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State transportation officials will be taking a closer look at the dirt and soil in the southwest valley. The analysis is the next step in the Loop 202 extension project.
May. 31, 2016
Supporters of a major overhaul of Hance Park in downtown Phoenix shared their final update during a city meeting last week. While some say it’s important for the city to stay focused on downtown development, not everyone is sold on the massive makeover.
May. 31, 2016
zootopia poster
Animated movies can bring in a lot of money from box office sales, and increasingly, they can take on subjects not previously discussed in kids’ movies.
May. 31, 2016
Volkswagen logo
Hoping for a faster-- and perhaps more favorable-- ruling, attorneys for the state are fighting Volkswagen's desire to have a lawsuit against the company handled in federal court by a federal judge.
May. 31, 2016
Tourism brings in nearly $21 billion a year in direct spending to the state. Yet in the coming fiscal year, the figure to promote it will stay at about $7 million.
May. 31, 2016
apartment building
The latest report from real estate firm Colliers International finds rents have increased by more than $100 over the past two years with the average rental price now $900 per month.
May. 31, 2016
Shane Bobb
We're celebrating the working life by looking at the people who do the jobs that you sometimes don’t see or don’t think about. We’re thinking about the jobs around the Phoenix area that might not be what you expect.
May. 30, 2016
The term "stereotype" is usually considered to be negative, as it’s seen as something that lumps groups of people together — sometimes without considering individuals.
May. 30, 2016
El Paso Gas Line
This natural resource was brought into the Valley during the Great Depression, and when it arrived it was a one of a kind.
May. 30, 2016
measles virus particle
There are now 11 confirmed cases of measles in the state of Arizona. All of the cases are either detainees or staff at a federal detention center in Eloy.
May. 30, 2016
home for sale
The City of Phoenix is lowering the primary property tax rate for 2016 to 2017.
May. 30, 2016
Six conservation groups are suing the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers and Fish and Wildlife Service over a massive planned community in Benson, Arizona.
May. 30, 2016
A coalition of groups organized the 13th annual Migrant Trail. They set off from Sasabe, Mexico, Monday morning and are due in Tucson on June 5th.
May. 30, 2016
Navajo Generating Station
New research is hoping a tiny plant, one you may know for overtaking pools, can absorb carbon dioxide from coal-burning power plants, and then maybe use those plants for fuel, food and medicine.
May. 30, 2016
Sheriff Joe Arpaio
The May 31 hearing follows a searing contempt ruling U.S. District Judge Murray Snow issued earlier this month, finding the sheriff intentionally violated court orders in a longstanding racial profiling case.
May. 30, 2016
Ballot
The law, passed in 2015, increased the signature requirement for a Libertarian candidate by more than 20 times while not really altering it for Republicans or Democrats.
May. 30, 2016
Homeless panhandler poverty
Tuesday’s forecast high of 100 degrees could seem tame by this weekend when we’re expected to top 112. The return of triple digits has the city of Phoenix preparing for its summer respite program.
May. 30, 2016
The Juniper Fire burning in Tonto National Forest has spread over to 6,200 acres north of Roosevelt Lake. The fire was sparked by a lighting strike on May 17th.
May. 30, 2016
Lake Pleasant-- metro Phoenix's largest lake-– was filled to capacity by noon Saturday.
May. 30, 2016
The Catwalk Trail, one of southern New Mexico's most popular tourist attractions, reopened Memorial Day weekend after it was destroyed by a powerful flood three years ago.
May. 30, 2016

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