Driven by passion for community, Marcos grad looks to future

Angélica César, a graduate of Marcos de Niza High School, spent the last three years at Arizona State University seizing opportunities and advocating for the Latino community and undocumented immigrants.

Chandler doc beats the odds; recovery leads to best Father’s Day ever

A young Chandler physician who was given a nearly 100 percent death prognosis from COVID-19 has made an extraordinary recovery thanks to a last-resort, lifesaving medical intervention at Dignity Health St. Joseph’s Hospital and Medical Center.

The effect of COVID-19 on Westchester Senior Living

Following a Maricopa County-wide trend of deaths from COVID-19 in nursing homes and long-term care facilities, a number of residents of Westchester Senior Living...

Dignity doc uses battle savvy to wage war vs. virus

Like healthcare workers across the country, Dr. Ronald Gagliano, a Dignity Health surgeon, was concerned about the shortage of personal protective equipment as the...

Tempe kids show gratitude via Art Center’s ‘Thank You, Heroes’ postings

In the midst of this pandemic and all the changes it has caused, heroes are emerging. Some are familiar faces—healthcare workers, first responders, teachers....

Pandemic creates ‘tsunami’ waiting to happen for state foster-care system

By Lee Shappell In the best of times, securing safe, nurturing homes and support for the more than 14,000 children in Arizona’s foster-care system is...

Flyover to honor healthcare workers set for Friday, May 1

empe City Hall, the ASU campus and Tempe St. Luke’s Hospital will be among sites of a Valleywide flyover by a formation of 15 aircraft involving Luke Air Force Base, the 56th and the 944th Fighter Wings, as well as the Arizona Air National Guard’s 161st Air Refueling Wing, in honor of Arizona’s front line COVID-19 responders.

For chronically mess-addicted, these sisters provide organized decluttering

Story & photos by Janie Magruder They shared a room as little girls, the elder sister often moving around the furniture and decorations in...

A community defined: How neighbors join efforts to assist those in need

By Michelle Hirsch “When I was a boy and I would see scary things in the news, my mother would say to me, ‘Look...

WATCH: A message from the Wrangler team

As we continue to press through these challenging times, the Wrangler News team is still committed to delivering local stories to our local communities...