Arizona Department of Water Resources

The managers of the Central Arizona Project want to purchase farmland in Mohave County and send the water to the suburbs of Phoenix and Tucson. Local communities oppose the transfer. KNAU’s Melissa Sevigny reports.

Authorities say an inmate at the state prison in Kingman has died and it appears to be a suicide.

Authorities in Kingman say law enforcement officers shot and killed a suspect following a pursuit prompted by an aggravated assault in Wikieup. 

Yavapai County Sheriff's Office

Authorities say a suspected car thief who allegedly fired shots at law enforcement officers who were chasing him now is in custody.

Arizona Game and Fish Department

Arizona wildlife officials are looking for good homes for nearly 100 desert tortoises.

The state Game and Fish's Department's tortoise adoption program says the tortoises are available for adoption by residents who can provide securely enclosed yards or enclosures in the species' native range.