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AZ unemployment drops, remains at record low

The rate drop counters common seasonal trends.

Monsoon brings mixed emotions for road workers

The staff is on-call 24-hours a day.

The Buzz: The damming of the lower Colorado River

We preview the new season of Tapped, AZPM's podcast about water in the southwest.

Historic homes near University of Arizona relocating

Developer Capstone Communities gave Joel Ireland, a resident of the West University neighborhood, the historic homes to be placed on a plot of land he owns.

County works to rectify wrong election date on sample ballots

Pima County is sending postcards to thousands of households to correct an error on election materials listing August 30 as the primary election date instead of the correct date, July 30.

Pima County ready with back to school vaccines

Help is available for parents seeking to update their child's immunization list.

Water conservation measures for Grand Canyon National Park after another break in the waterline

The waterline was recently shut off for repairs and crews were trying to re-pressurize the line when the break occurred.

Air conditioning improvements begin at TUSD schools

The funding comes from a voter-approved bond passed last fall.

Former Senator Jeff Flake announces he's leaving as Turkish ambassador before general election

The former senator has been an outspoken critic of former President Trump.

Number of migrants entering Arizona lowest in 3+ years

New federal data shows that the number of migrants crossing the southern border into Arizona has fallen to fewer numbers than the state has seen since February 2021, keeping with the trend across the U.S.-Mexico border.

Taming the Colorado

The Colorado River is the most dammed waterway in the US, but what was it like before? We go back to the battle over Parker Canyon Dam and how it changed Arizona's rights to the river's water forever.

Shadow Wolves may see better career mobility under new bill

Arizona Senators Mark Kelly and Kyrsten Sinema introduced new legislation that would both improve border security and the retention of Shadow Wolves agents.

Judge says border security ballot proposal is constitutionally sound

A Maricopa County judge ruled that a broad Republican-backed border security proposal could seek approval from voters in November.

WATCH OR LISTEN LIVE: The Republican National Convention

Stream the entire convention online or look for live NPR and PBS coverage here on AZPM, July 15-18.

Chispa Arizona launches $200K campaign to raise awareness about Corporation Commission election

According to a poll funded by Chispa Arizona, a majority of Latino voters are unfamiliar with what the state utility regulator does.

Douglas man convicted of hate crime faces up to 130 years in prison

Eric Ridenour set two churches in the southern Arizona city’s historic Church Square on fire in May 2023.

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