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2011-05-28 \Tucson\News\Daily\May 28 2011\
Indie Rock Punching Bag Weezer Cover Indie Kings Radiohead (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
        
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2011-05-28 \Tucson\News\Daily\May 28 2011\
Garrison Keillor: Not Boycotting Arizona (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
        I'm not making the claim the Prairie Home Companion host Garrison Keillor is the coolest guy around, but his blog post about why he's not boycotting Arizona (his show broadcasts from Flagstaff on June 4) is an interesting read ... read more

2011-05-28 \Tucson\News\Daily\May 28 2011\
Al Melvin: The Private Sector Is the Answer, Even When It's Not (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
        Hank Stephenson of the Nogales International has a story for you: Three Nogales businessmen go to a state border security committee to ask for the committee to recommend to the federal government that more customs employees ... read more

2011-05-28 \Tucson\News\Daily\May 28 2011\
Idiot Boksen - The Art of the Opening (Part 1) (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
        Last week, in discussing Treme and one-season wonder Terriers, I mentioned how both have excellent main title sequences. I love opening credits, and posting them kicked off a bi-annual binge on my part, where I re-watch all ... read more

2011-05-28 \Tucson\News\Daily\May 28 2011\
There Goes the Neighborhood: Palin Moves to Scottsdale, Prepares Presidential Bid (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
        
Sarah Palin has confirmed that she's one of Arizona's newest residents:Despite its rustic flair, there is nothing ordinary about Ms. Palin’s new neighborhood, one of the most elite in the Phoenix area and a place that ... read more

2011-05-28 \Tucson\News\Daily\May 28 2011\
Craig Schumacher Could Use Your Support (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
        We wrote about Wavelab owner Craig Schumacher and his battle with cancer on the blog before, but as he enters another round of chemo, he's having a rough go of it and according to an email newsletter that went out yesterday ... read more

2011-05-28 \Tucson\News\Daily\May 28 2011\
Sen. Al Melvin To Arizona Residents Who Will Lose Unemployment Benefits: "How Long Have They Been On That Already?" (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
        State Sen. Al Melvin, who represents the Catalina Foothills and Oro Valley in the Arizona Legislature, remains opposed a change in state law that would allow out-of-work Arizonans to receive extended unemployment benefits from ... read more

2011-05-28 \Tucson\News\Daily\May 28 2011\
Get Your "Sarah Palin's Associates" Bingo Card Ready (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
        
Who knows whether Sarah Palin is running for Senate, president, Paradise Valley school board, or nothing ... read more

2011-05-28 \Tucson\News\Daily\May 28 2011\
GOP: Cut Medicare or We'll Destroy the Economy (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
        Having voted for huge Medicare cuts, Republicans are now holding them hostage to lifting the debt ceiling. Talking Points Memo reports:Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) says substantial Medicare cuts must be part ... read more

2011-05-28 \Tucson\News\Daily\May 28 2011\
Sorry, Kids: Miss Tiggy Winkles Toys Is Shutting Its Doors (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
        Sad news from Miss Tiggy Winkles Toys: As many of you have observed the toy store has struggled in this challenging economy. Despite all hope a full recovery has not come.…
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2011-05-28 \Tucson\News\Daily\May 28 2011\
Slate: Restoring Loughner's Competence (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
        Slate's Explainer has a quick take on how doctors will attempt to restore Jared Lee Loughner to competence ... read more

2011-05-28 \Tucson\News\Daily\May 28 2011\
Padres Home for Memorial Day Weekend! Go See a Ball Game! (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
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The Tucson Padres return home for a big weekend of Memorial Day baseball fun at Kino Stadium. Tonight ... read more

2011-05-28 \Tucson\News\Daily\May 28 2011\
Santa Cruz River Farmers’ Market Is Relocating (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
        The popular Santa Cruz River Farmers’ Market on the corner of Speedway and Riverview boulevards is relocating next month to the Mercado San Agustin at 100 S. Avenida del Convento.
Organizers say the market needs more ... read more

2011-05-28 \Tucson\News\Daily\May 28 2011\
Please Bring Me This Magic Ice Cream Making Machine (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
        
The MooBella vending machine (currently distributed in the northeast part of the country) makes made-to-order real ice cream in a number of flavors in 40 seconds. If this machine was in the Tucson Weekly break room, I might ... read more

2011-05-28 \Tucson\News\Daily\May 28 2011\
Tucson as Western Fountain of Youth: How Desert Heat and Sun Keeps us Sexy, Young (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
        With another birthday barreling around the bend, it’s only natural that I spent the past week doing ... read more

2011-05-28 \Tucson\News\Daily\May 28 2011\
Deaths (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

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

2011-05-28 \Tucson\News\Daily\May 28 2011\
District head at home after stroke (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/educatio

Flowing Wells Unified ... read more

2011-05-28 \Tucson\News\Daily\May 28 2011\
Send a kid to camp (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

The Arizona Daily Star's Sportsmen's Fund Send a Kid to Camp
program raises money so children from low-income households and
military families can attend YMCA, Boy Scout and Girl Scout and
Camp Courag

2011-05-28 \Tucson\News\Daily\May 28 2011\
Summer reading program offers prizes for kids, adults (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

Bookworms of all ages can make a dent in that summer reading
list and earn prizes for their efforts by participating in the Pima
County Public Library's annual summer reading program.

2011-05-28 \Tucson\News\Daily\May 28 2011\
Ben's Bells: Job finder helps refugees get started (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/lifestyles/faith-an

The recipient of this ... read more

2011-05-28 \Tucson\News\Daily\May 28 2011\
Lottery (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

Drawings for Friday, May 27

2011-05-28 \Tucson\News\Daily\May 28 2011\
Gridley kids call space station for half-hour chat with Kelly (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

Shuttle Endeavour commander Mark Kelly had another live chat
from space Friday night with Tucson schoolchildren.

2011-05-28 \Tucson\News\Daily\May 28 2011\
Artist Moreno resurrects students' La Pilita mural (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

As Martin Moreno touched ... read more

2011-05-28 \Tucson\News\Daily\May 28 2011\
Blood mobile (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

The American Red Cross will be seeking blood donors at these
times and places in the area next week. To schedule an appointment,
call 1-800-733-2767.

2011-05-28 \Tucson\News\Daily\May 28 2011\
What's closed Memorial Day (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

What's closed on Monday for the Memorial Day holiday:

2011-05-28 \Tucson\News\Daily\May 28 2011\
How could judge be sure Loughner isn't faking? (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

When a federal judge declared Jared Lee Loughner incompetent to
stand trial Wednesday, he said confidently that Loughner was not
faking his symptoms.

2011-05-28 \Tucson\News\Daily\May 28 2011\
Loughner leaves Tucson for Missouri facility (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

TUCSON - The suspect in a deadly Tucson shooting rampage has
left Arizona, headed by plane to a Missouri prison facility where
mental health experts will try to make him psychologically fit to
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2011-05-28 \Tucson\News\Daily\May 28 2011\
Palin confirms she bought $1.7 million home in Arizona (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

Sarah Palin has confirmed she purchased a $1.7 million property
in Scottsdale, The New York Times is reporting.

2011-05-28 \Tucson\News\Daily\May 28 2011\
Today's 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:

2011-04-14 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 18 2009\
[upset former fan]
This guy officiates City League Basketball at the Jewish Community Center in Tucson[...]He is a terrible official[...]pissing off the fans that used to respect him. GFY Eugene.

2010-09-14 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 14 2010\
The LD26 Debate Debate Continues With Melvin's New Demands (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        The debate on whether the Legislative District 26 Senate candidates will debate has become like a cash cow for The Range. Every few weeks, there’s a new development, a new promise and a new complaint, but we still haven’t ... read more

2010-09-14 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 14 2010\
CD8 Air War: Giffords and Kelly Roll Out New TV Ads (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        

Both Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords and GOP challenger Jesse Kelly unveiled new TV spots today.
Giffords has a testimonial from Cochise County veterinarian and rancher Dr. Gary Thrasher, a Republican who is supporting the incumbent ... read more

2010-09-14 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 14 2010\
CD8: About That Conservatives For Congress Ad, Part II (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        We wrote last week about an ad that Conservatives for Congress used to attack Democratic Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords, who is facing a challenge from Republican Jesse Kelly. You can read our take here.
Now Factcheck.org says the ... read more

2010-09-14 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 14 2010\
Tomatoes on the Moon (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        The gang at the UA Controlled Environment Agriculture Center have made progress on their lunar greenhouse.
I wrote about their South Pole greenhouse and their lunar ambitions here.
Now the UA's Ed Stiles tells us more:
The first extraterrestrials ... read more

2010-09-14 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 14 2010\
Neighborhood Briefs (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

east side

2010-09-14 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 14 2010\
Pet-dumping 'crisis' brings adoption plea; recession is blamed (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

Bob and Candace Persoon wanted to save a dog. They didn't want
another expensive breed from a "puppy mill."

2010-09-14 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 14 2010\
Corrections (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

• The Political Events calendar on B5 Sunday incorrectly
included an event. There will be no Clean Elections debate Thursday
for Legislative District 26. None of the candidates is running a
publicl

2010-09-14 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 14 2010\
Lottery (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

Drawings for Monday, Sept. 13

2010-01-01 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 01 2010\
Hot, dry '09 hit us hard; '10 may bring more rain (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/323491
It really was a dry heat in Tucson and most of Arizona in the decade that just ended, shattering or approaching records for high temperatures and low rainfall.

2010-01-01 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 01 2010\
Which state parks close? (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/323501
PHOENIX — The decision by lawmakers last month to take funds from the parks system means some will be closed later this year, the director of the agency said Thursday.

2010-01-01 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 01 2010\
Some folks actually keep New Year's resolutions (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/323509
Flora Easley is proof that New Year's resolutions really can work. Hers for 2009 was to lose weight, and she did — 101 pounds in seven months.

2010-01-01 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 01 2010\
Tucsonan shares her blessings daily (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/323499
Many people benefit from Ann Geiger's enthusiasm.

2010-01-01 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 01 2010\
Radar van locations (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/323477
The city's two police radar vans are scheduled to snap photographs of speeders at these locations today, according to the Tucson Police Department:

2010-01-01 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 01 2010\
Photos: First Night has family- friendly fun (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/323532
This is the second year for First Night, a family-friendly,  alcohol-free event at 11 downtown venues. First Night features dancing, movies, live music and midnight fireworks.

2010-01-01 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 01 2010\
Police on lookout for man who robbed west-side bank (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/323533
Tucson police are looking for a man who robbed a west-side Wells Fargo bank Wednesday and escaped with an undisclosed amount of money.

2010-01-01 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 01 2010\
Forget diets: Permanent weight loss requires attitude change about food (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/323511
Losing weight is about calorie deficit, and one pound of fat is equal to a 3,500-calorie deficit, said Junelle H. Lupiani, a nutritionist and registered dietitian at Miraval Life in Balance wellness resort north of Tucson.

2010-01-01 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 01 2010\
Having quitting 'coach' may help smokers kick nicotine (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/323510
A support system is key for keeping other New Year's resolutions, too.

2010-01-01 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 01 2010\
Brewer seeks probe of Senate health bill (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/323525
PHOENIX — Gov. Jan Brewer wants an investigation into whether it's legal for Congress to give special treatment in its health-care plan to Nebraska.

2010-01-01 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 01 2010\
Ex-bartender at GV Lanes sues, citing boss's arrest (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/323517
A Green Valley woman is suing her former employers, citing adverse treatment and retaliation by a manager after his arrest on charges related to his relationship with the woman's 16-year-old son.

2010-01-01 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 01 2010\
Four indicted in hostage-taking, alien-smuggling (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/323514
Three Mexican men and a Tucson woman arrested last month after an armed standoff with local police and federal agents south of Tucson have been indicted on federal hostage-taking and alien-smuggling charges.

2010-01-01 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 01 2010\
Photos: Foothills band heads to Fiesta Bowl competition (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/323538
The Catalina Foothills High School Marching Band will compete in the Fiesta Bowl National Band Championship today in Glendale and will march Saturday in downtown Phoenix in the Fiesta Bowl Parade, according to Fiesta Bowl Web site, www.marching.com/ events ... read more

2010-01-01 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 01 2010\
Fall into backyard fire pit is fatal to Phoenix resident (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/323534
PHOENIX — Officials say a man was killed when he fell into a backyard fire pit in Phoenix.

2010-01-01 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 01 2010\
Former Chandler cop is new US cyber security czar (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/323531
President Obama's new national cyber security czar, Howard Schmidt, is an 11-year veteran of the Chandler Police Department, where he was a narcotics detective who took an interest in digital forensics.

2010-01-01 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 01 2010\
After standoff, 'person of interest' in AZ death kills self (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/323535
GLENDALE — Police investigating the shooting death of a jogger in Glendale say a man who was a "person of interest" in the case killed himself Thursday in Northern California after a 10-hour standoff with authorities.

2010-01-01 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 01 2010\
Photo radar under attack in Arizona (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/323520
PHOENIX — More than a year after Arizona became the first state in the country to deploy dozens of speed cameras on highways statewide, threats to the groundbreaking program abound.

2010-01-01 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 01 2010\
Deaths (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/323490
The deceased are from Tucson unless otherwise noted. Occupations are stated when available.

2010-01-01 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 01 2010\
Correction (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/323486
The attendance for the University of Arizona women's basketball game on Tuesday night at McKale Center was 965. An incorrect figure was reported in the box score on B2 in Wednesday's Star.

2010-01-01 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 01 2010\
Services affected by New Year's (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/323481
  
    Services affected by new year's

2009-04-18 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 18 2009\
Bike 2 Work fair honors 2 commuters, 2 advocates (citizen-local) http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/11
The annual Bike 2 Work Fair downtown was a happening place Friday morning, featuring attractions ranging from a 60-year-old Tucson man circling the pavement on a clown bike to a Bicycle Commuter of the Year award going to a hand cyclist.

2009-04-18 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 18 2009\
Remains in 19th-century graves downtown ID'd as soldiers (citizen-local) http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/11
Eight months after archaeological researchers removed the last of more than 1,300 remains from a nearly forgotten 19th-century downtown cemetery, some faces from the past are beginning to emerge.

2009-04-18 $1M awarded in heart death (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/289245.php
A Pima County jury returned a $1 million verdict Friday against a Tucson cardiologist, Pima Heart Physicians and Tucson Heart Hospital for their role in the November 2005 death of a sheriff's sergeant.
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2009-04-18 5 solar projects get $4 million in grants (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/114651.php
Five new projects granted $4 million in seed money could help make Arizona a center for solar development, backers said Friday.
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2009-04-18 6 in Desert Divas sex ring enter guilty pleas (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/289277.php
PHOENIX — Authorities say six key players in a widespread prostitution operation that was centered in the Phoenix area and used the Internet to set up dates have pleaded guilty in the case.
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2009-04-18 AZ congressional talk is, in a word, revealing (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/289243.php
Politicians would like us to take them at their word.
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2009-04-18 Arizona Chamber calls tax increase to balance budget a last resort (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/114638.php
PHOENIX - Arizona's biggest business lobby says it would consider a temporary tax increase to help balance the state budget but only after exhausting other options that could include expanding off-reservation gambling.
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2009-04-18 Arizona senators bury home-arrest proposal (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/114632.php
PHOENIX — Republican legislators are burying a proposal to help solve the state's budget problem by letting some state prison inmates finish their terms in a home-arrest program, saying it would have threatened public safety.
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2009-04-18 Arizona to apply for grant for abstinence program (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/114648.php
PHOENIX — State officials are moving to save an abstinence education program by making a last-minute pitch for continued federal funding.
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2009-04-18 Ask the Astronomer (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/114642.php
Q. Someone told me there is a meteor shower going on this month. Is there really one going on and if so, what can we expect to see?
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2009-04-18 Autopsy: UA student found in frat house died of natural causes (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/114665.php
Autopsy results show that a University of Arizona student who was found dead in a fraternity house last month died of natural causes.
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2009-04-18 Az's 5-year transportation plan may be curtailed (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/114669.php
Economic woes sweeping the nation have forced the State Transportation Board to consider curtailing its five-year plan.
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2009-04-18 Ben's Bells : Couple uses bike company to help others (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/289279.php
The recipients of this week's Ben's Bell are Lon Haldeman and Susan Notorangelo, who have used their bicycling-tour company to benefit adult and youth riders in Tucson as well as children in Peru, young people in Ghana and many others.
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2009-04-18 Bike 2 Work fair honors 2 commuters, 2 advocates (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/114620.php
The annual Bike 2 Work Fair downtown was a happening place Friday morning, featuring attractions ranging from a 60-year-old Tucson man circling the pavement on a clown bike to a Bicycle Commuter of the Year award going to a hand cyclist.
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2009-04-18 Blood donations (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/289258.php
The American Red Cross will be seeking blood donors at these times and places next week. To schedule an appointment,  call 1-800-448-3543.
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2009-04-18 Budget, union pay concessions on council agenda (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/114650.php
When the Tucson City Council was briefed on changes to the city manager's recommended budget last week, members held their questions.
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2009-04-18 Contract awarded for major RTA project: Twin Peaks interchange (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/289214.php
Phoenix-based Pulice Construction Inc. won the state contract Friday to build a new interchange at Twin Peaks and Interstate 10 in Marana.
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2009-04-18 Cop's confrontation with gays during tax protest spurs probe (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/114627.php
PHOENIX - A Casa Grande police officer threatened to arrest a group of demonstrators for waving a gay pride flag, prompting an investigation by his superiors amid allegations that the officer violated the U.S. Constitution.
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2009-04-18 County weighs Parks & Rec fee increases (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/114663.php
Fee increases for programs and athletic field use under the Pima County Natural Resources, Parks & and Recreation Department will be discussed by the Board of Supervisors Tuesday.
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2009-04-18 Crime prevention forum slated for April 27 (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/114644.php
The Arizona attorney general, a Tucson city councilwoman and three Tucson police officials will be available to answer questions at a public crime and prevention forum slated for April 27.
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2009-04-18 DES swamped by claims for unemployment benefits (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/114628.php
As the ranks of Arizona's unemployed swell, state officials are falling further behind in processing the thousands of new claims for jobless benefits.
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2009-04-18 Deaths (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/114656.php
Compiled by Jared Juan. For information, call 573-4561.
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2009-04-18 Deputies seek man in failed kidnap attempt (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/114660.php
Deputies are seeking a man who tried to kidnap an 18-year-old woman on the Northwest Side last Saturday.
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2009-04-18 Drunken driver who killed 7-year-old girl gets 13 years (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/114661.php
A Tucson man who pleaded guilty to manslaughter for killing a 7-year-old girl while driving drunk was sentenced to 13 years in prison.
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2009-04-18 Essay for AIMS may be cut for some students (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/114631.php
Arizona's budget crisis could temporarily eliminate the essay exam in the AIMS test for about half of the state's elementary- and middle-school students.
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2009-04-18 Ex-Pueblo High grid star gets 10 years in fatal drug rip-off (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/114622.php
A former Pueblo High School football star, Andre DeWayne Mays, 23, was sentenced Friday to two 10-year prison sentences for his role in a drug rip-off that ended with two men dead.
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2009-04-18 Ex-football star gets 10 years in killings (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/289266.php
A former Pueblo High School football star was sentenced to 10 years in prison Friday in connection with the drug-related murders of two men in January 2008.
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2009-04-18 Former Wildcat Edgerson arrested again on domestic violence charge (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/114621.php
Eugene Edgerson, a former Arizona basketball player who tours with the Harlem Globetrotters, has been arrested for the second time in two months on domestic violence charges.
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2009-04-18 Fun times under way at the Pima County Fair (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/114653.php
Tucsonan Kristen Hatcher brought everything she needed to the Pima County Fair.
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2009-04-18 Get involved (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/289236.php
Browse hundreds of volunteer opportunities online at www.volunteersoaz.org, the Volunteer Center of Southern Arizona's Web site. For personalized assistance or more information on any of the volunteer opportunities listed here, call 881-3300.
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2009-04-18 Grande Avenue street fair runs Saturday and Sunday (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/114646.php
The seventh annual Fiesta Grande Street Fair takes place on the West Side roadway all day Saturday and Sunday.
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2009-04-18 Group's mission is San Xavier restoration (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/289239.php
In Tucson, they are the hostesses with the mostest: The Silver & Turquoise Board of Hostesses throws a party with purpose.
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2009-04-18 Here's update on road work in area (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/289261.php
The intersection of North Mountain Avenue and East Prince Road is closed this weekend. Mountain Avenue is being reconstructed with improved drainage, sidewalks and bike lanes from Roger Road to  Fort Lowell Road.
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2009-04-18 Jeff's forecast (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/289240.php
High pressure continues to lurk over the West Coast, and as it moves toward Arizona, expect a good dose of warm weather. Highs today will be in the low 80s, which is average for mid-April. We'll jump close to 90 on Sunday, then be well into the low 90s early in the new  workweek.
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2009-04-18 Latest road restrictions (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/114657.php
The following restrictions will be in place on Interstate 10 during the coming week:
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2009-04-18 Law and Order (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/289269.php

  Motorist who tried to grab woman sought
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2009-04-18 Man who died after Taser shock from police identified (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/114619.php
Police have identified a 50-year-old man who died Thursday after being shocked with a Taser by officers as Gary A. Decker of Kentucky.
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2009-04-18 O'odham hope to build prison near Sahuarita (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/289241.php
The San Xavier District of the Tohono O'odham Nation is hoping to build a federal detention center just north of Sahuarita.
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2009-04-18 Officials step up efforts to halt invasive mussels (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/114630.php
LAKE PLEASANT - Hundreds of tiny quagga mussels clinging to a 43-foot boat provided proof that the pesky mollusks hadn't gone anywhere over the winter, but state wildlife authorities wanted to make a bigger point Thursday.
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2009-04-18 PCC has grown up, strong in 40 years (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/289234.php
When Pima Community College first held classes 40 years ago, some of its students met at Tucson Medical Center to study respiratory therapy.
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2009-04-18 Parents, teachers, students to rally Sunday against cuts (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/289271.php
Hands are so much a part of education.
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2009-04-18 Playboy ranks UA No. 5 party school (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/289232.php
UA students are among the nation's elite partyers, according to a Playboy ranking released Friday.
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2009-04-18 Playboy: UA a top party school in U.S. (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/114626.php
The University of Arizona is the No. 5 party school in the country, according to Playboy magazine's latest issue.
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2009-04-18 Radar van locations (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/289238.php
The city's police radar van is scheduled to snap photographs of speeders at these locations this weekend, according to the Tucson Police Department's Web site:
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2009-04-18 Remains in 19th-century graves downtown ID'd as soldiers (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/114640.php
Eight months after archaeological researchers removed the last of more than 1,300 remains from a nearly forgotten 19th-century downtown cemetery, some faces from the past are beginning to emerge.
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2009-04-18 Republican Buehler-Garcia to seek Uhlich's council seat (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/114643.php
Ben Buehler-Garcia wants to represent the North Side on the Tucson City Council because he's heartbroken at Tucson's recent path.
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2009-04-18 Republican Kozachik seeking Democrat Trasoff's council seat (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/114647.php
Steve Kozachik is campaigning for the midtown City Council seat on what he describes as "a dysfunctional council with a dysfunctional mayor."
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2009-04-18 Still time to register for Sunday's Race for the Cure (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/114625.php
Entries for Sunday's Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure are being accepted at El Con Mall, 3600 E. Broadway, through Saturday.
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2009-04-18 Stimulus to speed shift to electronic medical files (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/114629.php
Federal money could accelerate Arizona's push toward digital health records, making staples such as paper charts, written prescriptions and doctor's-office clipboards a thing of the past.
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2009-04-18 TUSD returning to diesel (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/289233.php
Hoping to save money and streamline its bus fleet, the Tucson Unified School District is turning away from low-polluting compressed natural gas as it gears up to purchase roughly $3 million in diesel buses.
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2009-04-18 Toilet-lid killer to get 10+ years (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/289259.php
A Pima County jury convicted a Texas resident of second-degree murder Friday in the death of a Tucson woman who was killed with a toilet tank lid.
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2009-04-18 Tucson Time Capsule (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/289296.php
The Soto quadruplets had grown up in the public eye. As Arizona's first quads, they were quite used to all the attention and when they went to the Pima County Fair on April 18, 1979, it was no different.
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2009-04-18 U.S. high court to hear arguments on English language learners (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/114655.php
On Monday, the U.S. Supreme Court will hear arguments in the English-language learning case Horne vs Flores.
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2009-04-18 UA med students protest ouster of sr. dean (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/289226.php
Medical students at the University of Arizona — usually too busy to be activists — are in open revolt against the College of Medicine, saying its leaders forced a beloved administrator to leave his job.
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2009-04-18 UA to get $4.1M for solar research if state restores grantor's funding (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/289248.php
The University of Arizona may or may not be receiving $4.1 million in grants for solar research.
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2011-04-14 [upset former fan]
This guy officiates City League Basketball at the Jewish Community Center in Tucson[...]He is a terrible official[...]pissing off the fans that used to respect him. GFY Eugene.
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