If you’ve never heard of the Arizona Memory Project, you’re not alone. It’s like a digital public library and this is a story about the team who are working to preserve the state’s rich past for our future. There are close to 500,000 items in the Memory Project — with more yet to explore.
VIDEO: Inside The Arizona Memory Project Archives
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Utility crews from around the country are volunteering their time to install electricity on the Navajo Nation. Many Navajos today live without light, running water and the internet — things most anyone takes for granted.
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Code Talker And Longtime New Mexico Politician John Pinto Dies
Another member of the legendary Navajo Code Talkers has died. New Mexico state Sen. John Pinto served more than four decades in the New Mexico State Senate. Members of the Arizona state Legislature remembered him on the Arizona House floor.
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Study: Arizona Roads Some Of Deadliest In Nation
A TRIP study found Arizona had almost three deaths per 100 million miles traveled on rural roads.
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Phoenix Fastest-Growing U.S. City For Third-Straight Year
Phoenix gained more than 25,000 people in 2018, putting it ahead of San Antonio, Fort Worth and Seattle. In addition, Buckeye was the fastest-growing American city by percentage.
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EPA Begins Southwest Colorado Mine Cleanup
The Environmental Protection Agency announced Thursday that it will begin work on a plan to clean rivers being polluted by leaks from old mines in southwest Colorado this summer.
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Colorado Caps Insulin Co-Pays At $100 For Insured Residents
A new law, signed by the governor earlier this week, is aimed at helping diabetics afford the lifesaving medication.
Police Say They Have 'Subway Brake Bandit,' Who Stopped Trains Without Reason
New York transit officials think he would surf on top of a train, get into the operating cabin, and then yank the emergency brake. The train would be delayed, along with others on that line.
Wisconsin Man Sentenced To 2 Life Terms For Kidnapping Teen, Murdering Her Parents
The case drew national attention as a search for 13-year-old Jayme Closs ended when she escaped captivity and led authorities to her kidnapper.
U.K.'s Theresa May Resigns Acknowledging Failure To Deliver Brexit
Theresa May's term as prime minister has been one misstep after another, starting with calling an early election that left her weakened and without support to negotiate the U.K.'s exit from the E.U.
Trump Orders An Additional 1,500 Troops To The Middle East
The Pentagon would not say where the troops would be sent, other than that they would not be heading to Iraq and Syria. Some of the forces have already arrived in the region.