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Sheriff Paul Penzone
Maricopa County Sheriff candidates debate profiling, ICE, other topics
Ivana Venema-Nunez, Reporter
Last Friday, Sheriff Paul Penzone and former Chief Deputy Jerry Sheridan sat down for a televised debate where both were critical about the other's plan on how to run the Maricopa County Sheriff's Office (MCSO). 
Shelli Boggs is opposing Linda Thor for the at-large seat
Three Maricopa Governing Board district seats, one at-large seat to be decided in general election
Michael Russell, Reporter
The general election is just weeks away now.
Mark Kelly with supporters at a Phoenix rally in early 2020
U.S. Senate candidate, Mark Kelly, could be sworn in as early as Nov. 30 if he wins: possibly thwarting attempts at a Supreme Court “rush” appointment by the GOP
Nicole White, Reporter
Arizona U.S. Senate candidate, Mark Kelly could feasibly upset GOP plans to replace the late Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg if he defeats his opponent, Martha McSally.
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Factors like isolation and stress during the pandemic have made it difficult for many to stay sober
Relapsing during coronavirus pandemic presents another hurdle for those struggling with mental health issues
Alyzza Madrid, Reporter
Stay-at-home orders, self-isolation and the possibility or reality of quarantine were measures aimed at protecting people’s physical health during the COVID-19 outbreak.  However, those same measures wound up taking a major toll on many others mental health.
Mental health issues have accompanied the coronavirus pandemic
COVID-19 outbreak impacts mental as well as physical health
Alyzza Madrid, Reporter
Mental health has been an underlying crisis during the coronavirus pandemic that few have talked about.
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Sacramento players converge on Rising scoring attempt
Phoenix Rising advance to USL semifinals, Solomon Asante hero in extra time
Ole Olafson
Phoenix Rising eased into the playoffs on Saturday night against Sacramento Republic.
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Santi Moar started Saturday
Phoenix Rising finish regular season with victory despite missing head coach and top scorer
Ole Olafson, Cynthia Tapia, and Khiry Shabazz - Videographer
The biggest story surrounding Phoenix Rising’s final home game of the regular season on Saturday night wasn’t their Stage B win or their upcoming quarterfinal playoff game next weekend.
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The Tennessee Titans/Pittsburgh Steelers game is the first NFL game to be postponed because of coronavirus concerns
Tennessee Titans experience COVID-19 outbreak, game with Steelers postponed
Jackson Dungan, Reporter
Several weeks of no positive COVID-19 tests in the NFL had fans hopeful that a season with no interruptions was possible.
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Orange County moves the ball into their offensive zone under a layer of red smoke from the south end zone following Rufat Dadashov
Phoenix Rising clinch playoff berth with win over Orange County Soccer Club
Ole Olafson and Cynthia Tapia
Phoenix Rising’s first chance to clinch a playoff berth slipped through their fingers last Saturday night when the team suffering their first home loss of the season against San Diego Loyal.
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Michigan and the other Big Ten schools will play football this fall beginning in late Oct.
Big Ten Conference decides to play football with shortened season, conference only schedule
Jackson Dungan, Reporter
Sports deprivation during the coronavirus pandemic had left fans begging for the slightest source of sports-based entertainment.
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Four-Down Territory Ep 8 – 2020 NFL Opening Day

Four-Down Territory Ep 8 – 2020 NFL Opening Day

The podcasts on nevalleynews.org contain the personal opinions of both host and guest.  Those opinions do not necessarily reflect...

Four-Down Territory Ep 7 – Special Edition with Fox Sports Arizona Broadcaster Todd Walsh

Four-Down Territory Ep 7 – Special Edition with Fox Sports Arizona Broadcaster Todd Walsh

The podcasts on nevalleynews.org contain the personal opinions of both host and guest.  Those opinions do not necessarily reflect...

Deadly Myanmar landslide kills, injures hundreds, many still unaccounted for

Deadly Myanmar landslide kills, injures hundreds, many still unaccounted for

On Thursday, at least 160 people died with an initial estimate of 100 missing and around 50 more hospitalized after a deadly landslide at a jade mine in Myanmar.

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Poker loses ambassador, player, commentator Mike Sexton

Four-Down Territory Ep 8 – 2020 NFL Opening Day

Trump’s Republican National Convention acceptance speech: One big yawn

Donald Trump’s acceptance speech closed out the Republican National Convention Thursday night and ended four days of humdrum babble and occasional comic disbelief.

NHL players unified in game cancellations-media should respect

On Friday, during media availability, Sam Carchidi, a beat writer for the Philadelphia Flyers, asked the players, "Can you guys forget about all the social issues for a minute and just focus on hockey?" The question (actually more of a statement by Carchidi) has turned into part of the larger story.

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Reporting from the Northeast Valley, Phoenix, and surrounding communities. State, National and International coverage- from the campus of Scottsdale Community College.
Reporting from the Northeast Valley, Phoenix, and surrounding communities. State, National and International coverage- from the campus of Scottsdale Community College.