University of Arizona dedicates USS Arizona memorial, launches special exhibit
KTAR.com | December 7, 2016 5:41 am
The University of Arizona dedicated its memorial to the U.S.S. Arizona over the weekend, days before the 75th anniversary of the attack on Pearl Harbor.
Phoenix-Mesa Gateway Airport reports highest number of October travelers ever
KTAR.com | December 7, 2016 5:31 am
Phoenix-Mesa Gateway Airport said 100,981 passengers passed through during the month, making it the busiest October in the facility’s history.
Memorial dedicated to Tempe’s fallen heroes
Corbin Carson | December 7, 2016 5:15 am
The City of Tempe has dedicated a new memorial to honor its fallen heroes. The memorial pays tribute to five officers, three canines and one firefighter.
Phoenix-area city to kick off outdoor party series this Friday
Mike Sackley | December 7, 2016 5:01 am
The Old Town section of Peoria was recently cleared, allowing city organizers to put together a party that can “pop-up”.
Trump officially announces Pentagon pick Mattis
Associated Press | December 6, 2016 8:07 pm
President-elect Donald Trump officially announces he will nominate retired Marine Gen. James Mattis to be his Defense Secretary.
Judge denies request to push Arpaio’s trial back to April 25
Associated Press | December 6, 2016 7:25 pm
A federal judge has denied a request to push back Sheriff Joe Arpaio’s trial because of the NCAA men’s Final Four basketball tournament.
Sen. Jeff Flake introduces act to increase Border Patrol manpower
KTAR.com | December 6, 2016 6:14 pm
U.S. Sen. Jeff Flake (R-Ariz.) introduced legislation Tuesday designed to boost the number of Border Patrol agents at United States ports of entry.
New Arizona House speaker hires anti-abortion group’s lawyer
Associated Press | December 6, 2016 4:00 pm
The incoming speaker of the Arizona House of Representatives has hired an attorney for an anti-abortion group as counsel for the legislative chamber.
Tucson coalition launches program to pay homeless people $10 per hour
Associated Press | December 6, 2016 2:32 pm
A coalition of nonprofit organizations in Tucson is launching a new program aimed at helping the homeless by giving them jobs cleaning streets.
KTAR.com | December 7, 2016 7:15 amChristmas permits sold out at Tonto National Forest