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2011-03-01 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 01 2011\
Free Stuff: Two Tickets to See Kitten & Young The Giant Wednesday (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
        
If you want to see LA female fronted buzz band Kitten open for Young the Giant (featured in the TW music section this week) at Club Congress on Wednesday night, you might be out of luck, since the tickets are nearly sold out ... read more

2011-03-01 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 01 2011\
AZ Fact Check: Montenegro Abortion Claim "Mostly False" (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
        AZ Fact Check determines that this claim by Rep. Steve Montenegro in defense of his bill to ban abortions based on race or sex is "mostly false":
"(Department of Health Services) just came out with reports for 2009 with numbers ... read more

2011-03-01 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 01 2011\
The Genius Behind Fake Rahm Emanuel Revealed (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
        
I really couldn't have cared less about the Chicago mayoral race in general (bigger local issues to worry about, let's say), but what did make the race fascinating to me was the Twitter feed @mayoremanuel. Wildly profane and ... read more

2011-03-01 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 01 2011\
Obama Backs Off a Bit on Health Care Mandates (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
        I'm not entirely sure why this concerns me, considering by 2014, Arizona might have already seceded from the union already, but still, anything that pleases Republican governors at this point concerns me:
In remarks to the National ... read more

2011-03-01 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 01 2011\
Let's Watch a Shirtless Kid Lip-Sync Wildly (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
        You're going to end up seeing this video at some point. Someone will inevitably send it to you on Facebook and you will laugh.…
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2011-03-01 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 01 2011\
Did Anyone Actually Think SB 1178 Through? (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
        From today's Arizona Republic:
Joe Sigg of the Arizona Farm Bureau calls the bill "a real job killer."
For example: Currently, milk has to be Grade A, whether you ship it to Casa Grande or California, as regulated by the FDA ... read more

2011-03-01 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 01 2011\
The Most Interesting Moment of the Oscars Last Night (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
        Charles Ferguson, director of Inside Job, on accepting the award for best long-form documentary last night: "Forgive me, I must start by pointing out that three years after our horrific financial crisis caused by financial fraud ... read more

2011-03-01 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 01 2011\
Charlie Sheen Gives Me a Month of Comical Facebook Statuses (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
        Rarely would I feel compelled to watch a 12 minute celebrity interview video, but Charlie Sheen's just a comedy goldmine right now. My favorite part (other than the multiple times he points at himself and says "WINNING"): the ... read more

2011-03-01 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 01 2011\
The Food Truck Diaries, Volume Nine: Taco Fish (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
        The gorda taco at the Taco Fish food trailer is as portly as its name implies. It comes soundly stacked with mounds of fish, yellow peppers and a fat deep-fried shrimp balanced up top.…
            [ Read more ] ... read more

2011-03-01 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 01 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:

2011-03-01 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 01 2011\
Giffords' large 'family' aids recovery (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

The congresswoman wears ... read more

2011-03-01 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 01 2011\
$325,000 collected for victims of Jan. 8 (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

The Tucson Together fund, the only officially sanctioned fund
for victims of the Jan. 8 mass shooting, has raised about $325,000
so far.

2011-03-01 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 01 2011\
Deaths (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

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

2011-03-01 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 01 2011\
Corrections (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

• A proposed five-story student housing complex on East Sixth
Street at North Fifth Avenue would provide 756 bedrooms and 603
parking spots. A story Sunday on B1, "Some leave, some plan to
fight

2011-03-01 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 01 2011\
Lottery (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

Drawings for Monday, Feb. 28

2011-03-01 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 01 2011\
Dad: 'Christina's Park' will unite community (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

In a ceremony with pink ... read more

2010-06-18 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jun 18 2010\
More vuvuzela! (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        Somewhere in another reality, there's a Saturday Night Live sketch where Will Ferrell isn't told "more cowbell," but "more vuvuzela." Enter Vuvuzela Time, the website that lets you browse the web with the sound of those droning plastic horns ... read more

2010-06-18 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jun 18 2010\
Clinton Predicts White House Will Sue Over SB 1070 (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
CBS News brings us the video that has the SB 1070 crowd chattering today:According to President Obama and Attorney General Eric Holder, the Justice Department is currently in the process of deciding whether or not to file suit over Arizona's ... read more

2010-06-18 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jun 18 2010\
CD8: Ray Carroll Endorses Paton (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        Pima County Supervisor Ray Carroll has announced that he's in the corner of former state lawmaker Jonathan Paton in the five-way GOP primary in Congressional District 8.
Earlier this week, former state lawmaker and CD8 candidate Randy Graf announced ... read more

2010-06-18 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jun 18 2010\
Let's Make a Downtown Deal (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        Dave Devine delivers a dispatch on the downtown deal of the day:
The Tucson City Council has settled a year-long legal dispute by handing over $750,000 and at least $125,000 in subsidies to downtown developers Scott Stiteler and Don Martin.
The ... read more

2010-06-18 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jun 18 2010\
CD8: Miller Shoots Down GOP Young Guns (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        Dan Shearer of the Green Valley News shares an intriguing tidbit about Congressional District 8 Republican Brian Miller:So he was invited in to talk to somebody from Young Guns. That’s a group that identifies potential movers in the GOP ... read more

2010-06-18 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jun 18 2010\
Thursday Night at The Loft: The Other Network, Part II (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
The Range made it over to the Loft last night for part one of The Other Network, which featured great TV pilots that didn't get the green light for network execs. Gotta say that Conan O'Brien's Lookwell was a work of genius. And Conan's story ... read more

2010-06-18 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jun 18 2010\
Save the Drive-In Theatre in Tucson! (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
Charlie Spillar, the sculptor who did yeoman's work in preserving the statues at Magic Carpet Golf ... read more

2010-06-18 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jun 18 2010\
Authentic Standards (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/authe

        
        Lupita's Café serves up tasty Mexican meals—including breakfast all day—on the northwest side
          
            by Jacqueline Kuder
          
          
          
            You can often judge the quality ... read more

2010-06-18 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jun 18 2010\
Top Ten in Movies (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/top-t

        
        Casa Video's top rentals for the week
          
          
          
            Casa Video's top rentals for the week ending June 13, 2010 1. From Paris With Love Lionsgate 2. Shutter Island Paramount 3. The Cry of the Owl Paramount ... read more

2010-06-18 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jun 18 2010\
Over and Out? (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/over-

        
        CD8: asking and telling about 'Don't Ask, Don't Tell'
          
            by Jim Nintzel
          
          
          
            Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords was among the 229 Democrats and five Republicans who voted last ... read more

2010-06-18 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jun 18 2010\
Soundbites (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/sound

        
        AVA heats up; short takes
          
            by Stephen Seigel
          
          
          
            AVA HEATS UP After a couple of years during which Casino del Sol's Anselmo Valencia Tori Amphitheater (AVA) was sorely underbooked ... read more

2010-06-18 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jun 18 2010\
Top Ten in Music (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/top-t

        
        Zia Records top sales for the week
          
          
          
            Zia Records top sales for the week ending June 13, 2010 1. The Beatles Paperback Writer 7" single (Parlophone) 2. Whitechapel A New Era of Corruption (Metal ... read more

2010-06-18 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jun 18 2010\
Noshing Around (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/noshi

        
        CiCi's Pizza Invasion; Festival Food; Father's Day Wines; Organic-Vegetable Tasting; Jax Farm Project: The Blog; Open and Closed
          
            by Adam Borowitz
          
          
          
            CiCi's Pizza Invasion ... read more

2010-06-18 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jun 18 2010\
Fishtank Ensemble: Woman in Sin (Self-released) (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/fisht

        
        by Gene Armstrong
          
          
          
            The third album by this amazing group from California is one of the best times to be found on disc so far this year. Don't underestimate the unadulterated joy of the group ... read more

2010-06-18 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jun 18 2010\
Limits to Lending (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/limit

        
        On July 1, Arizona's payday-loan industry will no longer be legal
          
            by Dave Devine
          
          
          
            A small, handwritten sign posted inside of a business on South Sixth Avenue announces ... read more

2010-06-18 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jun 18 2010\
Weekly Wide Web (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/weekl

        
        2.5 McKales of Oil
          
            by Nick Smith
          
          
          
            BP PR: DWBH. LA, AL, FL: FML. This seemingly random series of letters is actually the Internet's shortest story on the BP oil spill ... read more

2010-06-18 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jun 18 2010\
K. Rat (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/k-rat

        
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2009-10-04 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 04 2009\
Tea Party group seeks added momentum (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/311772
The local Tea Party movement is trying to transform a burst of political outrage into a formal group of activists working to influence Tucson-area politics.

2009-10-04 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 04 2009\
I-10 delays to start again (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/311771
Interstate 10 commuters, enjoy that unfettered drive on the interstate while you can — plans are in the works to begin widening the stretch between Prince and Ruthrauff roads sometime in 2010.

2009-10-04 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 04 2009\
In October, bees launch nasty sting operation (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/311760
Welcome to Bee Month.

2009-10-04 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 04 2009\
Disease becomes a motivator (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/311793
Ronnie Sharpe stares ahead as he runs, his breaths shallow and his pace slow. He sweats heavily and coughs so hard that ribs protrude from his thick torso. Frequently, he spits out mouthfuls of phlegm.

2009-10-04 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 04 2009\
Road work to restrict Marshall Gulch area (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/311792
Access to the Marshall Gulch picnic area and two popular fall hikes atop Mount Lemmon will be restricted starting Monday and continuing through spring 2010.

2009-10-04 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 04 2009\
Friday last day to buy 40 Under 40 tickets (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/311775
It's the last week to get your tickets for this year's 40 Under 40 gala.

2009-10-04 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 04 2009\
Neighbors Briefs (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/311744

  
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2009-10-04 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 04 2009\
Marana fest survives despite budget (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/311738
Marana cut the Fall Heritage Festival out of its budget this year at crunch time, but that doesn't mean it's gone.

2009-10-04 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 04 2009\
Recycling water is called key for state (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/311802
PHOENIX — Capturing rainwater for drinking. Reusing what goes down the shower drain to water the lawn. Irrigating trees with used water from an air-conditioning system.

2009-10-04 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 04 2009\
Key official to visit Rosemont (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/311778
A top U.S. Agriculture Department official is to visit Tucson later this month to get a close-up look at the Rosemont mine conflict.

2009-10-04 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 04 2009\
Neto's Tucson : Aging Cocio-Estrada vets build on (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/311774
When members of the Cocio-Estrada American Legion Post #59 decided to replace their Barrio Hollywood building with a new one, they "built it one brick at a time."

2009-10-04 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 04 2009\
Deaths (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/311742
The deceased are from Tucson unless otherwise noted. Occupations are stated when available.

2009-01-23 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 18 2009\
Pastor Jester is Awesome! http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/276395
I have the honor of knowing Pastor Jester as a leader in Lutheran Social Services of the Southwest.  She is dynamic and caring.  She is so charismatic that she pulls other organizations and non-profits into wanting to be a part of LSS-SW's social ministry ... read more

2009-01-18 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 18 2009\
Immigration takes back seat to big issues (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/276450
Don't count on immigration overhaul reaching the Senate floor anytime soon.

2009-01-18 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 18 2009\
New metro bus plan: Is it good for taxpayers? (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/276443
City, county and Regional Transportation Authority officials are considering transferring Sun Tran and several para-transit operations to the Regional Transportation Authority.

2009-01-18 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 18 2009\
Man bitten by javelina asks $400K (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/276413
A Dutchman who was attacked by a javelina at the Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum last summer wants $400,000 from the museum and taxpayers in Pima County, which owns the museum site.

2009-01-18 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 18 2009\
Focus shifts away from massive Rainbow Bridge (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/276406
Economics, City Council reluctance and a public uproar about the cost of the University of Arizona's initial proposal for its Science Center at Rio Nuevo caused the consolidation of the center and the Arizona State Museum building at the site.

2009-01-18 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 18 2009\
Bones of prehistoric mammoth readied for Rio Nuevo museum (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/276403
The opening of the Arizona State Museum at Rio Nuevo is three years away, optimistically, but its oldest artifact has already been moved.

2009-01-18 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 18 2009\
Water-service exception possible (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/276426
A neighborhood near Saguaro National Park West may be on the verge of winning Tucson Water delivery, despite a year-old city policy not to extend water lines outside the existing service area.

2009-01-18 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 18 2009\
Neto's Tucson : (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/276395
When La'Tresa Jester walks up to the pulpit at Gideon Missionary Baptist Church next Sunday, she'll be stepping into history.

2009-01-18 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 18 2009\
Marriage renewal brings back happiness (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/276394
Weekend retreats with hosts Albert and Bertha Fresquez don't offer much in the way of mental relaxation or idle talk.

2009-01-18 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 18 2009\
Political notebook : Brewer won't forsake Glendale home (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/276392
Sometimes this state can be a bit, shall we say, Phoenix-centric. Tucsonans know that better than anyone.

2009-01-18 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 18 2009\
A look back at border (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/276391
The U.S.-Mexico border has never lacked drama or conflict.

2009-01-18 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 18 2009\
Services affected by Martin Luther King Jr. Day (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/276409
City garbage and recycling

2009-01-18 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 18 2009\
Boutique serves cancer patients (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/276452
Patients who wander into the boutique at the Peter and Paula Fasseas Cancer Center Clinic can find products and get services specific to their needs. But the shop offers something special that money can't buy — friendly faces and sympathetic ears from ... read more

2009-01-18 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 18 2009\
State rated most ready for major flu outbreak (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/276420
PHOENIX — Arizona is rated as the state most ready to handle a flu pandemic if it happened, says a new report from the federal government.

2009-01-18 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 18 2009\
Pennington Street closed for large crane (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/276424
Pennington Street closed Downtown on Friday morning for cooling-unit replacement at the Pima County Legal Services Building.

2007-08-01 1,000 turn out for 'Arizona Idol' tryouts (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/58874.php
Jordin Sparks did it - will another Valley singer rise to stardom?
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2007-08-01 6 arrested, pot load seized near Arivaca (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/194398.php
Border Patrol agents arrested six people and seized about 1,000 pounds of marijuana near Arivaca after a brief standoff Tuesday.
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2007-08-01 65 year old man confirmed dead in Rodeo wash (kvoa)
http://www.kvoa.com/global/story.asp?s=6867601
Rescuers could do nothing but wait for the water to drop before they could attempt a recovery.
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2007-08-01 AHCCCS spent $60K on plaques for 2-1-1 (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/194396.php
A state agency that oversees health-care services for the poor paid nearly $60,000 for plaques to send to partners in a hot-line service that offers information about public benefits.
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2007-08-01 Another tempest likely: 40 percent chance of more rain today (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/58951.php
If it rains Wednesday as it did Tuesday - and there's a 40 percent chance it will - stay put and wait it out if possible.
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2007-08-01 Arizona's budget could take a hit (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/58946.php
PHOENIX - Tax collections in the fiscal year that ended June 30 were nearly $226 million below expectations, potentially putting the current state budget in the red by that amount.
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2007-08-01 Bar owner rejects copyright charge (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/58950.php
A Tucson bar owner being sued for copyright infringement said he's unaware of any violation.
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2007-08-01 Bridge in danger of collapse: area evacuated (kvoa)
http://www.kvoa.com/global/story.asp?s=6867779
The Alvernon Way bridge over Aviation Hwy. has been closed.  The city is concerned that the structural integrity of the bridge is in jeopardy.
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2007-08-01 Candle-sparked fire destroys S. Side home (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/58937.php
A South Side woman's home and its contents were completely destroyed by fire Tuesday night, said Tucson Fire Department Batallion Chief Paul McDonough.
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2007-08-01 Close call at St. Mary's hospital displaces patients (kvoa)
http://www.kvoa.com/global/story.asp?s=6867618
Seven patients had to be moved as a result.  The ICU will not be admitting new patients tonight.
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2007-08-01 Deaths (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/194310.php

  The deceased are from Tucson unless otherwise noted. Occupations are stated when available.
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2007-08-01 Family wants to give back (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/194380.php
In the frantic days after learning that 3-year-old Benjamin Rohen-Trapp had cancer, his family barely had any time to think about food and shelter.
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2007-08-01 Files document CPS efforts, failures (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/194401.php
The Child Protective Services case files for three Tucson children who died under the agency's watch portray in stark terms the agency's struggles, inconsistencies, efforts and failures in the cases.
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2007-08-01 Glendale becomes new home of university dental clinic (kvoa)
http://www.kvoa.com/global/story.asp?s=6868837

  


PHOENIX -- Midwestern University has decided to build its new dental clinic on its Glendale campus, rather than one of the 15 communities that had sought the facility.
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2007-08-01 Hospital eliminates children's psych unit (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/194391.php
Tucson is down to just one hospital that provides psychiatric beds for adolescents and children.
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2007-08-01 Insurer must cover woman's rare transplant, agency rules (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/58939.php
A Tucson woman's insurance company will have to pay for her stem-cell transplant, the Arizona Department of Insurance told the family Monday.
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2007-08-01 Jimmy's forecast (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/194327.php
An abundant amount of moisture and a series of low-pressure disturbances passing through the area will keep us in a very active monsoon pattern through the end of the week. A slight drying by the end of the weekend will lessen the thunderstorm activity for next week.
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2007-08-01 LOTTERY (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/58945.php
For July 31
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2007-08-01 Mayor calls for outside investigation (kvoa)
http://www.kvoa.com/global/story.asp?s=6868838

  


PHOENIX -- Residents of Surprise have been asking for an outside investigation into accusations of improprieties among members of the city council.
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2007-08-01 Memorial for journalists killed in helicopter crash (kvoa)
http://www.kvoa.com/global/story.asp?s=6867897
Friends and family gathered Tuesday to remember two of the four newsmen killed in a helicopter crash last week. A memorial service was held in Phoenix for pilot Scott Bowerbank and Photogragher Jim Cox from our sister station KTVK.
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2007-08-01 Migrant desert deaths run at record pace in Az Losses 22% higher than a year ago; more difficult paths a factor? (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/58932.php
The number of illegal immigrants who have died trying to get into the United States is higher than ever this summer.
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2007-08-01 Missing boy found in good condition (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/194374.php
A 9-year-old boy who was reported missing late Monday has been arrested on a charge of being a runaway juvenile, police said Tuesday.
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2007-08-01 Missing boy found, charged with being runaway (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/58870.php
The 9-year-old boy reported missing Monday evening was found Tuesday "hanging out" at a friend's house, a Tucson police spokesman said.
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2007-08-01 Monsoon turns treacherous (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/58952.php
The first fatality of the 2007 monsoon season died Tuesday after a wall of water hit his Ford Explorer in the Rodeo Wash and shoved it 100 yards west and into a bridge.
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2007-08-01 More therapists connect with patients on Web (kvoa)
http://www.kvoa.com/global/story.asp?s=6868780

  


MESA, Ariz. -- When Penny Leisch sees her therapist, instead of lying on the couch she sits in front of her webcam. Her weekly therapy sessions are with a doctor based in Scottsdale _...
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2007-08-01 Motorist dies in wash (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/194405.php
Torrential rain caused serious flooding Tuesday, killing one man whose vehicle was swept into the raging Rodeo Wash and stranding dozens of other motorists in washed-out roads.
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2007-08-01 Mourners remember pilot, photog killed in helicopter collision (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/194393.php
PHOENIX — The 900 mourners packed the balcony and the hallways and spilled into the First United Methodist Church's narrow aisles.
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2007-08-01 No Sun Tran strike before Saturday (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/58942.php
Sun Tran buses will roll as usual Wednesday.
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2007-08-01 Opinion by Ernesto Portillo Jr. : E Company members keep spirit marching on (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/194343.php
Members of Easy Company 13th Infantry Battalion U.S.M.C.R. gathered with their friends and families Sunday afternoon. For most of the past 37 years, they have reminisced and, as much as they don't like to, share memories about the nearly 100 men who have died.
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2007-08-01 Photo: Aging railroad Ties replaced (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/194371.php
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2007-08-01 Power out on Tucson's east side (kvoa)
http://www.kvoa.com/global/story.asp?s=6867581

1,600 customers and possibly some traffic signals are in the dark.

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2007-08-01 Reckless driving charge for rescued man (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/194382.php
A pizza-delivery man who had to be rescued after driving into floodwaters Monday night was cited for reckless driving, an official said Tuesday morning.
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2007-08-01 Report on kids' health and welfare contains high and low points (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/194387.php
PHOENIX — A new report on the health and welfare of Arizona children shows mixed results since Gov. Janet Napolitano took office.
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2007-08-01 Rescue crews get help from good Samaritans (kvoa)
http://www.kvoa.com/global/story.asp?s=6867835
Tucson Fire swift water rescue crews were on the move Tuesday, coming to the rescue of at least nine vehicles.
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2007-08-01 Royal Elizabeth B&B listed in top 10 for business travel (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/58949.php
The downtown Royal Elizabeth Bed and Breakfast Inn, 204 S. Scott Ave., is named the fourth-best B&B for business travelers in a survey conducted by BedandBreakfast.com.
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2007-08-01 State agency spends $60,000 on thank-you plaques (kvoa)
http://www.kvoa.com/global/story.asp?s=6868831

  


MESA, Ariz. -- The state agency that manages health care services for the poor has bought nearly $60,000 worth of plaques thanking partners in a hot line service offering public benefit...
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2007-08-01 Storms pound Tucson: ROAD CLOSURES (kvoa)
http://www.kvoa.com/global/story.asp?s=6867183
Residents are advised to stay off the roads and keep clear of swift water and flooded areas.
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2007-08-01 Sun Tran workers may strike at midnight (kvoa)
http://www.kvoa.com/global/story.asp?s=6866947
Sun Tran workers have voted in favor of a strike unless they get a new contract. Their current contract expires at midnight.
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2007-08-01 Theft, assault charges filed in chase that ended in chopper crash (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/58917.php
PHOENIX - A man accused of leading police on the car chase during which two news helicopters collided has been charged with unlawful flight, two counts of assaulting a police officer and two counts of auto theft.
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2007-08-01 This family man's legacy: order, discipline, hard work (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/194390.php
Dirty hands and a sweaty brow were as much emblems of honor for Raúl Miranda as was the Army-green uniform he wore while serving in the Pacific during World War II.
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2007-08-01 Tucson Time Capsule: Judges sample the state's wines (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/194278.php
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2007-08-01 Tucson kids relish learning at Mars camp (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/58948.php
Tucson youngsters are getting a taste this week of what goes into mounting an exploration mission to another planet.
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2007-08-01 UA scientists can't wait to touch-down on Mars (kvoa)
http://www.kvoa.com/global/story.asp?s=6867097
"We have the potential of making a discovery so enormously exciting and basically paradigm shaking if we could find evidence that life exists on Mars."
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2007-08-01 UA's Mars Phoenix launch delayed (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/194375.php
The launch of the UA's Mars Phoenix Mission has been delayed for at least one day, and rescheduled for Saturday.
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2007-08-01 Walk-ins only at St. Mary's ER Tuesday night (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/58915.php
The emergency department at St. Mary's Hospital will remain closed until about midnight as contractors work to fix a burst pipe in the Intensive Care Unit.
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2007-08-01 Watchdog for candidate spending says it made $2M error (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/194313.php
PHOENIX — Embarrassed officials at the agency that oversees the state's public campaign financing system and monitors candidates' spending acknowledge that they underreported their own annual spending by $2 million.
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2007-08-01 Why doesn't TEP replace wooden poles before they snap? (kvoa)
http://www.kvoa.com/global/story.asp?s=6864748
With close to 100,000 power poles in the city of Tucson, about 95,000 are made of wood.
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2007-08-01 With no contract, union, bus line negotiating new deal (kvoa)
http://www.kvoa.com/global/story.asp?s=6868839

  


TUCSON, Ariz. -- The union negotiated contract between Sun Tran and Teamsters Local 104 has expired. The union represents about 465 drivers, mechanics, fuel island attendants and...
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