Phoenix, Arizona - Governor Doug Ducey yesterday announced the appointments of Renee Bennett and Wayne Yehling to the Pima County Superior Court.

Phoenix, Arizona - Governor Doug Ducey Thursday, signed onto a Memorandum of Understanding with the governors of eight other western states agreeing to work together to facilitate and expand the usage of electric vehicles.  Under the agreement, senior leadership from each state will meet regularly to establish best practices and procedures for areas like raising consumer awareness, coordinating frequency of charging infrastructure, and establishing voluntary minimum standards for charging stations.

Gila Bend, Arizona - Yuma Sector Border Patrol agents arrested nine illegal aliens caught with more than 400 pounds of marijuana Tuesday night worth more than $208,000.

Phoenix, Arizona - Governor Doug Ducey announced the appointment of Maria Fuentes to serve as Director of the Governor’s Office of Youth, Faith and Family.

Phoenix, Arizona - Governor Ducey will take part in a series of economic development meetings Oct. 19 - 22 in the United Kingdom to tout the economic advantages of doing business in Arizona. During the economic development trip, organized by the Arizona Commerce Authority, the governor will meet one-on-one with high-level international business leaders. In addition, he’ll attend the Arizona Cardinals game at Twickenham stadium on October 22nd where he’ll meet with tourism industry representatives and promote travel to Arizona.