People must speak out in favor of gun control
In 2010 more than 65,000 acre-feet of water was extracted from the aquifer in the Upper Santa Cruz basin from Green Valley to Sahuarita - about 90 percent by existing mines and farms, according to the Arizona Department of Water Resources.
The city's two police radar vans are scheduled to snap photographs of speeders at these locations today:
It was a topsy-turvy season for Pima College's softball team, and its ending couldn't have been more fitting.
Simulated firing of missiles was a sideshow just before the lunch break Thursday for those attending Raytheon Missile Systems' 60th anniversary of its Standard Missile series of ship-defense missiles.
Guest speaker Vice Adm. James Syring, center, greets one of Raytheon's guests at its missile anniversary celebration. At left is Taylor Lawrence, president of Raytheon Missile Systems. "The early systems were highly complex for the time," Lawrence noted.
The Pentagon has growing faith in Raytheon's Standard Missile-3 as a shield against evolving ballistic-missile threats, the nation's top missile-defense officer said Thursday at an event in Tucson.
Alejandrea Perez, left, and Skylar Simmons, both 13-year-olds at Sahuarita's Anza Trail School, watch a presentation on bullying. The educational materials were created by the students themselves.
Like many middle school students, the seventh-graders in Dana Richards' language arts classes have either witnessed or been victims of bullying.
The Tucson Padres managed just six hits as the host Omaha Storm Chasers secured a series split with a 5-1 win Thursday.
A wildfire in the Patagonia Mountains grew to 10,775 acres Thursday, as crews set fire to grass and brush to establish a perimeter around the blaze, southwest of Patagonia.
Amy Johnson led the Salpointe girls volleyball team to the state tournament in 12 of her 13 seasons. She also guided the boys volleyball team to the state semifinals five times and to the final twice.
A worker from Progressive Hardscapes scrapes off leftover glue at the streetcar stop on North Fourth Avenue between Sixth and Seventh Streets.
Ray Ballard installs tiles at one of the streetcar stops on North Fourth Avenue. The artist says her cactus motif was inspired by the colorful and playful nature of the avenue. Eight of the streetcar line's 17 stops will get original artwork.
The Arizona Wildcats have completed their nonconference schedule for next season by inviting Southern University to McKale Center for a Dec. 19 game.
In the 1960s, a large chunk of what had been downtown Tucson was swallowed up by a huge Urban Renewal project. Old businesses and residential neighborhoods were cleared to make was for public buildings like the Convention Center.
Former University of Arizona and NFL kicker turned Tucson restaurant owner Max Zendejas was indicted Tuesday in Pima County Superior Court on damage and theft charges related to his recently closed UA-area restaurant.
TOKYO - In two seasons, coach Reggie Geary and the Yokohama B-Corsairs have established a standard of excellence for new teams as the upstart Basketball Japan League has morphed into a major-size league.
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Ray Ballard installs tiles at one of the streetcar stops on North Fourth Avenue. The artist says her cactus motif was inspired by the colorful and playful nature of the avenue. Eight of the streetcar line’s 17 stops will get original artwork.
Fourth Avenue got a little more colorful this week. A crew from Progressive Hardscapes installed the first piece of the $765,000 streetcar art project between Sixth and Seventh Streets along Fourth Avenue.
Tucson police have recovered a hooded sweat shirt and backpack believed to belong to the man who fatally stabbed Erick Bridges at an east-side convenience store on May 17.
Dennis Burke, the former U.S. attorney for Arizona, tried to undermine a whistleblower in the Fast and Furious gun-trafficking case by leaking a document to a journalist, but he failed.
Bicyclist killed was Sun Tran driver
Johnny Field and the Cats might make it into the NCAA tournament by winning two of three this weekend, but a sweep would greatly increase their chances.
Arizona starter James Farris says he "honestly couldn't even tell you our record. You just come out and play. You can't live in what you've done." The Wildcats are 31-21 overall and 12-15 in the Pac-12.
Is it pressure or pleasure?
A couple described as elderly were struck by an SUV and critically injured while leaving Mountain View High School's graduation Thursday night.
Jennifer (Jenna) Sapp Martin 6/23/1972 - 5/20/2013
SHELL, Donaleen, a resident of Vail, AZ, died on Mother's Day, May 12, 2013 at home with her family by her side. Survived by four children, ten grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren. There will be a Celebration of Life held in remembrance of Donaleen at Patagonia Lake, (TBD). Arrangeme…
Two pedestrians were struck and critically injured outside Mountain View High School in Marana Unified School District tonight while leaving graduation ceremonies, authorities say.
Is it pressure or pleasure?
David Sinteral says he especially bought his flag designed shoes for his graduation ceremony from Tucson High School.
Rebecca Hurtado and Jose Carrillo share a kiss on the football field after their graduation ceremony as part of the class of 2013 at Tucson High School. The couple have been dating for about a month.
Graduates toss their mortar boards into the air following their graduation ceremony for the class of 2013 at Tucson High School.
The class of 2013 sit on the football field at the beginning of their graduation ceremony at Tucson High School.
Friends and family try and catch a glimpse of their graduate as they enter onto the football field to begin the graduation ceremony for the class of 2013 at Tucson High School.
Jazmin Dagnino stands on her chair and dances to the Harlem Shake at the end of the graduation ceremony for the class of 2013 at Tucson High School.
Five hundred and fifteen graduates make their way into the football field to begin their graduation ceremony at Tucson High School.