At approximately 12:15 p.m. today, rain began to fall over the Museum Fire Burn Scar.
Fairley hopes to see those decisions made intelligently and strategically – and with the help of science – so that the Colorado River can continue sustaining life and the Grand Canyon far into the future.
LAME DEER, Mont. (AP) — A wildfire bore down on rural southeastern Montana towns Thursday as continuing hot, dry weather throughout the West drove flames through more than a dozen states.
PHOENIX (AP) — Repairing storm damage to U.S. 60 in east-central Arizona will require an extended closure of a 17.5-mile (28-kilometer) stretch of the highway between Superior and Miami, authorities said Wednesday.
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention urged all pregnant women Wednesday to get the COVID-19 vaccine as hospitals in hot spots around the U.S. see disturbing numbers of unvaccinated mothers-to-be seriously ill with the virus.
CLARKDALE, Ariz. — The Town of Clarkdale has advised people not to swim in the Verde River.
FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP) — Coconino County used a respite in monsoon rains to install emergency flood control measures in a neighborhood below a mountain overlooking eastern Flagstaff.
PAGE, Ariz. (AP) — A thick, white band of newly exposed rock face stretches high above boaters' heads at Lake Powell, creating a sharp contrast against the famous red desert terrain as their vessels weave through tight canyons that were once underwater.
RENO, Nev. (AP) — U.S. land managers have begun efforts to capture about 50% more wild horses than originally planned this year because of severe drought across the U.S. West — about 6,000 additional animals primarily in Nevada, Oregon and Colorado.
PAGE, Ariz. (AP) — Authorities are investigating the death of a Kentucky woman who was caught in a flash flood in a canyon near the Arizona-Utah border.
Arizona Sen. Mark Kelly is among three senators who introduced the Local Journalism Sustainability Act of 2021 July 22, a bill that would help local newspapers reach viability through tax credits.
This requirement includes those who are fully vaccinated.
For opponents of Native American mascots in the Southwest, 2021 has been a banner year.
PRESCOTT, Ariz. - Yavapai College has announced that it will offer free tuition to students taking classes in select Career and Technical Education programs this fall at both the Verde Valley Campus in Clarkdale and the Career and Technical Education Center in Prescott.
PHOENIX (AP) — As the number of new COVID-19 cases in Arizona grows, worried officials in the state's major cities are reinstituting mask requirements in response to new federal guidelines.
SEDONA — Heavy rains July 23 caused a raw sewage spill of nearly 1,500 gallons into the Carroll Canyon wash, causing the City of Sedona to do a study of its E.coli levels this past weekend, according to a news release.
COTTONWOOD — The search for 16-year-old Faith Moore came to an end July 28 night as search and rescue crews found her body where the Verde River meets the wash where the teenager was last seen.
PHOENIX – Full-time minimum wage workers can’t afford a two-bedroom apartment in any state, according to a recent report from affordable housing advocates, and with housing costs skyrocketing in Arizona, many workers are struggling.
The Bureau of Land Management is committed to the health and safety of adopted mustangs and burros, its deputy director for programs, Nada Wolff Culver, said in announcing the changes July 26.
FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP) — A housing plan adopted by Flagstaff in 2018 and a land-use regulation approved in March violate property owners' rights under the Arizona Constitution, according to an advocacy group.
RENO, Nev. (AP) — U.S. officials who are trying to adopt out wild horses captured on public land say they are tightening protections to guard against the illegal resale of the animals for slaughter, but advocates say the government needs to do more, including ending incentive payments for adoptions.
A fire in Shiprock, New Mexico was quickly suppressed July 11.
Aliyah Chavez has dreamt of being on a television news program since her childhood. Now her dream is coming true.
The Palatki Heritage Site in Sedona, reopened to the public July 20.
Known as the Indians since 1915, Cleveland's Major League Baseball team will be called Guardians.