payson stream
Authorities in Gila County have identified the remains of the 10th victim of a flash flood near Payson. Hector Garnica and other members of his family were swept away from a crowded swimming hole on July 15.
July 21, 2017

KJZZ News

Cowboy boots
This is National Day of the Cowboy, honoring the ranching icon born out of the Civil War era. As the country grew, the beef industry did, too, and the cowboys moved west bringing livestock to market. Longtime Benson rancher and cowboy poet Baxter Black says you may not see as many cowboys these days, but, they’re still out there. He’s even written a poem about it.
July 22, 2017
Arizona State University has earned six new awards from the U.S. Department of Energy SunShot Awards, totaling $4.3 million, and now ranks first among the recipients in its category.
July 22, 2017
Tempe wants to hear from art entrepreneurs. The city launched an online survey in hopes of helping artists grow their careers.
July 22, 2017
downtown mesa
The Mesa City Council recently approved, in principle, a new mixed-use development. The development will be up to 15 stories and hold a 75-room boutique hotel as well as 75 luxury apartment units.
July 22, 2017
snow sledding
A popular snow-play area outside of Flagstaff is discontinuing its operations. Wing Mountain Snow Play Area won’t reopen in the coming winters.
July 21, 2017

NPR News

The U.S. State Department issued a statement urging all sides "to ensure that any judicial reform does not violate Poland's constitution."
July 22, 2017
The nation's oldest civil rights group is facing questions about its leadership and next steps under Trump as it opens its annual meeting in Baltimore. The group's president recently stepped down.
July 22, 2017
The strike hit Afghans who were in a compound that local media describe as a security outpost in a village that had come under attack.
July 22, 2017
GOP efforts to repeal the ACA are still in flux, and there's more talk now of trying to work out bipartisan fixes for Obamacare. But most suggested remedies won't fix the problems in remote regions.
July 22, 2017
The controversy surrounding a highly-anticipated robotics competition for teens from around the globe overshadowed an otherwise upbeat event focused on kids, robots and changing the world.
July 22, 2017