If you’re an inventor or even just a tinkerer, acquiring a well-stocked space to create can often be an expensive prospect. The cost of the needed equipment used to be a roadblock for many would be inventors, but places known as “makers labs” are starting to change that.
A local attorney is demanding that documents and records be preserved in anticipation of a potential lawsuit after KJZZ raised questions of possible conflicts of interest regarding Arizona Corporation Commissioner Susan Bitter Smith.
The reintroduction of the Mexican gray wolf remains controversial with several groups including members of the White Mountain Apaches, cattle ranchers, elk hunters and residents of the Blue Range wilderness area where the reintroduction is taking place.
Proponents of the Loop 202 completion say it will reduce travel times for people who now drive through Phoenix to work in the east Valley, but local officials believe the South Mountain Freeway could also mean more jobs closer to home.