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Amanda Trujillo nets Volunteer Appreciation Award

Amanda Trujillo, Benson Primary School, left, with Carla Anaya and Theresa Hoge of the American Heart Association, who recognized Trujillo with a Volunteer Appreciation Award.Chris Dabovich|Benson News-Sun Thanks to the efforts of teacher Amanda Trujillo, Benson Primary School was tops in the county

SAN PEDRO VALLEY NEWS-SUN - 2017-09-20 13:00:00

Registration deadline nears for Economic Outlook Luncheon

With the Benson Economic Outlook Luncheon quickly approaching, so too is the deadline to register for the Oct. 5 event which is Thursday, Sept. 28. The annual event hosted by Cochise College's Small Business Development Center and Center for Economic Research will offer a glimpse at the Benson econo

SAN PEDRO VALLEY NEWS-SUN - 2017-09-20 13:00:00

Full slate of Homecoming activities planned

Benson High School is proud to announce Homecoming 2017. With the theme of 'Decades,' many new activities and surprises are in store for all who participate. Throughout the week of Sept. 25 through Sept. 29, various activities, school spirit events, and competitions will be hosted by the student lea

SAN PEDRO VALLEY NEWS-SUN - 2017-09-20 13:00:00

County Supes OK airport project

BISBEE - Cochise County awarded a Tucson company a $673,025 contract to improve the taxiway at the Bisbee-Douglas International Airport. The Board of Supervisors unanimously approved the award last week at the recommendation of Facilities Management Director Jay Howe, who reported 100 percent of the

SAN PEDRO VALLEY NEWS-SUN - 2017-09-20 13:00:00

Woman injured, 2 cats killed in mobile home blaze

TUCSON (KGUN9-TV) - A woman was injured and two cats died in a mobile home blaze south of Tucson Monday. According to Rural/Metro Fire, the blaze was in a double wide mobile home near Country Club and Old Vail Road. Crews found flames coming from the end of the home near the bedrooms. They had the f

KGUN 9 - 2017-09-18 18:37:21

Park bond open house brings out supporters and critics

Oro Valley resident Rob Wanczyk asking questions of Oro Valley Assistant Town Manager Chris Cornelison, right, at last week's open house on Proposition 454, the Naranja Park Bond question.After town staff gave a short presentation on the bond details, residents were asked to ask questions at separat

TUCSONLOCALMEDIA.COM - 2017-09-19 19:32:00

Rotary hears about Border Patrol activities

During the Sept. 8 meeting of the Willcox Rotary Club, U.S. Border Patrol Agent Jake Stukenberg discussed the duties performed by the 3,834 agents assigned to the Tucson Sector, which covers 90,530 square miles from Yuma to New Mexico. Stukenberg noted agents in the Tucson Sector seized 728,367 poun

ARIZONA RANGE NEWS - 2017-09-20 19:00:00

Theatre students debut 'Astronaut Farmworker'

Imagine a young boy, the son of migrant farmworkers, who has had a hard time learning and understanding English because he has moved several times between California and Mexico with his family. The moves have also made it hard for him to make lasting friendships. After watching Apollo 11 land on the

GREEN VALLEY NEWS AND SUN - 2017-09-19 07:00:00

City Council could reach agreement with UA over proposed Honors dorm project

Buy Now The University of Arizona has proposed a six-story, 1,000-bed Honors dorm near North Fremont Avenue and East Drachman Street, in an area outside the UA's planning boundaries.Mamta Popat / Arizona Daily Star The Tucson City Council could be close to signing off on an agreement allowing the U

TUCSON.COM - 2017-09-19 00:00:00

Secretary of State and UA receive grant to continue digitizing Arizona's newspapers

PHOENIX - The Arizona State Library, Archives and Public Records, in partnership with the University of Arizona, has received a $279,000 grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities to continue digitizing historic newspaper collections. This is the fourth such grant received by Arizona State

EASTERN ARIZONA COURIER - 2017-09-18 09:00:00

It's red tag season in neighborhoods around UA

TUCSON (KGUN9-TV) - A month into the school year at the University of Arizona, the City Council is warning many students who live in off-campus housing to be mindful of their neighbors, or they'll pay a hefty price that comes with a bright red sticker everyone can see from the street. A month into t

KGUN 9 - 2017-09-18 04:32:33

Five arrested after border patrol agents find methamphetamine and illegal aliens in vehicles

TUCSON (KGUN9-TV) - Five people were arrested at the immigration checkpoint on Interstate 19 after border patrol agents discovered methamphetamine in one vehicle and two illegal aliens in another. According to a U.S. Customs and Border Protection media release, Tucson sector border patrol agents fou

KGUN 9 - 2017-09-20 23:24:13

1 man in custody after deputy-involved shooting in Tonopah

A man is in custody after a deputy-involved shooting in Tonopah on Wednesday morning. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5) The shooting occurred near 339th Avenue and Buckeye Road around 1:00 a.m. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5) The suspect was transported with non-life-threatening injures and no deputies were hurt. (Source: 3T

TUCSONNEWSNOW.COM - 2017-09-20 10:11:50

Teacher accused of bringing students home for sex

Jessie Lorene Goline (Source: Craighead Co. Sheriff's Office) Arkansas State Police say a former Marked Tree teacher brought several students to her home in Jonesboro for sex, including two in the same night. Jessie Lorene Goline, 25, appeared in person Wednesday afternoon before Craighead County Di

TUCSONNEWSNOW.COM - 2017-09-20 20:24:41

Polygamous sect leader pleads guilty in escape, fraud case

(Tooele County Sheriff's Office via AP, File). FILE - This 2017 file photo provided by the Tooele County Sheriff's Office shows Lyle Jeffs. Jeffs, a polygamous sect leader recaptured after a year on the run in a fraud case is expected to appear in cour... (AP Photo/Rick Bowmer, File). FILE - This Ja

TUCSONNEWSNOW.COM - 2017-09-20 17:05:56

Here's what to order when Culinary Dropout opens today

The Drunken Panda, $11, is an eastern-inspired beer cocktail with cucumber-infused sake, white tea syrup and a Lucky Buddha lager on the side. Andi Berlin If you live in Tucson, your Instagram feed has probably been dominated with people playing cornhole. That's 'cause everyone was at the soft openi

TUCSON.COM - 2017-09-20 15:00:00

Travel site lists Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum among top 25 in U.S.

The Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum has once again made the top 25 list of museums in the United States, that is according to an algorithm from travel site Trip Advisor. ASDM is listed as #18 out of 25, with many of the top museums located in larger cities, like New York, Chicago and Washington D.C.

TUCSONNEWSNOW.COM - 2017-09-21 02:59:41

Amphi students collect supplies for hurricane relief

When the call for aid came after a pair of hurricanes slammed parts of the United States, the Canyon del Oro High School student government coordinated the response for many of their fellow Amphitheater Public School District students. "If you put yourself in their situation, you would depend on oth

TUCSONLOCALMEDIA.COM - 2017-09-20 20:30:00

Pima County warning residents about possible jury duty scams

The Arizona Superior Court has recently received several reports of jury service scams in Pima County, according to a news release. Someone claiming to be a law enforcement officer, or representative of the court has been calling residents in Pima County, telling them they are being contacted due t

TUCSONNEWSNOW.COM - 2017-09-21 01:09:36

Help identify these CVS liquor thieves

On Wednesday, Aug. 16, just after 3:00 p.m., Pima County Sheriff's Department deputies responded to the CVS store located at 4748 E. Sunrise Drive for a report of a theft. Upon arrival, deputies learned two female suspects entered the store and taken multiple bottles of liquor from a locked cabinet.

TUCSONLOCALMEDIA.COM - 2017-09-20 18:47:00