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Hot Corner: Gainey Ranch
It’s time to head to another of the Valley’s Hot Corners — parts of town with a lot going on.
April 25, 2014
Giffords Remembers Judge, Friend At Courthouse Dedication
A new federal courthouse was dedicated Thursday in Yuma in honor of U.S. District Chief Judge John Roll, who was killed in the 2011 Tucson attack on Arizona Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords.
April 25, 2014
After a long dispute the Hualapai Tribe and the family of a Las Vegas businessman have finally reached a financial settlement over the Grand Canyon Skywalk.
April 25, 2014
Fort Huachuca Getting Militarys Largest Solar Array
An Army base in southern Arizona is getting the largest solar array of any U.S. military installation.
April 25, 2014
Lawmakers Cut Taxes Despite Revenue Projections
Arizona lawmakers approved an unbalanced budget during their just-completed session, but that did not stop them from cutting taxes again.
April 25, 2014
Coconino County Bans Cell Phone Use While Driving
The Coconino County Board is stepping in where state lawmakers have failed to tread, approving a ban on texting or using cell phones that are not hands-free while driving.
April 25, 2014
Refinery Maintenance Leads To Higher Gas Prices
The cost of filling your tank for the weekend is up again this week.
April 25, 2014
Phoenix Police Shut Down Day Spas For Prostitution
Phoenix police have shut down a pair of day spas they say were operating as houses of prostitution.
April 25, 2014
Cooler, Wetter Weekend In Store
A weather system moving into Arizona will bring us windy conditions Friday and a cooler, wetter weekend.
April 25, 2014
Mining companies have recently cut back uranium production around the Grand Canyon National Park because the price has dropped 25 percent in the last year. But this week Energy Fuels announced it will keep mining at one site near the park and stockpile the ore to sell later.
April 25, 2014
As discussions continue on the possibility of sending the world's most sought drug trafficker to the U.S. to face serious charges there, Mexico's Attorney General says he won't even consider extradition. That's not a surprise. His explanation is.
April 25, 2014
Lawmakers Approve 10-Year Extension For Arizona Historical Society
The Arizona Historical Society has been given a lifeline. State lawmakers approved a ten year extension for the cash-strapped program before they adjourned Thursday.
April 25, 2014
Proposed FDA E-Cigarette Regulations Could Affect Vape Retailers
The Food and Drug Administration wants to regulate electronic cigarettes. The agency proposed new rules similar to those already on other tobacco products.
April 24, 2014
Dozens Arrested In Tempe Child Prostitution Sting
Tempe police have arrested 30 people in a prostitution sting, including 14 men charged with soliciting children.
April 24, 2014
Arizona Court Rules More Shoplifting Defendants Entitled to Jury Trial
The Arizona Court of Appeals has expanded Arizonans' right to have a jury trial in misdemeanor cases.
April 24, 2014
An underground nuclear waste facility in southeast New Mexico must address serious mistakes identified by investigators after a February radiation leak before it can reopen.
April 24, 2014
Saguaro National Park Going After Buffelgrass
Officials at Saguaro National Park have finalized a plan to restore native vegetation in the park.
April 24, 2014
Study Says Arizonas Asian Population Growing Fast
Arizona’s Asian population is growing faster than any other ethnic group in the state. A new study based on Census Bureau data shows the state’s Asian population more than doubled in a decade.
April 24, 2014
Five CPS Employees Fired Following Abuse Cases Probe
Five senior-level managers from Arizona’s Child Protective Services were fired Wednesday morning. The terminations were the result of a probe into the agency’s mishandling of about 6,500 child abuse and neglect cases.
April 23, 2014
State Votes Down Super Bowl Security Funding
The Arizona State Senate voted down a bill that would have given Glendale money to cover public safety costs during next year’s Super Bowl.
April 23, 2014

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