Tuesday Mar 4
Arizona State Parks
Column from the State Parks Director
March is an important month at Arizona's State Parks as there are so many programs for day trips out to the 27 State Parks.
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Wed Feb 26, 2014
Fighting for Mom
There's a slice of desert off state Highway 79 heading from Catalina toward Florence that surely must be God's country - it's thick with cholla holding up the sky along with saguaros and clusters of paloverde and mesquite trees, defying the East Coast mythology that our world is dry and brown.
Mon Feb 24, 2014
AZ woman who left baby on car roof pleads guilty
A woman who left her 5-week-old baby in a car seat on the roof of her car when she drove off has pleaded guilty to child abuse and misdemeanor DUI.
Sat Feb 22, 2014
New photos of bighorn lamb born north of Tucson released
The Arizona Game and Fish Department released new photos Friday of another lamb born in the Catalina Mountains north of Tucson.
One Ariz. Chief Sleeps with One Eye Open These Days
Feb. 22--ORACLE -- Fire Chief Larry Southard runs a department with eight full-time firefighters in a small community with a big problem.
Fri Feb 21, 2014
Request to track Bighorn sheep with helicopters drawing protest
As Game and Fish officials digest the loss of the 12th Bighorn sheep in the Catalina mountains, they are also celebrating the birth of another lamb.
Forest Service Updates Map for AZ Pusch Ridge Wilderness Bighorn Sheep Management Area
The Coronado National Forest, Santa Catalina Ranger District, has released an updated map and Special Closure Order for the Pusch Ridge Wilderness Bighorn Sheep Management Area.
Thu Feb 20, 2014
Arizona State Parks
Unique Partnership Benefits Catalina State Park
Thanks to the combined efforts and resources of Arizona State Parks, the estate of Asta Forrest, the Friends of Catalina State Park , and local resident Emerson Knowles, Catalina State Park will soon be able to offer a new group area ramada and trailhead kiosk.
12th bighorn sheep dies in mountain near Tucson
State wildlife officials say another bighorn sheep has died in the Catalina Mountains north of Tucson, where 31 bighorns were released late last year.
Tue Feb 18, 2014
$11 million for wildlife bridge
In the next few months, the state, Pima County and the RTA will join forces to build a wildlife bridge over Oracle Road.
Sun Feb 16, 2014
11th bighorn sheep dies in mountain near Tucson
State wildlife officials say an 11th bighorn sheep has died in the Catalina Mountains north of Tucson, where 31 bighorns were released late last year.