March 2021

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John Featherston and Barrett Marson
KJZZ's Friday NewsCap revisits some of the biggest stories of the week. The Show discussed the week in news with Barrett Marson of Marson Media and John Fetherston of Veridus.
March 19, 2021
how to layer masks
Here in the U.S., the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention still recommend wearing a mask even if you’ve been fully vaccinated. And double-masking has even been recommended as a further precaution against infection.<br><small><b>→ <a href="" target="blank">Get The Latest News On COVID-19 In Arizona</a></small></b>
March 19, 2021
Saguaro cacti
The March issue of Arizona Highways magazine is devoted to images and words about the saguaro cactus. The Show spoke with Editor Robert Stieve for more about why the publication put that particular cactus in the spotlight.
March 19, 2021
Gods at Play Tom Callahan
Sports can be a great way to escape from the stresses of day-to-day life. The games, and the people who play them, can be the source of inspiration at times. Longtime sportswriter Tom Callahan has seen that firsthand, and has written a book chronicling some of those stories.
March 19, 2021
Katie Hobbs
A new joint report by the Department of Justice and the Department of Homeland Security provides some details on that attempted interference and offers some suggestions on what could be done to further improve security. The Show spoke with Arizona Secretary of State Katie Hobbs for more about election security.
March 18, 2021
Rebecca Rios
Arizona lawmakers have been in session for a little more than two months, and there’s been some talk that there are more Democratic bills moving through the Legislature this year than in years past.
March 18, 2021
classroom teacher
Arizona’s Education Progress Meter has been updated with new data that offer a snapshot of how the state is doing in early ed through university. Five of the eight metrics have new numbers, and while some are good, others are not.
March 18, 2021
Theresa Cullen
The downward trend in cases that Arizona is seeing also applies to Pima County.
March 18, 2021
Len Kirschner
Thousands of Arizonans are now fully vaccinated — including Len Kirschner, a doctor and health care policy expert who celebrated his 85th birthday with a shot in the arm. The Show spoke with him for more about his vaccination story.
March 18, 2021
The Replacements Dead Man's Pop book
At the 2021 Grammy Awards ceremony on March 14, Tucson native Bob Mehr won in the category of Best Album Notes for his work on a four album box set released by Minnesota alt-rockers, The Replacements. The Show spoke with Mehr for more about what it is like to write meaningful album notes in 2021, compared to in the past.
March 18, 2021