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Flagstaff History: W.L. Gore readied new wire and cable machine shop

From 1892: The crater in this county about 7 miles south of the Dennison Ranch which for some time puzzled geologists as to its origin has finally been placed as being of of volcanic origin. Prof. Gilbert and Dr. Baker spent several weeks there last year and made an exhaustive report concluding that

ARIZONA DAILY SUN - 2017-09-24 10:00:00

28th Flagstaff Festival of Science kicks off

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ARIZONA DAILY SUN - 2017-09-24 06:56:00

Flake visits Flagstaff to check on forest

U.S.Sen. Jeff Flake's boots crunched over the chipped remains of branches, needles and treetops as the Arizona politician paid a visit to a forest restoration project west of Flagstaff Friday morning. The Observatory Mesa site had recently been thinned to remove overcrowded ponderosa pine trees, hel

ARIZONA DAILY SUN - 2017-09-23 13:30:00

28th annual Flagstaff Festival of Science kicks off with dance at Ardrey

The Flagstaff Festival of Science kicked off its 28th year Friday at Ardrey Auditorium with a dance by students from the NAU Community Dance Academy, followed by an inspirational talk by mountaineer Kyle Maynard, who was born without his lower arms or legs. "We are so fortunate to have such amazing

ARIZONA DAILY SUN - 2017-09-23 07:30:00

Which Flagstaff-area public employees earn the most?

Ever wonder how the top salaries compare at four of Flagstaff's biggest public agencies: the city, county, FUSD and NAU? See our lists below: City of Flagstaff Ever wonder how the top salaries compare at four of Flagstaff's biggest public agencies: the city, county, FUSD and NAU? See our lists bel

ARIZONA DAILY SUN - 2017-09-22 21:06:00

Frost in Flagstaff and snow on Peaks after windy Thursday

Frost will arrive in much of the Flagstaff region Saturday and Sunday mornings behind a cold front that will send wind gusting above 40 mph today. The National Weather Service says temperatures will be 10 to 15 degrees below normal over the weekend, with lows hovering around the freezing mark early

ARIZONA DAILY SUN - 2017-09-21 16:05:00

Flagstaff Festival of Science just keeps getting better

The Flagstaff Festival of Science. Ten days. 100 events. All free. It's hard to overstate just how amazing it is that a city the size of Flagstaff is about to stage an event that even the nation's largest cities cannot manage to pull off. But pull it off we do, and usually bigger and better than the

ARIZONA DAILY SUN - 2017-09-21 11:45:00

No Little Plans: The Pizza Patio offers new slice of Flagstaff

The quiet romantic in us all yearns for those three magical words: Pizza and beer. And The Pizza Patio, the Southside's newest addition to its burgeoning resurgence, promises just that. "If you're a student, a local, a tourist or just want to use our Wi-Fi, we really just want to be a place to come

ARIZONA DAILY SUN - 2017-09-21 12:00:00

Obit/OCCA Only - Ad from 2017-09-24

Lael Janeen Tennyson Lael J Tennyson, 60, left us to explore other realms on September 4, 2017. Most recently a resident of Winslow, Lael lived in Flagstaff from early 1990 until April 1997. During that time she was employed by the Days Inn, The Arboretum at Flagstaff, JoAnn Fabrics and Holmes Clean

ARIZONA DAILY SUN - 2017-09-24 07:47:19

Police: Victim in L Motel homicide beaten by teens while intoxicated

A man who died in a Flagstaff motel room on Sept. 7 was extremely intoxicated and beaten on the face multiple times, according to a newly released police report. Four teenagers, all of Flagstaff -- Lawrence Sampson-Kahn, 18, Kayson Russel, 19, Mirelle Gorman, 16 and Jayda Fortune, 17 -- are charged

ARIZONA DAILY SUN - 2017-09-22 10:45:00

Around the Town: Paula Poundstone headlining at the Orpheum

In Flagstaff, you can hear her most Saturdays on KNAU's radio broadcast of Wait, Wait...Don't Tell Me! Today, you can see her in person. Comedian Paula Poundstone will appear at the Orpheum Theater today, Sept. 22, at 8 p.m. Poundstone is on a national tour after releasing her new book, "The Totally

ARIZONA DAILY SUN - 2017-09-22 10:15:00

Our View: Season of giving for United Way keeps taxes home

With the first frost ready to hit Flagstaff this weekend (cover those late tomatoes!), the season of giving has started. Early fall is the time when charities launch their end-of-year donation drives before the Christmas buying frenzy distracts would-be givers. This weekend alone there is the "Beans

ARIZONA DAILY SUN - 2017-09-22 09:30:00

Partial closure on Aspen begins Sunday

Aspen Avenue will remain partially open for the installation of a street mural that will begin Sunday night, city officials said. The southern lane of Aspen Avenue on either side of the Leroux Street intersection will be closed beginning Sunday at 10 p.m. Once the first section is complete, the nort

ARIZONA DAILY SUN - 2017-09-22 20:59:00


saturday, Sept. 23 The Science of Stone Balancing 9 a.m. - 4p.m. Willow Bend Environmental Education Center Science in the Park 10 a.m. - 2 p.m. Wheeler Park NAU Science and Engineering Day 1 - 4 p.m. NAU Science and Health Building Hope and Trauma in a Poisoned Land 6 - 8 p.m. Coconino Center for t

ARIZONA DAILY SUN - 2017-09-22 08:16:25

Results from the 2017 Fire on the Rim Mountain Bike Race

This year's Fire on the Rim race had 294 participants. Plenty of locals participated, but so did racers from as far away as California and Colorado. From a start of 87 racers in 2011, the inaugural year to 294 this year, the race continues to grow. Race co-founder Janet Brandt said this was the best

PAYSON ROUNDUP - 2017-09-22 12:00:00

The unknown women in the space program

The movie Hidden Figures, about a group of African-American female mathematicians who played key roles in getting US astronauts to space, will be shown as part of the Flagstaff Festival of Science. Before electronic computers became part of everyday life, institutions hired humans to solve extensive

ARIZONA DAILY SUN - 2017-09-21 23:11:00

Nonprofits benefit from grant awards of $1.33 million

The Arizona Community Foundation of Flagstaff and a coalition of collaborating funders have awarded $1,336,175 in grants to Flagstaff-area nonprofit organizations through the annual competitive grants process. "The grants process is a streamlined way for nonprofits to make their requests to a variet

ARIZONA DAILY SUN - 2017-09-22 08:30:00

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ARIZONA DAILY SUN - 2017-09-21 17:05:28

National Public Lands Day volunteer events, Red Rock Pass "fee free day"

In celebration of National Public Lands Day and to encourage a shared sense of land stewardship, the Forest Service announces another "fee free day" Sept. 30 (Saturday), along with several volunteer events. Day use fees will be waived at all standard amenity fee sites operated by the Forest Service

ARIZONA DAILY SUN - 2017-09-22 04:15:00

County offers seasonal flu shots

The Coconino County Public Health Services District is offering seasonal flu shots at its clinic in Flagstaff, 2625 North King St. To schedule an appointment, call the clinic at 928-679-7222 or toll-free at 1-877-679-7272. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention recommends a yearly flu vaccin

ARIZONA DAILY SUN - 2017-09-21 14:15:00