The longest-held American civilian prisoner during the Vietnam War has died. Ernie Brace was held in multiple North Vietnamese prisons. He was eventually housed in a cell next to Sen. John McCain during his captivity.
If you use a paper form to file your Arizona taxes, filing is about to get a bit more difficult. Until now, people who filed a tax return on paper the year before, automatically got new forms and instructions in the mail. But Sean Laux of the Department of Revenue says, no more.
Over the weekend dignitaries of the Guatemalan government, including its First Lady, celebrated the opening of a consulate in Tucson. There has been buzz about a local office since the summer brought a surge of migration from Central America.
Relief could be on the way for people stuck in traffic jams on I-10 between Phoenix and Tucson, if you don’t mind waiting a few decades. The state is reviewing plans to build a highway in Pinal County that could reduce travel times between Arizona’s two biggest cities.
Protesters took to the streets in Phoenix last night to express their frustration over the shooting death earlier this week of Rumain Brisbon. This comes on the heels of protests across the country over decisions not to indict police officers in New York City and Ferguson, Missouri, for the killings of unarmed African American men.