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Police: Teen who brought gun to CDO High School arrested  KGUN

Oro Valley Police arrested a 15-year-old who brought a gun to Canyon del Oro High School Thursday, sparking a lockdown.

Hansen's Sunday Notebook: Pima Hall of Fame class includes 'all aspects' of sports greatness  Arizona Daily Star

Former CDO star Ian Kinsler, who is in his 14th season in the big leagues, will be inducted into the Pima County Sports Hall of Fame. Gregory Bull / The ...

Oro Valley Police send extra officers to CDO after unverified threat  Tucson Local Media

The Oro Valley Police Department has staffed extra officers at Canyon Del Oro High School Thursday, Feb. 14 after rumors of a threat against the school ...

Update: Police report former CDO student brought gun to school  Tucson Local Media

In the after-school hours of yesterday afternoon, Oro Valley's Canyon del Oro High School was under lock down after reports of a threat.

People in the news 6.28.19  Jewish Post

Robert Youdelman, an officer with the Hayden, Arizona, police department, was honored by Pinal County District Attorney Kent Volkmer with a Victims *Service* ...

Former CDO student arrested for bringing a gun to school  Tucson Local Media

The Oro Valley Police Department have arrested a 15-year-old former Canyon del Oro High School student for bringing a gun to campus Thursday afternoon.

CDO students enter the “Teen Maze” | News  Tucson Local Media

The hip-hop music cuts off and the beer pong table lays dormant. The police ask whose house party this is, but luckily for the high school students, it's only a.

Canyon del Oro orchestra preparing for Boston trip  Tucson Local Media

The Canyon del Oro High School orchestra has stayed busy in 2018. Throughout the year, the young men and women have attended multiple performance ...

Halle Morris' walk-off homer gives CDO softball 6-5 win over Vista Grande  Tucson Local Media

Halle Morris stepped up to the plate in the bottom of the ninth inning with a shot at providing a Hollywood ending to Canyon del Oro High School's softball senior.

CDO wrestler, father could face charges over fight in Safford  KGUN

A wrestler from Canyon Del Oro High School and his father could soon be facing charges over a fight that broke out during a tournament in Safford last month.

Batter Up: Jason Hisey takes over CDO baseball program  Tucson Local Media

The Canyon del Oro Dorado Baseball program named Jason Hisey as its newest baseball coach last month, replacing longtime skipper Keith Francis.

CDO baseball ready to roll under new coach Jason Hisey  Tucson Local Media

The pinging sound of aluminum bats meeting rawhide leather baseballs cut through a rainy Thursday afternoon at Canyon del Oro High School.

Students walkout of Canyon Del Oro High School  KGUN

Nearly 300 students at Canyon Del Oro High School walked out to the football field to pay tribute to those lives lost in Parkland, Florida in February.

7 Arizona Wildcats freshmen to watch in 2019-20  Arizona Desert Swarm

The 2019-20 academic year is almost here, so we will be looking at some of the Arizona Wildcats you need to know about for the upcoming sports season.

CPR Training for Canyon Del Oro High School students  KGUN

On Wednesday, September 19 from 10 - 11 a.m., students at Canyon Del Oro High School will be taught how to do life-saving chest compressions.

Flowing Wells leads furious comeback to stun Canyon del Oro  Arizona Daily Star

The Flowing Wells Caballeros had nothing to say after edging Canyon del Oro 38-37 in the teams' season opener Friday night. Instead, each player placed their ...

Canyon del Oro High School students sending Ben’s Bells to Parkland, Florida  Arizona Daily Star

Following the school shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida, students from Canyon del Oro High School decided to create and ...

Oro Valley's July 4th celebration and fireworks move to James D. Kriegh Park  KOLD

TUCSON, Ariz. (KOLD News 13) - The Town of Oro Valley is moving their July 4th celebration and fireworks show to James D Kriegh Park. The celebration will ...

VIDEO: Ariz. HS wrestler attacks opposing coach after bout ruled a DQ  USA TODAY High School Sports

A post-bout skirmish erupted between a high school wrestler and opposing coach in Arizona on Saturday.

Best baseball players of the high school season  Tucson Local Media

Welcome to the final stretch of the spring sports schedule, with baseball and softball teams readying themselves for next week's play-in games.

Collection: Canyon del Oro High School's top 10 football players of all time  Arizona Daily Star

The high school football season is just over two months away and the Star is counting down the days with a Top 10 all-time list for each program in Southern ...

Arizona Football needs to offer local talent, Stevie Rocker  FlickSided

Gaining steam in the class of 2021, local Tucson product Stevie Rocker is picking up offers, and Arizona Football needs to soon be one of them!

CDO grad Chris Duncan leaves job as radio host amid cancer fight  Arizona Daily Star

Chris Duncan, the Canyon del Oro High School product who won a World Series title as an outfielder with the St. Louis Cardinals, is leaving his position as a St.

Police Beat | Police & Crime  Tucson Local Media

A pair of Canyon del Oro students picked up charges for drug use after one young man reported an alarming reaction to smoking marijuana before class.

Offensive firepower leads CDO past Enid at Lancer Baseball Classic, 17-5  Tucson Local Media

The good times never stopped for the Canyon del Oro baseball team Wednesday night, rolling past Enid High School, 17-5.

Catalina Foothills routs Canyon del Oro, 71-39 | Sports  Tucson Local Media

The Catalina Foothills boys basketball team took out a week's worth of frustration Thursday evening.

Canyon del Oro academic decathlon headed to nationals in Texas  Tucson Local Media

At the statewide academic decathlon competition in Phoenix, Canyon del Oro High School succeeded in just about every way they could. Not only did they win ...

Canyon del Oro wins 17th consecutive decathlon | Oro Valley  Tucson Local Media

Academic decathlon students read upwards of 600 pages of notes by competition time. The passionate students study through their notes multiple times.

CDO wrestler faces charges after he tackled opponent's coach, police say  KVOA Tucson News

SAFFORD, Ariz. (KPNX) — Police are recommending charges for a father and son involved in a brawl at a high school sectional wrestling tournament in Safford ...

Dorado Man  Tucson Local Media

Students at Canyon del Oro High School know that their mascot is the Dorado, though few know of the figure's history, and his place in Native American Culture.

Photos: Canyon Del Oro graduation | Photography  Arizona Daily Star

Students, staff and family celebrate at CDO ceremony.

James Hardy Jr. named Ironwood Ridge football coach  Tucson Local Media

James Hardy Jr. has big plans for the football team at Ironwood Ridge High School, with plans to build a perennial regional power into a statewide juggernaut.

Police, AIA investigate high school wrestling fight in Safford  KGUN

Safford police and the Arizona Interscholastic Association are investigating a fight that took place after a high school wrestling match in Safford Saturday.

20 impressive Arizona kids earn full rides to college as Flinn Scholars  AZCentral

A college degree without student debt is in the bag for 20 Arizona high school seniors named Flinn Scholars.

Former ASU, Canyon del Oro High School standout Stephen Berg dies at 34  Arizona Daily Star

Stephen Berg, an All-Southern Arizona offensive lineman at Canyon del Oro High School who played five seasons at Arizona State, died Tuesday of colon ...

CDO grad Robert Metz signs with Tucson Sugar Skulls  Tucson Local Media

Former Canyon del Oro High School standout Robert Metz is returning to play football in the Old Pueblo after signing with the Tucson Sugar Skulls. Metz, who ...

Celebrating Fourth of July at JDK Park | News  Tucson Local Media

It's hard to believe it's already time to start making plans for the Fourth of July. It's not an easy decision to make; the parties are plentiful, and you want.

Class hours at Amphi district high schools raise concerns  Arizona Daily Star

A parent's research found that Amphi's high schools had longer instructional hours than peer schools.

Teachers, parents plan 'Red for Ed' walk-ins throughout Tucson  KGUN

Teachers and parents have planned two dozen 'Red for Ed' walk-ins throughout Tucson and southern Arizona schools on Wednesday, May 8.

CDO boys swim team wins first state championship  Tucson Local Media

Chad Riester felt a whirlwind of emotion during the final day of the AIA Swimming Championships.

High school football: 10 Southern Arizona teams qualify for state playoffs  Arizona Daily Star

The regular season concluded Friday night, and now all of the focus is on high school football playoffs. The Class 2A, 3A, 4A, 5A and 6A playoff brackets were ...

Photos: Cruising Speedway in Tucson in 1979 | Local news  Arizona Daily Star

East Speedway Boulevard in Tucson has always been a favorite spot for cruising. In 1979, Tucson Citizen photographer P.K. Weis and writer Thom Walker spent ...

Stevie Rocker ready to become the next great Dorado running back  Tucson Local Media

Sprinting past defenders, Stevie Rocker burst onto the high school football scene with a highlight reel play during Canyon del Oro's opening game.

Challenge: Make a difference in someone else's life  Tucson Local Media

While many of us are celebrating the return of the cool temps of fall, rainy days and pumpkin-flavored, well, everything, there are members of our local ...

CDO students take part in National Walkout Day  Tucson Local Media

Across the nation, students protested gun violence on National School Walkout Day, the one month anniversary of the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School ...

Local athletes sign on to play in college  Tucson Local Media

A litany of local high school athletes from around the region officially signed their names to play collegiate sports Wednesday morning.

School spirit, band pride on display at CDO Marching Spectacular  Tucson Local Media

Last weekend's Canyon Del Oro High School Marching Spectacular gave spectators a glimpse at the intersection of camaraderie and competition on the field.

Local schools respond to uptick in attacks across the nation  Tucson Local Media

A week after 17 students were killed in a mass shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida, an Amphi Public Schools principal sent ...

CDO softball splits games, IRHS rolls through 5A playoffs  Tucson Local Media

AJ Kaiser stung a belt-high fastball deep into an overcast sky last Tuesday afternoon, cutting through a gale force headwind for a two-run home run.

Stevie Rocker carries CDO over Pusch Ridge 33-7 | Sports  Tucson Local Media

Two schools separated by .7 miles of asphalt and an occasional saguaro met under the bright lights for the first time on Friday.

Dorado football aiming for Friday night promised land this season  Tucson Local Media

A swarm of players wearing color-coded shirts are racing through a series of timed obstacles on a blustery afternoon. The men are asked to perform a series of ...

Boys soccer: CDO comes back to tie Tucson High on wet, wild night  Arizona Daily Star

The Dorados tied the match in the 99th minute, 43 seconds after Tucson took the lead.

Here's a team-by-team look at the 2018 high school football schedule  Arizona Daily Star

Here's a look at every Tucson team's schedule for 2018.

The class of 2018 says 'goodbye' to high school  Tucson Local Media

The 2018 graduating classes from each of the region's public high schools marched onto fields last week amidst screaming parents, metallic balloons—and ...

Tucson High forfeits nine games after using an ineligible player; Badgers plan to appeal  Arizona Daily Star

Tucson High's boys soccer team has forfeited nine games after learning that one of its players took part in a tournament and played in the Tucson Association of ...

Tucson pair, both New Mexico State stars, expected to be drafted high this week  Arizona Daily Star

New Mexico State first baseman Tristan Peterson and second baseman Nick Gonzales were both selected first-team All-Americans by Collegiate Baseball last ...

Students across Tucson join national demonstration against school violence  Arizona Daily Star

When Tucson High students marched, cone bystander screamed: “I'm so proud of you guys — you give me hope for the future.”

Amphi Schools solar project nearing completion | News  Tucson Local Media

Despite the absence of students and staff on the campuses of Amphitheater Public School District's 24 different schools, there was plenty of activity. Crews from ...

Education Notes: Utterback students name new natural resource park  Arizona Daily Star

Education news from Tucson and Southern Arizona.

Bruggeman creating a legacy at Canyon Del Oro High School  Tucson Local Media

Several weeks into her eighth year at Canyon del Oro High School, 29-year-old history teacher Elizabeth Bruggeman looked back at the beginning of her career, ...

Brayden Benavides leads CDO baseball past Stanley at Lancer Baseball Classic  Tucson Local Media

Brayden Benavides stepped up to the plate in the seventh inning Thursday night with a chance to be the hero. The senior, who entered his final at-bat hitless in ...

High school musical theater competition gets a new name  Arizona Daily Star

The local arm of the National High School Musical Theater Awards has a new name: Monte Awards.

Local schools kick off softball season at Dorado Classic  Tucson Local Media

Phoenix's Sandra Day O'Connor High School was a thorn in the side of softball teams from across the northwest side of Tucson over the weekend.

Legendary Thunderbirds ready for Thunder and Lightning over Arizona  KOLD

The pilots are excited, but there's one who may be even more thrilled than the others. He's Thunderbird #8 from the heart of Tucson.

Meet Robert Cannon of CDO High School  KGUN

KGUN 9 On Your Side and Arizona Athletics are proud to present the nominees for the 2017 Circle K Outstanding High School Faculty Award. Meet Robert ...

Arizona Wildcats offer Salpointe Catholic QB Treyson Bourguet  Arizona Daily Star

Arizona is getting a head start in the recruitment of Tucson native and Salpointe Catholic sophomore quarterback Treyson Bourguet. On Thursday, the Wildcats ...

American Heart Association partnering with schools in Tucson to teach hands-only CPR  Tucson Local Media

A group of Canyon del Oro students recently learned hands-only CPR thanks to the Western States Affiliate of the American Heart Association, which sponsored ...

Canyon Del Oro High School academic decathlon strives for record  Tucson Local Media

While many people associate high school athletics with football, baseball or basketball, a contingent of intellectually gifted students at Canyon Del Oro High ...

CDO teacher achieves years-long goal of appearing on 'Jeopardy!'  Arizona Daily Star

The 10th-graders in Tenaya Snider's seventh period English class at Canyon del Oro High School were watching a video of a speech for a lesson on rhetorical ...

Education Notes: Pima College offers summer courses in STEM, culinary to local youths  Arizona Daily Star

Pima Community College will offer students ages 9 to 17 classes in Python coding, video-game design, culinary and more this summer through its Pima for ...

Cote headlines bowling field  KOLD

Tucson's Bryanna Cote will try and win her second tournament on the PWBA Tour and in her hometown no less.

Green Bay Packers star Aaron Rodgers to play in Tucson's Cologuard Classic pro-am  Arizona Daily Star

For the second consecutive year, Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers will participate in the Cologuard Classic's Jose Cuervo Pro-Am. The event will ...

3 Tucson-area high schools are ranked among the 15 best in the country  Arizona Daily Star

Find out who landed on the 2017 Best High Schools list.

CDO overpowers Walden Grove on homecoming night | Sports  Tucson Local Media

Fireworks shot above the darkening skies of Oro Valley last Friday night, ahead of Canyon Del Oro High School's homecoming football game.

Sugar Skulls gear up for franchise opener  KOLD

TUCSON, AZ - When they take the field Sunday in San Diego, the Tucson Sugar Skulls will be the first professional football team from Tucson, Arizona to take a ...

Greg Hansen: Southern Arizona's Top 100 Sports Figures of 2018  Arizona Daily Star

Star columnist Greg Hansen counts down the most prominent sports figures in Tucson and the surrounding region to ring in the new year. Here's the complete ...

Photos: Students walk out in Tucson | Local news  Arizona Daily Star

Thousands of school students in the Tucson area joined thousands more around the country during walk outs on and off campuses to commemorate 17 students ...

Amphi welcoming new principals to the fold | Back To School  Tucson Local Media

Christy Sullivan: Wilson K-8. Born in Salina, Kansas, Sullivan moved to Tucson to attend the University of Arizona, where she earned a bachelor's degree in ...

Oro Valley athletes sign to play college sports  Tucson Local Media

There's a common thread between the many student-athletes from Southern Arizona who find their way to collegiate athletics. That thread, which was ...

Wildcats' Turner Washington bolts for Sun Devils  Arizona Daily Star

You could make a case that discus thrower Turner Washington, who shattered state records at Canyon del Oro High School and became a national champion in ...

Tucson's Markzon to bring Thunderbirds, lightning over Arizona  Jewish Post

There's always excitement when the elite Thunderbirds Demonstration Squad roars into Tucson's Davis-Monthan U.S. Air Force Base for an air show. But this ...

Hansen's Sunday Notebook: I've found a tiny slice of football heaven at Walden Grove  Arizona Daily Star

Friday night lights in the greater Tucson area has a far different meaning than in Texas, where high school football is king, often excessive, warping the ...

Aaron Rodgers and celebrity athletes hit the links at Omni Tucson National  KGUN

Aaron Rodgers and other celebrity athletes hit the links at Omni Tucson National.

CDO grad bowling in Golden Pin's final pro tournament  Tucson Local Media

Bryanna Caldwell-Coté spent her high school years working the lanes at Tucson's Golden Pin Lanes, shaping a career in the sport she loves. She will return for ...

Arizona excellence: The 2019 Flinn Scholars have been named  Flinn Foundation

Twenty of Arizona's highest-achieving high-school seniors have been named 2019 Flinn Scholars.

After 10-year journey, Tucson singer-songwriter releasing debut CD  Arizona Daily Star

On the opening track of his soon-to-drop debut album “All My Fires,” Tucson singer-songwriter Adam Townsend promises to “bring the flowers every morning ...

Hope Banales and Ellessa Bonstrom power CDO softball past Salpointe  Tucson Local Media

Hope Banales slashed at a belt-high fastball in her first at-bat on Tuesday, powering it deep into the Southern Arizona sky.

CDO slugger signs on to play baseball at Long Beach State  Tucson Local Media

From Dorado to 'Dirtbag'. Tyler Porter received a phone call he won't soon forget late last month from Long Beach State's Troy Buckley. The Canyon del Oro ...

Greg Hansen: Pima College's 'gift' ready to deliver at NJCAA National Championships  Arizona Daily Star

Pima College track coach Greg Wenneborg is 65,000 words into writing what he calls “the great American running novel,” a saga about a young lady on a ...

More than three dozen Tucson-area teens named National Merit Scholar semifinalists  Arizona Daily Star

They are among 16000 semifinalists named across the country.

Greg Hansen's Top 100 Sports Figures of 2018: 60-41 | Tucson Sports  Arizona Daily Star

Star columnist Greg Hansen counts down the most prominent sports figures in Southern Arizona from 2018. Find out who makes the cut.

Ironwood Ridge outlasts CDO 43-39, Nighthawks and Tigers girls basketball teams thriving  Tucson Local Media

A boisterous crowd of students and parents alike roared to its feet inside the fieldhouse at Canyon Del Oro High School last Friday night.

16-year-old collects, donates $8,000 of sports equipment to Sells  Arizona Daily Star

For months, Faith Trejo shoved piles of sports equipment up against one wall in her bedroom. She sorted it and cleaned it, eventually transporting it to Sells, ...

Review: ATC’s ‘Music Man’ a joyous theatrical experience  Arizona Daily Star

You might be inclined to sing along (please don't, as that would be annoying), but do sway in your seat, tap your toes and clap your hands while the Arizona ...

Hansen's Sunday Notebook: Why football's top colleges are flocking to Salpointe  Arizona Daily Star

These are heady days for the Salpointe Catholic football team. The Lancers' cadre of highly prized recruits has meant a revolving door of Power 5 conference ...

Tucsonan Blake Martinez standing out in NFL  Arizona Daily Star

Tucson's Blake Martinez of the Packers has more tackles than any other NFL player in the last two seasons. The Canyon del Oro High School and Stanford grad ...

Education notes: JTED early childhood education students win awards  Arizona Daily Star

Education news from Tucson and Southern Arizona.

Luke Walton's attorney calls TV reporter's sexual assault claim 'baseless'  Arizona Daily Star

LOS ANGELES — Former Arizona Wildcats standout and new Sacramento Kings coach Luke Walton has been accused of sexual assault in a lawsuit by a ...

You will not believe the beautiful South Asian fashions you can find at this Tucson boutique  Arizona Daily Star

Durre Mubin Raina is no stranger to wearing old clothes. We're talking 10-15 years old. That's because finding Indian and Pakistani clothing in Tucson hasn't ...

Huge marijuana growing center being built in Tucson worries some neighbors  Arizona Daily Star

A Tucson native is hoping to turn his hometown into a hot spot for cannabis cultivation by building a massive medical marijuana-growing complex on the city's ...

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