Day: March 8, 2018

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Q/A: Paige Adair, Aztec for life

March 8, 2018

By KYLE MCDANIEL Even though she only stands at 5 feet, 2 inches tall, Pima Community College’s freshman pitching sensation Paige Adair packs a lot of punch and has an enormous heart. She’s off to a fast start with her Aztec career at 15-1 and has helped the team to a winning record. Q: Why […]

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Letter from the Editor: Ready or not, changes are on the horizon for Pima

March 8, 2018

By NICHOLAS TRUJILLO Time and time again, Pima Community College does something that makes its image better and worse at the same time.  There have been rumors that East Campus will close. In my previous story, I talked to Chancellor Lee Lambert, and he said that East Campus will not close.  It does, however, beg […]

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Where the wild things remain

March 8, 2018

By JOE GIDDENS There’s always has been an air of mystery to French Joe Canyon. Located about 40 miles southeast of Tucson, take Arizona State Highway south toward Kartchner Caverns State and Sierra Vista.  The canyon is just under 1.5 miles after Kartchner Caverns State Park. The turnout is hard to spot approaching but it’s […]

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Pima hires Lobbying Firm

March 8, 2018

By JOE GIDDENS Pima Community College has entered into a three-year contract with the lobbying firm of Bracy Tucker Brown and Valanzano for an annual sum of $84,000. The cost is a flat monthly retainer of $7,000 for the services of a six-person team at BTBV.  “PCC has used contract lobbyists for a number of […]

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The death of coal rolls westward

March 8, 2018

By JOE GIDDENS In these divided times, take comfort that libertarians, environmentalists, the natural gas industry and renewable resource energy companies all can agree on something. Arizona is home to the largest coal power plants in the West, the Navajo Generating Station outside of Page. That may change at the end of next year as […]

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