Girl Missing From Munds Park Is Found Safe In St. George, Utah

A girl who went missing from where she was staying in Munds Park Tuesday night has been found safe. Coconino County Sheriff’s officials have been looking for 17-year-old Shelby Nelson, who was last seen at the family’s vacation home at around 8:42 p.m. Officials say her phone’s location was last known to be near Smokerise […]

Munds Park Residents To Get Their Post Office Back Next Week


Residents of Munds Park were stunned recently when their post office was closed without warning. The closure left residents wondering where they could get their mail and for some, their early voting materials. The problem lies as a private contractor ran the office and the contract was terminated. Rod Spurgeon with the U.S. Postal Service […]

Coconino County Requiring Face Coverings

Coconino County has issued a proclamation requires residents to wear a face covering when not able to physical distance themselves from other people. The proclamation was approved on Friday and it applies to all private lands in the unincorporated areas of the county, which includes Doney Park, Kachina Village and Munds Park. It does not […]

Two-Vehicle Accident Closes I-17 South Of Flagstaff For A Few Hours Friday Morning

Southbound Interstate-17 was closed for some time Friday morning south of Flagstaff after an early morning accident. The accident happened at around 2:42 a.m. at milepost 326 near Munds Park. DPS says a vehicle suffered a blown tire that caused it to be hit by a second vehicle. There were no injuries reported. The southbound […]

ADOT Reopens Rest Areas Near Parks And Munds Park To Support Trucking

The Arizona Department of Transportation has reopened two rest areas, one on Interstate-17 and the other on Interstate-40, to support the trucking industry. ADOT has reopened the Parks Rest Area along Interstate-40 west of Flagstaff at milepost 182 and the Christensen Rest Area on Interstate 17 south of Flagstaff at milepost 324. Both rest areas […]

Man From Munds Park Is Killed In An Accident Wednesday Night Near Black Canyon City

A Munds Park man was killed and another person was injured after a single-vehicle accident Wednesday night near Black Canyon City. DPS officials say the vehicle driven by 32-year-old Jonathon Barton left southbound Interstate-17 and rolled multiple times, coming to a rest against a stone wall. Barton and his passenger, 24-year-old Alanna Martinez also of […]

Coconino County Sheriff’s Officials Still Looking For A Missing Man

The Coconino County Sheriff’s Office continues to look for a man, who was last seen at a relative’s home in the Munds Park area nearly a month ago. Officials say 56-year-old William Morrison didn’t tell anyone where he was going, or told them about his plans. His truck hasn’t been seen and his cell phone […]

A Wildfire Breaks Out Near Munds Park

A wildfire started Tuesday afternoon near Munds Park. Pinewood Fire officials say the Munds Fire was one mile northwest of Munds Park behind Munds Ranch Road and right off of Interstate-17. Crews from Pinewood and Highlands fire departments, along with Coconino National Forest crews, responded to the fire and it was contained by 8 p.m. […]