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South Dakota holds off NAU – FOXSports.com

December 14, 2017 8:38:53 pm | 0 Comments

FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. — Matt Mooney scored 22 of his 24 points after halftime as South Dakota held off a suddenly lively Northern Arizona 90-77 Thursday night, winning for the fifth time in six games. South Dakota (10-3) led 38-23 by halftime as two of Northern Arizona’s best scorers had combined for just five points. After the…

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'A friend to all': El Mirage police Officer Paul Lazinsky remembered at candlelight vigil – AZCentral.com

December 14, 2017 8:38:00 pm | 0 Comments

El Mirage police Officer Paul Lazinsky(Photo: El Mirage Police Department) Paul Lazinsky was remembered Thursday evening as more than a police officer — as a member of the family — to the many people he looked after at Thompson Ranch Elementary School and the surrounding community.  Dozens of officers, public officials and community members gathered at a candlelight vigil outside El…

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Mooney, South Dakota hold off NAU 90-77 in busy 2nd half (Dec 14, 2017) – FOXSports.com

December 14, 2017 8:22:46 pm | 0 Comments

FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP) Matt Mooney scored 22 of his 24 points after halftime as South Dakota held off a suddenly lively Northern Arizona 90-77 Thursday night, winning for the fifth time in six games. South Dakota (10-3) led 38-23 by halftime as two of Northern Arizona’s best scorers had combined for just five points. After…

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Phoenix-area experts weigh in on Net Neutrality repeal – AZFamily

December 14, 2017 7:51:14 pm | 0 Comments

PHOENIX (3TV/CBS 5) – In a 3 to 2 party line vote, the FCC has decided to roll back the Obama-era net neutrality rules which guarantee equal access to the internet. If you’re like 87 percent of the population who use the internet daily, this will affect you. Thursday’s vote to repeal net neutrality laws…

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Pima County wins appeal in lawsuit over lease deal with space-balloon firm – Arizona Daily Star

December 14, 2017 6:38:29 pm | 0 Comments

The Arizona Court of Appeals says Pima County didn’t need to use competitive bidding to lease county-owned land to a balloon spaceflight company as part of an economic development package. The decision Thursday overturns a Superior Court judge’s ruling that the $15 million deal in 2016 between Pima County and World View Enterprises violated state…

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Arizona State rising fast beyond the desert – Salt Lake Tribune

December 14, 2017 5:14:48 pm | 0 Comments

Tempe, Ariz. • Arizona State has taken college basketball by devilish hurricane, running and gunning its way into the national consciousness while igniting an often-blase local fan base. Even the Sun Devils’ rivals down south have taken notice. “Bobby Hurley, he’s en route right now to be one of the coaches talked about for national…

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Titans making the most of their week in Arizona – National Post

December 14, 2017 4:52:00 pm | 0 Comments

TEMPE, Ariz. — The Tennessee Titans are mostly glad to be away from Nashville for a week of practice in Arizona. And they’re making the most of their time on the road and getting a little sun while they do it. The Titans opted to stay in the Phoenix area and have practices at Arizona…

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Sunrise Park ski resort now says it will open Dec. 22 – AZCentral.com

December 14, 2017 4:51:24 pm | 0 Comments

Sunrise Park Resort will not open on Dec. 15 as previously announced. (File photo)(Photo: Sunrise Park Resort) If you’ve been following the conflicting messages about Sunrise Park Resort’s opening day, here’s an update: The ski area on the Fort Apache Reservation in eastern Arizona now says it will open on Friday, Dec. 22. The resort’s marketing department sent…

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Titans making the most of their week in Arizona – New York Daily News

December 14, 2017 4:50:00 pm | 0 Comments

TEMPE, Ariz. (AP) — The Tennessee Titans are mostly glad to be away from Nashville for a week of practice in Arizona. And they’re making the most of their time on the road and getting a little sun while they do it. The Titans opted to stay in the Phoenix area and have practices at…

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Scottsdale man accused of cancer fraud also faked own death, police say – AZCentral.com

December 14, 2017 3:24:00 pm | 0 Comments

Christopher Wade Nelson, 41, arrested on charges of theft by misrepresentation, identity theft and fraud schemes after a yearlong investigation by the Scottsdale Police Department.(Photo: Maricopa County Sheriff’s Office) Police say a 46-year-old man faked a cancer diagnosis and maintained an elaborate scheme for five years to con friends and strangers out of $30,000, according to…

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