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Planned bike ranch near Saguaro National Park hits snag

Planned bike ranch near Saguaro National Park hits snag

A permit request to allow a bike ranch across the street from Saguaro National Park is premature, says a county hearing administrator who recommended denial of the conditional-use permit application required for the bike ranch to move forward.

May 28, 2014 12:00 am Related Loading…
No laws violated in Supervisor's roads-fund transfer, county review finds

No laws violated in Supervisor's roads-fund transfer, county review finds

The Pima County Board of Supervisors did not violate any laws when it voted to move money from Supervisor Ally Miller’s district to fix Colossal Cave Road last month, according to the Pima County Attorney’s Office.

March 11, 2014 2:00 pmLoading…
Tucson monsoon: Updated rain totals through 11:30 p.m. Wednesday

Tucson monsoon: Updated rain totals through 11:30 p.m. Wednesday

Here are some updated rain totals. Tucson International Airport, the city's official recording site, picked up 0.74" of precipitation between Tuesday and 11:30 p.m. Wednesday. A Pima County Regional Flood Control District gauge on Catalina Highway recorded 2.36" of rain — the highest total f…

August 22, 2012 8:00 amLoading…
Tucson woman indicted in killing of her 2 children

Tucson woman indicted in killing of her 2 children

A Tucson woman accused of shooting her children to death earlier this month has been indicted on two counts of first-degree murder and two counts of child abuse under circumstances likely to cause death.

August 21, 2012 5:01 pm Related

Prison for Tucson restaurant worker who exposed himself to girls

A 24-year-old Tucson fast food worker has been sentenced to three years in prison for exposing himself to two 9-year-old girls on separate occasions last fall.

August 21, 2012 2:03 pm

Man pleads guilty in deadly police-chase crash near Tucson

A 27-year-old man is facing between seven and 21 years in prison after pleading guilty to manslaughter in a fatal crash two years ago north of Tucson.

August 21, 2012 1:04 pm

Pima County ‘invests’ $5.4M in Tucson hospital

Pima County is making a $5.4 million investment in Tucson Medical Center.

August 20, 2012 3:20 pmLoading…
Tucson wine dinner focuses on Spain

Tucson wine dinner focuses on Spain

Spainish wines paired with each of the five courses.

August 20, 2012 10:00 amLoading…

Tucson police ID man fatally struck by patrol car

The pedestrian who died after being struck by a Tucson police officer responding to a call early Monday morning in midtown has been identified.

August 20, 2012 8:10 am
Tucson monsoon: Sunday's rain totals

Tucson monsoon: Sunday's rain totals

An impressive cloud formation moved into Tucson from Cochise County around 7 p.m. last night, and was shortly followed by a storm that left impressive rain totals.

August 20, 2012 8:00 amLoading…

Kids Rock benefit concert today

The Kids Rock fundraiser concert is being held today at 3 p.m. at the Jewish Community Center, 3800 E. River Road.

August 19, 2012 9:00 amLoading…

Tucson man pleads guilty to manslaughter

A 19-year-old Tucson man scheduled to go to trial next week on a first-degree murder charge pleaded guilty Friday to manslaughter.

August 17, 2012 2:13 pm

4 freeway wrecks blamed on storm near Tucson

Heavy rain has contributed to four crashes and traffic delays on westbound Interstate 10 east of Tucson.

August 17, 2012 1:22 pmLoading…
Man arrested in Tucson motel killing

Man arrested in Tucson motel killing

A 21-year-old man has been arrested in connection with a fatal July shooting outside a motel on Tucson’s south side, police said.

August 17, 2012 11:14 am
Ex-coach who ran off with teen girl now jailed in Tucson

Ex-coach who ran off with teen girl now jailed in Tucson

A former wrestling coach who was on the run with a teenage girl in Mexico was booked into Pima County Jail Friday morning.

August 17, 2012 9:02 am

Deputies: NW Tucson drowning might be suicide

Deputies are investigating the Friday morning drowning of a woman on Tucson’s northwest side as a possible suicide after finding a suicide note in the woman’s home.

August 17, 2012 8:21 am
Mesa stabbing suspect may be heading to Tucson

Mesa stabbing suspect may be heading to Tucson

Authorities are looking for a man who may be heading to Tucson after he kidnapped and stabbed a woman in Mesa, police said.

August 16, 2012 3:55 pm
Tucson monsoon: Tuesday's rain totals

Tucson monsoon: Tuesday's rain totals

There were several impressive rain totals around the Tucson metro area last night.

August 15, 2012 9:00 amLoading…

Tucson Bird and Wildlife Festival starts today

The Tucson Audubon Society is hosting its Bird and Wildlife Festival at Riverpark Inn, 350 S.Freeway.

August 15, 2012 9:00 amLoading…

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