Flagstaff News
Hitting the road? Lowest gas prices in 5 years

Hitting the road? Lowest gas prices in 5 years

AAA Arizona reports that fuel prices dropped for the sixth week in a row just in time for the 4th of July. …read more Source:: Flagstaff News –…

Geology Complicates Search for Groundwater in Williams

The City of Williams west of Flagstaff is in the process of drilling a new well. Like many places in the Southwest, it’s facing drought and rising demand.…

Forest Service Releases Details of Flagstaff Watershed Protection Project

After an environmental analysis and a public comment period, Coconino National Forest managers have outlined the details of the Flagstaff Watershed Protection Project. As Arizona Public Radio’s Ryan…

Prescott Fire Marshall: ‘We Are Healing But Not Yet Healed’

<div attribution="Credit AP Photo/City of Prescott" caption="Unidentified members of the Granite Mountain Interagency Hotshot Crew from Prescott, Ariz., pose together in this undated photo provided by the City…

Earth Notes: Nature, Teaching Quietly

Nature makes people feel better. Studies have shown that hospital patients who can see a natural scene from their window—or even an image of nature—typically heal faster than…

Lawsuit Settlement Restores Local Control Over Minimum Wages in Arizona

A lawsuit challenging the state legislature over who would set the minimum wage in Arizona’s towns and cities has been settled. As Arizona Public Radio’s Ryan Heinsius reports,…

NAZ News

Gov. Ducey visits Kingman prison after incidents

Gov. Ducey visits Kingman prison after incidents

Governor Doug Ducey visited the Kingman prison Sunday to get a safety update and survey…

AZ prison completes relocation of inmates

AZ prison completes relocation of inmates

The operator of a private prison in Kingman says it has finished relocating hundreds of…

Boy drowns in river near Camp Verde

Boy drowns in river near Camp Verde

Yavapai County Sheriff’s Office says an 8-year-old boy drowned in the Verde River Saturday while…

Grand Canyon boaters seek alternative fuel

Grand Canyon boaters seek alternative fuel

A group of commercial boaters in northern Arizona are set on one day leading excursions…

Hiker dies in Grand Canyon Friday night

Authorities are investigating a hiker’s death in the Grand Canyon Friday night. …read more Source::…

Vandals tear up watercraft at AZ jet ski shop

Vandals tear up watercraft at AZ jet ski shop

A Bullhead City jet ski rental business is the victim of vandalism on what is…

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National & World News

More than 1 million expected at pope’s Mass in South America

More than 1 million expected at pope’s Mass in South America

QUITO, Ecuador (AP) – Pope Francis travels to the Ecuadorean port of Guayaquil on Monday for a Mass expected to draw more than a million people, as Latin…

Burt’s Bees cofounder Burt Shavitz dead at 80

Shavitz, a “a wild-bearded and free-spirited Maine man” and beekeeper, co-founded the company with artist Roxanne Quimby in 1984, the company said in a statement. “It is with…

U.S. women beat Japan 5-2 for World Cup title

U.S. women beat Japan 5-2 for World Cup title

Carli Lloyd.scored three times in the first half to vault the Americans to their third Women’s World Cup title on Sunday with a 5-2 victory over Japan at…

Police kill gunman inside posh downtown Austin hotel

The shootings at the Omni Austin Hotel, about four blocks from the Texas state Capitol, happened just before 5 a.m. CDT, police said. A 911 caller reported a…

Greeks reject demands for more austerity in key referendum

Greeks reject demands for more austerity in key referendum

ATHENS, Greece (AP) – Voters in Greece resoundingly rejected creditors’ demands for more austerity in return for rescue loans Sunday, backing Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras, who insisted the…

Sports

Arizona Cardinals’ rookie RB David Johnson tabbed as potential fantasy … – Arizona Sports

Arizona Cardinals’ rookie RB David Johnson tabbed as potential fantasy … – Arizona Sports

Arizona SportsIn examining the Arizona Cardinals, it appears as if one player, in particular, has captured the attention of the fantasy…

The Career of Tyson Chandler, and his Potential Impact on the Phoenix Suns – Bright Side of the Sun

The Career of Tyson Chandler, and his Potential Impact on the Phoenix Suns – Bright Side of the Sun

Bright Side of the SunIt’s time for the Suns faithful to accept that Dark Helmet was right and pick up the…

Arizona Diamondbacks’ Paul Goldschmidt officially named NL starting first … – Arizona Sports

Arizona Diamondbacks’ Paul Goldschmidt officially named NL starting first … – Arizona Sports

Arizona SportsIf you’ve been paying any attention to the Arizona Diamondbacks this season, you know that Paul Goldschmidt is playing like…

Phoenix Suns: Weighing Both Sides Of The Tyson Chandler Deal – Hoops Habit

Phoenix Suns: Weighing Both Sides Of The Tyson Chandler Deal – Hoops Habit

Hoops HabitPhoenix Suns general manager Ryan McDonough loves to surprise everyone. His 2013 Suns won 48 games while tanking. When the…

Native American

Council member: ‘We have failed our horses and we cannot neglect them any longer’

WINDOW ROCK – Navajo Nation Department of Agriculture (NNDOA) Director Leo Watchman estimates there are 70-80,000 feral horses throughout the Navajo Nation. …read more Source:: Native News…

NAU News

NAU student-athletes earn Big Sky All-Academic honors

Men’s and women’s outdoor track, men’s and women’s tennis and women’s golf were recognized for academic success for the spring. …read more Source:: Inside NAU       …