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Wildfire-vulnerable communities search for ways to live with growing threat

SHINGLETOWN, Calif. – Despite federal fire suppression costs quadrupling and an increase in employed firefighters, the damages caused by wildfires has increased fivefold.


Out of sight is out of mind: Small communities struggle in the shadow of larger disasters

OSO, Wash. – Communities devastated by smaller disasters receive a fraction of the national attention and the funding.


As Museum Fire grows, neighborhoods north of Flagstaff are on edge

FLAGSTAFF – The Museum Fire burning a mile north of Flagstaff has residents in the area on high alert as crews battle the 1,800 acre blaze.


30 more Phoenix police officers trained to use Narcan in opioid overdoses

PHOENIX – NARCAN’s nasal spray will reverse the potential overdose with the hope of saving lives.


‘Non-soon season’: Arizona’s dry heat is delaying the start of summer rains

PHOENIX – Arizona’s rainy season has yet to begin due to a delayed start to crucial weather systems. Though monsoon season holds 30 percent of the Valley’s rainfall, Phoenix has seen none since the start of June.


Pros, no cons: With hiring of Marvin Lewis, ASU shows strong belief in NFL model

TEMPE – Marvin Lewis is another addition to the Sun Devils staff with time in the NFL.


Lack of funds makes it more difficult for refugee women in Arizona to set up new lives

PHOENIX – Due to the responsibility of child care, a higher rate of experiencing sexual violence, financial dependency and less access to education and lack of confidence, refugee women experience tribulation when resettling in new countries.


Smartphones, Snapchat, Instagram transform how today’s teens bully each other

PHOENIX – Increased accessibility to Wi-Fi, cellphones and social media platforms continues to transform how teens bully one another.


Crossroads: Ridesharing, delivery services, population boom challenge transit planners

PHOENIX – Transportation planners in Maricopa County work to provide sustainable mobility for a growing metro Phoenix.


Thursday forecast: Hot, with a high pollution advisory

PHOENIX – High pressure returns to the Southwest over next few days, bringing the first triple digits of the year to the Valley.


Thursday forecast: The 90s are back, staying sunny and dry

PHOENIX – High pressure returns to the Southwest, bringing the 90s back to central Arizona.


‘A really sad night’: Beloved sports shrine Don & Charlie’s closes its doors

SCOTTSDALE – After nearly 40 years in business, Don & Charlie’s closed its doors Wednesday night leaving behind a full legacy.