Lou Gum

News and Operations Director and Host, All Things Considered

Lou grew up in Tucson and has a long family history in the state of Arizona. He began his public radio career in 1988 at KNAU in Flagstaff as a classical music DJ and has been hooked on public radio since, transitioning to news after trying his hand at several other careers in publishing and commercial broadcasting. Lou has a degree in American Studies from Arizona State University and was KAWC's Morning Edition host for two and half years before becoming News and Operations Director.

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Mundell Campaign

Democrat Bill Mundell served two terms on the Arizona Corporation Commission in the early 2000s.  Mundell says the ACC is a powerful entity in the state that people know little or nothing about. 


The Bureau of Land Management is conducting three emergency wild burro gathers in the region.

Bill Rasmussen

David Brill is a retired VA doctor, entrepreneur, and teacher, who says four term Congressman Paul Gosar has neglected his constituents by focusing on shrinking government instead of putting it to work for the 4th Congressional district’s largely rural population.

Dr. David Brill is one of three Democrats looking to unseat four-term Congressman Paul Gosar in Arizona's 4th Congressional Disgtrict.

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An excessive heat warning in in effect for a broad swath of the southwestern United States today. Temperatures could approach 120 degrees!