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Navajo president's office
For years the chief justice of the Navajo Supreme Court was not required to have a law degree. That changed this week when the tribe’s president approved a bill to raise the standard.
Nov. 5, 2015
Apache Junction school bus
Apache Junction Unified School district is one of a handful of districts that appear to be losing override and bond elections. To cope with previous budget cuts, the district had moved to a four-day school week this year.
Nov. 4, 2015
Susan Bitter Smith
A nonprofit group is seeking corruption charges against Arizona Corporation Commissioner Susan Bitter Smith for her lobbying ties to an industry she regulates.
Nov. 4, 2015
Two-thirds of the votes were against the increase. The override would have generated over $3.5 million for the district over the next seven years.
Nov. 4, 2015
Arizona State Prison-Kingman
No major layoffs are planned at a private Kingman prison when a Florida-based company takes over operations in December.
Nov. 4, 2015
The Last of the President's Men
The reporting done by Bob Woodward and Carl Bernstein, tracking the Watergate break in and subsequent cover up helped take down President Richard Nixon.
Nov. 4, 2015
flu shot
It’s flu season across the country, and while most states, including Arizona, have seen minimal activity so far, public health officials are still urging people to get vaccinated.
Nov. 4, 2015
Deer Valley Unified School District officials say results from Tuesday’s override election are still too close to call.
Nov. 4, 2015
helped wanted sign
Nearly 20 percent of 16-24 year old people in the Phoenix Metro area are neither in school, nor have a job, according to recent estimates.
Nov. 4, 2015
Tuesday was election day and even though in most cases, it was bonds and overrides on the ballot, as opposed to candidates, school districts, among others, were very interested in the results.
Nov. 4, 2015
earthquake slide
Here's a look at five important incidents, according to the Arizona Geological Survey and the U.S. Geological Survey.
Nov. 4, 2015
Phoenix Sky Harbor Airport Control Tower
Phoenix’s Sky Harbor airport has been affected by the active shooter situation in San Diego. At least one flight as has been delayed after the Federal Aviation Administration stopped all arrivals in San Diego
Nov. 4, 2015
light rail
Businesses lining 19th avenue in Phoenix where light rail construction has been ongoing for more than two years will soon have relief: The end is near.
Nov. 4, 2015
The federal Land Buy-Back program has restored about 1.5 million acres of land into trust for tribal governments since launching three years ago.
Nov. 4, 2015
Arizona tax form
A program to shake some coins out of errant Arizona taxpayers has produced far more money than anticipated.
Nov. 4, 2015
Three days after tremors rattled the Valley, the Arizona Department of Emergency and Military Affairs will host the first statewide earthquake response exercise.
Nov. 4, 2015
Arizona SR 89A
Northern Arizona is getting an early taste of winter weather, with snow falling in Flagstaff and making roads and highways slippery.
Nov. 4, 2015
STOPP sign
Hickman's Family Farms has over 9 million chickens across four farms in Arizona. Locals are complaining the farms are too close to homes and making residents sick.
Nov. 4, 2015
A pair of key West Valley elections Tuesday resulted in a victory for a recall challenger in Glendale and ongoing questions about the financial future of the area’s largest school district.
Nov. 4, 2015
The Arizona State Board of Education has hired a new executive director. Dr. Karol Schmidt was confirmed with an 8-1 vote at Tuesday’s meeting.
Nov. 3, 2015

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