Chino Valley Review
USFS: Managing fire near Chino Valley would produce benefits
Instead of extinguishing the Perkinsville wildfire east of Chino Valley, Prescott National Forest officials are considering managing it for its benefits.
Sun Jul 27, 2014
The Arizona Republic
Illinois Scouts to give something back to Grand Canyon
Illinois Scouts to give something back to Grand Canyon For nearly 30 years, Rich Zollner has journeyed from Illinois to the Grand Canyon State.
Tue Jul 22, 2014
Sitgreaves Complex fire at 1,000 acres
Williams-Grand Canyon News WILLIAMS, Ariz - Lightning caused fires started a couple weeks ago with the return of monsoons to northern Arizona.
Mon Jul 21, 2014
Sawmill opens on Garland Prairie Road in Williams
Ryan Williams/WGCN WILLIAMS, Ariz. - A new sawmill is set to begin operations in Williams within the next month, which will create as many as 40 jobs in the near future.
Sun Jul 20, 2014
Crews make strides on Sitgreaves, McRae wildfires in northern Arizona
In the Williams Ranger District, the Sitgreaves Fire is approximately 350 acres in size and located roughly five miles northwest of Parks, Ariz.
Wed Jul 16, 2014
2 Arizona inmates get more prison time for assault
Two Arizona prison inmates will have a decade added on to their sentences after pleading guilty to assaulting a state Department of Corrections officer last year.
Tue Jul 15, 2014
Forest Service lifts fire restrictions
Williams-Grand Canyon News WILLIAMS, Ariz. - Due to significant and widespread rain and rapidly decreasing fire danger, the Coconino and Kaibab National Forests in northern Arizona lifted all fire restrictions on July 8. Managers typically lift fire restrictions when at least a half inch of precipitation has been received over more than two-thirds ... (more)
Fri Jul 11, 2014
The Daily Courier
Most local fire bans end, but some remain in parts of Yavapai County
However, Yavapai County and local fire agencies in other parts of the county are keeping their fire bans until they get more rain.
Tue Jul 08, 2014
The Daily Courier
Coconino, Kaibab forests lift fire bans, but Prescott's stays
Joanna Dodder Nellans The Daily Courier U.S. Forest Service officials are dropping their fire-use restrictions on the Coconino and Kaibab national forests in northern Arizona today.
Rain makes way for campfires in northern Arizona
The recent rain is welcoming news to anyone who wants to build a campfire or start up a charcoal grill.