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More kids than beds: Arizona faces foster-home shortage, and nonprofits hope to fill gap

With children bunking at DCS’ placement center, nonprofits band together to entice more people to become foster or kinship parents.        Continue Reading at AZCentral.com here Top Featured Tags: – Arizona NewsPress Release Distribution Service

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With The Republic’s Season for Sharing, we can end gooberism for good

Clay Thompson enlisted readers every year to end gooberism by donating to The Republic’s Season for Sharing campaign. You can keep up the tradition.        Continue Reading at AZCentral.com here Top Featured Tags: – Arizona NewsPress Release Distribution Service

New plan in works for Reid Park Zoo expansion

City officials have announced a plan to expand the zoo into its existing parking lot instead of taking over park space. Continue Reading at Tucson.com here Top Featured Tags: – Arizona NewsPress Release Distribution Service

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Police arrest teenage suspect in shooting that left 1 dead in Tucson

23-year-old Andres Guillermo Franco was shot and killed following an argument on Nov. 2 at an apartment complex in Tucson.        Continue Reading at AZCentral.com here Top Featured Tags: – Arizona NewsPress Release Distribution Service

After a year of legalization, marijuana advocates push for lower prices, better access

When Arizona voters passed Prop. 207, they joined over 15 other states and the nation’s capital in legalizing marijuana for adult use. What followed in the coming year was a series of highs and lows. Continue Reading at Tucson.com here Top Featured Tags: – Arizona NewsPress Release Distribution Service

Casa Alitas Program requests donations for migrant families

Pima County Supervisor Adelita Grijalva and the District Five Office are collaborating with the Catholic Community Services of Southern Arizona, Casa Alitas Program to collect donations of adult and children’s socks and underwear from Nov. 15-19. Continue Reading at Tucson.com here Top Featured Tags: – Arizona NewsPress Release Distribution Service

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Phoenix police investigate death of 22-year-old man in south Phoenix

Ebelardo Estrada, 22, was found fatally wounded near 19th Avenue and Roeser Road on Saturday with apparent signs of trauma.        Continue Reading at AZCentral.com here Top Featured Tags: – Arizona NewsPress Release Distribution Service

Users of dwindling Colorado River admonished: ‘We all need to get off our high horses’

For Star subscribers: Arizona, California and Nevada are reportedly working on a plan to quickly save at least 500,000 acre feet from Lake Mead — enough water to serve Tucson for five years. “Thinking that your water use is justified,… Continue Reading at Tucson.com here Top Featured Tags: – Arizona NewsPress Release Distribution Service

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Chandler police identify man shot and killed in road rage confrontation

50-year-old Gabriel Paul Horcasitas is suspected of shooting and killing Christopher Pelkey, 37, during a road rage incident in Chandler on Saturday.        Continue Reading at AZCentral.com here Top Featured Tags: – Arizona NewsPress Release Distribution Service

UA researchers study why Hispanics fare better than whites when illness strikes

The study will investigate why Hispanics tend to live longer or survive illnesses more than whites — known as the Hispanic Health Paradox. Continue Reading at Tucson.com here Top Featured Tags: – Arizona NewsPress Release Distribution Service

A new casino in Tucson is coming closer to fruition

For Star subscribers: A new casino planned by the Pascua Yaqui Tribe in Tucson would create hundreds of jobs and bring in revenue for the city. Continue Reading at Tucson.com here Top Featured Tags: – Arizona NewsPress Release Distribution Service

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Season for Sharing helps Arizona nonprofits help our neighbors in need

How to help: Season for Sharing kicks off state’s largest holiday fundraising campaign        Continue Reading at AZCentral.com here Top Featured Tags: – Arizona NewsPress Release Distribution Service

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Phoenix police: Surveillance footage leads to arrest after shooting death

25-year-old Wayman Thomas is suspected in the shooting death of 28-year-old Antonio Riggins, which took place on Saturday in Phoenix.        Continue Reading at AZCentral.com here Top Featured Tags: – Arizona NewsPress Release Distribution Service

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Suspicious package at Terminal 4 prompts road closures near Sky Harbor airport

Police shut down off-ramps of Loop 202 near Sky Harbor International Airport while police investigate a suspicious item.        Continue Reading at AZCentral.com here Top Featured Tags: – Arizona NewsPress Release Distribution Service

Water rates rising in December for 71,000 Pima County residents

County considering suing city of Tucson over new rates that will see the average Tucson Water customer in unincorporated county limits will see monthly water bills increase from $50.28 to $56.45 per month. Continue Reading at Tucson.com here Top Featured Tags: – Arizona NewsPress Release Distribution Service

Tucson’s code enforcement is understaffed, behind on more than 1,400 complaints

For Star subscribers: The pandemic and an influx in cases has left the office unable to address more than 1,400 violations that can impact resident safety, property value and quality of life. Continue Reading at Tucson.com here Top Featured Tags: – Arizona NewsPress Release Distribution Service

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Arizona COVID-19 updates: State adds 3,086 new cases, 2 new deaths

Arizona’s seven-day death rate per 100,000 people ranked 12th among states and territories as of Saturday, according to the CDC.        Continue Reading at AZCentral.com here Top Featured Tags: – Arizona NewsPress Release Distribution Service

Tucson Democrats debate how many Latinos should be in new congressional district

Political Notebook: Democrats’ central questions are about how many Latinos to draw into the district that covers the western part of the Tucson metro area, and how many Democrats to draw into the eastern district. Continue Reading at Tucson.com here Top Featured Tags: – Arizona NewsPress Release Distribution Service

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azcentral on YouTube: Check out our latest videos

The Arizona Republic’s YouTube channel offers award-winning content from our talented staff of videographers and reporters.        Continue Reading at AZCentral.com here Top Featured Tags: – Arizona NewsPress Release Distribution Service

Rescue of newborn javelinas in Foothills prompts call for wildlife-proof trash cans

For Star subscribers: After rescuing the baby javelinas — known as “reds” because of their youthful, auburn hair — a Tucson couple is seeking changes to in-ground garbage bins that attract and trap wildlife. Continue Reading at Tucson.com here Top Featured Tags: – Arizona NewsPress Release Distribution Service

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Nonprofit spotlight: Phoenix group uses art to build resilience in children affected by trauma

Free Arts teaches various art forms to children who have been affected by trauma to help them build resilience.        Continue Reading at AZCentral.com here Top Featured Tags: – Arizona NewsPress Release Distribution Service

Tim Steller’s opinion: Tucson candidate for Senate reveals self with shot at friend

For Star subscribers: Blake Masters was a brilliant student and friend at Tucson’s Green Fields Country Day School, his friends say. Now he’s unrecognizable to them as he seeks the Trump endorsement. Continue Reading at Tucson.com here Top Featured Tags: – Arizona NewsPress Release Distribution Service

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