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Man gets 50 years in fatal Holbrook courthouse shooting

HOLBROOK, Ariz. (AP) - A man who shot two Gallup women to death outside an eastern Arizona courthouse over a custody dispute will spend the next 50 years in prison. The Navajo County Sheriff's Office says 49-year-old Salomon Diaz, of Snowflake, was sentenced late last week to two consecutive 25-year

AZFAMILY - 2018-10-23 08:14:00

Sheriff’s Office looking into inmate’s death

At approximately 6:50 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 20, 2018, according to a GCSO news release, an inmate named Luis C. Lopez Jr., 21, of Safford was found unresponsive in his cell. Lopez was in the facility for a felony arrest warrant, having been arrested the day before by Safford Police.

EASTERN ARIZONA COURIER - 2018-10-22 17:09:00

Digital disaster? Broadband consultant questions ethics

The consortium submitted state and federal applications for grant funding back in March and then responded to questions regarding their bid evaluation process and their selection of a bid whose cost was double every other vendor. According to a letter from the Universal Service Administrative Compan

WMI CENTRAL - 2018-10-23 12:00:00

Petrified Forest National Park in Arizona

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Candlelight vigil helps shed light on domestic violence in Winslow

As people gathered, Winslow Mayor Tom McCauley, Alice’s Place representative Dr. Greg Hackler and other shelter staff explained the local problem and discussed solutions and options. Sabrina Kislingbury Buttler gave a moving recollection of her sister’s death in 1981 at the hands of her estranged hu

NHONEWS.COM - 2018-10-23 15:21:00

Bernie Sanders in Arizona for rallies with Democratic gubernatorial candidate David Garcia

PHOENIX (AP) -- U.S. Sen. Bernie Sanders is in Arizona to speak at rallies in Tucson and Tempe for Democratic gubernatorial candidate David Garcia. Garcia is an education professor at ASU who is facing Republican Gov. Doug Ducey in the Nov. 6 general election. Sanders joined Garcia for a Tuesday aft

FOX10PHOENIX.COM - 2018-10-23 22:46:00

Out to lunch? Apache County supervisors spend thousands of taxpayer dollars dining out

At the April 17 meeting, District I Supervisor Joe Shirley Jr. and District II Supervisor Alton Joe Shepherd voted to approve the override measure, but former District 3 Supervisor Doyel Shamley voted against it.


2 wild horses found shot to death: Heber Wild Horse Territory in Arizona

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Man gets 50 years in prison for killing two women near Holbrook courthouse

He pleaded guilty for killing the two women in a custody dispute. HOLBROOK, Ariz. (AP) - A man who shot two Gallup women to death outside an eastern Arizona courthouse over a custody dispute will spend the next 50 years in prison. The Navajo County Sheriff's Office says 49-year-old Salomon Diaz, o

12NEWS.COM - 2018-10-22 18:37:00

Man Sentenced to 50 Years in Fatal Holbrook Courthouse Shooting

The Navajo County Sheriff's Office says 49-year-old Salomon Diaz, of Snowflake, was sentenced late last week to two consecutive 25-year terms.


Garcia looks to Bernie Sanders for boost in Arizona race

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AZFAMILY - 2018-10-23 10:18:00

Attorney: Resolutions Against Prop 127 Illegal Use Of Public Resources

At least six local governments have taken formal positions opposing the measure after elected officials deliberated in a public meeting:Greenlee,GilaandNavajocounties, as well asHolbrook,Pinetop-LakesideandSnowflake.


Forest Service investigating two horses found shot near Heber-Overgaard

HEBER/OVERGAARD — Two free-roaming horses were found dead Thursday and Friday off of Forest Service Roads 51 and 50 in the Apache-Sitgreaves Nationals Forests. The horses appear to have been shot but that information has not been confirmed by the Apache-Sitgreaves National Forests representatives.A


NWS: Tornado touches down northwest of Winslow

WINSLOW, AZ - The National Weather Service confirmed a tornado touched down northwest of Winslow on Sunday afternoon. The tornado touched down just after 2 p.m. along Interstate 40 but dissipated quickly. There have been no reports of damage in the area. No further information was immediately avai


NWS: Tornado spotted near Winslow

WINSLOW, AZ (3TV/CBS 5) - Tornadoes don't happen often but a twister was spotted in northeastern Arizona on Sunday. The National Weather Service in Flagstaff said there was a tornado warning issued around 2:10 p.m. along I-40 just east of Two Guns and lasted until 2:30 p.m. "A tornado has been obser


1 person killed, 1 hospitalized after a shooting in Mesa Saturday morning

MESA, ARIZONA - According to the Mesa Police Department, one person was killed and another person has been hospitalized after a shooting early Saturday morning near Alma School and Broadway Road. When officials arrived on scene they found two adults with gun shot wounds and transported to the hospi


Man sentenced to 50 years in killing of 2 women outside Holbrook courthouse

Salomon Diaz, 48, of Snowflake-Taylor, was sentenced to consecutive 25-year terms for the fatal shooting of Ashley Utley, 25, the mother of his two grandchildren, and her mother, Sherry Quintero-Davenport, 45, outside Navajo County Superior Court in Holbrook on June 28, 2016.


Tornado touchdown confirmed near Winslow

WINSLOW, Ariz. (KSAZ) - A sight we don't often see in Arizona, a tornado. The National Weather Service in Flagstaff confirmed a tornado did touchdown Sunday afternoon just along Interstate 40 near Winslow. Many viewers caught the twister on camera, sending in pictures and videos. WATCH: Video of to

FOX10PHOENIX.COM - 2018-10-22 11:57:00

Six seriously hurt in head-on crash at 27th Ave/Indian School Rd. in Phoenix

PHOENIX - Several people were seriously hurt after a head-on crash in Phoenix on Friday night. According to Phoenix fire, two vehicles crashed into each other head-on near 27th Avenue and Indian School Road. Fire crews said nine patients were involved in the crash, six of which are in critical condi


Lane restriction on SR 277 through Nov. 1

Drivers who use State Route 277 between Snowflake and Heber should plan for continued lane restrictions and delays through Thursday, Nov. 1, for pavement preservation work.Since the project began earlier this month, work has been delayed because to rain and other weather conditions. The maintenance