Location: § Approximately 15 miles north of Globe

§ Nearest town is Globe

Start Date: 9/3/2019
Size: 100 acres
Percent Contained: 0

Cause: Lightning

Summary: The Redmond Fire was reported on Tuesday afternoon. The fire is burning near the southern edge of the Salt River Wilderness Area north of Globe. The fire has grown to approximately 100 acres, fueled by dry grass and thunderstorm winds. Smoke is visible from State Route 188, as well as US Highways 60 and 70.

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Location:

§ Approximately 7 miles northwest of Cave Creek, and 14 miles east of Black Canyon City

§ Nearest town is Cave Creek

Start Date: 9/3/2019
Size: 400 acres
Percent Contained: 0

Cause: Lightning

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PHOENIX – Tonto National Forest staff continue preparations for hosting the first two public meetings to discuss the Forest Service’s analysis in the Draft Environmental Impact Statement (DEIS) for the Resolution Copper Project and Land Exchange.

The meetings will take place on:

Ø September 10, 2019, from 5 to 8:30 p.m. in the Superior junior/senior High School cafeteria, 1500 Panther Drive, Superior, Arizona

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PHOENIX – United States Drug Enforcement Administration Phoenix Division Special Agent in Charge Doug Coleman is alerting all citizens to the cumulative seizure of approximately 1,138,288 illicitly manufactured fentanyl pills by DEA’s Phoenix Field Division and law enforcement agencies in Arizona so far this fiscal year. In comparison, approximately 380,000 were seized in FY 2018. The deadly fentanyl pills seized by law enforcement are predominantly those designed to resemble oxycodone M-30 tablets.

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TUCSON, Arizona – U.S. Border Patrol agents arrested a previously deported sex offender discovered among a group of illegal immigrants in eastern Arizona early Monday.

Tucson Sector Border Patrol agents encountered the group of two men, one woman, and a juvenile while responding to a request for assistance from a Greenlee County Sheriff’s deputy near Clifton, Arizona.

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TSA starting to advise all flyers of importance of compliant ID

With the federally-imposed deadline of October 1, 2020 drawing closer, as of this Friday the Transportation Security Administration will advise passengers passing through airport security checkpoints that it’s important to consider getting a Travel ID in order to meet upcoming new federal identification requirements.

The Arizona Department of Transportation Motor Vehicle Division offers the federally-compliant Travel ID at all MVD locations statewide. It’s also available at those Authorized Third Party providers that offer license and ID services.

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