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8 candidates seeking vacant Green Valley JP appointment

Seven more candidates have applied for the vacant Green Valley Justice of the Peace position this week. Michael Acosta, Barbara Kay Blake, Mathew B. Cannon, Gary Halkowitz, R. David Kryder, Ronald J. Newman and Janie Stover have put their names in the running, giving former Pima County Supervisor Ra

TUCSON.COM - 2017-09-23 02:30:00

SHiM is a falls prevention program for seniors in Green Valley and Sahuarita

Green Valley Fire Chief Chuck Wunder and Chris Kang, Executive Director of Valley Assistance Services tell us about the collaboration for a falls prevention program. SHim, Safety and Health in Motion, reaches out to senior residents in Green Valley and Sahuarita. Fall Prevention Day: Stay Vertical F

KGUN 9 - 2017-09-21 18:52:51

2 taken to hospital after Abrego traffic mishaps

A three-vehicle chain reaction accident at North Abrego Drive and South Nogales Highway sent two people to the hospital with minor injuries shortly after noon Friday. A preliminary investigation showed one car driving west on Nogales Highway rear-ended another car, causing it to strike a third car,

GREEN VALLEY NEWS AND SUN - 2017-09-22 21:14:00

GVR board OKs pursuing golf course deal with county

The Green Valley Recreation board on Tuesday unanimously approved pursuing a collaboration with Pima County that could see it eventually managing the closed Canoa Hills golf course. The board was called into executive session to help expedite the county's request in an effort to get the deal done by

GREEN VALLEY NEWS AND SUN - 2017-09-22 15:01:00

Sahuarita Police Department is looking to hire more officers

Interested in becoming a police officer? The Town of Sahuarita is hiring. There are openings and SPD is seeking qualified candidates, according to a recent news release. SPD is looking for both lateral candidates with experience, non-sponsored academy graduates, and recruit candidates that will nee

TUCSONNEWSNOW.COM - 2017-09-22 22:39:54

Chamber to recognize two local businesses at awards luncheon

The Nogales-Santa Cruz County Chamber of Commerce will honor the recipients of its fourth annual Business Excellence Awards during an upcoming event in Tubac. The recipients are Villa's Market and Suarez Brokerage Company, which were unanimously and anonymously chosen by a selection committee compri

NOGALES INTERNATIONAL - 2017-09-22 07:00:00

Briefs: Ammo load seized; car crash in Tubac; smuggler arrested

Nogales police officers seized roughly 6,000 rounds of ammunition from a stolen vehicle parked at the Shell gas station near the Mariposa Port of Entry last week. Shortly after 7:30 p.m. on Sept. 14, agents with the U.S. Border Patrol reported that a dark-colored Nissan Versa that had been parked at

NOGALES INTERNATIONAL - 2017-09-22 07:00:00

Letter: Gov. Ducey's peremptory decision on health care

Re: the Sept. 21 article "Governor: Repeal is still better than ACA." Thanks for reporter Howard Fisher's coverage of Gov. Doug Ducey's decision to support a health-care replacement bill that he admits he has not studied. How can any governor blatantly ignore his fiduciary responsibility to his most

TUCSON.COM - 2017-09-21 20:51:19

Closed golf course could see new life under plan

The owner of the shuttered Canoa Hills golf course is offering to donate most of the site to Pima County in a deal that could see GVR overseeing converted fairways with trails and walking paths. Morgan North, who bought Canoa Hills in 2014, pitched the idea to the county in June. Chris Cawein, direc

GREEN VALLEY NEWS AND SUN - 2017-09-20 14:19:00

Child sex-exploitation charge dropped against Sahuarita man

The Pima County Attorney's Office has dismissed charges against a former Rancho Sahuarita man accused of sexual exploitation of a minor, saying it's unlikely they could win a conviction. The charges against Richard Anthony Hauck were dismissed Aug. 29 without prejudice, meaning they could be refiled

SAHUARITASUN.COM - 2017-09-20 20:07:00

Another Tucson restaurant is closing its doors at the end of the month

TUCSON (KGUN9-TV) - Thunder Canyon Brewstillery in the Foothills Mall will serve its last beers on September 30. This location on the northwest side of Tucson has been open for 20 years. The downtown location will stay open, according to Thunder Canyon Brewstillery representatives. TUCSON (KGUN9-TV)

KGUN 9 - 2017-09-22 05:21:34

Man given $180 littering ticket after trying to give homeless wo - Tucson News Now

"They're trying to charge me $180 just by giving a homeless lady a dollar. And I just feel that that's wrong," said Jeremy Blake. Blake says he gave the woman two cigarettes wrapped in a dollar bill. The problem is, he tossed the gift at her feet, so to the officer behind him, it looked like he was

TUCSONNEWSNOW.COM - 2017-09-22 15:44:54

Pedestrian struck by train in downtown Tucson

A pedestrian was killed after being struck by a train this morning, stalling traffic in downtown Tucson, authorities said. All railroad crossing are shut down from North Main Avenue to North Seventh Avenue, said Capt. Andy Skaggs, a Tucson Fire Department spokesman. TFD is advising motorists to avoi

TUCSON.COM - 2017-09-21 16:26:00

Man dies, woman seriously injured in midtown Tucson hit-and-run at bus stop

A man died and a woman remains in serious condition after being struck by a truck while they were at a bus stop Wednesday morning in Tucson's midtown. The driver of the truck ran from the scene, authorities said. The crash took place on East Pima Street, just east of North Alvernon Way, said Tucson

TUCSON.COM - 2017-09-20 18:05:00

Six cool things to do in Tucson this weekend (Sept. 22-Sept. 24)

Pianist Zhang Zuo took on the nickname Zee Zee after she came to study in the United States and people couldn't pronounce her name. She is coming here to perform with the Tucson Symphony Orchestra. The critically acclaimed pianist Zhang Zuo has performed all of Beethoven's concertos except one: His

TUCSON.COM - 2017-09-22 02:15:00

Tucson man sentenced to probation in dog abuse case

A Tucson man whose dog died after he left it outside with no water in 115-degree heat was sentenced Wednesday to three years of unsupervised probation. Phil Carreon, 37, was cited in June for two counts of misdemeanor animal cruelty, but pleaded guilty to one count in Tucson City Court, in exchange

TUCSON.COM - 2017-09-22 23:45:00

Soldier rescues woman from burning car, shields her body from ex - Tucson News Now

You might find the world feels a little safer with Staff Sergeant Cory Hinkle in it. At least you might when you find out what he did for a woman he didn't even know. Monday afternoon, Hinkle was driving to his home in Forest City from his National Guard base in Charlotte. On Boiling Springs Highway

TUCSONNEWSNOW.COM - 2017-09-22 02:05:50

Tucson police searching for suspect in bank robbery

The Tucson Police Department is searching for a suspect in a bank robbery on Broadway, between Swan and Rosemont. According to Sgt. Pete Dugan, spokesman for TPD, the robbery occurred around 4:10 p.m. Friday, Sept. 22 at the Washington Federal Bank at 4910 East Broadway. No one was hurt and office

TUCSONNEWSNOW.COM - 2017-09-22 23:40:50

Video shows woman yelling profanities over veteran's service dog - Tucson News Now

A shocking scene erupted in a Delaware restaurant when a woman became upset about a service dog being in the restaurant. The owner of Kathy's Crab House & Family Restaurant posted a YouTube video of a woman screaming about the dog being in the restaurant.WARNING: VIDEO EMBEDDED BELOW CONTAINS GRAPHI

TUCSONNEWSNOW.COM - 2017-09-21 19:25:46

Triple-digit temperatures are not a deterrent for undocumented immigrants illegally crossing

In southern Arizona, temperatures can quickly climb into triple digits making the journey in the desert a challenge. KGUN 9 On Your Side Clark, Whitney Copyright 2017 Scripps Media, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed. TUCSON (KGUN9-TV

KGUN 9 - 2017-09-22 19:49:14