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An interview with Pima County Attorney Barbara LaWall, the incumbent Democrat, along with Dustin Cox, a Democratic candidate for state Houe in LD9, talk show host Emil Franzi, and Mark Napier, a Republican candidate for Pima County sheriff. Read more»

Vinson Holck, a Republican candidate for sheriff, talk show host Emil Franzi, financial advisor Shelly Fishman, and Mark Koskiniemi, a Republican candidate in CD2. Read more»

Interviews with Gabriela Saucedo Mercer, a Republican congressional candidate in CD3, plus GOP candidate for Pima County sheriff Terry Frederick, and financial expert Shelly Fishman. Read more»

Walt Setzer, Republican candidate for Pima County sheriff, RNC Committeeman Bruce Ash, and TucsonCitizen.com administrator Mark Evans each talked politics. Read more»

Dave Croteau

Dave Croteau, a former Green Party mayoral candidate and an organizer for Veterans for Peace and Occupy Tucson, announced his bid as Green Party candidate for Pima County Sheriff. Read more» 1

The Pima County Sheriff's Department's MD-530 helicopter crashed Monday morning.

Two of the three survivors of Monday's helicopter crash have been released from the hospital. One remains in serious condition, a sheriff's department spokesman said. The veteran pilot, Loren Leonberger, was killed in the crash. Read more»


Update: Pilot Loren Leonberger was killed and three injured when the Pima County sheriff's helicopter crashed on a mountainside northwest of Tucson on Monday. The chopper was involved in a 2004 Hawaii crash, and the company that worked on it had its FAA certification revoked in September. Read more» 1

Lizeth Sillas

Pima County Sheriff's deputies are looking for a Tucson woman who may have been kidnapped in Nogales, Son. Read more»

A group of illegal border crossers, frustrated at being robbed a second time, say they beat two men, killing one, deputies say. Read more»