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2011-04-22 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 22 2011\
Picture This: Having Fun at the Pima County Fair (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
        
The Pima County Fair, back for another round, offers ... read more

2011-04-22 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 22 2011\
Padres Lose Another Close Game, Snap Two-Game Winning Streak (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
        The Tucson Padres lost another close one tonight, although Anthony Rizzo, who is batting .436 on the season, smashed another home run in the ninth inning. Tim Hagerty of the Padres has the details:
Anthony Rizzo’s fifth ... read more

2011-04-22 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 22 2011\
Picture This: Rides Galore at the Pima County Fair (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
        
It's the Pima County Fair's last weekend. That means you have ... read more

2011-04-22 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 22 2011\
Prescott Offers A Cool Getaway for Easter Weekend (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
        
Photos and Story by Michelle Weiss
Prescott, Ariz. — Despite having a listed population of 40,000, Prescott maintains a small town charm that draws in the visitors, coupled with the scenic views that greet yearly visitors ... read more

2011-04-22 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 22 2011\
Meghan McCain Interviews Trump, Shows That She's a Nitwit (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
        
There’s a great episode of The Simpsons where Mr. Burns decides to run for mayor and, as a campaign stunt, has dinner at the Simpsons’ house in front of TV cameras.
The entire thing is, of course, completely choreographed ... read more

2011-04-22 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 22 2011\
Funny Movie Reminds Me of Wildly Unfunny Event (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
        More 30 Minutes or Less Videos
There are a number of things I like very much about the trailer for 30 Minutes or Less: I like the cast, especially Aziz Ansari and Danny McBride, I liked Zombieland a lot, etc.
However, the minute ... read more

2011-04-22 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 22 2011\
Only on the Internet: A Waffle House Foursquare Leaderboard (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
        
The internet seemingly exists to create ... read more

2011-04-22 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 22 2011\
Polls Show Majority of Americans Support Gay Marriage (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
        Poll analyzing wunderkind Nate Silver looks at the numbers for his New York Times blog:
A poll from CNN this week is the latest to show a majority of Americans in favor of same-sex marriage, with 51 percent saying that marriages ... read more

2011-04-22 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 22 2011\
Asta: In It To Win It (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
        
After getting responses from his first TV (which you can watch above), Republican Ron Asta says he's staying in the mayor's race. Here's the email from him:I'm continuing my campaign for Mayor because Tucson needs leadership ... read more

2011-04-22 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 22 2011\
If You Needed Another Reason to Hate ASU... (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
        Can you imagine how terrible ASU will be when the budget cuts kick in? Will they even bother hiring teachers?…
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2011-04-22 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 22 2011\
Beastie Boys' New Video: Great or Greatest Ever? (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
        Beastie Boys - Make Some Noise - Free Music Videos - Top Songs
The triumphant return of the Beastie Boys? Call backs to the "Fight For Your Right To Party" video?…
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2011-04-22 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 22 2011\
Russell Pearce: Still Hasn't Provided Fiesta Bowl Receipts (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
        
I'm glad Channel 12 in Phoenix is staying on top of this story, partially because I think Russell Pearce has gotten somewhat of a free pass from the bigger media outlets up there for awhile. Senator Pearce, now that the legislature ... read more

2011-04-22 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 22 2011\
Dear Tucson Padres, Please Bring the Goat Herding Monkey Guy to Town (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
        
I'm actually a pretty big baseball fan, so I'm likely to head out to Kino Stadium a few times this year, but even baseball haters would likely buy a ticket to see dog-riding monkeys herding goats, right? Introducing Team Ghost ... read more

2011-04-22 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 22 2011\
Barack Obama Praises Gabrielle Giffords for the Time 100 (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
        There's a lot to grumble about with the Time 100 - Blake Lively was great in The Town, but I think Mohamed Bouazizi's self martyrdom that kicked off the Tunisian revolution and the Arab Spring in general might have been slightly ... read more

2011-04-22 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 22 2011\
RIP, Tim Hetherington (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
        Diary (2010) from Tim Hetherington on Vimeo.
Tim Hetherington, conflict photographer and Academy Award nominee for last year's Restrepo, was killed while on assignment in Libya yesterday, along with Chris Hondros, a photographer ... read more

2011-04-22 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 22 2011\
Oro Valley votes to scrap Coyote Run transit service (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/northwes

The Oro Valley Town Council has voted to discontinue its
town-operated Coyote Run transit service, saving the town more than
$200,000 in 2011-12 and eliminating 13 jobs.

2011-04-22 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 22 2011\
Neighborhood Briefs (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

EAST SIDE

2011-04-22 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 22 2011\
Congress St. detour expanded to include pedestrians, cyclists (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

Traffic restrictions have expanded to include walkers and
bicycle riders on West Congress Street near the Santa Rita River
Park due to a waterline rupture.

2011-04-22 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 22 2011\
Brewer asks court to toss suit vs. 'Day of Prayer' (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

PHOENIX - Gov. Jan Brewer on Thursday asked a federal judge to
throw out a lawsuit by a group of Arizona atheists seeking to stop
her from declaring a "Day of Prayer."

2011-04-22 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 22 2011\
On to victory! (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

On StarNet: See more ... read more

2011-04-22 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 22 2011\
Massive funeral set in Sierra Vista for 18 long-deceased vets (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

A massive military funeral is set to take place in Southern
Arizona Monday to honor a group of veterans that time forgot.

2011-04-22 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 22 2011\
Tribe, developer in battle over Canyon Skywalk (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

HUALAPAI INDIAN RESERVATION - They come from as far away as
Australia, China and Ireland to walk on a glass bridge that extends
from the rim of the Grand Canyon.

2011-04-22 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 22 2011\
World's 100 most influential include Giffords, says Time (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

U.S. Rep. Gabrielle ... read more

2011-04-22 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 22 2011\
Lottery (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

Drawings for Thursday, April 21

2011-04-22 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 22 2011\
Fire danger is high; practice caution during Easter weekend camping trips (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

Unless campers want the Easter bunny to hotfoot it on his egg
deliveries Sunday, they'd better make sure their cooking fires are
out in state parks and national forests this weekend.

2011-04-22 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 22 2011\
Motorcyclist killed in crash on Tucson's southeast side (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

A man was killed Thursday afternoon in a collision between a
motorcycle and a car, authorities said.

2011-04-22 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 22 2011\
Congress St. water-line repairs to be completed April 29 (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

Traffic restrictions have expanded to include walkers and
bicycle riders on West Congress Street near the Santa Rita River
Park due to a water-line rupture.

2010-08-09 \Tucson\News\Daily\Aug 09 2010\
Bus Strike Ends; Service Resumes Monday (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        The bus strike is over, and normal bus service resumes Monday, Aug. 9.
This press release from Sun Tran has the details:
SUN TRAN AND TEAMSTERS APPROVE CONTRACTStrike ends, regular bus service resumes Monday, August 9
TUCSON, Ariz. — Sun ... read more

2010-08-09 \Tucson\News\Daily\Aug 09 2010\
Election 2010: AG Candidates Debate on Arizona Illustrated (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
Tom Horne and Andrew Thomas, the Republican candidates for Arizona attorney general, debated on Arizona Illustrated on Friday, Aug. 5. This has been one of the most brutal of the GOP primaries this year, with Horne saying that Thomas has abused ... read more

2010-08-09 \Tucson\News\Daily\Aug 09 2010\
Tucson Oddity: Restore them? Sell? Phone booths a bit of a hard call (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

Phone booths aren't ... read more

2010-08-09 \Tucson\News\Daily\Aug 09 2010\
Lottery (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

Drawings for Saturday, Aug. 7

2010-08-09 \Tucson\News\Daily\Aug 09 2010\
Deadly Va. crash could further stoke immigration debate (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/border/a

WASHINGTON - In Arizona ... read more

2010-08-09 \Tucson\News\Daily\Aug 09 2010\
Weeklong Sun Tran strike ends (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

The full fleet of Sun ... read more

2010-08-09 \Tucson\News\Daily\Aug 09 2010\
UA-linked research points to possible cancer 'marker' (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

A group that includes ... read more

2010-08-09 \Tucson\News\Daily\Aug 09 2010\
Bus strike ends; service to resume normal schedule Monday morning (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

The week-old strike by Sun Tran employees that had public-transit users scrambling for alternative modes of transportation is over, officials say, and buses will resume regularly scheduled services Mo

2009-11-26 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 26 2009\
Beat H1N1: How about a salute as a greeting? (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/319040
Those gathering with loved ones today might consider avoiding Grandma's embrace, state health officials say.

2009-11-26 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 26 2009\
Educators in the running for Rodel Exemplary Teacher award, $10K (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/319067
Three local educators will be honored this year as exemplary teachers.

2009-11-26 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 26 2009\
Neighbors count on votes for playground grant (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/319065
Residents of midtown's La Madera neighborhood need some votes  — more than 60,000 of them — to secure a $10,000 grant to improve La Madera Park.

2009-11-26 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 26 2009\
$8M sought in woman's fiery I-10 death (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/319063
The family of a Tucson woman who died in the back seat of a state police cruiser that exploded when hit by another motorist going more than 110 mph has filed an $8 million claim against the state.

2009-11-26 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 26 2009\
State IDs MVD sites that will close due to cutbacks (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/319086
PHOENIX — Motorists in several Arizona communities will soon find themselves without a Motor Vehicle Division office.

2009-11-26 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 26 2009\
Life stories : 'Birdman' had passion for avian husbandry (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/319062
Leon C. Ewer was known as "The Birdman" to flocks of children in Southern Arizona.

2009-11-26 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 26 2009\
Hein pleads not guilty to 2 DUI charges (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/319066
Former Tucson City Manager Mike Hein has been charged with misdemeanor driving under the influence and extreme DUI related to his September arrest in Oro Valley.

2009-11-26 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 26 2009\
Corrections (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/319052
• The last name of Catalina Foothills goalkeeper Nick Kimbriel was misspelled in a boys soccer box score Tuesday on B5. The wrong keeper was also listed. Foothills' freshman Cameron Rivera was in the goal.

2009-11-26 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 26 2009\
Documents: 2 fatal stabbings followed argument about drugs (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/319087
A man found dead at a north-side apartment last month was reportedly in a drug-related argument before he and a woman were killed, according to court documents.

2009-11-26 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 26 2009\
City man guilty of murder in '08 strangling (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/319080
A Tucson man accused of strangling his girlfriend in August 2008 was convicted of first-degree murder Wednesday and faces a potential life sentence.

2009-11-26 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 26 2009\
Florist offers 12 free roses to Saturday blood donors (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/319079
An annual blood drive set for Saturday will offer a dozen roses to each person who attempts to donate.

2009-11-26 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 26 2009\
After retrial, killing convict again sentenced to 20 years (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/319077
A Tucson resident was re-sentenced to 20 years in prison Tuesday in the December 2006 slaying of a man outside the Bum Steer nightclub.

2009-11-26 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 26 2009\
Woman who killed son gets life sentence (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/319075
A Tucson woman who stabbed her son to death in July 2008 was sentenced to a no-parole life sentence Wednesday in Pima County Superior Court.

2009-11-26 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 26 2009\
Today through Jan. 1, cops will beef up patrols for DUI (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/319074
The holiday season between Thanksgiving and New Year's Day is one marked by family gatherings, gift giving and overeating.

2009-11-26 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 26 2009\
Law and Order: Warrant is issued for missing SV man (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/319088
An arrest warrant has been issued for a Sierra Vista man who failed to show up for his sentencing Tuesday on federal child pornography charges.

2009-11-26 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 26 2009\
Volunteers will collect old electronics Saturday (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/319085
Tucson Clean & Beautiful, American Retroworks West and the Speedway Landfill will coordinate an electronics collection from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday at the Speedway Landfill, 7301 E. Speedway.

2009-11-26 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 26 2009\
Services affected by Thanksgiving holiday (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/319081
  City garbage and recycling

2009-11-26 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 26 2009\
What's happening (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/318834

  Business

2009-11-26 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 26 2009\
One day left to enter contest (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/318848
We want to know, in 300 words or less, why someone you know deserves an office-supply bounty that includes highlighter pens, a pencil box, writing tablet, memo pads, three-hole punch and much more, compliments of CVS/pharmacy. The winning entry will be ... read more

2009-11-26 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 26 2009\
Police Reports (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/318724

  MARANA

2009-11-26 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 26 2009\
St. Philip's plans annual candlelit service, supper (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/318714
The 17th annual Advent Festival of Lights will be at 7 p.m. Dec. 3 at St. Philip's in the Hills Episcopal Church, 4440 N. Campbell Ave.

2009-11-26 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 26 2009\
Church hosts sale of Mexican pottery (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/318829
Members of the Unitarian Universalist Church of Tucson joined guests at a pottery sale in the church's courtyard after services Sunday.

2009-11-26 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 26 2009\
St. Philip's marks Scottish custom (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/318824
Bagpipes played Sunday after communion at St. Philip's in the Hills Episcopal Church as people took tartans — also known as a Scottish family's plaid — to the altar to be blessed by the priest.

2009-11-26 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 26 2009\
Program lets students soar (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/318855
Make the bed, check.

2009-11-26 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 26 2009\
Drama students take the stage (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/318847
Today they are likely feeling thankful — and perhaps a little triumphant — that they made it through.

2010-08-09 Bus Strike Ends; Service Resumes Monday (weekly)
http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/archives/2010/08/08/bus-strike-ends-service-resumes-monday

        

The bus strike is over, and normal bus service resumes Monday, Aug. 9.


This press release from Sun Tran has the details:


SUN TRAN AND TEAMSTERS APPROVE CONTRACT
Strike ends, regular bus service resumes Monday, August 9


TUCSON, Ariz. — Sun Tran and Teamsters Local 104 have officially agreed to a two-year agreement, and union membership ratified the contract this afternoon with a vote of 250 to 76.  Acceptance of this new contract ends a seven-day walkout and restores regularly scheduled bus service to the Tucson region on Monday, August 9.


Sun Tran General Manager Katrina Heineking and Teamsters 104 Principal Executive Officer Andy Marshall each expressed appreciation and relief that vital transportation services will return in ...read more...

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2010-08-09 Bus strike ends; service to resume normal schedule Monday morning (starnet-local)
http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_0547984e-a34d-11df-8b47-001cc4c002e0.html

The week-old strike by Sun Tran employees that had public-transit users scrambling for alternative modes of transportation is over, officials say, and buses will resume regularly scheduled services Mo
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2010-08-09 Deadly Va. crash could further stoke immigration debate (starnet-local)
http://azstarnet.com/news/local/border/article_f0ecb3fd-6eaf-5403-850a-9402fcdf82d7.html

WASHINGTON - In Arizona, the shooting death of a rancher blew
the lid off simmering anger over border security and helped to
solidify support for the state's controversial new immigration law.
A simil
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2010-08-09 Election 2010: AG Candidates Debate on Arizona Illustrated (weekly)
http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/archives/2010/08/08/election-2010-ag-candidates-debate-on-arizona-illustrated

        

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2010-08-09 Lottery (starnet-local)
http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_0304c0c8-f6e5-50b1-8b49-14b594da25d4.html

Drawings for Saturday, Aug. 7

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2010-08-09 Tucson Oddity: Restore them? Sell? Phone booths a bit of a hard call (starnet-local)
http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_39a826a3-f8c8-5142-a769-8bd13aeaa726.html

Phone booths aren't easy to find in this day and age. So that's
why it's a shock to drive by the Casa del Arroyo apartment complex,
at North Norris Avenue and East Seventh Street, and see giant
versio
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2010-08-09 UA-linked research points to possible cancer 'marker' (starnet-local)
http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_90ac4f79-fc7c-5aa1-ac4b-d20d1cb9e5fa.html

A group that includes a local researcher is one step closer to understanding how cancer cells work. The group studied 200 breast-cancer-tissue samples provided by Nhan Tran, a UA graduate and associat
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2010-08-09 Weeklong Sun Tran strike ends (starnet-local)
http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_7077ed9e-eafd-56d2-a385-0164010eaa51.html

The full fleet of Sun Tran buses is rolling out again this
morning - seven days after workers went on strike and left the
transit system limping along at a fraction of its capacity.

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