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Sedona Oak Creek Canyon SR 89A narrowed to one lane

Sedona AZ (March 2, 2017) – Stop the mud! Motorists using AZ State Route 89A between the cities of Sedona and Flagstaff should allow extra travel time on Friday, March 3, 2017, while Arizona Department of Transportation crews make emergency repairs to guardrail north of Indian Gardens (milepost 379) from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. Flaggers will provide alternating north bound and south bound travel through... 

Drivers are key to reducing I-17 crashes north of Phoenix

Sedona AZ (November 21, 2016) – As the Arizona Department of Transportation seeks to identify and fund projects that will increase capacity on Interstate 17 north of Phoenix, drivers need to do their part by avoiding the poor decisions and inattention behind so many of the crashes that result in closures and backups – and worse, injuries and fatalities. The steep, winding stretch of I-17 between... 

AZ I-17 Traffic Closures Update

Sedona AZ (April 14, 2016) – A project to reduce the potential for rockfall in a quarter-mile section of northbound AZ Interstate 17 between Camp Verde and Flagstaff will require closures of up to thirty minutes overnight starting Sunday, April 17, according to the Arizona Department of Transportation. Drivers using this route between 8:00 p.m. and 6:00 a.m. should plan ahead and budget extra... 

ADOT Road Construction Updates

Sedona AZ (July 18, 2014) – The Arizona Department of Transportation (ADOT) is advising the traveling public of the following highway and roadway construction activities through July 31, 2014: AZ State Route 89A Drivers traveling north and south bound on AZ SR 89A south of the JW Powell intersection can expect short delays as flaggers allow trucks and heavy equipment to cross over the roadway... 

Robber Leaves Victim Stranded in Desert

Sedona AZ (March 17, 2014) – On October 4, 2013, around 2:00 in the morning, Yavapai County Sheriff’s Office deputies were dispatched to the Verde Valley Medical Center to interview a 54-year-old man reporting an armed robbery. The victim explained to deputies that on the previous day (October 3, 2013) he met a woman unknown to him while inside a casino in the Chandler, Arizona area. The victim... 

ADOT AZ I-17 Overnight Closures

AZ I-17 Road Closure Notice Sedona AZ (January 23, 2014) – Next week Arizona Department of Transportation crews will close Interstate 17 in both directions between General Crook Trail and AZ State Route 169 one hour between 11:30 p.m. and 12:30 a.m. Monday through Thursday nights. The nightly closures allow work on the climbing lane project south of Camp Verde (AZ) to safely continue. Each night,... 

Meth and Marijuana Interstate Traffickers Arrested

Oscar Baez‐Esparza Sedona AZ (December 10, 2013) – On December 8, 2013, Oscar Baez-Esparza, 34, and Alejandro Baez-Esparza, 22, both from Texas, were arrested for several charges including Transportation of Methamphetamine and Marijuana for Sale.  At approximately 9:15 in the morning, a Yavapai County Sheriff’s Office deputy conducted a traffic stop involving a beige colored 2007 Cadillac... 

Arizona I-17 Lane Restrictions Alert

Sedona AZ (October 22, 2013) – The Arizona Department of Transportation is replacing highway signs along Interstate 17 as part of a statewide sign rehabilitation project today and Wednesday, October 23, 2013. Crews will periodically restrict one lane of Interstate 17 from the State Route 260 and I-17 junction in Camp Verde to State Route 179, at the Sedona exit, as crews install new roadway signs. The... 

YCSO Seizes Over $113,000 in Cash Heroin and Meth

Janelle Mills arrested for Money Laundering Sedona AZ (June 11, 2013) – On June 5, 2013, a Yavapai County Sheriff’s Office K9 deputy stopped a black Nissan sedan with Oklahoma plates on west Arizona Interstate 40 around 7:15 in the morning. The driver, 32-year-old Janelle Mills from Oklahoma, was stopped for a traffic and equipment violation. Mills indicated she was heading for northern... 

ADOT I-17 Weekly Road Closure Schedule

Prescott AZ (April 29, 2012) – The following late night closures and restrictions will be in place on Arizona Interstate 17 at Cordes Junction this week as crews perform paving operations and striping work, according to the Arizona Department of Transportation: ● Monday night (April 30) from 7 p.m. to 6 a.m. a right lane closure will occur on northbound I-17. ● Thursday night (May 3) between... 
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