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Scenic Sabino is the spot for a stroll

Scenic Sabino is the spot for a stroll

Both experienced trekkers and casual exercisers can enjoy Sabino Canyon

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Tackling Tumamoc is a challenge, but not impossible

Tackling Tumamoc is a challenge, but not impossible

Hill rises to 3,000 feet of pure adrenaline rush.

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Tumamoc vs. Sabino: Burning off the turkey buzz

Tumamoc vs. Sabino: Burning off the turkey buzz

Two Tucson trails to help burn off Thanksgiving calories.

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Gaze upward, give thanks for Tucson’s night sky

Gaze upward, give thanks for Tucson’s night sky

Astronomers can give thanks for Tucson's dark skies.

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Get Moving: A runner weighs in — hills are the best way to fitness

Get Moving: A runner weighs in — hills are the best way to fitness

The endurance community agrees that hills are the best way to fitness. 

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Sunday video: End of day glow in Ventana Canyon

Sunday video: End of day glow in Ventana Canyon

Ridges above Ventana Canyon were bathed in golden sunset light Sunday, as a stream trickled in the canyon bottom. Video by Doug Kreutz.

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Water harvesters that blend into the scenery

Water harvesters that blend into the scenery

Rocks, reinforced concrete can make big cisterns less conspicuous.

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Can I Put Metal Roofing Over My Asphalt Shingles?

Can I Put Metal Roofing Over My Asphalt Shingles?

Each year, thousands of Arizona residents email or call Rosie Romero’s radio show with questions about everything from preventing fires in the…

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Nandi Notebook: Three months for Tucson's baby elephant

Nandi Notebook: Three months for Tucson's baby elephant

Reid Park Zoo's baby elephant has 3 months under her trunk. 

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Try catching Pisces the Fish this weekend

Try catching Pisces the Fish this weekend

Pisces the Fish is a challenge to catch in the night sky.

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Photos: Doug Kreutz's nature picture adventure

Photos: Doug Kreutz's nature picture adventure

Hiking enthusiast Doug Kreutz takes advantage of every good photo op.

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Photos: Tucson Village Farm Harvest Festival

Photos: Tucson Village Farm Harvest Festival

The 5th annual Tucson Village Farm Harvest Festival took place Nov. 15, 2014. 

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Travel Solutions: Seeking refund for canceled Hawaii flights

Travel Solutions: Seeking refund for canceled Hawaii flights

Couple's bucket-list trip to Hawaii is cut short when father-in-law unexpectedly dies.  

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Tropical-Style Weather Boosts the Caterpillar Population

Tropical-Style Weather Boosts the Caterpillar Population

Rosie tackles sesame caterpillars, dry rot, grape vine cuttings, water softeners and more.

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Fungus, mildew and rot can take a toll on desert plants

Fungus, mildew and rot can take a toll on desert plants

Garden Sage: Desert plants can be unintended hosts.

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Waning moon increases chance for good Leonid meteor shower

Waning moon increases chance for good Leonid meteor shower

Cloudless skies should reveal good Leonid meteor shower early Tuesday.

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Get the look for Sunday's All Souls Procession

Get the look for Sunday's All Souls Procession

The Star's Chiara Bautista has created temporary face tattoos and printable masks.

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Friday night lights: the Pleiades and a free lecture

Friday night lights: the Pleiades and a free lecture

Supergiant Betelgeuse is so big that if it was our sun, it would extend past Mars orbit.

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Tucson natives travel the world, make healing fun

Tucson natives travel the world, make healing fun

Emergency Circus goes the extra mile to make people happy.

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Festival Saturday celebrates 50th anniversary of Wilderness Act

Festival Saturday celebrates 50th anniversary of Wilderness Act

Plenty of activities at Sabino Canyon.

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Inspiration still flows from water harvesting tour

Water harvesting tour delivered inspiration for living more lightly on the earth.

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Inspiration still flows from water harvesting tour

Inspiration still flows from water harvesting tour

Water harvesting tour delivered inspiration for living more lightly on the earth.

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Get temporary tats, masks for All Souls procession

Get temporary tats, masks for All Souls procession

Here’s your chance to don full face temporary tattoos, in the tradition of Día de los Muertos sugar skulls, before the All Souls Procession ne…

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Homecoming 100 Highlights

Homecoming 100 Highlights

Homecoming activities start Sunday afternoon and build momentum through the week.

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My Tucson: Tia Accetta

My Tucson: Tia Accetta

Marathon mom hits Sabino Canyon's Phone Line Trail for training, family fun.

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