Northwest Christian School claims highest enrollment of Phoenix private schools
KTAR.com | September 01, 2014 4:16 pmThe private school with the highest enrollment in the Valley for the second year in a row is Northwest Christian School -- which, true to its name, is in northwest Phoenix.
Gender plays role in type, severity of teen vehicle crashes, study says
Lois M. Collins, Deseret News | September 01, 2014 3:10 pmA study of car crashes by young drivers indicates gender is a significant variable that impacts the type, severity and timing of crashes. Boys crash on weekends and after dark; girls are more apt to hit pedestrians and crash in intersections.
Memorial Day weekend DUI arrests in Arizona up from 2013
KTAR Newsroom | September 01, 2014 2:26 pmDespite fewer traffic stops, Arizona authorities made more DUI arrests over Labor Day weekend than they did during the same holiday weekend in 2013.
Motorcyclist dies while in Mohave County custody
Associated Press | September 01, 2014 11:45 amAuthorities say a motorcyclist who died after being arrested following a traffic stop in the Arizona Strip region was facing a felony warrant out of California.
Missing partygoer found alive near Lake Pleasant marina
Jim Cross | September 01, 2014 10:29 amA man who went missing on Lake Pleasant for several hours overnight and well into Monday was found alive in the afternoon.
New study finds the Southwest might be facing 'megadrought'
Jim Cross | September 01, 2014 8:32 amA study from The University of Arizona, Cornell University and the U.S. Geological Survey says the chances of a "megadrought" that runs 35 years or more ranges from 30 to 40 percent over the next century in the Grand Canyon State.
How they compare: Austin, Phoenix two of the fastest-growing cities in the US
Mark Remillard | September 01, 2014 6:00 amWhen many people think of Austin, Texas, they might imagine any one of the city's various Super Bowl-sized festivals such as Austin City Limits or South by Southwest.
Super Bowl Committee CEO: Issues with Glendale need to be resolved
Bob McClay | September 01, 2014 5:00 amThe head of the Arizona Super Bowl Host Committee said some things need to be settled with the city of Glendale in order to make Super Bowl XLIX a success in February.
New ad promotes Phoenix tourism during the fall
KTAR.com | August 31, 2014 7:56 pmYes, summers in Phoenix can be excruciating, but come fall, it's the Valley's time to shine.
Frank Lloyd Wright school's future divides leaders
Associated Press | August 31, 2014 12:00 pmThe future of the Frank Lloyd Wright School of Architecture has divided the institution named for the iconic designer. The quest to keep its accreditation status has some school board members concerned the degree program will end, while its foundation denied the school is in danger of closing.
Report: Arizona listed as 'toss-up' state in gubernatorial race
Christina Estes | August 31, 2014 9:45 amA new poll released Sunday showed the race to succeed Republican Jan Brewer is a dead heat.
Dispute outside Valley residence leaves one dead, one injured
KTAR Newsroom | August 31, 2014 9:06 amGunfire outside a central Phoenix home left one dead and one injured early Sunday morning.
Retired Phoenix officer arrested for child porn
Associated Press | August 31, 2014 8:22 amPhoenix police say a retired sergeant has been arrested for allegedly possessing images of child pornography in his home.
Pizzeria Bianco ranked among top pizza in US again
KTAR.com | August 31, 2014 8:06 amPizzeria Bianco in Phoenix yet again receives national praise for its fare.
Phoenix man arrested for the alleged murder of ex-girlfriend
KTAR Newsroom | August 31, 2014 8:05 amA stabbing at a Phoenix home left one dead Saturday afternoon and another behind bars.
Renewable-energy project gives state fastest clean-energy job growth
Brittany Bade/Cronkite News Service | August 31, 2014 8:04 amArizona businesses announced plans earlier this year to hire more than 3,000 workers in clean-energy industries, letting the state claim the biggest growth in renewable-energy jobs in the nation for the second quarter of 2014.
5 things to watch in Arizona's November elections
Associated Press | August 30, 2014 6:43 pmElecting a replacement for Republican Gov. Jan Brewer tops the list of items to watch in Arizona's November general election. Voters also will choose a new secretary of state, attorney general, treasurer and top schools official.
Sylvia Allen to replace deceased Arizona state senator
Associated Press | August 30, 2014 4:00 pmRepublican party officials have chosen a former Arizona legislator to run for a state Senate seat left vacant by a lawmaker's death.
Crashes cause delays on I-17 in north Phoenix
Associated Press | August 30, 2014 3:21 pmSeveral crashes in north Phoenix are causing delays for Labor Day weekend travelers on a major interstate.
Northern Arizona University sees record number of freshmen
Associated Press | August 30, 2014 2:00 pmA record number of freshmen are hitting the books at Northern Arizona University this fall.
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