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2011-06-22 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jun 22 2011\
Faith Leaders: 'Ethnic Studies Program is a Valuable Educational Program' (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
        On Thursday, June 16, a group of Tucson clergy issued a letter in support of ethnic studies: June 16, 2011 Dear Board Members, As faith leaders within the Tucson community we join the growing chorus of voices in defense of Ethnic ... read more

2011-06-22 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jun 22 2011\
John C. Scott Enters an Area Which We Call the Twilight Zone (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
        I've been up in Seattle for a few days, so I've missed some recent court action. I'm a little sad that I didn't get to see Marshall Home declare that Jonathan Rothschild was an agent of the Queen of England, but judging from ... read more

2011-06-22 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jun 22 2011\
RIP, Onion Sportsdome (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
        Onion SportsDome
It seems that fewer than a million people watched each episode of the Onion Sportsdome, so I blame you, fellow Americans for not providing the show with the support it needed. Now Comedy Central has canceled ... read more

2011-06-22 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jun 22 2011\
Tucson Losing in Magazine Contest to Inferior Tennessee Town (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
        
While I'm thrilled that Tucson is crushing Portland, Oregon in the largely meaningless poll conducted ... read more

2011-06-22 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jun 22 2011\
Gannett to Lay Off 700 Employees (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
        Gannett Blog published a corporate memo sent to more than 20,000 Gannett employees today to announce the newspaper company plans to layoff 700 workers this year:
While we have sought many ways to reduce costs, I regret to tell ... read more

2011-06-22 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jun 22 2011\
Pima County GOP Now Seeks Write-In Candidate for Mayor (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
        Attorney Bill Risner is doing his best this afternoon to put a stake in Republican Shaun McClusky's mayoral campaign to prevent any chance of McClusky running as a write-in candidate.
That would leave Republicans with no candidate ... read more

2011-06-22 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jun 22 2011\
Padres Back in Tucson Tonight (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
        
The T-Pads, who have already hit the halfway mark in the season, return to Tucson tonight to start a eight-game ... read more

2011-06-22 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jun 22 2011\
The New Caffe Luce Location Is Open (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
        University-area folks have had it good with cafĂ© and microroastery Caffe Luce keeping them caffeinated for the past four years.
Now those a bit farther north can get some of that good stuff, too, with the new location of Caffe ... read more

2011-06-22 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jun 22 2011\
Phoenix to Host Greatest Concert in Bearded Hipster History (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
        
I'm generally not inclined to announce concerts in Phoenix, mostly because I hate the idea that our evil cousin to the north might have the opportunity to enjoy something we don't in Tucson, but a bill featuring Pitchfork-endorsed ... read more

2011-06-22 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jun 22 2011\
Bristol Palin: No Fan of Sen. John McCain's Family (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc
... read more

2011-06-22 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jun 22 2011\
Risner on McClusky's Withdrawal From Mayor's Race: "There Ain't No Taking Back." (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
        As The Range noted last night, Republican mayoral candidate Shaun McClusky has announced that he was withdrawing his candidacy before a court hearing today to knock him off the ballot.
But attorney Bill Risner, who filed the ... read more

2011-06-22 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jun 22 2011\
Giffords and Kelly to Write Memoir (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
        The New York Times arts blog reports that Gabrielle Giffords and Mark Kelly are planning to write a memoir together.
The book will be an account of their courtship, Ms. Giffords’s political career and the attack in Tucson ... read more

2011-06-22 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jun 22 2011\
Get Ready for Christian T-Shirt Wednesdays (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
        
Recently in the comment section, someone remarked that a post I put up was "Christian bashing," because ... read more

2011-06-22 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jun 22 2011\
Things I Didn't Expect to See: Weird Al and the Roots (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
        
Thankfully, Weird Al Yankovic's first album in five years, Alpocalypse, has provided an opportunity for America's premier comedy song stylist to surge back into the spotlight where he belonged the whole time. Also, it makes ... read more

2011-06-22 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jun 22 2011\
Captain Mark Kelly Announces His Retirement (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
        From Captain Mark Kelly's Facebook page:
Today, I am humbled to announce that after 25 years of service to our country, I am retiring from the United States Navy and leaving NASA, effective Oct. 1.
Words cannot convey my deep ... read more

2011-06-22 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jun 22 2011\
Coming Soon: U-Swirl Frozen Yogurt (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
        Another week, another frozen-yogurt shop.
This time, the name of the joint is U-Swirl Frozen Yogurt, which is expected to open soon at 3587 E. Broadway Blvd.
As the name implies, it will be a self-serve, by-the-ounce shop ... read more

2011-06-22 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jun 22 2011\
PCC Women Students Honored (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
        Going back to school after a lengthy hiatus is an admirable feat. Four local women have been recognized for just ... read more

2011-06-22 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jun 22 2011\
Deaths (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

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

2011-06-22 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jun 22 2011\
Correction (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

The Savings Game column titled "401(k) loans aren't necessarily
unwise,"published June 15 on Page A12, included erroneous
information about when borrowers have to repay such loans after
they

2011-06-22 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jun 22 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:

2011-06-22 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jun 22 2011\
Catheterization procedure guides valve into place via blood vessel (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

Melody Transcatheter ... read more

2011-06-22 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jun 22 2011\
Lottery (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

Drawings for Tuesday, June 21

2011-06-22 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jun 22 2011\
Cold Case: Retiree, 76, beaten to death in 1987, likely with golf club (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/crime/ar

Clarence "Butch" Ibach ... read more

2011-06-22 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jun 22 2011\
Vital valve replaced at UMC without open-chest surgery (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

Dillon Schultz walked ... read more

2011-06-22 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jun 22 2011\
Man dies in Tucson apartment fire (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

A man in his 70's died ... read more

2011-06-22 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jun 22 2011\
Pima County issues air-quality warning (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

With ozone levels approaching federal health standards today,
Pima County air quality officials are urging people with sensitive
lungs to consider limiting their exercise levels.

2011-06-22 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jun 22 2011\
Voting ends soon in "Best Town Ever" award for Tucson (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

Voting for Outside magazine’s "Best Town Ever" contest ends this
weekend, and Tucson is in second place, trailing behind
Chattanooga, Tenn.

2010-10-09 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 09 2010\
CD8: Kelly's Q3 Haul: $535K; Cook Political Reports Calls Race a "Toss-Up" (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        Republican Jesse Kelly, who hopes to unseat Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords in Congressional District 8, raised about $535,000 between July 1 and Sept. 30, according to campaign spokesman John Ellinwood.
The Kelly campaign had raised ... read more

2010-10-09 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 09 2010\
A Brief Chat With Jeff Fuld of Elle Wine Bistro (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        We spoke with Jeff Fuld today about Elle Wine Bistro, the new incarnation of Elle Wine Country Restaurant that he's opening at 2970 N. Campbell Ave., in the Campbell Plaza Shopping Center.
Fuld said the new Elle will be “lighter ... read more

2010-10-09 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 09 2010\
Writer's Block: Local Author is Finalist for Purple Dragonfly Award (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
Roni Capin Rivera-Ashford, author of the children's book Hip Hip Hooray, It's Monsoon Day!, is in the running for the Purple Dragonfly Book Award.
The Purple Dragonfly contest recognizes excellence in children's literature.&hellip ... read more

2010-10-09 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 09 2010\
Janos Wilder Announces Opening Date for DOWNTOWN Kitchen + Cocktails, Holds Preview Benefiting the Humane Society and Wants to Feed You a Free Meal (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        The big news is that Janos Wilder's new restaurant, DOWNTOWN Kitchen + Cocktails, is set to open Monday, Oct. 18. It will occupy the former Barrio Food and Drink space at 135 S. Sixth Ave., and by all accounts will serve some damn fine ... read more

2010-10-09 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 09 2010\
Writer's Block: Richard Cachor Taylor (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        Local author Richard Cachor Taylor's Birds of Southeastern Arizona has been published by R.W. Morse Company ($19.95, 430 pages).

Summary (from publisher):
Southeastern Arizona is recognized as one of America's foremost birding destinations ... read more

2010-10-09 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 09 2010\
Picture This: Playing With Fire (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        Playing With Fire from Chen Ziniu on Vimeo.
The folks at Philabaum Glass and Studio in downtown Tucson give us a glimpse at the art of making glass sculptures in this audio slideshow made by UA School of Journalism student Ziniu Chen ... read more

2010-10-09 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 09 2010\
T Q&A (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/t-qan

        
        Laura Binette
          
            by Mari Herreras
          
          
          
            Right now, there are more than 200 children in Pima County who are looking for homes. Laura Binette, an adoption specialist with Proud ... read more

2010-10-09 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 09 2010\
Now Showing at Home (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/now-s

        
        Hard Candy (Blu-ray); Get Him to the Greek: 2-Disc Unrated Collector's Edition (Blu-ray); Iron Man 2: 3-Disc Combo Pack; Modern Family
          
            by Bob Grimm
          
          
          
            Hard Candy (Blu-ray ... read more

2010-10-09 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 09 2010\
Sahara Smith: Myth of the Heart (Playing in Traffic) (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/sahar

        
        by Gene Armstrong
          
          
          
            Just 22, this Texas singer-songwriter creates delicious country-rock, threaded with folk and blues, and it's a definite plus that she possesses one of the most enchanting ... read more

2010-10-09 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 09 2010\
Guest Commentary (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/guest

        
        There's help and companionship out there for people battling mental illness
          
            by Scott Whitley
          
          
          
            Mental illnesses are masked—and that mask creates stigma and misunderstanding ... read more

2010-10-09 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 09 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:

2010-10-09 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 09 2010\
blood donations (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

The American Red Cross will be seeking blood donors at these
times and places in the area next week. To schedule your
appointment, call 1-800-733-2767.

2010-10-09 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 09 2010\
Nogales mayor, father post much lower bail, leave jail (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/crime/ar

NOGALES, Ariz. - The ... read more

2010-10-09 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 09 2010\
Lottery (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

Drawings for Friday, Oct. 8

2010-10-09 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 09 2010\
Ben's Bells: Counselor has lasting impact on youth she serves (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/lifestyles/faith-an

The recipient of this ... read more

2010-10-09 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 09 2010\
Champs get rolling on club team (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

Chad Cohn spent 36 hours a week practicing, training and
studying in order to get the gold medal, and it paid off.

2010-10-09 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 09 2010\
Food and fun at Tucson Meet Yourself (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

Tom Frederick and his ... read more

2010-10-09 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 09 2010\
UA grad found dead while on Peace Corps assignment (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

A Peace Corps volunteer who graduated from the University of
Arizona has died while in service to her nation.

2010-10-09 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 09 2010\
SWAT responds to central Tucson residence to assist Marshals (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

SWAT units from the Tucson Police Department are at a central
Tucson residence in response to a call for assistance from U.S.
Marshals.

2010-01-26 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 26 2010\
Twin Buttes mining may restart (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/326410
Mining giant Freeport-McMoRan has bought the long-closed Twin Buttes Mine site, near Sahuarita, for $200 million and may mine it once again, company officials said Monday.

2010-01-26 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 26 2010\
Ruling to alter how OV does business (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/326403
Although an Arizona Supreme Court ruling issued Monday should not affect existing sales-tax revenue-sharing agreements, it will change how Oro Valley treats new subsidy pacts, the town attorney said.

2010-01-26 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 26 2010\
After beating cancer, she wins award (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/326397
In a kindergarten classroom, it's expected that tears will be shed from time to time — but normally it isn't the teacher doing the crying.

2010-01-26 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 26 2010\
Sentence is 5.25 years in border agent rape case (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/326380
A former U.S. Border Patrol agent who was convicted of raping a fellow agent last year was sentenced to slightly more than five years in prison Monday after first being denied a new trial.

2010-01-26 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 26 2010\
Mom of 6 gets 21 years in prison for knife assaults (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/326404
A Tucson mother of six was sentenced to 21 years in prison Monday for repeatedly stabbing a pregnant woman and the woman's daughter last year.

2010-01-26 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 26 2010\
Bill to keep payday loans may be dead (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/326398
PHOENIX — Efforts by the payday-loan industry to remain in Arizona after June 30 were dealt a serious — and potentially fatal — setback Monday when a key Democratic lawmaker said he won't support what the lenders want.

2010-01-26 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 26 2010\
Tucson High students seek $8,000 for Haiti (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/326382
Tucson High Magnet School students are raising money to benefit the earthquake victims of Haiti.

2010-01-26 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 26 2010\
Travel restricted in snowy ranges to north and south of Old Pueblo (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/326422
Access to the mountain ranges north and south of Tucson remains restricted due to the lingering effects of last week's winter storms, though industrious hikers and outdoor enthusiasts still can get to their destinations if they're truly determined.

2010-01-26 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 26 2010\
Student of the week (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/326379
Carlos Jimenez-Borbon

2010-01-26 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 26 2010\
Tucson Time Capsule : The golden age of videotape (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/326367
Tucson Time Capsule is a story or photo showing Tucson as it was. If you have a memory of an event, please go to go.azstarnet.com/timecapsule, where you can find all of the Time Capsule entries. You can also add your own historical Tucson photos to the ... read more

2010-01-26 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 26 2010\
Radar van locations (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/326376
The city's two police radar vans are scheduled to snap photographs of speeders at these locations today, according to the Tucson Police Department:

2010-01-26 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 26 2010\
Law and Order (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/326399

  Girl, 12, tells deputies of abduction attempt

2010-01-26 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 26 2010\
Deaths (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/326388
The deceased are from Tucson unless otherwise noted. Occupations are stated when available.

2010-01-26 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 26 2010\
Taxpayer Watch : Homeowner: Road patch sends trucks 'airborne' (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/326401
It sounds like a thunderclap when empty trucks drive past his northwest-side home, Mike Rafferty says.

2008-08-25 12-plus suspected immigrants rescued (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/94710.php
Authorities said they rescued   at least a dozen suspected illegal immigrants Sunday morning in the Gila Bend area, and they suspect there may be others  missing who separated from the group.
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2008-08-25 Bee ad says 'S. Arizonans are victims' (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/254357.php
The ad: A 60-second spot for Republican Tim Bee.
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2008-08-25 Border fence causing flooding trouble (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/94705.php
Environmentalists say flooding caused by a newly built border security fence during a July monsoon bears out their concerns and warnings about the adverse environmental impacts of the government's rush to build fences.
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2008-08-25 Candidate urges study sessions (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/254373.php
It's been more than three years since the Board of Supervisors held a study session.
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2008-08-25 Container filled with old computers burns (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/94693.php
A fire in a metal cargo container full of old computers caused $63,000 in damages,  a Tucson Fire Department spokesman said.
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2008-08-25 Cop who told boy to flush suspected pot gets job back (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/94716.php
A former Tucson police officer, fired after police say he told a boy to flush suspected marijuana in a plastic bag down a toilet or face arrest, won his job back from the Tucson Civil Service Commission, his attorney said.
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2008-08-25 Fewer teens face adult trial in county (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/254336.php
If a Pima County Juvenile Court judge decides Ismael Robles should be tried as an adult on child-abuse charges, the 14-year-old boy will be in increasingly rare company.
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2008-08-25 Flippers buy home where McCain lived (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/94704.php
MESA - It's not quite Abraham Lincoln's rustic log cabin, but two men are excited that their Tempe house may one day bear the honor "President McCain slept here."
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2008-08-25 Forgery convict sought in violation of probation (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/254354.php
The fugitive: Kimberly Lynn Ennis
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2008-08-25 Funding issues mark GOP contest (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/254369.php
The four-way Legislative District 30 Republican primary is caught up in a squabble over provisions of the state's Clean Elections rules and campaign contributions.
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2008-08-25 Gilbert plans to end old homes' 'flood irrigation' for yards (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/254371.php
GILBERT — When Peggie Cornwell learned last month that the $10 monthly fee for "flood irrigation" would be going up, her reaction was fairly straightforward.
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2008-08-25 Hardworking centenarian persevered (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/254375.php
If there was a job to be had, Mike Cervantes found it.
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2008-08-25 I-10 is back in business well ahead of rush hour (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/254358.php
Interstate 10 reopened at about 8 Sunday night, nearly nine hours ahead of schedule, a spokeswoman for the Arizona  Department of Transportation said Sunday night. The Interstate 19 northbound ramp onto I-10 also was expected to reopen at that time.
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2008-08-25 LOTTERY (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/94689.php
For August 23
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2008-08-25 Lawmen to beat each other up - for a good cause, of course (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/94702.php
Tucson police and amateur boxers from a handful of other law enforcement agencies will square off in 13 matches Sept. 13 in what police are billing as the Battle of the Badges, a charity event.
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2008-08-25 Maricopa ceases to issue building permits near Luke (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/254355.php
PHOENIX — Maricopa County has stopped issuing building permits in accident-potential zones near Luke Air Force Base and its auxiliary fields.
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2008-08-25 Mesa rally mourns teen killed by cops in '03 (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/254365.php
MESA — To the friends and family who joined together Saturday to mourn the loss of a slain teenager, the passionate rally was both a protest and a memorial. The 15-year-old boy, Mario Madrigal Jr., was shot to death in front of his home and his family in 2003 by Mesa police officers, according to reports.
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2008-08-25 Morlock: Will Biden help Obama score points with voters? (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/94695.php
Has Paris Hilton paired up with Meryl Streep? Or, in NBA terms, has LeBron James been teamed with Steve Nash?  Presumptive Democratic Presidential nominee Barack Obama tapped as his running mate fellow Sen. Joe Biden of Delaware, a fixture for decades on Capitol Hill.
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2008-08-25 NASA honors picture taken on Mt. Lemmon (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/94711.php
An image taken using a telescope available for public use on Mount Lemmon was named NASA's astronomy picture of the day last week.
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2008-08-25 Neighbors briefs (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/254314.php

  
    east side
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2008-08-25 Phoenix mayor pushes border issues in D.C. talk (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/254359.php
PHOENIX — Phoenix Mayor Phil Gordon, in a keynote address in Washington, demanded Congress to break its stalemate on immigration reform and relieve local jurisdictions of burdens caused by incoherent federal policies.
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2008-08-25 Preview set for new USS Arizona memorial (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/94691.php
Tucsonans have the opportunity Tuesday to see a preview of the new Pearl Harbor Museum & Visitors Center at the USS Arizona in Hawaii.
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2008-08-25 Protection for Mojave desert tortoise may not be working (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/94718.php
SALT LAKE CITY - It's been 18 years since the federal government decided to protect the shy, slow-moving Mojave desert tortoise.
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2008-08-25 Riding white-knuckle adoption roller coaster (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/94735.php
Tucsonans Tom and Liliana Stevens dreamed of opening their hearts and home to an orphan from an impoverished country.
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2008-08-25 Road Runner by Andrea Kelly : Countdown signals for traffic are on the way (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/254324.php
My e-mail box is getting full and I need to catch up on answering readers' transportation and traffic questions.
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2008-08-25 Services for violence vs. women victims to expand (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/94692.php
Advocacy and education services for victims of crime provided by the Victim Witness Program of the Pima County Attorney's office are expanding to include Sahuarita and Green Valley.
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2008-08-25 Some swear by biodiesel despite $4.11-a-gallon tag (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/94712.php
Rebelling against American dependence on foreign oil supplies is a family affair for the DeArmonds.
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2008-08-25 Suit over Clean Elections law could affect '08 race (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/254339.php
PHOENIX — A new lawsuit over campaign financing could affect the outcome of this year's elections, changing the rules even after voting for the primary has started.
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2008-08-25 Sun Tran seeks express-route input (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/254344.php
Long-awaited express-bus service is supposed to start running to the Rita Ranch area next year, but first Sun Tran wants to hear from potential riders.
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2008-08-25 Task force makes 228 DUI arrests in just one week (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/254353.php
The Arizona Governor's Office of Highway Safety released numbers Sunday for the Labor Day Weekend Holiday DUI Task Force, which started statewide Aug. 15.
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2008-08-25 Today's radar-van hot spots (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/254338.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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2008-08-25 Tombstone twins are headed for Iraq (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/254366.php
TOMBSTONE — Twin brothers from Tombstone are set to be deployed to Iraq this week.
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2008-08-25 Tucson Time Capsule : Silo site to Burro Inn (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/254326.php
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2008-08-25 UA bike thefts drop (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/254325.php
There's a bit of good news for thousands of UA students who will lock bicycles to racks outside their classrooms today: Bike thefts are down dramatically on campus.
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2008-08-25 UA research: Climate shift is drying out Southwest (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/94708.php
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M.  - Human-caused climate change has already shifted the jet stream that brings the Southwest its winter snowstorms to the north, which is making the region's late winter and early spring drier, according to new research by a team of Arizona scientists.
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2008-08-25 Woman volunteers in Africa (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/254331.php
A chance encounter with an old friend set off a chain of events that inspired a Tucson woman to help build an orphanage in Africa.
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