By J.J. Santos | Friday, Feb. 14, 2020
PHOENIX – The Valleywise Behavioral Health Center, which will provide nearly 200 beds and other patient services, has opened in the old Maryvale Hospital.
By Brady Vernon | Friday, Feb. 14, 2020
PHOENIX – Jalen Lecque goes back and forth from Prescott to Phoenix as he chases dream of securing full-time spot with Suns.
By Joshua Gerard Gargiulo | Wednesday, Feb. 12, 2020
WASHINGTON - Tribal officials this week raised issues ranging from polluted water to underfunded police but there was one message they all had for House lawmakers - the government needs to be a more reliable partner on critical projects
By Nathan Hiatt | Tuesday, Feb. 11, 2020
TEMPE – Charli Turner Thorne has built a successful model as a coach through relationships, and she recently reached a significant milestone with her 500th win as a head coach.
By MacKinley Lutes-Adlhoch | Monday, Feb. 10, 2020
WASHINGTON - Tohono O'odham Nation Chairman Ned Norris said the "controlled blasting" in Organ Pipe Cactus National Monument, for a border wall that will ultimately cut through his reservation, is just the latest example of the federal government ignoring its duty to consult with tribes.
By Grace Lieberman | Tuesday, Feb. 4, 2020
PHOENIX – Native Americans have the highest rates of diabetes in the U.S., and to address the issue, the Phoenix organization Native Health is offering a free, 20-week course focused on healthful cooking and eating. The best part? Participants go home with the ingredients needed to make diabetes-friendly meals.
By Madeline Ackley | Friday, Jan. 17, 2020
KYKOTSMOVI – Access to VA health care has been a challenge for Native Americans for decades, and they suffer some of the worst health outcomes. Now, advocates are hoping a new law could expand health care for Native American veterans.
By Megan U. Boyanton | Friday, Jan. 10, 2020
WASHINGTON - Pick up the phone and give Grandma a call - advocates say more quality time with elderly citizens could help turn around Arizona's faltering standing in a national report on senior health, with experts citing social seclusion as one of the biggest factors affecting senior health.
By Madeline Nelson | Monday, Jan. 6, 2020
PHOENIX – Scientists at Arizona State University and the USGS Astrogeology Science Center in Flagstaff are working on a new Mars rover that they hope will be the first to bring samples back to Earth.
By Daniel Gatalica | Friday, Jan. 3, 2020
PHOENIX – Obesity and diabetes disproportionately affect Native Americans, and many communities are taking steps to curb the costly, devastating and sometimes deadly diseases.
By Harrison Mantas | Thursday, Jan. 2, 2020
WASHINGTON - The Trump administration waived environmental and other regulations on nearly one quarter of Arizona's border with Mexico last year to ease the way for border wall construction, a review of government documents shows.
By Miles Wilson and Andrew Diaz Christiansen | Wednesday, Jan. 1, 2020
PHOENIX – The Veterans Heritage Project connects the next generation of students to veterans and history through interviews.