Yuma, Arizona - The fact that we spend more than 18 hours per week driving (over 17% of our waking hours) costs us in many different ways, from gas prices and upkeep to speeding tickets and even deadly accidents.

Phoenix, Arizona - Governor Doug Ducey announced the 2016 Arizona Tax Recovery Program, which provides Arizona taxpayers the ability to pay any back taxes owed to the state without penalty, interest or criminal prosecution. The program will run from September 1, 2016 through October 31, 2016.

Tucson, Arizona - On Aug. 15, 2016, Monique Pablo-Johnson, 47, of Sells, Ariz., a member of Tohono O’odham Indian Nation, was sentenced by U.S. District Judge Rosemary Marquez to 11 years in custody.   Pablo-Johnson had previously pleaded guilty to two counts of involuntary manslaughter.

Bisbee, Arizona - Arizona Attorney General Mark Brnovich announced a jury convicted Edith and James Hughes of multiple felony counts involving financial exploitation of an 86 year old woman. They were both found guilty of Fraudulent Schemes and Artifices, Theft from a Vulnerable Adult, Misuse of a Credit Card, and Unlawful Use of Power of Attorney.

Sierra Vista, Arizona - Streamflow and groundwater levels are declining in some locations along the San Pedro River near Sierra Vista, Arizona, according to a new report by the U.S. Geological Survey.