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2011-02-27 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 27 2011\
The scoop: Local trainer coaches stars on subtleties of goats (starnet-local)

For the past two weeks, Tucson hosted a star-studded film shoot
of "Goats" - a coming-of-age tale that deals with a friendship
between a teenager and a goat-obsessed pool guy.

2011-02-27 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 27 2011\
Neighbors: Volunteering helps her cope with pain (starnet-local)

In conversation, southeast ... read more

2011-02-27 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 27 2011\
Get involved (starnet-local)

Browse hundreds of volunteer opportunities online at, the Volunteer Center of Southern Arizona's
website. For personalized assistance or more information on any of
the volunteer

2011-02-27 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 27 2011\
Radar van locations (starnet-local)

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

2011-02-27 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 27 2011\
Lottery (starnet-local)

Drawings for Saturday, Feb. 26

2011-02-27 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 27 2011\
Josh Brodesky: Quills honed, poets weigh in on the state of our great state (starnet-local)

This state needs an unpaid poet laureate. A pioneer of prose to
produce sonorous, but never somnolent, sonnets. Iambic insights
into our political parameters, feeding our personal pentameters,

2011-02-27 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 27 2011\
Today's print exclusives: Early results for half-day kindergarten show kids falling behind, plus Greg Hansen (starnet-local)

Halfway into the first year of half-day kindergarten in Arizona,
local districts say kids are falling behind.

2011-02-27 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 27 2011\
UMC doc: ER care may 1 day put some in 'suspended' state (starnet-local)

It sounds like pure science fiction - medically inducing a state
called "suspended animation" in which a person is in between life
and death. But the chief of Tucson's top-level trauma cente

2010-06-16 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jun 16 2010\
Condiment Bandit Caught (weekly)

It wasn't a story in The Onion, but it could have been.
For a year, Boise, Idaho, police ... read more

2010-06-16 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jun 16 2010\
UPDATE: Huppenthal Slap Fest? Not Quite. (weekly)

Earlier, we reported that Blog for Arizona's David Safier broke a story about a student journalist who did a video interview with Republican Senator John Huppenthal here.
Tonight, we found out that not only did the blogger Democratic Diva break ... read more

2010-06-16 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jun 16 2010\
CD8: Kelly Vs. Paton Debate Video (weekly)

The Kelly campaign posts video of the fireworks from yesterday's CD8 debate in Green Valley.
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2010-06-16 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jun 16 2010\
Sen. Aboud Helps Independent Rival Reach Ballot (weekly)

        Green-turned-independent Dave Ewoldt has beaten Democrat-turned-independent Ted Downing’s effort to get him tossed off the November ballot.
Both men are running without party affiliation against Democrat state Sen. Paula Aboud in midtown ... read more

2010-06-16 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jun 16 2010\
Dougherty Launches Huff Po Blog (weekly)

        Democrat John Dougherty, who is running against three other Democrats for the U.S. Senate seat now held by Republican John McCain, launches a Huffington Post blog:
Why would an investigative journalist who made a decent living uncovering one ... read more

2010-06-16 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jun 16 2010\
Pride Week Surprises (weekly)

        Local Pride Week festivities kick off Saturday, June 19, and the Weekly celebrates the occasion with its fourth quarterly Pride issue, out this week.
If you thought the House vote in late May to repeal "Don't Ask, Don't Tell" was a nice pre ... read more

2010-06-16 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jun 16 2010\
Polling Super-Genius Nate Silver on NPR Poll: Dems Have Even Odds of Losing the House (weekly)

        Nate Silver examines today's NPR poll of swing seats such as Arizona's Congressional District 8:Broadly speaking, this poll is consistent with the impression I have had of the House picture for almost a year now, which is that the over/under ... read more

2010-06-16 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jun 16 2010\
Questions About Pinal County Deputy Shooting (weekly)

        Phoenix New Times' Paul Rubin looks into the shooting of Pinal County Sheriff's Deputy Louie Puroll:The DPS investigation raises more questions than it  answers about a scenario that instantly escalated the already tense situation in Arizona ... read more

2010-06-16 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jun 16 2010\
60,000 Barrels a Day (weekly)

CNN bulletin:
Government officials ... read more

2010-06-16 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jun 16 2010\
CD8: NPR Poll Shows Trouble for Democrats Like Giffords (weekly)

        NPR has released an in-depth poll examining voters attitudes in various ... read more

2010-06-16 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jun 16 2010\
CD8: Graf Endorses Jesse Kelly (weekly)

        Republican Jesse Kelly, one of five Republicans running for the chance to take on Democratic incumbent Gabrielle Giffords in CD8, has won the endorsement of former state lawmaker Randy Graf.
“I think Jesse is the most conservative and the ... read more

2009-10-02 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 02 2009\
Arizona's job picture likely will stay bleak (starnet-local)
PHOENIX — Arizona will probably continue to lose jobs for another year, the state Commerce Department predicted Thursday.

2009-10-02 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 02 2009\
Campaign heats up; Tea Party, Dems take off gloves (starnet-local)
The local political scene got a bit hotter this week, just as the unseasonably sweltering temperatures started dropping.

2009-10-02 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 02 2009\
BASIS hosts political odd couple (starnet-local)
The one in the blue tie and the slicked-back pompadour made his name railing against racial injustice.

2009-10-02 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 02 2009\
Break-in nets cash, stereo and the bare bones (starnet-local)
Tucson police are looking for a 6-foot-tall man with a fair complexion, an extremely thin build ... and no skin or hair.

2009-10-02 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 02 2009\
Cyber-attackers hit court's Web pages (starnet-local)
An online attack last weekend added anti-U.S. and anti-Israel messages to some Pima County Superior Court Web pages. Other county departments were apparently hit also, but their pages were secure enough to not be susceptible.

2009-10-02 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 02 2009\
Manning weighs race for attorney general (starnet-local)
PHOENIX — A lawyer best known for his legal battles with Fife Symington, Sheriff Joe Arpaio and Charles Keating is weighing a bid for state attorney general.

2009-10-02 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 02 2009\
Four black students compete for nat'l scholarship (starnet-local)
Four Southern Arizona high school students have been named semifinalists in the 46th annual National Achievement Scholarship Program.

2009-10-02 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 02 2009\
Lawsuit seeks to force AHCCCS to provide incontinence briefs (starnet-local)
PHOENIX — The state's health-care program is illegally denying incontinence briefs to eligible patients who need them, a public-interest law firm is charging.

2009-10-02 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 02 2009\
Parents raising funds to help UA students (starnet-local)
A group of parents at the University of Arizona is supporting some student programs that would otherwise be budget-cut victims, but their donations are down.

2009-10-02 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 02 2009\
Law and Order (starnet-local)

  Cops: Fleeing man rammed patrol car

2009-10-02 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 02 2009\
Police say woman lied when she said she was stabbed (starnet-local)
A woman who claimed she was stabbed in front of her midtown office last month is accused of lying to the police, authorities said.

2009-10-02 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 02 2009\
Former treasurer for police union faces scam charges (starnet-local)
A former Tucson Police Department lieutenant was indicted Thursday on charges related to theft of money and misuse of credit cards from the Tucson Police Officers Association.

2009-10-02 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 02 2009\
Off-duty cop fired upon; 2 men are held (starnet-local)
Two men were arrested Thursday morning, suspected of shooting at an off-duty officer while trying to flee a possible botched convenience store robbery.

2009-10-02 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 02 2009\
Man convicted 2nd time in '06 strip-club killing (starnet-local)
A Pima County jury has again convicted a Tucson man of first-degree murder in a September 2006 slaying outside a local strip club.

2009-10-02 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 02 2009\
Radar van locations (starnet-local)
The city's police radar van is scheduled to snap photographs of speeders at these locations today, according to the Tucson Police Department:

2009-10-02 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 02 2009\
Tucson Time Capsule : Old buildings lost in land-use battle (starnet-local)
It was quite a neighborhood battle over 12 old buildings, including this home photographed on Oct. 2, 1984. The block west of the University of Arizona bounded by East University Boulevard, North Euclid Avenue, East Second Street and North Tyndall Avenue ... read more

2009-10-02 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 02 2009\
Scientist, beauty queen, baker, she was med students' 'mother' (starnet-local)
Vivian Gage knew her way around a petri dish as well as she did a pie pan and a pageant runway.

2009-10-02 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 02 2009\
Arizona won't follow federal lead on texting in government vehicles (starnet-local)
PHOENIX — Arizona will not be following the federal lead in banning government employees from texting while driving taxpayer-owned vehicles, at least not for the time being.

2009-10-02 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 02 2009\
Jimmy's forecast (starnet-local)
I'm still looking for sunshine and upper 80s for today, but we should have a pretty good chance of getting some scattered showers this weekend, especially tomorrow night and Sunday. The rainy weather will drop the daytime highs down to the mid-80s over ... read more

2009-10-02 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 02 2009\
Former Tucson Police Lieutenant Indicted on Felony Charges (kvoa)
News4 has learned that Lt. William Ryberg was indicted today on seven counts.

2009-10-02 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 02 2009\
Shots Fired at Tucson Police Officer (kvoa)
Officials tell us a midtown Tucson Police officer was fired at around 2 o'clock this morning after he saw three people fighting in convenience store parking lot.

2009-01-16 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 16 2009\
Key To Employment Expo For Students &Teachers (city)
More than 1,000 high school students and teachers will be attending the
11th Annual Key To Employment for the 21st Century Exposition.

2009-01-16 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 16 2009\
Goal One (city)
Goal One: Graduate! Poster Contest
Intro Letter and Entry Form (pdf) - Deadline Feb. 27th
Intro Letter and Nomination Form - Deadline Feb. 20th

2009-01-16 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 16 2009\
Nominate an Outstanding Teen Citizen - Deadline Feb. 20 [PDF] (city)
Outstanding Teen Citizen 2009
Intro Letter and Nomination Form - Deadline Feb. 20th

2009-01-16 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 16 2009\
South Tucson judge gets Drum Major Award (citizen-local)
South Tucson Judge Ronald Wilson, who Thursday received the 2009 Drum Major Award, said that he, "like brother Martin," wants to be remembered for his service.

2009-01-16 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 16 2009\
Tucsonans eager to share Obama's big day (citizen-local)
"Thrilled," "proud," "momentous," and "I'll remember it forever" are some of the words Tucsonans are using as they prepare to trek to Washington, D.C., for the inauguration of Barack Obama as the 44th president of the United States.

There's a buzz of ... read more

2009-01-16 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 16 2009\
City takes control of staffing at ailing Fox Theatre (citizen-local)
The city will assume all employee matters Feb. 6 at the Fox Theatre, including laying off half the staff. The move comes as the Fox Tucson Theatre Foundation finds itself with $40,000 in the bank and about $60,000 in monthly expenses

2009-01-16 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 16 2009\
Nearly 40 majors at UA found to produce too few degrees (citizen-local)
University of Arizona deans have been given a report on majors in their colleges that run the risk of elimination due to failing to meet the Arizona Board of Regents guidelines for "productive" programs in terms of degrees produced.

2009-01-16 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 16 2009\
Woman's bail $10,000 in store robberies (citizen-local)
A woman accused, along with her boyfriend, of nine convenience store robberies remains in Pima County Jail on $10,000 bail, according to Justice Court documents.

2009-01-16 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 16 2009\
Cops: Alleged accomplice of teen shot by cops admits burglary (citizen-local)
A teen admitted he broke into a Tucson home Monday, stole "coins" and helped steal a Jeep, according to court documents in the case.

2009-01-16 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 16 2009\
Shelton would donate $50,000 proposed raise to UA (citizen-local)
University of Arizona President Robert N. Shelton's new three-year contract would give him a $50,000 raise this summer if the Arizona Board of Regents approves the contract next week.

2009-01-16 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 16 2009\
Oregon sex offender gets up to 4 years for not registering here (citizen-local)
A convicted sex offender from Oregon may serve nearly four years in federal prison for failing to register in Tucson as a sex offender.

2009-01-16 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 16 2009\
Grant boosts participation in Advanced Placement at Pueblo High (citizen-local)
High expectations and coordination among middle school and high school teachers led to more low-income students taking Advanced Placement courses and passing AP tests, which can translate into college credit.

2009-01-16 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 16 2009\
Shelton blasts GOP's proposed cuts (citizen-local)
The presidents of the University of Arizona and the Arizona Board of Regents called Republican legislators' proposal to cut hundreds of millions of dollars from higher education spending this fiscal year and next "crippling" and "irresponsible" Thursday ... read more

2009-01-16 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 16 2009\
Denogean: Tucsonan did it all planning 3 GOP inaugurations (citizen-local)
Ron and Anne Walker probably would have been invited to Washington, D.C., next week for inaugural events had Arizona Sen. John McCain been elected president.

2009-01-16 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 16 2009\
Fire at Tucson Mountains home deemed arson (citizen-local)
Arson is blamed for an estimated $80,000 in damages to a home in the Tucson Mountains, a fire spokeswoman said Thursday.

2009-01-16 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 16 2009\
Public's help sought to ID woman killed by pickup (citizen-local)
Sheriff's detectives are asking for help identifying a woman hit and killed by a pickup Thursday on the Northwest Side.

2009-01-16 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 16 2009\
Rillito Race Track opens Saturday for perhaps last time (citizen-local)
Rillito Race Track, a fixture of southern Arizona winter entertainment since 1943, opens what is likely to be its last racing season Saturday.

2009-01-16 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 16 2009\
Deaths (citizen-local)
Compiled by Daniela Vizcarra. For information, call 573-4561

2009-01-16 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 16 2009\
Saddle up for Fort Lowell history lecture (citizen-local)
The Old Fort Lowell Neighborhood Association will present a lecture on Sunday by David Faust titled "Fort Lowell: Outpost of the Apache Wars."

2009-01-16 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 16 2009\
Local Martin Luther King Jr. Day and Inauguration events (citizen-local)
• 8-10 a.m.  Martin Luther King Jr. Freedom March. Starts at the University of Arizona mall, near Old Main, 1303 E. University Blvd. Hundreds will march from there to Reid Park's DeMeester Outdoor Performing Center, 1100 S. Randolph Way.

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