Officials with the Coconino National Forest have filed an application to renew a mining ban on the San Francisco Peaks. The 20-year withdrawal would continue to prevent claims on nearly 75,000 acres north of Flagstaff. KNAU’s Ryan Heinsius reports.

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No major issues were reported in yesterday’s Arizona primary election despite new procedures and shuffling polling places in response to the coronavirus pandemic.


Navajo Nation officials say they’ll shorten this weekend’s reservation-wide lockdown to 32 hours.


A judge has ruled Gov. Doug Ducey’s closure of gyms across Arizona in response to the pandemic violates the due process rights of health clubs.


Earth Notes: Ghosts Of Flight

Aug 5, 2020

Remnants of ghost towns are a familiar sight across the northern Arizona landscape, but relics from aviation history are also present.