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Daily Fitz Cartoon: Vets

Daily Fitz Cartoon: Vets

May 18, 2015 6:00 pmLoading…
74 apartments for Tucson's homeless vets moving forward

74 apartments for Tucson's homeless vets moving forward

Goal is to find affordable homes for 1,600 veterans by year's end.

May 05, 2015 7:30 pm Photos

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Letters to the editor

Letters to the editor

Letters on McDonald's zoning, fluoridation, act of kindness, exemplary student.  

April 28, 2015 5:00 pmLoading…
Ducey signs new child protection rules

Ducey signs new child protection rules

Gov. Doug Ducey signs new rules for when children can be removed from homes, and other bills.

April 06, 2015 7:30 pmLoading…
Arizona House OKs  begging limits

Arizona House OKs begging limits

Also: Income tax revision; child welfare chief OK'd.

March 24, 2015 10:23 pmLoading…
Old Liberty school might become veterans housing

Old Liberty school might become veterans housing

Sunnyside to sell old school to Amity Foundation for $525,000. 

March 04, 2015 7:35 pm Photos

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Letters to the editor

Letters to the editor

Letters on Kayla Mueller, anti-semitism, governor's visitor logs, rainbow flag.

February 11, 2015 6:15 pmLoading…
Ducey drops plan to fund veterans' cemeteries

Ducey drops plan to fund veterans' cemeteries

Governor scraps idea to use donations for disabled vets to fund cemeteries.

January 20, 2015 4:30 pmLoading…
Veterans can make great franchise owners

Veterans can make great franchise owners

Focus and an ability to follow the rules make many veterans a good fit for franchise businesses.

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Gilbert, Mesa good for vets, survey finds

Gilbert, Mesa good for vets, survey finds

WalletHub survey ranks several Arizona cities among the best places for veterans.

November 11, 2014 12:00 amLoading…
Annual parade downtown to honor veterans

Annual parade downtown to honor veterans

It's the 95th consecutive observance of local celebration thanking military members.

November 10, 2014 9:00 pm Photos

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Arizona OKs medical marijuana for patients with PTSD

Arizona OKs medical marijuana for patients with PTSD

At least one study shows the drug can be helpful, state decides.

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SaddleBrooke group selflessly supports troops, vets

SaddleBrooke group selflessly supports troops, vets

SaddleBrooke organization goes beyond the call of duty to help service members.

June 26, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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Iraq veterans disheartened by insurgency's gains

Iraq veterans disheartened by insurgency's gains

As the US considers new military action in Iraq to combat growing insurgency in the region, veterans from the war in Iraq express concern that their work in the country was for nothing.

June 13, 2014 12:00 pmLoading…
Melissa Vito: After vets have served, UA reaches out to serve them

Melissa Vito: After vets have served, UA reaches out to serve them

A powerful tribute to the fallen soldiers we remember this Memorial Day is how we support those who made it back.

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Veterans who want to start small businesses have ‘wingmen’

“We’ll be their wingman … offering free counseling, contracting opportunities and access to capital,” said the new administrator of the Small Business Administration (SBA), Maria Contreras-Sweet, after visiting a “Boots to Business: From Service to Start-Up” class recently.

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Tucson raising money to get Fisher House for veterans

Tucson raising money to get Fisher House for veterans

When she was told her youngest daughter had been shot in Iraq, Maria Herrera dropped everything and went home to wait by the phone for more news.

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Bill would create state tax credit for hiring jobless vets

PHOENIX — A Lake Havasu City lawmaker wants to add some a sweetener to the concept that it pays to hire a vet.

January 21, 2014 12:00 amLoading…

Wounded, disabled veterans invited to free lunch, bingo bash

Tucson East Elks Lodge No. 2532 is holding a free bingo event and luncheon for disabled and wounded veterans.

November 14, 2013 12:00 amLoading…
Airman takes a trip with Honor Flight

Airman takes a trip with Honor Flight

Robert Yeschek, a World War II, Korean War and Vietnam War veteran, poses at the World War II memorial in Washington D.C. during Honor Flight, Oct. 7, 2013. Honor Flight began in May 2005 after, Earl Morse, a retired Air Force Captain began working at the Veteran's Affairs Hospital noticed t…

October 28, 2013 12:00 am

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