Lake Powell

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    December 19, 2013
  • Blogs

    June 10, 2011

    Five Arizona Towns We Think of When Listening to "Alcoholics In My Town"

    Wikimedia CommonsWilliam Hogarth's "Gin Lane." Really, it could be anywhere.​Small towns and big boozers go together. If you don't believe that, then you've probably never lived in a small town, where the most exciting thing to do is drink and gossip about how much of a drunkard everyone else in ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 2, 2008

    Love Phoenix or Leave Phoenix

    Last week we asked why Phoenicians elect to stay in this dusty desert instead of heading out into the world. Check out this first entry from Phoenician and New Times reader Angie Uyeda: I was born at Williams Air Force Base. My dad was a mechanic and my mom was a hairdresser – she worked in a ti ... More >>

  • News

    February 6, 2003

    Indian Ruin

    The Zuni tribe's plans for Phoenix billboards were abruptly canceled by Clear Channel

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    September 7, 2000

    Chain Saw Massacre

    A neighborhood's trees fall victim to a better view of freeway billboards

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    August 19, 1999

    The No-Show-Me State

    Is John McCain burning the bridges of Madison County?

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    February 4, 1999

    Indian Stew

    Not every anthropologist can digest Christy Turner's theory that the Anasazi were cannibals

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    November 5, 1998

    How Grand Was My Canyon

    Glendale scribe dishes the dirt on world's biggest hole

  • News

    December 11, 1997

    Rebel Out With a Cross

    Many of those roadside memorials to dead motorists are the work of a semiretired Flagstaff construction worker

  • News

    November 6, 1997

    Governors Ungoverned

    In State of Emergency, Western guvs declare war on big government--deja vu?

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    September 11, 1997
  • Culture

    September 11, 1997

    Western Union

    Dual canyon exhibitions illustrate gulf between painting and photography

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    July 24, 1997


    They're dog-obsessed and they have no kids--but their pooches dress up like people, host birthday parties, go to puppy preschool and drive a multibillion-dollar pet industry

  • News

    July 10, 1997

    Same Dam Story

    Lake Powell's high waters are flushing the Grand Canyon again. Is it Mother Nature's fault or the Bureau of Reclamation's?

  • News

    May 1, 1997

    A People Betrayed

    Recently discovered documents indicate that the lawyer who represented the Hopi Tribe in crucial negotiations with Peabody Western Coal Company was working for the mining company at the same time

  • News

    April 24, 1997

    Dark Days on Black Mesa

    The Hopi want one of the largest coal mines in North America to stop using their groundwater. If springs and wells continue to dry up, they say, their ancient culture may disappear, too.

  • News

    March 27, 1997

    Water Over the Dam

    Dave Wegner's career with the Bureau of Reclamation seemed to be at peak flow. He had no idea it was about to run dry.

  • News

    February 6, 1997

    DPS: Department of Political Safety

    The state police force is riven with dissent over the governor's politicization of the department. Leading the list of complaints are rapid advancement of unqualified Symington cronies, the governor's misuse of the DPS plane, and scarce resources for crim

  • Culture

    June 27, 1996
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    November 3, 1993



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    January 27, 1993