This year's palo verde bloom is "nothing short of spectacular," expert says.
Numerous species of wildflowers are showing their colors along Gates Pass Road.
Alice Vail slept under a tarp in the company of scorpions.
Desert hillsides are green and dotted with a few wildflowers following rains.
Sunset on the northwest near Cortaro and Old Father Oct. 8, 2001.
Yes, we believe that is an index finger raised in our direction
The view above through the absence of a roof is impromptu and spectacular
An old stone house west of Tucson is prized for its history.
Pima County is on the verge of acquiring a scenic 286-acre parcel in the west-side Painted Hills area that county officials have coveted for years.
Much of Old Tucson Studios burned to the ground in a devastating fire on April 24, 1995. The first firefighters on the scene were no match for the tinder-dry buildings on the Western movie set. The arson fire caused an estimated $10 million in damage to 70 percent of the structures on 70 acr…
Grant Road once was divided into four streets, and DeMoss-Petrie Road was one of them.
Scientists and meteorite hunters are revising their search area after a fireball passed over the Tucson area earlier in the week.
YUMA — Wildlife officers — swooping out of the sky in helicopters and wielding net guns — snared fleet bighorn sheep in rugged mountains northeast of here Saturday.
According to a ridiculous USA TODAY poll, the best place to view a sunset is not Tucson. We came in seventh behind Clearwater Beach, Fla.; Leland, Mich.; Albuquerque; Key West, Fla.; the Outer Banks and Puerto Vallarta.
City business and political leaders have endorsed the notion of having a new interstate run through the Tucson region, saying they fear the area will become economically irrelevant without it.
Crews from Northwest Fire District rescued a woman thrown from her horse in a wash in the Tucson Mountains.
The Pima County Sheriff’s Department said a woman who was swept away in a flooded wash early Friday has been found dead inside her car on the northwest side.
A possible land swap is in the works that could result in preservation of 284 acres of prime Tucson Mountain foothills desert and creation of a big new development project downtown.
Authorities found a 52-year-old man who got lost this evening on
a trail near West Gates Pass Road, authorities said.