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2011-03-07 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 07 2011\
Vogt Launches Campaign Against Democrat Shirley Scott (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
        Democrat Shirley Scott has a new opponent in her campaign for a fifth term representing the eastside’s Ward 4: Tyler Vogt, brother of state Rep. Ted Vogt, has filed paperwork for a City Council run on the Republican ticket ... read more

2011-03-07 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 07 2011\
Lottery (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

Drawings for Saturday, March 5

2011-03-07 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 07 2011\
Odyssey of Mind teams head for state finals (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

Dozens of Tucson-area teams will compete in the Odyssey of the
Mind state finals March 19 at Canyon del Oro High School.

2011-03-07 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 07 2011\
Ancient grinding holes offer hard clues to past (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

One day - maybe eight ... read more

2011-03-07 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 07 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:

2010-06-24 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jun 24 2010\
Tea for Three (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/tea-f

        
        The GOP candidates in CD8 talk about illegal immigration, fiscal reform and the Rosemont Mine
          
            by Jim Nintzel
          
          
          
            Three of the five Republican candidates hoping to take on ... read more

2010-06-24 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jun 24 2010\
Musical Chemistry (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/music

        
        by Adam Lehrer
          
          
          
            Musical styles and genres coalesce when Tucson musicians Michael Lich and Robert Matheson perform together as the Ironwood Duo. The two have been playing together for five years ... read more

2010-06-24 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jun 24 2010\
The Skinny (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/the-s

        
        Did Jesse Kelly’s team try to talk Brian Miller into dropping out of the Congressional District 8 race? … state Sen. Al Melvin turns down Democratic challenger Cheryl Cage’s call for debates … another lousy downtown deal … and more ... read more

2010-06-24 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jun 24 2010\
Flying Lotus: Cosmogramma (Warp) (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/flyin

        
        by Gene Armstrong
          
          
          
            Listeners in search of conventional song structure immediately will be drawn to "... And the World Laughs With You," which features the vocals of Radiohead's Thom Yorke. ... read more

2010-06-24 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jun 24 2010\
Top Ten in Music (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/top-t

        
        The 17th St. Guitar and World Music Store top sales for the week
          
          
          
            The 17th St. Guitar and World Music Store top sales for the week ending June 18, 2010 1. Bettye LaVette Interpretations: The ... read more

2010-06-24 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jun 24 2010\
K. Rat (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/k-rat

        
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2010-06-24 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jun 24 2010\
Paying for the Great Outdoors (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/payin

        
        Thanks to support from towns and companies, most of Arizona's state parks remain open—at least for now
          
            by Samantha Ferrell
          
          
          
            Men in blue-and-gray uniforms line up ... read more

2010-06-24 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jun 24 2010\
Real Filmmakers (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/real-

        
        'Best Worst Movie' entertains—and makes one think about the nature of art
          
            by James DiGiovanna
          
          
          
            There are lots of bad ideas for movies, but usually, films are bad ... read more

2010-06-24 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jun 24 2010\
Police Dispatch (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/polic

        
        Spilled cake: sign of the apocalypse; crackheads in a candy store
          
            by Anna Mirocha
          
          
          
            SPILLED CAKE: SIGN OF THE APOCALYPSE NORTH LA CAÑADA DRIVE MAY 29, 9 P.M. A ... read more

2010-06-24 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jun 24 2010\
Now Showing at Home (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/now-s

        
        Mystery Train; Avatar: The Last Airbender: The Complete Book 1 (Collector's Edition); The Crazies
          
            by Bob Grimm
          
          
          
            Mystery Train CRITERION MOVIE B- SPECIAL FEATURES B DVD ... read more

2010-06-24 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jun 24 2010\
Red Meat (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/red-m

        
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2010-06-24 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jun 24 2010\
Danehy (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/daneh

        
        Mourning the loss of two men who were legends in their fields
          
            by Tom Danehy
          
          
          
            When you're on the downward slope of life, the deaths keep coming at you with numbing regularity ... read more

2010-06-24 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jun 24 2010\
Going Rogue (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/going

        
        Tom Cruise is great in this entertaining if insubstantial flick
          
            by Bob Grimm
          
          
          
            Tom Cruise plays what amounts to a comic version of Mission: Impossible's Ethan Hunt in ... read more

2010-06-24 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jun 24 2010\
Soundbites (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/sound

        
        R.I.P.; a pro-Mexico reminder; poems + music = awesome!; Fish Karma: one night only; metal and wine.
          
            by Stephen Seigel
          
          
          
            R.I.P. I just learned that Jake Bergeron has passed ... read more

2010-06-24 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jun 24 2010\
Nine Questions (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/nine-

        
        Tracy Shedd
          
            by Kristine Peashock
          
          
          
            Multi-instrumentalist Tracy Shedd was raised in a music-friendly home, complete with piano lessons and a public-address system in the ... read more

2010-06-24 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jun 24 2010\
Random Shots (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/rando

        
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2010-06-24 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jun 24 2010\
Time to Cut Loose (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/time-

        
        Tucsonans get a chance to see what they missed the first time around with Harlem
          
            by Stephen Seigel
          
          
          
            Listen, I like Bob Dylan as much as anyone. The guy's the greatest ... read more

2010-06-24 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jun 24 2010\
Two Characters Times Two (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/two-c

        
        Rogue's 'The Four of Us' plays with the lives of two real-life literary figures
          
            by Nathan Christensen
          
          
          
            I'm still pondering an unanswered question after watching The Four ... read more

2010-06-24 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jun 24 2010\
City Week (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/city-

        
        Science Saturdays; "Movie Spoof Spectacular, Part Deux: A 48-Hour Film Challenge Public Screening and Awards Extravaganza"; "Art, Music and Salsa Under the Stars"; Tucson Lindy Hop
          
            by Adam Lehrer ... read more

2010-06-24 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jun 24 2010\
T Q&A (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/t-qan

        
        Eddie Pain
          
            by Mari Herreras
          
          
          
            Meet Eddie Pain, the winner of a local bartender competition sponsored by Bombay Sapphire and GQ; he beat 32 other bartenders from Tucson ... read more

2010-06-24 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jun 24 2010\
A Tucson Checkup (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/a-tuc

        
        New data shows that the health of Pima County residents is decidedly mixed
          
            by Dave Devine
          
          
          
            For the past year, residents of Pima County—like all Americans&mdash ... read more

2010-06-24 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jun 24 2010\
Pretty but Shallow (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/prett

        
        A Steak in the Neighborhood is chic, fun and quite formulaic
          
            by Jimmy Boegle
          
          
          
            The downtown cuisine scene is in the midst of a nice little renaissance. Restaurants like ... read more

2010-06-24 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jun 24 2010\
Honoring a Native Son (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/honor

        
        TMA's David Tineo retrospective proves the renowned artist is far more than a mere muralist
          
            by Margaret Regan
          
          
          
            Way back in 1992, a giant traveling show of Chicano art ... read more

2010-06-24 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jun 24 2010\
Live (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/live/

        
        Cornelius F. Van Stafrin III, Tärr, Glenn Weyent
          
            by Billups Allen
          
          
          
            CORNELIUS F. VAN STAFRIN III, TÄRR, GLENN WEYANT SOLAR CULTURE GALLERY Sunday, June 20 Three ... read more

2010-06-24 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jun 24 2010\
Ask a Mexican! (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/ask-a

        
        by Gustavo Arellano
          
          
          
            Dear Mexican: Why do the Mexicans HATE American soccer and HATE Landon Donovan? Uncle Sam's Army Brat Dear Gabacho: Because Mexicans hate Americans—DUH! Geez, this ... read more

2009-10-11 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 11 2009\
Neighbors Briefs (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/312724

  
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2009-10-11 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 11 2009\
Planned mine eyes ways to dig, rehab area at same time (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/312703
The goal: design one of the country's largest copper mines to blend seamlessly into a series of fingerlike ridges descending from the Santa Rita Mountains — while pulling 220 million pounds of ore from those mountains annually.

2009-10-11 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 11 2009\
Rally seeks new direction for US (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/312769
They came with signs, T-shirts and petitions expressing skepticism, fear and anger.

2009-10-11 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 11 2009\
Social-media sites on Web find niche in college classes (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/312720
Social-media Web sites aren't just for fun anymore — they've become homework for some local college students.

2009-10-11 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 11 2009\
Prop. 200 a lot more involved than it may seem (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/312746
Proposition 200, the public-safety initiative, is rapidly becoming the most hotly debated item on the Nov. 3 city ballot. Feeling safer is like apple pie — who could be against it? But it comes with a cost, and there are questions about how much safer ... read more

2009-10-11 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 11 2009\
Star staffers garner top awards in state contest (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/312741
Arizona Daily Star journalists Dean Knuth and Rob O'Dell won the top awards for daily newspapers in the 2009 Better Newspapers Contest, presented jointly by the Arizona Newspapers Association and the Arizona Associated Press Managing Editors.

2009-10-11 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 11 2009\
Woman, 38, who died at sweat lodge had been in 'top shape' (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/312740
A 38-year-old New York woman who died after sitting in a sauna-like sweat lodge at a scenic Arizona resort was an avid surfer and hiker who was "in top shape," took self-improvement seriously and had a passion for art, a family spokesman said.

2009-10-11 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 11 2009\
Political notebook : Polygraph derails apparent 'gotcha' involving lobbyist (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/312737
It's not often that a madam's little black book ends up on the Internet.

2009-10-11 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 11 2009\
Suit filed over crash of ski bus in Utah (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/312770
PHOENIX — Victims and family members of those who survived a ski-bus crash in southwestern Utah in January 2008 are suing in hope of bringing about changes in safety standards for motor- coach carriers.

2009-10-11 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 11 2009\
Radar van locations (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/312716
The city's police radar van is scheduled to snap photographs of speeders at these locations this week, according to the Tucson Police Department:

2009-10-11 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 11 2009\
Man threatens bloodshed in bar; transient is held (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/312771
APACHE JUNCTION — A transient who entered a bar with two assault rifles and threatened to kill everyone inside has been charged with felonies, authorities say.

2009-10-11 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 11 2009\
Services affected by Columbus day (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/312749
City garbage and recycling

2009-10-11 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 11 2009\
Woman in deadly wreck faces more time in assault (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/312745
A Tucson woman already serving six years in prison for her part in a fatal accident could face additional prison time after pleading guilty Friday to kicking a jail employee.

2009-10-11 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 11 2009\
Tucson Meet Yourself concludes today (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/312725
Today is the final day for Tucson Meet Yourself, an annual free festival that showcases Tucson's diversity.

2009-10-11 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 11 2009\
To ex-mercenary, Shawna Forde 'was just a pain' (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/312764
He was a U.S. Marine who later became a mercenary at flash points around the world.

2009-10-11 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 11 2009\
Neto's Tucson : (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/312762
For Nellie Bustillos and Gloria Limón, it's déjà vu all over again, as a noted baseball philosopher was said to have lamented.

2009-10-11 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 11 2009\
Prop. 400 lets city spend the revenue it gets (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/312760
Lost in the hoopla over police staffing is a quiet little measure to allow the city to spend the revenue it collects.

2009-10-11 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 11 2009\
Drunken driver gets 1 year; crash nearly killed woman (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/312757
A Tucson man who nearly killed another motorist in an alcohol-related, head-on crash was sentenced to one year in prison plus four years' probation Friday in Pima County Superior Court.

2009-10-11 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 11 2009\
Deaths (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/312750
The deceased are from Tucson unless otherwise noted. Occupations are stated when available.

2009-01-24 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 24 2009\
Key lawmaker: Cuts to universities less than $388 million (citizen-local) http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/10
The budget cut to the state university system will be "significantly less" than the $388 million option floated by leaders of legislative appropriations committees last week, one of the leaders said.

2009-01-24 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 24 2009\
Call centers, health-care jobs top openings (citizen-local) http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/10
Who's hiring? Call centers, for one. Health care, for two. And the new Target.com Fulfillment Center is set to start shipping off Internet orders from the Southeast Side in May.

2009-01-24 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 24 2009\
Citizen article prompts TFD to ban recordings of meetings, restrict staff media contact (citizen-local) http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/10
Following a Tucson Citizen article that quoted a recorded conversation about hazing within the Tucson Fire Department, the interim fire chief banned the use of recording devices.

2009-01-24 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 24 2009\
Carlock: Race pales in comparison to gender (citizen-local) http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/10
Editor's note: Judy Carlock reviews the week in news, with her own personal twist.

2009-01-24 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 24 2009\
Kids saddle up for horse farm visit (citizen-local) http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/10
Natalie Bernal-Sierra thinks the horse she was reading to may have smiled at her.

2009-01-24 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 24 2009\
Police: Tucson woman repeatedly stabbed grandmother (citizen-local) http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/10
A Tucson woman is in the Pima County Jail on two aggravated assault charges after she stabbed her grandmother with a knife, Tucson police said.

2009-01-24 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 24 2009\
KidsCare supporters rally at Az Capitol against cuts (citizen-local) http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/10
Those attending a birthday party held outside the state Legislature had one wish when the candles were blown out: Don't cut KidsCare.

2009-01-24 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 24 2009\
TUSD expects $11.6M in tech funds (citizen-local) http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/10
More than $11.6 million in federal technology funding, called eRate funds, held up by a state attorney general's investigation of Tucson Unified School District, may be released to the district soon.

2009-01-24 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 24 2009\
City expects sales tax losses to continue (citizen-local) http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/10
Tucson finance officials expect a drop in sales tax next fiscal year twice as large as the average projected by a group of Arizona economy experts.

2009-01-24 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 24 2009\
Experts: Climate change disasters to hit Arizona hard (citizen-local) http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/10
As climate change sweeps across the landscape of the Southwest, Arizona will take a hefty hit from what one expert calls "disaster justice."

2009-01-24 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 24 2009\
Feds seize drugs at border (citizen-local) http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/10
U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers in Nogales seized $617,000 worth of narcotics Thursday in three separate incidents and arrested four people connected with the drugs.

2007-08-07 $8.5M for crash victim, family (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/195236.php
When Donna McDermott took her seat at Trevor Nelson's trial last March, she hated him.
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2007-08-07 9 charter schools hit with asbestos fines (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/195254.php
Nine Tucson-area charter schools have agreed to pay a combined $67,240 in asbestos-related fines to the Environmental Protection Agency.
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2007-08-07 Activists urge students to opt out of the military (kvoa)
http://www.kvoa.com/global/story.asp?s=6895538

  


PHOENIX -- Activists against military recruitment in high schools are fanning out across the Phoenix area handing out information to students if they want their names taken off military...
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2007-08-07 After new trial, ex-teacher faces up to 34 years in molestations (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/195233.php
Phillip Gregory Speers, a Tucson native and former Catholic school teacher, is once again headed to state prison, though he remains determined to clear his name.
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2007-08-07 Art thou covered? (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/59374.php
A core group on the local arts scene wants to offer Tucson musicians and artists a health-care program matching the most evolved programs in Los Angeles, Chicago and Austin, Texas.
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2007-08-07 Bar owner refuses voluntary interview in discrimination case (kvoa)
http://www.kvoa.com/global/story.asp?s=6895535

  


SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. -- A Scottsdale bar owner named in a discrimination lawsuit has refused to be interviewed voluntarily under oath by the Arizona Attorney General's Office.
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2007-08-07 Border Patrol agent faces murder charge (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/59420.php
BISBEE - A Cochise County judge on Monday ordered a Border Patrol agent to stand trial on a second-degree murder charge in the fatal shooting of an illegal immigrant in January.
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2007-08-07 Border agent's first-degree count is tossed (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/195250.php
BISBEE — A judge dismissed first-degree murder charges against a Border Patrol agent in the shooting death of a Mexican man near the border but ordered him to stand trial on counts of second-degree murder, manslaughter and negligent homicide.
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2007-08-07 Cash-strapped homeowners abandoning expensive houses (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/59371.php
Cash-strapped homeowners are walking away and leaving behind a yard full of weeds, algae covered pools and many other problems for their neighbors and municipal officers.
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2007-08-07 Cell-phone towers getting disguises (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/195244.php
MESA — While the prospect of putting new cell-phone antennas in a neighborhood might draw opposition, two communities in eastern metropolitan Phoenix recently approved construction of new communications towers without any public opposition.
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2007-08-07 Charter schools win a round vs. Horne (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/195247.php
PHOENIX — A judge on Monday questioned whether state officials can tell charter schools what they have to teach and when they have to teach it.
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2007-08-07 City OKs project to control spread of minidorms (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/59446.php
The City Council gave unanimous approval Monday to a pilot project that could regulate in-fill development in 22 neighborhoods surrounding the University of Arizona.
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2007-08-07 City council OKs $130M for UA science center, museum (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/59444.php
The City Council on Monday formally acknowledged that $130 million in city Rio Nuevo funds will be dedicated to building the University of Arizona Science Center and adjoining Arizona State Museum.
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2007-08-07 Council OKs pilot plan to put limits on minidorms (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/195242.php
The City Council gave unanimous approval Monday to a neighborhood preservation zoning overlay plan to help protect Midtown neighborhoods from minidorms, in part by allowing those types of housing elsewhere in the city.
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2007-08-07 Deteriorating abandoned homes no longer confined to slum areas (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/195246.php
PHOENIX — Cash-strapped homeowners are walking away and leaving behind a yard full of weeds, algae-covered pools and many other problems for their neighbors and municipal officers.
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2007-08-07 Dozens of malnourished animals discovered in Pima County (kvoa)
http://www.kvoa.com/global/story.asp?s=6891431
Animal control removed 27 dogs, rabbits, and parakeets from the property. A neighbor is caring for a goat, a donkey and more than 30 pigs.
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2007-08-07 Environmental group puts sky up for adoption (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/59373.php
PHOENIX - A Washington, D.C.-based environmental advocacy group is organizing an online petition drive aimed at pressuring the Environmental Protection Agency to add more stringent rules for clean air standards.
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2007-08-07 Flash flood fear forces Sabino Canyon closure (kvoa)
http://www.kvoa.com/global/story.asp?s=6894243
As the rains fell in the Catalina Mountains, the water gushed down into Sabino canyon. "During the monsoon season this can happen just about anywhere."
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2007-08-07 Flash flood kills 2 Davis-Monthan employees (kvoa)
http://www.kvoa.com/global/story.asp?s=6891321
The pair had been hiking in Seven Falls when a wall of water overcame their group.
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2007-08-07 Flood victims were lifesavers (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/59419.php
Angela Knoche and Timothy Hahn, swept to their deaths Saturday at Seven Falls in the Sabino Canyon Recreation Area, worked in jobs aimed at saving the lives of others.
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2007-08-07 Group wants stronger EPA standard on cutting ozone (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/59445.php
PHOENIX - A Washington, D.C.-based environmental advocacy group is organizing an online petition drive aimed at pressuring the Environmental Protection Agency to add more stringent rules for clean air standards.
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2007-08-07 Hearing for border agent accused of murder starting (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/59370.php
BISBEE — After nearly a two-month delay, a judge will hear a request from prosecutors for a murder trial for a Border Patrol agent in the fatal shooting of an illegal Mexican immigrant.
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2007-08-07 Help bring a Tucson child abuser to justice (kvoa)
http://www.kvoa.com/global/story.asp?s=6894477
PCSO says one of Robinson's six children was so badly beaten in September 2005, that he couldn't sit down because of a bruise with punctures on his upper right leg.
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2007-08-07 High bacteria level forces closure of Slide Rock (kvoa)
http://www.kvoa.com/global/story.asp?s=6895537

  


PHOENIX -- For the 13th time this season, the state has closed Slide Rock State Park because of high bacteria levels found in water flowing through Oak Creek.
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2007-08-07 Justice courts moving to La Placita (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/195225.php
Pima County Justice Court's civil courtrooms, small-claims courtrooms and some offices are set to move to La Placita Village.
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2007-08-07 Kromko drops write-in bid for mayor (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/195223.php
After joining the mayoral race on Thursday as a Green Party write-in candidate, John Kromko got out of the race Monday.
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2007-08-07 Kromko rules out run for mayor (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/59392.php
Tucson political activist John Kromko has decided he can't win a race for mayor, so he won't run.
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2007-08-07 LOTTERY (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/59443.php
For Aug. 6
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2007-08-07 Man gets 21 years for fatal drive-by shooting (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/59427.php
A Tucson man was sentenced to 21 years in prison for a fatal drive-by shooting.
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2007-08-07 Medical plane crashes, kills 5 (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/59421.php
The Associated Press
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2007-08-07 More time sought for power-plant comments (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/195252.php
Two Colorado Democrats have asked for more time for the public to comment on a proposed power plant in the Four Corners region.
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2007-08-07 Mosquitoes not likely in fresh standing water (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/195227.php
Summer rains mean standing water.
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2007-08-07 Mussels clogging Colorado River (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/195234.php
PHOENIX — A species of mussels that showed up less than eight months ago in Lake Mead and have been showing their strength in numbers are here to stay, wildlife managers said.
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2007-08-07 New program to help those with HIV/AIDS (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/59435.php
The Community Foundation for Southern Arizona is funding a new effort to help people with HIV/AIDS live longer, healthier lives.
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2007-08-07 Nogales Highway to close for track repairs (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/59376.php
Nogales Highway just south of Sahuarita Road will be closed for four days next week to allow crews for Union Pacific Railroad to repair the crossing there.
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2007-08-07 Pet adoption discounts good through August (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/59434.php
About 150 dogs and cats are waiting to be adopted at the Humane Society of Southern Arizona this month.
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2007-08-07 Police seek applicants for youth academy (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/59432.php
The Tucson Police Department is accepting applications for the Teen Citizens' Police Academy until Aug. 29, a news release said.
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2007-08-07 Prestigious Hispanic filmmakers here (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/195219.php
Some of Hollywood's most prestigious Hispanic filmmakers are in Tucson to increase the representation on film and television of Latinos, one of the nation's fastest-growing ethnic groups.
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2007-08-07 Program mentors teen philanthropists (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/59394.php
Young women can give back to the community by becoming part of Unidas, a philanthropy program for girls hosted by the Women's Foundation of Southern Arizona.
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2007-08-07 Pursued van disgorges illegal entrants (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/195251.php
A van filled with about a dozen illegal immigrants heading from Agua Prieta, Mexico, to Phoenix was pursued by a group in a Jeep Cherokee reportedly brandishing handguns Friday outside of Florence, Pinal County authorities said Monday.
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2007-08-07 Putting in flood-alert gauges would be hard (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/59447.php
A stream-flow gauge in the Santa Catalina Mountains might have helped prevent the deaths of two hikers in Bear Canyon on Saturday, but putting in a workable gauge would not be easy, a flood control official said.
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2007-08-07 Rain may stick around (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/195259.php
Monsoon rains are expected to continue today but may not be as strong as Monday's storms that dropped more than 2 inches of rain in some areas of Tucson.
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2007-08-07 Resentencing for killing wife cuts term from life to 16 years (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/195229.php
A Tucson man who was once serving a life sentence for murdering his wife was sentenced to 16 years in prison for the same crime Monday.
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2007-08-07 Sabino Canyon flash flood victim's family mourns (kvoa)
http://www.kvoa.com/global/story.asp?s=6894675
"She was so special. She was never mad never down, always happy. Just a happy kid."
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2007-08-07 School says leave your i-Pod home (kvoa)
http://www.kvoa.com/global/story.asp?s=6895539

  


MESA, Ariz. -- As the new school year begins, one Ahwatukee high school is cracking down on students and their electronic gadgets. Starting Tuesday, iPods, MP3 players, CD...
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2007-08-07 Scientists in Flagstaff help discover new planet (kvoa)
http://www.kvoa.com/global/story.asp?s=6895536

  


PHOENIX -- Scientists at Flagstaff's Lowell Observatory are part of a team that has announced the discovery of the largest-known planet outside our solar system.
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2007-08-07 Stardevant, Ice Man rule at Trials (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/59406.php
Ice Man loves his watermelon.
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2007-08-07 Sunnyside eases shock of freshmen (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/59437.php
It was the last day of summer vacation and the rain was coming down in a steady stream.
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2007-08-07 Survivors of Tucson flood emergency tell their story (kvoa)
http://www.kvoa.com/global/story.asp?s=6894832
Lee had no other choice: he pushed Sharron out the window. "She started hollering, ‘But I can't swim!'"
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2007-08-07 Teen swept away in Oro Valley, swift water rescue (kvoa)
http://www.kvoa.com/global/story.asp?s=6894390
Rescue crews say five teenagers were playing in the wash near Oracle and Tangerine Roads when one of them was swept away by fast moving waters.
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2007-08-07 Tickets to space available; flights will begin in 2009 (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/195253.php
For those who've dreamed of being astronauts, there's good news. A Phoenix-area travel agent is selling tickets to the final frontier.
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2007-08-07 Todd's forecast (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/195226.php
Showers and thunderstorms will linger today ahead of a change in our airflow. A brief drier, southwesterly flow will push our moisture a little bit eastward for midweek. This means our chances for thunderstorms will decrease somewhat for a couple of days before returning in time for the weekend.
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2007-08-07 Tucson Time Capsule: Pieces of the past (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/195157.php
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2007-08-07 Tucson man gets 16 years in wife's murder (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/59430.php
A Tucson man once sentenced to a life term for the shooting death of his wife will  serve 16 years in prison.
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2007-08-07 Tucson man gets 21 years for drive-by manslaughter (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/195228.php
A Tucsonan convicted last month of shooting a 30-year-old man to death outside a bar was sentenced Monday to 21 years in prison.
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2007-08-07 Vail school boosts physical education (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/195238.php
A state grant could help Acacia Elementary's new physical-education program set the standard for other schools.
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