Fitch Rates Paradise Valley USD No. 69, AZ's Series 2014 D GOs 'AA'; Outlook Stable
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Sat Dec 07, 2013
CBS 3 Springfield
Maricopa community colleges district reports IT security breach
The personal information of nearly 2.5 million Maricopa County Community College District students, employees and suppliers might have been exposed without authorization.
Bennett seeks reversal of ruling on last-minute attack ads
The state Court of Appeals will decide whether groups that run commercials publicly criticizing elected officials and candidates right before an election have to disclose their donors.
Phoenix New Times
In case you missed any news action this week, we've got you covered. Here's our recap of the most-read news stories of the week: An Arizona State University student was running a "significant Ecstasy manufacturing operation" out of his Tempe apartment, police say.
Fri Dec 06, 2013
Former Scottsdale accountant gets 35 years in fraud scheme
A former Scottsdale accountant convicted of swindling six clients out of nearly $1 million will serve 35 years in prison.
Sheriff to segregate veterans in jails
Sheriff Joe Arpaio and the Maricopa County Sheriff's office say they will begin segregating inmates who are military veterans in an effort to help them with programs designed for veterans.
Probation officer suspected of running prostitution operation out of Chandler apartment
A Maricopa County employee is accused of running an illegal massage business "providing acts of prostitution" out of a Chandler apartment.
Dawn Valdivia Named to Make-A-WishA Arizona Board of Directors
The national law firm of Quarles & Brady LLP announced that Phoenix partner and Labor & Employment Practice Group Chair Dawn C. Valdivia has been selected to join the Make-A-WishA Arizona's board of directors.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
Man to serve 30 years for home invasion
Joshua Barnes will serve two concurrent 15-year sentences after a violent home invasion in Sun City, according to the Maricopa County Attorney's Office.
Maricopa County budget includes $104M for Arpaio's office
Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio hasn't always been on the best of terms with County Supervisors or administrators.
The Arizona Republic
Freeze warning in effect for Phoenix area, Pinal county
A freeze warning will be in effect Thursday night and into Friday morning for much of southwest and south central Arizona as a cold front sweeps through the state, according to the National Weather Service.
The San Diego Union-Tribune
Ariz. links state agency to firefighter deaths
Dan Parker, right, the father of Wade Parker, who died fighting the Yarnell Hill Fire, receives a hug following an Industrial Commission of Arizona hearing on Wednesday, Dec. 4, 2013, in Phoenix.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
McSo Swat working barricade situation
Originally from southern California, I began working in radio in 2010 at my community college station DJing late night shows on the school's jazz station, 88.5FM KSBR.
Vannucci told to cease unauthorized practice of law
The following article about Sara Vannucci, who publishes a web blog that has been dispensing lies about our publication, appeared in the Sept.
Motion on Arias jurors' Twitter handles denied
An Arizona judge is refusing to require jurors in the next phase of the Jodi Arias trial to reveal their Twitter usernames so their accounts can be monitored for communications about the case.
Phoenix New Times
Humbled Arpaio Submits DUI Task Force Plan for Review by Judge and Lawsuit Plaintiffs
Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio's agency can't even arrest a few drunks with the other cop shops without first submitting his plans in writing to federal court.
The Arizona Republic
Cold front rolling into the Valley, slight chance of rain
Despite temperatures above the seasonal average on Tuesday, a cold front is expected to arrive Wednesday and stay through the weekend, bringing rain to the Valley and snow to higher elevations, according to the National Weather Service.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
Tempe Police joins statewide holiday DUI-enforcement task force
A stern warning about holiday alcohol enforcement was delivered from police departments around the state on Tuesday at the State Capitol in Phoenix.
Arizona Department of Administration demises Magellan's bid protest
The Arizona Department of Administration has dismissed Magellan Health Services Inc's bid protest for a $1 billion mental health contract in Maricopa County.
Health officials: Passenger doesn't have TB
Maricopa County Department of Public Health spokeswoman Jeanine Fowler says the man was notified Monday night that he doesn't have TB and an order keeping him grounded has been lifted.