Officials: Vegas-bound travelers to hit delays on US 93 highway
Jessica Suerth | August 28, 2015 7:15 pm
ADOT officials are urging drivers to be aware while travelling on the US 93 north of Wickenburg, Arizona, while construction of the highway continues.
Bacteria outbreak forces Phoenix VA to relocate patients
KTAR Newsroom | August 28, 2015 6:01 pm
Officials at the Phoenix VA were forced to relocate several patients after discovering unacceptable levels of the bacteria legionella in the water system.
Anti-prostitution billboard placed near Phoenix’s Sky Harbor Airport
Bob McClay | August 28, 2015 5:31 pm
An anti-prostitution billboard has recently been enacted right outside of Phoenix’s Sky Harbor Airport.
Report: Phoenix-area couple had meth in system at time of death
Associated Press | August 28, 2015 5:28 pm
A Phoenix-area couple found murdered and buried in a yard two months ago both had amphetamines and methamphetamine in their systems, according to reports.
Wells in Arizona town run dry; 400-plus residents without water
Associated Press | August 28, 2015 3:17 pm
Cochise County authorities are going door-to-door to alert and assist residents in the small Arizona town of Bowie after water wells in the area have run dry.
Tucson, Ariz.- based copper-mining giant Asarco to shut down
Associated Press | August 28, 2015 2:21 pm
Tucson, Arizona-based copper-mining giant Asarco is preparing to shut down operations of its Hayden concentrator, resulting in the potential loss of more than 200 jobs.
Sheriff Joe Arpaio lawyer hopeful that contempt case will get settled
Associated Press | August 28, 2015 1:24 pm
A lawyer for Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio expressed hope that a contempt-of-court case could be settled before a hearing next month.
No time to miss him: Phoenix jail inmate re-arrested minutes after release
Associated Press | August 28, 2015 1:22 pm
PHOENIX — A man released from a Phoenix jail was back in custody minutes afterwards on other charges. David Spurlock returned to jail on charges of trying to steal a semi-truck from steps away from the facility. Maricopa County Sheriff’s officials said the 29-year-oldwas being held without bond after he was booked back into the […]
Survey: Scottsdale, Peoria rank among best cities for retirement
Sloane Kingston | August 28, 2015 11:57 am
Scottsdale and Peoria both rank in the top 10 for best cities where to retire, according to a survey on WalletHub.
Shortcomings could cost University of Arizona medical school accreditation
KTAR.com | August 28, 2015 10:31 am
University of Arizona College of Medicine-Phoenix could potentially lose its accreditation after a recent site review put them on warning status.
Main Street Minute: Scottsdale police, fast-food eatery hiring
KTAR Newsroom | August 28, 2015 9:56 am
The Scottsdale Police Department has several openings and fast-food chicken eatery Raising Cane’s is also hiring.
Arizona legislator leaving for education job in Nevada
KTAR.com | August 28, 2015 8:38 am
Arizona Sen. Ed Abeleser announced he will be leaving his seat to take a job with the Nevada Department of Education.
Suburban Phoenix park staff hit trails with water, safety warning
Jim Cross | August 28, 2015 7:22 am
With another hot weekend coming, Glendale Parks and Recreation hit the trails Friday morning at Thunderbird Conservation Park to deliver a message to visitors: be safe, drink water.
Weekend Valley freeway travel advisory for Aug. 28-31
KTAR Newsroom | August 28, 2015 6:00 am
According to the Arizona Department of Transportation, the following travel advisories have been issued for the weekend of Aug. 28.
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