Flu season likely has not peaked yet in Pima County, a local health department officials says.
PHOENIX — Motivational speaker and author James Arthur Ray is
canceling his remaining 2009 seminars in the wake of three deaths
that occurred after a sweat-lodge ceremony he led this month in
After winning a conference championship and rolling through the
regular season with a 16-2 record, the Pima College women's soccer
team looked poised for a run at the national tournament.
UA senior guard Nic Wise sprained an ankle in practice Tuesday
and will miss a scheduled appearance at Thursday's Pac-10 media day
in Los Angeles, according to team spokesman Richard Paige.
The typical sweat lodge built in Pima County does not require a
building permit, chief building official Yves Khawam said last
Pima College soccer player Emily Shuta has been thinking about
studying firefighting next semester at the junior college.
The No. 13 Pima College women's soccer team wrapped up the ACCAC
regular-season title with a 2-1 win over Cochise in Douglas on
Arizona's first commercial wind farm made the state the fastest
growing in the nation's wind industry in the third quarter of
KINGMAN — UniSource Energy Services, which provides electric and
natural-gas service in rural Northern and Southern Arizona, has
agreed to purchase the output of a planned wind farm and solar
array in the Kingman area.
FLAGSTAFF — The family of a Minnesota woman who died more than a
week after being overcome in an Arizona sweat lodge ceremony said
Sunday that she prided herself on leading a healthy and active
SEDONA — James Arthur Ray led a group of more than 50 followers
into a cramped, sauna-like sweat lodge in Arizona last week by
convincing them that his words would lead them to spiritual and
Heading into this soccer season, most of the players on the Pima
College men's team were freshmen. Coach David Cosgrove was looking
for several players to tally goals.
PRESCOTT — The deaths of two people during a sweat-lodge
ceremony led by self-help expert James Arthur Ray are being
investigated as homicides, authorities said Thursday.
PHOENIX — Arizona's jobless rate remained virtually unchanged
for the second month in a row. But that doesn't necessarily mean
the economy is stabilizing.
A 38-year-old New York woman who died after sitting in a
sauna-like sweat lodge at a scenic Arizona resort was an avid
surfer and hiker who was "in top shape," took self-improvement
seriously and had a passion for art, a family spokesman said.
PHOENIX — A sauna-like sweat lodge at an Arizona resort meant to
provide spiritual cleansing became a crime scene Friday after two
people died and others became ill during a two-hour session inside
the crude structure.