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Trellis, a non-profit developer, opened the doors to nine new homes in south Phoenix Tuesday morning.
Feb. 9, 2016
Colorado City Mayor Joseph Allred repeatedly invoked his Fifth Amendment right to not self-incriminate when questioned by the U.S. Department of Justice lawyers in the civil rights trial against his city. The mayor plead the Fifth when asked if he married two underage girls.
Feb. 9, 2016
An El Niño year is known for the rain it brings. However, dry conditions and near record high temperatures are in the forecast for the next week.
Feb. 9, 2016
The Phoenix Police Department has filled 163 sworn positions this fiscal year, and the Phoenix Fire Department expects to have 75 recruits in 2016.
Feb. 9, 2016
Representatives from 16 environmental organizations are meeting with state legislators Feb. 9 during the annual Environmental Day at the Capitol. The group will advocate for changes in Arizona’s water laws.
Feb. 9, 2016
The program, part of the Arizona Humane Society, runs some of — if not the only — animal ambulances in the country, where sick and injured strays can get help from animal EMTs in the field.
Feb. 9, 2016
Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio, in an exclusive interview with Cronkite News, said he’d like to meet with Francis, though has not made any specific plans yet.
Feb. 9, 2016
It’s been just over two and a half years since the state suspended funds to 15 of New Mexico’s behavioral health providers and farmed out contracts to Arizona companies instead.
Feb. 9, 2016
House Bill 2309 would unfreeze enrollment in what's known as KidsCare and is set for a Health Committee hearing Tuesday.
Feb. 9, 2016
House Majority Leader Steve Montenegro wants to provide a dollar-for-dollar state tax credit for the cost of the training, up to $80.
Feb. 9, 2016
House leaders disregard Tempe legislator's contention that daily prayer at the House can be about something other than religious guidance.
Feb. 9, 2016
A researcher at Northern Arizona University hypothesized Americans respond with more anger and sadness when they read about women terrorists compared to men. The ongoing study suggests that isn’t true.
Feb. 9, 2016
Called Joint Technical Education Districts, the programs are facing a $30 million cut in the budget passed last year amid fears the state was in red ink. That turned out not to be true.
Feb. 9, 2016
Winter snow and rain are improving short-term drought conditions in some parts of the state, but have not yet changed Arizona’s long-term drought status.
Feb. 9, 2016
Loretta Lynch will be visiting Phoenix and five other cities to highlight police departments that she says can serve as role models for law enforcement across the country.
Feb. 9, 2016
Arizona saw a significant drop last year in the number of residents without health insurance.
Feb. 9, 2016
Gov. Doug Ducey is creating a new office designed to help streamline economic development and marketing of Arizona across the nation and internationally.
Feb. 9, 2016
The state Department of Health signed off on Peoria’s application for a Certificate of Necessity (CON), a final step before the city could buy and operate its own ambulances.
Feb. 9, 2016
A bill changing what the state’s child welfare agency is required to investigate is one step closer to becoming law. A legislative committee approved the bill Monday. The proposal would limit what reports of child abuse and neglect workers at the Arizona Department of Child Safety are required to investigate.
Feb. 8, 2016
Cities and towns in rural Arizona could have fewer restrictions on how much water is needed before a subdivision is built.
Feb. 8, 2016

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