Episodes of Arizona Week

Episode 169: Public Caution Needed This Fire Season, Officials Say

Apr 4, 2014 Park and forest services launch campaign urging people to keep an eye out for what they do outdoors, participate in fire prevention efforts.

Episode 168: Border Once a Ground Zero, Sees Improvements, BP Agents Say

Mar 28, 2014 Number of apprehensions, drug seizures getting better with more agents, infrastructure in area, BP agents say.

Episode 167: Yuma Unemployment Rate High, Some Say Not Accurate

Mar 21, 2014 Economic, labor, tourism experts in area argue city's opportunities are growing despite 'unflattering' stats that may stem from having various seasonal work industries.

Episode 166: Effects of Medicaid Expansion, Education Funds Amid No Budget Yet

Mar 14, 2014 Arizona Legislature has not agreed on a budget plan for next fiscal year, how will education be affected? Medicaid was at forefront of budget decision last year.

Episode 165: Prevention, Solutions Amid Possible Water Crisis

Mar 7, 2014 Growing population demands more water, theories of CO River drought in near future, state entering two decades of drought have experts debating plans.

Episode 164: Debate of Vetoed SB 1062's Effects in Arizona

Feb 28, 2014 Gov. Brewer rejected bill; decision good news to opponents, upsetting for supporters who say it was about religious freedom.

Episode 163: Congress Efforts to Keep A-10; Economic Importance of Military Industry

Feb 21, 2014 US Rep. Ron Barber part of bipartisan group urging Air Force to maintain aircraft; discussing money Fort Huachuca, military bases bring to Arizona.

Episode 162: Bighorn Controversy, Both Sides Weigh In

Feb 14, 2014 Supporters and opponents of bringing species back to the Catalinas discuss the translocation project; 10 sheep dead of 31 released in Nov.

Episode 161: Tuition Freeze Ideal, More Money for Higher Ed Needed

Feb 7, 2014 ABOR president, ASUA president, UA students discuss tuition spikes, how likely for Brewer's stable tuition proposal plan becoming a reality.

Episode 160: Plans to Pump Education Budget, Will It Happen?

Jan 31, 2014 Arizona legislators and educators discuss Gov. Jan Brewer's proposal for an extra money in education funding.

Episode 159: Immigration: DREAMers Still Struggle, Is Border Secure?

Jan 24, 2014 2 undocumented students discuss challenges they face; Border Patrol agent argues safety in borderlands.

Episode 158: Brewer's State of State Kicks Off Legislative Session

Jan 17, 2014 Arizona governor reinforced child protection, education, business attraction as priorities; governor, experts discuss.

Episode 157: Obamacare, Its Effects in State's Rural Areas

Jan 14, 2014 Affordable Care Act went into effect Jan. 1; Southern Arizona health experts discuss the good and bad.

Episode 156: 2014 Could Bring New Political Landscape to AZ

Jan 3, 2014 The new year brings midterm election cycle; come Nov. Arizona voters deciding on new governor, Congress seats.

Episode 155: 2013 in Review; Medicaid and More

Dec 27, 2013 Brewer's successful push for expanded health care for poor; education funding; immigratiion reform falters.

Episode 154: Mexican Shoppers Enrich State Coffers

Dec 20, 2013 $1 billion in annual sales and more to come.

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