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Thelma Grimes, The Explorer Posted:
Using the seemingly popular “Stand Your Ground” defense, David Mota was found not guilty in the shooting death of 22-year-old Joshua Switalski…
Kristy Diaz-Trahan, Special to The Explorer Updated:
David Safier, Special to The Explorer Posted:
Gays, guns and God: the three G’s. They’re the trifecta of Republican campaign issues. Use one, use them all, mix in a little immigration, abo…
Lou Waters, Special to The Explorer Posted:
I haven’t been the same since that time I took up bicycling. My son, the triathlete, extolled the health benefits of riding a bike. I had a …
In March, the Oro Valley Police Department received multiple reports of suspicious activity at Oro Spa, located at 10110 N Oracle Road.
For four of the last five seasons, the highly coveted NBA MVP award has been deservedly bestowed upon LeBron James. It made sense, as King James was unmistakably the most talented basketball player on the planet. LeBron has had the reputation of being a do-it-all player, a physical specimen, a scorer, a rebounder, a passer, an imposing defender, and a team leader. The only player to even come close to resembling a threat to James’ growing MVP trophy collection has been Kevin Durant, a somewhat one-dimensional scorer who has been the runner up in MVP voting during three of James’ four tenures. This season, however, Durant has had enough of being second best.
There is a job that only about four percent of the population is qualified and capable of doing. At this very moment, there are at least two people in Oro Valley and two in Marana who are doing it. This is the job as a police 911 operator and dispatcher.
Global Football regrets to announce that the planned visit this August of Mountain View High School to Dublin to take part in the Global Ireland Football Tournament (GIFT) 2014 has been cancelled.
Marana continues to grow and stay strong, Mayor Ed Honea stressed during the annual State of the Town event on Friday.
Wick Communications has entered into a preliminary agreement to sell its Tucson Weekly and Inside Tucson Business publications to 10/13 Communications, the parent company of The Explorer. Terms of the transaction were not announced.
After more than 26,000 people showed up to Country Thunder in Florence this year, it’s baffling to consider the type of numbers next year could bring.
On April 19 around 1:45 a.m., Pima County Sheriff deputies responded to a shooting at the Palo Verde Bar and Grill, located at 5801 South Palo Verde Road.
Recently, QuikTrip gas station officially launched its national made-to-order kitchen menu during an invite-only event, held at the company’s newest location in Tucson.
Registration dates are here for the Marana Marlins Swim Team. They will be having swim registrations at the Marana (Ora Mae Harn Park) Pool on…
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On April 19 around 1:45 a.m., Pima County Sheriff deputies responded to a shooting at the Palo Verde Bar and Grill, located at 5801 South Palo…
Girl Scouts Troop 2164 of Oro Valley will begin construction on a monument to honor and raise awareness about wildlife issues. Located at the …
Pima Community College has created an Office of Dispute Resolution to address complaints and grievances from students, PCC employees and the c…
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In the Southwest, the chili pepper is practically a dietary staple. It gives salsa a spicy crunch, it brings depth to Mexican sauces, and prov…
Surveillance video showing people being attacked while leaving the Palo Verde Bar and Grill on April 21, 2014.