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Closure of Redington Pass shooting sites is extended

Closure of Redington Pass shooting sites is extended

The closure was extended until next Sept. 30 or until rescinded.

October 04, 2014 4:15 pmLoading…

Gordon Douglas: Hunting by any other name is still killing animals

It’s hard not to chuckle at how hard some people have to work to not say something. A great example is Gerry Perry’s Dec. 23 guest opinion, “Hunting benefits Arizona.”

January 07, 2014 12:00 amLoading…
Redington Pass cleanup

Redington Pass cleanup

Gunfire no longer echoes across once-popular shooting sites in Redington Pass, and the U.S. Forest Service plans to resume environmental cleanup work Monday to analyze and remove soil contaminated by shooting debris.

November 29, 2013 12:00 amLoading…

'It's suspicious' — up to 10 javelinas found killed in Tucson area

Arizona game officials are investigating the killing of up to 10 javelinas, the remains of which were found Thursday morning near Saguaro National Park East.

October 11, 2013 12:00 amLoading…
Bundled hunting, fishing licenses coming to Arizona in January

Bundled hunting, fishing licenses coming to Arizona in January

PHOENIX – Rodney Behrens stood at the edge of Encanto Park’s lake, attaching bait to a fishing pole not far from one he had already cast in hopes of hooking catfish.

September 26, 2013 12:00 amLoading…

Tim Steller: Bighorns' proposed return to Catalinas raises hunting debate

When the news came out that bighorn sheep will be reintroduced to the Santa Catalinas, suspicions quickly arose: They must be doing it so hunters can kill the sheep.

July 07, 2013 12:00 amLoading…
4 dead, 17 hurt when train hits Texas vets parade

4 dead, 17 hurt when train hits Texas vets parade

MIDLAND, Texas — Four people are dead and 17 others are injured after a train slammed into a parade float headed to a West Texas event honoring wounded veterans, authorities say.

November 15, 2012 6:16 pmLoading…

Reward offered in killings of wild turkeys near Green Valley

The state Game and Fish Department is offering a $1,750 reward for information leading to arrests in the illegal killings of at least three Gould’s turkeys in the Josephine Canyon area southeast of Green Valley.

October 31, 2012 12:18 pmLoading…

NM shooting range to hold coyote-killing contest

ALBUQUERQUE — A shooting range and gun store is scheduled to hold a two-day contest to see who can kill the most coyotes in New Mexico.

October 18, 2012 9:05 pmLoading…

House opposes ban on silencers on hunting guns

PHOENIX - Arizonans may soon be able to hunt more quietly.

February 29, 2012 12:00 amLoading…

Deer head found at Tucson Mountain Park

The Arizona Game and Fish Department is offering a reward of up to $1,250 for information leading to an arrest after a deer’s head was found at Tucson Mountain Park.

February 18, 2012 1:33 pmLoading…

Extremely rare jaguar seen southeast of Tucson

A hunter saw and photographed a jaguar in Cochise County over the weekend, the Arizona Game and Fish Department confirmed today.

November 21, 2011 2:52 pmLoading…
Greg Hansen : Gallick on a mission: wrestle in Olympics

Greg Hansen : Gallick on a mission: wrestle in Olympics

After he went 35-0 to win the 2006 NCAA wrestling championship, Nate Gallick earned a sociology degree at Iowa State and got on with life.

October 30, 2009 12:00 am Photos

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Community colleges lead jump in push for higher education

Community colleges lead jump in push for higher education

Some are there because of the recession, and others despite it. Regardless, more young Americans than ever are in college — especially community college, according to a new report.

October 30, 2009 12:00 amLoading…
Costco to accept food stamps soon

Costco to accept food stamps soon

Costco Wholesale Corp. said Wednesday that it will start accepting food stamps at its warehouse clubs nationwide after testing them at stores in New York.

October 29, 2009 12:00 amLoading…
Costco to accept food stamps soon

Costco to accept food stamps soon

 

October 29, 2009 12:00 amLoading…

State investigating prairie dog shooting

State wildlife officials are investigating the shooting death of a prairie dog east of Sonoita last week.

October 28, 2009 12:00 amLoading…

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