Andrea Kelly's 10 years of journalistic work at newspapers, on radio and television and in new media give her the knowledge and experience needed to help make Metro Week's audience members informed participants in our democracy. Andrea covered government and transportation at the Arizona Daily Star, and with Arizona Public Media, she has focused on local government and politics. As producer and host of Metro Week, she keeps her audience current on local government, sheds light on how and why elected officials make decisions, and gives voters what they need to make informed decisions, even when it's not election season.
Plus: a preview of Tuesday's primary election; why the "digital divide" is shrinking for Tucson-area Latinos.
Controversy surrounding University of Arizona Health Sciences didn't start this month.
Also on 'Metro Week,' Tucson highlights its Mexican food heritage with new designation.
Congressional hopefuls Matt Heinz, Victoria Steele are former state lawmakers.
Republican sheriff candidates and Democratic attorney candidates vie for your vote.
Primary voters have Ray Carroll's seat to fill and a challenge to incumbent Ally Miller.
Success working together creates a less-divided community, they say.