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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 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.
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.
Teachers collect signatures for ballot measure to fund education
If they are successful and the act is approved by voters, Arizona’s education system would receive an extra $689 million annually from an income tax increase on households that make more than $500,000 annually and individuals who make more than $250,000.
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.”
Four injured after car blows I-19 Border Patrol checkpoint
According to an official familiar with the investigation, a vehicle fled the checkpoint after agents referred it for a secondary inspection. That vehicle apparently hit a second vehicle on Interstate 19 near Continental Road, leaving four people with minor injuries.
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 police seeking to ID woman from series of store thefts
She is facing felony charges for her role in the incidents, according to a tweet by Sgt. Pete Dugan, a Tucson police spokesman.
Tucson police say man fatally shot stepson then himself
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Jaguar that roamed Huachuca Mountains shown dead in photo, officials say
The Arizona Daily Star obtained a photo this week of a pelt of a jaguar from a nonprofit group that seeks to protect northern Mexican jaguars. The pelt shown in the photo "certainly appears to be the same jaguar" photographed in the Huachucas, southeast of Tucson and near the Mexico border, said Jim
Early morning fire destroys home on northwest side
TUCSON, Ariz. - An early morning fire on the northwest side leaves one home destroyed.Northwest Fire was called to a home near Gerhart and Ver del Coyotito.Twenty firefighters were on the scene and were able to get the flames under control.Crews are working to extinguish hot spots.No word on what st
Man, teen dead in apparent murder-suicide, another injured on Tucson's east side
When police arrived to the home, near Houghton Road and Speedway Boulevard, they were unable to make contact with anyone inside. Hostage negotiators were also called out to the scene, Dugan said.
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
Fire destroys home northwest of Tucson
Courtesy of Northwest FireAn early morning fire destroyed a home just northwest of Tucson, according to the Northwest Fire District.More than 20 firefighters were at the home near North Gerhart Road and West Ver Del Coyotito, Northwest Fire said.Further information was not immediately available.Earl
Police investigate eastside barricade situation
TUCSON, Ariz. - Tucson police are investigating an eastside barricade situation Thursday.Police say the incident is in the 600 block of North Hearthside.Traffic is restricted near Hearthside and Speedway.Police have set up a staging area near the scene to address the media.
TPD investigating homicide after man killed on Tucson's east side
The incident occurred in the 1600 block of North Wilmot Road, said Sgt. Kimberly Bay, a Tucson police spokeswoman.
Tucson Albertsons Grocery Store Closing This Month
TUCSON, AZ — A trend toward online grocery shopping and home meal kits is putting pressure on brick-and-mortar grocery stores, including Albertsons. The store at 6363 E. 22nd Street is scheduled to close later this month.
Tucson Police respond to possible shooting on east side
Courtesy Tucson Police DepartmentTucson Police are responding to a possible shooting on Tucson's east side.The incident is in the area of Houghton Road and Windstorm Drive, south of Speedway Boulevard.No further information was immediately available.
Kids Separated from Parents at Arizona Border Housed at Tucson Facility
While the Trump administration has rescinded the zero-tolerance immigration policy, immigrant rights activists are asking about the fate of more than 2,300 children who were separated from parent.
Border Patrol agents rescue boy, 6, abandoned by smuggler southwest of Tucson
"This incident highlights the dangers faced by migrants at the hands of smugglers," the release said. "Children in particular are extremely vulnerable, not only to exploitation, but also to the elements in the environment."