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Flagstaff, Arizona is located in Coconino County. Zip codes in Flagstaff, AZ include 86011, 86001, and 86004. The median home price in Flagstaff is $334,000 which is roughly $153/per square foot. More Flagstaff information.

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Thursday Apr 17 | The Bugle

Fire restrictions begin on four Northern Arizona Forests

With fire crews across the state this past weekend fighting three different wildfires, forests have already begun to clamp down on fire and sparks about a month earlier than normal.

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Thursday Apr 17 | KTAR

Census: Coconino led nation in rate of births to unmarried moms

Almost three of every four babies born in Coconino County in 2011 were born to unmarried women, the highest rate in the nation, if Census Bureau estimates are correct.

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Thursday Apr 17 | The Bugle

Coconino County wants to choke off e-cigarettes in public places

Chris Azimi, a Northern Arizona University student, smokes an electronic cigarette at a Flagstaff park.

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Wed Apr 16, 2014

State Press

The 2014 Best of ASU Winners

After gathering reader input and our writer's knowledge, we compiled this list of the Best of ASU.

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The Daily Courier

Stage 1 fire restrictions begin Friday

Les Stukenberg/The Daily Courier, file Prescott and Central Yavapai firefighters wait for an assignment at the Ponderosa Park command center for the Indian Fire south of Prescott, May 15, 2002.

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Tue Apr 15, 2014

Verde Independent

State Route 89A switchbacks to close for up to five weeks after Memorial Day

On arguably one of the most narrow and winding roadways on the state's highway system, the Arizona Department of Transportation will soon begin a project that will restore the pavement along a three-and-a-half-mile segment of State Route 89A through the Oak Creek Canyon switchbacks.

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KTAR

Northern Arizona agencies to enact fire restrictions

Fire officials are hopeful that placing limits on the areas people can smoke and have open fires will mean fewer wildfires to battle this year.

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KTVK Phoenix

Brown Fire in S. Ariz. prompts pre-evacuation notices

Authorities in southeastern Arizona are putting residents on notice that they might have to evacuate because of a wildfire burning in the Huachuca Mountains.

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Mon Apr 14, 2014

KFYI-AM Phoenix

Wildfire 75 Percent Contained

Forest spokeswoman Heather Noel says the Fisher Fire near Fisher Point in Walnut Canyon about five miles southeast of Flagstaff was holding at 175 acres on Monday.

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Sun Apr 13, 2014

KTAR

Winds expected as crews contain Fisher Fire near Flagstaff

Firefighters are anticipating strong gusts as they try to fully contain a wildfire south of Flagstaff near the Canyon Vista Campground.

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Sat Apr 12, 2014

Verde Independent

Lost hikers in Sedona saved by cell phones

In three separate incidents, hikers in the Sedona area had to be rescued in recent days after getting lost on trails.

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Verde Independent

Detention officer accused of jail sex

Tuesday, a staff member of the Coconino County Detention Facility spoke with a woman inmate who told him that a detention officer was engaging in inappropriate conduct of a sexual nature with her.

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Fri Apr 11, 2014

KFYI-AM Phoenix

Firefighters Battling A Wildfire South of Flagstaff

Coconino National Forest officials say no structures are threatened, there are no evacuations and the fire is burning away from the city.

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Thu Apr 10, 2014

Patch.com

Palo Alto Woman Dies After Plunging 75 Feet in National Forest in Arizona

A 53-year-old Palo Alto woman died from injuries she suffered after falling 75 feet while hiking with her family on April 2 near Sedona, Ariz., according to the Yavapai County Sheriff's Office .

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ABC15.com

AAA: Gas prices up in AZ at $3.42 per hallon

Officials with Triple-A Arizona said Thursday that the average statewide price for unleaded regular gasoline is $3.42 a gallon.

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KTAR

Arizona officials turn to residents to aid fire-season efforts

Position: Senior News Reporter. Started with KTAR July 4, 1999. Favorite food: Steak and shrimp, and any food on campouts.

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Wed Apr 09, 2014

KTVK Phoenix

Coconino County detention officer accused of asking inmate to expose herself

A Coconino County detention officer was arrested for allegedly asking a female inmate to expose herself.

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Tue Apr 08, 2014

Navaho Hopi Observer

Veterans Resource Council works with Native American vets to find housing

The Northern Arizona Veterans Resource Council located in Flagstaff has two main goals, to house homeless veterans' families and to prevent veteran families from becoming homeless.

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KOLD-TV Tucson

Public input sought for ADOT Tentative Five-Year program

On April 11, at 9 a.m. the public will be meeting to discuss the direction of the 2015-2019 Transportation Facilities Construction Program.

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Grand Canyon News

Federal officials look to manage bison herd at the North Rim of Grand Canyon

The bison were introduced to the area in 1906 as part of a ranching operation to crossbreed them with cattle.

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Fire Weather Watch for Coconino County was issued at April 20 at 9:39AM MST

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