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A sudden spike in buyer activity in February may signal a turnaround for the Valley's housing market, which has been experiencing a cooling off period for more than a year, according to a special report by Arizona State University.
Feb. 27, 2015
It was another busy week at Arizona's state capitol. Joining us to break it down is Howie Fischer of Capitol Media Services.
Feb. 27, 2015
The SRP Board of Directors has voted to raise rates for all of the utility’s customers – the increase was controversial for its potential impact on the solar industry.
Feb. 27, 2015
A longtime Valley institution could be making a comeback, but in a different form.
Feb. 27, 2015
The Mayo Clinic’s health network could be expanding in Arizona — Tucson Medical Center may be joining.
Feb. 27, 2015
State economists have released their forecast for job growth in Arizona over the next couple of years - they’re projecting 2.2 percent growth this year, and a little better than that next year.
Feb. 27, 2015
A whole festival devoted to bacon might seem excessive. That is, until you talk with festival organizer Evan Weinstein about the test run they did in Baltimore.
Feb. 27, 2015
Arizona State University is trying to become a cornerstone for the discipline by launching the Biomimicry Center next Tuesday in collaboration with the firm Biomimicry 3.8.
Feb. 27, 2015
Earlier this week, published reports surfaced that a whistleblower had accused former Arizona Corporation Commissioner Gary Pierce of some questionable decisions related to businesses he was involved with regulating.
Feb. 27, 2015
Attorneys representing immigrant families detained in Texas report the federal government has started setting bonds that would allow their clients to be released.
Feb. 27, 2015
Tempe announced its adding yet another company to its roster of big name businesses. Northern Trust, a financial services company, is expanding its current operations by building a new office, and it is promising to create 1,000 jobs in the next three years.
Feb. 27, 2015
A new report demonstrates Arizona is behind the national average in spending per student. The auditor general’s report released Friday shows a fourth of district’s are in moderate to high financial stress.
Feb. 27, 2015
All U.S. states have a nickname. Arizona also has one, sort of. Arizona has been known as The Grand Canyon State — but it took decades to make it official.
Feb. 27, 2015
The Coolidge School Board has voted unanimously to go to a four-day school schedule this fall. But the reasons behind the change are a bit different than when the district started discussing the idea.
Feb. 27, 2015
The Arizona Department of Administration predicts a 2.2 percent job growth this year. That’s up slightly from the 2.1 percent growth the state has seen for the last three years.
Feb. 27, 2015
A four-day hearing is set in April to determine if the sheriff and other officers should be held in contempt of court for violating a judge's orders in a racial profiling lawsuit. But Arpaio's lawyers are hoping they can negotiate a settlement.
Feb. 27, 2015
Salt River Project approved a 3.9 percent rate hike, which included an average $50 monthly charge to solar customers, during a marathon meeting on Thursday.
Feb. 26, 2015
The Department of Veterans Affairs released numbers on how many vets are taking advantage of private healthcare options.
Feb. 26, 2015
Astronomers in Southern Arizona have helped discover the most intense object in the early parts of the universe. But with the new discovery, there are more questions than answers.
Feb. 26, 2015
Arizona Opera’s newest production is Mozart’s "The Magic Flute," which was first performed in Austria in 1791. Since the beginning, it has had a fairy tale feel, but Arizona Opera’s take brings steampunk into the mix — sort of like dropping in the influence of H.G. Wells or Jules Verne.
Feb. 26, 2015

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