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A Navajo Code Talker who used his native language to outsmart the Japanese in World War II has died in Arizona.

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After sunset, the eerie choruses of coyotes are among the most iconic sounds of the American West.


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Police say seven protesters arrested at Sen. John McCain's office in Phoenix will be facing trespassing charges.

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A Canadian man has been sentenced to nearly four years in federal prison for traveling to Flagstaff with the intent of having sex with a minor.

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The calendar has flipped over to December, but Phoenix still is experiencing record heat.

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Utah has long stood out for going far beyond other western states in trying to get back control of its federally protected lands.

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Governors from across the western U.S., whose states have been ravaged by wildfires and other disasters, are renewing efforts to work with the federal government to help their communities recover.

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Backers of Arizona's sweeping new universal school voucher law are set to face off in court with opponents who collected enough signatures to block it until the November 2018 election.

Justin Regan

There’s a new restaurant in Northern Arizona where guests dine more than 20 stories underground. The Caverns Grotto is deep within Grand Canyon Caverns near Peach Springs. As part of our ongoing series “Eats and Beats: Stories about food and music” KNAU’s Justin Regan has this subterranean report. 


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The U.S. Senate Wednesday unanimously approved a flurry of bills affecting Indian Country. Among them was legislation to expand AMBER alert programs on tribal lands. KNAU’s Justin Regan reports.


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