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Storm updates: Snow in north Scottsdale, thousands without power in northern Arizona

All week the huge storm that was set to park itself over Arizona for two straight days was being referred to as a winter storm seen "once in a decade." As Thursday came to an end, it was pretty clear that may just be the case.


Falcons Set To Complete At Rio Verde Invitational

RIO VERDE, Ariz. – The Bowling Green State University women's golf team continues its spring season this weekend by traveling to Arizona to compete in the Rio Verde Invitational. The invitational, which is being hosted by Western Michigan University, is being held at the Rio Verde Country Club over


Arizona Border Patrol agents arrest two gang members

TUCSON – Southern Arizona Border Patrol agents arrested two notorious gang members in separate incidents this week after they re-entered the country illegally, authorities said.


Arizona ranked among the most sinful states in the country

PHOENIX — When it comes to vice, Arizona isn’t so nice. That’s according to sin rankings done by a personal finance website with Mardi Gras just around the corner. Arizona checked in at No. 10 in WalletHub’s list of the most sinful states for 2019.


Judge rules media can get records in Arizona terrorism case

PHOENIX (AP) — A judge has ruled police and court records in a criminal case against an Arizona man facing a terrorism charge must be made available to the media. Maricopa County Superior Court Judge Sally Duncan ruled Tuesday the probable-cause statement should be released as soon as possible with


Snow in the Arizona desert

A snowstorm that swept through the hills of Scottsdale, Arizona left an unusual -- and beautiful -- visual of snow on the state's iconic saguaro cactus plants as seen from a helicopter. Rough Cut (no reporter narration).


Snowfall totals from Northern Arizona

NORTHERN ARIZONA (3TV/CBS 5) -- The National Weather Service released its latest snowfall totals for Northern Arizona Friday evening. It's still snowing east of Flagstaff, so some of these numbers will change over the next few hours.


Arizona man accused of impersonating deputy, kidnapping

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. - An Arizona man is accused of impersonating a sheriff’s deputy, kidnapping and demanding money from a man at gunpoint, KNXV reported. Daniel James Huntington, 61, of Scottsdale, was charged with felony counts of kidnapping, aggravated assault with a deadly weapon, impersonating a


Arizona Democrats want to get rid of ‘In God We Trust’ license plates, claim they fund ‘hate group’

Arizona Democrats want to get rid of "In God We Trust" license plates, which they claim supports a conservative "hate group," the Arizona Republic reported. A portion of the proceeds from the specialty plate goes to the Scottsdale-based Alliance Defending Freedom group, which the Southern Poverty La


Cave Creek Snow interrupts trail riding business

CAVE CREEK, AZ (3TV/CBS 5) - The high country is not the only area of Arizona that saw snow. Cave Creek got 1.5 inches of the white stuff. Friday morning, people woke up to cactus covered with a light dusting of snow.


Goat Yoga Arizona attempted world record Saturday in Mesa

MESA, AZ (3TV/CBS 5) - With the help of 80 goats and 350 people, the folks at Goat Yoga Arizona attempted to set the Guinness World Record for the largest goat yoga class Saturday.


Valley teen found safe after getting stranded in winter storm

PHOENIX — A Valley family is breathing a sigh of relief today after 17-year-old Jack Husband was found safely after he went missing in the winter storm just north of Cave Creek Thursday night.


Snow causes $50K in damage at Scottsdale conservation center

SCOTTSDALE, AZ (3TV/CBS 5) - The Southwest Wildlife Conservation Center in Scottsdale is facing problems because of the weather. Not only are their animals not used to the snow, but the center itself has a lot of damage from Thursday night’s storm.


Giants Claim Hanser Alberto off Waiviers from the Orioles!

Scottsdale, AZ — The San Francisco Giants announced today that they have claimed infielder Hanser Alberto off waivers from the Baltimore Orioles. Alberto appeared in 13 games with the Texas Rangers in 2018 and hit .185. The utility infielder made seven starts (three at second base, three at shortsto


Trouba, Jets looking to build off win in Vegas

SCOTTSDALE, Arizona - Quick and efficient would accurately describe the Winnipeg Jets practice session Saturday afternoon at the Ice Den in Scottsdale. The skate lasted just a shade under half an hour, but it was just the type of workout the team needed after a 6-3 win over the Vegas Golden Knights


Winter storms causing backlog of roofing cases in Phoenix

PHOENIX (3TV/CBS 5) - Following record-breaking snow and rain storms in Maricopa County, roofers and contractors reported that they were swamped with calls for help. Contractors told Arizona's Family that damage from this week's storms is comparable to the summer monsoon.


10 Best Things to Do in Scottsdale, Arizona

The ultimate travel guide for your next visit to Arizona, I’m sharing the 10 best things to do in Scottsdale including where to stay, what to do and where to eat!. As some of you may know, I was born in Tucson, Arizona and have gone back to visit at least 20 times throughout my life. And for good re


Dirty Dining Feb. 22: Bug spray in the kitchen, knives stored with food debris

PHOENIX (3TV/CBS 5) - Every week, CBS 5 News is sent a list of restaurants that have been recently inspected by Maricopa County's Environmental Services Department. CBS 5 News selects restaurants with some of the highest numbers of "risk factors."


Scottsdale attorney disbarred following state bar investigation

The Presiding Disciplinary Judge of the Arizona Supreme Court along with a Disciplinary Hearing Panel ordered attorney Marcy E. Golomb of Scottsdale be disbarred after abandoning clients, keeping client funds and failing to comply with the State Bar of Arizona investigation.


NOT JUST THE HIGH COUNTRY: Scottsdale/Fountain Hills residents see snow

NORTHERN MARICOPA COUNTY, AZ (3TV/CBS 5) - Who says it can't snow in the Valley of the Sun. While hail appeared earlier in the day on Thursday, Arizona's Family received multiple pictures from people saying in snowed where they live.