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2011-03-20 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 20 2011\
Deaths (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

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

2011-03-20 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 20 2011\
Get involved (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

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

2011-03-20 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 20 2011\
correction (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

• A story on A6 Wednesday, "Babeu seeks $5M for rifles, chopper
to fight smugglers," underestimated the number of people attending
a meeting of the Pima County Republican Club at which Pinal

2011-03-20 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 20 2011\
Wine and song event to aid group (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

It's about as aptly ... read more

2011-03-20 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 20 2011\
Radar van locations (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

The city is scheduled to snap photographs of speeders at these
locations today:

2011-03-20 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 20 2011\
Lottery (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

Drawing for Saturday, March 19

2011-03-20 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 20 2011\
Josh Brodesky: John Kromko: the jester in our political court (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

Most people probably ... read more

2011-03-20 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 20 2011\
Girl's sense of caring lives on to help others (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

Andra Jane Dalrymple ... read more

2011-03-20 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 20 2011\
'Save a Life' event has record turnout (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

Check. Call. Care. ... read more

2010-07-07 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 07 2010\
Brewer's Border Conference Conundrum (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        The New York Times looks at how SB 1070 is upending relations between Arizona and Mexico, especially when it comes to an annual get-together between border governors:
Ms. Brewer happens by rotation to be the chairwoman and host of this year& ... read more

2010-07-07 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 07 2010\
SB 1070 Reaction: Grijalva vs. Arpaio (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
Congressman Raul Grijalva takes on Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio on CNN.
BTW: Grijalva will visit Arizona Illustrated's Friday Roundtable this week. The show airs at 6:30 p.m. on Channel 6.
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2010-07-07 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 07 2010\
Frog Boil University (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
Mother Jones' take on Beck University:
The forthcoming institution o'learnin', appropriately titled Beck University, will "explore the concepts of Faith, Hope and Charity and show you how they influence America’s past, her present and ... read more

2010-07-07 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 07 2010\
Happy Birthday, Frida (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
"They are so damn 'intellectual' and rotten that ... read more

2010-07-07 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 07 2010\
Tucson's Everyday People: More Scary Tales With Eddie Gallego at the Old Town Artisans (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        The Lady in the Mirror with Eddie Gallegoby Blair Kurland

At the northwest corner of the Old Town Artisans is a ghostly patron. Here a short story about her with Eddie Gallego. Part 2 of 6.
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2010-07-07 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 07 2010\
Feds Vs. AZ on SB 1070: Reax From Giffords, Kelly and Vogt (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords:
I am disappointed with the federal lawsuit against SB 1070 for the same reason I was disappointed when this bill became law: Neither will do anything to make Arizona’s border communities more secure. Both ... read more

2010-07-07 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 07 2010\
Grijalva Encourages Musicians to Come to AZ to Fight SB 1070 (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        Congressman Raul Grijalva, who has urged conventions to boycott Arizona, is now working with local musicians, including Joey Burns of Calexico and David Slutes of the Sand Rubies, to counter the Sound Strike effort to persuade musicians to boycott ... read more

2010-07-07 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 07 2010\
SB 1070 Lawsuit Reaction: Kyl and McCain (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        U.S. Sens. John McCain and Jon Kyl release a joint statement on the lawsuit against SB 1070:
It is far too premature for the Obama Administration to challenge the legality of this new law since it has not yet been enforced.  Most legal experts ... read more

2010-07-07 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 07 2010\
Feds File Suit Against SB 1070 (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        As expected, the U.S. Justice Department has filed suit to challenge SB 1070, Arizona's new immigration law.
Democratic Congressman Raul Grijalva's response: This is exactly the right time for our federal government to send a message about the ... read more

2010-07-07 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 07 2010\
Today's the Day: Feds To Sue Over SB 1070? (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        CNN reports:The Justice Department is expected to file a legal challenge Tuesday against Arizona's controversial immigration law, according to an administration official.
During a recent interview with CNN's John King, Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer ... read more

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

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

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

Drawings for Tuesday, July 6

2010-07-07 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 07 2010\
Upgrade set at Ina sewage facility (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

A $163 million construction project to upgrade and expand the
Ina Road wastewater-treatment plant will begin in about a
month.

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

• The last paragraph of "Kennedy's struggles continue despite
layoff," Tuesday on B3, should have indicated that Chicago Cubs
slugger Alfonso Soriano capped the scoring with a two-run home

2009-10-24 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 24 2009\
US will consider option for no Rosemont mine (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/314630
After drawing sharp criticism from Rosemont Mine opponents, U.S. Agriculture Secretary Thomas Vilsack on Friday said his office made a mistake in sending out a letter saying that it can't legally approve a "no action" alternative for the mine in the Santa ... read more

2009-10-24 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 24 2009\
7 months later, no audit on Rio Nuevo (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/314611
An "in-depth special audit" of Tucson's  Rio Nuevo downtown redevelopment district approved by the City Council in March has never been started. Some council members blame the  state Legislature, which threatened to rescind funding for the district, for ... read more

2009-10-24 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 24 2009\
Cyclist set cancer-fund goal before dying; her friends top it (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/314624
Though she died of breast cancer earlier this month, Tucson cyclist and attorney Colleen Whealdon-Haught will be making a big contribution to a fundraiser for cancer survivors this weekend.

2009-10-24 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 24 2009\
Sat. H1N1 clinic canceled; new hours next week (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/314621
The Pima County Health Department has changed the hours of its free H1N1 clinics and canceled the one scheduled for today.

2009-10-24 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 24 2009\
Kartchner, a priceless site, marks 10 years (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/314609
BENSON — For Gordon Abbott and his sons, Ryan, 9, and Sean, 12, Kartchner Caverns State Park provided an eye-opening experience during a trip from Honolulu.

2009-10-24 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 24 2009\
Ben's Bells : Educator learns forgiveness after husband's death (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/314598
The recipient of this week's Ben's Bell is Sharon Hooker, coordinator of the gifted program for students in kindergarten through 12th grade that she started in 1979 for Sunnyside Unified School District.

2009-10-24 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 24 2009\
Law and Order (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/314619

  Money-launder arrests follow stops on I-10

2009-10-24 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 24 2009\
Prop. 200 backers: $360K; foes: $58K (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/314617
The campaign to require the city to put more police officers and firefighters on the payroll has bankrolled more than $360,000.

2009-10-24 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 24 2009\
Enviros: Warming threatens 350 species (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/314632
PHOENIX — The desert tortoise thrives in intense heat and can go a year without water, but it's among the species threatened by climate change, an wildlife group says.

2009-10-24 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 24 2009\
Students make a difference for troops (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/314626
Students at Howenstine High Magnet School will be collecting donations for troops serving in Afghanistan as part of Make a Difference Day.

2009-10-24 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 24 2009\
Mexico revives plans for deep-water Baja port (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/314623
YUMA — Mexico is reviving plans for a deep-water shipping port on the Baja California coast south of Ensenada — and the possibility that Yuma County could be on the route of a rail line that would serve the port.

2009-10-24 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 24 2009\
Measure OK'd recognizing work of Stewart Udall (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/314620
The U.S. Senate has approved legislation that recognizes former Interior Secretary Stewart Udall for his contributions as secretary and for advancing the work of the Morris K. Udall Foundation.

2009-10-24 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 24 2009\
Guardsmen shipping out next week to Afghanistan (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/314610
Members of a Tucson Army National Guard unit are shipping out late next week for a year-long tour in Afghanistan.

2009-10-24 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 24 2009\
Private-school tax credits ruled illegal (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/314627
Arizona's tax-credit program to help pay for kids to attend private schools was dealt a setback Wednesday when the 9th Circuit Court refused to overturn a previous ruling that the program is unconstitutional because some participating nonprofits give ... read more

2009-10-24 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 24 2009\
Her crew puts warmth in assisted-living center (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/314578
Christie Spencer and a force of more than 30 volunteers staging the Sensational Settings fundraiser for St. Luke's Home are not only celebrating home, but helping make one.

2009-10-24 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 24 2009\
Radar van locations (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/314576
The city's police radar van is scheduled to snap photographs of speeders at these locations this weekend, according to the Tucson Police Department:

2009-10-24 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 24 2009\
Blood donations (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/314557
The American Red Cross will seek blood donors at these times and places next week. To schedule an appointment, call 1-800-448-3543.

2009-10-24 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 24 2009\
Get involved (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/314541
Browse hundreds of volunteer opportunities online at www.volunteersoaz.org, the Volunteer Center of Southern Arizona's Web site. For personalized assistance or more information on any of the volunteer opportunities listed here, call 881-3300.

2009-10-24 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 24 2009\
A dry northwesterly flow will bring dry and mild conditions through this weekend. A deepening trough will then bring windy conditions and much lower temperatures the middle of next week. (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/314597
Jimmy's forecast

2009-02-06 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 06 2009\
Depot Plaza Update (city) http://www.tucsonaz.gov/hottopics/Crane.
There have been some misconceptions relating to the 180  Tower Crane currently being used in the construction of the Depot Plaza Garage.

2009-02-06 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 06 2009\
Man in machete attack on teen girls pleads guilty but insane (citizen-local) http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/10
Rickey F. Russell, 26, pleaded guilty "except insane" Wednesday to three felony charges in a machete attack at a bus stop on July 7, 2008.

2009-02-06 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 06 2009\
Denogean: Cut to state parks a cut at state's voters (citizen-local) http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/10
When state legislators cut Arizona State Parks funding as part of balancing the current fiscal year budget, they left nothing untouched.

2009-02-06 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 06 2009\
375 protest Legislature's cuts to education (citizen-local) http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/10
About 375 people rallied at Amphitheater High School Thursday night to denounce cuts to public education that were included in the $580 million slashed from the state budget by the Arizona Legislature last week.

2009-02-06 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 06 2009\
Schools scramble to meet Legislature's budget cuts (citizen-local) http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/10
Tucson Unified School District's decision last summer not to give pay raises to employees may have been unpopular then but it's looking pretty smart now in light of budget cuts imposed by the Legislature last week.

2009-02-06 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 06 2009\
Cat shelter offers 2-for-1 adoption special (citizen-local) http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/10
Valentine's Day is a time for cats with a two-for-one adoption special at the Hermitage Cat Shelter for cats that need to stay together.

2009-02-06 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 06 2009\
Skrappy's may return downtown next week (citizen-local) http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/10
Skrappy's, a club for teens, will be revived in its third downtown incarnation, possibly as early as next week.

2009-02-06 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 06 2009\
DEATHS (citizen-local) http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/10
Compiled by Daniela Vizcarra. For information, call 573-4561.

2009-02-06 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 06 2009\
Murder-suicide suspected in Grand Canyon deaths (citizen-local) http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/10
GRAND CANYON NATIONAL PARK - Federal officials are investigating the deaths of a man and a woman in a housing area within Grand Canyon National Park as a murder-suicide.

2009-02-06 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 06 2009\
UA law school grad named State Bar CEO (citizen-local) http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/10
A former U.S. government official who obtained his law degree from the University of Arizona began work this week as the State Bar of Arizona's chief executive officer and executive director.

2009-02-06 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 06 2009\
Arizona's administrative agency lays off 138; budget cuts cited (citizen-local) http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/10
PHOENIX - The state's budget troubles hit home for state workers Thursday as the Department of Administration told 138 of its workers they'd lose their jobs in layoffs effective Friday. That follows a smaller layoff earlier this week at the Revenue Department ... read more

2009-02-06 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 06 2009\
ASU workers on layoff list may get hit by furloughs, too (citizen-local) http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/10
Some Arizona State University employees who are being laid off will face a double whammy under the university's new furlough policy.

2009-02-06 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 06 2009\
Legal Aid sues AHCCCS to get Tucsonan, 50, a liver transplant (citizen-local) http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/10
Southern Arizona Legal Aid is suing AHCCCS, the state's Medicaid administrator, and Mercy Care Plan Inc. to get a liver transplant for a 50-year-old Tucson woman who will die within months without one, said her lawyer, Wendy H. Ascher.

2009-02-06 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 06 2009\
State to resume airing anti-tobacco ads (citizen-local) http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/10
PHOENIX - The new interim director of the Arizona Department of Health Services has revived a series of tobacco-prevention TV ads aimed at teenagers.

2009-02-06 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 06 2009\
Planned Parenthood looks into unreported claim of teen rape (citizen-local) http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/10
Planned Parenthood of Southern Arizona is investigating an allegation that one of its Tucson employees did not report statutory rape of a teen asking about an abortion.

2009-02-06 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 06 2009\
Downtown development still on despite partner pullout (citizen-local) http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/10
Even with Williams & Dame Development no longer part of the Downtown Tucson Development Co., the 20-year vision to redevelop much of the east half of downtown remains in place.

2009-02-06 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 06 2009\
Mayor Walkup named grand marshal of Tucson Rodeo Parade (citizen-local) http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/10
The Tucson Rodeo Parade Committee on Thursday announced that Mayor Bob Walkup will be the grand marshal of the 84th annual parade.

2009-02-06 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 06 2009\
Arizona moving fast to use U.S. transportation money (citizen-local) http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/10
PHOENIX - The jockeying for dollars and jobs is under away as Arizona officials set an aggressive timetable to pick nearly $600 million of transportation projects for funding with the federal recovery package.

2007-08-20 2 prisoners flee transport van; both rearrested (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/197241.php
Authorities Sunday night caught the second of two convicted sex offenders who escaped in the  afternoon from a private interstate prisoner transport van near I-10 and Cortaro Road, a Marana Police Department spokesman said.
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2007-08-20 Arizona use of 3 of 5 top painkillers soars (kvoa)
http://www.kvoa.com/global/story.asp?s=6953678

  


TUCSON, Ariz. -- Disabled after 11 back surgeries for what one doctor called "a congenitally deficient spine," Mary Lynn O'Connor has taken prescription painkillers Oxycontin or...
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2007-08-20 Bailey likes learning about history (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/197191.php

  Hundreds of kids in Tucson are looking for adults to be their friends and mentors. The nonprofit Big Brothers Big Sisters program matches children with adults who have similar interests, such as sports, reading and the outdoors.
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2007-08-20 Billy the Kid researchers draw scrutiny (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/197227.php
LAS CRUCES, N.M. — Two men who exhumed a man buried in Prescott nearly 70 years ago in their quest to find Billy the Kid's remains have resigned as deputies in New Mexico's Lincoln County.
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2007-08-20 Border crossers can obtain permits on Web (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/60582.php
U.S. Customs and Border Protection has added a tool on its Web site that will allow regular border crossers to apply for their participation in Secure Electronic Network for Travelers Rapid Inspection, or SENTRI, program, the agency said in a news release.
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2007-08-20 Car vs. power pole had 12,000 without power Sunday morning (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/60560.php
About 12,000 Tucson Electric Power Company customers were without electricity for about 30 minutes Sunday morning after a car crashed into a power pole, setting off a circuit breaker in a line feeding four substations, a TEP spokesman said.
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2007-08-20 Chandler police dog honored (kvoa)
http://www.kvoa.com/global/story.asp?s=6953685

  


PHOENIX -- Chandler police, citizens and their pets turned out for a special memorial service to honor the 5-year-old police canine "Bandit."
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2007-08-20 Chandler praised for diversity progress (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/60567.php
MESA - In 1997, Chandler police conducted a five-day sweep of the city for illegal immigrants, leading to 432 arrests and deportations and sparking outrage in the civil rights community.
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2007-08-20 Chandler unsure how to handle illegal crossers after '97 roundup (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/197217.php
MESA — In 1997, Chandler police conducted a five-day sweep of the city for illegal immigrants, leading to 432 arrests and deportations and sparking outrage in the civil rights community.
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2007-08-20 Convicted sex offender on loose after escape in Marana (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/60571.php
Two convicted sex offenders wanted in California escaped in Marana on Sunday when a private prisoner transportation company employee stopped a van to allow a third prisoner to use a restroom, a Marana police spokesman said.
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2007-08-20 Despite tough life, he wrote the book on humor (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/197231.php
A bout of rheumatic fever could have ended David Jacobson's reason for living.
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2007-08-20 Expo among events for PPEP anniversary (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/60577.php
Tucson-based Portable Practical Educational Preparation, more commonly known as PPEP, will celebrate its 40th anniversary Friday.
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2007-08-20 Gargulinski: All aboard for a dose of toxins, germs (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/60564.php
Nothing beats returning from a summer vacation with plenty of souvenirs - except when one of them is a massive illness.
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2007-08-20 Hitchhiker posts rules of thumb (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/197233.php
FLAGSTAFF — Morgan Strub got bitten by the hitchhiking bug as a 16-year-old runaway.
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2007-08-20 Hobbs: Want to start a business? Plenty of Web sites can help (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/60484.php
Many of the readers of this column are closet entrepreneurs. This article is for you.
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2007-08-20 ID theft could become worse with employer-sanctions law (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/197219.php
PHOENIX— Authorities fear the booming industry of identity theft in Arizona is about to get even bigger as some illegal immigrants look for ways to circumvent the state's new employer-sanctions law and a new Bush administration policy.
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2007-08-20 Jimmy's forecast (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/197226.php
High pressure is dominating the Southwest and shoving our high temperatures to over 100 through the middle of the week. There's still enough moisture to trigger hit-or-miss thunderstorms in our area. The models agree that moisture from Hurricane Dean will boost thunderstorms by the weekend.
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2007-08-20 LOTTERY (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/60579.php
For Aug. 18, 2007
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2007-08-20 Lottery (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/197235.php
Drawings for Saturday, Aug. 18
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2007-08-20 Man sought in '04 knifing of his wife (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/197200.php
The Suspect: Margarito Gerardo Pimentel, 39.
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2007-08-20 Near North Side school gets $2.3M energy-efficient wing (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/60572.php
The dirt lot at Blenman Elementary School eventually will be home to a classroom addition.
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2007-08-20 New Arizona law may spur ID theft (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/60563.php
PHOENIX - Authorities fear the booming industry of identity theft in Arizona is about to get even bigger as some illegal immigrants look for ways to circumvent the state's new employer sanctions law and a new Bush administration policy.
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2007-08-20 Off-duty officer catches graffiti vandals red-handed (kvoa)
http://www.kvoa.com/global/story.asp?s=6953686

  


PHOENIX -- Three teenagers are busted by an off-duty Phoenix Police officer after they allegedly defaced nearly four blocks of sidewalks, block walls, light posts and more in northwest...
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2007-08-20 Phoenix area faring better that other housing markets (kvoa)
http://www.kvoa.com/global/story.asp?s=6953687

  


PHOENIX -- Home prices in the Phoenix area are down 2.7 percent, but its lost less ground than other hot property locations around the nation.
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2007-08-20 Podcasts from UA offered on Web site (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/197225.php
The University of Arizona has teamed up with Apple Inc. to consolidate access to all UA-generated podcasts into one centralized place.
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2007-08-20 Poll giving police high marks for trust is disputed (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/60565.php
An overwhelming majority of Arizona residents say they have "some" or "a great deal" of trust in police, with law-enforcement officers rating even more positively than doctors and public-school teachers, according to a survey conducted by the Morrison Institute for Public Policy at Arizona State University.
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2007-08-20 Record heat milestone approaches (kvoa)
http://www.kvoa.com/global/story.asp?s=6953688

  


PHOENIX -- The Phoenix area is approaching a record that most would likely not want to see. It's the record for the number of days in a year the Phoenix area has reached at least...
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2007-08-20 Road Runner by Andrea Kelly : Signal now in place at SE location (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/197187.php
A long-awaited traffic signal on the Southeast Side has arrived.
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2007-08-20 S. Ariz. copter crews to aid in Dean rescues (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/197215.php
As Texas braces for a major hurricane that hit Jamaica and was heading for Mexico, a helicopter and two crews from Southern Arizona have been sent to San Antonio to provide emergency medical transportation and evacuation.
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2007-08-20 TUSD, Sunnyside districts short on school bus drivers (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/197196.php
The Tucson Unified School District has put office workers, computer specialists and dispatchers behind the wheel to keep its school buses running on schedule until it can hire enough drivers.
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2007-08-20 Texting, driving don't mix (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/197202.php
Austin Chico knows that text-messaging while behind the wheel is not the safest way to drive, but the Tucson High Magnet School senior says that doesn't stop him.
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2007-08-20 Trail users say county is yielding to developer (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/197214.php
County officials plan to abandon a central access road to Tortolita Mountain Park so a luxury development can have privacy.
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2007-08-20 Tucson Time Capsule: Famed researcher visits (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/197212.php
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2007-08-20 UA taking fast track to heal nurse shortage (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/60581.php
At least four years of study has been the common route toward a bachelor's degree in nursing.
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2007-08-20 Use of painkillers soars in Ariz., U.S. (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/60566.php
Disabled after 11 back surgeries for what one doctor called "a congenitally deficient spine," Mary Lynn O'Connor has taken prescription painkillers Oxycontin or morphine for the past seven years.
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2007-08-20 Wars using up Army's power (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/60568.php
WASHINGTON - Sapped by nearly six years of war, the Army will have nearly exhausted its fighting force and its options if the Bush administration decides to extend the Iraq buildup beyond next spring.
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