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Suspected drug traffickers arrested in SV

Deputies arrested Tracy Houlihan, 44, near Interstate 10 and Highway 90 in Benson after finding drug paraphernalia in her vehicle.

KGUN 9 - 2018-06-22 16:27:00

REPORT: Border agents find 6-year-old abandoned by smuggler on hot desert road

As the most reliable and balanced news aggregation service on the internet, DML News offers the following information published byCBP.GOV:TUCSON, Ariz. – Ajo Station Border Patrol agents rescued a 6-year-old Costa Rican boy after he was abandoned on the border road Tuesday evening.Agents discovered

DENNISMICHAELLYNCH.COM - 2018-06-23 21:48:48

A clown mask, a top hat and a machete; but no crime in Rancho Sahuarita incident

Two men got into a standoff in Rancho Sahuarita Wednesday night, one was armed with a machete and the other with a gun.Sahuarita Police were called to South Via Gualda and West Calle Moro Fuerte around 5:30 p.m. Wednesday about a disturbance.When they arrived, they spoke with a 21-year-old man weari

SAHUARITASUN.COM - 2018-06-23 16:06:00

10 Tucson dining spots for tasty late-night eats

Named “Best Pizzeria” and “Best Place to Get a Slice” by Tucson Weekly, this pizzeria offers simple but delicious one topping “late night slices” from 11pm-2:30am Thursday, Friday and Saturday.

TUCSON.COM - 2018-06-23 18:49:00

2 arrested on suspicion of drug trafficking in Cochise County

According to the release, TracyHoulihan, 44, and Joshua Lytle, 28, were booked into the Cochise County jail on charges of possession of a dangerous drug, possession of a dangerous drug for sale, possession of a narcotic drug, possession of a narcotic drug for sale, and possession of a firearm during

TUCSON.COM - 2018-06-22 18:00:00

Known Arizona jaguar shown dead in photo, roamed southern Arizona in 2016, 2017

“This tragedy is piercing,” said Randy Serraglio, conservation advocate with the Center for Biological Diversity. “It highlights the urgency to protect jaguar habitat on both sides of the border and ensure that these rare, beautiful cats have safe places to live.”

KGUN 9 - 2018-06-22 21:49:27

After Trump order, border-crossing parents told in Tucson federal court where kids are

The information provided Wednesday during Operation Streamline, a fast-track program for border crossers, appears to be the first time in six weeks that federal prosecutors here have said in court where the children are.

TUCSON.COM - 2018-06-23 20:00:00

Cochise County has three new rabies cases

How to protect the family from rabies:• Vaccinate pets and domesticated animals, including livestock.• Be observant of animals showing unusual behavior. Animals infected with rabies begin to act strangely, such as nocturnal animals being active during the day or aggression toward humans or other ani

ARIZONA RANGE NEWS - 2018-06-22 09:00:00

Damage estimate for massive fire at Tucson construction site raised to $10M

The Tucson Fire Department says a cause of the fire at the construction site of The Mark, a student housing development, is still undetermined.Courtesy of Tucson Fire Department

TUCSON.COM - 2018-06-23 04:00:00

Man dies 1 week after head-on collision on Tucson's Miracle Mile

The crumpled remains of an SUV in the westbound lanes following a collision on West Miracle Mile, just west of North Flowing Wells Road on June 14, 2018, in Tucson, Ariz. The SUV collided head-on with a flatbed truck.

TUCSON.COM - 2018-06-22 15:30:00

Tucson police identify man, 15-year-old stepson found dead after apparent murder-suicide

After detectives investigated, they determined that 49-year-old Donald Stanley shot his wife and 15-year-old stepson before turning the gun on himself, according to police.

TUCSON.COM - 2018-06-22 12:30:00

Chiricahua Community Benson Health Center

A July 2 opening date at 8 a.m. has been set for the facility at 300 S. Ocotillo Ave., said Sarah Pacheco, public relations and media specialist at Chiricahua. A grand opening is scheduled for Saturday, Aug. 11, a year to the date of the groundbreaking and which coincides with National Health Center


Paving work to restrict I-10 near Benson

BENSON, Ariz. - The Arizona Department of Transportation advises drivers to plan for overnight lane closures on Interstate 10 near Benson for three nights beginning Wednesday, June 22, for paving work.


Tucson police investigating homicide after man killed on Tucson's east side

Tucson Police investigators gather in the parking outside an apartment complex in the 6300 block of E. Tanque Verde, the scene of a homicide, Thursday, June 21, 2018, Tucson, Ariz.

TUCSON.COM - 2018-06-22 13:00:00

Jaguar that roamed Huachuca Mountains shown dead in photo, officials say

A male jaguar that roamed the Huachuca Mountains in 2016 and 2017 is now believed to be dead.A nonprofit group that seeks to protect northern Mexican jaguars this week provided the Arizona Daily Star with a photo of a jaguar pelt. The pelt “certainly appears to be the same jaguar” photographed in th

TUCSON.COM - 2018-06-22 22:00:00

Tucson police say man fatally shot stepson then himself

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HERALDCOURIER.COM - 2018-06-22 15:14:35

Response positive so far for upcoming city clean up

“We’ll be concentrating on the alleys,” said Bowman, who with partner Masters, are hoping to rid areas of the unsightly mounds of rubble that have congested many areas in town. “We will be going through all the alleys in the Benson to pick up trash, including what can’t be put into bags,” he explain


TPD working eastside homicide, one man dead

TUCSON, Ariz. - Tucson Police are investigating a homicide in the 1600 block of North Wilmot.According to TPD, one man is dead.No other information has been released.KGUN9 has a crew heading to the scene and will have more information soon..@Tucson_Policeis working a Homicide investigation in the 16


Sierra Vista man arrested for sexual conduct with an under-aged girl

On May 29, Sierra Vista police officers received the report alleging the man was "having sex" with the under-aged girl, a news release said.


City fire department gets new pumper truck

The City of Willcox Volunteer Fire Department received its new pumper truck Monday, June 4.In its Facebook post that day, the department called the truck “a new step forward . . . in protecting the city and all of our citizens.”The new firetruck was built by the Pierce Manufacturing, in Florida. The

ARIZONA RANGE NEWS - 2018-06-22 17:00:00