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Arizona official: EPA rule puts ‘extraordinarily high’ burden on mines

Posted by   /  July 22, 2017  /  Energy and Environment, Government and Politics  /  No Comments

Bret Parke, deputy director of the Arizona Department of Environmental Quality, told a House Natural Resources subcommittee hearing on hardrock mining that proposed EPA rules on financial reserves for site cleanups would put an “extraordinarily high” burden on mining companies. /Photo by Ben Moffat/Cronkite News BY: CRONKITE NEWS JULY 22, 2017 By Ben Moffat WASHINGTON […]

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1.4 million weigh in on administration’s review of national monuments

Posted by   /  July 22, 2017  /  Energy and Environment, Government and Politics  /  No Comments

The Bears Ears National Monument in southern Utah is one of the most-recently designated monuments under the Antiquities Act, and a focal point of fights over use of the act, which critics claim is a federal overreach that has been abused by recent presidents. /Photo by Josh Ewing/Bears Ears Coalition By Ben Moffat | Cronkite […]

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Gaming a go in Glendale, feds approve gaming compact

Posted by   /  July 21, 2017  /  Government and Politics  /  No Comments

By Howard Fischer | Capitol Media Services via Arizona Capitol Times Federal officials have removed the last legal barrier to full-blown casino gambling on the edge of Glendale. The U.S. Department of Interior this past week approved the changes in the gaming compact between the Tohono O’odham Nation and the state. That new agreement formally […]

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Government agendas for week of July 24-28, 2017

Posted by   /  July 21, 2017  /  Government and Politics  /  No Comments

Cities and Towns 7-27 City of Phoenix Zoning Adjustment Hearing 7-25 City of Apache Junction Planning and Zoning Commission 7-24 City of Eloy Council Meeting 7-24 City of Maricopa Planning and Zoning Commission 7-26 City of Page Council Meeting 7-26 City of Page Special Council Meeting 7-25 City of Paradise Valley Planning Commission 7-25 City […]

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Rose Law Group Reporter Top 10 Possible New Jobs for Sean Spicer

Posted by   /  July 21, 2017  /  By Phil Riske, Government and Politics, Media and Entertainment, Off-Beat News, Rose Law Group  /  No Comments

10. Professor of Statistics, specializing in crowd counting 9. Representing O.J. Simpson on his release from prison 8. General Manager, Philadelphia Phillies (32 wins 61 losses) 7. Director of Arizona Campaign to Legalize Haboobs 6. Cruise Director, “Retracing the Journey of the Titanic” 5. Curator, Political Wax Museum 4. Author: “Sean with the Wind” 3. […]

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Rose Law Group Reporter Notable Photoable: If a tree fell in Tucson . . .

Posted by   /  July 21, 2017  /  Energy and Environment, PHOTOS/CARTOONS  /  No Comments

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REGIONAL NEWS for July 21, 2017: Demographics, migration signal widening differences between two Colorados.

Posted by   /  July 21, 2017  /  Regional News  /  No Comments

Colorado: Divide: Seismic shifts create rural-urban chasm in the culture, economy and politics of the state California: As labor shortage grows, farmers race to replace workers with robots Las Vegas among top cities for rising home values Utah: Mike Lee splits from Sessions on police asset seizures, warns of civil rights violations New Mexico: Rate […]

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Coalition forms to support Pinal road plan, excise tax

Posted by   /  July 21, 2017  /  Government and Politics, Transportation  /  No Comments

By Kelly Fisher | PinalCentral A coalition of government officials, business leaders and residents is urging voters to approve two separate propositions that would fund major transportation projects in Pinal County. Disclosure: Rose Law Group represents a coalition of property and business owners throughout Pinal County working to bring new transportation infrastructure to the county […]

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Judge orders informant’s name be disclosed in Pinal racetrack case

Posted by   /  July 21, 2017  /  Courts/Law  /  No Comments

By Kevin Reagan | Pinal Central The identity of an informant who leaked knowledge of an unsanctioned racetrack in Pinal County has been ordered disclosed by a judge. Criminal charges remain pending for a group of defendants suspected of being associated with unregulated horse racing in Picacho five years ago. One of the defendants was […]

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As California’s labor shortage grows, farmers race to replace workers with robots

Posted by   /  July 21, 2017  /  Economy, Energy and Environment  /  No Comments

By Geoffrey Mohan | Los Angeles Times Driscoll’s is so secretive about its robotic strawberry picker it won’t let photographers within telephoto range of it. But if you do get a peek, you won’t see anything humanoid or space-aged. AgroBot is still more John Deere than C-3PO — a boxy contraption moving in fits and […]

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