Tonopah is an unincorporated area west of Buckeye where local egg production company Hickman's built a huge egg facility in 2014. It houses over four million chickens, and locals have opposed it since the beginning, saying the ammonia odors and other emissions have threatened health and livelihood.
The Azz Izz Band was a popular group at Valley venues and beyond for more than a decade. The band had a reggae sound, steel drums and a party vibe. Now some of the crew is back together and performing as Sugahbeat.
Hear why Phoenix Mayor Greg Stanton thinks the relationship between Arizona cities and the state legislature has gotten worse in recent years. One problem, he said is state leaders stepping on policies that cities have tried to implement from plastic bag bans to policy modifications based on climate change.
As the Mexican peso soared to its highest rate in weeks following Monday night’s presidential debate, many investors appeared to approve of Hillary Clinton’s performance and send a signal: the Mexican economy would be better off without a Donald Trump presidency.
The Zika virus has not been transmitted by mosquitoes in Arizona. Despite that, the University of Arizona’s college of public health has developed a smartphone application to help track insect-borne diseases.
Bill Kurtis reads three quotes from the week’s news: Invisi-bill, Scaredy Spice, Prime Purchase. Our panelists read three stories about someone with a real good reason to move out of their house, only one of which is true.