The clock is ticking for Arizona lawmakers as they face a midnight deadline to have the state join a drought contingency plan for the Colorado River water or risk blowing up a compromise years in the making between the seven states that draw water from the river. Arizona is the only state that requires legislative approval to join the agreement, which will require the states to take less water from the river in hopes of keeping major reservoirs from reaching catastrophically low levels. We’ll get an update from Sarah Porter, director of the Kyl Center for Water Policy at Arizona State University’s Morrison Institute for Public Policy.
The “Poldark” saga is drawing to a close in this fifth and final season of drama in Cornwall, airing Sundays at 8 p.m., beginning Sept. 29 on Arizona PBS.
The new documentary premieres Sunday, Sept. 15, through Wednesday, Sept. 18, and Sunday, Sept. 22, through Wednesday, Sept. 25, at 8 p.m. each night
"Nova" celebrates the Summer of Space by exploring new discoveries and how we have come this far on Wednesdays at 8 p.m. on Arizona PBS.