Three dead following two-vehicle crash on South Highway 92 in Cochise County
TUCSON, Ariz. (13 News) - The Cochise County Sheriff’s Office reported a fatal two-vehicle accident on South Highway 92 near milepost 343 early Friday, March 1. According to the Arizona Department of Public Safety, three died. The crash caused the closure of Highway 92 east at Palominas Road and...
🚨 Update: Traffic Collision on E SR-92 Northbound near S Weik Ranches Rd
The time displayed is local to the original 511 traffic site in Arizona. A recent traffic accident has occurred on E State Route 92 (SR-92) Northbound, close to S Weik Ranches Rd at milepost 343, Cochise County, AZ. The details surrounding the crash are currently being investigated. Commuters should expect potential delays and are advised to seek alternative routes if possible. Local law enforcement and emergency services have been dispatched and are on the scene attending to the situation. We will provide more updates on this incident as information becomes available. Please drive carefully and be aware of first responders present in the area.
🚨 Update: Animal Hazard on SR-80 Eastbound near Cochise County, AZ
The time displayed is local to the original 511 traffic site in Arizona. Local travelers on SR-80 Eastbound near E Rocksprings Rd in Cochise County should exercise caution due to an animal reported near the roadway. Motorists are advised to remain vigilant at Milepost 411 to ensure safety. Authorities are likely dealing with the situation to prevent any accidents or disruptions. Please consider alternate routes if possible and stay alert while driving through this section of SR-80 Eastbound.
Will ADOT EVER Fix That Bad Stretch of Highway 90 in Cochise County? Here’s What We Know So Far
If you've taken that treacherous drive from the (usually closed) Border Patrol Checkpoint on Highway 90 into Sierra Vista, then made your way around Walmart, passed by Target, and then onto the hospital, you've probably noticed a few things. The Risk of Losing a Tire on Highway 90 in Sierra...
The gas price fluctuate between $3.09 and $3.19 in Willcox as of 2024-03-02. Find the cheapest station near you.
Photo from Unsplash and unrelated to the city. For most people, it is a constant necessity of life to manage gas prices. The national average price for a gallon of regular-grade gas on Saturday is $3.338, a week ago the price is $3.264 , according to AAA.
Two Albuquerque men arrested in Arizona for human smuggling
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (KRQE) – Two Albuquerque men have been arrested in Arizona for felony human smuggling charges. 20-year-old Truet Kozlowski and 21-year-old Shain Johnson were booked into the Cochise County Jail on Tuesday, Feb. 27, after six undocumented immigrants were located in their vehicle. According to the Cochise County Sheriff’s Office, authorities were informed of a […]
Local Artists and Wineries to Shine at SanTan Village Art & Wine Festival
The SanTan Village Art & Wine Festival, organized by Vermillion Promotions and Arizona Wine Events, will take place on March 9 and 10. The event will showcase over 80 artists and their work, including paintings, sculptures, ceramics, metalwork, mixed media, glasswork, jewelry, and photography.
'We don't want it ruined': Why locals don't want a lithium mine so close to home
Max Power Mining Corp., based in Canada, is exploratory drilling in the Willcox Playa to see if it's a viable place for a Lithium mine. Locals are worried about water and environment impacts.
Rain possible in southeastern Arizona this week
Get ready, southeastern Arizona! Rainfall is on the horizon starting tomorrow, with Willcox and Tucson expecting showers. Enjoy today's perfect hiking weather at 71°, but keep an eye on the skies as clouds gather. Weekend forecasts hint at cooler temps and more rain. Stay tuned for updates!
Engineering and science take centerstage at YES Fair in Cochise County
Sulphur Springs Valley Electric Cooperative is wrapping up its 40th Youth Engineering & Science Fair, for students across southeastern Arizona.
Sierra Vista Families: Join the Fun at Cochise College's Youth Arts Festival
The Youth Arts Festival will be held at the Cochise College Sierra Vista Campus on Saturday, March 23. This free event, running from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., is open to families and offers a range of activities. These include pop-up performances, music, and hands-on projects in areas like 2D and 3D art, crafts, and poetry.
As rain moves out, drier and warmer end to the week
TUCSON, Ariz. (KGUN) — Isolated showers and thunderstorms will continue to move through Southern Arizona through Wednesday evening. Skies will clear overnight, leading to sunny skies and warmer temperatures Thursday and Friday. Cochise County Forecast.
Q&AZ: What is the oldest Arizona ranch that is still operating?
Jesse Hooker Davis stands in front of a sign at Sierra Bonita Ranch in Willcox, AZ on Tuesday, Feb. 13, 2024. Through KJZZ’s Q&AZ reporting project, a listener asked: “What is the oldest Arizona ranch that is still operating?” Sierra Bonita Ranch in Willcox was the first permanent American cattle ranch in the state, and it’s still going.
Court filings reveal secret grand jury interviews that led to indictments of Cochise County supes
The two Cochise County supervisors who face felony charges for allegedly attempting to interfere with the certification of the county’s midterm election recently filed documents in court that give glimpses of the secret grand jury interviews that led to their indictment. The filings by Supervisors Tom Crosby and Peggy Judd, the board’s two Republicans, reveal […] The post Court filings reveal secret grand jury interviews that led to indictments of Cochise County supes appeared first on Arizona Mirror.
Warm and cloudy Monday as chances for rain arrive
TUCSON, Ariz. (KGUN) — We will stay cloudy and warm for one more day, with highs near 80 degrees expected in the Tucson area on Monday. Winds will pick up in the afternoon ahead of our next weather system, which will bring chances for showers and cooler temperatures to Southern Arizona early this week.
Arizona Woman Charged With 150 Animal Cruelty Charges
A Cochise County woman is facing close to 150 charges of animal abuse and cruelty. 56-year-old Jill Houchens was taken into custody on February 19, by Cochise County deputies for having reports surfaced of animals residing in unhygienic conditions within her residence in Hereford. The animals were found living in unsatisfactory conditions and there were also deceased ones discovered in a freezer.
Cochise Women's Basketball Team Triumphs Over Phoenix College, Prepares for Final Home Games
The Cochise Women's Basketball team recovered from a home loss to Scottsdale Community College, beating the Lady Bears of Phoenix College in an away game. The Apaches led early, ending the first quarter 21-9, and maintained their lead to win 78-30. Freshman guard Micayla Silas scored 22 points, while sophomore transfer Ameena Muhammad, a former Phoenix College player, added 21 points, 7 assists, and 5 rebounds.
Tombstone firefighter arrested, facing numerous charges
TUCSON, Ariz. (13 News) - A member of the Tombstone Fire Department is facing numerous charges after allegations of criminal acts involving him and members of the town’s cadet program. In a release, Tombstone Marshal Jim Adams said a member of the Tombstone Fire Department reported observing an incident...
A Taste of Mexico: Benson's Top 3 Authentic Mexican Restaurants
This article presents a tour of three Mexican restaurants in Benson. Have you had the chance to dine at any of these establishments? If you have, we'd love to hear your thoughts and experiences. Please share your comments below:
Local Heroes, the Apaches, Break Aztec's 12-Game Winning Streak with Doubleheader Victory
The Cochise Baseball team, the Apaches, ended Pima College Aztecs' 12-game winning streak by winning a doubleheader on Saturday. The Apaches had split a home game with Yavapai College, while the Aztecs had been winning since early February.