Both Coconino and Flagstaff high schools were home Friday night to take on both Prescott area schools. Coconino had their homecoming game at Cromer Stadium against the Prescott Badgers. After spotting the Badgers a 13-0 lead, Coconino’s Fabian Lucero returned a kick 95-yards for a touchdown to cut it to 13-7 in the first quarter.Full Story
Highway 89A is reopen after a fatal accident early Friday morning that claimed the life of a male driver. DPS says a man driving a white Honda Civic was driving south on Highway 89A when he failed to make a curve on top of the switchbacks at a lookout rest stop at around 4 a.m.Full Story
Gas prices continue to fall across Arizona. The average price of unleaded gas in Arizona is down four-cents this week to $3.22 a gallon. Flagstaff remains the highest in the state when it comes to unleaded, but prices are down four-cents a gallon to $3.48. The Prescott area also saw a slight drop in unleadedFull Story
A federal judge has found a 45-year-old Prescott man, along with another man, guilty of running a child exploitation enterprise and conspiracy to advertise child pornography. Prosecutors say Joshua Peterson of Prescott and 35-year-old Steven Grovo of Massachusetts promoted sexual exploitation of minors with an online bulletin board containing photos and videos. Sentencing has beenFull Story
The man who was convicted of killing Flagstaff Police Officer Jeffrey Moritz back in June of 2000 will continue to serve his life sentence. The 9th Circuit Court of Appeals denied a request by Eric Michael Clark’s attorney’s yesterday saying he was provided ineffective legal representation regarding certain evidence and his competency to stand trial.Full Story
There was another public forum with candidates for Flagstaff mayor and city council. The forum was held at the Coconino Center For the Arts and was sponsored by the Flagstaff Independent Business Association. So the forum focused on what the candidate’s vision for Flagstaff’s business future was and even if the city could invest inFull Story
NAU and The Phoenix Suns are accepting nominations for the “Educator of the Month” program. High school students are encouraged to nominate their teacher by logging on to Suns.com to submit an application. NAU and the Suns will select six honorees to be recognized throughout the 2014-15 season. Winners will receive four lower-level ticket toFull Story
Rain fell overnight in and around Flagstaff, but a little dusting of snow fell too. As the sun rose this morning, residents noticed a taste of winter on the San Francisco Peaks. Snowfall on the mountain was light and was just enough to send a message that winter is not that far off.
If you see smoke today south of Interstate-40, don’t worry it’s ok. The Wildlife Management Crew is burning slash pole across from Coconino Community College on the NAU South property. The burning is only taking place today. If anyone has questions concerning the operation, call the fire administration at 213-2500.
NAU men’s basketball player, senior guard Quinton Upshur was named the College Sports Madness Men’s Basketball Preseason Big Sky Player of the Year. Upshur was named the conference’s Newcomer of the Year last season as he averaged just over 15 points and finished the season with 491 point, ninth-best in school history. Upshur also madeFull Story