Weather: Lower-than-normal highs this weekend

Much of the Labor Day weekend should be dry.         

Posted by on 5 September 2015 | 7:48 am

Loop 202 demolition contractor ignores charity, tosses materials

Demolition contractor for Loop 202 South Mountain Freeway in Phoenix area is leaving behind apparently salvageable materials like windows.         

Posted by on 4 September 2015 | 11:49 pm

Multistate salmonella outbreak linked to cucumbers sickens 66 in Arizona

A multistate salmonella outbreak linked to cucumbers grown outside of the U.S. has sickened 66 people in Arizona, according to health officials.         

Posted by on 4 September 2015 | 11:19 pm

Man found dead in Phoenix canal

The man had been seen walking in and out of traffic moments earlier, police said.         

Posted by on 4 September 2015 | 11:03 pm

Nominate the worst East Valley eyesores

Tell us about run-down properties in your area and we'll investigate         

Posted by on 4 September 2015 | 10:38 pm

Police: Scottsdale couple dies in murder-suicide

Police say a double shooting inside a Scottsdale home on Friday appears to be a murder-suicide.         

Posted by on 4 September 2015 | 10:34 pm

Friday storms in Phoenix area don't deliver much rain

Storms packed high winds, but most Valley communities stayed dry.         

Posted by on 4 September 2015 | 9:42 pm

Guadalupe mayor sentenced in food-stamp case

Guadalupe’s mayor Rebecca Jimenez was ordered to pay restitution after accepting a plea deal in a food-stamp fraud case.         

Posted by on 4 September 2015 | 9:35 pm

Tempe clean-elections plan nearly dead

A majority of Tempe's council wanted to shelve the publicly financed elections plan. But a supporter saved it, for now.         

Posted by on 4 September 2015 | 9:25 pm

Mesa mother and daughter recall last year's floods

Mesa mother and daughter recall the flood of Sept. 8, 2014. David Wallace/The Republic         

Posted by on 4 September 2015 | 9:03 pm

Guadalupe official calls for mayor to resign over food-stamp fraud

Guadalupe Vice Mayor Andrew Sanchez is calling for Mayor Rebecca Jimenez's resignation following food-stamp fraud case         

Posted by on 4 September 2015 | 8:46 pm

Peoria police: Mom arrested in baby daughter's drowning

Despite CPR efforts by Peoria police, a 1-year-old girl was pronounced dead at a local hospital on Friday.         

Posted by on 4 September 2015 | 7:21 pm

Flashback: Historic Phoenix-area storm of Sept. 8, 2014

Posted by on 4 September 2015 | 7:09 pm

Pedro E. Guerrero

Posted by on 4 September 2015 | 6:34 pm

Sugar ban in Tempe?

Tempe City Councilman Kolby Granville discusses proposed sugar ban         

Posted by on 4 September 2015 | 6:14 pm

Free Phoenix area car-seat events set for September

Most parents don’t install or use child car seats correctly. Free events to check yours.         

Posted by on 4 September 2015 | 6:13 pm

Repair of rock near dam disrupts Glen Canyon activities

A massive piece of rock is at risk of crashing down from a canyon wall to the base of an Arizona dam, prompting the government to send in a crew of rappelers to keep the slab in place.         

Posted by on 4 September 2015 | 6:02 pm

2 found dead in Phoenix parking garage

Police are investigating the shooting deaths of two people found Friday morning in an SUV in a Phoenix parking garage.          

Posted by on 4 September 2015 | 5:22 pm

Marine Week

Posted by on 4 September 2015 | 5:17 pm

Dispute shuts downtown Chandler restaurant

Owners of Coach & WIllie's are working to resolve the issue with the landlord and hope to reopen soon.         

Posted by on 4 September 2015 | 4:58 pm

Phoenix Zoo reopens after storm damage

The Phoenix Zoo reopened Friday morning after a three-day closure in which workers scrambled to clean up damage caused by Monday’s storm.         

Posted by on 4 September 2015 | 3:08 pm

Virginia man extradited to Arizona for 1978 Glendale killing

A Virginia man has been extradited to Arizona on suspicion of fatally shooting a Glendale college student in 1978.         

Posted by on 4 September 2015 | 2:44 pm

Teen guilty of murder in sex-act strangling

A Glendale teen pleaded guilty to second-degree murder for strangling a man during an apparent sex act.         

Posted by on 4 September 2015 | 2:42 pm

Fatal hit-and-run closes 32nd Street in Phoenix

32nd Street reopened Friday morning after a fatal hit-and-run collision, police said.         

Posted by on 4 September 2015 | 1:52 pm

Q&A: DPS investigating shots fired on I-10

Four vehicles traveling on Interstate 10 in the heart of Phoenix were struck by gunshots in the last week, and the state police agency has appealed for information from the public as it conducts an investigation         

Posted by on 4 September 2015 | 11:07 am