Northern Arizona


Officials at Grand Canyon National Park have recovered the body of a 59-year-old Scottsdale woman who slipped off the edge at the South Rim.

Sedona Police Department

Authorities say a small plane had to make an emergency landing in the middle of a busy roadway in the northern Arizona town of Sedona.


Amid protests over systematic racism and police brutality, Phoenix Police last week outlawed a controversial neck restraint officers use to subdue subjects. But some other Arizona police departments have already banned it. KNAU’s Ryan Heinsius reports.

Officials with the Coconino and Kaibab national forests will begin Stage II fire restrictions Sat, June 13 as wildfire danger increases throughout the region.

Meteor Crater

Several tourist attractions and outdoor recreation sites in Northern Arizona plan to reopen in the coming week as restrictions loosen during the coronavirus pandemic.  KNAU’s Melissa Sevigny reports.