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Arizona’s two senators are asking for a senate hearing to examine access to banking services on the border. Senators John McCain and Jeff Flake are worried some regulatory efforts may be hindering legitimate border business.
Feb. 11, 2015
Arizona has been a leader in the development of charter schools but, as currently constituted, is that a good thing?
Feb. 11, 2015
With a powerful drought in full effect and the reality of living in a desert, the huge question of what to do about water in Arizona hangs over multiple elements of policy and our everyday lives.
Feb. 11, 2015
We talked with Andrew Sharp, a staff writer for Grantland, who wrote a piece about the Suns recently.
Feb. 11, 2015
Phoenix City Manager Ed Zuercher appointed Joe Yahner as the city’s permanent police chief Wednesday. Yahner is a Phoenix native who has been with the city’s police department for 30 years.
Feb. 11, 2015
The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service has completed a DNA test on the gray wolf killed in Utah in December. The results conclude it was the same wolf spotted in the Grand Canyon last year.
Feb. 11, 2015
Poet Logan Phillips has authored a book on this region’s unique landscape and contradictions. The Phoenix release of the book, Sonoran Strange, is Wednesday at The Icehouse downtown.
Feb. 11, 2015
The Scottsdale City Council is considering how to address issues with pay and turnover at the police department. Scottsdale police officers worked with the City Manager’s office to put together a report and present it to the council Tuesday night.
Feb. 10, 2015
Friends and family spoke publicly about Mueller for the first time Tuesday in Prescott. The press conference did not focus on the 26-year-old aid worker’s death – instead it was about how she lived.
Feb. 10, 2015
Governor Doug Ducey has appointed a new director to the Department of Child Safety. The man who discovered that more than 6,500 reports of child abuse were not investigated will now head the department.
Feb. 10, 2015
Secretary of the Interior Sally Jewell kicked off the Obama administration’s Native Youth Listening Tour on Tuesday with a visit to the Salt River Pima-Maricopa Indian Community and the Gila River Reservation. The tour is part of a growing federal effort to gain a better understanding of some of the challenges facing Native American children.
Feb. 10, 2015
Add relationship guru to the growing list of roles that modern doctors play.
Feb. 10, 2015
The town of Boquillas, Coahuila, Mexico receives solar power this week, a significant step toward economic self-sufficiency in a place where the economy was destroyed after the U.S.- Mexico border was effectively sealed after 9/11.
Feb. 10, 2015
A state House committee has voted to clarify gubernatorial secession in Arizona.
Feb. 10, 2015
The Arizona Senate has approved a bill temporarily keeping the identities of lottery winners secret.
Feb. 10, 2015
A state House panel has unanimously approved legislation to bring a state law up to date. The measure makes it a crime to reveal the contents of anyone’s election ballot, said Rep. Paul Boyer.
Feb. 10, 2015
The White House has confirmed the death of Kayla Mueller, a Prescott, Ariz., native held hostage by the Islamic State.
Feb. 10, 2015
Jordanna always thought she knew more about being a mom than they did, especially when it came to time management. But when she got engaged, she learned a just how wrong she was.
Feb. 10, 2015
Salary and staff turnover are two of the topics on the agenda for the Scottsdale City Council on Wednesday evening.
Feb. 10, 2015
More than 500 people filled the PERA Club meeting hall in Tempe today to voice their opinion on Salt River Project’s proposed rate increases. The majority of attendees were there to speak out against the changes for solar customers.
Feb. 9, 2015

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