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Posted on: July 30, 2021

Coconino County Awarded $600,000 in Funds from NRCS for Emergency Watershed Protection

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During a special session of the Coconino County Flood Control District, the Board authorized the acceptance of financial assistance in the amount of $606,328 from the Department of Agriculture, Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS).

The grant will be funded by NRCS at 75% and by the Flood Control District at 25%. The funds will be expended on an emergency watershed protection project for implementation of emergency measures.

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Posted on: July 30, 2021

Museum Flood Area July 30 | Evening Media Advisory

Museum Flood Area Evening Update

FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. — Below is a summary of today’s activities by the Coconino County Flood Control District and City of Flagstaff related to the Museum Flood Area.

Today’s Storm Events: The Museum Fire burn scar did not experience significant rainfall yesterday or today. 

Weather Forecast: The National Weather Service Flagstaff is predicting scattered thunderstorms through the weekend. For...

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Posted on: July 28, 2021

Museum Flood Area July 28 | Evening Media Advisory

Museum Flood Area Evening Update

FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. — Below is a summary of today’s activities by the Coconino County Flood Control District and City of Flagstaff related to the Museum Flood Area.

Today’s Storm Events: The Museum Fire burn scar did not experience significant rainfall yesterday or today. 

Weather Forecast: The National Weather Service predicting an uptick in thunderstorm activity Thursday through Friday. Scattered ...

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Posted on: July 26, 2021

Museum Flood Area July 26 | Evening Media Advisory

Museum Flood Area Evening Update

FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. — Below is a summary of today’s activities by the Coconino County Flood Control District and City of Flagstaff related to the Museum Flood Area.

Today’s Storm Events: At the time of publishing, there were no notable storm events on July 26. 

Weather Forecast: Tomorrow, Tuesday, July 27 the National Weather Service predicts few storms and gusty winds. For up to d...

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Posted on: July 24, 2021

Museum Flood Area July 24 | Evening Media Advisory

Museum Flood Area Evening Update

FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. — Below is a summary of today’s activities by the Coconino County Flood Control District and City of Flagstaff related to the Museum Flood Area.

Today’s Storm Events: The rain soaked the burn area (and the city) overnight but there was only minimal floodwater due to the low rainfall intensity. In the Mt. Elden Estates area we observed a small but continuous flow of water today, which tells us that...

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Posted on: July 23, 2021

Museum Flood Area July 23 | Evening Media Advisory

Museum Flood Area Evening Update

FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. — Below is a summary of today’s activities by the Coconino County Flood Control District and City of Flagstaff related to the Museum Flood Area.

Today’s Rain Events & Impacts: There was widespread rain across northern Arizona throughout this afternoon, however, the Museum Fire burn scar did not experience significant rainfall.  

Weather Forecast: Scattered showers an...

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Posted on: July 22, 2021

Museum Flood Area July 22 | Evening Media Advisory

Museum Flood Area Evening Update

FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. — Below is a summary of today’s activities by the Coconino County Flood Control District and City of Flagstaff related to the Museum Flood Area.

Below is a summary of today’s activities by the Coconino County Flood Control District and City of Flagstaff related to the Museum Flood Area. 

Weather Forecast: The forecast for this evening has storms moving in from the east to the sou...

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Posted on: July 21, 2021

Museum Flood Area July 21 | Evening Media Advisory

Museum Flood Area Evening Update

FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. — Below is a summary of today’s activities by the Coconino County Flood Control District and City of Flagstaff related to the Museum Flood Area.

Storm Activity:  The National Weather Service is forecasting increased thunderstorm activity with chances of significant rainfall Thursday, Friday, and Saturday. Thunderstorm cells were on the edge of the western section of the Museum bu...

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Posted on: July 20, 2021

Museum Flood Area July 20 | Evening Media Advisory

Museum Flood Area Evening Update

FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. — Below is a summary of today’s activities by the Coconino County Flood Control District and City of Flagstaff related to the Museum Flood Area.

Storm Activity: The National Weather Service is forecasting increased thunderstorm activity with a particularly increased chance of significant rainfall Thursday, Friday, and Saturday. Thunderstorm cells missed the Museum burn scar today. 

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Posted on: July 19, 2021

Museum Flood Area July 19 | Evening Media Advisory

Museum Flood Area Evening Update

Below is a summary of today’s activities by the Coconino County Flood Control District and City of Flagstaff related to the Museum Flood Area.

Storm Activity:  The National Weather Service is forecasting increased thunderstorm activity through Thursday with particularly increased chance of significant rainfall Wednesday and Thursday this week. Thunderstorm cells missed the Museum burn s...

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Posted on: July 18, 2021

Museum Flood Area July 18 | Evening Media Advisory

Museum Flood Area Evening Update

FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. — The following email was sent to Museum Flood Area residents this evening:

Below is a summary of today’s activities by the Coconino County Flood Control District and City of Flagstaff related to the Museum Flood Area. 

- Storm Activity: The National Weather Service is forecasting increased thunderstorm activity...

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Posted on: July 17, 2021

Museum Flood Area July 17 | Evening Media Advisory

Museum Flood Area Evening Update

FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. — The following email was sent to Museum Flood Area residents this evening:

Below is a summary of today’s activities by the Coconino County Flood Control District and City of Flagstaff related to the Museum Flood Area.

- Storm Activity:  Today’s storm activity was very limited on the Museum Fire burn s...

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Posted on: July 16, 2021

Museum Flood Area July 16 | Evening Media Advisory

Museum Flood Area Evening Update

FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. — The following email was sent to Museum Flood Area residents this evening:

 Below is a summary of today’s activities by the Coconino County Flood Control District and City of Flagstaff related to the Museum Flood Area. 

- Storm Activity:  In contrast with the prior rain events, today the thund...

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Posted on: July 16, 2021

Back to School Health Fair Saturday, July 17

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FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. - Coconino County Health and Human Services (CCHHS) is holding a Back to School Health Fair on Saturday, July 17, 2021, from 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.

The event will be held at the Health and Human Services Building, 2625 N. King St., Flagstaff. Those planning to attend are encouraged to check County social media for weather related event updates at facebook.com/CoconinoCounty and twitter.com/coconinoco...

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Posted on: July 15, 2021

Museum Flood Area | July 15 Evening Media Advisory

Museum Flood Area Evening Update

FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. — The following email was sent to Museum Flood Area residents this evening:

Below is a summary of today’s activities by the Coconino County Flood Control District and City of Flagstaff related to the Museum Flood Area and the nearby neighborhoods susceptible to monsoonal flooding: 

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Posted on: July 15, 2021

City and County declare States of Emergency

Museum Flood Area Update

FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. — Flagstaff Mayor Paul Deasy and Coconino County Chair of the Board of Supervisors Matt Ryan have declared States of Emergency on behalf of the city of Flagstaff and Coconino County due to the impacts of monsoonal flooding to the Museum

Flood Area and other parts of Flagstaff, which started July 13, 2021. Declaring a State of Emergency allows the city and county to expend emergency funds from all available sources and request assistance from the State of Arizona. 

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Posted on: July 15, 2021

Coconino County lifts fire restrictions in coordination with other agencies

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Coconino County will lift all fire restrictions on private lands in the unincorporated areas of the County in coordination with similar actions by the Coconino and Kaibab National Forests, as well as other agencies in the area.

The lifting of the fire restrictions is effective July 16, 2021 at 6:00 a.m. This action to lift fire restrictions ends the County’s campfire ban and Stage 2 fire restrictions enacted earlier this summer. 

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Posted on: July 14, 2021

Museum Flood Area | July 14 Evening Media Advisory

Museum Flood Area Evening Update

FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. — The following email was sent to Museum Flood Area residents this evening:

The Museum Fire Burn Area received just over 1” of rain today. Although the rain amount and intensity was lower today than yesterday, the rain fell over a longer period of time. Furthermore, rainfall that occurred within the neighborhoods compounded flood...

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Posted on: July 14, 2021

For Mt. Elden Estates: SHELTER IN PLACE NOW

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Flash Flooding may be Imminent. Shelter In Place; If you are outdoors seek high ground; Don't enter drainages.

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Posted on: July 14, 2021

Museum Flood Area | July 14 Afternoon Media Advisory

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FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. — The Coconino County Flood Control District conducted a post-wildfire flood event assessment on Grandview Avenue this morning, July 14. The assessment involved 59 homes. Of those homes:

  • 49 homes had no impact 
  • 3 homes had a status that was undetermined (residents did not answer their doors) 
  • 3 homes had garage-only impacts 
  • 3 homes had interior impacts 
  • 1 home had both garage and interior impacts

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Posted on: July 14, 2021

Arguments ‘For’ and ‘Against’ WUSD Ballot Question Sought

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Williams Unified School District #2 will hold an override election to exceed its revenue control limit by 10 percent on Nov. 2, 2021. Voters will be asked to vote on the following issue:

  • To adopt a General Maintenance and Operation Budget which exceeds the revenue control limit specified by statute by 10 percent for fiscal years 2022-2023 through 2028-2029 and in fiscal years 2027-2028 and 2028-2029, the amount of the proposed increase wi...
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Posted on: July 13, 2021

Museum Flood Area | July 13 Evening Media Advisory

Museum Flood Area Evening Update

FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. — The following email was sent to Museum Flood Area residents this evening:

Coconino County and the City of Flagstaff will be working tonight on cleaning up from the flood event in the Museum Flood Area.

  • Residents of the area should thoroughly read the following: 
  • STEP BACK: Today, residents were seen observing the flash flood flows very close to the water. This is extremely dangerous. There can be surges in flows, which can easily sweep ...
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Posted on: July 13, 2021

Coconino County, City of Flagstaff Respond to Monsoon Flooding in the Museum Flood Area

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The Coconino County Flood Control District (FCD) and City of Flagstaff are actively involved in cleanup operations following monsoon storms that dropped in excess of 2 inches of rain on the Museum Fire burn scar.

. Downstream flooding has been reported in Mt. Elden Estates and in Flagstaff from Linda Vista to Route 66. 

More than 0.75 inches of rain fell in 15 minutes over the Museum Fire burn scar, which triggered an Emergency Notification Alert to be iss...

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Posted on: July 13, 2021

Flash Flooding Expected in Museum Fire Flood Area-Mt. Elden Estates, Paradise, Grandview, Sunnyside.

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Shelter in place now. If outdoors, seek high ground now.

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Posted on: July 12, 2021

Coconino County, City of Flagstaff Prepare for Monsoon Storms In the Museum Flood Area

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The Coconino County Flood Control District and City of Flagstaff are preparing for possible flash flooding this week in the Museum Flood Area.

The National Weather Service (NWS) is predicting a moderate threat of flooding over the next several days from monsoon storms, including scattered thunderstorms and rain showers in Flagstaff with the greatest threat on Tuesday. These storms may impact the...

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Posted on: July 6, 2021

Coconino County Moves Back to Stage 2 Fire Restrictions

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As of 6:00 a.m. today, July 6, Coconino County has moved back to Stage 2 Fire Restrictions in coordination with the Coconino and Kaibab National Forests.

This decision was made due to the cooler temperatures and recent rainfall which has reduced the risk of wildfire.

Even with the rain and lower temperatures, Coconino County remains in a drought and therefore fire danger remains. The following restrictions ...

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Posted on: July 2, 2021

Coconino County to Allow the Use Liquid Propane/Gas Grills on Private Property in Stage Three Fire

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Coconino County is currently in Stage Three Fire Restrictions due to extreme fire danger and stress on firefighting resources.

Stage Three Fire Restrictions previously included the prohibition of outdoor liquid fuel grills on private property. Coconino County will now allow the use of ALL LIQUID FUEL OUTDOOR GRILLS WITH AN ON/OFF SWITCH at private residences. 

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Posted on: July 2, 2021

2021 Coconino County Fair Early Bird Ticket Sales Begin July 1

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Coconino County Parks & Recreation presents the 72nd annual Coconino County Fair, on Labor Day Weekend, Sept. 3 - 6 at Fort Tuthill County Park in Flagstaff, Arizona.

The County Fair is a community event where adult and youth alike showcase their passion by exhibiting livestock animals and handicrafts. The fair will also feature live entertainment, carnival rides, fair food, games, and much more! 

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Posted on: July 1, 2021

Coconino County Offices Closed for Independence Day

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All Coconino County administrative offices will be closed Monday, July 5 in observance of Independence Day.

While the administrative offices at the Sheriff’s Office will be closed, Dispatch, Patrol and Detention will be open. Records will remain open from 8 a.m. – 4 p.m. Monday, July 5, 2021. Please dial 9-1-1 for ...

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Posted on: June 30, 2021

IIP Launches its Beyond Big Cities Initiative in Partnership with Coconino County Attorney’s Office

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The nation’s conversation surrounding changes in prosecution is focused on a handful of urban, well-resourced prosecutors’ offices.

But there are more than 2,300 offices across the United States, and few national organizations are supporting prosecutors in smaller communities.

Now, with the support of Microsoft’s Criminal Justice Reform Initiative, the Institute for Innovatio...

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Posted on: June 25, 2021

Board of Supervisors Adopts FY 2022 County Budget

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The Coconino County Board of Supervisors adopted the County’s $276 million Fiscal Year (FY) 2022 budget during its public meeting on June 24.

The FY 22 budget includes approximately $28 million from the American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA) specifically for Coconino County, and accounts for potential additional funding through the American Jobs Plan Act. 

The budget, effective July 1, focuses...

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Posted on: June 18, 2021

Coconino County Names Susan Brown Deputy County Manager

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Coconino County announced today that Susan Brown has been promoted to Deputy County Manager.

Brown has over 25 years of experience working in state and local government. She joined Coconino County in 1998 in the Facilities Management Department as Property Manager during the County’s capital facilities construction program from 1996-200...

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Posted on: June 16, 2021

Governing School Board Candidates will be appointed to the Governing School Board Member open seats

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Coconino County Superintendent of Schools Cheryl Mango-Paget would like to announce the appointments of two Governing School Board Members at Maine Consolidated School District #10. The selected candidates are Raena Woods and Kaitlin Cloud.

An advisory committee was assembled consisting of a district resident, district teacher, and two board members to conduct interviews and advise Superintendent Mango-Paget on the appointments. The Superintendent would like to thank the advisory committee f...

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Posted on: June 10, 2021

Board of Supervisors adopt tentative budget

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The Coconino County Board of Supervisors tentatively adopted the County’s $276 million Fiscal Year (FY) 2022 budget during its public meeting on June 8. The FY 22 budget includes approximately $28 million from the American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA)...

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Posted on: June 9, 2021

Countywide Stage 2 Fire Restrictions to Begin Friday

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Stage 2 fire restrictions will begin at 8 a.m., Friday, June 11 across Coconino County. Fire restrictions are to help protect public health by reducing the number of human-caused wildfires.

The County has been in Stage 1 fire restrictions since May 14. The County is enacting Stage 2 restrictions due to forecasted weather and very high fire danger. Restrictions are in coordination with Coconino and Kaibab National Forests and other agencies i...

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Posted on: June 8, 2021

Coconino County Earns National Achievement Award for its Forest Restoration Initiative

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Coconino County’s Forest Restoration Initiative has been recognized with an Achievement Award from the National Association of Counties (NACo).

The awards honor innovative, effective county government programs that strengthen services for residents. NACo recognized Coconino County’s Forest Restoration Initiative Program in the category of County Resiliency: Infrastructure, Energy & ...

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Posted on: June 2, 2021

Coconino County Fair to be Held In-Person Labor Day Weekend

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The decision to move to an in-person event was done thoughtfully with the greatest consideration for COVID-19 safety protocols, the County’s community transmission levels, and CDC recommendations.

With guidance from Coconino County Health and Human Services (CCHHS) and consideration of the latest recommendations from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) on outdoor activities and large events, Coconino County Parks & Recreation w...

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Posted on: May 27, 2021

Coconino County Offices Closed for Memorial Day

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All Coconino County administrative offices will be closed Monday, May 31, 2021 in honor of Memorial Day. 

While the administrative offices at the Sheriff’s Office will be closed, Dispatch, Patrol and Detention will be open. Records will ...

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Posted on: May 25, 2021

Coconino County Board of Supervisors Lifts Mask Proclamation in Line with CDC Guidance

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During Tuesday’s meeting, the Coconino County Board of Supervisors lifted its Face Covering Proclamation effective June 1, 2021.

During Tuesday’s meeting, the Coconino County Board of Supervisors lifted its Face Covering Proclamation effective June 1, 2021. The rescission of the Proclamation results in masks no longer being required in indoor and outdoor settings in Cocon...

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Posted on: May 25, 2021

Governing School Board Candidates to be interviewed for Maine Consolidated School District seat

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Coconino County Superintendent of Schools Cheryl Mango-Paget would like to announce interviews are scheduled for Thursday, June 3 for the two Governing School Board Member open seats at Maine Consolidated School District #10. The candidates are Misty Ride...

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Posted on: May 21, 2021

Coconino County Board of Supervisors Brings Internet Access to Rural Communities

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In partnership with SpaceX, Coconino County is delivering reliable high-speed internet to 45 rural households with the launch of state-of-the-art satellites seen throughout Arizona’s night sky recently.

Coconino County began conversations with SpaceX, an aerospace manufacturer founded by Elon Musk, when Vice-Chair Lena Fowler and Coconino County’s Chief Information Officer Matt Fowler both met with the company in 2019. This resulted in...

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Posted on: May 14, 2021

Green Multiple Listing Service (MLS) Realtor Training on Tuesday, May 18

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The Coconino County Sustainable Building Program in partnership with Northern Arizona Association of Realtors will be providing a free virtual training on Tuesday, May 18 from noon to 1:30 p.m. on the Green Multiple Listing Service (MLS).

With the creation of the Northern Arizona’s Green Multiple Listing Service, realtors and homeowners can now input green features, such as solar panels, spray foam insulation, and Energy Star qualified appliances when selling a home, making it ea...

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Posted on: May 5, 2021

Flagstaff & Williams Justice Court Pilots New Online System

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Among the many consequences of COVID-19 are its effects on the criminal justice system, including the safety of participants who appear in court.

Flagstaff and Williams Justice Courts are piloting a procedure that allows criminal defendants the opportunity and choice to appear by remote online methods while still being aware of all their legal rights and protections along the way. &nbs...

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Posted on: July 16, 2021

Museum Flood Area July 16 | Evening Media Advisory

Museum Flood Area Evening Update

Below is a summary of today’s activities by the Coconino County Flood Control District and City of Flagstaff related to the Museum Flood Area. 

- Storm Activity:  In contrast with the prior rain events, today the thunderstorm cell covered...

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Posted on: July 16, 2021

SHELTER IN PLACE NOW

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Flash flooding expected in Museum Fire Flood Area - Mt. Elden Estates, Paradise, Grandview, Sunnyside. Shelter in place now. If outdoors, seek high ground now.

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Posted on: July 16, 2021

Governor Ducey Issues Declaration Of Emergency In Response To Flooding In Coconino County

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“Severe post-wildfire flooding is creating dangerous challenges for communities in Northern Arizona,” said Governor Ducey. “The flooding is causing road closures, damaging property and putting Arizonans’ safety at r...

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Posted on: July 15, 2021

Museum Flood Area | July 15 Evening Media Advisory

Museum Flood Area Evening Update

Below is a summary of today’s activities by the Coconino County Flood Control District and City of Flagstaff related to the Museum Flood Area and the nearby neighborhoods susceptible to monsoonal flooding:&...

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Posted on: July 15, 2021

City and County declare States of Emergency

Museum Flood Area Update

Flood Area and other parts of Flagstaff, which started July 13, 2021. Declaring a State of Emergency allows the city and county to expend emergency funds from all available sources and request assistance from the State of Arizona. 

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Posted on: July 14, 2021

Museum Flood Area | July 14 Evening Media Advisory

Museum Flood Area Evening Update

The Museum Fire Burn Area received just over 1” of rain today. Although the rain amount and intensity was lower today than yesterday, the rain fell over a longer period of time. Furthermore, rainfall that occurred within the neighborhoods compou...

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Posted on: July 14, 2021

Museum Flood Area | July 14 Afternoon Media Advisory

Museum Flood Call Center

  • 49 homes had no impact 
  • 3 homes had a status that was undetermined (residents did not answer their doors) 
  • 3 homes had garage-only impacts 
  • 3 homes had interior impacts 
  • 1 home had both garage and interior impacts

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Posted on: July 13, 2021

Museum Flood Area | July 13 Evening Media Advisory

Museum Flood Area Evening Update

Coconino County and the City of Flagstaff will be working tonight on cleaning up from the flood event in the Museum Flood Area.

  • Residents of the area should thoroughly read the following: 
  • STEP BACK: Today, residents were seen observing th...
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Posted on: July 6, 2021

Celebrating the Life of Theresa Arias

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Theresa Arias passed away on December 28, 2020 after a long illness at Peaks Senior Living in Flagstaff. She was surrounded by her daughter and sons.

Theresa was employed in Flagstaff at the Coconino Sheriff's Department. Theresa worked as dispatcher, matr...

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Posted on: July 6, 2021

Missing Person Cameron Sequeira

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For Immediate Release

Date: July 6, 2021 

 Forest Lakes, AZ – Last week marks the 11th anniversary of the disappearance of Cameron John Sequeira from the Forest Lakes Community.  The Coconino County Sheriff’s O...

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Posted on: July 3, 2021

Missing Person MADISON VAUGHN LOCATED and SAFE

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Update: June 3, 2021, MISSING PERSON MADISON VAUGHN LOCATED AND SAFE. 

For Immediate Release  - Missing Person 
July 3, 2021 

DEPARTMENT REPORT #: S21-02336

NAME:    VAUGHN, MADISON
RACE: WHITE 
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Posted on: June 29, 2021

Areas East and West of Sycamore Canyon Downgraded from “GO” to “SET”

 

For Immediate Release 

Contact: Commander Gerrit Boeck 

Phone: 928-226-5025Coconino County, AZ –  The Coconino County Sheriff’s Office is pleased to announce the areas to the east and to the west of Sycamore Canyon will ...

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Posted on: June 28, 2021

Communities of North and South Garland Prairie Downgraded from “SET” to “READY”

 For Immediate Release 

Contact: Commander Gerrit Boeck 

Phone: 928-226-5025

Coconino County, AZ –  The Coconino County Sheriff’s Office is pleased to announce the communities of North and South Garland...

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Posted on: June 26, 2021

South Garland Prairie “GO” Order Downgraded to “SET”

For Immediate Release 

Date: June 26, 2021

Contact: Commander Gerrit Boeck

Phone: 928-226-5025

Flagstaff, AZ –  The Coconino County Sheriff’s Office is pleased to announce that we are lifting the “GO” ...

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Posted on: June 21, 2021

Arrest Made in the Death of a Man in Forest Lakes

 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 

 Contact: Jon Paxton 

 Phone: 928-226-5089

Forest Lakes, AZ –   On June 19, 2021, Chad Lapointe of Winslow, AZ was arrested for 2nd Degree Homicide in the death of a man ...

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Posted on: June 16, 2021

Coconino County Sheriff’s Search and Rescue Respond to an Injured Canyoneer

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For Immediate Release 

June 16, 2021

Contact: Deputy Paul Clifton

Phone: 928-226-5398

Flagstaff, AZ - On June 12, 2021 at approximately 1:45 PM, the Coconino County Sheriff's Office received a 911 call regarding a canyoneering accident at Horsetank W...

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Posted on: April 12, 2021

Sheriff’s Office Deputies Respond to Fatal Structure Fire at Rose Well Camp

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For Immediate Release 

April 12, 2021 

Contact: Jon Paxton  Phone: 928-226-5089

SELIGMAN, AZ – On 04/10/21 at 3:08 PM Coconino County Sheriff’s Deputies were dispatched to a report of an explosion at Rose Well C...

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Posted on: April 8, 2021

Off Highway Vehicle (OHV) Rollover Results in Serious Injury

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 Flagstaff, AZ – On April 4, 2021 at approximately 4:18 PM the Coconino County Sheriff’s Office received several reports...

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Posted on: April 2, 2021

The Coconino County Detention Facility will begin accepting Court Commitments

 Contact: Commander Figueroa 

 Phone: 928-226-5075

Flagstaff, AZ -The Coconino County Detention Facility will re-start allowing individuals convicted and sentenced to serve jail time in Coconino County by self-surrender, ...

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Posted on: March 17, 2021

Hiker Rescued from Arizona Trail along the Mogollon Rim

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Date: March 16th, 2021

Contact: Sgt. Aaron Dick    Phone:928-226-5050

SUBJECT: Hiker Rescued from Arizona Trail along the Mogollon Rim

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Posted on: March 11, 2021

Arrest Made in an Attempted Burglary Investigation in Parks

 

Parks, AZ – On Tuesday March 9th, around noon Coconino County Sheriff’s Deputies were called to a residence in Parks off Jousting Lane, for a homeowner reporting an unknown male subject in a white truck on her property. The h...

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Posted on: March 11, 2021

High Speed Pursuit ends in Rollover accident on Highway 89a

Flagstaff, AZ – On the evening on March 5, 2021 at Approximately 7:45 pm a Deputy with the Coconino County Sheriff’s Office attempted to make a traffic stop on a vehicle which turned into a pursuit of speeds in excess of 100 miles per ...

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Posted on: February 25, 2021

Sheriff's Office Starts Offering Covid-19 Vaccine to Inmates

For Immediate Release 

Contact: Commander Matthew Figueroa

Phone: 928-226-5075

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The Coconino County Detention Facility Medical Unit has completed Arizona Department of Health Services (ADHS) training which certifies the Sheriff&rsq...

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Posted on: February 23, 2021

Text to 9-1-1 is now available in Coconino County

For Immediate Release 

Contact: Charles Hernandez II                 Phone: 928-679-4108  

FLAGSTAFF, Ariz.- On February 23, 2021 the Flagstaff Polic...

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Posted on: February 22, 2021

Identification of "Valentine Sally" Confirmed After Almost 40 Years

Date: February 22, 2021 

Contact: Lt. Brian Tozer 

Phone: 928-226-5087

Flagstaff, AZ – Coconino County Sheriff Jim Driscoll confirmed identification of a female found deceased on February 14, 1982 on Interstate 40 west of Williams. This cas...

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Posted on: February 19, 2021

Flagstaff Man Arrested for Sexual Exploitation of a Minor Flagstaff AZ

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Contact: Jon Paxton   Phone: 928-226 -5089 

Flagstaff AZ: On February 18, 2021 Coconino County Sheriff’s Office Detectives arrested a Flagstaff man after an investig...

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