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Search and Rescue responds to medical emergency during snow storm
At approximately 8 p.m. Thursday night, first responders received reports of a diabetic emergency in the Forest Lakes area of Young, Arizona; crews traveled about 12 miles through heavy snowfall to make contact with the patient.
Storm dumps record-breaking snow on Flagstaff, Arizona
FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. — A winter storm dumped record-breaking amounts of snow in Arizona and forced the closure Friday of roads, schools and government offices across the Southwest.
Paramedics in snowy high country take extreme measures to get man to safety
YOUNG, AZ (3TV/CBS 5)-- The treacherous winter storm that slammed Arizona Thursday created some serious problems for first responders and their patient in the high country. The Forest Lakes Fire District released a photo Thursday evening showing emergency crews attempting to take a Snow Cat to param
Snowfall totals from Northern Arizona
NORTHERN ARIZONA (3TV/CBS 5) -- The National Weather Service released its latest snowfall totals for Northern Arizona Friday evening. It's still snowing east of Flagstaff, so some of these numbers will change over the next few hours.
Former Yuma County judge may join Arizona Supreme Court
A former Yuma County Superior Court judge who is currently sitting as an Arizona Court of Appeals Judge could be tapped by Governor Doug Ducey to fill a vacancy on the Arizona Supreme Court.
Police searching for man wanted for violating parole in Arizona
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (KRQE) - The Albuquerque Police Department needs help tracking down a dangerous felon. Wednesday night, Bosque Farms Police tried to pull over John Remalia in Peralta, but Remalia fled.
Arizona Border Patrol agents arrest two gang members
TUCSON – Southern Arizona Border Patrol agents arrested two notorious gang members in separate incidents this week after they re-entered the country illegally, authorities said.
Winter weather, crashes, disabled vehicles close highways in northern Arizona
PHOENIX (ADOT) -- Winter weather and crashes have closed multiple highways in northern Arizona, according to the Arizona Department of Transportation. Drivers should delay travel across northern Arizona during the current winter storm because heavy snow or crashes could make roads impassable.
Payson buried under two feet of snow
The highways in and out of Payson remain closed Friday morning after some two feet of snow fell in Payson and 34 inches in Pine. The shelter at Payson High School is open and had about 60 people staying there last night- all motorists that got stuck when the roadways closed. Several more people slep
Flagstaff, Arizona had the snowiest day in its history
(CNN)Snow in Flagstaff, Arizona is not uncommon. But Thursday's snow was historic. Flagstaff is buried in snow: 35.9 inches of it. The city is under a state of emergency and the flakes haven't stopped.
Arizona marshal disciplined after he threatened to arrest a 12-year-old journalist
An Arizona law enforcement official has reportedly been disciplined after he was caught on camera threatening to arrest a 12-year-old reporter this week. Hilde Lysiak is a young journalist who publishes the Orange Street News out of her parents’ home in Selinsgrove, Pa.
Jaime Cerreta finds new local love, By the Bucket in Payson
PAYSON, AZ (3TV/CBS 5) -- While reporting on the record snowfall in Payson, Jaime Cerreta found a local spot that serves up spaghetti By the Bucket. That's right, By the Bucket is a take-out spaghetti restaurant on the Beeline Highway in the heart of Payson that sells fast food spaghetti in convenie
Tono Rim Bar & Grill grand opening Saturday
Food is just an afterthought at most bars. But Tonto Rim Bar & Grill isn’t most bars. Owners Dean and Stephanie Mikelson say ‘grill’ could easily precede ‘bar’ in the name of their new business at 3870 E. Highway 260 in Star Valley.
Payson the battleground for winter storm
When the National Weather Service says, “You guys are under the gun for heavy snow” — you take them seriously. The NWS issued a winter storm warning for Rim Country Wednesday that extended through Friday afternoon, as the Roundup went to print. The paper printed earlier than normal to give route dri
Snow updates: County, city declares state of emergency, NWS reports 35.9 inches on Thursday
1 a.m. Update: The National Weather Service reported a total of 35.9 inches of snow fell at the Flagstaff Airport on Thursday to set the single-day record for the city. The more than 100-year record was previously set in 1915 with 31.0 inches.
Storm updates: Snow falling in Tucson, more rain for Phoenix
All week the huge storm that was set to park itself over Arizona for two straight days was being referred to as a winter storm seen "once in a decade." As Thursday came to an end, it was pretty clear that may just be the case.
Road closures abound around Rim Country due to storm
Due to snow and ice, several roadways around Payson have closed. The Arizona Department of Transportation has closed State Route 87 between Payson and Winslow, State Route 260 between Star Valley and Heber and southbound 87 at the casino.
Winter storm shelter and emergency management update
Due to ongoing winter storm conditions in Northern Gila County, Gila County Emergency Management in coordination with American Red Cross has opened shelters for residents or visitors who may need assistance.
Flagstaff to get additional foot of snow in next 4 hours, I-17 northbound closed
3:00 p.m. Update: The National Weather Service in Flagstaff reports heavy snowfall rates of around 3 inches per hour is expected to continue along the Mogollon Rim from Flagstaff to Show Low for the next several hours. Totals up to a foot of new snow during the next four hours will not be uncommon.
Beeline north of FH now closed
The Arizona Department of Transportation has announced new road closures due to the winter weather in Arizona. ADOT has closed SR87 the Beeline Highway between Fountain Hills and Payson. The closure begins at the Bush Highway, about 10 miles north of Shea Boulevard.