Wed, 28 Sep 2016 02:04:26 GMT
Trainers work with dolphins in a 900,000-gallon pool of salt water at Dolphinaris Arizona on the Salt River Reservation. The attraction, which has generated controversy for bringing captive dolphins to the desert, will open Oct. 15, 2016.
Tue, 27 Sep 2016 17:17:20 GMT
AZ Memo: Debate takeaways; new Arizona crime statistics; Frey statue in Winslow; weather forecast and more Good morning, Arizona. Here's what you need to know today.
Tue, 27 Sep 2016 12:48:58 GMT
Several Arizona school officials threw their support behind Prop. 205 on Thursday, highlighting the much-needed revenue that will be raised for K-12 education if voters approve the initiative to regulate and tax marijuana like alcohol.
Tue, 27 Sep 2016 08:43:12 GMT
An announcement by Ducey's office says the delegation will visit Toronto Oct. 4-6 and Montreal on Oct. 6-7. The visit to Toronto will include an address by a Ducey to a public affairs forum.
Tue, 27 Sep 2016 04:43:08 GMT
Jewish News has won first place in the Arizona Newspapers Association 2016 Better Newspapers Contest for the Best of Jewish Women magazine, in the Special Section/Newspaper Supplement/Magazine category. Jewish News received its award in Division 2, for Arizona nondaily newspapers with a circulation of 3,500 to 10,000.
Tue, 27 Sep 2016 00:09:39 GMT
" A historic hotel on the Arizona-Mexico border could be shut down for good if no one steps forward to purchase it. The extravagant Gadsden Hotel in Douglas has been featured in movies and ghost hunting TV shows, reported KOLD-TV .
Mon, 26 Sep 2016 20:04:04 GMT
In a story Sept. 25 about Nevada's recreational marijuana ballot measure, The Associated Press erroneously reported the four other states voting on marijuana legalization this fall.
Mon, 26 Sep 2016 20:04:03 GMT
Nestled between the Cochise Stronghold and the mighty Chiricahuas is one of rural Arizona's biggest economic engines: the Apache Generating Station.
Mon, 26 Sep 2016 17:51:32 GMT
A group that backs widening a program that allows public school kids to spendEarlier this year, state lawmakers came close to allowing children in Arizona public schools to take tax money and use it towards private school and other education expenses Group aids Arizona allies in fight to expand public money for private schools A group that backs widening a program that allows public school kids to spendEarlier this year, state lawmakers came close to allowing children in Arizona public schools to take tax money and use it towards private school and other education expenses Check out this story on azcentral.com: http://azc.cc/2dtxTsi A Washington, D.C., group that backs widening a program to allow students to use public money for private education is influencing Arizona election.
Mon, 26 Sep 2016 13:29:08 GMT
The USA TODAY Network is spending time in eight counties in eight states, exploring the key electoral themes that could decide this fall's election. Each week from now until the election, we will feature a different one.
Mon, 26 Sep 2016 11:16:08 GMT
If you have been diagnosed with mesothelioma in Arizona please think nationally when it comes to mesothelioma attorneys and call us anytime at 800-714-0303 for the names of the top two or three NEW YORK, NEW YORK, USA, September 26, 2016 / EINPresswire.com / -- The Arizona Mesothelioma Victims Center says, "We are urging a US Navy Veteran or energy worker in Arizona with confirmed mesothelioma to call us anytime at 800-714-0303 to ensure their compensation claim is being fast tracked by one of the nation's most skilled and experienced mesothelioma attorneys.
Mon, 26 Sep 2016 05:29:43 GMT
The Republic won daily honors and the Navajo Times claimed the weekly award for Arizona Newspaper of the Year, presented Saturday at the Wild Horse Pass Hotel and Casino. Journalists were also honored for their stories and individual accomplishments.
Mon, 26 Sep 2016 01:34:40 GMT
A woman was assaulted early Sunday morning after pulling over on the Loop 101 in Tempe to assist a stranded group, authorities said. Woman assaulted after stopping to help stranded Loop 101 group A woman was assaulted early Sunday morning after pulling over on the Loop 101 in Tempe to assist a stranded group, authorities said.
Sun, 25 Sep 2016 21:40:51 GMT
A Tucson judge who was accused of profanity, gender bias and improper statements and actions from the bench is stepping down and will not appear on the November ballot. He retires Dec. 31 and told the Arizona Daily Star that he plans to enter private practice, focusing on alternative dispute resolution.
Sun, 25 Sep 2016 17:43:03 GMT
Nevada joins California, Arizona, Massachusetts and Arizona as one of five states voting this November on whether to legalize recreational marijuana. Here are things to know about Question 2: If the measure passes the statewide ballot in November, it would allow adults to legally possess up to one ounce of marijuana, or 1/8 ounce of concentrated marijuana, effective Jan. 1. The measure directs the Nevada Department of Taxation to adopt regulations by the end of 2017 on details such as how to issue recreational marijuana business licenses, how to prevent the substance from getting to people under the age of 21 and how to test marijuana's potency.
Sun, 25 Sep 2016 15:40:08 GMT
Disclosure about financing of the anti-medical marijuana campaign in Arkansas is so far lacking, but it's no secret what's happened in other states - pharmaceutical companies have worked to defeat medical marijuana laws because they create competition. For example, here's one article , which notes that lobbying by Big Pharma has long been evident, but says now the efforts have become more direct: Recently, we saw the first direct evidence that pharmaceutical companies are now working to defeat marijuana legalization efforts, acknowledging that their intent is to protect their market in synthetic opioid drugs.
Sun, 25 Sep 2016 11:40:57 GMT
Two back-to-back public forums focusing on state-related topics is scheduled for Wednesday, at Yavapai College 's Clarkdale campus, according to a release from Arizona Town Hall officials. The first forum, a community outreach program titled "Arizona and Mexico," is slated for 11 a.m. until noon in Building G, room 105.