One lawsuit pending appeal, one lawsuit being written and one lawsuit threatened. The legal back-and-forth continues between the Arizona Board of Education and Superintendent of Public Instruction Diane Douglas.
Although it is officially fall, temperatures are still warm enough to encourage swimmers to visit local lakes. But one popular beach has tested positive for high levels of E. coli, which may put swimmer’s health at risk.
The United States has fortified the border with Mexico since the terrorist attacks of Sept. 11, 2001, largely in the name of thwarting terrorism. However, some analysts believe there’s a greater potential threat of terrorists entering the U.S. from the northern border.
As the future South Mountain Freeway breaks through the barriers of limited accessibility and traffic congestion, it creates a new obstacle by cutting through land that the Gila River Indian Community finds sacred.