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There were 30 Maricopa County school districts with funding measures on election night. Nearly half the districts had their bonds and overrides approved. The rest are coping with the reality that new funding will not ease their financial troubles.
November 08, 2013
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers is removing some unexploded bombs and other weapons found at public wildlife area near Tucson. The site was once used as a practice range by army soldiers at Fort Huachuca.
November 08, 2013
Recent U.S. economic history has taught us that business bounces back to energetic levels and unemployment levels sink within about two years of a recession ending. If it seems like individuals are still waiting for that bounce, that inspiration at the end of a rough stretch, well so are nonprofits.
November 08, 2013
For years, politicians have wondered how to get young people engaged with the electoral process. Well, 23-year-old Antonio Valdovinos could help point the way.
November 08, 2013
Now that the campaigning is over, it is time to start thinking about governing for the two newcomers to the Phoenix City Council, Laura Pastor and Kate Gallego.
November 08, 2013
If you ever wanted to see one of the world's largest solar plants, take a trip out to the Arizona desert. Solana has been up and running for about a month now, and there has been a lot of discussion recently about net metering.
November 08, 2013
A statue is being unveiled to remember the creator of the Family Circus comic strip on Friday. Bil Keane’s family is erecting his memorial exactly two years after his death.
November 08, 2013
If you have driven on Grand Avenue through the West Valley recently, you probably understand why planners are working on ideas to improve the roadway. A group of West Valley cities and other entities formed a group to look into changes around the corridor from Loop 303 in Surprise to Aletta Street between McDowell and Interstate-10 in Phoenix.
November 08, 2013
The Environmental Protection Agency has scheduled five public hearings on a coal-fired Arizona power plant.
November 08, 2013
The Palo Verde Nuclear Generating Station has cut power output at one of its reactors after a valve failed.
November 08, 2013
The State Fair continues to be a big attraction in the Valley.
November 08, 2013
A new report from the state said it will take until the end of next year for Arizona to have as many people employed as in 2005.
November 08, 2013
A state senator is hoping the video of a fatal accident involving the death of a Department of Public Safety officer will finally impress lawmakers enough to approve a ban on texting while driving.
November 08, 2013
Two men who have served as vice chairman of the Hopi Tribe appear to be headed to the general election to face off for the chairman's post.
November 07, 2013
One East Valley school district is still waiting for results from Tuesday’s election.
November 07, 2013
Phoenix police are concerned about an increase in baggage theft at Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport.
November 07, 2013
Sheriff’s deputies are continuing their investigation into the explosion Monday night in New River that cost a Glendale man a leg and seriously injured his other leg.
November 07, 2013
A two-year-old boy is dead, after what appears to have been a tragic accident on a narrow dirt road in Cave Creek.
November 07, 2013
A prison reform group is urging the state to overhaul its prison health care system, saying inadequate care has led to more deaths in the prison system
November 07, 2013
Arizona lawmakers may be about ready to kill the idea of building a border fence with donated money. A state law in 2011 set up a committee to solicit funds to put up fencing on private property.
November 07, 2013

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