Jack Pfister

  • Blogs

    July 24, 2009

    Terry Goddard on Twitter; State AG Ditches Boring, Third-Person Site, Tweets Personal Stuff

      Looks like our recent criticism of Terry Goddard's boring, old Twitter account made an impact, (though we're pretty sure we weren't the only ones suggesting he liven things up). The state Attorney General began a new, more personalized Twitter account this week, to the accolades of some ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 21, 2009

    Hot Links: Monsoons, ADOT's Outsourced PR, and 'Racinos'

    The monsoons have finally arrived in the Valley. After a series of thunderstorms Monday night, the city saw more storms early this morning. Although temperatures in the Valley are expected to be around 108 the next several days, the Weather Service says the chance for thunderstorms will continue int ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 21, 2009

    Jack Pfister, Former General Manager of Salt River Project, dies at 76

    Jack Pfister, Phoenix community leader and former long-term manager of power and water utility company Salt River Project, died yesterday at the age of 76 after a long battle with cancer. A native to Prescott, Arizona, Pfister quickly rose to leadership in the Phoenix community, where he played rol ... More >>

  • News

    April 13, 2006

    Stealth Zealot

    Pop quiz. Who’s Arizona’s other U.S. senator? Here’s a clue: He makes Dubya look like a liberal

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    June 6, 2002

    Romancing the Genome

    The love story that may spark Arizona's New Economy.

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    December 13, 2001

    Vanishing Act

    Little-known revision of state law would allow Cardinals to play in BOB

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    March 2, 2000

    Babbitt's Secret Growth-Control Plan

    While the state and the Sierra Club jockey to curb urban expansion, the Secretary of the Interior is quietly pushing his own proposal. We've got the maps.

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    October 7, 1999

    Continental Divide

    A development proposed for a north Valley slope has residents accusing the county of "collusion"

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    August 5, 1999

    Growing Complicated

    Already, the state's grand plan for halting urban sprawl appears doomed

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    March 23, 1994

    Statesman or Henchman?

    He's already the state's GOP power broker. He'll soon be Arizona's senior senator. Will the volatile John McCain Rule by fear or respect?