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Tucson Turns 242, Though Some Put Age at 4,000

Aug 21, 2017 Community celebration to include native foods, cannon fire on the presidio grounds.

"When We Are in Our Addiction, We Are Not Living."

Aug 17, 2017 Arizona Spotlight devotes an episode to understanding addiction, including two stories of recovery from destructive eating habits..

Farewell to The King of the Monsters

Aug 11, 2017 Also on Arizona Spotlight: Opioid addicts struggle to get their recovery covered; astronomical events in the works of William Shakespeare; and a folktale from India in "The Drum & The Story".

Edward Abbey's Southwest

Aug 4, 2017 Also on Arizona Spotlight: The latest on the sewage pipe break in Nogales; and a UA project to return lost dog tags from the Vietnam War unites two generations of veterans.

Senator McCain's Important Role in the Health Care Votes

Jul 27, 2017 Also on Arizona Spotlight: the total solar eclipse, MOCA celebrates 20 years, and Harris's hawks.

From the Top from St. Paul, Minnesota

Jul 27, 2017 From the Top airs Sundays at noon on Classical 90.5

An Inside Look at Firefighting in the Coronado National Forest

Jul 20, 2017 Also: an unusual piece of aviation history is given a new mission; how an inmate in the Arizona Corrections system found purpose in study

In Memory of Shaw David Kinsley

Jul 14, 2017 Former Classical 90.5 host and friend, Shaw David Kinsley, has passed away.

Solitary Thoughts

Jul 14, 2017 A special edition of Arizona Spotlight focused on solitary confinement - and its cause and effects.

Ann Hampton Callaway Brings "The Ella Century" to Tucson

Jul 7, 2017 Also on Arizona Spotlight: water conservation today vs. water crisis tomorrow; Digna Theatre combines activism and art; and Tucsonans share simple stories about kindness.

A Woman from Syria Shares Flavors of her Homeland

Jun 29, 2017 Also on Arizona Spotlight: A public forum at TMC examines the future of Arizona health care; how this week's Supreme Court ruling affects immigration; and join some of the estimated 1,500 people who walk and run on Tumamoc Hill every day.

A Tucson Family Observes Ramadan

Jun 23, 2017 Also on Arizona Spotlight: A summer insect forecast from "The King of Sting", and Beth Surdut's close encounter with a highly specialized desert denizen.

The Art of Paying Attention: Zebra-Tailed Lizards

Jun 22, 2017 Author and wildlife illustrator Beth Surdut shares a surprisingly close encounter in midtown Tucson with one of the fastest sprinters in the desert.

Right in Your Backyard: Foraging for Food in the Sonoran Desert

Jun 16, 2017 This week we learn to harvest cholla buds, speak with expert Gary Nabhan and visit an urban farm that's doing a lot more than growing vegetables.

Special Coverage of Jeff Sessions' Testimony

Jun 13, 2017 Watch live video or listen to NPR hosted audio of the proceedings beginning Tuesday, June 13 at 11:30 a.m.

Growing the Ties Between Farmers and Restaurants

Jun 9, 2017 Also: Get to know traveling music and community service group Up With People, formed right here in Tucson.

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