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AZ judge nominated for District Court
President Barack Obama has nominated the presiding Santa Cruz County Superior Court judge to serve as a federal judge on the U.S. District Court for Arizona.
Thu Dec 19, 2013
Drug-smuggling tunnel found in backyard shed of Nogales home
NOGALES, Ariz. Federal authorities shut down a drug-smuggling tunnel discovered in a backyard shed in Nogales, Ariz.
Mon Dec 16, 2013
Shoppers get holiday veggie deal
Virgin Valley shoppers in search of a good deal braved near freezing temperatures to purchase farm fresh produce at the Mesquite Veterans Center, 840 Hafen Lane, Saturday morning.
Sat Dec 14, 2013
Death on the Border
Brian Terry, BORTAC agent and former Marine, was killed three years ago today by illegal alien drug smugglers inside our country, miles north of the Mexican border.
Fri Dec 13, 2013
CBP to extend operation hours at two locations
U.S. Customs and Border Protection plans to extend its operation hours at the Mariposa Port of Entry and Morley Pedestrian Gate crossings in Nogales, Ariz.
Wed Dec 11, 2013
Sen. Linda Lopez Resigning Next Month
The Range has heard from a few sources today that Sen. Linda Lopez is planning on resigning her seat in the Arizona Legislature next month.
New York Daily News
11% deported Mexicans say agents abused them
One in ten deported Mexican immigrants say U.S. officials physically abused them before or during their transfer to their native country, according to a new study.
Mon Dec 09, 2013
Veggies Inc. expands facilities, adds employees
Nogales, Ariz.-based Veggies Inc. has expanded its facility space by 75%, adding four new packing lines and increasing the number of dock doors by five.
Sun Coast adds Poindexter as CEO
Poindexter will lead the company's efforts as it expands operations, including development of Sun Coast's processing and distribution center in Carrollton, Texas.
Sun Dec 08, 2013
Borderline Insanity at the Fence in Nogales
Lawrence Downes has a thought-provoking piece in the New York Times on the border fence at Nogales.
Fri Dec 06, 2013
Native basketry festival at Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum this weekend
Wellif the mexie government wants the U. S. to legalize pot..they need to legalize personal firearms ownership for their citizens..this would stop the smuggling of ammo into Mexico from the U. S. Just like legalizing pot in the U. S. would stop the smuggling of pot from Mexico to the U. S. Why are firearms illegal for Mexicans in Mexico??? I never ... (more)
Thu Dec 05, 2013
Christian Science Monitor
Will Arizona soon see a lot more shoppers from Mexico?
In this 2010 file photo, the American Flag flies along the international border between the US and Mexico in Nogales, Ariz.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
Fresh produce industry vital to Arizona economy, research shows
The Nogales, Ariz., fresh produce industry and related businesses account for just over a third of all economic activity in Santa Cruz County - $437.7 million, according to University of Arizona researchers.
Wholesum Family Farms expands organic vegetable line
Wholesum Family Farms increased production of its organic colored bell peppers and squash this season and plans to build a greenhouse for organic beefsteak tomatoes next year, says general manager Ricardo Crisantes.
Strong volumes, weak demand hammer watermelon prices
"We've seen high production out of the area, which is really affecting this market," Brent Harrison, president of Nogales, Ariz.-based Harrison Fresh, said Nov. 6. "Lately it's been light demand with strong volume, and that's caused our prices to fall."
Wed Nov 27, 2013
NBC Los Angeles
Social Media Shows Cartel Life
A screen shot of a Twitter account supposedly belonging to Serafin Zambada-Ortiz, 23, the son of Sinaloa Cartel leader Ismael Zambada-Garcia The daughter of Sinaloa Cartel Leader Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman, one of the world's most notorious drug lords, is being held behind bars in San Diego.
Toxic waste from Mexico flooding into Arizona sparks a new border war
Toxic water flowing from Mexico into the United States is the cause of a different kind of border war.
Fri Nov 22, 2013
Wind farm company to pay $1 million for deaths of 14 golden eagles
In a settlement announced Friday, Duke Energy will pay $1 million for killing 14 golden eagles over the past three years at two Wyoming wind farms.
Son of Mexican cartel leader arrested at US border
The U.S. attorney's office in San Diego says the son of one of Mexico's most wanted drug lords has been arrested on drug trafficking charges while entering the United States.