A planned $100 million wind-energy farm west of Willcox could be lethal to birds in an area famous for its annual birding festival, critics say.
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A Cochise County woman was beaten after she surprised a burglar at her boyfriend’s home Monday morning.
In about two weeks, Rob Hammelman and his wife, Sarah, will harvest 9 tons of grapes from their property in Willcox.He enjoys the aromas and flavors that come from Arizona soil.
Over the past three harvests the Hammelmans have produced almost a dozen Sand-Reckoner vintages, including a Syrah called "7" that earned them an impressive 89 rating from Wine Spectator magazine.
"There's a very romantic notion to a vineyard," says Sarah Hammelman, "but in its core it's farming, and farming is hard." Above, with her husband, Rob, and their 4-month-old son, Levi.
WILLCOX - Sarah and Rob Hammelman looked out across fields of lush vineyards set against the backdrop of rolling mountain ranges.
Try though he did to stay dry, this cyclist couldn't protect himself from Friday's rain on North Stone Avenue at Speedway. Still, it was little compared with Douglas, which had its wettest month in history with 10.23 inches.
It was a productive July for monsoon rains in Southern Arizona, particularly atop our mountains and along our southern border.
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Arizona border officers arrested four people over the weekend on suspicion of smuggling drugs in unrelated incidents at the Douglas border crossing, officials say.
Sandhill cranes are the major attraction for visitors to Wings Over Willcox, AZ. JANUARY 9, 2004
If everything goes as planned, Willcox's popular Apple Annie's Orchard will open year-round beginning next spring.
A semi-truck driver was killed in a rollover Monday afternoon on Interstate 10 near Willcox, authorities said.
A wildfire burning north of the Fort Bowie National Historic Site grew Tuesday to about 1,700 acres and was 25 percent contained.
A 3-year-old boy has been killed in a house fire in southeast
Sandhill cranes - with wingspans of up to 7 feet - are swooping
into wetlands south of Willcox this month.