The Loop 303/I-10 traffic interchange in Goodyear will soon open. Before its grand opening, the public is invited to attend a dedication. On Saturday, visitors will be able to walk, jog or bike around the Cotton Lane underpass beneath I-10.
This year, dozens of communities on the Navajo Nation passed local clean air resolutions. They ban tobacco use in both government buildings and work places. But there’s concern about how these policies could affect tribal businesses like casinos where smoking is legal and popular.
Officials are moving forward with plans to evict families in 14 homes in Warren Jeffs' polygamous sect on the Utah-Arizona border as authorities attempt to crack down on families who have failed to pay occupancy fees for years.
One of the main reservoirs in the vast Colorado River water system that is struggling to serve the booming Southwest will get more water this year, but that won't be enough to pull Lake Mead back from near-record lows.
More than 2,000 immigrants facing deportation in 2013 were released strictly for budget reasons by immigration agency officials who kept the homeland security secretary in the dark about the plan, according to a federal watchdog's report.