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Trial over rent-dispute killing begins with self-defense claims

The trial began on Monday for James Womble, 23, who is charged with second-degree murder after he killed his landlord during… Read more

Council moves toward affordable housing commission

Flagstaff may be seeing a new commission, this one dedicated to finding solutions to Flagstaff’s issues of affordable housin… Read more

Coconino bests Flagstaff, 3-2, in beach showdown for section title

Megan Hicks and Mireya Cabrera know that winning crosstown rivalry matches means having to dig deep. Read more

Developer drops student focused project after council meeting

A development planned for a 15 acre stretch of land at the intersection of Lone Tree Road and JW Powell Boulevard now appear… Read more

This week's most-read stories


Trump signs Colorado River drought plan

PHOENIX (AP) — President Donald Trump on Tuesday signed a plan to cut back on the use of water from the Colorado River, whic… Read more


Sex offender notification

The Coconino County Sheriff’s office announced Tuesday that Janet Lynn Saulsberry, 36, has moved to #7, 8025 N. US Highway 8… Read more


New details released on latest Grand Canyon death

The National Park Service released information on the subject who died the afternoon of April 3 at the Grand Canyon National… Read more


Three deaths in eight days: Epidemic or coincidence?

Between March 26 and April 3, three fatalities occurred at the Grand Canyon, prompting public interest from a plethora of lo… Read more


Flagstaff's Planning and Zoning opens public hearing for Canyon del Rio

The Planning and Zoning Commission began the public hearing for a 263-acre development at the intersection of Butler Avenue … Read more


Positives, negatives cited by NAU students on delivery robots

Students at Northern Arizona University have started to become accustomed to the small, white robots rolling across campus s… Read more


Thief and vandal taken into custody

The Flagstaff Police Department reported on its Facebook that officers took two different women into custody Thursday after … Read more

State and Regional

El Niño predicted to linger through summer, but what does that mean for Arizona?

PHOENIX – Last fall and winter in Arizona were record-breakers. Since Oct. 1, Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport has r… Read more


New clothing boutique opens near downtown Flagstaff

Courtney Herzog constantly has more than one project going on, she said, always having been someone with an iron in many fir… Read more


There and back again – a hiker’s tale

It is 9:45 a.m. on a beautiful March morning and I am just starting down the South Kaibab Trail to spend a night at the Brig… Read more

This week's Photo Galleries

Week in review: Top photos of the week from AP

Here are some of the top photos of the week, as selected by the Associated Press. Read more

Naked criminals and a misspelled school crosswalk make up some of this week's weirdest news

It appears that naked criminals were busy this week — especially in Florida. Here's a look at the stranger side of news from across the cou… Read more

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Brands roll with 4/20 as pot legalization grows

Marijuana enthusiasts have for decades celebrated all things marijuana on April 20. No, Hallmark doesn't yet have a card to mark "420." But… Read more