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A private landowner in Mexico erected his own gate in March, effectively shuttering the San Miguel crossing. O’odham tribal leaders say this new gate prevents members from crossing the border on their own land.
May. 2, 2016
Dan Hunting of Arizona State University’s Morrison Institute for Public Policy explains the basics of Prop 123.
May. 2, 2016
Tempe officials introduced roughly 1.2 million goldfish and minnows as natural insect control.
May. 2, 2016
Arizona DOT
The state Department of Transportation is applying for a total of $110 million in federal grants.
May. 2, 2016
The Swiss-made Solar Impulse 2 left Mountain View south of San Francisco shortly after 5 a.m. for an expected 16-hour trip to Phoenix.
May. 2, 2016
Apollo Education Group
The offer, which came over the weekend, is for $10 dollars per share-- 50 cents higher than the previous offer. If approved, the deal would be worth $1.14 billion.
May. 2, 2016
greyhound dog
Governor Ducey is expected to sign a bill ending dog racing in Arizona this week.
May. 2, 2016
cactus league spring training logo
A March game between the Mariners and hometown Diamondbacks drew 11,319.
May. 2, 2016
Each year Arizona certifies about 3,00 to 4,000 teachers. But that’s still not quite enough to fill all of the teaching jobs that remain vacant in the state. To cope with the problem, some school districts have increased class sizes and asked current faculty to take on more responsibility. But a few schools in Arizona are looking beyond state and even country borders to find the teachers they need.
May. 2, 2016
April showers bring May…mushrooms? The El Niño winter has led to a great season for morel hunting in Northern Arizona.
May. 2, 2016
For many students, attending a four-year college immediately after high school is considered the best pathway to success, but a growing number of educators and business leaders are promoting another option-- career and technical education
May. 2, 2016
Apollo Education Group
Apollo Education Group, the parent company of the University of Phoenix, wants to sell the online education provider for $1.1 billion.
May. 2, 2016
prescott
Prescott’s money woes threaten to have a domino effect on city services.
May. 2, 2016
A contest on Saturday to elect Arizona’s national delegates to attend the Republican National Convention wound up being a victory for Donald Trump’s opponents, who worked together to secure an overwhelming majority of the delegate slots.
Apr. 30, 2016
Federal prosecutors say 10 people have been charged with distributing large quantities of methamphetamine transported to west Tennessee from Arizona.
Apr. 29, 2016
Phoenix Sunset
A team based out of Penn State’s Weather Communications Group called Sunset Weather uses meteorological data to predict and map the best sunsets in the country and Phoenix almost always comes out on top.
Apr. 29, 2016
Story of the Grand Canyon booklet
The Grand Canyon is one of the most visited National Parks in the country, but in the early part of last century — not so much. That started to change, though, thanks in part to the Santa Fe Railway, and its concessionaire, the Fred Harvey Company.
Apr. 29, 2016
National Park Service
This year marks the National Park Service’s 100th birthday — among many celebrations and observances, National Geographic has come out with a new guide to the country’s national parks.
Apr. 29, 2016
phoenix bike safety comic
For the past five years, Phoenix has been giving out comic books encouraging bike safety to 12- to 17-year-olds. Recently, the comics have generated some controversy, because of their graphic nature.
Apr. 29, 2016
Winged Victory
Howie Fischer of Capitol Media Services provided an updat about how big the divide was between proposals in the House and Senate.
Apr. 29, 2016

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