Gila County

The parents of children who died after they were swept away by floodwaters on Tonto Creek in Gila County last year are facing criminal charges.

Gila County Sheriff's Office

Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey is asking the federal government to provide money to build a bridge over a creek where three children died when a family member tried to drive through surging storm runoff last year. 

Pine-Strawberry Fire District/Gila County Sheriff's Office

Authorities say a fire chief in east-central Arizona who was reported missing after a hike has been located and doesn't appear to be injured.

Tucson Police Department

Federal authorities say about 50 officers surrounded a remote Arizona house near Punkin Center in Gila County and arrested a couple accused of murder who had escaped a prison transport van and been on the run for more than two weeks.

Authorities say a school bus driver has been arrested for allegedly driving impaired before a collision injured two students south of Payson.