A change in the city’s pension plan designed to attract and retain quality employees could wind up costing taxpayers millions, a Star analysis shows.
Taking away podiatrist visits from Arizona's poorest residents had a swift, adverse impact on diabetics, three University of Arizona researchers say.
Community leaders in Vail will meet Monday to discuss a new effort to incorporate as a town.
Taxpayers footed the bill for a Tucson Police Department security detail assigned to protect first lady Michelle Obama during her political fundraising stop here on Monday.
Sally Hueston with HOPE meets with a client at the Pima County jail. The program helps inmates who are mentally ill or have drug problems.
This time last year, Capt. Greg Gearhart was seeing the same group of people being booked into the Pima County jail again and again. They would get arrested for a petty crime, get released, fall victim to their mental illness or substance abuse issues again, and get rearrested.
State lawmakers' attempts to force Pima County to turn over a
sewer plant to Marana are getting more aggressive.
Pima County taxpayers are subsidizing college classes not only
for local students but also for students from Santa Cruz