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2011-05-18 \Tucson\News\Daily\May 18 2011\
Tonight: Chant Fest (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
        Tonight at 6:30 p.m. at Armory Park Center, 220 S. Fifth Ave., Global Chant will be commemorating their 15th anniversary with Chant Fest.
Chant Fest is a part of World Chant Day, which is a celebration created by Global Chant ... read more

2011-05-18 \Tucson\News\Daily\May 18 2011\
Holy Santa Bologna (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
        Think we have it bad? U.S. Border Patrol agents seized 385 pounds of bologna today from a pickup ... read more

2011-05-18 \Tucson\News\Daily\May 18 2011\
You Should Mark July 26th on Your Calendar (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
        You should go ahead and start planning to be at Club Congress on July 26th to see Ben Sollee. First, he's an amazing cellist, who does amazing and stunning things with the instrument.…
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2011-05-18 \Tucson\News\Daily\May 18 2011\
The Index of Cosby Sweaters You've Been Waiting For (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
        
I have no idea what prompted someone to index the patterns of sweaters worn on The Cosby Show (although ... read more

2011-05-18 \Tucson\News\Daily\May 18 2011\
Roseanne Barr Doesn't Think Much of Television Producers (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
        I watch far too much television, so Roseanne Barr's essay on her experience developing her self-titled program for ABC was always going to be fascinating for me, but even for people with actual lives, her thoughts on the nature ... read more

2011-05-18 \Tucson\News\Daily\May 18 2011\
Oh, Deluded, Unelectable Rick Santorum! (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
        You'd think that the fact that the candidacy of Donald Trump, about whom any number of wildly negative things can be said including just sticking to "reality show star", was taken vastly more seriously than his would be a sign ... read more

2011-05-18 \Tucson\News\Daily\May 18 2011\
Rizzo Homers Twice in T-Pad's Win (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
        
Anthony Rizzo homered twice as the Tucson Padres clobbered the Albuquerque Isotopes. Here are the details ... read more

2011-05-18 \Tucson\News\Daily\May 18 2011\
Forthcoming "Tintin" Movie Might Be Brilliant Or Weird (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
        
In general, motion captured film making is still a little strange - I suppose we have Robert Zemeckis, what's called the Uncanny Valley, and movies like A Christmas Carol to blame for that - but for me, that Peter Jackson and ... read more

2011-05-18 \Tucson\News\Daily\May 18 2011\
Wall Street Journal: Loughner May Not Be Competent To Face Trial in Giffords Attack (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
        The Wall Street Journal speculates that Jared Loughner may not be competent to stand trial for his shooting rampage on Jan. 8:
Two federal court filings Monday in the criminal case of the man accused in the January shooting ... read more

2011-05-18 \Tucson\News\Daily\May 18 2011\
Nogales Mayor Says He Never Said That People Want To "Lynch" Grijalva (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
        Politico reports on a peculiar dust-up involving Congressman Raul Grijalva, Nogales Mayor Arturo Garino and Gabriela Saucedo Mercer, who hopes to challenge Grijalva in 2012:
A southern Arizona border mayor is denying he ever ... read more

2011-05-18 \Tucson\News\Daily\May 18 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:

2011-05-18 \Tucson\News\Daily\May 18 2011\
Correction (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

• A news column Sunday on Page A1 by Josh Brodesky, "I'm now a
cannabis client, and it was easy as p-o-t," incorrectly identified
the age group for most of Arizona's medical marijuana applic

2011-05-18 \Tucson\News\Daily\May 18 2011\
Deaths (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

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

2011-05-18 \Tucson\News\Daily\May 18 2011\
Driver seems unhurt in SUV accident (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/crime/ar

2011-05-18 \Tucson\News\Daily\May 18 2011\
Doctors to place implant in Giffords' skull today (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

HOUSTON - The surgery to replace a piece of U.S. Rep. Gabrielle
Giffords' skull with a plastic implant is scheduled for today.

2011-05-18 \Tucson\News\Daily\May 18 2011\
Cold Case: '85 beating death unsolved despite suspect description (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/crime/ar

By all accounts, Harold ... read more

2011-05-18 \Tucson\News\Daily\May 18 2011\
Area could get a bit of rain today and tomorrow (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

An unfamiliar word has popped up in the weather forecast:
rain.

2011-05-18 \Tucson\News\Daily\May 18 2011\
PCC fights to collect taxes from Santa Cruz (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/educatio

Pima County taxpayers are subsidizing college classes not only
for local students but also for students from Santa Cruz
County.

2011-05-18 \Tucson\News\Daily\May 18 2011\
Lottery (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

Drawings for Tuesday, May 17

2011-05-18 \Tucson\News\Daily\May 18 2011\
Back burn steers fire around facility (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/wildfire

PORTAL - The Southwestern ... read more

2011-05-18 \Tucson\News\Daily\May 18 2011\
Tucson schoolkids to talk with space shuttle astronauts (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

The space shuttle Endeavour astronauts have an educational event
scheduled Sunday night with students at Mesa Verde Elementary
School.

2011-05-18 \Tucson\News\Daily\May 18 2011\
Arizona at 100: A snake suckled a woman, almost starving baby (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/special-section/az-

In this year leading up to
Arizona’s centennial, Feb. 14, 2012, we’ll reprint a story or
excerpts each day from the Arizona Daily Star or Tucson Citizen
archives.

2011-05-18 \Tucson\News\Daily\May 18 2011\
US Rep. Giffords picks wake-up song for shuttle (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

U.S. Rep. Gabrielle Giffords picked the wake-up song for the
shuttle crew this morning.

2011-05-18 \Tucson\News\Daily\May 18 2011\
Today's radar van schedule (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:

2010-09-04 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 04 2010\
Friday Roundtable: Brewer's Brain Freeze, the AG Race and the City Sales Tax (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
Arizona Illustrated's Friday Roundtable gang reviews the week.
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2010-09-04 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 04 2010\
U.S. Attorney Dennis Burke: SB 1070 Has "Unconstitional Stench" (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
U.S. Attorney for Arizona Dennis Burke makes his first visit to the Friday Roundtable to talk about the Obama administration's lawsuit against SB 1070, the ongoing efforts to combat illegal immigration and the new lawsuit against Maricopa ... read more

2010-09-04 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 04 2010\
CD8: Gov. Brewer Done Has Did Endorsed Jesse Kelly (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        Gov. Jan Brewer is taking advantage of her week in the national spotlight to endorse Republican Jesse Kelly, who hopes to unseat Democratic Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords in Congressional District 8.
In a press release, Brewer said ... read more

2010-09-04 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 04 2010\
"How Can We Trust Jan Brewer?" (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        Released today from the Goddard campaign:

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2010-09-04 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 04 2010\
Jan Brewer's Defining Moment (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
The current home page of YouTube.
ETA: Inception Cat is pretty fun to watch, too!

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2010-09-04 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 04 2010\
Barbra Seville as Jan Brewer (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
Phoenix performer Richard Stevens, aka Barbra Seville, gives us another take on the governor and the debate. Thank the gods for drag.…
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2010-09-04 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 04 2010\
Upcoming Legislative Debates (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        If you liked the bickering you saw in the Clean Elections Governor's debate, you'll love southern Arizona's legislative debates.
We posted the schedule for you after the jump, but first a little bickering of our own...… ... read more

2010-09-04 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 04 2010\
Get Yer Brewer-Goddard Debate (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        In case you missed it, Gov. Jan Brewer and Democratic challenger Terry Goddard traded punches and talked over the third-party candidates earlier this week in their only debate this election season.
There are a lot of highlights for ... read more

2010-09-04 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 04 2010\
C'mon Jan, What About Those Headless Bodies? (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        Visit msnbc.com for breaking news, world news, and news about the economy
While it seems Rachel Maddow is getting great pleasure torturing the nation and progressive Arizonanas with more clips of Gov. Jan Brewer's opening debate debacle ... read more

2010-09-04 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 04 2010\
Radar van locations (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

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

2010-09-04 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 04 2010\
Labor Day holiday closures (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

Garbage and recycling

2010-09-04 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 04 2010\
correction (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

• "Services affected by Labor Day holiday," Friday on A4,
incorrectly listed the hours for Los Reales Landfill. It will be
open 6 a.m.-5 p.m. on Monday. For more information, call
Environm

2010-09-04 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 04 2010\
Blood Donations (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

The American Red Cross will be seeking blood donors at these
times and places in the area next week. To schedule your
appointment, call 1-800-733-2767.

2010-09-04 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 04 2010\
Storm causes south-side damage (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

2010-09-04 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 04 2010\
Neighborhood Briefs (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

East side

2010-09-04 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 04 2010\
Deaths (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

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

2010-09-04 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 04 2010\
Divers discover bomber Germans downed in '44 (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

For 66 years, 1st Lt ... read more

2010-09-04 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 04 2010\
Lottery (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

Drawings for Friday, Sept. 3

2010-09-04 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 04 2010\
Ben's Bells: Volunteer helps seniors thrive (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

The recipient of this ... read more

2009-12-22 \Tucson\News\Daily\Dec 22 2009\
Brewer softens entrants' sentences (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/322281
PHOENIX — Saying more needs to be done to balance the budget, Gov. Jan Brewer on Monday directed the early release from state prisons of illegal immigrants who have committed serious crimes.

2009-12-22 \Tucson\News\Daily\Dec 22 2009\
All their Christmases bright (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/322273
The Brown family's first Winterhaven Festival of Lights display back in 1964 included a plastic Santa Claus, his reindeer and some elves.

2009-12-22 \Tucson\News\Daily\Dec 22 2009\
AZ reps handed staff $300K in '08 (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/322253
PHOENIX — While dealing with the greatest economic crisis since the Great Depression, seven Arizona congressional representatives handed out around $300,000 in staff bonuses in late 2008.

2009-12-22 \Tucson\News\Daily\Dec 22 2009\
Independent streetcar review is sought (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/322266
Pima County Administrator Chuck Huckelberry is seeking an independent, third-party review of Tucson's modern-streetcar project, saying he wants to be sure the construction stays on time and under budget.

2009-12-22 \Tucson\News\Daily\Dec 22 2009\
Engineering recruits buttered up (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/322260
The University of Arizona is giving a new incentive to its highly qualified recruiting class and is off to a good start in signing the next Wildcats.

2009-12-22 \Tucson\News\Daily\Dec 22 2009\
Sunstone to transfer some resources to Arizona Oncology (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/322238
Sunstone Cancer Support Centers will transfer some resources to Arizona Oncology before it Dec. 31 closure, officials said Monday.

2009-12-22 \Tucson\News\Daily\Dec 22 2009\
UA researcher says crop pests abroad resistant to controls (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/322263
A UA researcher says pests that destroy corn and cotton have developed resistance to the most effective and benign method to kill them.

2009-12-22 \Tucson\News\Daily\Dec 22 2009\
Taxpayer Watch: Work on Grant/Craycroft crossing rankles neighbors (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/322269
The seemingly endless reconstruction of the intersection at East Grant and North Craycroft roads has reverberated deep into nearby neighborhoods.

2009-12-22 \Tucson\News\Daily\Dec 22 2009\
Judge rules Arizona teaching of English may be challenged (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/322259
PHOENIX — A federal judge ruled Monday that challengers to the system of teaching English in Arizona can make their case that the entire program is out of compliance with federal laws.

2009-12-22 \Tucson\News\Daily\Dec 22 2009\
Hein DUI case to be tried in Pima County; no conflict (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/322274
The Pima County Attorney's Office will continue handling former Tucson City Manager Mike Hein's drunken-driving case.

2009-12-22 \Tucson\News\Daily\Dec 22 2009\
Radar van locations (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/322222
The city's two police radar vans are scheduled to snap photographs of speeders at these locations today, according to the Tucson Police Department:

2009-12-22 \Tucson\News\Daily\Dec 22 2009\
Witness agrees to testify in father-daughter killings (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/322261
An Arivaca man questioned in the slaying of a 9-year-old girl and her father has agreed to testify against the three people who are charged in the case. The testimony comes as part of a plea agreement in an unrelated case.

2009-12-22 \Tucson\News\Daily\Dec 22 2009\
Deaths (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/322243
The deceased are from Tucson unless otherwise noted. Occupations are stated when available.

2009-12-22 \Tucson\News\Daily\Dec 22 2009\
Tucson Time Capsule : 'Gentlemanly' burglars hit Mt. Lemmon cabin (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/322280
"Thank you" note found in looted resort cabin

2009-12-22 \Tucson\News\Daily\Dec 22 2009\
Man shoots himself in downtown law firm (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/322279
A man was in critical condition Monday afternoon after shooting himself in the head inside a downtown law firm, Tucson police said.

2009-12-22 \Tucson\News\Daily\Dec 22 2009\
Student of the week: Emily McDonald (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/322268
Tucson High Magnet School, senior

2009-12-22 \Tucson\News\Daily\Dec 22 2009\
Pima Judge Kelly named to Appeals Court (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/322275
Gov. Jan Brewer has appointed Pima County Superior Court Judge Virginia Kelly to replace Judge John Pelander on the Arizona Court of Appeals based in Tucson.


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