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Ozone goes over EPA standard in Pima County for first time this year

Jul 30, 2019 The county has breached the federal levels 22 times since 2013. Maricopa County has exceeded the standard 20 times this year.

US moves to limit asylum for threatened family members

Jul 30, 2019 The U.S. attorney general says not all family units can be considered a "social group" for the purposes of asylum.

Wildfire burning in northern Arizona now 82% contained

Jul 30, 2019 Officials say the fire has scorched more than 3 square miles near Flagstaff.

Two men arrested in Tucson on Islamic State charges

Jul 30, 2019 The Somali refugees allegedly wanted to join the terror group in Egypt.

BLM: Border wall across San Pedro River would be 'engineering challenge'

Jul 29, 2019 A fence blocking the flows during monsoon could damage habitat and erode the San Pedro's channel and banks, the agency said.

Trump signs Sinema bill to protect vets from predatory mortgages

Jul 29, 2019 The new law targets the period before certain VA loans can be resold.

Documents detail probe of man charged with aiding migrants

Jul 29, 2019 The documents show the timeline for the investigation that led to Scott Warren's arrest.

As Southwest water managers grapple with climate change, can a 'Grand Bargain' work?

Jul 29, 2019 The approach aims to rebalance some of the bad math that came from promising water to too many people.

Journalists roundtable, shelter for asylum seekers moving, monsoon outlook

Jul 26, 2019 Plus, understanding the steep penalties associated with violating fire restrictions.

Lost pelican lands in Tucson

Jul 26, 2019 The seabird is being treated by wildlife specialists.

Supreme Court allows use of Pentagon funds for border wall

Jul 26, 2019 The court said Friday that it would lift a freeze on the money put in place by a lower court.

What should you do when you see a mountain lion

Jul 26, 2019 Arizona Game and Fish suggests ways Tucsonans can safely share a space with the wild animals.

Weather helps crews get upper hand on Arizona wildfire

Jul 26, 2019 The Museum Fire threatened thousands of homes in the mountain community of Flagstaff.

Tucson streetcar pulling into 5-year anniversary

Jul 26, 2019 Free rides and events will be held all day July 27 along the streetcar route.

TUSD takes steps to update its sex ed curriculum

Jul 26, 2019 The proposed update will have a more evidence- and research-based focus.

Conservation, law enforcement and ranching: Weighing in on a proposed border fence

Jul 25, 2019 The majority of new bollard-style wall would run through protected areas in Pima and Cochise counties.

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