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Tohono Oodham Nation Breaks Ground on Glendale Area Casino
The Tohono O’odham Nation broke ground on its West Valley Casino on Thursday. Contractors estimate the entire project will be completed within three years.
Aug. 28, 2014
Building Featured In Psycho Has New Developers
The city-owned Barrister Place building, known for being featured in the 1960s movie “Psycho,” is being cast in a new role in downtown Phoenix.
Aug. 28, 2014
In Schools Race, Democrat Garcia Gets A Bump From Moderate Republicans
Democrat David Garcia is running for state superintendent of education. His campaign saw a significant boost in contributions following Tuesday’s primary election.
Aug. 28, 2014
Glendale Cop Killer Sentenced To Death
Brian Hulsey was sentenced to death Thursday for the 2007 fatal shooting of a Glendale police officer.
Aug. 28, 2014
ASU Football Team Opens Season After Stadium Alterations
The Arizona State University football team faces Weber State in its Thursday night season opener. It was the team's first game since its stadium lost a few thousand seats.
Aug. 28, 2014
Arizona Gas Prices Drop Before Labor Day
In advance of Labor Day, gas prices around Arizona dropped for the eighth straight week.
Aug. 28, 2014
Still No Winner In Arizonas 1st Congressional District Race
The Congressional race in Arizona’s 1st District is still too close to call. Only about 380 votes separate the two Republicans who want to unseat Democratic incumbent Ann Kirkpatrick.
Aug. 28, 2014
Attack Ads Start In Arizona Governors Race
Just a day after Republican Doug Ducey won his party’s nomination for governor, the gloves are off.
Aug. 28, 2014
Landslide Road Repair On US 89 Underway
Construction on U.S. 89 south of Page is underway. About 500 feet of the road gave way in February of last year following a landslide.
Aug. 28, 2014
Tohono Oodham Nation To Break Ground On West Valley Casino
The Tohono O’odham Nation plans to break ground on its West Valley casino on Thursday morning, but some say the move has its risks.
Aug. 28, 2014
Cochise County Reports Problems With Vote Tallies
Cochise County elections officials say they’ve had to reprocess more than 20,000 ballots from Tuesday's election. The problem is being blamed on an apparent computer glitch.
Aug. 27, 2014
Flood Information Center To Open In New River
Maricopa County will open a citizens’ flood recovery information center in New River today. It is designed to assist residents affected by last week’s flooding.
Aug. 27, 2014
Valley-Based Sweet Republic On List Of Best Frozen Desserts In America
Valley-based shop Sweet Republic was named on a list of the top ten best frozen desserts in America.
Aug. 27, 2014
Faith Leaders Discuss Role Of Religion In Communities
We continued our series on community—We Are The Valley—with a conversation on the impact of religion and spirituality.
Aug. 27, 2014
Report Explores Data Breach At Arizona Terror Center
The seriousness of data breaches has become more intense in recent months. Whether it’s information on customers who shop at Target or eat at P.F. Chang’s, concern about privacy protection is growing.
Aug. 27, 2014
What Tuesdays Trends Mean For Novembers General Election
Arizona’s primary election will lead to a brief breather from campaign intensity, though it’s going to ramp up again quite soon.
Aug. 27, 2014
Pets On Parade TV Host Marge Wright Dies At 89
One of Arizona’s most dedicated animal shelter volunteers has died. Marge Wright hosted the local TV show “Pets On Parade” for more than four decades.
Aug. 27, 2014
Groups Join Together To Protect Watershed From Wildfires
Government and business leaders have agreed to work on a plan to protect a key reservoir north of Payson from wildfires.
Aug. 27, 2014
ACLU Looks At Next Steps In Review Of Extended Execution
The Arizona Department of Corrections has chosen a firm to review its investigation of the nearly two-hour execution of Joseph Rudolph Wood.
Aug. 27, 2014
Feds Prosecuting More Indian Country Crime Cases
A U.S. Justice Department report released Tuesday shows over the last three years the U.S. Attorney’s Office has prosecuted a lot more Indian Nation cases than previous years.
Aug. 27, 2014

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