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Catalina State Park: Blue skies, flowing water

Catalina State Park: Blue skies, flowing water

Autumn in Tucson: We share why fall is to be savored and enjoyed.

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Catalina State Park: Blue skies, flowing water

Catalina State Park: Blue skies, flowing water

Autumn in Tucson: We share why fall is to be savored and enjoyed. 

October 22, 2015 8:59 pm Photos

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Catalina State Park: Blue skies and flowing water

Catalina State Park: Blue skies and flowing water

Go take a hike: The flowing water in Catalina State Park on Thursday, Oct. 22, 2015

October 22, 2015 4:27 pm
Authorities search for hiker in Catalina State Park

Authorities search for hiker in Catalina State Park

911 call from lost hiker was after 6 p.m. Wednesday, an official says.

September 23, 2015 9:18 pm
Hiking in the summer? Here's how to survive

Hiking in the summer? Here's how to survive

Safe treks in season require good decision-making, planning, lots of water.

July 18, 2015 7:49 pm Photos

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2 riders hurt when horse rolls onto them

Incident occurred at Catalina State Park.

February 20, 2015 4:00 pm
Treasures of the Catalina Mountains: Book tells tales

Treasures of the Catalina Mountains: Book tells tales

A new book explores legends and lore of the Catalina Mountains.

December 26, 2014 9:15 pm Photos

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Dogs pose a threat to bighorn sheep survival

Dogs pose a threat to bighorn sheep survival

Hikers have been seen with dogs in banned areas.

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Hikers rescued in Romero Canyon

Hikers rescued in Romero Canyon

Two hikers were rescued Monday afternoon in Romero Canyon, and one needed hospital treatment for heat-related complications.

June 16, 2014 8:00 pm

Rescue of dehydrated hiker, 25, a reminder of heat dangers

A hiker was being helped off of the Romero Pools trail in Catalina State Park Saturday night after becoming dehydrated.

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Gym for Parkinson's patients is growing

Gym for Parkinson's patients is growing

A little more than two years have passed since a small gym, sandwiched between a church and discount grocery store on West Fort Lowell Road, opened for people with Parkinson’s disease.

March 27, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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Friends group at Catalina State Park starts saguaro-adoption program

Friends group at Catalina State Park starts saguaro-adoption program

Some people pay money to “adopt” stars far out in the galaxy. Others pony up dollars to adopt wolves in support of conservation. Now — here in cactus-studded Southern Arizona — you’re invited to adopt a saguaro.

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Rabid skunk found in Pima County park

County health department officials are looking for anyone who may have had contact with a rabid skunk in Catalina State Park.

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Hike off that holiday feast

Hike off that holiday feast

Perhaps your Christmas feast will consist of a few leafy greens, a small serving of tofu and a glass of spring water. Good for you.

December 23, 2013 1:00 pm Photos

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Bighorns are roaming the mountains

Bighorns are roaming the mountains

All 31 of the bighorn sheep released into the Catalina Mountains on Nov. 18 apparently have survived so far and are fanning out across the range, state wildlife officials said Wednesday.

November 29, 2013 12:00 am
Hike off that Thanksgiving feast

Hike off that Thanksgiving feast

Perhaps your Thanksgiving feast consisted of a few leafy greens, a small serving of tofu and a glass of spring water. Good for you.

November 29, 2013 12:00 am Photos

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Pusch Ridge: new home to bighorns

Pusch Ridge: new home to bighorns

Drive north of Tucson into Oro Valley, pull over, and peer up at rugged Pusch Ridge towering above you to the east: What you’re seeing is the past and future home of a free-roaming herd of bighorn sheep.

November 07, 2013 12:00 am Photos

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Meeting on bighorn sheep project set for today

About 30 bighorn sheep from Western Arizona are slated to be moved to the Catalina Mountains next month to rebuild a herd that died out there, and details of the project will be presented at a public information meeting today.

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