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2011-02-20 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 20 2011\
Deaths (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

The deceased are from Tucson unless otherwise noted. Occupations
are given if available.

2011-02-20 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 20 2011\
One Last Day at the Races (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
It's the last day of the racing season out at Rillito Park. Go box a trifecta.…
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2011-02-20 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 20 2011\
Contest spells success (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

2011-02-20 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 20 2011\
Welcome to the Pita Jungle! (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
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We're delighted to let you know that Tucson's Pita Jungle has finally opened at Broadway and Craycroft. I don't know what Borowitz would call it, but I'm going with Neo-Mediterranean meets California hippie goodness.… ... read more

2011-02-20 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 20 2011\
The scoop: TV sports director's search for siblings ends happily (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

KMSB sports director ... read more

2011-02-20 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 20 2011\
GOP officials rally faithful at party event (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

Some 300 of the GOP faithful celebrated November's decisive
victories statewide and at the Legislature at the Lincoln Day
luncheon in Saddlebrooke on Saturday.

2011-02-20 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 20 2011\
How the mentally ill figure in the debate over violence (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

Study after study bears out the same evidence: Most mentally ill
people are not violent, and most acts of serious violence are not
committed by people who are mentally ill.

2011-02-20 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 20 2011\
Book festival's schedule is online (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

Book lovers can now start working out the plot of their visit to
the Tucson Festival of Books.

2011-02-20 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 20 2011\
Neighbors: UA students start 'Healthy Eating Project' (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/educatio

A student group at the ... read more

2011-02-20 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 20 2011\
Get involved (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

Browse hundreds of volunteer opportunities online at
www.volunteersoaz.org, the Volunteer Center of Southern Arizona's
website. For personalized assistance or more information on any of
the volunteer

2011-02-20 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 20 2011\
Why Arizona is called a firearm-friendly state (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

Here are some measures that earn Arizona its status as a
gun-friendly state:

2011-02-20 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 20 2011\
'Orange Out' party to raise funds for emergency help (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

Orange is a color, a ... read more

2011-02-20 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 20 2011\
Radar van locations (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

The city's two police radar vans are scheduled to snap
photographs of speeders at these locations today:

2011-02-20 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 20 2011\
Lottery (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

Drawing for Saturday, Feb. 19

2011-02-20 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 20 2011\
Kino enthusiast sees our region as reflection of remarkable man (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

When Mark O'Hare was a student at St. Cyril's Catholic School in
the early 1960s, he found a lifelong hero while studying
history.

2011-02-20 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 20 2011\
Josh Brodesky: Walmart, El Con deal just won't go away (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

Walmart and El Con's owners deserve each other. But this town,
and these neighbors, don't deserve this.

2011-02-20 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 20 2011\
What's closed (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

City garbage and recycling

2011-02-20 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 20 2011\
Today's print exclusives: Where will medical-pot sellers set up shop? Plus Bonnie Henry and Greg Hansen (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

Arizona has voted in medical marijuana, but approved users might
have a hard time finding a place to buy their pot. Find out why in
a story that runs exclusively in the print edition of Sunday's
Arizo

2011-02-20 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 20 2011\
Jumping castle flies off with girl, 9 (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

A 9-year-old girl suffered ... read more

2011-02-20 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 20 2011\
Gun rights vs. gun control (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

It didn't take much ... read more

2011-02-20 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 20 2011\
Girl goes airborne when jumping castle blows away (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

A 9-year-old girl suffered ... read more

2010-06-09 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jun 09 2010\
D and D Island Grill JA (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        D and D Island Grill JA is a food truck parked in a parking lot at 6245 E. Broadway ... read more

2010-06-09 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jun 09 2010\
Stephen Colbert Won't Like This News (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        Trouble with black bears in Tucson.
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2010-06-09 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jun 09 2010\
The Ugliest House in Tucson (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        The "Ugliest House in Tucson" contest is underway, through Friday, July 2. Vote  here. The contest is sponsored by HomeVestors of America, known as the "We Buy Ugly Houses®" company.
Here's more info from a press release:
“The contest ... read more

2010-06-09 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jun 09 2010\
Picture This: Make a Wish! (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc
... read more

2010-06-09 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jun 09 2010\
More Oil Trouble in the Gulf of Mexico (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
Kierán Suckling, executive director of the Center for Biological Diversity ... read more

2010-06-09 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jun 09 2010\
Bruce Ash's Pants Burst Into Flame on Arizona Illustrated (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
Here's the Political Face-Off from last night's Arizona Illustrated. Republican National Committeeman Bruce Ash tells a whopper: "Most Hispanics favor 1070. Here in Arizona, as well as nationally. It polls well among Hispanics."
We'd love to ... read more

2010-06-09 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jun 09 2010\
Supreme Court Cuts Off Matching Funds (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        The Supreme Court has reversed itself and declared that matching funds will not be available for candidates who use Arizona's Clean Elections system. But there's a chance the ruling could be reversed yet again.
John Munger, who blamed his decision ... read more

2009-09-25 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 25 2009\
Madera Canyon undergoing a thinning (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/310541
• What: Thinning and removal of dense vegetation in lower Madera Canyon by Forest Service firefighters.

2009-09-25 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 25 2009\
Huge sheet of subsurface ice found on Mars, a UA triumph (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/310515
The UA-run Phoenix Mars lander scraped the surface of our planetary neighbor to verify the presence of frozen water on Mars, and now cameras orbiting the red planet have found a meter-thick layer of nearly pure ice in recently formed craters.

2009-09-25 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 25 2009\
D-M could be base for loud new fighter jet (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/310482
Tucsonans should learn next month whether their city is a potential home base for the nation's newest warbird: the high-tech, high-volume F-35 Joint Strike Fighter.

2009-09-25 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 25 2009\
Couple found dead; likely murder-suicide (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/310511
A man and his wife were found dead in their northwest-side home Thursday night after an apparent murder-suicide, authorities said.

2009-09-25 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 25 2009\
Enviros sue in jaguar's death (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/310521
Saying it doesn't want a rerun of jaguar Macho B's ordeal, a Tucson environmental group filed suit Thursday charging that the state Game and Fish Department captured the jaguar without a proper permit.

2009-09-25 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 25 2009\
Life stories : Joe Gonzales learned the value of hard work, service early on (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/310513
Joe E. Gonzales was 8 years old when he received his first lesson in the value of hard work.

2009-09-25 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 25 2009\
Legislature to get 'full bill' (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/310504
FLAGSTAFF — Arizona's three state universities will present the Legislature with the  "full bill" for funding higher  education next school year.

2009-09-25 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 25 2009\
Appellate court OKs city cop's suspension for 2005 shooting (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/310474
The Arizona Court of Appeals has reversed a lower court's decision to rescind the suspension of a Tucson police officer involved in a job-related shooting four years ago.

2009-09-25 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 25 2009\
UA student busted after chalk is used to mark sidewalks (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/310461
A 24-year-old man was arrested Thursday after he was suspected of marking up the University of Arizona sidewalks with chalk during a pro-education rally, police said.

2009-09-25 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 25 2009\
Oro Valley town manager resigns amid controversy (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/310536
Oro Valley is without a town manager.

2009-09-25 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 25 2009\
It's Greek for me (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/310508
David Rudd sampled some of daughter Emily's Greek salad at the annual St. Demetrios Greek Festival  on Thursday. A wide variety of Greek food is being offered at the festival, which continues through the  weekend at the church. Times vary from day to ... read more

2009-09-25 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 25 2009\
3 teens face up to 10 years in southeast-side robberies (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/310538
Three 16-year-old boys accused of robbing multiple southeast-side convenience stores pleaded guilty Thursday in a deal that guarantees they will spend between 2 1/2 and 10 years in prison.

2009-09-25 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 25 2009\
Radar van locations (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/310464
The city's police radar van is scheduled to snap photographs of speeders at these locations today, according to the Tucson Police Department:

2009-09-25 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 25 2009\
Fort Huachuca soldier arrested on charges of sex with a minor (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/310540
An extradition hearing is set for Monday for a Fort Huachuca soldier facing multiple charges of sexual conduct with a minor in California.

2009-09-25 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 25 2009\
Matt's forecast (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/310490
Higher temperatures will be on tap for Southern Arizona today and through the weekend as high pressure strengthens over the Western states. Look for less wind and high temperatures in the mid- to upper 90s with lows remaining in the upper 60s. Sunny skies ... read more

2009-09-25 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 25 2009\
Man and woman found dead inside home (kvoa) http://www.kvoa.com/global/story.asp?s=1
Man and woman found dead inside home. Investigators say the situation appears to be domestic in nature.

2009-09-25 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 25 2009\
Seniors back of H1N1 vaccine line (kvoa) http://www.kvoa.com/global/story.asp?s=1
When it comes to the H1N1 vaccine, according to the Pima County Health Department, seniors are at the back of the line. That's causing some confusion because seniors are used to being the priority when it comes to getting the seasonal ... read more

2009-01-09 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 09 2009\
UA gets $3.16M to continue search for killer asteroids (citizen-local) http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/10
The University of Arizona's Catalina Sky Survey has been awarded a $3.16 million NASA grant to continue protecting Earth from being frosted by killer asteroids.

2009-01-09 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 09 2009\
Denogean: Traffic camera foes to take fight to voters (citizen-local) http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/10
The anti-photo enforcement movement in Arizona is moving beyond Post-it notes and Silly String to disable the controversial traffic cameras.

2009-01-09 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 09 2009\
Oro Valley police officer cleared after shooting suspected heroin dealer (citizen-local) http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/10
An Oro Valley police officer cleared of criminal wrongdoing in the September shooting death of a suspected heroin dealer also has been cleared of violating department rules and procedures in the shooting.

2009-01-09 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 09 2009\
More kids getting infusions of own cord blood (citizen-local) http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/10
Last spring, Chloe Levine dragged her tiny right foot as she struggled to walk.

2009-01-09 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 09 2009\
South Side fire damages mobile home, displaces residents (citizen-local) http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/10
At least 60 percent of a mobile home was damaged in a fire that was reported at 3:30 p.m. Thursday to Rural/Metro firefighters.

2009-01-09 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 09 2009\
Cops seek ID of bank robbery suspect (citizen-local) http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/10
Tucson police are asking for the public's help to identify a bank robbery suspect.

2009-01-09 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 09 2009\
501 high school freshmen earn laptops (citizen-local) http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/10
Edgar Acosta, 14, a saxophone player in the Desert View High School band, became one of 501 high school freshman in the Sunnyside Unified School District to receive the gift of a laptop computer from the district Thursday.

2009-01-09 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 09 2009\
Strings attached to federal funds to help cities, counties buy foreclosed homes (citizen-local) http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/10
The director of the Arizona Department of Housing said Thursday that federal funds designed to help cities buy foreclosed homes could backfire.

2009-01-09 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 09 2009\
Council weighs ruling that affects 'minidorms' near UA (citizen-local) http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/10
The Tucson City Council will hold a public hearing Tuesday  on a city rule that could tip the balance in the battle over "minidorms" near the University of Arizona.

2009-01-09 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 09 2009\
Man gets 5 years in prison for assault on park ranger (citizen-local) http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/10
A Tucson man was sentenced Tuesday to nearly five years in federal prison for an assault on a Saguaro National Park ranger on April 27.

2009-01-09 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 09 2009\
Departing Arizona governor cites wins, losses (citizen-local) http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/10
TEMPE — Gov. Janet Napolitano, soon to resign to join President-elect Barack Obama's Cabinet, says putting an emphasis on education was her biggest achievement during her six years in office.

2009-01-09 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 09 2009\
Arizona shortfall estimate said to near $1.6 billion (citizen-local) http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/10
PHOENIX — The legislative budget staff now estimates the budget shortfall for the current fiscal year at nearly $1.6 billion, up from $1.2 billion, according to key lawmakers who are preparing possible fixes that include sweeping cuts across state government ... read more

2009-01-09 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 09 2009\
Check out local authors at the Oro Valley Book Festival (citizen-local) http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/10
A panoply of local authors, including best-selling mystery writer J.A. Jance as the keynote speaker, will join other authors at the Oro Valley Book Festival Saturday.

2009-01-09 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 09 2009\
Operator for new arena may be picked next month (citizen-local) http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/10
Tucson Convention Center officials meet Friday with the two finalists who want to operate the $130-million Tucson Arena planned for the south side of Congress Street just east of Interstate 10.

2009-01-09 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 09 2009\
DPS providing security for Brewer (citizen-local) http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/10
PHOENIX - The Arizona Department of Public Safety is providing security for Secretary of State Jan Brewer even before she becomes governor later this month with the expected resignation of Gov. Janet Napolitano.


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