By Bret Jaspers | Wednesday, Jan. 2, 2019
PHOENIX – Arizona’s 90 lawmakers have to approve a Drought Contingency Plan by the end of January, but can they digest the complexities and produce a plan that’s equitable for farms and cities?
By Nicholas Gerbis | Friday, Dec. 21, 2018
PHOENIX – How did the mountains surrounding the Phoenix area form? Some blocks rose to become mountains while others dropped to form valleys. This was the birth of the undulating basin and range system that today wraps around the Colorado Plateau.
By Luke Runyon | Monday, Dec. 17, 2018
LAS VEGAS – Water managers across the West, particularly in Arizona, are under pressure to implement a contingency plan to keep dwindling reservoirs from collapse.
By Luke Runyon | Friday, Dec. 14, 2018
LAS VEGAS – Water leaders throughout the West now have until Jan. 31 to finish deals that would keep the Colorado River’s biggest reservoirs from dropping to deadpool levels.
By Blaine McCormick | Thursday, Dec. 6, 2018
PHOENIX – The Arizona sports scene suffers another blow after the Diamondbacks decide to trade the most popular player on the team, first baseman Paul Goldschmidt.
By Holly Bernstein | Monday, Dec. 3, 2018
GLENDALE – Luke Air Force Base is feeling the effects of a national pilot shortage. Their primary concern is staffing instructor pilots. Across the state, high school students are training in different areas impacted by this pilot shortage.
By Bret Jaspers | Friday, Nov. 30, 2018
PHOENIX – The head of the state water department said Gov. Doug Ducey will ask for significant state dollars in his upcoming budget proposal to help make the Drought Contingency Plan a reality.
By Luke Runyon | Thursday, Nov. 29, 2018
GREELEY, Colo. – The Fourth National Climate Assessment makes it clear – climate change is happening, it’s human-caused, and it could make life increasingly difficult.
By Luke Runyon | Monday, Nov. 26, 2018
GREELEY, Colorado – Snow has returned to the Rockies this winter, raising hopes of a drought recovery, but experts say that optimism is likely premature.
By Bret Jaspers | Wednesday, Nov. 14, 2018
PHOENIX – Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey has written an op-ed outlining some requirements he has for Arizona’s internal deal on drought. It came two days ahead of an important meeting of the board of the agency that runs the Central Arizona Project canal system.
By Ricardo Ávila | Friday, Nov. 9, 2018
KANSAS CITY -- Phoenix Rising FC's dream season came to an end Thursday night when the team lost to Louisville City FC in the United Soccer League championship.
By Sean Kilday | Friday, Oct. 26, 2018
Kiana Sears, a Democrat running for the Arizona Corporation Commission, vowed to help Arizona families by keeping utility rates low.