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2011-01-07 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 07 2011\
Want to Open a Dispensary? Here Comes Green Relief (weekly)

        According to a press release today, Arizona's first medical-marijuana convention is set for April 14.
The Green Relief Medical Marijuana Convention and Expo will focus on the law, employer issues, patient rights and dispensary setup ... read more

2011-01-07 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 07 2011\
Molly McKasson on Invisible Theatre (weekly)

        After our deadline, Molly McKasson (an occasional Weekly contributor), who has long been involved with Invisible Theatre, got in touch with Sherilyn Forrester regarding this week's article on IT's 40th anniversary year.
Since we were ... read more

2011-01-07 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 07 2011\
The Food Truck Diaries, Volume Three: Baja Mar (weekly)

Drive down South Sixth Avenue some morning ... and just keep going. If you’ve got an appetite, you’ll be tempted to stop at one of the numerous Mexican or fast-food joints that line the avenue from end to end, but just keep ... read more

2011-01-07 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 07 2011\
Watch the World End, One Dead Bird at a Time (weekly)

Although Kirk Cameron wasn't willing to ring the alarm, when God is taking the manatees back to heaven, we all should be concerned.
Thankfully, someone is keeping track of the forthcoming apocalypse on Google Maps.… ... read more

2011-01-07 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 07 2011\
New Daily Show Star: Puppet John McCain (weekly)

        The Daily Show With Jon StewartMon - Thurs 11p / 10cLet's All Stand on John McCain's Lawnwww.thedailyshow.comDaily Show Full EpisodesPolitical Humor & Satire BlogThe Daily Show on Facebook
Jon Stewart brings us Puppet John McCain. He ... read more

2011-01-07 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 07 2011\
Mini-Dorm Vigil in Jefferson Park (weekly)

        Three homes were torn down in the Jefferson Park neighborhood at the end of December.
This neighborhood is adjacent to the Feldman's Historic Neighborhood, which has seen its share of homes torn down, followed by the construction of ... read more

2011-01-07 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 07 2011\
Yes, Someone Has Painted the Presidents Holding Hams (weekly)

Appropriately enough, this painting of John Quincy Adams, along with images of the other presidents (including Barack Obama, which should clear up that "secret Muslim" nonsense) can be found at
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2011-01-07 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 07 2011\
Today in Unbelievably Disturbing Children's Literature (weekly)

        Ummm, this is disturbing:

I found it in an old stack of children's books we had in storage. It's from a book published in 1981 called Tortillitas Para Mama and Other Nursery Rhymes.…
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2011-01-07 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 07 2011\
Mailbag (weekly)

        A Cordial, Reasoned Letter From a Fan; In Defense of Hipsters; A Few Additions to the Naughty List; Why Is Wikileaks Only Targeting the U.S.?; Correction
            A Cordial, Reasoned Letter From a ... read more

2011-01-07 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 07 2011\
Random Shots (weekly)

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2011-01-07 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 07 2011\
Crash and Bang (weekly)

        No Age likes to avoid the straightforward—and make sure you don't call the music lo-fi
            by Gene Armstrong
            The noisy Los Angeles band No Age finds itself firmly ... read more

2011-01-07 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 07 2011\
Respect for the Craft (weekly)

        Invisible Theatre celebrates four full decades of Tucson productions
            by Sherilyn Forrester
            Tucson's Invisible Theatre has something that few theaters anywhere can claim ... read more

2011-01-07 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 07 2011\
Sustainable Successes (weekly)

        A tip of the hat to the former Corporation Commission chair, Republican Kris Mayes
            by Dave Devine
            While some Arizona politicians are doing their best to turn the clock ... read more

2011-01-07 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 07 2011\
Deaths (starnet-local)

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

2011-01-07 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 07 2011\
Radar van locations (starnet-local)

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

2011-01-07 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 07 2011\
Life stories: Gathering to remember editor, friend (starnet-local)

Elizabeth Shaw knew ... read more

2011-01-07 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 07 2011\
Arizona's best will show there's more than 1 way to climb a tree (starnet-local)

It's an event you might ... read more

2011-01-07 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 07 2011\
Deadline today for annual Star school lists (starnet-local)

The Arizona Daily Star is still accepting information for the
annual list of private, charter and magnet schools to be published
this month.

2011-01-07 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 07 2011\
Mexico's ambassador: Teen died from gunshot wound in Nogales incident (starnet-local)

Mexico's ambassador to the United States says it appears a
teenager who threw rocks at Border Patrol agents in Nogales, Ariz.,
died from a gunshot wound.

2011-01-07 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 07 2011\
Crash on southwest side injures six (starnet-local)

A multi-vehicle crash sent six people to hospitals Thursday
afternoon, authorities said.

2011-01-07 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 07 2011\
Man crashes into south-side Tucson church (starnet-local)

A man crashed his car into a south-side church early Thursday
and police are investigating the crash as a DUI.

2010-04-26 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 26 2010\
Tucson's Everyday People: Heat It and Blow (weekly)

Alex Tichauer, a UA School of Journalism junior, talks to Fathead employee Kate Ritter. Ritter talks about how she got started and what she does at Fathead, a popular blown-glass retailer.
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2010-04-26 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 26 2010\
Pima County Fair: Food (weekly)

        Throughout the week, we'll be posting slideshows of some of the sights at this year's Pima County Fair, which is concluding today, Sunday, April 25. See all our photos at Here's the food.
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2010-04-26 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 26 2010\
Artistic Range: David Kish at Tucson Internation Airport (weekly)

"Untitled from the Saguaro Rubbing Series" is among the works on display by David Kish, from March 1 ... read more

2010-04-26 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 26 2010\
Neighborhood Briefs (starnet-local)

Northwest Side

2010-04-26 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 26 2010\
Lottery (starnet-local)

Drawings for Saturday, April 24

2010-04-26 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 26 2010\
Law & Order Briefs (starnet-local)

Shooting at complex leaves 1 dead, 2 hurt

2010-04-26 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 26 2010\
Lofty travel ideas adorn auto-body shop (starnet-local)

Carburetors, calligraphy and ... read more

2010-04-26 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 26 2010\
Family's lodge near Wilmot was 8 miles from Tucson (starnet-local)

Her first night in Tucson, she ... read more

2009-08-11 \Tucson\News\Daily\Aug 11 2009\
Giffords: Too soon to settle on a plan for health care (starnet-local)
When it comes to national health-care reform, U.S. Rep. Gabrielle Giffords said she has not committed her support to one bill.

2009-08-11 \Tucson\News\Daily\Aug 11 2009\
Support for split taxes shaky (starnet-local)
PHOENIX — Republican lawmakers are set to take their latest crack at solving the state's budget deficit today by voting on a package that is still not guaranteed to pass after months of negotiations and fierce debate.

2009-08-11 \Tucson\News\Daily\Aug 11 2009\
2 local Bashas' set for closure (starnet-local)
Bashas' Inc., the state's largest privately owned grocery chain, will seek bankruptcy court approval to close 14 underperforming stores, including two in the Tucson area.

2009-08-11 \Tucson\News\Daily\Aug 11 2009\
Casa MarĂ­a kitchen offers meals to hundreds daily (starnet-local)
About 600 men and women pick up bag lunches, and another 200 food packs are distributed to families every day at Casa MarĂ­a soup kitchen.

2009-08-11 \Tucson\News\Daily\Aug 11 2009\
Radar van locations (starnet-local)
The city's police radar van is scheduled to snap photographs of speeders at these locations today, according to the Tucson Police Department:

2009-08-11 \Tucson\News\Daily\Aug 11 2009\
Icy Sonoran treats gain growing Tucson toehold (starnet-local)
The popularity of fruit-filled Sonora-style snow cones — known as raspados — continues to grow in the Old Pueblo.

2009-08-11 \Tucson\News\Daily\Aug 11 2009\
Border deaths, drug seizures not letting up (starnet-local)
A busy year for border deaths, drug seizures and ultralight smuggling attempts continued over the weekend along Arizona's stretch of the U.S.-Mexico border.

2009-08-11 \Tucson\News\Daily\Aug 11 2009\
Perseid meteor shower will peak tonight through Thursday (starnet-local)
The Tucson night sky will be visited by a meteor shower tonight, Wednesday and Thursday nights.

2009-08-11 \Tucson\News\Daily\Aug 11 2009\
'Habitual' thief asks for max term (starnet-local)
A man implicated in a three-month string of ATM and safe thefts last year pleaded guilty to the crime spree on Monday — then asked to be given the maximum sentence allowable under his plea agreement.

2009-08-11 \Tucson\News\Daily\Aug 11 2009\
Taxpayer Watch : Rita-Old Vail streetlights on city's to-do list (starnet-local)
A stretch of road on the southeast side has been in the dark for nine months, with no timetable set for when it will again see the light.

2009-08-11 \Tucson\News\Daily\Aug 11 2009\
Dog from Gilbert to be in 'Mighty' short film (starnet-local)
MESA — Jasmine's always had a mighty spirit. And, now, the nation will know it.

2009-08-11 \Tucson\News\Daily\Aug 11 2009\
Manslaughter plea yields 8 1/2-year term (starnet-local)
A 25-year-old Tucson man was sentenced to 8 1/2 years in prison for his role in a 2006 killing.

2009-08-11 \Tucson\News\Daily\Aug 11 2009\
Mass texting seeking young girls nets 18 years (starnet-local)
A Tucson man who sent more than 2,600 text messages to random phone numbers in search of underage girls was sentenced Monday to 18 years in prison.

2009-08-11 \Tucson\News\Daily\Aug 11 2009\
Signals off at 36th/Park most of today (starnet-local)
Pima County is scheduled to turn off power to the traffic signals at East 36th Street and South Park Avenue today for work on a nearby sewer project.

2009-08-11 \Tucson\News\Daily\Aug 11 2009\
Businessman to run for governor (starnet-local)
PHOENIX — A Scottsdale businessman filed legal papers Monday to run, possibly against incumbent Jan Brewer, in next year's Republican primary for governor.

2009-08-11 \Tucson\News\Daily\Aug 11 2009\
Verdict and death sentence upheld in '89 Yuma murder (starnet-local)
PHOENIX — The Arizona Supreme Court on Monday upheld the guilty verdict and death sentence of a Yuma man convicted of bludgeoning his girlfriend to death.

2008-11-26 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 26 2008\
Harrison sentenced to life in prison for slaying UA dorm mate (citizen-local)
A 19-year-old former University of Arizona student will spend the rest of her life in prison for stabbing her dorm roommate to death in September 2007.

2008-11-26 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 26 2008\
K-12 spending on 'chopping block' (citizen-local)
Slashing public education dollars to make up for a $1.2 billion shortfall in the state's current budget not only will hurt education, but the economy as a whole.

2008-11-26 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 26 2008\
Database seeks to ID more found dead in desert (citizen-local)
State and federal authorities searching the remains and effects of bodies of suspected illegal border crossers recovered from the Arizona desert in the past year have been finding an unusual item on several of them: A cheat sheet on how to pretend to ... read more

2008-11-26 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 26 2008\
Phoenix area supermarkets using cart washers (citizen-local)
MESA - The handles of supermarket carts are scummier than port-a-potties, according to a recent University of Arizona study.

2008-11-26 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 26 2008\
Robber guilty of 19 felonies, 5 attempted-murder counts (citizen-local)
A Tucson man who was shot and wounded by police in 2007 was convicted Tuesday of charges that included five counts of attempted first-degree murder of a law-enforcement officer.

2008-11-26 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 26 2008\
Holiday time means more calls about tots to poison centers (citizen-local)
Holidays are for family, friends and feasting, but can be dangerous for festive revelers under 5.

2008-11-26 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 26 2008\
Feds: No funds to list garter snake as endangered (citizen-local)
A snake native to southern Arizona deserves endangered species protection, but the U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service has no resources to make that happen, the service said this week.

2008-11-26 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 26 2008\
Tucson cardiologist to pay $135,000 in Medicare settlement (citizen-local)
Cardiologist Mark C. Goldberg has agreed to pay the federal government $135,000 for filing false Medicare claims.

2008-11-26 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 26 2008\
Pima Community College freezes hiring (citizen-local)
Pima Community College Chancellor Roy Flores has announced a hiring freeze at PCC's six campuses.

2008-11-26 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 26 2008\
Phoenix slashing 1,200 positions (citizen-local)
Phoenix Mayor Phil Gordon said today the city is eliminating 1,200 positions this fiscal year, part of its effort to slash the budget by $250 million because of the ailing economy and a drop off in tax collections.

2008-11-26 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 26 2008\
8-year-old's lawyer: Don't dismiss murder charge (citizen-local)
FLAGSTAFF – The attorney for an 8-year-old eastern Arizona boy charged in the shooting deaths of his father and another man is objecting to a motion by prosecutors to drop one of the murder charges.

2008-11-26 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 26 2008\
Driver in El Tour collision identified (citizen-local)
The driver who witnesses said turned in front of an El Tour de Tucson pack, injuring five cyclists Saturday, has been identified "through an attorney," a sheriff's spokeswoman said Tuesday.

2008-11-26 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 26 2008\
More drug tunnels being found on border (citizen-local)
Authorities are finding record numbers of tunnels on the U.S.-Mexican border, which signals that Mexican drug cartels are increasingly desperate to circumvent the hundreds of miles of new border barriers.

2008-11-26 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 26 2008\
Recycle your Thanksgiving dinner grease (citizen-local)
Don't pour that Thanksgiving dinner grease down the drain: It could really clog up your holiday.

2008-11-26 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 26 2008\
Airport shuttle hires yoga instructors (citizen-local)
Yoga can transform the stress of Tucson travelers into a blissful breath of serenity - even on an airport shuttle bus, according to a news release from FastPark & Relax.

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