October 2022

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Tens of thousands of Afghans were evacuated from their country after U.S. troops withdrew and Taliban forces took control last year, including members of an all-women tactical unit of the Afghan military. Some are safe in Tempe now, safe, but also stuck in limbo.<br><small><b>&#8594; <a href="https://fronterasdesk.org/" target="_blank">More news from the Fronteras Desk</a></small></b>
Nov. 2, 2022
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A poll released earlier this election season found the most important issues to Latino voters in Arizona were inflation, crime and gun violence and jobs. And how candidates and campaigns reach out to this group of voters can be critical to their success at the polls.
Oct. 31, 2022
sarah bingham
In The Show's final ghost story, Sarah Bingham shares "unsettling things" that happened to her and her business partner at a warehouse-turned-retail space in Phoenix.
Oct. 31, 2022
Horror movie killer with knife in red doorway hallway
It's Halloween, and while some might eagerly tune in to a horror flick, others shudder at the very thought. But Barbara VanDenburgh is here to defend the horror genre and its merits.
Oct. 31, 2022
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At least two U.S. citizens have been identified among those killed in a crowd crush in South Korea over the weekend.
Oct. 31, 2022
people signing petitions
There is quite a long list of propositions on the ballot this November — 10 in all. But, unlike most propositions, which come from citizen initiatives, three of them this time around were referred to the ballot by the Legislature — and they’re aimed at the initiative process itself.
Oct. 31, 2022
On Untold Arizona, KJZZ usually tells unusual stories about the state. Now, we’ve turned the storytelling over to you. We asked listeners to send their Arizona ghost stories to The Show during the month of October — and listeners have certainly delivered.
Oct. 31, 2022
Early ballot drop box at the Maricopa County Elections Department
A federal judge Friday refused to bar a group from monitoring outdoor ballot boxes in Arizona’s largest county where watchers have shown up armed and in ballistic vests, saying to do so could violate the monitors' constitutional rights.
Oct. 28, 2022
Feng-Feng Yeh
Fashion designer turned chef Feng-Feng Yeh grew up in Tucson, but spent much of her professional career in New York City. Then, during the height of the pandemic, she came back.
Oct. 28, 2022
karen altamirano in the beetlehouse's waiting room display
Halloween is just around the corner, and it's showtime for one Phoenix house dedicated to the 1980s hit "Beetlejuice." For the past four years, Karen Altamirano and Matthew Wiley’ have decorated their front yard with life-size mannequins of the "Beetlejuice" main characters and other homemade decorations. A massive cutout of a sandworm snakes through the yard.
Oct. 28, 2022