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flock of birds
To keep birds away, growers have tried more than just scarecrows — including cannons, noises that mimic predators and even lasers. Nothing really works.
Mar. 28, 2016
Group A Strep
Flagstaff scientists have identified a rare strain of “flesh-eating bacteria” in Coconino County. It’s the first time the “superbug” has been seen in Arizona.
Mar. 28, 2016
cursive writing
The measure would require students to show by the end of fifth grade they are able to create readable documents through legible cursive handwriting.
Mar. 28, 2016
Baker Canyon Fire
The Baker Canyon Fire has burned almost 8,000 acres near Douglas in southeastern Arizona. But, fire officials say the blaze is now 90-percent contained.
Mar. 28, 2016
EMT Rollin Jones
For many people who are homeless or who have behavioral health issues, the right medical care is too far out of reach. Often folks turn to emergency services for basic healthcare—which can be both expensive and ineffective. Santa Fe is just one of a dozen cities across the U.S. to try out a new program that brings meaningful help to people who frequently call 911.
Mar. 28, 2016
downtown scottsdale parking
Finding a parking spot in downtown Scottsdale can be tough. While the city is working on long-term solutions to help businesses and visitors, it’s asking for public feedback.
Mar. 28, 2016
Maricopa County Sheriff's Office logo
The laws in question were passed by the Arizona Legislature in 2007 and 2008 and criminalize using a fake identity to seek work. They have been used by Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio to arrest unauthorized immigrants in worksite raids.
Mar. 28, 2016
Mormon Church officials are examining a lawsuit filed this week by two Navajo siblings who say they were sexually abused in a church program decades ago.
Mar. 25, 2016
South Rim of the Grand Canyon
The unit of Grand Canyon National Park that ran river trips is being dismantled, months after a federal report found a long history of sexual harassment within it.
Mar. 25, 2016
bell grand closure
The intersection will be closed for six to eight months, but Surprise is working with the 300 businesses effected to lessen the impact.
Mar. 25, 2016
More than 50 years ago the Voting Rights Act was signed into law to prevent racial discrimination and voter suppression efforts in nine states, including Arizona.
Mar. 25, 2016
For years, Apple has made its product launches into huge events with media members wanting to be the first to report.
Mar. 25, 2016
school education classroom
If you’re a parent, you’ve probably seriously considered getting very involved with your child’s school in some way.
Mar. 25, 2016
arctic-ice
The Arctic had an extremely warm winter this year, and the latest satellite images from NASA reveal the lowest levels of winter Arctic sea ice on record.
Mar. 25, 2016
Central Arizona Project canal
When discussing water issues, words like conservation and drought often come to mind. But at the recent White House Water Summit, an ASU professor announced a new initiative to turn water conversations from scarcity to abundance.
Mar. 25, 2016
sonder art students
Sonder is a word you maybe haven’t heard before. It was made up by a man from Minnesota and is now the title of an ASU art exhibition.
Mar. 25, 2016
Cuba's flag
A proponent for opening trade in Cuba said Arizona Senator Jeff Flake has been a help with Cuba-U.S. relations.
Mar. 25, 2016
ken koshio
Taiko drummer Ken Koshio focuses on bringing different cultures together through music.
Mar. 25, 2016
Nick Brown
Now, the argument over solar panels is playing out in one of the most obscure elections in Arizona.
Mar. 25, 2016
The early spring weather is wreaking havoc on those suffering from allergies. And pollen levels in the Valley will be high over the next few days.
Mar. 25, 2016

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