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The Phoenix area is a desert, but there are some communities that have more prominent greenery and lawns. In a lot of cases, that’s been maintained for decades by irrigation. But what are the complications around irrigation?
January 07, 2015
The Super Bowl is less than a month away and city leaders and law enforcement say they’re ready for the big event, despite there being fewer police officers on the street.
January 07, 2015
Locals in the small towns of Mexico's Yucatan peninsula are celebrating the festival of the Three Kings this week.
January 07, 2015
New Mexico's oil and gas industry is the goose that lays the golden egg. In recent years the industry generated about 30 percent of the state's revenue, which makes some in government especially protective of it.
January 07, 2015
Arizona has spent more than $1.5 million in legal bills to defend its policy of denying driver’s licenses to young immigrants who qualify for an Obama administration program.
January 06, 2015
A group of Yarnell and Prescott community leaders is deciding this week what to do with the site where 19 firefighters died while battling the Yarnell Hill Fire.
January 06, 2015
The Heard Museum will be looking for a new director.
January 06, 2015
The Glendale City Council is adding discrimination protections for sexual orientation and gender identity.
January 06, 2015
Lucretia Torva isn’t an Arizona native, but she considers Phoenix her home. As an artist, she started a journey to become part of a larger community and find out who she was.
January 06, 2015
The Goldwater Institute is suing the Federal Aviation Administration for shutting down a start-up business that uses the Internet to connect private pilots with passengers wanting to share travel plans and flight expenses.
January 06, 2015
The ruling is the latest legal blow to efforts by Arizona and the county to discourage illegal immigration.
January 06, 2015
The state agency that regulates the oil and gas industry in New Mexico lacks full authority to enforce its own rules. This has proven problematic, especially since the latest oil boom took off six years ago.
January 06, 2015
Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey has implemented a moratorium on all new rulemaking by state agencies. Ducey issued the executive order shortly after being sworn into office yesterday.
January 06, 2015
It’s shaping up to be a rough flu season. The sounds of coughing and sneezing are starting to become commonplace in the Valley, but according to health officials, the worse is yet to come.
January 06, 2015
Police officers haven’t been stationed at public schools in Tucson since the economic downturn in 2008. Starting Tuesday they’ll be back, but officers will follow a new policy regarding immigration enforcement on school grounds.
January 05, 2015
The Director of the Department of Economic Security has resigned.
January 05, 2015
A federal fingerprinting program aimed at deporting unauthorized immigrants ended Jan. 5.
January 05, 2015
Three companies have issued voluntary recalls of prepackaged caramel apples after a listeria outbreak has been linked to infections in 14 states. The CDC and the FDA are still working to identify the original source.
January 05, 2015
There’s no interruption to bus services in central Phoenix and the west Valley this week — not yet anyway.
January 05, 2015
The Arizona Department of Administration predicts the state will continue to see 2 percent job growth in 2015, but that won’t restore the state to prerecession job levels.
January 05, 2015

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