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2010-11-16 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 16 2010\
Pearce: 'There Was No Deal Cut' (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
But it was Sen. Russell Pearce's talk of refusing millions in federal funds to pay for the AHCCCS program that provides health care for a million folks in Arizona that rightfully drew the ire of MSNBC's Ed Schultz:

Can you blame him ... read more

2010-11-16 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 16 2010\
Tonight at the Loft Film Festival (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        While you may have missed Griffin Dunne and the Heavy Metal Parking Lot guys, there's still a lot of film left in the canisters at the Loft this week, as their film festival runs through Thursday.
Tonight, there are two movies on the ... read more

2010-11-16 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 16 2010\
Finally, the Deliciousness of Pie Comes to the Proximity of My Desk (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        One of the worst things about having to go to a job everyday and sit at a desk is that you can't just make yourself a pie when the mood strikes.
One of the worst things about pie is that you can't just magically have a pie when you ... read more

2010-11-16 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 16 2010\
Mike Huckabee is Coming to Town! (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        This isn’t happening until next week, but I thought I’d give everyone a chance to run out and buy all of Mike Huckabee’s children's books so he can sign them when he comes to town next Friday.
You should just be clawing ... read more

2010-11-16 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 16 2010\
Empire Pizza and Pub Now Serves Beer (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        Empire Pizza and Pub has received its liquor license and can now properly fulfill the “pub” portion of its name. The restaurant is situated in a narrow space at 137 E. Congress St. and serves East Coast-style pizza, salads ... read more

2010-11-16 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 16 2010\
What I Did This Weekend: Arizona Opera's "Carmen" (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        As someone in their 30s who spends more time at indie-rock shows than at the sort of cultural events where you have to dress up, when I told people I was going to the opera on Saturday night, the reactions were generally varying plays ... read more

2009-06-20 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jun 20 2009\
Man, 19, arrested in beating death (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/297868
Seven-year-old Rhia Almeida spent Thursday in summer school at Ajo Elementary, preparing for the second grade in the fall.

2009-06-20 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jun 20 2009\
Spring training evidently near end (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/297865
The Colorado Rockies and the Arizona Diamondbacks notified the city and county that next season will be their last in Tucson, making it more likely fans will have to drive to the Phoenix area to get their spring-training baseball fix.

2009-06-20 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jun 20 2009\
Tucson woman to honor mate's Navy service in burial at sea (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/297854
For the past month, Emma Ramirez has been sleeping with her late husband.

2009-06-20 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jun 20 2009\
UA lags in money made off its innovations (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/297800
FLAGSTAFF — While the University of Arizona's research funding is on par with its peers, the institution lags others when it comes to making money from innovations developed on campus, according to a report presented to regents Friday.

2009-06-20 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jun 20 2009\
Incoming president of regents aims to cut students' costs (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/297801
FLAGSTAFF — The state's three universities can take some immediate steps to lower costs for students and produce graduates more efficiently, the incoming president of the Arizona Board of Regents said Friday.

2009-06-20 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jun 20 2009\
E-firm's goal: spread literacy (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/297793
Tucked inside a corner on the ninth floor of the 17-story business tower at 5151 E. Broadway is a five-member corporation that aims to spread literacy via the iPhone.

2009-06-20 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jun 20 2009\
Search for a church leads newcomer to create Web directory (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/297847
Barney Hilton Murray expected it would take time to adjust to a new city, but he never imagined finding a church would be the hardest part.

2009-06-20 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jun 20 2009\
Ben's Bells : Nurse shows compassion to patients, co-workers alike (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/297841
The recipient of this week's Ben's Bell is Terri Wheeler, a nurse who impresses colleagues and patients alike with her caring, compassionate and helpful attitude.

2009-06-20 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jun 20 2009\
Radar van locations (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/297797
The city's police radar van is scheduled to snap photographs of speeders at these locations this weekend, according to the Tucson Police  Department:

2009-06-20 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jun 20 2009\
Sells man, 19, is indicted in burglary, sexual assault (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/297858
A Sells man is accused of breaking into a home in February and attacking a woman, according to a U.S. Attorney's Office press release.

2009-06-20 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jun 20 2009\
Police probe string of similar drugstore robberies (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/297867
Tucson police are investigating a string of armed robberies in which the robbers made store employees lie on the floor and stole money out of each store's safe, authorities said.

2009-06-20 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jun 20 2009\
Following a lifelong love of pigeons (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/297862
When Marco Palomares was a teen in his hometown of Morelia, Michoacan, a friend gave him two racing pigeons. His heart skipped a beat. The teen's delight was short-lived because his father made him return the birds.

2009-06-20 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jun 20 2009\
MDA: Flu ends remaining summer camps (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/297851
The Muscular Dystrophy Association announced Friday that it will cancel all of its remaining summer camps after the organization learned of 11 confirmed cases of swine flu among participants around the country, officials said.

2009-06-20 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jun 20 2009\
Blood donations (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/297848
The American Red Cross will be seeking blood donors at these times and places next week. To schedule an appointment, call 1-800-448-3543.

2009-06-20 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jun 20 2009\
20 regional nonprofits sharing $442K in grants (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/297804
Even in the monsoon of misery the economic downturn has brought Tucson nonprofit organizations, there are rays of sunshine. This month, the Community Foundation for Southern Arizona is funding $442,000 in grants to 20 regional nonprofits through the Economic ... read more

2009-06-20 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jun 20 2009\
Get involved (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/297794
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.

2009-06-20 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jun 20 2009\
Clothing drive to be held today to help adoptive, foster families (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/297844
A local business and an organization that supports adoptive and foster parents will launch a clothing drive to help parents who take care of those children.

2009-06-20 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jun 20 2009\
Jeff's forecast (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/297826
Much drier weather is expected today, although we could see a few storms pop up in the mountains. High pressure will begin to slide toward Mexico, which will heat us up into the 100s next week. It also will tap into moisture from the Gulf of Mexico, which ... read more

2008-10-03 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 03 2008\
Cops charge 3 in 4 Tucson cab holdups; 4th suspect sought (citizen-local) http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/98
Tucson police have arrested three of four suspects in          connection with five recent armed robberies targeting taxi drivers.

2008-10-03 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 03 2008\
Denogean: Tucsonan opens doors of life in book (citizen-local) http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/98
The Beijing of Tucsonan Chi Newman's memories "is like no other place in the world." Though it's been six decades since Newman called China home, she remembers vividly the details of a charmed childhood.

2008-10-03 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 03 2008\
More Mars tours scheduled at Tucson Science Operations Center (citizen-local) http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/98
The Phoenix Mars Lander mission's Tucson Science Operations Center is being opened up for three more days of free public tours beginning Saturday.

2008-10-03 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 03 2008\
LaWall's raises more than Roach, but he outspends her in race for county attorney (citizen-local) http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/98
Incumbent Pima County Attorney Barbara LaWall's fundraising efforts have surpassed those of her challengers.

2008-10-03 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 03 2008\
Backers of gay marriage ban raise $6.9 million to foes' $355,000 (citizen-local) http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/98
PHOENIX - Supporters of a measure that would alter Arizona's constitution to ban gay marriage have outraised opponents by millions of dollars.

2008-10-03 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 03 2008\
Former store owner opposes Bronson in District 3 county supervisor race (citizen-local) http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/98
Republicans would take control of the Pima County Board of Supervisors for the first time since 1996 if challenger Barney Brenner beats three-time incumbent Democrat Sharon Bronson on Nov. 4.

2008-10-03 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 03 2008\
Under the Stars talk to focus on Mars Lander (citizen-local) http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/98
Pima Community College's annual Lecture Under the Stars series begins Oct. 9 with an update on recent findings from the Phoenix Mars Lander mission.

2008-10-03 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 03 2008\
Women's group hosting 'Space for Peace' event (citizen-local) http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/98
The Women's International League for Peace and Freedom is presenting a discussion called "Keep Space for Peace."

2008-10-03 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 03 2008\
Voters in rural Arizona to vote on unifying school districts (citizen-local) http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/98
STANFIELD - Olivia Rodriguez graduated from Stanfield Elementary School in this farming and ranching community. Her four sons graduated from the school. Now three of her grandchildren go there.

2008-10-03 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 03 2008\
Separation surgery looks promising for Kingman twins (citizen-local) http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/98
The conjoined twins born in Phoenix this summer are growing healthy and strong.

2008-10-03 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 03 2008\
Bronson tops Brenner in fundraising (citizen-local) http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/98
Incumbent Democratic Supervisor Sharon Bronson has far more money going into the Nov. 4 election race for the District 3 seat on the Pima County Board of Supervisors than does Republican challenger Barney Brenner.

2008-10-03 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 03 2008\
Court overturns Tucson murder conviction; judge didn't let man represent himself (citizen-local) http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/98
The Arizona Court of Appeals on Thursday threw out a second-degree murder conviction of a Tucson man and ordered a new trial, saying the judge erred in not letting the accused defend himself.

2008-10-03 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 03 2008\
Palo Verde nuke plant handled heat for 100 days (citizen-local) http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/98
The Palo Verde Nuclear Generating Station had all three of its reactors cranking out power for 100 continuous days this summer before an outage Sept. 16. It's the first time since 2003 the plant had such a long run.

2008-10-03 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 03 2008\
3 Texans guilty in Grand Canyon wildfire case (citizen-local) http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/98
FLAGSTAFF - Three young Texas residents accused of accidentally starting a 2,000-acre wildfire near the Grand Canyon in April have pleaded guilty to leaving a campfire unattended.

2008-10-03 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 03 2008\
Deaths (citizen-local) http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/98
Compiled by Daniela Vizcarra. For information, call 573-4561

2008-10-03 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 03 2008\
Vick case generates youth’s interest in dogfighting (citizen-local) http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/98
The vast majority of dogfighters are not rich and famous like former football star Michael Vick or as organized as the pit masters who schedule high-stakes blood battles that rake in thousands of dollars a night.

2008-10-03 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 03 2008\
Fashion fundraiser for education is off the hook (citizen-local) http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/98
You'll look smashing in Kate Walsh's $1,000 original Nicole Miller frock at your next shindig.

2008-10-03 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 03 2008\
Fearing cartels, O'odham move tribal pilgrims out of Sonora (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/260576
Tohono O'odham leaders began transporting tribe members making a religious pilgrimage out of Sonora on Thursday because of concerns for their safety and urged other members not to enter the violence-plagued area.

2008-10-03 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 03 2008\
Internal auditor proposed for TUSD (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/260526
In an effort to make the Tucson Unified School District more accountable for its finances, an outside audit committee has recommended that the district begin accepting anonymous whistleblower complaints and hire an internal auditor to bulldog its spending ... read more

2008-10-03 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 03 2008\
Calif. man found dead at ranch might have been delusional (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/260559
A California man found dead on a ranch southwest of Tucson last month along with two others may have been delusional and possibly showed signs of mental instability before the shootout, an official said Thursday.

2008-10-03 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 03 2008\
Incumbents Bronson, LaWall lead fundraising (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/260543
Pima County Supervisor Sharon Bronson heads into the last month of the election season with a 3-1 fundraising advantage over Republican challenger Barney Brenner.

2008-10-03 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 03 2008\
Ex-VA hospital official pleads guilty to fraud (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/260533
A former clinical director at Tucson's veterans hospital pleaded guilty on Thursday to embezzling more than $365,000 from the hospital between 2002 and 2006.

2008-10-03 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 03 2008\
Some ads misleading in Bee-Giffords race (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/260532
Congressional opponents Tim Bee and Gabrielle Giffords, as well as national Democrats, are trying to seed public opinion in the final month of their Southern Arizona race with competing television ads.

2008-10-03 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 03 2008\
Three arrested in six-day crime spree (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/260546
A crime spree that involved the armed robberies of five cabdrivers and a home invasion in only six days has apparently come to an end with the arrests of three people.

2008-10-03 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 03 2008\
Students learn the power of the vote (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/260569
Better you don't tell these kids their votes don't count.

2008-10-03 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 03 2008\
'Our sister on dialysis' is getting better (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/259564
Elizabeth "Ann" Fortune-Gamble is on stage singing messages of hope, joy and miracles. Her soprano voice belts out the words as she performs with the Gospel Music Workshop of America's Tucson chapter.

2008-10-03 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 03 2008\
More resources (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/259563
The Arizona Kidney Foundation recently kicked off a $2 million statewide campaign to raise awareness about kidney disease.

2008-10-03 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 03 2008\
A strong will to live propels him forward (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/259556
Dermatologist Dr. John Moseley goes to work on Dennis Pickard's body, holding a canister of liquid nitrogen.

2008-10-03 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 03 2008\
Faith, family keep her going (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/259549
On a clear morning in May,  Imelda Easton feels energized and strong. She's driving to Ash Canyon in the Huachuca Mountains, just south of Sierra Vista.

2008-10-03 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 03 2008\
'I've had my share of troubles' (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/259545
At times death rears its head during Alfredo Lucero's dialysis treatments. But Alfredo is not ready to die.

2008-10-03 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 03 2008\
Family finds woman dead (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/260554
A 57-year-old woman was found dead inside her Corona de Tucson home late Thursday morning by her family after they returned from a vacation, authorities said.

2008-10-03 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 03 2008\
Neighbors roundup (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/260495

  
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2008-10-03 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 03 2008\
Wiring cited as source of fire at home in Catalina Foothills (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/260570
A house fire in the Catalina Foothills that caused extensive damage Thursday was deemed an electrical fire, authorities said.

2008-10-03 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 03 2008\
Police radar locales today (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/260565
The city's police radar van is scheduled to snap photos of speeders at these locations today, according to the Tucson Police Department's Web site:

2008-10-03 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 03 2008\
Voter registration event Saturday (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/260564
The Pima County recorder's voter registration office will be open Saturday to assist voters with registering to vote before the deadline Monday.

2008-10-03 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 03 2008\
Man to get prison in slaying (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/260561
A 22-year-old Tucson man is facing between four and eight years in prison after pleading guilty Thursday to negligent homicide.

2007-12-30 2 recent firsts mark revival of UMC's transplant team (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/218431.php
Somewhere in the Southwest in the weeks before Christmas, a small child and a grown woman died.
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2007-12-30 2007: The year in pictures (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/218068.php
We shared the nation's pain and its problems even as we participated in its promise in 2007.
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2007-12-30 Bassist took a step forward with a migration in reverse (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/218364.php
Larry Lee Lerma made a reverse migration for a musician.
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2007-12-30 Deaths (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/218429.php

  The deceased are from Tucson unless otherwise noted. Occupations are stated when available.
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2007-12-30 Ex-legislator dies in 3-car crash (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/218453.php
SCOTTSDALE — A former state legislator was killed in a three-vehicle crash here Friday and two drivers were arrested in connection with the accident, authorities said.
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2007-12-30 GOP, governor argue over who would head state National Guard (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/218450.php
PHOENIX — Senate Republicans and the Governor's Office are in a dispute over the Arizona National Guard's boss and when his term expires.
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2007-12-30 Homicide rate same; gang killings fall (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/218435.php
The homicide rate in the Tucson area remained steady this year with 83 slayings recorded through Saturday, even though Tucson police say gang killings declined by more than 50 percent.
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2007-12-30 Horne done with ethnic- studies look (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/218367.php
Arizona's education czar has quietly concluded his inspection of the ethnic-studies department of Tucson's largest school district without action.
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2007-12-30 Jimmy's forecast (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/218406.php
We are going to start the new year out on a pretty good note and leave a lot of this cold weather behind us. High pressure will start building today over the Southwest and drive temperatures up to normal and beyond beginning Monday. I expect afternoon highs into the 70s by next weekend.
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2007-12-30 Musician found it easier to 'find a niche' in Tucson (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/218369.php
A little embarrassed, guitarist and music instructor Tristan Owner acknowledges that his first exposure to Tucson came about because of Y2K fears.
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2007-12-30 New Year's Eve party hosts are urged to heed law (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/218447.php
Hosting a New Year's Eve party is about more than the midnight countdown.
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2007-12-30 Opinion by Bonnie Henry: After all is added up, I'd never leave here (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/218422.php
One million. Imagine. A little more than a year ago, greater Tucson's population surged past the 1 million mark.
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2007-12-30 Phoenix's light rail to help clear big events (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/218444.php
Some of the biggest events in the Phoenix area are known as much for the crush of slow-moving people, cars and shuttle buses as they are for the actual event.
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2007-12-30 Plan limits babies' rights to citizenship (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/218441.php
PHOENIX — The architect of Arizona's new employer sanctions law, which takes effect Tuesday, is crafting a series of new measures aimed at people who entered the U.S. illegally.
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2007-12-30 Plan your week around restrictions related to I-10 work (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/218434.php
It may soon be a new year, but for  I-10 it'll just be the same old song (there's not even a different beat).
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2007-12-30 Scientists scared off border (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/218446.php
PHOENIX — Biologist Karen Krebbs used to study bats in Organ Pipe Cactus National Monument on the Arizona-Mexico border. Then, she got tired of dodging drug smugglers all night.
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2007-12-30 Services affected by new year's holiday (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/218421.php
  
    Services affected by new year's holiday
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2007-12-30 Slide shows give victims their voice (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/218417.php
Ask Debbie Castro about her late son, Joey, and the words just flow.
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2007-12-30 State minimum wage going up to $6.90 (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/218452.php
PHOENIX — Minimum wage workers in Arizona are set to get a raise starting Tuesday.
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2007-12-30 The Way Home (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/218432.php
Tony and Paul are 8-year-old identical twins — and best friends.
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2007-12-30 Tucson Time Capsule : Church found new life as a bar (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/218392.php
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2007-12-30 Venue in bias dispute now is gay club (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/218425.php
Anderson's Fifth Estate, which had a 25-year run as a downtown Scottsdale nightclub and was most recently known for its ban on transgendered patrons, is now a gay dance club.
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