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When tough Tucsonans didn’t complain about the heat

We readily admit to whining incessantly about Tucson’s heat, but there was a time when editors barely took notice.

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90-degree temps hit Tucson weeks early

90-degree temps hit Tucson weeks early

The heat is on in Tucson with the first 90-degree day coming Thursday, weeks ahead of normal:

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90-degree temps hit Tucson weeks early

90-degree temps hit Tucson weeks early

As if Thursday's record high of 92 degrees weren't enough, softball coach Mark Nielson had to eat the dust at Jesse Owens Park. He was getting the field ready for practice as his team, After Shock, a 10-and-under girls team, prepared for its first game.

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90-degree temps hit Tucson weeks early

90-degree temps hit Tucson weeks early

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Record 107 just a prelude to the scorching season

Record 107 just a prelude to the scorching season

It was hot enough even in the shade on Friday, but Emery Martinez had only a wisp of branches and cloth to protect him from the sun as he cut tomatoes to top frybread at a food stand outside Mission San Xavier del Bac south of the city.

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Record 107 just a prelude to the scorching season

Record 107 just a prelude to the scorching season

Pat Harmon and her husband, Joe, got an early start Friday cleaning up their front yard and trimming bushes in an effort to finish before the day got too hot.

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Record 107 just a prelude to the scorching season

Record 107 just a prelude to the scorching season

Anyone who spent time outside Friday afternoon probably knew this: Tucson broke the record for high temperature.

June 02, 2012 12:00 am Photos

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