New Electric Line Proposed

By Aisha Sander Oct. 1, 2020 UNS Electric Inc, (UNSE) a subsidiary of Unisource Energy Services, has announced its plans to install a new electric transmission line, named “Rio Rico-Harshaw Line”, funded by South32 because of the mining company’s anticipated needs of future exploration in the Patagonia mountains. The current electricity provided to South32’s Hermosa […]

LD2 State House of Rep. Candidates

June 4, 2020 Daniel Hernandez Jr., and State Senator Andrea Dalessandro won the Democratic primary for Arizona House of Representatives District 2. Deborah McEwen is the Republican candidate competing for a seat in the State House. The candidates were provided questions or topics by email. Some questions and answers have been edited/paraphrased for space. Andrea […]

PRT Hosts Candidate Forum

By Aisha Sander Oct. 1, 2020 The PRT hosted a candidates forum for the District 3 County Supervisors candidates: incumbent Bruce Bracker (D), Donna Federici (I), and Justin Luna (I). The forum was moderated by Tom Beal, retired journalist from the Tucson Star and PRT Board member. When asked about South32’s Cross Creek connector road proposal […]