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On Monday, the Park Service released its fiscal 2014 deferred maintenance statistics that showed a total of $11.5 billion in work to be done. That’s up from $11.3 billion the previous year.
March 24, 2015
Texas Senator Ted Cruz announced he was running for president on Monday morning, which drove people to look for him online at TedCruz.com. But what they found wasn’t his campaign website.
March 23, 2015
Governor Doug Ducey has signed a bill allowing property tax breaks for buildings leased by churches.
March 23, 2015
The lawyers who prevailed in a racial profiling lawsuit against Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio have a chance to grill the sheriff on Wednesday. Arpaio is scheduled to be deposed for seven hours behind closed doors about how he committed contempt of court by violating a federal judge’s orders.
March 23, 2015
Governor Doug Ducey announced Monday that Arizona should keep using the national education standards known as Common Core.
March 23, 2015
When Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey signed the budget passed by lawmakers earlier this month, he implemented a plan that would cut nearly $100 million from the state’s three public universities.
March 23, 2015
Earlier this year the Actors Theater in Phoenix brought down its curtain for the last time. That gave the Valley’s professional actors even less of opportunity to ply their on-stage trade.
March 23, 2015
Recession knocked out a lot of big-box stores and “mom and pops,” leaving strip malls around the Valley with huge vacancies.
March 23, 2015
You’ve heard of telemedicine – but what about teledentistry? A bill going through the Arizona Legislature would make it easier for dentists to reach patients who have never been treated.
March 23, 2015
Friday's meeting in court was the first one since Sheriff Joe Arpaio and his second in command admitted they committed civil contempt by violating a judge's orders on multiple occasions.
March 20, 2015
It was another busy week at the state capitol.
March 20, 2015
The judge overseeing a racial profiling case against Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio has called all parties to meet in his courtroom Friday afternoon.
March 20, 2015
The Phoenix Art Museum got a big gift from former Major League Baseball commissioner.
March 20, 2015
Social work students at the College of St. Scholastica will be learning more than the ins and outs of the profession.
March 20, 2015
Members of the Tempe Leadership Class want to build bike racks at Tempe Beach Park.
March 20, 2015
A group based in Los Angeles has a series of billboards with a different kind of message.
March 20, 2015
Small businesses pop up every year, but within the first five years of operation, many of them close. One nonprofit hopes to get women in on the small business trend, in a way that helps them survive the formative years.
March 20, 2015
A Navajo Nation police officer and a gunman have been shot and killed in the Four Corners area.
March 20, 2015
Senators John McCain and Jeff Flake are pushing a proposal that would allow authorized hunters in the Grand Canyon to keep meat from the bison they kill.
March 20, 2015
The local housing market has been in recovery for a few years, but a new report found Arizona and metro Phoenix still have among the highest underwater rates in the nation.
March 20, 2015

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