Reward increased for info about tortoise death

A threatened desert tortoise was shot and killed in August and the reward for information about it has quadrupled.         

Posted by on 16 September 2014 | 12:42 am

Marine vet on way to Phoenix in long trek

Mesa-born Marine veteran has walked for 100 days across the United States for veterans with disabilities.         

Posted by on 15 September 2014 | 10:50 pm

Afternoon cell drops rain on Saguaro Lake

Afternoon cell drops rain on Saguaro Lake         

Posted by on 15 September 2014 | 8:41 pm

Parents: Storm damage and mold at school

According to parents of students at Terramar elementary, the school has mold problems.         

Posted by on 15 September 2014 | 8:20 pm

Hurricane may move storms back into Valley

Expect a high of 103 degrees in the Valley on Monday, with temperatures cooling off into the 90's throughout the week.         

Posted by on 15 September 2014 | 6:16 pm

UPDATE: Suspect in custody in Apache Junction homicide

A body was found in the neighborhood where a woman went missing earlier this month, authorities said.         

Posted by on 15 September 2014 | 6:14 pm

Apache Junction crash kills 1, injures 4

One person died after a rollover accident involving a total of six people in Apache Junction.         

Posted by on 15 September 2014 | 6:10 pm

Construction on aquarium to start

Contracts are in place and all that's needed are building permits to begin construction on OdySea Aquarium.         

Posted by on 15 September 2014 | 5:16 pm

Suspects sought in fatal Phoenix shooting

Phoenix police are seeking at least two individuals involved in a shooting early Sunday morning that killed one man.         

Posted by on 15 September 2014 | 4:30 pm

Scottsdale police have evidence backlog

The department's evidence storage unit has accrued more than 54,000 additional items in the past three years.         

Posted by on 15 September 2014 | 1:38 pm

How the Mesa flood happened, and why

Long after the rain had stopped, water overflowed a retention basin and spilled into homes. Was the system really working as designed?         

Posted by on 15 September 2014 | 11:51 am

Jodi Arias due back in court ahead of penalty retrial

Jodi Arias is due back in court for a hearing ahead of her planned Sept. 29 penalty phase retrial.         

Posted by on 15 September 2014 | 11:49 am

Officials: Flagstaff plant explosion injures 4

Four people were burned in a grain-dust explosion at a Nestlé Purina plant in Flagstaff, authorities said.         

Posted by on 15 September 2014 | 2:26 am

Valley church pulls together after flooding tragedy

It’s been almost a week since a monsoon storm flooded an Ahwatukee church causing more than a million dollars in damage         

Posted by on 15 September 2014 | 12:46 am

Man accused of burning girlfriend's apartment

A Phoenix apartment burned Sunday evening after possibly being lit on fire by the resident's boyfriend.         

Posted by on 14 September 2014 | 10:46 pm

Barrow Day on the Lake time for fun, smiling

At the annual Day on the Lake, using a wheelchair or having a disability doesn't stand between anybody and the water. Fire up the motors and let the skiing begin.         

Posted by on 14 September 2014 | 9:05 pm

Fatal Loop 202 accident victim identified

Police say a Peoria man was not wearing a helmet when he was thrown from his Harley Davidson Saturday on the Loop 202.         

Posted by on 14 September 2014 | 4:06 pm

Police seek identity of remains found in 2004

Republic Media and the Phoenix Police Department have teamed up to help raise awareness about unidentified-person cases.         

Posted by on 14 September 2014 | 1:45 pm

Heightened alert after ASU student is attacked

Attack was one of at least five that were of a sexual nature, according to police records         

Posted by on 14 September 2014 | 10:23 am

Next governor will aim to fix Arizona's image

Gov. Jan Brewer's would-be successors say the next chief executive must repair the state's reputation.         

Posted by on 13 September 2014 | 11:18 pm

Phoenix centers connect residents with storm-damage resources

City's recovery-information centers available to Phoenix residents through Sunday.         

Posted by on 12 September 2014 | 11:36 pm

Police: Goodyear store cleared after bomb threat

Bomb threat at TJMaxx located between McDowell Rd. and Pebble Creek Pkwy. in Goodyear         

Posted by on 12 September 2014 | 11:33 pm

Chandler implements mosquito fogging program

City parks will be fogged during 4 consecutive weekends to combat West Nile Virus.         

Posted by on 12 September 2014 | 10:05 pm

10 intersections most common for accidents

With nearly 70 crashes last year, the intersection had the most in the Valley, according to an Arizona Republic analysis of Arizona Department of Transportation data.         

Posted by on 12 September 2014 | 9:23 pm

How do Phoenix streets get their names?

Some Phoenix streets are named after fallen soldiers, first responders or people who have contributed to the community in a positive way         

Posted by on 12 September 2014 | 4:48 pm