Pascua Yaqui win water funds, first of $150 million for Arizona projects

Schilling falls 16 votes shy of Hall of Fame, asks to be ‘removed from ballot’

Masked men, disinfected gym give high school basketball game in Ahwatukee unique feel

Dreamers in Arizona have mixed feelings about Biden’s immigration plan

NHL pulls microchipped tracking pucks after complaints about playability

Federal committee recommends more research, care for patients with sickle cell

A year after first case in Arizona, COVID-19 is now a leading killer

Play ball? Cactus League asks MLB to delay start of spring training

Medical schools face calls for more change as states declare racism a threat to public health

‘Frustrated’ Suns looking for late-game answers after back-to-back overtime losses

Border wall foes hail order halting project, but say it’s only first step

As Americans roll up their sleeves, here’s how three COVID-19 vaccines compare

Senior season in a pandemic: How COVID-19 altered futures of ASU athletes

Flurry of Biden orders on COVID-19 raise some doubts, but more hopes

‘No surprise to me’: Dominant Ayton an expectation for Suns

Battling adversity all season, ASU men’s basketball enters rivalry week with nothing to lose

Biden’s path to citizenship for immigrants could face an uphill battle

Trump pardons former Rep. Rick Renzi for fraud, extortion convictions

Distant but devoted, Biden supporters gear up for virtual inauguration

‘I’m not surprised’: Report of harassment by fired Mets GM prompts anger, shock

‘They really do exist’: Coyotes fans welcome in-person experience

Washington in unprecedented lockdown days before Biden’s inauguration

Health officials ramp up COVID-19 vaccines with new sites, eligibility

Officials prep for possible inauguration protests at Arizona Capitol

He’s ready to rumbbbbbble: Former ASU wrestler Levi ‘Tucker’ Cooper embracing WWE

Reading, listening, learning: ASU Libraries provides public BLM resource guide

‘Kill the Indian, save the man’: Stories of Indian boarding schools still echo

Sprint to the start: Coyotes ready for unique season following shortened training camp

Arizona lawmakers split as Trump impeached by House for a second time

‘Life Is …’ documentary confronts youth suicide in Arizona

For the love of animals: High suicide rates reflect the many stresses of veterinarians

Agencies seek plasma donations to treat COVID-19 patients

House votes on removing, possibly impeaching Trump after mob attacks

Female inmate firefighters build character but often can’t use fire skills after release

Research finds COVID may worsen symptoms of those with Tourette’s

At Teen Lifeline, teens help in ways only they can

As soccer season nears, ASU’s Barbieri remains stranded in Brazil

The other pandemic: Loneliness widespread with the loss of social connections

Independent music venues struggle to stay afloat during pandemic

Four decades after memorable run with ASU, Lionel Hollins still thriving

The fight at home: Suicide rate is highest among younger military veterans

Making their pitch: Women on Angel City soccer club forging bonds with community

Cherokee Trail of Tears just one of many forced removals of Eastern tribes to Oklahoma

Phoenix Rising believes new stadium will bring improved fan, player experience

Report: ‘Child care deserts’ hit poor, rural Arizona families hardest

Watching brother win Fiesta Bowl a special moment for Florida State’s Chubba Purdy

Balancing act: Olympic athletes try to ramp up training, avoid injury after COVID-19 delay

Trump makes way in at least one part of Washington – souvenir shops

Study: Post-9/11 vets more likely to be employed, and in steadier jobs

Not the ‘blue wave’ they hoped for, but Democrats made gains in 2020

Sticks and zones: The right hockey equipment can elevate a player’s game

Toned down Fiesta Bowl still has meaning for Oregon, Iowa State

Digitized health records, safety apps could be game-changer for athletes at every level

Lending a hand(print): Athletes raise awareness for missing, murdered Indigenous women

Democrats pass independents, can’t overtake GOP in voter registration

Anti-Semetic hate vandalism

Arizona hate crimes bounced back in 2019, experts fear a surge in 2020

‘Divas’ and suckers: The fight to save endangered Colorado River fish

As pandemic surges, officials call COVID-19 fatigue real and dangerous

As protests for racial justice divided the country, ASU hockey star found his voice

‘Pushing a rock up the hill’: Former Valley star Tank Johnson leads fight against private prisons

Prom dress calling attention to missing, murdered Indigenous women added to Smithsonian exhibit

After years of lowered refugee admissions, Biden plans sharp reversal

Researchers at Petrified Forest discover fossil of a reptile with claws and a beak

Nonprofit Soldier’s Best Friend pairs rescues with veterans to become service dogs

Biden firm on uranium-mining ban around ‘jewel’ of the Grand Canyon

No fans, no vaccine, no problem: It’s not ideal but Suns excited to showcase new look

Tribal leaders optimistic about Biden; Haaland nomination a good start

‘My story is not done’: Eddie Johnson begins 20th season as voice of Phoenix Suns

After four years of tumult, businesses hopeful for Biden trade policy

Record heat proves to be a queen palm’s worst enemy

Biden’s work cut out for him in plan to undo Trump immigration policy

ACA enrollment uptick a ‘pleasant surprise’ after years of declines

Colorado River Basin winter forecast signals dry times ahead

6 Arizonans discuss the impact Ruth Bader Ginsburg had on their lives

Gun sales hit record in 2020, driven by pandemic, protests, politics

With focus on COVID-19, experts fear opioid crisis may worsen unseen

They shoot, they score: Coyotes’ goal to increase youth hockey participation a success

Phoenix PD offers officers mental health training; community members say that’s not enough

High-stakes races sparked high-dollar giving by Arizona voters in 2020

‘Yelp’-like reviews for social justice? ASU civil rights center seeks ways to target systemic inequality

‘I wanted to do more than hold a sign’: Street medic crew forms out of Black Lives Matter protests

Monday Morning Sun Devil: ASU rout in Territorial Cup reflects state of program

Safe Bet

As legal challenges continue to fall, Biden electors set to meet, vote

‘I am that character’: New Marvel heroes battle underrepresentation of Native Americans in comics

Three Arizona tribal leaders on diverse slate of 11 electoral voters

Transgender patients face uphill battle for care amid discrimination, doctor shortage

Michelangelo up close: Exhibit brings replicas of Sistine Chapel masterpieces to Phoenix

House calls: Arizona lawmakers land in COVID-19 quarantine more often

Struggles of Cave Creek district are emblematic of Arizona schools during COVID-19

Pandemic, Trump and racism drive voter turnout in some tribal communities

Holiday punch: COVID-19 worries mean no holiday party for most offices

Biosphere 2 study: Tropical forests may be more resilient to rising temperatures than predicted

What to know about open carry gun laws in Arizona

DACA stays

Immigration advocates hail DACA reinstatement; DHS promises appeal

Navajo program again distributes reservation coal to heat tribal homes

No cold elders: Volunteers provide firewood for Navajo families ahead of winter

First COVID-19 vaccines, vaccinations expected in Arizona by Dec. 15

Home on the road: COVID-19 closures mean Lakers fans will travel to see the champs play

Once used to track foodborne illnesses, UArizona team now traces COVID contacts

Navajo warn hospitals at ‘breaking point’ in worsening COVID-19 surge

Superspreaders, clusters and dead ends: Research reveals more about how coronavirus spreads

Gilbert’s Made With Love Market reopens, brings together small business owners

Tolleson, Chandler communities saddened by COVID-related deaths of two beloved coaches

Ducey rejects new COVID-19 limits, as models foresee swamped hospitals

Kelly takes oath, casts first vote as Arizona’s newest senator

Mesa teachers union urges district to halt in-person classes

State posts new COVID-19 case record, as possible holiday surge looms

Phoenix City Council expected to decide fate of local sports tournaments this week

‘Devastating’: Brophy Prep swimming reflects on season halted by COVID-19

Navajo health director named to Biden’s advisory board on COVID-19

State leaders deride daylong rehash of rejected voting irregularities

Census: Not sure it can exclude migrants, but wants to be left to try

Proposition 207: What happens before recreational marijuana becomes legal in Arizona?

Kelly already playing part of senator ahead of next week’s swearing-in

Citizenship Rush

‘We hold these truths to be’ A, B or C? Citizenship test gets harder

1 in 10 Maricopa County residents have likely had COVID-19, new study finds

Appeals court upholds child pornography conviction of Tucson man

That’s awkward: Trump touts Arizona election review that won’t happen

Copper rush: Opponents worry feds have fast-tracked Resolution mine OK

How Arizona universities are riding the waves of COVID-19

Food banks receive government help to fill bellies during holidays

COVID-19 cases could push hospital beds, staff to limit, official says

Inequality in dermatology brings misdiagnoses for patients of color

After weeks of fighting, ballot counting may be near finish in Arizona

Holiday travel down this year, but millions still hit roads, airports

Nico Mannion, former NBA father Pace, reflect on former Pinnacle standout landing with Warriors

Lost on the front lines: Health care workers in Southwest who died fighting COVID-19

Mayors again call for statewide mask mandate as COVID-19 cases surge

ASU basketball’s crowded backcourt gives ‘Guard U’ a preseason top 25 nod

California high school athletes travel to Arizona to keep playing through COVID-19

Another judge dismisses another GOP suit over election, ballot count

school spending buses

Schools welcome state mandate for masks in classrooms, buses, events

Flagstaff’s Snowbowl Ski Resort ready to open with COVID-19 restrictions

No average Guy: Apache Junction football player remembered for drive, compassion

Community health centers struggle to serve and survive during pandemic

Judge promises quick decision in latest Arizona GOP attack on election

In emotional Senate farewell, McSally thanks voters, wishes Kelly well

Coconino official backs bill to burn forest waste for renewable energy

Ducey acts to reduce COVID risks from Thanksgiving travelers and winter visitors

Carbon free energy required by 2050 under Arizona Corporation Commission proposal

Want to play golf with Bobby Hurley or Sean Miller? Auction gives you the chance

ACA Arizona

Arizona comes up short on report on lung cancer screening, treatment

‘This is trauma’: Some Latino children face mental health struggles during pandemic

Ballot count complete, but Republicans press ahead with challenges

Mount Graham red squirrel makes comeback, but not out of the woods yet

AIA recommends postponing start of winter sports seasons

Delay of games: Back-to-back cancellations leave ASU football on uncertain path

‘Disruptive and cruel’: Native Americans worry as Supreme Court weighs repeal of health care act

Pick one: California multisport athletes forced to choose, putting college recruitment at risk

Trump backers take their turn, crowding Washington streets in protest

As it drops one challenge, GOP files new suit over election returns

McSally concedes to Kelly, capping costly and high-profile Senate race

COVID-19 vaccine test subjects weighed risks, rolled up their sleeves

Phoenix Rising re-sign eight starters, Junior Flemmings not among them

Youth advocacy groups kept voters safe and informed on Election Day

ASU’s Herm Edwards, multiple players test positive for COVID-19 as game vs. Cal canceled

Big Ten, here we come: ASU hockey team opens season at Michigan

Trump’s voting irregularity claims get cold reception in court hearing

Field of flags tries to make sense of staggering COVID-19 death toll

Forecast calls for drier, warmer winter to follow ‘nonsoon’ summer

Arizona State football game against California remains in doubt

Burned acreage up sharply, as Arizona 2020 wildfire season winds down

Despite ‘eerie’ vibe, NASCAR Championship Weekend a hit with drivers, fans

Soldiering on: After layoff, guardsman wins ‘best warrior’ competition

Navajo hemp investigation expands to federal marijuana, labor probe

Fallen heroes remembered on Memorial Day

COVID-19 and Veterans Day: Remember your mask as you remember our vets

Pandemic shines light on complex coexistence of modern times, traditional ways on Navajo Nation

Trump lawsuit targets Maricopa vote count, as gap with Biden narrows

Telehealth is the best option for some but not all, mental health experts say

Arizonans will be watching closely when Supreme Court takes up ACA

Biden claims ‘clear victory’ as Arizonans await final vote counts in razor-thin election

Tipirneni concedes to Schweikert in District 6, as incumbents sweep

Schweikert takes, expands lead, but Tipirneni vows to continue fight

Social media disinformation tactics that attempted to deceive Arizonans in the 2020 elections

Each Election Day, voters with disabilities combat barriers to cast ballots

Arizona’s renewable energy future at play in Corporation Commission races

Churches adjust to COVID-19 restrictions in Southwest, many pray to reopen in California

Vote counting anxiety rises as Trump-Biden race tightens in Arizona

Some Maricopa County races narrow, flip as counting continues

State tops 250,000 COVID-19 cases, 6,000 deaths, renewing safety calls

Hot races, new battleground status make Phoenix tops for political ads

Hobbs learns Sharpie ballot rumor, like marker’s ink, is hard to erase

Is ‘wave’ permanent? That’s a political question, not a hairstyle

Officials: COVID-19 keeps coming for Arizona, and the death toll could be ‘staggering’

‘Long time coming’: Latino voters help flip Arizona, tighten key races

As most House members head to reelection, Schweikert trails Tipirneni

Proposition 208 on path to victory; would provide school funds that legislators have not

Kelly leads McSally after high-profile, high-cost campaign for Senate

Arizona on path to approve Prop 207 to legalize marijuana, clear criminal records

Officials ‘braced for the worst,’ but report little voter intimidation

Maricopa County voters lean toward Democrats for sheriff, county attorney

Blue wave in the Grand Canyon State: Biden, Kelly projected winners as Arizona takes center stage in 2020

Party? Hardly. COVID-19 puts a damper on post-election celebrations

Campaign donors gladly put their money where candidates’ mouths are

Election updates: Voters defy COVID, misgivings to make their voices heard

What’s at stake in Arizona’s 2020 election

TikTok politics: Video-sharing app users move from hobby to headlines

Elections and chill: Officials temper hopes for election-night returns

Arizona officials expect crowded polls, but hope for smooth final day

Arizona collegiate athletes speak out on importance of voting

Just before the election, poll on climate change suggests Arizona voters want more federal action

Halloween 2020: A different kind of mask, but just as scary this year

Cities, police brace for possible unrest after heated election

Arizona voters have already cast a record 2.3 million early ballots

Voters, officials prepare for possible intimidation at the polls

As corporate America responds to racism, some firms vow to address health disparities

Ducey defends shift in guidelines for return to virtual schooling

Trump support among Latinos steady; still trails Democrats by far

Corporation Commission: Affordable, reliable utilities a priority for Lea Márquez Peterson

Corporation Commission: Jim O’Connor looks to stand up to utilities companies

Corporation Commission: Eric Sloan wants a ‘fair deal’ for Arizona ratepayers

Corporation Commission: Bill Mundell aims to make Arizona solar capital of the world

Corporation Commission: Anna Tovar wants to ensure renewable energy is affordable

Corporation Commission: Shea Stanfield hopes to turn Arizona blue and green

FCC grants no-cost broadband spectrum licenses to 11 Arizona tribes

7 common mistakes to avoid when voting (no, don’t mail that ballot)

As COVID-19 cases surge anew, some towns lift mask mandates

Arizona’s status as a toss-up gives voters clout, draws Trump, Harris

Los Angeles just won NBA, MLB crowns, but COVID-19 has parades on hold

#ChalkTheVote: Arizona families hit the sidewalks to encourage voting

Air Trump: Cost of trips to campaign events still hard to pin down

Arizona natives Cody Bellinger, Aaron Slegers represent opposite sides in World Series

As COVID adds hours and challenges, teachers look to Proposition 208 for more school funding

Arizona senators split as divided Senate puts Barrett on Supreme Court

Separate and unequal: Pay gap affects women, minorities, families

Report: Migrant deaths in the desert have reached seven-year high

Trump cites Arizona’s success fighting COVID-19, as cases resume rise

Judge denies early Pascua Yaqui voting site, ending years-long feud

Maricopa County Sheriff: Paul Penzone wants to build more trust in law enforcement

Maricopa County Sheriff: Jerry Sheridan wants to repair law enforcement’s relationship with the public

U.S. House, District 9: Dave Giles emphasizes individual freedom in bid for Congress

U.S. House, District 9: COVID-19 relief package, climate change are top priorities for Greg Stanton

Black advocates spotlight uneven rates of food allergies in children

September jobless rate rose, as more workers got back in labor force

Friday is deadline to request mail ballot, arrange for remote voting from hospitals, nursing homes

University of Arizona team cheers success of asteroid-contact mission

Data on COVID-19’s impact on schools is available from Maricopa County

APS wants to raise rates, but during pandemic, many Arizonans aren’t on board

McSally heaps praise on Barrett on eve of first confirmation vote

GOP expects Schweikert to hold off challenger; analysts aren’t so sure

U.S. House, District 7: Arizona should have trusted the people on COVID-19, Josh Barnett says

U.S. House, District 7: Ruben Gallego cites climate change, Native issues as key

COVID-19 cases surging toward 1,000 a day, ASU expert warns

Dodgers host postseason drive-ins for fans during World Series games against Rays

U.S. House, District 6: Independent Tom Lewellen says repairing Social Security, Medicare are top issues

U.S. House, District 6: Hiral Tipirneni touts her health care experience, focuses on economic security

U.S. House, District 6: David Schweikert focused on border security, business taxes, slowing COVID-19

Virtual learning poses unique challenges for Arizona’s 148,000 students in special ed programs

U.S. House, District 5: Andy Biggs stands against abortion, gun control

U.S. House, District 5: Joan Greene faults COVID-19 response, touts health care as economic key

‘We help with loneliness’: Iranian American Society maintains sense of community online

U.S. House, District 4: Federal ‘overbearance’ is our biggest problem, Paul Gosar says

U.S. House, District 4: Affordable, accessible health care is top priority for Delina DiSanto

Trump stops in Prescott, Tucson draw GOP crowds, Democratic jeers

Arizona Senate race breaks record, pulling in whopping $133.7 million

Supreme Court to hear Trump plan to use Pentagon funds for border wall

NAU linebacker has spotlight in Biden ad during Monday Night Football

Giles joins mayors questioning reliability of shortened census count

U.S. House, District 3: School choice, illegal immigration top issues for Daniel Wood

U.S. House, District 3: Raul Grijalva says change requires investment in people

Firefighters work through PTSD with peer support, counseling

Arizona cities defend progress after slipping in clean energy ranking

Shuttered by COVID-19, concert venues band together for a virtual show

Magic Kingdom fans impatient over continued closure of Disneyland

U.S. House, District 2: Brandon Martin wants secure borders, in-person voting

U.S. House, District 2: Ann Kirkpatrick puts health care at forefront

Court: Mailed Navajo ballots should not get extra time to be counted

Add COVID-19 to list of things driving Arizona teachers from jobs

Fire damage, ‘smoke taint’ add to challenges for Napa wineries during peak of harvest

Rush to register voters is on after court shortens registration window

State, tribal leaders condemn use of force against border protesters

Groups mount ‘all hands’ push to count people with Census cut short

Rising COVID cases leave Arizona ‘headed toward exponential growth,’ expert warns

As costs rise and participation falls, nonprofits helping families pay for youth sports

Glendale homeowners association orders removal of Black Lives Matter sign

Arizona faces back-to-back court hearings with weeks to Election Day

COVID-19, faltering economy cited as border numbers plummet for 2020

Supreme Court’s Census ruling a ‘bitter pill’ to tribes, advocates

Proposition 208 proposes income surtax on high earners to fund education

U.S. House, District 1: Tom O’Halleran calls for unity, more information on COVID-19

U.S. House, District 1: Tiffany Shedd focuses on border security, tax cuts, health care

Legal sports betting in Arizona still on the back burner in 2020

As Jupiter dazzles in the night sky, new research suggests its moons are warming each other

Fire officials claim success in fighting COVID-19 while fighting fires

Advocates worry ‘food insecurity’ gains could be upended by COVID-19

Proposition 207 would legalize recreational marijuana for those 21 or older

Goodbye, Columbus?: Arizona celebrates first Indigenous Peoples’ Day

Money talks: How Arizona’s pro sports franchises compare to the competition

Hot up ahead: Arizona will have more ‘extreme heat’ days, researchers say

CDC: Masks, business limits helped curb spread of COVID-19 in Arizona

Bison

Sharpshooters could target Grand Canyon bison by 2021 under herd plan

Gyms have reopened in Arizona while California gyms are suing to do the same

Biden, Harris get on the bus for small businesses in Arizona

Kayla Mueller’s story featured in debate, recalled in Phoenix event

Pence draws contrasts between Biden, Trump at campaign event in Peoria

As COVID-19 upends volleyball season, Tolleson, Phoenix Union districts improvise

Making a splash: Resort, lagoon and sky bar added to Glendale sports entertainment district ahead of Super Bowl

Detention center in Eloy has most COVID-19 cases of any ICE facility

Bill pressures CDC to give Native Americans better access to federal health data

Sen. McSally, Mark Kelly clash over issues ranging from COVID-19 to border security in Senate debate

voting rights ambassador registering students to vote

Advocates rush to register voters after judge extends deadline 18 days

Maricopa official confident polls will run smoothly as early voting starts

Court blocks order giving voters more time to fix unsigned mail ballots

Sierra, in Hopkins ICU, becomes fourth state lawmaker hit by COVID-19

McSally begins Spanish-language ads in Senate race, well behind Kelly

Swipe right on 2020 election: Groups vie for young Arizona voters in new ways

UArizona and partners work to increase colorectal cancer screenings among American Indians

Supreme Court to review Arizona voting laws overturned as discriminatory

Judge blocks ‘unlawful’ plan to end Census Monday; Arizona still lags

Trump COVID-19 diagnosis scrambles Arizona events; Biden still to visit

Hydroxychloroquine’s effectiveness still debated after Trump’s COVID-19 diagnosis

‘Long-haulers’ battle COVID-19 for months, but research into why is scant

Nationwide airline layoffs hit hundreds of workers in Arizona

State passes COVID-19 milestone, as final county meets reopening mark

California condor release watched virtually around the world

Citizenship Rush

Judge halts fee hike that would have nearly doubled cost of citizenship

No ‘proud’ moment: Reaction to Trump gaffe goes from dismay to distress

Democrats pounce on Trump income tax story, renew calls for transparency

Arizona’s lack of mental health care providers comes into focus as COVID-19 increases depression, anxiety

Hopi leader: Congress must act to save ‘life changing’ diabetes program

Napier rejects Democrats’ claim of racist infiltration of police

Feds cite safety for Quitobaquito closing; critics see other motives

Navajo drives unite two goals: COVID-19 relief and upping census participation

Court says House can sue White House over funds diverted to border wall

USCIS scrambles to resume naturalizations after COVID-19, budget cuts

Arizona poverty rate continued fall in 2019, still topped national rate

‘A lot of differences’: Experts address health disparities among Asian American subgroups

Alone among Democrats, Sinema stays silent on GOP Supreme Court push