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  1. Check under the hood: 300+ pounds of pot turn upRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | KOLD-TV Tucson

    DOUGLAS, AZ - A Mexican woman is under arrest for trying to smuggle 314 pounds of marijuana through the Port of Douglas on April 20. Customs officers arrested Matilde Dolores Parra-Coronado, 51, of Agua Prieta, Sonora, Mexico, after a drug-sniffing dog honed in on more than $157,000 worth of the drug throughout her Isuzu SUV. Officers seized the drugs and vehicle, and referred Parra to Immigration and Customs Enforcement's Homeland Security Investigations.

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  2. Raul Hector Castro, ambassador and Arizona governor, dies at 98Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | The Washington Post

    Raul Hector Castro, Arizona's only Hispanic governor and a U.S. ambassador to three countries, died April 10 in San Diego, where he was in hospice care. He was 98. Growing up on the U.S.-Mexico border near Douglas, Ariz., he saw discrimination around him.

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  3. Raul Castro, Arizona's 1st Hispanic governor, diesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 11 | The China Post

    ... can accomplish whatever they want to be. But you've got to work for it." Growing up on the U.S.-Mexico border near Douglas, Arizona, Castro saw discrimination around him. He said he wondered why the Hispanics were laborers and none delivered the ...

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  4. Arizona's 1st Hispanic governor, also a US ambassador, diesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 10 | The Las Vegas Sun

    ... can accomplish whatever they want to be. But you've got to work for it." Growing up on the U.S.-Mexico border near Douglas, Arizona, Castro saw discrimination around him. He said he wondered why the Hispanics were laborers and none delivered the ...

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  5. Arizonaa s first Hispanic governor, who also served as a US ambassador, has died at age 98Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 10 | Medincine Hat News

    ... can accomplish whatever they want to be. But you've got to work for it." Growing up on the U.S.-Mexico border near Douglas, Arizona, Castro saw discrimination around him. He said he wondered why the Hispanics were labourers and none delivered the ...

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  6. Raul Hector Castro, Arizona's first Hispanic governor, diesRead the original story

    Friday Apr 10 | KTVN Reno

    ... can accomplish whatever they want to be. But you've got to work for it." Growing up on the U.S.-Mexico border near Douglas, Arizona, Castro saw discrimination around him. He said he wondered why the Hispanics were laborers and none delivered the ...

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  7. High court issues emergency stay on ex-Minuteman trialRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 9 | The Arizona Republic

    Arizona's high court has granted an emergency stay in the trial of Chris Simcox, the former minuteman accused of molesting 2 girls under age 10. High court issues emergency stay on ex-Minuteman trial Arizona's high court has granted an emergency stay in the trial of Chris Simcox, the former minuteman accused of molesting 2 girls under age 10. Check out this story on azcentral.com: http://azc.cc/1FH5ALL Chris Simcox checks on one of his border-patrol stations in the Arizona desert between Douglas and Naco in April 2005. Chris Simcox , one of the organizers of the Minuteman Project, checks on one of his civilian border-patrol stations in the Arizona desert between Douglas and Naco in April 2005.

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  8. UA Vet Med Program Looks at NeedsRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 8 | PressReleasePoint

    ... facilities with practicing veterinarians. In December, the University purchased the Ames Animal Care Facility in Douglas, Arizona, to be one of four satellite locations. The building houses the city of Douglas and Cochise County animal shelters. ...

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  9. Ex-Minuteman likely to question girls in sex-abuse trialRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 7 | The Arizona Republic

    Maricopa County prosecutors have lost what may have been their final attempt to shield two young girls from being cross-examined by Chris Simcox Ex-Minuteman likely to question girls in sex-abuse trial Maricopa County prosecutors have lost what may have been their final attempt to shield two young girls from being cross-examined by Chris Simcox Check out this story on azcentral.com: http://azc.cc/1ybMDkL Chris Simcox checks on one of his border-patrol stations in the Arizona desert between Douglas and Naco in April 2005. Chris Simcox , one of the organizers of the Minuteman Project, checks on one of his civilian border-patrol stations in the Arizona desert between Douglas and Naco in April 2005.

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  10. Minuteman Civil Defense Corps co-founder Chris SimcoxRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 7 | The Arizona Republic

    Minuteman Civil Defense Corps co-founder Chris Simcox Chris Simcox in May 2006. Check out this story on azcentral.com: http://azc.cc/1FyQ2tG Chris Simcox , one of the organizers of the Minuteman Project, checks on one of his border patrol stations in the Arizona desert between Douglas and Naco in April 2005.

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  11. Love Is All Playing For ChangeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 5 | Daily Kos

    A Kossack told me about this in a comment. Take to the Hills! is a Douglas, Arizona based project that collects clothing, food, water, blankets, building supplies, medical supplies, school supplies and other items then delivers them directly to communities in the Sierra Madres, Sierra Alta, Rio Sonora and other regions of northern Mexico.

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  12. Luzerne County Manager Lawton one of only two finalists for Arizona jobRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 2 | The Times Leader

    Luzerne County Manager Robert Lawton's chances of obtaining a new county administrator position in Arizona have increased dramatically because three of the five finalists have withdrawn their applications. Lawton and the other remaining finalist - Carlos De La Torre, the city manager of Douglas, Arizona - will be interviewed on April 9, according to the Cochise County government website.

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  13. Louis 'Cito' GarciaRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2015 | Copper Basin News

    ... Mortuary.com , 96, died peacefully on March 9, 2015. She was born on June 28, 1918 to Ignacio and Angelina Flores in Douglas, Ariz.

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  14. Agents seize 400 pounds of pot at DouglasRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2015 | The Arizona Republic

    Federal officers arrested three women and seized 465 pounds of marijuana in three separate busts at the Douglas border crossing late last week. Feds: Agents seize more than 400 pounds of pot at Douglas Federal officers arrested three women and seized 465 pounds of marijuana in three separate busts at the Douglas border crossing late last week.

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  15. Study: Florida Leads Nation in Fraud, Identity Theft, Everything ShadyRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 20, 2015 | Broward-Palm Beach

    ... stats by city, South Florida again is the big winner (or loser, we guess). On all fraud complaints, the Sierra Vista-Douglas, Arizona, metro area came in first, with 1,200 reports of fraud for every 100,000 individuals. The Miami-Fort ...

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  16. From the Supervisor: Constituents' Opinions Guide Vote Against Open GrowRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 11, 2015 | Copper Basin News

    ... an author. , 96, died peacefully on March 9, 2015. She was born on June 28, 1918 to Ignacio and Angelina Flores in Douglas, Ariz. An archeology-astronomy specialist, Sonoran Desert herbalist, internationally known landscape artist, and bighorn sheep ...

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  17. Refuting 'facts'Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2015 | Copper Basin News

    ... an author. , 96, died peacefully on March 9, 2015. She was born on June 28, 1918 to Ignacio and Angelina Flores in Douglas, Ariz. This year's budget, which was rammed through the legislative process in just over 48 hours, trades short-sighted cuts ...

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  18. Maria Santos MarquezRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2015 | Copper Basin News

    She was born on June 28, 1918 to Ignacio and Angelina Flores in Douglas, Ariz. Santitos, as she was known by, was a loving sister to her 15 brothers and sisters.

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  19. Pinal County Sheriff's ReportRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2015 | Copper Basin News

    ... an author. , 96, died peacefully on March 9, 2015. She was born on June 28, 1918 to Ignacio and Angelina Flores in Douglas, Ariz. This year's budget, which was rammed through the legislative process in just over 48 hours, trades short-sighted cuts ...

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  20. Border ReportRead the original story

    Mar 11, 2015 | Sonoran News

    ... sedan, a CBP narcotics detection canine alerted to more than $25,000 worth of meth within the vehicle's driveshaft. Douglas: CBP Officers seize $287K in marijuana Customs and Border Protection officers arrested two Mexican nationals during separate ...

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