The Arizona Department of Child Safety website showed more than 19,000 children in state care back in February. This is an all-time high for Arizona. And, because of turnover, the number of case-carrying staff hit a record low.
After the recent legislative session came to a close, Gov. Doug Ducey signed a bill that could provide more than $40 million to promote races at Phoenix International Raceway over the course of 30 years
The Tempe part of Papago Park is a popular area for people interested in hiking, jogging or walking the dog. Homeless residents have also been comfortable in the area, and that led to complaints about garbage piling up and unpleasant odors.
Arizona Attorney General Mark Brnovich has appointed a special investigator, to look into what led to the Aizona Secretary of State’s Office’s failure to send out publicity pamphlets early enough before last month’s special election.
Mexico and Uruguay kick off their bids to become champions of the Copa America Centenario Sunday in Glendale and officials expect big crowds and heavy traffic around the event they say will be similar to the Fiesta Bowl.