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Farewell to The King of the Monsters
Also on Arizona Spotlight: Opioid addicts struggle to get their recovery covered; astronomical events in the works of William Shakespeare; and a folktale from India in "The Drum & The Story".
Opioid Addicts Struggle to Get Their Recovery Covered
Some opioid substitution drugs like Suboxone are not covered by insurance for those fighting opioid addiction in Arizona.
Danger for First Responders: Skin Contact with Fentanyl
Border officials say the powerful opioid is showing up all over Arizona.
Cartels, Corruption and Gasoline Theft Make for Deadly May in Mexico
Almost 2,200 were murdered, making it the deadliest month in decades, data show.
Losing Yourself to Opioids, and 'Finding That Person Again'
Part 2: Q&A with a young woman in Tucson being treated for addiction.
When Addiction Starts With a Prescription
Part 1: Q&A with a young woman in Tucson being treated for addiction.
Episode 319: Opioids in Arizona - A State of Emergency
Arizona Week: Investigating extent of opioid addiction, why people get hooked.
Episode 141: Local Governments Say No to Trump's Wall
Metro Week: 2 fire districts propose consolidation; new Catholic bishop coming to Tucson.
Tucson Pedestrian Deaths Up Sharply; Jaywalking Blamed
Officer: 'The person who is most responsible for your safety is you. You need to pay attention.'
Trump Wants to Cut US Aid to Mexican Drug Cartel Fight
Budget proposal calls for cutting funding to Mexican policy, military almost in half.
US and Mexico Promise Plan to Fight Drug Cartels
Officials say both countries are to blame for an opioid epidemic.
US, Mexican Officials Meet in DC to Discuss Security Issues
Secretary of State Tillerson, Mexican foreign minister will look at cartels, other issues.
Mexico Is One Step Away From Legalizing Medical Marijuana
Such a step would be a landmark policy for the country battered by the drug trade.
Feds Give Arizona $24M to Combat Opioid Epidemic
12th biggest grant in the country, based on need and prevalence of opioid addiction.
Poll: 42% in State Know Someone Addicted to Opioids
Survey says one-third of Arizonans weren't warned by doctors of drugs' addictive nature.
Episode 126: TUSD School Board Mulls Leadership Change
Plus, local law enforcement leaders are cutting budgets and asking for funding; high-risk areas for lead poisoning
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