Governor Doug Ducey

Arizona Governor To Give State Of The State Address

Jan 13, 2020

Governor Doug Ducey is set to present his sixth State of the State address on the opening day of the annual legislative session Monday.

KNAU's Steve Shadley

Arizona lawmakers start a new legislative session in Phoenix Monday and pay raises for public schoolteachers is expected to be a big issue. The economy is showing strong growth and officials estimate the state budget surplus has reached hundreds of millions of dollars. Some of that money is expected to go to teachers who were promised incremental pay raises in 2018 as announced by Governor Doug Ducey. KNAU’s Steve Shadley spoke to Derek Born, a Flagstaff teacher and member of the “Red for Ed” group that rallied for raises, about what teachers might receive in their paychecks this year…

Anyone who drives through the valley area will soon have a new route to take with the opening of an east-west freeway that will skirt the often-congested section of Interstate 10 through downtown Phoenix.

Grand Canyon Among Designs For New Arizona 'Welcome' Signs

Dec 11, 2019

The Grand Canyon is among six iconic images of Arizona that will appear on new signs welcoming visitors to the state.

U.S. Education Secretary Betsy DeVos is scheduled to visit Arizona today.