The federal government settled Clean Air Act claims with Arizona- and New Mexico- based utilities June 24. The settlement will require the Four Corners coal-fired power plant to install $160 million in pollution control upgrades.
Charter schools may lose less state money next year than the Arizona Department of Education originally estimated. That’s according to an opinion the Arizona Attorney General released Wednesday clarifying the budget's impact on qualifying charter schools.
Sheriff Joe Arpaio is expected to face fines and other remedial actions for violating U.S. District Court Judge Murray Snow’s orders in a racial profiling case. A forum Wednesday evening in downtown Phoenix invites members of the public to weigh in.