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Kingman ‘downwinders’ seek recognition long after U.S. atomic tests

Kingman ‘downwinders’ seek recognition long after U.S. atomic tests

By Jessica Boehm

Decades after atomic tests in Nevada spread radiation across much of the Southwest, the federal government has offered compensation to many so-called downwinders. Kingman residents, however, were not among that group. And they say they don't know why.

Arizona officials grapple with child homelessness, among nation’s worst

Arizona officials grapple with child homelessness, among nation’s worst

Arizona ranks among the worst states for child homelessness and risks of homelessness. School officials who work with poor students say not every homeless child is out on the street - many just have precarious living situations.

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Arizona’s 13 JTEDs offer vocational alternative to traditional high schools

Arizona’s 13 JTEDs offer vocational alternative to traditional high schools

Joint technical education districts offer Career and Technical Education (CTE) courses, which will help provide workers for jobs that are projected to grow by 2020, according to a study by the Morrison Institute for Public Policy at Arizona State University.

Looking ahead to Jan. 13 and ‘Hooked: Tracking Heroin’s Hold on Arizona’

Looking ahead to Jan. 13 and ‘Hooked: Tracking Heroin’s Hold on Arizona’

On Jan. 13, every broadcast TV station and most radio outlets in Arizona will air a 30-minute Cronkite News investigation on the growing problem of heroin and opioid use in Arizona. In a panel interview, some of those behind this effort share how it came to be.

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The Cronkite News 30-minute nightly newscast is produced by Cronkite students and airs weekdays on KAET 8.3 (COX 88) at 4:30 p.m. and 8 p.m.

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