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  1. Johnson to visit ArizonaRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | KOLD-TV Tucson

    TUCSON, AZ - The man in charge of keeping America safe and secure from national security threats is on his way to Arizona. Today, Secretary of Homeland Security Jeh Johnson will visit with Customs and Border Protection employees in Douglas.

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  2. Douglas issues state of the state on AZ educationRead the original story

    Saturday Jan 24 | Verde Independent

    Calling the state of education in Arizona "poor," the new superintendent of public instruction urged more money for teachers, less focus on job training and an end to the "roller coaster of dramatic changes" in what and how students are taught. "Too many Arizona children are not receiving the education they deserve, one that will prepare them to contribute to our great state and our nation as active citizens and allow them to pursue their dreams and their ambitions,' Diane Douglas told members of the House Education Committee on Wednesday.

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  3. Airborne 01.22.15: DA50 TurboProp, Redbird Redhawk Fleet Sale, New SpaceShipTwoRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 22 | Aero-News Network

    ... in April 2013. RedHawk Aero, a subsidiary of Redbird Flight Simulations, has announced that Cochise College in Douglas, Arizona has ordered 6 RedHawk aircraft in a move to upgrade and modernize their training fleet. They will utilize the new RedHawk ...

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  4. Redhawk Diesel Selected For Cochise College FleetRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 22 | Aero-News Network

    Cochise College in Douglas, AZ has ordered 6 RedHawk aircraft in a move to upgrade and modernize their training fleet. Students enrolled in the upcoming fall semester will utilize the new RedHawk aircraft while training for Private Pilot, Instrument and Commercial Pilot Certification in Cochise College's professional pilot program.

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  5. Press release distribution, EDGAR filing, XBRL, regulatory filingsRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 15 | Business Wire

    ... 14. 3.9 million cases of wine were shipped worth over $1.8 Billion. )--Fitch Ratings affirms the following rating on Douglas, Arizona, Municipal Property Corporation (MPC, or the corporation) bonds: --$0.5 million excise tax revenue bon...

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  6. Fitch Affirms Douglas, AZ's Muni Prop Corp's Bonds at 'A'; Outlook StableRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 15 | Business Wire

    ... or the inability to fund necessary capital improvements would place pressure on the implied GO rating. The city of Douglas, with an estimated population of 17,000, is located 117 miles southeast of Tucson, AZ on the border with Mexico. The economy ...

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  7. Border officials: Douglas man had an M-4 rifle taped to bodyRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 13 | KOLD-TV Tucson

    DOUGLAS, Ariz. - Authorities say a Douglas man is accused of trying to cross into Mexico with an M-4 carbine strapped to his body.

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  8. Supt. Diane Douglas: TUSD Needs to Implement the Curriculum Already DevelopedRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 9 | Tucson Weekly

    Diane Douglas, Arizona's new Superintendent of Public Instruction, met with Tucson Unified School District Superintendent H.T. Sanchez on Wednesday to talk about the future of the district in light of the notice of noncompliance the district received late last week. Douglas says she supports the Department of Education's finding that the TUSD is currently in violation of A.R.S. A 15-112, a state statute that gives schools parameters for teaching ethnic studies.

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  9. Hope for Ethnic Studies in AZ as Appeal NearsRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 8 | Courthouse News Service

    Arizona's new head of public schools does not want to shut down ethnic studies classes, Tucson's school chief said, signaling a new era in the contentious case headed to the 9th Circuit next week. Tucson Unified School District Superintendent H.T. Sanchez said he met with Diane Douglas, Arizona's new superintendent of public instruction, for about 90 minutes Wednesday and came out of the conversation feeling optimistic.

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  10. The case for giving hotels the same health grades as restaurantsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 24, 2014 | Canada.com

    ... is a major issue, too. While filming an episode of my show, "Hotel Impossible," at the historic Gadsden Inn in Douglas, Arizona, I discovered that not only were all of the fire extinguishers out of date and would not have functioned properly had ...

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  11. Border Businesses Lose Bank Accounts Amid Money Laundering FearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 4 | New Hampshire Public Radio -

    ... one of the honest, innocent people who lost his bank account. Ochoa is a dual citizen who imports cattle into Douglas, Ariz. He runs this feedlot on the Mexican side of the border. Ochoa says business is good, except for the stress of where to keep ...

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  12. Ruling: Vehicle search OK despite error on tintingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 1 | KTAR

    ... Cochise County judge's decision to allow marijuana found in a vehicle with tinted windows to be used as evidence. A Douglas police detective had testified that he pulled over a suspicious vehicle because he thought its tinted windows violated the ...

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  13. Vehicle search OK despite error on tintingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 1 | ABC15.com

    ... Cochise County judge's decision to allow marijuana found in a vehicle with tinted windows to be used as evidence. A Douglas police detective had testified that he pulled over a suspicious vehicle because he thought its tinted windows violated the ...

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  14. Seasonal closure of Rustler Park Campground and Long Park to vehicle trafficRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 24, 2014 | KOLD-TV Tucson

    TUCSON, AZ - Rustler Park Campground and Forest Road 42D from where it starts in the campground to its terminus at Long Park will be closed due to winter weather conditions, according to a Coronado National Forest, Douglas Ranger District release. Both the campground and road will be closed to vehicle traffic, from now to April 1, 2015; it will remain open to 'walk-in' traffic.

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  15. Arizona border city seeks to expand port of entryRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 16, 2014 | KOLD-TV Tucson

    DOUGLAS, Ariz. - The city of Douglas, Arizona, is looking to upgrade its 82-year-old port of entry.

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  16. Arizona border city seeks to expand port of entryRead the original story

    Dec 15, 2014 | KOLD-TV Tucson

    DOUGLAS, Ariz. - The city of Douglas, Arizona, is looking to upgrade its 82-year-old port of entry.

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  17. Education Chair Ward ready to hear from Kingmanites todayRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2014 | The Kingman Daily Miner

    ... such as those used as part of Common Core, and plans to do it again. The voters spoke loudly when they elected Diane Douglas as superintendent of the Arizona Department of Education, said Ward. Douglas ran on a single issue of opposing and repealing ...

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  18. TMC donates modular building to expanding Douglas medical centerRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 10, 2014 | KOLD-TV Tucson

    TUCSON, AZ - A 5,200 square foot modular building has been donated by Tucson Medical Center to the New Copper Queen Medical Associates Complex in Douglas, according to a recent TMC release. "With this donation, we are happy to be able to support the important work that the Copper Queen Community Hospital is doing for the Southern Arizona community," said Judy Rich, RN, TMC HealthCare president & CEO, in a recent release.

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  19. The case for giving hotels health gradesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 4, 2014 | Stuff.co.nz

    ... is a major issue, too. While filming an episode of my show, "Hotel Impossible," at the historic Gadsden Inn in Douglas, Arizona, I discovered that not only were all of the fire extinguishers out of date and would not have functioned properly had ...

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  20. Picturing history: Mormon Battalion route near US border with MexicoRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 3, 2014 | Deseret News

    Maps portraying the route of the Mormon Battalion show that, for a time, the battalion likely blazed its way heading west in what is now present-day Sonora, Mexico. This would be the section of the trail west of Douglas, Arizona, and east of the San Pedro River near Palominas, Cochise County, Arizona.

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