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Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio took the stand again for an hour on Thursday in the contempt of court proceedings against him. The sheriff fielded questions about the adequacy of his office’s internal affairs investigations and his dealings with a confidential informant who apparently tried to link the judge in the case in an anti-Arpaio conspiracy.
Oct. 1, 2015
The Arizona Game and Fish Department in Tucson unveiled a robotic mule deer decoy aimed at catching poachers red-handed.
Oct. 1, 2015
A new bowl game is coming to the University of Arizona this December.
Oct. 1, 2015
Arizona House Minority Whip Rebecca Rios joined Democratic legislators from around the country in Washington on Wednesday for a call to arms from President Barack Obama on domestic issues.
Oct. 1, 2015
A conservation fund that has provided money since 1965 for national parks and forests, as well as state and local outdoor recreation sites, faces an uncertain fate.
Oct. 1, 2015
A bus strike is looming in Phoenix after members of the Amalgamated Transit Union voted overwhelmingly Wednesday to authorize a work stoppage for 700 drivers who operate many of the city’s busiest routes.
Oct. 1, 2015
Theater in the Valley is done in big and small spots with big and small casts. Space 55 in Phoenix tends to offer so-called alternative kinds of plays.
Oct. 1, 2015
Arts in the Phoenix area have dramatically changed over the past three decades. Part of that has to do with a population that’s nearly doubled from nearly 790,000 to about 1.5 million.
Oct. 1, 2015
Thanks to a change—or refinement—approved by the State Board of Education, Arizona schools have a little more freedom when it comes to how much time English language learners need to spend in an immersion program.
Oct. 1, 2015
New numbers from the U.S. Census Bureau show in 2013, 2.3 percent of the jobs created in Arizona were at such companies. Other Western states were also among the national leaders that year.
Oct. 1, 2015
The architecture site Archinect recently announced the winners of its Dry Futures competition. It asked architects to submit ideas for dealing with California’s drought and divided the responses into two categories: pragmatic and speculative.
Oct. 1, 2015
Listen to the sounds of Mike Hankinson and Katherine Blaskovich work out in the Punch! Crunch! Brunch! class at The Duce.
Oct. 1, 2015
Arizona researchers will spend the next year helping to design planetary exploration projects that may be launched by NASA.
Oct. 1, 2015
Several national forests across the state are planning, or have started, prescribed burns.
Oct. 1, 2015
Sirloin tip roast is up $1.27 per pound from last year and $2.50, from two years ago, to $7.65 per pound, according to the Arizona Farm Bureau.
Oct. 1, 2015
A new audit released Sept. 30 finds the Department of Child Safety needs to better assess risk before removing children from their homes.
Oct. 1, 2015
For those going to see the changes at Lockett Meadow in Flagstaff, they will have to get there early.
Oct. 1, 2015
The price of a barrel of U.S. crude oil has plummeted by more than 50 percent since June 2014. U.S. producers claim that they're at a competitive disadvantage because they're restricted to selling their oil domestically at a time when they desperately need new markets to sell their expanding inventories.
Oct. 1, 2015
Hundreds of census workers hit the streets Thursday. They are doing a mid-decade special census count because seven Valley cities and towns believe they’ve had significant population growth.
Oct. 1, 2015
Activists are taking the issue of private prisons to the public. Justice advocacy organizations started the campaign the same day private prison companies applied for a new contract with the Arizona Department of Corrections.
Sep. 30, 2015

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