As the Valley continues to grow, making sure we have a reliable water supply becomes more and more important.That supply is threatened by wildfires and a coalition of groups including the Salt River Project, U.S. Forest Service and Payson is working to protect it.
June 28, 2016
When it comes to end-of-life planning, traditional burial is no longer the predominant choice. In 2015 nationwide— cremation surpassed burial as the preferred method of what the industry calls “final disposition.” And Arizona is one of a handful of states leading the way in that trend. Those changes mean the funeral service industry here is having to adapt.
June 28, 2016

KJZZ News

movie theater
Arizona’s film industry is not what it once was, but Sun Studios of Arizona is trying to bring some of the lights, camera and media action back to the state.
June 28, 2016
Tohono O'odham casino
It's the first of a 20-year, $26 million settlement after Glendale dropped its opposition to the West Valley casino in 2014.
June 28, 2016
Desert near Escalante, Utah
But what does this have to do with public land?
June 28, 2016
Phoenix Mayor Greg Stanton
Phoenix Mayor Greg Stanton wants the Valley to send more of its products and services to international markets.
June 28, 2016
election vote campaign
A group of Arizona non-profits that work on election issues has formed a commission to offer recommendations of ways to make state elections run more smoothly.
June 28, 2016

NPR News

Last week's Brexit vote sent financial markets tumbling. It also raised questions about the future of the U.K. economy. Analysts now expect slower growth but not an immediate tumble into recession.
June 28, 2016
NPR's politics team has annotated Donald Trump's Tuesday speech on the economy.
June 28, 2016
Scientists are making impressive progress in creating a vaccine for Zika. And they're using a new technology that makes vaccine development faster than ever.
June 28, 2016
A public health campaign to sell Africans on the virtues of orange-fleshed sweet potatoes — bred for higher Vitamin A levels — has helped combat malnutrition on the continent.
June 28, 2016
Britain is being described as the first country to leave the European Union. That may be true on a technicality, but others left the pan-European body in the past.
June 28, 2016