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2010-12-05 \Tucson\News\Daily\Dec 05 2010\
The scoop: Round table axed for local news show (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

Former "Arizona Illustrated" host Bill Buckmaster said he was
ignored by KUAT when he expressed interest in continuing to host
the show's Friday round table after the new year.

2010-12-05 \Tucson\News\Daily\Dec 05 2010\
Get involved (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

Browse hundreds of volunteer opportunities online at
www.volunteersoaz.org, the Volunteer Center of Southern Arizona's
website. For personalized assistance or more information on any of
the volunteer

2010-12-05 \Tucson\News\Daily\Dec 05 2010\
Deaths (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

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

2010-12-05 \Tucson\News\Daily\Dec 05 2010\
Nonprofit seeks to give every child a toy at holiday party (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

Maybe Santa said the ... read more

2010-12-05 \Tucson\News\Daily\Dec 05 2010\
Radar van (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, according to the
Tucson Police Department:

2010-12-05 \Tucson\News\Daily\Dec 05 2010\
Neighbors: Local man hits it big in auctioneering world (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

Paul Ramirez's star ... read more

2010-12-05 \Tucson\News\Daily\Dec 05 2010\
Neighborhood Briefs (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

northwest side

2010-12-05 \Tucson\News\Daily\Dec 05 2010\
Family on a mission (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

Vincent Morales turns ... read more

2010-12-05 \Tucson\News\Daily\Dec 05 2010\
These folks make good tamales (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

Eighty people competed in Casino del Sol's Sixth Annual Tucson
Tamal & Heritage Festival Saturday.

2010-12-05 \Tucson\News\Daily\Dec 05 2010\
Lottery (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

Drawings for Saturday, Dec. 4

2010-12-05 \Tucson\News\Daily\Dec 05 2010\
Josh Brodesky: Agency fires her, county hires her (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

Dana Johnson was supposed to make sure communities across
southeastern Arizona received the best mental health care
possible.

2010-12-05 \Tucson\News\Daily\Dec 05 2010\
Afghan road bomb kills Tucson grad on 3rd tour (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

An Army National Guard ... read more

2010-12-05 \Tucson\News\Daily\Dec 05 2010\
Neto's Tucson: Tamal & Heritage Festival celebrates Tucson tradition (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

It was food heaven Saturday ... read more

2010-12-05 \Tucson\News\Daily\Dec 05 2010\
Roadside bomb kills soldier raised in Tucson (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/military

An Army National Guard sergeant who grew up in Tucson was killed
Thursday when insurgents attacked his unit with a roadside bomb in
Afghanistan.

2010-03-24 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 24 2010\
Farley Report: "GOP Budget Places Our Emergency Rooms in Mortal Danger" (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        The latest dispatch from state Rep. Steve Farley:
Howdy,  Friends O'Farley…
What a day for America! After a hundred years of trying, we finally enacted real health care reform.
It's not perfect, and the main features do not go into effect ... read more

2010-03-24 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 24 2010\
Giffords/Mitchell/Grijalva/Pastor: "The Suggestion That Somehow This Bill Is Responsible for Arizona’s Budget Crisis Is Absurd" (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        There's a lot of confusion about the impact of the health-care reform package that Democrats managed to make into law this week.
One question is the impact of the legislation on the state of Arizona, which recently eliminated KidsCare and made ... read more

2010-03-24 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 24 2010\
Playboy Coming To UA! (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
Hey, girls of the Pac-10! Here's your chance to show some school spirit ... read more

2010-03-24 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 24 2010\
Palin Targets Giffords For Defeat (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        Fox News commentator Sarah Palin has put Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords on notice!
Politico reports:Former Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin rolled out a list of Democratic members of Congress she intends to target for defeat this year, announcing that ... read more

2010-03-24 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 24 2010\
The Making of a Mind: Mind and Brain Lecture Series Continues Tonight (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
The UA College of Science "Mind and Brain" lecture series that's been filling up Centennial Hall continues this evening with "The Making of a Mind," presented by LouAnn Gerken, a professor of psychology.
Here's a brief description:
We're all ... read more

2010-03-24 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 24 2010\
Tucson Originals Gift Certificate Sale (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        Tucson Originals holds its popular quarterly gift-certificate sale on Wednesday, March 24. You can save between 20 and 40 percent on meals at more than 40 independent, locally owned eateries by getting up early tomorrow and clicking here.
An ... read more

2010-03-24 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 24 2010\
Rasmussen: Goddard Trails Martin & Mills, But Leads Over Brewer (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        Rasmussen has a new poll showing close races in this year's race for governor, as well as numbers on the sales tax election.
The survey shows that 53 percent of voters support the sales tax, while 36 percent oppose it and 11 percent are undecided ... read more

2010-03-24 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 24 2010\
WXSW Continues Tonight! (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
Tucson's WXSW festival continues with Surfer Blood (above), Think About Life, and Turbo Fruits at Club Congress tonight. Details here.  For the WXSW lineup at Plush, click here.
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2009-07-09 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 09 2009\
Council Member Scott, Attorney General Goddard to Host Crime And Fraud Preventio (city) http://www.tucsonaz.gov/hottopics/fraudf
Ward IV Council Member Shirley C. Scott and Arizona Attorney General
Terry Goddard will host the Ward IV Crime and Fraud Prevention Forum on
Wednesday, July 8, beginning at 6 p.m. at the William Clements
Recreation Center, 8155 E. Poinciana Dr.

2009-07-09 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 09 2009\
Local Jurisdictions Continue To Fight The Bite in Challenging Economic Times (city) http://www.tucsonaz.gov/hottopics/bitefi
Mosquito breeding and population do not rise and fall with area economic conditions.

2009-07-09 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 09 2009\
Free Bus Training For Individuals With Disabilities And Seniors (city) http://www.tucsonaz.gov/hottopics/bustra
Sun Tran s Accessible Rider Training Program

Sun Tran is offering free ridership training, designed to help people gain greater independence by learning how to ride the bus.  The Sun Tran Accessible Rider Training (START) program helps seniors and individuals ... read more

2009-07-09 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 09 2009\
Pascua Yaquis donate $100,000 to American Red Cross S. AZ Chapter (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/300238
The American Red Cross Southern Arizona Chapter has received a $100,000 gift from the Pascua Yaqui Tribe.

2009-07-09 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 09 2009\
Tucsonans will vote on increasing police, firefighter staffing (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/300264
Tucsonans will get the chance to mandate increased city Police and Fire Department staffing levels this November.

2009-07-09 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 09 2009\
Your I-10 frustration to end by late August (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/300257
Interstate 10 through Tucson is now scheduled to open fully by the end of August — with four lanes each direction and all on- and offramps — eight months ahead of the original schedule for the five-mile widening project.

2009-07-09 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 09 2009\
Storms knock out electric power to thousands (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/300277
Thunderstorms Wednesday evening flooded streets and knocked down power lines, cutting electricity to thousands of Tucson Electric Power customers in Tucson and Green Valley.

2009-07-09 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 09 2009\
Teen jailed in death of Nogales girl, age 16 (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/300269
A Nogales, Ariz., teen is in jail after a gun he was handling went off, fatally wounding a 16-year-old girl.

2009-07-09 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 09 2009\
Engineering is a woman's world, too, girls discover (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/300263
The group of middle school girls crowded around the large machine, eagerly listening to their teacher explain how the high-tech piece of engineering equipment can produce 3-D versions of items they design.

2009-07-09 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 09 2009\
Jimmy's forecast (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/300226
We could see another round of afternoon and/or evening thunderstorms today before drier air moves in. With that drier air will come the hottest temperatures of the year over the weekend.

2009-07-09 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 09 2009\
Tucsonan on quest for world title in 'Pokémon' game (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/300276
Web designer Steve Wasserloos thinks he may be the world's best "Pokémon" player, and next month he'll get the chance to prove it.

2009-07-09 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 09 2009\
Brewer signs 3 bills to reboot spending plan (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/300239
PHOENIX — Gov. Jan Brewer signed three bills Wednesday revamping the spending plan she rejected just a week earlier.

2009-07-09 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 09 2009\
Family of teen hit by car seeks $30 million (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/300255
A family has filed a $30 million claim against Pima County, saying a county crosswalk in which a teen was struck by a car and seriously injured earlier this year does not meet safety standards.

2009-07-09 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 09 2009\
Mosaics bring back 'the good old days' at Sunset Villa (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/300274
Jessie Pallanes is full of stories that paint a picture of what the Sunset Villa Neighborhood was like 50 years ago.

2009-07-09 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 09 2009\
Burns shakes up Senate leadership team to get everyone on same budgetary page (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/300262
PHOENIX — Senate President Bob Burns shook up his leadership team Wednesday, at least to the extent he could, in an effort to ease the way to getting a budget approved.

2009-07-09 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 09 2009\
TUSD has 6 school-nurse posts open; pay gap remains a problem (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/300261
Though it's been handing out pink slips, there's one job in Southern Arizona's largest school district that remains open for hire — school nurse.

2009-07-09 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 09 2009\
Law and Order (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/300260

  Couple dead in trailer not linked to crime

2009-07-09 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 09 2009\
Radar van locations (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/300224
The city's police radar van is scheduled to snap photographs of speeders at these locations today, according to the Tucson Police Department:

2009-07-09 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 09 2009\
Neighbors Briefs (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/300240

  
    midtown

2009-07-09 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 09 2009\
Blow-out lights up Arizona Pavilions (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/300051
Four hours were not even enough to see all there was to see Saturday at Marana's Star Spangled Spectacular celebration.

2009-07-09 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 09 2009\
'High School Musical' thrills HS (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/300030
It was strictly standing room only for a production of "High School Musical" at Catalina Foothills High School.

2009-07-09 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 09 2009\
Vail sets new school opening (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/300012
This month Vail's new Rincon Vista Middle School will open its doors to more than 400 students from 11 Vail public schools as well as schools from outside the district.

2009-07-09 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 09 2009\
Country fans flock to Rillito Freedom Fest (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/300046
Boots, buckles and beer were out in full force Saturday for 99.5 KIIM-FM radio's Freedom Fest as crowds poured into Rillito Park for the holiday music festival.

2009-07-09 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 09 2009\
Cooking up new food ideas (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/300027
When he visits his mom in Douglas, chef de cuisine Alexis Martinez isn't allowed in the kitchen.

2009-07-09 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 09 2009\
Teens spend summer serving (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/300014
New York City teen Jonathan Nathan is in Tucson for six weeks to learn what manual labor is all about.

2009-07-09 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 09 2009\
Sell your stuff, meet folks at monthly fair (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/300047
Once a month the Lew Sorensen Community Center transforms into a display house of nearly everything imaginable, ranging from old Southwestern saddles to African prayer masks.

2009-07-09 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 09 2009\
Brazilian's ID-theft case sets precedent (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/300215
PHOENIX — A Brazilian man who owns a granite-countertop business is the first business owner in Arizona to be criminally charged in an investigation of suspected employer-sanctions violations.

2009-07-09 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 09 2009\
Catalina gets new childcare (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/300062
After much planning and fundraising, the First Baptist Church of Catalina is ready to launch its new preschool program.

2009-07-09 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 09 2009\
Trio brings experience to new venture (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/300037
If you kick the tires, rummage around in the glove box and look under the hood of a new auto repair shop in Marana, you'll find something solid: Experience.

2009-07-09 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 09 2009\
Calendar (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/299906
Children's event

2009-07-09 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 09 2009\
Loose in the Foothills : Spot affords special view of 4th (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/300031
Brer Rabbit had his Laughing Place and his Bramble Patch, but Pat and I have a special Fireworks Watching Place (FWP). It's high on a hill, with a complete view of the Catalina Foothills and the Tucson valley — and best of all, we're the only ones who ... read more

2009-07-09 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 09 2009\
Enjoy the Journey : Traveling on 4th offers insights into our nation (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/300050
I would describe the terrific holiday we experienced Saturday as, "a Fourth of July celebration like none other."

2009-07-09 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 09 2009\
Correction (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/300029
The story, "Budget gets council's OK, but not without some cuts," on Page 4 of last week's Northwest Star, mischaracterized Marana's June elimination of town positions. The town eliminated 10 positions but only notified two employees their positions were ... read more

2009-07-09 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 09 2009\
Tucson Water plans solar plant (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/300061
A planned 1-megawatt solar plant in Avra Valley stands to help Tucson Water conserve energy, though it isn't likely to save the utility any money.

2009-07-09 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 09 2009\
Brotherly duo logs 9 summers at MDA camp (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/299900
Every year, Jacob Conover takes a bus trip to Heber to embark on a week of soccer, video games and water-gun fights.

2009-07-09 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 09 2009\
OV looks at taking over animal control (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/300174
Oro Valley leaders are exploring the idea of taking over animal care and licensing in town.

2009-07-09 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 09 2009\
Signatures needed to name ball field for Steve Emerine (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/299898
Steve Emerine, a former Pima County assessor, had passions for a number of things — jazz, politics, journalism. But his greatest passion were the sounds and sights of baseball.

2009-07-09 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 09 2009\
Local food and artwork all in one historic barn (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/299899
Shoppers make their way through the historic horse barn and greet each other and vendors as they sip coffee and pick up fresh vegetables at the Rincon Valley Farmers Market.


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