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An Arizona high school football player has died from injuries suffered in a Saturday playoff game.
November 12, 2013
New figures from the Arizona Department of Revenue show monthly retail sales continue to increase but only in targeted economic sectors.
November 12, 2013
The Department of Public Safety said it is planning a crackdown on texting while driving, beginning after the first of the year.
November 12, 2013
Former Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords has sent every member of congress a letter, urging passage of laws to deal with gun crimes.
November 12, 2013
The city of Phoenix is on the brink of earmarking a home for every chronically homeless veteran.
November 12, 2013
If you want to test drive a Tesla you will either have to go out of state, find a friend who will let you drive their high-end electric vehicle, or wait until the next manufacturer test drive in Arizona.
November 12, 2013
Junk food might soon be more expensive on the Navajo Nation. A proposed sales tax on certain snacks is headed to the Navajo Nation Council for consideration.
November 11, 2013
America is honoring its veterans with parades and services across the country on Monday, but an Arizona group is working to keep the honors going year-round.
November 11, 2013
There were 30 Maricopa County school districts with funding measures on election night. Nearly half the districts had their bonds and overrides approved. The rest are coping with the reality that new funding will not ease their financial troubles.
November 08, 2013
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers is removing some unexploded bombs and other weapons found at public wildlife area near Tucson. The site was once used as a practice range by army soldiers at Fort Huachuca.
November 08, 2013
Recent U.S. economic history has taught us that business bounces back to energetic levels and unemployment levels sink within about two years of a recession ending. If it seems like individuals are still waiting for that bounce, that inspiration at the end of a rough stretch, well so are nonprofits.
November 08, 2013
For years, politicians have wondered how to get young people engaged with the electoral process. Well, 23-year-old Antonio Valdovinos could help point the way.
November 08, 2013
Now that the campaigning is over, it is time to start thinking about governing for the two newcomers to the Phoenix City Council, Laura Pastor and Kate Gallego.
November 08, 2013
If you ever wanted to see one of the world's largest solar plants, take a trip out to the Arizona desert. Solana has been up and running for about a month now, and there has been a lot of discussion recently about net metering.
November 08, 2013
A statue is being unveiled to remember the creator of the Family Circus comic strip on Friday. Bil Keane’s family is erecting his memorial exactly two years after his death.
November 08, 2013
If you have driven on Grand Avenue through the West Valley recently, you probably understand why planners are working on ideas to improve the roadway. A group of West Valley cities and other entities formed a group to look into changes around the corridor from Loop 303 in Surprise to Aletta Street between McDowell and Interstate-10 in Phoenix.
November 08, 2013
The Environmental Protection Agency has scheduled five public hearings on a coal-fired Arizona power plant.
November 08, 2013
The Palo Verde Nuclear Generating Station has cut power output at one of its reactors after a valve failed.
November 08, 2013
The State Fair continues to be a big attraction in the Valley.
November 08, 2013
A new report from the state said it will take until the end of next year for Arizona to have as many people employed as in 2005.
November 08, 2013

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