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2011-02-24 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 24 2011\
The Skinny (weekly)

        The end of an era at City Hall … Financial follies at the Legislature … Obama outsmarts Brewer on health care … City Council candidate dropouts … Better schools through nuclear waste … and more!
            by Jim Nintzel ... read more

2011-02-24 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 24 2011\
T Q&A (weekly)

        Joe Sprague
            by Mari Herreras
            Joe Sprague loves movies, and he loves the fact that movies can bring a community together—which is why, despite only moving to Tucson ... read more

2011-02-24 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 24 2011\
Top Ten in Music (weekly)

        Zia Records' top sales for the week ending Feb. 20, 2011
            Zia Records' top sales for the week ending Feb. 20, 2011 1.…
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2011-02-24 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 24 2011\
Not So Memorable (weekly)

        'Unknown' mixes both great and truly awful performances with a feeling of déjà vu
            by Colin Boyd
            You can almost picture the pitch meeting at which the producers ... read more

2011-02-24 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 24 2011\
Police Dispatch (weekly)

        Pothead in the road; Didn't see it coming
            by Anna Mirocha
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2011-02-24 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 24 2011\
Messina (weekly)

        Operations like D-S Rescue try to make up for the actions of negligent pet owners
            by Irene Messina
            Every eight seconds. That's the frequency at which cats and dogs are ... read more

2011-02-24 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 24 2011\
Mark Growden: Lose Me in the Sand (Porto Franco) (weekly)

        by Gene Armstrong
            Inspired by the musical vibe in Tucson, Bay Area musician, composer and singer Mark Growden employed an all-star lineup of country and blues players from the Old Pueblo to ... read more

2011-02-24 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 24 2011\
Noshing Around (weekly)

        A Clarification: Lindy's at Redline Sports Grill; New: J. Marinara's; New: China Boy Restaurant; The Food Truck Diaries
            by Adam Borowitz
            A Clarification: Lindy's at ... read more

2011-02-24 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 24 2011\
Chicano 'Oedipus' (weekly)

        Borderlands Theater transports ancient Greek tragedy to the barrio
            by Nathan Christensen
            It is incredible that the 2,400-year-old Greek tragedy Oedipus Rex is still ... read more

2011-02-24 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 24 2011\
Media Watch (weekly)

        Ex-‘Star’ scribe fights twitter-related firing
            by John Schuster
            EX-'STAR' SCRIBE FIGHTS TWITTER-RELATED FIRING Brian Pedersen worked for the Arizona Daily Star for ... read more

2011-02-24 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 24 2011\
Fashion With Compassion (weekly)

        by Anna Mirocha
            Activism and philanthropy may not be among the first things that come to mind when you think of a beauty salon—but they're certainly connected, at least here in Tucson ... read more

2011-02-24 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 24 2011\
Nine Questions (weekly)

        Vladimir Novokshchenov
            by Kristine Peashock
            Vladimir Novokshchenov, 25, is a law clerk at the Pima County Public Defender's Office. He is also an amateur musician&mdash ... read more

2011-02-24 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 24 2011\
Top Ten in Movies (weekly)

        Casa Video's top rentals for the week ending Feb. 20, 2011
            Casa Video's top rentals for the week ending Feb. 20, 2011 1.…
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2011-02-24 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 24 2011\
Road to Recovery (weekly)

        Healing from wounds suffered on Jan. 8, Giffords staffer Pam Simon is returning to work
            by Jim Nintzel
            When the gunman opened fire on Jan. 8, Pam Simon remembers thinking ... read more

2011-02-24 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 24 2011\
Guest Commentary (weekly)

        Phil Ochs: A sensitive singer in a parking lot
            by Tom Miller
            Phil Ochs was singing in the back of a flatbed truck in a Florida parking lot to 80 people at a benefit ... read more

2011-02-24 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 24 2011\
¡Ask a Mexican! (weekly)

        by Gustavo Arellano
            Dear Mexican: The perception of Mexico having a defective culture has come up in your column several times. It's most important to point out the historical differences ... read more

2011-02-24 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 24 2011\
Don't Stay in School (weekly)

        Young the Giant achieves the dream of high school bands everywhere
            by Eric Swedlund
            After writing and rehearsing for seven months in a shared beach house, and another ... read more

2011-02-24 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 24 2011\
Related Works (weekly)

        Tohono Chul makes the case that artist family members inspire each other
            by Margaret Regan
            The Littler clan is easily the biggest and longest-running dynasty in the ... read more

2011-02-24 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 24 2011\
Barrio Blues (weekly)

        Historic homes crumble—and the owner says the city is to blame
            by Tim Vanderpool
            Donald Rollings prods an old wall, and watches a fist-sized chunk of plaster tumble ... read more

2011-02-24 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 24 2011\
K.Rat (weekly)

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2011-02-24 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 24 2011\
Live (weekly)

        Faster Than Light, The Runaway Five, One Big Happy Sound, Solar Culture Gallery, Saturday, Feb. 19
            by Mel Mason
            In recent months, many Tucson bands have taken on the ... read more

2011-02-24 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 24 2011\
Why? (weekly)

        Yet another 'Big Momma' movie? Really?
            by Bob Grimm
            Man, I didn't even know about Big Mommas: Like Father, Like Son until a few weeks ago. Or maybe I did know about ... read more

2011-02-24 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 24 2011\
Based on Life (weekly)

        by Shain Bergan
            After 20 years of ups and downs in the country-music world, Tracy Lawrence is finally comfortable in his own skin. Lawrence's upcoming album, Hard Times, has an especially ... read more

2011-02-24 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 24 2011\
Mailbag (weekly)

        Now Is the Time to Invest in Education, Not Destroy It; In Defense of Right-Wing Rhetoric, Confederate Soldiers; The Food Code Keeps Us Safe—but It Should Be More Flexible
            Now Is the ... read more

2011-02-24 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 24 2011\
Fighting While in Hiding (weekly)

        Four Tucson veterans recall the fear and madness of 'Don't Ask, Don't Tell'
            by Mari Herreras
            It was a fall day in 2006 when Hollace Lyon answered the phone and heard ... read more

2011-02-24 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 24 2011\
'Orange Out' party to raise funds for emergency help (starnet-local)

Orange is a color, a county and a juice, but Monika Mendoza,
Katie Mihina and a group of friends hope to make it a call to
action against multiple sclerosis at the Orange Out on Saturday at
Che's Loun

2011-02-24 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 24 2011\
Radar van locations (starnet-local)

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

2011-02-24 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 24 2011\
Everything you need to know about Rodeo Parade today (starnet-local)

The Tucson Rodeo Parade begins at 9 a.m. today and is free for
spectators along the streets. Grandstand seating is $7 for adults
and $5 for children 12 and under.

2011-02-24 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 24 2011\
Giffords aide back at work (starnet-local)

2011-02-24 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 24 2011\
Find envelope in today's Star and help send a child to camp (starnet-local)

Please join the Arizona Daily Star in helping local children.
Today's Star includes an envelope that you can use to mail checks
so children from low-income or military families can go to

2011-02-24 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 24 2011\
Deaths (starnet-local)

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

2011-02-24 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 24 2011\
Lottery (starnet-local)

Drawings for Wednesday, Feb. 23

2011-02-24 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 24 2011\
Border Patrol agent injured in crash near Douglas (starnet-local)

A U.S. Border Patrol agent was seriously injured Wednesday in a
single-vehicle rollover crash near Douglas, authorities said.

2011-02-24 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 24 2011\
Mom worried Tucson daughter, 23, will die because of transplant politics (starnet-local)

Tucson native Courtney Parham, 23, is suffering a relapse of
leukemia and needs a bone marrow transplant.

2009-09-29 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 29 2009\
Nearly 60 years late, couple get military awards (starnet-local)
After 57 years of marriage, Levon Raybon was running out of ideas for what to get his wife for their anniversary.

2009-09-29 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 29 2009\
515 UA staffers vote 'no confidence' (starnet-local)
About 515 faculty members at the University of Arizona lack confidence in the college administration, according to results of a poll released Monday.

2009-09-29 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 29 2009\
Sidewalk chalk use no longer 'criminal damage' at UA (starnet-local)
The University of Arizona released a statement on Monday reversing its policy on arresting students for using chalk.

2009-09-29 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 29 2009\
State, US investigating death at Ray copper mine (starnet-local)
Federal and state inspectors are investigating a vehicle accident that killed a worker over the weekend at Tucson-based Asarco's Ray Mine, near Kearny.

2009-09-29 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 29 2009\
New bus is rolling for blood donations (starnet-local)
The new addition to the Arizona Red Cross mobile blood center will travel throughout the region. The bus is fully equipped to allow for the collection of blood from donors in Southern Arizona. It is one of three Red Cross bloodmobiles  in Arizona.

2009-09-29 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 29 2009\
191 new state laws cover guns, abortion, stray pets and more (starnet-local)
PHOENIX — With the Arizona Legislature's long-running struggle to adopt a balanced budget the governor would sign this year, it might be hard to remember that it passed a raft of new laws too, most of which take effect Wednesday.

2009-09-29 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 29 2009\
AZ poverty rose twice as fast as US average (starnet-local)
PHOENIX — The percentage of Arizonans living in poverty increased twice as fast as the national average last year.

2009-09-29 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 29 2009\
New parking policy a costly issue (starnet-local)
Attending the Fourth Avenue Street Fair is about to get more expensive for somebody. What's unclear is for whom.

2009-09-29 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 29 2009\
Mentally ill man accused of killing cop gets trial delay (starnet-local)
The trial of a mentally ill man accused of killing a Tucson police officer last year has been postponed from Jan. 12 to July 7.

2009-09-29 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 29 2009\
Taxpayer Watch: Junk vehicles must not be visible to neighbors (starnet-local)
Henry Acuña hates to go out into his backyard. Every time he does, he sees piles of scrap metal, junk vehicles and stacks of tires.

2009-09-29 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 29 2009\
Aluminum foil used to smuggle drugs (starnet-local)
Tennis-ball-sized aluminum spheres tossed over the border fence into Nogales, Ariz., Sunday may be the latest method for delivering contraband into the U.S. from Mexico, said border officials.

2009-09-29 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 29 2009\
Facebook-foiled armed robber in plea deal that could put him in prison for 12.5 years (starnet-local)
A Tucson man arrested on armed robbery charges after one of his victims used Facebook to alert authorities is facing up to 12 1/2 years in prison after entering a deal with prosecutors Monday.

2009-09-29 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 29 2009\
Sells man pleads guilty to sexual contact with minor (starnet-local)
A 47-year-old Sells man pleaded guilty last week to abusive sexual contact with a minor.

2009-09-29 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 29 2009\
Arizona fugitive is arrested on felony warrant in Spain (starnet-local)
PHOENIX  — The FBI office in Phoenix said Monday that an Arizona fugitive wanted on a felony arrest warrant has been arrested in Spain.

2009-09-29 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 29 2009\
Convicted killer Nordstrom sentenced to death (starnet-local)
When convicted killer Scott Nordstrom was given a chance to speak at his sentencing hearing Monday, he declined, saying, "No, I'm good."

2009-09-29 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 29 2009\
Student of the week (starnet-local)
Sarah Dunlap

2009-09-29 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 29 2009\
Woman sentenced to 22 years for robbery, murder of taxi driver (starnet-local)
Dianna Barsotti is racked with guilt.

2009-09-29 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 29 2009\
Changes in pot penalties sought (starnet-local)
PHOENIX — A new drive has been launched to reduce the penalty for having small amounts of marijuana to a fine.

2009-09-29 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 29 2009\
Missouri man dies in Lake Powell hiking fall (starnet-local)
PAGE  — A Missouri man died at Glen Canyon National Recreation Area in Northern Arizona after falling into Lake Powell.

2009-09-29 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 29 2009\
corrections (starnet-local)
• A headline Sunday on B6 mischaracterized the Reservation Creation Women's Circle Charitable Trust, which is made up of members of various races and ethnicities and is not strictly a Tohono O'odham group.

2009-09-29 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 29 2009\
Accident at ASARCO's Ray Mine kills employee (kvoa)
An ASARCO employee died in an accident early Sunday morning, at the Company's Ray Mine near Kearny, Arizona.

2009-01-13 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 13 2009\
Volunteers sought to socialize with international students (citizen-local)
Ivan Ogloblin came to the University of Arizona from his native Russia two years ago, thrilled about his graduate studies in chemistry but apprehensive about living in a country where he didn't know anyone.

2009-01-13 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 13 2009\
Judge rescinds order for DUI breath-test device code (citizen-local)
A Pima County Superior Court judge who ordered a Kentucky firm to divulge the software code of its alcohol breath-test machine has rescinded her order, saying she doesn't have jurisdiction to rule.

2009-01-13 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 13 2009\
Tucsonan sentenced for stealing night vision goggles from feds (citizen-local)
A Tucson man working as a contract mechanic for U.S. Customs and Border Protection was sentenced to three years of federal probation for stealing a pair of $7,000 night vision goggles from the agency and selling them on eBay, said Sandy Raynor, a spokeswoman ... read more

2009-01-13 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 13 2009\
Denogean: GOP to ignore governor's farewell pitch on budget (citizen-local)
If Gov. Janet Napolitano was expecting a fond farewell and "God Bless" from the Republican-dominated Legislature as she gave her final State of the State address Monday, then she hasn't been paying attention for the past six years.

2009-01-13 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 13 2009\
Police shoot and wound burglary suspect late Monday (citizen-local)
A Tucson police officer shot and wounded a burglary suspect late Monday afternoon, police said.

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