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Confronting Suicide Part 4: Reporters' Notebook

3 AZPM producers discuss their findings in researching suicide prevention efforts for teens, college students, elderly.

This weekend, the gates at Davis-Monthan Air Force base were opened to the public.q

Davis-Monthan Opens Gates for Special Air Show

Make-a Wish Arizona families, wounded warriors and World War II veterans were given a sneak peak of the show, presented by the Air Force's Thunderbirds.

Randy Claxton, LCSW, behavioral health therapist at the Bridges Geropsychiatric Program at Carondelet St. Mary’s Hospital, discusses mental health challenges facing older adults, and a new program that offers struggling elders a helping hand.

Confronting Suicide Part 3: Suicide Among Elderly

In Arizona and across U.S., people 55 and older have highest suicide rate—but deaths underreported and often ignored.

Passover Traditions Changing, Jewish Federation President Says

The Jewish holy week of Passover begins Monday night; holiday to celebrate freedom, he says.

Confronting Suicide Part 2: Prevention Top Focus for Colleges

National effort for students started by parents of University of Arizona student who took his life in 1998.

Confronting Suicide Part 1: Teen Suicides

In Arizona, percentage of high school students injured or poisoned in suicide attempt almost doubled from 2003 to 2013.

Local governments are planning to extend the number and length of bicycle paths in an effort to increase ridership in our community.

Local Cyclists Want City to Increase Safety on Roads

Tucson could see separated bike lanes in near future thanks to $5.5M grant from state transit agency.

Event Encourages Donating to Local Nonprofits

The second Arizona Gives Day is taking place today, and local state charities are working together to raise as much money as possible for their causes.

White House to Honor Former Giffords Staffer, Jan 8 Survivor

Obama administration recognizing Pam Simon's work toward preventing gun violence; she's one of nine people celebrated Thurs. for such efforts.

An A-10 plane sits in a hanger at Davis Monthan Air Force Base.

Davis-Monthan Announces Open House Next Weekend

A chance to thank the community for their support, and allowing them access the base, officials say.

A catholic procession takes place right along the U.S. Mexico Border.

Catholic Leaders Celebrate Mass Along Border, Pray for Reform

Several hundred people attended ceremony Tues. and a few dozen people peered through the border fence from Mexico.

A dinosaur exhibit at The Arizona Museum of Natural History, a museum that has multiple displays for people who are interested in science or nature, and it is stocked with with tens of thousands of objects and photographs.

Museum Houses AZ's Natural, Scientific, Cultural History

Arizona Museum of Natural History is located in Mesa and has multiple opportunities for education.

AZ Town Considers Name Change

Tusayan, Ariz. leaders hope to stress ties to Grand Canyon and eliminate confusion with Tucson.

Steve Rains and Kate Kenski discuss their recent study on discourse and civility in online comments with a grant from the National Institute for Civil Discourse.

Study: More Than 20% of AZ Daily Star Comments Uncivil

Name-calling, personal attacks noted during three-week academic study of 300 news articles.

Genaro Mendez's sons help him plant coffee seedlings in Chiapas that could end up sold in Tucson

From Chiapas, Mexico: More Than Just Coffee

Co-op selling coffee in Tucson helps Mexican families stay together and avoid dangerous illegal immigration.

Prescott Prepares for Anniversary of 19 Hotshots Deaths

Firefighters were killed in the Yarnell Hill fire June 2013; city plans events with churches, private organizations to honor them.

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