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Patrick Finley: Reporter's bond with Tucson will live on

Patrick Finley: Reporter's bond with Tucson will live on

Finley donned the Sandy the Sidewinder costume as part of his 2006 column on ballpark jobs that also included being a ticket-taker.

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Patrick Finley: Reporter's bond with Tucson will live on

Patrick Finley: Reporter's bond with Tucson will live on

For eight years and two months, I've told other people's stories - 2,820 of them.

August 09, 2013 12:00 am Photos

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Patrick Finley: Reporter's bond with Tucson will live on

Patrick Finley: Reporter's bond with Tucson will live on

Reporter Patrick Finley, right, carries equipment to the Tucson Padres dug-out while learning how busy the job of ballboy can be for a story in 2011.

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Updated: Three-month rainfall totals around Tucson

Updated: Three-month rainfall totals around Tucson

We're officially three months into the 108-day monsoon, and here's an update on how much rainfall we've seen around Tucson.

September 15, 2011 4:00 pmLoading…
Map: Weekend rainfall totals around Tucson

Map: Weekend rainfall totals around Tucson

We're almost three months into the 108-day monsoon, and here's an update on how much rainfall we've seen around Tucson.

September 12, 2011 12:00 pmLoading…
Map: Tuesday's rainfall totals around Tucson

Map: Tuesday's rainfall totals around Tucson

Here's an update on how much rainfall we've seen around Tucson.

September 07, 2011 1:00 pmLoading…
What to do about your neighborhood's monsoon mess

What to do about your neighborhood's monsoon mess

If monsoon thunderstorms have left your Tucson neighborhood a haven for broken tree limbs, fallen palm fronds and other debris, then consider the Neighborhood Clean-Up Program from the city of Tucson.

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Map: Thursday's rainfall totals around Tucson

Map: Thursday's rainfall totals around Tucson

Can you guess which spot led the Tucson area in rain?

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Two months into monsoon: Where the rain has fallen around Tucson

Two months into monsoon: Where the rain has fallen around Tucson

We're 37 days into the 108-day monsoon, and here's an update on how much rainfall we've seen around Tucson.

August 15, 2011 12:15 pmLoading…

July was 16th-hottest ever in Tucson; we'll flip a coin for August

July was hot - just as you might have expected. The National Weather Service's Tucson Weather Forecast Office recapped the month in a report released Monday. Here's how July breaks down:

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Tucson records 16th hottest July

Tucson records 16th hottest July

July was hot — just as you might have expected. It was the 16th hottest on record; and through seven months, 2011 is already the 19th warmest recorded.

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Tucson: Where the most, least rain has fallen this monsoon

Tucson: Where the most, least rain has fallen this monsoon

We're 37 days into the 108-day monsoon, and here's an update on how much rainfall we've seen around Tucson.

July 22, 2011 12:15 pmLoading…
Monsoon returns: Here are Sunday's rainfall totals around Tucson

Monsoon returns: Here are Sunday's rainfall totals around Tucson

A trickle, a trace, just enough to tickle your face, that's how much rain we had in Tucson yesterday.

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A look at the 'bursts' and 'breaks' of the Arizona monsoon

A look at the 'bursts' and 'breaks' of the Arizona monsoon

As this week's weather pattern in Tucson reveals, monsoon's rains are not constant. Instead, these thunderstorms occur in a pattern of bursts and breaks. This graphic explains how it works.

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Tucson's monsoon rainfall totals through July 12

Tucson's monsoon rainfall totals through July 12

With a break in the monsoon rainfall action expected for at least the next few days around Tucson, here's a look at rain totals for monsoon's first 27 days.

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Good news, bad news about our monsoon rainfall this far in Tucson

Good news, bad news about our monsoon rainfall this far in Tucson

First, the good news, Tucson.

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Monsoon blog: What to do if you encounter a "haboob"

Monsoon blog: What to do if you encounter a "haboob"

An almost two-mile wall of dust, known as haboob, descended upon the Phoenix metro area yesterday, reducing visibility and causing flight delays at Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport.

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Tonight is Bloom Night at Tucson's Tohono Chul Park

Tonight is Bloom Night at Tucson's Tohono Chul Park

One of the highlights of teh Southern Arizona monsoon is the annual bloom night of the cereus cactus, Peniocereus greggii, better known as "Queen of the Night."

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Wednesday at noon: Chat with lightning expert Ron Holle

Wednesday at noon: Chat with lightning expert Ron Holle

One of my favorite parts of the summer monsoon is watching lightning streak across the desert sky. Little did I know, lightning experts also flock here to study these sky shows.

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Happy first day of monsoon! Wait, is it really?

Happy first day of monsoon! Wait, is it really?

So, you probably already know monsoon is a season. In the past, this season was ushered in based on the dew-point data: Have three days in a row at average dew point of 54 degrees or higher? Well, then monsoon started on the first of those three days.

June 15, 2011 6:15 pmLoading…

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