Unofficial nickname. Nicknamed for its most significant geological feature The Grand Canyon located in northwest Arizona.
Founded in 1919, encompasses 1,902 mi².
NFC West. Founded in 1898.
The rays of red and gold represent the 13 original colonies of the union and the rays of the Western setting sun.
Federal Correctional Institution
Federal Correctional Complex
Joined union in 1912, quarter released in 2008
The US Army once experimented with camels in the Arizona desert, and eventually gave up. The remaining camels were set free, and are now protected.
Director: Joel Coen. Also starred John Goodman, William Forsythe & Sam McMurray. Plot: When a childless couple of an ex-con and an ex-cop decide to help themselves to one of another family's quintuplets, their lives get more complicated than they anticipated.
Director: Harry L. Fraser. Also starred Jack Rockwell, Yakima Canutt & Harry L. Fraser. Plot: Chris Morrell (Wayne), the guardian of half-Indian girl Nina (Rickert), is helping her find her missing white father. so she can cash in on her late mother's oil lease...
Centruroides exilicauda - previously Centruroides sculpturatus. This small scorpion is typically straw-coloured, but can be found in a variety of colour morphs. A typical bark scorpion, it is most often found under rocks, bits of loose tree bark, or crevices in walls. It has potent venom which has resulted in a number of confirmed deaths. It is the most dangerous scorpion in the US. Although C. exilicauda is not difficult to maintain in captivity, it is not a species for beginners.
Tucson, AZ, U.S.A. Circulation 94,055
Phoenix, AZ, U.S.A. 10th-largest newspaper in the U.S.A. Circulation 413,332
1987. Dir. the Coen brothers. Holly Hunter and Nicolas Cage.