The state Board of Regents is expected to vote on approval of the merger of the University of Arizona's health network into Banner Health, a Phoenix-based nonprofit that operates numerous hospitals and other health-care facilities.
PHOENIX -- Gov. Doug Ducey wants to take more than $900,000 in funds specifically donated by taxpayers to help post 9/11 veterans to instead operate new cemeteries for veterans near Marana and Flagstaff and keep the doors open at an existing one in Sierra Vista.
The Boys and Girls Clubs of the East Valley is the first organization in Arizona to be awarded a free after-school sports-based youth development program created by the U.S. Soccer Foundation that uses soccer as a tool to improve the health and behavioral outcomes for children in underserved, urban communities.
FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP) — A major winter storm was heading toward Arizona on Tuesday, prompting forecasters to issue warnings about heavy snowfall and dangerous driving conditions in some parts of the state beginning Wednesday.
BELLINGHAM, Wash. (AP) — No Albertsons or Safeway stores in the Northwest Valley are in line to be sold following an announcement by Washington state-based grocery chain Haggen Inc. that it plans to buy 146 Albertsons and Safeway stores in Arizona, Washington, Oregon, California and Nevada.
The Arizona Diamondbacks (@dbacks) selected catcher Oscar Hernandez (Tampa Bay Rays) in the Major League phase of the Rule 5 Draft, and right-handed pitcher Tim Crabbe (Cincinnati Reds) in the Triple-A phase, as announced by D-backs Senior Vice President and General Manager Dave Stewart.
Filling the walls of Jerry and Dorothy Sidwell’s retirement apartment are dozens of celebrity photos — a shrine to Hollywood past. Dorothy flips an album to a picture of herself and middle-aged Elizabeth Taylor. Jerry flips the TV to a mock interview between himself and a fully-haired Bruce Willis.
When it comes to wanting to live healthy, Tucson is a good place to be. That's according to the latest WalletHub survey which rated the 100 largest communities across the nation based largely on the opportunities and costs of being physically active. When the financial advice web site weighed everything, Tucson came out No. 8.
There is no shortage of “dark money” groups willing to do the bidding of utility monopolies such as Arizona Public Service (APS). The 60 Plus Association, The Free Enterprise Club, and Arizonans for Jobs hide behind conservative sounding names while arguing against energy choice and energy independence.