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Top Clicks of March 2017

Apr 3, 2017, 3:50 PM

Each month in 2017, KTAR.com will feature the top 10 stories from the past month.

March’s headlines on our site were absolutely dominated by several amazing homes for sale in Arizona, including the former house owned by Los Angeles Dodgers outfielder Andre Ethier and what has been billed as the tallest single-family residence in the world.

Stories about a high-speed car chase through Phoenix that left one person dead and the release of a man accused of planning an ISIS-inspired terror attack were also popular.

Body of Isabel Celis, Tucson girl missing for 5 years, found in Arizona desertThe body of a Tucson girl who went missing five years ago has been found in a remote desert, police said Friday.Read the full story. Phoenix man accused of planning ISIS-inspired terror attack releasedA 30-year-old Phoenix man accused of plotting to carry out a “lone wolf” attack inspired by the Islamic State has been released from jail after posting bail.Read the full story. Fan-made ‘The Last Jedi’ trailer fakes out ‘Star Wars’ fans onlineIf you have been on social media at all the past few days, you’ve probably caught the new trailer for the latest “Star Wars” film, “The Last Jedi.”Read the full story. ADOT unveils finalists in clever freeway signs contestThe Arizona Department of Transportation has unveiled the 20 finalists in its contest to create your own clever freeway sign.Read the full story. Driver leads police on fatal high-speed chase across north Phoenix areaA driver led police officers on a high-speed chase across parts of the north Valley on Wednesday that ended with the driver dead.Read the full story. New York Yankees hitter Billy Butler sells Paradise Valley mansion for $4.6MA designated hitter for the New York Yankees has sold his Paradise Valley mansion for more than $4.6 million.Read the full story. Arizona home billed as world’s tallest family house back on the market for $1.5MThis sure beats a tree house! A central Arizona house that has been billed as the tallest single-family home in the world is back on the market.Read the full story. European-inspired house up for $8.3 million sale in ScottsdaleSeeing the architecture and noticing the exquisite detail put into European structures can be a traveler’s favorite part of a foreign trip.Read the full story. Looking for a place? Scottsdale site of HGTV’s 2017 Smart Home giveawayFor the next year, HGTV viewers are going to be salivating over the channel’s annual dream home giveaway, as they are every time it is introduced.Read the full story. Top story: Living large: Dodgers outfielder Andre Ethier selling Phoenix-area home for $5MIf you’re in the market for a new home, or just have an extra $5 million burning a hole in your pocket, good news: Los Angeles Dodgers outfielder Andre Ethier is putting his Gilbert house up for sale.Read the full story.

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