Williams News

Williams News118 S. 3rd Street
Williams, Arizona 86046-0667
(928) 635-4426
(928) 635-4887 fax

A Western News&Info, Inc. publication.

About Williams News

The Williams-Grand Canyon News has a long history, dating back to 1889. In 1999, it celebrated its 110th anniversary by publishing an historic edition, which included photographs and stories of early Williams and the Grand Canyon.

WGCN is actually two newspapers put into one. The Williams section covers news about northern Arizona along with local Williams news, sports and events. This section also includes news from Parks and Ash Fork. The Grand Canyon section is an in-depth look into the area around the Canyon, including Tusayan, Valle and the National Park.

The newspaper is published every Wednesday and has a circulation of more than 4,500. Three times a year WGCN publishes two tourist guides — one for Williams and one for the Grand Canyon. For the third year in a row, WGCN has also published a fall sports guide, which includes sports news about Williams, Grand Canyon and Northern Arizona University.

The Arizona Newspaper Association gave WGCN a second place for special sections award for the historic edition, along with the fall 1999 sports tab and the spring 2000 Williams Tour Guide. WGCN also received a third place showing for its editorial page excellence.

The Williams and Grand Canyon Tour Guides can be found online at www.grandcanyontourguide.com.

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Key Personnel

General Operations

Doug Wells
Publisher

Editorial

Ryan Williams
Managing Editor

 

Wendy Howell
Reporter

 

Katherine Locke
Reporter

 

Loretta Yerian
Reporter

Advertising

Connie Hiemenz
Advertising Manager

 

Connie Freson
Advertising Executive

Distribution

Fred Wiese
Distribution Coordinator

Finance

Madeline Keith
Classifieds & Bookkeeper

Production

Gary Smathers
Graphics

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Williams-Grand Canyon News
118 S. 3rd Street
Williams, Arizona 86046-0667

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Donations down at Williams Food Bank but demand in community remains high

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WILLIAMS, Ariz. - The shelves are looking a little bare at the Williams Food Bank. Food Bank Director Guy Mikkelsen is asking the public to help fill the shelves to feed low-income rural Arizona families.

Williams Police to wear body cams starting in August

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WILLIAMS, Ariz. - The Williams City Council authorized the purchase of body cameras for the Williams Police Department at their July 23 meeting after Williams Police Chief Herman Nixon requested the purchase of 14 body cameras for the entire Williams police force.

Springs Fire south of Williams continues to grow

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WILLIAMS, Ariz. - The lightning-caused Springs Fire located nine miles southeast of Williams continues to meet fire management objectives and was 410 acres in size as of July 25.

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