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2011-08-15 \Tucson\News\Daily\Aug 15 2011\
Tucson's largest no-kill cat shelter is in crisis (starnet-local) : Casa de los Gatos needs help! http://www.casadelosgatos.org
We've been there, they really do take excellent care of many sweet unwanted cats.   The volunteers are dedicated and do daily litter box duty for the many cage-free cats in their cat houses.  

Visit http://casadelosgatos.org to see some beautiful adoptable ... read more

2010-12-01 \Tucson\News\Daily\Dec 01 2010\
The Future of Immigration Reform (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        The Daily Beast forecasts immigration politics in the GOP-controlled Congress:If the GOP votes as expected this month, Steve King will be in charge of immigration legislation in the U.S. House of Representatives. For proof that a meteor ... read more

2010-12-01 \Tucson\News\Daily\Dec 01 2010\
From the "Absurdly Talented" Files: Synchronized Swimmers (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        It turns out that Cirque du Soleil's water-based shows in Las Vegas have upped the ante for the rest of the synchronized swimming world.
Many credit the Las Vegas shows for influencing the new direction of the sport to include more ... read more

2010-12-01 \Tucson\News\Daily\Dec 01 2010\
Tucson's Everyday People: Downhill Skateboarding (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
Produced by Joey Silvestri
Tommy Noble and Ian Fitzpatrick discuss downhill skateboarding in the Tucson area, touching upon the precautions taken by skaters and the way they view their role in the community.
Joey Silvestri is a professional ... read more

2010-12-01 \Tucson\News\Daily\Dec 01 2010\
Apparently, Ruth McClung Decided to Finally Concede (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        The political tradition of conceding is a little strange to me, especially considering there's no particular consequence to conceding or not conceding. The vote-counting goes on regardless, so the standard "I called my opponent ..." ... read more

2010-12-01 \Tucson\News\Daily\Dec 01 2010\
Arizona Democrats Call on Brewer to Restore Transplant Funding (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        Arizona legislative Democrats are keeping up the pressure on transplant funding after a man denied a bone-marrow transplant died this week. The press release:
Mark Price, the first AHCCCS patient to come forward after he was denied a ... read more

2010-12-01 \Tucson\News\Daily\Dec 01 2010\
You Might Want to Check Your Friends' Credit Reports (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        Let's say something terrible happens, and one of your close friends passes away. According to some experts on the debt-collection industry referenced in The Washington Post, you might be getting a few unpleasant phone calls:
The Federal ... read more

2010-12-01 \Tucson\News\Daily\Dec 01 2010\
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, according to the
Tucson Police Department:

2010-12-01 \Tucson\News\Daily\Dec 01 2010\
Neighborhood Briefs (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

east side

2010-12-01 \Tucson\News\Daily\Dec 01 2010\
Cold Case: Teen was shot to death leaving party (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/crime/ar

Police officers were on their way to check out a report of a
loud party when they were flagged down by a motorist in the
early-morning hours of March 13, 2004.

2010-12-01 \Tucson\News\Daily\Dec 01 2010\
Region gets $4.5M for pedestrian, bike paths (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

The metro region is getting $4.5 million in federal funding to
improve bicycle and pedestrian facilities with new and safer
routes.

2010-12-01 \Tucson\News\Daily\Dec 01 2010\
Deaths (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

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

2010-12-01 \Tucson\News\Daily\Dec 01 2010\
Light it up, but check rules first (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

Now you can ignite a ... read more

2010-12-01 \Tucson\News\Daily\Dec 01 2010\
Tucson in the grip of ice-cold weather (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

Tucson had its coldest ... read more

2010-12-01 \Tucson\News\Daily\Dec 01 2010\
Tucson Fire: 3 cases of arson in past 10 days (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

The fire at a midtown duplex Monday night has been ruled arson,
making it the third arson fire in Tucson in ten days.

2010-03-20 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 20 2010\
Tomorrow Night At Solar Culture... (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
World-class throat singers Chirgilchin, from the Russian province of Tuva, return to the Old Pueblo! Check out their 2008 performance above, and click here for event details.
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2010-03-20 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 20 2010\
Salty Martian Highlands (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        NASA/JPL/University of Arizona
This week's batch of HiRISE images includes this ... read more

2010-03-20 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 20 2010\
Writer's Block: Marvin Von Holten (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        Oro Valley resident Marvin Von Holten has written an inspirational poetry book:Choices, Tate Publishing and Enterprises, 88 pages, $9.99 ... read more

2010-03-20 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 20 2010\
Long Lines on the Border (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        The Nogales International (which, like the Weekly, is owned by Wick Communications) reports that officials, business owners and residents on both sides of the border are fuming because of long lines at border checkpoints:
The line, more than ... read more

2010-03-20 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 20 2010\
Understanding the Young Trial (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        The morning daily reports that a "newspaper article" examining the car-bomb killing of real-estate hustler Gary Triano had Pamela Phillips, who is accusing of hiring Ronald Young to kill her ex-husband, ready to kill herself.
The article in question ... read more

2010-03-20 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 20 2010\
Sierra Club: Lawmakers "Moved Foward A Long List of Bad Ideas" (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        The latest dispatch from Sandy Bahr, legislative lobbyist for the Sierra Club:
Hi everyone!  You would think that after all of the havoc they wreaked last week, the Legislature might give us a small break, but no.  They moved forward a long list ... read more

2010-03-20 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 20 2010\
Democrat Nan Walden vs. John McCain? (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        There have been persistent rumors that the Democratic Senate Campaign Committee is trying to recruit somebody other than City Councilman Rodney Glassman to run for Sen. John McCain's Senate seat, especially with McCain facing a hard challenge ... read more

2010-03-20 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 20 2010\
corrections (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

• "Boot camp may be tough on people, but cancer cells will like
it even less," Friday on A2, contained an incomplete phone number
for the Beat Cancer Boot Camp. The complete number is 546-

2010-03-20 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 20 2010\
Deaths (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

The deceased are from Tucson unless otherwise noted. Occupations
are stated when available.

2010-03-20 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 20 2010\
Dentist makes house calls, a mark of his caring ways (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

The recipient of this week's Ben's Bell is Dr. Sharad Pandhi, a
Tucson dentist who makes house calls.

2010-03-20 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 20 2010\
Readers have given nearly $20K so far for camp program (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

The Arizona Daily Star Sportsmen's Fund Send a Kid to Camp
program kicked off its annual summer-camp drive Feb. 25 with an
envelope in the Star for readers who want to help send kids from
low-income f

2010-03-20 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 20 2010\
Community calendar (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

Guerrilla poetry - Barnes and Noble, 5130 E. Broadway. Presented
by the Tucson Poetry Festival. 9 a.m.-5 p.m. March 20. Free.
512-0758.

2010-03-20 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 20 2010\
Blood donations (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

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

2010-03-20 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 20 2010\
Fourth Avenue Street Fair runs through Sunday (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

2010-03-20 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 20 2010\
Plenty to do in Tucson on first spring weekend (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

Aerospace & Arizona Days ... read more

2010-03-20 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 20 2010\
Kicking off Aerospace & Arizona Days (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

"Heroes Day" gave scores of Tucsonans ... read more

2010-03-20 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 20 2010\
Lottery (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

Drawings for Friday, March 19

2010-03-20 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 20 2010\
Two Tucsonans held in SV on vehicle-burglary counts (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

Two Tucson men were arrested Thursday in Sierra Vista and
accused of burglarizing several vehicles.

2010-03-20 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 20 2010\
Police probe detention of Phoenix councilman (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

PHOENIX - Phoenix police launched an internal investigation into
an incident early Friday in which City Councilman Michael Johnson
was temporarily detained and handcuffed by an officer.

2010-03-20 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 20 2010\
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 this weekend, according
to the Tucson Police Department:

2010-03-20 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 20 2010\
Arizona agency fires employee involved in jaguar's capture (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

The Arizona Game and Fish Department has fired one of its employees after an internal investigation into the capture and death of a jaguar last year.

2009-07-05 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 05 2009\
TUSD recruited elsewhere amid layoffs (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/299741
In a year that saw pink slips for more than 600 Tucson Unified School District educators, the district spent tens of thousands of dollars to recruit teachers in East Coast and Southern cities.

2009-07-05 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 05 2009\
New Sunnyside spending, down $8.2 million, is OK'd (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/299758
A tentative $93.5 million budget for the 2009-10 school year has been approved by the Sunnyside Unified School District Governing Board — an $8.2 million cut from the 2008-09 budget.

2009-07-05 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 05 2009\
Big bang for the Fourth (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/299777
A colorful explosion lights up the night sky during Tucson's annual Fourth of July celebration Downtown. Saturday's display of fireworks atop "A" Mountain unfolded as scheduled.

2009-07-05 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 05 2009\
Mountain lion wipes out farm's petting zoo (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/299737
At first Stewart Loew was excited by the sight: a mountain lion on the family's farm near Amado.

2009-07-05 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 05 2009\
New exec: Smaller steps key to Downtown (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/299714
A little over a year  and a half ago, Glenn Lyons owned a consulting firm in Calgary, Alberta. Today, he's on track to become the central figure in deciding the future of Tucson's Downtown.

2009-07-05 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 05 2009\
Program to send Tucson-area kids to summer camp passes $150,000 (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/299756
We are proud thank another 78 readers, businesses and organizations who donated $19,438 to help send kids to camp this summer.

2009-07-05 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 05 2009\
Homeless students in AZ up 18 percent (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/299747
PHOENIX — The number of homeless schoolchildren in Arizona has surpassed 25,000, an increase of nearly 18 percent in the past year.

2009-07-05 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 05 2009\
1-year-old is critical, 2nd girl stable in separate near-drowning incidents (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/299743
Two Tucson children were hospitalized Saturday after nearly drowning in separate incidents.

2009-07-05 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 05 2009\
Mom's arrest harks back to notorious case (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/299742
PHOENIX — Cynthia Mary Roberson is an unemployed mother who police say led her 12- and 14-year-old sons and their friends to commit at least 20 armed robberies and assaults, including the beating of a teenage boy who had nothing more than an orange ... read more

2009-07-05 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 05 2009\
Tucson Time Capsule : Work under way during Drive-in heyday (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/299736
Business at the Apache Drive-In was good and construction was under way to increase the number of screens from one to three. Workers moved one of those new screens into place on July 5, 1974. The automobile capacity was also being increased from 1,000 ... read more

2009-07-05 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 05 2009\
Ernesto Portillo Jr.: Art gives young muralists new hope (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/299771
Inside a small rec room at a West Side elderly-residential complex, four teenage boys add the final colors and brush strokes to a two-panel mural, a project they have been working on for several months.

2009-07-05 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 05 2009\
Mistrials occur for numerous reasons; who might be at fault isn't predictable (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/299755
It happens on TV all the time.

2009-07-05 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 05 2009\
Skrappy's settles into new digs (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/299744
Skrappy's is growing up.

2009-07-05 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 05 2009\
Political notebook: Senate chief Burns changes tune about working with new governor (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/299721
State Senate President Bob Burns' 20/20 hindsight might be strong, but his foresight is pretty dim.

2009-07-05 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 05 2009\
Failed legislative bill leaves public-financed campaigns in doubt (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/299761
PHOENIX — Lawmakers' failure to fix a problem with public campaign financing could effectively force candidates next year to go back to soliciting contributions from special interests and individual donors.

2009-07-05 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 05 2009\
Soda-can tabs add up for ailing kids (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/299728
Betty Callen didn't think anything was unusual when a neighbor invited her over for drinks last month.

2009-07-05 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 05 2009\
Neighbors Briefs (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/299759

  
    downtown

2009-07-05 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 05 2009\
Radar van locations (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/299729
The city's police radar van is scheduled to snap photographs of speeders at these locations this week, according to the Tucson Police Department:

2009-07-05 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 05 2009\
Deaths (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/299746
The deceased are from Tucson unless otherwise noted. Occupations are stated when available.

2009-07-05 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 05 2009\
Weather helps cut wildfire numbers (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/299745
PHOENIX — A slower-than-expected wildfire season so far is allowing firefighters around Arizona to shift from suppression to prevention.

2008-10-18 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 18 2008\
The City Tour for Solar Comes to Arizona (city) http://www.tucsonaz.gov/pdf/solartour.pd
The 50-city tour is designed to educate municipal
leaders, community members, public schools,
universities and utilities on how to make solar energy
a meaningful power resource for their cities.

2008-10-18 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 18 2008\
Officials ramp up 'airline' for illegal immigrants (citizen-local) http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/99
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - While U.S. airlines downsize and scrimp on amenities, one carrier is offering its passengers leather seats, ample legroom and free food. But frequent fliers probably don't want a ticket on what may be the fastest growing "airline" serving ... read more

2008-10-18 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 18 2008\
Suspect arrested in '96 Triano pipe bomb death; ex-wife sought (citizen-local) http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/99
Sheriff's deputies have made an arrest in the death of Gary Triano, the 52-year-old Tucson businessman who was blown up by a pipe bomb Nov. 1, 1996.

2008-10-18 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 18 2008\
Young people teaching each other about HIV/AIDS (citizen-local) http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/99
Alix Arnold hadn't been born when the first wave of AIDS swept the country, but she has made it her mission to educate her friends about the disease.


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