Metro Week - Full Episodes

Episode 160: Schools to Zoos — What's On the Ballot

Oct 20, 2017 A look at the initiatives up for approval; and the reintroduction of prairie dogs in Arizona grasslands.

Episode 159: Tucson Nears Vote for City Council Seats

Oct 13, 2017 Also, the January 8th Memorial Foundation is making a final fundraising push to start construction.

Episode 158: Two Countries and the Future of the Colorado River

Oct 6, 2017 Also, a controversial UA honors dorm; a DOJ policy change affecting local police; and a preview of Tucson Meet Yourself.

Episode 157: A Gift Gives Biosphere 2 Another Decade

Sep 29, 2017 Also, zooming out on the tourism industry, and the opening of a new hotel downtown.

Episode 156: Working To Keep Teens Out of Lockup

Sep 22, 2017 Also, upgrades to wastewater facilities, an Oro Valley tax to develop a park, and the Kino Sports Complex.

Episode 155: Getting Healthy Food into Tucson Schools

Sep 15, 2017 Also, a landmark designation for Barrio Viejo, a device offering hope to those with macular degeneration, and a changing downtown.

Episode 154: Tucson Helps Harvey Victims

Sep 8, 2017 Plus, a visit to a research site on Tumamoc Hill, and a city decision about guns seized in investigations.

Episode 153: Mentoring and Caring For Tucson's Kids

Sep 1, 2017 Exploring the different organizations and efforts working to serve youth in Southern Arizona.

Episode 152: The Return of Students, and a Lively Events Calendar

Aug 25, 2017 The UA has a new president. See what's new as the school year gets started.

Episode 151: Confronting Racism in Tucson After Charlottesville

Aug 22, 2017 Also, rediscovering "Woman-Ochre, conversing with an 'umbraphile,' and memorializing lives taken by Mexico's drug violence.

Episode 150: Back to School — Leadership, Teachers and Enrollment at TUSD

Aug 11, 2017 Also, Tucson crosswalks honor the LGBTQ community, and a conversation with a climate scientist about the future of water in Arizona.

Episode 149: Who's on the Ballot for Tucson City Council Primaries?

Aug 4, 2017 Interviews with Ward 3 Democrats and Ward 6 Greens.

Episode 148: Companies Sign on for Planned Sahuarita Tech Center

Jul 28, 2017 Plus: Startup Tucson shifts direction after loss of funding to mentor entrepreneurs.

Episode 147: Making the Grade - Success in High School and Beyond

Jul 21, 2017 Plus: an update on the state school board, why the sheriff asked the state to investigate his department.

Episode 146: Inside the New Sister Jose Women's Center

Jul 14, 2017 Also, Pima Community College after probation; Arizona Daily Star journalist Tom Beal retires; and climate change on Native American lands.

Episode 145: Grijalva and McSally Weigh in on Health Care, NAFTA

Jul 7, 2017 Plus, how they're working on their other legislative priorities.

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