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Man clubs, chokes dog, stuffs it in a bag; it lives

A Sahuarita man told police he beat his dog with a club and tried to choke it to death because it was sick and hadn't eaten in two weeks, according to a report. Brian Daniel, 70, was arrested Monday on two felony counts of animal cruelty after the incident at his home. According to police, Daniel sa

SAHUARITASUN.COM - 2017-10-18 01:15:00

Child riding scooter hit by vehicle in Sahuarita

SAHUARITA, Az (KGUN9-TV) - A 9-year-old girl riding a stand-up scooter was hit by a car Tuesday afternoon. According to the Sahuarita Police Department, the collision happened at Camino Paso Corto and Corte Calza. Officers arrived on the scene at 1:23 p.m. The girl suffered a leg injury and was tran

KGUN 9 - 2017-10-17 23:17:26

Photos: Adopt A Friend for week of Oct. 16

Give a deserving animal a good home. Visit one of Tucson's excellent animal shelters to find a pet for your family. Pet Name & ID: Harley A578021 Age: 3 years old Breed: Staffordshire Bull Terrier Mix Story: Harley is the cutest dog and loves to get her picture taken. Harley loves going for walks an

TUCSON.COM - 2017-10-16 21:35:00

Education Notes: School vouchers are focus of community forum

The League of Women Voters of Greater Tucson, in conjunction with the Metropolitan Education Commission and Voices for Education, will host a community forum to discuss education vouchers. he forum will be held Saturday, Oct. 21, at 10 a.m. at the Joel D. Valdez Main Library, 101 N. Stone Avenue. Sp


County Supervisors scheduled to discuss new sales tax for roads tomorrow

Pima County Supervisor Steve Christy wants a countywide half-cent-sales-tax increase to deal with the county's dilapidated roads. Christy's "Just Fix the Roads Plan" also calls for repealing the property tax increase the county passed in June and send the revenues from his proposed 10-year sales tax

TUCSONLOCALMEDIA.COM - 2017-10-16 23:27:00

Halloween costume parade, treats and local school info - come to our School Fair

More than 50 different local schools, districts and programs will all be in one place on Sunday, Oct. 22 to help you find the best education for your kids. The #ThisIsTucson School Fair is a free opportunity to meet Tucson-area educational and after-school organizations face-to-face at the Tucson Je

TUCSON.COM - 2017-10-17 19:15:00

Hear the Stories from the Grand Marshals of the 2017 Phoenix Veterans Day Parade

The Marshals include:Chief Master Sgt. (USAF-Ret.) Harold Bergbower, World War II, U.S. Air Force (Army Air Corp): Bergbower served for 30 years, beginning with a tour in the Philippines from 1940-42. During this time, he was injured by bomb shrapnel and declared dead at the hospital. He awoke in th

PATCH - 2017-10-16 16:02:00

PCSD: Barricade situation becomes officer-involved shooting

The Pima County Sheriff's Department is reporting an officer-involved shooting at an all-day barricade situation on Tucson's west side. According to a news release, the incident happened in Picture Rocks on West Massingale Road, near North Sandario Road. Stay with Tucson News Now for updates to thi

TUCSONNEWSNOW.COM - 2017-10-16 21:53:49

DPS: 3 children, woman hurt in serious crash on EB I-10 west of - Tucson News Now

Seven people including children were involved in a serious rollover crash on eastbound Interstate 10 near milepost 68 Tuesday morning, according to the Arizona Department of Public Safety. The crash is located just west of Tonopah in La Paz County. According to DPS, a total of seven people were in

TUCSONNEWSNOW.COM - 2017-10-17 15:13:34

Tucson Fire Dept: Burning spiders with blowtorch may have started fire on Tucson's northside

Tucson firefighters suspect a fire at a mobile home on Tucson's northside began with a resident using a blowtorch to burn spiderwebs. Firefighters arrived at a mobile home on the 4000 block of East Blacklidge Drive around 9:30 p.m. Sunday. The cause of the fire is still under investigation, but fire

TUCSON.COM - 2017-10-16 16:18:00

Two skimmers found in Tucson area this year

PHOENIX - So far in 2017, officials have found 50 credit card skimmers at gas stations across the state. Two of those were in the Tucson area -- one at a gas station at Grant and Craycroft and another at Cortaro and Thornydale. The most recent location, in the Phoenix area, was discovered on October

KGUN 9 - 2017-10-17 15:29:15

Salvation Army looking for bell ringers for upcoming Red Kettle - Tucson News Now

You can help the Salvation Army this upcoming holiday season by ringing a bell. Right now the Salvation Army of Tucson is looking for "energetic, giving, community-minded volunteers this holiday season to be bell ringers at the Army's famous Red Kettles." "Bell ringing is fun, easy and an excellen

TUCSONNEWSNOW.COM - 2017-10-18 00:29:55

Bighorn sheep surviving, possibly thriving, in Tucson's Catalina Mountains

This bighorn ram was seen in the Picture Rocks area, and may have left its home range at Ironwood Forest National Monument for the Tucson Mountains. Bighorn sheep disappeared from the Tucson Mountains in the 1950s, but the Arizona Game and Fish Department(AZGFD) in Tucson tracked the movement of two


Investigation ongoing in deputy involved shooting near Picture Rocks

Pima County Sheriff's Department deputies shot and killed an armed suspect near Picture Rocks on Monday morning, according to a department release. According to the report, 34-year-old Marana resident Luis David Flores barricaded himself in his home on Monday morning after deputies arrived around 7

TUCSONLOCALMEDIA.COM - 2017-10-17 22:13:00

3 people displaced, cat dies in fire on Tucson's east side

Three people were displaced and a cat killed during a Monday night house fire on Tucson's east side.Courtesy of Tucson Fire Department Three people were displaced and a cat was killed in a Monday night house fire on Tucson's east side, officials said. Just after 6 p.m., firefighters went to the home

TUCSON.COM - 2017-10-17 14:39:00

Tucson VA Probe: On the road to recovery after "sitting in the middle of hell"

TUCSON (KGUN9-TV) - Could the Tucson VA finally be on the road to recovery after years of deceptive practices? The stories have been heartbreaking. For years, staff described unethical practices that left many veterans in pain -- pleading for better care at the Tucson VA. Our investigation led to a

KGUN 9 - 2017-10-17 02:30:00

BREAKING: Crews search for missing mountain bikers near Saddlebr - Tucson News Now

Several local agencies are working together Sunday night to rescue multiple mountain bikers stuck in Catalina State Park. Officials on scene told Tucson News Now reporter Morgan Kyrklund that they are possibly looking for six people. One group was spotted on Charouleau Gap near Saddlebrooke. Search


Tucson man sentenced to prison for sexual abuse of minor

Phoenix police have arrested one suspect after he fired shots at officers near Seventh Street and Broadway Road.According to police, the situation started when officers tried to stop a suspect in a carjacking. Phoenix police have arrested one suspect after he fired shots at officers near Seventh Str

TUCSONNEWSNOW.COM - 2017-10-17 17:59:56

Body believed to be missing teacher found in Mayer, AZ; case now - Tucson News Now

Police in Flagstaff say they found a body believed to be that of missing teacher Cathryn Gorospe in Mayer, Arizona. The 44-year-old teacher went missing Friday, October 7 after she bailed 27-year-old Charlie Malzahn out of jail in Coconino County. Gorospe was believed to have been in a romantic rela

TUCSONNEWSNOW.COM - 2017-10-17 19:47:47

Downtown Tucson has a cookie store now, Nestle Toll House

Cookies from Nestle Toll House Cafe are "soft in the middle and crunchy on the outside." Andi Berlin Time for a cookie run! Nestle chocolate has its own cookie shop, and it just opened its second Arizona location in downtown Tucson last week. The new Nestle Toll House Cafe went into the old Bernardo

TUCSON.COM - 2017-10-17 01:00:00