Arizona delegates who recently visited Mexico City on a trade mission said Mexican officials have promised to improve the highway leading from Central Mexico to Nogales. The improvements are expected to improve the flow of goods between Arizona and Mexico.
The Arizona Diamondbacks have named Oakland Athletics bench coach Chip Hale their new manager. Hale will replace Kirk Gibson, who was fired with three games left in a disappointing season in which the Diamondbacks' record was a worst in baseball 64 and 98.
Most Arizonans recover from Valley Fever and return to full health. But for some people the disease can be deadly. Dr. Steve Holland is trying to identify the genetic mutations some people have that make them unable to fight Valley Fever.
The body that licenses doctors in Arizona this week decided to start re-issuing medical licenses. It had stopped last month because of a dispute over a new state law requiring criminal background checks for applicants.