Various sources including the Associated Press have called Joe Biden as president-elect of the United States. This news has led to a range of responses from NAU students. 

“I can claim a high ground, and I can pretend — at the end of the day — that my job is more important than student lives,” an anonymous resident assistant said. “But it’s not. My job is about student lives.”

Here’s a look into the political views of candidates in Arizona’s sixth congressional district, which include funding education and legalizing recreational marijuana this election season.

Back in March, businesses like TAGCarts were planning and preparing for a normal future. After COVID-19 spread around the world, however, this path quickly changed to address the health care crisis. 

President Robbins shared an email with faculty, staff and students at the UA on Friday morning, specifically outlining graduated furloughs and percentage pay cuts for university employees.

The United States Supreme Court declined to review a ban on the filing of new mining claims around the Grand Canyon on Sept. 24, but environmentalists said they are keeping a close eye on actions by the Trump administration they fear could lead to a reversal of the ban.

Continental Country Club residents are fighting with each other, with some wanting City Council to remove an ordinance they argue is useless so they can feed deer and elk in their neighborhood unimpeded, while the others argue it isn't enforced enough and the feeding creates safety hazards.


Over 200 demonstrators stood outside Flagstaff City Hall to protest the Coconino County Sheriff's Office cooperation with Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) following the ICE raids conducted in Flagstaff at the end of August.


Once again, it will be up to voters in Flagstaff to decide what the minimum wage should be, as Proposition 418, also known as the Sustainable Wages Act, seeks to change the minimum wage if approved by voters in November.

Advocates both for and against Proposition 126 explain why they choose to support or oppose the possible amendment to the state constitution, which will prevent legislators from creating new taxes on services within Arizona.

The new 2018-2019 flu vaccine is now available throughout Coconino County. NAU had just received the vaccine earlier this week and there are multiple resources available for students and Flagstaff locals.

While firefighters have now been working since July 28 to contain and take away fuel sources for the Platypus Fire in the Coconino National Forest, officials and firefighters in the Kaibab National Forest are allowing the Perkins fire to burn to help the ecosystem.


A litany of initiatives and propositions will be on the ballot for voters to decide on in November, but three propositions in particular are taking center stage.