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2011-03-24 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 24 2011\
Switch From Sonoran (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/switc

        
        
        Mexico City food is the draw at La Cocina de Gabby
            by Rita Connelly
            The sign in front still reads Brundog's/Cocina de Gabby—but once inside, it's obvious that this little joint is now simply La ... read more

2011-03-24 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 24 2011\
T Q&A (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/t-qan

        
        
        Jeffrey Scott Brown
            by Mari Herreras
            Jeffrey Scott Brown is a Tucsonan who could use your vote right now. The local HIV/AIDS activist and community volunteer is a Man of the Year finalist in a poll sponsored ... read more

2011-03-24 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 24 2011\
The Skinny (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/the-s

        
        
        Senate Republicans pass the worst budget in Arizona history … Immigration bills go down as some Republicans find the stones to oppose Russell Pearce … A sensible plan to stave off health-care cuts is ignored … and a million ... read more

2011-03-24 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 24 2011\
Nine Questions (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/nine-

        
        
        Stu Jenks
            by Kristine Peashock
            Stu Jenks is a photographer, writer and musician. Born in Virginia, he has lived in the Sonoran Desert for more than 25 years.…
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2011-03-24 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 24 2011\
Quite a Pill (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/quite

        
        
        Bradley Cooper and Robert De Niro shine in 'Limitless,' but the plot has some logic problems
            by Colin Boyd
            What if there existed a wonder drug that could heighten your awareness of absolutely everything ... read more

2011-03-24 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 24 2011\
Media Watch (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/media

        
        
        The bad news for daily print keeps coming; ESPN radio gets FM exposure; Tim Richards back with 'Johnjay and Rich'
            by John Schuster
            THE BAD NEWS FOR DAILY PRINT KEEPS COMING The year 2010 brought the tipping ... read more

2011-03-24 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 24 2011\
¡Ask a Mexican! (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/ask-a

        
        
        by Gustavo Arellano
            Dear Mexican: I often pick up the Weekly Alibi in Albuquerque to read your babosadas. Now, let me get this straight: You appear to be a bright guy who claims to have the Mexican people all figured ... read more

2011-03-24 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 24 2011\
Messina (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/messi

        
        
        A new documentary tells the story of an all-female Apache firefighting crew
            by Irene Messina
            With the sound of women's voices singing in the background, the camera pans across a scene of beautiful mountains ... read more

2011-03-24 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 24 2011\
Noshing Around (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/noshi

        
        
        Burgers and Custard: Culver's; A New Cocktail Competition; Prickly Pear Beer!; Grazefest; Noshing Notes
            by Adam Borowitz
            Burgers and Custard: Culver's The latest burger chain to make a go of it in Tucson ... read more

2011-03-24 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 24 2011\
Not Square and Dull (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/not-s

        
        
        An up-and-coming traveling troupe and a new local company offer dance concerts this weekend
            by Margaret Regan
            When Trey McIntyre was a kid in Wichita, Kan., in the 1970s, he thought ballet was "square ... read more

2011-03-24 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 24 2011\
Police Dispatch (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/polic

        
        
        Criminal Bartering; Inapropriate Choking
            by Anna Mirocha
            CRIMINAL BARTERING EAST BENSON HIGHWAY…
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2011-03-24 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 24 2011\
Live (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/live/

        
        
        Peter Murphy, Livan, Rialto Theatre, Tuesday, March 15
            by Mel Mason
            Those of us who slithered our way through the goth scene many years ago understand that Peter Murphy was, arguably, the backbone of ... read more

2011-03-24 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 24 2011\
Top Ten in Movies (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/top-t

        
        
        Casa Video's top rentals for the week ending March 20, 2011
            
            Casa Video's top rentals for the week ending March 20, 2011 1.…
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2011-03-24 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 24 2011\
Quality vs. Quantity (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/quali

        
        
        Will Tucson Water spend more to increase the water supply—or will it spend more to improve the product?
            by Dave Devine
            For at least a century, water policy in Tucson could be summed up in two words ... read more

2011-03-24 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 24 2011\
K.Rat (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/krat/

        
        
        
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2011-03-24 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 24 2011\
Mailbag (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/mailb

        
        
        Che's Lounge Owner Clarifies 'Brewing Concerns'; Correction
            
            Che's Lounge Owner Clarifies 'Brewing Concerns' Regarding "Brewing Concerns" (Currents, March 10): Che's Lounge in no way wants beer sales ... read more

2011-03-24 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 24 2011\
Making It Special (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/makin

        
        
        Zevious' label says the band trades in 'punk jazz' ... whatever that means
            by Gene Armstrong
            The New York City avant-garde jazz trio Zevious is barnstorming the country, bringing spiky, assertive electric ... read more

2011-03-24 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 24 2011\
Blooming Indoors (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/bloom

        
        
        As desert wildflowers remain dormant due to a lack of rain, artists come to the rescue with color
            by Margaret Regan
            Spring is here, but the wildflowers are not. Biologists have warned Tucsonans that our ... read more

2011-03-24 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 24 2011\
Weekly Wide Web (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/weekl

        
        
        When Facts Collide With Nonsense; The week on The Range; Comment of the week; Best of WWW; and more!
            by Dan Gibson
            Wikipedia has been around for so long (at least in Internet time) that it's hard to remember ... read more

2011-03-24 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 24 2011\
Wire: Red Barked Tree (Pink Flag) (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/wire-

        
        
        by Gene Armstrong
            In the late 1970s and early '80s, the British band Wire joined artists such as Gang of Four, Public Image Ltd., The Fall and Joy Division to redefine post-punk music. They brought art-school sensibilities ... read more

2011-03-24 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 24 2011\
Geek Out! (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/geek-

        
        
        'Paul' isn't a laugh riot, but this amusing alien flick is worth seeing
            by Bob Grimm
            Simon Pegg and Nick Frost continue to fly their geek flags high with Paul, an alien comedy that is essentially a love ... read more

2011-03-24 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 24 2011\
First on the Fringe (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/first

        
        
        by Shain Bergan
            Dozens of "fringe festivals" around the world are known for pushing the artistic envelope with mostly unknown performers. Well, Tucson has had no such fringe festival—until now.… ... read more

2011-03-24 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 24 2011\
Red Meat (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/red-m

        
        
        
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2011-03-24 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 24 2011\
Guest Commentary (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/guest

        
        
        Planned Parenthood is under full-on attack by Republicans at both the state and federal levels
            by Anna C. Christensen
            Planned Parenthood Arizona serves more than 100,000 families every year; maybe your ... read more

2011-03-24 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 24 2011\
Soundbites (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/sound

        
        
        Filling in nicely; Music festival invades Barrio Viejo again; Latin music of Cuban and Jewish origins; Short takes; On the bandwagon
            by Gene Armstrong
            FILLING IN NICELY By the time you read this, we trust ... read more

2011-03-24 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 24 2011\
Wine and song event to aid group (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

It's about as aptly ... read more

2011-03-24 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 24 2011\
Correction (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

• A story on Page A3 Wednesday, "Businesses host events to aid
Japan," should have said some members, rather than the entire
Tucson Symphony and Arizona Opera orchestras, are to perform at
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2011-03-24 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 24 2011\
Sergeant's family to be among the happy ones (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

For nearly a year, 7 ... read more

2011-03-24 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 24 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:

2011-03-24 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 24 2011\
Her friends smooth the road back for Giffords (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/national/artic

WASHINGTON - Since she ... read more

2011-03-24 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 24 2011\
Neighborhood Briefs (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

SAHUARITA

2011-03-24 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 24 2011\
WTC STEEL TO BECOME AN ANGEL FOR CHRISTINA-TAYLOR (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

2011-03-24 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 24 2011\
$100,000 apartment fire sends 2 families packing (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/crime/ar

A child playing with ... read more

2011-03-24 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 24 2011\
Students stand against state cuts to education (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

Emily Fritze, student ... read more

2011-03-24 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 24 2011\
Dead teen identified in Marana (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

A boy found dead in Marana on Friday morning has been identified
as 16-year-old Austin Wayne Maudsley, police said.

2011-03-24 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 24 2011\
Body found in Marana last week identified (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

Arizona Daily Star

2011-03-24 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 24 2011\
Tucson's UMC performs first diaphragm procedure of its kind in Arizona (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

A quadriplegic patient has become the first Arizonan to undergo
a new medical procedure that allows him to breathe on his own.

2011-03-24 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 24 2011\
Lottery (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

Drawings for Wednesday, March 23

2010-07-11 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 11 2010\
Friday Roundtable: City Charter Changes, CD8 and the Downtown Hotel (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
The week in review, as seen by Arizona Illustrated's Roundtable gang.
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2010-07-11 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 11 2010\
Friday Roundtable: Congressman Raul Grijalva (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
Congressman Raul Grijalva stops by Arizona Illustrated's Friday Roundtable.
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2010-07-11 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 11 2010\
Neighbors: New church's dome has much significance (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

The Byzantine structure ... read more

2010-07-11 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 11 2010\
Neighborhood Briefs (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

East Side

2010-07-11 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 11 2010\
Ripe saguaro fruit coincides with monsoon (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

The bright red fruit ... read more

2010-07-11 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 11 2010\
Neto's Tucson: History project documents Latinos' WWII contributions (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

After Armando Carrillo helped lead an undefeated Tucson High
School football team to a state championship in 1944, he went to
war. He joined the Army in January 1945 and went to boot camp.

2010-07-11 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 11 2010\
Lottery (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

Drawing for Saturday, July 10

2010-07-11 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 11 2010\
Rev. Gordon McBride, an inspiring voice for religion, dies (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

Tucson's faith community ... read more

2009-10-28 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 28 2009\
Child-care providers seek stimulus funds (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/315118
PHOENIX — Child-care providers and their allies want Gov. Jan Brewer to tap federal stimulus funds to avoid — or at least delay — a sharp hike in licensing fees.

2009-10-28 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 28 2009\
Sports Park on hold due to protest (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/315137
The reopening of Pima County's Sports Park has been put on hold after one of the private companies competing to run the complex filed a protest over the county's selection process.

2009-10-28 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 28 2009\
Study to assess impact of D-M program that hosts out-of-state and foreign jets (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/315123
An Air National Guard program that brings foreign and out-of-state fighter jets to Tucson for combat training will be under a microscope in coming months as consultants review its impact on city neighborhoods.

2009-10-28 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 28 2009\
New agriculture education (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/315101
When some people think agriculture, they think barns, tractors and pigs.

2009-10-28 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 28 2009\
Quick Read: Shortage of vaccines leads county to cancel immunizations at TEP (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/315131
The Pima County Health Department has canceled all of the H1N1 immunization clinics planned for this week because of a vaccine shortage.

2009-10-28 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 28 2009\
State investigating prairie dog shooting (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/315125
State wildlife officials are investigating the shooting death of a prairie dog east of Sonoita last week.

2009-10-28 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 28 2009\
Wildfire south of Kitt Peak burns on (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/315133
A wildfire has burned more than 2,500 acres in the Baboquivari Mountains near Kitt Peak, authorities said.

2009-10-28 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 28 2009\
State Supreme Court upholds corporations' diverting income taxes for private schools (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/315132
PHOENIX — The state's high court on Tuesday upheld a 3-year-old law that lets corporations divert some of their state income taxes to help students attend private and parochial schools.

2009-10-28 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 28 2009\
Law and Order: Indictment issued in '04 slaying of man (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/315129
A 28-year-old man has been indicted on a first-degree murder charge in the death of a Tucson man five years ago.

2009-10-28 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 28 2009\
McClusky irritates Fimbres with new campaign mailer (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/315136
Democratic City Council candidate Richard Fimbres is fending off charges of financial mismanagement during his six-year tenure leading a state agency.

2009-10-28 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 28 2009\
Rocky Point airport to open next week for private flights (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/315098
"Arizona's Beach" will now be only a short flight away.

2009-10-28 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 28 2009\
Ex-guard wants judge to try him (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/315134
A former security guard has decided to let Pima County Superior Court Judge Christopher Browning decide if he was legally prohibited from carrying the gun he used to shoot and paralyze a suspected shoplifter.

2009-10-28 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 28 2009\
UA bringing three efforts to bear to help students suffering crisis (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/315128
The University of Arizona is trying to help students in crisis in three new ways.

2009-10-28 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 28 2009\
Ex-real estate agent pleads guilty in Tucsonan's case (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/315065
Pleaded guilty to improperly selling the home of an elderly Tucson resident and keeping the profit.

2007-08-24 'America's toughest sheriff' is a family man (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/61031.php
FOUNTAIN HILLS - Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio is known for his harsh and often-controversial tactics that make criminals quiver.
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2007-08-24 1.5% raise offer sparks teacher protests at 3 TUSD schools (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/60949.php
Roughly 60 teachers stood outside Tucson High Magnet School on Thursday morning and about another 40 did the same in the afternoon protesting the 1.5 percent proposed pay raise from the district.
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2007-08-24 Applicant tests Tempe ethos (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/61037.php
Tempe officials have long talked the proverbial talk when it comes to being a progressive city. Now, they are being asked to take steps along that proverbial walk as the City Council chooses a new manager.
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2007-08-24 Arizona defense contractors notch deals with U.S. (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/61039.php
A number of Arizona companies recently were awarded defense-related contracts by the U.S. military. They include:
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2007-08-24 Arpaio loosens rules for visiting inmates (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/60996.php
Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio announced Thursday that he was rescinding his policy of requiring naturalized U.S. citizens to furnish detailed proof of citizenship in order to visit inmates in the county's jails.
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2007-08-24 Audit reveals problems with homeopathic board. (kvoa)
http://www.kvoa.com/global/story.asp?s=6977077

  


PHOENIX -- State auditors are recommending lawmakers either junk the Arizona Board of Homeopathic Medical Examiners or make sure it can adequately protect the public.
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2007-08-24 Biting bat at Grand Canyon was rabid (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/197938.php
GRAND CANYON NATIONAL PARK — The National Park Service says a bat that bit a river runner in Grand Canyon National Park has been found rabid and the man who was bitten will need to receive rabies treatment.
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2007-08-24 Chandler family's kin flee Gaza unrest (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/61038.php
A Chandler family will finally reunite after a mother and her four children were left trapped in the Gaza Strip for two months.
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2007-08-24 Cycle cop hit by car is treated, released (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/197960.php
A Tucson motorcycle officer suffered minor injuries Thursday morning when he was sideswiped by a southbound car in Midtown, an official said.
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2007-08-24 Deaths (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/197905.php

  The deceased are from Tucson unless otherwise noted. Occupations are stated when available.
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2007-08-24 Denogean : Providing help in labor rights for women (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/61017.php
The four women, all but one of whom were illegal immigrants,  were happy to get the job.
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2007-08-24 Firm's 3-D 'bubbles' promise gaming without a controller (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/60915.php
PRESCOTT - Three-dimensional bubbles appear as if they float off a flat-screen, high-definition television.
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2007-08-24 Firms, residents have say in Grant widening (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/60979.php
Owners of homes and businesses fronting Grant Road are asking the same question: Will my property be taken when the road is widened to six lanes?
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2007-08-24 Frozen fowl flung on I-10 by tractor-trailer rollover (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/197975.php
A truck hauling frozen chickens spilled over Interstate 10 southeast of Tucson on Thursday morning, blocking westbound traffic for several hours.
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2007-08-24 Giffords holds forums Friday, Saturday (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/61018.php
Rep. Gabrielle Giffords, D-Ariz., will host two public forums in the Tucson area over the weekend, during Congress' three-week summer recess.
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2007-08-24 Governors huddle on meth fight, fake papers (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/61016.php
PHOENIX - The governors of Arizona and Nevada met Thursday to discuss efforts to strengthen border security and combat methamphetamine trafficking.
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2007-08-24 Guatemalan woman's body recovered in Huachuca Mountains (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/197955.php
Cochise County sheriff's deputies found the body of a female illegal border crosser Wednesday south of Sierra Vista in the Huachuca Mountains.
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2007-08-24 Guatemalan woman, 23, found dead in Huachucas (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/60984.php
A resident's tip led U.S. Border Patrol agents to a man from Guatemala who told them his niece died in the Huachuca Mountains on their trek north with other illegal immigrants Tuesday.
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2007-08-24 Hotel fire at Starr Pass Marriott Resort forces evacuation (kvoa)
http://www.kvoa.com/global/story.asp?s=6973181
Fire investigators spent Wednesday night on the scene of the fire trying to figure out how it started. 600 guests were evacuated.
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2007-08-24 Hurricane Katrina evacuees make new life in Tucson (kvoa)
http://www.kvoa.com/global/story.asp?s=6975787
"You think your life is always going to be the same.  You don't realize one twitch of Mother Nature and you can kiss it goodbye."
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2007-08-24 Indian nation dealing with severe syphilis outbreak (kvoa)
http://www.kvoa.com/global/story.asp?s=6977076

  


TUCSON, Ariz. -- An outbreak of syphilis has health officials and leaders of the Tohono O'odham Nation southwest of Tucson concerned after 46 cases of the sexually transmitted disease...
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2007-08-24 Jimmy's forecast (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/197954.php
It's another day of triple digits today — then a little cooler over the weekend, especially on Saturday. A more southerly component to the upper-level flow will increase the thunderstorm activity beginning this afternoon and evening. Expect numerous weekend thunderstorms; then they'll back off.
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2007-08-24 LOTTERY (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/61050.php
For Aug. 23
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2007-08-24 Lawyers: Law doesn't bar sale of T-shirts with dead GIs' IDs (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/61014.php
PHOENIX - A Flagstaff man who sells anti-war T-shirts with the names of service members killed in Iraq may avoid criminal prosecution under a state law that legislators hoped would block his activities.
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2007-08-24 Mesa HOA vote to build $8.5M luxury center tossed out by judge (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/197952.php
A Superior Court judge has ruled against a homeowners association in east Mesa, halting its plans to force residents to pay for the construction of an $8.5 million luxury community center.
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2007-08-24 Mysterious illness tracked (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/197933.php
BULLHEAD CITY — Health officials in Mohave County are trying to track down the source of a mysterious illness that has sickened more than 50 people.
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2007-08-24 NW murder victim was asphyxiated with a plastic bag (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/197924.php
A man who was killed at a Northwest Side residence in June died from asphyxiation after a plastic bag was tied over his head, according to an autopsy report obtained by the Arizona Daily Star Thursday.
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2007-08-24 Nogales, Ariz., fire leaves 30 displaced (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/197957.php
An apartment fire in Nogales, Ariz., on Thursday morning burned two buildings and displaced about 30 people, including children, elderly and adults, an official said.
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2007-08-24 Officials hoping to fix tie-ups on I-10 cross streets (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/197970.php
Spectacular backups to cross Interstate 10 caused by the start of school are prompting city and state officials to tinker with the timing of the traffic signals at the frontage roads to alleviate the problem.
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2007-08-24 Phoenix blocks cities from freeway funds (kvoa)
http://www.kvoa.com/global/story.asp?s=6977075

  


PHOENIX -- Phoenix used a rare procedural move based on population and in turn tossed up a road building block against Goodyear, Avondale and Litchfield Park.
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2007-08-24 Police investigate animals killings in Mesa (kvoa)
http://www.kvoa.com/global/story.asp?s=6977073

  


MESA, Ariz. -- Mesa police said they are baffled over the killings of two goats, four chickens and two turkey's on a small horse farm in north Mesa.
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2007-08-24 Problems are cited in law barring use of dead troops' names (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/197940.php
PHOENIX — The Arizona Attorney General's Office and an attorney for the city of Flagstaff said Thursday a new law designed to make it a crime to sell items with the names of dead soldiers is flawed and does not do that.
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2007-08-24 Regents OK city-UA pact for museum, science center (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/197977.php
The deal between the city and the UA for a $130 million science center and state museum complex Downtown can now move forward after the Arizona Board of Regents approved the formal intergovernmental agreement Thursday.
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2007-08-24 Renzi, after investigation by FBI, won't run in 2008 (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/197948.php
U.S. Rep. Rick Renzi ended months of speculation Thursday, announcing he will not seek re-election in 2008.
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2007-08-24 Renzi, facing probe, won't seek re-election (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/60980.php
WASHINGTON - Three-term Rep. Rick Renzi, an Arizona Republican facing a federal inquiry into his family's insurance business, said Thursday he will not seek re-election next year.
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2007-08-24 Sales tax money a windfall for UA (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/197919.php
University of Arizona revenue from a voter-approved education sales tax continues to outpace predictions, delivering millions of unexpected dollars into key research areas like biosciences, optics and water sustainability.
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2007-08-24 Serious syphilis outbreak confirmed on O'odham reservation (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/197976.php
The Tohono O'odham Nation on Thursday confirmed a serious outbreak of syphilis on the reservation southwest of Tucson.
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2007-08-24 She'll follow path of Mother Teresa (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/197942.php
MESA — Katie Ringler of Tempe is about to spend the next year traveling parts of the world, retracing the steps of Mother Teresa, the iconic Catholic nun who died 10 years ago this summer.
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2007-08-24 Sixth Ave. Dog Park's reopening party Sat. (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/60987.php
Free dog treats, refreshments and guest speakers will be at the reopening celebration of the Sixth Avenue Dog Park, 2075 N. Sixth Ave, just south of Grant Road.
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2007-08-24 Sky Harbor is evacuated in rescreening mix-up (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/197916.php
PHOENIX — A passenger was allowed to continue past a security checkpoint in Terminal 2 at Sky Harbor International Airport in Phoenix early Thursday even though officials wanted to rescreen a bag, prompting an evacuation of the terminal.
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2007-08-24 Sparks hopes debut CD lives up to 'Idol' title (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/60981.php
NEW YORK - Given the multiplatinum, Grammy-winning successes of fellow "American Idol" winners Kelly Clarkson and Carrie Underwood, Jordin Sparks is feeling pressure to make her own mark on the music world.
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2007-08-24 Suspect in Kingman killing held in Phoenix (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/61026.php
Gilbert police arrested a Phoenix man wanted in connection with a homicide at a Kingman gas station last December.
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2007-08-24 TUSD pay offer protested (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/197965.php
Teachers with the city's largest school district took their complaints about pay to the streets Thursday, picketing outside three schools to drum up community support.
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2007-08-24 TUSD teachers protest pay proposal (kvoa)
http://www.kvoa.com/global/story.asp?s=6974868
"We're the Wal-Mart of school districts. Yes: keeping people poor, one teacher at a time."
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2007-08-24 Three Marana police officers, one dispatcher, under investigation (kvoa)
http://www.kvoa.com/global/story.asp?s=6976301
Three witnesses told police they saw a man driving a truck, hit a parked vehicle, and then take off.
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2007-08-24 Transport panel OKs 24 bus pullouts (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/61029.php
Those irritating waits behind buses discharging passengers in the right-hand lane will be eased somewhat after the Regional Transportation Authority's board of directors approved 24 new bus pullouts in the metropolitan area.
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2007-08-24 Truck accident blocks road, knocks out phone service (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/61021.php
Westbound West Overton Road was closed west of Shannon Road after a large truck snagged several overhead telephone lines in the area this afternoon, a Pima County Sheriff Department dispatcher said.
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2007-08-24 Tucson Time Capsule: No wonder Debbie Reynolds fled (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/197974.php
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2007-08-24 Tucson cops inspect big rigs (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/61022.php
Many big rig haulers didn't get to keep on truckin' after a routine commercial vehicle inspection Thursday morning.
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2007-08-24 Two in 10 taxis fail checks for safety, license, insurance (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/197934.php
PHOENIX — About 20 percent of taxis pulled over by Arizona inspectors in the past 12 months failed at least one part of an inspection that ensures honest meter readings, licensed drivers, and safe and insured cabs.
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2007-08-24 UA Science Center, museum move OK'd (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/61027.php
The Arizona Board of Regents has sealed a deal between the University of Arizona and the city of Tucson.
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2007-08-24 UA seeks participants for insomnia study (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/60988.php
Do you find yourself counting sheep with poor results?
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2007-08-24 Well-known economist to speak here (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/61023.php
Richard Florida, one of the most recognized persons in the economic development world, will bring his recipe for economic prosperity to Tucson this fall.
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2007-08-24 Why is it taking TUSD so long to fix air conditioners? (kvoa)
http://www.kvoa.com/global/story.asp?s=6969661
This week began with 60 schools requesting repairs for air conditioners.
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2007-08-24 Wife held in stabbing of husband (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/197937.php
MESA — A Gilbert woman has been arrested on suspicion of first-degree murder in the stabbing of her estranged husband in the chest after luring him close to have sex.
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2007-08-24 Young father arrested in child assault case (kvoa)
http://www.kvoa.com/global/story.asp?s=6977074

  


MESA, Ariz. -- A Mesa man has been arrested on two counts of child abuse and one count of assault after he admitted fracturing the skull and ribs of his 2-month-old son and choking his...
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