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Flagstaff area National Monuments offer free entrance April 20

Sunset Crater Volcano, Walnut Canyon and Wupatki National Monuments, will celebrate National Park Week with free entrance April 20.

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Tusayan special election May 21; project manager on hold

The Tusayan Town Council discussed several items at its last regular meeting April 10.

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Students prepare for success at Grand Canyon School job fair

Community businesses and federal agencies lined the Grand Canyon School cafeteria April 10 to offer eager students information and even seasonal employment after the last bell rings at the end of May.

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County Board of Supervisors supports Grand Canyon mining ban

During an April 2 work session, the Coconino County Board of Supervisors issued a resolution in support of a permanent ban on uranium mining around the Grand Canyon and its watershed.

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Spring snow melt causes annual turbidity in Grand Canyon drinking water

Each year in the spring (March - June) Grand Canyon National Park experiences an increase in turbidity in the drinking water.

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Grand Canyon celebrates Earth Day with free entry April 20

Grand Canyon National Park invites the public to celebrate the 49th anniversary of Earth Day during National Park Week with free entrance April 20.

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Walk 'In Her Shoes' to understand and prevent domestic violence April 23

According to the Arizona Department of Health Services, one in four women will experience domestic violence or abuse by an intimate partner in her lifetime.

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NPS considers future of North Wash ramp, extending Hite ramp instead

First, the good news — the Colorado River is churning past the North Wash take-out at about 4 miles per hour, running about 7,500 cubic feet per second (cfs) and rising.

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Gluten lawsuit against Grand Canyon hotel restaurant heads to federal court

A Los Angeles artist's lawsuit against a Grand Canyon hotel-restaurant that alleges he was negligently served gluten is now in federal court.

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Virulent Newcastle disease found in Arizona chicken flock for first time

Not a food safety concern

Virulent Newcastle disease has been found in an Arizona chicken flock for the first time since the outbreak began last year in California.

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Rangers recover body of third visitor in eight days at Grand Canyon

GRAND CANYON NATIONAL PARK, Ariz. (AP) — Another visitor has died at Grand Canyon National Park after a man fell 400 feet (122 meters) over the South Rim, authorities said April 4.

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Coconino firewood permits on sale April 12

The Coconino National Forest will begin selling firewood permits for the 2019 season April 12, and permit holders may begin cutting April 13.

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Sinema dissatisifed, requests Arizona forests be thinned

Arizona Sen. Krysten Sinema has issued to the United States Forest Service a request for proposals to thin National Forest Service land in Arizona.

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AZGFD reports fair to good fishing conditions in northern Arizona waters

As the weather warms, anglers and visitors may be itching to get out to some of northern Arizona’s best fishing spots.

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Spring break crowds tick up as weather warms

Mid- to late March generally brings warmer temperatures to the Grand Canyon, along with visitors on Spring Break vacations.

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1983 police report: Former Rep. Stringer paid for sex with underage boys

The Prescott Republican was set to go to court that afternoon in a bid to block the Ethics Committee from demanding that he turn over documents from the District of Columbia Bar Association which had looked into the arrest on multiple sex allegations, including one listed as "perverted practice.''

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Three Mexican Gray Wolves found dead

Arizona wildlife officials say three endangered Mexican gray wolves, including two in New Mexico, died last month.

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Higher wildland fire activity predicted for parts of Arizona

Wildland fire forecasters are predicting some higher activity for parts of Arizona.

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California canyoneer falls to death in Death Valley National Park

A man died on March 23, while canyoneering in Death Valley National Park.

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Man found dead in lake at Glacier National Park

Searchers have found the body of a 48-year-old Arizona man in a partially frozen lake in Montana’s Glacier National Park.

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YCC summer youth employment available at Saguaro National Park

Saguaro National Park is offering a summer Youth Conservation Corps (YCC) program to teens, ages 15-18.

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Two die at Grand Canyon; one body found near Grand Canyon Village

Two people have died at the Grand Canyon in separate incidents this week that included one man stumbling over the edge of the rim while trying to take pictures, officials said.

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