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Photo highlights: Winter delivers snow to the Grand Canyon at last

Jan. 10 delivered the first winter snow of 2018 to the Grand Canyon area. An elk takes a break from nibbling trees near Albright Training Center; Bright Angel Lodge with a light dusting of snow; a bald eagle perches on a snowy branch near Tusayan; clouds hang low on a blustery day at the Canyon and


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Daniel Kaska Daniel Kaska, the oldest member of the Havasupai Tribe of the Grand Canyon, passed away peacefully in his sleep January 9 with his family nearby. He was born to Ella Cooney and Arthur Kaska April 6, 1926 on the vast Coconino Plateau on what was then Kaibab National Forest, an area that

ARIZONA DAILY SUN - 2018-01-16 14:53:45

Grand Canyon Distillery opens with high spirits

Lovers of craft spirits have a reason to raise a toast - the owner of Grand Canyon Brewing Company has expanded his operation and opened a distillery to make artisanal liquors. John Peasley's craft brewery and restaurant at 301 N. 7th St. recently completed licensing requirements to begin producing

WILLIAMS GRAND CANYON NEWS - 2018-01-16 18:39:00

Lucy Walkup dies at 101

A Flagstaff institution has passed away. Lucy Walkup, widow of former NAU President J. Lawrence Walkup, died Monday at the age of 101. She came to Flagstaff in 1948, served as campus "First Lady" for 22 years beginning in 1957, then continued as an NAU and community volunteer. She donated her time t

ARIZONA DAILY SUN - 2018-01-16 23:01:00

Contractors object to anti-wall resolution by Flagstaff Council

If you build it, the city of Flagstaff might not come -- for business purposes, that is. On Tuesday, the city council will vote on a resolution against the proposed wall along the border with Mexico. The resolution also contains a clause that the mayor and city council will do their best not to proc

ARIZONA DAILY SUN - 2018-01-16 13:00:00


Frances Mary Swanson Frances Mary Swanson, 65, long-time resident of Doney Park, Flagstaff, Arizona, passed away at 10:00 A.M., December 12, 2017, surrounded by her loved ones. She is survived by her husband Don of 40 years, four children Celestina Tan, Cres Swanson, Stella Hein and Gloria Bell, si


Grand Canyon National Park celebrates Martin Luther King Jr. Day with free entry

GRAND CANYON, Ariz. - In honor of Martin Luther King Jr. Day, Grand Canyon National Park visitors can get into the park free today, Jan. 15. Park Service officials remind visitors that fee-free means entrance only and does not affect fees for camping, reservations, tours or use of concessions. Park


Out of the past: 1960s North Kaibab National Forest

A spray job (spruce bud worm) on the North Kaibab district and part of the Grand Canyon National Park ca. 1960. View more photos here of historical Williams and northern Arizona from the Williams Historic Photo Project. A spray job (spruce bud worm) on the North Kaibab district and part of the Gran

WILLIAMS GRAND CANYON NEWS - 2018-01-16 18:17:00

Arab Police officers use Humvees to respond in icy weather

ARAB, Ala. - While just about everything else is closed for the winter weather on Tuesday, law enforcement officers are still out doing their jobs in vehicles that stray from the norm. When the roads get slick officers with the Arab Police Department use Humvees to get around. "You can see where peo

WHNT-TV - 2018-01-16 22:59:52

All roads in six Calhoun County cities closed due to icy conditions

According to the Calhoun County EMA, all roads in six cities are closed to icy conditions. Roads have been completely closed in Jacksonville, Piedmont, Weaver, Anniston, and Oxford cities. Authorities are urging drivers to remain inside, as road conditions throughout Calhoun County are hazardous. Ac

ABC 33/40 NEWS - 2018-01-16 21:32:21

Death at Cherokee car lot under investigation

Cherokee County authorities gathered Tuesday at Joseph Family Motors, investigating a death that occurred at the business on Cedar Bluff Road, according to Sheriff Jeff Shaver. The identify of the deceased had not been released, and Shaver said Tuesday afternoon that limited details could be made pu

GADSDEN TIMES - 2018-01-16 20:54:27

Family of six loses home to fire

Birmingham Fire confirms a family of six is now homeless following a fire at their home on 2800 Dawson Avenue across from Powderly School. Birmingham Fire responded to the scene around 6:30 p.m. Two adults and four children were at home when the fire started. While fire officials say the house is a

ABC 33/40 NEWS - 2018-01-16 19:56:55

Alabama landmarks now part of Civil Rights Trail

Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day may be over, but Alabama's place in the new U.S. Civil Rights Trail is here to stay. According to information released by the states tourism department, the trail links "almost 130 museums, churches, courthouses and other landmarks that were essential to the advancemen

AL.COM - 2018-01-16 14:45:51

Traffic light on flashing at Highway 157 and Convent Road intersection

With roads in declining condition, the traffic light at Alabama 157 and Convent Road is on flashing. The lights is flashing amber for trucks and other motorists on 157, and flashing red for motorists coming from either direction on Convent, said Cullman Police Chief Kenny Culpepper. "The traffic on

CULLMAN TIMES - 2018-01-16 22:22:00

Snow, icy roads shut down area

Two bands of snow fell Tuesday across Cullman County, leaving many roads and bridges treacherous. Warnings for motorists to stay off local roads remained in place this morning, unless necessary, as temperatures fell well below freezing overnight. Today's high may reach 25 and then will fall into the

CULLMAN TIMES - 2018-01-17 06:45:00

Seal denies allegations of sexual battery amid reported criminal investigation

Last week, Seal encouraged women to share their own stories of sexual misconduct. And now, one woman has reportedly come forward with her own allegations against the singer - allegations he "vehemently denies." TMZ reported Tuesday that the 54-year-old "Kiss from a Rose" singer is currently under cr


NEW: West Palm man, 18, charged with attempted murder

An 18-year-old man was arrested Friday for his alleged role in an October Palm Springs shooting during a drug deal that went bad. Remy Ra St. Felix, of West Palm Beach, was taken into custody Friday on charges that include attempted first-degree murder, aggravated assault with a firearm and armed ro

PALM BEACH INTERACTIVE - 2018-01-16 23:59:59

West Palm Beach house fire displaces 4 people

The Red Cross said a house fire Monday evening in West Palm Beach displaced four people. The fire occurred on 46th Street. Fire officials said a child was among the four people that were displaced by the blaze. The Red Cross said they were assessing the immediate emergency needs such as food, tem

WFLX.COM - 2018-01-16 10:14:02

Santino: Removal from office for election infraction unconstitutional

In what is likely Palm Beach County Judge Dana Santino's last chance to convince the Florida Supreme Court not to remove her from office, she insisted on Tuesday that other judges have been allowed to keep their jobs after committing far more serious infractions. Removing Santino for blasting her 20

PALM BEACH INTERACTIVE - 2018-01-16 21:45:37

Rollover crash causes delays on I-95 northbound in West Palm Beach

A wreck on Interstate 95 northbound is causing delays near the 45th Street exit in West Palm Beach. Show CaptionHide Caption WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. - A wreck on Interstate 95 northbound is causing delays Tuesday near the 45th Street exit in West Palm Beach. Traffic cameras at 11:15 a.m. showed one ve

WPTV - 2018-01-16 16:33:08