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PCSD deputies respond to report of old munitions near Sahuarita

Deputies are assisting military personnel as they work to dispose of the items.

  Arizona reports 8,715 new cases of COVID-19; 11,248 total deaths

New study shows children hospitalized with COVID has increased 4,000% in six months

  WATCH: Semeru Volcano erupts in Indonesia

Suspect taken into custody after barricade incident on Wetmore, Friday

TRAFFIC ALERT: Eastbound I-10 closed at Tangerine Road due to vehicle fire

TRAFFIC ALERT: Northbound Campbell Avenue shut down at Bantam Road due to serious-injury collision

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Tucson police say suspicious RV in east-side Tucson is safe

Lawsuit launched to finalize Endangered Species Act protection for four imperiled species

Here’s how you can report potholes in your neighborhood

Gov. Ducey releases Arizona’s budget for Fiscal Year 2022

USCIS to temporarily suspend in-person services

AZ residents 65 and older can drive to Phoenix for vaccination.

LIVE BLOG: COVID-19 vaccine rollout across Arizona

The latest on the COVID-19 vaccine rollout in Arizona.

SBA re-opening Paycheck Protection Program to small lenders

The U.S. Small Business Administration says it will re-open the Paycheck Protection Program loan portal to eligible lenders with $1 billion or less in assets for First and Second Draw applications on Friday, Jan. 15.

UPDATE: Woman dies in east-side pedestrian crash

The pedestrian was not in a crosswalk when she attempted to cross Broadway Boulevard.

Gov. Ducey orders all flags at half-staff Friday in honor of fallen officer

Governor Doug Ducey ordered flags at all state buildings be lowered to half-staff from sunrise to sunset on Friday, Jan. 15

  Emergency teams in Spain rescue animals from Storm Filomena’s aftermath

HSSA to open thrift store at Park Place Mall on Jan. 15

University of Arizona to lead telescopic mission with NASA

Pima County Office of the Medical Examiner at storage capacity

New Record: Over 47,000 estimated sandhill cranes now in Sulphur Springs, Gila River Valleys

Tucson police arrest suspect in connection to Circle K robbery

  Environmental activist Greta Thunberg honored with postal stamp in Sweden

Sweden’s postal company, PostNord, said the motives on the stamps “contribute to put the spotlight on the environmental issues.”

Police investigating shooting at Burger King on Tucson Boulevard, Valencia Road

Tucson police are investigating a shooting that took place at a Burger King near the Tucson airport.

Arizonans 65 and older will be prioritized for COVID-19 vaccination

An estimated 750,000 more Arizonans are being prioritized for the COVID-19 vaccine thanks to updated guidance, adding those 65 and older to populations that already include those 75 and older.

Tucson police take steps to maintain order, protect elected officials and community following riots in D.C.

Regarding the insurrection in D.C., the Tucson Police Department has no information that would indicate that any of its members were present or participated in the insurrection.

Update: County extends shoulder repair work on Hacienda del Sol Road until Jan. 21

Repairs on Hacienda del Sol Road begin Jan. 13.

Peoria woman arrested for holding baby while riding on hood of moving car

Deleaha Brown-Dawson, 24, was arrested and taken to jail, and faces child abuse charges.

Study says one in 10 Arizonans chose alcohol over exercise in January 2021

45% of respondents said January is the month they are most likely to start a new exercise regime and one in five plan to offset their alcohol consumption with more exercise.

Raytheon opens applications for SPY-6 scholarships

Applications will be accepted on the SVA website from Jan. 13 to April 5, 2021.

Former TUSD Governing Board President Michael Hicks has passed away

Tucson Unified Schools District announced on Tuesday, Jan. 12 that Michael Hicks, former governing board president, has passed away.

Sunnyside schools to remain remote until county issues newest recommendations

On Tuesday, Jan. 12, the Sunnyside Unified School District’s Governing Board unanimously decided schools will remain in the remote learning model until further notice.

Pima County: COVID-19 vaccine rollout could slow down if demand exceeds supply

The county says it plans to complete vaccinations in Phase 1-B by the end of March.

County plans to prioritize individuals 85 and older during first week of Phase 1B vaccinations

The county plans to prioritze adults 85 and older during the first week of Phase 1B. According to the county, this group has the highest mortality rate among all individuals, with an estimated population of 20,000 residents.

CDC expands negative COVID-19 test requirement to all air passengers entering the US

Air passengers are required to get a viral test within the 3 days before their flight to the U.S. departs, beginning Jan. 26.

City of South Tucson Fire Department receives new lifesaving equipment thanks to Firehouse Subs Public Safety Foundation

The City of South Tucson Fire Department recently received a $23,033.01 grant award from the Foundation to purchase eight sets of bunker gear.

1.5 million Arizonans activate their AZ MVD Now accounts

Since launching in April 2020, more than 1.5 million Arizonans have activated their free AZMVDNow account, giving them access to the primary online portal for MVD customers.

Arizona TV stations join fight against youth suicide epidemic

Watch on KOLD News 13 and KMSB Fox 11 at 6:30 p.m. on Tuesday, Jan. 12.

Santa Cruz County to begin Phase 1B for COVID-19 vaccinations

An appointment will need to be made in advance.

SBA launches free online digital learning platform for female entrepreneurs

Ascent has valuable content such as tips on preparing and recovering from disasters, strategic marketing and business financial strategy development.

Bank of America Student Leader’s program deadline approaching

Each year, Bank of America selects 300 high school juniors and seniors across the country to participate, including two from Tucson.

Resolution Copper completes $75 million restoration of historic mining land

In total, the reclamation project has supported more than two dozen local jobs

UPDATE: Teen in custody after man dies from injuries on south side

Drexel Road will be closed between Bonney Avenue and Country Club Road.

Drexel Heights Fire saves mobile home from shed fire

Fire officials say no injuries were reported.

Flowing Wells Unified School District to remain in remote learning until Feb. 1

The Flowing Wells Unified School District announced Friday that its schools will continue learning remotely at least until Monday, Feb. 1st.

6 AZ counties have moved into Phase 1B of COVID-19 vaccinations

According to the Arizona Department of Health Services, 6 Arizona counties have moved into the next phase of coronavirus inoculations.

UPDATE: Suspect not located following barricade situation on north side

Tucson Police says the suspect does not pose a threat to the public.

AZ man among three charged in connection to events at US Capitol

According to the U.S. Department of Justice, three men have been charged in federal court in connection to the riots at the Capitol on Jan. 6. One of the three is a man from Arizona.

TPD investigating shooting on Tucson’s south side

Officers with the Tucson Police Department are investigating an incident in Tucson’s south side that resulted in one woman being hospitalized.

Fully restored B-17 G tail gun to be unveiled Saturday

The 390th Memorial Museum has announced it will unveil a fully-restored B-17 G tail gun on Saturday, Jan. 9.

Tucson airport expands COVID-19 testing hours for arriving travelers

Tucson International Airport expanding COVID-19 testing hours.

Desert Diamond Casinos, Arizona Athletics team up for ‘Bear Down and Give’ event on Friday

The casino will be collecting nonperishable food items to donate to the Community Food Bank.

  3 people in critical condition after house fire on Tucson’s south side

Firefighters responded to the 2200 block of East Irene Vista just after 9:15 p.m.

Phoenix organization joins lawsuit against Pima County curfew

The Goldwater Institue in Phoenix has joined with a group of Pima County businesses challenging the county’s 10 p.m. curfew.

  Olympics set to continue despite rising coronavirus cases

Japan's Prime Minister Suga said he hopes a global vaccine effort will allow the games to go ahead.

City of Tucson asking residents to ‘team up and clean up’

The City of Tucson says just one piece of litter that you collect really adds up, especially if everyone does their part.

Burning of household garbage is prohibited in Pima County

The Pima County Department of Environmental Quaility is reminding residents that burning household garbage is prohibited in the county.

Pima County Republican headquarters vandalized amid chaos in Washington D.C.

Tucson Police have been notified and are investigating the incident.

TRAFFIC: Where to watch for road work across Tucson, southern Arizona

List of active road projects in the Tucson area.

Green Valley Fire, Drexel Heights Fire receive COVID-19 vaccinations

Local firefighters lined up to receive the Moderna vaccine in Pima County.

UPDATE: Tucson police arrest two in deadly east-side shooting

Investigators still searching for third suspect.

Man charged in fatal shooting of Tucson man in December

39-year-old Richard Junior Miller was booked into Pima County Jail and charged with second-degree murder.

UPDATE: Authorities cancel Amber Alert for 4 children in Arizona

Police did not provide details about the condition of the children involved.

HHS announces $22 billion in funding to support expanded testing, vaccination distribution

The Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) announced $22 billion in funding to states and localities in support of expanded coronavirus testing and vaccine distribution.

UAPD says ‘hands free’ Arizona law now in effect on campus

Arizona's 'hands free' law is now effective on university campus.

Tucson: If you’re hearing explosions, Davis-Monthan says ‘don’t freak out’.

Airmen at Davis-Monthan Air Force Base performed controlled explosions on base on Wednesday, Jan. 6.

Survey reveals Arizonans got angry six times per week in 2020

A rise in anger levels has affected the majority of us, with 88% admitting to feeling angrier since the start of the pandemic.

Tucson Fringe Festival 9.5 goes virtual

Tucson Fringe awarded $6,530 grants to Tucson Fringe Festival 9.5 performers.

Homeland Security Investigations recovers one-of-a-kind Buddhist statue in Phoenix

The artifact was determined to have been purchased abroad and shipped into the U.S. illegally approximately half century ago.

Arizona Game and Fish look for person responsible in illegal killing of young buck in Molino Canyon

Officials say the incident was the result of recreational shooting in the area just north of Catalina Hwy. near Soldiers Camp Road.

Pima County preparing to move into next phase of COVID-19 vaccinations

Phase 1B includes two additional groups: essential services/critical industry workers and adults with high-risk conditions in congregate settings.

  WATCH: ‘Rainbow clouds’ floating over southwest China caught on video

Rainbow clouds were seen across the sky in various regions in southwest China the morning of Monday, Jan. 4

County says COVID vaccine may be available to group 1B by end of next week

Leaders with the Pima County Health Department say we may be going into the next phase of COVID-19 vaccinations by the end of next week.

Diocese of Tucson suspends indoor Mass beginning Jan. 8

Beginning Friday, Jan. 8, both Sunday and weekday indoor Mass and gatherings will be suspended; and they will remain suspended for four weeks, until Feb. 5.

Southwest Airlines adds Oakland to destination list at Tucson International Airport

Flights are scheduled and seats are on sale now.

Sierra Vista community centers close due to limited staffing

The Visitor Center, which is located in the OYCC, is providing curbside pickup of visitor literature, and members of the public who need to pay Leisure fees may do so online.

Golder Ranch Deputy Fire Marshal earns exceptional state distinction

Deputy Fire Marshal Jennifer Akins was required to successfully complete the PE Exam, which consists of 85 questions based on 17 topics. The exam takes eight and a half hours to complete.

Sierra Vista Police Department seeks help in identifying suspect in vehicle damage case

Anyone with information is asked to please call the Sierra Vista Police Department at (520) 452-7500.

ADOT looks to cut down on dealer plate fraud, unauthorized sales

ADOT detectives are contacting license holders to ensure they are not misusing dealer plates or selling vehicles outside of the limits of their licenses, an illegal practice known as curbstoning.

Arizona Game and Fish Department conducts aerial surveys of wildlife through end of Jan.

Fixed wing aircraft may also be used to do the surveys.