August 2019

chronic wasting disease
Arizona’s neighboring states — Utah, Colorado and New Mexico — have all recorded incidents of Chronic Wasting Disease. In an attempt to keep the disease from coming into Arizona, the state’s Game and Fish Department is taking a number of steps.
Aug. 22, 2019
crowd waiting for bats to appear
Listen to Hally Cokenias leading a tour of the Phoenix Bat Cave as they watch the nocturnal creatures to fly into the night.
Aug. 22, 2019
wheelchair user
The Valley is no longer under an excessive heat warning, but temperatures are still expected to approach 110 today. But bus riders with disabilities, in particular, face a number of challenges when the temperatures rise.
Aug. 22, 2019
Monte Lady and the Tramp
Two-year-old terrier mix "Monte" was rescued by HALO Animal Rescue last year, and Hollywood scouts fell in love with the friendly mutt.
Aug. 22, 2019
Phoenix police push crowds of protesters away
Two years ago today, President Trump held a rally in Phoenix that saw clashes between police and protesters. ASU criminologist Ed Maguire was observing with three PhD students when he found himself more directly involved than he’d expected.
Aug. 22, 2019
valley fever rountable
On Wednesday, two Arizona congressmen discussed a bipartisan measure they hope will combat Valley fever.
Aug. 22, 2019
Jose Garibay
On the Arizona border, people from all over the world have gathered to cross into Arizona's desert. So what does that shift look like once they get into Arizona? KJZZ's Michel Marizco reports from Yuma. <br><small><b>→ <a href="https://kjzz.org/journey" target="blank">Special Report: Tracing The Migrant Journey</a></small></b>
Aug. 22, 2019
Don Brandt APS
Pinnacle West Capital Corp. said that Don Brandt will retire as the president, chief executive officer and chairman of the board, effective Nov. 15. That follows 16 years with the APS parent company.
Aug. 22, 2019
Pancho Olachea
In our ongoing series, "Tracing The Migrant Journey," we've heard dispatches from Honduras, and Mexico's southern border in Guadalajara, Mexico, and along Mexico's border with western Arizona. Now our Fronteras Desk takes us a little closer to home. Michel Marizco has been reporting in Nogales, Sonora, and Yuma, Arizona.
Aug. 21, 2019
facebook twitter phone apps
Headlines about law enforcement officers in recent months have been dominated by controversies started on social media.
Aug. 21, 2019

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