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Officials at say a 34-year-old Phoenix man recently drowned at Lake Powell.

Coconino National Forest officials say staff discovered 52 illegal campfires over the holiday weekend.

Yavapai County Sheriff's Office

A wildfire near the small mining town of Bagdad in Yavapai County has burned more than a dozen homes. It comes amid extended drought and high fire danger throughout the Southwest. KNAU’s Ryan Heinsius reports.




Yavapai County Sheriff's Office

Yavapai County Sheriff’s officials have ordered the evacuation of 575 residents in the town of Bagdad as crews battle a wildfire.

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U.S. nuclear regulators are considering a proposal to transfer 1 million cubic yards of waste from a former uranium mine in western New Mexico to a mill site less than a mile away as part of a cleanup effort.