Yavapai County


Mining company Freeport-McMoRan has purchased 16,000 acres in western Yavapai County to be used for storing rock and tailings from its nearby open-pit mine.


Two more rural Arizona counties have declared themselves to be “Second Amendment sanctuary counties,” taking stances in favor of gun rights.

The Yavapai County Board of Supervisors plans to vote Wednesday on whether to join Mohave County in declaring itself a sanctuary county in support of gun rights. 

Yavapai County Sheriff's Office

A preliminary report from the National Transportation Safety Board says decreasing visibility may have been a factor in the fatal crash of a small plane last month in eastern Yavapai County. 

Yavapai County Sheriff's Office

Yavapai County Authorities have identified a pilot who died in a plane crash earlier this month.