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2011-03-04 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 04 2011\
That New Restaurant Going in at the Old Acacia Spot (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
        I have been hounding the people handling press for the new restaurant going in at the old Acacia spot at St. Philip’s Plaza, and I think it might be just about to pay off. It sounds like something might be released in ... read more

2011-03-04 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 04 2011\
Bikers and Burgers: The Kitchen at Branding Iron North Is Open (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
        The best way to enjoy a burger at Branding Iron North is to sit facing the big screen television tuned to the remake of the Dukes of Hazzard, which might make you glad you had your cable turned off years ago. The sound will ... read more

2011-03-04 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 04 2011\
Tonight: Parents With Inquiring Minds (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
        In the Tucson area, there are about 1,000 kids who are affected by war and have a parent who is deployed. These kids, who are often dealing with the stress of not having both parents in their life, sometimes have a hard time ... read more

2011-03-04 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 04 2011\
Orange County Tea Partiers Show the World What Intolerance Looks Like (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
        I can't pretend to know anything about the Islamic Circle of North America, the group that was holding a fundraiser at the Yorba Linda Community Center in Orange County, California on February 13th, but I'm relatively sure holding ... read more

2011-03-04 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 04 2011\
Sound Strike, the Boycott's Not Working as Well as You Think (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
        Listen Sound Strike people: I get it. The immigration bills are terrible.…
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2011-03-04 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 04 2011\
Are You Ready to Have a New Group of Young People to Dislike? (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
        Let the New York Times introduce you to the Native Society:
On a frigid Friday night in February, about 150 preppy young men and women, mostly friends from the Upper East Side, turned out at the Plaza Hotel for a fund-raiser ... read more

2011-03-04 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 04 2011\
Well Worth the Brain Freeze: The City Yogurt (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
        Pictured here are some of the things you can put on your frozen yogurt at The City Yogurt at 1217 W. Irvington Road, Suite 141.
We suggest putting some of it on top of a big cup of vanilla malt frozen yogurt before eating yourself ... read more

2011-03-04 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 04 2011\
Pearce Calls Bungaard a "Victim" (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
        Senate President Russell Pearce tells the Arizona Republic that Sen. Scott Bungaard is a "victim" after Bungaard got in a fight with his girlfriend and then used "legislative immunity" to avoid arrest while police carted the ... read more

2011-03-04 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 04 2011\
Today in Vintage Video Games/Breathalyzers (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
        Nostalgia makes the classic Nintendo gaming system fun for people in their thirties and forties, but developing a breathalyzer controller for a homemade NES game is pure genius:
Drunken NES - Nintendo Breathalyzer from EM Dash ... read more

2011-03-04 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 04 2011\
Finally, Another Excuse to Look at My Phone and Ignore My Friends (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
        
If you always wanted to chat to people you don't know from the city you happen to be in (and not chat like some creepy AOL thing where anyone can get in, but a chat of only people with iPhones, who are of course, the only people ... read more

2011-03-04 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 04 2011\
The Whole Wisconsin Thing Makes More Sense Now (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
        From last night's episode of Late Night with Jimmy Fallon:

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2011-03-04 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 04 2011\
Our Kitten Contest Winner Talks About the Show (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
        In case you were wondering how the Young the Giant/Kitten show was last night, the winner of our ticket contest, Kevin Chess, emailed in a report this morning:I don’t know if you were there, but the opening band, Kitten ... read more

2011-03-04 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 04 2011\
Bungaard Police Report: How Big a Creep Is the Senate Majority Leader? (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
        Feathered Bastard looks over the police report from Senate Majority Leader Scott Bungaard's fight with his former girlfriend, Aubry Ballard:
Perhaps the most contentious issue it addresses is Bungaard's insistence to the media ... read more

2011-03-04 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 04 2011\
K.Rat (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/krat/

        
        
        
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2011-03-04 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 04 2011\
The Skinny (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/the-s

        
        
        More on Mayor Bob calling it quits … Updates on the Jan. 8 aftermath … and more!
            by Jim Nintzel
            MAYOR BOB CALLS IT QUITS Republican Bob Walkup, the mayor from central casting, delivered his final State ... read more

2011-03-04 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 04 2011\
Soundbites (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/sound

        
        
        Change of venue; Good shows, great causes; A Powhaus finale, of sorts; Monk on Monk; On the bandwagon
            by Stephen Seigel
            CHANGE OF VENUE Last week, I wrote about onetime Black Flag guitarist Greg Ginn ... read more

2011-03-04 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 04 2011\
In-Between (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/jim-k

        
        
        Jim Kristofic's biographical essays detail his life as a white kid in the Navajo Nation
            by Tim Hull
            The title of this collection of linked essays—about a smart, sensitive white boy growing up in ... read more

2011-03-04 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 04 2011\
Weekly Wide Web (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/weekl

        
        
        Worthy goals; The week on The Range; Comment of the week; Best of WWW; and more!
            by Dan Gibson
            Tucson has had terrible luck with professional sports, for some reason. It's not a question of whether there ... read more

2011-03-04 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 04 2011\
Bright Eyes: The People's Key (Saddle Creek) (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/brigh

        
        
        by Michael Petitti
            The intriguing if uneven The People's Key may or may not be the final Bright Eyes release—Conor Oberst seems uncertain himself—but it nicely charts Oberst's trajectory: Specifically ... read more

2011-03-04 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 04 2011\
Downing (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/downi

        
        
        Just another day spent at Tucson Medical Center
            by Renée Downing
            My husband, Ed, recently had an angioplasty at Tucson Medical Center. It was during Valentine's week, which was also Grammy Awards ... read more

2011-03-04 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 04 2011\
Now Showing at Home (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/now-s

        
        
        A Film Unfinished; Hatchet II (Blu-ray); Bambi: Diamond Edition (Blu-ray+DVD); Memento: 10th Anniversary Edition (Blu-ray)
            by Bob Grimm
            A Film Unfinished OSCILLOSCOPE…
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2011-03-04 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 04 2011\
TQ&A (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/tqand

        
        
        Skye Siegel
            by Mari Herreras
            Skye Siegel is a local Realtor with a different kind of background. She moved here 16 years ago to finish her master's thesis in ethnobotany, fell in love with the desert ... read more

2011-03-04 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 04 2011\
Red Meat (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/red-m

        
        
        
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2011-03-04 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 04 2011\
No Power to the People (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/no-po

        
        
        Sen. Al Melvin sponsors a bill that would squelch public input on transmission lines
            by Mari Herreras
            When former New Mexico state Sen. Tom Wray spoke in front of the Arizona State Senate's Committee ... read more

2011-03-04 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 04 2011\
Senate OKs guns in most public buildings (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

PHOENIX - With both sides invoking the memory of the Jan. 8 mass
shooting in Tucson, the Senate voted 21-8 Thursday to expand where
people can carry guns.

2011-03-04 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 04 2011\
O'odham closer to casino by Glendale (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

PHOENIX - A federal judge on Thursday tossed out challenges to
the decision by the U.S. Department of the Interior to let the
Tohono O'odham Nation make land the tribe owns at the edge of
Glendale par

2011-03-04 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 04 2011\
Deaths (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

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

2011-03-04 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 04 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:

2011-03-04 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 04 2011\
Animal Fair Saturday likely last (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

Unless a title sponsor steps up in the next month, this
weekend's annual Arizona Animal Fair will be the last.

2011-03-04 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 04 2011\
Lottery (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

Drawings for Thursday, March 3

2011-03-04 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 04 2011\
$100K gift to ASU, lifesaving classes will honor victims of Jan. 8 tragedy (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

There will be two events this month to honor the victims of the
Jan. 8 shootings.

2011-03-04 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 04 2011\
Boys & Girls Clubs celebrate grant: Beat-up clubhouse to get face-lift (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

Dozens of youngsters ... read more

2011-03-04 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 04 2011\
Forget that freeze - we could reach 80 (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

A little more than a ... read more

2011-03-04 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 04 2011\
Wiener dog cuts the mustard (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

2011-03-04 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 04 2011\
New club gives ex-Lancer Gauna another shot at goal (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

By the end of 2007, ... read more

2011-03-04 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 04 2011\
Permit valid in capture of rare jaguar, Macho B, judge says (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

A federal judge has upheld a magistrate’s opinion that state and
federal agencies held a valid permit to capture jaguar Macho B two
years ago in Southern Arizona near the Mexican border.

2010-06-21 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jun 21 2010\
Securing the Border: What Does It Mean? (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        Dennis Wagner of the Arizona Republic asks what is meant by securing the border:
Is a border secure only when no one crosses illegally and when no contraband slips through?
If some permeability is acceptable, what is the tolerable amount?
Political ... read more

2010-06-21 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jun 21 2010\
Extended Family (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/exten

        
        'Mid-August Lunch' offers up something rare for summer movie season: compelling characters
          
            by Colin Boyd
          
          
          
            It's the heart of the summer movie season, that time of the ... read more

2010-06-21 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jun 21 2010\
Endless Rhythms (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/endle

        
        Prince favorite Grupo Fantasma mixes Latin dance music with contemporary sounds
          
            by Gene Armstrong
          
          
          
            It's impossible to fully master the complex richness of Latin rhythms ... read more

2010-06-21 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jun 21 2010\
Nine Questions (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/nine-

        
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            by Stephen Seigel
          
          
          
            Born in Northridge, Calif., Stefanie Gershon moved to Tucson when she was 8. After a brief stint in the village of Ajijic, Mexico ... read more

2010-06-21 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jun 21 2010\
Friends Until the End (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/frien

        
        by D.J. Ochoa
          
          
          
            Some friendships are passing, ending rapidly or perhaps just fading away. However, other friendships prove to be lifelong bonds, with both sides showing love, support and compassion ... read more

2010-06-21 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jun 21 2010\
Top Ten in Books (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/top-t

        
        Antigone Books best-sellers for the week
          
          
          
            Antigone Books best-sellers for the week ending June 11, 2010 1. The Girl Who Kicked the Hornet's Nest Stieg Larsson, Knopf ($27.95) 2. Crossing With ... read more

2009-10-07 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 07 2009\
Jimmy's forecast (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/312160
An area of low pressure along the California coast will move into the Desert Southwest today and tomorrow, bringing cooler air and a slight chance of showers. High pressure will build over the weekend as high temperatures go back up to normal levels in ... read more

2009-10-07 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 07 2009\
Deaths (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/312164
The deceased are from Tucson unless otherwise noted. Occupations are stated when available.

2009-10-07 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 07 2009\
Life without parole possible for woman guilty of killing son (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/312196
A Tucson woman is facing a life sentence with or without the possibility of parole after a Pima County jury convicted her Tuesday of first-degree murder in the stabbing death of her son.

2009-10-07 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 07 2009\
Charged in '03 killing, man arraigned in 2 more deaths (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/312195
A 53-year-old man already charged with killing his sister in September 2003 was arraigned Tuesday on first-degree murder and kidnapping charges in the deaths of a Pima County couple.

2009-10-07 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 07 2009\
5 counts of wire fraud for local man (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/312193
A 69-year-old Tucson man was indicted last week on charges he created a fake abducted child recovery company to bilk a man of $65,000.

2009-10-07 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 07 2009\
Driver in gang killing gets 1.5-year term (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/312194
The getaway driver in a fatal gang-related shooting was sentenced to 1.5 years in prison Monday, said Deputy Pima County Attorney Lewis Brandes.

2009-10-07 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 07 2009\
Conficker virus hit up to 7,000 PCs in TUSD (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/312190
Officials in the Tucson Unified School District have worked for more than two weeks to eradicate a virus that crippled thousands of computers.

2009-10-07 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 07 2009\
Broadway actress, former Tucsonan dies at 87 (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/312155
Broadway and film character actress Grace Keagy, who was featured in several Arizona Theatre Company productions during the decade she lived in Tucson, has died.

2009-10-07 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 07 2009\
Cool spot for zoo's elephants (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/312173
Vielito Acuna of the Tucson Parks and Recreation Department does some welding work on the elephant enclosure at the Reid Park Zoo. Thanks to the project, the elephants will enjoy a custom shade, which is expected to be installed in the spring.

2009-10-07 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 07 2009\
Robbery victim shoots assailant at carwash (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/312199
An 18-year-old man suffered life-threatening injuries Tuesday when he tried to rob another man at a midtown carwash and was shot by the victim, Tucson police said.

2009-10-07 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 07 2009\
In Ward 6 race, a clash on TCC hotel (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/312188
With the start of early voting for the Nov. 3 general election just days away, candidates and interest groups are trying to raise their profiles. Here are the latest.

2009-10-07 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 07 2009\
Tucson school cancels classes; 41% of pupils say they feel ill (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/312163
A Tucson charter school has canceled classes for the rest of the week after nearly half of its students and most of the staff reported flulike symptoms.

2009-10-07 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 07 2009\
Sunnyside official to answer queries on his spending (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/312179
Superintendent Manuel L. Isquierdo of the Sunnyside Unified School District is planning to talk today about anonymous e-mails regarding an independent audit that looks at his credit-card spending and travel reimbursements.

2009-10-07 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 07 2009\
Radar van locations (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/312140
The city's police radar van is scheduled to snap photographs of speeders at these locations today, according to the Tucson Police Department:

2009-10-07 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 07 2009\
Sixth-grade teacher honored with gift to share with her class (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/312161
Jeanette Pagel, a Thornydale Elementary School teacher, received more than $1,000 in school supplies this week, to her surprise, as part of "A Day Made Better."

2009-10-07 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 07 2009\
Provost apologizes to UA's faculty (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/312165
University of Arizona provost Meredith Hay responded to criticism from a faculty survey by apologizing and saying she will meet frequently with faculty.

2009-10-07 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 07 2009\
Fenton soccer fields to be lighted (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/312159
The lights will be turned on at the soccer fields at Brandi Fenton Memorial Park, even though the county doesn't yet know how it will pay for the electricity and added maintenance.

2009-10-07 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 07 2009\
Tumor detected by 'miracle' (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/312167
A tumor sprouted in Mitch Sluder's brain and grew to the size of a baseball, sitting on his right frontal lobe, quietly waiting to kill him.

2007-08-04 'Hero' dog alerts neighbors to NW Side blaze (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/59212.php
A barking dog saved the lives of two adults and four children before dawn Friday when their house caught fire and the blaze spread to another home.
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2007-08-04 'Trucker bombs,' dangerous waste mucking up roadways (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/59289.php
More and more debris is making its way onto Arizona roads.
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2007-08-04 1 dead after wall of water hits trail (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/194991.php
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2007-08-04 2 kids found locked in car at Mervyn's parking lot (kvoa)
http://www.kvoa.com/global/story.asp?s=6884981
Two children are in CPS custody after Tucson police say they were locked in a vehicle.
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2007-08-04 391 lbs. of marijuana found in SUV; 15-year-old jailed (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/194918.php
A 15-year-old Nogales, Ariz., boy was arrested Tuesday evening after police found nearly 400 pounds of marijuana inside the sport utility vehicle he was driving, officials said Friday.
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2007-08-04 All indications for launch are go for lander's trip to Mars (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/59237.php
All signs are for liftoff early Saturday morning for the $420 million University of Arizona Phoenix Mars Lander mission. The only unresolved question on Friday night was the weather.
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2007-08-04 Ancient bones evidence of an Indian cemetery (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/194892.php
The 150- to 300-year-old skeletal remains of one, and possibly two, American Indians were unearthed this week in an area of Downtown Tucson where six others have been found in the last half century.
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2007-08-04 Apple sticker stuck in little girl's lungs (kvoa)
http://www.kvoa.com/global/story.asp?s=6885153
For more than a year Josie Dressendorfer has endured an uncomfortable, chronic cough and her parents didn't know why.
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2007-08-04 Arizona bridges rated among nation's safest (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/59256.php
Arizona's bridges rank second best in the nation for structural integrity, according to Federal Highway Administration officials.
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2007-08-04 Ask the Astronomer (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/59243.php
Q. Where is Mars in the sky right now?
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2007-08-04 Babies with cancer have a friend in cap-knitter, who earns a bell (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/194900.php
The recipient of this week's Ben's Bell is Irene Elders, who spends most of her free time knitting caps for babies with cancer.
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2007-08-04 Barking dog alerts neighbors to house fire, helps save family (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/194901.php
A fire on the Northwest Side displaced seven people from two houses, killed a family's dog and caused about $100,000 in damage Friday morning, an official said.
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2007-08-04 Bill calling for Santa Cruz restoration on its way to Bush (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/59224.php
A bill that passed the House of Representatives this week could lead to better flood control, more recreation opportunities and wildlife habitat restoration in Tucson - if Congress funds the work.
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2007-08-04 Blood Donations (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/194887.php
The American Red Cross will seek blood donors at these times and places next week.
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2007-08-04 Body recovered from Lake Pleasant, believed to be missing boater (kvoa)
http://www.kvoa.com/global/story.asp?s=6887615

  


PHOENIX -- A body was recovered Saturday from Lake Pleasant and authorities believed it was that of a 29-year-old man missing for nearly five months.
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2007-08-04 Botulism fear prompts recall of green beans (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/59266.php
Stores in Arizona are affected by a Wisconsin company's recall of 14.5-ounce cans of French Style Green Beans that were canned under various labels and distributed in 20 states and Canada.
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2007-08-04 California firm to advise TUSD on finance issues (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/194899.php
The Tucson Unified School District has hired a new financial adviser to handle its bond issues, just days after the district severed ties with its previous financial adviser.
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2007-08-04 Charter schools have court fight over state's social-studies plan (kvoa)
http://www.kvoa.com/global/story.asp?s=6885946

  


PHOENIX -- Five charter schools around Arizona seeking to keep their social-studies curriculum are taking legal action against the state Department of Education.
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2007-08-04 Chase development may have distracted news pilots, experts say (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/194848.php
PHOENIX — One or both of the pilots whose television news helicopters collided and crashed may have been momentarily distracted by a development in the police pursuit they were covering, aviation safety experts said Friday.
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2007-08-04 City of Tucson provides sandbags if residents sign waiver (kvoa)
http://www.kvoa.com/global/story.asp?s=6885350
If the homeowners want the sandbags, they have to sign a paper promising not to sue.
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2007-08-04 City to look zoning pilot project for neighborhoods (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/59249.php
The city is pushing ahead with a zoning pilot project even though a committee that was formed to develop a strategy for the program could not agree on the next step.
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2007-08-04 Congress Street closed at I-10 Friday at 10 p.m. for overpass demolition (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/59221.php
Steer clear of Congress Street at Interstate 10 from 10 p.m. Friday through early Monday morning.
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2007-08-04 County to look at expanding historic dig (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/59277.php
Pima County supervisors will decide Tuesday whether to expand the archaeological dig under way on the future site of the Joint County-City Courts Complex at Stone Avenue and Toole Avenue.
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2007-08-04 Craycroft Road work next week (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/59238.php
Watch for workers and heavy equipment on Craycroft Road between Sunrise Ridge Place and Territory Drive this coming work week.
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2007-08-04 Deaths (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/59268.php
Compiled by Lauren Jensen. For information, call 573-4561.
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2007-08-04 Deaths (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/194829.php
  The deceased are from Tucson unless otherwise noted. Occupations are stated when available.
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2007-08-04 Did you know? (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/194884.php
  
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2007-08-04 Experts: Helicopter crews were distracted? (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/59288.php
PHOENIX - One or both pilots whose television news helicopters collided and crashed may have been distracted by a development in a police pursuit they were covering, aviation safety experts said Friday.
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2007-08-04 Fallen photojournalist remembered as a jokester, family man (kvoa)
http://www.kvoa.com/global/story.asp?s=6886706

  


PHOENIX -- Rick Krolak was an accomplished photojournalist and a jokester. But most of all, Krolak was a family man, well-known for taking his children with him into the...
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2007-08-04 Fallen photojournalist was a jokester, family man (kvoa)
http://www.kvoa.com/global/story.asp?s=6885942

  


PHOENIX -- Rick Krolak was an accomplished photojournalist and a jokester. But most of all, Krolak was a family man, best known for taking his children with him into the...
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2007-08-04 Fiery Rev. Richard Rego, exponent of Latin Mass, dies; rites today (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/194877.php
The Rev. Richard J. Rego was full of his typical fire and vigor last Sunday as he said Latin Mass and gave a homily titled "Jesus Wept."
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2007-08-04 Former Prescott teacher gets 10 years for viewing child porn (kvoa)
http://www.kvoa.com/global/story.asp?s=6887010

  


PRESCOTT, Ariz. -- A former high school teacher was sentenced to 10 years after he admitted to viewing child pornography. David Chauncey, 58, of Prescott had pleaded guilty...
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2007-08-04 From an early age, her life flowed with rhymed, upbeat verse (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/194882.php
Gwen Lacy composed her first poem at age 2.
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2007-08-04 Funnel cloud over Hereford/Sierra Vista area (kvoa)
http://www.kvoa.com/global/story.asp?s=6884578
The funnel descended just before 2:00 this afternoon, but witnesses say it never made landfall.
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2007-08-04 Gov.: Leave Guard on border (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/194905.php
PHOENIX — Gov. Janet Napolitano wants federal officials to halt the withdrawal of National Guard troops from along the U.S.-Mexican border.
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2007-08-04 Hawaiian inmates get into fight at Eloy prison (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/59291.php
Seven Hawaii inmates serving time in a new prison on the mainland left their cells Friday when 12 doors inside an administrative segregation unit were opened by mistake, the state Department of Public Safety said.
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2007-08-04 Hearing set for BP agent in Bisbee (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/194853.php
A preliminary hearing to determine whether a Border Patrol agent should be charged with murder for fatally shooting a Mexican man just north of the border is set for Monday in Bisbee.
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2007-08-04 Jimmy's forecast (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/194879.php
With a large amount of moisture still in place and an upper-level low approaching Southeastern Arizona from the Southern Plains, expect active thunderstorms  today and tomorrow. After the weekend, a trough of low pressure sliding over from the west will knock the moisture down a lot.
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2007-08-04 Judge prone to tardiness to get 2-month suspension without pay (kvoa)
http://www.kvoa.com/global/story.asp?s=6885944

  


PHOENIX -- A judge accused of habitual tardiness and a demeaning attitude toward her staff has agreed to a two-month suspension without pay.
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2007-08-04 Kromko plans mayoral run with Green Party (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/194891.php
John Kromko, the author of a hotly-contested garbage and water initiative on November's ballot, will also run for mayor as a write-in candidate for the Green Party.
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2007-08-04 Kromko to run for mayor as write-in (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/59225.php
Tucson political activist John Kromko has decided to run for mayor as a write-in Green Party candidate, creating a citywide Green Party primary of sorts.
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2007-08-04 Lottery (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/59282.php
For Aug. 3
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2007-08-04 Lottery (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/194928.php
Drawings for Friday, Aug. 3
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2007-08-04 Man indicted on murder, child abuse charges in daughter's death (kvoa)
http://www.kvoa.com/global/story.asp?s=6885943

  


PHOENIX -- A Tempe man has been indicted on charges of murder and child abuse in connection with the shaking of his baby daughter, authorities said.
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2007-08-04 Mesa police chief says city needs way to pay for more officers (kvoa)
http://www.kvoa.com/global/story.asp?s=6885945

  


MESA, Ariz. -- Mesa needs to find ways to pay for new police officers, equipment and facilities if the city hopes to keep up with rapid population growth and an influx of new...
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2007-08-04 Mother sentenced to 30 years for underfeeding her children (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/194836.php
A mother of four convicted in April of three counts of child abuse for underfeeding her children was sentenced Thursday to 30 years in prison by a Maricopa County Superior Court judge.
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2007-08-04 Mourners honor life of slain Phoenix officer (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/194834.php
GLENDALE — Family, friends, state officials and law enforcement officers gathered Friday for the funeral of a Phoenix police officer gunned down a week ago.
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2007-08-04 NATURE'S CROSSROADS Ramsey Canyon a haven for desert birds, birdwatchers (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/59273.php
SIERRA VISTA - As August arrives, the brief lull of summer at Ramsey Canyon Preserve gives way to a busy season of visitors.
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2007-08-04 NTSB releases report on June 1 crash into two Chandler homes (kvoa)
http://www.kvoa.com/global/story.asp?s=6887642

  


CHANDLER, Ariz. -- The pilot of a small plane that crashed and damaged the roofs of two homes here failed to manage and monitor the aircraft's fuel supply, federal investigators...
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2007-08-04 Napolitano urges halt to reduction of Guard deployment on border (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/59220.php
PHOENIX - Gov. Janet Napolitano on Friday urged federal officials to halt the drawdown of the National Guard's deployment along the U.S.-Mexico border.
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2007-08-04 New O'odham chairman inaugurated (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/194888.php
The new chairman of the Tohono O'odham Nation was inaugurated Friday in a style that hasn't been used for a decade: a group ceremony that involved two dozen other tribal leaders.
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2007-08-04 New home video surfaces, First Lady visits collapse site (kvoa)
http://www.kvoa.com/global/story.asp?s=6885040
"It was pretty intense and it was pretty surreal to see all of it." At least five people are dead and several more are still missing.
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2007-08-04 New member for Superior Court (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/59286.php
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2007-08-04 O'odham leader takes oath (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/59290.php
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2007-08-04 ON THIS DATE (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/59175.php
In 1859, the first issue of the Weekly Arizonian was published, with J. Howard Wells as editor. The Weekly Arizonian was the first newspaper in Arizona, having been established in Tubac on March 3, 1859.
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2007-08-04 One hiker killed after wall of water hits canyon trail (kvoa)
http://www.kvoa.com/global/story.asp?s=6887791

  


TUCSON, Ariz. -- A hiker was killed Saturday after being swept away by flood waters on a Sabino Canyon trail, authorities said. The body of the victim was later recovered but the...
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2007-08-04 Pentecostal American Indians' event today could draw thousands (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/194894.php
A Canadian transplant to Tucson is hoping at least 2,000 people attend a spirit-filled Christian gathering of American Indians on Tucson's South Side today.
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2007-08-04 Political Notebook by Daniel Scarpinato : Comparing CPS errors to typos draws ire (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/194902.php
Maybe there's a reason you're not supposed to compare apples to oranges — oftentimes, mixing the two can leave a real bad taste in your mouth.
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2007-08-04 Remains found in Santa Cruz County believed to be of illegal immigrant (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/59223.php
Skeletal remains of a suspected illegal immigrant were found by a rancher near Washington Camp in Santa Cruz County late Thursday afternoon, authorities said.
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2007-08-04 Santa Rita freshmen to get helping hands (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/59264.php
Santa Rita High School is trying to make freshmen feel more welcome this year through a program called the Link Crew. The crew of juniors and seniors will offer incoming ninth-graders support throughout their first year of high school.
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2007-08-04 Science cafe discussion will focus on DNA (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/59265.php
The public is invited to take part in a discussion about DNA at a University of Arizona Flandrau Science Center science cafe Monday.
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2007-08-04 Shutdown of eatery dents Downtown rehab efforts (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/194908.php
Even by Rio Nuevo standards, the $12 million restoration of the Historic Train Depot Downtown has never been a huge draw for visitors and shoppers.
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2007-08-04 Split verdict in child-molesting case (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/194832.php
YUMA — A jury has convicted a former second-grade teacher of two counts of child molestation but rejected three other charges.
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2007-08-04 Suspended Pascua Yaqui chairwoman plans to appeal (kvoa)
http://www.kvoa.com/global/story.asp?s=6885114
She was suspended from her post for the remainder of her term, which is about 9 months. "I'm fighting back, and I refuse to be bullied, and I refuse to quit."
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2007-08-04 They back military families (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/194927.php
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2007-08-04 Tucson Time Capsule: Not fascinated by fencing (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/194886.php
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2007-08-04 Tucson woman fears worst for brother in Minneapolis (kvoa)
http://www.kvoa.com/global/story.asp?s=6882706
"We haven't seen each other in years, but I love him very much. He's the only link to my past."
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2007-08-04 Two children left in vehicle; mother arrested (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/194910.php
A woman was arrested Friday afternoon after police said she left two children alone in a parked vehicle while she went shopping at a store on the Southwest Side.
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2007-08-04 UA scientists celebrate launch of their Mars mission (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/194929.php
University of Arizona scientists, friends and family watch in awe as a Delta II rocket launches the Phoenix Mars Mission.
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2007-08-04 UA's liftoff to Mars successful; Tucson team cheers (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/59292.php
The University of Arizona-led Phoenix Mars Lander mission roared into space Saturday morning and began its journey to seek evidence of water on our neighboring planet.
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2007-08-04 USPS: "too dangerous" to deliver mail in Sahuarita (kvoa)
http://www.kvoa.com/global/story.asp?s=6882625
Some neighbors have to drive six miles to get their mail during limited hours.
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2007-08-04 Water Resources Development Act 2007 Passed By U.S. House; City and County Proje (city)
http://www.tucsonaz.gov/hottopics/waterresourcesact.html
The U.S. House of Representatives on August 1 passed H.R. 1475: WaterResources Development Act (WRDA) of 2007, federal legislation that authorizes modifications, new projects, and new studies in the areas of navigation, flood control, environmental restoration, recreation and environmental infrastructure.
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2007-08-04 West Sixth Street reopens at RR tracks (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/59251.php
West Sixth Street at the Union Pacific Railroad tracks reopened Friday after being closed for a week for track repairs and repaving, said Michael R. Graham, a spokesman for the city Transportation Department.
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