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Pascua Yaqui Tribe starts building new health services center

Aug 9, 2019 The building will centralize specialty clinics and other social services available to tribal members.

NAU to implement 'virtual parking' with cameras that read plates

Aug 9, 2019 License plates will be treated as permits and scanned by cameras mounted to university vehicles, officials said.

TPD chief says sanctuary initiative threatens major investigations

Aug 9, 2019 One of the writers of the initiative says interagency cooperation will not be affected.

TEP firing up new engines to integrate more renewable power

Aug 8, 2019 The utility is adding more renewables, but some say not fast enough.

Housing development near San Pedro River gets green light, again

Aug 8, 2019 The Army Corps of Engineers has once again approved a key permit for Vigneto, a huge housing development near Benson, despite environmental concerns.

Mental illness not a factor in mass violence, group says

Aug 8, 2019 The mentally ill are far more likely to injure themselves than to harm others, says NAMI of Southern Arizona.

Mexican trade official: Tomato deal 'at hand' if 100% inspections are dropped

Aug 8, 2019 Mexican growers have asked for similar inspection requirements on U.S. produce if any final deal includes the provision.

Pascua Yaqui Tribe receives funding to build new youth facility

Aug 7, 2019 The Boys and Girls Club will double in size and be near behavioral health programs and recreation opportunities.

ADL of Arizona: Hate groups recruit near college campuses

Aug 7, 2019 The group's leader says Arizona has been a flashpoint for anti-immigrant rhetoric and policy.

Conservation groups look to block border wall construction

Aug 6, 2019 The groups have asked a federal judge for an injunction until a lawsuit challenging the project is decided.

County puts off vote to raise tobacco age to 21

Aug 6, 2019 The delay caused the city to postpone its vote, and council members say they may try to pass an ordinance on their own.

Teacher vacancies hit a new low in Tucson Unified School District

Aug 6, 2019 The district says vacancies are now down to fewer than one per school.

UA summer program offers experience with self-driving tech

Aug 6, 2019 Students from all over the country test their skills using an autonomous car on campus.

Mexico prepares legal, diplomatic actions after El Paso shooting

Aug 6, 2019 At least six Mexican citizens were killed in the shooting over the weekend.

Sonoran marriage equality measure begins legislative journey

Aug 6, 2019 The reform measure would change Sonora's family code to allow same-sex couples to marry.

Agencies urge drowning vigilance in deadly month of August

Aug 6, 2019 Drowning Impact Awareness Month draws attention to the increase in drownings this time of year.

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