By Deagan Urbatsch | Friday, Nov. 29, 2019
TUCSON – The University of Arizona’s “Pathways to Teaching” program helps people who have already taken 60 hours toward a college degree finish studies that will lead to teaching certificates. Supporters say the pilot program is one small step to decrease teacher shortages and increase retention.
By Christina Estes | Tuesday, Nov. 26, 2019
PHOENIX – As Phoenix moves forward with plans to build a Latino Cultural Center, the location remains uncertain.
By Kyley Warren | Wednesday, Nov. 20, 2019
PHOENIX – A new initiative encourages Arizona health care providers to “prescribe” park time for patients. It’s part of a larger effort to get people out and about to help battle mental and physical problems.
By Emily Mae Dean | Thursday, Nov. 14, 2019
EL PASO, Texas – Walmart associates return to work at the Cielo Vista Walmart three months after a gunman massacred 22 people and wounded 24 others.
By Miranda Cyr | Tuesday, Nov. 12, 2019
PHOENIX – Arizona DACA recipients wavered between expectation and resignation Tuesday while the Supreme Court considered the future of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals initiative, a 2012 presidential order that protects 660,000 people from deportation across the country.
By Tyaun Marshburn | Friday, Nov. 8, 2019
PHOENIX – Mountain Park Health Center has been awarded a $300,000 federal grant to update equipment and expand its dental program.
By Chelsea Hofmann | Thursday, Nov. 7, 2019
PHOENIX – Zero Mass Water, a company created by ASU professor Cody Friesen, uses solar panel technology to produce clean water from the air for local schools and underserved communities across the globe.
By Kailey Broussard | Wednesday, Oct. 30, 2019
WASHINGTON - Striking Asarco workers say contract talks with management have been set for Nov. 14, a month after close to 1,800 workers walked off job sites and onto picket lines at facilities in Arizona and Texas.
By Daniel Gatalica | Tuesday, Oct. 22, 2019
PHOENIX – A new nonprofit, 100 Angels Foundation, provides medical relief to migrant families in Mexico, Guatemala, El Salvador, Honduras and other countries.
By Emily Mae Dean | Friday, Oct. 18, 2019
PHOENIX – Arizona will receive $2.8 million of a nearly $117 million settlement from Johnson & Johnson over safety concerns of a surgical mesh product.
By Jordan Elder | Thursday, Oct. 10, 2019
APACHE JUNCTION — New technology is using image processing to increase public safety when water rises.
By Kendal Blust | Wednesday, Oct. 9, 2019
PUERTO PEÑASCO, Sonora – Fishermen and conservationists say Mexico’s “zero tolerance” efforts on poachers in the Sea of Cortez aren’t enough to protect the vaquita marina, and shrimp fishermen have vowed to ignore a recent ban on using nets.