October 2017

Arizona state Capitol
There are at least two sides to every story. Well, we certainly have two sides to this story about our state Capitol building. There's the original Capitol building, the one with the shiny copper dome and the granite walls and Roman columns, and the brutalist behemoth known as the Executive Tower that was built in the '70s.
October 20, 2017
Charissa Lucille
Phoenix has a thriving local arts scene from First Friday's downtown to burgeoning live music venues filled with local bands. But have you heard of the local zine scene? These DIY small press publications are a growing area of interest in the region, and this weekend, they're bringing together more than 70 local vendors to share and sell their zines at the Phoenix Zine Fest.
October 20, 2017
Drew Scott
Twins Drew and Jonathan Scott are all over HGTV, between their original show, "Property Brothers," and others, including "Buying and Selling." And the brothers will be in the Valley this weekend — doing a stage show at the Maricopa County Home and Garden Show at WestWorld of Scottsdale.
October 20, 2017
Only the Brave
In the summer of 2013, one of the deadliest wildfires in U.S. history killed 19 firefighters from Prescott. The Granite Mountain Hotshots were cut off from their escape route and the shelters they carried could not withstand the fire’s heat. Their story is now immortalized in the film “Only The Brave."
October 20, 2017
Earlier this week, acting Immigration and Customs Enforcement Director Tom Homan announced ICE will be dramatically stepping up crackdowns on employers who hire undocumented immigrants.
October 20, 2017
Lost Lake Festival
The Lost Lake music festival kicks off in Phoenix today. It’s expected to attract tens of thousands of people and festival organizers say they’re taking security concerns seriously in light of the recent mass shooting in Las Vegas.
October 20, 2017
Boy Scouts
Earlier this month, the Boy Scouts of America announced that girls will be welcomed into some scouting programs, including its Cub Scouts program in 2018.
October 20, 2017
Sun Corridor
Southern Arizona’s economic development entity took stock of its performance on Thursday at its annual meeting. Joe Snell is president and CEO of Sun Corridor Inc., and he joins me.
October 20, 2017
It’s time for our Friday NewsCap segment. This we we feature former legislative leader and former gubernatorial chief of staff Chris Herstam and Jon Gabriel, editor in chief of Ricochet.com and an Arizona Republic contributor.
October 20, 2017
Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey
Gov. Doug Ducey is in the U.K. this week, looking to position the state to compete for jobs internationally.
October 20, 2017

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