Piper Trust helps Maricopa County Nonprofits Meet Fluctuating Challenges

Subsidies provide flexibility and encourage new approaches Phoenix, August 7, 2023–(business wire)–The Piper Trust’s nearly $34 million in grant support in the 15 months ended March 31 speaks to the return on investment in the community through both application-based and philanthropic efforts initiated by the Trust. This two-pronged approach to funding follows the Trust’s almost […]

Tribes hope Biden’s Arizona visit means long-sought Grand Canyon monument

Proponents of mining restrictions around Grand Canyon National Park on Monday expressed hope that the new national monument will preserve land for future generations. President Joe Biden is visiting the area on Tuesday and will announce plans for a new national monument to preserve about 1,562 square miles (4,046 square kilometers). Representatives from various northern […]

FACT SHEET: President Biden Designates Baaj Nwaavjo I’tah Kukveni – Ancestral Footprints of the Grand Canyon National Monument

The new monument, marking the fifth new national monument created by President Biden, will preserve nearly one million acres of Grand Canyon landscape, sacred to Tribal States and Indigenous peoples, and preside over President Biden’s historic climate and conservation plans. would advanceCoinciding with the president’s visit, the Biden-Harris administration announces a $44 million investment to […]

Biden to announce historic Grand Canyon monument designation during Arizona visit

Tusayan, Arizona – President Joe Biden used Tuesday’s visit to Arizona to formally announce the designation of the Grand Canyon as a National Monument, bringing to life the decades-old vision of Native American tribes and environmentalists to protect the land. I plan to make it a thing. Biden expected to announce plans for new national […]

Police Incidents – August 8

police case franklin Property damage accident Friday 9:53pm – Johnson Avenue and Graham Road theft 2125 N. Morton St., Walmart: At 11:40 a.m. Saturday, a property protection employee reported that a woman skipped scanning merchandise and switching tickets, then attempted to leave the store, saying the woman had stolen the merchandise. and reported that the […]

CCHS students return to school without classmate, key leadership on leave

LAVINE, Arizona — Monday was an emotional first day at Cesar Chavez High School. Students and staff returned to class without classmate Christopher Hampton. A 15-year-old boy drowned last month after a football camp in Shaw Low. “Of course it was bittersweet that he had to get up and go,” Crystal Sosa said. “Today is […]

Extreme heat has killed 63 people in Pima County so far this summer

Pima County, Arizona (CNN) — At least 147 people have died in just five counties in the U.S. heatwave, coroners have reported — just a snapshot of the death toll this scorching summer has brought. . And experts say this estimate is likely to be far lower than the actual number of lives lost in […]

GOP Chair, Jeff DeWitt, To Speak In Prescott – David Stringer, Publisher

The Yavapai County Republican Men’s Forum announced that Arizona Republican Party Chairman Jeff DeWitt will speak at the monthly luncheon next Monday, Aug. 14, 2023. The conference will be held at the Prescott Vibes Event Center at 6200 North of Hwy 89. Doors open at 11am for lunch and the meeting starts at 11:30am. The […]

Local firm a pioneer in stronger, healthier plants | News

Daniel Hilger has been plowing the soil for more than half a century since he was old enough to carry buckets of feed to his pigs. And for over 30 years, Nebraska farmers have used humic-based produce in their crops, which has improved soil conditions and yielded stronger plants. Hilger Agri/Natural Popcorn owner Hilger said […]