News, Articles

Being Black in Tucson

Feb 1, 2019 What it is like to be a member of a small minority in a big city.

Legislature Passes Tax Changes to Align With Federal Code

Feb 1, 2019 The bill passed along party lines, with only Republicans voting for the measure.

UA Study: Bigger Dogs Are Better Thinkers

Feb 1, 2019 Researchers pitted large dogs against small dogs in intelligence tests.

US Border Agency Announces Biggest-Ever Fentanyl Bust, Worth $3.5M

Feb 1, 2019 Customs and Border Protection said agents captured more than 250 pounds of the deadly opioid.

Courts Turn Away Hundreds of Immigrants, Blame Shutdown

Feb 1, 2019 Hundreds of immigrants arrived with government-issued notices to appear in court for hearings that were never scheduled.

VW Doles Out Last of Settlement Owed to Arizona Consumers

Feb 1, 2019 The checks, each worth $1,000, are part of a $40 million settlement reached in May 2018.

Stakeholders Reflect On Deadline Passage of Arizona Drought Plan

Jan 31, 2019 Lawmakers adopted a plan that stakeholders have been negotiating since last summer.

Feds Flag Arizona Sen McSally for Excessive Campaign Donations

Jan 31, 2019 The FEC is looking into what appears to be $270,000 in excessive campaign contributions during the midterm campaign.

UA Law School Seeks New Partnerships in Mexico

Jan 31, 2019 The university has collaborated with institutions in Mexico for decades, and the law school wants to build new programs.

Report: Processing Delays Reach Crisis Levels At Immigration Agency

Jan 31, 2019 A coalition of immigration lawyers says longer waits are often due to a large wave of applications.

Canada is Arizona's Largest International Employer, Diplomat Highlights

Jan 31, 2019 There are more than 350 Canadian companies doing business in Arizona.

TUSD Hopes to Attract Special Education Teachers at Job Fair

Jan 31, 2019 The district is looking for 91 total new teachers for the 2019-20 school year.

Tourist Office: Tucson Hotel Industry Booming

Jan 31, 2019 Revenue hit $415 million in 2018, marking the 6th consecutive year of revenue growth in Tucson.

Thursday Marks Last Day for Arizona to Approve Drought Plan

Jan 31, 2019 The Legislature must pass a water-use plan today or the federal government will step in.

UA Conservationist Helps Water-Loving Feline Survive

Jan 30, 2019 Fishing cats of Southeast Asia are threatened by loss of habitat.

Pentagon Sending 'Several Thousand' More Troops To US-Mexico Border

Jan 30, 2019 It comes weeks from a deadline from the White House over funding for a border wall.

Selected Archive Filters

Arizona Public Media broadcast stations are licensed to the Arizona Board of Regents. Arizona Public Media and AZPM are registered trademarks of the Arizona Board of Regents.
The University of Arizona