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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 Heinsius reports,…

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 of Prescott.…

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 those cut…

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, it overturns…

Settlement Reached Between Arizona and Hotshot Families

A dozen families who lost members when a Hotshot firefighting crew was overcome by a wildfire near the small community of Yarnell have settled a suit they filed against the…

Justices Uphold Arizona's System For Redistricting

The Supreme Court on Monday upheld Arizona congressional districts drawn by an independent commission and rejected a constitutional challenge from Republican lawmakers. …read more Source:: Flagstaff News – KNAU       …

Mixed Reaction in Arizona to Supreme Court Same-Sex Marriage Ruling

Supporters of same-sex marriage rights in Arizona are cheering the U.S. Supreme Court ruling that declared gay marriage bans nationwide unconstitutional. …read more Source:: Flagstaff News – KNAU       …

Inventory of Native Pollinators Aids Climate Change Research

Honeybees have been in the news lately because they’re disappearing. They’re crucial to food production, but they’re not native to North America. Now some scientists are turning their attention to…

Auction Date set, Name Picked For Yarnell Hill Fire Memorial

The state Land Department will auction the site where 19 firefighters died two years ago on the June 30 anniversary of their deaths. The state Parks Department is hoping to…

Online Tool Reveals Environmentally Vulnerable Communities

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has created a new online tool that identifies communities facing environmental health risks. Parts of northern Arizona are among the nation’s most vulnerable regions. …read…

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