Wednesday, March 30, 2011 3:00 am
Contrary to (Marana) Mayor Ed Honea’s recent guest opinion
(“Passage of SB 1171 would be great for business,” March 16, 2011)
alleging that Pima County’s wastewater services system has not
“…been run properly,” a quick check of the facts show that the
opposite is true.
Tuesday, April 20, 2010 11:00 pm
Air quality in Pima County was good in the winter of 2009-'10,
with no unhealthy days recorded by the county Department of
Wednesday, October 5, 2011 3:00 am
More people than ever are riding two wheels to work, according
to new data from the U.S. Census Bureau. Between 2009 and 2010,
Tucson saw its largest annual increase in ridership and more
cyclists than ever on the roads.
Wednesday, December 8, 2010 12:00 am
County officials have unveiled the details of a $1.1 million
federal grant to fund a program for substance-abuse treatment as an
alternative to prison for some defendants convicted of drug
Thursday, April 25, 2013 11:06 am
As we observe National Infant Immunization Week (NIIW), the Pima County Health Department would like to recognize local child care providers who have scored between 95-100 percent on their first immunization data report, which is a record of children immunized within their centers.
Tuesday, April 27, 2010 11:00 pm
Concerns about potential cuts to school district budgets if
Arizona voters don't pass Proposition 100 in May have been well
publicized, but education spending isn't alone on the chopping
Tuesday, July 22, 2008 11:00 pm
Shelley Whitlatch has been named health promotion coordinator
for Pima Council on Aging, the nonprofit area agency on aging for
Pima County’s older residents and their caregivers.
Tuesday, August 10, 2004 11:00 pm
The Marana Health Center and Marana Unified School District will
host their third annual Marana Care Fair from 8 a.m. to noon
Saturday, Aug. 7 at Marana Middle School.
Wednesday, January 26, 2011 12:00 am
The Arizona Legislature approved a budget earlier this year that
included significant cuts to adult mental health services and
restricted eligibility for many.
Friday, October 21, 2011 7:03 pm
Saturday morning, residents in Northwest Tucson will participate
in a celebration of non-motorized recreation when they help to
Launch the Loop, starting at 7:30 a.m. and leading to a dedication
ceremony at 10 a.m.
Tuesday, October 14, 2003 11:00 pm
Pima County will spend up to $200,000 per property to buy-out or
relocate Catalina residents whose homes were damaged by the
unprecedented flooding that roared down the Canada del Oro Wash
Tuesday, March 24, 2009 11:00 pm
An educational flyer is available regarding the importance of
car seats for children.
Tuesday, July 29, 2008 11:00 pm
An elderly woman in Maricopa County has become Arizona’s first
seasonal fatality because of the mosquito-borne West Nile Virus,
prompting Pima County governments to issue warnings for people to
take reasonable preventive measures to reduce mosquito-breeding
Tuesday, August 7, 2001 11:00 pm
As parents begin to think about what school supplies their
children will need, they should also think about the last time
their children were immunized, a necessary component in getting
ready for back-to-school.
Wednesday, December 15, 2010 12:00 am
On Dec. 7, the Pima County Board of Supervisors awarded a $172.2
million contract for the design and construction a new wastewater
treatment facility in Tucson.
Tuesday, May 11, 2010 11:00 pm
A proposed budget before the Pima County Board of Supervisors
has received mixed reviews from those members who represent the
Wednesday, March 10, 2004 12:00 am
As a steady parade of Catalinans stepped to the microphone to
rail against the High Mesa development at the Feb. 25 meeting of
the Pima County Planning and Zoning Commission, a nine-inch thick
binder of protest letters sat heavily on the dais - a testament to
the grassroots movement that has emerged to try and slow the growth
of the rural community north of Oro Valley.
Tuesday, July 1, 2008 11:00 pm
Joe Higgins, Republican candidate for Pima County supervisor in
District 1, believes county government should cooperate with cities
and towns as an ally, and not pose as an adversary.
Thursday, December 27, 2012 9:15 am
Pima Community College has increased the number of county residents it can assist financially to be trained in more than one dozen high-demand healthcare jobs.
Tuesday, May 26, 2009 11:00 pm
A medically compromised, 13-year-old boy in southwest Tucson has
been identified as Pima County's first fatality due to
complications from the H1N1 virus, the swine flu.
Tuesday, May 5, 2009 11:00 pm
Tuesday, August 4, 2009 11:00 pm
Remember Wednesday, July 22, when the mountains disappeared
behind a wall of dust?
Thursday, May 5, 2011 12:29 pm
The Marana Police Department teamed with the Drug Enforcement
Administration and Pima County April 30 to give the public an
opportunity to properly dispose of potentially dangerous expired,
unused or unwanted prescription drugs during the second National
Prescription Drug Take-Back at sites all across Arizona, including
the Target store at Ina and Thornydale.
Tuesday, April 6, 2010 11:00 pm
A landfill proposed for ground west of Marana
constitutes "an inappropriate land use in a sensitive flood area,"
Pima County Administrator Chuck Huckelberry indicates in an April 6
memorandum to the Pima County Supervisors.
Tuesday, June 23, 2009 11:00 pm
It's illegal to burn trash in Pima County, the Pima County
Department of Environmental Quality is reminding.