Home heating safety tips

Home heating safety tips

Staff Report / Southern Arizona News-Examiner In Tucson, we have two season, summer and winter. We can be challenged by going from near 90 degree high temperatures one week and lows in the 30’s just days later. As the need for warming the house increases, so can the dangers associated with fireplaces, furnaces, and space […]

MBQF Poll: Trump de-throned in Arizona

MBQF Poll: Trump de-throned in Arizona

From Sonoran Alliance MBQF, a public affairs consulting firm, announced the results of a recent survey concerning top tier GOP candidates for president of the United States of America. The results from the survey show high efficacy primary Republican voters across Arizona represented by likely 2016 turnout models. In the most recent automated telephonic survey […]

Prescott Valley gun show will go on

Prescott Valley gun show will go on

Staff Report / Southern Arizona News-Examiner Apparently some organization is spewing forth mis-information about the Prescott Valley gun show scheduled for Dec. 19 and 20. The claim by the unnamed group is that the Prescott Valley show is closing down. Not so, say organizers Bob Leitzman and Tony Rael:   We have heard that one […]

Red light camera study shows increase in accidents

Red light camera study shows increase in accidents

Staff Report / Southern Arizona News-Examiner This must be one report that proponents of the red light cameras would like to bury – and quickly. SANE contributor and red light camera researcher Mark Spear uncovered a report out of Kansas City, MO and it’s not good for the camera people. His letter to the Mayor […]

Screening of Investigative Media’s new documentary, ‘Flin Flon Flin Flam,’ Sun. Nov. 1 in Tucson

Screening of Investigative Media’s new documentary, ‘Flin Flon Flin Flam,’ Sun. Nov. 1 in Tucson

Staff Report / Southern Arizona News-Examiner Due to popular demand, InvestigativeMEDIA’s documentary “Flin Flon Flim Flam” that chronicles the worldwide operations of Canadian miner Hudbay Minerals Inc. and its plans to build the massive Rosemont open-pit copper mine southeast of Tucson will be screened at 4 p.m., Nov. 1 at the Loft Cinema in Tucson. […]

Wrong answer, right reason

Wrong answer, right reason

From the Publisher: Below are the reasons given by two GOP members of the Arizona Congressional delegation for their opposing votes on the recent budget accommodation. I personally know and respect both Matt Salmon and Martha McSally. Both cast their votes within the parameters of the conservative movement. Matt is not a kook and Martha […]

Chicago Tribune red light camera study methods

Chicago Tribune red light camera study methods

By Mark Spear / Southern Arizona News-Examiner The Chicago Tribune conducted a study of the Chicago red light cameras using well established study methods. They found very little safety benefit from the red light cameras. One of the most interesting aspects in the Chicago study was that there was NO correlation between the number of […]

Pima & Pinal County leaders to meet on economic development

Pima & Pinal County leaders to meet on economic development

Staff Report / Southern Arizona News-Examiner Pima County Administrator Chuck Huckelberry and members of his leadership team will meet with Pinal County Manager Greg Stanley and his staff Oct. 30 to discuss additional ways in which the two counties can work together on a range of issues including regional economic development initiatives. Pinal County has […]

County Elections conducts second voting machine software test

County Elections conducts second voting machine software test

Staff Report / Southern Arizona News-Examiner The county’s Accuracy Certification Board yesterday morning conducted another logic and accuracy test of the new ballot counting machines for the Nov. 3 countywide jurisdictional election, after an Elections Department employee broke the seal on a computer server cabinet. The Accuracy Certification Board had conducted a successful official test […]

MBQF Poll: Joe Arpaio has 50/50 chance of re-election

MBQF Poll: Joe Arpaio has 50/50 chance of re-election

From Sonoran Alliance MBQF, a public affairs and consulting firm, announced results of a recent survey dealing with the nationally known, Sheriff Joe Arpaio, who could be facing his toughest re-election battle yet.  We also looked at several other current issues in Arizona, primarily within Maricopa County. In the most recent automated telephonic survey of […]

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