tv 12 News Today NBC November 29, 2016 5:30am-6:00am MST
short adlib -- then read flagstaff snow video script the winter weather has gotten the best of the high country. flagstaff schools have canceled class today - and n-a-u won't start until 10 o'clock this morning. the national weather service predicted a slight chance of snow overnight - krystle.. did they get any fresh powder?
public will get their first look at a memorial built in honor of the 19 granite mountain hotshots who died fighting the yarnell hill fire.. team 12's brandon hamilton joins us with a preview. we will never forget the horrific day, june 30, 2013 when 19 granite mountain hotshot firefighters were killed battling the yarnell hill fire.... and tomorrow, a long awaited memorial is set to open to the public to honor the fallen heroes..... there will be a dedication of the new granite mountain hotshots memorial state park this morning..... the park is located 2 miles south of yarnell on state route 89.... the hotshots trail is 2.85 miles long......along the way, every 600 feet, there will be granite plaques set into rocks that show a photo and story of each fallen hotshot. once you reach the obseration deck, you will be able to see the site 400 feet below where the brave men lost their lives as well as the town of yarnell.... there will also be a tribute wall available to leave mementos in honor of the fallen firefighters..... you can also hike down to the site where the men
stand to pay your respects.... in it's entirety, the entire hike is 7 miles roundtrip, so you are encouraged to dress appropriately and bring plenty of water for the at least 4 hour roundtrip hike.... the dedication ceremony is set for nine thirty this morning and will be streamed live on 12 news dot com.....
residents voted by mail rather than turning up at the polls. a reminder to buckle up when you get behind the wheel this morning.. a new report finds that half of the 200 people killed on maricopa county freeways over the past few years - were not wearing seatbelts. the study by the arizona republic also shows nearly 60-percent of the crashes involved alcohol. and since we like to look at things in a positive light around here.... the arizona cardinals....loser s of 3 out of their last 4 games can still make the especially because they play several teams.. with similar records.. fighting for two wildcard spots. including a big game sunday against the redskins... which brings us to our 12 today poll question. go back to the beginning of the season.. sports illustrated gave the cardinals the nfl preseason cover and claimed this would be their year! a cardinals super bowl win was imminent. it's still possible.. but we want to know, is the
real?? yes or no.. grab your phone or log onto a computer... and go to 12 news dot com slash your voice to vote. adlib, what do you think? is the curse real? the trump transition team says... you can expect more announcements today... but all is not well within the trump camp... that story in three minutes... and star wars... as you've never seen it before. who's up for a little bad lip reading with yoda the jedi master? trust us... you don't want to miss this....
team in new york. sources are confirming at position... plus mitt romney's back for a second meeting tonight. team 12's tracie potts is live from washington this morning with more on that, plus the latest on the recount in three states. pennsylvania republicans say the recount is "totally and completely without merit." michigan republicans are urging hillary clinton to publicly ask jill stein to call it off. i'm tracie potts in washington, now back to you. q: speaking of going public: kellyanne conway, trump's senior adviser who spoke out against mitt romney, now seems to be trying to mend fences on twitter? a: tba q: general david petraeus was at trump tower yesterday. is he
checking hot headlines this morning... a suspect is dead and several students were injured following an attack on the campus of ohio state university. police say 18- year-old o-s-u student abdul razaq ali artan drove his car onto a sidewalk full of pedestrians on the columbus campus. they say he then stabbed several students with a butcher knife. ten people were taken to the hospital, but none of the injuries are considered life-threatening. artan was fatally shot by a campus police officer.
forced thousands to evacuate their homes. the tennessee mountain resort towns of gatlinburg and pigeon forge were under mandatory evacuation orders monday night. wind gusts up to 70 mph frustrated fire crews battling at least 14 fires burning close to the resort towns' hotels and popular tourist attractions. jury selection resumed in charleston, south carolina in the case against dylann roof... who is accused killing nine black churchgoers. roof has been found competent prosecutors plan a second death- penalty trial on nine counts of murder. this also comes on the same day a judge granted roof permission to act as his own attorney. a passenger on board a united airlines flight is in police custody after pulling open the emergency exit door and jumping out of the plane in houston, texas. the incident happened just as the plane arrived from new orleans monday afternoon. the plane, was waiting for the final taxi into its gate when the woman pulled open the overwing
out. it's still unclear why the woman jumped out of the plane. the memorial to the fallen granite mountain hot shots.. will be dedicated this morning. and we will preview it for you... in the next hour.... details on what you need to know if you are planning to visit... and snow... already creating a problem in flagstaff.. we'll update you on what's happening up there... stay with us... you are watching 12 today....
of the tunnel? what coach bruce arians had to say about the cards chance of making the playoffs. we begin with the cold.. winter weather has a grip on flagstaff. punching a woman in the face. and, is there light at the end of the tunnel? what coach bruce arians had to say about the cards chance of making the playoffs. right now on 12 today - while you were sleeping.. tragedy in colombia.. as plane carrying a professional soccer team crashes.. killing nearly everyone on board. plus, new details about a flagstaff officer caught on camera... punching a woman in the face. and, is there light at the end of the tunnel?