Parker Shea

Parker Shea joins the Arizona Mirror after recently graduating from Arizona State University, where he was editor-in-chief of State Press Magazine. He hopes to one day have a career reporting on issues related to the environment. He is a daily runner and enjoys exploring the Arizona wilderness.

Arizona drops in annual highway rankings because of fatal crashes

By: - August 26, 2019

Arizona’s ranking for overall highway condition and cost dropped dramatically compared with last year, according to a recent report. 

Conservationists fear BLM changes will harm Arizona public lands

By: - August 19, 2019

Conservationists and environmental groups are concerned a series of changes within the Bureau of Land Management will lead to more oil, gas and mining uses of public lands.

Mohave County planning commissioner won’t be removed over racist Facebook posts

By: - August 9, 2019

A Republican on Mohave County’s Planning and Zoning Commission will continue to serve on the government board, despite calls for her removal after posting racist comments on Facebook last month.