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National Weather Service forecasters say they’re still looking at the data for 2020 but that it’s clear that there was record or near-record dryness in much of the Southwest last year.


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Arizona’s minimum wage has increased from $12 to $12.15 an hour. The law took effect on New Year's Day. In Flagstaff, wages increased to $15 an hour.

Yavapai County Sheriff's Office

A man has been arrested and booked on more than two-dozen charges relating to the discovery of human remains in two remote areas outside of Prescott.

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Authorities in central Arizona are working to identify several body parts that were found in remote areas.



A long-running water rights settlement between the Navajo Nation, state of Utah and the federal government has become law. It was part of sweeping COVID-19 and government-funding legislation signed by President Trump Sunday night. KNAU’s Ryan Heinsius reports.