November 2013

The latest desegregation plan for the Tucson Unified School district is being rejected.
November 15, 2013
Arizona Public Service didn’t get what it asked for from the Arizona Corporation Commission.
November 14, 2013
A prairie dog found in four Southwestern states will not be listed as endangered or threatened.
November 14, 2013
Pinal County sheriff’s deputies have arrested 13 people in what Sheriff Paul Babeu said was a human and drug smuggling operation. Babeu said a deputy on patrol became suspicious when two cars with one or two people in them exited Interstate 8, then reentered the freeway with passengers.
November 14, 2013
The Arizona Department of Transportation is getting its snowplow drivers ready for the coming winter season.
November 14, 2013
Foreclosure filings in Arizona were down year-to-year, for the 23rd consecutive month, in October. Statistics released on Thursday by the home data provider RealtyTrac showed a decline of more than 60 percent from September and nearly 55 percent from Oct. 2012.
November 14, 2013
An effort by Arizona Public Service to require new solar customers to help pay the cost of maintaining the electrical grid is leading to some heated testimony before the state Corporation Commission. APS said it is only fair solar users share in net metering, rather than passing the costs to non-solar customers.
November 14, 2013
Lockheed Martin is leaving Goodyear and taking about 600 jobs with it. The defense company is scheduled to close its Valley plant by mid 2015.
November 14, 2013
Arizona Sen. John McCain is co-sponsoring legislation to address Border Patrol overtime issues, reforms which could save taxpayers $1 billion over the next decade, according to the Cronkite News Service.
November 14, 2013
The Arizona Parks Department is teaming with the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs to create job opportunities for homeless vets.
November 14, 2013

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