Navajo County Newswire

Navajo County Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Navajo County, AZ.

Results 1 - 20 of 52 in Navajo County, AZ

  1. Arizona lawmakers mull tax break for power plant coalRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 15 | The Navajo Times

    ... general fund about $35 million, some of which is passed on to K-12 schools, counties and cities. In addition, Navajo County would lose excise taxes it collects on the coal sales. Peabody Energy's Kayenta Mine supplies the coal. Peabody lobbyist Tom ...

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  2. STATE v. FRANCISRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 5 | FindLaw

    ... that the defendant knew it was contraband. A 2 In October 2014, officers booked Darrel Scott Francis into the Navajo County Jail Annex on charges unrelated to this case. Upon booking, officers took and bagged Francis' personal property, including ...

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  3. Pony Express to ride along state highways Feb. 7-9Read the original story

    Monday Feb 5 | PressReleasePoint

    ... Wednesday, Feb. 7, and reach Old Town Scottsdale at high noon on Friday, Feb. 9. On Wednesday, riders with the Navajo County Sheriff's Posse will travel along State Route 77 south of Holbrook to SR 377 and SR 277 to reach the Heber-Overgaard post ...

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  4. Weather service: Drought conditions visible across ArizonaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2018 | Yuma Sun

    A drought monitor released Thursday by the National Weather Service shows much of extreme northern Arizona and northeastern Arizona in extreme drought and the rest of the state in moderate drought. The areas shown as having extreme drought conditions include most of Apache and Navajo counties, extreme northern Coconino County, eastern Gila County, northern Graham and Greenlee counties and northeastern Pinal County.

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  5. Flagstaff police justified in fatal shooting at Walmart, county attorney saysRead the original story

    Jan 11, 2018 | The Arizona Republic

    ... from depression who fired at officers Oct. 12 in a Walmart parking lot. In a written announcement Wednesday , Navajo County Attorney Brad Carlyon provided new insight into what preceded the death of Sean Brady. The incident was caught on ...

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  6. Attorney's office rules death by Flagstaff police justifiedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 11, 2018 | Yuma Sun

    The Navajo County Attorney's Office says the shooting death of a man by three Flagstaff police officers in October was justified under Arizona law. The Arizona Daily Sun reports the office made public an 11-page report that states the officers committed no criminal violations in the death of 29-year-old Sean D. Brady.

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  7. Joshua Masters receiving his award from CEO of Smaller Earth Bastian Weinberger.Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2017 | Romsey Advertiser

    Joshua Masters' picture of Monument Valley in Navajo County, Arizona, was picked by judges from global travel agency Smaller Earth's 2017 international photo contest as the best in their 2017 competition. As part of the prize, the 20-year-old Southampton Solent student won a trip to New York and will be taking his mum Christmas shopping in the Big Apple.

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  8. In Custody 12-4-17Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 3, 2017 | Yuma Sun

    ... misconduct involving weapons, a Class 5 felony. He absconded from supervision, but was arrested on Nov.r 22 in Navajo County and is awaiting extradition to the Yuma County jail.

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  9. Anthony Rodrigues v. Charles RyanRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 1, 2017 | FindLaw

    ... show that defendants denied him a reasonable accommodation because of his alleged disability. See Simmons v. Navajo County, Ariz., 609 F.3d 1011, 1021-22 (9th Cir. 2010) (setting forth elements of ADA claim in prison context and concluding that ...

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  10. Ducey Promises to Stop Taking From City, County Road FundRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 6, 2017 | Construction Equipment Guide

    Though heavy equipment should be replaced every 10 years or so, Navajo County's road blader is 37 years old. PHOENIX Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey has promised to stop taking $30 million in transportation money annually from the state's cities and counties to balance the state's budget.

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  11. Extract ExcitementRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 2, 2017 | Tucson Weekly

    Once again, the Arizona courts have it out for medical marijuana patients. In a curious case of cannabis concentrates, Navajo County Superior Court Judge Dale Nielson has declared extracts illegal.

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  12. Meth seizure on I-40 marks drug-sniffing dog's firstRead the original story

    Nov 1, 2017 | KXXV-TV Waco

    An Arizona sheriff's office says its newly acquired police dog's first drug bust was nothing to sniff at. Navajo County Chief Deputy James Molesa says the seizure of 31 pounds of methamphetamine with an estimated wholesale value of $217,000 was the dog's first since entering service two weeks ago.

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  13. Ducey promises not to raid city, county roadway funds next yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 26, 2017 | The Arizona Republic

    ... according to the supervisors association. Though heavy equipment should be replaced every 10 years or so, Navajo County's road blader is 37 years old. That's older than some employees, the county's staff jokes. The state has dipped into shared ...

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  14. Here We Go Again: Medical-Cannabis Extracts at Arizona Dispensaries Deemed IllegalRead the original story

    Oct 23, 2017 | World News Report

    A Navajo County judge's recent ruling about medical-marijuana extracts could lead to popular dispensary products like vape cartridges and edibles being taken off the shelves.Don't freak out: That's a worst-case scenario. But it's possible, if a higher court ultimately agrees with the judge and rules that "cannabis" is not covered by the Arizona Medical Here you can find useful examples and description about searching the news archive.

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  15. Navajo, Hopi tribes get funding to ease coal plant shutdownRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 13, 2017 | Santa Fe New Mexican

    ... udy economic development that's not tied to coal mining. Another $250,000 goes to Arizona State University and Navajo County for projects related to the power plant and mine closures.

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  16. Navajo, Hopi tribes get funding to ease coal plant shutdownRead the original story

    Oct 13, 2017 | The Navajo Times

    ... udy economic development that's not tied to coal mining. Another $250,000 goes to Arizona State University and Navajo County for projects related to the power plant and mine closures.

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  17. Apache County detention center turned into youth centerRead the original story

    Oct 10, 2017 | The Navajo Times

    ... and a full-time teacher and medical staff. It didn't make fiscal sense. The county instead contracted with Navajo County to hold its juvenile offenders for $90,000 a year, a drop in the bucket compared to the previous costs. But officials had to ...

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  18. Teen charged with murder in Arizona woman's slayingRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 6, 2017 | Yuma Sun

    ... in Concho, a small community located 158 miles (254 kilometers) northeast of Phoenix. He remains jailed in Navajo County. The Apache County Attorney's Office filed complaint charges Wednesday stating the boy had a handgun, knife and hockey stick ...

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  19. 14-year-old boy arrested after woman was murdered during home invasionRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 5, 2017 | KCTV5

    A 14-year-old boy has been taken into custody in connection with the murder of a woman who was killed during a home invasion. According to the Navajo County Sheriff's Office, the young suspect was identified as Joshua Cade Richardson.

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  20. Teen suspect in Arizona woman's slaying in custodyRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 5, 2017 | Yahoo!

    A 14-year-old boy sought in the shooting death of a woman in eastern Arizona has been taken into custody, authorities said Wednesday night. The Navajo County Sheriff's Office said the teen is a suspect in the killing of 54-year-old TerriLynne Collins during a struggle at her family's getaway property and future retirement home.

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