You might not find a hotel room in February in Tucson, but you can find a gem of a deal.
Sarah Elliott jewelry is displayed. The Fine Arts Festival is held twice a year at La Encantada.
Hardships were part of life for Southern Arizona pioneers in the
mid-1800s, but the trials endured by Larcena Pennington Page would
have brought the toughest frontiersman to his knees.
Here are a few excerpts from Star news assistant Joyce
Bertschy's blog, "Life Out of Range." Read more online at
Scholarships available for lifeguard
Some members of Trico Electric Cooperative are beginning to feel
the effects of higher rates that first appeared on September
The typical sweat lodge built in Pima County does not require a
building permit, chief building official Yves Khawam said last
The secretary of the U.S. Department of Agriculture shouldn't be
siding with anyone during the federal process to review
environmental impacts of the proposed Rosemont Copper Mine, but it
appears he is doing so.
U.S. Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack has frustrated, surprised
and disappointed Tucson-area opponents of the Rosemont Mine by
upholding lower-level officials' view that the feds can't legally
say "no" to its construction.
FLAGSTAFF — More than 50 followers of spiritual guru James
Arthur Ray had just endured five strenuous days of fasting,
sleep-deprivation and mind-altering breathing exercises when he led
them into a sweat lodge ceremony.
Getting the utility bills paid, making sure there was food on
the table and clean clothes to wear, keeping kids out of trouble —
that was Billie Donohue's life for much of the last 22 years, but
it wasn't just her family she looked after.
MERCED, Calif. — Nobody can say why the Virgin of Guadalupe
would appear on a hunk of rock formed millions of years before the
birth of Jesus.