It's not yet gushing bank to bank, but the Rillito has come to life after a long dry spell thanks to monsoon rains. Video by Doug Kreutz, Arizona Daily Star.

Susan Gamble, owner of Santa Theresa Tile Works, did not want to simply close down her business of 30 years. She decided to gift the assets to Imago Dei Middle School. Video by Mamta Popat / Arizona Daily Star 2017

Volunteers with the Bighorn Sheep Society monitor the herd living on the edge of the Santa Catalina Mountains near Tucson. Video by A.E. Araiza / Arizona Daily Star

Alamo Wash near Fort Lowell Road was flowing bank to bank on Tuesday, July 11, following heavy rains. Video by Doug Kreutz, Arizona Daily Star.

For many areas of Tucson, the first monsoon rains of the 2017 season arrived Monday evening, July 10. This video was taken by Arizona Daily Star journalist Doug Kreutz.

Even a digital world, there's still a need for good 'ol fashioned ink rubber stamps. Bob Friel at Ace Rubber Stamps is the guy in downtown Tucson that still practices an ancient art. Video Ron Medvescek / Arizona Daily Star 2017

Jill Lorenzini with Desert Harvesters in Tucson shows different native cactus plants that can be harvested in the summer. Video by A.E. Araiza / Arizona Daily Star

The brush fire on "A" Mountain was sparked by the July 4 fireworks. Video by Murphy Woodhouse, Arizona Daily Star.

See the finale of the "A" Mountain fireworks and the brush fire they sparked. Video by Murphy Woodhouse, Arizona Daily Star

Tucson horse trainer works with mustang for the Extreme Mustang Makeover challenge. Video by A.E. Araiza / Arizona Daily Star / tucson.com

Upper Sabino Canyon -- a vertical mile above the lower canyon near Tucson -- offers a forested haven from extreme heat. Not to mention a Good Luck Fairy Village. Video by Doug Kreutz, Arizona Daily Star.

Learn more about the new series. Video courtesy of Telemundo.

Learn more about the new series. Video courtesy of Telemundo.

A one minute preview of the Telemundo production. Video courtesy of Telemundo/NBCUniversal.

A two-minute preview of the Telemundo production. Video courtesy of Telemundo/NBCUniversal.

Chris Lowen with the Community Food Bank talks about the hammer mill used to crush mesquite beans into flour at the Santa Cruz River Farmers' Mkt. Video by A.E. Araiza

View of Frye Canyon during back burn on the night of 20170617UT

Tucsonan Barbara Rose of Bean Tree Farm harvests mesquite beans for summer drink demonstration today at the Mesquite Milling & Fiesta the Mercado San Agustin at 4 p.m. . Video by A.E. Araiza

Sonoita's Encino Fire can be seen burning from a home in Hanas Ranch, north of the fairgrounds. As of Wednesday morning, four homes had been destroyed and more than 100 were still threatened by the blaze. Video courtesy of Phil Volk.

Oak Creek Canyon offers at least a bit of respite from the heat as much of Arizona swelters. Video by Doug Kreutz, Arizona Daily Star.

Senator Jake Flake says he is not a hero, praises the two Capitol Police officers for preventing a tragedy.

Researchers improvise and use a collapsable flag pole to document Saguaro flowers to determine external factors influencing the blooms at Saguaro National Park West near Tucson. June, 2017. Video by Kelly Presnell / Arizona Daily Star

Cool mountain air, a trickling stream, wildflowers, fields of ferns and birdsongs take the sting out of summer high in the Catalina Mountains. Video by Doug Kreutz, Arizona Daily Star.

Greg Hansen and Ryan Finley discuss the potential effect new UA president Robert Robbins might have on Arizona Wildcats sports.

Greg Hansen and Ryan Finley discuss the recent rumors surrounding Ohio State and Sean Miller.

Jay Johnson, Cesar Salazar, Alfonso Rivas and Juan Aguilera discuss the UA's elimination-game victory.

Jay Johnson, Louis Boyd and Cal Stevenson break down the UA's loss to Sam Houston State.

The opening of Amphitheater Schools Innovation Academy, 825 W. Desert Fairways Dr., Oro Valley on June 2, 2017. The open-enrollment STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) school for K-5 students also features a preschool. The building was designed in concert with STEM teachi…

The Bearkats' Matt Deggs and the Wildcats' Jay Johnson discuss their rematch in the NCAA Tournament.

Greg Hansen and Ryan Finley discuss Arizona's upcoming NCAA Regional games.

Greg Hansen and Ryan Finley discuss three glaring mistakes that defined the UA sports year.

St Augustine Cathedral's bandshell is temporarily moved across the street by Hook Crane Service to make way for construction of four-story conference and education facility. .Video by A.E. Araiza

The historic chapel @DeGraziaGallery was heavily damaged Monday evening. It was in 1952 in memory of Father Kino and dedicated to Our Lady of Guadalupe.

Arizona will open again Sam Houston State in the Lubbock Regional.

The county health department is about to start using the endangered Gila topminnow for mosquito control

Johnson and the Wildcats host the Golden Bears in the finale regular-season series of 2017.

The Humane Society of Southern Arizona has just added 60 kittens to its roster of pets, in an effort to help the Yuma branch, which is currently "overwhelmed with kittens." Video courtesy of Humane Society of Southern Arizona.

Two Tucsonans, Robert Allyn and David Bauer, set a public highway speed record May 21. This video shows one of the competitors setting out on the 90-mile stretch of highway used for the race. Video courtesy Janet Siffon.

UA basketball coach Sean Miller and UA basketball guard Rawle Alkins met with the media Monday at McKale center here is what they had to say.

Arizona softball coach previews the Wildcats' upcoming NCAA Regional matchup against New Mexico State. 

Greg Hansen and Ryan Finley break down Arizona's chances in the NCAA Tournament.

Reid Park Zoo in Tucson celebrated an "Earth Day Birthday" on April 22, 2017 with the arrival of a baby female tamandua. Reid Park Zoo is working with the Southern Tamandua SSP® to place several of its tamanduas and to continue breeding based upon the SSP® recommendations. Though not on exhi…

The Wildcats visit the Sun Devils for a three-game set at Phoenix Municipal Stadium.

Greg Hansen and Ryan Finley discuss Rawle Alkins' future.