Erin Ford

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Lady Phantoms' championship run ends with loss in Prescott (Photo Gallery)

Boys rebuild, improve fundamentals behind young players

For the first quarter of their first-round state tournament game with Valley Lutheran, the Lady Phantoms played as hot as they have for the entire season — fast, furious, and with a lot of nerve.

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Have cat, will travel: Cees and Madison Hofman and their cat, Vladimir Kitten, set out to visit all 59 national parks (Photo Gallery)

Not many people associate ‘adventure’ and ‘cat’ when it comes to travel, let alone set out to adopt an adventure cat as a companion on a months-long road trip.

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Pig out: Grand Canyon celebrates 98th birthday with community luau

In celebration of the Grand Canyon National Park’s 98th birthday, the National Park Service is hosting a community luau from 4-7 p.m. Feb. 24 at Big E’s Steakhouse and Saloon.

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Take the train, avoid the pain: skip the spring break crowds at Grand Canyon

With the beginning of Grand Canyon National Park’s busy season just around the corner, there are a few things to keep in mind when visiting the park: entrance lines will be long, parking will be difficult to find, and whatever time you spend at the South Rim will not be enough.

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'T-a-r-n-i-s-h' spells success: Xochitl Galvan wins Grand Canyon spelling bee (Photo Gallery)

The final two competitors in the Grand Canyon School Spelling Bee were fearless, going head-to-head for 10 rounds before fifth grader Xochitl Galvan was declared the winner.

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Fifth-ranked Lady Phantoms power past Williams, lose to Cibecue in regional tournament Feb. 9-11 (Photo Gallery)

Miles, Jetter and Romero receive all-region honors; Evans named Coach of the Year

The Lady Phantoms put in a tough effort at the AIA 1A regional tournament Feb. 9-11, taking the first game from the Williams Vikings before falling to rival Cibecue in the second round.

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Habituation of wildlife can lead to dangerous encounters

Elk and mule deer grazing in your backyard might seem like a beautiful view as you sip your morning coffee on the back porch.

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Avoid long entrance lines: Tusayan shuttle available March 1

Vehicle congestion in Grand Canyon National Park is an ongoing concern for both the National Park Service (NPS) and visitors on a time schedule.

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15th annual Flagstaff Mountain Film Festival kicks off Feb. 16

Casual movie-goers, film buffs and those with a keen interest in the environment can all find something to talk about at the 15th annual Flagstaff Mountain Film Festival Feb. 16-19.

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Grand Canyon Association appoints two new board members for 2017

Grand Canyon Association (GCA), the official non-profit partner of Grand Canyon National Park, has appointed two new board members to its Board of Directions for 2017.

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