Government Blog

Increase in licenses after Arizona OKs gay marriage

It’s been one week since Arizona started issuing marriage licenses to same-sex couples and Pima County has seen an overall uptick in applications.

October 24, 2014 3:00 pm Photos



Desert blog

Patagonia's orange sludge earns a mention in a national investigative piece

While Patagonia residents and officials grapple with pollution from long-closed mines in their environs, this hard-hitting piece from the Center for Investigative Reporting takes a national look at the  problems associated with abandoned mines.

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Editors' Blog

Arizona Daily Star eBooks

Arizona Daily Star eBooks

Some “Tales from the Morgue” series are now available as eBooks along with some other Arizona Daily Star special sections. Click the links below the book covers to go to the pages on, and e-Newspaper versions tha…

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Throwback Thursday: UA pumpkin carving contest

Throwback Thursday: UA pumpkin carving contest

On Friday, October 26, 1979, University of Arizona students got the chance take a break from their studies to participate in the annual pumpkin carving contest on the mall. Prizes were rewarded in a variety of categories that included the fun…

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