Driving through the Arizona desert between Tucson and Phoenix, it's easy to see the remnants of agricultural boom times. Irrigated agriculture in the Arizona desert peaked in the 1950s and has steadily declined as urbanization's water demand has exploded. The road is flanked with abandoned c…
BIG BEAR LAKE, Calif. (AP) — Only one boat on Big Bear Lake has a liquor license, and it's underwater. The pirate ship tour boat sank under the weekend's barrage of rain, snow and high wind in Southern California.
In this May 24, 2005 photo courtesy of Dan McKernan shows a 43-foot pirate ship tour boat sank in Big Bear Lake, Calif. The one-third scale 16th century Spanish galleon replica was a prop in the movie "Time Bandits." The 27-ton boat has been docked at Holloway Marina, where it was found sunk…
In this March 1, 2014 photo provided by the Big Bear Visitors Bureau, shows a 43-foot pirate ship tour boat that sank in Big Bear Lake, Calif. The one-third scale 16th century Spanish galleon replica was a prop in the movie "Time Bandits." The 27-ton boat has been docked at Holloway Marina, …
This Saturday, March 1, 2014 photo provided by the Big Bear Visitors Bureau shows a 43-foot pirate ship tour boat partially submerged under water in Big Bear Lake, Calif. The 27-ton boat had been docked at Holloway Marina before sinking. The one-third scale 16th century Spanish galleon repli…
If it didn’t feel like winter to you this year, that’s no surprise.
The month of February — perhaps trying to make up for 2013, when it brought snow to Tucso n — served up balmy, springlike weather this year.
The dogs are ready, the gear is in place and mushers are gathering for this weekend's start of Alaska's classic sled dog race, the Iditarod.
Believe it or not a winter storm watch has been issued for this weekend for higher elevations in Southern Arizona.
Weekend heat wave forecast
After the third warmest January on record, 60-degree days could be a shock.
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Scorching days. Deep-freezing nights. Withering drought. Torrential rains. Snow in the desert.
The Catalina and Rincon mountains surrounding Tucson could get up to six inches of snow Friday as a storm moves into the area.
Today's high was a record breaker of 83 degrees at 3:31 p.m. at Tucson International Airport, according to the National Weather Service.
Scott Goehring packs snow on his sculpture of hands he made in the front lawn of his home Sunday, Dec. 29, 2002, in Manchester, Conn. (AP Photo/Journal Inquier, Leslloyd F. Alleyne Jr.) **
Saturday will be a bit warmer, but more rain and chilly temps are possible this weekend.