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Small Business Saturday Celebrates Local Economy

Some local retailers offer deals the day after Black Friday; Streetcar runs fare-free.

Locally Owned Shops Often Avoid Black Friday Fervor

While many locally owned shops have sales, lines and pre-dawn openings primarily for big box retailers

Business Report: Startup Scenes Can Be About More Than Tech

While tech companies have become synonymous with the startup scene, there is plenty of room for other businesses

This holiday shopping season, merchants expect to make about forty percent of their annual sales. Experts say visitors from Mexico will provide one third of those purchases.

Holiday Retail Sales Expected to Pick Up Slightly in Tucson

Continued slow, steady growth means small boost for businesses.

Interstate 10 traffic jam.

AAA: Driving Down, Flying Up This Thanksgiving Weekend

15% fewer Arizonans will hit the roads this holiday, 9% more will fly.

A Tucson fire truck arrives on the scene of a car accident.

Pinal Sheriff Joins Pima County Emergency Radio Network

Pinal County law enforcement will have radio access when events cross county line.

Court: Med Marijuana Card Can Defend Against DUI Charge

State Supreme Court says cardholders can use lack of impairment as viable defense.

Unemployment Rates Drop in Tucson and Statewide

State numbers have shown recent anomalies, but appear to have returned to normal

Ortega Shoes opened in 1923 in Douglas, AZ

Southern Arizona Retailers Rely on Mexican Consumers

Without Mexican clients, Ortega Shoes would have to close stores

Cars drive through Tucson streets during rush hour.

Cool Weather Can Lower Tire Pressure, Harm Gas Mileage

Under-inflated tires cause drop in vehicle fuel efficiency, safety

Interstate 10 East of Tucson Will Be Closed Tuesday Night

Westbound I-10 to the east of Vail closed, detour will add two hours to trips

Business Report: Tucson CFOs Make Local Business Run

CFOs work in all sectors, help the dollars and cents flow, keep the lights on

There are $3 million in improvements for Colossal Cave Mountain Park in the recommended 2015 bond package.

Colossal Cave Mountain Park Gets Makeover, Reopens

New management takes over after 90 day closure to upgrade, clean.

IRS Seeks Volunteer Tax Assistance Helpers

VITA/TCE tax help programs looking for people interested in helping other file tax returns

Number of Homes For Sale in Tucson Rebounds; Prices Rise

Abnormally low inventory may have boosted home sales prices in recent months

St. Gregory College Preparatory School is installing one of the largest solar energy systems in a Tucson school, producing 140 kilowatts of electricity.

Tucson Electric's Falling Profits Spark Proposed Rate Increase

Utility's sales have dropped due to energy efficiency, grid upkeep costs of $1B.

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