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KNAU and Arizona News
5:00 am
Wed April 16, 2014

Area National Forests to Implement Campfire Restrictions Friday

Area National Forests to Implement Campfire Restrictions Friday

On Friday, four area national forests will implement Stage 1 campfire and smoking restrictions in an attempt to lessen the danger of human-caused wildfire. As Arizona Public Radio’s Ryan Heinsius reports, it’s the earliest the bans have gone into effect in almost 10 years.

State Capitol News
4:58 am
Wed April 16, 2014

State Senate Poised to Approve Gun Expansion Bill

State Senate Poised to Approve Gun Expansion Bill

More than 200,000 people who have state-issued permits to carry concealed weapons would be able to bring them into most public buildings under terms of a bill given preliminary Senate approval Tuesday. Arizona Public Radio’s Howard Fischer explains.

KNAU and Arizona News
5:00 am
Tue April 15, 2014

Arizona's U.S. Senators Request Wildfire Help from Federal Government

Arizona's U.S. Senators Request Wildfire Help from Federal Government

Over the weekend, crews battled the first major wildfire of the year in northern Arizona. As Arizona Public Radio’s Ryan Heinsius reports, just days before the fire broke out both of the state’s U.S. senators urged the federal government to fast-track thinning projects.

State Capitol News
4:58 am
Tue April 15, 2014

Horne Cleared of Campaign Finance Violation

Horne Cleared of Campaign Finance Violation

State Capitol News
4:14 pm
Fri April 11, 2014

State Budget Finalized, but with a Few Conditions

State Budget Finalized, but with a Few Conditions

Gov. Jan Brewer inked her approval this afternoon to a new $9.2 billion spending plan — but not before using her constitutional power to excise it of some items she doesn’t like. Arizona Public Radio’s Howard Fischer reports.

KNAU and Arizona News
5:00 am
Fri April 11, 2014

Despite Dry Conditions, No Campfire Ban on National Forests

Despite Dry Conditions, No Campfire Ban on National Forests

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