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METRO WEEK: Recall Election in Oro Valley Over Club Purchase

Mayor, three Town Council members face competitors in November balloting.

Arizona Spotlight for October 2nd, 2015

Remembering "Alice Doesn't Live Here Anymore" with stars Ellen Burstyn and Diane Ladd; the challenges of being the first in your family to attend college, Chris Dashiell previews the first Tucson Festival of Films.

State Faces Difficulties, But Futurist Group Optimistic

Report says despite struggles in education, economy, state has 'elements to come of age.'

Rep. Salmon Says He Won't Challenge McCain for Senate

Attention falls to others as conservatives express dissatisfaction with 5-term senator.

Schools Chief: Pay Teachers More, Kill Common Core

Education reform plan includes teacher mentoring, tax incentives for educators.

Arizona Charter Schools Receive $16M in Federal Grant

US Department of Education asks Congress for more new, expanding schools.

Report: Arizona Revenues Fall Far Short of Highway Needs

Auditor General's Office projects $63 billion fund shortage in next quarter century.

House Democrats Unveil Education Funding Plan

Latest in series of plans from governor, Republican legislators, state schools chief.

Grandparents Provide Foster Care, Saving State Money

But one aspect of a program that has up to 8,000 foster children in it may lose funding.

Arizona Legislators to Be Briefed on K-12 Funding Options

Special session being discussed amid ongoing search for more money for schools.

Arizona Sign of Autumn: Leaves Turning? No, Lost Hikers

Cooler weather has more people out; that meets big increase in number of trouble calls.

AZ WEEK: Hispanic Heritage - Scout Leader, Cartoonist

Plus, why Mexican-US drug trade continues and efforts to quell it continually fall short.

METRO WEEK: Woman Banned from US; Children Stay

AZPM documentary tracks life for US citizens whose mother is banned from country.

Border Patrol Agent Indicted in Mexican Teen's Death in 2012

Rock throwing led agent to shoot through border fence, killing 16-year-old in 2012.

Arpaio Contempt Hearing Over Latino Profiling Resumes

Sheriff, several of his top officers face federal sanctions, possibility of criminal charges.

Latino-Owned Businesses Growth Rapid in Arizona

Estimated 90,000 in state, a 70% increase over five years, according to new report.

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