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South Tucson City Hall is pictured on April 2, 2015.

Residents of South Tucson Without Recycling Pickup

Officials say service will be included in contract with next waste collection vendor.

Members of the Globe Hotshots work a controlled burn near Reddington Pass in May of 2015. The Bureau of Land Management will form a similar crew and stationed it at Ft. Huachuca for the 2016 fire season.

Southern Arizona Gets First Hotshot Wildfire Crew

Fort Huachuca-based crew will be the only one in the state south of Phoenix

Oak Flat, in the Tonto National Forest east of Superior. Resolution Copper Mining has proposed building a large underground copper mine at the site.

Opposition Mounts to Proposed Resolution Copper Mine

Critics of the mine arrive in Washington DC after cross-country trek

How Does Tucson's Heat Affect Road Repaving Work?

It's too hot for some projects to continue without causing a sticky mess.

Border wall in Arizona separating the United States and Mexico.

Senate Committee Wants Border Patrol Access Expanded

Agency would no longer need permits to reach wildlife refuges, parks and military property.

Pima County Boosts Solar Electricity Usage

Supes unanimously approve 11 new solar installations on county property

'Fire does have a role in natural landscapes.' - Coronado National Forest Spokesperson Heidi Schewel

Southern Arizona Fire Season Could Be Short But Severe

Spring storm systems are delaying start, but dry fuels are still abundant

New Community Would Add 28,000 Homes in Benson

'Villages at Vigneto' proposal working its way through town government

Solar Installations Saving Pima County Money

Nearly $2 million saved in 5 years

Just a small portion of the Saguaro National Forest conservation area.

Saguaro National Park May Raise Some Fees

Park officials say increases have been authorized by National Park Service

Monday Hearing For Lawsuit Over Rosemont Copper Mine

Air quality permit challenged

Sierra Vista Planning Controlled Burns East of City

Notice to those who see smoke: the fires are planned

Event visiters look at new model electric cars at the Tucson Plugs In event.

Hybrid Cars Make 'Clean Air Blue Skies' Eligibility

Six vehicles designated by state transportation officials to get plates allowing single-occupancy in HOV lanes.

Shawnee Riplog-Peterson, curator of mammology and ornithology at the Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum, discusses the multi-state, binational breeding program involving bighorn sheep.

Plans to Use Helicopters in Wilderness Areas Worries Conservationists

Arizona Game and Fish wants the aircraft to manage bighorn sheep.

What's Next for Colossal Cave Park?

Pima County wants new ideas for 2,000-acre park

EPA OKs Test Site Permit for Proposed Copper Mine in Florence

Opponents wonder if project can be operated safely.

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