Arizona’s teacher shortage has reached ‘crisis levels,’ report finds
KTAR.com | April 22, 2017 7:59 am
The teacher shortage in Arizona has hit “crisis levels,” as the number of educators leaving the profession each year has outpaced the number of education degrees produced.
Police investigation outside Chase Field in downtown Phoenix forces short evacuation
KTAR.com | April 21, 2017 4:28 pm
Parts of Chase Field were evacuated Friday during a police investigation at the downtown Phoenix facility. Employees were later given the all-clear.
Person of interest in Phoenix Street Serial Shooter case in custody
KTAR.com | April 21, 2017 2:48 pm
A person of interest in the Phoenix Street Serial Shooter case is in custody, multiple media outlets and sources close to KTAR News said.
Winners unveiled in Arizona clever freeway signs contest
KTAR.com | April 21, 2017 11:48 am
The Arizona Department of Transportation has unveiled the 20 finalists in its contest to create your own clever freeway sign.
Phoenix Sky Harbor pushing for second direct overseas flight
KTAR.com | April 21, 2017 10:42 am
Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport is looking to add a second direct flight to an overseas destination, an official said Friday.
Crash closes westbound Loop 202 freeway in Phoenix
KTAR.com | April 21, 2017 9:31 am
Drivers who were heading into work a little late on Friday ran into a major snag on the Loop 202 freeway in Phoenix.
Phoenix woman gets $10,000 surprise on ‘Ellen DeGeneres Show’
KTAR.com | April 21, 2017 5:30 am
Just making an appearance on a television show would be enough of a treat, but one Phoenix woman got to be a guest on a show and get $10,000 at the same time.
Phoenix man arrested for euthanizing dog with sledgehammer
Associated Press | April 20, 2017 2:55 pm
A Phoenix man who struck an injured dog with a sledgehammer as children screamed at him to not kill the animal told investigators it was a mercy killing.
Valley pest control companies responding to more calls about houseflies
KTAR.com | April 20, 2017 2:33 pm
Local pest control companies are responding to more calls about house flies as Arizona gears up for summer temperatures.
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