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2011-03-28 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 28 2011\
Picture This: Calexico and Friends (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
        
The second annual Festival en el Barrio Viejo ended with a bang with a performance from Calexico. A plethora of local and national musicians joined in on the performance, including iconic local artist Salvador Duran and the ... read more

2011-03-28 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 28 2011\
Deaths (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

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

2011-03-28 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 28 2011\
Lottery (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

Drawings for Saturday, March 26

2011-03-28 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 28 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:

2011-03-28 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 28 2011\
AZ turns probe of Maricopa over to US (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

PHOENIX - The Arizona Attorney General's Office has turned over
four criminal investigations of Maricopa County law-enforcement
officials to federal prosecutors for possible prosecution,
according to

2011-03-28 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 28 2011\
Sculptor's unique 'lizard-fish' a source of pride in friend's yard (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

Is it a lizard or a ... read more

2010-07-15 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 15 2010\
Danehy (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/daneh

        
        Tucson used to have an identity; now it has an identity crisis
          
            by Tom Danehy
          
          
          
            When I first came here to go to college, a battle for Tucson's soul was raging between the ... read more

2010-07-15 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 15 2010\
The Skinny (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/the-s

        
        Jonathan Paton collects a big mileage reimbursement from his campaign funds … Republican candidates throw in the towel before the primary … John McCain finally faces challenger J.D. Hayworth in televised debates this week … and more ... read more

2010-07-15 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 15 2010\
The Ultimate Real-Guy (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/the-u

        
        Elizabeth Gunn's latest Jake Hines novel has lots of character—but the plot is confusing and rushed
          
            by Julia Ramey
          
          
          
            Rutherford, Minn., is a small town struggling ... read more

2010-07-15 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 15 2010\
It's the Singer (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/its-t

        
        Blues great Bettye LaVette relates to the songs written by the 'children' of British rock
          
            by Gene Armstrong
          
          
          
            Bettye LaVette's first recording was released almost 50 years ... read more

2010-07-15 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 15 2010\
K.Rat (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/k-rat

        
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2010-07-15 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 15 2010\
¡Salvador! (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/salva

        
        The life and mythology of Tucson's stomp-box king
          
            by Mari Herreras
          
          
          
            He has a paintbrush in one hand, and a guitar in the other. To Salvador Duran, these aren't mutually ... read more

2010-07-15 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 15 2010\
Police Dispatch (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/polic

        
        Wrong house; At lease he wore a sheet
          
            by Anna Mirocha
          
          
          
            WRONG HOUSE WEST DESERT DAWN TRAIL JUNE 20, 11:40 A.M. A drunk man harassed neighbors over imagined name-calling ... read more

2010-07-15 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 15 2010\
Top Ten in Books (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/top-t

        
        Antigone Books best-sellers for the week ending July 9, 2010
          
          
          
            Antigone Books best-sellers for the week ending July 9, 2010 1. God's Middle Finger: Into the Lawless Heart of the Sierra Madre ... read more

2010-07-15 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 15 2010\
Soundbites (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/sound

        
        A big Wednesday; Short takes;
          
            by Stephen Seigel
          
          
          
            A BIG WEDNESDAY If last week was the third-grade dude with a big fat "L" on his face to denote his social standing, this ... read more

2010-07-15 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 15 2010\
Random Shots (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/rando

        
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2010-07-15 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 15 2010\
Messina (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/messi

        
        Yes, the economy is tough, but Arizona State Parks deserve funding and support
          
            by Irene Messina
          
          
          
            I'm beginning to think Gov. Jan Brewer and the members of the Arizona ... read more

2010-07-15 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 15 2010\
Media Watch (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/media

        
        KLPX hopes ‘Frank Show’ move revives ratings
          
            by John Schuster
          
          
          
            KLPX HOPES 'FRANK SHOW' MOVE REVIVES RATINGS The management of Lotus-owned KLPX FM 96.1 is hoping the ... read more

2010-07-15 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 15 2010\
Her Real Self (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/her-r

        
        Joan Rivers comes off as monstrous, yet talented and charming in 'A Piece of Work'
          
            by James DiGiovanna
          
          
          
            People criticize Joan Rivers a lot, and that's probably, in part ... read more

2010-07-15 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 15 2010\
Nine Questions (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/nine-

        
        Jennie Grabel
          
            by Kristine Peashock
          
          
          
            Jennie Grabel was raised in Bisbee, attended Tucson's Rincon High School and earned her bachelor's degree in interdisciplinary studies ... read more

2010-07-15 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 15 2010\
Red Meat (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/red-m

        
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2010-07-15 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 15 2010\
Guest Commentary (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/guest

        
        A motivational proposal to solve the border/immigration mess once and for all!
          
            by Robert Mac
          
          
          
            Hi. I'm Robert Mac, and I'm about to motivate people to fix the immigration ... read more

2010-07-15 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 15 2010\
Balancing Guatemala (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/balan

        
        by D.J. Ochoa
          
          
          
            In Third World countries like Guatemala, health care can be hard to come by. Enter the Tucson-based Guatemala Acupuncture and Medical Aid Project (GUAMAP), an organization that ... read more

2010-07-15 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 15 2010\
Top Ten in Movies (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/top-t

        
        Casa Video's top rentals for the week ending July 11, 2010
          
          
          
            Casa Video's top rentals for the week ending July 11, 2010 1. The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo Music Box 2. Brooklyn's Finest Anchor ... read more

2010-07-15 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 15 2010\
Live (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/live/

        
        Monotonix, Mr. Free and the Satellite Freakout
          
            by Billups Allen
          
          
          
            MONOTONIX, MR. FREE AND THE SATELLITE FREAKOUT CLUB CONGRESS Tuesday, July 6 Any doubts that rock 'n ... read more

2010-07-15 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 15 2010\
¡Ask a Mexican! (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/ask-a

        
        by Gustavo Arellano
          
          
          
            Dear Mexican: Most Mexicans I know (myself included) feel it's disrespectful to keep old photos around of you and your exes. I'd never keep pictures of me and an ex around ... read more

2010-07-15 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 15 2010\
Revolution Rock (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/revol

        
        Arizona musicians and artists mobilize against SB 1070—and ask touring artists to join the cause
          
            by Jim Nintzel
          
          
          
            Arizona musicians have formed a new organization ... read more

2010-07-15 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 15 2010\
City Week (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/city-

        
        “Flower Trouser,” part of
Trash to Treasures: Recycled Art Show; The Dirty, by Brandon Shimmel; Ecstatic Dance’s “Sweat IT Out!”; Screening of The Endless Summer
          
            by D.J. Ochoa ... read more

2010-07-15 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 15 2010\
Monster Mishmash (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/monst

        
        'Predators': too much talk, not enough action
          
            by Bob Grimm
          
          
          
            Director Nimród Antal tried hard, but his effort to boost the Predator franchise with a much-needed ... read more

2010-07-15 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 15 2010\
Kate Becker: Soft Revolution (Old Bisbee) (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/kate-

        
        by Gene Armstrong
          
          
          
            Kate Becker's band plays some serious funk, but her voice is all about jazz and blues. The combination is beguiling—and it doesn't hurt that Becker's backing band regularly ... read more

2010-07-15 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 15 2010\
Weekly Wide Web (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/weekl

        
        What's in a Font?
          
            by Nick Smith
          
          
          
            It's not what Cleveland Cavaliers owner Dan Gilbert said; it's how he said it. There's a way of speaking that makes you simultaneously ... read more

2010-07-15 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 15 2010\
Deaths (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

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

2010-07-15 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 15 2010\
Neighborhood Briefs (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

citywide

2010-07-15 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 15 2010\
Lottery (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

Drawings for Wednesday, July 14

2010-07-15 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 15 2010\
Court diverts ex-military into treatment program (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

When police arrested ... read more

2010-07-15 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 15 2010\
Conquistadores donate $5K to Sportsmen's Fund (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

The Tucson Conquistadores, a nonprofit organization dedicated to
helping youths and athletics, generously donated $5,000 to send
local kids to camp.

2009-11-01 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 01 2009\
Charity for homeless takes as it gives (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/315692
The Giving Tree and its director, Libby Wright, portray the organization as Tucson's last refuge for the homeless, offering food and shelter to those who might otherwise have nothing to eat and nowhere to go.

2009-11-01 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 01 2009\
Misleading records, unsafe food prompted state to pull contract (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/315666
Poor sanitation, expired snacks and milk served too warm were just the start.

2009-11-01 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 01 2009\
Documents faked to boost aid, 4 ex-clients say (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/315663
Four former clients said Giving Tree workers asked them to falsify applications for state public assistance or submitted false information on their behalf.

2009-11-01 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 01 2009\
Officials have little authority to enforce zoning violations (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/315651
City officials believe most, and possibly all, of the Giving Tree's 17 homes and apartments violate Tucson's zoning code because they appear to be shelters in residential areas where they aren't allowed.

2009-11-01 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 01 2009\
Kids reportedly kept sans parents despite two state license rejections (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/315662
Despite being twice denied a state license to run a child-welfare group home, the Giving Tree accepts children without a parent or guardian at its midtown Grace Home shelter, say 12 former Giving Tree clients, workers and supporters — and even the Giving ... read more

2009-11-01 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 01 2009\
The Giving Tree's properties (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/315667
Note: The Star is not printing addresses of the agency's rental properties. Some of them house women fleeing abusive relationships, the agency's attorney said.

2009-11-01 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 01 2009\
TMC set for $120M update of facilities (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/315707
The economy may be weak, but the nonprofit Tucson Medical Center is feeling fiscally  strong enough to embark on a $120 million makeover that will begin this month.

2009-11-01 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 01 2009\
Josh Brodesky: UA-area sale has signs of new student 'community' (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/315627
Is a student apartment complex in the works just north of the University of Arizona campus?     It's hard to say, but it's certainly possible, and that has the few homeowners left in the north university neighborhood a little concerned.

2009-11-01 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 01 2009\
State DEQ chief proposes higher regulatory fees on business (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/315604
PHOENIX — Facing a cutback in state funding, the state's top environmental regulator wants businesses to pay more for the permits they need from his agency, particularly aquifer-protection permits.

2009-11-01 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 01 2009\
Drought leaves Sabino Canyon 'just so dry' (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/315661
The creek, dam and lake in Sabino Canyon —  prized watery playgrounds for generations of Tucson residents — have dried up this fall except for a few small pools along the creek.

2009-11-01 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 01 2009\
UA solar device may create energy as cheaply as coal (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/315715
The University of Arizona's Steward Observatory Mirror Lab has produced the first prototype of a solar device that inventor Roger Angel hopes will eventually produce electricity from the sun at a price rivaling the cheapest fossil fuels.

2009-11-01 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 01 2009\
500 show up for screenings (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/315712
Children sucking on juice boxes and parents looking for medical assistance nudged past two boys wielding a giant, inflatable toothbrush Saturday morning at Tucson's first Refugee Health Fair.

2009-11-01 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 01 2009\
Political notebook : GOP questioning Glassman's use of Rodriguez (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/315711
The Pima County Republican Party sent out a press release last week, expressing its discomfort with the fact that City Councilman Rodney Glassman's exploratory campaign for U.S. Senate is being chaired by Pima County Recorder F. Ann Rodriguez.

2009-11-01 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 01 2009\
Construction begins on UPH project (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/315709
People suffering from mental health and substance-abuse problems are getting newer and bigger facilities in Tucson — as well as more services.

2009-11-01 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 01 2009\
Neighbors Briefs (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/315626

  Artists are sought  for Sun Tran project

2009-11-01 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 01 2009\
Flames engulf NW-side home; 5 pets die (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/315733
Five animals died from smoke inhalation during a house fire Saturday night at a northwest-side home, authorities said.

2009-11-01 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 01 2009\
Wildfire near Kitt Peak is nearly contained (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/315702
A wildfire burning in the Baboquivari Mountains near Kitt Peak is almost contained, authorities said.

2009-11-01 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 01 2009\
AZ tax revenues $233M less than forecast (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/315700
PHOENIX — Arizona state government is spending money far faster than it is coming in.

2009-11-01 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 01 2009\
Ernesto Portillo Jr. : Wrong credit for Sanctuary (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/315714
The Rev. John Fife, retired pastor of Southside Presbyterian Church, has been lauded as a co-founder of the international Sanctuary Movement, which in the 1980s helped undocumented Central American war refugees find safety in our country.

2009-11-01 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 01 2009\
Radar van locations (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/315708
The city's police radar van is scheduled to snap photographs of speeders at these locations this week, according to the Tucson Police Department:

2009-11-01 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 01 2009\
Deaths (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/315683
The deceased are from Tucson unless otherwise noted. Occupations are stated when available.

2009-11-01 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 01 2009\
Jeff's forecast (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/315686
The roller-coaster ride for temperatures continues this week. High pressure over the Pacific will give us daytime highs early this week 7 to 10 degrees above average. We'll peak Tuesday in the upper 80s to low 90s west of Tucson. Expect a cool-down by ... read more

2009-02-14 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 14 2009\
Economic Stimulus Stakeholder's Agenda (city) http://www.tucsonaz.gov/hottopics/ess_gr
Economic Stimulus Stakeholder's Agenda

2009-02-14 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 14 2009\
City of Tucson Website Services Downtime (city) http://www.tucsonaz.gov/hottopics/downti
On Sunday, February 15, some City of Tucson online services will be offline from 8 to 10 p.m. Mountain Standard time due to system maintenance.

2007-08-28 1 in 10 pools, spas has failed inspections (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/61329.php
About one in 10 public and semipublic pools and spas in Pima County fails its health inspection, a Tucson Citizen review of county health department data for the past 3 1/2 years shows.
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2007-08-28 2 asked for visions of Congress acres (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/61325.php
Two developers were invited Monday to prepare a formal proposal to develop the 14.3 acres of West Congress Street touted as the largest plot of undeveloped land left downtown.
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2007-08-28 AG accused of slowing probe (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/61333.php
PHOENIX - A lawsuit filed in Phoenix on Monday accuses Arizona Attorney General Terry Goddard of trying to impede an investigation into the prosecution of former state Treasurer David Petersen.
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2007-08-28 Air Guard fighter wing to use D-M during airport work (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/61263.php
Maintenance work on the main runway at Tucson International Airport will temporarily shift the Arizona Air National Guard's 162nd Fighter Wing to Davis-Monthan Air Force Base.
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2007-08-28 Arizona Cancer Center hopes Livestrong campaign will increase funding (kvoa)
http://www.kvoa.com/global/story.asp?s=6990626
"I think the research and study I was a part of not only helped save my life but also set the protocol for the standard treatment for Hodgkin's Disease today."
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2007-08-28 Audit shows ADOT falling behind in highway maintenance (kvoa)
http://www.kvoa.com/global/story.asp?s=6991393

  


PHOENIX -- A state audit of the Arizona Department of Transportation revealed that highway maintenance efforts like repaving and patching roads to picking up litter has been falling...
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2007-08-28 Confiscated airport loot sold at auction (kvoa)
http://www.kvoa.com/global/story.asp?s=6991392

  


PHOENIX -- Items left behind at Sky Harbor International Airport security checkpoints often find their way to good use elsewhere and it's the job of the Arizona Department of...
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2007-08-28 County workers concerned about complaint hot line (kvoa)
http://www.kvoa.com/global/story.asp?s=6991403

  


PHOENIX -- So far, a Maricopa County worker complaint hot line hasn't gotten much use. Just three calls since mid-July after internal auditors recommended it be hooked up.
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2007-08-28 County workers get a swanky-hotel stay (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/198441.php
Taxpayers will pay for four Tucson-based county parks employees to stay at Starr Pass Resort this week for the Arizona Parks and Recreation Association's annual conference.
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2007-08-28 D-M personnel get sober facts on booze (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/198457.php
In between plenty of bathroom humor and cheap shots at celebrities, comedian Bernie McGrenahan tried to deliver some valuable advice about alcohol abuse to Davis-Monthan Air Force Base personnel.
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2007-08-28 D-M to host 30 Guard F-16s till TIA work is done (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/198461.php
The skies above Davis- Monthan Air Force Base should be a bit noisier and more crowded for the next month.
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2007-08-28 Deaths (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/198452.php

  The deceased are from Tucson unless otherwise noted. Occupations are stated when available.
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2007-08-28 Denogean : Lions step up to give Molina proper salute (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/61330.php
Sixto Molina kept his head held high and behaved with class when he left the South Tucson Police Department earlier this summer.
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2007-08-28 Dog park reopening a howling success (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/61268.php
Most of the audience at Saturday's Sixth Avenue Dog Park ribbon cutting really didn't care what the city speakers were saying at the ceremony.
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2007-08-28 Driver dies in rollover on East Grant Road (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/198447.php
A Tucson man was killed in a  rollover on East Grant Road on Monday morning, a police official said.
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2007-08-28 ELL lawyer seeks order for special legislative session (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/61261.php
A lawyer for people challenging the adequacy of state funding for programs for students learning English told a federal judge on Monday that the Legislature should be forced to hold a special session next month to act on the issue.
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2007-08-28 Ex-U.S. Attorney Charlton says Gonzales doing right thing (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/61290.php
Attorney General Alberto Gonzales did "the right thing" by resigning Monday, said Arizona's former U.S. attorney, Paul Charlton.
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2007-08-28 Ex-Wildcat Dosty gets probation in extortion (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/61311.php
A former Wildcat basketball player was sentenced to two years on probation after pleading guilty to theft by extortion.
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2007-08-28 Family uses its lemonade stand to help in fight against diabetes (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/61123.php
"The lemonade's 25 cents and the cookies are free."
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2007-08-28 Gonzales resigns as AG: fired attorney, Arizona lawmakers react (kvoa)
http://www.kvoa.com/global/story.asp?s=6990267
One of the U.S. attorneys fired last year was Arizona's Paul Charlton, who says Alberto Gonzales' decision to resign was the right thing to do.
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2007-08-28 Grant Rd. task force's first meeting is Thurs. (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/61289.php
Get in on the ground floor on the plan to widen Grant Road to six lanes at a meeting of the city-appointed task force Thursday.
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2007-08-28 Hayden could get Superfund cleanup (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/198476.php
HAYDEN — The Environmental Protection Agency is proposing designating the town of Hayden a Superfund site after tests indicated potentially toxic levels of arsenic exposure from the local copper smelter.
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2007-08-28 Jail sentence suspended for ex-UA basketball player (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/198443.php
A former University of Arizona basketball player accused of extorting a Tucson man was given a 90-day suspended jail sentence and two years of probation Monday.
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2007-08-28 Jimmy's forecast (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/198455.php
High pressure over the desert Southwest will knock down the thunderstorms a bit over the next few days and send the thermometer back into triple digits. There will still be enough moisture in the air to trigger a few thunderstorms, mostly near the mountains.
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2007-08-28 LOTTERY (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/61343.php
For Aug. 27
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2007-08-28 Lawmakers seek more time in ESL case (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/198451.php
Attorneys for state lawmakers are asking for more time before a federal judge decides whether to hold the legislators in contempt of court — and fine the state millions of dollars — for failing to adequately fund programs in English as a second language.
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2007-08-28 Lawsuit accuses AG's office of hindering investigation (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/61328.php
A lawsuit filed in Phoenix on Monday accuses Arizona Attorney General Terry Goddard of trying to impede an investigation into the prosecution of former state treasurer David Petersen.
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2007-08-28 Longtime rivalry still a favorite: Bisbee vs Douglas (kvoa)
http://www.kvoa.com/global/story.asp?s=6988287
It's one of the oldest rivalries in the nation: Bisbee versus Douglas in high school football.
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2007-08-28 Lottery (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/198488.php
Drawings for Monday, Aug. 27
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2007-08-28 Man 26, convicted of 2nd-degree murder (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/61327.php
A Tucson man was convicted of second-degree murder and attempted first-degree murder in a fatal argument.
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2007-08-28 Man guilty in shootings, faces 40-year prison term (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/198444.php
A Tucson man who killed one man and critically wounded another is facing more than 40 years in prison after being convicted Monday of second-degree murder and attempted first-degree murder.
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2007-08-28 Man killed in Grant Road rollover identified (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/61254.php
The name of the man killed in an early-morning car crash has been released by Tucson police.
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2007-08-28 Marana man gets 22 years in fatal road rage incident (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/61292.php
A 43-year-old Marana man was sentenced to 22 years in prison, on top of three years imposed in two unrelated drunken-driving cases, for a fatal road rage incident.
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2007-08-28 Maximum 22-year term for road-rage killing (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/198456.php
Moments after Judge Howard Hantman sentenced Edmond Gonzalez Jr. to 22 years in prison for killing a Tucson motorcyclist, the judge asked Gonzalez if he had any questions.
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2007-08-28 Mesa prof may lose job over trip (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/198468.php
MESA — A termination hearing looking into allegations that a Mesa Community College instructor engaged in fraud and mismanaged college funds used in an overseas trip attended by students was expected to wrap up this week.
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2007-08-28 Mexico returns fugitive to U.S. to face four sex-abuse charges (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/198446.php
An accused sex offender was kicked out of Mexico over the weekend and brought to Pima County, where he will face sexual-abuse charges, a federal official said.
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2007-08-28 Mid-Sept. start for MLK apts. work (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/61288.php
Final federal approvals for the sale of the former Martin Luther King Jr. Apartments, 1 N. Fifth Ave., have pushed back the start of renovation to the middle of September.
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2007-08-28 Natural-gas pipeline plans raise Pinal County concerns (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/198462.php
MESA — Pinal County officials and developers are voicing concern about a pipeline that will supply natural gas throughout the state.
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2007-08-28 New Grant Road survey is on the way (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/198388.php
The city plans to hit the streets next week to start talking to people who use Grant Road and hand out surveys to gather more public opinion on the plans to widen the street.
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2007-08-28 Nogales declares state of emergency (kvoa)
http://www.kvoa.com/global/story.asp?s=6987419
City officials say a 30-inch sewer pipe sits right below the wash and could break. If that happens, it could send 12 to 14 million gallons of raw sewage into the city and down the river.
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2007-08-28 OV cop faces felony count in off-duty traffic crash (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/198460.php
An off-duty Oro Valley police officer was arrested on a charge of felony criminal damage after a vehicle crash Saturday, officials said.
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2007-08-28 Oro Valley officer arrested; DUI suspected (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/61312.php
An Oro Valley police detective has been arrested on suspicion of felony criminal damage after colliding with a car Saturday, a Tucson police spokesman said Monday.
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2007-08-28 Pharmacist gets national award for work at El Rio (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/61335.php
Sandra Leal has moved beyond the traditional pharmacist's role of filling prescriptions to consulting with individual patients about what medications they can or should take.
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2007-08-28 Polygamous sex counts dropped for ex-cop (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/198469.php
KINGMAN — A former police officer in the polygamist communities of Colorado City and neighboring Hildale, Utah, isn't going on trial in Kingman after all.
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2007-08-28 Rapper 'devastated' over dead dogs (kvoa)
http://www.kvoa.com/global/story.asp?s=6991387

  


PHOENIX -- An attorney for rapper DMX said his client is 'devastated' over the deaths of his dogs found during a raid by deputies at his Cave Creek residence.
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2007-08-28 Road rage is cited in fatality; driver blamed is at large (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/198482.php
A road rage incident in Midtown left one person dead and another in serious condition Monday night, an official said.
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2007-08-28 Shots fired at border agents after sensor alert (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/61291.php
Four U.S. Border Patrol agents were shot at Sunday night near the Mexican border, authorities said.
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2007-08-28 Students in entrails case to take class or go to trial (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/198442.php
Two University of Arizona students who hoped to dump a huge pile of entrails in a friend's front yard as a joke have entered a diversion program that will allow the charges to be dismissed.
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2007-08-28 Study: Arizona ranks 43rd heaviest in battle of bulge - and gets heftier (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/61317.php
PHOENIX - Better jump on the treadmill, Arizona. The state's residents are getting more obese, statistics released Monday show.
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2007-08-28 Sun Tran negotiators reach accord; voting today (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/198470.php
A union representing Sun Tran workers reached a tentative agreement with management late Monday evening, three days ahead of a strike deadline.
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2007-08-28 SunTran to continue negotiations with union members (kvoa)
http://www.kvoa.com/global/story.asp?s=6987215
"I just wish they would resolve the contract difficulties and get it sorted out."
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2007-08-28 Sunnyside considering organizational changes (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/61287.php
The Sunnyside Unified School District's Governing Board on Tuesday will discuss proposed changes to the organizational chart of the district.
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2007-08-28 Suspect rams agent's truck, injuring him (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/198450.php
A U.S. Border Patrol agent's leg was injured when a suspected marijuana smuggler slammed into his patrol vehicle Sunday afternoon, officials said.
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2007-08-28 TUSD to discuss repeal of desegregation order (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/61286.php
The Tucson Unified School District board will meet Tuesday to discuss the repeal of the district's ethnic and racial plan, which is part of a desegregation order.
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2007-08-28 Three Sierra Vista teens die within a 48 hour period (kvoa)
http://www.kvoa.com/global/story.asp?s=6990609
A bizarre dirt bike accident leaves two teenagers dead. But what happened after that, no one could have imagined.
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2007-08-28 Tucson Time Capsule: Canyon View School ready to open (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/198381.php
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2007-08-28 Unethical movers cheat many clients (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/198463.php
When her son was deployed to Iraq, Linda Cohen moved from Green Valley to South Carolina at his request so she could be closer to her daughter-in-law.
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2007-08-28 Water pact for Navajos 'high priority' for state (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/198459.php
PHOENIX — A settlement between the Navajos and New Mexico for water from a major Colorado River tributary has forced Arizona and the federal government back to the table to sort out the tribe's other claims, which include water and money to build delivery systems.
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2007-08-28 Widening Grant Road: planning about to begin (kvoa)
http://www.kvoa.com/global/story.asp?s=6990408
Hundreds of businesses and homes may have to be removed.
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2007-08-28 Woman accused of forging bad checks for party (kvoa)
http://www.kvoa.com/global/story.asp?s=6991388

  


PHOENIX -- A Chandler woman accused of forging a string of checks is suspected of using the money to finance a birthday party for her son, pay court fines and her husband's drug debts.
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2007-08-28 Work about to start on border fence near Sasabe (kvoa)
http://www.kvoa.com/global/story.asp?s=6990291
"They'll still find a way to go through there. They may have to dig underground. They could also go to the edge of the fence."
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2007-08-28 more inside (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/198483.php

  
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