Clusters of huts could provide basic services for less than the shelter.
City chose to spend less on machines that don't have as many options.
The first in an occasional new series on interesting people, "Tucsonalities."
Travel company loses customers afraid to go to Africa.
Published University of Arizona research on the effectiveness of TUSD's Mexican American Studies program.
Student achievement, new program are what matter most, not settling old scores.
'Liberal first aid kit' contains sympathy note on Republican National Committee stationary, tissues, antacid.
Power resides with Board of Education, of which she's just one member.
Early voting is the reason we have delayed results.
Barber-McSally squeaker grabs headlines, but other races interesting, too.
Volunteers pushing hard for their candidates on Election Day.
Having a plan isn't enough.
Columnist's last round of election-season dirt.
Arizonans should not accept that we can't pay schools what they're owed.
Despite checks, some want to make it harder to collect, submit ballots.
Sometimes a candidate catches a wave; other times the wave swamps candidate.
One big player in the area backs out: the University of Arizona.
Group prepares for whatever disaster may come their way.
Public referendum is one possibility.
Former superintendent's allies safe until contracts expire.
Assurances of company's future here might not be as firm as we thought.
Don't be surprised if the issue starts coming up more and more.
Deputy superintendent's assessment of district finances should be warning to all of us.
Prolonged probes typical after shootings by the Border Patrol.
Also in this politics roundup: Ducey speaks to a Koch Brothers' conference.
Ducey, DuVal trot out well-worn "weasel words."
Deluge of political ads driving you batty? Sorry, no relief in sight.
The bond issue would pay for a new animal-care center.
In this Tuesday letter, Tucson's budget director objected to increased bills imposed by Pima County on the city for animal-care services.
At issue: Donations of taxpayer money by individual county supervisors to groups.
Anyone who has owned or rented property around here has faced the question: Should I really plant something that needs so much water?
You can understand why loyal Republicans might not want independents voting in their primaries.
Dan McLeod had to tie his tent, in the bottom of the Santa Cruz River, to a tree during last week's storm when floodwaters threatened to pull it away. Still, he's staying put today.
Terri Franco, pictured, and her camp partner Dan McLeod aren't leaving their home in the bottom of the Santa Cruz River till they hear the water coming.
You think you've got concerns about the rains forecast for today and tomorrow?
When an adult "whoops" or "whips" a child, it's wrong.
What are the rules of this new campaign world?
There's a surprising degree of Democratic Party concern over the nominally non-partisan election.
As each new terrorist threat arises — Hamas, al-Qaida, al-Shabab — the alarm is raised again.
Former chancellor is either overly confident or delusional, columnist says.
Gary Kiehne nearly broke a persistent political trend.
Arizona among states being considered for factory.
Company is paying far less in property taxes than in the past.
Lack of competition a worrisome trend.
One of Tucson’s most famous native children doesn’t like our “car culture.”
His company moves, but doesn't kill, unwanted bee hives.
Greg Denker, owner of American bee Comtrol talks with Mel Swinson about removing a hive from a fallen saguaro on the southeast side.
Greg Denker staples netting over the escape routes fr a bee hive in a fallen saguaro.
Greg Denker removes a piece of a fallen saguaro containing g a bee hive from outside a southeast side home.
Bees cluster around pieces of a fallen saguaro where gre Denker's American Bee Control removed a hive earlier this month.