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On most days, if you find yourself in front of a Justice of the Peace, it’s likely not for something all that enjoyable. But today is not most days. Today, of course, is Valentine’s Day.
Feb. 14, 2018
Pregnant woman
For a long time, a traditional family was made up of a mother, a father, and 2.5 kids. But, things are changing, especially when it comes to who is a mother.
Feb. 14, 2018
There’s been a lot of talk about drought recently across Arizona and the West – especially with the relatively dry winter we’ve been having. But my next guest wishes we didn’t use the “d” word as much as we do.
Feb. 14, 2018
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Earlier this month, the Anti-Defamation League released a report that found that white supremacist propaganda on college campuses increased by 258 percent between fall 2016 and fall 2017. The incidents range from flyering, to unveiling posters, to marches, and direct confrontations with students.
Feb. 14, 2018
SUSD Rally
During the meeting, Birdwell announced another top administrator, chief operations officer Louis Hartwell, would be leaving the district. Hartwell’s departure follows the district’s chief financial officer last month.
Feb. 14, 2018
ponderosa pine forests
Federal officials who oversee a troubled forest-thinning project in northern Arizona are stepping on the brakes, saying they lack needed information.
Feb. 14, 2018
The Republican-controlled Arizona House on Tuesday voted to ban cities and towns from requiring nonprofit groups that spend money in elections to disclosure their donors.
Feb. 14, 2018
Tim Dunn
Don Shooter’s replacement was sworn in Tuesday, after the former state Representative was expelled following sexual harassment claims.
Feb. 14, 2018
Arizona Supreme Court building
The Arizona Supreme Court agreed Tuesday to decide whether students with DACA status are eligible for in-state tuition.
Feb. 14, 2018
A new poll suggests the pump is primed for progressive political candidates in Arizona in 2018.
Feb. 14, 2018
A newly released national study has found Arizona kids, on average, face far more adversity while growing up than most children in our country.
Feb. 14, 2018
Arizpe
For more than 50 years, historians have been uncertain whether the body of the Basque explorer for the Spanish Crown was actually who everyone assumed it to be. A single clerical error led to a centuries old mystery in northern Mexico.
Feb. 14, 2018
Snowbowl skiing
This week's active storm system has delivered several inches of much needed snow to Northern Arizona's mountains.
Feb. 14, 2018
The senior minister of a north Phoenix church said he did not follow the normal vetting process when he recently offered sanctuary to an undocumented Mexican man with a son fighting cancer.
Feb. 14, 2018
Pat Rudikoff and Cupid the Congo Grey Parrot
If you drive north from Benson long enough, past where the road turns to dirt, you’ll reach the tiny community of Cascabel.
Feb. 14, 2018
“You want the people that are actually using those credit cards and incurring those costs to actually pay for the cost of using the credit card, not the entire customer base,” said Mesa spokesman Steven Wright.
Feb. 14, 2018
Arizona officials warned earlier this year that unusually warm and dry conditions are making for an earlier, stronger fire season. But now that the state is receiving some moisture, is any of that changing?
Feb. 14, 2018
Arizona Department of Corrections
Director Charles Ryan said health care costs are driving a $30 million increase in the FY 2019 budget.
Feb. 13, 2018
The 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals has ruled that a lawsuit seeking access to a Border Patrol checkpoint near Arivaca should not have been thrown out, and the plaintiffs will now get another shot to prove they’re entitled to be close enough to the checkpoint to see what happens.
Feb. 13, 2018
Arizona voters could soon be faced with a question — should half of the state’s energy come from renewables?
Feb. 13, 2018

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