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2011-03-16 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 16 2011\
Should Arizona Add State Legislative Districts? (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
        An interesting idea from AZ Blue Meanie (that just seems ridiculous to type out) today: add representatives to the Arizona legislature. While finding people willing to work for the absurdly low pay that gig offers is already ... read more

2011-03-16 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 16 2011\
Colin Powell Joins UA's New National Institute for Civil Discourse (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
        Colin Powell has joined the UA's new National Institute for Civil Discourse.
The press release:
General Colin L. Powell, USA (retired), one of America’s most well-known and highly-regarded statesmen, has agreed to join ... read more

2011-03-16 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 16 2011\
Scott Bundgaard Just a Regular Senator Again (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
        From the Phoenix New Times:Senate sources confirm to New Times that Republicans voted to remove Bundgaard from his leadership spot over last month's scuffle with the senator's now-ex-gal-pal, Aubry Ballard, on the side of a ... read more

2011-03-16 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 16 2011\
Thanks for Nothing, WWE (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
        
Last year, I went to Wrestlemania when it was held in Glendale at the University of Phoenix stadium, and while there were some fun matches, it was a little lacking in big time star power and surprises. It was hardly the big ... read more

2011-03-16 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 16 2011\
A Beautiful Teen Pop Tribute to a Pair of Jeans (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
        Note to music producers: The Justin Bieber success story, rising from YouTube to become a star, is a charming and admirable one, but as I think we learned from Rebecca Black, not every online video minor celebrity is quite ready ... read more

2011-03-16 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 16 2011\
Heroes of the Day: The Engineers of the Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Plant (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
        There's plenty of terrible news still coming out of Japan on a regular basis, but there are also wildly unfortunate stories of heroism, like those of the engineers who stayed behind at the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant ... read more

2011-03-16 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 16 2011\
Totally Hateful Christian on YouTube Just a Weird Prank (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
        
Yesterday, the internet was abuzz over a video from a frequent YouTube poster who claimed that her Lenten prayers might have been responsible for the earthquake in Japan, which was really just a wake-up call for a country that ... read more

2011-03-16 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 16 2011\
WSJ Looks at the Baja Arizona Movement (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
        Seemingly worth noting: in the print edition, this article was placed above an obituary for LSD pioneer Owsley Stanley.
On the patio of a downtown bar here last Wednesday night, a handful of people gathered over pitchers of ... read more

2011-03-16 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 16 2011\
Musical Therapy: Ron Barber's Rock ’n' Roll Recovery (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
        
Like many of the victims of the Jan. 8 shooting rampage in Tucson, Ron Barber has a way to go before he recovers from his wounds.
Barber, who was shot twice in the assassination attempt on Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords ... read more

2011-03-16 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 16 2011\
The Best/Strangest Comment of the Week (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
        We have a "Comment of the Week" feature in the print issue every week, but sometimes space limitations rule out some of the longer, more thought out reader missives which still deserve a special spotlight. This week, Frederick ... read more

2011-03-16 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 16 2011\
Greetings From Mercury: The UA Lunar and Planetary Lab Is on the Edge of the Sun (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
        NASA's MESSENGER spacecraft is set to enter orbit around Mercury this week and will be sending back images by the end of the month. The UA's Lunar and Planetary Lab is on the job:
Robert Strom, professor emeritus in the UA's ... read more

2011-03-16 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 16 2011\
SXSW to Let Sound Strike Promote Their Boycott (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
        Clearly, I've chosen a side on the whole artist boycott of Arizona, but yet, there's enough money and energy behind the Sound Strike to keep going, even as artists seem to be losing enthusiasm for the endeavor. The Sound Strike ... read more

2011-03-16 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 16 2011\
Deaths (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

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

2011-03-16 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 16 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:

2011-03-16 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 16 2011\
Babeu seeks $5M for rifles, chopper to fight smugglers (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

Pinal County Sheriff Paul Babeu pushed Tuesday in Tucson for a
bill that would grant his office $5 million to fight smugglers.

2011-03-16 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 16 2011\
Lottery (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

Drawings for Tuesday, March 15

2011-03-16 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 16 2011\
Kelly asks: Honor wife by learning first aid (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/science/health

Calling it "critically ... read more

2011-03-16 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 16 2011\
Eastbound Broadway closed near Country Club (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

Eastbound traffic on Broadway between Tucson Boulevard and
Country Club Road is being diverted because of a vehicle crash that
damaged a utility pole.

2010-07-03 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 03 2010\
Top Ten in Movies (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/top-t

        
        Casa Video's top rentals for the week
          
          
          
            Casa Video's top rentals for the week ending June 27, 2010 1. The Book of Eli Warner Bros. 2. Green Zone Universal 3. Shutter Island Paramount 4. The ... read more

2010-07-03 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 03 2010\
Interpreting the Revolution (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/inter

        
        Gender roles and social expectations are upended in the engaging, powerful 'Cloud 9'
          
            by Sherilyn Forrester
          
          
          
            Caryl Churchill's Cloud 9 is a gem of a script. British playwright ... read more

2010-07-03 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 03 2010\
K.Rat (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/krat/

        
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2010-07-03 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 03 2010\
Nine Questions (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/nine-

        
        Aaron DeFeo
          
            by Kristine Peashock
          
          
          
            Aaron DeFeo is a Tucson native who has been in the nightlife industry for more than a decade. A graduate of the UA in creative writing ... read more

2010-07-03 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 03 2010\
Bump in the Road (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/bump-

        
        A neighborhood conflict devolves into honking and hateful graffiti
          
            by Tim Vanderpool
          
          
          
            There are two speed humps on Bell Avenue, a quiet, tree-lined street in central ... read more

2010-07-03 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 03 2010\
Saguaros Revisited (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/sagua

        
        Tucson Botanical Gardens' Porter Hall Gallery hosts an exhibit starring Arizona's iconic cactus
          
            by Margaret Regan
          
          
          
            When pioneering photographer Timothy O'Sullivan was ... read more

2010-07-03 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 03 2010\
Random Shots (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/rando

        
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2010-07-03 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 03 2010\
Danehy (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/daneh

        
        Many Democrats agree: So far, Obama has been a disappointment
          
            by Tom Danehy
          
          
          
            I will not be the first nor the last to state this, but as a lifelong Democrat of a fairly ... read more

2010-07-03 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 03 2010\
Top Ten in Music (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/top-t

        
        Toxic Ranch Records top sales for the week ending June 25, 2010 1. Monster Pussy 24-Hour Party Pussies! 7" EP (Bloat) 2. The Fisters Hell Arizona (self-released) 3. Raw Power After Your Brain (Toxic Shock) 4. Hummingbird of Death/Sidetracked ... read more

2010-07-03 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 03 2010\
corrections (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

• India Oven restaurant was misspelled in Part 5 of Fitz Tours
Tucson, May 27 on A11.

2010-07-03 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 03 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.

2010-07-03 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 03 2010\
Deaths (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

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

2010-07-03 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 03 2010\
Lottery (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

Drawings for Friday, July 2

2010-07-03 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 03 2010\
Ben's Bells: Tucson Hospitality Inn CEO out to help patients' families (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

The recipient of this ... read more

2010-07-03 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 03 2010\
5 shady propositions to beat heat (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

Summer: hot. Shade: ... read more

2010-07-03 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 03 2010\
What's closed 4th of July (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

Services affected by the Fourth of July holiday:

2009-10-20 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 20 2009\
Cops help enforce last call for lapsed liquor licenses (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/313955
Tucson police are used to busting house parties, but now they're also being asked to stop alcohol sales at some of the city's more recognizable bars and restaurants.

2009-10-20 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 20 2009\
US delays report on Rosemont mine plan (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/313957
The U.S. Forest Service won't meet its November deadline for releasing an environmental document about the proposed Rosemont Mine, and officials said on Monday that they don't know when the report will be released.

2009-10-20 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 20 2009\
More cuts would end mental-crisis help (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/313948
PHOENIX — State health officials said Monday the entire program to help those in mental health crisis will have to be eliminated if their funding is cut any further.

2009-10-20 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 20 2009\
It's time for annual bike count (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/313920
  
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2009-10-20 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 20 2009\
Stolen St. Jude statue turns up outside swap meet, is recovered (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/313916
The St. Jude statue stolen last week from a south-side church has been recovered, thanks to the quick thinking of an early-morning bargain shopper.

2009-10-20 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 20 2009\
Vaccinations for H1N1 start at TEP today (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/313966
The Pima County Health Department is moving to the south-side Tucson Electric Park today for what it expects will be a large-scale H1N1 vaccination clinic.

2009-10-20 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 20 2009\
Taxpayer Watch: After 3 months, neighbors say it's high time park light is fixed (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/313961
How long does it take the city of Tucson to change a  light bulb?

2009-10-20 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 20 2009\
Duncan speaks at Ochoa (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/313960
Saying the best ideas aren't in Washington, D.C., U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan visited a south-side Tucson school on his nationwide "Listening and Learning" tour to hear ideas about how best to fix the nation's underperforming schools.

2009-10-20 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 20 2009\
Radar van locations (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/313904
The city's police radar van is scheduled to snap photographs of speeders at these locations today, according to the Tucson Police Department:

2009-10-20 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 20 2009\
Police seek suspect in fatal Sunday shooting (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/313951
Tucson police are looking for a suspect in the shooting of a 40-year-old man at his south side home Sunday night following a drug-related argument.

2009-10-20 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 20 2009\
Tea Party organizers, Dems square off at downtown events (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/313969
With two weeks to go before the city election, the old Tucson Fire headquarters building was at the heart of a political conflagration Monday.

2009-10-20 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 20 2009\
Despite innovations, UA falters in solar event (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/313968
The innovative water wall, hinged roof and solar popcorn popper weren't enough to bring glory to the UA's Solar Decathlon Team, which disassembled its solar house on the National Mall Monday.

2009-10-20 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 20 2009\
Answers from Ward 3 candidates (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/313964
The Star invited members of the community to ask questions of City Council candidates.

2009-02-02 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 02 2009\
3 TUSD officials on leave after bid-rigging probe (citizen-local) http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/10
The future of three high-ranking Tucson Unified School District administrators remains unknown after the state Attorney General's Office filed a report saying district purchasing employees rigged bids and violated conflict-of-interest laws.

2009-02-02 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 02 2009\
Friendlier downtown plaza proposed (citizen-local) http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/10
Downtown forces are brainstorming to turn the Jácome Plaza into a place where people want to eat lunch and stage events without the added expense of building a temporary stage and hauling in generators for power.

2009-02-02 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 02 2009\
Chinese communities in Az lend support to bus crash victims (citizen-local) http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/10
FLAGSTAFF - As federal investigators search for clues into what caused a bus crash that killed seven Chinese tourists, local Chinese communities are lending support to the injured victims with offers of places to stay, a bite to eat and interpretation ... read more

2009-02-02 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 02 2009\
Vendors say gem shows off to slow start (citizen-local) http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/10
The Tucson Gem, Mineral & Fossil Showcase is off to a slow start. Sellers are leery of the economy but remain hopeful things will pick up as buyers hunt for just the right stone.

2009-02-02 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 02 2009\
RTA considers offering loans for road projects (citizen-local) http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/10
The Regional Transportation Authority is considering offering loans to towns, cities and tribes to get road projects started - and finished - faster.

2009-02-02 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 02 2009\
Tucson fans watch Cardinals nearly pull of Super Bowl's greatest comeback (citizen-local) http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/10
Football fans from Tucson and as far away as Brazil gathered at O'Malleys On Fourth on Sunday to drink beer and watch the Arizona Cardinals play the Pittsburgh Steelers in a quest for the Cardinals' first Super Bowl title.

2009-02-02 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 02 2009\
Porn clip airs after Cardinals' touchdown (citizen-local) http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/10
Right after wide receiver Larry Fitzgerald scored a dramatic touchdown for the Arizona Cardinals in Sunday's Super Bowl, some Comcast cable TV customers saw a brief porn clip.

2009-02-02 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 02 2009\
Handcuffed man beats head on sidewalk, dies (citizen-local) http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/10
Police will form a board of inquiry to review the death of a man who beat his head against a sidewalk after officers handcuffed him, a Tucson police spokesman said.

2009-02-02 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 02 2009\
Tucson Bead Show starts Saturday (citizen-local) http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/10
The Tucson Bead Show is a three-day event featuring more than 200 artisans and suppliers, each chosen for traditional skills

2009-02-02 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 02 2009\
Toddler falls from 2nd-floor window, is expected to recover (citizen-local) http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/10
PHOENIX — Gilbert police say a 2-year-old girl is expected to recover after she fell from a second-story window Sunday.

2009-02-02 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 02 2009\
High-speed chase ends in crash; woman jailed (citizen-local) http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/10
A woman who police say led them on a high-speed chase that ended in a car crash has been ordered held in the Pima County Jail in lieu of $2,500 bail on eight charges, authorities said.

2009-02-02 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 02 2009\
Guided hike to Sabino's Seven Falls offered Friday (citizen-local) http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/10
Hike the Sabino Canyon Trail to Seven Falls on Friday. This is an 8-mile medium difficulty hike with an elevation gain of 750 feet.

2009-02-02 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 02 2009\
Authorities: Fundraising for dog show a scam (citizen-local) http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/10
FLAGSTAFF - It's a doggone dirty scheme, and Flagstaff authorities are warning area residents about it.

2007-08-16 ¡Ask a Mexican! (weekly)
http://www.tucsonweekly.com/gbase/Opinion/Content?oid=99279
Wasn't there a study a couple of years ago where they sent Americans who were collecting unemployment to pick strawberries, and they all quit within a week?
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2007-08-16 'Green' science works for South Tucson firm (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/60294.php
The U.S. military has turned to a fast-growing South Tucson company for clean, "green" ways to protect its personnel from the dangers of biological and chemical threats.
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2007-08-16 2 charged with murder, abuse in teen's death during drug party (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/196639.php
A grand jury has indicted two men on charges that they gave a 17-year-old girl a lethal combination of drugs during the hours leading to her death.
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2007-08-16 2 die in shootout in Cananea (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/196656.php
Violence returned to Cananea, Sonora, on Wednesday as two people died in a shootout in this once-quiet mining community.
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2007-08-16 22 months for ex-DOC guard in drug sting (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/196618.php
Another former state prison guard is headed for a cell for his role in a Southern Arizona corruption case.
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2007-08-16 7 illegal crossers saved in border rescues (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/196646.php
Seven illegal border crossers swept away by rushing flood-waters inside a Nogales tunnel Tuesday night were rescued by Border Patrol officers and firefighters.
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2007-08-16 A Spicy Cookbook (weekly)
http://www.tucsonweekly.com/gbase/Books/Content?oid=99312
Janet Taylor's healthy recipes aren't fully Southwestern, but they come close enough
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2007-08-16 Authorities: Former ref bet on NBA games since '03, took payoffs (kvoa)
http://www.kvoa.com/global/story.asp?s=6938194

  


NEW YORK -- Tim Donaghy started making NBA bets four years ago, and he didn't hesitate to wager on games he worked. Speaking in code during telephone calls, he tipped off...
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2007-08-16 Az deaths revive push to outlaw text-messaging by motorists (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/60231.php
The deaths of two Arizona women this week shifted the focus back on potential state legislation to ban the practice of text-messaging behind the wheel.
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2007-08-16 Baby has 23 rib fractures; teen father says he was burping her (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/60233.php
PHOENIX - A 16-year-old father abused his infant daughter so badly that she suffered 23 rib fractures, fractured clavicles and a fractured skull, the Maricopa County Sheriff's Office said.
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2007-08-16 Border Patrol rescues illegal immigrants from border floodwaters (kvoa)
http://www.kvoa.com/global/story.asp?s=6939500

  


TUCSON, Ariz. -- U.S. Border Patrol agents helped rescue seven illegal immigrants who were swept away by rushing floodwaters inside a tunnel as they tried to cross the Arizona border at...
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2007-08-16 Born Into This (weekly)
http://www.tucsonweekly.com/gbase/Music/Content?oid=99296
Chango Malo celebrate 'The Whiskey Years' with a CD-release party
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2007-08-16 Boys and Girls of Summer (weekly)
http://www.tucsonweekly.com/gbase/Cinema/Content?oid=99292
The lives of kids at camp make for a rewarding, compelling documentary
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2007-08-16 Businesses to get "forum" on employer sanctions law (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/60234.php
A top state legislative leader is forming a committee to review the new employer sanctions law enacted to help combat illegal immigration.
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2007-08-16 CAP system explained at Green Valley forum (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/60296.php
A Central Arizona Project spokesman will be in Green Valley on Wednesday to explain the CAP system, which brings water into Arizona from Lake Havasu.
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2007-08-16 Chaotic Coherence (weekly)
http://www.tucsonweekly.com/gbase/Music/Content?oid=99297
The young men of The Fall of Troy make up more than just a punk band
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2007-08-16 City Budget 2008 Documents (city)
http://www.tucsonaz.gov/hottopics/budgetupdates0807.html
City Budget 2008 Documents
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2007-08-16 City Week (weekly)
http://www.tucsonweekly.com/gbase/CityWeek/Content?oid=99291
Our top picks of what to do and where to do it for the week.
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2007-08-16 Classes start for the first time at Arizona virtual high school (kvoa)
http://www.kvoa.com/global/story.asp?s=6938458
Classes started for another school today for the first time in Arizona. The iQ Academy is a new high school, but one without a school building.
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2007-08-16 Comings, Goings and Stuff (weekly)
http://www.tucsonweekly.com/gbase/Opinion/Content?oid=99280
A note from the editor.
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2007-08-16 Critics' Choice Awards (weekly)
http://www.tucsonweekly.com/gbase/Music/Content?oid=99302
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2007-08-16 DEATHS (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/60320.php
Compiled by Claudia Martinez. For information, call 573-4561.
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2007-08-16 Danehy (weekly)
http://www.tucsonweekly.com/gbase/Opinion/Content?oid=99275
Tom writes about the things readers ask him to write about
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2007-08-16 Darkness and Magic (weekly)
http://www.tucsonweekly.com/gbase/Currents/Content?oid=99282
Artists use Shakespeare as a muse in an exhibit honoring 'A Midsummer Night's Dream'
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2007-08-16 Deaths (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/196592.php

  The deceased are from Tucson unless otherwise noted. Occupations are stated when available.
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2007-08-16 Defendant in five slayings seeks lawyer; plea postponed (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/196645.php
PHOENIX — A Phoenix judge on Wednesday denied a Scottsdale man's request to plead guilty in the killings of five members of an extended family after the man made an about-face and asked that an attorney represent him.
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2007-08-16 First Magnus halts loans (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/196683.php
First Magnus Financial Corp., a mortgage lender that is one of Tucson's only locally based national firms and one of the area's major employers, is no longer writing loans as of this morning.
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2007-08-16 Fox's summer cinema series has a happy ending (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/60250.php
The downtown Fox Theatre summer movie season is catching on with Tucsonans intrigued with the thought of seeing movies in a movie palace.
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2007-08-16 Frantic Farce (weekly)
http://www.tucsonweekly.com/gbase/Arts/Content?oid=99311
The Catalina Players' valiant attempt at 'The House of Blue Leaves' falls short
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2007-08-16 Free spaying, neutering of cats this weekend (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/60312.php
A Tucson nonprofit group will offer free neutering for cats Friday and Saturday.
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2007-08-16 Gilbert considers banning smoking at parks (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/60230.php
Officials in Gilbert are mulling a complete ban on smoking in parks that would be among the most restrictive in the area.
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2007-08-16 Guest Commentary (weekly)
http://www.tucsonweekly.com/gbase/Opinion/Content?oid=99278
It's time to close the borders--to people coming and going, to imports and exports
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2007-08-16 Guilty plea denied for man accused of killing family of 5 (kvoa)
http://www.kvoa.com/global/story.asp?s=6938501

  


PHOENIX -- A Phoenix judge on Wednesday denied a Scottsdale man's request to plead guilty in the killings of five members of an extended family after the man made an about-face and...
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2007-08-16 Guilty verdict in robbery of two (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/196623.php
One of two men accused of robbing a Tucson woman and her 14-year-old daughter at gunpoint in the parking lot of a convenience store was convicted Wednesday.
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2007-08-16 Healing Art (weekly)
http://www.tucsonweekly.com/gbase/Music/Content?oid=99301
A former nurse, Amber Norgaard uses music to help keep people well
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2007-08-16 Heat sensor, alarm failed to save police dog (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/196629.php
A Chandler police dog who died Saturday was stuck in a vehicle that comes equipped with a sensor to alert handlers when temperatures get too hot.
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2007-08-16 Heat-alarm device would not have saved police dog (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/60326.php
Chandler K-9 vehicles have equipment that pages the officer if a vehicle is too hot for the dog, but the device would not have saved a Chandler police dog that died Saturday after his handler forgot he was in the car.
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2007-08-16 Hormonal Hilarity (weekly)
http://www.tucsonweekly.com/gbase/Cinema/Content?oid=99293
The team behind 'Knocked Up' and 'The 40 Year Old Virgin' have created a teen-comedy gem
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2007-08-16 House Speaker tours Hayden VA hospital in Phoenix (kvoa)
http://www.kvoa.com/global/story.asp?s=6939499

  


MESA, Ariz. -- U.S. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi says Congress is taking a "new direction" regarding veterans and increased funding for veterans' health care appears on the way.
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2007-08-16 House speaker launches review of new employer sanctions law (kvoa)
http://www.kvoa.com/global/story.asp?s=6938307

  


PHOENIX -- House Speaker Jim Weiers on Wednesday announced he is forming a special committee to review the new employer sanctions law that was drawn both praise and criticism.
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2007-08-16 Ian's Natural Foods frozen turkey products recall (kvoa)
http://www.kvoa.com/global/story.asp?s=6937912
Ian's Natural Foods has recalled 13,000 pounds of frozen turkey products, some of which were distributed to Arizona.
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2007-08-16 Idling trucks at border (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/60232.php
The federal government is looking into how long trucks stand by at the border, idling away the time, waiting in long lines at ports of entry.
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2007-08-16 Immigrant rights advocate emails doctored photo of sheriff (kvoa)
http://www.kvoa.com/global/story.asp?s=6939498

  


PHOENIX -- Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio is irate over the circulation of a doctored photo that shows him dressed in a Ku Klux Klan outfit and holding a noose with a Hispanic man...
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2007-08-16 Jimmy's forecast (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/196619.php
High pressure aloft will keep our high temperatures very close to 100 degrees over the next several days. Just enough moisture will come from the east to keep the afternoon/evening thunderstorms going, although they will be widely scattered to isolated in nature.
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2007-08-16 Learning Options (weekly)
http://www.tucsonweekly.com/gbase/Currents/Content?oid=99283
Using technologies both old and new, some TUSD schools are reaching out to students in different ways
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2007-08-16 Live (weekly)
http://www.tucsonweekly.com/gbase/Music/Content?oid=99305
The One AM Radio, Lymbyc Systym, the Race, at The Living Room, Thursday, Aug. 9
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2007-08-16 Love and Ridicule (weekly)
http://www.tucsonweekly.com/gbase/Arts/Content?oid=99310
The Queen of Mean splits her time between Tucson's Canyon Ranch, gigs around the country
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2007-08-16 Mailbag (weekly)
http://www.tucsonweekly.com/gbase/Opinion/Content?oid=99281
Howls of outrage and squeals of delight from our astonished fans.
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2007-08-16 Man accused of killing family of 5 not allowed to plead guilty (kvoa)
http://www.kvoa.com/global/story.asp?s=6937954

  


PHOENIX -- A Scottsdale man accused of killing five members of an extended Mesa family was denied the chance to change his plea to guilty on Wednesday.
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2007-08-16 Man charged in killing of ex-girlfriend's beau (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/60207.php
A Tucson man was arrested Wednesday and charged with shooting and killing his ex-girlfriend's boyfriend.
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2007-08-16 Man held in S. Side shotgun death (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/196654.php
Tucson police arrested a man in connection with the fatal shooting of his ex-girlfriend's new boyfriend early Wednesday.
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2007-08-16 Media Watch (weekly)
http://www.tucsonweekly.com/gbase/Currents/Content?oid=99287
Meyer Ends Morning-Show Gig With the Source
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2007-08-16 More Than a Bar Band (weekly)
http://www.tucsonweekly.com/gbase/Music/Content?oid=99298
The Wyatts hope the return of a lost brother and a successful new album will take them to the next level
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2007-08-16 NASA discovers a new kind of star (kvoa)
http://www.kvoa.com/global/story.asp?s=6937788
Animation shows how the giant star called Mira A, is barreling through space at some 291thousand miles an hour followed by a huge comet-like tail composed of carbon, oxygen and other elements shed from the star.
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2007-08-16 Napolitano 'not inclined' to move up primary date (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/60254.php
Gov. Janet Napolitano on Wednesday narrowed her options on when Arizona will hold its 2008 presidential primary, saying she is "not inclined" to set a date earlier than allowed by party rules.
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2007-08-16 New policy limits what guest speakers can say (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/60264.php
New policies for guest speakers are in effect after the Tucson Unified School District tightened rules Tuesday.
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2007-08-16 Nine Questions (weekly)
http://www.tucsonweekly.com/gbase/Music/Content?oid=99304
David Isen
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2007-08-16 Noshing Around (weekly)
http://www.tucsonweekly.com/gbase/Chow/Content?oid=99315
The latest dish on the Tucson food scene.
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2007-08-16 Now Showing at Home (weekly)
http://www.tucsonweekly.com/gbase/Cinema/Content?oid=99294
"Invasion of the Body Snatchers: Collector's Edition," "Mystery Science Theater 3000 Volume 11," and "A Night at the Roxbury: Special Collector's Edition"
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2007-08-16 Oaxaca Journal (weekly)
http://www.tucsonweekly.com/gbase/Currents/Content?oid=99285
Amid conflict hype, the Southern Mexico city's tourist trade is hit hard
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2007-08-16 Panel formed to review employer sanctions law (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/60311.php
House Speaker Jim Weiers announced Wednesday that he's forming a special committee to review the new employer sanctions law that has drawn both praise and criticism since it was passed to help combat illegal immigration.
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2007-08-16 Panel to look at employer-penalty rules (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/196625.php
PHOENIX — House Speaker Jim Weiers announced Wednesday that he's forming a special committee to review the new employer-sanctions law that has drawn both praise and criticism since it was passed to help combat illegal immigration.
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2007-08-16 Photos: On move-in day at UA, dorms are at a premium (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/196663.php
University of Arizona students began moving into dorms Wednesday, meeting new roommates, with classes set to start Monday.
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2007-08-16 Pick of the Week (weekly)
http://www.tucsonweekly.com/gbase/CityWeek/Content?oid=99290
A Life in Pictures
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2007-08-16 Police Dispatch (weekly)
http://www.tucsonweekly.com/gbase/Currents/Content?oid=99289
Evidence of the local criminal mind at work.
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2007-08-16 Polynesian Legend (weekly)
http://www.tucsonweekly.com/gbase/Music/Content?oid=99300
At age 84, Ernie Menehune--the newest Tucson Music Hall of Fame member--refuses to slow down
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2007-08-16 Prosecutor wants probe of referee's conduct in Suns playoff games (kvoa)
http://www.kvoa.com/global/story.asp?s=6939497

  


PHOENIX -- Former NBA referee Tim Donaghy could face charges in Arizona's most populous county if investigations by the league and FBI show that he deliberately miscalled two Phoenix...
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2007-08-16 Quadriplegic blazed a courageous trail (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/196658.php
Rain was pouring down, and the windshield wipers were working overtime as Dianne Kalal drove along a hilly road to her part-time job.
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2007-08-16 Readers' Choice Awards (weekly)
http://www.tucsonweekly.com/gbase/Music/Content?oid=99299
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2007-08-16 Recalls force closer look at toys (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/60322.php
Local parents are scrutinizing their children's toys, looking for those that have been recalled by Mattel, while also becoming more wary of any toy from China.
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2007-08-16 Rhythm & Views (weekly)
http://www.tucsonweekly.com/gbase/Music/Content?oid=99306
Review of "Shudders and Rings" by Suzanna Choffel
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2007-08-16 Rhythm & Views (weekly)
http://www.tucsonweekly.com/gbase/Music/Content?oid=99307
Review of "Time on Earth" by Crowded House
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2007-08-16 Rhythm & Views (weekly)
http://www.tucsonweekly.com/gbase/Music/Content?oid=99308
Review of "Four on the Floor" by Juliette and the Licks
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2007-08-16 Rising cost of materials hits Maricopa County road work (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/196630.php
PHOENIX — The high cost of concrete and asphalt could mean a major roadblock in Maricopa County's drive to build transportation projects planned for the next five years.
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2007-08-16 Scientists monitor hummingbirds at Fort Huachuca (kvoa)
http://www.kvoa.com/global/story.asp?s=6938201
Hummingbirds are so tiny the work requires magnifying glasses and miniature tools. "One of the best ways of identifying a young bird is striations on the bill."
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2007-08-16 Scientology founder's Phoenix home restored (kvoa)
http://www.kvoa.com/global/story.asp?s=6939441

  


MESA, Ariz. -- L. Ron Hubbard had a restlessness that led to a lifetime of traversing the globe. So it was scarcely three years that the eclectic writer and adventurer lived at his...
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2007-08-16 Scottsdale leaders vow change after gay attacked (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/60327.php
SCOTTSDALE - Nicholas Gearing was not feeling Scottsdale's famous hospitality last month when two men called him "faggot," smashed his car windows and punched him hard enough to crack his jawbone after he and a friend left a local bar.
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2007-08-16 Sheriff's office to investigate police dog death (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/60229.php
The Maricopa County Sheriff's Office has stepped into the investigation of a Chandler police officer who left a police dog inside a hot cruiser for several hours Saturday.
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2007-08-16 Soundbites (weekly)
http://www.tucsonweekly.com/gbase/Music/Content?oid=99303
Little bits of music strung together haphazardly.
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2007-08-16 State migrant laws here to stay? (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/60302.php
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2007-08-16 Suspect at jail breaks patrol car window, flees (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/196659.php
Tucson police are looking for a man who busted out of a patrol car outside of the Pima County jail Tuesday night as he was about to be booked.
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2007-08-16 T Q&A (weekly)
http://www.tucsonweekly.com/gbase/Currents/Content?oid=99288
Tucson Q&A with Joleen Snowden
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2007-08-16 TUSD picks 5 to serve on new audit committee (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/60306.php
The Tucson Unified School District board appointed five members to its audit committee during Tuesday night's regular meeting.
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2007-08-16 TUSD scrambling to hire teachers (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/196651.php
The Tucson Unified School District is short dozens of teachers as it once again faces what has become an annual teaching shortage.
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2007-08-16 TUSD teachers protest 1% pay increase (kvoa)
http://www.kvoa.com/global/story.asp?s=6935608
"It is very late and considerably lower than the revenue increase the district received from the state."
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2007-08-16 The Skinny (weekly)
http://www.tucsonweekly.com/gbase/Currents/Content?oid=99286
Little bits of news strung together haphazardly.
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2007-08-16 The Vegan Crusade (weekly)
http://www.tucsonweekly.com/gbase/Currents/Content?oid=99284
Animal-rights activists attempt to get people to abandon meat with smaller steps and subtlety
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2007-08-16 Top Ten in Books (weekly)
http://www.tucsonweekly.com/gbase/Books/Content?oid=99313
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2007-08-16 Top Ten in Movies (weekly)
http://www.tucsonweekly.com/gbase/Cinema/Content?oid=99295
Casa Video's top rentals for the week
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2007-08-16 Top Ten in Music (weekly)
http://www.tucsonweekly.com/gbase/Music/Content?oid=99309
CD City top sales for the week
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2007-08-16 Tucson Police radar van hits the streets; tickets are coming (kvoa)
http://www.kvoa.com/global/story.asp?s=6938172
Starting August 22, if the radar van camera snaps your picture and plate, you'll be getting a ticket in the mail.
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2007-08-16 Tucson Time Capsule: Cheer-pom camp at the UA (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/196584.php
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2007-08-16 Tucson police deploy photo radar van to school zones (kvoa)
http://www.kvoa.com/global/story.asp?s=6935725
"The vehicles that may be speeding through our school zones represent one of the greatest threats to the future of our community,"
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2007-08-16 Tucson police investigate murder near Pueblo High School (kvoa)
http://www.kvoa.com/global/story.asp?s=6937276
A woman said her ex-boyfriend had shot her current boyfriend. When police arrived, 27 year old Lyle Narcia was dead.
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2007-08-16 Tuttle (weekly)
http://www.tucsonweekly.com/gbase/Opinion/Content?oid=99277
Don't resort to cans; eat well this summer!
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2007-08-16 UA Poetry Center moves into new home (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/60315.php
It is concrete, steel and glass now, but soon it will be filled with heart and soul.
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2007-08-16 UA cops blow across campus to help students (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/60247.php
University of Arizona police Wednesday made a "Whistle Stop" on campus to greet and help some 6,500 students move into their dormitories.
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2007-08-16 UA students told how to cut crime risk (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/196607.php
Tucson and University of Arizona police reminded students on Wednesday of several steps they can take to reduce their risk of becoming a crime victim.
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2007-08-16 University of Arizona students return to campus; UAPD prepares (kvoa)
http://www.kvoa.com/global/story.asp?s=6937186
Students say they're excited for their new college experience. Parents we spoke to are also excited for their kids, but say their child's safety is a big concern for them.
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2007-08-16 Ups and Downs (weekly)
http://www.tucsonweekly.com/gbase/Chow/Content?oid=99314
Bistro 44 has pluses, but service and seasoning problems need fixing
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2007-08-16 Welcome, warning at UA dorms (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/60304.php
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2007-08-16 Yuma mom charged in 2000 death of baby daughter (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/60227.php
A renewed investigation into a Yuma baby's death seven years ago has led to the filing of negligent homicide and felony child abuse charges against the toddler's mother.
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