Matthew Strissel/The Lumberjack

Closing arguments are scheduled Tuesday at the trial of a former Northern Arizona University student charged with murder and assault for fatally shooting one student and wounding three others.


Jim Young / Reuters

The Arizona Legislature has passed a bill that would bar state and local governments from requiring background checks on private party gun sales.


Prescott Police Department

Officers with the Prescott Police Department shot and killed an armed suspect Sunday after receiving reports of gunshots in a neighborhood. 

Arizona Secretary of State Michelle Reagan says the number of registered voters in the state has decreased by about 10,000 since last count. 

Les Stukenberg/Daily Courier

The environmental cleanup of a former shooting range in Prescott is nearly done with removal of contaminated dirt with high lead content.