Flagstaff News

No campfire limits in AZ forests for holiday

Arizona’s national forests will be free of campfire and smoking restrictions over the Memorial Day weekend. …read more Source:: Flagstaff News – ABC15       …

Residents worried waterslide wastes water

Some Flagstaff residents are throwing cold water on a giant water slide set to arrive this summer. …read more Source:: Flagstaff News – ABC15       …

No Fire Restrictions On Forests This Holiday Weekend

For the first time since 2010, campfires will be allowed on Memorial Day weekend on the region’s national forests. As Arizona Public Radio’s Aaron Granillo reports, steady rainfall…

Arizona’s Unemployment Rate Drops To 6 Percent

Arizona’s seasonally adjusted unemployment rate for April was 6 percent, down two-tenths of a percentage point from March. The national unemployment rate dropped one-tenth of a percentage point…

The Slide Fire: 1 Year Later – Ecological Recovery Of The Burn Area

Every day this week, we’ve been hearing from some of the people closest to last year’s Slide Fire in Oak Creek Canyon. We’ve checked in with investigators, evacuees,…

U.S. Fish and Wildlife Officials Kill Troubled Mexican Gray Wolf

An endangered Mexican gray wolf has been shot and killed by wildlife officials in western New Mexico. As Arizona Public Radio’s Ryan Heinsius reports, the federally protected animal…

NAZ News

CA man accused of invoice scam caught in AZ

CA man accused of invoice scam caught in AZ

A California man wanted on charges he scammed hundreds of people in three states has…

Flagstaff gang stabbing suspect found guilty

Flagstaff gang stabbing suspect found guilty

An outburst from a suspect convicted in a fatal gang-related stabbing prompted a brief courthouse…

Flagstaff School Makes a Change Over Summer

May 22, 2015 – NAZ Today announces a big change happening to one Flagstaff school.…

Flagstaff Population Continues to Grow

May 22, 2015 – NAZ Today discusses the census numbers and Flagstaff’s growing community. …read…

Few Fire Restrictions In Place for Memorial Day Weekend

May 22, 2015 – NAZ Today talks on the subjects of the wet weather and…

Voting Might Become Easier For Native Americans

May 22, 2015 – NAZ Today discusses how voting may soon be a little easier…

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National & World News

Cleveland police say 71 people arrested overnight in protests

Cleveland police say 71 people arrested overnight in protests

By Aaron Josefczyk CLEVELAND (Reuters) – Some 71 people were arrested in Cleveland overnight during protests that flared after a police officer was found not guilty in the…

Woman uses obituary to say Brady innocent in ‘Deflategate’

Woman uses obituary to say Brady innocent in ‘Deflategate’

BOSTON (AP) – A Massachusetts woman has used her own obituary to convey a final message on Tom Brady and the “Deflategate” scandal. …read more Source:: National and…

John Nash, wife, ‘A Beautiful Mind’ inspiration, die in NJ

John Nash, wife, ‘A Beautiful Mind’ inspiration, die in NJ

John Forbes Nash Jr., a mathematical genius whose struggle with schizophrenia was chronicled in the 2001 movie “A Beautiful Mind,” has died along with his wife in a…

Mathematician who inspired ‘A Beautiful Mind’ killed in auto accident: media

(Reuters) – Mathematician John Nash, a Nobel Prize winner who inspired the movie “A Beautiful Mind,” was killed in an auto accident along with his wife in New…

US: Iraq’s ‘will to fight’ at issue after IS takeover Ramadi

US: Iraq’s ‘will to fight’ at issue after IS takeover Ramadi

The U.S. defense secretary delivers a harsh assessment of Iraqi fighters. …read more Source:: National and World Stories       …

Sports

Arizona Diamondbacks: Return of Jake Lamb crowds the field – isportsweb.com (blog)

Arizona Diamondbacks: Return of Jake Lamb crowds the field – isportsweb.com (blog)

isportsweb.com (blog)Jake Lamb is set to return from the disabled list as early as June 1st. Lamb’s return will lead to…

Chicago Cubs vs. Arizona Diamondbacks Preview, Sunday 5/24, 3:10 CT – Bleed Cubbie Blue

Chicago Cubs vs. Arizona Diamondbacks Preview, Sunday 5/24, 3:10 CT – Bleed Cubbie Blue

Bleed Cubbie BlueNot only that, but if the Cubs win and the Royals can complete a sweep of the Cardinals this…

Arizona Cardinals have one of NFL’s younger offenses – Revenge of the Birds

Arizona Cardinals have one of NFL’s younger offenses – Revenge of the Birds

Revenge of the BirdsWhen you think about the Arizona Cardinals offense, two veteran players come to mind — quarterback Carson Palmer…

The 5: Key storylines as Phoenix Suns head into the offseason – Arizona Sports

The 5: Key storylines as Phoenix Suns head into the offseason – Arizona Sports

Arizona SportsThe surprise team of the 2013-14 campaign with 48 wins, Jeff Hornacek’s club was expected to take another step forward…

Native American

Navajo Nation police look for Tuba City bank robber

WINDOW ROCK, Ariz. – A male suspect is on the loose after robbing the Tuba City Wells Fargo Bank on May 19 in the afternoon. …read more…

NAU News

President Cheng: 60 positions, new engineering lab cut from budget

As the 2015 academic year comes to a close, NAU President Rita Cheng addressed her plans to make up for the state budget shortfall as well as…