A major public land management agency is joining others in imposing fire restrictions that will cover wide swaths of drought-stricken Arizona.
Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey on Thursday joined a growing number of Republican governors who are stopping payment of an extra $300 a week in pay for unemployed workers as a way to force people to return to work.
Arizona now joins 23 other states that allow community colleges to offer baccalaureate degrees under limited prescribed circumstances.
FLAGSTAFF - Flagstaff Ranger District has opened the entirety of Elden Lookout road (Forest Road 557) to motor vehicles, which allows people to drive all the way to the top currently.
FLAGSTAFF - Law enforcement officers found the body of a missing Oregon woman in the Fernwood area near Flagstaff April 27, according to the Coconino County Sheriff's Office (CCSO).
KINGMAN – The Flag Fire in the Hualapai Mountains is still reported at 1,400 acres and zero percent contained, with Caleb Finch of Southwest Area Incident Management Team 1 saying additional resources are moving in as the threat from the fire remains.
TUCSON, Ariz. - Michael Toubassi of Tucson Film & Music Festival, in association with Film Tucson, is presenting a free online conversation about the movie "Spiked" May 1 at 3 p.m.
One person died and two others were injured in a Colorado River rafting accident April 26 in Grand Canyon National Park.
PHOENIX (AP) — Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey said Tuesday he is sending 250 National Guard troops to the state's southern border with Mexico amid the increased arrivals of migrants.
CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — West Virginia is joining the growing list of places recruiting remote workers — with a thrill-seeking twist.
BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — Grizzly bears are part of life in the gateway communities bordering Yellowstone National Park, and backcountry snowmobile guide Charles "Carl" Mock knew well the risks that come with working, hiking and fishing among the fear-inspiring carnivores, his friends said.
The three-year study, funded by a $1.5 million grant from the Federal Emergency Management Agency, will explore stress, cancer risks and the effect of toxins on reproductive health.
"While we strongly recommend all Arizonans get the COVID-19 vaccine, it's not mandated in our state — and it never will be," Ducey said in a statement. "Vaccination is up to each individual, not the government."
TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) — Southern Arizona's treasured spring wildflower bloom is pretty much a no-show this year.
BULLHEAD CITY, Ariz. (AP) — A body recovered from the Colorado River has been identified as a missing Bullhead City man who was in a boating accident, authorities said April 18.
Mexico President Andrés Manuel López Obrador said April 14 he plans to visit his country's southern border to discuss with governors and mayors there how to stop the smuggling of child migrants.
Flagstaff local Stewart Weinstein ordered an all-electric vehicle to be environmentally friendly, but now says the unexpected financial perks of his purchase have already piled up -- before even driving his new car off the lot.
The Legislature approved an extension to May 17, and the governor signed it into law March 29.
The park said the certification would help foster astronomy-based recreation and tourism while improving energy efficiency and reducing operational costs in the park related to outdoor lighting.
PRESCOTT, Ariz. - A $7.55 million building purchase and another $2.45 million in improvements for a new City Hall location will be up for a vote by the Prescott City Council this week.
DUDLEYVILLE Ariz. (AP) — A small community in south-central Arizona remained under an evacuation notice Friday after crews and air tankers stopped the growth of a wildfire that burned at least 12 homes, officials said.
PHOENIX (AP) — More than 5,000 people gathered last weekend in the Tonto National Forest northeast of Phoenix for an illegal party that was broken up by U.S. Forest Service personnel, according to authorities.
PHOENIX (AP) — Arizona has a new state holiday.
The U.S. Forest Service has entered its final stages of public comment in its plans to remove or sterilize more than 300 wild horses in eastern Arizona.
The endangered California condor could return to the Pacific Northwest for the first time in 100 years.