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Arizona Game and Fish Department

Thirsty wildlife around Arizona are getting help from the state.

National Weather Service: Expect a Heat Wave by Mid-Week

Aug 19, 2019

Forecasters are posting notices about dangerous heat in parts of southern and western Arizona, southern Nevada, southeastern California starting Tuesday and lasting through at least Thursday.

Couple Charged with Heat-Related Death at Arizona Nursing Home

Aug 16, 2019
Arizona Attorney General's Office

A married couple who operate a Chandler home-based assisted living facility are charged with vulnerable adult abuse in the death of a 69-year-old man who spent two days without air conditioning last summer.

Getty Images

The Southwest is experiencing record-high temperatures for this time of year. A new study predicts things could only get worse in the coming years. KNAU’s Ryan Heinsius reports.

Matt York/AP

The first day of summer is forecast to bring some of the worst heat the southwestern U.S. has seen in years.