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Posted on: April 18, 2017

National Infant Immunization Week

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The Coconino County Public Health Services District (CCPHSD) will observe National Infant Immunization Week (NIIW), an annual observance to highlight the importance of protecting infants from vaccine-preventable diseases during the week of April 22-29.

During NIIW, administrative fees will be waived for vaccines that are mandated for daycare, preschool and school entry. As a courtesy, the CCPHSD will bill the insurance company. For people without insurance, several assistance programs are available and ...

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Posted on: April 17, 2017

Coconino County Board of Supervisors participates in meeting hosted by Department of Interior

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The Coconino County Board of Supervisors participated in a meeting hosted by the Department of the Interior on Wednesday, April 12 in Washington, D.C. focused on the impact of the premature closure of the Navajo Generating Station (NGS).

Closure of NGS will not only impact the Navajo Nation and Coconino County but will have significant downstream impacts on Arizona’s economy. It is estimated that over 3,100 jobs will be lost when NGS is closed. In addition to these job losses, t...

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Posted on: April 11, 2017

Coconino County Teacher of the Year finalists announced

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The office of the Coconino County Superintendent of Schools has announced the 2017 Teacher of the Year finalists.

“The three Teacher of the Year finalists are Angela Buzan of Coconino High School, Jillian Worssam of Sinagua Middle School, and Sara Zsenai of Cromer Elementary School,” said Superintendent of Schools, Risha VanderWey. “I lo...

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Posted on: April 11, 2017

Courthouse and Administrative Space RFI Open House

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Coconino County and the City of Flagstaff are inviting the public to a joint Community Open House regarding the Courthouse and Administrative Space Project Request for Information (RFI).

The Community Open House will provide an opportunity for attendees to learn more about the project, view maps and fill out comment cards with their ideas on the project. County and City staff will be in attendance to answer questions and provide additiona...

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Posted on: April 9, 2017

Board of Supervisors adopt National Park Improvement Resolution

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The Coconino County Board of Supervisors approved a resolution this week supporting the use of county resources for infrastructure improvements in the United States’ National Parks.

In 2016, the National Park Service estimated a deferred maintenance backlog of nearly $460 million in Coconino County, including necessary repairs to the visitor centers, aging historical structures, trails, sewers, drainage, roads, bridges, tunnels and o...

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Posted on: April 6, 2017

County launches updated website

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Coconino County updated its website, www.coconino.az.gov, this week. The new site kept the same information and functionality users appreciated from the previous site while upgrading the look, feel and mobile accessibility.

At the direction of the Board of Supervisors, the website redesign began in May, 2016. The new site will be more user friendly, have an improved search function and be compliant with the Americans with Disabilities Act. The website was last redesigned in ...

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Posted on: April 3, 2017

Flagstaff Unified School District seeking Governing Board applicants

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Coconino County Superintendent of Schools Risha VanderWey is seeking applicants for appointment to the Flagstaff Unified School District Governing Board. Effective April 12, one seat will become vacant due to the resignation of Kim Khatibi.

Applicants must be Arizona registered voters and residents of the school district for at least one year prior to the date of appointment. Applicants or their spouses can’t be an employee of the district.

Application information:

•Download the application he...

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Posted on: March 31, 2017

County / City release Courthouse and Administrative Space Project RFI

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Coconino County and the City of Flagstaff are issuing a Request for Information (RFI) to seek ideas and opportunities related to the development of a City and County downtown courthouse and additional administrative spaces.

Coconino County and the City of Flagstaff are issuing a Request for Information (RFI) to seek ideas and opportunities related to the development of a City and County downtown courthouse and additional administrative spaces.

The RFI is the first of a multi-...

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Posted on: February 17, 2017

Summer ramada reservations available for County parks

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County Parks and Recreation to accept online reservations Tuesday, Feb. 21

County Parks and Recreation will begin accepting summer ramada reservations on Feb. 21, 2017. There are 11 ramadas at four County parks available for rental.

Ramadas are used to host parties, reunions and get-togethers. They are available for rent sev...

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Posted on: February 17, 2017

Fredonia Moccasin School District seeking Governing Board applicants

Coconino County Superintendent of Schools Risha VanderWey is seeking applicants for appointment to the Fredonia Moccasin Unified School District Governing Board. There is one vacant seat.

The appointment will be a two-year term ending Dec. 31, 2018.

Applicants must be Arizona registered voters and residents of the school district for at least one year prior to the date of appointment. Applicants or their spouses can’t be...

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Posted on: February 9, 2017

County hosts 2017 Spelling BEE

Coconino County’s top-spellers will battle for spelling supremacy on Saturday, Feb. 11 at Coconino High School.

As many as 18 students will compete in this year’s contest. The 2017 Coconino County Spelling BEE consists of home, public, charter and private school-students from the County who won their school or district Spelling Bee. The County BEE will ...Read on...
Posted on: February 8, 2017

Vendors wanted for 2017 Coconino County Fair

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FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. — Coconino County Parks and Recreation is currently accepting vendor applications for the 2017 Coconino County Fair, to be held Sept. 1 – 4, 2017 at Fort Tuthill County Park. Vendors may submit applications for amuseme...

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Posted on: February 2, 2017

Lake Mary Road to fully reopen by noon today

Seven-mile stretch closed Thursday, Jan. 19 due to drifting snow and high winds

FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. — Coconino County Public Works crews are clearing a previously closed seven-mile stretch of Lake Mary Road about 35 miles southeast of Flagstaff and the roadway is scheduled to fully reopen by noon.

Lake Mary Road, also known as Fore...

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Posted on: January 4, 2017

District 2 County Supervisor Archuleta named Board Chairwoman

District 3 Supervisor Matt Ryan appointed Vice-Chair

FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. — The Coconino County Board of Supervisors named District 2 Supervisor Liz Archuleta as the next chair of the Board. She replaces District 5 Supervisor Lena Fowler.

Archuleta said she was looking forward to starting the 2017 term as ch...Read on...

Posted on: August 24, 2016

District 5 Planning and Zoning Commission applicants sought

FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. — Chair of the Coconino County Board of Supervisors Lena Fowler, District 5, invites residents to apply for a vacancy on the Planning and Zoning Commission.

Eligible applicants must reside in District 5, which include the communities of Tuba City, Bodaway-Gap, Coppermine, LeChee, Navajo Mountain, Fredonia, Page Vermillion Cliffs, Grand Canyon and Greenehaven.

The Planning and Zoning Commission approves c...Read on...


Posted on: April 3, 2017

Flagstaff Unified School District seeking Governing Board applicants

Applicants must be Arizona registered voters and residents of the school district for at least one year prior to the date of appointment. Applicants or their spouses can’t be an employee of the district.

Application information:

•Download the...

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Posted on: March 22, 2017

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Posted on: March 22, 2017

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Posted on: March 22, 2017

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Posted on: April 18, 2017

Coconino County Sheriff's Office Leads Multi-Agency Response to Two Separate Rescues

Update: April 19, 2017 at 8:45 am –

The Coconino County Sheriff’s Office and its Search and Rescue Unit coordinated two rescues yesterday afternoon. Both individuals needing rescuing were transported by ground ambulance for further medical ...

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Posted on: March 29, 2017

Information on Unified Command Response and Search for Outstanding Suspect Near Bearizona

Update from Command Post 8:15 pm 3/27/17: Final update tonight - The handgun used by suspect Freeman has been found. The attached photo shows Freeman under escort.. Again, thanks to the community for your support. YCSO appreciates the help of the many law...Read on...

Posted on: March 29, 2017

Recent Rescue of Hikers from Waterholes Canyon near Page, AZ

Page, AZ – On March 12, 2017 at approximately 8:45 PM the Coconino County Sheriff’s Office and its Search and Rescue Unit responded to a report of two overdue hikers in Waterholes Canyon south of Page, AZ. Two male hikers who began their hike into the ca...Read on...

Posted on: March 29, 2017

Sheriff's Office Recovers Remains of Man in Brins Mesa Area

Sedona, AZ- The Coconino County Sheriff’s Office and Search and Rescue Unit has recovered the remains of a man they believe was reported missing out of Sedona in 2007. February 28, 2017 a hiker in the area of Brins Mesa north of Sedona found som...

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Posted on: March 29, 2017

Man Arrested in Junipine Estates Burglaries

Williams, AZ – Randy Matthew Kyle Herrera was arrested today in connection with at least two burglaries that occurred recently in the Junipine Estates area north of Williams, AZ. Herrera was booked into the Coconino County Detention Facility under charge...Read on...