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The world's biggest meteor crater is in Winslow, Arizona

PHOENIX - If you're standing on the corner in Winslow, Arizona, you should walk a couple steps further and check out the world's largest meteor crater.

ABC 15 NEWS - 2018-06-21 19:15:12

Two dead, five injured in wrong-way crash on I-40 east of Holbrook

According to Arizona Department of Public Safety officials, shortly before 4 p.m, troopers began receiving calls of a wrong-way vehicle driving eastbound in the westbound lanes of I-40 near the Hopi Travel Plaza. The vehicle was reportedly driving at a high rate of speed.

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Koreans teach Leupp kids computer science - Navajo Times

Navajo Times | Krista AllenSamuel Ahn, 12, right, shows students at Hope Tutoring and Coding Center the basics of robotics using an mBot, an educational programmable robot.

NAVAJO TIMES - 2018-06-21 09:17:42

DPS: 2 dead, 5 hurt after wrong-way crash in northeastern Arizona

Minutes later, the driver smashed head-on with a van. The driver's car then caught fire, according to DPS.

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Barringer Meteor Crater And Discovery Center, Arizona

After visiting historic Holbrook, Arizona and Petrified Forest National Park, we hit the road for the two-day drive back home. On the first day, we drove from Holbrook to Las Vegas, stopping at Meteor Crater and Hoover Dam on the way. Then on the second day, we drove all the way home to Rocklin, Cal

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Fracking leases possible on BLM land near Holbrook

HOLBROOK — A group of Navajo County residents has urged the Navajo Board of Supervisors to help challenge leases for oil and gas fracking on Bureau of Land Management land. Most of the leases would be located near the confluence of Silver Creek and the Little Colorado River near Woodruff. Others wou

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Bears on the move – one released, one euthanized by AZGFD

According to AZGFD, bears can be attracted to bird feeders and bird food and will sometimes tear down feeders to get the seeds. If you live in an area where bears may live, it’s a good idea to remove the feeders at night to reduce the temptation for bears or other unwanted wildlife that could become

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CCSO: Woman suspected in murder of 94-year-old husband

According to CCSO, subsequent investigation led to Rudd's wife, Marie Carmen Rudd, being identified as a suspect in his murder.

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Barton withdraws from LD6 Senate race

WHITE MOUNTAINS — The Legislative District 6 Republican primary will no longer be contested.Rep. Brenda Barton, who has served multiple terms the House in LD6, has apparently resigned her candidacy, according to a Tuesday morning tweet by Eric Spencer, the state's election director.

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Andy Harvey Broadcast Workshop encouraging Native students stories

FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. — The Andy Harvey Native American Broadcast Workshop this year will bring 30 students from seven indigenous communities, from 18 high schools across Arizona to learn the ins and outs of broadcast journalism June 17-23.

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Multiple wildfires - likely caused by lightning - in the Happy Jack area atop Mogollon Rim

The Tank Fire is currently estimated at 50+ acres, and the Coconino County Sheriff’s Office has issued a pre-evacuation notice to Clear Creek Units 1 & 2 northeast of that junction. Resources on scene at the Tank Fire include three engines, two crews, and two helicopters, with an air tanker and lead

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Lobo Fernando Quintana receives inaugural Artie Griffiths Sportsmanship Award

Baseball coaches from the 3A East gathered with the area umpires’ representative at the end of the season to select the very first recipient of a new sportsmanship award which will be given annually to a player from the region.Umpire Chuck Coplan got the idea for the award earlier this season and th

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Silver Creek Senior Center menu

The Silver Creek Senior Center, 1658 S. Main St. in Snowflake offers lunch. Cost is $5 for over 60 years of age or $5.50 under 60. Soup and salad bar only is $3.Lunch is served from 12-1 p.m. All meals come with beverage, dessert, salad bar and soup.

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Sweating out the arrival of monsoon rains

Christopher Creek will continue to sweat out the final month before the anticipated arrival of monsoon rains. Again, we are reminded of the threat with the 377 Fire above Heber ... human-caused, of course.Tuesday morning the call came down for manpower and equipment from Christopher-Kohls Fire Depar

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Arizona highway reopens after being closed due to wildfire

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Resource fair addresses special needs kids

SNOWFLAKE — Do you have special kids with special needs? First Things First, Navajo County Public Health Services District will host a Resource Fair from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, July 28, at Our Lady of the Snow, 1655 S. Main St. in Snowflake.

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Snowflake council resolution opposes NextGen Climate Action

SNOWFLAKE — Northeast Division Manager for Arizona Public Service, Neil Traver, lobbied the town council to side with APS in opposition to a ballot measure to amend the state constitution called the NextGen Climate Action.The ballot measure would require that 50 percent of the Arizona power plants p

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Rim Country Senior Center menu

The Rim Country Senior Center, 2171 B St in Overgaard, offers lunch from 11:30 a.m. to 12 p.m. Monday through Friday. The salad bar is offered from 11:15 a.m. to 12. Cost for lunch is a $6 donation for over 60 and $7 for under 60. Children under 10 years old is $4. Just to get salad and fruit bar, c

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377 Fire spreads to 5,000 acres

The 377 Fire near Heber expanded to 4,900 acres on Monday, despite the best efforts of 250 firefighters.The US Weather Service predicted increasing winds Thursday and into the weekend, complicating the task of firefighters.Reports indicated the fire started on Monday as a result of a chain dragged b

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Semi dragging chain starts fires for miles between Heber and Holbrook

A semi dragging a chain on Highway 377 between Heber and Holbrook, started a series of fires on Monday, June 4.A Type 3 incident team from the White Mountains has responded late on Monday and on Tuesday, June 5 the 377 Fire has stopped threatening Hwy. 277.“The first fire was reported at Milepost 1

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