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Four Southern Arizona school superintendents to run in Boston Marathon

Four Southern Arizona school superintendents to run in Boston Marathon

Four superintendents from Southern Arizona school districts are running in this year’s Boston Marathon on Monday.

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CDO student arrested for pointing non-functioning rifle at cars

A Canyon del Oro High School student was arrested Tuesday morning after witnesses saw him pointing a rifle at cars and two people from a park near the school. 

17 hours ago
Fire in Huachuca Mountains grows to more than 300 acres

Fire in Huachuca Mountains grows to more than 300 acres

A wildfire burning in Garden Canyon in the Huachuca Mountains has grown and a Type 1 incident management team is expected to take over command of the fire around 6 p.m. Tuesday. 

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Pima sheriff's deputies looking for 3 women linked to daytime booze skip

Pima sheriff's deputies looking for 3 women linked to daytime booze skip

Pima County sheriff's deputies are looking for two women suspected of stealing five bottles of booze from a foothills Walgreens and a third woman who drove the getaway car, but said she was "not stupid enough to use the real (license) plate."  

19 hours ago
South Tucson police arrest suspect in fatal hit-and-run; victim is ID'd

South Tucson police arrest suspect in fatal hit-and-run; victim is ID'd

South Tucson police arrested a suspect in a deliberate hit-and-run that killed a man. 

20 hours ago

Tucson police ID man found dead in midtown apartment

A man found dead in a midtown apartment has been identified as 48-year-old Victor Ruiz. 

20 hours ago
Tucson police arrest man suspected in midtown sexual assaults

Tucson police arrest man suspected in midtown sexual assaults

Tucson police arrested a man suspected in a series of sexual assaults committed in the the last four months in the midtown area. 

21 hours ago
County unveils new regional communications system, center

County unveils new regional communications system, center

With a simple turn of a knob on their radio devices, more than 30 public-safety agencies — including the Tucson Police and Fire departments, the Pima County Sheriff’s Department and seven county hospitals — have the ability to communicate with one another during emergencies now that the c…

April 15, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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Teen killed in crash in Corona de Tucson

A 17-year-old driver was killed in a single-vehicle rollover in Corona de Tucson Saturday.

April 14, 2014 12:00 am
Child abuse prevention focus of Tucson event

Child abuse prevention focus of Tucson event

The 10th annual March for Children, which helps bring awareness to the issue of child abuse and highlights the local agencies and individuals that work to keep children safe, and the Casa de los Niños family fiesta drew about 2,000 people to Reid Park Sunday morning. 

April 13, 2014 5:26 pm Photos

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Oro Valley Hospital ER gets pediatric certification

Oro Valley Hospital ER gets pediatric certification

Oro Valley Hospital recently became a pediatric prepared emergency care certified hospital by the Arizona Chapter of the American Academy of Pediatrics.

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Teen killed in crash in Corona de Tucson

Teen killed in crash in Corona de Tucson

A 17-year-old driver was killed in a single-vehicle roll over in Corona de Tucson Saturday evening. 

April 13, 2014 10:40 am
Student rehabbers on board as Vail tries to preserve its railroading past

Student rehabbers on board as Vail tries to preserve its railroading past

A former railroad station foreman house once slated for demolition is being given new life through a partnership between the Vail Unified School District and the Vail Preservation Society.

April 12, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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Tucson, Sunnyside districts resolve to help immigrant students succeed

More than a dozen students and representatives from the Tucson and Sunnyside school districts gathered Wednesday at Catalina Magnet High School to announce their support for undocumented students.

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Vail district hosts internet safety presentation

Parents can learn about how to keep their children safe from internet threats at a presentation at Corona Foothills Middle School Wednesday. 

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Man shot in home invasion on Tucson's south side

A man is in critical condition after being shot early Tuesday morning in a home invasion on Tucson's south side. 

April 08, 2014 7:51 am

Toddler nearly drowns in pool on Tucson's southwest side

A toddler nearly drowned Sunday afternoon in a backyard pool on Tucson's southwest side. 

April 07, 2014 8:49 am
D-M teen earns Arizona Military Youth of the Year award after another recent success at a science fair

D-M teen earns Arizona Military Youth of the Year award after another recent success at a science fair

Tucson freshman David Zulli has had a pretty awesome few weeks.

April 07, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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Man, 4 grandchildren displaced by fire on Tucson's north side

Man, 4 grandchildren displaced by fire on Tucson's north side

A man and his four grandchildren were displaced Sunday afternoon after a fire destroyed their north-side mobile home. 

April 06, 2014 6:55 pm Photos

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Mesa man arrested on suspicion of child molestation

Mesa man arrested on suspicion of child molestation

A Mesa man suspected of molesting a 4-year-old girl was arrested Monday. 

April 01, 2014 10:04 am
Tucson police investigating 3 complaints from Saturday's clash with fans

Tucson police investigating 3 complaints from Saturday's clash with fans

The Tucson Police Department is investigating three citizen complaints regarding officers’ use of force in trying to disperse a large crowd that gathered on University Boulevard after the Arizona Wildcats’ loss in the NCAA basketball tournament Saturday night.

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Inmate escapes from minimum security prison in Tucson

Inmate escapes from minimum security prison in Tucson

Authorities are looking for an inmate who walked away Sunday from a minimum security camp in Tucson. 

March 31, 2014 1:28 pm
Two more teens arrested for role in home invasion SW of Tucson

Two more teens arrested for role in home invasion SW of Tucson

Two more teens have been arrested in connection with a home invasion in which a suspected armed robber was fatally shot southwest of Tucson. 

March 31, 2014 12:15 pm Photos

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Tucson police reviewing video of woman knocked down by officer

The Tucson Police Department is investigating three citizen complaints regarding officers’ use of force in trying to disperse a large crowd that gathered on University Boulevard after the Arizona Wildcats’ loss in the NCAA basketball tournament Saturday night.

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9 of 15 arrested in clash after Arizona Wildcats' loss are UA students

9 of 15 arrested in clash after Arizona Wildcats' loss are UA students

Fifteen people were arrested Saturday night after a confrontation on University Boulevard with Tucson police following the Arizona Wildcats’ Elite Eight loss to the Wisconsin Badgers in the NCAA basketball tournament.

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Tucson Police ID 15 people arrested in University Boulevard incident

Tucson police released the names of 15 people arrested Saturday night after police declared an unlawful assembly on University Boulevard following the Arizona Wildcats' loss to the Wisconsin Badgers.

March 30, 2014 10:35 pm

Woman found dead on Tucson's north side (updated)

A woman was found dead Sunday morning in an apartment on Tucson's north side.

March 30, 2014 5:06 pm
Armed robber killed in home invasion SW of Tucson ID'd; two others arrested (updated)

Armed robber killed in home invasion SW of Tucson ID'd; two others arrested (updated)

An armed robbery suspect killed in a home invasion early Saturday morning has been identified and deputies have arrested two other suspects. 

March 30, 2014 4:30 pm Photos

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15 arrested in clash with Tucson police after Wildcats' loss

15 arrested in clash with Tucson police after Wildcats' loss

Fifteen people were arrested Saturday night in a confrontation with Tucson police following Saturday night's basketball game between the Arizona Wildcats and Wisconsin Badgers. 

March 30, 2014 10:57 am Video Photos

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Candle causes fire at midtown Tucson home

Candle causes fire at midtown Tucson home

A candle caused a fire that damaged a midtown home and displaced one person late Saturday night. 

March 30, 2014 10:22 am Photos

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Sunnyside board votes to offer laptop program to other districts

The Sunnyside Unified School District Governing Board voted Tuesday to move forward with marketing and replicating its laptop program to other school districts after putting the efforts on hold for a year.

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Ed Asner helps lead Freedom Seder at Temple Emanu-El

Actor Ed Asner will help lead a Freedom Seder, which celebrates the Jews’ freedom from Egyptian slavery and all those who have fought for freedom.

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SWAT responds to barricaded man in midtown Tucson

A man has barricaded himself in a midtown home following a domestic violence incident, police said. 

March 24, 2014 5:04 pm
More than 300 pounds of marijuana found in SUV in Pinal County

More than 300 pounds of marijuana found in SUV in Pinal County

Pinal County Sheriff's deputies arrested two men and seized 330 pounds of marijuana, during a traffic stop last week. 

March 24, 2014 3:30 pm Photos

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Catalina Highway re-opens after crash

Catalina Highway is open after a brief closure when a motorcyclist was injured in a crash Monday afternoon. 

March 24, 2014 1:57 pm
Man killed at Tucson apartment complex ID'd

Man killed at Tucson apartment complex ID'd

A Tucson man killed in a gang-related shooting at a midtown apartment complex last week has been identified as 34-year-old Marshall Davis. 

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Brush fire reported on I-19 south of Tucson

Crews are battling a brush fire near southbound Interstate 19 near Pima Mine Road. 

March 23, 2014 11:53 am
Woman crashes into pole on Tucson's south side; road closed

Woman crashes into pole on Tucson's south side; road closed

A woman has serious injuries after crashing into an electrical pole near South Park Avenue and East Irvington Road. 

March 23, 2014 10:05 am
Friend won’t die if Tucson boy, 8, can help it

Friend won’t die if Tucson boy, 8, can help it

When 8-year-old Austin Bourn learned his classmate Trinity Poire needed to go to New York for tests to see if she was eligible for a heart transplant, he told his mom he wanted to help raise money to get her there.

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Tortolita Middle School principal takes second leave and resigns

Tortolita Middle School Principal Barbara Kohl has taken a second leave this school year and submitted her resignation.

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Sunnyside kicks off new digital literacy effort

The Sunnyside Unified School District is kicking off a new campaign for fourth- and fifth-graders that blends literacy and technology.

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UA graduate honored by White House for K-12 science program

UA graduate honored by White House for K-12 science program

A UA doctoral graduate was honored by the White House on Tuesday for his work to provide area students with the opportunity to experience nature and conduct scientific research.

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Two Tucson teens, one adult seriously injured in crash

Two teenagers were thrown from an SUV when it crashed into a light pole on the Interstate 10 frontage road early Sunday morning.

March 17, 2014 1:52 pm
Woman critically injured in rollover in NW Tucson

Woman critically injured in rollover in NW Tucson

A woman in her 50s was critically injured after being thrown from her vehicle in a rollover on Tucson's northwest side Monday morning. 

March 17, 2014 10:25 am Photos

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Tucson Festival of Books draws more than 120k over weekend

Tucson Festival of Books draws more than 120k over weekend

The sixth annual Tucson Festival of Books came to a close Sunday, but work for next year’s event is well underway.

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Fire burns four acres near Douglas

Fire burns four acres near Douglas

A fire that broke out near Douglas scorched four acres, a power pole and a wall surrounding a pump house. 

March 16, 2014 3:18 pm
San Tan Valley man leads deputies on chase through golf course

San Tan Valley man leads deputies on chase through golf course

A San Tan Valley man wanted for failing to pay child support tried to flee from sheriff's deputies by running through a golf course. 

March 16, 2014 12:00 pm

7 librarian positions eliminated in new round of Sunnyside cuts

The Sunnyside Unified School District Governing Board voted Tuesday to eliminate seven full-time librarian positions next school year as a cost-saving measure.

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Sunnyside cuts 7 school librarian positions

Sunnyside cuts 7 school librarian positions

The Sunnyside Unified School District Governing Board voted Tuesday to eliminate seven full-time librarian positions next school year as a cost-saving measure.

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Police arrest Tucson man in connection with 2013 homicide

Police arrest Tucson man in connection with 2013 homicide

A man was arrested on suspicion of first-degree murder and being a felon in possession of a gun in connection with a 2013 shooting on Tucson’s south side.

March 11, 2014 12:00 am Related

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