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Diane Douglas
State Schools Superintendent Diane Douglas has released a plan she says would improve public education in Arizona.
Nov. 29, 2016
Chad Taylor moved his family to Buckeye at the height of the recession, and he got a great deal on a home. Taylor’s water bills averaged less than $200 month until this year, when it jumped to $800.
Nov. 29, 2016
Greg Peterson
The Arizona Department of Water Resources recently issued a reminder of sorts to farmers and community gardeners in the Valley — that they could be in violation of the Groundwater Management Act of 1980.
Nov. 29, 2016
arizona cardinals logo
This season has been a surprise for the Arizona Cardinals — but not really in any way a good surprise.
Nov. 29, 2016
doctor looking at xray
Arizona’s physician shortage has been well documented, and a coalition of health-care groups and universities is trying to reduce it.
Nov. 29, 2016
Lucid Motors
Lucid Motors has announced the company will be opening its newest electric-car manufacturing site in Casa Grande. The deal is expected to bring about 2,000 jobs to the area by 2022.
Nov. 29, 2016
Grand Canyon North Rim
The facilities at the Grand Canyon’s North Rim shut down for the season last month, and now the highway that leads to the North Rim is closing as well.
Nov. 29, 2016
Three years after a devastating wildfire took the lives of 19 wildland firefighters, the families of the Granite Mountain Hotshots have a new place to remember the loved ones they lost.
Nov. 29, 2016
Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey heads to Mexico later this week in hopes of improving trade even as the president-elect seeks to rewrite the rules with the state’s number one trading partner.
Nov. 29, 2016
An appeals court has resurrected an excessive-force lawsuit by a woman who was shot by a University of Arizona police officer in 2010 as she held a knife outside her home.
Nov. 29, 2016
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Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey on Monday filled two new seats on the state Supreme Court with a state appellate court judge and Arizona's solicitor general, both Republicans like Ducey.
Nov. 29, 2016
Amy Silverman and Sophie
When was the last time that you were truly yourself? Writer Amy Silverman thinks about this almost every day.
Nov. 29, 2016
This is the 23rd holiday season that Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio’s volunteer posse will patrol shopping malls in Phoenix and surrounding areas. It’s also among the last events Arpaio will oversee.
Nov. 29, 2016
The Maricopa County Community College District governing board held a special meeting in Glendale on Monday night to explain plans to consolidate administration of 10 colleges currently under the district umbrella.
Nov. 29, 2016
The Buckeye City Council has nixed a plan to increase residential water rates next year, and officials say an overall restructuring of rates could lead to a drop in some people’s water bills.
Nov. 29, 2016
a bench at the Hotshots Memorial State Park
Three-and-a-half years after 19 wildland firefighters died protecting Yarnell, a memorial is opening just outside the tiny town. Granite Mountain Hotshots Memorial State Park will be unveiled to the firefighters’ families today, and will open to the general public Wednesday.
Nov. 29, 2016
Students from around the state are flexing their fingers and brushing up on their coding languages for a two-day hackathon in Gilbert.
Nov. 29, 2016
U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement
A Guatemalan woman who was in U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement’s custody here in Arizona died Sunday morning.
Nov. 28, 2016
Phoenix council invocation
When Phoenix City Councilman Bill Gates stepped down to run for the Maricopa County Board of Supervisors in May, he left a coveted seat on the council open.
Nov. 28, 2016
Arizona’s professional soccer club made some big announcements on Monday. The former Arizona United will now be known as Phoenix Rising FC, and will build a soccer-specific stadium.
Nov. 28, 2016

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