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Santa Catalina Mountains

Big storm shows gentler side in Tucson

Big storm shows gentler side in Tucson

Area gets steady dousing.

December 14, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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Mountain lion kills recently transplanted bighorn ewe

Mountain lion kills recently transplanted bighorn ewe

Arizona Game and Fish officials confirmed the kill Sunday.

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Transplanted bighorn killed by mountain lion

Transplanted bighorn killed by mountain lion

The yearling is the first confirmed kill of sheep relocated last month to the Catalina Mountains north of Tucson.

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Rain updates for Tucson with updated rain totals

Rain updates for Tucson with updated rain totals

Some updates on the rain that has been falling in the Tucson area since about 3 a.m.

December 04, 2014 12:30 pm Video Photos

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'Second autumn' dazzles in Sabino Canyon

'Second autumn' dazzles in Sabino Canyon

Autumn color stays, long after mountain leaves have faded.

December 03, 2014 5:00 pm Photos

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14 bighorns released into Catalinas; 3 others die

14 bighorns released into Catalinas; 3 others die

Another release of 16 is scheduled for today amid criticism from opponents.

November 21, 2014 12:00 am Video Photos

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Another bighorn sheep dies in the Catalina Mountains

Another bighorn sheep dies in the Catalina Mountains

Twelve of the original 31 sheep transplanted are still alive.

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More private shrines appearing on S. Arizona forest lands

More private shrines appearing on S. Arizona forest lands

Officials have this advice for those building memorials: Don't.

November 05, 2014 11:00 am Photos

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Video: Cyclist attacked on Mount Lemmon (contains foul language)

Video: Cyclist attacked on Mount Lemmon (contains foul language)

The bicyclist suffered minor injuries. 

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Old Fort Lowell Neighborhood provides 'sense of place'

Old Fort Lowell Neighborhood provides 'sense of place'

Neighborhood's laid-back charm, history attracts an eclectic mix of artists, families.

September 13, 2014 6:15 pm Photos

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Deputies search for 3 in Tucson home invasion

Deputies search for 3 in Tucson home invasion

The armed intruders wore black and had bandanas covering their faces.

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Buildings weren't burned by Forest Service, judge rules

Buildings weren't burned by Forest Service, judge rules

Two Oracle-area couples claimed their properties were destroyed in a backburn during the Bullock Fire in 2002.

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Update: Hikers find skeletal remains on Mt. Lemmon

Update: Hikers find skeletal remains on Mt. Lemmon

The remains were found near the Marshall Gulch picnic area.

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Tucson in 100 Objects — Mount Lemmon ski lift

Tucson in 100 Objects — Mount Lemmon ski lift

You wouldn't think a ski lift belonged in this list, but it does.

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Bighorns finding their footing, wildlife officials say

Bighorns finding their footing, wildlife officials say

"Encouraging developments" could mean another transplant of the wild sheep.

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Man rescued from Sabino Canyon

Man rescued from Sabino Canyon

Crews hoisted a man, having chest pains, out of Sabino Canyon. 

July 16, 2014 4:34 pm
Tucson in 100 Objects — Finger Rock

Tucson in 100 Objects — Finger Rock

Yes, we believe that is an index finger raised in our direction

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Bighorn sheep numbers remain same

Bighorn sheep numbers remain same

Lambs born in mountains appear healthy, growing.

June 27, 2014 3:55 pmLoading…

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