Flagstaff, AZ – Hundreds of thousands of people gathered in Washington, D.C. for President Barack Obama's inauguration. Some of those witnesses were from northern Arizona, including Williams resident Patrick Lucas. He told Arizona Public Radio's Gillian Ferris Kohl what it was like to be part of such an historic celebration.
Flagstaff, AZ – Arizona's first congressional district Representative Ann Kirkpatrick is finding her way around Capitol Hill. She's cast her first votes and been assigned to committees. Arizona Public Radio's Laurel Morales talked to her about what it feels like to be sworn in after a long campaign.
Flagstaff, AZ – State lawmakers are looking for ways to deal with the budget deficit. This week republican leaders proposed a 20 percent reduction to K-12 education over the next year and a half. The package also includes a 30 percent cut to Arizona universities. Flagstaff Unified School District Superintendent Kevin Brown told Arizona Public Radio's Laurel Morales this could be devastating.
Flagstaff, AZ – The National Transportation Safety Board released new information on last summer's helicopter crash over Flagstaff today. The docket includes transcripts, photos and NTSB reports. Arizona Public Radio's Daniel Kraker reports.
Flagstaff, AZ – Researchers are gaining more insight into the uniquely complex system of communication among prairie dogs. Their "language" is so specific that it includes features such as the size, shape and speed of approaching predators - even down to the color shirt a hiker is wearing.