The Arizona Corporation Commission acted Tuesday to allow more development in the Johnson Utilities service area, a sign of cautious optimism growing among the parties controlling the troubled company’s fate.
The new state budget includes a pay raise for Department of Public Safety troopers. It comes in response to a police staffing shortage across the state. But some of the vacancies have to be left open, so the department can buy other equipment.
Felisa Hervey spoke six languages — she was fluent in English and Spanish and spoke some Kazakh, Russian and Arabic. But at just 31 years old, she suffered a massive stroke that has stolen language from her.
There’s still some final paperwork to be taken care of, but sometime this summer the Arizona Coyotes are expected to have a new majority owner. Will the Coyotes stay in Arizona, and could a new arena be in the works?
Five intersections around Scottsdale — including in Old Town and as far north as Frank Lloyd Wright Boulevard — are now sporting temporary signs. The message is brief and to the point: It’s OK to say no to panhandlers.
Two wildfires were sparked late last week near the Phoenix metro area. The Mountain Fire in the Tonto National Forest began on Friday near Horseshoe and Bartlett Lakes, and the Woodbury Fire started Saturday near the Woodbury Trailhead in the Superstition Mountains.