With the closure of the Navajo Generating Station, many questions remain for those who relied on the station to generate jobs and energy. Coal is dying across the country as cleaner energy options become a reality, and communities are left looking for alternatives.
When you spend money on something that isn’t a necessity, how does it make you feel? Is there a burst of positive energy or a sense that you’ve lifted yourself out of the doldrums — even for just a few minutes?
Phoenix has a deep, interesting history. And, that includes some more spooky stories. Ghosts, mostly nice, still roam the halls of some of our most well-known locations. And, leading up to Halloween, The Show visited three of them for the series "Haunted Phoenix." Today, The Phoenix Theatre Company.
During the Great Recession, state revenues fell dramatically, and as lawmakers were cutting the state budget, they passed off some costs to Arizona’s 15 counties. But this year, lawmakers took back the responsibility of paying for that agency from all but the state’s two biggest counties: Maricopa and Pima.
Many people chase after goals that seem to them important and promising — getting into the right college, getting the dream job, moving to a big house. But what do you really need to be happy? To have a sense of fulfillment and joy? And why is it important?
Executives from Hudbay Minerals have been forming an appeal to a federal district court ruling in July. It stopped the Canadian mining company from building the $1.9 billion open-pit Rosemont Copper Mine in Arizona.
An Arizona grand jury indicted a Prescott office manager for a medical center on more than 60 felony charges related to fraud. The jury ruled to indict Terri Rolston of Surprise on the multiple felony charges for reportedly embezzling more than $300,000.
A sweeping ballot measure unveiled Wednesday would legalize automatic and same-day voter registration in Arizona, while also restricting the dollar amounts individuals and political committees can contribute to candidates.
In Arizona, Native American women are dying of pregnancy-related causes at a rate four times higher than those of white women. And most of those deaths could have been prevented. That’s according to a recent study by the state and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Now there’s a Navajo midwife doing something about it. → Committee On Missing, Murdered Indigenous Women Gets Public Input
Taking photos outside the Arizona Supreme Court or the Court of Appeals building in Tucson could now land you in jail. In a new order, Chief Justice Robert Brutinel prohibited any type of video recording, photography or live broadcasting from areas around the two buildings.
It’s a popular destination in Tempe for people who want to get a beer or something to eat. But, it’s also apparently a popular destination for — spirits. Carter Nacke is an event assistant at Four Peaks Brewing Company and also a haunted tour guide.
Countless indigenous women and girls have gone missing for generations. It’s a pattern of abuse that’s well-known in these communities, and yet it has persisted with little intervention from the government. But, this year, state lawmakers sought to change that by forming the Study Committee on Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women and Girls.