Wednesday, November 18, 2020
Tuesday, November 17, 2020

Earlier this month, Arizona voters passed Proposition 208, a ballot measure that taxes top earners in Arizona and redirects the funds to public education. FUSD Superintendent Mike Penca says this will be about $940 million statewide per year, and Flagstaff will receive about $6.3 million per… READ MORE

Friday, November 13, 2020
Tuesday, November 10, 2020
Wednesday, November 04, 2020
Tuesday, November 03, 2020
Saturday, October 31, 2020

¡Feliz Día de los Muertos! Día de los Muertos es un día festivo donde celebramos y honramos a nuestros seres queridos que han fallecido. Este año, la celebracion sera diferente. Xavier Smith de NAZ Today tiene la información. READ MORE

Friday, October 30, 2020
Wednesday, October 28, 2020
Tuesday, October 27, 2020

Since the outbreak of COVID in March, the mayor stopped parking fees downtown to keep shoppers coming into businesses. This has continued to benefit Flagstaff businesses, according to Flagstaff Downtown Business Alliance Executive Director Terry Madeksza. People are more inclined to shop whe… READ MORE

Wednesday, October 21, 2020
Thursday, October 15, 2020
Tuesday, October 13, 2020

Flu season is here, and with the added pandemic, questions loom about the flu shot. NAZ Today's Nicholas Bratcher reports on the options available, and what students are saying about the current flu season. READ MORE

The North Pole Experience, ran out of Little America Hotel, has postponed its holiday festivities due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Although safety and health regulations were maintained upon opening, Little America Hotel decided to honor tickets purchased this 2020 season for the 2021 season. READ MORE

With the general election less than a month away, we talked to the Flagstaff Police Department about how they’re preparing for election day. Sgt. Charles Hernandez says that FPD expects all voters to act responsibly and in line with the law. READ MORE

Wednesday, October 07, 2020

This past Tuesday the Flagstaff Unified School District governing board decided that they will transition to in-person learning throughout all schools in Flagstaff. The board approved covid-19 benchmarks that must be met before any face to face learning occurs. NAZ Today’s Christian Ayala sp… READ MORE

Tuesday, October 06, 2020

NAZ Today’s Tori Smith reports on the dry conditions around all of northern Arizona have led to quicker spreading fires caused by human activity. Neil Chapman, Forest Health Supervisor explains they have not conducted any prescribed fires, and are not planning on it due to COVID and the rapi… READ MORE

Tuesday, September 29, 2020

Local businesses are an important part of the Flagstaff community, and among the hardest hit by the COVID pandemic. In the first of a series of profiles on local businesses, we start off with a downtown boutique called the Rainbow’s End. Store owner and founder Miranda Sweet came to Flagstaf… READ MORE

Wednesday, September 16, 2020

Following Northern Arizona University’s reopening and switch to in-person instruction, members of the Flagstaff community have reacted in different ways. Vice Mayor, Adam Shimoni, participated in several community protests during the Summer season, and has been a large voice in the safety dr… READ MORE

NAZ Today’s Tori Smith brings us the latest on the newest addition to Snowbowl. The new Agassiz chairlift. The original chairlift has been there since 1961 and has been replaced three times. The new lift will be called a “combination lift” and consist of gondolas and open chairs. Snowbowl Ge… READ MORE

Tuesday, September 15, 2020
Monday, April 13, 2020
Tuesday, March 24, 2020

NAZ Today's Aaron Vitatoe gives an update on the spread on the Coronavirus in Coconino County, as well as recent restrictions. As of Tuesday (3/26) afternoon, the Arizona Department of Health Services has reported 326 confirmed cases of COVID-19 across the state, with 18 of those in Coconino… READ MORE

Monday, March 16, 2020

Flagstaff Mayor Coral Evans issued a sweeping proclamation Monday night that orders the closure of entertainment venues, dine-in restaurants, bars, libraries, museums, bowling alleys, gyms, coffee houses, food courts and similar businesses. The move comes as cities and states across the coun… READ MORE

A  gasoline tanker caught fire on eastbound I-40 near the Butler overpass Monday night, with flames visible throughout the city. DPS officers say the driver made it out beforehand and is okay. Her husband joined her in the hospital. Eastbound traffic is now open on the freeway.  READ MORE

Sunday, March 15, 2020
Wednesday, March 11, 2020

The AZ Student Association held a rally on NAU’s campus to protest House Bill 2461, a bill aimed at college students. The bill in question was introduced by Flagstaff State Representative Bob Thorpe with the intention of redefining residency to exclude dormitories or temporary addresses. Kyl… READ MORE

As a result of the Coronavirus spreading across the globe, universities are having to compensate. NAU is saying that if the coronavirus makes its way to Flagstaff, the university will shut down. All in-person classes will be switched to online. This threat is being closely monitored, but stu… READ MORE

Monday, March 09, 2020
Thursday, March 05, 2020

Flagstaff Police are still unraveling a child abuse case that left 6-year-old Deshaun Jayden dead. The boy was found malnourished and in a closet. The three suspects involving his mother, father and grandmother were arrested Monday afternoon for first-degree felony homicide and two counts of… READ MORE

NAU President Rita Cheng hosted her spring forum to discuss the urgency of being prepared for the possible arrival of the Coronavirus to Flagstaff. Inviting a panel of community health specialists they discuss exactly what is being done here at NAU and Coconino County. READ MORE

Wednesday, March 04, 2020

Three Flagstaff residents are in jail following the death of a six year old boy. A call was placed to the cops around noon on Monday about the child being unresponsive. He was pronounced dead on the scene later on. The boy was found in a closet with his seven-year-old brother, both appearing… READ MORE

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