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Phoenix In Running To Host 2024-2026 NCAA Final Fours
Phoenix courting NCAA representatives this week hoping to host 2024-2026 tournaments.
May. 29, 2018
Free Food Programs Ramp Up In Response To Arizona
Arizona schools and nonprofits increasing efforts to ensure the 60 percent of children in the state on free and reduced get at least one meal a day.
May. 29, 2018
State Water Agency Doesn
The state of Arizona is telling the federal government it does not endorse a water leasing deal between the Central Arizona Project and the Town of Quartzsite.
May. 28, 2018
Tucson School Desegregation Fund In Jeopardy
The second largest school district in Arizona says it cannot afford to lose out on millions of dollars needed to fund its court mandated desegregation programs.
May. 28, 2018
Suns Host NBA Prospects
Aspiring NBA players spent Memorial Day working out for the Phoenix Suns.
May. 28, 2018
Despite Downtown Phoenix Growth, Suburbs Still Popular Office Spots
While Phoenix leaders like to tout downtown as a prime location for companies to move and expand, there remains a market for office space along suburban freeways.
May. 28, 2018
Artists Fortoul Brothers Talk About Their Work, Love Of The Desert
If you haven’t yet heard of the Fortoul Brothers, you probably will soon.
May. 28, 2018
Sharp Shooting: Axe Throwing Location Opens In Tempe
Axes are a tool, whether for chopping down a tree or for splitting wood. Here’s a new use: throwing them at a target.
May. 28, 2018
The New Nude: Companies Finally Recognize Buying Power Of Women Of Color
It used to be that when you bought an item in the color “nude,” like nylons or shoes, it would be the same light beige.
May. 28, 2018
The women at Miss Rizos salon don’t believe in "pelo malo." The phrase literally translates to "bad hair," and, in the Dominican Republic, the word is tied to hair that is kinky, curly or afrolike.
May. 28, 2018
Prescott Ultra-Runner Completes Record-Breaking Run Of Arizona Trail
In the running world, there are marathoners and then there are ultra-runners. That means people who run races longer than the 26.2 miles of a marathon.
May. 28, 2018
How Microchipping Saguaro Cacti Helps Protect Them From Theft
Saguaros are one of the symbols of Arizona. The majestic cacti stand tall in our landscape, but in Saguaro National Park, they are being stolen.
May. 28, 2018
Can Visitors Love The Grand Canyon To Death?
Arizona is, of course, the Grand Canyon State, and the national park is considered a crown jewel of the system.
May. 28, 2018
What Baseball Teams Are Looking For In A New Stadium
The Arizona Diamondbacks are allowed to look for a new place to play after they reached an agreement with Maricopa County.
May. 28, 2018
2,500 Native Women Murdered Or Missing
At least 2,500 Native-American women have been murdered or they’ve gone missing in North America since 1900. There are likely many more, but many Native women go unreported. One researcher is trying to change that.
May. 28, 2018
Gold Star Mom Remembers Her Son
Mother remembers this Memorial Day, and every day, what her son fought and died for.
May. 28, 2018
What’s In A Name? Higher Home Sales?
A new analysis of home sales shows a strong year for metro Phoenix buyers with a certain last name.
May. 28, 2018
Arizona Homecoming For Gila River Marine Killed In Action 68 Years Ago
A lifetime of mourning for a 74-year-old member of the Gila River Indian Community has come to an end. Laverne McAfee was finally able to welcome her father home in March after 68 years mourning..
May. 28, 2018
BLM Responds To Changes In Public Comment Process
The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) in Arizona is responding to statements issued by environmental groups accusing the agency of skipping environmental and public review for upcoming oil and gas lease sales in the state.
May. 26, 2018
Sen. Graham On Sen. McCain:
Speaking on NBC’s "Today Show" last week, South Carolina Sen. Lindsey Graham said he plans to visit McCain her in Arizona again soon.
May. 26, 2018

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