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Web Feature: Bearing the Burden

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Web Feature: Help on Wheels

Van of Hope takes healthcare on the road to serve the homeless

AZ Week: State Surplus, Spend or Save?

Gov. wants more for education, prisons; Legislature wants to save it for rough times ahead

Civility Groups Forging Projects

Updates from two organizations formed after Jan. 8 shooting

AZ Week: State Needs Improved Child Safety System

From law enforcement to Child Protective Services worker caseloads, upgrades sought

Web Feature: Where Wishes Are Horses

Equine therapy helps youth on the Pascua Yaqui Reservation reconnect with their culture—and themselves

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Mental health, state computers, Child Protective Services may see upgrades

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UA Muscular Dystrophy Study Expanding

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