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Last September’s heavy rainfall flooded many areas, including homes and businesses around the Valley. One Ahwatukee church's worship auditorium was destroyed. Now, nine months later, repairs have been completed.
April 20, 2015
The Kaibab and Coconino National Forests are reaching a milestone. More than 500,000 acres are seeing accelerated forest recovery, as part of the Four Forest Restoration Initiative.
April 20, 2015
The federal government has bought two parcels of private land surrounding the Agua Fria National Monument 40 miles north of Phoenix to add to the protected site.
April 20, 2015
Arpaio's office says 50-year-old Oscar Polanco was allowed to go to work outside the jail during the day on Wednesday and returned there later in the day.
April 20, 2015
Arizona's 156 rural fire districts are working with smaller budgets this year under a new state law limiting property valuations.
April 20, 2015
The Arizona Game and Fish Department has asked a federal court for permission to intervene in a lawsuit over revised rules for managing Mexican gray wolves in the Southwest.
April 20, 2015
If all goes as planned, Navajo voters will finally get a chance to cast their ballot for the tribe’s president April 21. The election was postponed in November over a language issue.
April 20, 2015
The Supreme Court won't hear an appeal from a Gilbert salon owner challenging a decision by local regulators to stop her from offering pedicures using fish that nibble dead skin off people's feet.
April 20, 2015
A group that hopes to get voters to legalize recreational use of marijuana filed an initiative with Friday with the Arizona Secretary of State's office and will start a signature-gathering campaign to get it on the ballot.
April 20, 2015
The Arizona Geological Survey has been awarded $170,000 from the U.S. Geological Survey State Map Program to complete an extensive mineral map of two areas in western Arizona and one area of south eastern Arizona.
April 20, 2015
Using genetically modified salmonella bacteria against tumors has been the focus of researchers for several years because salmonella cells are naturally attracted to tumors.
April 20, 2015
The Phoenix Human Relations Commission will meet Monday to discuss improving the relationship between the community and the Phoenix Police Department.
April 20, 2015
A California condor "missing and feared dead" from near Grand Canyon National Park has been found by 200 miles from home near Cortez, Colo.
April 20, 2015
Phoenix police said an officer killed a suspect who wounded the officer in a shooting.
April 19, 2015
Arizona's gaming director has told a Tucson-area Indian tribe building a casino in Glendale that he will block any certification of the new operation, a position he took at the urging of Gov. Doug Ducey.
April 17, 2015
Parties in a wrongful-death lawsuit stemming from the 2013 Yarnell Hill Fire say they need more time to reach a settlement.
April 17, 2015
By vetoing a bill that would have banned Palcohol earlier this week, Governor Ducey has cleared the way for the new alcoholic product to show up in Arizona stores.
April 17, 2015
This weekend, a lot of people are going to be in downtown Phoenix playing 3-on-3 basketball as part of the Valley’s largest outdoor hoops festival.
April 17, 2015
The City of Phoenix is preparing to sell the Sheraton hotel in downtown Phoenix. The hotel has lost $38 million since 2008 and they city is now refinancing that debt.
April 17, 2015
A Valley couple involved in a $2 million dollar food-stamp fraud case has been ordered to repay the funds.
April 17, 2015

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