On Tuesday, Assistant Secretary of Indian Affairs Tara Mac Lean Sweeney announced the Gila River Indian community under the O’odham Tribe will get a $30.1 million award for its Blackwater Community School in Coolidge.
Can you remember what it was like for you to learn your native language? Probably not, but why is that? As humans, we begin learning to speak during the earliest stages of our lives, in infancy. Most people don’t have many accessible memories from this period of development. How do we do that?
A member of the Arizona Corporation Commission is calling for the state's natural gas operators to review the safety of their pipelines. Commissioner Andy Tobin said Tuesday that he called an emergency meeting with Southwest Gas and Kinder Morga
Oct. 1 marks the start of a new year for the federal government. And immigration officials have already been processing requests from business owners who want to hire foreign guest workers through the tiny H-2B visa program. In Part 1 of a Fronteras Desk special report on labor and migration, the story of a Arizona-based drywall company that turned to H-2B labor as the economic recovery began and it’s share of the market grew.
As the controversy over the nomination of Brett Kavanaugh continues to embroil Washington, D.C., the nation’s high court is marking a significant anniversary: 37 years ago Tuesday, Arizona’s Sandra Day O’Connor became the nation’s first female Supreme Court justice.
Julie Murphree, spokeswoman for the Arizona Farm Bureau Federation, said the trade war with China has resulted in the country putting new tariffs on U.S. pork products. At last count, the tariffs hit 60 percent.
Senate Republicans are bringing in Arizona prosecutor Rachel Mitchell to handle questioning about allegations of sexual assault against Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh at Thursday's Senate Judiciary Committee hearing.
A new video service to assist deaf, hard-of-hearing or speech-challenged travelers has been implemented in Terminal 4 of Sky Harbor International Airport. The system will allow travelers who communicate with American Sign Language to video chat with an interpreter service to assist them.
The study released Tuesday by West Health Institute asked for voter concerns state by state regarding six national topics: business or trade, environment, national security, immigration, jobs and the economy, and health care costs.
Supporters of extending light rail into south Phoenix are trying to rally their troops. They’re urging residents and business owners to pressure the city council as it prepares for a key vote Wednesday.
Gov. Doug Ducey and David Garcia faced off Tuesday night. The debate was moderated by KJZZ's Steve Goldstein, Arizona Public Media's Lorraine Rivera and Christopher Conover, and Joe Ferguson of the Arizona Daily Star.
Conservative activist group Turning Point USA opened its newest headquarters in Phoenix last month. The group was founded in 2012 by Charlie Kirk to fight what he saw as a liberal bias against conservative students on college campuses around the country.