More than 10 million people visited Arizona's national parks last year, according to new figures released by the National Park Service.The Park Service says more than $773 million of spending occurred in Arizona thanks to tourism to the parks, supporting dozens of jobs. Check out which parks were th ... More >>
In case you missed any news action this week, we've got you covered.Here's our recap of the most-read news stories of the week:
Tucson: Isn't she a beaut?For a long time (and possibly forever), Tucson is going to be synonymous with tragedy. That's a shame. You see, our neighbor to the south is much more than a place where six people lost their lives and Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords was severely injured. Arizona ... More >>
www.art.com If a friend sends you this post card, find out if he's being treated for depression.A recently released report from the Centers for Disease Control finds that of all the national parks in the United States, the Grand Canyon is the second- most-popular spot to kill yourself.The ... More >>
A bulldozer shreds a saguaro in this image from a YouTube video. Two Tucson men were sentenced recently for stealing Saguaro cacti from inside Saguaro National Park, the U.S. Attorney's Office announced today. Joseph Tillman, 50, will serve eight months in federal prison. His b ... More >>
Congressman Renzi's big land-swap fibs are finally catching up to him
Yavapai children used to call themselves "dumb Indians." Now they know better.