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2011-01-22 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 22 2011\
Keith Olbermann Leaves MSNBC (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        Lawrence O'Donnell takes Keith's place and the somewhat insufferable Ed Schultz takes O'Donnell's slot. According to the NY Times, Olbermann "came to an agreement with NBC’s corporate management late this week to settle his contract ... read more

2011-01-22 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 22 2011\
Remembering Brian Terry (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
Hank Stephenson, a Tucson Weekly contributor who is currently working for the Nogales International (which is, like the Weekly, owned by Wick Communications), penned this piece regarding today's memorial service for slain Border Patrol ... read more

2011-01-22 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 22 2011\
One Writer Tracks Down His Haters (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        Like anyone who has written in any public fashion on the internet, I've been the subject of a few hateful online comments in my day, so a CNN article where SI.com writer Jeff Pearlman tracked down a few people who seemed disproportionately ... read more

2011-01-22 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 22 2011\
Godspeed, Gabby (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
U.S. Navy Capt. Mark Kelly, the husband of Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords, waves as he boards the plane that carried Giffords to Houston's TIRR Memorial Hermann Rehabilitation Hospital, where she is beginning the next phase of her ... read more

2011-01-22 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 22 2011\
Thank You, Houston (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        Houston residents have planned a candlelight vigil for tonight to welcome Rep. Gabrielle Giffords and wish her well in her rehabilitation.
That's absolutely touching, Houston.…
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2011-01-22 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 22 2011\
This is What I Picture All Japanese Advertisements to Be Like (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        Those kids are really psyched for these Spongebob Happy Meal toys.

Related, but poorly recorded:

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2011-01-22 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 22 2011\
Congresswoman Giffords Takes the Next Step to Recovery (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
Community members and media lined the streets this morning as Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords was moved from University Medical Center to an awaiting flight out of Davis-Monthan Air Force Base for a rehabilitation center in Houston ... read more

2011-01-22 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 22 2011\
This is Exactly the Look Miles Davis Should Have Given Kenny G. (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        From Kenny G's Facebook wall:

[HT: Eric Harvey/Ned Raggett]
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2011-01-22 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 22 2011\
The Idiot Boksen: Week 3 (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        This week, I read The Hunger Games, an action novel by Suzanne Collins. At some point, The Hunger Games will be made into a movie, and I'm sure the experience of watching it won't be as good as reading the book, but then I wondered about ... read more

2011-01-22 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 22 2011\
Don "Diesel" Nelson: "Gabby's a Friend of Ours" (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
Don "Diesel" Nelson, a chaplain and assistant director for the Sky Islands chapter of the VFW Post 9972, said his crew of motorcyclists volunteered to escort Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords on her passage to Davis-Monthan Air Force ... read more

2011-01-22 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 22 2011\
America's Most Literate Cities Study is Kind of Dumb (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        Every year, Central Connecticut State University releases a study on which American cities are the most literate. The good news: Tucson moved up from last year's ranking of 45 to 33rd place (right behind Philadelphia), which I guess ... read more

2011-01-22 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 22 2011\
Gabby Gets a View of the Santa Catalinas (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords and her husband, Mark Kelly, got a look at the Santa Catalina Mountains from a deck at University Medical Center this week before she was transported to Houston for the next stage of her recovery. ... read more

2011-01-22 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 22 2011\
Snapshot: At the Ready for Gabby (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
Update: Shortly before 9:30 a.m., Giffords' ambulance left UMC.
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2011-01-22 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 22 2011\
Hakuna Matata: Fur is Flying Over Boca's Lion Tacos (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        I’ve been trying to ignore this whole melee … but the fur is certainly flying over on Boca’s Facebook page.
Owner Brian Mazon said he wanted to put the eatery on the map by selling lion tacos next month, but I’ ... read more

2011-01-22 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 22 2011\
Beware the Chapayeka: Evil Cow Head Brings Woe to Tucson Home (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        When bad luck repeatedly slams you in the stomach, don’t helplessly double over and moan.
Simply burn an evil cow head.…
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2011-01-22 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 22 2011\
Radar van locations (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

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

2011-01-22 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 22 2011\
Ben's Bells: Los Hombres performs free concerts for charities (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/lifestyles/faith-an

The recipients of this ... read more

2011-01-22 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 22 2011\
Deaths (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

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

2011-01-22 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 22 2011\
11 cars burglarized in Sahuarita neighborhood (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

Eleven vehicles were broken into early Friday in a Sahuarita
neighborhood, officials said.

2011-01-22 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 22 2011\
Sweet news: Girl Scout cookies are here (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

2011-01-22 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 22 2011\
Science and art are fused into one (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

Peter Rose sees the ... read more

2011-01-22 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 22 2011\
Lottery (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

Drawings for Friday, Jan. 21

2011-01-22 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 22 2011\
Center offers counseling for seniors (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

The CareMore Care Center in Tucson is offering free grief
counseling to help older adults deal with their feelings following
the Jan. 8 shooting spree.

2011-01-22 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 22 2011\
Mayors of border cities unite to improve funding, perceptions (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/educatio

Thirteen border-city mayors or their representatives met
Thursday and Friday at the University of Arizona to discuss common
challenges in security and economic development.

2011-01-22 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 22 2011\
Retrospective celebrates Tucson architect (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/educatio

Architect James A. Gresham ... read more

2011-01-22 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 22 2011\
Donations pour in to Red Cross, food bank (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

More than $145,000 has been donated to two local agencies on
behalf of U.S. Rep. Gabrielle Giffords and the other victims of the
Jan. 8 shootings, including $92,145 to the Community Food Bank and
$53,

2011-01-22 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 22 2011\
Doctors voice high hopes for Giffords (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

U.S. Rep. Gabrielle Giffords is a temporary resident of Houston,
but no one there is going to forget that she's an Arizonan.

2011-01-22 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 22 2011\
Agent Terry hailed at service as 'an example of strength' (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

More than 1,200 people ... read more

2011-01-22 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 22 2011\
How should Tucson honor shooting victims? (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

Now that the funerals and memorial services are winding down,
now that Rep. Giffords has left town, maybe it’s a good time to
start thinking about the long term.

2011-01-22 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 22 2011\
Tucson honors slain Border Patrol agent (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

A month may have passed ... read more

2011-01-22 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 22 2011\
Doctor: Giffords has 'great rehabilitation potential' (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

U.S. Rep. Gabrielle ... read more

2011-01-22 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 22 2011\
Donations pour in to honor Giffords, other victims (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

More than $145,000 has been donated to two local agencies on
behalf of U.S. Rep. Gabrielle Giffords and the other victims of the
Jan. 8 shootings, including $92,145 to the Community Food Bank and
$53,

2011-01-22 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 22 2011\
Center offers free grief counseling to seniors (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

The CareMore Care Center in Tucson is offering free grief
counseling to help older adults deal with their feelings following
the Jan. 8 shooting.

2010-05-11 \Tucson\News\Daily\May 11 2010\
City Council to Decide Pawn Tax Tuesday (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        Trading in a stack of Will Ferrell DVDs or pawning off the gold bracelet you got from ol' what's-his-name could cost you $3 if a pawn tax proposed by the Tucson Police Department is approved by the Tucson City Council at tomorrow's meeting.
Under ... read more

2010-05-11 \Tucson\News\Daily\May 11 2010\
Sales-Tax Hike: UA Economists Vs. Goldwater, Again (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        A hat tip to David Safier of Blog for Arizona, who notes that UA economist Alberta Charney has responded to the nonsense that the Goldwater Institute is passing off as an economic analysis of the impact of proposed one-cent-per-dollar sales tax ... read more

2010-05-11 \Tucson\News\Daily\May 11 2010\
SB 1070 Fallout: Cypress Hill Cancels Rialto Show (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        Citing Arizona's new immigration law, Latin hip-hop band Cypress Hill has canceled a May 21 appearance at downtown's Rialto Theatre to protest Arizona's new immigration law.
The band stated on its Web site:
In a show of resistance to the criminalization ... read more

2010-05-11 \Tucson\News\Daily\May 11 2010\
SB 1070 Fallout: Two Tucson Conventions Cancelled (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        I mentioned in this week's story about SB 1070 that Arizona Hotel and Lodging Association reported that 19 meetings had been canceled, resulting in the loss of more than 15,000 room nights. The hoteliers estimate the economy took a $6 million ... read more

2010-05-11 \Tucson\News\Daily\May 11 2010\
Naked Protest: Code Pink vs. War (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
Members of Code Pink gathered Sunday at Hippie ... read more

2010-05-11 \Tucson\News\Daily\May 11 2010\
SB 1070: Referendum Drive Abandoned (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        Two groups that wanted to put Arizona's new immigration law up for a public vote have abandoned their efforts.
Paul Davenport of the AP reports:The two proposed referendum drives challenging Arizona's new sweeping law targeting illegal immigration ... read more

2009-08-26 \Tucson\News\Daily\Aug 26 2009\
Arizona could tax private car sales (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/306448
PHOENIX β€” The next time you buy a used car from a guy up the block, the state may take a bite.

2009-08-26 \Tucson\News\Daily\Aug 26 2009\
Farewell to Santa Rita Hotel (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/306392
Final demolition of the Santa Rita Hotel downtown started this week.

2009-08-26 \Tucson\News\Daily\Aug 26 2009\
Seasonal, swine flu can be prevented (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/306428
There's reason to be concerned about a second wave of the novel H1N1 virus, but state and local health officials say there are ways to protect yourself.

2009-08-26 \Tucson\News\Daily\Aug 26 2009\
Teachers at 2 schools offered a sweetener (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/306459
Two southwest-area schools that are having trouble filling positions will soon be able to dangle an additional $2,500 to lure teachers out to their far-flung and hard-to-staff sites.

2009-08-26 \Tucson\News\Daily\Aug 26 2009\
Parents arrested in girl's death have history with CPS (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/306449
A couple arrested in the drowning death of their 1-year-old daughter have an extensive past with state Child Protective Services, court records show.

2009-08-26 \Tucson\News\Daily\Aug 26 2009\
Army engineers to review quarry's Davidson plan (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/306466
The defining conflict over proposed quarries next to Davidson Canyon has begun as the Army Corps of Engineers prepares to review the quarry operator's application for a federal permit to build a 30-foot-wide road through the canyon.

2009-08-26 \Tucson\News\Daily\Aug 26 2009\
Beneficial bacteria get their due in UA study (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/306444
Otherwise defenseless pea aphids carry a type of bacteria that carries a virus that wards off a gruesome death from the hatching eggs of a parasitic wasp.

2009-08-26 \Tucson\News\Daily\Aug 26 2009\
Illegal immigrant's kin file 2nd suit in death (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/306425
The family of an illegal immigrant shot and killed by a U.S. Border Patrol agent in 2007 has filed a second wrongful-death lawsuit, this time suing both the agent and the federal government.

2009-08-26 \Tucson\News\Daily\Aug 26 2009\
Radar van locations (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/306412
The city's police radar van is scheduled to snap photographs of speeders at these locations today, according to the Tucson Police Department:

2009-08-26 \Tucson\News\Daily\Aug 26 2009\
Contractors, Gov't agencies to celebrate underpass (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/306407
The Cushing Street underpass, which provides access between downtown and all the businesses, residents and traffic on the west side of the newly widened Interstate 10, has been closed for three years. But all that is about to change.

2009-08-26 \Tucson\News\Daily\Aug 26 2009\
Cold Case : 10 years later, mom seeks closure for herself, family in shooting death of son (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/306393
When Dwayne A. Hammett's mother learned her son had been shot to death, she wasn't completely surprised.

2009-08-26 \Tucson\News\Daily\Aug 26 2009\
Budget clock reset keeps talks alive (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/306431
PHOENIX β€” Unable to reach a budget deal with the governor, Republican lawmakers called it quits on Tuesday β€” at least for the time being.

2009-08-26 \Tucson\News\Daily\Aug 26 2009\
Judge dismisses 51 counts against Maricopa official (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/306458
A Maricopa County Superior Court judge on Tuesday dismissed 51 counts of a 117-count criminal indictment against county Supervisor Don Stapley.

2009-08-26 \Tucson\News\Daily\Aug 26 2009\
Nogales business leaders pull together (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/306415
Private business owners from the twin border cities of Nogales, Ariz., and Nogales, Sonora, have agreed to create a formal alliance to address issues affecting the economic development within the U.S.-Mexico region, particularly to improve its image. ... read more

2009-08-26 \Tucson\News\Daily\Aug 26 2009\
Tasered man who died was from Arizona City (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/306468
PHOENIX β€” Authorities have released the identity of a man who died at a Casa Grande hospital after a Pinal County sheriff's deputy shocked him with a Taser.

2009-08-26 \Tucson\News\Daily\Aug 26 2009\
McCain talks health-care plan; audience supportive, skeptical (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/306457
Sen. John McCain faced a supportive but skeptical crowd in Sun City on Tuesday morning, and answered questions ranging from health care to the safety of the U.S. Constitution.

2009-08-26 \Tucson\News\Daily\Aug 26 2009\
Deaths (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/306374
The deceased are from Tucson unless otherwise noted. Occupations are stated when available.

2009-08-26 \Tucson\News\Daily\Aug 26 2009\
Jimmy's forecast (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/306390
The atmosphere will dry out considerably over the next couple of days, but there may be enough moisture left to trigger some isolated thunderstorms today. Expect sunny skies Thursday, before enough moisture moves back in to bring a chance of thunderstorms ... read more

2009-08-26 \Tucson\News\Daily\Aug 26 2009\
NBC News Confirming Senator Ted Kennedy has died (kvoa) http://www.kvoa.com/global/story.asp?s=1
Massachusetts Sen. Edward M. Kennedy has died after a yearlong battle with a brain tumor

2008-12-11 \Tucson\News\Daily\Dec 11 2008\
Foreclosure Fallout (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/gbase/Curren
In danger of losing your home? Don't give up; learn from Gilbert Ramos' example, and negotiate

2008-12-11 \Tucson\News\Daily\Dec 11 2008\
Crunch Time (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/gbase/Curren
Mike Hein says the city budget is short by $31 million--and next year could be worse

2008-12-11 ¡Ask a Mexican! (weekly)
http://www.tucsonweekly.com/gbase/Opinion/Content?oid=119533
Why the obsession with Tony Montana?
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2008-12-11 Acupuncture group hosting fundraiser (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/104906.php
Shop for crafts from Latin America and around the world Saturday while helping a Tucson program that provides acupuncture in remote Guatemalan communities.
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2008-12-11 Arizona lawmaker seeks to limit malpractice claims (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/104860.php
PHOENIX β€” A legislator is renewing a controversial proposal to make it harder to successfully sue emergency medical providers for alleged malpractice.
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2008-12-11 Art museum only bidder for TFD headquarters (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/104886.php
The Museum of Contemporary Art Tucson turned in the only proposal to take over the Tucson Fire Department headquarters, 265 S. Church Ave., once the  department moves out next autumn.
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2008-12-11 CD Celebration (weekly)
http://www.tucsonweekly.com/gbase/Music/Content?oid=119554
If a music lover is on your last-minute shopping list, one of these box sets may just be the perfect gift
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2008-12-11 City Week (weekly)
http://www.tucsonweekly.com/gbase/CityWeek/Content?oid=119546
Our top picks of what to do and where to do it for the week.
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2008-12-11 Comfy Café (weekly)
http://www.tucsonweekly.com/gbase/Chow/Content?oid=119567
Sertinos comes to town offering coffee, tasty ice cream and so-so sandwiches in an upscale atmosphere
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2008-12-11 Coming Soon: The Obama Issue (weekly)
http://www.tucsonweekly.com/gbase/Opinion/Content?oid=119534
A note from the editor.
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2008-12-11 Cops: Man tried to mail pot with toys (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/271173.php
A man who police say tried to send marijuana in the mail by concealing it among children's toys was arrested Tuesday.
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2008-12-11 Craft fair Saturday funds acupuncture, medical aid in Guatemala (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/104894.php
Shop for crafts from Latin America and around the world Saturday while helping a Tucson program that provides acupuncture in remote Guatemalan communities.
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2008-12-11 Crunch Time (weekly)
http://www.tucsonweekly.com/gbase/Currents/Content?oid=119537
Mike Hein says the city budget is short by $31 million--and next year could be worse
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2008-12-11 Danehy (weekly)
http://www.tucsonweekly.com/gbase/Opinion/Content?oid=119528
Scenes from the press box at the UA-Arizona State game
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2008-12-11 Deaths (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/104901.php
Compiled by Antonio Garcia. For information call, 573-4561.
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2008-12-11 Deaths (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/271131.php
The deceased are from Tucson unless otherwise noted. Occupations are stated when available.
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2008-12-11 Desired Conditions (weekly)
http://www.tucsonweekly.com/gbase/Currents/Content?oid=119538
Environmentalists and Forest Service officials find themselves largely agreeing about the Coronado's future
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2008-12-11 Dirt bikes help Border Patrol search, rescue in rugged terrain (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/271208.php
YUMA β€” Border Patrol agent David Zahn's experience shows as he winds his dirt bike around orange cones on a rocky training course. Two colleagues have a steeper learning curve, one of them stalling repeatedly and the other finding his groove after riding tentatively at first.
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2008-12-11 Disc Bliss (weekly)
http://www.tucsonweekly.com/gbase/Cinema/Content?oid=119549
For that home-entertainment aficionado on your shopping list: oodles of splendid DVD ideas
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2008-12-11 Drive under way to help homebound seniors feed their pets (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/104871.php
A holiday pet food drive is under way to help homebound seniors feed their four-legged friends, according to a news release from Banfield, The Pet Hospital.
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2008-12-11 Effort to get same-sex civil unions on Az ballot planned (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/104872.php
PHOENIX - Weeks after voters approved amending Arizona's Constitution to define marriage as between one man and one woman, gay-rights activists are looking toward 2010.
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2008-12-11 Family of slain entrant sues Border Patrol agent (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/271178.php
The family of an illegal immigrant killed by a U.S. Border Patrol agent in 2007 has filed a federal wrongful-death lawsuit against the agent.
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2008-12-11 Firefighters' device expands communications (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/271195.php
The Tucson Fire Department is putting a device in the field that will let its workers communicate better with other agencies during emergencies.
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2008-12-11 Foreclosure Fallout (weekly)
http://www.tucsonweekly.com/gbase/Currents/Content?oid=119536
In danger of losing your home? Don't give up; learn from Gilbert Ramos' example, and negotiate
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2008-12-11 Foundation awards immigrant-rights activist $150,000 (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/104867.php
A Tucson human-rights activist received a $150,000 prize from a cultural foundation for her community work.
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2008-12-11 Foundation throws local charities financial lifeline (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/104834.php
Area nonprofit groups expect requests for services to increase 23 percent and donations to dip 12 percent next year.
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2008-12-11 Foundation will match local donor offerings (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/271196.php
Tucson agencies that help people struggling to buy food and pay bills could get some relief in coming months if local donors take advantage of a new offer.
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2008-12-11 Give Brewer a chance, Napolitano says (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/271181.php
Faced with criticisms within her own party for leaving Arizona in GOP control, Gov. Janet Napolitano says Demo-crats shouldn't jump to conclusions about Republican Secretary of State Jan Brewer.
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2008-12-11 Graham sheriff goes home; hunt for shooter bogs down (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/271177.php
Graham County's sheriff was released from the  hospital Wednesday while authorities remain largely stumped as they try to track down the man who fired a shotgun at him.
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2008-12-11 Guest Commentary (weekly)
http://www.tucsonweekly.com/gbase/Opinion/Content?oid=119531
Thanks to independently owned, small businesses, Congress Street is coming to life
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2008-12-11 I-10 work is ahead of pace (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/271136.php
The massive Interstate 10 widening project through Tucson is scheduled to be done in a year, which is several months earlier than initial estimates, the state says.
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2008-12-11 Intent and Intensity (weekly)
http://www.tucsonweekly.com/gbase/Music/Content?oid=119552
Ten years later, there's still something about Death Cab for Cutie
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2008-12-11 Jimmy's forecast (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/271158.php
High pressure will bring warm daytime highs to our area today and Friday. Low pressure will increase the wind during the weekend, and temperatures will fall by Sunday. We'll see increased cloud cover and increasing chances for valley rain and mountain snow Sunday evening and into next week.
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2008-12-11 Lawmaker tries again to make it harder to sue ER docs for injuries (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/271179.php
PHOENIX β€” A veteran state lawmaker is trying again to make it harder for those injured in hospital emergency rooms to sue for damages.
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2008-12-11 Live (weekly)
http://www.tucsonweekly.com/gbase/Music/Content?oid=119557
Dressy Bessy, Colourmusic, Plush, Friday, Dec. 5
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2008-12-11 Live From the Red Eye (weekly)
http://www.tucsonweekly.com/gbase/Arts/Content?oid=119562
Blending both humor and sincerity, Invisible Theatre's 'Gunmetal Blues' offers a pleasant surprise
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2008-12-11 Mailbag (weekly)
http://www.tucsonweekly.com/gbase/Opinion/Content?oid=119535
Howls of outrage and squeals of delight from our astonished fans.
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2008-12-11 Man held in killings of 2 who were found in park (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/271154.php
An arrest has been made in the killings of two men whose bodies were found in a park near the Tucson Mountains on Saturday.
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2008-12-11 Marquez dealership on South Side closes (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/271174.php
Edmund Marquez Suzuki β€” Tucson's only new-car dealership south of 22nd Street and the only one started by a Mexican American β€” closed this week.
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2008-12-11 Media Watch (weekly)
http://www.tucsonweekly.com/gbase/Currents/Content?oid=119542
Layoffs at 'Citizen' Lighter Than at Other Gannett Operations
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2008-12-11 Memorial to Maynard (weekly)
http://www.tucsonweekly.com/gbase/Arts/Content?oid=119564
Tucson's most famous painter is honored with a huge Arizona show at the Tucson Museum of Art
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2008-12-11 Military exercise in Arizona, New Mexico nears end (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/104835.php
The military is nearing the end of a 12-day training exercise in southern Arizona and New Mexico focusing on search-and- rescue operations.
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2008-12-11 Murder Story (weekly)
http://www.tucsonweekly.com/gbase/Books/Content?oid=119565
Sensationalism and speculation hinder this book about the death of Loretta Bowersock
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2008-12-11 Music That Lasts (weekly)
http://www.tucsonweekly.com/gbase/Music/Content?oid=119553
Delta Spirit concludes its latest tour in Tucson--and hopes to avoid further legal entanglements
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2008-12-11 My Conviction (weekly)
http://www.tucsonweekly.com/gbase/Arts/Content?oid=119563
ATC does a fantastic job of giving 'Hair' new life--but the production could have used a bit more spine
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2008-12-11 New law targets cover-up: license-plate frames (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/271141.php
PHOENIX β€” License plate frames are something most drivers probably don't think about much.
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2008-12-11 Newer, larger homes ready for D-M families (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/104868.php
Tech. Sgt. Theron Lord and his wife, Melissa, couldn't stop smiling Monday after they got a first look inside their new home on Davis-Monthan Air Force Base.
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2008-12-11 Nine Questions (weekly)
http://www.tucsonweekly.com/gbase/Music/Content?oid=119556
Joey Siedel
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2008-12-11 Noshing Around (weekly)
http://www.tucsonweekly.com/gbase/Chow/Content?oid=119568
The latest dish on the Tucson food scene.
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2008-12-11 Now Showing at Home (weekly)
http://www.tucsonweekly.com/gbase/Cinema/Content?oid=119550
"Bottle Rocket: The Criterion Collection," "Saturday Night Live: The Complete Fourth Season," "Burn After Reading," and "Lost: The Complete Fourth Season (The Expanded Experience)"
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2008-12-11 O'Sullivan (weekly)
http://www.tucsonweekly.com/gbase/Opinion/Content?oid=119530
In defense of our fave gun-totin', sweatpants-wearin' football player
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2008-12-11 Obama fills energy, EPA posts, officials say (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/104866.php
WASHINGTON - President-elect Barack Obama intends to round out his environmental and natural resources team with a Nobel Prize-winning physicist and three former Environmental Protection Agency officials from the Clinton administration.
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2008-12-11 Parades, Street Fair bring road restrictions (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/104875.php
A little planning can save a lot of traffic-related irritation downtown this weekend for those flocking to the 4th Avenue Winter Street Fair, the Downtown Holiday Parade of Lights, and the Sun Riders Motorcycle Toy Parade.
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2008-12-11 Parents of immigrant shot by agent file suit (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/104846.php
The parents of an illegal immigrant from Mexico who was fatally shot by a Border Patrol agent filed a wrongful-death lawsuit against the agent Tuesday.
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2008-12-11 Pick of the Week (weekly)
http://www.tucsonweekly.com/gbase/CityWeek/Content?oid=119545
Drag Dudes and Divas
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2008-12-11 Pignatelli retiring from TEP parent UniSource (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/104847.php
After securing the first rate increase in 15 years for Tucson Electric Power Co., the company's top executive is retiring.
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2008-12-11 Plant's solar field produces up to 30 percent of its power (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/104898.php
A local solar cell manufacturer is practicing what it preaches. Global Solar Energy has installed a 750-kilowatt solar array measuring 310,000 square feet that provides 25 percent to 30 percent of the power needed to operate its Tucson plant, said Tim Teich, vice president of sales and marketing.
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2008-12-11 Police Dispatch (weekly)
http://www.tucsonweekly.com/gbase/Currents/Content?oid=119544
Evidence of the local criminal mind at work.
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2008-12-11 Population growth slows in Arizona, Pima County (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/104818.php
Arizona's population is expanding at the slowest rate since the 1990 real-estate-led recession, and Pima County is included, new figures show.
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2008-12-11 RTA asks judge to make '06 ballots public (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/271165.php
The regional transportation plan and sales-tax ballots have been in secure storage for more than 2 1/2 years.
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2008-12-11 Radar van (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/271135.php
The city's police radar van is scheduled to snap photographs of speeders at these locations today, according to the Tucson Police Department's Web site:
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2008-12-11 Resolution of Woody's red tag postponed till January (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/104874.php
City Court Judge Jeffrey Zlatow delayed a decision on a dispute between Woody's Bar and neighboring apartments on North Oracle Road on Wednesday.
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2008-12-11 Rhythm & Views (weekly)
http://www.tucsonweekly.com/gbase/Music/Content?oid=119558
Review of "Rattlin' Bones" by Kasey Chambers and Shane Nicholson
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2008-12-11 Rhythm & Views (weekly)
http://www.tucsonweekly.com/gbase/Music/Content?oid=119559
Review of "Brighten the Corners: Nicene Creedence Edition" by Pavement
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2008-12-11 Rhythm & Views (weekly)
http://www.tucsonweekly.com/gbase/Music/Content?oid=119560
Review of "The New Game" by Mudvayne
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2008-12-11 Sheriff out of hospital; assailant still at large (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/104862.php
Graham County's sheriff was released from a hospital Wednesday, while authorities remain largely stumped as they try to track down a man who fired a shotgun blast at his chest.
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2008-12-11 Shooting killed man in Madera Canyon area (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/271175.php
A man whose body was found near Madera Canyon was shot to death, an official said Wednesday.
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2008-12-11 Shop Local (weekly)
http://www.tucsonweekly.com/gbase/Currents/Content?oid=119540
Got last-minute holiday gifts to buy? Keep dollars in Tucson by spending at an indie store
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2008-12-11 Should state be responsible for mentally ill? (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/104859.php
PHOENIX  β€” An Arizona legislator is suggesting that fellow lawmakers consider whether to loosen a requirement that the state provide care for the seriously mentally ill.
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2008-12-11 Some Mount Lemmon roads closing for winter on Monday (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/104873.php
This is the last weekend until spring for drives on seasonally closed roads on Mount Lemmon.
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2008-12-11 Some license plate frames will soon be illegal (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/104826.php
PHOENIX - License plate frames are something most drivers probably don't think about much.
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2008-12-11 Sort of Awful (weekly)
http://www.tucsonweekly.com/gbase/Cinema/Content?oid=119548
The Punisher gets another shot at big-screen glory--but the result is mediocrity
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2008-12-11 Soundbites (weekly)
http://www.tucsonweekly.com/gbase/Music/Content?oid=119555
Little bits of music strung together haphazardly.
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2008-12-11 State's employer sanctions law goes mostly unused (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/271160.php
The ballyhooed Arizona employer sanctions law that went into effect on Jan. 1 has been largely unused, a new University of Arizona study found.
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2008-12-11 Storytelling Perfection (weekly)
http://www.tucsonweekly.com/gbase/Cinema/Content?oid=119547
Sean Penn and Gus Van Sant's 'Milk' is compelling from start to finish
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2008-12-11 T Q&A (weekly)
http://www.tucsonweekly.com/gbase/Currents/Content?oid=119543
Tucson Q&A with Eva Zorrilla Tessler
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2008-12-11 TUSD ends foreign-language mandate (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/271171.php
High school students in the Tucson Unified School District no longer will have to take two credits of a foreign language to earn a diploma.
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2008-12-11 Tech Adventures (weekly)
http://www.tucsonweekly.com/gbase/Currents/Content?oid=119539
UA Science Center officials claim the big picture is being obscured by spending accusations
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2008-12-11 The Skinny (weekly)
http://www.tucsonweekly.com/gbase/Currents/Content?oid=119541
Little bits of news strung together haphazardly.
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2008-12-11 Top Ten in Books (weekly)
http://www.tucsonweekly.com/gbase/Books/Content?oid=119566
Mostly Books best-sellers for the week
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2008-12-11 Top Ten in Movies (weekly)
http://www.tucsonweekly.com/gbase/Cinema/Content?oid=119551
Casa Video's top rentals for the week
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2008-12-11 Top Ten in Music (weekly)
http://www.tucsonweekly.com/gbase/Music/Content?oid=119561
Zia Records top sales for the week
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2008-12-11 Toy drives far short of goals; one no longer taking requests (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/271176.php
A pair of local holiday drives are far short of their collection goals with just a few days left before distribution begins.
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2008-12-11 Toys for Tots collection 'worst it's ever been' (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/104892.php
Time is running out to give to the U.S. Marines Toys for Tots drive and to sign up for help with the holidays from the Salvation Army.
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2008-12-11 Tracking program aims to reduce car-elk collisions (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/104888.php
MUNDS PARK - The female elk calf bellows and kicks wildly within a cage trap as Jeff Gagnon and his team attempt to place a thick white tracking collar around its neck.
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2008-12-11 Tucson Time Capsule : kids mark 'posadas' (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/271164.php
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2008-12-11 UA Public Administration School in limbo (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/271194.php
A UA program that trains government and non-profit workers appears to be in jeopardy yet again after being initially targeted for closure in September.
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2008-12-11 Venture plans major work Downtown (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/271201.php
A team of high-profile Tucson business leaders wants the city to give it the right to plan and develop a large swath of Downtown's east side and has offered to invest nearly $12 million upfront as a show of good faith.
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2008-12-11 Workers scurry to ready resort (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/270776.php
Buzzing electric saws, jackhammers and giant fans blowing through doorways β€” it's not what you think of when you think of a high-end resort.
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