November 2016

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The federal government has contracts with more than 180 privately run halfway houses across the country. There are at least seven in Arizona located in Phoenix, Tucson and Florence.
November 30, 2016
Diane Douglas
State Schools Superintendent Diane Douglas has released a plan she says would improve public education in Arizona.
November 29, 2016
Chad Taylor moved his family to Buckeye at the height of the recession, and he got a great deal on a home. Taylor’s water bills averaged less than $200 month until this year, when it jumped to $800.
November 29, 2016
Greg Peterson
The Arizona Department of Water Resources recently issued a reminder of sorts to farmers and community gardeners in the Valley — that they could be in violation of the Groundwater Management Act of 1980.
November 29, 2016
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This season has been a surprise for the Arizona Cardinals — but not really in any way a good surprise.
November 29, 2016
doctor looking at xray
Arizona’s physician shortage has been well documented, and a coalition of health-care groups and universities is trying to reduce it.
November 29, 2016
Three years after a devastating wildfire took the lives of 19 wildland firefighters, the families of the Granite Mountain Hotshots have a new place to remember the loved ones they lost.
November 29, 2016
The Maricopa County Community College District governing board held a special meeting in Glendale on Monday night to explain plans to consolidate administration of 10 colleges currently under the district umbrella.
November 29, 2016
The Buckeye City Council has nixed a plan to increase residential water rates next year, and officials say an overall restructuring of rates could lead to a drop in some people’s water bills.
November 29, 2016
Phoenix council invocation
When Phoenix City Councilman Bill Gates stepped down to run for the Maricopa County Board of Supervisors in May, he left a coveted seat on the council open.
November 28, 2016

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