Over Stepping Bounds

Over Stepping Bounds

Border Patrol agents bust migrants seeking medical aid at No More Deaths desert camp

High-Flying Chicken

A Kentucky Fried Chicken Zinger sandwich will boldly go where no fast-food meal has gone before, on a World View Enterprises mission to the edge of Earth's atmosphere.

No Thanks, Trump

The Pima County Board of Supervisors and the Tucson City Council approved a joint resolution standing in opposition to the proposed border wall.

New Lease on Life

The Pima County Board of Supervisors voted to extend and amend the contract with Banner Health and the Arizona Board of Regents to operate the former Kino Community Hospital June 6 in a 4-1 vote.

Sunny With a Chance of Rain

Arizona's economy continues to rise in recovery of the Great Recession, but as always with economic forecasts, not everything is optimistic.

Desert Ordeal

Activists walk the punishing Migrant Trail

A Final Vigil

The last gathering of the members of La Coalicion de Derechos Humanos in honor of migrants who have died crossing the border.

Summer Safari Nights

The Reid Park Zoo is putting its heaviest foot forward this Friday evening in the form of African elephants and southern white rhinos for another installment of its weekly Summer Safari Nights program.

Fighting Abuse

The Emerge! Center Against Domestic Violence has a new message: Men can have a leading role in ending domestic abuse.

A Big Stink

Federal prosecutors on Tuesday charged former Arizona Corporation Commissioner Gary Pierce, his wife, prominent lobbyist Jim Norton and utility owner George Johnson with conspiracy, bribery, mail fraud and wire fraud.

Crop Conundrum

Despite many technological innovations and the inclusion of robotic pickers for some crops, healthy field row edibles usually don't end up on a dinner plate without some stoop labor wielding lettuce knives.

Education Budgeting

Are you outraged at Governor Ducey's "education budget"? You should be

Momcologist Crusade

When he was just 18 months old, Jude was diagnosed with acute lymphoblastic leukemia. He's since received two bone marrow transplants, underwent three immunotherapy clinical trials and has experienced three relapses, although he's now cancer-free.

Exit Interview

Tucson metro chamber president & CEO Mike Varney recently announced he'd be stepping down at six years leading the region's largest chamber.

Breakthrough or Reckless?

While many college students were frolicking on the beaches of Mexico this past spring break, Adam Denoyer lost his friend to suicide early one March morning, but not before leaving behind notes on doorsteps for different people in his life.


Staff Pick Events

  • Tucson Kidsfest @ Tucson Convention Center

    • Sat., June 24, 11 a.m.-4 p.m. and Sun., June 25, 11 a.m.-4 p.m. $15 for kids, $12 for adults
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  • George Lopez @ Casino del Sol Event Center

    • Sat., June 24, 7-8:30 & 9-10:30 p.m. 30
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  • Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum Cool Summer Nights @ Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum

    • Saturdays, 5-10 p.m. Continues through Sept. 2 Regular admission rates apply. Members enjoy the evening for free.

Popular Events

  • Stuck in the 70's @ Ace of Escape

    • Fridays-Sundays, 11:30 a.m.-9:45 p.m. Continues through Dec. 1 $20
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  • Bad Decisions Campout 2017 @ Arizona Hops & Vines

    • Sat., Aug. 12, 11 a.m.-10 p.m. $25-50
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  • Arizona Grand Opry @ The Gaslight Music Hall

    • Sun., June 25, 6-8 p.m. 12.50
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