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Voters OK 4 immigration measures (access required)

Arizona voters have approved four ballot measures affecting illegal immigration by about a 3-to-1 advantage. The four Legislature-referred ballot propositions related to illegal immigration are said by supporters to be necessary protections for Arizona’s taxpayers. But opponents have characterized them ...

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Minimum wage raise headed for victory (access required)

Rep. Steve Gallardo rallies for Pro. 202 in Phoenix on election night. Photo by Bill Coates. For more election night photos, click on Capitol Crowd at left. With 20.4 percent of precincts reporting, 67.9 percent of voters have voted in ...

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GOP candidates win Corp Comm seats (access required)

The two Republican candidates for Corporation Commission appear to have won, defeating two Democrats and a Libertarian for the posts. With 95 percent of precincts reporting, incumbent Kris Mayes led all candidates with 25.3 percent of the vote and Gary ...

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Registered voter numbers (access required)

The statewide number of registered voters is 2,568,401, up 35,093 from the primary. Here’s the breakdown: Republicans: 1,014,690, an increase of 10,713 Democrats: 854,228, an increase of 6,739 Libertarians: 17,446, an increase of 917 Other: 682,037, an increase of 16,725 ...

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Arizona Legislature's 90 seats: What's at stake (access required)

Arizona House As the Republican Party looks to strengthen its grip on the Arizona House of Representatives, Democrats are hoping a groundswell of anti-Republican sentiment on a national level will trickle down to local politics, giving the minority party an ...

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2006 ballot propositions (access required)

Prop. 100 DENIAL OF BAIL; ILLEGAL ALIENS Passed Amend the state Constitution to prohibit bail for illegal aliens who are charged with a serious felony (defined in statute as those of classes one, two, three and four, as well as ...

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Southern Arizona Fun (access required)

All ages welcome A young prospector ponders the treasure he has recently unearthed. [photo courtesy of Bisbee Mining & Historical Museum] Vintage Bisbee Wine Festival Cochise County, occupying the southeast corner of Arizona, is traditionally known for mining, bird watching ...

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Things To Do in Northern Arizona (access required)

Page Pumpkin Festival Featured Event Page Pumpkin Festival Saturday, 28 Page City Park, corner of N. Lake Powell Blvd and N. Navajo Drive, Page. 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. The annual Halloween event will feature community-donated prizes to be raffled ...

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Tourism incentives get tri-state tryout (access required)

Maryland hopes to reel in visitors with a million-dollar fish. Iowa and South Dakota hope free gas vouchers will attract more tourists. It’s all part of the annual summer scramble to pump travel dollars into state economies. Bragging rights for ...

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