Arizona voter initiatives aim to legalize all drugs, marijuana in 2018 election
KTAR.com | March 23, 2017 7:13 pm
Secretary of State Michele Reagan’s office filed two new initiatives on Thursday, one that aims to legalize all drugs and another that aims to legalize marijuana in Arizona.
Arizona Senate panel advances bill for prison notifications
Associated Press | March 23, 2017 7:02 pm
An Arizona Senate panel has advanced a bill that would require the Department of Corrections to notify residents and schools when it plans to open a new facility nearby.
Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey signs initiative signature bill into law
KTAR.com | March 23, 2017 5:39 pm
Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey has signed a bill into law that will bar groups aiming to put voter initiatives on the ballot from paying petition circulators per signature.
Cell tower in Arizona canyon approved despite opposition
Associated Press | March 23, 2017 3:15 pm
A scenic Arizona canyon will soon have much-needed cell phone coverage thanks to a newly approved tower.
March Madness: Your guide to the NCAA Final Four in Phoenix
Carter Nacke | March 23, 2017 2:31 pm
For the next week and change, the only thing on the mind of most people in the Phoenix area will be the NCAA Final Four tournament.
Maricopa County leads nation in annual population growth
Jade Carter | March 23, 2017 1:48 pm
Maricopa County became the county with the highest annual population growth in the nation in a report released from the United States Census Bureau on Thursday.
Arizona ranks among top states for job growth from 2016-2017
Arren Kimbel-Sannit/Cronkite News | March 23, 2017 10:47 am
Arizona added 54,700 jobs from January 2016 to January 2017, a 2 percent increase that put it near the top of states for job growth, according to a jobs report released this month by the Bureau of Labor Statistics.
Arizona home billed as world’s tallest family house back on the market for $1.5M
KTAR.com | March 23, 2017 10:23 am
A central Arizona house that has been billed as the tallest single-family home in the world is back on the market for a cool $1.5 million.
Israeli police arrest suspect in bomb threats made to Jewish centers
KTAR.com | March 23, 2017 7:05 am
Police in Israel said they have arrested a teenager suspected of making a string of bomb threats targeting Jewish community centers in the United States.
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