Matt Russell, Special to the Explorer Posted:
While the bickering continues this week between Pima County’s public health police and civil libertarians over the use of tobacco among county…
Thelma Grimes, The Explorer Posted:
After the glitz and glamour of seeing what the stars are wearing at Hollywood’s biggest night, one settles in to see who won, primarily in the…
Logan Burtch-Buus Special to Tucson Local Media Posted:
Epic Games, responsible for the Gears of War franchise, has recently announced a new funding initiative – an initiative that could supply a sm…
Curt Woody Special to Marana News Posted:
Southern Arizona is a top-flight tourist destination for people from across the world. Our generally-mild weather brings visitors here most mo…
Thelma Grimes, Tucson Local Media Updated:
Over the last six months, there’s a lot of talk about Tucson’s economy improving. There’s a lot about downtown taking that turn from being a p…
On Wednesday, Feb. 18 at 3:49 p.m., Northwest Fire District crews were dispatched to an area on the frontage road just sound of Twin Peaks and Eastbound I-10 in reports to a vehicle rollover.
If it were me, I’d be ashamed. If a judge told me I had cheated children out of money I owed them, that I had violated the law by giving them less money than I was legally bound to give, I would hang my head in shame, and I’d ask the judge, “How much do I owe?”
The Town of Oro Valley will begin collecting its increased sales tax starting Sunday, regardless of the outcome of a court case seeking to send the purchase of the El Conquistador country club and golf courses to local voters.
The Marana High School Hip Hop Dance Team took fourth place at the National Dance Team Championships earlier this month. It is the team’s third straight top-six finish, and their highest ever.
Marana has a lake for now and there is a very real possibility it may remain. To be technical about it, the area being nicknamed “Lake Marana” is a former borrow pit from the construction of I-10 at the north end of Continental Ranch that has filled with water, forming a lake of sorts. The lake has attracted a large number of birds to the area, but there have also been issues with residents complaining about the smell and insects coming from the water.
The Marana Regional Airport doesn’t have an air traffic control tower, but town and airport staff are hoping Congresswoman Ann Kirkpatrick can help make one a reality.
The Arizona Court of Appeals has denied a bid to delay the Town of Oro Valley's negotiations and purchase of the El Conquistador Country Club and golf courses, reasoning that the court will have rendered its decision before the town's expected deadline to close on the deal.
Erin Parsons is busy. The Marana-based rodeo competitor not only competes nearly every weekend in rodeo, but balances that with her career in real estate. It can be a lot to have on one’s plate, but she is used to it. She has been balancing rodeo with other endeavors since high school.
Three former Mountain view football players signed to play football at Pima Community College on Wednesday. The three were the only northwest side players to ink with the Aztecs.
Within the City of Tucson’s nearly 227-square miles, there are 30 locations waiting to snap your photo. But you don’t have to smile because those photos are taken only if you violate the traffic rules enforced by red light cameras at select intersections.