Evacuations at Black Canyon City due to Agua Fria River flooding

BLACK CANYON CITY, Arizona — Evacuation orders have been lifted for Black Canyon City residents living near the Agua Fria River. Yavapai County Sheriff’s Office Said. The order was for residents of the city’s River’s Edge RV Park. PLEASE NOTE: Black Canyon City Residents, Myer Residents, and Prescott Residents in the Granite Dells area… Contributor […]

Perkinsville Road Closed Due to Flooding

open audio article player To staff | | upon March 23, 2023 in chino valley town Audio of the article was made possible by the CAST11 Prescott Podcast Network. Production of Talking Glass Media. To keep residents safe, the town of Chino Valley closed the overflow site East Perkinsville Road after rapidly moving water engulfed […]

Residents near Wet Beaver Creek should evacuate due to flooding

LAKE MONTEZUMA, Arizona — Some residents of north-central Arizona were told to prepare to evacuate Tuesday afternoon due to rising water levels in rivers and basins. The Yavapai County Sheriff has ordered residents of the Rimrock and Lake Montezuma areas along Wet Beaver Creek to evacuate or move to higher ground. The National Weather Service […]

School briefly placed on lockdown due to police action

Lafe Nelson Elementary School went into a temporary soft lockdown Tuesday afternoon. staff report SAFORD – Rafe Nelson Elementary School and other schools in the Safford School District were placed on a temporary “soft lockdown” on Tuesday after authorities were involved in the pursuit of an armed individual in the area. The Safford Police Department […]

Residents told to evacuate in Sedona due to flooding

PHOENIX — Some residents of Sedona have been told to evacuate due to severe flooding in the area, officials said. of city ​​of sedona A dozen regions have announced that they are in ‘GO’ status. This indicates that the danger in the area is imminent and life threatening. Areas with “GO” status are: trails end […]

Roads flooded in Pinal County due to heavy rainfall

Arizona City, Arizona — Rainfall over the weekend caused massive flooding around Arizona City, closing elementary schools and creating dangerous driving conditions. The Toltec School District announced Sunday night that classes were canceled on Dec. 5 at both Toltec Elementary School and Arizona City Elementary School due to flooding. Arizona City Elementary School wrote on […]

Weeklong weather alert issued for Navajo Nation due to monsoon, floods

FARMINGTON – Severe flooding in some areas from monsoon storms has prompted the Navajo Nation Emergency Management Agency to report severe weather as forecasters call for more rainfall throughout the week in the Navajo Nation. I have issued an alarm. “Due to periods of heavy rainfall, flood monitoring remains in effect throughout the Navajo Nation,” […]

FUSD, NAU and other Flagstaff schools closed today due to weather

11:20 am Update: Coconino Community College also announced it will close its Flagstaff campus on Thursday due to snow. Universities are asking students to check their canvases to confirm communications with instructors, and faculty are asking students to contact them to “help keep them up to date on their coursework.” “Faculty may also offer Zoom […]

Yuma County BOS Chairman declares emergency due to Border Crisis

YUMA, Arizona (KYMA, KECY) – Tony Reyes, chairman of the Yuma County Board of Supervisors, has declared a state of emergency in unincorporated areas of Yuma due to a border crisis. The declaration says the emergency is to address the ongoing health and humanitarian crisis at the U.S.-Mexico border. The proclamation also addresses the ongoing […]