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Arizona Senate Puts the Brakes on Vehicle Fee

Feb 11, 2019 State lawmakers are trying to repeal a new registration fee.

Green Valley Residents at Odds on the Wall

Feb 11, 2019 A GoFundMe event to raise private dollars to build a wall drew immediate opposition from Green Valley Samaritans.

US Investigation Into Mexican Tomatoes Could Hurt Imports, Industry Rep Says

Feb 11, 2019 A Commerce Department decision means an investigation into tomato dumping will resume in May.

Mexican University Collaboration With UA Gets New Leadership

Feb 11, 2019 Elena Centeno, a geology researcher from UNAM in Mexico City, is returning to the UA to head the Tucson office of the Mexican university.

Oro Valley Police Chief Supports State Ban on Texting While Driving

Feb 11, 2019 How the town enforces its own hands-free ordinance.

Ratifying the ERA; Texting While Driving; Aviation Tech at PCC

Feb 8, 2019 A look at early initiatives in the Arizona Legislature.

Microbes Aren't as Bad as You Might Think, Researchers Say

Feb 8, 2019 UA professor promotes findings that show certain bacteria are good for you.

Moving the Needle on Education

Feb 8, 2019 A look at the continuing challenges for public education in Arizona following a year of grassroots efforts like #RedForEd.

Shooting Closes Lanes at Downtown Nogales Border Crossing

Feb 8, 2019 Officials are still piecing together what happened in the shooting involving a car heading southbound into Mexico.

Arizona Lawmakers Ready Changes to How English Language Learners are Taught

Feb 7, 2019 The House and Senate are poised to pass bill changing how ELL students are taught.

Nogales Officials Threaten to Sue the Government Over Border Razor Wire

Feb 7, 2019 The mayor and council passed a resolution to demand the razor wire come down.

Two Bills Could Set New Minimum Age for Tanning Salons

Feb 7, 2019 Sponsors of the proposals have spent nearly a decade trying to get the restrictions put into law.

Arizona Legislator Looks to Make Sex Ed More Inclusive

Feb 7, 2019 Current laws limit instruction pertaining to homosexuality.

Pima County Supervisors Approve Sale of $25M in Road Bonds

Feb 7, 2019 The bond plan is earmarked to fund voter-approved roadway improvement projects.

Nogales Officials Want Border Wall's Razor Wire Removed

Feb 7, 2019 The City Council passed a resolution condemning installation of new razor wire covering the wall passing through downtown.

Arizona Senate Bill Would Change Rules for Early Ballots

Feb 6, 2019 The Senate gave preliminary approval to a bill that changes how some mail-in ballots are handled.

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