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A Helping Hand for the Harley Man

It happened fast. Josh Alford’s new Heritage Softtail had just topped 60 MPH on the Old Sonoita Highway south of Tucson when a stray cow decided to cross the road fifty yards ahead.  4,126 more words


#SkyCandy of the Week: Planetary parade over the Old Pueblo

Each week on the blog, I’ll pick one viewer photo for the #SkyCandy of the Week award. The prize? Pride! Eight individual shots + One sky + five planets = this week’s winning submission. 122 more words


Climatology 101: Wet start, warm finish to January 2016

The beginning and end of January 2016 couldn’t have been more different.

Southern Arizona started the month with a trio of El Niño-fueled storm systems… 675 more words



Hyundai again stepped up to the plate and hit it out of the park in redesigning the 2016 Tucson.  They just didn’t tweak the sheet metal.  447 more words

Hyundai Automotive


A few weeks ago, I was standing on the wind-swept dunes of the Sahara Desert, near the dunes of Merzouga. And now, this last weekend, I was sipping a gin and tonic, watching the sunset on the Catalina Mountains outside of Tucson, at the Westin Palomar. 103 more words

Open Wide

Video of a rare solitary jaguar roaming the mountains just south of Tucson was released Wednesday. The big cat, dubbed “El Jefe” in a naming contest, is the only wild jaguar known to live in the United States… 30 more words