Coconino County authorities say a Flagstaff-area skunk tested positive for rabies.

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A lawyer for an Arizona elected official accused of running an adoption-fraud scheme is pushing back against human smuggling charges, saying his client ran a legal practice and “made happy families.”

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The U.S. Border Patrol says an agent shot and wounded a Russian man suspected of crossing the border illegally in Arizona.

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Various Northern Arizona national forests plan to conduct prescribed burns in the coming week.

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The U.S. House of Representatives is holding open hearings in its impeachment inquiry into President Trump. All hearings will be streamed through this video player as they are live.

Study Looks At Potential For Massive Flooding In Flagstaff

Nov 15, 2019
City of Flagstaff

New modeling shows that a rush of water nearing the flow of the Colorado River could run off a fire-scarred area and flood downtown Flagstaff.

Environmental groups say a tiny desert owl that makes its nest inside cavities of Arizona’s saguaro cactus has a new chance for federal protection.

Xiuhtezcatl Martinez

Xiuhtezcatl Martinez is only 19, but he’s already veteran climate activist. He addressed the United Nations General Assembly at the age of 15 and is a plaintiff in a lawsuit against the federal government over inaction on climate change. Martinez is also an internationally acclaimed hip-hop artist who writes socially conscious music partially inspired by his Aztec heritage. He'll speak and perform as part of the Climate 2020: Seven Generations for Arizona summit Fri, Nov. 15 at Northern Arizona University, and is the focus of the latest installment of KNAU’s series Eats and Beats, Stories About Food and Music on the Colorado Plateau.

The Marino Family

Eleven-year-old McKenna Marino will be in attendance this weekend at Northern Arizona University's Climate Summit and Youth Town Hall. She took part in September’s global climate march and is confused about why humanity is not working together to solve the climate crisis when there are so many easy and effective ways to reduce pollution, carbon emissions and single-use plastics. In this week’s Poetry Friday segment, McKenna shares her original poem, Sunrise. She says it’s a metaphor for a new era of thinking about our impact on the planet.

Doctor Of Incapacitated Woman Who Gave Birth Loses License

Nov 15, 2019
Associated Press

A doctor who treated an incapacitated woman who was raped and later gave birth at a Phoenix long-term care facility can no longer practice medicine.



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