Student Newswire of The University of Arizona School of Journalism

Arizona Sonoran News

Arizona Sonoran News

Student Newswire of The University of Arizona School of Journalism

Arizona Sonoran News

A haboob engulfs Phoenix on July 5, 2011. (Photo Credit: EarthSky.org)

Haboobs: One of Arizona’s most underrated weather hazards

Taylor Dayton May 11, 2017

  "Haboobs" might make you giggle, but in reality they are more deadly than they are humorous. With Arizona‚Äôs monsoon season less than two months away, meteorologists Ken...

Crewmenbers and spectators prepare for racing at the Tucson Dragway. (Photo Credit: Matthew DeYoung)

Getting street racing off the streets.

Taylor Dayton April 30, 2017

The City of Tucson is cracking down on dangerous street racing by passing a stricter ordinance against racing, while Jim Hughes, owner of The Tucson Dragway has another solution: embrace the need for...

The San Pedro River Crosses the US/Mexican Border near Hereford, Arizona. (Photo Credit: http://www.2ndamendmentshow.com/hsst.htm)

Will wall stop resilient San Pedro River from crossing the border?

Taylor Dayton March 17, 2017

The mighty San Pedro River in Southeastern Arizona and Northern Mexico has survived droughts, floods, fires and wars, but will the Trump administration's proposal to build a wall on the U.S.-Mexican...

A Rainbow appears after a rain shower in Marana, AZ on January 14, 2017. (Photo by Taylor Dayton)

Winter storms bring welcome rains and drought relief, but is it enough?

Taylor Dayton February 10, 2017

Recent storms and mountain snow delivered short-term drought relief created happy farmers, brought wildflowers that add color to attract tourists and replenished the water supply. But...

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