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  • DACA students return to school uncertain about future

    DACA students return to school uncertain about future

    Tuesday, August 14 2018 10:48 AM EDT2018-08-14 14:48:19 GMT
    (Source: KOLD News 13)(Source: KOLD News 13)

    While back to school is an exciting time for DACA recipients, some are nervous.

    While back to school is an exciting time for DACA recipients, some are nervous.

  • ACTION DAY: Increased chance for rain on Wednesday

    ACTION DAY: Increased chance for rain on Wednesday

    Tuesday, August 14 2018 10:33 AM EDT2018-08-14 14:33:03 GMT
    (Source: KOLD News 13)(Source: KOLD News 13)
    (Source: KOLD News 13)(Source: KOLD News 13)

    There is a 60 percent for rain on Wednesday, making it an Action Days because of the chance for dangerous thunderstorms. The high temperature is forecast to be 93.

    There is a 60 percent for rain on Wednesday, making it an Action Days because of the chance for dangerous thunderstorms. The high temperature is forecast to be 93.

  • Prepare for traffic re-route near Ina Road construction

    Prepare for traffic re-route near Ina Road construction

    Tuesday, August 14 2018 9:27 AM EDT2018-08-14 13:27:09 GMT
    (Source: KOLD News 13)(Source: KOLD News 13)
    (Source: KOLD News 13)(Source: KOLD News 13)

    Drivers headed towards the Ina Road and I-10 interchange need to budget a little extra time into their drive because construction crews are re-routing westbound traffic on Ina Road to the southern side of the new divided roadway.

    Drivers headed towards the Ina Road and I-10 interchange need to budget a little extra time into their drive because construction crews are re-routing westbound traffic on Ina Road to the southern side of the new divided roadway.

  • PCSD searching for armed robbery suspects

    PCSD searching for armed robbery suspects

    Tuesday, August 14 2018 12:40 AM EDT2018-08-14 04:40:51 GMT
    Three suspects in Quik Mart robbery. (Source: Pima County Sheriff's Department)Three suspects in Quik Mart robbery. (Source: Pima County Sheriff's Department)
    Three suspects in Quik Mart robbery. (Source: Pima County Sheriff's Department)Three suspects in Quik Mart robbery. (Source: Pima County Sheriff's Department)

    The Pima County Sheriff's Department is asking for the public's help locating three suspects in the robbery of a Quik Mart on the west side. The three suspects are described as teens from 15 to 17 years of age, all 5-foot-7 to 5-foot-9 with slender builds. Two are Hispanic, one with black bowl cut hair and brown eyes, the third is white with brown hair.  

    The Pima County Sheriff's Department is asking for the public's help locating three suspects in the robbery of a Quik Mart on the west side. The three suspects are described as teens from 15 to 17 years of age, all 5-foot-7 to 5-foot-9 with slender builds. Two are Hispanic, one with black bowl cut hair and brown eyes, the third is white with brown hair.  

  • State of emergency declared for Mammoth after storm damage

    State of emergency declared for Mammoth after storm damage

    Monday, August 13 2018 7:09 PM EDT2018-08-13 23:09:36 GMT
    Storm damage in Mammoth, AZ (Source: Tucson News Now)Storm damage in Mammoth, AZ (Source: Tucson News Now)

    Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey has declared a state of emergency for Mammoth after monsoon rains damaged roadways and affected the small town's potable water system.

    Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey has declared a state of emergency for Mammoth after monsoon rains damaged roadways and affected the small town's potable water system.

  • Marana police investigating thefts from unsecured vehicles, open website for video submits

    Marana police investigating thefts from unsecured vehicles, open website for video submits

    Monday, August 13 2018 11:39 PM EDT2018-08-14 03:39:45 GMT

    Over the last few weeks the Marana Police Department has been investigating several thefts from vehicles that have occurred in the Gladden Farms community.  

    Over the last few weeks the Marana Police Department has been investigating several thefts from vehicles that have occurred in the Gladden Farms community.  

  • F-35A Environmental Impact Statement Scoping Comment Period to re-open

    F-35A Environmental Impact Statement Scoping Comment Period to re-open

    Monday, August 13 2018 9:20 PM EDT2018-08-14 01:20:31 GMT

    The U.S. Air Force is providing an additional 10 working days to submit scoping comments for the F-35A Environmental Impact Statement.  The USAF has provided the correct address below after being notified the initial address provided for submission of public scoping comments was incorrect.  

    The U.S. Air Force is providing an additional 10 working days to submit scoping comments for the F-35A Environmental Impact Statement.  The USAF has provided the correct address below after being notified the initial address provided for submission of public scoping comments was incorrect.  

  • Another busy weekend for CBP canines as more than $1 million in drugs discovered

    Another busy weekend for CBP canines as more than $1 million in drugs discovered

    Monday, August 13 2018 8:57 PM EDT2018-08-14 00:57:20 GMT
    Drugs discovered in three botched smuggling attempts at two AZ ports of entry. (Source: U.S. Customs and Border Protection)Drugs discovered in three botched smuggling attempts at two AZ ports of entry. (Source: U.S. Customs and Border Protection)
    Drugs discovered in three botched smuggling attempts at two AZ ports of entry. (Source: U.S. Customs and Border Protection)Drugs discovered in three botched smuggling attempts at two AZ ports of entry. (Source: U.S. Customs and Border Protection)

    It was a busy weekend for U.S. Customs and Border Protection canines at the Port of Nogales and the Port of San Luis as more than $1 million in hard drugs were sniffed out. 

    It was a busy weekend for U.S. Customs and Border Protection canines at the Port of Nogales and the Port of San Luis as more than $1 million in hard drugs were sniffed out. 

  • Monsoon storms means uptick in mosquitoes

    Monsoon storms means uptick in mosquitoes

    Monday, August 13 2018 8:28 PM EDT2018-08-14 00:28:04 GMT
    With the Monsoon rains come mosquitoes, which can spread disease all across southern Arizona. (Source: Tucson News Now)With the Monsoon rains come mosquitoes, which can spread disease all across southern Arizona. (Source: Tucson News Now)
    With the Monsoon rains come mosquitoes, which can spread disease all across southern Arizona. (Source: Tucson News Now)With the Monsoon rains come mosquitoes, which can spread disease all across southern Arizona. (Source: Tucson News Now)

    An increase in monsoon storms means mosquitoes are becoming more active. Homeowner Vanesa Hartley said she doesn't have any issues with the pests because she takes extra precautions around her home. 

    An increase in monsoon storms means mosquitoes are becoming more active. Homeowner Vanesa Hartley said she doesn't have any issues with the pests because she takes extra precautions around her home. 

  • Local business saves up to help late worker's daughter

    Local business saves up to help late worker's daughter

    Monday, August 13 2018 8:02 PM EDT2018-08-14 00:02:32 GMT
    Owner, employees honor their late coworker on her birthday.  Source:  Tucson News Now.Owner, employees honor their late coworker on her birthday. Source: Tucson News Now.
    Owner, employees honor their late coworker on her birthday.  Source:  Tucson News Now.Owner, employees honor their late coworker on her birthday. Source: Tucson News Now.

    It's more than serving a sweet treat on a hot day for a local business.  On August 13, the sales are special at the Dairy Queen on Fourth Avenue.   "She was more than a coworker, she was a friend," said owner Bruce Hungate. Lissette Chittenden is remembered with a smile.  

    It's more than serving a sweet treat on a hot day for a local business.  On August 13, the sales are special at the Dairy Queen on Fourth Avenue.   "She was more than a coworker, she was a friend," said owner Bruce Hungate. Lissette Chittenden is remembered with a smile.  

  • Family wants justice in southern AZ homicide

    Family wants justice in southern AZ homicide

    Monday, August 13 2018 7:29 PM EDT2018-08-13 23:29:50 GMT
    (Source: Tucson News Now)(Source: Tucson News Now)
    (Source: Tucson News Now)(Source: Tucson News Now)

    More than half a dozen trips to Santa Cruz County Superior Court for the family of Francisco Gonzalez have been painful, but the latest development in the case of their son's death has them more hopeful for justice. 

    More than half a dozen trips to Santa Cruz County Superior Court for the family of Francisco Gonzalez have been painful, but the latest development in the case of their son's death has them more hopeful for justice. 

  • Late night service for the streetcar returns

    Late night service for the streetcar returns

    Monday, August 13 2018 6:32 PM EDT2018-08-13 22:32:51 GMT
    Sun Link streetcar (Source: Tucson News Now)Sun Link streetcar (Source: Tucson News Now)
    Sun Link streetcar (Source: Tucson News Now)Sun Link streetcar (Source: Tucson News Now)

    Beginning Thursday, Aug. 16 and lasting through Saturday, Dec. 15, the Sun Link streetcar is offering late-night service on Thursday, Friday and Saturday nights until 2 AM.  

    Beginning Thursday, Aug. 16 and lasting through Saturday, Dec. 15, the Sun Link streetcar is offering late-night service on Thursday, Friday and Saturday nights until 2 AM.  

  • Police ask public to help find missing endangered Chandler man

    Police ask public to help find missing endangered Chandler man

    Monday, August 13 2018 3:18 PM EDT2018-08-13 19:18:54 GMT
    Dalyn Moore (Source: Arizona Department of Public Safety)Dalyn Moore (Source: Arizona Department of Public Safety)
    Dalyn Moore (Source: Arizona Department of Public Safety)Dalyn Moore (Source: Arizona Department of Public Safety)

    According to the Arizona Department of Public Safety, 57-year-old Dalyn Moore is described as black, 6-feet tall, about 270 pounds. He is bald and was last seen wearing a white shirt and black slacks. He was last seen in his black Cadillac with AZ license CNA1545.

    According to the Arizona Department of Public Safety, 57-year-old Dalyn Moore is described as black, 6-feet tall, about 270 pounds. He is bald and was last seen wearing a white shirt and black slacks. He was last seen in his black Cadillac with AZ license CNA1545.

  • Eegee's and Brushfire BBQ headline list of new food vendors at AZ Stadium

    Eegee's and Brushfire BBQ headline list of new food vendors at AZ Stadium

    Monday, August 13 2018 12:38 PM EDT2018-08-13 16:38:33 GMT
    Today the University of Arizona announced the addition of several new local food and beverage vendors for the upcoming Arizona Football season. Wildcat fans will now be able to enjoy an eegee's frozen drink, a delicious treat generations of Tucsonans have grown up with at events at Arizona Stadium, McKale Center, and Hillenbrand Memorial Stadium. Epic Café was also announced as a new food vendor for those three Arizona Athletics venues. Epic Café represents the sandwich...
    Today the University of Arizona announced the addition of several new local food and beverage vendors for the upcoming Arizona Football season. Wildcat fans will now be able to enjoy an eegee's frozen drink, a delicious treat generations of Tucsonans have grown up with at events at Arizona Stadium, McKale Center, and Hillenbrand Memorial Stadium. Epic Café was also announced as a new food vendor for those three Arizona Athletics venues. Epic Café represents the sandwich...
  • Pima County road closures

    Pima County road closures

    Monday, September 15 2014 6:33 PM EDT2014-09-15 22:33:20 GMT
    Monday, August 13 2018 11:44 AM EDT2018-08-13 15:44:03 GMT
    (Source: Twitter)(Source: Twitter)

    Pima County road conditions as of 8:30 a.m. Monday, Aug. 13.

    Pima County road conditions as of 8:30 a.m. Monday, Aug. 13.

  • UPDATE: Authorities identify man killed in flooded wash

    UPDATE: Authorities identify man killed in flooded wash

    Monday, August 13 2018 11:14 AM EDT2018-08-13 15:14:39 GMT
    (Source: KOLD News 13)(Source: KOLD News 13)

    The water swept the car about a half-mile downstream from where the man tried to cross on Old Nogales Highway.

    The water swept the car about a half-mile downstream from where the man tried to cross on Old Nogales Highway.

  • Construction at U of A: What's finished, what will continue

    Construction at U of A: What's finished, what will continue

    Monday, August 13 2018 10:38 AM EDT2018-08-13 14:38:12 GMT
    (Source: KOLD News 13)(Source: KOLD News 13)
    (Source: KOLD News 13)(Source: KOLD News 13)

    During the summer break the U of A has been working on projects that have a higher impact, the university says, and projects that are smaller.

    During the summer break the U of A has been working on projects that have a higher impact, the university says, and projects that are smaller.

  • Two people shot near Mansfield Park in Tucson

    Two people shot near Mansfield Park in Tucson

    Monday, August 13 2018 9:53 AM EDT2018-08-13 13:53:38 GMT
    Two people were seriously hurt in the shooting Saturday (Source: Google Maps).Two people were seriously hurt in the shooting Saturday (Source: Google Maps).

    Two people were hurt in a drive-by shooting near Mansfield Park in midtown Tucson, according to Tucson Police Department spokesman Sgt. Pete Dugan. He said officers responded to a 911 call just before 6 p.m.

    Two people were hurt in a drive-by shooting near Mansfield Park in midtown Tucson, according to Tucson Police Department spokesman Sgt. Pete Dugan. He said officers responded to a 911 call just before 6 p.m.

  • Sun Tran rolls out new routes, schedules, fare options

    Sun Tran rolls out new routes, schedules, fare options

    Monday, August 13 2018 12:19 AM EDT2018-08-13 04:19:20 GMT

    Starting Sunday, August 12, new transit schedules go into effect for multiple Sun Tran, Sun Express, and Sun Shuttle routes. In a news release, Sun Tran officials said passengers can find updated schedule and route information online or with Sun Tran’s new Route Schedule booklets, available on vehicles and at approximately 300 locations throughout Tucson.

    Starting Sunday, August 12, new transit schedules go into effect for multiple Sun Tran, Sun Express, and Sun Shuttle routes. In a news release, Sun Tran officials said passengers can find updated schedule and route information online or with Sun Tran’s new Route Schedule booklets, available on vehicles and...

  • CAUGHT ON CAM: Attempted car break-ins on NW side

    CAUGHT ON CAM: Attempted car break-ins on NW side

    Sunday, August 12 2018 8:19 PM EDT2018-08-13 00:19:44 GMT
    (Source: Betty Hack)(Source: Betty Hack)
    (Source: Betty Hack)(Source: Betty Hack)

    A Northwest side neighborhood is getting a lot of attention from thieves.

    A Northwest side neighborhood is getting a lot of attention from thieves.

  • Feds: Man living in Tucson was member of terrorist group

    Feds: Man living in Tucson was member of terrorist group

    Saturday, August 11 2018 9:20 PM EDT2018-08-12 01:20:59 GMT
    (Source: Raycom Media)(Source: Raycom Media)

    An Ethiopian man living in Tucson was a member of a terrorist group, federal authorities said.

    An Ethiopian man living in Tucson was a member of a terrorist group, federal authorities said.

  • Crews to search Chiricahua Mountains after discovery of possible human bones

    Crews to search Chiricahua Mountains after discovery of possible human bones

    Saturday, August 11 2018 7:57 PM EDT2018-08-11 23:57:17 GMT
    (Source: National Park Service)(Source: National Park Service)

    The Cochise County Sheriff's Office will begin searching the Chiricahua Mountains after the discovery of what is believed to be human bones. Carol Capas, Public Information Officer for the Cochise County Sheriff's Office, said officials were advised of what appeared to be a human bone found in the Rustler Park area early last week.

    The Cochise County Sheriff's Office will begin searching the Chiricahua Mountains after the discovery of what is believed to be human bones. Carol Capas, Public Information Officer for the Cochise County Sheriff's Office, said officials were advised of what appeared to be a human bone found in the Rustler Park area early last week.

  • UPDATE: Catalina State Park back open after flooding

    UPDATE: Catalina State Park back open after flooding

    Saturday, August 11 2018 6:33 PM EDT2018-08-11 22:33:30 GMT

    Catalina State Park is open again after Arizona State Parks tweeted Saturday morning that the park was closed due to flooding.

    Catalina State Park is open again after Arizona State Parks tweeted Saturday morning that the park was closed due to flooding.

  • breaking

    AMBER Alert canceled for Lake Havasu City toddler, found safe in California

    AMBER Alert canceled for Lake Havasu City toddler, found safe in California

    Saturday, August 11 2018 3:32 PM EDT2018-08-11 19:32:53 GMT
    1-year-old Joanne Mclaskey,1-year-old Joanne Mclaskey,

    The suspect and toddler were found safe in California, the suspect is in custody.

    The suspect and toddler were found safe in California, the suspect is in custody.

  • UPDATE: 29th Street reopened after earlier crash

    UPDATE: 29th Street reopened after earlier crash

    Saturday, August 11 2018 1:32 AM EDT2018-08-11 05:32:50 GMT
    Crash involving a motorcycle and another vehicle. (Source: Tucson Police Department)Crash involving a motorcycle and another vehicle. (Source: Tucson Police Department)

    29th Street back open after motorcycle crash, according to the Tucson Police Department.

    29th Street back open after motorcycle crash, according to the Tucson Police Department.

  • Ina Road traffic shift west of I-10 set for next week

    Ina Road traffic shift west of I-10 set for next week

    Saturday, August 11 2018 1:19 AM EDT2018-08-11 05:19:17 GMT
    (Source: Arizona Department of Transportation)(Source: Arizona Department of Transportation)
    (Source: Arizona Department of Transportation)(Source: Arizona Department of Transportation)

    Drivers should expect a new traffic configuration on Ina Road between Interstate 10 and Starcommerce Way starting Monday, Aug. 13. Traffic on westbound Ina Road is set to shift to the north side of the new divided roadway. 

    Drivers should expect a new traffic configuration on Ina Road between Interstate 10 and Starcommerce Way starting Monday, Aug. 13. Traffic on westbound Ina Road is set to shift to the north side of the new divided roadway. 

  • UPDATE: Woman hit by car on Tucson's south side in July has died

    UPDATE: Woman hit by car on Tucson's south side in July has died

    Friday, August 10 2018 11:25 PM EDT2018-08-11 03:25:43 GMT
    The driver of the vehicle stayed at the scene of the crash (Source: Tucson News Now).The driver of the vehicle stayed at the scene of the crash (Source: Tucson News Now).
    The driver of the vehicle stayed at the scene of the crash (Source: Tucson News Now).The driver of the vehicle stayed at the scene of the crash (Source: Tucson News Now).

    The Tucson Police Department is reporting that a woman, identified as 44-year-old Meghan A. Berritto has died from injuries she received after being hit by a vehicle in a south side neighborhood last month.

    The Tucson Police Department is reporting that a woman, identified as 44-year-old Meghan A. Berritto has died from injuries she received after being hit by a vehicle in a south side neighborhood last month.

  • Tucson teen goes viral for helping old woman walk to her car

    Tucson teen goes viral for helping old woman walk to her car

    Friday, August 10 2018 9:21 PM EDT2018-08-11 01:21:32 GMT

    "She wouldn’t have thought she would make it to her car. If anyone is in trouble or in the need, I’d come in the way and help," Dashawn Butler explained to Tucson News Now. Butler’s act of kindness has taken the world by storm. 

    "She wouldn’t have thought she would make it to her car. If anyone is in trouble or in the need, I’d come in the way and help," Dashawn Butler explained to Tucson News Now. Butler’s act of kindness has taken the world by storm. 

  • Cleaning up DeAnza Park - what's next for people who stay there

    Cleaning up DeAnza Park - what's next for people who stay there

    Friday, August 10 2018 9:10 PM EDT2018-08-11 01:10:58 GMT

    The City of Tucson and Tucson Police Department have unveiled a five step plan to rid the De Anza City Park at Stone and Speedway of the homeless in order to make it family friendly again. In a meeting with residents in the West University Neighborhood, TPD told them it will be completed by the end of the year.

    The City of Tucson and Tucson Police Department have unveiled a five step plan to rid the De Anza City Park at Stone and Speedway of the homeless in order to make it family friendly again. In a meeting with residents in the West University Neighborhood, TPD told them it will be completed by the end of the year.

  • UPDATE: Woman found dead in wash identified

    UPDATE: Woman found dead in wash identified

    Friday, August 10 2018 8:28 PM EDT2018-08-11 00:28:47 GMT
    The Tucson Police Department said the body of Alane Reyes, 34, was located in a midtown wash on Wednesday, Aug. 8. (Source: Reyes Family)The Tucson Police Department said the body of Alane Reyes, 34, was located in a midtown wash on Wednesday, Aug. 8. (Source: Reyes Family)

    The woman found dead in a wash earlier this week had been identified as 34-year-old Alane Reyes.

    The woman found dead in a wash earlier this week had been identified as 34-year-old Alane Reyes.

  • Ft. Huachuca to burn slash piles in Middle, Upper Garden Canyons next week

    Ft. Huachuca to burn slash piles in Middle, Upper Garden Canyons next week

    Friday, August 10 2018 7:00 PM EDT2018-08-10 23:00:41 GMT
    (Source: U.S. Army, Fort Huachuca)(Source: U.S. Army, Fort Huachuca)

    Those in and around Ft. Huachuca may notice smoke in the air next week Aug. 13 to 17, but not to worry it's supposed to be there, as the fort burns slash piles.  

    Those in and around Ft. Huachuca may notice smoke in the air next week Aug. 13 to 17, but not to worry it's supposed to be there, as the fort burns slash piles.  

  • Teacher spending out of pocket still high despite national movements

    Teacher spending out of pocket still high despite national movements

    Friday, August 10 2018 5:47 PM EDT2018-08-10 21:47:29 GMT
    (Source: Tucson News Now)(Source: Tucson News Now)

    A new report by the national non-profit Adopt a Classroom said teacher spending out of pocket is up 23% since 2015.

    A new report by the national non-profit Adopt a Classroom said teacher spending out of pocket is up 23% since 2015.

  • PACC needs immediate fosters for a dozen dogs recovering from distemper

    PACC needs immediate fosters for a dozen dogs recovering from distemper

    Friday, August 10 2018 5:41 PM EDT2018-08-10 21:41:59 GMT
    One of the dogs in need of fostering (Source: Pima Animal Care Center)One of the dogs in need of fostering (Source: Pima Animal Care Center)
    One of the dogs in need of fostering (Source: Pima Animal Care Center)One of the dogs in need of fostering (Source: Pima Animal Care Center)

    Pima Animal Care Center has a dozen dogs in need a place to stay while they can recover from distemper, a potentially deadly disease that can cause pneumonia if left untreated. 

    Pima Animal Care Center has a dozen dogs in need a place to stay while they can recover from distemper, a potentially deadly disease that can cause pneumonia if left untreated. 

  • Vail parent wants to start campus watch group to help with school safety

    Vail parent wants to start campus watch group to help with school safety

    Friday, August 10 2018 4:02 PM EDT2018-08-10 20:02:18 GMT
    Michael McDermott (Source: KOLD News 13)Michael McDermott (Source: KOLD News 13)

    Michael McDermott says he wants to form a parent watch group at his son's high school in Vail.

    Michael McDermott says he wants to form a parent watch group at his son's high school in Vail.

  • JCPenney opening 500 baby stores in wake of Babies R Us closure

    JCPenney opening 500 baby stores in wake of Babies R Us closure

    Friday, August 10 2018 3:56 PM EDT2018-08-10 19:56:30 GMT
    JCPenney is launching 500 baby shops across the country on Aug. 30. All three Tucson locations will be included in the rollout. (Source: JCPenney)JCPenney is launching 500 baby shops across the country on Aug. 30. All three Tucson locations will be included in the rollout. (Source: JCPenney)

    JCPenney said it will start selling numerous baby items at all three of its Tucson-area stores by Aug. 30.

    JCPenney said it will start selling numerous baby items at all three of its Tucson-area stores by Aug. 30.

  • TPD, city to clear out De Anza Park

    TPD, city to clear out De Anza Park

    Friday, August 10 2018 11:25 AM EDT2018-08-10 15:25:31 GMT
    Glass bottles, lighters and trash fill the public park off Stone and Speedway.  Source:  Tucson News Now.Glass bottles, lighters and trash fill the public park off Stone and Speedway. Source: Tucson News Now.

    Drugs, dangerous behavior and downright dirty conditions. That's how residents around De Anza Park off Stone Avenue and Speedway Boulevard described the public park.   

    Drugs, dangerous behavior and downright dirty conditions. That's how residents around De Anza Park off Stone Avenue and Speedway Boulevard described the public park.   

  • As heat-related deaths drop, rescuers say don’t let your guard down

    As heat-related deaths drop, rescuers say don’t let your guard down

    Friday, August 10 2018 11:18 AM EDT2018-08-10 15:18:56 GMT
    We’re not trying to scare people from hiking but just telling them this is what the conditions are," Dale Mann of SARA said. (Source: KOLD News 13)We’re not trying to scare people from hiking but just telling them this is what the conditions are," Dale Mann of SARA said. (Source: KOLD News 13)
    Dale Mann (Source: KOLD News 13)Dale Mann (Source: KOLD News 13)

    The Medical Examiner’s Office has recorded 11 deaths compared to 17 during the same time frame last year.

    The Medical Examiner’s Office has recorded 11 deaths compared to 17 during the same time frame last year.

  • Police remove unruly passenger after flight diverted by weather to Tucson

    Police remove unruly passenger after flight diverted by weather to Tucson

    Friday, August 10 2018 10:49 AM EDT2018-08-10 14:49:22 GMT
    (Source: Flickr/Tomas Del Coro)(Source: Flickr/Tomas Del Coro)
    (Source: Flickr/Tomas Del Coro)(Source: Flickr/Tomas Del Coro)

    A United Airlines flight from Los Angeles to Phoenix was diverted to Tucson because of weather around 1 a.m. on Friday, Aug. 10.

    A United Airlines flight from Los Angeles to Phoenix was diverted to Tucson because of weather around 1 a.m. on Friday, Aug. 10.

  • Woman rescued from car stuck in wash west of Tucson

    Woman rescued from car stuck in wash west of Tucson

    Friday, August 10 2018 8:58 AM EDT2018-08-10 12:58:12 GMT
    (Source: Avra Valley Fire District)(Source: Avra Valley Fire District)

    According to a spokesman from the Avra Valley Fire District, rescuers found the woman in her 50s standing on the vehicle near West Manville and North Reservation roads. 

    According to a spokesman from the Avra Valley Fire District, rescuers found the woman in her 50s standing on the vehicle near West Manville and North Reservation roads. 

  • ONLY ON KOLD: After the crash

    ONLY ON KOLD: After the crash

    Thursday, August 9 2018 9:03 PM EDT2018-08-10 01:03:20 GMT

    She's a bubbly girl, who loves to read and listen to music, and dreams of becoming a massage therapist. The future of her life changed course the night of November 6, 2013.

    She's a bubbly girl, who loves to read and listen to music, and dreams of becoming a massage therapist. The future of her life changed course the night of November 6, 2013.

  • SILVER ALERT: Help find missing Tucson man

    SILVER ALERT: Help find missing Tucson man

    Thursday, August 9 2018 11:07 PM EDT2018-08-10 03:07:14 GMT
    Robert Crubaugh. (Source: Pima County Sheriff's Department)Robert Crubaugh. (Source: Pima County Sheriff's Department)

    Robert Crubaugh is described as white, 5-foot-11, 200 pounds with white hair and brown eyes. He was last seen wearing a blue shirt, blue pants and red, white and blue suspenders.  He also uses a walker.  

    Robert Crubaugh is described as white, 5-foot-11, 200 pounds with white hair and brown eyes. He was last seen wearing a blue shirt, blue pants and red, white and blue suspenders.  He also uses a walker.  

  • Tucson one step closer to having an arena football team

    Tucson one step closer to having an arena football team

    Thursday, August 9 2018 9:50 PM EDT2018-08-10 01:50:32 GMT

    It's all but certain Tucson will have an indoor football team playing its first season at the Tucson Convention Center in March, 2019. The terms of the deal were approved by the Tucson City Council following on the heels of an agreement already approved by the owner of the TCC, Rio Nuevo. 

    It's all but certain Tucson will have an indoor football team playing its first season at the Tucson Convention Center in March, 2019. The terms of the deal were approved by the Tucson City Council following on the heels of an agreement already approved by the owner of the TCC, Rio Nuevo. 

  • Former ASU and NFL star from Nogales hit by SCC Deputy

    Former ASU and NFL star from Nogales hit by SCC Deputy

    Thursday, August 9 2018 9:29 PM EDT2018-08-10 01:29:23 GMT

    Danny Villa had been riding his bike in Rio Rico near Ruby Road and Via Frontera on Sunday just after 5 a.m. when, according to the Santa Cruz County Sheriff's Office, one of their deputies in his patrol car hit Villa while he was on his bike.

    Danny Villa had been riding his bike in Rio Rico near Ruby Road and Via Frontera on Sunday just after 5 a.m. when, according to the Santa Cruz County Sheriff's Office, one of their deputies in his patrol car hit Villa while he was on his bike.

  • Carla Provost is named Border Patrol's first female chief

    Carla Provost is named Border Patrol's first female chief

    Thursday, August 9 2018 8:43 PM EDT2018-08-10 00:43:35 GMT
    Thursday, August 9 2018 8:45 PM EDT2018-08-10 00:45:35 GMT
    Carla Provost (Source: U.S. Customs and Border Protection)Carla Provost (Source: U.S. Customs and Border Protection)

    Carla Provost is named the U.S. Border Patrol's first female chief in its 94-year-history.

    Carla Provost is named the U.S. Border Patrol's first female chief in its 94-year-history.

  • Chandler man facing charges for luring a minor after being caught by PCSO online sting

    Chandler man facing charges for luring a minor after being caught by PCSO online sting

    Thursday, August 9 2018 7:21 PM EDT2018-08-09 23:21:45 GMT
    31-year-old Miles Valencia (Source: Pinal County Sheriff's Office)31-year-old Miles Valencia (Source: Pinal County Sheriff's Office)
    31-year-old Miles Valencia (Source: Pinal County Sheriff's Office)31-year-old Miles Valencia (Source: Pinal County Sheriff's Office)

    The Pinal County Sheriff’s Office arrested 31-year-old Miles Valencia of Chandler after he drove to Pinal County, near Florence Thursday morning to engage in inappropriate sexual acts with, who he believed to be, a 14-year-old female. 

    The Pinal County Sheriff’s Office arrested 31-year-old Miles Valencia of Chandler after he drove to Pinal County, near Florence Thursday morning to engage in inappropriate sexual acts with, who he believed to be, a 14-year-old female. 

  • Barking dog, not a smoke detector helped get resident out of home during fire

    Barking dog, not a smoke detector helped get resident out of home during fire

    Thursday, August 9 2018 6:31 PM EDT2018-08-09 22:31:09 GMT
    Fire damage to garage (Source: Tucson Fire Department)Fire damage to garage (Source: Tucson Fire Department)
    Fire damage to garage (Source: Tucson Fire Department)Fire damage to garage (Source: Tucson Fire Department)

    A resident can thank their barking dog for waking them up to the fact there was a fire burning near their home.   According to a release from the Tucson Fire Department around 11 a.m. Thursday, crews responded to a fire in a garage at a home in the 4600 block of East 10th Street, near Broadway and Swan. 

    A resident can thank their barking dog for waking them up to the fact there was a fire burning near their home.   According to a release from the Tucson Fire Department around 11 a.m. Thursday, crews responded to a fire in a garage at a home in the 4600 block of East 10th Street, near Broadway and Swan. 

  • Yuma Sector Border Patrol Agents arrest convicted rapist for second time in five months

    Yuma Sector Border Patrol Agents arrest convicted rapist for second time in five months

    Thursday, August 9 2018 6:10 PM EDT2018-08-09 22:10:03 GMT
    57-year-old Manuel Araujo-Dominguez (Source: U.S. Customs and Border Protection)57-year-old Manuel Araujo-Dominguez (Source: U.S. Customs and Border Protection)
    57-year-old Manuel Araujo-Dominguez (Source: U.S. Customs and Border Protection)57-year-old Manuel Araujo-Dominguez (Source: U.S. Customs and Border Protection)

    Yuma Sector Border Patrol agents patrolling along the Colorado River arrested a convicted rapist for the second time this year, as he illegally entered the United States again on Sunday, August 4. 

    Yuma Sector Border Patrol agents patrolling along the Colorado River arrested a convicted rapist for the second time this year, as he illegally entered the United States again on Sunday, August 4. 

  • Tucson Fuddruckers closes permanently

    Tucson Fuddruckers closes permanently

    Thursday, August 9 2018 2:48 PM EDT2018-08-09 18:48:37 GMT
    Another classic Tucson eatery is closing its doors. Fuddruckers closed its Speedway location on Wednesday after serving the Tucson area for decades. According to Tucson Foodie, a small sign was posted on the restaurant's front doors saying, "Thank you Tucson for your support for many years. We will be closing permanently on August 8, 2018 at 3 p.m.." The popular hangout was picked by the Tucson Weekly as one of the best burger establishments in Tucson several times. The ...
    Another classic Tucson eatery is closing its doors. Fuddruckers closed its Speedway location on Wednesday after serving the Tucson area for decades. According to Tucson Foodie, a small sign was posted on the restaurant's front doors saying, "Thank you Tucson for your support for many years. We will be closing permanently on August 8, 2018 at 3 p.m.." The popular hangout was picked by the Tucson Weekly as one of the best burger establishments in Tucson several times. The ...
  • Catalina Foothills School District starts school year with new sports medicine program for students

    Catalina Foothills School District starts school year with new sports medicine program for students

    Thursday, August 9 2018 2:35 PM EDT2018-08-09 18:35:27 GMT
    (Source: KOLD News 13)(Source: KOLD News 13)

    It's been a busy summer in the Catalina Foothills School District, which has been preparing new programs for students all based around fields in which the students have expressed interest.

    It's been a busy summer in the Catalina Foothills School District, which has been preparing new programs for students all based around fields in which the students have expressed interest.

  • Tucson City Council to draft ordinance to raise smoking age to 21

    Tucson City Council to draft ordinance to raise smoking age to 21

    Thursday, August 9 2018 12:23 PM EDT2018-08-09 16:23:12 GMT

    The city would join about 350 other cities across the country which have already done so just in the past few years. It would include all tobacco products as well as vaping products, which have become popular among teens, as well.

    The city would join about 350 other cities across the country which have already done so just in the past few years. It would include all tobacco products as well as vaping products, which have become popular among teens, as well.

  • Amphi students return to the classroom

    Amphi students return to the classroom

    Thursday, August 9 2018 9:39 AM EDT2018-08-09 13:39:03 GMT
    (Source: KOLD News 13)(Source: KOLD News 13)
    (Source: KOLD News 13)(Source: KOLD News 13)

    Amphitheater Public Schools representatives say students will be greeted by a new math curriculum this year. The curriculum will be implemented from kindergarten to high school.

    Amphitheater Public Schools representatives say students will be greeted by a new math curriculum this year. The curriculum will be implemented from kindergarten to high school.

  • PCSD looking for suspect going into apartments

    PCSD looking for suspect going into apartments

    Wednesday, August 8 2018 9:36 PM EDT2018-08-09 01:36:36 GMT

    Pima County Sheriff's Department says, around 230 Tuesday morning. They were called to the Mission Palms Apartment Complex near Orange Grove and Oracle. 

    Pima County Sheriff's Department says, around 230 Tuesday morning. They were called to the Mission Palms Apartment Complex near Orange Grove and Oracle. 

  • El Charro owners donate stolen money to Hospitality Helps

    El Charro owners donate stolen money to Hospitality Helps

    Wednesday, August 8 2018 8:39 PM EDT2018-08-09 00:39:22 GMT
    (Source: Ray Flores/Facebook)(Source: Ray Flores/Facebook)
    (Source: Ray Flores/Facebook)(Source: Ray Flores/Facebook)

    After a woman anonymously returned money with interest that she stole several years ago from El Charro downtown, the restaurant's president Ray Flores said he hadn't stopped thinking about her.

    After a woman anonymously returned money with interest that she stole several years ago from El Charro downtown, the restaurant's president Ray Flores said he hadn't stopped thinking about her.

  • BREAKING

    Tucson attorney, assistant facing host of federal charges

    Tucson attorney, assistant facing host of federal charges

    Wednesday, August 8 2018 8:27 PM EDT2018-08-09 00:27:53 GMT
    Tucson attorney Rafael F. Gallego has been indicted on several federal charges. (Source: Tucson News Now)Tucson attorney Rafael F. Gallego has been indicted on several federal charges. (Source: Tucson News Now)

    A Tucson attorney and his assistant were arrested Wednesday, Aug. 8 on a host of federal charges.

    A Tucson attorney and his assistant were arrested Wednesday, Aug. 8 on a host of federal charges.

  • Arizona Sonora Desert Museum volunteers reflect on 10,000 hours of service

    Arizona Sonora Desert Museum volunteers reflect on 10,000 hours of service

    Wednesday, August 8 2018 7:35 PM EDT2018-08-08 23:35:25 GMT
    (Source: Tucson News Now)(Source: Tucson News Now)

    Volunteering is always rewarding, but few people have been able to leave their mark on a Tucson mainstay like Abe and Norma Lakau have at the Sonoran Desert Museum.  The couple have been volunteering at the museum since 1987 and 1991, respectively. 

    Volunteering is always rewarding, but few people have been able to leave their mark on a Tucson mainstay like Abe and Norma Lakau have at the Sonoran Desert Museum.  The couple have been volunteering at the museum since 1987 and 1991, respectively. 

  • Gas pipeline improvement project closes Glenn Street from Swan Road to Torino Ave

    Gas pipeline improvement project closes Glenn Street from Swan Road to Torino Ave

    Wednesday, August 8 2018 5:25 PM EDT2018-08-08 21:25:04 GMT
    Road closed for gas pipeline work (Source: Google Maps)Road closed for gas pipeline work (Source: Google Maps)

    Message boards will be in place to inform motorists of detours. The road closure and detours will be in place for one week. 

    Message boards will be in place to inform motorists of detours. The road closure and detours will be in place for one week. 

  • PCSD holding fund raising event at Baskin-Robbins

    PCSD holding fund raising event at Baskin-Robbins

    Wednesday, August 8 2018 4:53 PM EDT2018-08-08 20:53:49 GMT

    The Pima County Sheriff's Department and their canine companions are gathering at local Baskin-Robbins locations on Wednesday night for a special cause. Deputies will be scooping ice cream and donating 20% of the day's sales to the Special Olympics.  Anyone from the community can stop by and say hello to deputies, corrections officers, the Therapy Canine Team, and McGruff the Crime Dog. 

    The Pima County Sheriff's Department and their canine companions are gathering at local Baskin-Robbins locations on Wednesday night for a special cause. Deputies will be scooping ice cream and donating 20% of the day's sales to the Special Olympics.  Anyone from the community can stop by and say hello to deputies, corrections officers, the Therapy Canine Team, and McGruff the Crime Dog. 

  • Back to school 2018 a big day for Nogales school principal

    Back to school 2018 a big day for Nogales school principal

    Wednesday, August 8 2018 9:32 AM EDT2018-08-08 13:32:00 GMT

    It's a big year for one person in the Nogales Unified School District, and he's not a student. Paul Carlson is the new principal at Lincoln Elementary School.

    It's a big year for one person in the Nogales Unified School District, and he's not a student. Paul Carlson is the new principal at Lincoln Elementary School.

  • Avoid post-storm damage scams this monsoon

    Avoid post-storm damage scams this monsoon

    Wednesday, August 8 2018 9:20 AM EDT2018-08-08 13:20:58 GMT
    (Source: KOLD News 13)(Source: KOLD News 13)
    (Source: KOLD News 13)(Source: KOLD News 13)

    The BBB urges residents to be extra careful with people who claim to be contractors, especially if they're going door-to-door.

    The BBB urges residents to be extra careful with people who claim to be contractors, especially if they're going door-to-door.

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