The Prescott National Forest began an orderly closure of developed recreation sites on Monday, March 23, to protect public health and safety and to align with state and local measures already in place to contain the COVID-19 outbreak.
As of March 20, Coconino County has stated that there are currently nine presumptive positive cases in the county.
FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Coconino County Board of Supervisors issued a proclamation closing restaurants and other businesses in Coconino County to members of the public, effective at 8 p.m. Thursday, March 19 through Wednesday, April 1.
The westbound lanes on Interstate 40 are closed because of a crash at milepost 161 west of Williams.
The Williams Safeway is now offering special hours for senior citizens over 65 year's old, customer's with a disability, those who are pregnant and those with compromised immune systems.
Arizona Snowbowl has announced plans to suspend winter operations at 4 p.m. March 17 in response to COVID-19.
Grand Canyon Unified School District School is closing for the week of March 16 as a proactive measure related to the coronavirus, officials said.
This is the latest information about the impacts of coronavirus in northern Arizona.
Grand Canyon National Park remains open, however, because of public health concerns related to COVID-19, some park facilities are closed and some related activities have been cancelled.
The National Weather Service in Flagstaff is forecasting heavy rain and potential flooding now through Friday afternoon.
Northern Arizona University and Coconino Community College announced they will transition to all online classes following spring break amid intensifying concerns about the transmission of coronavirus.
WILLIAMS, Ariz. — Wet weather is expected across Arizona through Friday with forecasters saying possible heavy rains in some areas could result in flooding with flowing washes and roads covered by water.
WILLIAMS, Ariz. — The Gallery in Williams is celebrating National Youth Art Month through the month of March and invites the public to visit The Gallery to view local youth art.
WILLIAMS, Ariz. — The city of Williams will soon begin converting downtown public street lights to LED light bulbs.
The new extrication tools will allow responders to perform extrications on larger vehicles like tour buses, RVs and tractor trailers.
WILLIAMS, Ariz. — Juniper Creek Outdoors in Williams is now offering hay and feed after a recent expansion at their location.
The temporary area closure restricting public access from the mountain where helicopter operations were occurring has been lifted as of Feb. 1.
Javier and Ruby Gonzalez are excited to bring specialty grocery products to Williams with the opening of their new store, Gonzalez Mini Market.
WILLIAMS, Ariz. — The second annual Golden Deeds Awards Dinner is coming back to the Williams Senior Center April 18 from 5:30 to 7 p.m.
Spoiled by warm temperatures this weekend, Williams residents and visitors will experience a fast-moving storm that could bring light snow and cold temperatures Monday through Wednesday.
Heritage Elementary School has announced its January Students of the Month.
On Jan. 9, an eight person crew launched from Lees Ferry in an attempt to break a speed record by rowing 277 river miles of the Grand Canyon in less than 34 hours. They were unsuccessful.
The National Weather Service (NWS) is calling for a slight chance of rain showers before 8 p.m. tonight, followed by a slight chance of rain and snow showers between 8 p.m. and 1 a.m. and a slight chance of snow showers in the early morning.
WILLIAMS, Ariz. — Williams Volunteer Fire Department celebrated the holidays during its annual Christmas party Dec. 14 at American Legion Cordova Post #13 in Williams.
Ponderosa Fire District Engine 821 crew participates in ice water rescue training with the Greater Flagstaff Region partners at Flagstaff Ranch Jan. 7.
GRAND CANYON, Ariz. - A 58-year-old Texas man who was reported missing Dec. 22 has been found alive in Grand Canyon National Park, according to the National Park Service.
PHOENIX — Governor Doug Ducey announced the inaugural 2019 Arizona Medal of Valor honorees on Dec. 30, recognizing heroic public safety officials who demonstrated extraordinary acts of valor, courage and heroism.
Four Rollers League members Steve Swatling (left) and Natalie Barrow received hams for achieving the best score plus handicap during week 14.
Grand Canyon is currently under a winter weather advisory until 5 p.m. today.
Additional snow accumulations of 1 to 4 inches is expected with localized amounts up to 6 inches.
At 6:30 a.m. heavy snow was falling from Williams to Flagstaff to Munds Park spreading eastward to near Clints Well, according to the National Weather Service
Snow rates of up to two inches per hour are possible and additional snowfall is expected for elevations above 6,000 feet.
Williams-Grand Canyon News has partnered with AZFamily and Arizona Department of Child Safety (DCS) to showcase 31 Arizona children who are looking for their forever home.
Beginning Jan. 1, 2020, residents will no longer receive a Free Dump Voucher from Williams Transfer Station by mail.
The Maine Consolidated School Mustangs took the title at the I-40 League tournament Dec. 7.
Four Rollers League celebrates end of first half of season
National parks are the perfect place to celebrate the holidays, whether nestled among the high-country pines or lounging by Lake Mead or Lake Powell.
WILLIAMS, Ariz. — Williams community members joined the Williams Police Department, Williams Fire Department and Williams VFW Dec. 5 to honor local law enforcement honors who have died in the line of duty.
WILLIAMS, Ariz. — The Williams Lions Club, working with four local businesses, will again sponsor the Toys for Kids program for local children in need.