Deborah Geesling
East of downtown Phoenix on 24th and Van Buren streets some of Arizona’s most seriously mentally ill live and receive treatment.
Nov. 17, 2017
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Grand Canyon University and the Arizona Cyber Warfare Range opened a new range on campus. And what is a cyber warfare range stocked with but laptops, and people willing to learn.
Nov. 16, 2017
NASA OSIRIS-REx
This week marks 25 years since more than 1,700 scientists, led by the Union of Concerned Scientists, issued a “warning to humanity” concerning the costs of continued environmental destruction. Now, they’ve issued another – this one signed by 15,000 scientists representing 184 countries.
Nov. 15, 2017
One in four Arizona teenagers admits to using prescription painkillers without a doctor’s consent. That’s according to a new survey by Dignity Health on teen opioid use.
Nov. 21, 2017
The illegal killing of a cow elk in a rural part of Central Arizona has the Arizona Game and Fish Department asking the public for help.
Nov. 21, 2017
Arizona sun
Despite a few sprinkles here and there around the Valley on Friday morning, the official rain gauge at Sky Harbor Airport hasn’t seen precipitation since late August.
Nov. 20, 2017
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Hikers exploring the Superstition Mountains are being warned to watch out for rabid wild animals.
Nov. 20, 2017
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Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey declared October “Arizona Manufacturers Month." Now in November, one aerospace company that serves the industry’s manufacturers said its economic contributions are fairly unrecognized.
Nov. 20, 2017
Uranium
In a new poll, Native Americans say a major problem they face is “institutional discrimination.” In Indian Country they call it environmental racism. During World War II and the Cold War, mining companies blasted 30 million tons of uranium out of Navajo land, abandoning more than 500 mines. Since then, many Navajo have died of conditions linked to contamination.
Nov. 20, 2017
University of Arizona College of Medicine.
The University of Arizona’s College of Medicine in Tucson has reached its 50th anniversary and is looking ahead to the next half-century of training doctors to serve the state.
Nov. 17, 2017
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Coconino County Health officials confirmed their first case of hantavirus this year.
Nov. 17, 2017
Arizona Supreme Court building
The Arizona Supreme Court on Friday morning upheld the legality of an assessment on hospitals that helps pay for health care for 400,000 Arizonans.
Nov. 17, 2017
Colorado River
The National Park Service is looking for ways to manage non-native aquatic species in the Colorado River system below Glen Canyon Dam.
Nov. 17, 2017