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It's a name from Arizona's recent past, a man who for a short time dominated the state's political scene, former state Senate President Russell Pearce.
February 12, 2014
PHOENIX (AP) — A bill barring local law enforcement from enforcing animal cruelty laws on farms and other livestock operations has been moved forward by an Arizona legislative committee.
February 12, 2014
The state Game and Fish Department said for the first time in a generation, bighorn lambs are being seen in the mountains near Tucson.
February 12, 2014
State health officials are warning people in Pima and Santa Cruz counties to be on the lookout for rabid skunks.
February 12, 2014
You may get a chance to decide if you want to know whether your breakfast cereal has been made with genetically modified corn.
February 12, 2014
The FBI is starting a public awareness campaign to make sure people know that pointing a laser at an aircraft is no joke. Tucson Police Department Sergeant Chris Potter knows the danger first hand.
February 12, 2014
Three people have been arrested after Immigration and Customs Enforcement officials say they found a 481-foot drug tunnel running between residences on either side of the Mexican border in Nogales.
February 12, 2014
State Rep. Bob Thorpe wants to make it illegal to use a drone to observe individuals or private property without permission.
February 12, 2014
For many teens, high school is difficult enough. But with a language barrier, it can seem impossible. This semester, Grand Canyon University opened a tutoring center that has helped more than 200 high school students, many of whom are still learning English. Grand Canyon calls it the Learning Lounge.
February 12, 2014
A Colorado lodging company is preparing to hire more than 400 workers for its seven hotels at Grand Canyon National Park, but it is getting harder to find employees who want part-time jobs.
February 11, 2014
The number of Arizona high school students earning college credit based on Advanced Placement exam scores has nearly doubled over the past decade.
February 11, 2014
TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) — A new court ruling says Arizona schools don't have to supervise students as they go to or from schools.
February 11, 2014
A piece of Arizona history is being auctioned off. The Castle Hot Springs resort will be sold at the end of the month.
February 11, 2014
U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder is urging states like Arizona that restrict the voting rights of former prison inmates to change their laws.
February 11, 2014
As temperatures soar in many desert locations, the phones are starting to ring at the Arizona Herpetological Society for snake removal.
February 11, 2014
Arizona Game and Fish is investigating the deaths of two more of the Bighorn Sheep that were relocated to the Catalina Mountains, near Tucson, in late November.
February 11, 2014
A state House committee Monday passed legislation that would allow hundreds of thousands of children to attend private and parochial schools at public expense.
February 11, 2014
This year marks the 50th anniversary of the Wilderness Act and to celebrate, Arizona Highways Magazine has organized a series of wilderness hikes through some of the state’s most spectacular protected lands.
February 11, 2014
A state Senate panel has approved a bill repealing a series of election law reforms made in the legislature last year.
February 11, 2014
Arizona’s chief justice has ordered the reassignment of the presiding judge for the city of Maricopa. This comes after an audit revealed financial irregularities in the city court.
February 11, 2014

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