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Hikers on Arizona trails use cairns to mark the way and also to express themselves. But critics say moving rocks alters the landscape, causing erosion and evicting insects from their homes. They say it can also confuse hikers.
Aug. 4, 2015
Phoenix homeowners who say flight paths that have plagued their neighborhoods with noise want a federal appeals court to step in.
Aug. 3, 2015
Under the final Clean Power Plan, Arizona has one of the “moderate goals” for reducing carbon emissions, according to the Environmental Protection Agency.
Aug. 3, 2015
A small town in north Tucson experienced some heavy monsoon rains, causing local flooding.
Aug. 3, 2015
The number of food assistance dollars being spent at Maricopa County farmers market has grown in recent years by 1,200 percent.
Aug. 3, 2015
Governor Doug Ducey’s administration is proposing some major changes to the state’s Medicaid insurance plan. Officials released some basic details of the plan Monday morning.
Aug. 3, 2015
The U.S. Forest Service now has a better view of wildfires from space, thanks to a new agreement with NASA.
Aug. 3, 2015
The International Olympic Committee has officially recognized a new Olympic sport. Ultimate Frisbee is celebrating 30 years as a sport with an official Olympic recognition.
Aug. 3, 2015
Police in southern New Mexico are investigating a pair of explosions that occurred at two churches on Sunday morning. No one was injured in the blasts and each left only minor structural damage.
Aug. 3, 2015
Tonto National Forest has received additional funding to continue thinning projects in communities around the Payson area. The agency received $1.9 million to thin and pile overgrown and unhealthy Ponderosa pile stands.
Aug. 3, 2015
El Oso Park in Maryvale has become Phoenix’s first tobacco-free park.
Aug. 3, 2015
Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey plans to ask the federal government to approve major changes to the state's Medicaid insurance plan that are designed to encourage recipients to work, better utilize services and possibly cut state costs.
Aug. 3, 2015
Tempe police Sgt. Tim Bulson said his department is using a grant from the governor to help keep children safe by ramping up patrols around schools, kindergarten through 12th grade.
Aug. 3, 2015
When it comes to stocking state rivers and streams with trout this year, the Arizona Game and Fish Department is hoping to do more with less.
Aug. 3, 2015
Several Arizona utilities are poised to meet a goal of 6 percent of renewable energy use next year thanks to utility-scale and rooftop solar projects.
Aug. 3, 2015
Triple-digit summer temperatures often prompt Valley residents to leave for the summer. But when they leave, their donations leave with them.
Jul. 31, 2015
Let’s take a tour through the human body. But let’s skip over the brain, heart and lungs and get right down to the gross stuff.
Jul. 31, 2015
The International Olympic Committee has awarded the 2022 Winter Games to Beijing, China.
Jul. 31, 2015
When you can compare rates and book flights, cars, hotels and more online, why pay extra for someone to do that for you? It turns out millennials think it’s worth it.
Jul. 31, 2015
The percentage who leave high school early without graduating remains alarming to many education researchers and analysts in Arizona.
Jul. 31, 2015

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