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Free pizza at Blaze Fire'd Pizza June 23 to celebrate grand opening

Fri, 23 Jun 2017 21:56:07 GMT

After opening its sixth Arizona location Thursday, Blaze is offering free pizza to customers from 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. Friday. Free pizza at Blaze Fire'd Pizza June 23 to celebrate grand opening After opening its sixth Arizona location Thursday, Blaze is offering free pizza to customers from 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. Friday.




The Latest: Arizona hospitals: Health bill devastating

Fri, 23 Jun 2017 15:16:58 GMT

The association representing Arizona's hospitals says the Senate bill repealing much of the Affordable Care Act would be devastating to millions of Americans who rely on Medicaid for their care. The Arizona Hospital and Healthcare Association issued a statement after Thursday's release of the Senate bill saying it has been calling on leaders in Washington for months to find a workable replacement.




Healthy food, sustainability among new LFA Southern Arizona director's aims

Fri, 23 Jun 2017 10:49:54 GMT

Grab your Golden Coupon and gear up to save and celebrate Tucson businesses during Independents Week. Promoted by Local First Arizona, Tucson's version of this national event will take place July 1-9.




Arizona Rick the Balloon Cowboy to visit Copper Corridor

Fri, 23 Jun 2017 06:54:17 GMT

Arizona Rick the Balloon Cowboy is an artist with balloons. He's also quite a showman .




Judge accepts sweeping reforms of Arizona death penalty protocols

Fri, 23 Jun 2017 02:55:58 GMT

FILE PHOTO: The execution chamber at the Arizona State Prison Complex- Florence - HU9 is shown in the screen grab from a video provided by the Arizona Department of Corrections March 4, 2015. A U.S. judge accepted on Thursday major revisions to Arizona's death penalty procedures, such as eliminating paralytic drugs in lethal injections and giving witnesses more access to watch prisoners inside the death chamber, a lawyer for the death row inmates said.




Federal judge lifts stay on Arizona executions

Fri, 23 Jun 2017 02:55:57 GMT

Federal judge lifts stay on Arizona executions Arizona can legally resume executions, but doesn't have the drugs to do so. Check out this story on azcentral.com: http://azc.cc/2tA1G7w Midazolam is supposed to prevent condemned prisoners from suffering while they die.




Peep this Arizona lawmaker who doesn't want college students to vote

Fri, 23 Jun 2017 02:55:56 GMT

Voting matters, period. In fact, Arizona State Rep. Bob Thorpe thinks that a college student's vote matters so much that it waters down his district.




Brush fire shuts down Arizona interstates

Fri, 23 Jun 2017 00:52:19 GMT

Westbound Loop 303 has been shut down, as well as both directions of Interstate 17 because of heavy smoke in the area. Officials say as of 4 p.m., the fire is 80 acres and is still "spreading rapidly."




Oversight of Arizona ESA school-voucher program 'almost a sham'

Thu, 22 Jun 2017 20:32:32 GMT

Lawmakers were told in 2011 that oversight of the voucher program was so weak, it "was almost a sham." Little has changed.




Many Arizona schools hire underqualified, inexperienced teachers to fill gaps

Thu, 22 Jun 2017 16:06:43 GMT

An analysis by The Republic shows that 22% of Arizona teachers during the 2016-17 term were not qualified or had less than 2 years of experience. Many Arizona schools hire underqualified, inexperienced teachers to fill gaps An analysis by The Republic shows that 22% of Arizona teachers during the 2016-17 term were not qualified or had less than 2 years of experience.




New, stricter fire restrictions at Coconino National Forest

Thu, 22 Jun 2017 11:47:04 GMT

Coconino National Forest officials are implementing more fire restrictions starting Thursday due to the hot weather and an increase in abandoned campfires. The new restrictions ban any fires, campfires and the use of charcoal, coal and wood stoves.




Arizona courts back away from cash-bail system; bond companies worried

Thu, 22 Jun 2017 07:47:13 GMT

Arizona's bail system is in reform as courts minimize the traditional cash system in favor of risk-based analysis. But the move is drawing criticism.




Pro tips for Arizona employers to provide paid sick leave starting July 1

Thu, 22 Jun 2017 03:48:36 GMT

Here are the top ten things businesses need to know to comply with Prop. 206: The Fair Wages and Healthy Families Act requirement to provide paid sick leave starting July 1, 2017.




Breast cancer non-profit Susan G. Komen Arizona to shut its doors; October race canceled

Wed, 21 Jun 2017 23:41:24 GMT

The non-profit dedicated to breast cancer research and prevention said financial challenges and lower event participation prompted its decision. Breast cancer non-profit Susan G. Komen Arizona to shut its doors; October race canceled The non-profit dedicated to breast cancer research and prevention said financial challenges and lower event participation prompted its decision.




Arizona motor vehicle crash deaths rose in 2016 30 mins ago

Wed, 21 Jun 2017 19:20:45 GMT

Traffic fatalities in Arizona rose for the second straight year, and the leading factor is driver behavior including speeding, impairment, and lack of seat belt use. The Arizona Department of Transportation's annual Motor Vehicle Crash Facts report says 962 were killed in motor vehicle crashes in 2016, 65 more than 2015.




California cotton acreage up one-third, Arizona grows 22 percent

Wed, 21 Jun 2017 14:50:40 GMT

California cotton acreage could be at its highest in several years, according to a recent survey by the state Pink Bollworm Program. At nearly 292,000 acres, cotton acreage will be up about 33 percent from 2016 plantings.




Dust storm leads to fatal 25-car pileup near AZ, NM border

Wed, 21 Jun 2017 10:33:30 GMT

Several people were killed in a massive pileup near the border of Arizona and New Mexico on Monday, according to authorities, who attributed the crash to a dust storm. The New Mexico State Police Department said 25 vehicles - including 18 commercial motor vehicles and seven passengers vehicles - were involved in the crash, resulting in multiple fatalities, and injuries, ABC affiliate KVIA reported.