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Border Patrol wasted money in Ajo

Border Patrol wasted money in Ajo

Agency must demonstrate restraint and common sense when spending taxpayers’ dollars.

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4 businesses fail Pima County health checks; 3 pass on 2nd try

Three Tucson eateries and a grocery store in Ajo failed Pima County health inspections in February. The Tucson businesses passed follow-up inspections. Here’s what you need to know:

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Ajo man to spend life in prison for girl's murder

An Ajo man convicted of murdering a 7-year-old girl in 2009 was sentenced to life in prison on Monday.

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Mine Tales: High copper prices drove demand at Ajo mining district

Mine Tales: High copper prices drove demand at Ajo mining district

Editor’s note: This is the second in a two-part series on the Ajo mining district. To read the first part of this series go online to tinyurl.com/ajomine

November 25, 2013 12:00 am Photos

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Mine Tales: Remote Ajo yielded much valuable copper

Mine Tales: Remote Ajo yielded much valuable copper

Editor’s note: This is the first in a two-part series on the Ajo mining district.

November 18, 2013 12:00 am Photos

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Admitted killer of 7-year-old was insane, attorney says

The trial of an Ajo man accused of sexually assaulting and murdering a 7-year-old girl started Tuesday with the defense attorney acknowledging his client did it.

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Supervisors lower garbage fee for some

The Pima County Board of Supervisors has offered an olive branch to Ajo residents concerned that new fees would lead to illegal dumping.

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Old Ajo train depot gets new lease on life

The historical train depot in Ajo has been transformed into the Ajo Visitors Center and Chamber of Commerce office.

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Huckelberry has 6 ways to spend extra funds

Even inside of the world of municipal budgeting, nature abhors a vacuum.

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Town of Ajo is awarded wildlife-friendly title

Town of Ajo is awarded wildlife-friendly title

At Triangle Park in Ajo, a planter box is revegetated with native plants. The town recently was awarded a "Wildlife Habitat" certificate for its overall efforts.

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Town of Ajo is awarded wildlife-friendly title

Town of Ajo is awarded wildlife-friendly title

The one-time mining town of Ajo has become the 65th community in the country - and only the second in Arizona - to be certified as a "Community Wildlife Habitat."

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Ajo gets new justice of the peace

The Pima County Board of Supervisors appointed Walter Weber to be the new Ajo justice of the peace.

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JP in Ajo resigns after audit finds array of court lapses

JP in Ajo resigns after audit finds array of court lapses

Ajo Justice of the Peace Maria Alvillar recently resigned after the Arizona Commission on Judicial Conduct opened an investigation into potential ethical violations discovered during an audit last year.

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Crews working on Ajo power outage

About 1,045 homes in Ajo have been without power since about 2:30 p.m. Sunday.

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Letters to the editor

Property assessments are akin to thievery

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Construyen estudiantes sus altares

Construyen estudiantes sus altares

A Christy Klyver le ha interesado la tradición del Día de los Muertos desde hace años, y hasta hizo su maestría sobre el tema.

October 30, 2009 12:00 am Photos

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Construyen estudiantes sus altares

Construyen estudiantes sus altares

 

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Construyen estudiantes sus altares

Construyen estudiantes sus altares

 

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