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Authorities in northeastern Arizona say they've recovered the body of a Chinle woman who was reported missing in the aftermath of a flash flood.
August 04, 2015
Arizona has agreed to pay $202,000 in attorneys' fees and legal costs for a successful challenge that blocked a 2014 state law to make it a crime for jilted lovers to post nude photos of their former partners online.
August 04, 2015
Yarnell homeowners appealed the dismissal of two lawsuits Monday. The residents’ attorney said the state is liable for the 127 homes burned by the Yarnell Hill Fire, because it failed to contain the fire that started on state land.
August 04, 2015
Prescott firefighters are still trying to contain the Sa Hill fire after lightning ignited it near the town of Mayer on Sunday night.
August 04, 2015
Hikers on Arizona trails use cairns to mark the way and also to express themselves. But critics say moving rocks alters the landscape, causing erosion and evicting insects from their homes. They say it can also confuse hikers.
August 04, 2015
Phoenix homeowners who say flight paths that have plagued their neighborhoods with noise want a federal appeals court to step in.
August 03, 2015
Under the final Clean Power Plan, Arizona has one of the “moderate goals” for reducing carbon emissions, according to the Environmental Protection Agency.
August 03, 2015
A small town in north Tucson experienced some heavy monsoon rains, causing local flooding.
August 03, 2015
The number of food assistance dollars being spent at Maricopa County farmers market has grown in recent years by 1,200 percent.
August 03, 2015
Governor Doug Ducey’s administration is proposing some major changes to the state’s Medicaid insurance plan. Officials released some basic details of the plan Monday morning.
August 03, 2015
The U.S. Forest Service now has a better view of wildfires from space, thanks to a new agreement with NASA.
August 03, 2015
The International Olympic Committee has officially recognized a new Olympic sport. Ultimate Frisbee is celebrating 30 years as a sport with an official Olympic recognition.
August 03, 2015
Police in southern New Mexico are investigating a pair of explosions that occurred at two churches on Sunday morning. No one was injured in the blasts and each left only minor structural damage.
August 03, 2015
Tonto National Forest has received additional funding to continue thinning projects in communities around the Payson area. The agency received $1.9 million to thin and pile overgrown and unhealthy Ponderosa pile stands.
August 03, 2015
El Oso Park in Maryvale has become Phoenix’s first tobacco-free park.
August 03, 2015
Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey plans to ask the federal government to approve major changes to the state's Medicaid insurance plan that are designed to encourage recipients to work, better utilize services and possibly cut state costs.
August 03, 2015
Tempe police Sgt. Tim Bulson said his department is using a grant from the governor to help keep children safe by ramping up patrols around schools, kindergarten through 12th grade.
August 03, 2015
When it comes to stocking state rivers and streams with trout this year, the Arizona Game and Fish Department is hoping to do more with less.
August 03, 2015
Several Arizona utilities are poised to meet a goal of 6 percent of renewable energy use next year thanks to utility-scale and rooftop solar projects.
August 03, 2015
Triple-digit summer temperatures often prompt Valley residents to leave for the summer. But when they leave, their donations leave with them.
July 31, 2015

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