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2010-11-20 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 20 2010\
New York Times Covers Story of Target, the Afghanistan War Canine Hero Who Was Mistakenly Put Down (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        The New York Times puts one of Arizona's saddest stories of the year on the front page:When a suicide bomber entered an American military barracks in Afghanistan in February, it was not American soldiers but Afghan stray dogs that confronted ... read more

2010-11-20 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 20 2010\
This Weekend's TV Highlight: The Strange World of "Lucky Break" (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        Hopefully, you have something better to do Saturday night than to sit at home at watch a dubiously produced local singing competition at 10:30 p.m., but I totally don't, so I'll be watching Desert Diamond Casino's Lucky Break on KOLD ... read more

2010-11-20 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 20 2010\
Physical Violence Is Wrong, but Politicans Hitting Each Other Is Funny (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        I probably shouldn't laugh out loud at a video of Argentinian legislator Graciela Camano slapping fellow lawmaker Carlos Kunkel in the face. I shouldn't, but I'm assuming for now that mild politician-on-politician assault is going to ... read more

2010-11-20 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 20 2010\
Finally, Someone's Getting the Pulse of the Near-Convict Community (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        The virtual remains of the Tucson Citizen is a strange place in general these days, but one article yesterday by Ryn Gargulinski actually brought up some interesting questions about an unsolved murder outside local strip club the Candy ... read more

2010-11-20 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 20 2010\
Writer's Block: C. Michael Bennis (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        Local author C. Michael Bennis' new book, Rules of Engagement, has been published by Book Surge Publishing ($18.99, 258 pages).
Book summary (from publisher):
Unrestrained passions and exotic locales are key elements of Rules of Engagement ... read more

2010-11-20 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 20 2010\
'To Go Where No Man Has Gone Before' (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
         Scientists at CERN have created and stabilized 38 atoms of antimatter for a tenth of a second. Some believe this is the first step toward starships:
Today in news that should please Patrick Stewart, scientists have made big advancements ... read more

2010-11-20 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 20 2010\
Top Ten in Movies (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/top-t

        
        Casa Video top rentals for the week ending Nov. 14, 2010
          
          
          
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2010-11-20 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 20 2010\
The Beast Is Back (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/the-b

        
        by Kelsey Merkel
          
          
          
            You've probably seen Disney's Beauty and the Beast—as a hit film in 1991, which spawned a Broadway production, which spawned several touring versions, which even spawned ... read more

2010-11-20 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 20 2010\
Messina (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/messi

        
        The Culture of Peace Alliance trains youth in the ways of Kingian nonviolence
          
            by Irene Messina
          
          
          
            Woken up in the middle of the night by two people fighting outside of ... read more

2010-11-20 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 20 2010\
Shop by Personality Type (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/shop-

        
        Pigeonhole your loved ones into categories, and head to these local, independent stores to find that perfect gift
          
            by Anna Mirocha
          
          
          
            Yeah, everybody hates to be labeled ... read more

2010-11-20 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 20 2010\
'Stuff the Bus' event drives up donations for seniors in need (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

2010-11-20 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 20 2010\
Property-tax plan puts onus on homes (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/state-and-regi

PHOENIX — Republican legislative leaders are drawing up plans to
shift property taxes now paid by businesses onto the backs of
homeowners.

2010-11-20 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 20 2010\
Law & Order Briefs (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/crime/ar

Man shot to death at east-side apartment

2010-11-20 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 20 2010\
Separate accidents claim 2 lives (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/crime/ar

Two people were killed in separate crashes southwest of Tucson
Friday morning.

2010-11-20 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 20 2010\
Groups raise funds for Sheriff Joe (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

Two political groups are raising money in a bid to counter
negative perceptions of a powerful Arizona sheriff, urging people
to contribute to help defend the lawman as he faces intense
criticism for h

2010-11-20 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 20 2010\
Lottery (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

Drawings for Friday, Nov. 19

2010-11-20 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 20 2010\
6 service members ride El Tour — in Afghanistan (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

Call it El Tour of Duty.

2010-11-20 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 20 2010\
6 service members ride El Tour - in Afghanistan (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

Call it El Tour of Duty.

2010-11-20 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 20 2010\
Groups raise funds for Sheriff Joe PR (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

Two political groups are raising money in a bid to counter
negative perceptions of a powerful Arizona sheriff, urging people
to contribute to help defend the lawman as he faces intense
criticism for h

2010-11-20 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 20 2010\
Radar van locations (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

The city's two police radar vans are scheduled to snap
photographs of speeders at these locations today, according to the
Tucson Police Department:

2010-11-20 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 20 2010\
Deaths (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

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

2010-11-20 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 20 2010\
Ben's Bells: Woman in need cooks comfort foods for homeless (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/lifestyles/faith-an

The recipient of this ... read more

2010-11-20 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 20 2010\
Developer wants to build snow park near Flagstaff (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

A private developer wants to build a sledding and snow-play area
near Flagstaff.

2010-11-20 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 20 2010\
Family Festival at Reid Park to have many free activities (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

Most anything you can do at midtown's Reid Park will be free at
some point today as part of Tucson Parks and Recreation's fifth
annual Family Festival in the Park.

2010-03-09 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 09 2010\
Slashing The State: The GOP Budget Plan for Arizona Emerges (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        Republican state lawmakers were finally releasing details of their spending plan for the upcoming year earlier this week—and, to no great surprise, the proposals are brutal to anyone who cares about the citizens of the state.
Among the ... read more

2010-03-09 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 09 2010\
Corrections (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

• Tickets to Monday's Moscow State Radio Symphony Orchestra
performance were $32-$68. The price was incorrect in the Star
Savers story Sunday on E8.

2010-03-09 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 09 2010\
Deaths (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

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

2010-03-09 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 09 2010\
He'll fly with Thunderbirds (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

A Tucson dentist who has volunteered ... read more

2010-03-09 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 09 2010\
Spring takes step back with more rain coming (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

Did last week's string of 70 ... read more

2010-03-09 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 09 2010\
Lottery (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

Drawings for Monday, March 8

2010-03-09 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 09 2010\
1 bite already reported; here are tips for safety (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

The "buzzworms" are back - and ... read more

2010-03-09 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 09 2010\
Diamond Children's Medical Center gets a logo (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

2010-03-09 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 09 2010\
Sierra Vistans get a chance to be heard on new F-35 jets (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

Sierra Vista residents will get a last-minute chance to weigh in
on a new fighter jet that could come to Tucson.

2010-03-09 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 09 2010\
Crash kills one person near Arizona-New Mexico state line (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

One person has died in a two-vehicle collision on U.S. Highway
70 near the Arizona-New Mexico state line, according to Arizona
Department of Public Safety.

2009-06-24 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jun 24 2009\
City to close for 5 added days to save some money (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/298345
City Hall and other Tucson facilities will be shut down for five extra business days over the next year so employees can be sent home without pay to help balance the city budget.

2009-06-24 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jun 24 2009\
Remains in fire pit may be those of missing pair (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/298335
A man arrested last week in connection with the 2003 slaying of his sister has confessed to shooting and burning a missing couple, court records show.

2009-06-24 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jun 24 2009\
Both sides claim win in ruling over budget delay (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/298325
PHOENIX — The Arizona Supreme Court found the Legislature in violation of the state constitution Tuesday for refusing to send a budget it approved nearly three weeks ago to Gov. Jan Brewer.

2009-06-24 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jun 24 2009\
Senators OK abortion restrictions (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/298320
PHOENIX — State senators gave final approval Tuesday to new restrictions on the ability of a woman to terminate her pregnancy. That leaves Gov. Jan Brewer's signature the only remaining hurdle to make the changes law.

2009-06-24 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jun 24 2009\
Council: 'Safety initiative' means huge tax hike (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/298334
The City Council warned Tuesday that it will need to ask voters for massive tax increases if a ballot initiative mandating much higher police and fire staffing levels is approved by voters in November.

2009-06-24 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jun 24 2009\
Three indicted in Arivaca deaths (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/298323
Three people suspected of killing a 9-year-old Arivaca girl and her father late last month have been indicted on first-degree murder, robbery and other felony charges.

2009-06-24 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jun 24 2009\
TUSD plans ballot items on tech aid, to offset cuts (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/298352
Taxpayers in the Tucson Unified School District will be asked in November to pony up more dollars to support technology improvements and backfill some of the state cuts that could leave schools unable to pay for librarians, counselors and playground monitors ... read more

2009-06-24 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jun 24 2009\
Rogers submits resignation to district (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/298331
The superintendent of the Tanque Verde Unified School District resigned Tuesday following his arrest last week by federal agents on suspicion that he planned to engage in sexual acts with a boy.

2009-06-24 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jun 24 2009\
US Capitol to display Tucson teen's drawing (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/298319
Amanda Cabrera considered her nana to be a second mother.

2009-06-24 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jun 24 2009\
Radar van locations (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/298313
The city's police radar van is scheduled to snap photographs of speeders at these locations today, according to the Tucson Police Department:

2009-06-24 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jun 24 2009\
Law and Order (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/298309

  Driver hit by bullet expected to survive

2009-06-24 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jun 24 2009\
Fort Huachuca to keep leader for another year (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/298312
  Fort Huachuca to keep leader for another year

2009-06-24 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jun 24 2009\
Mother pleads guilty to abuse in death of son (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/298337
A mother whose 4-year-old son was beaten to death in January 2008 pleaded guilty to child abuse Tuesday and could receive probation or up to 3.75 years in prison.

2009-06-24 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jun 24 2009\
Bill cuts fine for license-plate frames (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/298333
PHOENIX — It won't make those old license-plate frames legal. But the state House voted Tuesday to cut the penalty for having a frame that partially covers the word "Arizona" on state-issued plates.

2009-06-24 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jun 24 2009\
Deaths (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/298304
The deceased are from Tucson unless otherwise noted. Occupations are stated when available.

2009-06-24 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jun 24 2009\
Pinal folks give their community a new name (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/298339
San Tan Valley is the new name for an unincorporated area of Pinal County near the San Tan Mountains.

2009-06-24 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jun 24 2009\
Monsanto critics to screen documentary (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/298296
The public is invited to a free screening of the 2008 documentary film "The World According to Monsanto" on Thursday.

2009-06-24 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jun 24 2009\
Lottery (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/298348
Drawings for Tuesday, June 23

2009-06-24 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jun 24 2009\
Oregon students weed garden (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/298329
Oregon State University students help weed a garden after getting a tour at the Marana Heritage Farm. The students on Tuesday were taking part in a 15-city Hunger in the Homeland Tour aimed at increasing awareness of childhood hunger in the United States ... read more

2009-06-24 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jun 24 2009\
Reader-submitted photo (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/298315
Feeding time for orphaned kitten

2009-06-24 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jun 24 2009\
D-M gate crasher, already in prison, gets 6-year term (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/298314
A 32-year-old man from Nogales, Sonora, was sentenced to six years in prison Monday for running a checkpoint at Davis-Monthan Air Force Base in March 2006.

2009-06-24 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jun 24 2009\
Jimmy's forecast (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/298305
High pressure aloft will remain positioned over the Plains states through Thursday. The southerly flow aloft will continue to increase moisture across Southern Arizona during the week before backing off a bit by the end of the weekend.

2008-10-07 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 07 2008\
Independent Police Auditor 2007 Report (city) http://www.tucsonaz.gov/eoo/pdf/2007ipar
Office of The Independent Police Auditor 2007 Annual Report.

2008-10-07 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 07 2008\
Pressure to drink at college killed Desert View grad, cousin says (citizen-local) http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/98
Before he left Tucson for college in Indiana, Desert View High School graduate Johnny Smith, 18, was often given a hard time by his friends for being a "party pooper."

2008-10-07 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 07 2008\
Denogean: John McCain: poster boy for socialized medicine? (citizen-local) http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/98
Unbelievable. Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin and I share something in common. We don't understand the mind-set of the Washington, D.C., insiders.

2008-10-07 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 07 2008\
Left-turn restrictions at 7 intersections proposed for Grant Road widening (citizen-local) http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/98
Motorists won't be able to turn left at seven major intersections on Grant Road from Oracle to Swan roads if the Grant Road Improvement Plan unveiled Monday is adopted.


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