The City Of Flagstaff Swears In A New Mayor, Vice Mayor And Councilmembers

The city of Flagstaff has a new mayor, vice mayor and two new councilmembers. Paul Deasy was sworn in as the new mayor of Flagstaff virtually Tuesday, along with new councilmembers Becky Daggett and Miranda Sweet, as well as Jim McCarthy who won re-election to his council seat. Daggett was also voted by council as […]

Flagstaff Mayor Coral Evans Joins Mark Kelly’s Senate Transition Team

Flagstaff Mayor Coral Evans may not have won a seat in the Arizona State House of Representatives, but she will be busy helping Senator-elect Mark Kelly. The new Senator announced his 13 person bi-partisan transition team Monday, which includes Evans. She joins a team that consists of Sarah Porter, Director of the Kyl Center for […]

Paul Deasy Leads For Flagstaff Mayor, Becky Daggett Leads Flagstaff City Council Race

Paul Deasy and Becky Daggett are leading their respective races for Flagstaff Mayor and Flagstaff City Council as of Tuesday night. At last check, Deasy leads Charlie Odegaard by a 56-to-44-percent margin. Daggett leads the council race with 23-percent of the vote, however, there is a tight race for the final two seats on council. […]

Arizona’s Mayors Waiting For Governor Ducey To Decide On Reopening The State


Governor Doug Ducey says his “stay-at-home” executive order is staying put for now. However, he did make an adjustment yesterday. He says as of May 1st, elective surgeries can resume at hospitals in Arizona. Ducey says that’s because hospitals are reporting they now have enough protective gear to treat COVID-19 patients. Governor Ducey still has […]

Flagstaff Mayor Coral Evans Extends Closure Proclamation To “Until Further Notice”

Flagstaff Mayor Coral Evans has issued a proclamation deemed necessary for the protection of life and property in the city of Flagstaff due to the coronavirus. The new proclamation removes the end date of April 1, 2020 at 11:59 p.m. in her previous proclamation. The revision continues the proclamation closures until further notice to comply […]

Former LD6 Representative Brenda Barton Officially Enters 2020 State House Race

Former State Legislator Brenda Barton has officially entered the 2020 race for Legislative District 6. Barton made the announcement Monday, but it has been rumored for some time she was going to get back into politics. She represented District 6 from 2011 until 2019, but was unable to run for re-election in 2018 because of […]

Report: Flagstaff Man Arrested For Allegedly Harassing Flagstaff Mayor Coral Evans

A Flagstaff man was arrested last week in connection with an incident where he allegedly harassed Flagstaff Mayor Coral Evans in the City Hall parking lot. The “Arizona Daily Sun” reports Matthew Eckhardt was in downtown Flagstaff last Thursday, having been paid by Flagstaff resident and business owner Harold Pressman 100-dollars, to stand outside city […]

Flagstaff Mayor Coral Evans Testified In Washington Wednesday About The Grand Canyon

Flagstaff Mayor Coral Evans was in Washington, DC Wednesday to testify about the importance of the Grand Canyon to Northern Arizona. Evans appeared in front of the House Natural Resources Subcommittee on National Parks, Forests and Public Lands. She went to DC with Flagstaff Water Services Director Brad Hill. Evans testified in support of House […]

Flagstaff Mayor Coral Evans Announces Candidacy For The State Legislature In 2020

Flagstaff Mayor Coral Evans has announced her candidacy for the Arizona State House in Legislative District 6 in 2020. Mayor Evans was elected to the Flagstaff City Council in 2008 and served two terms as a city councilwoman before being elected mayor in 2016 and then re-elected in 2018. She is also the Executive Director […]