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Proposed Interstate 11 highway potential threat to Wickenburg businesses

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By Lia Steinberg

Tuesday, Oct. 23, 2012
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The proposed Interstate 11 would serve as a trucking and tourism link between Phoenix and Las Vegas. Arizona Governor Jan Brewer says the new highway will foster economic activity west of Phoenix. Although the plans for I-11 are still in the early stages, the town of Wickenburg is hoping the state's plans won't take away the traffic for their local businesses. Cronkite News reporter Lia Steinberg has more on the story.

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