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

    Tuesday Apr 14 | The Washington Post

    ... later the first Hispanic judge in Pima County Superior Court. Raul Hector Castro was born June 12, 1916, in Cananea, Mexico, about 30 miles south of the Arizona border. His father, a union leader forced out of Mexico for organizing a strike at a ...

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

    Saturday Apr 11 | The China Post

    ... the first Hispanic county attorney and later the first Hispanic judge in Pima County Superior Court. Born in Cananea, Mexico, in 1916, Castro grew up in Arizona. He was the second-youngest in a family with 12 children -- 11 boys and one girl. His ...

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  3. Former Arizona governor Raul Hector Castro dies at age 98Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 10 | Daily Mail

    ... former Gov. Rose Mofford, a fellow Democrat, said of Castro during a 2010 interview with the AP. Born in Cananea, Mexico, in 1916, some 50 miles south of Arizona, Castro grew up in Arizona and graduated from Douglas High School. He was the second ...

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  4. From poor immigrant to Arizona's 1st Hispanic governorRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 10 | Erie Times News

    ... Alfredo Gutierrez, a fellow Democrat and legislative leader while Castro was governor. Born June 12, 1916 in Cananea, Mexico, some 50 miles south of Arizona, Castro was the second-youngest in a family with 12 children "' 11 boys and one girl. His ...

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

    Friday Apr 10 | The Las Vegas Sun

    ... Rose Mofford, a fellow Democrat, said of Castro during a 2010 interview with the AP. Born June 12, 1916, in Cananea, Mexico, some 50 miles south of Arizona, Castro grew up in Arizona and graduated from Douglas High School. He was the second-youngest ...

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  6. Former AZ Governor Raul Castro has diedRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 10 | Daily Kos

    Raul Hector Castro, a great Democrat, Arizona's only Hispanic governor, and an American ambassador to three countries, died Friday in his sleep in San Diego, where he was in hospice care. He was 98. Castro battled discrimination his whole life.

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  7. 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

    ... the first Hispanic county attorney and later the first Hispanic judge in Pima County Superior Court. Born in Cananea, Mexico, in 1916, Castro grew up in Arizona. He was the second-youngest in a family with 12 children - 11 boys and one girl. His ...

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  8. Former Arizona Governor Raul Castro DiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 10 | Phoenix New Times

    ... immigrant who comes to the United States and rises to the top on sheer intelligence and hard work. Born in Cananea, Mexico, in 1916, Castro moved to Arizona with his family in 1926 and later became a U.S. citizen. Castro worked various jobs, hopped ...

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  9. 'Women Who Make Great Films' are Looking for Some CashRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2015 | Tucson Weekly

    The Hanson Film Institute recently held their annual Pitch Fest-an where UA students and other members of the community were pitch their film/TV ideas to industry professionals. Now, the women who took second and third place are trying to scrape together some cash to use the opportunity they've been given.

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  10. Se reunio Pancho Garcia con militantes y simpatizantes panistas de Cananea,Sonora.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2015 | CNN

    Cananea,Son.- nuevamente hizo un llamado a la unidad panista para enfrentar el proceso con un triunfo para acciA3n nacional el pre candidato al Gobierno de Sonora Pancho GarcA a GA mez durante un encuentro sostenido ayer con militantes y simpatizantes de la regiA3n de Cananea. Select one of the options below.

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  11. Mexican accident called "worst environmental disaster by mining industry" everRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 21, 2015 | Inhabitat

    In August of last year , a copper mine owned by Buenavista del Cobre, a subsidiary of Grupo Mexico , spilled 10.5 million gallons of copper sulphate acid into Cananea, Mexico's public waterways. Called the "worst environmental disaster by the mining industry in modern times" by Mexican Secretary of the Environment and Natural Resources Juan Jose Guerra Abud, the disaster has devastated the local environment and, even worse, there are still no signs of any clean-up efforts.

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  12. What's on your bookshelf? McGill's holiday reading listRead the original story

    Dec 18, 2014 | McGill Reporter

    ... Mexican border town, which evoke for me the many stories my Grandmother used to tell of her childhood in Cananea, Mexico. He was right, but it's a great romp that anyone can enjoy," she says, noting that she's also looking to delve into The Black ...

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  13. Millrock Enters Letter of Intent on the Rio Sonora Project, MexicoRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2014 | Market Wire

    Millrock Resources Inc. announces that it has entered into a letter of intent with a third party in respect of the Rio Sonora project in northern Sonora, Mexico, pursuant to which the third party will fund a $250,000 initial exploration program and may subsequently earn into a joint venture on the project. The program, which is already underway, will consist of regional geochemical sampling, geological mapping, prospecting, modelling of existing airborne magnetic and ZTEM surveys, and a report documenting activities, results and drill target recommendations.

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  14. Mexico Mining Disaster May Have Seeped Into U.S.Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 7, 2014 | Water Online

    "U.S. authorities are testing a river in Arizona for possible cross-border contamination from a toxic mine spill in northwestern Mexico," Agence France Presse reported , citing an official. "The checks came after a massive acid leak in the Sonora River from the Buenavista copper mine, the worst environmental disaster on record in Mexico's mining industry," the report said.

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  15. Officials await test results from San Pedro RiverRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 24, 2014 | KTVK Phoenix

    Initial tests of the San Pedro River do not indicate toxic waste has made its way from a copper mine spill in Mexico into Arizona. The Arizona Department of Environmental Quality sampled two areas on the river on Tuesday after Mexico officials warned that the potentially toxic waste made its way from Cananea, Sonora, to Arizona via a stream that leads to the San Pedro River after flooding south of the border.

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  16. Sonoran toxic mine spills continue,affecting USA and MexicoRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 24, 2014 | Daily Kos

    I do not have much time to write this morning hope SOMEONE will pick up on this story. Points: Buenavista del Cobre mine in Cananea , Sonora, MX, is only thirty plus miles from US border.

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  17. No contamination for the San Pedro RiverRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 24, 2014 | KOLD-TV Tucson

    TUCSON, AZ - A sigh of relief for some people in Cochise County this morning, as state water officials release a statement about the San Pedro River. According to the report there are no signs of contamination.

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  18. First test shows AZ San Pedro River unaffected by spillRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 23, 2014 | The Arizona Republic

    First test shows AZ San Pedro River unaffected by spill Preliminary water quality test shows San Pedro River in AZ unlikely affected by mine spill Check out this story on azcentral.com: http://azc.cc/1so9Cpp A preliminary water quality test taken Tuesday do not show contamination of the Arizona portion of the San Pedro River after a potentially toxic spill from a Mexican mine. Mexican officials released a binational warning on Monday that water spilled over a dam at the Buenavista del Cobre copper mine, less than 50 miles south of the border in Cananea, Sonora, Mexico, and may have reached the Arizona portion of the river.

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  19. Contamination tests at San Pedro River continueRead the original story

    Sep 23, 2014 | KOLD-TV Tucson

    TUCSON, Ariz. - Officials with a federal agency that oversees U.S. and Mexico water issues has said investigators spotted discoloration in a stream that leads to the San Pedro River in Arizona but did not see any abnormalities in the river itself.

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  20. ADEQ testing San Pedro River for contaminationRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 23, 2014 | KOLD-TV Tucson

    TUCSON, AZ - Arizona Department of Environmental Quality inspectors tested water on Tuesday in the San Pedro River after Mexican authorities reported iron compounds from a mine in Cananea, Mexico spilled into the San Pedro River which flows into Cochise County. Video online shows discolored water in the area close to the mine.

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