Melissa Sadorf has been the superintendent of Stanfield Elementary School District for eight years. She grew up going to school in a rural district, and she told The Show about their challenges — even before the debate over state funding.
Arizona lawmakers blew past the 100 day mark last week, and members have been talking openly about staying in session for a while longer. For a look at the coming days at the state Capitol, Ben Giles of the Arizona Capitol Times joined The Show.
Gov. Doug Ducey has made the latest pick for the Arizona Supreme Court: James Beene, currently a judge on the Arizona Court of Appeals, will replace John Pelander, who announced his retirement earlier this year.
In the early 1900s the federal government sold off land in large blocks — a homesteader could arrive to find their land was perfect for farming or they arrived to find a mountain. Decades later, that land was still privately held and homes starting popping up on hillsides, prompting high-profile conversations effort in response.
Facebook hinted in its latest earnings report that it’s expecting to pay between $3 and $5 billion in fines to the FTC for violating a privacy agreement. The news sent the company's stock soaring, suggesting the fine was not seen as a significant impediment to its operations.
On Saturday morning, the congregation of the Chabad of Poway synagogue in southern California gathered on the final day of Passover. But their service was interrupted. A 19-year-old man opened fire on the congregation, killing one woman and injuring three others.
Last week’s explosion in Surprise at a lithium-ion battery storage plant was the first in the United States, pushing regulators to create new safety standards. But, despite this, the industry is not slowing down its growth or development.
A shooting Saturday at a synagogue in Poway, California, near San Diego, left one person dead and several people injured. Among those hurt was the 90-year-old uncle of former Arizona state Sen. David Schapira.
Archaeologists have used a novel method to trace the development of animal management at an ancient site in Turkey: urine deposits. Archeologist at the University of Arizona School of Anthropology said the findings both broaden and deepen our understanding of ancient cultures.
Something happened to the young man slated to play the lead in "Let the Right One In" — no one at Stray Cat Theatre is saying exactly what — and he was replaced on opening night by an actor named Nathaniel Smith.
Some teachers in Globe, Arizona received up to a 15 percent pay raise last year, but turnover is still on many educators minds. “What our students need here and what they’ve lacked for a long time is consistency,” said teacher Erika Flores.
The Arizona Department of Child Safety has to defend how it handles the more than 14,000 children in foster care now and all those who will be there in the future. That’s the unanimous ruling Friday from the 9th Circuit Court of Appeals on a 2015 lawsuit that was originally filed on behalf of 10 children.
Maricopa is the healthiest county in Arizona, according to a report from County Rankings and Roadmaps. Justin Rivas, a network strategist for the organization, says there are multiple factors that contribute to the ranking.