Monday, April 29, 2019
Friday, April 12, 2019

Now that spring has arrived, local fishing holes like Francis Short Pond are already being stocked. Brian Becker and Robert Dunn use fishing for stress relief and a way to get out into nature. The fish is also bringing residents up from Phoenix to try and catch a keeper. READ MORE

Wednesday, April 10, 2019
Friday, April 05, 2019

Local engineer Jim Corning has a passion for flight, and he has created a single-seat aircraft called “The Fan Flyer." While Corning's design is tailored to manufacturer Boeing’s flight competition, he says new models are also being adapted for production. With a possible height ceiling of 1… READ MORE

Wednesday, April 03, 2019

The Flagstaff Family Food Center is one of many organizations helped by Arizona Gives Day on Tuesday. The thirteenth annual event encouraged donations to non-profit organizations across the state. Monica Foos, Family Food Center Executive Director, says an anonymous donor put up $4,000 to ma… READ MORE

Tuesday, April 02, 2019

Not only is the Flagstaff airport bringing daily flights to Denver starting Wednesday, but American Airlines will also be offering flights to Dallas as well. To accommodate the new flights the airport has put up more signs, incorporated new security flow to integrate more passengers. Barney … READ MORE

Monday, April 01, 2019

Last week we told you about a local group that runs a seed library for gardeners. But they also swap seeds and on Friday, Flagstaff Foodlink held its annual Seed Swap. At the gathering, many learned how to plant seeds, with the most common being vegetables and native flowers. When starting a… READ MORE

Tuesday, March 26, 2019
Friday, March 15, 2019
Wednesday, March 06, 2019
Wednesday, November 28, 2018

The first major snow storm of the year in northern Arizona is expected to arrive tomorrow. Flagstaff may get up to one foot of snow by the end of the weekend. With fires and blizzards being northern Arizona's top threat it is important to be prepared for these events. READ MORE

Monday, November 26, 2018

Election season has come to a close! Flagstaff will be seeing some new faces in its city government, including independent council women Regina Salas. Salas plans on reviewing and improving the budget for the coming fiscal year and hiring a city manager within her first 6 months. Salas will … READ MORE

Tuesday, November 20, 2018

Due to a promising forecast Snowbowl has opened a week early and snow enthusiast couldn’t be more excited about it. Snowbowl General manager, J.R Murray stated that this early opening is due to great weather and their man made snow which has helped kick off an awesome early opening. After a … READ MORE

Thursday, November 15, 2018

Prop 417 has brought confusion about what it would have done. The Prop would not have added any new taxes, but would have renewed a 20 year old secondary tax for the next seven years. READ MORE

Wednesday, November 14, 2018

Arizona Snowbowl plans to open this Friday, November 16. Snowbowl says it will be the first ski area to open in the state of Arizona. Starting Friday at 9:00 am, lifts will be open with access to four intermediate routes and beginner area as well. Snow making continues throughout the week ah… READ MORE

For the first time in 20 years, Lee's Ferry boat ramp is being restocked with rainbow trout. Caches in the lower portions of the river have been decreasing for some time. If needed, officials will restock again in April. READ MORE

Friday, November 09, 2018

There are many activities taking place this weekend all across Northern Arizona! Learn how to make tamales and tortillas at Fort Tuthill on Saturday. This class is $17 a person and begins at 9 a.m. Catch a showing of Elf Jr. The Musical at Sinagua Middle School at 2 and 9 p.m. Tickets vary f… READ MORE

Wednesday, November 07, 2018

Record numbers of midterm voters have been reported across the country. Results for the Coconino County midterm elections have been tallied, with the exception of a third city council member. The winners for Coconino County positions are announced.  READ MORE

Everyone likes to see a record be broken and this voting election may have just done that. News reporter Conor Sweetman gives us detailed look into the voter turnout! READ MORE

Everyone likes to see a record be broken and this voting election may have just done that. News reporter Conor Sweetman gives us detailed look into the voter turnout! READ MORE

Jonathan Nez has been elected as Tribal President of the Navajo Nation. According to the Navajo Election Administration, Nez beat Joe Shirley, former Navajo President, with nearly 40,000 votes. Voters also rejected a proposal to increase the salaries of the President and Vice President. READ MORE

Jonathan Nez has been elected as Tribal President of the Navajo Nation. According to the Navajo Election Administration, Nez beat Joe Shirley, former Navajo President, with nearly 40 thousand votes. Voters also rejected a proposal to increase the salaries of the President and Vice President. READ MORE

Friday, October 26, 2018

Homecoming has come for Northern Arizona University which many find synonymous with Tequila Sunrise. Audrey Deguzman is the general manager at The Mayor. She informs NAZ Today of the special beverages that will be served throughout the morning and how they plan on serving so many early risers. READ MORE

Wednesday, October 24, 2018

Friday is the final day to request an early ballot for the midterm election. Voters on the permanent early voters list should have already received the ballots. If one has not received an early voting ballot or wishes to request a ballot, contact the Coconino County Elections Office. READ MORE

Northern Arizona may be in for a wet winter. The National Weather Service says there is a 38% chance of a higher than normal snowfall. Local Officials say they are already communicating with different Flagstaff groups in preparation. READ MORE

Friday, October 19, 2018

NAZ Today Reporter Makayla Clark shares insight to the double life sentencing of Derek Barnett, as he will be behind bars for the rest of his life. However, despite conviction, Barnett says he is innocent. READ MORE

Thursday, October 18, 2018

Coconino Humane society has been the sole contractor for animal control in the county, until today.  Second Chance shelter, located in Doney Park will be re-opening under a new contract and a new name. Paw placement of Northern Arizona signed 5-year deal today, which includes an agreement to… READ MORE

Wednesday, October 17, 2018
Tuesday, October 16, 2018

Prescott police are investigating a counterfeiting scheme in a Prescott Costco. Police say three suspects, Debra Hernandez, Robert Kunard, and Robert Greves were allegedly attempting to pass out fake one-hundred-dollar bills. Each of the suspects were found with counterfeit bills and will fa… READ MORE

Prescott police are investigating a counterfeiting scheme in a Prescott Costco. Police say three suspects, Debra Hernandez, Robert Kunard, and Robert Greves were allegedly attempting to pass out fake one-hundred-dollar bills. Each of the suspects were found with counterfeit bills and will fa… READ MORE

Wednesday, October 10, 2018

The Grand Canyon is under tight water restrictions due to several breaks in the Transcanyon Pipeline. The breaks have been repaired and the debris has been cleared. However, the park will maintain at a Level 2 Water Conservation until the storage tanks reach sustainable levels. No word on wh… READ MORE

Tuesday, October 09, 2018

U.S. Highway 89 near Cameron reopened after flooding washed away the roadbed last week. One person was killed in an car accident resulting from the washout, and all traffic to and from the northern part of the state was forced to take a 190-mile detour. READ MORE

Thursday, October 04, 2018

Strong storms hit Northern Arizona late last night causing major damage to U.S. Highway 89. The major highway, located north of Flagstaff, will be closed for several days after flood waters washed away part of the road. According to Arizona Department of Transportation, the flood waters erod… READ MORE

Wednesday, May 02, 2018

Forest Service Investigators have determined that an abandoned, illegal campfire was the cause of the Tinder Fire. Brady Smith from the Coconino National Forest explains how high winds and dry conditions can cause fires like this one to expand so quickly. READ MORE

Monday, April 30, 2018
Tuesday, April 24, 2018

The Indian Meadow Fire in Valle, Arizona has been sixty percent contained as of noon today. The fire forced evacuations of nearby residents Sunday afternoon through yesterday early evening.The fire has covered 550 acres of land, and burned one residential structure, one unoccupied building, … READ MORE

Monday, April 23, 2018

Firefighters are working to put out a fire near Valley Arizona, north of Williams, that prompted immediate evacuation. More than fifty firefighters and an aircraft are being used to stop the progression of the blaze which is being called the indian meadow fire. The smoke from the fire was vi… READ MORE

Tuesday, April 17, 2018

On Sunday, the Museum of Northern Arizona opened a new galley to the public, with a focus on the naive peoples of the Colorado Plateau. This gallery included input from the native tribes in regard to what would be displayed. It was an update long awaited. READ MORE

Thursday, April 05, 2018

The debate over plans to increase uranium mining near the Grand Canyon continues. Congressman Tom O’Halleran hosted a town hall meeting in Flagstaff on Thursday to gather local input on the controversial plan. READ MORE

Tuesday, April 03, 2018

April is Water Awareness Month and the City of Flagstaff won the Mayor's water challenge last month and is planning on winning their second. READ MORE

Thursday, March 15, 2018

A police operation targeting underaged prostitution is underway in Flagstaff. 8 men were arrested this week in this operation involving multiple law enforcement agencies. READ MORE

New figures from the Centers for Disease Control show that deaths related to opioid overdose among Native Americans have increased five-fold between 1995 to 2016. The CDC reports that overdoses affect Native American populations more than any other group. As a result, several Native American… READ MORE

Tuesday, March 13, 2018

A proposed land swap was discussed at a recent Flagstaff City Council meeting. The swap would mean that land would involves the feds trading land with the state which then would be given to the Hopi. 9400 acres of that land would be given from Flagstaff and could affect several hiking trails. READ MORE

Monday, March 12, 2018

Fire Fighters are cleaning up from a huge blaze in Winslow at a sawmill. Steve Pauken, Winslow City Manager, says a large part of a wood storage area has been burning since early this morning. Flagstaff scanner reported that smoke was visible from 20 miles away. Pauken Says there will be a u… READ MORE

Thursday, March 08, 2018

NAZtoday’s Tamara Goebbert brings us the story about a crashed drone that caused a 330-acre wildfire. It threatened several structures in Kendrick Park just north of Flagstaff. There were some homes and the chapel of the holy dove that were saved using the classic fire fighting strategy of a… READ MORE

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