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2010-12-14 \Tucson\News\Daily\Dec 14 2010\
Do You Enjoy Winning Things? Fill Out Our Survey! (weekly)

        Hopefully you saw the brightly colored full-page ad in the most recent issue, but if you somehow missed it, here's the skinny: We'd like to learn more about your relationship with the Tucson Weekly, and we're willing to give you a chance ... read more

2010-12-14 \Tucson\News\Daily\Dec 14 2010\
Congratulations, Kon Tiki: You're Ahead of the Curve (weekly)

        A blog at the food website Epicurious has speculated on what food trends will be big in 2011—and fortunately for Scorpion-selling stalwart Kon Tiki, tiki-bar cocktails made the list:
What's old is new again, not just in fashion ... read more

2010-12-14 \Tucson\News\Daily\Dec 14 2010\
Espionage Act: How the Government Can Engage in Serious Aggression Against the People of the United States (weekly)

        With all the back and forth regarding Wikileaks and Julian Assange's London arrest, Naomi Wolf gets to the heart of the issue with a Huffington Post piece that you can read here.
This is far from a feverish projection: if you study ... read more

2010-12-14 \Tucson\News\Daily\Dec 14 2010\
Beads of Courage on CBS (weekly)

We interviewed Tucsonan Jean Baruch, founder of Beads of Courage, in January 2009.
Baruch's work to help kids with serious illnesses was featured recently on the CBS morning show.…
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2010-12-14 \Tucson\News\Daily\Dec 14 2010\
Cover-Up Sensation: Calexico Does Flaming Lips (weekly)

Thank you, Cover-Up. Saturday's finale was particularly fantastic on the floor of the Rialto Theatre, especially the view of Calexico's Joey Burns channeling Flaming Lips' frontman Wayne Coyne—wig, suit and all.… ... read more

2010-12-14 \Tucson\News\Daily\Dec 14 2010\
Radar van locations (starnet-local)

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

2010-12-14 \Tucson\News\Daily\Dec 14 2010\
Deaths (starnet-local)

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

2010-12-14 \Tucson\News\Daily\Dec 14 2010\
Basin for flood detention latest step on Arroyo Chico project (starnet-local)

Workers are excavating ... read more

2010-12-14 \Tucson\News\Daily\Dec 14 2010\
High of 84 breaks Tucson record (starnet-local)

Tucson and many other parts of Southern Arizona had record high
temperatures Monday, but the heat wave should wane by the end of
the week, said an official at the National Weather Service.

2010-12-14 \Tucson\News\Daily\Dec 14 2010\
Reid Zoo's Boris the polar bear dies of apparent allergic reaction (starnet-local)

Do svidaniya, Boris ... read more

2010-12-14 \Tucson\News\Daily\Dec 14 2010\
Lottery (starnet-local)

Drawings for Monday, Dec. 13

2010-12-14 \Tucson\News\Daily\Dec 14 2010\
Speaker: Christian views hurt applicant (starnet-local)

PHOENIX - The speaker of the state House and a group that
promotes conservative pro-family views say an applicant for the
Independent Redistricting Commission was disqualified because of
his Christian

2010-12-14 \Tucson\News\Daily\Dec 14 2010\
Man gets life sentence in two '08 killings (starnet-local)

A resident of Mexico was sentenced to two no-parole life terms
Monday in the April 2008 drug-related slayings of two men in the
Catalina Foothills.

2010-12-14 \Tucson\News\Daily\Dec 14 2010\
Print exclusive reader gift: Bananagrams! (starnet-local)

Day 5: Today is the fifth of our 15 days of holiday gifts to our
readers. We hope you enjoy them, with our thanks and

2010-12-14 \Tucson\News\Daily\Dec 14 2010\
Tucson's high temperature sets record (starnet-local)

Tucson set a record high on Monday when the temperature reached
83 degrees at 3:32 p.m.

2010-12-14 \Tucson\News\Daily\Dec 14 2010\
Polar bear dies at Tucson zoo (starnet-local)

Do svidaniya Boris, ... read more

2010-04-02 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 02 2010\
Writer's Block: Mary Ann Hutchison (weekly)

        Local author Mary Ann Hutchison has written her first novel. She will be signing copies of her book during the Mariachi Conference on Saturday, April 24, at Reid Park.
Moochi's Mariachis       Open Books Press194 pages, $15 ... read more

2010-04-02 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 02 2010\
Andrew Thomas In Arizona AG Race (weekly)

        Maricopa County Attorney Andrew Thomas has announced he's running for Arizona Attorney General.
Ray Stern of Phoenix New Times has details:
The move has long been anticipated, but some pundits have wondered whether Thomas' political — and ... read more

2010-04-02 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 02 2010\
Ban on Texting While Driving May Finally Roll Into Law (weekly)

        Written by Alec Nielson/   
PHOENIX—After some false starts—and a recent near-death experience—a ban on texting behind the wheel faces one final hurdle in the Arizona Legislature.
If the legislation passes ... read more

2010-04-02 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 02 2010\
Corpses on Congress (weekly)

        The Downtown Tucson Partnership has a big announcement next Tuesday about the future of the the Rialto building that surrounds the Rialto Theatre.
We hear the display—being billed as a "world-class scientific exhibition"—is one of ... read more

2010-04-02 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 02 2010\
Picture This: Spring Training (weekly)
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2010-04-02 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 02 2010\
Martian North Pole (weekly)

        NASA/JPL/University of Arizona
A new batch of photos from the HiRISE camera have ... read more

2010-04-02 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 02 2010\
Miss Yesterday's Science/Media Lecture? We've Got the Video (weekly)

        For those of you who missed scientist-turned filmmaker Randy Olson's science and media lecture at the UA yesterday, here's a clip where the former Marine biologist discusses two PSAs in his Shifting Baselines Ocean Media Project. One of which ... read more

2010-04-02 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 02 2010\
Picture This: Moon Over Tucson (weekly)

        ALEX BUDISHMoon looms over ... read more

2010-04-02 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 02 2010\
Artistic Range: Lynn Taber at the Etherton Gallery (weekly)

        Lynn TaberTime Stood Still
"Time Stood Still," by Lynn Taber, is part ... read more

2010-04-02 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 02 2010\
A long, strange trip indeed (starnet-local)

A mural that winds around the ... read more

2010-04-02 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 02 2010\
Yaqui ceremonies celebrate world renewal (starnet-local)

Arizona is the only place in ... read more

2010-04-02 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 02 2010\
Lottery (starnet-local)

Drawings for Thursday, April 1

2010-04-02 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 02 2010\
Oro Valley woman to represent AZ in Ms. Senior America field (starnet-local)

Oro Valley resident Maddy Paschal ... read more

2010-04-02 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 02 2010\
Travel Channel's 'Food Wars' to feature local Sonoran dogs (starnet-local)

Team BK or Team El Guero. Which ... read more

2009-07-18 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 18 2009\
Mud Monster 2009 (city)
22nd and C.Club

2009-07-18 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 18 2009\
Educators pursuing standards that apply in all states (starnet-local)
The Founding Fathers essentially left it up to the states to figure out how to maintain an educated populace that would preserve democracy.

2009-07-18 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 18 2009\
Uhlich tops campaign fundraising list (starnet-local)
Councilwoman Karin Uhlich has raised far more money than any other candidate in this year city election campaign, nearly doubling the second-largest fundraiser, Councilwoman Nina Trasoff.

2009-07-18 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 18 2009\
Help is assembled under a single roof (starnet-local)
Young and old, black and white, cleanshaven and sporting scraggly beards. Those who attended an event Friday designed to provide services to homeless people came from all walks of life.

2009-07-18 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 18 2009\
Pima awards silver rating to 4 Habitat green homes (starnet-local)
Don't tell Habitat for Humanity that "green" homes are only for rich folks. The first four homes certified "silver" under Pima County's new green-building code were built by Habitat Tucson volunteers.

2009-07-18 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 18 2009\
8th-grader is AZ's rep in science challenge (starnet-local)
When eighth-grader Emily Christensen decided to see what she could do to lower her family's $200-a-month electricity bill, she figured a fan, a towel, a small tub and a float valve should do the trick.

2009-07-18 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 18 2009\
Ben's Bells : It's this couple's nature 'to give, to love, to share' (starnet-local)
The recipients of this week's Ben's Bell are Charles and Alice Washburn, who have spent their lives giving back to the community they love.

2009-07-18 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 18 2009\
Get involved (starnet-local)
Browse hundreds of volunteer  opportunities online at, 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.

2009-07-18 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 18 2009\
Blood donations (starnet-local)
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.

2009-07-18 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 18 2009\
Radar van locations (starnet-local)
The city's police radar van is scheduled to snap photographs of speeders at these locations this weekend, according to the Tucson Police Department:

2009-07-18 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 18 2009\
CARE Fair eases some burden in stressful times (starnet-local)
Those with experience knew to get to this year's CARE Fair before it opened.

2009-07-18 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 18 2009\
Power to 4,000 is cut by storm (starnet-local)
An evening monsoon storm knocked out power to about 4,000 customers Friday and brought high winds and lightning strikes throughout the Tucson area.

2009-07-18 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 18 2009\
Man gets 3 years for transporting illegals (starnet-local)
A 55-year-old Tucson man was sentenced Thursday to more than three years in prison after he was convicted of transporting  illegal immigrants, authorities said.

2009-07-18 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 18 2009\
Name is international, but focus remains local (starnet-local)
Rhonda Fromm and Lec Coble are among the 500-plus World Care volunteers who recognize that saving the world starts on your own doorstep.

2009-07-18 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 18 2009\
Agents find two dead crossers (starnet-local)
U.S. Border Patrol agents recovered the bodies of two illegal immigrants and rescued four others near Gila Bend on Thursday in a search started by a 911 call — an increasingly common occurrence.

2009-07-18 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 18 2009\
Man in 4-hour standoff faces charges (starnet-local)
A suicidal man who barricaded himself inside a south-side Tucson home for nearly four hours Friday is facing kidnapping and aggravated assault charges, Tucson police said.

2009-07-18 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 18 2009\
Smoke wafts from Guthrie Fire in Catalinas; crews are watchful (starnet-local)
A wildfire near Redington Pass Road sent smoke from the Catalina Mountains wafting over the city Friday, but the blaze did not threaten buildings, trees or wildlife.

2009-07-18 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 18 2009\
Judge reduces probation for priest in sex case (starnet-local)
When the Rev. Gary E. Underwood was sentenced to prison last August for sexually abusing them, his three victims expected him to be released after 10 years and subjected to probation for life.

2009-07-18 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 18 2009\
Man convicted of murder in gang shooting (starnet-local)
A 24-year-old Tucson man was convicted Friday of first-degree murder in the death of a 17-year-old boy in a gang-related shooting.

2009-07-18 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 18 2009\
2 immigration officers indicted in Border Patrol credit-card fraud (starnet-local)
Two federal immigration officers have been indicted for their role in a fraud scheme where authorities say they charged Border Patrol credit cards for more than $55,000 in personal goods and services, a press release from the U.S. Attorney's Office says ... read more

2009-07-18 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 18 2009\
Downtown travel restrictions (starnet-local)
Several travel restrictions will be in place on East Congress Street through downtown Monday through Thursday because of construction on the Fourth Avenue underpass.

2009-07-18 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 18 2009\
Home-invasion suspect killed in south-side gunfire exchange (starnet-local)
A home invader was shot to death Friday evening on the south side when he exchanged gunfire with the homeowner's neighbor, authorities said.

2009-07-18 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 18 2009\
ASU journalism truly indebted to 'Uncle Walter' (starnet-local)
PHOENIX — The death of legendary CBS news anchor Walter Cronkite on Friday hit close to home for students and professors at Arizona State University's journalism school, which was named in honor of "the most trusted man in America."

2009-07-18 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 18 2009\
Jimmy's forecast (starnet-local)
High pressure is moving into central Arizona for the weekend, which will bring near-record heat to the region. While the location of the high is not ideal, enough moisture is expected for scattered afternoon and evening thunderstorms over the weekend ... read more

2008-11-02 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 02 2008\
City quietly cuts services used by many residents (starnet-local)
Next month Tucson City Council members will start discussing what public programs they're willing to sacrifice to make up for a looming $51 million budget shortfall. They told City Manager Mike Hein to bring them suggestions by then.

2008-11-02 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 02 2008\
Local courts see clear signs of tough times: lots of lawsuits (starnet-local)
Lawsuits over unpaid debts and other financial disputes are up 33 and 45 percent, respectively, in Pima County Justice and Superior courts over the past year, in yet another indicator of the economic downturn.

2008-11-02 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 02 2008\
Stay with StarNet on Election Night (starnet-local)
Settle in with StarNet on Election Night for around-the-clock coverage and the latest election news and results. It could be a long night if the last presidential and local elections are any indications — and we'll be there until it's over. Make StarNet ... read more

2008-11-02 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 02 2008\
Doctor: Potential egg donors face risks (starnet-local)
The advertisements are enticing, particularly in a flagging economy: Young women may earn thousands of dollars by selling their eggs.

2008-11-02 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 02 2008\
Egg-donor industry in dire need of more regulation, doctor says (starnet-local)
Dr. Jennifer Schneider wants more regulation of the egg-donor industry, which is not required to keep records of its donors.

2008-11-02 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 02 2008\
She was a code breaker, envoy, athlete (starnet-local)
Marjorie Cole was born and raised in Southern Arizona.

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