Arizona

Emergency service agencies are constantly looking for new technologies to get the word out about major events affecting residents. But when it comes to the monsoons in Arizona, old technology is still the most trusted.
July 21, 2017
Tribal headstone
The Pioneer Cemetery is the final resting place for 400 explorers, scientists and Native Americans who made the Grand Canyon what it is today. And after almost a century, it’s at capacity. No more new plots. Some people aren’t too happy about that.
July 17, 2017
The U.S. government is now prosecuting people who cross the border illegally the first time. It’s a program that the Trump Administration vowed to implement earlier this year.
July 14, 2017
Grand Canyon
The Grand Canyon National Park has come up with a new plan for how to handle river operations. This comes 16 months after a federal investigation exposed a long pattern of sexual harassment.
July 14, 2017
Experts say total dependency on employers — which provide food, shelter and transportation — leads to isolation, making workers vulnerable to abuse. Demand for migrant farmworkers has grown in recent years and stretched government resources to oversee the H-2A program.
July 05, 2017
Kingman Fire Department truck
A fire in Kingman destroyed six homes Sunday night.
July 03, 2017
The Yavapai County Sheriff’s Office arrested a Prescott Valley man June 30 for operating a drone while firefighters worked to contain the Goodwin Fire.
July 01, 2017
hotshots
Bells rang 19 times in Prescott, Prescott Valley and Yarnell at 4:42 a.m. on June 30 to remember the 19 men who lost their lives four years ago in the Yarnell Hill Fire.
June 30, 2017
The Nogales-Mariposa Port of Entry
Top U.S. commerce officials are scheduled to hear public comments through Thursday this week on the renegotiation of the North American Free Trade Agreement, including from one Arizona trade representative.
June 27, 2017
NGS
The Navajo Nation Council voted to keep the Navajo Generating Station open until 2019 then work with its owner to shut it down. This legislation buys the tribe a little more time to find a new source of revenue and jobs.
June 27, 2017

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