Category Archives: Other State News

Home prices, new homes building in Kingman.

KINGMAN, Ariz. – Home prices in Kingman keep rising as 2014 realized an increase of 13.6 percent in the average home price over the previous year and shows no signs of slowing down so far in 2015. Home prices are 43 percent higher than they were in earl ...

Arizona Solar jobs and industry shining bright.

ARIZONA – With more than 9,100 solar workers, Arizona ranks third in the nation in solar jobs. The Solar Foundation released its Arizona Solar Jobs Census 2014 last week, and the Arizona solar industry added 612 new solar jobs, growing by seven percent ...

Payson’s new rue21 store is the largest in Arizona.

PAYSON, Ariz. – A new rue21 store moved into Payson in a big way. Not only is it the largest rue21 store in Arizona, it is also the largest rue guy store and plans to offer the new rue plus-size segment soon. The new Payson rue21 is located at 400 E. H ...

Payson revenue grows as local economy stays strong.

PAYSON, Ariz. – Payson revenues grew in almost every category according to the December monthly budget tracking report. Payson registered an 8 percent growth in local sales, jumping to $2.8 million. Building permits were up 58 percent to $127,000 and re ...

Ocotillo Village Health Club hiring 200 in Chandler.

CHANDLER, Ariz. – Ocotillo Village Health Club & Spa is looking for 200 employees interested in health and helping people. The club plans to open  in April and held a job fair last week to begin the hiring process. Ocotillo Village Health Club will ...

Arizona minimum wage to increase next year.

PHOENIX – The Arizona minimum wage will increase by 15 cents per hour in 2015, bringing the hourly wage to $8.05. Voters approved a measure in 2016 tying the minimum wage to inflation for annual adjustments which results in the wage for this coming year ...