Armed Suspect Dies After A Confrontation With YCSO Deputies Saturday

Deputies from the Yavapai County Sheriff’s Office were involved in an officer-involved shooting Saturday. Deputies were called to a disturbance in the area of 55 Cathedral Rock Drive in the Village of Oak Creek at around 6:50 p.m. Upon arrival, the subject confronted the deputies outside of her residence armed with a handgun. After multiple […]

Pig Fire Burning South Of Village Of Oak Creek Now 20% Contained

The Pig Fire burning five miles south of the Village of Oak Creek is now 20-percent contained. The fire was reported at around 4:45 p.m. Saturday and started on the east side of the northbound lane of Interstate-17. Fire officials say the blaze was started by a piece of a faulty catalytic converter. The fire […]

Man Arrested For Auto Theft And Arson In Village Of Oak Creek

A man has been arrested in connection with the theft of a mini-van and an unrelated arson in the Village of Oak Creek Monday. Yavapai County Sheriff’s deputies were called to a Circle K in the six-thousand block of Highway 179 at around 6:45 a.m. A store employee says his 2004 maroon mini-van was left […]

Sedona Man Threatens To Blow Up A Bank In The Village Of Oak Creek

A man threatened to blow up a bank in the Village of Oak Creek Thursday. Yavapai County Sheriff’s officials received a call from employees at the Chase Bank in the 66-hundred block of Highway 179 at Verde Valley School Road at around 12:20 p.m. saying 48-year-old Michael Chase of Sedona was causing a disturbance in […]

Chip Seal Work Began Monday From Sedona To I-17

ADOT is beginning a chip sealing project today on State Route 179 between Sedona and Interstate-17. The project is expected to run through the Village of Oak Creek. It will run six miles from the Red Rock Ranger Station to the Chapel Road roundabout. Work is set for every day this week from 5 a.m. […]