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.

Little remains of the ghost town of Harshaw south of Patagonia — but a small cemetery on a hillside gets occasional visits from people with ancestors buried there. Video by Doug Kreutz, Arizona Daily Star.

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.

A walk on the Bellota Trail in the Catalina Mountains reveals scenic views, fluttering butterflies, wildflowers, the "little apples" of manzanita plants and more. Video by Doug Kreutz, Arizona Daily Star.

Vox.com explains why North Korea so desperately wants a missile that can reach the U.S. mainland.

View an interactive 360-degree perspective of the University of Arizona's 2017 Commencement fireworks display.

"Ladders are a dangerous necessity. Please make your kid, spouse, friends, coworkers, and boss watch this video... Maybe we can save someone an accident."

Rawle Alkins says it's "50-50" on whether he will leave Arizona or not.

A pair of quail used teamwork to feed their tiny babies — with mom weighing down a mesquite branch and dad tugging it down to free food. Video by Doug Kreutz, Arizona Daily Star.

FBI Director James Comey compared Twitter to "every dive bar in America" but said it is free speech that must be protected. 

Ryanhood share a track from their new album "YEARBOOK" in a live studio session.  

Summer wildflowers in the mountains are showing up now -- just as the saguaro bloom peaks in the desert. Video by Doug Kreutz, Arizona Daily Star.

Greg Hansen and Ryan Finley discuss UA's lack of presence in the NFL Draft, Arizona's baseball and softball teams and whether it's likely Rawle Alkins returns to school.

HomeMadeModern's Ben Uyeda slices a coffee table from a steel I-beam using an angle grinder and lots of cutting discs.

This robust outfeed extension is a quick, cheap way to add safety and usability to your table saw.

Stroll along the new nature trail at Esmond Station Regional Park southeast of Tucson, AZ in May 2017. Video by Ron Medvescek/Arizona Daily Star

Just-hatched quail scamper across the desert on a warm May morning. Video by Doug Kreutz, Arizona Daily Star.

Greg Hansen and Ryan Finley discuss the colleges that have recently sold the naming rights to their stadiums or arenas.

On March 15, 2017, a man rode a BMX bike to Hughes Federal Credit Union, 7970 N. Thornydale Road, and held up the credit union, authorities said. (surveillance video released by Pima County Sheriff's Dept.)

TFD fighting attic fire.

TFD units fighting a fire in the attic of the former Bum Steer on N. Stone.

The Tucson Bonsai Society showcased 45+ trees during its 45th anniversary event. You can learn more about TBS at www.tucsonbonsaisociety.org Produced by: Nick Murray

Make a wrapped bracelet for Mom for Mother's Day. An adult should help younger kids when the stove is used. Video by Johanna Eubank / Arizona Daily Star. Photos used in video by Johanna Eubank and Sara Brown / Arizona Daily Star.

A man brought two small kittens into the Humane Society of Southern Arizona Thursday after he heard them crying in his yard as the Sawmill Fire got closer to his property. Video courtesy of Humane Society of Southern Arizona.

The Arizona Daily Star hosted a panel discussion on Tucson weather: what's happened and what's coming. When you hear references to "Inciweb" the address you need is: https://inciweb.nwcg.gov/

Make a simple jewelry box to give Mom on Mother's Day. Video by Johanna Eubank / Arizona Daily Star.

Make a picture frame for Mom for Mother's Day. Materials were purchased at a dollar store. Video by Johanna Eubank / Arizona Daily Star.

New Arizona Wildcats associate head coach Lorenzo Romar meets with the media for the first time since coming to Tucson.

Milky white blossoms are turning out for their annual spring show on saguaros around the Tucson Valley. Video by Doug Kreutz, Arizona Daily Star.

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