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Zika case confirmed in Pima County | KOLD (TV-Channel 13, Tucson)

Zika case confirmed in Pima County | KOLD (TV-Channel 13, Tucson) | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
The Pima County Health Department has confirmed its first case of Zika in Pima County.
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Arizona Wildcats: List of homecoming week events | KOLD (TV-Channel 13, Tucson)

It's homecoming week for the University of Arizona. The week-long celebration ends Saturday afternoon when the Wildcats host the Washington State Cougars in a Pac-12 football game at Arizona Stadium.
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Bug festival returns to UA campus | KOLD (TV-Channel 13 Tucson)

Bug festival returns to UA campus | KOLD (TV-Channel 13 Tucson) | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
The fifth annual Bonanza of Bugs: Arizona Insect Festival is returning to the University of Arizona on Sunday. 
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UA web cam features hummingbird | KOLD (TV-Channel 13 Tucson)

UA web cam features hummingbird | KOLD (TV-Channel 13 Tucson) | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
A hummingbird made the nest on top of a data cable at the UA's news Environment and Natural Resources building.
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Asst. UA research scientist killed in Oracle Rd crash | KOLD (TV-Channel 13 Tucson)

An associate research scientist with the University of Arizona died Thursday when the bicycle he was riding was hit from behind by a pickup truck. The crash happened shortly after 6:30 p.m. on Orac...
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Baffert's American Pharoah wins Belmont Stakes, Triple Crown | KOLD (TV-Channel 13 Tucson)

More men have walked on the moon than horses have won the Triple Crown.
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UA alumni win grant money for unique food crop production | KOLD (TV-Channel 13 Tucson)

UA alumni win grant money for unique food crop production | KOLD (TV-Channel 13 Tucson) | CALS in the News | Scoop.it


A couple of University of Arizona alumni have earned a large grant for their business. Entrepreneurs Ricardo Hernandez and John Jackson of Grafted Growers, LLC have been awarded a $100,000 grant for...


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UA churns out racing industry grads | KOLD (TV-Channel 13 Tucson)

UA churns out racing industry grads | KOLD (TV-Channel 13 Tucson) | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
Before Hall of Fame horse trainers Bob Baffert and Todd Pletcher applied their trade on great courses known as Churchill Downs and Pimlico, they learned that trade at the University of Arizona, in ...
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U of A professor charged with 10 felonies | KOLD (TV-Channel 13, Tucson)

U of A professor charged with 10 felonies | KOLD (TV-Channel 13, Tucson) | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
The meat store Machello manages is the UA Food Products and Safety Laboratory, which is a USDA inspected meat processing facility, according to his U of A bio.
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UA Veterinary program to partner with the Hermitage Cat Shelter | KOLD (TV-Channel 13, Tucson)

Fourth year students with the University of Arizona Veterinary Medical and Surgical Program are teaming up with the Hermitage No-Kill Cat Shelter, to offer students clinical training in the area of...
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Citrus pest quarantine expands | KOLD (TV-Channel 13, Tucson)

Arizona is trying to keep a small insect from causing big problems for a multi-million dollar industry.
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Volunteers work to return horse racing to Rillito Downs | KOLD (TV-Channel 13 Tucson)

Volunteers work to return horse racing to Rillito Downs | KOLD (TV-Channel 13 Tucson) | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
Less than a year after talks of ending the races at Rillito Downs, promotional flyers for the new season read “The track is back” and “La pista está lista”.The Rillito Park Foundation signed a thre...
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UA researcher receives grant from Susan G. Komen foundation | KOLD (TV-Channel 13 Tucson)

Dr. Jessica Miller, from the U of A will have $450,000 to investigate the cause of chronic pain associated with certain drugs used to treat breast cancer.
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University of Arizona creating law clinic for resource users | KOLD (TV-Channel 13, Tucson)

The University of Arizona is establishing a new law clinic for trained and supervised students to provide assistance to farmers, ranchers, miners and other Arizonans with businesses using natural r...
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UA unveils state's 1st veterinary program at new Oro Valley campus | KOLD (TV-Channel 13, Tucson)

UA unveils state's 1st veterinary program at new Oro Valley campus | KOLD (TV-Channel 13, Tucson) | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
UA-Oro Valley will feature programs focused on human-animal health research initiative. Officials hope the research will provide new insights in human and animal disease, diagnostics and treatments.
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Arizona Gov. Ducey to attend water conference in Israel | KOLD (TV-Channel 13 Tucson)

Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey plans to attend an international conference on water technology in Israel as the state continues to expect a potential shortfall in its Colorado River water supply in...
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A look at the new UA green building ENR2 | KOLD (TV-Channel 13 Tucson)

A look at the new UA green building ENR2 | KOLD (TV-Channel 13 Tucson) | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
This new buildingwas made to look like the slot canyons in the Sonoran Desert, but that is not the only thing that makes the ERN2 building different.
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Triple Crown Showdown | KOLD (TV-Channel 13 Tucson)

Dave Cooney examines the chances Wildcat alum Bob Baffert takes the Triple Crown at the Belmont.
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Land-Grant Institutions Help Motivate Children, Parents to Increase Calcium Intake | KOLD (TV-Channel 13 Tucson)

Scientists from 11 land-grant institutions and Brigham Young University are working together to help parents motivate children to boost calcium intake to strengthen bones and prevent bone fractures from occurring later in life. The scientists are members of a multistate research project titled Motivating Parents of Preadolescents (9-13 years old) to Increase Calcium Intake (W-2003), which uses data from questionnaires to develop messages and graphics for educational materials.
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Tucson forms 'food commission' | KOLD (TV-Channel 13, Tucson)

Tucson forms 'food commission' | KOLD (TV-Channel 13, Tucson) | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
Tucson will vote next week on whether to establish a "food commission" or formally "Commission on Food Security, Heritage and Economy". It will consist of 17 members throughout the community who ha...
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UA churns out racing industry grads | KOLD (TV-Channel 13, Tucson)

UA churns out racing industry grads | KOLD (TV-Channel 13, Tucson) | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
Before Hall of Fame horse trainers Bob Baffert and Todd Pletcher applied their trade on great courses known as Churchill Downs and Pimlico, they learned that trade at the University of Arizona, in ...
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Team wins $100K prize to promote Arizona water conservation | KOLD (TV-Channel 13 Tucson)

A team of water experts, videographers and social media marketers has won a $100,000 prize in a competition to promote Arizona water conservation.
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Now we have some solar paying dividends for the county | KOLD (TV-Channel 13 Tucson)

In 2007, Pima County embarked on a plan to use solar energy to help promote sustainability.It's 2008 Sustainable Action Plan is still a model.In 2009, it embarked on an aggressive solar installatio...
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New study reveals LGBT teens have better self-esteem | KOLD (TV-Channel 13, Tucson)

A new study has found lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender teenagers who openly share their sexual orientation in school have a higher self esteem than those who do not.
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UA police look into fraud at campus meat store | KOLD (TV-Channel 13 Tucson)

University of Arizona police are looking into allegations that a professor siphoned funds from a student-run meat store. The Arizona Daily Star reports (http://bit.ly/1xrKb7K) that authorities on Tuesday seized computers, cash, inventory logs, receipts and invoices from the UA "meat lab."



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