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2011-06-13 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jun 13 2011\
First Photos of Rep. Giffords Post-January 8th Released (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
        From Rep. Giffords' Facebook page:


Background of the photographer
The photos were taken by P.K. Weis ... read more

2011-06-13 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jun 13 2011\
Lottery (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

Drawings for Saturday, June 11

2011-06-13 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jun 13 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:

2011-06-13 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jun 13 2011\
2-year-old pulled from spa, critical (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

A 2-year-old girl was hospitalized after being pulled from an
eastside hot tub at about 5 p.m. Sunday, officials said.

2011-06-13 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jun 13 2011\
BBQ-grill fire destroys home (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

A 27-year-old woman was grilling hot dogs when her barbecue
grill exploded and burned down her town home.

2011-06-13 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jun 13 2011\
Tucson Oddity: Little, custom-made chapel a welcoming spiritual haven (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

The Divine Mercy Chapel ... read more

2011-06-13 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jun 13 2011\
New fire chars 3,000 acres (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

A new wildfire blasted through more than 3,000 acres Sunday and
prompted the evacuation of residents about 25 miles south of Sierra
Vista near the international border.

2011-06-13 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jun 13 2011\
Tucson toddler, pulled from spa, in critical condition (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

A 2-year-old girl is hospitalized after being pulled from an
eastside hot tub at about 5 p.m. today, officials say.

2011-06-13 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jun 13 2011\
Foothills home on fire after barbecue explosion (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

A barbecue explosion at a large family gathering has led to a
house fire in the Catalina Foothills, officials say.

2011-06-13 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jun 13 2011\
New fire reported south of Sierra Vista (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

A new fire was reported today in Coronado National Memorial,
which is about 25 miles south of Sierra Vista near the
international border.

2011-06-13 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jun 13 2011\
Chapel on NW side a Tucson Oddity (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

The Divine Mercy Chapel attracts the
faithful and curious to a rural northwest-side neighborhood tucked
away in an area where water flows in irrigation ditches and people
on horseback travel dirt path

2010-09-30 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 30 2010\
Music Meets Film (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/music

        
        by Emily Bowen
          
          
          
            Local and national filmmakers alike are flocking to Tucson to show off their stuff—and if you have any free time next weekend, you might be able to catch a world premiere ... read more

2010-09-30 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 30 2010\
Top Ten in Movies (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/top-t

        
        Casa Video top rentals for the week ending Sept. 26, 2010
          
          
          
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2010-09-30 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 30 2010\
Top Ten in Music (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/top-t

        
        Zia Records' top sales for the week ending Sept. 26, 2010
          
          
          
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2010-09-30 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 30 2010\
K.Rat (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/krat/

        
        
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2010-09-30 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 30 2010\
The Family Man (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/the-f

        
        In Democratic circles, rumors abound about state Rep. Daniel Patterson
          
            by Hank Stephenson
          
          
          
            State Rep. Daniel Patterson will probably not be using the "family man" label ... read more

2010-09-30 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 30 2010\
City Week (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/city-

        
        Desert Diamond Lucky Break talent show; Art Terrain grand opening; Illusionist Michael Howell's Magic Factory; Tucson Oktoberfest
          
            by Erica Arvizu
          
          
          
            So You Think You Can ... read more

2010-09-30 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 30 2010\
Gekko Redeemed! (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/gekko

        
        Oliver Stone wimps out in his long-awaited 'Wall Street' sequel
          
            by Bob Grimm
          
          
          
            The once-fearless Oliver Stone seems a little scared of himself and his subject in Wall ... read more

2010-09-30 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 30 2010\
Nine Questions (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/nine-

        
        Dylan Smith
          
            by Kristine Peashock
          
          
          
            Dylan Smith is the editor and publisher of TucsonSentinel.com, a nonprofit, independent news site. He was the online editor of the Tucson ... read more

2010-09-30 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 30 2010\
Red Meat (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/red-m

        
        
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2010-09-30 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 30 2010\
The Skinny (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/the-s

        
        Will the Rio Nuevo board decide it wants to build a new downtown hotel? … What does the PCIC have against leftist candidates? … Get registered to vote if you want to cast a ballot in November … and more!
          
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2010-09-30 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 30 2010\
T Q&A (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/t-qan

        
        Sue Barenholtz
          
            by Kelsey Merkel
          
          
          
            In May 2008, Sue Barenholtz was ready to start a new chapter in her life: She wanted to go back to the exciting days of friends, socializing ... read more

2010-09-30 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 30 2010\
Now Showing at Home (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/now-s

        
        The Killer Inside Me (Blu-ray) (MPI);  Merry Christmas Mr. Lawrence (Blu-ray) (Criterion); The Thin Red Line (Blu-ray) (Criterion)
          
            by Bob Grimm
          
          
          
            The Killer Inside Me ... read more

2010-09-30 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 30 2010\
Live (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/live/

        
        Boogie Nazis, Truancy, Negative Feedback: Toxic Ranch Records, Wednesday, Sept. 22
          
            by Billups Allen
          
          
          
            BOOGIE NAZIS, TRUANCY, NEGATIVE FEEDBACK TOXIC RANCH RECORDS&hellip ... read more

2010-09-30 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 30 2010\
Digging Delays (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/diggi

        
        A frustrated mining company takes on the county, while its open-pit plans are slowed
          
            by Tim Vanderpool
          
          
          
            As if late summer weren't already hot enough, there's scorching ... read more

2010-09-30 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 30 2010\
Ready for Receptions? (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/ready

        
        Downtown-area galleries kick off the fall with 'The Big Picture'
          
            by Margaret Regan
          
          
          
            Over at Tucson's newest gallery, color photographs were propped up against the walls ... read more

2010-09-30 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 30 2010\
Pass the Salt (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/pass-

        
        Joe Mama's Grill offers good coffee—but the food and service fail to impress
          
            by Rita Connelly
          
          
          
            The very first Star Trek episode to air was called "The Man Trap ... read more

2010-09-30 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 30 2010\
Jenny and Johnny: I'm Having Fun Now (Warner Bros.) (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/jenny

        
        by Kristine Peashock
          
          
          
            If indie-music tastemakers make you queasy, you won't have the stomach for Jenny and Johnny. "Jenny" is Jenny Lewis: Rilo Kiley vocalist, solo artist and sex symbol.&hellip ... read more

2010-09-30 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 30 2010\
Fascinating Feedback (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/fasci

        
        by Jimmy Boegle
          
          
          
            The reviews of this year's Best of Tucson® issue are in! And the reviews are ... interesting.…
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2010-09-30 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 30 2010\
Media Watch (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/media

        
        Citizen journalists offered outlet to learn the ropes
          
            by John Schuster
          
          
          
            CITIZEN JOURNALISTS OFFERED OUTLET TO LEARN THE ROPES The stranglehold days of legacy media are ... read more

2010-09-30 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 30 2010\
Modernism Memorialized (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/moder

        
        A self-guided tour shows off some of Tucson's most striking midcentury architectural treasures
          
            by Margaret Regan
          
          
          
            The kitchen window in the Diamos house is long and horizontal ... read more

2010-09-30 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 30 2010\
Noshing Around (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/noshi

        
        Lederhosen Optional; Restaurant at Lodge on the Desert; Planet of the Crepes; Caramel Apple Fridays
          
            by Adam Borowitz
          
          
          
            Lederhosen Optional The Northwest Fire Fighters ... read more

2010-09-30 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 30 2010\
Alien Jane: Evolve (Self-Released) (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/alien

        
        by Gene Armstrong
          
          
          
            When the women-led Tucson band Alien Jane blends alternative, grunge, punk and proto-metal in the ol' concrete mixer, the back-to-basics rock sound it produces is aggressive ... read more

2010-09-30 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 30 2010\
Danehy (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/daneh

        
        Read Tom's blog about his 'Halo: Reach' experience
          
            by Tom Danehy
          
          
          
            A few months ago, I wrote about an experience that I'd had, and some reader referred to what I had written ... read more

2010-09-30 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 30 2010\
Regulators! (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/regul

        
        Five credible Corporation Commission candidates make their case for your vote
          
            by Dave Devine
          
          
          
            Among the five legitimate candidates for two seats on the Arizona Corporation ... read more

2010-09-30 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 30 2010\
Absence of Motive (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/absen

        
        'Innocent Until Interrogated' is a brilliant page-turner about Arizona's worst mass murder
          
            by Tim Hull
          
          
          
            Every once in a while, the illusions that allow us to keep it ... read more

2010-09-30 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 30 2010\
Deaths (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

The deceased are from Tucson unless otherwise noted.

2010-09-30 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 30 2010\
Desert Survivors Preparing for weekend plant sale (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

2010-09-30 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 30 2010\
Radar van locations (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/crime/ar

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

2010-09-30 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 30 2010\
Arizonans wagering much less at tribes' casinos (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

PHOENIX - Arizonans are spending less money - a lot less -
gambling at tribal casinos.

2010-09-30 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 30 2010\
Another TUSD exec follows Fagen (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

The Tucson Unified School District has lost yet another employee
to former Superintendent Elizabeth Celania-Fagen.

2010-09-30 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 30 2010\
Lottery (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

Drawings for Wednesday, Sept. 29

2010-09-30 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 30 2010\
Station will be site for enviro education (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

Historic Florida Station ... read more

2010-09-30 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 30 2010\
Man struck, killed crossing street on south side (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

A man in his mid-50s was struck and killed by a car on the south
side Wednesday night.

2010-09-30 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 30 2010\
Morning prison bus crash on I-10 under investigation (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

A prison bus carrying 24 maximum security inmates was in a
collision Wednesday morning that shut down Interstate 10 for 45
minutes.

2010-09-30 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 30 2010\
Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff to visit Tucson (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

The public is invited ... read more

2010-01-17 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 17 2010\
Here are those who, for good or ill, have shaped Rio Nuevo (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/325555
For more than 20 years, Tucson tried to get the Legislature to allow certain tax revenue to be set aside for downtown redevelopment.

2010-01-17 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 17 2010\
Vaunted Rio Nuevo a tale of success, stumbles (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/325536
In 10 years the Rio Nuevo downtown redevelopment district has gone from the "last best opportunity" to revitalize an aging city core to the source of so much scorn it is being taken over by the state.

2010-01-17 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 17 2010\
I-19 set for shift to mileage signs (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/325533
Miles or kilometers?

2010-01-17 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 17 2010\
Rosemont expected to become lake when done (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/325504
Just call it Lake Rosemont.

2010-01-17 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 17 2010\
AZ rep wants exit exam for third-graders (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/325540
PHOENIX — Third-graders who can't read at the level expected for their age would be held back under a proposal being crafted by a state lawmaker.

2010-01-17 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 17 2010\
Paton says he's now in race for US House seat (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/325569
State Sen. Jonathan Paton has joined the crowded Republican field looking to bounce Democratic incumbent Gabrielle Giffords from Congressional District 8 after two terms.

2010-01-17 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 17 2010\
Studies vary on Rosemont's impact (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/325528
The proposed Rosemont mine could reduce the flow of Cienega Creek, one of the county's last perennial streams and a birdwatchers mecca about 10 miles from the mine site, one study predicts.

2010-01-17 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 17 2010\
Ernesto Portillo Jr.: Local women wait for word on loved ones in Haiti (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/325552
Nanette Longchamp and Erin Durban don't know each other, but they share similar despair and anguish for Haiti's earthquake victims.

2010-01-17 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 17 2010\
UA gets $3.9M to battle obesity (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/325550
A University of Arizona program that targets a serious obesity problem among people living along the Arizona/Mexico border has received $3.9 million from the federal government.

2010-01-17 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 17 2010\
Walled city birthplace a target for vandals (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/325567
At the San Augustín Mission Gardens, regarded as Tucson's birthplace, 6-foot walls rise from the ground along the west bank of the Santa Cruz River. But they encircle nothing more than a plot of empty gravel.

2010-01-17 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 17 2010\
Martin Luther King Jr. events today and Monday include service, march (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/325526
Some Martin Luther King Jr. events in Tucson:

2010-01-17 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 17 2010\
Political notebook : As city recall gets under way, Dem leader says it 'breaks law right out of the gate' (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/325558
The recall campaign against the mayor and two City Council members is kicking off next Saturday morning at Reid Park, but it took only one day for a complaint to be lodged against it.

2010-01-17 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 17 2010\
Supes to weigh rezoning on 2 projects, 800 homes (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/325568
Two rezoning proposals could add nearly 800 homes southeast of the metro area.

2010-01-17 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 17 2010\
'Father of Arizona Trail' left a long mark (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/325551
Dale Shewalter, considered the "Father of the Arizona Trail," died Jan. 10 in Flagstaff after a long battle with cancer. He was 59.

2008-08-16 15 mos. in child-smuggling try (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/253072.php
A Nogales, Sonora, woman was sentenced in U.S. District Court  on Friday to 15 months in prison for attempting to smuggle an 8-year-old boy into the United States.
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2008-08-16 2nd Ghost Bike memorial missing from site where boy was struck, killed (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/253078.php
The second Ghost Bike memorial for a 14-year-old who was struck and killed while riding a bicycle along  East Broadway appears to have been stolen.
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2008-08-16 3 in dogfighting case seek $4M from county (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/253058.php
Three people charged in February with animal cruelty and dogfighting have filed claims of nearly $4 million against Pima County.
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2008-08-16 Agents find over ton of pot in 2 loads on O'odham land (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/253025.php
U.S. Border Patrol agents made two large drug seizures Thursday.
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2008-08-16 Ask the Astronomer (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/93962.php
Q. Can we see the lunar eclipse Saturday night?
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2008-08-16 Bicyclist killed in collision was teacher, veteran (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/253098.php
A Tucson bicyclist killed in a collision with a pickup truck Thursday was a teacher and retired Air Force pilot who pedaled to and from school each day.
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2008-08-16 Blood Donations (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/253059.php
The American Red Cross will be seeking blood donors at these times and places in the coming week.
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2008-08-16 CPS knew boy had injuries well before death (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/93918.php
Child Protective Services first learned Fabian Silva III appeared to have been physically abused when Tucson Medical Center's staff called CPS in October 2007, reporting bruising around his groin, on his penis and over both eyes, records released Wednesday reveal.
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2008-08-16 Camera van eyes speeders at 3 locations (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/253028.php
The city's police radar van is scheduled to snap photos of speeders at these locations today, according to the Tucson Police Department's Web site:
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2008-08-16 Carlock: Back to school for students and teachers (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/93897.php
Young means bad decisions; violent kids; violated kids; bureaucracy and kids; and minority majority
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2008-08-16 Chandler police sergeant found not guilty in K9 case (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/93912.php
Sgt. Tom Lovejoy, the Chandler police sergeant whose police dog died in the back of his patrol vehicle last summer, was found not guilty Friday of misdemeanor animal cruelty charges.
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2008-08-16 Club helped girl turn her life around (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/253017.php
When I was 7 years old, I remember, I was driving down a dirt road with my mother. I was mad for whatever reason. I didn't want to talk or listen; I just wanted to go home. All of a sudden my mom pulled over the car, cranked the radio, got out and started dancing.
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2008-08-16 County, Ak-Chin at odds on effluent (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/253092.php
Pima County officials say a concern raised by the Ak-Chin Indian Community about effluent reaching its land could destroy riparian habitat in the Santa Cruz River that is sustained by discharge from county sewage-treatment plants.
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2008-08-16 Court upholds probes of prosecutor's office (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/93920.php
The Arizona Supreme Court on Friday refused to stop investigations by the State Bar of Arizona into allegations of professional misconduct in the Maricopa County Attorney's Office.
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2008-08-16 DPS photo radar units back on road (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/253068.php
PHOENIX — The state's two mobile photo radar units are back on the road — and once again citing speeders.
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2008-08-16 Deadline for early ballot requests is Friday (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/93909.php
Voters have until Friday to request an early ballot for the Sept. 2 primary election.
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2008-08-16 Deaths (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/93914.php
Compiled by M. Watt. For information, call 573-4561.
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2008-08-16 Deaths (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/253057.php
The deceased are from Tucson unless otherwise noted. Occupations are stated when available.
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2008-08-16 Dorm updates at UA to cost extra $15.39M (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/93913.php
The 70 percent budget increase sought by the University of Arizona for renovation of dorms didn't raise any red flags at the Board of Regents meeting Friday in Flagstaff.
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2008-08-16 Gannett to cut 1,000 U.S. jobs; 15 locally (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/93924.php
The Tucson Citizen and Tucson Newspapers Inc. will lay off about 15 employees before the end of the month, officials for both companies said Friday.
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2008-08-16 Get involved (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/252981.php
Browse hundreds of volunteer opportunities at the Volunteer Center's Web site, www. volunteersoaz.org. For personalized assistance or for more information on the opportunities listed here, call 881-3300.
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2008-08-16 Honeywell settlement questioned (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/93980.php
PHOENIX - Arizona Corporation Commissioner Gary Pierce is questioning the legality of a hazardous-waste settlement with Honeywell International Inc. that included a $5 million fine and a $1 million contribution to an air-quality cleanup project.
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2008-08-16 Initiative on state trust land lacks enough signatures to make ballot (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/253086.php
PHOENIX — An initiative to put about a half-million acres of state trust land off-limits to development, the largest share of it in Pima County, does not have enough valid signatures to make the ballot, Secretary of State Jan Brewer concluded Friday.
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2008-08-16 Jimmy's forecast (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/253023.php
An upper-level low moving south out of Montana and Wyoming may increase our chances of thunderstorms over the weekend, as a few minor disturbances may spin through Arizona. As this low moves toward southeastern Colorado after the weekend, drier air will move in to retard thunderstorm activity.
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2008-08-16 Lane closures in next week (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/253066.php
Several local road projects  continue throughout the area and will restrict traffic. Here are some of the changes in construction zones that drivers should be aware of:
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2008-08-16 Lawyer suspended; mishandled funds (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/93925.php
The Arizona Supreme Court  suspended the law license of a Tucson bankruptcy lawyer for two years after he was found to have misused client funds.
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2008-08-16 Little girl with big heart earns bell for altruism (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/253003.php
The recipient of this week's Ben's Bell is Erin Wirth, a little girl with a big heart.
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2008-08-16 Major closures around Interstate 10 through Aug. 25 (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/93959.php
Widening of Interstate 10 continues through early 2010. Here is what to expect through next week.
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2008-08-16 Man loses arm in shooting, won't aid police (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/253073.php
A man arrived at St. Mary's Hospital Friday afternoon with a shotgun wound that cost him an arm, but police were able to learn little from the victim because he was uncooperative and doesn't want to prosecute.
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2008-08-16 Man sought in fatal shooting at strip mall (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/93891.php
A judge issued an arrest warrant for a man in a shootout that killed a man Aug. 2, Tucson police said Friday in a news release.
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2008-08-16 Man sought in slaying at strip mall (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/253032.php
An arrest warrant has been issued in the gang-related shooting death of a man at a strip mall.
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2008-08-16 Mistrial in drug case of Tucson lawyer (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/253041.php
A mistrial was declared Friday in the case of a Tucson attorney accused of operating a marijuana stash house.
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2008-08-16 Mom says son far from being a killer (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/253064.php
Cathie Medina is heartbroken. After she ignored her gut instincts, tragedy struck just three weeks later.
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2008-08-16 National park's solution to cactus thefts: microchips (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/253048.php
Saguaros may add another layer of protection to that already provided by their tough flesh, spined ribs, massive size, protective state laws, a federal haven and a vigilant public.
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2008-08-16 Park saguaros will get chips to fight theft (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/93898.php
Saguaro National Park plans to inject microchips into some saguaros to deter thieves, the parks' district ranger said.
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2008-08-16 Pilot plan to set universities' tuition range (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/253085.php
FLAGSTAFF — The Arizona Board of Regents will set a price range in which the state's three universities can set tuition this fall under a pilot program that represents a shift in how the schools determine what they charge students.
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2008-08-16 Pivotal District 8 contest heats up (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/253010.php
One of the nation's most watched congressional races took on a heightened intensity late in the week, as the candidates in Southern Arizona's 8th Congressional District — both in Tucson campaigning — sought to frame the election on their terms.
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2008-08-16 Plane wreckage in S. Ritas (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/253088.php
A search-and-rescue team tentatively found the wreckage of a small plane in the Santa Rita Mountains Friday night but was awaiting daylight to try to reach the site, authorities said.
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2008-08-16 Police chief eyes new policy on entrant reports (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/253097.php
Tucson Police Chief Kermit Miller is proposing a revision to the department's policies that outlines specifically the circumstances that call for officers to report illegal immigrants to federal authorities.
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2008-08-16 Property tax bills won't reflect slump (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/93956.php
Tax rates and levies that will determine property tax bills going out next month in Pima County will be set by the Board of Supervisors on Monday.
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2008-08-16 Regents make another budget cut to universities (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/93896.php
The University of Arizona will have to squeeze more out of its budget to handle a $1.276 million cut required by the governor that was announced at Friday's Arizona Board of Regents meeting in Flagstaff.
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2008-08-16 Seniors can have their property values frozen (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/93910.php
Seniors in Arizona counties can request the values of their properties be frozen for the next three years by applying with their assessor's office by a Sept. 1 deadline, but some may want to think twice before doing so.
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2008-08-16 South Tucson turns to veteran cops (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/93917.php
South Tucson has brought back two former high-ranking police officers to improve the department's administration, South Tucson's city manager said.
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2008-08-16 Theft strips N. Side church hall's copper pipes (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/253014.php
It was bad enough when a 60-year-old Infant of Prague Jesus statue was stolen from the North Side's Sacred Heart Catholic Church last year.
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2008-08-16 Tucson Time Capsule : the rascals perform here (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/253056.php
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2008-08-16 Tucson team enjoys big medal haul (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/93977.php
Theron Hallock won a silver medal for slalom and  bronze medals in archery and nine-ball pool during his first national competition.
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2008-08-16 UA gets OK for new dorms, renovations (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/253060.php
FLAGSTAFF — The Arizona Board of Regents on Friday approved the UA's plan to build two new residence halls while also renovating several older dorms with the goal of adding about 1,000 beds to campus.
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2008-08-16 Use of pollution fine to fund climate plan irks ACC member (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/253080.php
PHOENIX — A state utility regulator is upset that the head of the Department of Environmental Quality agreed to a pollution claim settlement that gives the money to one of Gov. Janet Napolitano's pet projects.
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2008-08-16 Woman accused in fatal shooting (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/93895.php
Police arrested a woman they say was involved in a dispute  that led to a man being shot to death, a Tucson police spokesman said.
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2008-08-16 Woman held in man's shooting death (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/253029.php
A 23-year-old woman was arrested in connection with the slaying of a man who was shot outside a Midtown apartment complex in June.
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