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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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Excessive heat warning for Tucson area will last until Saturday night

Excessive heat warning for Tucson area will last until Saturday night

The highest temperature are expected in the desert west of Tucson.

June 19, 2015 2:42 pmLoading…

Tucson hits record high of 108

Tucson set a record high for the date on Monday when the temperature reached 108 degrees.

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Immigrant in Pinal County people-smuggling case dies

Immigrant in Pinal County people-smuggling case dies

An Arizona couple could face a murder charge after one of several illegal immigrants suffering from heat exhaustion in the back of a U-haul truck they were driving has died, Pinal County officials say.

July 10, 2013 11:54 am Photos

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Tucson high hits 106; hotter this weekend

Tucson hit 106 degrees today, extending to 27 days — or all of June — that the mercury has sizzled to triple digits.

June 27, 2013 12:28 pm Related

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Heat advisory today in Tucson

It’s hot out there.

August 13, 2012 12:03 pmLoading…

2nd heat-related death in 3 days reported near Tucson

Unusually high temps for this time of year settled in over southern Arizona Monday afternoon contributing to the second heat-related death in three days and causing the National Weather Service to issue a heat advisory through the early evening for the southwestern part of the state.

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