Tucson Weekly April 18 - April 24, 1996



The Grass That Ate Sonora

The desert we know and love is changing slowly but dramatically. One day, we probably won't even recognize it. Here's why.
By Gregory McNamee


Howls of outrage and squeals of delight from our astonished fans.


Defending the honor of our politicians is hell on the old love life.
By Jeff Smith

The Skinny

An unusual youth program run by South Tucson Fire Chief Henry Vega...How they get high at Tucson High...Why the Don is legendary...And much more!

Water On Their Brains

The latest in our battle for decent drinking water in an era of CAP crap.
By Jim Wright

Clueless In Oro Valley

The posh bedroom community northwest of Tucson faces a run-off election.
By Emil Franzi

Hall of Heads

Finally...at long last...DesertNet proudly debuts the eagerly anticipated Hall of Heads!

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