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Neto's Tucson: Thank you to veterans like Manuel Encinas

Neto's Tucson: Thank you to veterans like Manuel Encinas

It was Christmas Eve 1944, and Manuel Encinas, a U.S. Army soldier, was on a reconnaissance mission.

November 10, 2013 12:00 am Photos



Neto's Tucson: Anti-immigration rhetoric has distorted reality of border life, book says

Geraldo Cadava was born in Tucson but left when he was a child. Still, he returns often to visit family.

November 03, 2013 12:00 amLoading…

Neto's Tucson: Local pair hails gay-union rulings but knows AZ is still a fight

Alejandra Gerardo was at work when the news broke. Her partner, Narda Rivera, was in her office when the Supreme Court announced its ruling in support of gay rights.

June 30, 2013 12:00 amLoading…

Ernesto Portillo: Multicultural newcomers welcome in desert home

Tucson, with its deep Mexican roots, will be more multicultural by 2062.

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