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Modest Bump Expected for Holiday Retail Sales

Amid growing competition, merchants diversify, add services and values

Jobs Growing in Arizona, but at Snail's Pace

No sign of another recession but growth 'could be way better'

New Economic Development Board Gets Down to Business

High-paying jobs should be Commerce Authority's singular focus, economist says

Amid Cuts, Arizona Mayors Cautiously Optimistic

Meeting in Tucson, they hear an update from Gov. Brewer, but still worry about budgeting and the economy

Culture Clash: Navajo Traditions vs. Economic Development

Nation President Shelly pushes alternative energy, technology to draw jobseekers back to reservation

State's Economy Better, but Still Fragile

Economist, business specialist say debt-ceiling fight contributed to uncertainty

Web Feature: When the Markous Went Local

One restaurant owner and his family set out to change their lives, and wound up changing their menu

Northern Arizona Tops State in Tourism Growth

Strategic business and public sector partnerships drive success, Flagstaff's mayor says

"Still Here, Still Green"

White Mountains residents pull together, plan economic future in fire's wake

Two Vails, a Single Future

In the rapidly growing Rincon Valley, some new residents seek more than "the rural life"

Wildfires Fan Political Flames

Thin Arizona's forests to stop fires, legislators urge, but others say it's not so simple

More Unemployment, More Problems?

Public policy specialists disagree on benefits of another 20 weeks for long-term unemployed

Locals Unite for Literacy

Thousands of volunteers keep Tucson's library system alive--and lively

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

Beginning a Business in Tough Times

Despite economic doldrums, local merchants secure needed loans for their start-up companies

Web Feature: A Labor of Love

An entrepreneur devotes the last years of his life to a Tucson Mountains outpost

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