The race is on to replace Maricopa County Attorney Allister Adel, who resigned this week. Our Friday NewsCap analyzes that and the rest of the week’s top stories. Plus, a movie that won Best Picture 80 years ago has gained renewed relevance with Russia’s invasion of Ukraine. That and more on The Show.
Democrats and Republicans are both courting Latino voters ahead of this year’s midterm elections. We’ll hear how that’s translating to strategies on the ground. Plus, visit Phoenix Art Museum to see the epitome of fast fashion, 1960s style. That and more on The Show.
Russia’s war in Ukraine has led to a flood of refugees leaving that country. Some of them have ended up at the U.S.-Mexico border. Plus, meet the Mesa-born actor starring in the Oscar-nominated film “CODA,” who could become the first deaf male actor to win the award. That and more on The Show.
Adult-use recreational marijuana is legal in Arizona, but marketing that product comes with some challenges. We’ll hear how cannabis brands try to get on customers’ radar. Plus, the debate over masking young kids, and whether it affects their language development. That and more on The Show.
The impact of the pandemic has clearly been felt in how students have been taught in the past couple of years. Now school counselors say they're seeing a wave of mental health issues among Arizona’s students. Plus, an Arizona member of the Webb Space Telescope team on why its first images of an orange star are so exciting to scientists. That and more on The Show.