Members of the public have a final opportunity to comment on the proposal to build the South Mountain Freeway. The Arizona Department of Transportation has started another review period for the freeway’s environmental impact statement.
In this week's We Are The Valley segment, KJZZ’s Sarah Ventre took a ride with the Copper Cruisers, a local women’s motorcycle club. Most of the women are veteran bikers, but it was Sarah’s first time.
The Pentagon has announced a new policy to allow young people who were brought to the country illegally as children the chance to serve in specific military roles. But advocates who pushed for more military inclusion of immigrants say the plan falls short.
Meteorologist Dave Vonderhide of the National Weather Service in Flagstaff said this could be the start of a trend as we could be in for above-normal precipitation through the fall and into the winter as an El Nino weather pattern develops.