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2011-03-11 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 11 2011\
Epic Meal Time: It Was Fun While It Lasted (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
        When my favorite YouTube gluttony series is set to be featured on Leno, the party is clearly over:
To the short list of Quebecers who have done their thing on the Tonight Show -an impressionist, a pop diva -add a chef whose ... read more

2011-03-11 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 11 2011\
It's Thursday Afternoon. Here's a Destroyer Video. (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
        "Kaputt", from the album of the same name.

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2011-03-11 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 11 2011\
Reminder: Benefit Concert for the Fund for Civility, Respect, and Understanding (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
        Tonight's the Concert for the Fund for Civility, Respect, and Understanding at 6 pm at the TCC, and by all reports from soundcheck, it should be an unforgettable night of music, with each group getting their own time on stage ... read more

2011-03-11 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 11 2011\
It's Hoops Hysteria Time! (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
        
At this time of year, college basketball fever spreads across Tucson and on Sunday, the brackets come out and productivity everywhere takes a nose dive. You know you're going to fill out a bracket, so why not do it through ... read more

2011-03-11 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 11 2011\
It's Might Be a Lot Harder to Ignore Sarah Palin Soon (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
        You know, this makes perfect sense. If you take the love of hunting away, Sarah Palin is nearly the embodiment of what I associate with women who choose to live in Scottsdale.…
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2011-03-11 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 11 2011\
Rep. Ellison's Emotional Testimony (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
        While it seems like it's becoming more popular these days in America to associate Islam with the worst of those who practice (and distort) the faith, I think it makes a little more sense to connect the Muslim faith in this country ... read more

2011-03-11 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 11 2011\
Not Terribly Surprising: Cast Member of "The Wire" Arrested (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
        
Part of what made The Wire such an amazing show was the tension in that some of the actors seems plausibly threatening enough to commit the real life versions of their televised crimes. When Snoop is rattling off information ... read more

2011-03-11 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 11 2011\
Is Today Bundgaard's Last Day as Senate Majority Leader? (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
        James King from the Phoenix New Times seems to think so:
State Senate Majority Leader Scott Bundgaard may have staved off being ousted from his leadership position when he met with Senate Republicans yesterday to explain his ... read more

2011-03-11 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 11 2011\
My New Favorite Tumblr (Until the Next One) (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
        Some athletes have mustaches and beards. A lot of hipsters have facial hair.…
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2011-03-11 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 11 2011\
Superman: America's Superhero Immigrant (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
        The Immigrant Archive Project collects video interviews on the immigrant experience of different folks, including this one below from comic book writer Swifty Lang, who came to the United States from Belgium when he was a toddler ... read more

2011-03-11 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 11 2011\
Random Shots (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/rando

        
        
        
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2011-03-11 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 11 2011\
Reading Tucson (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/readi

        
        
        Views of the Old Pueblo, from the 1870s to the present
            by Renée Downing
            "Tucson ... is a kind of antipodes where they have no winter and where there is nothing to read." —Poet Wallace Stevens ... read more

2011-03-11 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 11 2011\
Guest Commentary (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/guest

        
        
        If we all read more books, the world would be a smarter, more empathetic place
            by Jon Shumaker
            I stopped by Borders on Oracle Road the other day and went in to check out the carnage. The company recently ... read more

2011-03-11 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 11 2011\
Top Ten in Music (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/top-t

        
        
        Toxic Ranch Records' top sales for the week ending March 6, 2011
            
            Toxic Ranch Records' top sales for the week ending March 6, 2011 1.…
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2011-03-11 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 11 2011\
Destined for Lameness (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/desti

        
        
        'The Adjustment Bureau' mixes no-chemistry romance with dull science fiction
            by Bob Grimm
            The Adjustment Bureau has an interesting idea at its core. It's loosely based on a Philip K. Dick short story ... read more

2011-03-11 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 11 2011\
Wandering Spirit (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/wande

        
        
        ASU's Cynthia Hogue is haunted—and inspired—by time spent in New Orleans
            by Jarret Keene
            A poet can always draw inspiration from the city in which she lives, even if only for a brief while ... read more

2011-03-11 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 11 2011\
Basic Needs (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/basic

        
        
        Obama's proposed budget cuts could have a direct effect on Pima County's poorest residents
            by Dave Devine
            In this budget-slashing era, picking on the poor has become a bipartisan endeavor. To make a miniscule ... read more

2011-03-11 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 11 2011\
Lupe Fiasco: Lasers (Atlantic) (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/lupe-

        
        
        by Sean Bottai
            It wouldn't surprise me if the well-publicized story of Lasers' corporate neglect and its subsequent rescue from some Atlantic Vault of Lost Records (hey, Lasers, did you run into Missy Elliott's Block ... read more

2011-03-11 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 11 2011\
Read This (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/read-

        
        
        by Jimmy Boegle
            It's going to be a big weekend for Southern Arizona's lovers of books, writers and all things literary, as the third annual Tucson Festival of Books takes over the University of Arizona campus. Congrats ... read more

2011-03-11 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 11 2011\
Noshing Around (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/noshi

        
        
        The City Frozen Yogurt; Great Outdoors; Burgers and Bikers; I'll Drink to That!; New: Borderlands Brewing Company
            by Adam Borowitz
            The City Frozen Yogurt We found another by-the-ounce frozen-yogurt shop ... read more

2011-03-11 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 11 2011\
T Q&A (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/t-qan

        
        
        Rachel Miller
            by Mari Herreras
            In 2009, while Rachel Miller was spending a year in Italy, she heard that friends involved in Help a Mother Out (www.helpamotherout.org) wanted to find a way to help homeless ... read more

2011-03-11 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 11 2011\
The Storyteller (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/the-s

        
        
        Jane Eppinga tells tales about everything from an Aztec princess to Arizona's museums
            by Dave Devine
            Storytelling is Jane Eppinga's bailiwick. Her numerous books and articles, many on topics of Western ... read more

2011-03-11 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 11 2011\
Stepping Up (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/stepp

        
        
        Major League Baseball pays tribute to the youngest victim of Jan. 8
            by Jim Nintzel
            And then there is 9-year-old Christina-Taylor Green. Christina was an A student, a dancer, a gymnast and a swimmer.&hellip ... read more

2011-03-11 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 11 2011\
Nine Questions (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/nine-

        
        
        Robert Ojeda
            by Kristine Peashock
            Robert Ojeda, director of the Community Food Resource Center at the Community Food Bank, was born and raised in Peru. He moved to the United States at 17 to attend college ... read more

2010-06-28 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jun 28 2010\
Center for Biological Diversity vs. Rosemont Mine (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        The Center for Biological Diversity  monkeywrenches Rosemont Copper:
The Center for Biological Diversity today filed an Endangered Species Act listing petition  seeking protection for two species of talus snails that are threatened by the proposed ... read more

2009-10-15 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 15 2009\
Teacher accused of telling devil tales could be fired (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/313314
A teacher accused of telling his second-grade students frightening tales about the devil is facing dismissal from Miller Elementary School.

2009-10-15 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 15 2009\
Maricopa leaders want F-35 at Luke (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/313339
PHOENIX — Leaders of Maricopa County and 12 cities there launched a campaign Wednesday to make Luke Air Force Base a training site for the yet-to-be-built F-35 joint strike fighter.

2009-10-15 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 15 2009\
Gifts sought to complete gardens of Rio Nuevo (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/313331
The city of Tucson will pass the hat, hoping to rake in as much as $1 million in private donations, to help finish Rio Nuevo's Mission Gardens — the centerpiece of what voters approved 10 years ago.

2009-10-15 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 15 2009\
Injectable H1N1 vaccine is here now (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/313293
Injectable vaccine against the novel 2009 H1N1 virus has begun arriving in Pima County, and providers are administering it to those at highest risk.

2009-10-15 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 15 2009\
Stimulus millions will fill in a lot of blanks in UA finances (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/313334
The University of Arizona has received $141.8 million in federal stimulus money so far.

2009-10-15 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 15 2009\
Brewer faults smog controls (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/313282
PHOENIX — Gov. Jan Brewer is siding with the operators of a major coal-fired power plant who don't want to spend the money to improve visibility at the Grand Canyon and other national parks.

2009-10-15 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 15 2009\
Art museum defends itself against critics of exhibit 3 years ago (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/313341
The Museum of Contemporary Art is defending itself — and in the process City Council incumbents Nina Trasoff and Karin Uhlich — against condemnation for an anatomically explicit exhibit three years ago, as well as for what critics are calling its ... read more

2009-10-15 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 15 2009\
City Council picks Colorado woman as finance director (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/313321
The City Council voted unanimously to hire a new finance director Wednesday, selecting a former official from a Colorado city who has extensive experience with bonds.

2009-10-15 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 15 2009\
ASDB faces painful budget cuts (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/313315
Kelly Hartin-Nichols tried unsuccessfully for two years to teach her hearing-impaired daughter her colors.

2009-10-15 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 15 2009\
Car crash kills 80-year-old female driver (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/313294
An 80-year-old woman died and two others were seriously injured Wednesday when the vehicle they were riding in slammed into a guardrail on West Miracle Mile, officials said.

2009-10-15 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 15 2009\
Sweat-lodge deaths left leader of retreat 'frustrated, confused' (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/313338
The self-help expert who led a spiritual retreat in Arizona where two people died after being overcome in a sweat lodge said the tragedy last week has left him "frustrated and confused."

2009-10-15 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 15 2009\
Funeral services today for Tucson GI (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/313292
A Tucson soldier killed in action in Afghanistan will be buried with military honors today.

2009-10-15 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 15 2009\
Radar van locations (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/313283
The city's police radar van is scheduled to snap photographs of speeders at these locations today, according to the Tucson Police Department:

2009-10-15 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 15 2009\
Inmate admits theft after prison killing; initially faced first-degree murder charge (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/313330
A 32-year-old prison inmate facing the death penalty in the murder of a fellow prisoner pleaded guilty to attempted hindering prosecution in the case Wednesday and agreed to serve three years in prison.

2009-10-15 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 15 2009\
Crimes by illegal crossers show decline (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/313340
Crimes committed by illegal immigrants dropped by 18.5 percent from 2007 to 2008, thanks to law enforcement's hard line against those in the country unlawfully, Maricopa County Attorney Andrew Thomas said this week.

2009-10-15 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 15 2009\
Glassman sets up a committee to examine Senate possibilities (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/313296
City Councilman Rodney Glassman, long rumored to be entertaining a bid for the U.S. Senate, announced the launch of his exploratory campaign Wednesday.

2009-10-15 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 15 2009\
Collision SW of Tucson kills one (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/313350
One person was killed Wednesday night in a two-vehicle collision on Arizona 286, south of Three Points, according to the Arizona Department of Public Safety.

2009-10-15 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 15 2009\
DPS still reviewing June crash (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/313298
More than four months after a fiery crash that left a Tucson mother dead — handcuffed in the back of an Arizona Department of Public Safety patrol car — no arrests have been made and the DPS has yet to forward the case to prosecutors.

2009-10-15 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 15 2009\
Neighbors Briefs (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/313304

  
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2009-10-15 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 15 2009\
Santa Rita principal on leave for 2 weeks; reasons not released (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/313295
A letter has been sent home to parents informing them that Santa Rita High School Principal Jonathan Hanson is on leave.

2009-10-15 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 15 2009\
Jimmy's forecast (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/313299
A dry westerly flow will continue through the weekend as high pressure gets stronger, sending our high temperatures into the mid-90s for the end of the week. A few minor disturbances at the end of the weekend will drop us back into the 80s the first of ... read more

2009-10-15 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 15 2009\
Library information (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/313104

  What's new at the library

2009-10-15 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 15 2009\
Haunting Pistoleros pack a funny punch (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/313093
What's so funny about a phantom terrorizing deputies as they hunt for a notorious outlaw? Just about everything when the Pinnacle Peak Pistoleros are involved.

2009-10-15 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 15 2009\
Meet El Dorado Urgent Care (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/313061
El Dorado Urgent Care, 1400 N. Wilmot Road, Ste. 110,  884-4999, www.eldoradouc.com

2009-10-15 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 15 2009\
What's happening (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/313088

  Book Events

2009-10-15 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 15 2009\
Town tackles social-media policy (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/313103
Marana has a new social-media policy for its employees, and Councilman Jon Post won't have to un-friend Councilwoman Carol McGorray on Facebook because of it.

2009-10-15 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 15 2009\
Police Reports (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/312961

  EAST SIDE

2009-10-15 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 15 2009\
The Foothills Curmudgeon : Snowbirds tend to get into hairy situations (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/312944
It's gone, finally. Chopped, hacked and removed. After four months of robust growth my wife said in no uncertain terms she'd had enough of it. She complained of being scratched by its scraggly branches, likening it to sandpaper but more prickly. "Damn ... read more

2009-10-15 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 15 2009\
'Marquee' jazz concert expected to be a sellout (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/313067
In what has become a marquee event for Oro Valley and the region, the Hilton Tucson El Conquistador Resort will play host to a poolside jazz concert featuring six world-renowned musicians.

2009-10-15 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 15 2009\
School notes (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/313124
  La Cima teacher finalist for Teacher of the Year

2009-10-15 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 15 2009\
community notes (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/312962

  Halloween costume drive for the Giving Tree

2009-10-15 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 15 2009\
St. Philip's popular recital series showcases 'king of instruments' (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/313052
St. Philip's in the Hills Episcopal Church's popular Third Sunday organ recital series, titled "Organ a la Carte," returns for a second season.

2009-10-15 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 15 2009\
In Marana, a new place to play (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/313120
If you're on the edge of your seat waiting for the new district park to open at North Silverbell and North Cortaro roads in Marana, you only have a little longer.

2009-10-15 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 15 2009\
Charity poker party is hoping for full house (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/312941
Mike Wilson, Bill Cox, George Hobeich and the other members of the Angel Men's Club hope to see Tucson go all-in to support the club's Third Annual Texas Hold 'Em Poker Party to benefit St. Elizabeth's Health Center and In My Shoes Inc.

2009-10-15 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 15 2009\
Forum on exercise is next week; RSVP by tomorrow (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/313115
The Northern Pima County Chamber of Commerce Health and Community Resource Committee is sponsoring a forum, "Exercise for the Mind and Body 2/3" from 5:30 to 7 p.m. Wednesday at St Mark's United Methodist Church, 1431 W. Magee. Registration begins at ... read more

2007-08-11 3 men arrested in theft of I-10 construction equipment (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/59816.php
Three men were arrested Thursday and tied to the theft of construction equipment ADOT leased for the Interstate 10 widening project.
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2007-08-11 9/11 survivor-hero will speak at church here (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/59871.php
Hear for yourself Wednesday what happened on Sept. 11, 2001, when the World Trade Center was destroyed and America was changed forever.
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2007-08-11 Authorities say money laundering ring busted (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/59879.php
PHOENIX - Authorities said Friday that they have broken up a money laundering ring run through a shuttle service whose employees sneaked money from Arizona into Mexico for drug and immigrant smugglers.
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2007-08-11 Big adjustments for parents, kids (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/59851.php
"He's our last one," said a sad Stacey Andress Thursday morning as she dropped Colby, 5, off at Copper Creek Elementary School for his first day of kindergarten.
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2007-08-11 Blood Donations (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/195960.php
The American Red Cross will be seeking blood donors at these times and places in the Tucson area next week:
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2007-08-11 Border Patrol agent saves Guatemalan in desert (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/59840.php
A U.S. Border Patrol agent answering a call to an emergency beacon in a remote desert area Thursday found a dying man and saved him, a Border Patrol spokesman said.
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2007-08-11 Break-in, attack net 4.5 years (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/195958.php
A 30-year-old career burglar was sentenced to 4 1/2 years in prison Friday in connection with a December incident involving a Harvard medical school student.
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2007-08-11 Bush administration raising employer fines for illegal hirings (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/59818.php
A crackdown on illegal immigration will have to go forward without help from Congress, the Bush administration said Friday, asserting that an executive-branch-only approach is better than doing nothing.
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2007-08-11 Bush cracks-down on employers with existing immigration laws (kvoa)
http://www.kvoa.com/global/story.asp?s=6917365
On Friday the Bush administration announced a crackdown using current law to make it tougher for employers who hire illegal immigrants.
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2007-08-11 Businesses say feds' plan will be a burden (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/59878.php
PHOENIX - One new approach by the federal government to confront illegal immigration is drawing complaints from some Arizona businesses that believe the change will burden them.
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2007-08-11 Calls 'from VA' a scam seeking personal info (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/195917.php
Authorities are warning the public about possible telephone scams directed at veterans throughout Southern Arizona.
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2007-08-11 Complaints soaring about salon industry (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/59866.php
Mary Wallace, like many women, loves getting her nails done and has been doing so for years.
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2007-08-11 Dead baby's dad in plea bargain (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/195914.php
A Tucson man accused of killing his infant daughter took a plea agreement Friday that guarantees he will be  released from prison in less than three years.
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2007-08-11 Discovery of ancient canals under parkland slowing property sale (kvoa)
http://www.kvoa.com/global/story.asp?s=6918225

  


MESA, Ariz. -- The city's plan to sell park property to the developers of the Waveyard resort has hit a snag after an ancient system of irrigation canals built by the Hohokams has been...
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2007-08-11 Ex-bond adviser for TUSD helping FBI in El Paso probe (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/195940.php
A Texas financial adviser who helped the Tucson Unified School District with its $235 million bond issue is now working with federal officials investigating a public-corruption case in El Paso.
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2007-08-11 Far NW Side I-10 widening starts Sunday (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/59841.php
Another widening project will start on Interstate 10 Sunday, from Tangerine Road north to Pinal Air Park Road in Pinal County.
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2007-08-11 GI comes home to family that nearly lost him to Iraq (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/195955.php
After six surgeries, five months in an Army hospital and countless candles lit in his honor at San Xavier Mission, Spc. Edgar Bustamante Jr. came home on Friday to the family he almost didn't live to see again.
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2007-08-11 Governor bristles at lack of consultation (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/195956.php
PHOENIX — Part of the immigration enforcement proposal unveiled Friday by President Bush would require the cooperation of the state — cooperation it may not be able to provide.
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2007-08-11 Horses, burros being auctioned off in Tombstone (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/195902.php
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2007-08-11 I-10 from Tangerine to Pinal Air Park also under construction (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/195927.php
In the latest change to the Interstate 10 "Which way should I go?" game, the state plans to begin work on another freeway-widening project in Marana this weekend.
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2007-08-11 Immigrant GIs worry about deportation of loved ones (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/59848.php
Yaderlin Jimenez was an illegal immigrant facing deportation. Her husband, a U.S. citizen and soldier, couldn't help her because he was missing after an insurgent attack in Iraq.
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2007-08-11 Just as feared: Mussels spreading here (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/59877.php
PHOENIX - An invasive mussel that made its way west of the Rocky Mountains seven months ago is spreading rapidly, just the scenario feared by officials running water systems supplying millions of people across the Southwest.
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2007-08-11 LOTTERY (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/59885.php
For Aug. 10
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2007-08-11 LULAC cites ex-Tucson Guardsman (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/59850.php
A former Tucsonan serving with the Arizona National Guard in Kuwait has won a national award for her work in the Guard and as a volunteer in Tucson.
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2007-08-11 Lottery (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/195982.php
Drawings for Friday, Aug. 10
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2007-08-11 Man accused of killing infant daughter gets plea deal (kvoa)
http://www.kvoa.com/global/story.asp?s=6918222

  


TUCSON, Ariz. -- A Tucson man accused of killing his infant daughter last year has pleaded guilty to child abuse as part of a plea agreement.
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2007-08-11 Man gets 7-year prison sentence in stolen bank cards case (kvoa)
http://www.kvoa.com/global/story.asp?s=6918221

  


TUCSON, Ariz. -- A Tucson man has been sentenced to seven years in prison for his role in an identity theft ring that bought stolen bank card numbers over the Internet in order to...
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2007-08-11 Man gets prison term for attack on Harvard medical student (kvoa)
http://www.kvoa.com/global/story.asp?s=6918223

  


TUCSON, Ariz. -- A Tucson man has been sentenced to 4 1/2 years in prison in connection with a burglary late last year involving a Harvard medical school student.
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2007-08-11 Man hid drugs in shoes, assaulted officer at Nogales, officials say (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/195941.php

  Arizona Daily Star
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2007-08-11 Man pleads guilty to fatal shooting of friend (kvoa)
http://www.kvoa.com/global/story.asp?s=6918224

  


TUCSON, Ariz. -- A Tucson man faces up to an eight-year prison sentence after pleading guilty to the fatal shooting of a friend last December.
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2007-08-11 Mars lander picks up steam in first course correction (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/59846.php
The University of Arizona's Phoenix Mars Lander spacecraft picked up speed slightly Friday after a successful course correction.
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2007-08-11 McCain cites his early stance against failed war policy (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/59815.php
PORTSMOUTH, N.H. - Presidential hopeful John McCain said Friday he stands apart from his Republican rivals when it comes to Iraq.
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2007-08-11 Monsoons rip through southern Arizona (kvoa)
http://www.kvoa.com/global/story.asp?s=6914842
"To me it sounded like a freight train. It was really loud and it scared us really bad. This is the first time I'd ever seen anything like that."
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2007-08-11 New phone number for info, referral group (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/59872.php
Information & Referral Service, 3130 N. Dodge Blvd., has a new telephone number: 325-2111.
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2007-08-11 Payout pending in suit over Speedway sewer line break (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/59873.php
A settlement is expected in a class-action lawsuit against the city and the county stemming from the rupture of a sewer line near Speedway Boulevard and Grande Avenue in 2002.
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2007-08-11 Police ID three in theft of I-10 road machinery (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/195930.php
Tucson police identified three men Friday who were arrested in connection with the theft of construction machinery used for widening Interstate 10.
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2007-08-11 Political Notebook by Daniel Scarpinato : Phoenix will trash pink granite for light rail (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/195915.php
About 20 years ago, Phoenix officials had what they thought was a bright idea.
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2007-08-11 Pregnant woman goes missing in the desert (kvoa)
http://www.kvoa.com/global/story.asp?s=6914970
It's a bizarre story that authorities started tracking about two weeks ago outside Sasabe.
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2007-08-11 Reaction from Arizona's congressional delegation (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/195947.php
Sen. Jon Kyl, R-Ariz.
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2007-08-11 Sahuarita athletes must pay to play (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/195910.php
When practice began last week for Sahuarita High School's football team, the players who showed up came equipped with shorts, T-shirts, cleats and plenty of liquids.
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2007-08-11 Stars shooting across our skies (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/195913.php
Get ready for a weekend of shooting stars.
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2007-08-11 State moves to increase graduation requirements (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/195971.php
PHOENIX — State education officials took the first steps Friday toward requiring more of students to get a high school diploma.
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2007-08-11 Storm rips across Northwest Side (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/195978.php
A monsoon storm swept through the Northwest Side Friday evening, leaving behind downed power lines, trees and one-inch hail in some locations.
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2007-08-11 Teachers union blasts 1% raise offer (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/59838.php
Tucson Unified School District offered a 1 percent raise to teachers last week, the president of the teachers union said.
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2007-08-11 Teaching future bluegrass performers Lovers of bluegrass pick and grin (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/59837.php
The Desert Bluegrass Association offers a bluegrass workshop every Thursday at the Udall Recreation Center, 7200 E. Tanque Verde Road. Association members are there to help people improve their playing and singing skills.
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2007-08-11 Teen faces 8 years in shooting (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/195931.php
A Tucson teenager who shot and killed a friend at an East Side park is facing up to eight years in prison after entering a guilty plea Friday.
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2007-08-11 Teen's sewing circle works to aid needy (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/195972.php
The recipient of this week's Ben's Bell is Jordan Newhouse, a Tucson teen who started a sewing circle that's helped hundreds of people in Tucson and around the world.
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2007-08-11 Tillman case: 3 reprimands mild (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/59875.php
SAN FRANCISCO - Official reprimands issued to three high-ranking Army officers are only mildly critical of their mistakes after the friendly fire death of Pat Tillman and at times praise the officers.
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2007-08-11 Todd's forecast (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/195934.php
Moisture has increased and will continue to spread more widely across Southeast Arizona this weekend. This southeasterly flow is certainly a more favorable pattern for our area to see more widespread showers and thunderstorms. These storms will primarily be during late afternoons and evenings.
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2007-08-11 Tucson Time Capsule: Schoolkids learn about safety (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/195962.php
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2007-08-11 Tucson man, 21, gets 7 years for identity theft (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/195919.php
A 21-year-old Tucson man was sentenced Friday to seven years in prison for his role in an identity-theft ring that purchased stolen bank-card numbers over the Internet to withdraw more than $1 million from ATMs.
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2007-08-11 Tucson woman held responsible for $1,500 water bill (kvoa)
http://www.kvoa.com/global/story.asp?s=6917529
She says it's impossible; it's enough to fill 10 to 12 swimming pools.
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2007-08-11 Tucsonan dies in Okla. chase (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/195933.php
ELK CITY, Okla. — A fatal crash at the end of a chase resulted in murder and drug charges against the driver of a truck trying to elude an Oklahoma Highway Patrol trooper.
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2007-08-11 Visitors from Europe come to save the Southern Arizona desert (kvoa)
http://www.kvoa.com/global/story.asp?s=6917089
All of our recent rain sure made weeds grow.  Now, volunteers have traveled all the way from Europe to help us get rid of one especially noxious weed: buffelgrass.
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2007-08-11 West Nile is stranger to county so far (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/59829.php
Maricopa County has twice as many human West Nile virus cases than it did last year at this time, while Pima County has yet to see a pool of infected mosquitoes.
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2007-08-11 Woman who died in flash flood is OK in heaven, mourners told (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/195923.php
A broad grin and joyful thumbs-up captured the final moments of Angela Kim Knoche's life, just before a deadly wall of water rushed through Bear Canyon and swept her away.
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2007-08-11 Wounded warrior returns to triumphant reception (kvoa)
http://www.kvoa.com/global/story.asp?s=6917680
"I'm doing a lot better.  I just have a lot of pain in my knee still.  I'm just going to take some time to recover."
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2007-08-11 Yaqui council names new tribal leader (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/195937.php
The Pascua Yaqui tribal council appointed Peter Yucupicio to serve as chairman after ousting former Chairwoman Herminia Frias.
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2007-08-11 more inside (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/195948.php

  
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