Hot to trot: Phoenix race offering runners big prize to mark 40 years
KTAR Newsroom | August 3, 2015 2:51 pm
PHOENIX — Lace up your shoes and get training, Phoenix athletes, because you could win some big bucks come November. The 2015 3TV Phoenix 10K and Half Marathon is hoping to financially reward two fleet-of-foot runners after the Nov. 1 race — it’s 40th running. “We’re going to give out $1,040 to the first male […]
Arizona group offering free drug testing kits to parents
Corbin Carson | August 3, 2015 12:52 pm
PHOENIX — Going back to school typically means new books, classrooms and outfits, but it can also mean new pressures on kids to try drugs. In response, Scottsdale-based notMYkid is providing parents with free drug testing kits ahead of the school year. “What this does is, No. 1, it helps parents start a dialogue with […]
Main Street Minute: Suburban Phoenix police get $40K grant
KTAR Newsroom | August 3, 2015 12:24 pm
The Glendale Police Department was awarded $40,00 from the Governor’s Office of Highway Safety.
Phoenix-area students head back to school
Jim Cross | August 3, 2015 7:10 am
Vacation is officially over for thousands of Valley children, who returned to school Monday.
Arizona man missing at Grand Canyon found safe
Associated Press | August 3, 2015 6:46 am
An Arizona man who was reported missing at the Grand Canyon has been been found safe.
Phoenix couple gives birth to rare identical triplets
Bob McClay | August 3, 2015 6:00 am
PHOENIX — Sometimes good things come as a surprise. One Phoenix couple has had something rare happen that has made an incredible change to their lives. Travis Bird is a police detective. His wife, Melissa Parham Bird, is an attorney. They wanted their family to grow. “We were trying to get pregnant,” said Melissa. “We have […]
Suspect dies after gunfire exchange with Tucson police
Associated Press | August 2, 2015 2:01 pm
Tucson police say a man has died after exchanging gunfire with officers near the site of a homicide investigation.
Car crash on 48th Street sends 3 to hospital
KTAR.com | August 2, 2015 12:41 pm
Fire crews from Phoenix, Tempe and Guadalupe responded to a vehicle crash on 48th Street that has closed the street near Vineyard in Phoenix and has sent three people to the hospital Sunday.
Residents want more precautions on Camelback Mountain
Associated Press | August 2, 2015 10:40 am
Residents living near one of Phoenix’s most popular hiking destinations want more warnings for what has been a deadly trail at times.
Phoenix man accused of decapitating wife out of hospital
Associated Press | August 2, 2015 10:13 am
A Phoenix man who is accused of killing and decapitating his wife and mutilating himself is out of the hospital and in jail.
Study: Arizona ranks in the top five when it comes to drone flying
KTAR.com | August 2, 2015 8:08 am
When it comes to drones, Arizona has the fifth most approved applications for drone operations according to a new study.
Moody pleased with Gila River Arena’s deal
KTAR.com | August 1, 2015 3:16 pm
The city of Glendale received praise from Moody’s Investors Services following the city’s re-negotiated arena lease agreement with the Arizona Coyotes.
Man found shot to death in northwest Tucson
Associated Press | August 1, 2015 1:05 pm
Tucson police are investigating a late night shooting that left one man dead.
Arizona utilities on track to meet renewable energy goal
Associated Press | August 1, 2015 9:38 am
Several Arizona utilities are poised to meet a goal of 6 percent of renewable energy use next year thanks to utility-scale and rooftop solar projects.
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