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October 19, 2015

  • Sustainability: LEED Certification  |   Video
    • The Adelante Healthcare facility in Peoria recently was given LEED gold level certification for commercial interiors for meeting certain environmental standards. The project on the existing building was managed by Green Ideas Sustainability Consultants of Phoenix, which worked to create the healthiest indoor environment possible while helping to conserve resources in the building. Green Ideas' president Charlie Popeck will discuss what it takes to meet LEED certification standards

September 10, 2015

  • Gold King Mine Spill Interactive Map  |   Video
    • The Gold King Mine spill dumped three million gallons of contaminated water down the Animus River in Colorado, water that eventually found its way down to Arizona. The Arizona Geological Survey has launched an interactive map where the results of over one-hundred water samples can be tracked. Arizona Geological Survey research geologist Brian Gootee will tell us more.

March 17, 2015

  • Arizona ArtBeat: Platinum Photography  |   Video
    • Photographic prints using platinum have been produced since 1873 and are still produced today. They are valued for their matte surface texture, subtle range of tones and rich colors. We will take you to an exhibit of the beautiful yet expensive prints in “All that Glitters is Not Gold: Platinum Photography from the Center for Creative Photography,” on display at the Phoenix Art Museum.

June 14, 2011

  • Arizona Centennial: Vulture Mine  |   Video
    • Discovered in 1863 by Henry Wickenburg, the Vulture Mine was Arizona’s most productive gold mine. Now, a group is trying to raise money to renovate the mine’s historic buildings. Bernadine McCollum and Penny Pietre, of the Vulture Mine Preservation and Restoration Association, discuss the mine and efforts to save its crumbling infrastructure.

January 31, 2011

  • Gold Investment Risks  |   Video
    • The Arizona Corporation Commission wants to remind consumers of the risks associated in investing in gold. Wayne Stutzer, senior vice president of RBC Wealth Management, gives his take on gold as an investment.

July 20, 2009

May 7, 2009

  • STEM Education  |   Video
    • The director of Science Foundation Arizona’s STEM Education Center (STEMAz) and a representative of one of the center’s major corporate sponsors talk about the importance of preparing Arizona students for careers in science, technology, engineering and math. Science Foundation Arizona

October 8, 2007

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May 30, 2007

  • Tuskegee Airmen
    • After more than sixty years, the Tuskegee Airmen are honored with a Congressional Gold Medal for their efforts during World War II.

November 22, 2006

  • Phelps Dodge Merger
    • A $25.9 Billion merger is in the works that would have Freeport-McMoRan Copper and Gold Inc. take over Phoenix-based Phelps Dodge Corporation, one of the world's leading producers of copper. But it's not a done deal yet. Arizona Republic business columnist Jon Talton will talk about the proposed merger and its consequences for Arizona.

August 22, 2005

  • Gas Pipeline Break Anniversary
    • Two years after the Kinder-Morgan pipeline break caused long lines at the gas pump for Valley motorists, Corporation Commissioner Jeff Hatch-Miller looks at what's been done to prevent that from happening again. He'll also discuss the Commission's decision to place power lines through Florence.
  • Arizona Stories: Lost Dutchman's Mine
    • Is there a stash of gold in the Superstition Mountains? Many believe there is and have spent their lives looking for it. We profile former Arizona Attorney General Bob Corbin's quest for the mine, followed by a discussion with author Helen Corbin, who's written extensively on the legend.