the Grand Canyon's North Rim, Lake Powell and southern Utah is reopen after crews worked around the clock for 48 hours to make temporary repairs.

By Associated Press October 8, 2018
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A woman was killed following a wash-out of U.S. 89 near Cameron, Arizona the evening of Oct. 3.

By Associated Press October 4, 2018

An Aug. 28 status hearing has been scheduled for an Arizona man accused of providing armor-piercing ammunition to the gunman in the deadliest mass shooting in modern U.S. history.

By Associated Press August 21, 2018

The Arizona Department of Transportation says it's going to try using some red lights along Interstate 17 on-ramps in Phoenix as part of its system to provide alerts about wrong-way vehicles on the freeway.

By Associated Press August 21, 2018

Authorities have identified a New York state resident who died on Interstate 40 after he rolled the tractor-trailer he was driving.

By Associated Press July 31, 2018

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