6:30 p.m. Monday-Thursday - PBS HD6
6:30 p.m. Friday Political Roundtable - PBS-HD6
9:30 p.m. Monday-Thursday - World
9:30 p.m. Friday Political Roundtable - World
Tony Paniagua hosts the Monday-Thursday Arizona Illustrated. He joined Arizona Public Media in 2005, returning to Tucson after having worked here previously in commercial television. He has won several awards for his work and traveled to Nicaragua, Mexico and Kazakhstan for coverage. He’s a fan of different cultures, foods and languages. He speaks Spanish fluently. Tony graduated from the University of Florida and has worked in television in Miami, Houston and Phoenix.
Jim Nintzel hosts the Friday Political Roundtable. He has covered politics in Southern Arizona for two decades at the Tucson Weekly. He has won more than 30 state and national journalism awards for reporting, commentary and feature writing, including a journalist of the year by the Arizona Newspapers Association in 2010. He has been a contributor to Arizona Public Media for more than 15 years. He has taught government reporting at the University of Arizona School of Journalism since 2001.
Make a Wish families, wounded warriors and World War II veterans were given a sneak peak of the show, presented by the Air Force's Thunderbirds.
Tuition is part of budget picture, but state funding for UA still lags, Hart says; tuition will freeze for 4 years for incoming freshmen.
Project to rebuild Roger Road sewage treatment plant, and other wastewater system improvement done ahead of schedule, under budget.
Public safety radio system allows police, medical and fire departments to talk to each other; solves past communication issue.
Several years ago Heidi Hopkins began studying taxonomy of roach family known as Corydiidae.
The Biosphere already has an ocean enclosed in a 700,000-gallon tank, but it eventually will become the home of the miniature Sea of Cortez.
AZPM's Christopher Conover dives into the glass enclosed ocean at Biosphere 2; 'From time to time, my job lets me go and do things on my bucket list,' he says.