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Arizona Employment Rising, But Recession Hangover Remains

Feb 26, 2015


State projects 2.2% growth this year, 2.4% next; Tucson area growth will pick up more slowly.


Grab Your Hat, Pull on Your Boots: It's Rodeo Time

Feb 26, 2015


90th annual La Fiesta de los Vaqueros kicks off 4 days of professional comptition Thursday.


State House Debates Bills Limiting Federal Role

Feb 26, 2015


One would block policies not passed by Congress; another would restrict EPA's water rules.


Parents of Slain Journalist Discuss Dangers of Foreign Reporting

Feb 26, 2015


UA Center for Border and Global Journalism hosts panel discussion on campus Thursday.


Education, Water Rank High with Arizonans

Feb 26, 2015


New poll shows prisons, arts, parks and recreation are low-priorities for state residents.


UA Adjunct Faculty Members Seek Better Working Conditions

Feb 25, 2015


Higher pay, smaller classes, multi-year contracts desired; UA official: 'This is challenging time.'


Tucson Rodeo Parade Thursday Opens La Fiesta de los Vaqueros

Feb 25, 2015


90th annual version honors horses, heritage of Old West and its multicultural society.


Repair Projects Expanding on Tucson Streets, Roads

Feb 25, 2015


5-year program grows because lower costs, quicker completions allow city to stretch resources.


New Safety Methods Sprout in Fields After E.coli Outbreak

Feb 25, 2015


California spinach problem in 2006 led to measures now in effect there and in Southern Arizona.


Snow Pack Not Likely Enough to Minimize Wildfire Season

Feb 24, 2015


Preparations for summer already under way; snow pack not what it should be, experts say.


Reports of Common Core's Death Greatly Exaggerated

Feb 24, 2015


Bill banning curriculum standards dies in state Senate despite education leader's opposition.


Business Boost to 'Read On, Tucson' Off to Good Start, But ...

Feb 24, 2015


More effort needed until it is 'in the DNA of a community,' early childhood education expert says.