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Tucson's modern streetcar and light rail transit system has benefited from Congressional earmarks.

Tucson Streetcar Project Manager Says It's Going Smoothly

A launch date has yet to be announced but testing has been successful with 5 streetcars already in town, she says.

Augusta Resources Readies for Takeover Bid

Rosemont’s parent corporation is assembling a team to deal with a buy out.

Brewer, Sonora Gov Collaborating to Lure Tech Businesses to Area

Pair announce new partnership to attract companies from around the world to Arizona-Sonora region.

Site of the proposed Rosemont copper mine, looking west from Highway 83.

Canadian Corp Plans to Purchase Rosemont's Parent Company

Toronto-based Hudbay Minerals' CEO says proposed mine southeast of Tucson is a solid project for them to take over.

CEO & President of the Downtown Tucson Partnership Michael Keith, Downtown Business Owner, Kade Mislinski, and Interior Architecture Miguel Fuentevilla talk about the development of downtown Tucson and future businesses that will be opening.

Goldwater Institute Sues Tucson Over Contracting Preferences

Phoenix-based group says unconstitutional to allow city contracts to be awarded for local companies even if they aren't lowest bidders.

Brent DeRaad, president and CEO of Visit Tucson, discusses the economic impact of the gem shows in the Tucson area every February.

Tucson Gem, Mineral Shows Bring Millions in Economic Impact

More than 50,000 people expected to attend this year; event will mean an estimated $85M for city, tourism expert says.

Cesar Aguirre, volunteer at Casa Maria, and Alan Jolivett, Hurricane Katrina evacuee, discuss the state of poverty, especially as it relates to the working poor.

Job Training, Agency Coordination Key for Improving Tucson Poverty

Programs that connect people with jobs and training work need to be collaborative, clients say.

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Fewer People Installing Rooftop Solar Panels in AZ

Less Arizona Public Service customers getting them in wake of state regulators' decision last Nov. to add a $5 monthly fee for new users.

Some doctors are discovering that food can do more than please the palate--it can heal the body too.

Building a Southern Arizona Food Economy

Investors, advocates look for ways to grow local and get residents to buy local; it's healthier, they say.

AZ Bankruptcy Fillings Dropped in 2013, Report Says

Figures decreased by 18% in Arizona, slightly above national average which showed a decrease of 14%

Ricardo Pineda from the Mexican Consulate discusses his plans as the new Mexican Consul and the Mexican government's international relations goals for 2014.

Mexico Focusing on Economic Relationship with AZ

Sonora state and Mexico federal officials working on same business-sharing effort as Arizona officials.

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AZ Public Pensions in Better Shape, Study Says

After decade of declines, reforms are making employee plans solvent, Grand Canyon Institute finds.

The stagecoach that runs at Old Tucson Studios recaptures some of the flavor of what travel was like on the frontier of the late 1800's.

Tucson Proposes Film Incentives to Regenerate Industry

Rental discount offered on city property for productions costing $2M or more to stop 'flyover' to NM, Texas.

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Figures Show AZ Unemployment Rate Dropped in December

Seasonally adjusted number down to 7.6% from 7.8% in Nov; state has added more jobs in trade, transportation, utilities.

After four difficult years, Arizona's housing market is beginning to show new signs of life.

2013 AZ Home Sales Prices Up 19%, Sales Lag

Phoenix sees 17% sales decline due to lack of inventory; Tucson median price up 8%, report says.

Tucson Mayor Jonathan Rothschild provides an update on his effort to end veterans' homelessness in the city by 2015.

Tucson's Needed Focus: Jobs, Trade, Mayor Says

Rothschild reflects on successes of last two years, sets economic goals for remaining years in his term.

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