Laura Myerscough practices at the Oro Valley Country Club on Sept. 15, 2002.
Carlotta Flores, the chef and co-owner of El Charro restaurant, stands in front of the original downtown location.
A Tohono O'odham woman living in the desert outside of Sells holds dried and fresh pieces of devil's claw.
Dried and fresh pieces of devil's claw in the hands of a Tohono O'odham woman living in the desert outside of Sells.
Hiker Hanna Miller walks past a trail sign pointing the way to Kannally Ranch House at Oracle State Park. Photo by Chris Richards. 1/23/01
Hiker Hanna Miller leaps from one boulder to another on one of the many outcroppings at Oracle State Park. Photo by Chris Richards, 1/23/01
BLM burros await auction in Tombstone, Arizona, Friday afternoon, August 10th, 2007.
2002: Homecoming festivities included a celebration of the 100th year of the UA band. Here, Jack Lee, 81, a former band director at the UA who wrote "Bear Down Arizona" fifty years ago, waves his napkin while accepting a standing ovation in Bear Down Gym.
Chris RichardsDolores A. Flores, quien fuera curandera tradicional de la Clínica de Medicina Alternativa de Pascua Yaqui, en una fotografía afuera de la clínica, sosteniendo una pieza de la raíz ibervillea sonorae, que ella utilizaba para tratar altos niveles de azúcar en la sangre. Flores m…
Dolores A. Flores, a traditional healer who died in 2006, used the root of ibervillea sonorae to treat high blood sugar levels.
Fendi Onobun, left, competes for a rebound with Mustafa Shakur (15) during the Red-Blue Game on Nov. 3, 2005, as Hassan Adams (21) looks on.
Mustafa Shakur, right, spins around Daniel Dillon during the Red-Blue Game on Nov. 9, 2005.
UA's Mohamed Tangara tries to get around Jordan Hill in the second half of the Red-Blue Game on Oct. 26, 2006.
UA's Daniel Dillon goes up for two in the second half of the Red-Blue Game on Oct. 26, 2006.
Mustafa Shakur, right, keeps the ball away from J.P. Prince in the first half of the Red-Blue Game on Oct. 26, 2006.
UA's Ivan Radenovic tries to get around J.P. Prince in the second half of the Red-Blue Game on Oct. 26, 2006.
UA's Jawann McClellan gets his shot blocked by Jordan Hill in the first half of the Red-Blue Game on Oct. 26, 2006.
UA's Nic Wise drives for the basket in the first half of the Red-Blue Game on Oct. 26, 2006.
UA's J.P. Prince goes up for two in the second half of the Red-Blue Game on Oct. 26, 2006.
UA's Jawann McClellan goes up for two in the second half of the Red-Blue Game on Oct. 26, 2006.
UA's Ivan Radenovic tries to catch up with a loose ball in the second half of the Red-Blue Game on Oct. 26, 2006.
Paula Fan and Steven Moeckel return to Tucson for a recital on Sunday.
Canyon ragweed is among the villains that make life miserable for Southern Arizona allergy sufferers. Experts across the U.S. warn that ragweed is sprouting up ahead of schedule this year.
Stewart L. Udall, former secretary of the Interior under presidents Kennedy and Johnson, photographed at the Arizona Inn May 17, 2000. Udall, 80, was in town to address a conference about "alternative dispute resolution and natural resources, sponsored by the Morris K. Udall Foundation.
UA's Chase Budinger puts up a shot over Stanfords's Joe Ross Merritt Nov. 22, 2006.
UA's Chase Budinger goes up over Stanford's Curtis West Nov. 22, 2006.
UA's Chase Budinger gets a breakaway slam dunk Feb. 25, 2007.
Mary Margaret Mercado, right, poses for a photo in 2007 with her friend, Gina Macaluso. Both are librarians and authors as well as best friends.
All-Star Anthony Henderson - Salpointe Catholic High School's Anthony Henderson Aug. 7, 2001
UA's Salim Stoudamire tries to get the ball past Wyoming's Alex Dunn during the second half of the game on Nov. 30, 2004.
UA's Salim Stoudamire slips past Utah defenders Richard Chaney, left, and Marc Jackson on Dec. 11, 2004.
UA's Salim Stoudamire guards Utah's Marc Jackson on Dec. 11, 2004.
UA's Salim Stoudamire passes over the head of WSU's Randy Green in the first half of the game on Jan. 29, 2005.
UA's Salim Stoudamire takes it to the basket against Nike Elite's Daryl Cunningham in the first half Nov. 28, 2001.
Sabino High school football player - Taylor Borane (2002 photo).
All-Star Bryan Tsang - Salpointe's Bryan Tsang carries the ball during the second quarter in a loss to Ironwood in the championship game.
All-Star Joey Warren - Sunnyside's Joey Warren heads for the sidelines with Chaparral's Mac Brown close behind, on Dec. 7, 2002.
All-Star Justin Sirnio - Sabino High school defensive lineman Justin Sirnio (2002 photo).
All-Star Jon Heitzinger - Catalina Foothills High school punter Jon Heitzinger (2002 photo).
All-Star Erik Avalos of Ironwood Ridge High School. 8/19/03
All-Star Zach Holmes - Sunnyside's Zach Holmes (11) and Jovan Stevenson (3) on the ground, try to wrap up Peoria Centennial Coyotes player arrell Barbour during the second quarter of the CLASS 5A-II State Championship Game, held at University of Phoenix Stadium in Glendale, Arizona, Friday, …
All-Star Jake Fischer - Rincon's Cody Schaefer (24) tries to break the tackle of Ironwood's Jake Fischer (31) during the second half on Oct. 6, 2006.
Alex Samorano, Sunnyside High School football player.
Sahuaro High School kicker Peter Gartner at practice. Photo taken on 12/7/99
Sahuaro High's Cameron Bell at rest during practice. Photo taken on 12/7/99.
Quinn Gooch, Sabino High School football player. Photo taken on 8/10/99.
Rocky Huntsinger, Amphi High School football player. Photo taken on 8/10/99.
Brendan Nostrant pauses along the Brown Mountain Trail at sunset on March 23, 1999. The trail, located in Tucson Mountain Park, near the desert museum, is a short and relatively easy and rewards one with sweeping views and magnificent Saguaros.