It's back to the ballot box this November for many Arizona school districts. Last year’s failed attempt to pass bonds and overrides forced schools to ask voters, once again, for support. For some districts this election is one final effort before they face more budget cuts.
A long-stalled forest restoration project in northern Arizona may finally start seeing some action early next year. The project is supposed to reduce wildfire risks across four forests in northern Arizona.
Mexicans and Arizonans are joining together to fight crime in Phoenix. The Mexican Consulate and Phoenix Police Department are starting a program to improve lines of communication with the Latino community.
Sen. Ted Cruz aside, the government shutdown frustrated just about everyone, from tourists who wanted to visit national parks to people with chronic conditions who were worried about getting their medicine.