Flagstaff News

Short Film Raises Concerns About Escalade Project

The Grand Canyon will get a lot of attention Saturday night in Flagstaff, as the city’s Mountain Film Festival hosts a special event called, “Celebration of the Grand.”…

Arizona Scientists: Gravitational Waves Offer New Way to Study the Universe

Scientists have announced the detection of gravitational waves, only theorized until now. Arizona astronomers say the finding opens up a new way to observe the universe. …read more…

NAU Study: Cells May Age Faster If Your Spouse Isn’t Supportive

New research from Northern Arizona University found signs of increased aging in the cells of married people who say they don’t receive emotional support from their spouse. …read…

President Begaye to Sign Navajo Veterans Act Saturday

Navajo Nation officials plan to revamp the tribe’s Veterans Administration. President Russell Begaye will hold a signing ceremony Saturday of a bill designed to more closely involve the…

Flu Cases ‘Widespread’ but Below Average in AZ

State health officials say the flu has spread to every county in Arizona. The number of confirmed cases for this season, however, remains below average statewide. That’s also…

Lawmakers Debate Electing U.S. President by Popular Vote

Some Arizona lawmakers want the state to change how their electoral delegates vote for the president. If they’re successful, Arizona would be the first Republican-leaning state to back…

NAZ News

Lake Havasu City man dies after falling on hike

Lake Havasu City man dies after falling on hike

Authorities are investigating the death of a Lake Havasu City man who died after falling…

Phone App Identifies Recycling Locations

A new app called MyWaste tells people in Flagstaff where to recycle glass, plastic, computer…

Page May Reduce Electric Bills

Page residents may see a 3.2 percent reduction in their electric bills at the start…

Page Electric Bill

The City of Page residence may see a 3.2% reduction in their electric bills at…

Cottonwood Man Arrested for Drug Possession

Mike West was arrested on Thursday. Cottonwood police say they arrested West after they observed…

Recycle App

A new app called MyWaste tells people in Flagstaff where to recycle glass, plastic, computer…

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National & World News

Green Bay Packers QB Aaron Rodgers says knee ‘feels great’ after surgery

Green Bay Packers QB Aaron Rodgers says knee ‘feels great’ after surgery

The Sports Xchange Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers, who underwent arthroscopic surgery on his left knee last month to clean up an old injury, says the knee…

Netanyahu defends natural gas deal in Israeli Supreme Court

Netanyahu defends natural gas deal in Israeli Supreme Court

Fred LambertJERUSALEM, Feb. 14 (UPI) — Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu made an unprecedented appearance in Israeli Supreme Court to defend a controversial natural gas extraction deal. …read more…

Haitian lawmakers choose interim president

Haitian lawmakers choose interim president

Stephen FellerPORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti, Feb. 14 (UPI) — Legislators in Haiti chose an interim president to replace the outgoing Michel Martelly after months of controversy about elections for his…

‘Deadpool’ is the No. 1 movie in North America with $135M

‘Deadpool’ is the No. 1 movie in North America with $135M

Karen ButlerLOS ANGELES, Feb. 14 (UPI) — “Deadpool,” an R-rated superhero movie starring Ryan Reynolds, is the No. 1 movie in North America. …read more Source:: National and…

Miss. police officer shot in face while investigating robbery, in critical condition

Miss. police officer shot in face while investigating robbery, in critical condition

Stephen FellerCLARKSDALE, Miss., Feb. 14 (UPI) — Cpl. Derrick Couch is in critical condition after being shot in the face allegedly by a suspect in an armed robbery,…

Ronda Rousey, Hailey Clauson to appear on Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue covers

Ronda Rousey, Hailey Clauson to appear on Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue covers

Karen ButlerNEW YORK, Feb. 14 (UPI) — Hailey Clauson, Ashley Graham and Ronda Rousey have been revealed as the 2016 Sports Illustrated Swimsuit cover models. …read more Source::…

Sports

Griz hammer Jacks as Breunig hits 1000 – KPAX-TV

Griz hammer Jacks as Breunig hits 1000 – KPAX-TV

KPAX-TVNAU drained a three pointer with only seconds left in the first half, but a quick in bounds and pass down…

Arizona Cardinals news 2/14: Valentine’s Day links, Cardinals videos, around the NFC West – Revenge of the Birds

Arizona Cardinals news 2/14: Valentine’s Day links, Cardinals videos, around the NFC West – Revenge of the Birds

Revenge of the BirdsThere wasn’t anything of note that went on in the NFL on Saturday, so instead of the rest…

Suns rookie Devin Booker finishes third in 3-point contest – Arizona Sports (registration) (blog)

Suns rookie Devin Booker finishes third in 3-point contest – Arizona Sports (registration) (blog)

Arizona Sports (registration) (blog)Phoenix Suns rookie Devin Booker didn’t get off to the strongest start but splashed enough of his money-ball…

Phoenix Coyotes – PlayerWatch – Reuters

Phoenix Coyotes – PlayerWatch – Reuters

ReutersRW Anthony Duclair scored for Arizona in a win Friday. He made it 3-0 just 1:53 later when he collected his…

2016 NFL mock draft: Lots of defense for Arizona Cardinals in full simulation – Revenge of the Birds

2016 NFL mock draft: Lots of defense for Arizona Cardinals in full simulation – Revenge of the Birds

Revenge of the BirdsWith it being NFL Draft season, mock drafts make for fun conversations. It is interesting to talk about…

Native American

Business beat:

FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – EZ Drive Auto Source offers a different way for people with challenging credit to buy a car. …read more Source:: Native News       …

NAU News

Chad Hamill becomes new advisor on Native American affairs

This semester, Chad Hamill, former Applied Indigenous Studies professor and department chair, has accepted the role of advisor to NAU President Rita Cheng on Native American affairs.…