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Overnight fire engulfs Tucson construction site south of UA campus

Smoke was reported in the area of Broadway and Euclid Avenue about 2 a.m. and a fire at a construction site there quickly grew, Tucson fire officials said Tuesday. The blaze was quickly upgraded to two alarms. Crews were still working on it later this morning.Tucson Fire DepartmentA fire early Tuesd

TUCSON.COM - 2018-06-19 12:48:00

Tucson-based Asarco must pay copper bonuses, appeals court rules

Asarco’s unions, led by the United Steelworkers, last year said the unpaid bonuses totaled more than $10 million, plus interest.

TUCSON.COM - 2018-06-19 19:30:00

Tucson man who stole car with 2-year-old child inside sentenced to prison

In December, 20-year-old Anthony Gracia stole a woman's vehicle from an east-side apartment complex, according to Arizona Daily Star archives.

TUCSON.COM - 2018-06-18 20:45:00

Tucson weather: Rising temps to peak by Friday

The Brandi Fenton Splash Pad offered a welcome reprieve from last summer's heat. A panel of experts offer insights into Tucson's weather at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, April 25 in the Tucson Jewish Community Center ballroom.Those cool temperatures to close out last week are officially a thing of the past, as

TUCSON.COM - 2018-06-19 14:45:00

Tucson man convicted of killing Arizona couple found dead at Pima County jail

Ferry, 47, was convicted in May of killing Charles Russell, 58 and Catherine Nelson, 42, after they drove from Phoenix in 2002 to buy a motorcycle from Ferry. He lured them to Tucson with a fake advertisement and they were never heard from again.

TUCSON.COM - 2018-06-18 16:00:00

Ancient River Could Flow Again in Tucson, Thanks to Recycled Wastewater

“We’re using it as ornamental. We want it to attract people,” said Maya Teyechea, a hydrologist with Tucson Water, the city’s water utility. “We’re not necessarily trying to get people to buy into drinking it at this point.”

NEWSDEEPLY.COM - 2018-06-18 00:00:00

Tucson police ID man killed in crash on Golf Links Road

About 9:15 Sunday morning, Richard H. Chico, 32, lost control of his 1999 Chevrolet Silverado truck on eastbound Golf Links Road just north of East Ajo Way. The truck crossed three lanes of traffic, hit the curb and slid down an embankment and hit several trees before coming to a stop, said Sgt. Pet

TUCSON.COM - 2018-06-18 13:35:00

Tucson Fire So Hot Construction Cranes Melted: Video

TUCSON, AZ — An overnight fire in Tucson burned so hotly that two construction cranes melted, fire officials said Tuesday. The two-alarm fire at a construction site on East Broadway Boulevard just south of the University of Arizona campus caused more than $1 million damage.

PATCH - 2018-06-19 19:14:29

Man dies after knife attack at vacant Tucson home

A neighbor called police about 3:30 p.m. after seeing a wounded Leroy Perez Calvillo, 51, in the yard of a vacant house in the in the 200 block of West Delano Street, near North Oracle Road and West Stone Avenue, said Sgt. Pete Dugan, a police spokesman.


Tucson Water shuts down contaminated wells

According to department spokesman Fernando Molina, the wells are located just north of Davis-Monthan Air Force Base. They detected PFOS/PFOA compounds, also known as perfluoroalkyl substances.

KGUN 9 - 2018-06-18 17:44:15

Father-son surgeon team in Tucson

TUCSON, Ariz. - Inside theTucson Medical Centerat theTucson Orthopaedic Institute, you'll find two Dr. Wild's. They both are orthopaedic surgeons in high demand, and at times, they'll operate together. But if you ask the elder Wild,Dr. John Wild,he'll say his partner has him beat.

KGUN 9 - 2018-06-18 04:38:22

Police: Man found dead in Tucson midtown is homicide victim

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Tucson police detectives investigating homicide on north side

At around 6:15, Sgt. Pete Dugan, a Tucson Police Department spokesman said the incident took place in the 200 block of West Delano Street.


Body of missing Tucson teen found near her east-side neighborhood

Rachael Anthis-Roberts, 16, was reported as a runaway by her father on Thursday evening. He told authorities the girl was last seen in the 11000 block of East Escalante Road, east of South Houghton Road.


Police investigating fatal crash near Alvernon and Ajo

TRAFFIC ALERT?:@Tucson_PoliceTraffic Detectives are investigating a fatal vehicle collision near Alvernon & Ajo Way (north of). Northbound traffic is shut down from the intersection of Alvernon & Ajo to Golflinks & Swan.pic.twitter.com/gmyr3S6nNZ— Sergeant Pete Dugan (@SgtDugan)June 17, 2018


Man convicted of killing Phoenix couple found dead in jail

TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) - Authorities say a man awaiting sentencing after being convicted of killing a Phoenix more than 16 years ago has been found dead in a Tucson jail cell.Pima County Sheriff's officials say homicide detectives have determined 47-year-old Brian Ferry's death was a suicide.They say co


5 Tucson resorts with great summer staycation deals

Resort details:Nestled in the foothills of the Catalina Mountains, La Paloma is popular among families because of its FIVE swimming pools, the 177-foot water slide and Kids Club, which provides children's activities, crafts and dive-in movies. It's also a great grown up getaway with a swim-up bar, t


60 year old man dies after stabbing in Tucson

TUCSON, Ariz. - Tucson police detectives are collecting evidence and searching for clues after a homicide Saturday afternoon.Police say a resident on the 200 block of West Delano Street, near Fort Lowell and Stone, discovered a man lying on the ground outside of an abandoned home just before 3:30 p.


Tucson police detectives investigating fatal stabbing on north side

At around 3:30 p.m., authorities were called to the area for a man found down on the ground near an unoccupied home, said Sgt. Pete Dugan, a Tucson Police Department spokesman.


Tucson police arrest man in connection with filming underage girl

Tucson Police DepartmentA 39-year-old man was arrested in connection to using a hidden recording device to film an underage girl inside a Tucson foster home, authorities said.Whytte Duncan was booked into the Pima County jail for of three counts of sexual exploitation of a minor and ten counts of su