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2011-03-31 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 31 2011\
Soundbites (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/sound

        
        
        Props; Special-event mania!; Finishing touches; Short takes; On the bandwagon
            by Stephen Seigel
            PROPS To begin, I'd like to offer a quick shout-out to the illustrious Gene Armstrong, who filled this column ... read more

2011-03-31 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 31 2011\
Flame On (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/flame

        
        
        This new book relates Burning Man's fiery conflicts, collaborations
            by Jarret Keene
            More than any other book about Burning Man—the annual art show-cum-rave event that takes place in the Black Rock ... read more

2011-03-31 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 31 2011\
Police Dispatch (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/polic

        
        
        Dinner and detainment; Blood is thicker than vodka
            by Anna Mirocha
            DINNER AND DETAINMENT WEST INA ROAD…
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2011-03-31 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 31 2011\
Downing (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/downi

        
        
        Shocking secrets of Internet marketing revealed!
            by Renée Downing
            What is it with the Internet and belly fat? When I finally got my lazy tush onto Facebook and Twitter last year—the kids ... read more

2011-03-31 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 31 2011\
Various Artists: Sofrito: Tropical Discotheque (Strut) (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/vario

        
        
        by Carl Hanni
            The Sofrito collective started by throwing an ongoing series of dance parties in warehouses, lofts and other marginal spaces in East London in 2005. Now more of a global affair, they've put their main ... read more

2011-03-31 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 31 2011\
Now Showing at Home (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/now-s

        
        
        Excalibur (Blu-ray); Yogi Bear (Blu-ray); TRON: Legacy (Two-Disc Blu-ray/DVD Combo)
            by Bob Grimm
            Excalibur (Blu-ray) WARNER…
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2011-03-31 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 31 2011\
T Q&A (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/t-qan

        
        
        Ricci Silberman
            by Mari Herreras
            When Ricci Silberman first heard about the organization Grounds for Health and its mission to curb cervical cancer in coffee-growing communities in Mexico, Nicaragua and ... read more

2011-03-31 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 31 2011\
Media Watch (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/media

        
        
        Vinzetta connects with birth family after 20-year search
            by John Schuster
            VINZETTA CONNECTS WITH BIRTH FAMILY AFTER 20-YEAR SEARCH William "Vinnie" Vinzetta is the personable sports director at KMSB Channel ... read more

2011-03-31 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 31 2011\
Random Shots (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/rando

        
        
        
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2011-03-31 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 31 2011\
Top Ten in Music (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/top-t

        
        
        Toxic Ranch Records' top sales for the week ending March 25, 2011
            
            Toxic Ranch Records' top sales for the week ending March 25, 2011 1.…
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2011-03-31 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 31 2011\
Top Ten in Books (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/top-t

        
        
        Antigone Books' best-sellers for the week ending March 25, 2011
            
            Antigone Books' best-sellers for the week ending March 25, 2011 1.…
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2011-03-31 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 31 2011\
Weekly Wide Web (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/weekl

        
        
        Mr. Editor, Tear Down This Paywall!; The week on The Range; Comment of the week; Best of WWW; and more!
            by Dan Gibson
            As I'm writing this, the last minutes of totally free online browsing of The New York ... read more

2011-03-31 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 31 2011\
Mailbag (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/mailb

        
        
        Don't Rant About Politicians; Rant About the People Who Elected Them; Planned Parenthood Actually Keeps the Number of Abortions Down; Drink Australian Wine; Ignore Bitter 'Bon Appetit' Ex-Editors; Boegle's Reviews Have Been ... read more

2011-03-31 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 31 2011\
... And You Will Know Us by the Trail of Dead: Tao of the Dead (Richter Scale/Superball) (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/and-y

        
        
        by Mike Prevatt
            Everything about ... And You Will Know Us by the Trail of Dead has always been over the top.…
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2011-03-31 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 31 2011\
Devilish Details (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/devil

        
        
        Tucson favorite Elle shows hints of greatness in its new incarnation—but service and execution disappoint
            by Jacqueline Kuder
            The new crop of Tucson restaurants seems to trend toward reinventing ... read more

2011-03-31 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 31 2011\
Passing of the Torch (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/passi

        
        
        'Trying' at Live Theatre Workshop takes a gentle look at generational friction
            by Nathan Christensen
            The Rosetta Stone was engraved in three ancient languages in 196 B.C., but the very first line of the ... read more

2011-03-31 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 31 2011\
Mixed Messages (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/mixed

        
        
        Relentless federal officials question medical marijuana at airports and Border Patrol checkpoints
            by Tim Vanderpool
            Lt. Tim Taylor, of the Tucson Airport Authority, works in a no-man's land, caught between ... read more

2011-03-31 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 31 2011\
Time to Celebrate (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/time-

        
        
        by Jimmy Boegle
            Holy crap! April is pretty much here.…
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2011-03-31 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 31 2011\
Nine Questions (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/nine-

        
        
        Michelle Haller
            by Kristine Peashock
            A Tucson resident for more than 20 years, Michelle Haller was one of the original recipients of the Club Congress VIP card, and the second waitress hired at Café ... read more

2011-03-31 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 31 2011\
Eight Minutes (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/eight

        
        
        Jake Gyllenhaal and the director of 'Moon' team up to make a thrilling action pic
            by Colin Boyd
            Colter Stevens believes he's on a combat mission in Afghanistan. Then he wakes up on a commuter train, sitting ... read more

2011-03-31 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 31 2011\
Being Baldenegro (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/being

        
        
        For these Tucsonans, fighting for Chicano rights is all in the family
            by Mari Herreras
            When Salomón Baldenegro Jr. and his younger brother were little boys, their mother and father took them to ... read more

2011-03-31 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 31 2011\
Guest Commentary (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/guest

        
        
        The Cactus Drive-In may soon be reborn in Tucson
            by Ryn Gargulinski
            The destruction of the longstanding DeAnza Drive-In in April of last year left yet another hole in the Tucson landscape, a hole frequently ... read more

2011-03-31 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 31 2011\
¡Ask a Mexican! (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/ask-a

        
        
        by Gustavo Arellano
            Dear Readers: Rather than punking ustedes with an April Fools' prank, I give you the cruelest joke of all—ex-congressman and eternal Know Nothing Tom Tancredo! In return for him graciously ... read more

2011-03-31 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 31 2011\
Noshing Around (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/noshi

        
        
        New: Jasper Neighborhood Restaurant and Bar; Southern Cooking; New: Choice Greens Express; A Shout-Out to Janos; Noshing Notes
            by Adam Borowitz
            New: Jasper Neighborhood Restaurant and Bar The former Jasper ... read more

2011-03-31 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 31 2011\
Too Many Missteps (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/too-m

        
        
        Winding Road's take on the late Lanford Wilson's 'Fifth of July' lacks direction and vision
            by Sherilyn Forrester
            Celebrated American playwright Lanford Wilson died last Thursday, March 24, in New Jersey ... read more

2011-03-31 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 31 2011\
Corrections (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

• An editorial on A13 Wednesday, "Seniors' housing project good
idea but lacks details," incorrectly characterized City Manager
Mike Letcher's role in a development deal involving Gadsden Co

2011-03-31 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 31 2011\
AZ has lowest cancer rates in nation, 2 agencies report (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

Arizona might be struggling with political firestorms, flagging
budgets and stubborn unemployment figures, but on a more positive
note, we appear to have the lowest rates of cancer in the
nation.

2011-03-31 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 31 2011\
Josh Brodesky: El Con Barber plans to move forward as 47-year-relationship with mall ends (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

Even in this hollowed ... read more

2011-03-31 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 31 2011\
Prom dresses await girls who need them (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

If you need a prom dress but don't have the funds for one,
Cinderella's Closet can help.

2011-03-31 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 31 2011\
Census wants to know your interests in wildlife (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

The U.S. Census Bureau ... read more

2011-03-31 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 31 2011\
Mental illness is focus of fundraiser focuses on mental illness (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

A heightened focus on mental illness after the Jan. 8 Tucson
shooting massacre is expected to fuel a large turnout at a local
fundraising walk Saturday.

2011-03-31 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 31 2011\
Lottery (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

Drawings for Wednesday, March 30

2011-03-31 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 31 2011\
Crank up A/C: Heat is en route (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

News flash: It's hot ... read more

2011-03-31 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 31 2011\
Man hit by car on Tucson's west side (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

A man suffered life-threatening injuries late Wednesday
afternoon when he was hit by a car at near a west side
intersection, police said.

2011-03-31 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 31 2011\
Tucson boy burned playing with a lighter (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

A 7-year-old boy was taken to the hospital Wednesday afternoon
with serious injuries after he was burned while playing with a
lighter, authorities said.

2011-03-31 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 31 2011\
Pima County Jail inmate dies after swallowing baggie (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

An inmate facing drug ... read more

2010-07-18 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 18 2010\
Shameless Self Promotion: 'Weekly' Takes Home Three Altweekly Awards (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        The Tucson Weekly won three awards in the Association of Alternative Newsweeklies' 2010 Altweekly Awards. The results were announced Friday, July 17, at the AAN annual convention.
Weekly art director Adam Kurtz nabbed top honors in the editorial ... read more

2010-07-18 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 18 2010\
Tucson's Everyday People: Spiritual Confirmation with Eddie Gallego (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        Spiritual Confirmation with Eddie GallegoBy Blair Kurland
This final piece of video gives proof, if you choose to believe it, to the existence of the unearthly visitors.

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2010-07-18 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 18 2010\
Political Events (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

• July 19. David Bradley, a candidate for Arizona Corporation
Commission, will be the guest speaker at the Democrats of Greater
Tucson luncheon, noon at the Dragon View Restaurant, 400 N. Bonita
Ave

2010-07-18 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 18 2010\
Blood donations (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

The American Red Cross will be seeking blood donors at these
times and places. To schedule your appointment, call
1-800-733-2767.

2010-07-18 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 18 2010\
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 voluntee

2010-07-18 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 18 2010\
Congress can help American Dream become reality for many Hispanics (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

Carlos Ivan Martinez still has a dream. His dream of many years
is that some day, hopefully soon, thousands of deserving young
people will be able to continue their college education.

2010-07-18 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 18 2010\
Neighborhood Briefs (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

foothills

2010-07-18 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 18 2010\
Wanted: Folks to talk up city’s birthday (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

Tucson’s Birthday Ambassadors are seeking volunteers to help promote the Old Pueblo’s founding 235 years ago.

2010-07-18 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 18 2010\
RTA crisis may wipe out 25% of projects (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

The 4-year-old Regional ... read more

2010-07-18 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 18 2010\
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

2010-07-18 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 18 2010\
Lottery (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

Drawings for Saturday, July 17

2010-07-18 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 18 2010\
Fundraiser to help autism programs (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

With summer in full ... read more

2009-11-04 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 04 2009\
Prosecutors to again seek death for convicted killer (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/316095
It's been more than 25 years since James Wallace called the Tucson Police Department and begged to be arrested for murdering his girlfriend and her two children, and yet his punishment is still undecided.

2009-11-04 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 04 2009\
Court-martial opens for senior airman (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/316118
Air Force personnel "scattered like cockroaches" when deputies were called to a rowdy house party on Tucson's south side that left one airman dead and another accused of his murder, a military jury heard Tuesday.

2009-11-04 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 04 2009\
Radar van locations (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/316061
The city's police radar van is scheduled to snap photographs of speeders at these locations today, according to the Tucson Police Department:

2009-11-04 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 04 2009\
Last of 5 men admit role in home invasions (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/316083
The last of five men accused of storming into two homes looking for marijuana is facing up to 56 1/4 years in prison after pleading guilty Tuesday to first-degree burglary and five counts of aggravated assault with a deadly weapon.

2009-11-04 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 04 2009\
Jimmy's forecast (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/316092
After a record high Tuesday, I am anticipating another today and close to another record Thursday. After the weekend, a trough of low pressure will move into our area, pulling the temperatures back down to normal levels. Daytime highs will drop into the ... read more

2009-11-04 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 04 2009\
Trasoff, Uhlich in tight races (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/316149
The Democrats are poised to retain control of City Hall in the face of vigorous Republican challenges that threatened to knock off high-profile incumbents on the City Council.

2009-11-04 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 04 2009\
Police, fire mandate fails (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/316147
City voters overwhelmingly rejected Proposition 200, the once hotly debated public safety initiative that would have required mandatory minimum staffing levels for the Tucson Police Department at significant taxpayer expense.

2009-11-04 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 04 2009\
In school districts, bonds doing well; budget overrides mostly rejected (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/316148
Voters appeared to reject most budget overrides but to favor  bond issues in six Tucson-area school districts.

2009-11-04 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 04 2009\
Voters deny TUSD extra funds (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/316146
In what Tucson Unified School District Superintendent Elizabeth Celania-Fagen called "a setback for students," both of the district's proposed budget overrides went down to crashing defeats Tuesday.

2009-11-04 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 04 2009\
Tucson-area election results (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/316144
City of Tucson

2009-11-04 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 04 2009\
Pima hires ex-City Manager Hein (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/316067
Former Tucson City Manager Mike Hein has been hired to head the county Office of Emergency Management and Homeland Security.

2009-11-04 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 04 2009\
Employer-sanctions foes heartened by US scrutiny (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/316059
PHOENIX — One of the key attorneys fighting Arizona's employer-sanctions law is hoping the Obama administration keeps politics out of its legal opinions.

2009-02-18 30 with Earth First! protest proposed mine in Santa Ritas (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/110326.php
Some 30 protesters with Chuk'shon Earth First! gathered Tuesday morning outside the Federal Building downtown to protest the proposed Rosemont Mine in the Santa Rita Mountains.
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2009-02-18 About 30 protest planned Rosemont mine (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/280733.php
About 30 protesters gathered Downtown Tuesday morning to demonstrate against development of the Rosemont mine.
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2009-02-18 Agency aiding kids slashes staff (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/280731.php
An agency that helps at-risk families in Tucson and across Arizona laid off 63 employees Tuesday, a loss that cuts deeply into a program that helps protect newborn babies.
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2009-02-18 Arizona DES announces more service reductions (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/110345.php
PHOENIX —  The state Department of Economic Security on Tuesday announced new reductions in social programs and services in response to recent budget cuts, including moves affecting foster families and the developmentally disabled.
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2009-02-18 Arizona treasurer: Tax refund checks 'will be good' (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/110336.php
PHOENIX — Arizona State Treasurer Dean Martin on Tuesday offered reassurances that state tax refund checks "will be good" despite the state's budget problems.
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2009-02-18 Bills would ease vets' financial burdens (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/110332.php
With nearly 600,000 veterans living in Arizona, state legislators have introduced a series of bills that would help current and former members of the military in Arizona.
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2009-02-18 Brewer names ex-ACC commissioner to run lottery (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/110329.php
PHOENIX - New Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer has appointed fellow Republican Jeff Hatch-Miller as the director of the Arizona Lottery.
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2009-02-18 Brewer's tax silence irks some lawmakers (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/280721.php
PHOENIX — It's been pretty typical over the past six years for legislative Republicans to complain about a lack of communication with the Governor's Office.
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2009-02-18 Brother, associate of slain man get 7.5 years in prison (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/280703.php
Two of three men who pleaded guilty to attempted armed burglary in connection with a fatal home invasion were sentenced to 7.5 years in prison Tuesday.
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2009-02-18 Community calendar (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/280697.php

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2009-02-18 Deal for alleged killer, 9, rides on his grasp of issue (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/110350.php
FLAGSTAFF - A hearing to determine whether a 9-year-old St. Johns boy charged in the deaths of his father and another man is fit to stand trial likely will be vacated if the boy accepts a plea deal offered in the case.
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2009-02-18 Dealers disappointed in gem show business (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/280671.php
Organizers say attendance at the Tucson Gem & Mineral Show was up slightly this year, but dealers there and at other venues around town reported lukewarm sales as everything wrapped up.
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2009-02-18 Deaths (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/280711.php
The deceased are from Tucson unless otherwise noted. Occupations are stated when available.
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2009-02-18 Ex-border agents who shot smuggler released from prison (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/110344.php
DALLAS - Two former Border Patrol agents convicted of shooting a fleeing drug smuggler and trying to cover it up were released from prison Tuesday, about a month after former President George W. Bush commuted their prison sentences.
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2009-02-18 Ex-teacher gets 2 life terms in deaths (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/280719.php
Former teacher and real estate agent Netzahualcoyotl Ramos was sentenced to two consecutive life sentences Tuesday afternoon in the drug-related deaths of two Tucson men.
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2009-02-18 Expert: AZ in climate-change bull's-eye (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/280725.php
The state's best-known climate-change expert presented harrowing forecasts for sharply higher temperatures and drier rivers and reservoirs before a legislative committee in Phoenix on Tuesday.
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2009-02-18 Inaugural First Night on New Year's Eve turns tiny profit (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/110337.php
The inaugural downtown First Night celebration on New Year's Eve surprised organizers by turning a tiny profit.
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2009-02-18 Jimmy's forecast (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/280678.php
All of our clouds moved off to the east overnight, giving way to bright, sunny skies today. Warmer weather is on the way after today. Starting Thursday, we'll look for high temperatures moving back into the 70s. They'll be running eight to 10 degrees above normal over the weekend.
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2009-02-18 Jury says rancher didn't violate immigrants' civil rights (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/110338.php
A federal jury in Tucson found Tuesday that a southern Arizona rancher didn't violate the civil rights of a group of illegal immigrants who claimed he detained them at gunpoint in 2004.
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2009-02-18 Law and Order (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/280726.php

  Pair get probation for taking thousands from elderly victims
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2009-02-18 Nearly everyone wants to see Obama — even GOP (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/280718.php
On Monday, President Obama's anticipated visit drew hundreds of people seeking tickets to the Mesa high school where he will be speaking today.
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2009-02-18 New reductions by DES hit foster care, disabled (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/280704.php
PHOENIX — The Department of Economic Security announced new reductions in services Tuesday in response to state budget cuts, including moves that affect foster families and the developmentally disabled.
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2009-02-18 Obama to visit schools Wednesday (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/110380.php
Hours after signing the landmark economic-stimulus bill into law, President Obama arrived in Phoenix on Tuesday to tout his plan, marking his first visit to Arizona since taking the oath of office Jan. 20.
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2009-02-18 Old Time Fiddle Contest set for Sunday (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/110354.php
Fiddle music will fill the air at Reid Park during the 69th annual Old Time Fiddle Contest on Sunday.
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2009-02-18 Phoenix area a backdrop to Obama housing plan (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/110379.php
MESA — In one neighborhood here, every block has at least two for-sale signs out front. Many homes have broken porch lights and crispy brown lawns. One house has graffiti on the door.
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2009-02-18 Photo: Grant Road work under the lights (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/280738.php
Tucson Department of Transportation crews are conducting nighttime waterline work on the Grant Road/Craycroft Road intersection. Crews will be installing a new underground waterline that will cross Grant. Work hours will be from 8 p.m. to 6 a.m. This night work will last about four days. The work may require the reduction of travel lanes resulting in a one eastbound and one westbound travel lane on Grant
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2009-02-18 Quick Read (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/280709.php

  Entrants' rights case brings a split verdict
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2009-02-18 Radar van locations (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/280681.php
The city's police radar van is scheduled to snap photographs of speeders at these locations today, according to the Tucson Police Department's Web site:
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2009-02-18 Sewer rates to take big jump in next year (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/280736.php
Ratepayers will face a steady increase in their sewer bills over the next year to pay for a $720 million regulatory compliance program.
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2009-02-18 Smugglers using ultralights to bring in drugs (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/110321.php
NOGALES - On Oct. 10, Jesus Iriarte hauled a load of pot from Sonora across the U.S. border.
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2009-02-18 Star sues band for slain-cop photo use (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/280683.php
The Arizona Daily Star has filed a civil suit against the members of a local punk-rock band that used a photograph of slain Tucson police Officer Erik Hite on its album cover.
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2009-02-18 Supervisors OK hefty increase in sewer fees (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/110335.php
Your sewer bill is going way up after the Pima County Board of Supervisors voted 3-2 Tuesday to approve a series of three user fee increases totaling 38.25 percent that start in March.
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2009-02-18 Timing on OK of next budget an issue for lawmakers (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/110328.php
PHOENIX - With no sign that the state's finances are improving, Arizona legislators are weighing fiscal and political implications as they consider when to approve the next state budget, which likely will include painful spending cuts deeper than ones recently enacted.
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2009-02-18 Trade official: Lack of Downtown progress endangers gem show (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/280701.php
The lack of progress toward building a Downtown hotel and improving the Tucson Convention Center could cause the city to lose its main gem show, the CEO of the American Gem Trade Association said.
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2009-02-18 Treasurer says state able to pay tax refunds (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/280724.php
PHOENIX — The tax refund check may not be in the mail quite yet.
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2009-02-18 Tucson Time Capsule : Elliott sets scoring record (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/280714.php
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2009-02-18 Tucsonan convicted of marijuana, weapon charges (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/110371.php
A federal jury last week convicted Tucsonan Rudyard C. Williams, 48, of possession with intent to distribute marijuana, Sandy Raynor, a spokeswoman for the U.S. Attorney's Office, said in a news release.
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2009-02-18 With public funding expected to dwindle, city seeks way to keep show shuttle going (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/280677.php
The gem show shuttle will likely continue next year. But reduced public funding could mean it serves fewer locations during the two-week event.
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2009-02-18 Woman given 22 years without parole in fatal 2008 shooting (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/280712.php
A 53-year-old Tucson woman who admitted last month to shooting and killing one of her customers was sentenced to 22 years in prison Tuesday.
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2009-02-18 Woman sentenced to 22 years in slaying of ex-teacher (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/110373.php
A Tucson woman was sentenced Tuesday to 22 years in prison for the shooting death of a former teacher for the mentally ill.
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