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The Buzz: Arizona's growing wine industry

Mar 24, 2023 State lawmakers celebrate Arizona Wine Month as wine's place in the state's economy grows

Baseball is back! Cactus League expects full crowds, significant economic impact with 2023 spring training

Mar 5, 2023 The Cactus League has been forced to pivot the last three years with the global pandemic and MLB lockout changing the way the league brought in its revenue.

The first-ever "Tombstone Festival of Western Books" to be celebrated

Feb 27, 2023 Residents are holding the event ahead of the Tucson Festival of Books

Teacher shortage crisis continues to plague Arizona

Feb 27, 2023 More than 20 percent of teacher vacancies across the state this year remain unfilled

‘It’s not just about salary’: Workers’ market gives employees opportunities, help against inflation headwinds

Feb 25, 2023 Hourly wages in the state grew 5.7% from December 2021 to December 2022.

Arizona governor vetoes bill eliminating tax on rentals

Feb 23, 2023 The state does not tax rent payments, but many local governments do.

Closed Century Park theater demolished for new Pascua Yaqui casino

Feb 21, 2023 Congress designates Old Pascua as tribal land.

Study suggests office workers need more sound

Feb 15, 2023 The findings could help designers create better staff environments.

AG Mayes withdraws Arizona's part investigating investment firms and sustainability practices

Feb 14, 2023 The investigation started under the previous attorney general, Mark Brnovich.

Report reveals Super Bowl scale economic impact from UA Space Sciences

Feb 9, 2023 Astronomy, optical sciences and space exploration generate significant money and jobs for Southern Arizona.

NFL extracts significant price for Super Bowl host cities

Feb 8, 2023 The pro league is not required to share revenue it generates from Super Bowl 57 in Phoenix

Super Bowl draws epic air show of private planes to Phoenix

Feb 7, 2023 Private jets drive air traffic during NFL championship each year.

Building the future: Trade occupations encouraged as demand for skilled labor grows

Jan 29, 2023 The Arizona Commerce Authority estimates that by 2030, the number of people employed in construction and manufacturing jobs in the state are expected to rise 30% and more than 20%, respectively.

The Buzz: Sports Betting in Arizona

Jan 27, 2023 Arizona has always been a destination for major sporting events, but those within the state now also have the ability to gamble on the outcomes of those games.

High school students build a road-worthy electric vehicle

Jan 21, 2023 All the parts for the roadworthy EV the students are constructing this semester came from Switch Vehicles in California.

Arizona tracks money transfers to Mexico

Jan 20, 2023 ACLU calls it abuse, wants database shut down.

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