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Crash closes lane on SR 347 in Maricopa

MARICOPA — A serious collision between at least two vehicles closed the right southbound lane on State Route 347 near the Shell station by the railroad tracks in Maricopa on Thursday afternoon.


Life at the border: How a wall could impact this Arizona town

The town of Nogales, Arizona, sits close to the United States’ border with Mexico. In this week’s Sunday Spotlight, NBC’s Morgan Radford looks at the possible impact of a border wall of different sides of the issue.


Dolphinaris sign removed from building, one week after closure

SALT RIVER PIMA-MARICOPA INDIAN COMMUNITY, Ariz. (FOX 10) -- FOX 10 has learned that crews have removed the Dolphinaris sign from the facility's building, a week after its closure.


Sellers appointed District 1 Maricopa County supervisor

Maricopa County has a new supervisor representing parts of the east Valley. Jack Sellers was appointed Feb. 13 to represent District 1 by unanimous vote of the board of supervisors.


'El Chapo's' brother, cartel are focus of federal investigation in Southern Arizona

The trial of the notorious drug kingpin known as “El Chapo” wrapped up last week in New York City, but the federal investigation of his brother and the Sinaloa Cartel rolls on in Southern Arizona.


Maricopa school board members hear strategic plan

MARICOPA — Maricopa Unified School Superintendent Tracey Lopeman outlined four goals she would like the district to accomplish by the year 2025. The four goals were presented to board members during Wednesday’s regular meeting and are expected to be approved by the board at its next meeting in two w


Bodycam footage shows ISIS suspect being shot by Arizona police officer

Police have released bodycam footage showing an Arizona sheriff’s deputy shooting a man who had pledged allegiance to the Islamic State. Sgt. Brandon Wells shot Ismail Hamed, 18, outside a police substation in Maricopa County last month after Hamed called 911, telling the operator he had a knife and


Pinal County 12-year-old boy shot in leg on school campus

SAN TAN VALLEY (3TV/CBS5) -- The Pinal County Sheriff’s Office is investigating after a 12-year-old student was shot in the leg in San Tan Valley. PCSO received a call from the Gila River Police Department on Wednesday, Feb. 6, just after 6 p.m., after a 12-year-old boy was admitted to the hospital


Arizona Lawmaker Accused of Endangering Drought Plan to Protect Water Supply for 40M in U.S. West

Top Arizona Democrats on Friday accused the Republican House speaker of risking the collapse of a drought plan for the Colorado River by pushing legislation that has angered the Gila River Indian Community, a key player in the negotiations to protect the water supply for 40 million people.


LIST: 4 best kept secrets in Arizona

PHOENIX (3TV/CBS 5)-- People from all over the world come to Arizona on vacation. But for those of us who live here, we sometimes forget just how many cool places there are here, or maybe we don't even know about them.


KOLD INVESTIGATES: Is MS-13 a problem in southern Arizona?

TUCSON, AZ (KOLD News 13) - At campaign speeches and in his tweets, President Donald Trump mentions MS-13 as one of the reasons a border wall is a necessity because the situation at the border is a crisis.


Police: Pedestrian dies after being struck by car near Arizona Avenue and Ray Road

CHANDLER, AZ — A pedestrian has died after being struck by a car in Chandler Friday night. The incident happened around 7:15 p.m. near Arizona Avenue and Ray Road. Chandler police tell ABC15 the man was not in a cross walk when he was hit.


Heavy Snowfall Forecast for Parts of Arizona High Country

FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP) — Parts of Arizona’s high country are expected to receive heavy snowfall over the next few days as a cold storm with low snow levels crosses the region.


Family of missing Tucson teacher files complaint with the state

The family of a Tucson High teacher who went missing a month ago from a behavioral health treatment center has filed a complaint against the facility where she was last seen. Elizabeth Breck checked herself into Sierra Tucson’s 30-day program for trauma in mid-January.


The Jungle-Themed Indoor Playground In Arizona That’s Insanely Fun

Whether it’s blazing hot, freezing cold, or the kids just need a change of pace from their neighborhood swing set, we found the place. Makutu’s Island in Chandler is a massive, jungle-themed indoor playground complete with exotic creatures and tons of fun equipment. It’s the perfect spot for your li


Made In Arizona: Local company helps cities maintain roads

One of the world's leading manufacturers in packaged pavement, asphalt and concrete is headquartered in Chandler, and the company, Crafco, has supply centers around the world. FOX 10's Christina Carilla reports, in this week's edition of Made In Ariz.


Police need help finding 20-year-old Chandler man Kemeonta Staggers

CHANDLER, AZ (3TV/CBS 5) - Chandler police need your help finding a 20-year-old man who is reported missing. Kemeonta Staggers left his Chandler home around 5 a.m. or 6 a.m. on Feb. 9, according to police.


Man Posted Videos of Ex-Girlfriend on Porn Site Without Consent, Cops Say

A Gilbert, Arizona man was arrested after he allegedly posted sexual videos of his ex-girlfriend to Pornhub. Devondre Williams is charged with two counts of felony unlawful disclosure of film without consent, according to 12 News. The videos accumulated over 28,000 views, police said.


Chandler apartment rent hike among top 10 in nation

The average apartment rent increase in Chandler last year ranked the seventh highest in the nation among the country’s top 100 markets, a new study says. Rent for a one-bedroom apartment increased 12.7 percent to an average $1,157 while the national average increase was 4.2 percent and the average r


Three arrested for drug sales

Police arrested a woman suspected of selling drugs in the community last week along with two others. Undercover detectives with the Payson Police Department had been watching Jade Holland Bzoski, 23, after they got information she was selling heroin in the area, said Police Chief Don Engler.