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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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Proposition 208 gaining support among voters—proponents say Governor Ducey’s historic cuts to education and embarrassing 49th ranking in education must change
Ivana Venema-Nunez, Reporter

Proposition 208 is one of four proposed measures that voters will decide on the November ballot. According to the “yes on 208” #INVESTinED support campaign, Prop 208...

U.S. Congresswoman Martha McSally speaking with supporters at the 2018 election eve rally hosted by the Arizona Republican Party at the Yavapai County Courthouse in Prescott, Arizona.
Senate Race between Martha McSally and Mark Kelly may foreshadow political change in Arizona
Ivana Venema-Nunez, Reporter
Arizona is considered a swing state for the general elections in November and Sen. Martha McSally is running against Democrat Mark Kelly in a special election for the honor of serving the remaining two years of John McCain's  U.S. Senate term.
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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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Poker great Mike Sexton passed away earlier this month
Poker loses ambassador, player, commentator Mike Sexton
Michael Russell, Reporter
Mike Sexton, often called "The Poker Ambassador" passed away on Sept. 6, at age 72. Sexton was involved in almost every aspect of poker and enjoyed a high level of success in all of them.
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Rising goalkeeper Zac Lubin defends his goal against Las Vegas Lights Friday night
Phoenix Rising host Las Vegas Lights as fans return to stadium for first time since COVID-19 shutdown
Ole Olafson, Reporter
On Friday night, Phoenix Rising returned from a long road trip to be greeted by actual fans in the stands and didn’t pass up the opportunity to entertain those in attendance.
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Four-Down Territory Ep 8 - 2020 NFL Opening Day
Ole Olafson, Senior Audio Producer

The podcasts on nevalleynews.org contain the personal opinions of both host and guest.  Those opinions do not necessarily reflect the opinions of nevalleynews.org, Scottsdale Community College or Maricopa County Community...

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The Diamondbacks were one of the league
Arizona Diamondbacks deal big-name players at deadline, GM issues letter to season ticket holders
Jackson Dungan, Reporter
Diamondbacks season ticket holders might be puzzled with the direction the team is taking and perhaps a little frustrated over being charged for the first quarter of the 2021 season just hours before some of their favorite players were traded for a new group of players who have yet to make a name for themselves in the big leagues.
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Roger Federer (shown here in a 2019 U.S. Open match) and fans will both be missing from this year
Major sporting events begin to play out after coronavirus delays
Michael Russell, Reporter
The individual sports calendar, like everything else, has been turned on its head by coronavirus pandemic.
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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.