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Mountain View requests special session

Mountain View requests special session

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Mountain View has made a request to the Arizona Interscholastic Association to convene a special Executive Board Meeting next week in hopes that they can make a final determination on the eligibility of three transfer football players.

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Pima County Health: Watch for the signs, seek help for depression

Pima County Health: Watch for the signs, seek help for depression

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Once again we share in the sadness of losing one of our most beloved entertainers, Robin Williams. He was someone I grew up seeing on televisi…

Third Age: Have to express gratitude

Third Age: Have to express gratitude

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It’s been a heck-of-a-summer.  Campaigning for re-election to the town council again put me in close touch with folks whose doorbells I poked …

Opinion column - Garcia is the best choice for our schools

Opinion column - Garcia is the best choice for our schools

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Why is it that David Garcia, the Democratic candidate for Superintendent of Public Instruction, has locked up major endorsements from Republic…

Oro Valley Town Talk - Voters turn out for Oro Valley election

Oro Valley Town Talk - Voters turn out for Oro Valley election

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On Aug. 26, the Town of Oro Valley conducted its primary election. Previously, the town’s nonpartisan primary and general elections were held …

Opinion column - Real leadership is needed to repair our roads

Opinion column - Real leadership is needed to repair our roads

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In her recent monthly column for The Explorer, District 1 Supervisor Ally Miller asserts that Pima County lacks the leadership to solve the co…

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Another delay, another close loss for Dorados

Another delay, another close loss for Dorados

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For the second straight week the CDO football team lost a game in the final moments, while also having to deal with a strange delay. Cienega b…

Women’s Soccer and Cross Country Notes

Women’s Soccer and Cross Country Notes

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 The Pima Community College women’s soccer game at Cochise College today in Douglas has been cancelled. A make-up date will be deter…

Media Football Rankings

Media Football Rankings

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The latest media rankings for high school football are out and there is starting to be a lot of moving going on as the season gets into its fo…

Nighthawks rally to down rival Dorados

Nighthawks rally to down rival Dorados

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Moments after Nathan Farmer split the uprights on a 30-yard field goal to give Ironwood Ridge a 24-21 win against rival Canyon Del Oro, the Ni…

AIA opts to continue investigation

AIA opts to continue investigation

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Three Mountain View football players have been held out of action while the Arizona Interscholastic Association continues to investigate alleg…

Storms wreak havoc with weekend sports

Storms wreak havoc with weekend sports

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Storms affected every football game in Southern Arizona last Friday. There was not a single game in the area that was not delayed or postponed…

Aunesty Jantz leads Nighthawks in pursuit of state title

Aunesty Jantz leads Nighthawks in pursuit of state title

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With a skilled, mature and coachable volleyball team, the Nighthawks are coming into this season with all the necessary tools, but the questio…

Fowler back to CDO

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Although it will not be official until the Amphi School District Governing Board meets on September 23, Kelly Fowler will return as head coach…

MUSD, Oro Valley preparing for storms

MUSD, Oro Valley preparing for storms

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Tucson is bracing for a huge storm on Wednesday and the local school districts and municipalities are preparing for the worst.

Volleyball update

Volleyball update

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Three area teams were in action Monday night, with just one earning a win. In addition Catalina Foothills and Marana competed in a weekend tou…

PCC Cross Country Teams Nationally Ranked in Latest Poll

PCC Cross Country Teams Nationally Ranked in Latest Poll

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The Pima Community College men’s and women’s cross country teams were listed in the latest NJCAA Division I rankings released today.…

NW Sports Schedules 9/15-9/20

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Monday, September 15

Lions and Mountain Lions with different results

Lions and Mountain Lions with different results

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The Pusch Ridge and Mountain View football teams were both in action on Friday night, but each had different results.

Falcons can't complete comeback

Falcons can't complete comeback

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Marana falls in delay filled game

Marana falls in delay filled game

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Rasheem Parks Throws Two TD Passes but Aztecs Fall Against Mesa

Rasheem Parks Throws Two TD Passes but Aztecs Fall Against Mesa

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The Pima Community College football team’s (1-3) rally came up short on Saturday as the Aztecs fell to Mesa Community College 36-20 …

Last second win

Last second win

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Special teams were the difference in Ironwood Ridge’ last second 24-21 win over Canyon Del Oro Saturday morning.

Ironwood Ridge/CDO game postponed

Ironwood Ridge/CDO game postponed

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The so called “Oro Valley Superbowl” winner will have to wait an extra 15 hours to be crowned. Weather delayed and later postponed the game, w…

Marana announces new hoops coach

Marana announces new hoops coach

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Marana High School, in the Marana Unified School District, announces Camron Dozier to serve as interim head girls basketball coach. 

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