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2011-01-09 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 09 2011\
In Case You Missed It: Video From Giffords' Doctors' Press Conference (weekly)

Video and Produced by Dave McErlean
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2011-01-09 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 09 2011\
The List of Victims (weekly)

        KVOA lists the six victims according to the Sheriff's Office:
-John Roll, 63, a federal district court judge.
-Gabriel Zimmerman, 30, Giffords' director of community outreach
-Dorwin Stoddard, 76, a pastor at Mountain Ave. Church of ... read more

2011-01-09 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 09 2011\
Downtown Tucson, Jan. 8, 2011 (weekly)

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2011-01-09 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 09 2011\
Seeking a Moment of Clarity: Few Questions Answered at Westward Look Press Conference (weekly)

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2011-01-09 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 09 2011\
The Red Cross Could Use Your Blood Tomorrow (weekly)

        Fortunately, the Red Cross was able to provide enough blood for the wounded today, but that leaves the blood supply in Tucson at dangerously low levels.
From the Arizona Daily Star:
The region's two blood donor centers in Tucson will ... read more

2011-01-09 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 09 2011\
Jon Justice Responds to Dupnik Criticism (weekly)

        Obviously, there are a million more pressing issues today, but here's an e-mail comment from KQTH FM 104.1 talk-show host Jon Justice in response to Dupnik's press conference editorializing about the polarizing role of talk radio.
Recognizing ... read more

2011-01-09 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 09 2011\
Slain 9-Year-Old Identified (weekly)

        A number of media sources including The Arizona Republic are reporting that the 9-year-old killed was Christina Taylor Green of Tucson.
A neighbor was going to the Giffords event and invited Christina along because she thought she would ... read more

2011-01-09 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 09 2011\
Report: The Gun Was Purchased Legally (weekly)

        From The Washington Post:
According to law enforcement sources, the gun used in the shooting was purchased on Nov. 30 at Sportman's Warehouse, 3945 W. Costco Dr. in Tucson. The gun was bought legally, with at least one other handgun ... read more

2011-01-09 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 09 2011\
House of Representatives Postponing Health-Care Vote (weekly)

        From The Hill:
House Republicans are postponing a vote to repeal the healthcare law scheduled for next week after the shooting of Rep. Gabrielle Giffords (D-Ariz.) in Arizona.
Majority Leader Eric Cantor (R-Va.) said in a statement ... read more

2011-01-09 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 09 2011\
Dupnik: There May Be a Second Person Involved (weekly)

        Pima County Sheriff Clarence Dupnik says that law enforcement has a reason to believe another person is involved in the shootings of Judge John Roll, Rep. Gabrielle Giffords and others today.
"We’re not convinced that he acted ... read more

2011-01-09 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 09 2011\
Gabe Zimmerman One of the People Slain (weekly)

Giffords outreach director Gabe Zimmerman is one of the at least five people slain today, according to one of our sister papers, the Green Valley News and Sun.
A 9-year-old girl, Judge John Roll and at least three others are dead. ... read more

2011-01-09 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 09 2011\
Yearbook Photo of Giffords Gunman (weekly)

The internet was abuzz today after the shooting of U.S. Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords (D-AZ). The shooter, identified as Jared Lee Loughner, was apprehended at the scene.…
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2011-01-09 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 09 2011\
Updated: Pics From the Shooting Scene (weekly)


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2011-01-09 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 09 2011\
Images From the UMC Press Conference (weekly)


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2011-01-09 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 09 2011\
Vigil Tonight at the Rialto (weekly)

        Curtis McCrary of the Rialto Theatre (and a Weekly contributor) tells me that the doors will open at the Rialto tonight at 7:30 p.m. for a special vigil in honor of Gabrielle Giffords, John Roll and the other victims of today's shooting ... read more

2011-01-09 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 09 2011\
Update: Three of Four Patients Released From St. Mary's and St. Joe's (weekly)

        Mari Herreras reports that a spokesman at St. Mary's Hospital says that three of the four patients brought to that facility have been released, as has the one victim brought to St. Joseph's. One person remains at St. Mary's.… ... read more

2011-01-09 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 09 2011\
The Crazed Internet Rantings of Jared Loughner (weekly)

My son is 9 years old, so when I heard from UMC's Dr. Peter Rhee that a child of the same age is among the confirmed dead from the shooting at Safeway on Ina and Oracle roads, this whole event became even harder to take. I try to take ... read more

2011-01-09 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 09 2011\
Updated: Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords in Critical Condition After Being Shot in Brain; Five Dead, Including 9-Year-Old, Judge John Roll (weekly)

Update (3:45 p.m.): Mari Herreras spoke to Rep. Daniel Patterson:
"My first thought is that I hope that the congresswoman is able to recover and is OK. That’s the most important thing, and certainly, my family and I are deeply ... read more

2011-01-09 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 09 2011\
Reminder: If You Remember Floppy Discs, You Are Old (weekly)

        I don't think the Montreal schoolteacher who filmed children reacting in adorable ways to antiquated technology was specifically trying to drive me to afternoon drinking, but he may have succeeded accidentally.

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2011-01-09 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 09 2011\
Note to readers (starnet-local)

 Because of a highly increased press run, some feature and
advertising sections may not be included in today’s edition.

2011-01-09 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 09 2011\
Judge Roll, girl, aide, retiree, 2 others slain (starnet-local)

The last tweet from ... read more

2011-01-09 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 09 2011\
Radar van locations (starnet-local)

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

2011-01-09 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 09 2011\
Get involved (starnet-local)

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

2011-01-09 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 09 2011\
Group's diversity extends to its programming (starnet-local)

For three decades, a ... read more

2011-01-09 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 09 2011\
Neto's Tucson: Border tension halts student exchanges to, from Sonora (starnet-local)

Since 1988, Liz Bradshaw, a teacher in the Vail School District,
has participated in a student-exchange program with her students
and those in Sonora.

2011-01-09 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 09 2011\
Doc was feet from Giffords, aided others in 'surreal' scene (starnet-local)

A doctor on the scene ... read more

2011-01-09 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 09 2011\
Aide had gift for working with people (starnet-local)

Gabe Zimmerman organized the event in Tucson on Saturday where
he was shot to death.

2011-01-09 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 09 2011\
'It was clear who (gunman) was going for,' witness says (starnet-local)

A witness to the shooting of congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords
described the acts of the two men who tackled the shooter as

2011-01-09 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 09 2011\
Born, died between 2 tragedies (starnet-local)

Aspiring politician ... read more

2011-01-09 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 09 2011\
Josh Brodesky: Perhaps now we can come together (starnet-local)

Saturday morning felt so crisp and clear. The hint of warmth in
the air was an invitation to linger over small things.

2011-01-09 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 09 2011\
House delaying repeal vote on new health-overhaul law (starnet-local)

The House of Representatives is postponing a vote on repealing
the new health-care law because of the shooting spree in Tucson
that wounded Arizona Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords.

2011-01-09 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 09 2011\
Retired couple were in line of fire; he's dead, she's wounded (starnet-local)

Dorwan and Mavanell Stoddard visited 28 countries and all 50
states during their annual summer trips.

2011-01-09 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 09 2011\
Mourners gather by noon at Giffords' Tucson office (starnet-local)

Tucson was stunned. ... read more

2011-01-09 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 09 2011\
McKale idle after shootings (starnet-local)

Not a soul stood inside ... read more

2011-01-09 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 09 2011\
Red Cross pleads for blood after shootings (starnet-local)

The Arizona Blood Services ... read more

2011-01-09 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 09 2011\
Red Cross makes plea for blood following shooting (starnet-local)

The Arizona Blood Services ... read more

2011-01-09 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 09 2011\
Remarks by President Obama on the shootings (starnet-local)

WASHINGTON, D.C. - Here ... read more

2011-01-09 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 09 2011\
Live updates from Giffords press conference (starnet-local)

Live reporting from the press conference at University Medical

2011-01-09 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 09 2011\
Intersection of Ina and Oracle reopens after shooting (starnet-local)

The intersection of West Ina and North Oracle roads is now
opened following a shooting this morning at the Safeway store on
the southeast corner.

2011-01-09 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 09 2011\
Rep. Giffords shot, judge and 5 others killed at Tucson event (starnet-local)

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

2010-04-28 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 28 2010\
Un-American Is What Un-American Does (weekly)

        In the discourse over Arizona's new and nasty and utterly un-American immigration law, one point ... read more

2010-04-28 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 28 2010\
About the Rasmussen Poll on Immigration (weekly)

        Nate Silver dissects the Rasmussen poll showing that 70 percent of Arizonans favor the immigration measure signed into law by Gov. Jan Brewer last week:But Rasmussen's portrayal of the law is very gentle. There's no mention of the provisions ... read more

2010-04-28 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 28 2010\
Cholla Bud Season! (weekly)

        Cholla buds! Ever tried cholla buds? The tiny flower buds of cholla cactus taste ... read more

2010-04-28 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 28 2010\
Tucson's Everyday People: Baking for a Community (weekly)

Small Planet Bakery baker Aaron French talks about his experience with baking in this multimedia piece by Kellie Mejdrich, a UA School of Journalism junior.
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2010-04-28 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 28 2010\
Blogislature Update: Tax Bill in Death Throes; End Nigh (weekly)

        It looks like House Speaker Kirk Adams' big tax-cut plan is on its death bed.
Mary Jo Pitzl lets us know that Senate President Bob Burns showed an admirable admission of fiscal reality:
On Monday, Burns said budget analysts estimate the state ... read more

2010-04-28 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 28 2010\
New Poll: Goddard Leads Republican Rivals (weekly)

        In contrast to last week's Rasmussen survey, Public Policy Polling puts Arizona Attorney General ahead of his GOP rivals in the Arizona governor's race:
The Governor's race in Arizona continues to shape up as a rare opportunity for Democrats ... read more

2010-04-28 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 28 2010\
Colbert: "When You Make Huevos Rancheros, You Have To Violate the Civil Rights of a Few Eggs" (weekly)

        The Colbert ReportMon - Thurs 11:30pm / 10:30cThe Word - Docu-Dramawww.colbertnation.comColbert Report Full EpisodesPolitical HumorFox News
Arizona's new immigration law got a second shot as the subject of The Word on Colbert last night. ... read more

2010-04-28 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 28 2010\
Deaths (starnet-local)

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

2010-04-28 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 28 2010\
Madera Canyon to host Int'l Migratory Bird Day (starnet-local)

The wonders of winged wildlife will be the focus of an
International Migratory Bird Day festival Saturday in Madera
Canyon, south of Tucson.

2010-04-28 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 28 2010\
Memorial fund set for crash victims (starnet-local)

A memorial fund has been set up to help the family who lost a
daughter and grandmother in an April 20 car crash on Tucson's East

2010-04-28 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 28 2010\
Tucson jury sides with doc in testicle-removal case (starnet-local)

It took a Pima County jury less than 45 minutes to decide
Tuesday that a University of Medical Center doctor who removed a
23-year-old man’s right testicle — only to find out the man didn’t

2009-08-13 \Tucson\News\Daily\Aug 13 2009\
Make a superhero your own — for mere pocket change (starnet-local)


2009-08-13 \Tucson\News\Daily\Aug 13 2009\
Girl, 15, tells jury of alleged molestation by ex-youth minister (starnet-local)
A former youth minister molested a 13-year-old girl from his church group numerous times for almost a year, threatening that if she ever told anyone, he would kill himself, his accuser testified Wednesday.

2009-08-13 \Tucson\News\Daily\Aug 13 2009\
Man, 28, arrested in killing outside club (starnet-local)
A 28-year-old man was arrested Wednesday in connection with the fatal shooting of a man at a midtown strip club.

2009-08-13 \Tucson\News\Daily\Aug 13 2009\
Work begins on county's largest solar plant (starnet-local)
A new solar-power facility is being built to supply the county with one megawatt of renewable energy a year, or 15 percent of the power needed to run the Roger Road wastewater-reclamation plant.

2009-08-13 \Tucson\News\Daily\Aug 13 2009\
Police identify man fatally shot by SWAT officers (starnet-local)
A 62-year-old man who was shot and killed by SWAT team members Tuesday night has been identified as Dorian Bryan, police said.

2009-08-13 \Tucson\News\Daily\Aug 13 2009\
Panel seeks a return to 'hard' bids on city work (starnet-local)
The city's Independent Audit Commission is pushing for a proposal to have all city road, water lines and other basic construction projects bid with the traditional "hard" bids that provide real cost estimates for construction projects.

2009-08-13 \Tucson\News\Daily\Aug 13 2009\
Senators vote to send budget back to Brewer (starnet-local)
PHOENIX — Senate Republicans voted to send Gov. Jan Brewer a new budget Wednesday — a virtual carbon copy of the one she rejected on July 1.

2009-08-13 \Tucson\News\Daily\Aug 13 2009\
Session set at D-M to explain new GI Bill (starnet-local)
An informational session on new education benefits for Iraq and Afghanistan veterans will take place tonight at Davis-Monthan Air Force Base.

2009-08-13 \Tucson\News\Daily\Aug 13 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:

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