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2011-02-06 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 06 2011\
Conservative Conundrum: Satisfying The Base Ain't Easy. Plus: Sarah Palin's Presidential Fortunes in AZ (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
Public Policy Polling does a survey that reveals why's it's so difficult to win by running to the left of an incumbent in a GOP primary:
Jon Kyl is one Republican Senator who doesn't appear to be at serious risk of a Tea Party challenge ... read more

2011-02-06 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 06 2011\
The scoop: 'Frank Show' host: Antics staged, but contract issues real (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

"The Frank Show" on KLPX 96.1-FM made for some particularly
entertaining radio Jan. 28, when host Frank Brinsley said he was
battling management over his contract.

2011-02-06 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 06 2011\
Neto's Tucson: Barber's storied career is cut short after stroke (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

Last Halloween, as he ... read more

2011-02-06 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 06 2011\
Deaths (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

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

2011-02-06 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 06 2011\
Josh Brodesky: Threats have become too much a way of life in our divided town (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

Let's be honest with ourselves. We were a divided and angry
community before this shooting, and we remain divided and angry
after it.

2011-02-06 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 06 2011\
Get involved (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

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

2011-02-06 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 06 2011\
Neighbors: Group sings to those at their 'thresholds' (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

They sing sweetly and ... read more

2011-02-06 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 06 2011\
Lottery (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

Drawings for Saturday, Feb. 5

2011-02-06 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 06 2011\
Crews restore major portion of gas service (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

Southwest Gas had restored its service for almost 8,300
customers in Tucson as of late Saturday, a company spokeswoman
said.

2011-02-06 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 06 2011\
Today's print exclusives: $240 million in road construction could be delayed, plus Greg Hansen and Bonnie Henry. (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

Pima County could delay up to $240 million in road construction
tied to the 20-year Regional Transportation Authority plan
indefinitely because County Administrator Chuck Huckelberry is
withholding $8

2011-02-06 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 06 2011\
Photo: Ensuring just the right fit (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

2011-02-06 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 06 2011\
A place in their hearts (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

Life for many Tucsonans ... read more

2011-02-06 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 06 2011\
Polarizing Dupnik weary of spotlight (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

Pima County Sheriff ... read more

2011-02-06 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 06 2011\
Here's how to tell when your gas service will be restored (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

Still without gas service?

2011-02-06 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 06 2011\
Fires damage two homes on Tucson's south side (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

Four people were displaced in two separate house fires Saturday
on the south side, authorities said.

2011-02-06 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 06 2011\
Gas back on for 8,300 homes; roughly 6,000 still waiting (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

 

2010-05-26 \Tucson\News\Daily\May 26 2010\
More Trouble for Minerals Management Service (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
The Wall Street Journal reports on more troubles for the Minerals Management ... read more

2010-05-26 \Tucson\News\Daily\May 26 2010\
Giffords: National Guard Troops Headed for Arizona Border (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords tells us that 1,200 National Guard troops will be deployed on the Arizona-Mexico border:U.S. Rep. Gabrielle Giffords today is announcing that the White House has finally agreed to her repeated requests to deploy ... read more

2009-09-10 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 10 2009\
Local duo help keep Iraq veteran and dog together (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/308397
Spc. Brian Barbour was so eager he thought he might cry when he laid eyes on his best friend for the first time since returning from Iraq.

2009-09-10 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 10 2009\
Major downtown merchant gets big City Council rent cut (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/308420
A new lease that will save a prominent downtown business owner nearly $100,000 in rent until 2015 was enthusiastically approved by the City Council on Wednesday.

2009-09-10 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 10 2009\
Commission votes to endorse cutting of 80-year-old tamarisks (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/308413
The Tucson-Pima County Historical Commission voted unanimously — albeit reluctantly —  Wednesday to endorse the removal of more than a dozen historic trees near the Manning House downtown.

2009-09-10 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 10 2009\
Astronomers' hopes high for spectrometer (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/308411
Now that the Hubble Space Telescope's new features have been declared a success, University of Arizona astronomers are "crossing our fingers" for a planned reboot of the Near Infrared Camera and Multi-Object Spectrometer (NICMOS), said astronomer Glenn ... read more

2009-09-10 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 10 2009\
PCC the scene for White House education forum (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/308417
More than 200 people told the White House their opinions about improving Hispanic education during meetings at Pima Community College on Wednesday.

2009-09-10 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 10 2009\
Scant fashion sense, tons of business savvy (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/308407
Spencer Block was never much of a fashionista.

2009-09-10 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 10 2009\
75% of AZ toddlers get recommended vaccination series (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/308416
PHOENIX — Three out of four Arizona toddlers are getting the full recommended series of vaccinations they need, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

2009-09-10 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 10 2009\
Marana man pleads guilty in 1990s child-sex case (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/308406
A 73-year-old Marana man who was arrested in November 2006 after three brothers told authorities he sexually abused them between 1996 and 1998 pleaded guilty to child molestation and attempted sexual assault Tuesday.

2009-09-10 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 10 2009\
Canyon to be in first national-park coins set (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/308425
The U.S. Mint announced Wednesday that it will produce a series of quarters highlighting America's national parks, one per state and territory, beginning next year. The Grand Canyon will be featured in the first set next year.

2009-09-10 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 10 2009\
Man, 37, found dead in north-side home (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/308423
Tucson police are investigating the slaying of a 37-year-old man who was found inside his north-side home Tuesday night.

2009-09-10 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 10 2009\
Radar van locations (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/308380
The city's police radar van is scheduled to snap photographs of speeders at these locations today, according to the Tucson Police Department:

2009-09-10 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 10 2009\
Supporter met with Forde on night of deaths (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/308418
The leading Internet supporter of Arivaca murder suspect Shawna Forde met with Forde soon after the killings occurred May 30, a key witness in the case said.

2009-09-10 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 10 2009\
Church to hold free help session for those affected by recession (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/308429
St. Cyril of Alexandria Catholic Church is scheduled tonight to hold a free help session for families and individuals affected by the economic downturn.

2009-09-10 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 10 2009\
Neighbors Briefs (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/308387

  
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2009-09-10 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 10 2009\
Motor City meets the Old Pueblo (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/308206
Nearly 700 people crowded into the ballroom Saturday at The Westin La Paloma Resort and Spa as Motown visited Tucson to celebrate 50 years of music.

2009-09-10 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 10 2009\
Kids, apply to attend all-day singing clinic (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/308177
This is music for everybody's ears.

2009-09-10 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 10 2009\
Calendar (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/308119
Book event

2009-09-10 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 10 2009\
School notes (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/308134
Chile fundraiser to raise money for scholarships

2009-09-10 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 10 2009\
Small area has big range of oil-change prices (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/308161
Oil-change services are a buyer's market these days.

2009-09-10 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 10 2009\
New Marana business gives students a workout in math (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/308292
Is your child frail in the area of fractions, anemic when it comes to algebra or nervous about numbers? Devi Paolillo opened a math learning center in Marana with your child in mind.

2009-09-10 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 10 2009\
Community notes (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/308146
Oro Valley

2009-09-10 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 10 2009\
Historical nonfiction author to give talks (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/308144
Imagine learning as an adult that your great-grandmother was once accused of murder.

2009-09-10 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 10 2009\
CALENDAR (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/308122
Book events

2009-09-10 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 10 2009\
Kids, apply to attend all-day singing clinic applications due Sat. (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/308162
This is music for everybody's ears.

2009-09-10 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 10 2009\
Life Out of Range : Hot news: Rural area gets pizza delivery (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/308148

  Here are a few excerpts from Star news assistant Joyce Bertschy's blog, "Life Out of Range." Read more online at go.azstarnet.com/lifeoutofrange.

2009-09-10 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 10 2009\
No work on this appreciation day (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/308200
A splash park, Hula-Hoops, jumping castles and dancing drew hundreds of people to the Tucson Jewish Community Center Monday for its annual Labor Day Member Appreciation Celebration.

2009-09-10 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 10 2009\
Motor City meets the Old Pueblo (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/308151
Nearly 700 people crowded into the ballroom Saturday at The Westin La Paloma Resort and Spa as Motown visited Tucson to celebrate 50 years of music.

2009-09-10 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 10 2009\
Marana: from town to city? (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/308116

  By Shelley Shelton

2009-09-10 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 10 2009\
Murals display seniors' artwork (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/308112
Just one look at the painting of New York City she's working on reminds Irene Elders of the many nights she spent dancing with her husband in the Big Apple.

2009-09-10 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 10 2009\
East-side roadwork upcoming (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/308111
A small army of designers, traffic engineers, public artists and project managers with the Tucson Department of Transportation lined the walls of the Sahuaro High School cafeteria last Thursday night.

2009-09-10 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 10 2009\
Early season heartbreaks, joy (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/308183
The second week of high school football season produced more losers than winners for east-side schools.

2009-09-10 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 10 2009\
You're never too old to get in shape (with slide show) (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/308182
Every Monday and Thursday, Phyllis Allan picks up her sister Toni Goudy from her east-side home so they can spend time together and get some exercise.

2009-09-10 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 10 2009\
'Little neighborhood that could' (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/308138
Over the past 10 years, about $20 million dollars has been poured into the financially distressed Flowing Wells neighborhood.

2009-09-10 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 10 2009\
No work on this appreciation day (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/308164
A splash park, Hula-Hoops, jumping castles and dancing drew hundreds of people to the Tucson Jewish Community Center Monday for its annual Labor Day Member Appreciation Celebration.

2009-09-10 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 10 2009\
Students' tees in stores now (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/308147
Folded neatly among the stacks of Arizona and Tucson T--shirts at local Walgreens are Melissa Davis's and Mike Templeton's futures.

2009-09-10 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 10 2009\
Community notes (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/308109
Eastside Democrats plan round-table discussion

2009-09-10 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 10 2009\
Police Reports (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/308022
1 A 2000 Ford Taurus was reported stolen at 7:03 a.m. Aug. 21 in the 8800 block of East Palisade Circle. The owner told deputies an ignition key was left under the driver's side floor mat. The stolen car was recovered at 1:40 p.m. in a nearby wash.

2009-09-10 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 10 2009\
Corrections (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/308378
  
    CORRECTION

2009-09-10 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 10 2009\
Matt's forecast (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/308389
Enough moisture will remain in place today and Friday for a continued chance of mainly afternoon and evening thunderstorms. Drier air will filter in over Southern Arizona as we continue into the weekend. Look for daytime highs to be in the mid-90s with ... read more

2008-12-26 \Tucson\News\Daily\Dec 26 2008\
Tucson trend arrives as Hispanic count rises (citizen-local) http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/10
Across the West the number of Spanish speakers is growing and so is the number of Spanish-language news media outlets to serve the booming Hispanic population. Except in Tucson.

2008-12-26 \Tucson\News\Daily\Dec 26 2008\
Thousands show up for the Salvation Army's annual Christmas feast (citizen-local) http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/10
For some Tucson families, such as the Morenos, Herbers and Gonzaleses, the Salvation Army's annual Christmas dinner Thursday was an extended-family event.

2008-12-26 \Tucson\News\Daily\Dec 26 2008\
Denogean: Performing vasectomy on lion is no easy task (citizen-local) http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/10
Tucson urologist Sheldon Marks had a lion of a patient earlier this month. No, really, the doctor had a lion for a patient.

2011-02-06 A place in their hearts (starnet-local)
http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_6351a6e4-3899-5c46-9543-f53d48ec1884.html

Life for many Tucsonans has begun slowly returning to normal
since the shock of the Jan. 8 shootings. But mail for the family of
9-year-old Christina-Taylor Green, the youngest victim of the
massacre,
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2011-02-06 Conservative Conundrum: Satisfying The Base Ain't Easy. Plus: Sarah Palin's Presidential Fortunes in AZ (weekly)
http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/archives/2011/02/05/conservative-conundrum-satisying-the-base-aint-easy-plus-sarah-palins-presidential-fortunes-in-az

        
        


Public Policy Polling does a survey that reveals why's it's so difficult to win by running to the left of an incumbent in a GOP primary:


Jon Kyl is one Republican Senator who doesn't appear to be at serious risk of a Tea Party challenge, but our polling about such a prospect says a lot about the Republican electorate the party's candidates have to contend with now.


Kyl is very popular with GOP primary voters in Arizona, 70% of whom approve of him to only 16% who disapprove.…
            

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2011-02-06 Crews restore major portion of gas service (starnet-local)
http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_24bb7ae9-d5cc-5d00-88fb-697e159a616f.html

Southwest Gas had restored its service for almost 8,300
customers in Tucson as of late Saturday, a company spokeswoman
said.

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2011-02-06 Deaths (starnet-local)
http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_8b51d77c-c97c-58cc-b959-c5d152d76e1f.html

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

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2011-02-06 Fires damage two homes on Tucson's south side (starnet-local)
http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_6c88cc9e-3191-11e0-b483-001cc4c002e0.html

Four people were displaced in two separate house fires Saturday
on the south side, authorities said.
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2011-02-06 Gas back on for 8,300 homes; roughly 6,000 still waiting (starnet-local)
http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_a634ded2-3151-11e0-9104-001cc4c03286.html

 

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2011-02-06 Get involved (starnet-local)
http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_596ca346-d2ce-5cd9-bc2e-03f37abdfa20.html

Browse hundreds of volunteer opportunities online at
www.volunteersoaz.org, the Volunteer Center of Southern Arizona's
website. For personalized assistance or more information on any of
the volunteer
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2011-02-06 Here's how to tell when your gas service will be restored (starnet-local)
http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_877ac1c4-31b4-11e0-961f-001cc4c03286.html

Still without gas service?

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2011-02-06 Josh Brodesky: Threats have become too much a way of life in our divided town (starnet-local)
http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_0cd7cd89-7bd9-5f70-ba47-7b4fa22a26f1.html

Let's be honest with ourselves. We were a divided and angry
community before this shooting, and we remain divided and angry
after it.

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2011-02-06 Lottery (starnet-local)
http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_3ee7f23a-ac64-5d2c-a8a5-fd047bceaa20.html

Drawings for Saturday, Feb. 5

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2011-02-06 Neighbors: Group sings to those at their 'thresholds' (starnet-local)
http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_11de5ed9-102f-5362-b7b7-d5a9805abb79.html

They sing sweetly and softly, and don't expect applause at the
end of a song.

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2011-02-06 Neto's Tucson: Barber's storied career is cut short after stroke (starnet-local)
http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_7f935915-cc8a-5466-8cb5-5db853b2d39f.html

Last Halloween, as he had for the previous nine years, Bob
Garcia donned his barber's garb and transformed himself into Edward
Scissorhands.

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2011-02-06 Photo: Ensuring just the right fit (starnet-local)
http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_9f657916-1213-5ffa-84e0-7710371d10df.html


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2011-02-06 Polarizing Dupnik weary of spotlight (starnet-local)
http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_35f01d18-7ee5-502c-8f9d-c994e73a9837.html

Pima County Sheriff Clarence Dupnik is a man of contradictions.
With the eyes of the nation upon him as the Jan. 8 shooting tragedy
unfolded, he planted himself firmly in the spotlight when he called

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2011-02-06 The scoop: 'Frank Show' host: Antics staged, but contract issues real (starnet-local)
http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_cfbac9d9-983e-5546-8877-b54504b272c2.html

"The Frank Show" on KLPX 96.1-FM made for some particularly
entertaining radio Jan. 28, when host Frank Brinsley said he was
battling management over his contract.

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2011-02-06 Today's print exclusives: $240 million in road construction could be delayed, plus Greg Hansen and Bonnie Henry. (starnet-local)
http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_9585e7c8-e1e5-52df-9d80-de90b3f371d5.html

Pima County could delay up to $240 million in road construction
tied to the 20-year Regional Transportation Authority plan
indefinitely because County Administrator Chuck Huckelberry is
withholding $8
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