13 hrs ago
Sheriff launching campaign aimed at distracted drivers
Unfortunately scenes like this are becoming all too familiar: distracted drivers all over the road, in and out of traffic, sometimes even up on the curb or sidewalk before straightening themselves out.
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18 hrs ago
Sheriff: Corrections officer arrested for sexual misconduct with minor
A Pima County corrections officer was arrested Wednesday for alleged sexual misconduct with a minor, according to the Pima County Sheriff's Department.
Thu Mar 06, 2014
Siblings tell police AZ mom starved young boy
Siblings of a 3-year-old boy who lived at a Tucson home where skeletal remains were found in a backyard toy chest told investigators their mother starved him to death, court documents say.
The Road To Tucson's César E. Chávez Holiday
The mood was more celebratory than tense at the Tuesday city council meeting when a Cesar Chavez holiday passed 7-0.
Man convicted in AZ teen's drug-related death
Pima County prosecutors say a jury on Wednesday found 21-year-old Keanu Deano Castaneda guilty of first-degree murder, armed robbery and aggravated assault.
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People on the Move at the University of Arizona Health Network
TUCSON, Ariz., March 5 -- The University of Arizona issued the following news release: Sarah Frost, hospital administrator of the University of Arizona Medical Center - South Campus, has been named chief operating officer of the Hospital Division of the University of Arizona Health Network .
Tue Mar 04, 2014
3-year-old boy accidentally shoots self
The Pima County Sheriff's Department says a 3-year-old boy is in stable condition after accidentally shooting himself.
Sheriff: 3-year-old Amado boy shot
Pima County Sheriff's detectives responded to a home in Amado, south of Tucson, where they said a 3-year-old suffered a self-inflicted gunshot wound to the lower torso around 12:45 p.m. No arrests have been made and the investigation is ongoing in the 26900 block of S. Monarch Way, about three miles east of Interstate 19.
Mon Mar 03, 2014
Ally Miller's 911 Call Makes Fark.Com
For example, as the Arizona Daily Star has reported, Miller called 911 because she said our reporting put her in fear for her life-and she asked the 911 operator if he could see about having the Weekly's story taken down from our website.
Sun Mar 02, 2014
A west side story, 14 years after the murder
Police say it's been nearly 14 years since Anthony Seth Burroughs shot and killed a man at house party on the city's west side.
A flood warning has been issued in Pima County
Their report said that rainfall has exceeded 1.5 inches which, due to poor drainage in areas, can cause flooding.
Davis-Monthan AFB future clouded by Pentagon cuts
The future of Davis-Monthan Air Force Base is up in the air after the recent disclosure of Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel's proposed spending plan.
Sat Mar 01, 2014
2 men accused in deadly fight outside a Kearny bar
Kearny police say Juan "Johnny" Lopez and Anthony Sigala are being held on suspicion of manslaughter and aggravated assault in the Feb. 21 death of Milo Candeleria after an altercation at the La Cantina Bar.
Fri Feb 28, 2014
Arizona Organization Attempts to Identify Migrants who Disappeared Near Border
The Colibri Center for Human Rights was founded with the aim of ending the sorrowful cycle for many families of having a loved one missing in the Arizona desert.
Homeland Security warns of El Chapo-related violence
The Department of Homeland Security is advising US law enforcement to be mindful of the potential for "retaliatory actions" in the wake of the arrest of drug lord Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman.
From my archive - for Jason
Jason shows archive photos from Europe, so I can post something from Arizona. I travelled a lot through Arizona and what a pity I didn't know Jason that time! We could make some trip together.
Thu Feb 27, 2014
Pot industry faces growing limits in Tucson area
Medical marijuana dispensaries faced with municipalities' limits on sizes of growing operations in the Tucson area are turning to Phoenix instead.
Wed Feb 26, 2014
Woman, 83, dies in crash at Freeman Road, Old Spanish Trail
The Pima County Sheriff's Department responded to the area around 8:45 a.m. where a westbound vehicle reportedly collided with another car that did not yield at a stop sign.
Persons of interest, suspect sought in Foothills burglary string
The Pima County Sheriff's Department is looking for suspects in a series of burglaries happening in the Foothills area, near Orange Grove and First Ave. According to PCSD there have been three burglaries in the last two weeks, and all have happened during daylight hours - from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. PCSD believes two people - Holly Ann Houlton and Jacob ... (more)
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Arizona's Education Poor, and the Future's Not Bright, According to Report
Less than half of Arizona students meet the standards for attending Arizona universities, according to a recent report.