Spur Cross Butterfly Monitoring | Maricopa County Parks & Recreation

Butterfly Monitoring: You will learn to identify and monitor butterflies by regional experts and/or Maricopa County Parks Interpretive Ranger You can sign up for one monitoring event only, as they are all occurring on the same date and time.   Have you ever seen a butterfly flitting around and wish you could identify it? Well, then, […]

Suspects linked to South American organized crime groups indicted

PHOENIX — Three suspects connected to a South American criminal organization were indicted Tuesday in Maricopa County for allegedly trying to break into a Phoenix home earlier this month, authorities announced. The suspects are Sue Ellen Gutierrez Saez, 20, Johan Salvo Aracon, 21, and David Carlos Rojas Ferrada, the Maricopa County Sheriff's Office said in […]

Deputies search for shooter after Las Vegas man killed in Golden Valley

GOLDEN VALLEY, Ariz. (KTNV) – The shooting death of a Las Vegas man in Golden Valley is under investigation by the Mohave County Sheriff's Office. In a press release Tuesday morning, sheriff's officials identified the victim as 40-year-old Richard William Ward. Ward died from his gunshot wounds after being taken to Kingman Regional Medical Center […]

10 Best Towns in Arizona for a Winter Getaway

Arizona, also known as the Grand Canyon State, is best known for its deep canyons, low and high deserts, and perpetual sun. Landmarks like the Grand Canyon and the Colorado River shine, drawing visitors from all over the world. Unbeknownst to many, this naturally charming prairie and desert landscape is located in the same location […]

Discovery Station: Ask a Ranger! No Registration required – Animals – Events

Got questions about the Sonoran Desert or the things that live there? Ask Ranger Kevin! Click program title for more details. Meet Ranger Kevin from 3:30pm to 5:00pm. Bring your burning desert questions! Try to stump the Ranger! Impress your friends and enemies alike with your new-found knowledge! We’ll also have a table […]

Vicious Flying Knee Sends UFC Fighter Into The Shadow Realm

Vinicius Oliveira may have just scored the best knockout of the year with this vicious flying knee that put opponent Benardo Sopage to sleep at UFC Vegas 87 Fight Night. As the clock ticked down in the second round of their bantamweight bout, the 28-year-old Oliveira put Sopage on his back foot with a leg […]