A pair of new polls suggest that Arizona in back in play for the presidential race. Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump appear to be in a dead heat with a little more than a month to go before the election.
The U.S. Forest Service has purchased the last parcel of private land along Fossil Creek in central Arizona. It’s one of only two rivers in the state with the National Wild and Scenic River designation. The purchase means the Forest Service can now manage the entire river corridor.
By a 7-2 vote, council members approved up to $18.3 million of financial support to bring a Fry’s grocery store downtown. The deal with RED Development calls for Fry’s to anchor the intersection of First and Jefferson Streets.
Will Proposition 205 help put money into Arizona’s underfunded public schools or will it make marijuana easier to access for kids and lead to greater addiction? We learned more about it from Ray Stern of Phoenix New Times.