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Douglas voters reject pay raise for mayor, council

May 18, 2022 The city’s residents voted down about half of the 36 proposed amendments to the city’s charter, though results are not final.

COVID numbers rising in Pima County

May 18, 2022 The county government announced Wednesday it is changing the vaccination rules for employees.

Abortion rights group files longshot Arizona initiative bid

May 18, 2022 The group needs to collect more than 356,000 signatures from registered voters in a little over seven weeks.

Voters overwhelmingly approve Tucson sales tax

May 17, 2022 The money will go for road improvements over a decade.

Two more bills targeting COVID rules head to Ducey's desk

May 17, 2022 The GOP-led Senate voted to block the state from ever adding a COVID-19 vaccine to the list of inoculations schoolchildren must receive to attend public school.

State Senate votes for ethics investigation of Rogers after social media posts on mass shooting

May 16, 2022 The Senate censured Sen. Wendy Rogers, R-Flagstaff, as recently as March.

State health insurance program wrongly ended coverage for some Native children

May 16, 2022 AHCCCS said it is putting new procedures in place following auditor general's report.

For this summer's water forecast, climate experts are looking back to winter

May 16, 2022 Snow is the key to water in Arizona and other the Colorado River Basin states.

High pollution advisory for Tucson on Friday

May 13, 2022 Pima County officials are encouraging anyone especially sensitive to ozone to avoid physical exertion outside until 6 p.m.

Scientists marvel at new black hole image

May 12, 2022 The University of Arizona-led Event Horizon telescope project captured the object in the center of the Milky Way.

Appeals court rules against mine project in Santa Rita Mountains

May 12, 2022 The court cited the planned use of Coronado National Forest land for long-term storage of waste rock and the lack of valuable minerals on the property.

Jan. 6 panel subpoenas Biggs

May 12, 2022 House investigators said Thursday that they have issued subpoenas to House Republican Leader Kevin McCarthy and four other GOP lawmakers.

Voters in Willcox Basin will decide water management future of the area in November

May 11, 2022 The Cochise County Elections Department certified that the county-based group Arizona Water Defenders collected enough signatures for a ballot measure.

Democrats seek criminal charges against Trump Interior head

May 11, 2022 Lawmakers say David Bernhardt pushed for approval of a 28,000-home development near the endangered San Pedro River.

Man put to death in Arizona's first execution since 2014

May 11, 2022 The U.S. Supreme Court rejected a last minute appeal to halt his death by lethal injection.

Stamp Out Hunger food drive coming this Saturday in Tucson

May 10, 2022 The food bank is asking residents to leave out long-lasting food for mail carriers to pick up.

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