The Scottsdale City Council is considering how to address issues with pay and turnover at the police department. Scottsdale police officers worked with the City Manager’s office to put together a report and present it to the council Tuesday night.
Governor Doug Ducey has appointed a new director to the Department of Child Safety. The man who discovered that more than 6,500 reports of child abuse were not investigated will now head the department.
Secretary of the Interior Sally Jewell kicked off the Obama administration’s Native Youth Listening Tour on Tuesday with a visit to the Salt River Pima-Maricopa Indian Community and the Gila River Reservation. The tour is part of a growing federal effort to gain a better understanding of some of the challenges facing Native American children.
The town of Boquillas, Coahuila, Mexico receives solar power this week, a significant step toward economic self-sufficiency in a place where the economy was destroyed after the U.S.- Mexico border was effectively sealed after 9/11.
More than 500 people filled the PERA Club meeting hall in Tempe today to voice their opinion on Salt River Project’s proposed rate increases. The majority of attendees were there to speak out against the changes for solar customers.