Chevlon Bridge Death

On July 13, 2021, Navajo County Sheriff’s Office Dispatch Center received a 9-1-1 call reporting two individuals had fallen near the Chevlon Bridge off Territorial Road. When Deputies arrived, they located the two male...

Motorcycle Crash-Lone Pine Dam Road

On June 30, 2021, at approximately 3:36 pm, the Navajo County Sheriff’s Office received a call regarding a single vehicle motorcycle crash which occurred on Lone Pine Dam Road near Burton Road in Linden,...

Full closure of Apache-Sitgreaves NFs to begin Thursday

Due to extreme fire danger and historically dry conditions during a time when firefighting resources are stretched thin, the entire Apache-Sitgreaves National Forests will close for public safety, beginning Thursday, June 24 at 6:00...

AROUND THE MOUNTAIN

Second Knoll Target Range shuts down due to forest closure

The Second Knoll Target Range will be closed indefinitely due to fire danger, dry conditions and persistent wildfire activity that have forced a full...

Stage II Fire Restrictions

Most of Northern and Eastern Arizona is under stage 2 fire restrictions. The following are prohibited starting June 11, 2021, at 8 a.m.: Igniting, building, maintaining,...

Wyrick Fire continues to grow

The lightning caused Wyrick Fire burning two miles northwest of Heber continues to grow. Areas in READY Status: Overgaard south of Highway 260 High Country Pines in...