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2011-03-02 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 02 2011\
Brian Hewlett, PCC Instructor, Arrested at Oracle/Ina Safeway Friday (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
        This is weird. Really, really weird, which seems like the last thing that Safeway needs for awhile.An instructor at the same college campus where Jared Lee Loughner went to school has been arrested after a bizarre incident at ... read more

2011-03-02 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 02 2011\
Another Example of When Fun Folks Have Too Much Free Time (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
        
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2011-03-02 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 02 2011\
A Koch Industries Boycott (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
        According to an AlterNet piece posted today, a boycott of Koch Industries is gaining speed in Wisconsin:
As AlterNet's Washington bureau chief Adele Stan puts it, Walker is "carrying out the wishes of his corporate master." ... read more

2011-03-02 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 02 2011\
Kromko Gets Probation (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
        KOLD Channel 3 reported yesterday that former state legislator and activist John Kromko was sentenced to two years of probation "after pleading guilty to charges stemming from questionable signatures on his petitions to get ... read more

2011-03-02 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 02 2011\
A Reminder: We Have Two Contests Ending Tomorrow! (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
        If you enjoy free things, the clock is ticking on our two Club Congress related contests:
Diamond Rings/PS I Love You Giveaway - You and a plus one for Thursday night's Optimist Club show, plus a limited edition 7".Kitten and ... read more

2011-03-02 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 02 2011\
Lee Leffingwell, Will You Be Our Mayor? (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
        When Bob Walkup gave his State of the City address last week, it was most notable for his announcement that he wasn't running for another term than anything else. It was a fine speech, especially the reflections on January 8th ... read more

2011-03-02 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 02 2011\
Arizona Economy on Slight Rebound (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
        The state’s finances are slowly moving in the right direction. Tax collections have been on an upswing, as compared to the same month one year ago, for six straight months.…
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2011-03-02 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 02 2011\
Paul Eckerstrom Discusses Baja Arizona on MSNBC (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
        From MSNBC:
Visit msnbc.com for breaking news, world news, and news about the economy
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2011-03-02 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 02 2011\
Live Music Tonight: Hawk and a Hacksaw at Solar Culture (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
        From Gene Armstrong's article previewing tonight's Hawk and a Hacksaw show:
The tour that brings A Hawk and a Hacksaw to Tucson will feature a scaled-back version of the band. In addition to Barnes and Trost, a trumpeter and ... read more

2011-03-02 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 02 2011\
If You're Playing Soccer in Colombia, Do Not Kick an Owl (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
        
From The Week:
During a Colombian championship soccer match last weekend, Panamanian player Luís Moreno outraged fans and players alike when he brutally kicked the opposing team's mascot, an owl, that had mistakenly flown ... read more

2011-03-02 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 02 2011\
Cosmic Origins: Everything You Ever Wanted To Know About Black Holes (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
        The UA College of Science spring lecture series continues tonight at Centennial Hall with a talk about black holes. The lectures have been standing-room-only affairs, so get there early if you want a seat.… ... read more

2011-03-02 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 02 2011\
Jon Stewart: Not a Fan of the "New" CNN (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
        I often forget that CNN is still a part of my cable lineup, but this weekend, I tuned in to see if they were covering the protests in Wisconsin, but instead they were extensively discussing what they thought celebrities might ... read more

2011-03-02 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 02 2011\
Your Breast Milk Ice Cream Update (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
        If you purchased plane tickets to London in anticipation of trying breast milk ice cream, you better check the rescheduling policy:
A restaurant which put breast milk ice cream on sale have had their supplies seized by council ... read more

2011-03-02 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 02 2011\
Jadi Norris: Thanks for My Favorite Range Comment (Possibly Ever) (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
        As you might remember (if the regression therapy hasn't kicked in yet), back in October of 2010, Rodney Glassman thought it would be a super idea to release a YouTube video of himself singing a re-written take on the Lynyrd ... read more

2011-03-02 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 02 2011\
Picture This: The Sexy Love Show (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
        
Performers at "The Sexy Love Show" at the Urban Tribe space put on various skits about sexuality and love. Skits ranged from aerial rope dance, to fire dancing, to an audience sing-a-long.…
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2011-03-02 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 02 2011\
Autopsy gag order sought in rampage (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

PHOENIX - Federal prosecutors are seeking to bar the release of
the autopsy results for six people killed in a Tucson rampage
targeting U.S. Rep. Gabrielle Giffords.

2011-03-02 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 02 2011\
Correction (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

• A story on Page A5 Tuesday headlined "Kromko gets probation in
forgery case" mischaracterized Democrat John Kromko's eligibility
for the 2008 ballot. Kromko's name appeared on the 2008 pri

2011-03-02 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 02 2011\
Warplanes on display above city this week (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

Some Tucsonans may be grabbing their cameras - and others their
earplugs - to prepare for a rite of impending springtime.

2011-03-02 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 02 2011\
Lottery (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

Drawings for Tuesday, March 1

2011-03-02 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 02 2011\
Deaths (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

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

2011-03-02 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 02 2011\
Historic 'Colored Officers Club' could be bulldozed (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

Decades ago, the patrons ... read more

2011-03-02 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 02 2011\
Cold Case: Victim's ID a mystery; sculpture may help (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/crime/ar

Jane Doe has waited ... read more

2011-03-02 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 02 2011\
Gas stations at risk after 6 find devices to skim credit cards (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

At least six gas stations in Tucson had skimming devices used to
steal credit and debit card information from customers this year,
investigators have found.

2011-03-02 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 02 2011\
Chuck George KOLD NEWS 13 First Alert Chief Meteorologist (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

The subtropical (north of the tropics) warm area of high
pressure will continue its march into Arizona through midweek. A
powerful Pacific storm will impact areas along the coast from Santa
Barbara, C

2010-06-19 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jun 19 2010\
See You in Court: Center for Biological Diversity Sues BP (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        The latest bulletin from the Center for Biological Diversity:
In the largest citizen enforcement action ever taken under the Clean Water Act, the Center for Biological Diversity today sued BP and Transocean Ltd., for illegally spewing more than ... read more

2010-06-19 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jun 19 2010\
Nogales International: Cartels Threaten Off-Duty Police Officers (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        Jonathan Clark of the Nogales International reports:
A Mexican drug cartel has threatened Nogales police officers, saying they will be targeted for retribution if they conduct off-duty drug busts.
Nogales Police Chief Jeffrey Kirkham told the ... read more

2010-06-19 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jun 19 2010\
Mini’s Cupcakes is Moving, Red Velvet Cupcakery Opening New Location (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        Mini’s Cupcakes, which opened late last year at La Encantada, is moving to a new spot at Casas Adobes Plaza, at Ina and Oracle roads.
Jaynie Rossi, who owns Mini’s Cupcakes and custom-cake store Ambrosia of Tucson, said she will close ... read more

2010-06-19 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jun 19 2010\
Update: New CiCi’s Pizza Locations (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        We’ve got an update about the new CiCi’s Pizza locations that we wrote about in this week’s Noshing Around.
A company spokeswoman says the chain eatery is looking to open locations in Drexel Heights, at the Tucson Mall, somewhere ... read more

2010-06-19 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jun 19 2010\
Nothing Says ‘I Love You Dad’ Like Plasticized, Dissected Human Bodies (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        Admission to Bodies … The Exhibition,  the exhibit of preserved and dissected human bodies currently on display in the Rialto Building at 300 E. Congress St., is free for dads this Saturday and Sunday.
Find out more information about the ... read more

2010-06-19 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jun 19 2010\
Even Hitler Thinks The Rio Nuevo Hotel Is A Bad Idea (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
We've all heard of the "Hitler reacts" videos on YouTube where new subtitles have been added a clip of the movie Downfall so that instead of getting angry at the Allied forces closing in around him, he's ranting on mundane things like Susan ... read more

2009-10-05 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 05 2009\
Law and Order (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/311853

  Woman, 92, killed in one-vehicle crash

2009-10-05 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 05 2009\
Radar van locations (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/311878
The city's police radar van is scheduled to snap photographs of speeders at these locations today, according to the Tucson Police Department:

2009-10-05 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 05 2009\
Initial revenues fall short from new off-road decal (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/311879
PHOENIX — Supporters hoped a state law requiring owners to buy $25 decals to operate off-highway vehicles would raise $4 million to $6 million annually to help fund rider education, law enforcement and other projects.

2009-10-05 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 05 2009\
Education N otes (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/311852

  Tax group to discuss TUSD override items

2009-10-05 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 05 2009\
Strong winds fuel Twin Fire in N. Arizona (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/311893
WILLIAMS — Strong winds forced firefighters to keep some residents of the scenic Northern Arizona city of Williams from returning home Sunday as crews battled a prescribed burn that grew out of control and threatened part of the community.

2009-10-05 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 05 2009\
Vehicle thefts down sharply; Tucson still prime ground (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/311864
Auto theft continues to drop both nationally and in Arizona, recent FBI figures show.

2009-10-05 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 05 2009\
Accurate census count of AZ Hispanics urged (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/311865
PHOENIX — Arizona Hispanics need to stand up and be counted in the 2010 census or face losing representation in Congress, a voice in the community and money for social services, a panel of elected officials and activists said last week.

2009-10-05 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 05 2009\
Neighbors Briefs (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/311833

  
    downtown

2009-10-05 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 05 2009\
Can you help determine building's lineage? (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/311841
Since debuting in June, the Star's Tucson Oddity series has sought to chronicle the origin and history of some of the region's most noteworthy roadside sights.

2009-10-05 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 05 2009\
Road runner: Survey: We spend less time driving, more time griping (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/311842
The Hartford insurance company has done something creative.

2009-10-05 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 05 2009\
Sales dip, but Tucson still pickup country (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/311871
Pickup sales are in the dumper nationally, but it's hard to find Tucsonans willing to give up their trucks.

2009-10-05 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 05 2009\
Bonnie Henry : UA's female pharmacy pioneers (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/311881
They rolled pills, compounded suppositories and ointments, and made their own eyedrops.

2009-10-05 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 05 2009\
NW-side man, 76, who lived by himself, killed in house fire (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/311899
A 76-year-old man died in a house fire on the northwest side Sunday morning, a fire official said.

2009-10-05 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 05 2009\
Regional cell phone tower map is sought (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/311866
Where should Tucson's next cell phone tower go? Where do we need better coverage? And how are those making the decisions supposed to know?

2009-10-05 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 05 2009\
Impact fees to fund roads on SW side set for action (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/311847
The county is ready to set new impact fees — significantly higher than those paid by much of the rest of the region — for road projects on the southwest side of the metro area, and approve the list of projects those fees will pay for.

2009-10-05 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 05 2009\
Free bikes a big deal for local refugees (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/311902
You just have to wonder what they were thinking. Ten young refugees — nine from the impoverished Himalayas and one from Baghdad — were introduced to Tucson's joyous bicycle dungeon.

2009-01-19 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 19 2009\
Obama's inauguration Tuesday adds to King holiday's meaning, Tucsonans say (citizen-local) http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/10
This year's celebration of Martin Luther King Jr. Day will set the scene for the historic inauguration of the first black president of the United States.

2009-01-19 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 19 2009\
Wildflower season jeopardized by lack of rain (citizen-local) http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/10
Don't expect a budding wildflower season this year. Southern Arizona had a normal December, but the winter is not generating enough rain to spark a prime wildflower season, an area botanist said.

2009-01-19 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 19 2009\
Az shirt firm busy after Cards win Super Bowl trip (citizen-local) http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/10
At halftime Sunday, John Anton drove to his Tempe-based promotional products store. The Cardinals were ahead and the owner of Anton Sport had to be prepared. If the Cardinals won, they'd have to be ready to print thousands of shirts to be sold in stores ... read more

2009-01-19 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 19 2009\
Immigrant smuggler may be deported to China (citizen-local) http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/10
A California man who was born in Hong Kong may be deported for his role in an interstate human smuggling scheme.

2009-01-19 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 19 2009\
Arts council offers spring workshops to help artists gain business skills (citizen-local) http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/10
The Tucson Pima Arts Council will offer two workshops in the spring to instill business skills in artists.

2009-01-19 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 19 2009\
Drug-testing company moving into Chandler (citizen-local) http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/10
CHANDLER - One of the world's largest drug-testing companies is moving to Chandler, adding potentially $1.8 million annually to the area's economy and giving the region its "first really serious play" in bioindustry.

2009-01-19 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 19 2009\
Student statewide plan to protest higher education cuts (citizen-local) http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/10
University students at the state's three public universities plan to protest the budget options laid out last week by the Joint Legislative and Budget Council that call for cutting $243 million immediately from the state's higher education budget.

2009-01-19 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 19 2009\
Investigation continues into pizza deliveryman holdup (citizen-local) http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/10
An investigation is continuing into three men accused of holding up a pizza deliveryman Saturday and holding off a Tucson police SWAT team for hours.

2009-01-19 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 19 2009\
Mass marks start of Catholic ministry to help deportees to Mexico (citizen-local) http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/10
A crowded Mass in Nogales marked the launch of a Catholic ministry Sunday that will aid illegal immigrants deported from the United States to Mexico.

2009-01-19 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 19 2009\
Ferrari sold for $4.95 million at Ariz. auction (citizen-local) http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/10
PHOENIX — A car collector has bought a Ferrari for $4.95 million at a collector car auction in Scottsdale.

2009-01-19 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 19 2009\
Employment expo for high school students Jan. 29 (citizen-local) http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/10
The 11th Annual Key To Employment for the 21st Century Exposition will take place from 8:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. Jan. 29 at the Tucson International Airport, 7250 S. Tucson Blvd., on the second floor of the main terminal.

2009-01-19 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 19 2009\
Oracle Area Revitalization group will meet Thursday (citizen-local) http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/10
The Citizen Steering Committee for the Oracle Area Revitalization Plan will meet from 6 to 8 p.m.  Thursday at the Pima Community College Downtown Campus, 1255 N. Stone Ave., Amethyst Community Room.

2009-01-19 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 19 2009\
Nominations being accepted for Outstanding Teen Citizen (citizen-local) http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/10
Nominations for young people who have made a positive difference in the Tucson community are being accepted for the 14th annual Outstanding Teen Citizen award.

2008-05-03 \Tucson\News\Daily\May 03 2008\
Deaths (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/237250
The deceased are from Tucson unless otherwise noted. Occupations are stated when available.

2007-08-02 ¡Ask a Mexican! (weekly)
http://www.tucsonweekly.com/gbase/Opinion/Content?oid=98848
Why do Mexicans say "¡Ojalá Dios quiere!"?
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2007-08-02 2 surgeons lauded for aiding gunshot victim (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/194537.php
Two surgeons who came to the aid of a man shot in the chest during a road-rage incident will be honored by the Tucson Police Department today.
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2007-08-02 AHCCCS draws flak over $60K worth of plaques (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/59055.php
MESA - 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 information.
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2007-08-02 Aging 'Itch' (weekly)
http://www.tucsonweekly.com/gbase/Arts/Content?oid=98876
LTW has constructed a splendid production of a terribly outdated play
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2007-08-02 Basis charter school chafes at social-studies standards (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/194561.php
PHOENIX — A Tucson charter school that wants a judge to block the state from dictating when it teaches certain subjects contends a letter from federal officials is proof the state is overreaching its power.
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2007-08-02 Bush veto would slash water projects (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/194575.php
Long-sought projects for Downtown-area flood control and river restoration are among hundreds nationally that would be scaled back or scrapped because of an expected presidential veto of a water-project bill.
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2007-08-02 City Week (weekly)
http://www.tucsonweekly.com/gbase/CityWeek/Content?oid=98862
Our top picks of what to do and where to do it for the week.
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2007-08-02 Cleaning, maintenance to affect park facilities (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/59052.php
Eleven Tucson Parks & Recreation facilities will be closed periodically over the next month for cleaning and maintenance.
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2007-08-02 College is goal of local school district (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/59069.php
Every Sunnyside Unified School District student's goal  should be to enter college, said Manuel L. Isquierdo, the district's new superintendent.
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2007-08-02 Colorful impressions, one step at a time (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/59089.php
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2007-08-02 Crosser's body is recovered from ravine (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/194523.php
Officials recovered the body of an 18-year-old illegal entrant early Wednesday east of Nogales.
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2007-08-02 D-M copter pilot had one-for-the-book save (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/58999.php
Maj. Jeff "Spanky" Peterson called his wife to tell her that he was fine. He was out and about and not with Mike, he said.
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2007-08-02 DEATHS (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/59046.php
Compiled by Lauren Jensen. For information call, 573-4561.
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2007-08-02 Danehy (weekly)
http://www.tucsonweekly.com/gbase/Opinion/Content?oid=98844
The city's throwing around money to secure space for artists, so where's the cash to buy space for writers?
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2007-08-02 Deaths (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/194510.php

  The deceased are from Tucson unless otherwise noted. Occupations are stated when available.
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2007-08-02 Despite late start, July rainfall higher than usual (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/59053.php
After a grudging start that had Tucsonans wondering if it would ever rain, the monsoon of 2007 unleashed its fury in July.
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2007-08-02 Distinct Blend (weekly)
http://www.tucsonweekly.com/gbase/Music/Content?oid=98867
The Tucson music vets behind BK Special create sweet acoustic harmony
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2007-08-02 Elections commission admits $2M error (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/59045.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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2007-08-02 Fun With Catchphrases (weekly)
http://www.tucsonweekly.com/gbase/Currents/Content?oid=98855
The Pima Cultural Plan draft is full of ideas and feel-good messages, but it needs fleshing out
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2007-08-02 Funeral for news helicopter pilot who flew with his beloved dog (kvoa)
http://www.kvoa.com/global/story.asp?s=6875101

  


PHOENIX -- Craig Smith's fluffy, white dog Molly went everywhere with the helicopter pilot and reporter: To music practice. To the dentist's office.
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2007-08-02 Guest Commentary (weekly)
http://www.tucsonweekly.com/gbase/Opinion/Content?oid=98847
Be very careful while perusing work-at-home opportunities on the Internet
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2007-08-02 Harrison, Houghton, Wilmot closures in effect as storm hits Southeast Side (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/59063.php
Harrison at the Pantano Wash, Houghton Road from Brekke Road to Andrada Road and Wilmot Road south of the state prison complex are closed, a city spokesman said.
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2007-08-02 Heavy rains pummel Southeast Side (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/194578.php
The Southeast Side was hammered with up to 3 inches of rain in some areas as a storm crept through late Wednesday night.
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2007-08-02 Hohokam canal site unearthed on ASU construction site in Tempe (kvoa)
http://www.kvoa.com/global/story.asp?s=6875138

  


PHOENIX -- Archaeologists have uncovered canals dating back more than 1,000 years on an Arizona State University construction site in Tempe.
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2007-08-02 JLBC report looks at impact of Prop 300 on immigrant students (kvoa)
http://www.kvoa.com/global/story.asp?s=6875139

  


PHOENIX -- Nearly 5,000 people have been denied in-state college tuition, financial aid and adult education classes this year under a new Arizona law banning undocumented immigrants...
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2007-08-02 Jimmy's forecast (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/194545.php
The very moist air mass is hanging around, and weak disturbances in the flow aloft will make today and Friday active thunderstorm days. The threat of heavy rainfall and flooding remains during the afternoon and evening hours. A drier air mass will reduce the chance of thunderstorms next week.
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2007-08-02 LOTTERY (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/59077.php
For Aug. 1
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2007-08-02 Last month was 6th-wettest July on record (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/194549.php
July 2007 in Tucson started hot and ended wet — very wet.
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2007-08-02 Lessons from the past: what we've learned from monsoon flooding (kvoa)
http://www.kvoa.com/global/story.asp?s=6873537
When might we expect another devestating flood? Is Sabino Canyon safe?
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2007-08-02 Live (weekly)
http://www.tucsonweekly.com/gbase/Music/Content?oid=98871
The Year of Acceleration, What Laura Says Thinks and Feels, the Deludes, Source Victoria, at Club Congress, Friday, July 27
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2007-08-02 Lofts project still on ground (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/59005.php
July has come and gone and nothing is happening on the Congress Street empty lot where construction should have started on The Post lofts.
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2007-08-02 Mailbag (weekly)
http://www.tucsonweekly.com/gbase/Opinion/Content?oid=98850
Howls of outrage and squeals of delight from our astonished fans.
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2007-08-02 Man guilty of killing 3, faces life in prison (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/59062.php
A man faces life in prison after being convicted Wednesday in Mesa of killing three members of his ex-girlfriend's family in 2005 and illegally taking his children to Mexico.
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2007-08-02 Marana councilman's DUI test shows 0.20% (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/194547.php
A Marana town councilman cited on suspicion of driving under the influence in June had more than twice the legal limit of alcohol in his system when his vehicle was pulled over, test results show.
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2007-08-02 Media Watch (weekly)
http://www.tucsonweekly.com/gbase/Currents/Content?oid=98858
KGUN Weatherman Leaves After Vehicular Commotion
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2007-08-02 Morlock: What it means to be white in the Old Pueblo (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/59058.php
A big reason Hispanic Magazine listed Tucson as a Top 10 city for Hispanics to live was because (go figure) our pueblo has a strong Hispanic culture.
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2007-08-02 Moronic Fun (weekly)
http://www.tucsonweekly.com/gbase/Cinema/Content?oid=98864
'Hot Rod' has both big laughs and big misses--but Andy Samberg oozes charm
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2007-08-02 NW district paramedics won't leave SWAT team yet (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/194317.php
Northwest Fire/Rescue District paramedics will continue to work on a regional SWAT team while Pima County officials seek alternatives to using district personnel.
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2007-08-02 Navajo education board ousts superintendent (kvoa)
http://www.kvoa.com/global/story.asp?s=6872771

  


ALBUQUERQUE -- The Navajo Nation board of education has ousted its first superintendent of schools _ a little more than a year after he was selected for the job.
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2007-08-02 Nine Questions (weekly)
http://www.tucsonweekly.com/gbase/Music/Content?oid=98870
Brooks Keenan
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2007-08-02 Noshing Around (weekly)
http://www.tucsonweekly.com/gbase/Chow/Content?oid=98881
The latest dish on the Tucson food scene.
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2007-08-02 Now Showing at Home (weekly)
http://www.tucsonweekly.com/gbase/Cinema/Content?oid=98865
"Hard Boiled: Two-Disc Ultimate Edition," "Taxi Driver: Collector's Edition," and "The Host: Two-Disc Collector's Edition"
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2007-08-02 Of People and Plastics (weekly)
http://www.tucsonweekly.com/gbase/Currents/Content?oid=98853
A UA prof's new, best-selling book explores what would happen if humans disappeared from the Earth
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2007-08-02 Pain at the Pump: Are you getting what you're paying for? (kvoa)
http://www.kvoa.com/global/story.asp?s=6871164
"It is a consumer issue. We're all consumers. Most of us drive. We use gas. At the price of gasoline now, we want to make sure we get what we pay for."
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2007-08-02 Pick of the Week (weekly)
http://www.tucsonweekly.com/gbase/CityWeek/Content?oid=98861
Happy 232nd, Tucson!
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2007-08-02 Police Dispatch (weekly)
http://www.tucsonweekly.com/gbase/Currents/Content?oid=98860
Evidence of the local criminal mind at work.
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2007-08-02 Police seeking missing woman, 82, with dementia (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/59067.php
SHERYL KORNMAN
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2007-08-02 Practice Makes Perfect (weekly)
http://www.tucsonweekly.com/gbase/Music/Content?oid=98868
Jason Isbell's new solo project melds politics, poetry and a healthy dose of Southern culture
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2007-08-02 Ravaged Refuges (weekly)
http://www.tucsonweekly.com/gbase/Currents/Content?oid=98852
Wildlife sanctuaries are perennially short-changed
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2007-08-02 Resentencing trials in 2 death cases postponed (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/59050.php
Death penalty resentencing trials in two high-profile cases were pushed back on Wednesday due to separate issues involving the defense teams.
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2007-08-02 Rhythm & Views (weekly)
http://www.tucsonweekly.com/gbase/Music/Content?oid=98872
Review of "This Too Will Pass" by The One AM Radio
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2007-08-02 Rhythm & Views (weekly)
http://www.tucsonweekly.com/gbase/Music/Content?oid=98873
Review of "Marry Me" by St. Vincent
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2007-08-02 Rhythm & Views (weekly)
http://www.tucsonweekly.com/gbase/Music/Content?oid=98874
Review of "Easy Tiger" by Ryan Adams
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2007-08-02 Rigorous process to yield telescope mirror in '09 (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/194565.php
UA optical scientists are set to begin almost two years of high-precision polishing and grinding work on a 4.3-meter mirror that will form the core of a $40 million Discovery Channel telescope near Flagstaff.
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2007-08-02 River Road west of Craycroft to open today (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/194538.php
River Road west of Craycroft Road is scheduled to open to traffic today with the completion of repairs after a sinkhole closed the street last weekend.
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2007-08-02 River-Craycroft closed as rain stalls sinkhole repair (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/58984.php
River Road remains closed just west of Craycroft Road because of storm-related damage.
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2007-08-02 Roar of Harleys coming back to TPD (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/59059.php
Police phasing out Kawasakis, going back to Hogs
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2007-08-02 Rodeo Wash victim 'didn't deserve to die like that' (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/194566.php
For Adalberto Padilla's relatives, his death Tuesday in a flooded wash was the second tragedy to strike the family in little more than a year.
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2007-08-02 Rumsfeld testifies in Tillman death investigation (kvoa)
http://www.kvoa.com/global/story.asp?s=6872372
Did the Army cover up the friendly fire death of former football star Pat Tillman for political gain?
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2007-08-02 Sonnets for Summer (weekly)
http://www.tucsonweekly.com/gbase/Books/Content?oid=98878
These recent UA-related poetry collections heat up the imagination
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2007-08-02 Soundbites (weekly)
http://www.tucsonweekly.com/gbase/Music/Content?oid=98869
Little bits of music strung together haphazardly.
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2007-08-02 South side Tucson neighbors washed out and fed up (kvoa)
http://www.kvoa.com/global/story.asp?s=6874255
They believe poor drainage in their area continues to cause flooding problems in their homes.
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2007-08-02 South side flooding strikes again, streets full of mud (kvoa)
http://www.kvoa.com/global/story.asp?s=6871017
"There's no drainage in the street. There's nowhere to get rid of all the water that comes in the street and it's not the first time."
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2007-08-02 Spankings and Suspension (weekly)
http://www.tucsonweekly.com/gbase/Arts/Content?oid=98877
The state's fetish community is getting set to take over Hotel Congress
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2007-08-02 Stupid Motorist Law: the cost of making a bad decision (kvoa)
http://www.kvoa.com/global/story.asp?s=6874114
"It seems this time of year people do make those choices. That's unfortunate, because people choose to do that. They put a lot of people in danger. They also put firefighters in danger."
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2007-08-02 Sun Tran and Teamsters extend contract, strike averted (kvoa)
http://www.kvoa.com/global/story.asp?s=6871126
Both sides have agreed to extend their contract into August.
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2007-08-02 Sun Tran buses add weeknight, weekend service (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/194557.php
Sun Tran plans to expand weeknight service on six routes and weekend service on eight routes starting Aug. 12.
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2007-08-02 T Q&A (weekly)
http://www.tucsonweekly.com/gbase/Currents/Content?oid=98859
Tucson Q&A with Kyle Kulakowski
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2007-08-02 TEP asks Tucson customers to save power (kvoa)
http://www.kvoa.com/global/story.asp?s=6870931
Monsoon storms have badly damaged TEP substations and equipment.
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2007-08-02 TEP asks customers to conserve power while plant is fixed (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/194525.php
Tucson Electric Power officials are asking customers to conserve energy to avoid rolling blackouts.
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2007-08-02 Taxes fall $225M short; cash needed for $10B budget (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/194570.php
PHOENIX — Arizona ended its last budget year on June 30 with $225 million less in tax collections than forecast — money state lawmakers were counting on to balance this year's new $10.6 billion spending plan.
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2007-08-02 The Life and Art of Morad Jasim (weekly)
http://www.tucsonweekly.com/gbase/Currents/Content?oid=98851
After only two years in Tucson, this 23-year-old Iraqi refugee is making a name for himself
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2007-08-02 The Range (weekly)
http://www.tucsonweekly.com/gbase/Currents/Content?oid=98857
A recap of last week's news
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2007-08-02 The Skinny (weekly)
http://www.tucsonweekly.com/gbase/Currents/Content?oid=98856
Little bits of news strung together haphazardly.
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2007-08-02 Tickets for Food Bank's car raffle still available (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/59068.php
Time remains to buy raffle tickets for the Community Food Bank's "Drive Away Hunger" car raffle because the draw date has been extended.
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2007-08-02 Top Ten in Books (weekly)
http://www.tucsonweekly.com/gbase/Books/Content?oid=98879
Mostly Books best-sellers for the week
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2007-08-02 Top Ten in Movies (weekly)
http://www.tucsonweekly.com/gbase/Cinema/Content?oid=98866
Casa Video's top rentals for the week
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2007-08-02 Top Ten in Music (weekly)
http://www.tucsonweekly.com/gbase/Music/Content?oid=98875
Toxic Ranch Records top sales for the week
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2007-08-02 Traffic lights out on South Park (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/59044.php
A series of traffic lights on South Park Avenue north of Irvington Road are not functioning.
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2007-08-02 Tucson Time Capsule: Not in my backyard (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/194487.php
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2007-08-02 Tucson bar Thirsty's benefits from 'grill bill' (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/59060.php
There was always something funny about the "grill bill,'' as state Sen. Debbie McCune-Davis saw it.
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2007-08-02 Tucson family mourning Rodeo Wash death (kvoa)
http://www.kvoa.com/global/story.asp?s=6874436
The family of 60 year old Adalberto Padilla says he was on his way to visit his mother's gravesite when he, himself, lost his life.
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2007-08-02 Tucson firm is trade link between Europe, Mexico (kvoa)
http://www.kvoa.com/global/story.asp?s=6875080

  


TUCSON, Ariz. -- European investment, U.S. materials, Mexican labor ... and Tucson. For overseas companies eyeing partnerships in Mexico, southern Arizona can be the natural...
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2007-08-02 Tuttle (weekly)
http://www.tucsonweekly.com/gbase/Opinion/Content?oid=98846
Tucson officials should look to New Haven, Conn., as an ID-card example
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2007-08-02 Two firefighters lose jobs after brawl (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/59079.php
MARICOPA - Two Maricopa firefighters were fired, then later allowed to resign, and four others were disciplined after an off-duty brawl between a large group of firefighters at a Maricopa watering hole.
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2007-08-02 Water Log (weekly)
http://www.tucsonweekly.com/gbase/Opinion/Content?oid=98849
A note from the editor.
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2007-08-02 Who's the Boss? (weekly)
http://www.tucsonweekly.com/gbase/Cinema/Content?oid=98863
Lars von Trier's latest film will make you laugh, but it won't make you think
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2007-08-02 Wings 'n' 'Weck (weekly)
http://www.tucsonweekly.com/gbase/Chow/Content?oid=98880
Fans of Buffalo, N.Y., cuisine: You'll be in heaven at Santillo's
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2007-08-02 Yaqui chairwoman facing possible removal (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/194568.php
After more than 12 hours of closed-door hearings, the Pascua Yaqui Tribal Council late Wednesday was deliberating ethics charges against Chairwoman Herminia Frias that could remove her from office or result in other sanctions.
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2007-08-02 Your Tax Dollars (weekly)
http://www.tucsonweekly.com/gbase/Currents/Content?oid=98854
The 1997 road-bond package has led to a mix of success and red tape
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