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Embry-Riddle Prescott to Graduate Largest Class in Campus History on May 4

PRESCOTT – Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University’s Prescott and Worldwide Campuses will graduate more than 400 students at the University’s Spring 2019 Commencement Ceremony on Saturday, May 4, at 10 a.m. at the Findlay Toyota Center in Prescott Valley. This is the largest graduating class since the


Lynx Fire near Prescott 100% contained, officials say

PHOENIX — The 16-acre Lynx Fire is now 100% contained, Prescott National Forest officials say. Firefighters will continue to extinguish interior burning fuels and mop-up on Easter Sunday.


One-year-old dies after being found unresponsive in vehicle in Glendale

GLENDALE, AZ — A one and a half year old girl has died after being found unresponsive in a vehicle in Glendale. The Glendale Police Department says the incident happened around 4:30 p.m. near 53rd Avenue and Thunderbird Road.


The Thing remains a great mystery and Absolutely Arizona

TUCSON, Ariz. — The Thing is one of the great mysteries of Southeast Arizona. For hundreds of miles along Interstate 10, billboards ask the question "What is it?" "There's probably about 60 or 70 billboards that currently advertise The Thing," according to Kit Johnson with Bowlin Travel Centers. "Th


Embry-Riddle Student Business Club Takes State Competition for 13 Straight Years

PRESCOTT, Ariz. – For the 13th consecutive year, Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University’s Phi Beta Lambda (PBL) Business Club dominated the PBL Arizona Leadership Competition, held April 12-13 at the Embry-Riddle Prescott campus.


Arizona man found in homeowners' attic, police say

PHOENIX - An Arizona man is accused of trespassing after Phoenix homeowners allegedly discovered him in their attic, KNXV reported. Adriel Luna Rodriguez, 18, was charged with criminal damage and trespassing, according to the Maricopa County Sheriff’s Office.


Charges Dropped for the Arizona Three

On Friday, April 19 motions to dismiss the charges against three students who protested the presence of Border Patrol on the University of Arizona campus last month were granted by two Pima County Consolidated Court judges.


Firefighters on scene of 5-acre fire at Lynx Lake campground in Prescott

PRESCOTT, Ariz. - Prescott National Forest firefighters are currently working to put out a fire near a Lynx Lake campground that has expanded to five acres since the original report, officials say.


PD: Man caught recording woman in dressing room at Tempe's Arizona Mills Mall

TEMPE, AZ — A man was caught using a mirror and phone to record a woman in a Tempe dressing room. Tempe police report that on Saturday afternoon, they responded to the Forever 21 store at Arizona Mills Mall.


Arizona mayor declares state of emergency amid immigration crisis

Yuma, Ariz. — On the front line of Arizona's border battle, agents gather names and offer water to migrants before taking them to detention centers. Seventy-two hours later, the migrants, mostly families from Central America, are released into Yuma, a city of 100,000 with just one shelter, a convert


Arizona's most binge-watched show is apparently not 'Game of Thrones' nor 'The Office'

PHOENIX — When it comes to binge-worthy TV shows, Arizona has a pretty unique taste compared to the rest of the country. According to Geek.com, which surveyed over 1,000 people, Arizona's favorite show to binge watch is "Law & Order" followed by "House of Cards" and, yes, "Game of Thrones" third.


Wittmann, Arizona, Brush Fire: Crews Battling Blaze, 2 Structures Destroyed

A brush fire that broke out near Wittmann, Arizona, on Sunday afternoon scorched 420 acres, destroying two abandoned structures. Multiple agencies including the Peoria Fire Department, the Arizona Department of Forestry and Fire Management, Surprise Fire and the Bureau of Land Management were respon


Arizona now bans hand-held cellphone use while driving

PHOENIX (3TV/CBS 5) -- Gov. Doug Ducey signed HB-2318, a ban on hand-held cellphone use behind the wheel in Arizona, into law Monday. The signing ceremony took place inside the Rotunda of the Arizona Capitol Museum.


The Most Badass Tatts We Saw at the Arizona Tattoo Invitational 2019

Some of the best ink-slingers from across the Valley and around the Southwest gathered at the Renaissance Phoenix Glendale Hotel from Friday, April 19, to Sunday, April 21, for the Arizona Tattoo Invitational 2019. Hundreds of locals came out to the three-day event, either to get ink done or to show


41st Annual Prescott Valley Days “Building Our Future” to Take Place May 9th to 12th, 2019

The 41st annual Prescott Valley Days will be held May 9-12th, 2019 in the Prescott Valley Entertainment District. Starting things off on Thursday night, May 9th, is the 2nd annual Ranch to Table dinner. With beef provided by Fain Land and Cattle Co., Chef Jim Cabral brings his culinary magic to prep


Flagstaff History: Jerome destroyed by fire from post office

1894: The entire city of Jerome was destroyed by fire on Tuesday. It started in a defective flue in the post office and could not be controlled even with powerful streams of water due to the high winds that prevailed at the time. All the businesses were destroyed, including the post office and all r


Young Adult Career and Job Fair in Prescott on May 1 at Yavapai Juvenile Justice Center

PRESCOTT – Local residents age 16-24 are invited to attend the Young Adult Career and Job Fair on Wednesday, May 1 at the Yavapai Juvenile Justice Center Lawn Area in Prescott (1100 Prescott Lakes Parkway) from 3 to 6 p.m.


Charges dismissed for 3 students who protested border agents at University of Arizona

PHOENIX (AP) -- Charges were dismissed against three students involved in a protest of U.S. Border Patrol agents at the University of Arizona that was captured on video. Amelia Cramer of the Pima County Attorney's Office says the misdemeanor charges were dismissed Friday at the request of prosecutor


Fountain Hills Theater is proud to announce the Arizona Premier of the new musical Disenchanted!

WHEN: May 10 – 26, 2019. Thursdays, Fridays, and Saturdays at 7:30pm, Sundays at 2:00pm. HOW: Reservations: (480) 837-9661 x3 Visa/MC/Amex/Discover. PRICE: Individual Adult Tickets $30, Youth 17 and under $12. Group rates available. Veteran and Active Duty discounts. Senior discounts.


How to Safely Dispose of Your Old Medication

o you have expired or partially used prescription medications in your medicine chest, in the back of your kitchen cabinet or stashed in a drawer? Many people keep old pills for years with the best intentions. We want to get rid of them, but often don’t know how to dispose of them properly. We’re con