"This closure is critical for the success of Arizona Game and Fish Department's (AGFD) bison management program," said Natasha Kline, Biologist for the Kaibab National Forest.
The $1.9 billion mine project has been in the planning stages since 2005.
The Coconino County Board of Supervisors selected Dr. Tommy Lewis as the new Superintendent of Schools. The board confirmed the appointment Nov. 5. Dr. Lewis will begin his service Nov. 18.
Grand Canyon National Park is initiating water conservation measures for the South Rim, including Desert View, from Nov. 11-18 for scheduled construction at the Indian Garden South pump house.
Kaibab National Forest will sell over-the-counter and through-the-mail Christmas tree tags for each of its three ranger districts beginning Nov. 18
With funding from Grand Canyon Conservancy (GCC), Grand Canyon National Park recently completed a shade structure to help hikers traversing the sometimes-strenuous South Kaibab Trail.
Federal employees overseeing U.S. public lands were assaulted or threatened at least 360 times over a five-year period marked by heightened tensions with anti-government groups and dwindling ranks of law enforcement officers, a congressional watchdog agency said Oct. 21.
Governor Doug Ducey today released the following statement in honor of Veterans Day.
The final fee-free day of the year is being held in honor of Veterans Day Nov. 11.
Grand Canyon residents celebrated Halloween with a variety of events this season.
Grand Canyon National Park is hosting free Native American heritage and diversity events Nov. 5 and 6.
More than the leaves are changing at Kaibab Learning Center (KLC) this season, including Isabelle Karlsberger taking over as director.
A total of 50,291 applicants vied for 34,082 total hunt permit-tags issued through AZGFD’s first draw in which applications were only accepted online.
A stretch of balmy weather across Arizona ended Monday, thanks to the passage of the first of two cold fronts expected this week.
The House bill would make that moratorium permanent, if it is passed by the Senate and signed into law by the president.
A red flag has been issued for most of northern Arizona because of high winds, fire danger
WILLIAMS, Ariz. - The victims of a homicide in the Red Lake area of Williams have been identified by the Coconino County Sheriff's office.
Active regions on the Sun created this jack-o'-lantern face, as seen in ultraviolet light by NASA's Solar Dynamics Observatory satellite.
Snow dusted Grand Canyon rooftops early on the morning of Oct. 28.
Arizona wildlife authorities have urged people against feeding wild animals after a woman who regularly feeds javelina in Tucson was bitten by one.
The Grand Canyon Chamber of Commerce is hosting its first half-marathon event Nov. 2 and is seeking local volunteers to help ensure the event is a success.
The Grand Canyon Community Church (GCCC) will be holding its annual Christmas Craft Bazaar Dec. 7, from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Grand Hotel in Tusayan.
Hispanics, Native Americans and African Americans are most at risk for diabetes, with racial and ethnic minorities reporting the highest rates of the debilitating disease in the U.S.