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U of A Rejects Appeal from Fired Marijuana Researcher

U of A Rejects Appeal from Fired Marijuana Researcher

Backers of a would-be medical marijuana researcher are now planning to pressure the Board of Regents to intercede to keep the project in the state. Arizona Public Radio’s…

Earth Notes: After the Slide Fire, a Rare Plant Grows Back

Earth Notes: After the Slide Fire, a Rare Plant Grows Back

Can a plant that grows in only three national forests in Arizona survive all that today’s changing environment can throw at it? …read more Source: Flagstaff News –…

Voter Indecision Looms in Home Stretch of Gubernatorial Primary

Voter Indecision Looms in Home Stretch of Gubernatorial Primary

Early voting starts at the end of the week. But, as Arizona Public Radio’s Howard Fischer reports, a new statewide poll shows half of Republicans undecided about who…

Final Debate Turns Contentious in State Attorney General Primary

Final Debate Turns Contentious in State Attorney General Primary

The two Republican candidates for attorney general faced off Monday night in their last televised debate before early voting starts this week. Arizona Public Radio’s Howard Fischer was…

KNAU’s Latest Southwest Book Review: Small Rocks Rising, By Prescott Author Susan Lang

KNAU’s Latest Southwest Book Review: Small Rocks Rising, By Prescott Author Susan Lang

It’s 1929, and the first thing Ruth Farley does when she arrives at her homestead in a Mojave Desert canyon is to climb out on a pinon branch…

State Law Restricting Abortion Medication Could Head to U.S. Supreme Court

State Law Restricting Abortion Medication Could Head to U.S. Supreme Court

A federal appeals court has given the state the go-ahead to seek Supreme Court review of its decision restricting use of a controversial abortion drug. Arizona Public Radio’s…

NAZ News

Arguments ‘For’ and ‘Against’ Coconino County Ballot Question Sought for November 4, 2014 Election

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Guilty plea in death of stepdaughter’s boyfriend

Michael Anthony Rivera pleaded guilty Tuesday to second-degree murder in the death of 23-year-old Nicholas…

PD: Police search for Kingman robbery suspect

PD: Police search for Kingman robbery suspect

Police are searching for a man who allegedly robbed a Kingman gas station wearing plastic…

Chief deputy chosen as Mohave County sheriff

Chief deputy chosen as Mohave County sheriff

Chief Deputy Jim McCabe will replace Tom Sheahan as Mohave County sheriff. …read more Source:…

County Board of Supervisors Approve Sales Tax Question

Board to ask county voters to consider 3/10-cents tax for road maintenance …read more Source:…

Schools Day Information Now Available!

Mark your calendar for August 29 and bring your class to the Coconino County Fair…

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National & World News

Congress races to finish veterans, highway bills

WASHINGTON (AP) – Congress is racing to wrap up legislation addressing chronic problems at the Veterans Affairs Department and a shortfall in highway money ahead of its five-week…

Century-old pipe break points to national problem

Century-old pipe break points to national problem

LOS ANGELES (AP) – The rupture of a nearly century-old water main that ripped a 15-foot hole through Sunset Boulevard and turned a swath of the University of…

Argentina slides into default as debt talks fail

Argentina slides into default as debt talks fail

NEW YORK (AP) – The collapse of talks with U.S. creditors sent Argentina into its second debt default in 13 years and raised questions about what comes next…

Israel calls up another 16,000 reserves

Israel calls up another 16,000 reserves

JERUSALEM (AP) – Israel’s military says it is calling up another 16,000 reserves. …read more Source: National and World Stories     …

Plane crashes in San Diego parking lot; 1 dead

Plane crashes in San Diego parking lot; 1 dead

SAN DIEGO (AP) – A small plane crashed in a San Diego shopping center parking lot Wednesday, killing an 80-year-old woman who was the lone passenger and injuring…

Sports

Arizona Cardinals’ Deone Bucannon supplies the highlight of Tuesday’s practice – Arizona Sports

Arizona Cardinals‘ Deone Bucannon supplies the highlight of Tuesday’s practiceArizona SportsOh, the highs and lows of being a rookie in the…

Phoenix Suns’ P.J. Tucker Arrested For “Extreme Drunk Driving” – Hip-Hop Wired

Phoenix Suns‘ P.J. Tucker Arrested For “Extreme Drunk Driving”Hip-Hop WiredPhoenix Suns forward P.J. Tucker may want to invest in hiring a…

Arizona Cardinals WR Brittan Golden Still One of the Fastest Guys In Camp – Raising Zona

Arizona Cardinals WR Brittan Golden Still One of the Fastest Guys In CampRaising ZonaJul 26, 2014; Tempe, AZ, USA; Arizona Cardinals…

Peterson: Feud with Sherman ‘fun’ – ESPN

Peterson: Feud with Sherman ‘fun’ – ESPN

ESPNThe Cardinals clearly had Sherman in mind when they gave Peterson an average of $14.01 million per season. It’s slightly more…

Native American

Navajo Nation Council blocks proposed uranium mining in Churchrock, New Mexico

WINDOW ROCK – On the second day of the summer council session, the Navajo Nation Council repealed a resolution passed by the Resources and Development Committee (RDC)…

NAU News

NAU RAPIDLab creates 3D printed model of Discovery Channel Telescope

The model is currently on display at the Rotunda Museum at Lowell Observatory. …read more Source: Inside NAU     …