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The half-hour show focuses on conversations about current topics in Southern Arizona that deserve a deeper look. Each episode of The Buzz addresses a single theme, using studio interviews to delve into what you really need to know to understand a complex topic, one you may have heard mentioned in the news, or something new.

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The half-hour show focuses on conversations about current topics in Southern Arizona that deserve a deeper look. Each episode of The Buzz addresses a single theme, using studio interviews to delve into what you really need to know to understand a complex topic, one you may have heard mentioned in the news, or something new.

    The price of clean energy in Arizona

    The price of clean energy in Arizona

    Utility companies are embracing clean energy plans, but also looking to increase rates for consumers to finance the changes.

    • 27 min
    Ensuring security in Arizona elections

    Ensuring security in Arizona elections

    County and state election officials discuss how they're working to combat misinformation and interference in the 2020 race.

    • 27 min
    Young activists press for action on climate change

    Young activists press for action on climate change

    Inexperience and age aren't stopping young people in Arizona and around the world from demanding action.

    • 27 min
    The future of Raytheon Missile Systems

    The future of Raytheon Missile Systems

    Raytheon’s new president discusses the company’s future, including efforts to recruit a more diverse workforce.

    • 26 min
    Tackling opioid addiction with treatment, not arrest

    Tackling opioid addiction with treatment, not arrest

    Police in Southern Arizona are embracing programs to help people break the cycle of addiction without resorting to the criminal justice system.

    • 27 min
    Planning for a future with less Colorado River water

    Planning for a future with less Colorado River water

    A new book sheds light on mistakes of the past while Arizona gears up for the next round of negotiations.

    • 27 min

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