Gov. Doug Ducey has built his political career on being an anti-tax crusader, so when he begins advocating for a tax, there must be a good reason behind it.
On Thursday, three Republican state senators broke party lines to kill SB1279, which would have meant longer minimum prison sentences for people who commit crimes while in the country illegally.
We have always believed decisions, such as those at the school board level, should be made on the local level.
People who are trying to turn their lives around need the support of the community, the encouragement of their neighbors, and a lot of personal dedication.
Imagine for a second you are in charge of a school district in the White Mountains of Arizona and you look outside to see a dozen inches of fresh snow.
The Arizona Legislature is considering a ban on texting while driving for teenagers with probationary driver’s licenses, and the story is all too familiar.
Make punishment fit the crime
As the Arizona Legislature plows into its 2017 session, among the bills introduced so far is one that’s leaving us scratching our heads.
Chino Valley Town Councilmember Lon Turner’s look said more than his words. He had just asked Ruth Mayday, the town’s director of development services, if he would need a permit to fly his American flag if Council passed the revised signage ordinances she brought before them.
David Brinkley is willing to spend hundreds of thousands of dollars to bring motorsports back to the region at Chino Valley’s Old Home Manor.
It wasn’t until after graduating from college that I noticed my favorite authors all had something in common.
One of my all-time favorite television shows is “The West Wing.” In one episode, Six Meetings Before Lunch, Sam Seaborn makes both of these statements:
Point/Counterpoint: Associate Editor Ken Sain and Editor Robin Layton discuss the future of shopping when drones are delivering your purchases.
A 28-year-old North Carolina man walked into a Washington, D.C. pizza restaurant with an assault rifle.
I’m thankful that the Internet didn’t exist (as it does today) when I was a teen.
All writers struggle to find the right words at times, but this is different.