While business leaders in Arizona say the K-12 public school system isn’t necessarily a selling point for Arizona when wooing new businesses to the state, officials are hoping a new partnership could make Arizona’s community colleges catch the eye of prospective companies.
March 29, 2017

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Ryan Kitchell is a Navy vet and founder of Kitchell Creative print services in Tempe.
March 29, 2017
Navajo Generating Station
Despite President Trump’s efforts to bring back coal, a coal fired power plant and coal mine on the Navajo Nation face closures. Hundreds of Navajo people who have worked in the coal industry for generations are worried about their futures.
March 29, 2017
health
A partnership between the city of Tempe and the Phoenix Veterans Administration has brought healthcare to the homes of almost 70 veterans there in its first year.
March 29, 2017
Peoria Unified School District
The school district is proposing new school boundaries to move students from at-capacity elementary schools to other, nearby schools.
March 29, 2017
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An Arizona tribe is suing the largest supplier of water in the state. The Ak-Chin Community says the Central Arizona Water Conservation District, which delivers water from Lake Mead, is planning to shortchange them.
March 28, 2017

NPR News

Anbang had discussed investing more than $400 million to redevelop an office tower owned by Kushner Companies — a deal that raised ethical concerns.
March 29, 2017
In the U.S., there are about 39,000 cancers associated with the human papillomavirus each year. Doctors say the new HPV vaccine may help reduce the number of cases.
March 29, 2017
Since the American musician won the Nobel Prize in Literature last year, he has not yet picked up his award in person or delivered the customary lecture required for him to receive the prize money.
March 29, 2017
An American, Michael Sharp, and a Swede, Zaida Catalan, went missing while traveling in the country. Authorities confirmed Tuesday their remains, and those of their interpreter, were found.
March 29, 2017
Through Westinghouse, Toshiba had planned to build four nuclear power reactors — two each in Georgia and South Carolina.
March 29, 2017