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Public Safety, Pension Reformists Battle Over Complex Phoenix Proposition
As the sun set on a recent weekday evening, a group of firefighters were navigating through a North Phoenix neighborhood. They were going door to door in opposition to Proposition 487.
Oct. 24, 2014
Maricopa County Attorney Asks Court To Delay Immigrant Bail Ruling
Maricopa County Attorney Bill Montgomery is asking a federal appeals court to delay a ruling that allows immigrants accused of certain crimes to be released on bail.
Oct. 24, 2014
Arizona Monsoons Attract Record Numbers Of Waterfowl
The Arizona Game and Fish Department says hunters and residents will see higher numbers of ducks and waterfowl this year.
Oct. 24, 2014
Head Of Arizonas Department Of Administration Fired After Complaint
Records show Gov. Jan Brewer fired her Department of Administration director a day after a female employee complained that he had made inappropriate comments.
Oct. 24, 2014
Arizona Gas Prices Close To 3-Year Low
Arizona gas prices have fallen to their lowest level in nearly a year and are close to a three-year low, according to AAA Arizona.
Oct. 24, 2014
County Employee Transferred After Refusing To Issue Marriage Licenses To Same-Sex Couples
An employee of the Maricopa County Clerk of the Superior Court has been transferred to another department after refusing to issue marriage licenses to same-sex couples on religious grounds.
Oct. 24, 2014
Valley Housing Rut Continues As Buyer Demand Declines
Arizona State University's latest housing report shows buyer demand remained low in August, and federal regulators are hoping changes to mortgage rules will offer a boost.
Oct. 24, 2014
Last Day To Vote With Early Ballots
Friday is the last day to request an early mail-in ballot for the Nov. 4 election.
Oct. 24, 2014
Injunction Order May Impact Gila River Water Rights
A judge in New Mexico has issued a temporary injunction order against a state agency tasked with deciding the fate of the Gila River.
Oct. 23, 2014
A Valley Space For Working Women
Women in the workplace, whether they’re experienced business people or just getting started, still face huge challenges. So what if there was a coworking space just for females that could help women succeed?
Oct. 23, 2014
Riding In The 1.5 Million-Mile Vehicle
Have you ever had a buddy whose chest puffed out as he told you about how his favorite car — the first new one he ever bought — had just hit 200,000 miles on the odometer?
Oct. 23, 2014
National Priorities Project Creates Site To Track Federal Funds By State
Budgets can be kind of mind-numbing to look at, so a lot of people may not know where a government gets its money or how it spends that cash. The National Priorities Project is trying to change that.
Oct. 23, 2014
Tucson Removes Criminal History Question From Job Applications
Tucson is changing its job applications. The city is removing the question about a candidate’s criminal history.
Oct. 23, 2014
Marijuana Legalization Supporters Adding More Money To Campaign Coffers
Throughout the election season, lots of groups have given lots of money to lots of candidates. But those groups supporting legalization of marijuana are starting to give a little more than they have in the past.
Oct. 23, 2014
Arizona Sees First Confirmed Case Of Enterovirus D68
The first case of Enterovirus has been confirmed in Arizona. The child, from Maricopa County, was hospitalized and has since recovered and been released. So now that EV-D68 is here, what does this news means to the parents of children and infants who could be at risk?
Oct. 23, 2014
Three Arizona Tribes Awarded $600,000 In Federal Education Funds
Three tribes in Arizona have been awarded more than $600,000 to fund their education systems. The money is intended to support tribal control of their reservation's schools.
Oct. 23, 2014
Voters To Decide On A Pay Raise For State Lawmakers
One of the items on this year's ballot is proposition 304, which would raise the salary for Arizona's legislators from $24,000 a year to $35,000 a year.
Oct. 23, 2014
HoHoKam Stadium Getting More Than A Facelift For Oakland As
The World Series and the Arizona Fall League are both underway, but some Valley baseball fans are already looking ahead to Spring Training. And, if you’re an Oakland A’s fan, you’ve got a new spring home to look forward to.
Oct. 23, 2014
Attorneys For The State Want Revenge Porn Lawsuit Dropped
The Arizona Attorney General’s office is asking a federal court to dismiss a lawsuit challenging Arizona’s so called revenge porn law.
Oct. 23, 2014
Prop 480 Proposes To Build A New Hospital In Maricopa County
Maricopa County voters will be asked on Nov. 4 to approve a health care package that includes construction of a hospital to replace an aging medical center that serves low-income patients.
Oct. 23, 2014

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