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Starting today, Yuma will host an international waterfront conference. Yuma will be one of the smallest cities to host the conference, and it’s a big deal for the Yuma Crossing National Heritage Area.   For the Arizona Science Desk, Maya Springhawk Robnett explains…

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Sine Kerr is a dairy farmer, a mother, a grandmother, and now a State Senator.

Kerr was appointed by the Maricopa County Board of Supervisors to replace State Senator Steve Montenegro, who left office to run for the United States Congress.

Kerr tells KAWC's Lou Gum about her first weeks on the job...

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The University of Arizona Mel and Enid Zuckerman College of Public Health and the Arizona Department of Health Services have partnered on a $2.2 million grant to train first responders in rural Arizona in the fight against the opioid epidemic.  For the Arizona Science Desk, Maya Springhawk Robnett reports…

Weigh-In-Motion Technology Expands To Yuma

Jan 10, 2018

The Arizona Department of Transportation has begun installation of weigh-in-motion sensors for commercial trucks on Yuma area roadways along with the area’s first closed circuit camera to monitor road traffic.

KAWC’s Stephanie Sanchez has the details.

APS Crews To Restore Power In Puerto Rico

Jan 10, 2018

Arizona Public Service Company crews head to Puerto Rico to assist with power restoration efforts.

KAWC’s Stephanie Sanchez reports.