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Evan Pilling, left, Martha Lemen, center and Mary Reynolds, right, ride along the Wildflower Ridge Trail in the Sweetwater Preserve on August 23, 2012. The Sweetwater Preserve is comprised of 880 acres located in the eastern foothills of the Tucson Mountains. The land that is now the Sweetwater Preserve was acquired during the 2004 Open Space Bond measure.
The shooting occured at the 3200 block of West Calle Fresa near West Orange Grove Road and North Camino De La Tierra.
Kuper, a recent S.O.S diversion and his housemate Dash. The owner adopted Kuper from PACC and attempted to return the dog because he and Dash did not get along when they met. Volunteers assessed it may have been a poor doggy introduction. The owner went home and with the advice from a dog trainer was able to assimilate the new dog into the home. Photo was taken 2 weeks after adoption.
Bring the entire family to the old-fashionedPima County Fair featuring exhibits, food, stage concerts, and other live entertainment, carnival rides, educational exhibits, and a gem and mineral show. The event runs April 17-27 at the Pima County Fairgrounds.
Pima County Sheriff's Department
Molly Came, 8, rides her bike with Mother Katie Banister running with Pippin Came 4, in jogger, behind left, and Alfred Almazan, behind right, along The Loop near Speedway Blvd along the Santa Cruz River on August 1, 2012. The Loop is 55 miles of car-free paths being developed around metropolitan Tucson. The Loop runs along the Rillito River Park, Santa Cruz River Park, the Julian Wash Greenway, the Harrison Greenway and the Pantano River Park.
This November we’ll elect all five members of the Pima County Board of Supervisors, and six of the seven county line officers. Supervisors are chosen by district as are Justices of the Peace and Constables. All are partisan offices.
Marana may face recall, referendum
Pima County encompasses more than 9,000 square miles of rolling desert terrain and isolated mountains covered with cedars and pines, steep canyons and abundant wildlife. The landscape is the county’s greatest asset.
Pima County has won two statewide 2014 Project of the Year awards from the Arizona Chapter of the American Public Works Association.
At a recent Board of Supervisors public hearing on the county budget a gentleman addressed the board and wanted to know why the county was spending only $5 million a year on transportation.
Clerk of the Superior Court and several justice of the peace and constable seats are up for election this year in Pima County, with most of the candidates running unopposed.
Responsible Governance vs. Additional Debt and Taxes
The Pima County Sheriff’s Department wants everyone to have a safe and enjoyable Fourth of July holiday. Fireworks have always been one of the items associated with this holiday celebration. However, some of the fireworks people possess are in violation of Arizona laws.
The Pima County Health Department is working to ensure a healthy bottom line, sponsoring a diaper drive through the month of July to respond to a critical need for diapers throughout the community.