Stella Tucker, Tohono O’odham Keeper of Saguaro Fruit Harvest, Dies at 71

County libraries to offer Wi-Fi hotspot lending program

J.O. Combs Unified School District January Students of the Month

Tucson Association of REALTORS Soccer Shootout taking place this weekend

Changes likely to be made in campus sex assault cases

River of liquid chocolate spills near AZ highway after truck crash

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Aerospace Parkway/ Nogales Highway to conduct electrical construction

Tucson shredding event happening Sat. Feb. 23

Winning Powerball ticket sold in Tucson, did you win?

Canoa Ranch to premier the first “Country Markets”

Tucson student aims to make school safer with focus on mental health

Overnight restrictions to remove asphalt on stretch of eastbound I-10

Sections of Grand Canyon back open thanks to recreational fees

Thanks to funds from recreation fees the South Rim and Desert View entrance stations have been reopened.

Sahuarita police looking for suspects in vandalism case

According to a Sahuarita Police Department news release, at 3:49 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 12 officers were responding to the report of a suspicious vehicle in the 100 block of West Calle Tierra Sandia.

Southern Arizonans graduate from U.S. Air Force boot camp in January

Airmen who complete basic training also earn four credits toward an associate in applied science degree through the Community College of the Air Force.

2018 Sahuarita Police Department Employee Awards

Tucson’s 8th Annual Fringe Festival

Tucson dance couple wins big at world championships

The Southern Arizona Transportation Museum hosting a bilingual reading of Short Train Stories

Historic train car moved in Maricopa County

Wastewater Department collects record-breaking amount of grease

Local cat shelter shares the love of cats with veterans from all walks of life

One of Arizona's oldest cat shelters, the Hermitage No-Kill Cat Shelter and Sanctuary, has teamed up with the Southern Arizona Veterans Administration Health Care System (SAVAHCS) to continue the 'Meows for Military' program for the third year in a row.

Sun Link late-night service returns

As students at the University of Arizona return, so does the late night service for the Sun Link streetcar.

UPDATE: Pima County jail escapee found dead in Mexico

The escapee was found dead in Mexico.

Sierra Vista Mayor’s Arts and Humanities Awards winners announced

A selection committee formed of members of the Arts and Humanities Commission determined the winners based on nominations received from the public.

Donate extra citrus during Super Citrus Saturdays

The public is asked to drop their excess citrus in January, February, and March.

Group uses goats to clear urban land in Tucson

Fifteen goats took care of weeds and overgrown brush among other things

Board of Supervisors agrees to early termination of City of Bisbee legal services

The two organizations currently have an Intergovernmental Agreement (IGA) for legal services until June 29, 2019, which the County had requested be renewed with an increase of five percent. The City of Bisbee currently pays $60,000 annually for 24-hour access to the County’s legal team.

Tucson says no to electric scooters a second time

Called “shared mobility devices”, the scooters are the rage in many cities but Tucson has decided to take it slowly.

Tucson Metro Chamber to host Gov. Ducey at 2019 State of the State

State of the State registration opens at 10:30 a.m.

Survivor of Jan. 8 shooting remembers the fateful day

"My brain didn’t know what was happening but my body knew..."

Volunteers work to keep Saguaro National Park clean

Volunteers are pitching in to clean the picnic areas and hiking trails at Saguaro National Park during the partial government shutdown.

Shot in the Dark Cafe closing

Gentrification and rent is what's forcing the cafe to close.

Northwest Healthcare adds nearly 600 jobs

The economic impact will be $567 million over the next five years.

Tucson fields closed

No information on when the fields will re-open.

House Fire on Prince and Houghton

The cause of the fire is thought to have occurred from a faulty electrical appliance

Upcoming job opportunities in southern Arizona: Lowe’s

Employment opportunities in southern Arizona

County coalition program aims to revitalize brownfield sites

Cochise County wants to hear from the public about its plans to start a program to breathe new life into regional brownfield sites.

Pima County grease collection for 2019

The grease will be collected and turned into bio diesel.

Southern AZ Girl Scouts ‘Bear Down Cookie Kick-Off’ marks beginning of cookie sales

Cookie sales for the Girl Scouts of Southern Arizona run from Saturday, Jan. 19 to Sunday, March 3.

ONLY ON KOLD: Tucson family fights to have loved one buried in historic cemetery

A battle over the burial of a loved one continues for a Tucson family.

Authorities looking for suspect in fatal hit-and-run crash

The pedestrian hit was pronounced dead on the scene.

Five birds, two javelinas illegally shot by BB gun owners

All wildlife effected were either found dead or euthanized.

UA Hockey Team to host Fifth Annual ‘Pink the Rink’

The public is invited to participate in the event as well, by purchasing a special jersey featuring the name of a loved one, to be worn by a Wildcat hockey player during the game.

Road to Mount Lemmon opens, packed with traffic

The traffic said it all on Thursday. It was good news for snow lovers on Mount Lemmon, eager to play in the powder after days of being closed.

Resolve to give blood with the Red Cross

Upcoming blood donation opportunities in southern Arizona.

TIME TO PLAY! Thousands head up Mount Lemmon to enjoy snowfall

Thousands of people headed up Mount Lemmon Thursday, Jan. 3 to enjoy the fresh snow.

Porsche caught fire on Craycroft and Sunrise

The fire did not extend to the home.

Pima County opens Agua Caliente Park for one-time fishing opportunity

The park is located at 12325 E. Roger Road

12 non-profits receive Trico Electric Cooperative POWER Grants

According to a recent news release Trico Electric awarded 12 groups that provide aid in its service areas, these grants are awarded twice a year for a total of $80,000 in grants per year.

New leadership program in Cochise County seeking applicants

The Cochise Leadership Academy offers participants the opportunity to develop key leadership skills and positively impact their local communities. The program is part of a multi-agency collaboration to improve healthy eating and active living to tackle the issues of diabetes and obesity.

Rep. Kirkpatrick to be sworn into Congress on Jan. 3rd

Rep. Kirkpatrick will be sworn into the 116th Congress.

ACTION DAY: Southern Arizona under hard freeze warning, rain on the way

The KOLD News 13 First Alert Weather Team has issued Action Days for Thursday, Jan. 3 and Sunday, Jan. 6.

PACC reminding that freezing temps are dangerous for animals not used to the cold

“If you’re cold, your pet is cold,” said PACC Director Kristen Auerbach, in a recent news release. “Pets in Tucson are acclimated to warmer temperatures which means below-freezing night temperatures can be deadly for pets left outside with no shelter.”

Second day of snow brings travel troubles, closures to southern Arizona

Snow is falling - and accumulating - in areas from Tucson to the east and south

Sugar Skulls getting ready to take to the turf in Tucson

“We’re selling the sizzle, as much as we are the football," said Sugar Skulls Executive Director Mike Feder.

Tucson ranks #83 on list of best cities for keeping New Year’s resolutions

Turns out it isn't easy to keep those New Year's resolutions in Tucson, according to WalletHub.

Humane Society of Southern Arizona December Pet of the Day

Looking for a new furry friend in time for the holidays? Here are a few available for adoption...

Homeless search for ways to survive freezing temperatures

There’s not enough room in Tucson to shelter all the homeless from the freezing temperatures, which are expected to last about a week.That means many of the 1,500 to 2,000 homeless will sleep in the cold. Some of them choose too do that though, rather than seek shelter.

SILVER ALERT: Jimmie E. Thomas missing in Phoenix

He is known to have been forgetful and experience signs of confusion.

UPDATE: Hard freeze warning issued for the Tucson area

The National Weather Service in Tucson has issued a hard freeze warning for this weekend.

New documentary featuring local non-profit premieres in Tucson

Founded by local radio show host and non-profit director, Dr. Deb Waterbury, the Reap What You Sew school held their 2nd graduation this past summer. In the two years since the school began, 17 out of 19 graduates have started their own businesses and been able to lift their families out of poverty.

Recycling Christmas takes some thought

Now that Christmas is passed, time to toss the boxes, wrapping paper, bows and ribbons that come with the holiday.And a good portion of America would like to recycle as much as possible. But what’s recyclable and what’s not?

Safe ride options, transit schedule for New Year’s Eve, beyond

Be safe on the road this holiday season.

Hardware stores busy ahead of freezing temps

Some of the popular items flying off the shelves are plant protectors and pipe insulation. Kramer says spending a few bucks now can save customers a lot down the road.

3rd Annual Arizona Bowl Downtown Block Party

Before the 2018 NOVA Home Loans Arizona Bowl there will be live music, beer, carnival rides and games, jumpstarting a weekend full of activities for visiting fans, bands, teams and locals.

UPDATE: 9-1-1 system back up in Cochise County

The Sheriff's department is working to get the phones bank on the line.

Refugees glean help for themselves, others by harvesting fruit

When refugees resettle in Tucson they can isolate themselves from the community because of the language and cultural barriers. Harvesting produce gets them out of their homes.

Stories of the year: Man convicted of murdering his step-daughter

Lelevier was found guilty and convicted in the murder of Jayden Glomb.

Pima County Justices plan to hold warrant resolution services on Dec. 27

Judges can help quash warrants, lift suspensions and reset court dates.

Tucson VA to host holiday train display

Everyone is invited to view the model train displays, there will be society members on hand to answer questions.

Salvation Army hosts 29th annual Christmas meal

More than 200 volunteers worked to put on the event.

Rural Metro Fire spreads Christmas cheer

The fire department was accompanied by Santa Clause.

Woman searches for thief who stole kid’s Christmas presents from porch

If anyone has any information on the identity of this woman please call 911.

Christmas in the Barrio celebrates 10 years of cheer in South Tucson

Santa smiled, the grill sizzled, and hundreds in South Tucson celebrated Christmas as a community. This Christmas Eve marks 10 years that Los Vatos Motorcycle Club has rallied volunteers to enjoy Christmas in the Barrio on South 6th Avenue.

TUSD suing state over unpaid state aid

TUSD is suing for 8 million dollars.

Four years later, Tucson family reunited with stolen dog

According to PACC staff, volunteer Charly Van Den Burgh found the Yorkshire Terrier running in the road. Van Den Burgh picked her up, brought her to the shelter to scan for a microchip, and made the crucial connection.

Problems with the pipeline

The investigation into the cause of the issue is underway.

AZ minimum wage increases to $11 on Jan. 1st

The change will bring the minimum wage to $11 per hour, up from about $8 before the mandate was passed.