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Arizona Unemployment Hits 9-Year Low: 4.8%

Statistics show strong signs of economic growth in the state.

Opportunity and Uncertainty: Mexican Ambassador on Future Relations

Plus, the feasibility of campaign promises, carmaker Lucid coming to Arizona and more.

Feeding Our Future: Putting Native Foods Back on the Plate

Why did the Tohono O'odham stop eating and growing their Native foods?

SynCardia Official: Tucson Operations Expected to Continue

Artificial heart manufacturer went through bankruptcy, sale in July.

Why Are Arizona, US Losing Hospitals in Rural Areas?

57 facilities, including one Douglas, have closed in the last 5 years.

Arizona Spotlight for June 26, 2015

Eating "Unprocesssed" for a full year; National Independents Week stresses importance of buying local; Chris Dashiell reviews "Desert Bloom" from 1986; and foibles of would-be Arizona outlaws Cyclone Bill & Climax Jim.

Service Providers Work to End Homelessness in Tucson

Goal: End veterans' homelessness by end of this year, all homelessness by 2017.

Children's Foster Program Says Demand Drives Clothing Shortage

Casa de los NiƱos in Tucson reports dire need for new summer clothes for abused, neglected youngsters.

Brewer's Pause on New Regs Has No Economic Effect, Study Says

Grand Canyon Institute report shows intended job creation, economic growth did not occur.

TEP Proposes No More Coal Burning at Tucson Plant

Idea comes at EPA public hearing as alternative way to meet emission restrictions plan aimed at cleaner park air.

Efforts Underway to Educate Arizonans On Affordable Care Act

Estimates indicate more than 1 million residents will qualify for financial healthcare assistance.

Health Care Marketplaces Begin Enrollment in Fall

White House says insurance choices will increase for most consumers.

Mental Illness, Poverty Form Vicious Circle

Tucson organization helps people facing challenges of illness and limited resources find hope and purpose.

Local Efforts Offer Help, Give Hope to Homeless

Three organizations working to fill the poverty gap.

Ajo Aims to Become Greener, Healthier

Town's residents seek economic opportunities.

As Holidays Near, Many Families Seek Services

Salvation Army reports residents are seeking assistance in record numbers

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