The so-called ballot audit has taken another turn, as Attorney General Mark Brnovich says Maricopa County needs to provide more information. Our Friday NewsCap panelists weigh in on that and the state’s other top stories. Plus, how do monsoon rains affect wildlands and wildlife? That and more on The Show.
The latest Census numbers show more and more people continue to move to Arizona and the Valley. We'll hear why the state is becoming more popular with one particular population. Plus, what’s behind a growing effort to stop construction on a low-income housing project in one Phoenix neighborhood. That and more on The Show.
Like most of the country, Arizona continues to see a high number of reported COVID-19 cases. We'll hear one forecast on how the state may look in the coming weeks. Plus, how one Valley woman had her life upended by believing in the Stop the Steal movement. That and more on The Show.
A number of Arizona school districts have put mask mandates in place despite the controversy surrounding that move. The superintendent of the Scottsdale Unified School District talks about requiring masks and the reaction to that decision. Plus, the story of basketball on the Navajo Nation is coming to the small screen. That and more on The Show.
Arizona's economy has been rebounding, even as the number of COVID-19 infections here continues to rise. We'll get a measure of how consumers feel about the economy. Plus, a humanitarian group on why they're seeing more families massing at the southern border. That and more on The Show.
Gov. Ducey and a growing number of school districts are going head to head on mask mandates. Our Friday NewsCap panelists weigh in on that and the state’s other top stories. And our annual monsoon series on how climate change is affecting this unique time of the year in Arizona. That and more on The Show.
Arizona continues to see more COVID-19 infections and hospitalizations as the delta variant spreads. We'll take a closer look at the latest trends. Plus, how the city of Phoenix is built for drought, in light of the shortage declaration on the Colorado River. That and more on The Show.
Arizona's housing market is booming. We'll hear how competing with deep-pocketed investors is making it even harder for buyers. Plus, why one researcher says we're ignoring the "elephant in the room" when it comes to meeting climate change goals. That and more on The Show.
Lots of cities are using data to help them make policy decisions. We'll hear why a national group says several Valley cities are doing a particularly good job of that. Plus, how a new behavioral health center aims to fill a particular need for kids. That and more on The Show.
Students are back in the classroom across Arizona, with the delta variant and debates over mask mandates. We’ll hear from a high school student about how the year’s been going so far. Plus, controversial paintings by the author D.H. Lawrence are going on display in Scottsdale. That and more on The Show.
The U.S. Senate passed a bipartisan infrastructure package, with some of the credit going to Arizona Sen. Kyrsten Sinema. Our Friday NewsCap panelists will weigh in on Sinema’s influence and the week’s other top stories. And how are Valley music venues hoping to stay open while dealing with the delta variant? That and more on The Show.
The Border Patrol is reporting record apprehensions at the country's southern border. Why that is and what the feds are doing about it. And how the pandemic has affected urban walkability. That and more on The Show.
Arizona is in the midst of an unpleasant streak of at least 2,000 reported COVID cases per day. We'll hear how nurses are dealing with the impact of the delta variant. Plus, a new political column measures which of two moderate Democratic Senators — including Arizona’s Kyrsten Sinema — is more influential. That and more on The Show.
Debate continues over vaccine mandates, even as the state has banned them in many settings. We'll hear who can and cannot tell us we have to get the vaccine. Plus, what new research says about what wildfires may look like in a climate-changed future. That and more on The Show.
Arizona continues to see increased rates of COVID-19 infections as the delta variant takes hold. We'll hear why pediatricians are sounding the alarm about the risk to kids. Plus, hundreds of businesses are asking political leaders in Arizona and elsewhere to take action on climate change. That and more on The Show.
Gov. Doug Ducey has banned mask mandates in schools, but a number of districts say they’ll defy the ban. Our Friday NewsCap panelists weigh in on that and the state’s other top stories. Plus, a new game aims to answer questions about how humans could colonize Mars. That and more on The Show.
COVID-19 infections continue to increase in Arizona, as does controversy about requiring proof of vaccination. One of the first restaurants to require proof tells us why they did it and what the response has been. Plus, a legendary Valley band gets another turn in pop culture. That and more on The Show.
The national eviction moratorium has been lifted, leaving many Americans on the verge of being without a place to live. We'll hear how the expiration may affect Arizona. Plus, how the Pac-12 conference — including ASU and University of Arizona — will deal with college sports' rapidly changing landscape. That and more on The Show.
COVID-19 infections are once again on the rise as public health officials are sounding the alarm about the delta variant. Are we headed toward a world in which COVID-19 is endemic? Plus, the head of Valley Metro on the future of transit and transportation in the Phoenix area. That and more on The Show.
Some Valley cities have passed anti-discrimination ordinances over the past several months, aimed at protecting those in the LGBT community. We'll hear why Chandler's effort has hit a road block. Plus, how employers are trying to keep their workers amid "The Big Quit." That and more on The Show.