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2010-12-08 \Tucson\News\Daily\Dec 08 2010\
Get Your Martian Calendar Today! (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
The science geek on your shopping list is gonna love this: The UA's Lunar and Planetary Lab has assembled a dazzling 2011 calendar with luscious shots of Mars taken by the HiRISE camera aboard the Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter. A mere ... read more

2010-12-08 \Tucson\News\Daily\Dec 08 2010\
Kim Kardashian is Back on Twitter (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        In this week's Weekly Wide Web column, I complained about the Keep a Child Alive social-media "killing"  campaign, which had celebrities of various levels of importance dropping off of social media temporarily to raise money to fight ... read more

2010-12-08 \Tucson\News\Daily\Dec 08 2010\
What I'm Afraid of Today: A Ham-Carving Robot (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        I'm generally pro-technology, and I had no idea that ham-boning was such a troublesome process, but I would prefer this particular robot be built with some sort of permanent disabling switch. When the robots decide to take over, this ... read more

2010-12-08 \Tucson\News\Daily\Dec 08 2010\
Slate: AZ Transplant Decision "Is Doubly Wrong, Technically and Morally" (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        Slate's Sally Satel looks at Arizona's decision to cut off funding for organ transplants:
The Arizona decision is doubly wrong, technically and morally. To regard transplantation as "optional" is a grievous medical error.… ... read more

2010-12-08 \Tucson\News\Daily\Dec 08 2010\
Grijalva: "Tax Breaks for Billionaires Don't Create Jobs" (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        Congressman Raul Grijalva doesn't like the deal cut on taxes by the Obama administration yesterday. The press release:
Reps. Raul M. Grijalva (D-Ariz.) and Keith Ellison (D-Minn.), the incoming co-chairs of the Congressional Progressive ... read more

2010-12-08 \Tucson\News\Daily\Dec 08 2010\
correction (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

• The story "2 ID'd in I-19 wreck, suicide," published Sunday on
Page B6, incorrectly identified Isabel Zarate De La Rosa as the
driver of a vehicle that was rear-ended. Zarate De La Rosa,

2010-12-08 \Tucson\News\Daily\Dec 08 2010\
Volunteer sign-up starts for book fest (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

Volunteers for the next Tucson Festival of Books can start
reserving specific jobs and shifts beginning this week.

2010-12-08 \Tucson\News\Daily\Dec 08 2010\
Deaths (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

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

2010-12-08 \Tucson\News\Daily\Dec 08 2010\
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:

2010-12-08 \Tucson\News\Daily\Dec 08 2010\
Trump son sets sight on Rocky Pt. projects (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

Donald Trump Jr., the ... read more

2010-12-08 \Tucson\News\Daily\Dec 08 2010\
Lottery (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

Drawings for Tuesday, Dec. 7

2010-12-08 \Tucson\News\Daily\Dec 08 2010\
Cold Case: Business student, 19, was killed by gunfire at west-side party (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/crime/ar

An absentee father and ... read more

2010-12-08 \Tucson\News\Daily\Dec 08 2010\
Crash closes Arizona 86 southwest of Tucson (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

A three-vehicle crash has shut down the intersection of Arizona
86 and South San Joaquin Road southwest of Tucson, according to the
Arizona Department of Public Safety.

2010-03-27 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 27 2010\
Friday Roundtable: Giffords Talk Health Care (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords is getting her message out on health care. Watch it after the jump.
Giffords' GOP opponents—Jonathan Paton, Jesse Kelly, Brian Miller and Andy Goss—are scheduled to have their say with a debate on ... read more

2010-03-27 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 27 2010\
'Jewish Post': 'Daily Wildcat' Accused Of Biased Reporting (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        An article from the UA's student newspaper, The Arizona Daily Wildcat, has been drawing objections from several community and student members of the campus' Hillel Foundation, reports the Arizona Jewish Post in its March 12 edition.
The Feb. ... read more

2010-03-27 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 27 2010\
Tubac Presidio State Historic Park to Remain Open (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        Here's some good news on the state park front. Details below, courtesy of Arizona State Parks public information officer Ellen Bilbrey.
Santa Cruz County Will Operate Tubac Presidio State Historic Park
Arizona State Parks and Santa Cruz County ... read more

2010-03-27 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 27 2010\
Video: Rep. Patterson Loses Temper, Committee Seat (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        You may have heard that state Rep. Daniel Patterson (D-Tucson) was removed from his seat on the House Committee on Military Affairs and Public Safety earlier this month.
Well, we at Tucson Weekly TV have tracked down the video for your viewing ... read more

2010-03-27 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 27 2010\
The Case for Arts Funding (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        I made the case for government funding for the arts on Arizona Illustrated last night. Watch it after the jump.
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2010-03-27 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 27 2010\
César E. Chávez March is set to start at Pueblo High today (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

The 10th annual César E. Chávez March will take place at 9 a.m.
today.

2010-03-27 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 27 2010\
Deaths (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

The deceased are from Tucson unless otherwise noted. Occupations
are stated when available.

2010-03-27 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 27 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 next week. To schedule your appointment, call
1-800-448-3543.

2010-03-27 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 27 2010\
Volunteers needed for trail work (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

Here's an opportunity to make your mark - literally - on the
Arizona landscape.

2010-03-27 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 27 2010\
Hundreds citywide to learn lesson of kindness Sunday (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

This weekend 600 people will ... read more

2010-03-27 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 27 2010\
Readers give $20K so far to help send kids to camp (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

The Arizona Daily Star Sportsmen's Fund Send a Kid to Camp
program kicked off its annual summer-camp drive Feb. 25 with an
envelope in the Star for readers who want to help send kids from
low-income f

2010-03-27 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 27 2010\
Lottery (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

Drawings for Friday, March 26

2010-03-27 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 27 2010\
Correction (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

The name of Rincon/University assistant track coach Lucius
Miller was incorrect Friday on B4 in the story "Young Rangers find
feet quickly."

2010-03-27 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 27 2010\
Ex-deputy chief marks last alarm on '35 firetruck (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

James Russell could never envision ... read more

2010-03-27 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 27 2010\
Gusty winds in southeast AZ prompt red flag warning today (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/staff/brian-j-peder

Strong winds, warm temperatures and low humidity throughout southeast Arizona today have prompted the National Weather Service to issue a red flag warning for the region until 7 p.m.

2009-07-12 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 12 2009\
TUSD correcting fire violations (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/300613
The Tucson Unified School District was cited for nearly 400 fire-safety violations in the last fiscal year and was late in fixing the vast majority of them.

2009-07-12 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 12 2009\
Plenty in store for those who attend 40th anniversary celebration of Apollo Moon landing (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/300566

  
    IF YOU GO

2009-07-12 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 12 2009\
Moon-landing memories from Star readers (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/300466
Joel M. Taylor was 12 years old when we first landed on the moon. He’ll never forget the event, which took place 40 years ago this month, not just for its significance in American history but also how it validated his family’s long-held love of science ... read more

2009-07-12 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 12 2009\
13% of cops in city made more than $100K in '08 (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/300598
Nearly 13 percent of Tucson's commissioned police officers made more than $100,000 last year when their base salaries are combined with other cash benefits, including overtime, sick-leave buyback and special-duty pay.

2009-07-12 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 12 2009\
Saturn V, Apollo's thunderous rocket, would be a spacefaring dinosaur today (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/300585
Since the last manned lunar mission, Apollo 17 in 1972, mankind has taken one giant leap backward.

2009-07-12 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 12 2009\
Hottest day of the year isn't all that bad (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/300641
If no one stayed outside to attest to how hot it was Saturday, was it really hot?

2009-07-12 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 12 2009\
Political notebook : Jockeying gets under way for 2010 governor's race (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/300614
With this year's legislative session mostly over (although lawmakers continue to hash out a budget agreement), attention is already beginning to turn to next year's election in which Gov. Jan Brewer will probably be on the ballot.

2009-07-12 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 12 2009\
Grijalva, residents talk insurance options at rally (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/300626
What was it? A public rally on health-care reform at the Tucson Convention Center to support a single-payer health-care option or at the very least, a public option.

2009-07-12 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 12 2009\
Beefcake rounded up for calendar (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/300639
One day late last winter, four women rode their horses along the 50-Year Trail in Catalina State Park and discussed the age-old question: Who's hotter — firefighters or farriers?

2009-07-12 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 12 2009\
Neighbors Briefs (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/300591

  
    south side

2009-07-12 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 12 2009\
Burns, after lambasting Brewer, calls on her to ease up on rhetoric (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/300637
PHOENIX — Senate President Bob Burns is urging Gov. Jan Brewer to tone down her rhetoric, just days after he said publicly she is apparently not up to doing her job.

2009-07-12 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 12 2009\
Brewer OKs law making it harder to sue for ER injury (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/300633
Rejecting the concerns of trial lawyers, Gov. Jan Brewer on Friday signed legislation that will make it more difficult for those injured in hospital emergency rooms to pursue malpractice lawsuits.

2009-07-12 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 12 2009\
Law will prohibit religious bias in schools (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/300632
PHOENIX — Arizona schools will soon be barred from discriminating against students based on their religious preferences.

2009-07-12 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 12 2009\
Gov. must decide on sparklers (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/300630
PHOENIX — Gov. Jan Brewer will have to decide soon if she's willing to let Arizona children do the same thing she did while growing up: play with sparklers.

2009-07-12 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 12 2009\
Neto's Tucson : (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/300640
On Friday, in the first-floor jury room in the downtown federal courthouse, 46 immigrants from 14 countries became American citizens. Mursal Abukar Ali of Somalia was one of them.

2009-07-12 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 12 2009\
Law and Order (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/300635

  3 people are found dead in desert

2009-07-12 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 12 2009\
Deaths (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/300629
The deceased are from Tucson unless otherwise noted. Occupations are stated when available.

2009-07-12 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 12 2009\
Radar van locations (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/300619
The city's police radar van is scheduled to snap photographs of speeders at these locations this week, according to the Tucson Police Department:

2009-07-12 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 12 2009\
Amber Alert issued for mother and 4 kids (kvoa) http://www.kvoa.com/global/story.asp?s=1
Authorities have issued an Amber Alert in Arizona, Nevada and California for a mother suspected of abducting her four children.

2008-01-21 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 21 2008\
Sahuarita squad mourns teammate's death (citizen-local) http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/74
Sahuarita High School boys basketball teammates will grieve, they'll cry, they'll try to move forward.

2008-01-21 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 21 2008\
Tucson man held in death of girlfriend's baby boy (citizen-local) http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/74
A Tucson man has been arrested on suspicion of first-degree murder and child abuse in the killing of his girlfriend's 5-month-old son, a Tucson police spokesman said Sunday.

2008-01-21 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 21 2008\
Program will celebrate state museum exhibit (citizen-local) http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/74
The Arizona State Museum, 1013 E. University Blvd.,will offer a free public program from 1 to 4 p.m. Feb. 9 in celebration of its newest exhibition, "Set in Stone."

2008-01-21 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 21 2008\
MLK dream lives on (citizen-local) http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/74
The Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. devoted his adult life to a fight for racial and ethnic equality.

2008-01-21 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 21 2008\
Library's 37th annual book sale is Feb. 2-19 (citizen-local) http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/74
The 37th annual Friends of the Pima County Public Library Book Sale will run most days from Feb. 2 through Feb. 19.

2008-01-21 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 21 2008\
Miramonte plan to be topic of meeting Tues. (citizen-local) http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/74
The proposed Miramonte Neighborhood Plan will be the topic of a public meeting scheduled from 7 to 9 p.m. Tuesday at the Ward VI office of City Councilwoman Nina Trasoff, 3202 E. First St.

2008-01-21 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 21 2008\
Hundreds turn out to help Valley of the Moon (citizen-local) http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/74
Tucsonan Kenneth Bain, 51, will never forget his many visits to Valley of the Moon.

2008-01-21 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 21 2008\
Kazakhstan choir performs at Cholla High School (citizen-local) http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/74
At 9 years old, Pavel Tsoy is the youngest member of the Almaty Isker Boys Choir to visit Tucson's Cholla High Magnet School.

2008-01-21 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 21 2008\
Hops shortage threatens brewpubs (citizen-local) http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/74
PHOENIX - A global shortage of hops, combined with a run-up in barley prices, is sending a chill through Arizona's craft-beer industry.

2008-01-21 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 21 2008\
Legalities stall 6th St. warehouse plan (citizen-local) http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/74
Estimates last summer that artists could reoccupy the Steinfeld Warehouse, 101 W. Sixth St., in 18 months have evaporated, with no sense when artists will be back in the 1907 brick building or the nearby Zee's Gallery warehouse.

2008-01-21 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 21 2008\
Motorists getting slight break in '08 (citizen-local) http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/74
Good news for motorists: The new year will not bring a slew of new major road projects in the metro area. But many current projects and commuter chaos will go on.

2008-01-21 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 21 2008\
UA, PCC mirror female trend in school (citizen-local) http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/74
On a recent Friday morning at a cafe in the University of Arizona Student Union, 13 female students drank coffee and studied.

2008-01-21 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 21 2008\
Free lecture series will look at UA space topics (citizen-local) http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/74
The University of Arizona is launching monthly lectures covering hot space exploration topics.

2010-12-08 Cold Case: Business student, 19, was killed by gunfire at west-side party (starnet-local)
http://azstarnet.com/news/local/crime/article_4472ad87-ecdd-54db-9f71-9a9446b59a02.html

An absentee father and a mother in jail weren't going to deter
19-year-old Sallie Garcia from pursuing her dream of becoming a
lawyer. She was studying business at the Fred G. Acosta Job Corps
Center
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2010-12-08 Crash closes Arizona 86 southwest of Tucson (starnet-local)
http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_db69aef8-0270-11e0-947d-001cc4c03286.html

A three-vehicle crash has shut down the intersection of Arizona
86 and South San Joaquin Road southwest of Tucson, according to the
Arizona Department of Public Safety.

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2010-12-08 Deaths (starnet-local)
http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_da18201a-34c2-528e-816e-0d36945eb2ec.html

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

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2010-12-08 Get Your Martian Calendar Today! (weekly)
http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/archives/2010/12/07/get-your-martian-calendar-today

        
        


The science geek on your shopping list is gonna love this: The UA's Lunar and Planetary Lab has assembled a dazzling 2011 calendar with luscious shots of Mars taken by the HiRISE camera aboard the Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter. A mere $15—and you're supporting the space program!…
            

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2010-12-08 Grijalva: "Tax Breaks for Billionaires Don't Create Jobs" (weekly)
http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/archives/2010/12/07/grijalva-tax-breaks-for-billionaires-dont-create-jobs

        
        

Congressman Raul Grijalva doesn't like the deal cut on taxes by the Obama administration yesterday. The press release:


Reps. Raul M. Grijalva (D-Ariz.) and Keith Ellison (D-Minn.), the incoming co-chairs of the Congressional Progressive Caucus for the 112th Congress, released the following statement today in response to the recent tax cut deal negotiated at the White House:

“We call on our Congressional leaders in the House and Senate to hold firm on passing a middle class tax cut with no strings attached.…
            

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2010-12-08 Kim Kardashian is Back on Twitter (weekly)
http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/archives/2010/12/07/kim-kardashian-ii-back-on-twitter

        
        

In this week's Weekly Wide Web column, I complained about the Keep a Child Alive social-media "killing"  campaign, which had celebrities of various levels of importance dropping off of social media temporarily to raise money to fight AIDS.


Obviously, that's a worthy cause to raise money for, but it didn't seem to me quite right to have rich people like Ryan Seacrest asking his fans to contribute money to be privileged to know what muffin he ate that morning.…
            

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2010-12-08 Lottery (starnet-local)
http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_43ec6493-6c89-597b-9204-38f4a64d6281.html

Drawings for Tuesday, Dec. 7

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2010-12-08 Radar van locations (starnet-local)
http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_d45180cc-6489-5141-8f04-f29c633416da.html

The city's two police radar vans are scheduled to snap
photographs of speeders at these locations today:

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2010-12-08 Slate: AZ Transplant Decision "Is Doubly Wrong, Technically and Morally" (weekly)
http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/archives/2010/12/07/slate-az-transplant-decision-is-doubly-wrong-technically-and-morally

        
        

Slate's Sally Satel looks at Arizona's decision to cut off funding for organ transplants:


The Arizona decision is doubly wrong, technically and morally. To regard transplantation as "optional" is a grievous medical error.…
            

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2010-12-08 Trump son sets sight on Rocky Pt. projects (starnet-local)
http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_b9fdd4dd-4773-5810-9113-3a31cf4004bf.html

Donald Trump Jr., the son of one of the most prominent
businessmen in the world, wants to invest in Tucson's "beach."
Trump is interested in building resorts in Puerto Peñasco, Sonora,
aka,
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2010-12-08 Volunteer sign-up starts for book fest (starnet-local)
http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_cfc40a7f-f5fa-5e06-b6c0-37a4a2321a1f.html

Volunteers for the next Tucson Festival of Books can start
reserving specific jobs and shifts beginning this week.

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2010-12-08 What I'm Afraid of Today: A Ham-Carving Robot (weekly)
http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/archives/2010/12/07/what-im-afraid-of-today-a-ham-carving-robot

        
        

I'm generally pro-technology, and I had no idea that ham-boning was such a troublesome process, but I would prefer this particular robot be built with some sort of permanent disabling switch. When the robots decide to take over, this one seems like it might be trouble.…
            

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2010-12-08 correction (starnet-local)
http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_afd90bda-fbf5-5598-8231-1f5c370e8556.html

• The story "2 ID'd in I-19 wreck, suicide," published Sunday on
Page B6, incorrectly identified Isabel Zarate De La Rosa as the
driver of a vehicle that was rear-ended. Zarate De La Rosa,
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