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Another bighorn dies in Catalinas — apparently of pneumonia

Another bighorn dies in Catalinas — apparently of pneumonia

Search continues for the origin of pneumonia that's killing bighorns near Tucson.

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Grijalva seeks to rescind approval for mine

Grijalva seeks to rescind approval for mine

Resolution Copper Mining Co. want to develop the mine near Superior.

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Tribe's protest of mine plan near Superior is in 3rd week

Tribe's protest of mine plan near Superior is in 3rd week

Apache leaders and their allies vow to stay until they're sure Oak Flat is protected.

February 20, 2015 7:04 pm Photos

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Apache leader: Unite to fight proposed copper mine

Apache leader: Unite to fight proposed copper mine

Tribe fights December land swap that favored project.

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Game and Fish: Mountain lion kills second bighorn

Game and Fish: Mountain lion kills second bighorn

Two of 30 recently transplanted sheep have been killed.

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Mining company says it's committed to Superior's success

Mining company says it's committed to Superior's success

But some townspeople say the outdoors offer better chance for area's future.

December 21, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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Conservation groups oppose helicopters in wilderness areas

Conservation groups oppose helicopters in wilderness areas

Plans for helicopter landings in wilderness areas face opposition from environmental groups.

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Resolution Copper deal elicits celebration, outrage

Resolution Copper deal elicits celebration, outrage

Foreign mining company is set to acquire national forest land near Superior.

December 12, 2014 5:09 pm Photos

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Prehistoric burial site found near Superior

Land-swap opponents say findings demonstrate the archaeological importance of the region.

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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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Mine land-swap vote imminent in Senate

Mine land-swap vote imminent in Senate

The controversial bill has been tucked into a "must-pass" national defense spending bill.

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Deal for Superior mine inserted into defense bill

Deal for Superior mine inserted into defense bill

Resolution Copper has been trying to acquire the land for nine years.

December 03, 2014 6:00 pm Photos

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12 bighorns captured for release in Catalinas

12 bighorns captured for release in Catalinas

State agency rebuilding herd in mountains north of Tucson.

November 20, 2014 12:00 am
More bighorns coming to Catalinas this week

More bighorns coming to Catalinas this week

New group will be released near existing herd.

November 17, 2014 7:00 pmLoading…
More bighorn sheep will be brought to Catalinas

More bighorn sheep will be brought to Catalinas

Wildlife officials plan capture and release in late November.

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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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Rafting companies canceling seasons due to dry Arizona winter

Rafting companies canceling seasons due to dry Arizona winter

Commercial rafting companies are canceling their seasons along the Upper Salt River and the Verde River due to a depleted water supply, forcing adventure seekers elsewhere.

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Arizona man charged with starting wildfire

PHOENIX (AP) — A Mesa man has been charged with starting a wildfire that burned nearly 18,000 acres near Payson.

July 02, 2012 5:17 pm

Arizona bear attack victim missing part of scalp

PAYSON — A doctor says a 30-year-old Arizona man who survived a bear attack at the Ponderosa Campground is missing part of his scalp.

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