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AZ Week: Immigration Reformers Hopeful of House Action

Jul 5, 2013 Senate-style compromise is key, say Arizona's border congressmen, Democrats Grijalva and Barber.

Mt. Lemmon Blaze Grows Slowly, to 280 Acres

Jul 3, 2013 50% contained, but flareups reported when high winds hit area near Molino Basin overnight Tuesday.

Ajo: From 'Food Desert' to 'Food Oasis' through Gardening

Jul 3, 2013 Healthy lifestyles, local sourcing goals of regional partnership for former mining community.

Monsoon Causes Flooding in Flagstaff

Jul 3, 2013 Nearly 1 inch of rain falls in 15 minutes; more over 3-hour span, plus big hailstones.

Nearly 130 Homes, Structures Destroyed in Yarnell Fire

Jul 3, 2013 Earlier estimates ranged from 50 to 250, officials obtained better number after getting a closer look at the scene.

Mt. Lemmon Fees to Change Starting July 4

Jul 3, 2013 Recreation area will charge visitors in 11 individual sites instead of as a whole.

Deadly Wildfire Continues Out of Control

Jul 2, 2013 Blaze that killed 19 firefighters has 'high' potential for growing beyond its 8,400 acres, officials say.

Prescott in Mourning: 19 Firefighters Killed

Jul 1, 2013 1,000 jam auditorium for memorial; tears, eulogies, prayers, moment of silence mark Sunday's tragedy.

Streetcar Brings Economic Stimulus to City's Core

Jul 1, 2013 Significant contributor to Fourth Avenue, downtown Tucson revival, as businesses open trackside.

Demographics Changing for Migrant Deaths in the Desert

Jul 1, 2013 Report shows more people from Central America crossing into the U.S.

New Bus Payment System Challenging Riders

Jul 1, 2013 Passes not reflecting payments in first days of new 'smart card' fare

Wildfire on Mount Lemmon Burns 200 Acres

Jul 1, 2013 Blaze possibly caused by lightning Sunday evening continues to grow on site of Aspen Fire of decade ago.

19 Firefighters Killed in Wind-Swept Blaze Near Prescott

Jun 30, 2013 'Hotshot' crew members caught as they were forced to deploy fire shelters, state forestry spokesman reports.

'Excessive Heat' Warning Remains in Effect in AZ

Jun 30, 2013 Temperatures to 116 Sunday, with limited outdoor activity advised; monsoon coming, but not soon enough.

Sanchez Accepts Offer to be TUSD Superintendent

Jun 28, 2013 School board approves terms, including $210,000 annual base salary for 3 years

AZ Week: Vote Law Ruling - Boon or Barrier?

Jun 28, 2013 Supreme Court case brings cheer to some, fear to others about electorate discrimination or lack thereof.

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