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Proposal To Widen Kaibab Forest Corridors Draws Protests

A plan to widen hundreds of miles of camping corridors south of the Grand Canyon is drawing opposition from conservationists. The Arizona Daily Sun reports that Kaibab National…

Rainbow Flag Raised at Flagstaff City Hall as Community Honors Orlando Victims

At a dedication ceremony last night, Flagstaff became the first Arizona city to raise the LGBT rainbow flag in front of its city hall. It was an acknowledgement…

Drones Hamper Fight Against Cedar Fire

Officials say illegal drones are hampering efforts to contain a wildfire threatening communities in eastern Arizona. …read more Source:: Flagstaff News – KNAU       …

4 Arrested At Phoenix Immigration Protest

Phoenix police have arrested four people for blocking parts of a major downtown road at a protest outside the U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement building in Phoenix. Police…

The People Who Protect Us From Wildfire: Old And New School Strategies

Wildland firefighters use every strategy they can to stop forest fires from causing catastrophic destruction. Increasingly, crews across the country are relying on high-tech equipment, like infrared cameras,…

Southwest Boosts Efforts To Keep Visitors Safe Amid Heatwave

Last year, a French couple died while trying to make sure their 9-year-old son had enough water on a broiling summertime outing at a New Mexico national park.…

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Coconino County Public Health Services District earns National Public Health Emergency Preparedness

The Coconino County Public Health Services District (CCPHSD) has been recognized by the National Association…

Missing Flagstaff man said he’d be in Phoenix

The Coconino County Sheriff’s Department is asking for the public’s assistance in locating a missing…

Serial predator sought for missing Kingman woman

The disappearance of a Kingman woman has sparked suspicions that she may be the victim…

Water restricted at Grand Canyon’s South Rim

Concessions operations in the Grand Canyon’s South Rim will have to tighten water usage through…

Pre-evacuations lifted for Cedar Fire residents

Officials have lifted pre-evacuation notices for Show Low, Pinetop-Lakeside and all unincorporated regions on non-tribal…

New measles case identified, total in AZ now 19

New measles case identified, total in AZ now 19

A 19th case of measles has been confirmed near the Valley. …read more Source:: NAZ…

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National & World News

Justin Timberlake faces Twitter storm following comments on Jesse Williams’ racism speech

Justin Timberlake faces Twitter storm following comments on Jesse Williams’ racism speech

Yvette C. HammettLAS VEGAS, June 27 (UPI) — Justin Timberlake took a barrage of criticism on Twitter following his complimentary remarks Sunday about Jesse Williams’ impassioned speech on…

Kevin Durant meeting with Miami Heat, Los Angeles Clippers, Boston Celtics

Kevin Durant meeting with Miami Heat, Los Angeles Clippers, Boston Celtics

Alex ButlerMIAMI, June 27 (UPI) — And then there were six. …read more Source:: National and World Stories       …

New images show Jupiter ahead of Juno’s arrival

New images show Jupiter ahead of Juno’s arrival

Stephen FellerLEICESTER, England, June 27 (UPI) — New images taken of Jupiter are expected to help make the coming arrival of NASA’s Juno mission at the planet more…

Alligator found ‘looking for some shade’ in Texas driveway

Alligator found ‘looking for some shade’ in Texas driveway

Ben HooperHOUSTON, June 27 (UPI) — Wildlife trappers in Texas shared a photo of a shade-seeking alligator hiding under a vehicle in a resident’s driveway. …read more Source::…

‘Star Trek Beyond’ third trailer features new Rihanna track ‘Sledgehammer’

‘Star Trek Beyond’ third trailer features new Rihanna track ‘Sledgehammer’

Wade SheridanLOS ANGELES, June 27 (UPI) — The third trailer for “Star Trek Beyond” features a new track from Rihanna entitled “Sledgehammer.” …read more Source:: National and World…

Maria Sharapova enrolls at Harvard during suspension

Maria Sharapova enrolls at Harvard during suspension

Alex ButlerCAMBRIDGE, Mass., June 27 (UPI) — She likely won’t be eligible for the school’s tennis team, but Maria Sharapova is going to Harvard. …read more Source:: National…

Sports

Five Arizona Cardinals That Could Be on the Bubble – Revenge of the Birds

Five Arizona Cardinals That Could Be on the Bubble – Revenge of the Birds

Revenge of the BirdsThe Arizona Cardinals have a roster full of talent. Look at any website that does positional rankings and…

76 Days until the Arizona Cardinals Season Opens – Revenge of the Birds

76 Days until the Arizona Cardinals Season OpensRevenge of the BirdsIn Ottis Anderson’s best season with the Arizona Cardinals, his season…

NBA Trade: Taj Gibson to Phoenix Suns, Houston Rockets? [Rumors] – Morning News USA

NBA Trade: Taj Gibson to Phoenix Suns, Houston Rockets? [Rumors]Morning News USAThe Chicago Bulls are in the thick of a major…

Arizona Sports Panel: What is the Cardinals’ greatest strength? – Arizona Sports (registration) (blog)

Arizona Sports Panel: What is the Cardinals’ greatest strength? – Arizona Sports (registration) (blog)

Arizona Sports (registration) (blog)Until then, however, Cardinals fans will have to fill the void left in their life with…actually, we have…

WATCH: Are the Arizona Cardinals on the verge of replacing the Dallas Cowboys as America’s Team? – ABC15 Arizona (blog)

WATCH: Are the Arizona Cardinals on the verge of replacing the Dallas Cowboys as America’s Team? – ABC15 Arizona (blog)

ABC15 Arizona (blog)With the pending “All or Nothing” release, along with a record-setting 2015 campaign, a charismatic coach and likeable players,…

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Quick Reads: week of June 22

Tuba City Unified School District Summer Food Service schedule through June 30 For the Primary school, Fir and Main Street, Tuba City High School, East Warrior Drive…

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Community activists call on Arizona government to further prevent mass shootings

…read more Source:: Jack Central       …