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Fire Danger Closes Coronado National Forest

Public not allowed in forest until rains reduce fire danger

Housing Rebound Will Come Slowly in Arizona

Glut of foreclosed homes, short sales keep prices low; recovery 5 or more years away - click to watch Episode 21

A Tour of Kartchner Caverns with Gary Tenen

The cave's co-discoverer revisits Kartchner often, and finds it still amazes him 40 years later. A tireless evangelist for the cave he still refers to as "Xanadu", Gary Tenen invited Mark Duggan to accompany him on a recent trip underground.

Dr. Carolyn Porco

One of America's leading planetary scientists talks about the ongoing exploration of Saturn and its moons. She'll be in Tucson to present at SPACEFEST III (June 2nd - 5th, 2011).

"Arizona Week" Episode 20 for May 27, 2011

State Legislature's toll is $93M in cuts, pass-alongs and revenue take-backs on counties

Episode 20: Cost Shifts Leave Counties Unhappy

The Legislature imposed $93M in cuts, pass-alongs and takeaways on Arizona's 15 counties in time for budget season

Captain Mark Kelly

Listen to an interview from orbit, as Captain Mark Kelly answers questions from on board the International Space Station.

A Phone Call from Endeavour

AZPM speaks with Shuttle Commander Mark Kelly, husband of U.S. Rep. Gabrielle Giffords, during his mission in space

The Drug War At Home: Gangs Acting As Foot Soldiers For Drug Cartels

In exchange for drug money, U.S. gangs are recruited by Mexican drug cartels to do their dirty work

Border Journalism Network

The University of Arizona and other schools band together to teach young border reporters how to stay safe.

Loughner Found Not Competent

Federal judge finds suspect in Tucson's tragic Jan. 8 shooting incompetent to stand trial, putting case on hold

Reclaiming An Oasis in the Desert

With the help of a water treatment plant, a stretch of the Santa Cruz River south of Tucson is returning to life

Alex Garcia, Young Composer

Hear how this 16-year-old's music about the January 8th tragedy received its debut performance from The Tucson Symphony.

Endeavour Lifts Off

Shuttle commences 16-day mission that marks its final voyage into space

Episode 18: State Water Situation Still Serious

A snowy winter won't save Arizona from its water woes, but does give water managers more time to plan for inevitable drier periods ahead

Amerind Foundation Continues Artifact Research

Organization is still devoted to Native American culture, but has adapted its focus over 75 years.

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