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Government program helps low-income families keep A/C on

Government program helps low-income families keep A/C on

Facing a mountain of expenses, LIHEAP helps single dad pay utility bill.

August 10, 2014 3:00 pm Photos



1,600 in Tucson area cut off from unemployment benefits Saturday

Around 1,600 Pima County residents will be cut off from receiving long-term unemployment benefits Saturday because Congress didn’t renew funding for the program.

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Road Runner: Solution may be at hand for Sun Van fare hike issue

Even though your regular Road Runner is on the road this week, there are a couple of interesting transportation items to pass on in his absence — namely, the city might have a solution to that sticky Sun Van fare problem, and the promise to patch some of those crumbling city streets is moving along.

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Steller: Tucson couple the face of adoption scandal

For Tucsonans who read a shocking Reuters investigation on adopted kids published this week, two big questions leap to mind:

September 11, 2013 12:00 amLoading…

Economic development must guide reinvention of Arizona safety net

Arizona has faced some of its most challenging times in the past few years. As our state and the nation continue the slow but steady rebound from the most trying economy since the Great Depression, we need to position Arizona for the future.

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Tucson daycare owner pleads guilty to abuse

A 48-year-old childcare provider could be placed on probation or receive up to two years in prison after pleading guilty Thursday to child abuse.

February 14, 2013 1:00 pm

Tucson police arrest injured tot’s childcare provider

A childcare provider was arrested Thursday by Tucson police on suspicion of child abuse after bruises were found all over the body of a 3-year-old boy in her care.

July 07, 2012 12:03 pm

Thousands face loss of unemployment benefits in Arizona

PHOENIX - Jobless benefits will disappear for thousands of Arizonans in the next few months, the combination of a change in federal law and the state's improving unemployment situation.

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