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The property near 32nd Street and Washington is currently home to Arctic Paws, a company that makes dog and cat treats. The owner is looking to move operations and offered to sell to Sky Harbor.
May. 14, 2018
Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey will make another push for his school safety proposal. Governor’s Aide Dan Scarpinato said Ducey is determined to bring back the original plan. Ducey wants to see something that provides tools not only to law enforcement, but to parents and school officials as well.
May. 13, 2018
A new wildfire has started 29 miles southeast of Willcox Arizona. The Pinery Fire which started Saturday has reached 1,200 acres and was zero percent contained as of Sunday morning.
May. 13, 2018
A White House communications aide caused a stir this week when she made a comment about Senator John McCain’s declining health. Some politicians don’t think the White House has appropriately responded to the comment.
May. 13, 2018
Program provides immediate access to medicine and treatment, and results in early viral suppression.
May. 13, 2018
While many women will spend this Mother's Day with their children, not everyone can be with mom this weekend. Activists in Phoenix have raised at least $16,000 to help bail out impoverished mothers behind bars.
May. 12, 2018
Willie Bloomquist Field was dedicated in Tempe Saturday morning, as part of the “Diamonds Back” Youth Field Building Program. Bloomquist played for the Diamondbacks starting in 2011 and later played for the Seattle Mariners before announcing his retirement in 2016.
May. 12, 2018
Firefighters have stopped forward progress on the Viewpoint Fire, burning about 15 miles north of Prescott. The fire reached more than 5,000 acres by Friday afternoon, before crews could stop its growth.
May. 12, 2018
In recent years, roughly 7,400 foreign students from Arizona State University, Grand Canyon University and the University of Arizona worked temporary jobs in the Valley after graduation, according to a new Pew Research Center analysis of government data.
May. 12, 2018
Earlier this week, a teenager in Southern Arizona gained a bit of fame after she hit an owl with her car – and then was trapped by the bird in her vehicle for 20 minutes.
May. 11, 2018
In a meeting this week, a presidential aide joked that Sen. John McCain’s opposition to Trump’s pick to head the CIA doesn’t matter because, “He’s dying anyway.”
May. 11, 2018
A U.S. Border Patrol agent who was acquitted of second-degree murder while jurors deadlocked on lesser counts will be retried in the cross-border shooting of a rock-throwing teen, prosecutors announced Friday in Arizona.
May. 11, 2018
It’s a deal some Catholics never expected to see while others never lost faith.On Wednesday, Phoenix council members are scheduled to vote on a plan that would reopen a church steeped in history.
May. 11, 2018
A jury in Alaska has convicted a former Arizona lawmaker of first-degree murder in the 2016 death of a man during a hunting and fishing trip.
May. 11, 2018
New legislation would keep the West’s largest coal-fired power plant open. The Navajo Generating Station was on track to shut down at the end of 2019.
May. 11, 2018
The Hopi Tribal Council voted this week to oust Hopi High School’s board because of infighting. This comes a month after the board decided not to renew the contracts of 12 teachers and staff.
May. 11, 2018
Five Portlanders will be visiting the Valley this week from the Pacific Northwest. Normally, that’s not a big story, or the kind of thing we’d be talking about. But these residents are a bit different – they’re virtual reality statues that give viewers a glimpse of their city through their “eyes.”
May. 11, 2018
One assisted living facility in Phoenix uses sensors to help caregivers track residents' health.
May. 11, 2018
The Mormon Temple in downtown Mesa, built in 1927, is the oldest in Arizona. And now, the church has announced that it will be closed for two years starting this month for renovations. But part of their plans for redevelopment are raising concerns.
May. 11, 2018
Jon Talton is a native Phoenician and was a longtime columnist for The Republic. He’s also written a series of mysteries featuring Valley historian and detective David Mapstone. Talton’s latest book, The Bomb Shelter, features his take on the infamous Bolles car bombing.
May. 11, 2018

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