Sierra Vista Ranger District hosts event for National Get Outdoors Day June 8

Entrance and activities are all free-of-charge. Forest personnel and partners will offer a variety of games to play and an assortment of National Get Outdoors Day prizes.

Twice in 2 days: Russian warplanes intercepted off coast of Alaska

The North American Aerospace Defense Command confirmed the second incident occurred when two Russian bombers accompanied by two Su-35 fighter jets entered the Alaskan Air Defense Identification Zone.
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  Man promised to turn self in if wanted poster got 15k ‘likes’ on Facebook

Police say they could have tracked the suspect down based on computer forensics, but it would have required resources usually used on more egregious cases.

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Class of 2019: Southern Arizona high school graduations

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Community invited to support Stop the Bleed initiative at Firehouse Subs

Binational operation leads to seizure of over 250 pounds of narcotics

Check your tickets! Winning $1.9 million jackpot ticket sold in Tucson

The winning Triple Twist ticket was purchased at the Fry’s Food Store at 4150 E. 22nd Street.
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Facebook: Fake account removal doubles in 6 months to 3 billion

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  3 dead, state capital battered as storms rake Missouri

Oro Valley police looking for Target theft suspects

Ex-Pima County district employee accused of embezzling funds

Brush fire burns west of Red Rock

  Lawyers: Incapacitated woman who gave birth, ‘repeatedly raped,’ may have previously been pregnant

  Border Patrol agent accused of sexually assaulting women

  Authorities: Arizona man hid mom’s death to collect benefits, pay for patent

  Pima County job vacancies at all-time high

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62,000 lbs. of beef products recalled amid E. coli concerns

Aurora Packing Company, Inc., of North Aurora, Ill., is recalling about 62,112 pounds of raw beef products out of concerns that the products may be contaminated with E. coli.

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  The champ’s card is ready to swing at AVA

Sandoval’s HR in 10th gives Giants 3-2 win over Diamondbacks

Pablo Sandoval opened the 10th inning with a pinch-hit homer helping San Francisco beat Arizona for a second straight day.

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  UPDATE: Suspect taken to hospital following standoff on east side

Officials: Border agent suspended without pay in June 2018

The Border Patrol says an agent in Arizona accused of using his truck to knock over a migrant trying to flee has been indefinitely suspended since June 2018 after his indictment
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  NOAA predicts a ‘near normal’ 2019 hurricane season for the Atlantic

Near normal means a possibility of 9 to 15 named storms, 4 to 8 of which could become hurricanes.

  Mountain lion spotted near Sabino Canyon

Sierra Vista man facing charges of sexual conduct with minor

Couple who accused Georgia Tech’s Pastner charged

Nine students on autism spectrum set to graduate