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Steller: Ducey, Duval not honest on state budget

Steller: Ducey, Duval not honest on state budget

Ducey, DuVal trot out well-worn "weasel words."

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Steller: It's ad nauseam all the way to Election Day

Steller: It's ad nauseam all the way to Election Day

Deluge of political ads driving you batty? Sorry, no relief in sight.

September 27, 2014 7:15 pmLoading…
Steller: Huckelberry favors Prop. 415 — doesn’t he?

Steller: Huckelberry favors Prop. 415 — doesn’t he?

The bond issue would pay for a new animal-care center.

September 25, 2014 10:00 pm Related Loading…
City objects to animal-care bill

City objects to animal-care bill

In this Tuesday letter, Tucson's budget director objected to increased bills imposed by Pima County on the city for animal-care services.

September 25, 2014 5:36 pm
Steller: Miller’s right(!): Supervisors’ donations look bad

Steller: Miller’s right(!): Supervisors’ donations look bad

At issue: Donations of taxpayer money by individual county supervisors to groups.

September 23, 2014 9:45 pmLoading…
Steller: Small choices get harder as drought threatens

Steller: Small choices get harder as drought threatens

Anyone who has owned or rented property around here has faced the question: Should I really plant something that needs so much water?

September 21, 2014 12:00 am Video Loading…
Steller: GOP considers alienating 1.15 million AZ voters

Steller: GOP considers alienating 1.15 million AZ voters

You can understand why loyal Republicans might not want independents voting in their primaries.

September 18, 2014 10:00 pmLoading…
Tent home in Santa Cruz

Tent home in Santa Cruz

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. 

September 17, 2014 1:09 pm
Terri Franco

Terri Franco

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. 

September 17, 2014 1:07 pm
Steller: Homeless pair prepares in Santa Cruz bottom

Steller: Homeless pair prepares in Santa Cruz bottom

You think you've got concerns about the rains forecast for today and tomorrow?

September 17, 2014 12:30 pm Photos

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Steller: Aggressive 'trackers' factor in Barber-McSally race

Steller: Aggressive 'trackers' factor in Barber-McSally race

What are the rules of this new campaign world?

September 13, 2014 10:00 pmLoading…
Steller: Tucson school board race turns partisan

Steller: Tucson school board race turns partisan

There's a surprising degree of Democratic Party concern over the nominally non-partisan election.

September 11, 2014 9:45 pmLoading…
Steller: Cross-border terrorism isn't the realistic threat

Steller: Cross-border terrorism isn't the realistic threat

As each new terrorist threat arises — Hamas, al-Qaida, al-Shabab — the alarm is raised again.

September 09, 2014 10:00 pmLoading…
Steller: Time for PCC to call Flores' bluff

Steller: Time for PCC to call Flores' bluff

Former chancellor is either overly confident or delusional, columnist says.

September 06, 2014 9:15 pmLoading…
Steller: Candidates lose when they pay own way

Steller: Candidates lose when they pay own way

Gary Kiehne nearly broke a persistent political trend. 

September 04, 2014 11:00 pmLoading…
Steller: States risk overpaying for Tesla plant

Steller: States risk overpaying for Tesla plant

Arizona among states being considered for factory.

September 02, 2014 9:30 pm Photos

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Steller: Asarco's gain is homeowners' loss as taxes soar

Steller: Asarco's gain is homeowners' loss as taxes soar

Company is paying far less in property taxes than in the past.

August 30, 2014 10:00 pmLoading…
Steller: Aversion to contested primaries could bite Democrats

Steller: Aversion to contested primaries could bite Democrats

Lack of competition a worrisome trend.

August 28, 2014 10:00 pmLoading…
Steller: Ronstadt's carping about Tucson gets old

Steller: Ronstadt's carping about Tucson gets old

One of Tucson’s most famous native children doesn’t like our “car culture.”

August 23, 2014 6:30 pmLoading…
Steller: Tucsonan on quest to breed super bees

Steller: Tucsonan on quest to breed super bees

His company moves, but doesn't kill, unwanted bee hives.

August 21, 2014 10:00 pm Photos

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Greg Denker

Greg Denker

Greg Denker, owner of American bee Comtrol talks with Mel Swinson about removing a hive from a fallen saguaro on the southeast side.

August 21, 2014 5:26 pm
Greg Denker

Greg Denker

Greg Denker staples netting over the escape routes fr a bee hive in a fallen saguaro.

August 21, 2014 5:26 pm
Greg Denker

Greg Denker

Greg Denker removes a piece of a fallen saguaro containing g a bee hive from outside a southeast side home.

August 21, 2014 5:26 pm
Greg Denker

Greg Denker

Bees cluster around pieces of a fallen saguaro where gre Denker's American Bee Control removed a hive earlier this month.

August 21, 2014 5:26 pm
Steller: Rio Nuevo member hijacks project's scoring system

Steller: Rio Nuevo member hijacks project's scoring system

On one ballot, Norville proposal wins 1,000 points out of 1,000 possible.

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Steller: Police must avoid militarizing crowd control

Steller: Police must avoid militarizing crowd control

As we saw in Missouri last week, riot gear ramps up crowds it intends to diffuse.

August 16, 2014 9:30 pmLoading…
Steller: Big Rio Nuevo project falters on procurement politics

Steller: Big Rio Nuevo project falters on procurement politics

The latest news and opinion in Tucson politics.

August 14, 2014 9:30 pmLoading…
Steller: Get loaded (with ringtones) for grizzlies in AZ

Steller: Get loaded (with ringtones) for grizzlies in AZ

Big bears might make a showing here.

August 12, 2014 10:00 pmLoading…
Steller: Decision time on developing key streetcar site

Steller: Decision time on developing key streetcar site

Ask yourself: "Who's got a record of getting things done?"

August 09, 2014 7:30 pm Photos

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Steller: Why Huckelberry floated doomed sales-tax idea

Steller: Why Huckelberry floated doomed sales-tax idea

If board vote were held today, he couldn’t even win a simple majority.

August 07, 2014 9:30 pmLoading…
Steller: APS' shady behavior sullies commission campaign

Steller: APS' shady behavior sullies commission campaign

Utility or its parent company tries to sway Arizona Corporation Commission election.

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Steller: No electricity, gas — familiar trailer park woes

Steller: No electricity, gas — familiar trailer park woes

Another Southern Arizona mobile home park sells run-down trailers it doesn't own.

July 19, 2014 6:00 pmLoading…
Steller: Grijalva, Barber split over migration proposals (updated)

Steller: Grijalva, Barber split over migration proposals (updated)

Some officials are trying to do something about the young Central Americans.

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Steller: Babeu provokes migrant protests for own benefit

Steller: Babeu provokes migrant protests for own benefit

His political career depends on the illegal immigration he claims to loathe.

July 15, 2014 6:30 pmLoading…
Steller: Tucson doctors push baseless migrant-disease hysteria

Steller: Tucson doctors push baseless migrant-disease hysteria

Two physicians are stretching common sense to the breaking point.

July 12, 2014 10:00 pmLoading…
Tim Steller: TUSD's Grijalva should have disclosed

Tim Steller: TUSD's Grijalva should have disclosed

The TUSD board president needs to learn about transparency. 

July 10, 2014 10:00 pmLoading…
Steller: Border returns as political issue for 2014

Steller: Border returns as political issue for 2014

Central American migrant crisis revives the border security issue for Arizona politicians. 

July 08, 2014 10:00 pm Photos

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Steller: Border incursions demand transparency, accountability

Steller: Border incursions demand transparency, accountability

Last month's incident needs to be investigated and consequences given.

July 06, 2014 12:00 amLoading…
Steller: City's embrace of warranty company raises questions

Steller: City's embrace of warranty company raises questions

Should Tucson have its name attached a water-line insurance offer?

June 29, 2014 12:00 amLoading…
Steller: Huppenthal's Dem challenger gets gifts, a setback

Steller: Huppenthal's Dem challenger gets gifts, a setback

Challenger David Garcia benefits from incumbent's woes.

June 27, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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Steller: On blogs, Huppenthal reveals his inner ugliness

Steller: On blogs, Huppenthal reveals his inner ugliness

Superintendent of Public Instruction John Huppenthal was caught making controversial anonymous comments. 

June 25, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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Steller: Tucson lab could do more to fight bee losses

Steller: Tucson lab could do more to fight bee losses

A small laboratory just off North Campbell Avenue could be a key site in the fight to solve a terrifying phenomenon: the mass disappearance of honeybees needed to pollinate America’s crops.

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Review of research on neonicotinoids and honey bees

Review of research on neonicotinoids and honey bees

This study, published in May 2014, reviews the research on the effect of neonicotinoid insecticides on honey bee colonies.

June 20, 2014 7:06 pm

Steller: Homeless life is complicated in Tucson summer

Terri Franco and Dan McLeod have spent plenty of monsoon seasons living in the bottom of the usually dry Santa Cruz.

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Steller: TUSD should look in the mirror for deseg blame

Finally, someone came out and said it.

June 13, 2014 12:00 amLoading…

Steller: We can address Central American migrant crisis we helped create

If only the migrant crisis we’re facing today were as simple as our slogans.

June 08, 2014 12:00 amLoading…

Steller: South Tucson needs more than social service agencies

If you’re in the Tucson area and you’re homeless, hungry, addicted or mentally ill, there’s a pretty good chance you’ll find your way to the tiny town of South Tucson.

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Steller: Dong abused power with vote on Sunnyside buyout

What a disgusting end to a sad chapter.

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Steller: New agency could save the next Roman Barreras

Steller: New agency could save the next Roman Barreras

For all the criticism that Child Protective Services workers get, they figured out the key problems in newborn Roman Barreras’ family right away.

June 01, 2014 12:00 amLoading…

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