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Episode 340: Southern Arizona Settles in For Warm, Dry Winter

A look at the effect of the climate on wildlife and communities.

Facing Loss of State Funding, Bisbee to Roll Back Bag Ban

Version of resolution being drafted would make the ban voluntary, but reserve the city's right to challenge the state in court.

Private Prisons Pushing Rural Counties Into Financial Hole, Officials Say

Counties want governor to stop favoring private prisons over rural county jails.

New TSA Policies Could Mean Longer Waits During Busy Season at Tucson Airport

Airport officials advise arriving at least 90 minutes before flights while staff adjust to new policies and the increase in travelers.

Elections, New Proposals Could Delay NAFTA Deal

Expert thinks trade talks were extended because US negotiators introduced food trade as a topic.

Tucson Has 22nd-Highest Eviction Rate in US, Survey Says

Author thinks eviction rates are closely tied to economic well-being of a city.

Tucson Job Growth Lags Behind Arizona Numbers

City adding fewer new jobs, but gains are in high-paying jobs.

UA the 'Talent Factory' in Sun Corridor's Development Goals

The organization held its annual economic development update this week.

Arizona Unemployment Picture Improves to Near 10-Year Low

The state's jobless rate still registers higher than the national rate.

Durham, Watson Compete for Ward 3 Seat on City Council

Issues include economic development and overlap with Trump.

Jobs, Environment and Crime are Key for Ward 6 Candidates

Central Tucson Council race features incumbent Democrat, Republican and Green Party challengers.

Tucson Housing Prices Come Close to Highest in a Decade

Low inventory continues to push home prices up.

Bisbee Fires Back on Legislator's Challenge to Plastic-Bag Ban

Memorandum claims the law is necessary to uphold another constitutional provision and is not a statewide concern.

Arizona Seniors Register Financial Complaints at 10th Highest Rate

Recent report shows 1.37 complaints for every 100,000 seniors in the state.

Federal Grants Aimed at Recovery of Arizona Coal Communities

Money is going to the Navajo Nation to soften the expected closure of the Navajo Generating Station.

List Calls Congress Street One of America's 'Great Places'

American Planners Association points to revitalization, multi-modal renovations.

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