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Hermosillo man possibly carried away in sinkhole

Oct 16, 2019 A bicycle rider reportedly fell into a hole in the road created by a burst pipe.

Census hiring 9,000 in Pima County for its 2020 count

Oct 16, 2019 Officials are taking measures locally to avoid an undercount, which would impact government services and redistricting.

Arizona miners strike against Asarco

Oct 16, 2019 Strikers are calling for better pay and benefits.

Study finds plastic in stomachs of 20% of Mexican fish

Oct 15, 2019 Microplastics are created when plastic breaks down in ocean water.

Florida tomato growers reignite anti-dumping battle with Mexican producers

Oct 15, 2019 The Florida growers are pushing to resume an investigation despite a hard-fought agreement between Mexican growers and the USDA.

Navajo voters elect new delegate to tribal council

Oct 15, 2019 Carl Roessel Slater will represent five communities in the Arizona portion of the reservation.

Mexican president cautions against politicizing USMCA trade deal

Oct 15, 2019 Legislators in Mexico ratified the agreement in June. Lawmakers in Canada and the U.S. have not.

US-bound Haitian and African migrants halted In southern Mexico

Oct 15, 2019 The migrants are generally given two options: Stay in southern Mexico or leave through the southern border.

Some border drug screening devices can't detect low purity fentanyl

Oct 14, 2019 The gadgets, which cost $26 million, can't pick up the drug if the purity is less than 10%, a report says.

Effort to nix English immersion in Arizona finds support

Oct 14, 2019 Lawmakers from both sides of the aisle point to data suggesting immersion doesn't ease students' struggles.

Project links river parks on Pima County Loop

Oct 14, 2019 Pedestrian bridges were just one part of the project to reinforce riverbanks to protect a gravel pit and I-10.

Bicyclist helps others choose safer routes through Tucson

Oct 14, 2019 Dylan Cobean, a bike mechanic, hopes his new app will help cyclists choose streets that are more comfortable and less crowded.

Tucson nurses strike; Phoenix reporters vote to unionize

Oct 11, 2019 A look at the role of unions in Arizona.

Understanding workers’ rights in Arizona

Oct 11, 2019 What it means to be an at-will, right-to-work state.

Arizona schools chief Kathy Hoffman on priorities for 2020

Oct 11, 2019 Hoffman also reflects on what she sees as her biggest accomplishment in office so far.

TUSD board member resigns, Arizona schools superintendent, unions making waves

Oct 11, 2019 Plus, understanding the key differences between NAFTA and the USMCA.

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