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Coconino County seeks input on Williams Pre-Disaster plan

WILLIAMS, Ariz. — Coconino County is seeking input on a draft of the new Williams Pre-Disaster Plan. At the request of Coconino County, JE Fuller Hydrology & Geomorphology has worked on the plan with the city of Williams, Coconino County, Kaibab National Forest and other public agencies and private

WILLIAMS GRAND CANYON NEWS - 2018-12-11 20:44:00

Lumberjacks hire Memphis DC Chris Ball as new coach

FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. -- Northern Arizona has hired Memphis defensive coordinator Chris Ball as its next football coach. Ball's hiring was announced by the school Monday. Ball replaces Jerome Souers, who stepped down after 21 years to take another position within the athletic department.

ESPN - 2018-12-10 23:06:29

Winslow active shooter held without bond

WINSLOW, Ariz. — On Dec. 3, the Winslow Police Department received calls of shots fired in the 900 block of West Second Street in Winslow. The suspect, later identified as Matthew Garcia, shot a male victim and fled south from the scene.

NHONEWS.COM - 2018-12-11 18:48:00

Best Public Agency: Library is timeless community hub

Since Flagstaff’s first public reading room opened in 1890, what is now the Flagstaff City-Coconino County Public Library has undergone many transformations to accommodate the needs of the public. Its constant adaptability and continued mission of service have made this important organization Flagst

ARIZONA DAILY SUN - 2018-12-10 10:30:00

Pickin' in the Pines says 'thank you'

Pickin’ in the Pines is thankful for everyone who made the 13th annual festival a huge success! We would like to show our gratitude to the following organizations and sponsors who, in addition to many others, supported the festival this year. Please show them your support:

ARIZONA DAILY SUN - 2018-12-09 10:15:00

Flagstaff Toys for Tots needs your help

As you’ve probably noticed, those familiar Toys for Tots collection boxes and donation jars have been popping up all over town. For the 2018 holiday season, this all-volunteer organization expects to distribute toys to over 10,000 deserving local boys and girls. Many of these toys will be collected

ARIZONA DAILY SUN - 2018-12-08 10:15:00

Three arrested in vehicle burglary ring

FLAGSTAFF, Ariz — On Nov. 29, Coconino County Sheriff’s Office arrested three suspects involved in a vehicle burglary ring. The burglaries spanned multiple communities in northern Arizona.

WILLIAMS GRAND CANYON NEWS - 2018-12-04 21:39:00

San Francisco de Asis preschool earns five-star rating

Early this week, a troupe of 18 preschoolers clad in navy blue polo shirts featuring the San Francisco de Asis logo sat in a large circle as they engaged with their teacher, affectionately called “Miss Lisa,” in various group activities including counting, story time and show-and-tell.

ARIZONA DAILY SUN - 2018-12-08 12:00:00

City and county solidify strategies to combat 2020 census under count

The year 2020 might feel far off, but the city and county staff have been preparing for it for almost the past year, working to get census workers an accurate database of addresses from across the county.

ARIZONA DAILY SUN - 2018-12-05 08:00:00

Man in police standoff near Munds Park sentenced

Nearly ten months to the day he was chased by police and forced out of a Munds Park home with pepper balls and gas in a police stand-off, Daniel Lykins, 34, was handed his punishment.

ARIZONA DAILY SUN - 2018-12-01 20:45:00

Setter Mahon named All-Grand Canyon Region for Mingus Union volleyball team

Three Mingus Union volleyball players received Grand Canyon Region recognition. Junior setter Jenna Mahon was second team All-Grand Canyon Region. Sophomore hitter/middle blocker Kylah Vincent and senior libero Sarah Williams were honorable mention.

CVBUGLE.COM - 2018-12-01 21:08:00

County appoints Deputy Manager and Director of Special Initiatives

The Coconino County Board of Supervisors confirmed the appointments of Dr. Marie Peoples as Deputy County Manager and Kim Musselman as Director of Special Initiatives during the board meeting Tuesday.

ARIZONA DAILY SUN - 2018-12-01 12:00:00

Grand Canyon National Park Celebrates Centennial Year At Grand Canyon And Around Arizona

"We're excited to share this milestone celebration with the millions of people who love, care for, and visit the Grand Canyon each year. The centennial is a time for reflection on the past and inspiration for the future. We honor those who have called Grand Canyon home for thousands of years while b


City, county gear up for snowplay with new visitor map

With winter approaching and much of northern Arizona already having experienced its first snow, the city and county are again faced with the annual issue of managing the throngs of tourists snow can attract.

ARIZONA DAILY SUN - 2018-12-08 11:45:00

Seumptewa sentenced in front of mourning families

Judge Jacqueline Hatch said she expected the sound of a filled courtroom crying for the loss of Nicole Joe to haunt Vaughn Seumptewa, 37, for the rest of his life at his sentencing on Wednesday.

ARIZONA DAILY SUN - 2018-11-29 11:30:00

Flagstaff Subaru pairing with county, Meals on Wheels

Coconino County Community Services Senior Nutrition Program staff and Flagstaff Subaru employee volunteers will deliver winter emergency meals to home-bound seniors as part of the 2018 Subaru "Share the Love" event. Subaru will also loan two vehicles to Coconino County Community Services for the Mea

ARIZONA DAILY SUN - 2018-11-30 19:37:00

All along the Watchtower: An interview with the musicians of Öngtupqa

The Desert View Watchtower, opened in 1932 and designed by Mary Colter, is an iconic 70-foot tower on the South Rim of the Grand Canyon, offering visitors a breathtaking panoramic view of the Canyon and the Colorado River. Because of its size and structure, the acoustics of the Watchtower provide a

ARIZONA DAILY SUN - 2018-11-22 12:15:00

Grand Canyon Youth receives funding for habitat restoration program

Youth members of Conservation Legacy’s Southwest Conservation Corps Ancestral Lands Program will work with the GCY guides and mentors to halt and reverse the spread of invasive non-native plant species along the Colorado, San Juan, Escalante, and Dirty Devil Rivers. GCY provides young people with an


CCSO: Three arrested in Northern Arizona car burglary ring

FLAGSTAFF -- Three 18-year-old suspects believed to be involved in vehicle burglary rings throughout multiple Northern Arizona communities were arrested Thursday, according to the Coconino County Sheriff’s Office.

CVBUGLE.COM - 2018-11-30 22:44:00

Photo highlights: Grand Canyon students get psyched up at pep rally

Grand Canyon students participate in a pep rally Nov. 7 by playing teamwork games. (Photos courtesy of Grand Canyon yearbook staff Alejandro Espinoza, Shawn Elias, Gabriela Caballero and Natalie Ramos de la Torre)