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Civilian Conservation Corps buildings endure at Gates Pass

Civilian Conservation Corps buildings endure at Gates Pass

Gates Pass west of Tucson is the site of historic buildings.

May 25, 2015 7:32 pm Photos

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City plans to double spending on graffiti cleanups

City plans to double spending on graffiti cleanups

Council member says to paint it out quickly to act as deterrent.

May 17, 2015 7:49 pm Photos

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Letters to the editor

Letters to the editor

Readers' thoughts on wildlife crossing, Edward Snowden, 'dreamers' tuition, graffiti as art. 

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Historic Fox Theatre downtown vandalized

Historic Fox Theatre downtown vandalized

Other businesses downtown also vandalized, police say.

April 27, 2015 6:00 pm Video Photos

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Southbound Alvernon Way closed for graffiti removal Friday

Southbound Alvernon Way closed for graffiti removal Friday

Shut down should last about two hours Friday morning.

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City could pay $65,000 for picnic table mishap

City could pay $65,000 for picnic table mishap

Woman hurt when Reid Park picnic table upended.

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Education news

Education news

Education news from Tucson-area schools. 

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Law & Order Briefs

Fire east of Tucson nearly contained

May 06, 2014 12:00 am Related

Tucson police officer bitten, another hit with rock in scuffle with suspects

A Tucson police officer was bitten in the fingers and another was hit in the head with a rock in a scuffle with two suspects on Tucson's south side. 

May 05, 2014 3:24 pm

City launches graffiti app

Got a graffiti problem in your neighborhood?

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Vandals spray paint UA wildcat statue

Vandals spray paint UA wildcat statue

A 12-foot-tall bronze statue on the University of Arizona campus depicting four bobcats — a male, a female and two kittens — and benches near the sculpture were covered with yellow spray paint and the letters “ASU” Monday morning.

November 26, 2013 12:00 am Photos

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Golf Links ramp to Aviation Parkway to close due to graffiti

The city took drastic steps before dawn this morning to stop vandals from continuing to hit a graffiti hot spot — the massive overhead signs telling drivers what ramp to use at the intersection of Barraza-Aviation Parkway, Alvernon Way and Golf Links Road.

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'Elephant Snot' not answer for cleaning damaged saguaros

'Elephant Snot' not answer for cleaning damaged saguaros

Elephant Snot isn’t the answer.

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Boy, 15, in Saguaro Park tagging was on probation

The Tucson teen facing felony charges for spray-painting graffiti on cacti in Saguaro National Park in May had been placed on probation by a Juvenile Court judge just a day before the vandalism.

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Teen arrested as Saguaro Park vandal

Teen arrested as Saguaro Park vandal

Tucson police arrested a 16-year-old Monday on suspicion of spray-painting graffiti on saguaros and boulders at Saguaro National Park East.

July 31, 2013 12:00 am Photos

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Teen arrested as Saguaro Park vandal

Teen arrested as Saguaro Park vandal

Katherine Henrichs daubs a cleaning product known as Elephant Snot onto graffiti tags as a 14-member crew from Southwest Conservation Corps cleans up the damage along Douglas Spring Trail in Saguaro National Park East. A 16-year-old youth has been arrested and faces felony vandalism charges.

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Teen arrested as Saguaro Park vandal

Teen arrested as Saguaro Park vandal

Eleven saguaros were among 41 objects defaced with graffiti on Douglas Spring Trail in May.

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Saguaro National Park testing 'Elephant Snot' to remove cacti graffiti

Saguaro National Park testing 'Elephant Snot' to remove cacti graffiti

A crew from the Southwest Conservation Corps passes a tag, one of 11 sprayed on saguaros in May along a 3.5-mile stretch of the Douglas Spring Trail in the Saguaro National Park Rincon District. The crew is cleaning up the damage.

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Saguaro National Park testing 'Elephant Snot' to remove cacti graffiti

Saguaro National Park testing 'Elephant Snot' to remove cacti graffiti

Elephant Snot, a commercial cleaner made by a company called Graffiti Solutions, has proven effective on hard surfaces.

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Saguaro National Park testing 'Elephant Snot' to remove cacti graffiti

Saguaro National Park testing 'Elephant Snot' to remove cacti graffiti

It's called Elephant Snot - yep, that's the brand name - and Saguaro National Park officials hope to learn by late July whether it's safe as well as effective in removing graffiti from cactuses.

June 23, 2013 12:00 am Photos

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