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August 23, 2019

The head of APS is retiring, and we have some very early numbers on the U.S. Senate race. We'll analyzing the week’s top stories on the Friday NewsCap. And the latest data on Arizonans’ attitudes about concussions. That and more on The Show.

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August 22, 2019

Two years ago, protests in downtown Phoenix led to concerns about police responses. We dig into a guide to how officers can do better. Plus, the U.S. Forest Service goes back to the drawing board with a new forest thinning effort. That and more on The Show.

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August 21, 2019

Rural areas are worried that the next census will undercount their populations and cost them millions. We hear from the mayor of Bisbee on how his town is trying to prepare. Plus, does Arizona’s school voucher program actually help the state’s public schools? That and more on The Show.

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August 20, 2019

The challenge of homelessness continues to be a dramatic one across the country. We'll hear how Maricopa County is renewing its push to fix the problem with an innovative approach. Plus, what goes into planning the final stages of the I-10 expansion. That and more on The Show.

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August 19, 2019

For the first time, Arizona and some other states will have to take less Colorado River water next year. We'll hear why that is and what it means for residents of those states. And a Phoenix writer on why she feels less safe in this country after the El Paso shooting. That and more on The Show.

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August 16, 2019

The Trump administration wants to change the way green cards are issued, adding another layer to the immigration debate. We analyze that and the week’s top stories on the Friday NewsCap. Plus, our monsoon senses series continues with a sound ecologist who records the storms. That and more on The Show.

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August 15, 2019

The Maricopa County Attorney’s office has started a diversion program to help seriously mentally ill people avoid jail. We'll hear from Bill Montgomery on how it’s working. Plus, how hard would Arizona farmers be hit by a Chinese ban on U.S. agricultural products? That and more on The Show.

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August 14, 2019

Arizona has put more money into public schools over the past couple of years. One teacher on why she still has to spend her own money in the classroom. And why one Valley city has temporarily stopped its curbside recycling program. That and more on The Show.

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August 13, 2019

Arizona brought in more money in the recently ended fiscal year than it’s ever collected in any previous fiscal year. We hear what that means for the budget and the state. Plus, the price of one of Arizona’s Five C’s is going down — how that could affect the broader economy. hat and more on The Show.

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August 12, 2019

A recent analysis shows Arizona dropping in a ranking of states in the aerospace industry. We hear why one expert says the state should not worry. Plus, the challenges of making juvenile courts more understandable and accessible. That and more on The Show.

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August 09, 2019

Some Arizona Democrats are calling for a special legislative session to take up gun control measures after last weekend’s shootings in Dayton and El Paso. We'll analyze the week’s top stories on the Friday NewsCap. And why federal trade policy could deal Arizona farmers a "body blow." That and more on The Show.

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August 08, 2019

African Americans have long been the Democratic Party’s most loyal group of voters. We'll hear how will that lead to more diverse leadership and decision-making? Plus, Maricopa County is trying to bring more “smarts” to work zones. That and more on The Show.

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August 07, 2019

Arizona energy regulators have been talking about introducing competition into the market. What that would mean and would it impact consumers? And how mass shootings have impacted how we go about our everyday lives. That and more on The Show.

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August 06, 2019

The Ebola virus has killed nearly 2,000 people in the Democratic Republic of Congo. We'll the challenges of creating vaccines to prevent future outbreaks. Plus, how ballparks have helped define American cities. That and more on The Show.

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August 05, 2019

Goodyear was under the microscope last month, as controversy about incentives for a Nike factory swirled. We'll hear Goodyear’s mayor on her city’s economic development efforts. And digging into the archives of a legendary local reporter. That and more on The Show.

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August 02, 2019

Another Arizona lawmaker is being criticized for making what some are calling racist comments. We'll hear what the governor had to say about it — and the other top stories of the week on the Friday NewsCap. Plus, our Monsoon Senses series continues with special sights, courtesy of a photographer. That and more on The Show.

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August 01, 2019

Class sizes have long been a big point of contention, when it comes to education and education funding. Does the size of the school itself impact students’ learning? And why immigration bond prices have shot up under the Trump administration. That and more on The Show.

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July 31, 2019

Phoenix voters will be deciding whether or not to move forward with new light rail projects. We hear the pros and cons of Prop. 105. Plus, with housing stock plummeting in the Valley, it’s a seller’s market. That and more on The Show.

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July 30, 2019

More and more car makers are coming out with electric vehicles. Hear what state regulators are doing to keep the industry charged up. Plus, the effort to increase support and funding for needle exchange programs. That and more on The Show.

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July 29, 2019

School vouchers have been a hot topic of discussion over the past couple of years in Arizona. This morning at nine on The Show, why that seems likely to continue into the next legislative session. And are parents or their kids more addicted to their mobile devices? That and more on The Show.

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