As empty warehouses go, it's hard to be more noticeable than the
Farmer John Meats building. Nine years after the facility on West
Grant Road near Interstate 10 shut down, Farmer John's iconic wall
mural remains a well-known sight to Tucson motorists.
A federal grand jury has indicted two Indiana women who were
arrested last month, reportedly while trying to smuggle more than
100 pounds of marijuana into the United States.
A fire that severely damaged a Tucson hotel early this morning
was set intentionally, authorities said.
Pima County got the ball rolling on one of its most ambitious
projects in years Tuesday, getting approval from the Board of
Supervisors to move ahead with plans for a massive recreation
complex on the northwest side.
Border Patrol finds 2,800 pounds of pot
The changing of the seasons is hardly noticeable around these
parts - a date-on-the-calendar kind of thing. Not this year.
The National Weather Service is giving the Tucson area a better
than 50 percent chance of rain for both the final day of summer
(today) and the first day of fall (Wednesday).
The former co-owner of a well-known Oro Valley restaurant has
been sentenced to three years in federal prison for his involvement
in a cross-country marijuana distribution ring.
More than 20 homes were evacuated in a midtown Tucson
neighborhood after a natural-gas line caught fire in an alley,
Pima County Administrator Chuck Huckelberry has unveiled a
sweeping plan to turn mostly vacant land on the northwest side into
a massive complex of facilities for recreation, groundwater
reclamation and environmental restoration.
A former Air National Guardsmann has been sentenced to 15 months
in federal prison for stealing scrap metal from from a project to
build a border fence in Arizona.
Two teenagers have been airlifed to Tucson following a rollover
accident this morning in Sierra Vista, police said.
Rosemont Copper has called out Pima County Administrator Chuck
Huckelberry and the Board of Supervisors for their "mistaken
belief" they have a say in whether Rosemont's air-quality permit
gets approved by the county.
A 25-year-old man wanted in connection with a stabbing death
last month was arrested Monday in California, Tucson police
A 77-year-old Sierra Vista man is in the Cochise County jail
after being arrested in connection with the alleged molestation of
three young girls.
A cooking fire late Monday displaced a family of five from a
midtown apartment complex.
Two discoveries yield 3,500 pounds of pot
An 18-year-old man slain during a weekend party in the Mount
Lemmon area handed a loaded gun to a woman who said she wanted to
shoot him, court records show.
A proposed change to Pima County's animal-control ordinance
could make it much more expensive to reclaim lost or seized cats
and dogs. The recovery-fee increase is among a handful of changes
to the county's animal-control laws being looked at by the Pima
Animal Care Center Advisory Committee.
An 18-year-old man slain during a weekend party on Mount Lemmon
handed a loaded gun to a woman who said she wanted to shoot him,
court records show.
Amado man gets 8 yrs. for smuggling drugs
An upswing in homicides in the Tucson area that began in August
has continued into September, with six already reported in the
first 10 days of the month.
An 82-year-old man is in serious condition at a local hospital
after suffering more than 100 bee stings, authorities said.
A fire that destroyed two units in a midtown apartment complex
Thursday was intentionally set, authorities said.
A Tucson police motorcycle officer was seriously injured
Thursday when he was involved in a collision with a tractor-trailer
rig on Interstate 10.
Police ID man, 33, found dead on street
A Tucson businessman was sentenced this morning to 30 months in
federal prison for hiding more than $2 million from the Internal
Revenue Service and faking a bankruptcy filing.
A Tucson police motorcycle officer is in serious condition at a
local hospital after being involved in a collision on Interstate
10, authorities said.
Tucson police are investigating a series of burglaries near the
University of Arizona they believe are sexually motivated.
Man's remains found; suicide is possible
Tucson police are investigating a series of burglaries near the University of Arizona they believe are sexually motivated.
A man found dead on the street overnight in midtown Tucson is the city's 40th homicide this year, matching the number of homicides Tucson had for all of 2009.
The decomposed body of a man reported missing in Cochise County in late July was found Tuesday, authorities said.
The Pima County Board of Supervisors on Tuesday agreed to start
planning a new zoning designation for medical-marijuana sales and
cultivation should a ballot measure pass in November.
The Arizona Department of Public Safety is looking for help identifying a teenage boy who was struck and killed while running across Interstate 19 on Sunday night.
The Pima County Board of Supervisors gave approval this morning to start the process of creating a zoning code for facilities that provide and grow medical marijuana, which pending a November ballot initiative remains illegal in Arizona.
The National Weather Service has put the odds of late morning and afternoon rain for the Tucson area at 60 percent, about as sure a bet of precipitation as you can get during the monsoon.
Man, 54, arrested in attack on woman
A man was shot to death and burned northwest of Tucson early this morning, authorities said.
A 61-year-old man was found shot to death early Friday morning inside a home on Tucson's southwest side, police said.
Police seek man in credit union robbery
Get those barbecues - and cold drinks - ready, because Labor Day
weekend in the Tucson area is going to be a hot and dry one.
A Bowie man with at least six prior felony convictions is now serving a 95-month federal prison sentence after getting caught with 17 weapons in his home in 2008.
Several DUI deployments are scheduled this week in conjunction with Labor Day weekend.
A semi-truck rollover has closed a state highway west of
Get those barbecues — and cold drinks — ready, because Labor Day weekend is going to be a hot and dry one.
Two Sierra Vista teens were arrested early Wednesday in connection with as many as nine residential burglaries committed in one night, authorities said.
Bank robber who dressed as woman gets 10+
To say it's been a hot summer would be an understatement. But
we're going to do so anyway, because it's been a really hot
At least one person was injured in a three-vehicle wreck near Cienega High School.