TRUSTED NEWS LEADER FOR COTTONWOOD, CAMP VERDE & THE VERDE VALLEY
Sat, Sept. 21

Regional

Tease photo

Here is a recap of some wildfires burning in northern Arizona as of Tuesday morning.

By Staff reports August 20, 2019
Tease photo

The body of a Colorado City man, who had gone underwater Sunday at a Lake Powell marina and not resurfaced, was pulled from the lake Monday.

By Staff report August 20, 2019
Tease photo

One of the dryest monsoon seasons ever could change its place in history with one or two storms.

By Jason W. Brooks August 19, 2019
Tease photo

“Deaths of despair” have grown more slowly in Arizona than in the nation as whole since 2005, but death rates in the state still exceed the nation in every category, according to a recent national survey.

By By Miranda Faulkner, Cronkite News August 17, 2019
Tease photo

Arizona Depart of Transportation traffic cameras captured some delays near mile marker 254 on Friday afternoon, where a fire in the Bumble Bee area, north of Sunset Point.

August 16, 2019
Tease photo

Yavapai County School Superintendent Tim Carter has announced a vacancy on the Valley Academy for Career and Technology Education Governing Board, representing the Clarkdale-Jerome School District, effective Sept. 25.

August 15, 2019
Tease photo

Monday, Aug. 19, the Yavapai County Board of Supervisors will vote to set primary and secondary property tax rates for 2019.

August 15, 2019
Tease photo

Washington, D.C. is full of popular tourist sites that are monuments to American history, from the White House to the Capitol, from Arlington National Cemetery to Congressional Cemetery.

By By Julian Paras, Cronkite News August 15, 2019
Tease photo
Prescott Councilman to PSPRS: ‘We don’t trust you’
Pension presentation turns into forum for local complaints

The message from Prescott City Council members to top officials of the state’s public-safety pension system was succinct and sometimes angry this week.

By By Cindy Barks, The Daily Courier August 14, 2019
Tease photo

Yavapai College has hired Dr. Diane Ryan as its new vice president of strategic initiatives. She will begin her new role in the $157,000-per-year year position Sept. 3.

August 13, 2019
Tease photo

The driver in Monday's rollover along State Route 89A, near Jerome, is a Yuma man who was pronounced dead later at a nearby hospital.

By Vyto Starinskas August 13, 2019
Tease photo

A judge has established a motion deadline for a trial of a man accused of killing a teenage girl more than 20 years ago.

By Jason W. Brooks August 12, 2019
Tease photo

Yavapai County Board of Supervisors approved a new Criminal Justice Center for the Prescott area – Option 1 of three – after hearing from Facilities and Parks Director Kenny Van Keuren at the Wednesday, Aug. 7, board meeting in Prescott.

By By SUE TONE Contributing Reporter August 8, 2019
Tease photo

With two mass shootings fresh on people's minds the top state House Democrat wants a special session to debate -- and presumably enact -- a series of gun control measures.

Tease photo

Saturday, at about 1:30 p.m., Yavapai County Sherrif’s deputies were dispatched to the Granite Mountain Hotshot Memorial trail near Yarnell regarding a 59-year-old woman suffering from heatstroke, according to a news release.

August 6, 2019
Tease photo

Arizona has one of the highest drug overdose mortality rates in the United States, and Mohave County has the highest numbers of death from opioid-related overdose in Arizona, according to the Arizona Department of Health Services. Kingman, being a transportation hub, is exposed to main distribution routes in the U.S.

By By Agata Popeda, The Kingman Daily Miner August 3, 2019
Tease photo

The incident management team handling the Museum Fire issued its final update Friday.

By Staff report August 3, 2019
Tease photo

A study by Peterson’s, LendEDU has determined that Arizona ranks No. 48 in the nation for need-based scholarships and grants per student to attend college.

August 1, 2019
Tease photo

Tuesday, the fire received rain into the afternoon, bringing much-needed moisture, but also pausing suppression repair efforts.

By Staff report August 1, 2019
Tease photo

A federal appeals court has thrown out a bid by environmental groups to challenge expanded coal mining on the Navajo Reservation that powers the Four Corners Power Plant.

Tease photo

The fire chief from a small town south of Kingman turned himself into Mohave County Sheriff’s Office detectives for embezzlement.

July 28, 2019
Tease photo

The state’s top prosecutor has approved an experimental program designed to get marijuana dispensaries out of the business of having to pay their bills with suitcases and sacks full of cash.

Tease photo

Cool, moist weather is keeping the Cellar Fire in check, with no additional growth since Saturday, July 20, the Forest Service reported.

By Max Efrein July 25, 2019
Tease photo

A couple dozen families on Elden Lookout Road were allowed to return to their homes Wednesday afternoon, but residents of other neighborhoods threatened by the Museum Fire remain on alert to leave at a moment’s notice.

By Marcella Baietto and Dylan Simard, Cronkite News July 25, 2019
Tease photo

Tuesday evening, fire officials had some good news to present at a community meeting.

By Staff report July 23, 2019

Event Calendar
Event Calendar link
Submit Event