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2011-03-31 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 31 2011\
Soundbites (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/sound

        
        
        Props; Special-event mania!; Finishing touches; Short takes; On the bandwagon
            by Stephen Seigel
            PROPS To begin, I'd like to offer a quick shout-out to the illustrious Gene Armstrong, who filled this column ... read more

2011-03-31 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 31 2011\
Flame On (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/flame

        
        
        This new book relates Burning Man's fiery conflicts, collaborations
            by Jarret Keene
            More than any other book about Burning Man—the annual art show-cum-rave event that takes place in the Black Rock ... read more

2011-03-31 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 31 2011\
Police Dispatch (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/polic

        
        
        Dinner and detainment; Blood is thicker than vodka
            by Anna Mirocha
            DINNER AND DETAINMENT WEST INA ROAD…
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2011-03-31 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 31 2011\
Downing (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/downi

        
        
        Shocking secrets of Internet marketing revealed!
            by Renée Downing
            What is it with the Internet and belly fat? When I finally got my lazy tush onto Facebook and Twitter last year—the kids ... read more

2011-03-31 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 31 2011\
Various Artists: Sofrito: Tropical Discotheque (Strut) (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/vario

        
        
        by Carl Hanni
            The Sofrito collective started by throwing an ongoing series of dance parties in warehouses, lofts and other marginal spaces in East London in 2005. Now more of a global affair, they've put their main ... read more

2011-03-31 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 31 2011\
Now Showing at Home (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/now-s

        
        
        Excalibur (Blu-ray); Yogi Bear (Blu-ray); TRON: Legacy (Two-Disc Blu-ray/DVD Combo)
            by Bob Grimm
            Excalibur (Blu-ray) WARNER…
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2011-03-31 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 31 2011\
T Q&A (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/t-qan

        
        
        Ricci Silberman
            by Mari Herreras
            When Ricci Silberman first heard about the organization Grounds for Health and its mission to curb cervical cancer in coffee-growing communities in Mexico, Nicaragua and ... read more

2011-03-31 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 31 2011\
Media Watch (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/media

        
        
        Vinzetta connects with birth family after 20-year search
            by John Schuster
            VINZETTA CONNECTS WITH BIRTH FAMILY AFTER 20-YEAR SEARCH William "Vinnie" Vinzetta is the personable sports director at KMSB Channel ... read more

2011-03-31 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 31 2011\
Random Shots (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/rando

        
        
        
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2011-03-31 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 31 2011\
Top Ten in Music (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/top-t

        
        
        Toxic Ranch Records' top sales for the week ending March 25, 2011
            
            Toxic Ranch Records' top sales for the week ending March 25, 2011 1.…
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2011-03-31 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 31 2011\
Top Ten in Books (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/top-t

        
        
        Antigone Books' best-sellers for the week ending March 25, 2011
            
            Antigone Books' best-sellers for the week ending March 25, 2011 1.…
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2011-03-31 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 31 2011\
Weekly Wide Web (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/weekl

        
        
        Mr. Editor, Tear Down This Paywall!; The week on The Range; Comment of the week; Best of WWW; and more!
            by Dan Gibson
            As I'm writing this, the last minutes of totally free online browsing of The New York ... read more

2011-03-31 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 31 2011\
Mailbag (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/mailb

        
        
        Don't Rant About Politicians; Rant About the People Who Elected Them; Planned Parenthood Actually Keeps the Number of Abortions Down; Drink Australian Wine; Ignore Bitter 'Bon Appetit' Ex-Editors; Boegle's Reviews Have Been ... read more

2011-03-31 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 31 2011\
... And You Will Know Us by the Trail of Dead: Tao of the Dead (Richter Scale/Superball) (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/and-y

        
        
        by Mike Prevatt
            Everything about ... And You Will Know Us by the Trail of Dead has always been over the top.…
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2011-03-31 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 31 2011\
Devilish Details (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/devil

        
        
        Tucson favorite Elle shows hints of greatness in its new incarnation—but service and execution disappoint
            by Jacqueline Kuder
            The new crop of Tucson restaurants seems to trend toward reinventing ... read more

2011-03-31 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 31 2011\
Passing of the Torch (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/passi

        
        
        'Trying' at Live Theatre Workshop takes a gentle look at generational friction
            by Nathan Christensen
            The Rosetta Stone was engraved in three ancient languages in 196 B.C., but the very first line of the ... read more

2011-03-31 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 31 2011\
Mixed Messages (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/mixed

        
        
        Relentless federal officials question medical marijuana at airports and Border Patrol checkpoints
            by Tim Vanderpool
            Lt. Tim Taylor, of the Tucson Airport Authority, works in a no-man's land, caught between ... read more

2011-03-31 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 31 2011\
Time to Celebrate (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/time-

        
        
        by Jimmy Boegle
            Holy crap! April is pretty much here.…
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2011-03-31 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 31 2011\
Nine Questions (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/nine-

        
        
        Michelle Haller
            by Kristine Peashock
            A Tucson resident for more than 20 years, Michelle Haller was one of the original recipients of the Club Congress VIP card, and the second waitress hired at Café ... read more

2011-03-31 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 31 2011\
Eight Minutes (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/eight

        
        
        Jake Gyllenhaal and the director of 'Moon' team up to make a thrilling action pic
            by Colin Boyd
            Colter Stevens believes he's on a combat mission in Afghanistan. Then he wakes up on a commuter train, sitting ... read more

2011-03-31 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 31 2011\
Being Baldenegro (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/being

        
        
        For these Tucsonans, fighting for Chicano rights is all in the family
            by Mari Herreras
            When Salomón Baldenegro Jr. and his younger brother were little boys, their mother and father took them to ... read more

2011-03-31 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 31 2011\
Guest Commentary (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/guest

        
        
        The Cactus Drive-In may soon be reborn in Tucson
            by Ryn Gargulinski
            The destruction of the longstanding DeAnza Drive-In in April of last year left yet another hole in the Tucson landscape, a hole frequently ... read more

2011-03-31 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 31 2011\
¡Ask a Mexican! (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/ask-a

        
        
        by Gustavo Arellano
            Dear Readers: Rather than punking ustedes with an April Fools' prank, I give you the cruelest joke of all—ex-congressman and eternal Know Nothing Tom Tancredo! In return for him graciously ... read more

2011-03-31 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 31 2011\
Noshing Around (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/noshi

        
        
        New: Jasper Neighborhood Restaurant and Bar; Southern Cooking; New: Choice Greens Express; A Shout-Out to Janos; Noshing Notes
            by Adam Borowitz
            New: Jasper Neighborhood Restaurant and Bar The former Jasper ... read more

2011-03-31 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 31 2011\
Too Many Missteps (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/too-m

        
        
        Winding Road's take on the late Lanford Wilson's 'Fifth of July' lacks direction and vision
            by Sherilyn Forrester
            Celebrated American playwright Lanford Wilson died last Thursday, March 24, in New Jersey ... read more

2011-03-31 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 31 2011\
Corrections (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

• An editorial on A13 Wednesday, "Seniors' housing project good
idea but lacks details," incorrectly characterized City Manager
Mike Letcher's role in a development deal involving Gadsden Co

2011-03-31 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 31 2011\
AZ has lowest cancer rates in nation, 2 agencies report (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

Arizona might be struggling with political firestorms, flagging
budgets and stubborn unemployment figures, but on a more positive
note, we appear to have the lowest rates of cancer in the
nation.

2011-03-31 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 31 2011\
Josh Brodesky: El Con Barber plans to move forward as 47-year-relationship with mall ends (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

Even in this hollowed ... read more

2011-03-31 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 31 2011\
Prom dresses await girls who need them (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

If you need a prom dress but don't have the funds for one,
Cinderella's Closet can help.

2011-03-31 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 31 2011\
Census wants to know your interests in wildlife (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

The U.S. Census Bureau ... read more

2011-03-31 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 31 2011\
Mental illness is focus of fundraiser focuses on mental illness (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

A heightened focus on mental illness after the Jan. 8 Tucson
shooting massacre is expected to fuel a large turnout at a local
fundraising walk Saturday.

2011-03-31 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 31 2011\
Lottery (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

Drawings for Wednesday, March 30

2011-03-31 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 31 2011\
Crank up A/C: Heat is en route (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

News flash: It's hot ... read more

2011-03-31 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 31 2011\
Man hit by car on Tucson's west side (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

A man suffered life-threatening injuries late Wednesday
afternoon when he was hit by a car at near a west side
intersection, police said.

2011-03-31 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 31 2011\
Tucson boy burned playing with a lighter (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

A 7-year-old boy was taken to the hospital Wednesday afternoon
with serious injuries after he was burned while playing with a
lighter, authorities said.

2011-03-31 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 31 2011\
Pima County Jail inmate dies after swallowing baggie (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

An inmate facing drug ... read more

2010-07-18 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 18 2010\
Shameless Self Promotion: 'Weekly' Takes Home Three Altweekly Awards (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        The Tucson Weekly won three awards in the Association of Alternative Newsweeklies' 2010 Altweekly Awards. The results were announced Friday, July 17, at the AAN annual convention.
Weekly art director Adam Kurtz nabbed top honors in the editorial ... read more

2010-07-18 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 18 2010\
Tucson's Everyday People: Spiritual Confirmation with Eddie Gallego (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        Spiritual Confirmation with Eddie GallegoBy Blair Kurland
This final piece of video gives proof, if you choose to believe it, to the existence of the unearthly visitors.

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2010-07-18 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 18 2010\
Political Events (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

• July 19. David Bradley, a candidate for Arizona Corporation
Commission, will be the guest speaker at the Democrats of Greater
Tucson luncheon, noon at the Dragon View Restaurant, 400 N. Bonita
Ave

2010-07-18 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 18 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. To schedule your appointment, call
1-800-733-2767.

2010-07-18 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 18 2010\
Get involved (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

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

2010-07-18 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 18 2010\
Congress can help American Dream become reality for many Hispanics (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

Carlos Ivan Martinez still has a dream. His dream of many years
is that some day, hopefully soon, thousands of deserving young
people will be able to continue their college education.

2010-07-18 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 18 2010\
Neighborhood Briefs (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

foothills

2010-07-18 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 18 2010\
Wanted: Folks to talk up city’s birthday (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

Tucson’s Birthday Ambassadors are seeking volunteers to help promote the Old Pueblo’s founding 235 years ago.

2010-07-18 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 18 2010\
RTA crisis may wipe out 25% of projects (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

The 4-year-old Regional ... read more

2010-07-18 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 18 2010\
Get involved (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

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

2010-07-18 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 18 2010\
Lottery (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

Drawings for Saturday, July 17

2010-07-18 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 18 2010\
Fundraiser to help autism programs (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

With summer in full ... read more

2009-11-04 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 04 2009\
Prosecutors to again seek death for convicted killer (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/316095
It's been more than 25 years since James Wallace called the Tucson Police Department and begged to be arrested for murdering his girlfriend and her two children, and yet his punishment is still undecided.

2009-11-04 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 04 2009\
Court-martial opens for senior airman (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/316118
Air Force personnel "scattered like cockroaches" when deputies were called to a rowdy house party on Tucson's south side that left one airman dead and another accused of his murder, a military jury heard Tuesday.

2009-11-04 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 04 2009\
Radar van locations (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/316061
The city's police radar van is scheduled to snap photographs of speeders at these locations today, according to the Tucson Police Department:

2009-11-04 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 04 2009\
Last of 5 men admit role in home invasions (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/316083
The last of five men accused of storming into two homes looking for marijuana is facing up to 56 1/4 years in prison after pleading guilty Tuesday to first-degree burglary and five counts of aggravated assault with a deadly weapon.

2009-11-04 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 04 2009\
Jimmy's forecast (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/316092
After a record high Tuesday, I am anticipating another today and close to another record Thursday. After the weekend, a trough of low pressure will move into our area, pulling the temperatures back down to normal levels. Daytime highs will drop into the ... read more

2009-11-04 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 04 2009\
Trasoff, Uhlich in tight races (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/316149
The Democrats are poised to retain control of City Hall in the face of vigorous Republican challenges that threatened to knock off high-profile incumbents on the City Council.

2009-11-04 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 04 2009\
Police, fire mandate fails (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/316147
City voters overwhelmingly rejected Proposition 200, the once hotly debated public safety initiative that would have required mandatory minimum staffing levels for the Tucson Police Department at significant taxpayer expense.

2009-11-04 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 04 2009\
In school districts, bonds doing well; budget overrides mostly rejected (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/316148
Voters appeared to reject most budget overrides but to favor  bond issues in six Tucson-area school districts.

2009-11-04 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 04 2009\
Voters deny TUSD extra funds (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/316146
In what Tucson Unified School District Superintendent Elizabeth Celania-Fagen called "a setback for students," both of the district's proposed budget overrides went down to crashing defeats Tuesday.

2009-11-04 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 04 2009\
Tucson-area election results (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/316144
City of Tucson

2009-11-04 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 04 2009\
Pima hires ex-City Manager Hein (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/316067
Former Tucson City Manager Mike Hein has been hired to head the county Office of Emergency Management and Homeland Security.

2009-11-04 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 04 2009\
Employer-sanctions foes heartened by US scrutiny (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/316059
PHOENIX — One of the key attorneys fighting Arizona's employer-sanctions law is hoping the Obama administration keeps politics out of its legal opinions.

2007-08-31 18 to be charged in Yuma jail disturbance (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/61625.php
Felony charges will be sought against 18 inmates in connection with a disturbance Sunday at the Yuma County Jail that resulted in minor injuries to two jailers.
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2007-08-31 2 bodies found; crosser deaths exceed '05 mark (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/199027.php
Border Patrol agents discovered the bodies of two suspected illegal border crossers Wednesday, the ninth and 10th found in the past 11 days.
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2007-08-31 2 robbery suspects arrested, 1 more to go (kvoa)
http://www.kvoa.com/global/story.asp?s=7007089
A tip to 88-CRIME led to the arrest of two men for two convenience store robberies. One suspect remains at large.
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2007-08-31 Agent's murder trial may go to federal court (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/199055.php
A trial for a U.S. Border Patrol agent facing murder charges could be headed to a federal court in Tucson.
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2007-08-31 American Legion post planning fundraisers (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/61689.php
The Corona de Tucson American Legion Post 109 is kicking off a series of fundraising events hoping to raise $130,000 for a new building addition, according to a news release from the organization.
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2007-08-31 Arizona home prices drop for the first time in 16 years (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/199070.php
PHOENIX — Housing prices in Arizona officially waded into the red last quarter — the first time that has happened in 16 years.
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2007-08-31 Arpaio says he didn't defame rival in primary (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/199046.php
PHOENIX — Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio is denying an accusation that he defamed a former political opponent.
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2007-08-31 Attempted robbery at ATM leads to an arrest (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/199082.php
A man who attempted to rob another man at a South Side ATM was taken into custody Thursday evening after leading police on a pursuit and striking a patrol car.
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2007-08-31 Beauty and the Bite: Mrs. Iowa comes to Mrs. Tennessee's rescue (kvoa)
http://www.kvoa.com/global/story.asp?s=7008521
"Suddenly they jumped and they were screaming and we assumed they had encountered some kind of a critter."
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2007-08-31 Bog Springs' entrance will close for crossing work (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/61695.php
The entrance to Bog Springs Campground in Madera Canyon will be bogged down with construction delays and closings for part of next month, according to a news release from the National Forest Service.
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2007-08-31 Book Stop makes hop to new spot - on 4th Avenue (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/61623.php
The Book Stop could have easily disappeared forever four months ago when its lease lapsed after 40 years at 2504 N. Campbell Ave.
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2007-08-31 Border Action Network to document abuse claims (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/61637.php
The Border Action Network, a community human rights group in Tucson, announced Thursday the beginning of a three-month statewide campaign to document civil rights abuses against the Hispanic community and along the border.
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2007-08-31 Border Patrol agent asks federal court to take over murder case (kvoa)
http://www.kvoa.com/global/story.asp?s=7006240

  


TUCSON, Ariz. -- A U.S. Border Patrol agent charged in state court with second-degree murder for the shooting death of an illegal immigrant has petitioned to have his case shifted to...
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2007-08-31 Border agent trial may be moved (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/61618.php
A U.S. Border Patrol agent charged in state court with second-degree murder for an illegal immigrant's shooting death is asking to have his case shifted to federal court, and prosecutors aren't objecting.
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2007-08-31 California road-closure plans could alter Tucsonans' travel (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/199056.php
Parts of California's State Route 91 will close next week, affecting Tucsonans who need the road to head back home after Labor Day vacations.
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2007-08-31 Collapsed pit cause of big Mars crater (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/61687.php
New photos provided by a University of Arizona camera 120 million miles from Tucson have shown that a dark crater in the Martian surface earlier thought to be a cave or cavern is actually a huge collapsed pit.
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2007-08-31 Deaths (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/199004.php

  The deceased are from Tucson unless otherwise noted. Occupations are stated when available.
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2007-08-31 Denogean : Don't expect Mexico to pay for health care (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/61666.php
The check from our Mexican neighbors is not in the mail.      A few weeks ago, a little story out of Mexico City received a lot of attention here locally and throughout the United States.
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2007-08-31 Disney phenomenon plays in Tucson in January (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/61715.php
OMG! "High School Musical" is coming to Tucson.
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2007-08-31 FBI says it's close to identifying suspects in bomb threats (kvoa)
http://www.kvoa.com/global/story.asp?s=7008030

  


PROVIDENCE, R.I. -- Federal authorities are close to identifying one or more suspects who have called at least 15 large stores in the last week and threatened to blow up workers with a...
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2007-08-31 Florence parents decry suspension over gun sketch (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/199069.php
Parents of a Florence student suspended for sketching a gun during class feel his punishment is an overreaction by school officials.
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2007-08-31 Grant Rd. to be community boulevard? (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/61707.php
There's a lot more to the $166 million Grant Road widening than adding two lanes.
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2007-08-31 ID in bomb threat near? (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/61706.php
PROVIDENCE, R.I. - Federal authorities are close to identifying one or more suspects who have called at least 15 large stores in the last week, including one in Arizona, and threatened to blow up workers with a bomb unless they wire money to an account overseas, an FBI spokesman said Thursday.
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2007-08-31 Immigrant-rights training set (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/199009.php
A local immigrant-rights organization on Thursday kicked off a three-month  statewide campaign to teach people about their rights and how to document abuses.
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2007-08-31 Inspect car before trip; gas may rise (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/61691.php
Few things kill the thrill of a Labor Day holiday road trip more quickly than sitting in a broken-down car.
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2007-08-31 Jimmy's forecast (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/199044.php
High pressure over Arizona is shifting north and will allow an increased chance of thunderstorms today and tomorrow. Some moisture from a tropical storm well south of the Baja California peninsula may get in the mix by the middle to the end of next week, increasing activity even more.
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2007-08-31 KIIM-FM's Buzz Jackson is up for Country Music Assn. honor (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/199072.php
KIIM-FM radio personality Buzz Jackson was nominated on Thursday for a Country Music Association Award, his first ever CMA nod.
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2007-08-31 Lottery (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/199081.php
Drawings for Thursday, Aug. 30
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2007-08-31 Man agrees to plead guilty in Tom Cruise extortion plot in LA (kvoa)
http://www.kvoa.com/global/story.asp?s=7009056

  


LOS ANGELES -- A man known for brokering deals involving compromising celebrity photos and videos has agreed to plead guilty in a plot to extort more than $1 million from Tom Cruise for...
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2007-08-31 Man, 22, arrested in slaying on East Side (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/199059.php
A Tucson man was arrested Wednesday in connection with the slaying of a 19-year-old man at an East Side apartment complex last week.
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2007-08-31 Marana councilman gets day in jail for DUI (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/199006.php
Marana Town Councilman Tim Escobedo will spend a day in jail next month after pleading guilty last week to driving under the influence.
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2007-08-31 Marana councilman to serve one day jail sentence in DUI case (kvoa)
http://www.kvoa.com/global/story.asp?s=7008652

  


TUCSON, Ariz. -- A Marana town councilman will serve a day in jail next month after pleading guilty to driving under the influence of alcohol.
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2007-08-31 Migrant dies in desert; another body found (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/61626.php
A young woman heading north from Mexico with her teenage niece and nephew died Tuesday in the desert near Tucson despite the efforts of Border Patrol agents.
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2007-08-31 Murder mistrial declared as juror switches verdict (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/199005.php
When the first-degree murder verdict was announced Thursday afternoon, the Samaniego family gasped and cried with relief.
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2007-08-31 New city, new life; A Katrina survivor's story (kvoa)
http://www.kvoa.com/global/story.asp?s=7002401
"I just look at life one day at a time.  If a man don't work, a man don't eat.  So I got a job, I'm eating good and I got good friends and good people standing behind me."
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2007-08-31 Old college building on endangered places list (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/61693.php
The crumbling adobe Marist College building in downtown Tucson is  one of 16 properties statewide to make the Arizona's Most Endangered Historic Places list, the Arizona Preservation Foundation announced Thursday.
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2007-08-31 Open U.S. roads to Mexican trucks, appeals court asked (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/61682.php
The Bush administration urged a federal appeals court Thursday to let Mexican cargo trucks cross the border and freely travel anywhere in the country, arguing that to do otherwise could strain diplomatic relations between the U.S. and Mexico.
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2007-08-31 Opinion by Ernesto Portillo Jr. : Primary could use big gob of hot sauce (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/199002.php
My office phone rang Thursday. "Can I help you?" I asked.
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2007-08-31 Parents react to arrest of Altar Valley bus driver (kvoa)
http://www.kvoa.com/global/story.asp?s=7008687
Deputies say Wroten molested a 9 year old girl more than once. He's been charged with one count of molestation, but the sheriff's office says more charges could be coming.
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2007-08-31 Part of S. Euclid will close tonight, reopen Tuesday (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/199028.php
South Euclid Avenue will close to traffic near the Barraza-Aviation Parkway today for the installation of the basket bridge overhead.
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2007-08-31 Police stand-off on Tucson's west side (kvoa)
http://www.kvoa.com/global/story.asp?s=7008367
Tucson Police have surrounded a suspect who's held up in the old Farmer John's Meatpacking Plant.
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2007-08-31 Securing of borders now top priority for McCain (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/199037.php
PHOENIX — John McCain said Thursday that he understands public criticism of his role in trying to push through an immigration reform package that included a path to citizenship for illegal immigrants before first securing the nation's borders. And the state's senior senator, and presidential contender, said he won't do that again. "I don't think you're going to see action on almost any aspect of immigration until we sit down and have a dialogue and come together," McCain said at a news conference. "And a precondition for that, as I have learned, is that we have to secure our borders." McCain said people in Arizona and the rest of the country are demanding secure borders "and then (to) move forward with other aspects of immigration reform." McCain has taken political heat for his lead rol ...read more...
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2007-08-31 Seeing eye dog is teacher's pet (kvoa)
http://www.kvoa.com/global/story.asp?s=7009604

  


YUMA, Ariz. -- There's a new kid at Cibola High School this semester and he's having a ball making friends and learning his way around campus.
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2007-08-31 Services affected by Labor Day (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/199003.php
  
    Services affected by Labor Day
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2007-08-31 Standoff at vacant plant lasts for hours (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/199077.php
A man who barricaded himself in a vacant meat plant for four hours after a police chase was arrested Thursday evening.
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2007-08-31 Standoff ends in man's arrest (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/61659.php
A possible attempted abduction ended in a four-hour police standoff at an abandoned meat-processing plant on Grant Road on Thursday, Tucson police said.
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2007-08-31 Study: Investors help fuel mortgage defaults (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/61705.php
WASHINGTON - Investors who tried to make a buck on the housing market are having an outsized influence on surging mortgage defaults in former boom states such as California and Florida, an industry group said Thursday.
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2007-08-31 TUSD may not make new raises retroactive (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/199049.php
Teachers with the Tucson Unified School District may lose pay raises for the first few months of the year if contract negotiations aren't settled by mid-September, Superintendent Roger Pfeuffer said Thursday.
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2007-08-31 Tucson Time Capsule: 1970s airport security (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/198963.php
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2007-08-31 Tucson student achieves perfect ACT score (kvoa)
http://www.kvoa.com/global/story.asp?s=7008437
"I was actually sick when I took the test.  The more relaxed I am, the better I do on a test.  So when I was sick, I didn't have high ambitions.  I didn't second guess myself."
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2007-08-31 Tucsonan arrested in drive-by killing (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/61696.php
Tucson police arrested a Tucson man in the drive-by slaying of Darryl Lewis, the department said in a news release.
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2007-08-31 UA needs to recruit, retain top faculty, its president says (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/199071.php
For the University of Arizona, finding and keeping the best faculty is a key struggle, says  Robert Shelton as he begins his second year as UA president.
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2007-08-31 VA to dedicate 2 new clinics Sept. 5, Sept. 6 (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/61692.php
The Southern Arizona VA Health Care System is inviting the public to help dedicate two new outpatient clinics next week.
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2007-08-31 Victim of slaying is discovered near East 29th and South Swan (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/199083.php
A man found dead on a Midtown street Thursday evening was slain, Tucson police said.
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2007-08-31 Why doesn't the City of Tucson install locking barriers near dangerous washes? (kvoa)
http://www.kvoa.com/global/story.asp?s=7002277
Jim Glock, Director of the Tucson Department of Transportation, agreed to answer our Tough Question. "Everyone needs to realize Tucson summer thunderstorms are extraordinarily intense, but very short lived."
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2007-08-31 more inside (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/199073.php

  
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