Candidates meet, greet in Sonoita
Gabriela Saucedo-Mercer, a Republican running for Congress in Arizona's District 3 against incumbent U.S. Rep. Raul Grijalva (D-Tucson), said ?I am a Mexican by birth, and I am an American by choice.? She condemned the parents of the unaccompanied ...
Tea Party to hold candidate forum on Saturday in Sonoita
Candidate presentations continue at 11:20 a.m. with Demion Clinco (D), candidate for the Arizona House from Legislative District 2, and the following candidates for governor: Barry Hess (Libertarian), Andrew Thomas (R), James Woolsey (D) and Janelle ...
Cyclist sent to hospital following spill on 83
A cyclist had to be hospitalized after crashing a bicycle on State Route 83 near Sonoita on Sunday. Marco Valerte, 42, was taken to University Medical Center in Tucson where he was treated and released from the hospital the same day. The accident ...
Cowboy culture gets its day at Borderlands
Arizona Daily Star
The other author is former Sonoita rancher and University of Arizona professor Richard Collins. Collins penned ?Riding Behind the Padre: Horseback Views from Both Sides of the Border,? about his journey along the trails blazed by Father Eusebio Kino ...
What's Happening for July 24
Sierra Vista Herald
Every Thursday Jim's Amazing Front Porch Show is every Thursday from about 5 to 7 p.m. Jim Koweek, who has called a musical polygamist, invites a different musical guest to play the outdoor patio at The Café on Highway 82 in Sonoita. This weeks special ...
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Red Cross still in need of summer blood donations
Tucson News Now
TUCSON, AZ (Tucson News Now) - The American Red Cross is facing a potential blood shortage and is calling for all blood types to donate. According to a release from the Red Cross summer donations are down eight percent in the last 11 weeks, which ...
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Arizona beer or Arizona wine? Why not mix both?
Among those will be beers born from Arizona wine barrels. One offering comes from Chandler's SanTan Brewing Company, which will unveil two new beer-wine offerings in a style called saison. It's a collaboration with Sonoita's Dos Cabezas Wineworks.
Fink has big edge in campaign revenue, spending
Under Arizona law, the maximum contribution citizens can make to local campaigns is $2,500. That's up from the previous limit of $430 for the 2012 elections. As for expenditures, Fink, a Democrat from the Patagonia-Sonoita area, reported spending $1 ...
Tea Party to hold candidate forum
Frank Antenori will serve as emcee and open the event at 10 a.m. Beginning at 10:30 a.m., three candidates for the Sonoita-Elgin Fire District board (Jerry Bianchi, Judy Neal and Richard Cardillo) will give five-minute presentations, as will Mayra ...
Statue needs donations to get to D.C.
Currently on display at the Arizona Capitol Museum, the 11-foot tall, 1,700-pound statue created by Deborah Copenhaver-Fellows of Sonoita is awaiting transportation 2,300 miles to the nation's capitol. However, the Arizona Legislature has prohibited ...
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