By Alexis Kuhbander | Wednesday, July 26, 2017
VERDE RIVER – State officials plan to open Arizona’s newest state park along the Verde River but neighboring landowners fear crowds will compromise safety….
By Alexis Kuhbander | Wednesday, June 14, 2017
LAKE MEAD – Arizona risks losing water rights because of a lingering, nearly two-decade long drought in the Colorado River that could restrict water use ranging from farmers’…
By Alexis Berdine | Wednesday, May 24, 2017
PHOENIX – The ancient Hohokam civilization first built Phoenix’s canal system more than 600 years ago. In the fall, Phoenix officials plan to start a project they hope…
By Alexis Kuhbander | Tuesday, July 4, 2017
FLAGSTAFF – Pension costs for Arizona police officers and firefighters are rising to the point they are overburdening taxpayers, according to a legislative committee that is seeking reforms….
By Alexis Kuhbander | Tuesday, June 27, 2017
TUCSON – Tucson Electric Power proposes to slice $6 million from energy efficiency programs, a move an Arizona consumer-interest group said would hurt residents, small businesses and nonprofit…
By Alexis Kuhbander | Monday, July 17, 2017
PHOENIX – Storms that flooded Burton Barr Central Library over the weekend will leave it closed indefinitely, sending patrons and staff to other library branches in Phoenix….
Arizona residents mark Juneteenth, say schools need to teach about delay in Emancipation Proclamation
By Alexis Kuhbander | Monday, June 19, 2017
PHOENIX – When President Abraham Lincoln signed the Emancipation Proclamation in 1863, giving slaves their freedom, it took more than two years for news to travel to Galveston,…
By Alexis Kuhbander | Friday, May 26, 2017
PHOENIX – Customers can chow down on meals at a discount during Arizona Restaurant Week, getting a chance to sample new cuisine, travel outside their neighborhood and try…
By Alexis Kuhbander | Friday, Aug. 18, 2017
…Alexis Kuhbander speaks to someone who barely avoided a wrong-way collision, along with a public safety official and vehicle-detection system expert, who highlight the importance of the thermal enhancements….
By Alexis Berdine | Thursday, March 9, 2017
PHOENIX – A Phoenix middle school student and cancer patient will be honored Saturday at the seventh annual Run To Fight Children’s Cancer. Emma Kerr, 12, who was…
By Chris Caraveo | Monday, Nov. 16, 2015
Cassie Gannis watched her father, John, race for fun on dirt tracks at Manzanita Speedway and Canyon Raceway in Phoenix when she was a child.
By Alexis Egeland | Friday, April 7, 2017
WASHINGTON – Most Arizona lawmakers agreed Friday that Syria’s apparent use of chemical weapons against civilians called for quick action by the U.S., but some said President Donald…