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2011-07-19 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 19 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:

2011-07-19 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 19 2011\
Corrections (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

• "DUI suspects losing trial rights as lawyers' petition drive
fails," Sunday on B10, gave the wrong effective date for a new law
denying a jury trial to some people charged with driving und

2011-07-19 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 19 2011\
Musician 'The Pilgrim' Pegram dies after long brain-tumor battle (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

Ricky Dean "The Pilgrim" Pegram ... read more

2011-07-19 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 19 2011\
Deaths (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

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

2011-07-19 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 19 2011\
Institute for Civil Discourse awards 2 research projects (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/educatio

The National Institute for Civil Discourse awarded its first two
academic research projects to University of Arizona faculty
members.

2011-07-19 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 19 2011\
Lottery (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

Drawings for Monday, July 18

2011-07-19 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 19 2011\
Another giant wave of dust hits Phoenix area (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

PHOENIX - A giant wall of dust ... read more

2011-07-19 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 19 2011\
Arizona at 100: Fighting over roads in Bisbee area (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

In this year leading up to Arizona ... read more

2010-11-04 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 04 2010\
Danehy (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/daneh

        
        Teachers deserve our respect; a new documentary deserves scorn
          
            by Tom Danehy
          
          
          
            While sitting through the excruciatingly manipulative documentary Waiting for "Superman ... read more

2010-11-04 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 04 2010\
Margot and the Nuclear So and So's: Buzzard (Mariel) (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/margo

        
        by Jarret Keene
          
          
          
            As the title sort of suggests, this is a starker-than-usual effort by the Indianapolis sextet Margot and the Nuclear So and So's, which used to be an octet. (A product of the ... read more

2010-11-04 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 04 2010\
A Guitar Place (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/a-gui

        
        by Erica Arvizu
          
          
          
            Lars Rosvoll sits with the neck of his classical guitar held high. He gets into character like an actor just about to take the stage, and loosens his body like a runner before ... read more

2010-11-04 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 04 2010\
Noshing Around (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/noshi

        
        Coming Soon: Casa Marita; Tucson Firefighters Chili Cook-off; Mobile Food; Openings
          
            by Adam Borowitz
          
          
          
            Coming Soon: Casa Marita Grilled meat, and lots of it, will be the ... read more

2010-11-04 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 04 2010\
Weekly Wide Web (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/weekl

        
        Where's the Blog?; The week on The Range; Comment of the week; Best of WWW; and more!
          
            by Dan Gibson
          
          
          
            When I started here at the Tucson Weekly as the web producer and ... read more

2010-11-04 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 04 2010\
Top Ten in Books (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/top-t

        
        Antigone BooksÂ’ best-sellers for the week ending Oct. 28, 2010
          
          
          
            Antigone BooksÂ’ best-sellers for the week ending Oct. 28, 2010 1.…
            <p>[ <a href="http://www ... read more

2010-11-04 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 04 2010\
Messina (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/messi

        
        The All Souls Procession shows the power of remembering, honoring and rejoicing the dead
          
            by Irene Messina
          
          
          
            My first experience with the mourning process involved a simple ... read more

2010-11-04 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 04 2010\
Megaton Leviathan: Water, Wealth, Hell on Earth (Féretro) (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/megat

        
        by Jarret Keene
          
          
          
            At live shows, Portland shoegaze-doom trio Megaton Leviathan hits like a sonic avalanche, with singer/guitarist Andrew James Costa beautifully navigating a tricky conduit between ... read more

2010-11-04 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 04 2010\
City Week (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/city-

        
        Turn the Page on Pants Presents "All Souls, No Pants"; Comedian Jo Koy; Pato Banton, Mystic Roots Band, Vine St. and Jahmar International; Jewish Food Festival
          
            by Emily Bowen ... read more

2010-11-04 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 04 2010\
Testing Her Limits (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/testi

        
        Harpist/vocalist/pianist Joanna Newsom likes to challenge herself
          
            by Gene Armstrong
          
          
          
            Harpist and singer Joanna Newsom—classically trained but a darling of the indie ... read more

2010-11-04 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 04 2010\
Cuts on the Way (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/cuts-

        
        Tucson voters overwhelmingly reject a proposed sales-tax increase
          
            by Weekly Staff and Contributors
          
          
          
            The city of Tucson will have to make deeper budget cuts and consider ... read more

2010-11-04 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 04 2010\
Not Quite Genius (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/not-q

        
        'Megamind' offers a few laughs, but the film feels sloppy and rushed
          
            by Colin Boyd
          
          
          
            The age-old battles of good versus evil usually have one conclusion, at least in fiction ... read more

2010-11-04 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 04 2010\
Mailbag (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/mailb

        
        Fodder for Follow-up: How Bad Could the Legislature Make Things?; A Comment From a Reader at TucsonWeekly.com; Correction
          
          
          
            Fodder for Follow-up: How Bad Could the Legislature Make Things? Though ... read more

2010-11-04 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 04 2010\
The Walkmen: Lisbon (Fat Possum) (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/the-w

        
        by Michael Petitti
          
          
          
            Aside from the uneven A Hundred Miles Off and the one-off lark of Pussy Cats, the Walkmen have quietly released nearly a decade's worth of excellent music, equal parts truculent ... read more

2010-11-04 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 04 2010\
T Q&A (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/t-qan

        
        Celeste González de Bustamante
          
            by Mari Herreras
          
          
          
            When Celeste González de Bustamante, an assistant professor at the UA School of Journalism, met Yvonne ... read more

2010-11-04 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 04 2010\
Soundbites (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/sound

        
        Back in the saddle: Post-procession; Under the local covers; On the bandwagon
          
            by Stephen Seigel
          
          
          
            BACK IN THE SADDLE It seems like ages since I've sat down to write this ... read more

2010-11-04 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 04 2010\
Agency Angst (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/agenc

        
        Newly released Border Patrol suicide stats lead to more questions than answers
          
            by Tim Vanderpool
          
          
          
            For months, the U.S. Border Patrol refused to release details about ... read more

2010-11-04 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 04 2010\
Top Ten in Movies (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/top-t

        
        Casa Video's top rentals for the week ending Oct. 31, 2010
          
          
          
            Casa Video's top rentals for the week ending Oct. 31, 2010 1.…
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2010-11-04 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 04 2010\
Guest Commentary (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/guest

        
        Throughout the West, the abhorrent theft of fossils continues
          
            by Anthony D. Fredericks
          
          
          
            Early morning sunrise washed over the Colorado National Monument outside of Grand ... read more

2010-11-04 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 04 2010\
¡Ask a Mexican! (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/ask-a

        
        by Gustavo Arellano
          
          
          
            Dear Mexican: I'm totally serious about my e-mail, so please forgive me if my question sounds ridiculous. I also mean no insult to anyone.…
            <p> ... read more

2010-11-04 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 04 2010\
Universal Appeal (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/unive

        
        A name familiar to Tucson theater veterans returns with her production of 'Romeo and Juliet'
          
            by Sherilyn Forrester
          
          
          
            Show of hands: How many of you have seen a production ... read more

2010-11-04 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 04 2010\
Top Ten in Music (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/top-t

        
        Toxic Ranch Records' top sales for the week ending Oct. 31, 2010
          
          
          
            Toxic Ranch Records' top sales for the week ending Oct. 31, 2010 1.…
            <p>[ <a href="http:/ ... read more

2010-11-04 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 04 2010\
Media Watch (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/media

        
        Program Director Meyer Leaves KCUB AM 1290
          
            by John Schuster
          
          
          
            PROGRAM DIRECTOR MEYER LEAVES KCUB AM 1290 Chuck Meyer, hired to put the pieces in place once KCUB AM 1290 ... read more

2010-11-04 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 04 2010\
Not a Pretty Sight (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/not-a

        
        The deplorable Saw franchise is back—now in uninspiring 3-D!
          
            by Bob Grimm
          
          
          
            As I write this review, it's Halloween, and I'm waiting on kids to come and take some ... read more

2010-11-04 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 04 2010\
Red Tide (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/red-t

        
        Southern ArizonaÂ’s congressional races are too close to call as Republicans sweep the statewide races, make gains in the Legislature
          
            by Weekly Staff and Contributors ... read more

2010-11-04 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 04 2010\
Corrections (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

• "Daughter held in dad's killing," Tuesday on A2, included the
wrong age for the man whose body was found on the west side Monday.
Andres Sanchez was 38.

2010-11-04 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 04 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, according to the
Tucson Police Department:

2010-11-04 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 04 2010\
Incoming mayor's goal: to boost Nogales' image (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

Arturo Garino plans to go to work on the image of Nogales,
Ariz., when he takes office as mayor in January.

2010-11-04 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 04 2010\
Lottery (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

Drawings for Wednesday, Nov. 3

2010-11-04 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 04 2010\
Neighborhood Briefs (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

Central

2010-11-04 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 04 2010\
Got extra Halloween candy? (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

Hey, kids, want to get ... read more

2010-02-21 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 21 2010\
Wet winter energizes desert wonder (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/328981
Seven Falls — a prized wet wonder in our arid land — is back to full, glorious gush this month.

2010-02-21 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 21 2010\
3 animal crossings coming to busy Oracle Road (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/328978
A mule deer bounds through the desert along Oracle Road north of Oro Valley, looking for an opening to cross the six-lane highway. A woven wire fence 8 feet tall blocks his way for a mile or so. Then he comes upon an oval-shaped opening under the road ... read more

2010-02-21 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 21 2010\
Is Tucson ready for a strong mayor to guide it? (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/328957
With the city rocked by perceptions that it's badly run and unresponsive, there's a move under way to ask Tucsonans if they want a strong-mayor form of government.

2010-02-21 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 21 2010\
Drying out today; more rain Monday (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/328993
Tucson's wet winter continued Saturday as a system brought more rain to the city and snow to the mountains, but today should be a little warmer and drier.

2010-02-21 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 21 2010\
Here's quick background on Tucson's streetcar plan (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/328960
This week Tucson learned it will receive $63 million from the U.S. Department of Transportation to help build a $150 million, four-mile modern streetcar connecting downtown and the University of Arizona.

2010-02-21 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 21 2010\
Deaths (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/328961
The deceased are from Tucson unless otherwise noted. Occupations are stated when available.

2010-02-21 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 21 2010\
Political Events (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/328958
Feb. 21. Legislative District 28 Democrats are holding a "Meet the Candidates" forum to give voters a chance to shake hands with the House and Senate legislative Democratic candidates. The event begins at 4 p.m. at St. Mark's Presbyterian Church, 3809 ... read more

2010-02-21 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 21 2010\
Bonnie Henry : Raisin' some dust (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/328728
Baseball teams and golf tournaments may come and go, but the rodeo and its attendant hoopla still ride tall in the saddle here in Tucson.

2010-02-21 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 21 2010\
Political notebook : Walkup receives McCain's nod in 'Tuscon'; plus, Arizona isn't at the IOU level just yet (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/328944
Folks who make a living with the printed word probably should be busy Windex-ing their glass houses, but the press release by U.S. Sen. John McCain's campaign staff this week announcing the endorsement of 31 mayors had a funny.

2010-02-21 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 21 2010\
Pima changing retiree health coverage (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/328954
Retired Pima County employees who are not yet eligible for Medicare will have to change health insurance plans, at a higher cost, starting July 1.

2010-02-21 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 21 2010\
ID released for suspect in abduction near school (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/328953
Timothy Lynn Kreus has been identified as the man arrested in the abduction earlier this month of a 15-year-old girl, police said Saturday.

2010-02-21 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 21 2010\
Two-vehicle crash on highway near Patagonia kills 1, injures 2 (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/328992
One person was killed and two others were hospitalized Saturdayin a two-vehicle collision on Arizona 82 near Patagonia, officials said.

2010-02-21 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 21 2010\
East-side church's 'Sonoran Corpus' completed (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/328969
A figure cast from cacti that represents the risen Christ is a final touch on the new $7.1 million  Corpus Christi Catholic Church on Tucson's east side.

2010-02-21 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 21 2010\
Your strikes, spares will benefit 'Littles' (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/328939
If you have a couple of hours to spare on March 5 or 6, supporters of Big Brothers Big Sisters of Tucson hope you will hit the lanes to help change the lives of local children at Bowl for Kids' Sake 2010.

2010-02-21 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 21 2010\
Judge will allow use of evidence found on computer in Young case (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/328976
Jurors in the Ronald Young homicide case will have access to the evidence found on his laptop computer after all.

2010-02-21 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 21 2010\
Bill seeks school spending of 65% on classroom uses (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/328965
PHOENIX — State lawmakers are moving to require schools to spend at least 65 percent of their funding on classroom expenses. The state's top education official says that's good, but what qualifies as classroom spending is off base.

2010-02-21 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 21 2010\
Neighborhood Briefs (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/328972

  
    South Side

2010-02-21 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 21 2010\
Get involved (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/328936
Browse hundreds of volunteer opportunities online at www.volunteersoaz.org, the Volunteer Center of Southern Arizona's Web site. For personalized assistance or more information on any of the volunteer opportunities listed here, call 881-3300.

2010-02-21 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 21 2010\
Less state help available for child care (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/328946
There were no waiting lists for working parents who needed help with child care costs last year.

2010-02-21 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 21 2010\
Radar van locations (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/328955
The city's two police radar vans are scheduled to snap photographs of speeders at these locations today and Monday, according to the Tucson Police Department:

2010-02-21 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 21 2010\
Law & Order Briefs (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/328968

  Texan arrested on tax counts tied to Defense Dept. work

2007-12-18 $6M UA fund for diseases of joints (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/216696.php
The University of Arizona has created a new endowed faculty position and research fund for the study of rheumatology, funded by a $6 million bequest from a longtime Tucson doctor.
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2007-12-18 2 get long terms in killing over debt (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/216691.php
Two Tucson men were sentenced to lengthy prison terms Monday for killing a 26-year-old man in July 2006 over a disputed debt.
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2007-12-18 5 toys to make your infant smarter (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/71797.php
Can a toy - and an inexpensive one, at that - make your child smarter?
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2007-12-18 7 preteens and teens held as pot smugglers (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/216675.php
YUMA — Seven preteens and teenagers were arrested near San Luis Monday morning after authorities say they tried to smuggle more than 115 pounds of marijuana into the country.
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2007-12-18 7-21 years for burglary plea (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/216692.php
The second of three men accused of shooting a Tucson man to death after breaking into his home last year pleaded guilty to burglary Monday as part of a sealed agreement.
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2007-12-18 Arizona artist's work hanging on White House tree (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/71737.php
SIERRA VISTA - A little piece of southeastern Arizona is on display at the White House.
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2007-12-18 Arizona may be tossup zone for GOP (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/71773.php
Arizona's Republican presidential primary once seemed a home- state juggernaut.
  U.S. Sen. John McCain looked as if he was the clear favorite to win his home state and emerge as a leader in the race for the party's nomination.
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2007-12-18 Asphalt maker to pay $175K in penalties (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/216677.php
PHOENIX — The state's largest asphalt producer has agreed to pay $175,000 in penalties to settle charges the company violated air-quality rules.
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2007-12-18 Businesses, others collect for Food Bank (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/71738.php
A dozen organizations are  helping the Community Food Bank fight hunger this holiday season.
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2007-12-18 County workers to help Sahuarita run sewage plant (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/216690.php
Sahuarita already is shipping its sewage to Pima County treatment plants. Now the county may send sewage-plant workers to Sahuarita to help the town run its facility.
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2007-12-18 DEATHS (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/71770.php
Compiled by Frank Albertini. For more information, call 573-4561.
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2007-12-18 Deaths (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/216666.php

  The deceased are from Tucson unless otherwise noted. Occupations are stated when available.
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2007-12-18 Denogean: Quirky artist's yard sculptures a gift to Tucson (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/71768.php
I knew my visit to the eggplant-colored house on the corner of East Water Street and North Highland Avenue would be memorable when a cacophonous combo of squawking birds and barking dogs heralded my arrival.
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2007-12-18 Ex-soldier gets 40 months in FBI drug sting (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/216693.php
A former Army recruiter was sentenced to more than three years in prison on Monday for smuggling cocaine as part of an undercover FBI sting.
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2007-12-18 Family on hold (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/71777.php
Kristen Allen's husband, John, is flying Apache helicopters in Afghanistan while she and their three children brace for Christmas without him.
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2007-12-18 Frustrations over trash-can complaint compounded (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/216664.php
A resident got frustrated seeing overflowing trash from a can on South Park Avenue near East Ajo Way, so he started calling around to get it taken care of.
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2007-12-18 Graffiti on Fourth Avenue shops 'worst that's ever happened' (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/71724.php
Fourth Avenue merchants between Sixth and Ninth streets were tagged with massive amounts of graffiti Friday night, dousing the holiday spirit for the eclectic shopping district.
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2007-12-18 Her ornament hangs on White House tree (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/216684.php
SIERRA VISTA — A little piece of Southeastern Arizona is on display at the White House.
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2007-12-18 Home up in flames, it's cats that 'really matter' (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/216686.php
As Reva Parrett opened cans of food Monday for the 20 cats she had adopted over the years, she felt heat from her kitchen's oven.
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2007-12-18 Husband gets 25 years to life in wife's killing (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/216668.php
Jesus David Lopez is sorry.
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2007-12-18 Jimmy's forecast (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/216663.php
A weak weather system will bring a few showers in the northern and central mountains Wednesday. Then a stronger system will move to the north of Tucson Friday, bringing a slight chance of valley rain and mountain snow showers throughout Friday. Expect cooler weekend temperatures.
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2007-12-18 Judge deals setback to border agent (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/71771.php
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2007-12-18 Keep your holiday fire Earth-friendly (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/71753.php
A crackling, brightly burning fireplace can offer holiday cheer this time of year, as well as adding to Tucson's air pollution.
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2007-12-18 Lottery (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/216702.php
Drawings for Monday, Dec. 17
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2007-12-18 Man hurt in leap from bridge (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/216681.php
A man jumped off of bridge southeast of Downtown onto railroad tracks in a suicide attempt Monday morning, officials said.
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2007-12-18 Man killed in shootout had taken a hostage (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/216688.php
A man killed in a shootout Saturday had taken a hostage before violently confronting the residents of a South Side home where he was shot by one of the occupants, an official said.
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2007-12-18 Maricopa attorney to focus on entrant hiring in '08 (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/216674.php
PHOENIX — When Arizona's employer-sanctions law goes into effect Jan. 1, Maricopa County's top prosecutor will tell investigators to focus on businesses that hire illegal immigrants after the new year.
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2007-12-18 Mexicans' testimony against border agent won't be excluded (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/216676.php
TUCSON — A federal judge said Monday that he won't exclude eyewitnesses' testimony from the trial of a Border Patrol agent accused of fatally shooting an illegal immigrant near the border.
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2007-12-18 Minority And Women-Owned Business Enterprise Public Hearings (city)
http://www.tucsonaz.gov/hottopics/mwbehearings.html
The City of Tucson (COT) and Pima County Government (PCG) are conducting individual Disparity Studies to evaluate their contracting practices with Minority and Women-owned Business Enterprises (MWBE s).
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2007-12-18 Mother gets 10 days in jail after toddler takes morphine (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/216695.php
The mother of a young girl who nearly overdosed on morphine was sentenced to 10 days in jail Monday for lying to law enforcement about how her daughter found the pills.
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2007-12-18 Nevaeh makes top 20 of AZ girls' names (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/216669.php
PHOENIX — A name that was virtually unknown a decade ago has cracked the Top 20 list of the most popular for newborn girls in Arizona.
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2007-12-18 New council members to launch ideas (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/216689.php
Big new ideas and initiatives will be presented to the Tucson City Council today when its two newest members start trying to translate their idealistic visions from the campaign trail into council action.
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2007-12-18 Opera, Broadway show got same TCC dates (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/216651.php
You will have to wait until May to hear the cat's meow at the Tucson Music Hall.
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2007-12-18 Purse snatcher draws 90 days in jail (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/216678.php
Brent Robert Hampton briefly made a living off of snatching women's purses this summer, and Monday morning he paid the price for his actions.
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2007-12-18 Students of the week (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/216680.php
Age: Brittany is 16, and Chelsea is 14.
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2007-12-18 Subpoena is issued in UA slaying (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/216694.php
A Pima County Superior Court judge issued a subpoena Monday for MySpace and phone records in the murder case of Mia Henderson, a University of Arizona student who was stabbed to death in September.
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2007-12-18 Tear gas aimed at rock throwers hits Tijuana shacks (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/71742.php
SAN DIEGO — The Border Patrol says its agents were attacked nearly 1,000 times during a one-year period along the Mexican border, typically by assailants hurling rocks, bottles and bricks. Now the agency is responding with tear gas and powerful, pepper-spray weapons, including firing into Mexico.
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2007-12-18 Teen in stolen SUV damages Salvation Army soccer field (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/216667.php
A stolen sport utility vehicle careened through a chain-link fence on the North Side on Sunday afternoon, damaging a soccer field at the Salvation Army's Amphi Corps, a spokeswoman said.
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2007-12-18 Tucson Time Capsule : what to do if your nose tickles (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/216685.php
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2007-12-18 Tucson man gets life term in wife's slaying (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/71728.php
A Tucson man convicted of first-degree murder was sentenced Monday to life in prison with parole possible after 25 years for the Sept. 14, 2005, shooting death of his wife.
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2007-12-18 UA experts discuss Valley Fever at Science Café tonight (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/216698.php
Those looking to avoid the ubiquitous Christmas theme might consider a free presentation and discussion about Valley Fever at the latest Science Café, 6 to 8 tonight.
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2007-12-18 Utility work restricts stretch of Thornydale (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/71762.php
Watch for lane restrictions on Thornydale Road from near the Cañada del Oro Wash south to Horizon Hills Drive.
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2007-12-18 Vandal damages Salvation Army field (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/71783.php
The Salvation Army was already short of donations of toys, blankets and warm clothing, and Sunday the situation got worse.
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2007-12-18 Winterhaven horse death brings out the best in residents (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/71754.php
A horse that died while pulling a wagon during the debut of the Winterhaven Festival of Lights proved something big.
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2007-12-18 Your extra pennies can help needy families (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/71772.php
That spare change rattling around your pocket can help Tucson children this week.
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