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Strong sense of place

Aug 8, 2022 Tucson made big changes that had big impacts on its water consumption.

Cochise Democrats ready for the general election

Aug 5, 2022 The party wants to focus on issues.

Open Mic Night opens opportunities and cooperation in Sierra Vista

Aug 3, 2022 Monthly gathering welcomes artists to showcase their talent.

The water came back

Aug 1, 2022 Poor water practices made the Santa Cruz River practically disappear, but new efforts have some water flowing again. And when there’s water in the desert, life follows quickly.

Southern Arizona schools upgrade security and active-shooter training as schools prepare to open

Jul 31, 2022 School shootings around the country have made this a summer of preparation for school districts

Mailboxes are overflowing with campaign ads. Who's paying for it all?

Jul 28, 2022 Outside groups spend big to sway voters as August 2nd primary approaches.

COVID-19 highlights need for school counselors

Jul 25, 2022 Schools across Cochise County have identified an increase in demand for mental health counseling services since the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic.

“Not here for some agrarian fantasy”

Jul 25, 2022 Arizona plays a big role in providing Americans with fresh greens year-round, and its farmers are feeling the pressure to keep that going while cutting down on water. It’s also not an easy place to start farming from scratch.

On the Colorado River the feds carry a big stick. Will the states get hit?

Jul 22, 2022 A summer deadline approaches for state leaders to agree on how to cut their water use.

Abortion ruling puts new focus on Arizona's attorney general race

Jul 21, 2022 The race for state attorney general is one of the most crowded fields on Arizona’s primary ballots.

A battle of endorsements in the GOP gubernatorial primary

Jul 20, 2022 At this late stage in the race, Karrin Taylor Robson is picking up steam as Donald Trump backs Kari Lake.

How would the next secretary of state handle future elections? Look back to 2020

Jul 19, 2022 One task, once mundane, has been politicized by some of the candidates vying for the office: election certification.

Why the race in this Arizona congressional district is attracting national attention

Jul 18, 2022 Democrats and Republicans are choosing their nominees for the 6th Congressional District as GOP leaders aim to flip it in November.

Wa:k–where the water goes in

Jul 18, 2022 The Tohono O’odham Nation and its predecessors, the Huhugam, have used canals to move water around Southern Arizona for millenia. Today, the Tohono O’odham Nation is looking into those older practices around water and bringing some back into the fold.

When you touch it, it gets worse

Jul 18, 2022 The City of Bisbee's antiquated water systems are slowing down the fire department in the face of longer and more dangerous wildfire seasons. Town leaders are looking to solve the problem while improving their water infrastructure on the whole.

The Buzz previews AZPM's new water podcast Tapped

Jul 15, 2022 Join us for a look at a new series that tells the stories of how we use water.

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