Download StarNet’s free news app and register in the app to win a $1,000 gift card. The contest is sponsored by the Star’s parent company, Lee Enterprises, and runs through March 2. iPhone/iPod and Android versions are available at

Features include:

  • The latest news updates.
  • “Push alerts” for major breaking news.
  • Videos and slide shows.
  • Access to thousands of articles in our database.
  • Classified ads, job listings, autos for sale and more.
  • Obituaries.
  • Traffic alerts from Tucson Police and Pima County Sheriff’s departments.

In addition, you can download and save articles to read later, or easily share links to your favorites on Facebook and Twitter.

If you already have the app, you can still enter to win the gift card.