Marana, Arizona

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classic rock

, and many more. Radio in Marana All of these stations are based in Tucson except where noted below. 88.5 KFLT (KFLT-FM) - Gospel Religious 89.1 KUAZ (KUAZ-FM) - Jazz Talk 90.5 KUAT (KUAT-FM) - Classical 92.1 KCMT - Regional Spanish 92.9 KMIY - Adult Album Alternative 93.7 KRQQ - Mainstream Top 40 94.9 KMXZ (KMXZ-FM) - Soft Adult Contemporary 96.1 KLPX - Classic Rock 97.5 KSZR - Oldies<

;br 98.3 KOHT - Rhythmic Top 40 (Serves entire Tucson market, but actual city of license is Marana) 99.5 KIIM (KIIM-FM) - Country 99.9 KESZ - Soft Adult Contemporary (actually a Phoenix, Arizona station but not fringe in Marana) 102.1 KFMA - Alternative Rock 104.1 KQTH - News Conservative Talk 106.3 KTGV - Rhythmic Oldies 107.5 KHYT - Classic Rock References External links


culture site

as the probable location of the Llano del Azotado campsite used by the Juan Bautista de Anza expedition in 1775. The location is near the present day Arizona Portland Cement Plant in the Town of Marana. *Linda Vista Hill dating between 1200 and 1350 A.D., is a Trincheras culture site in the Tucson Mountains, that inhabited mountain slopes overlooking arable land along streams. The hillside site has more than 150 terraces and 75 pit-houses excavated into the terraces and a massive adobe-walled compound located on the hill summit. *Marana Mound, dating between 1150 and 1300 A.D., is the remnant of a large platform mound that was the center of the Hohokam community that lived between the Santa Cruz River and the Tortolita Mountains. The mound is surrounded by an adobe compound wall from which multiple rooms were constructed and was associated with 30-35 nearby residential compounds with multiple house features both inside and outside the compounds, wall segments, and trash mounds The whole complex covers an area of approximately one square mile. *In 1775, Juan Bautista de Anza, Captain of the Presidio of Tubac, led an expedition north along the Santa Cruz River to found the city of San Francisco. His group of about 200 included 30 soldiers and their families and a number of escorts. They brought more than 1,000 head of livestock. Their campsite was at what is now the CalPortland Cement Plant near Marana. A . Flooding from the storm inundated the towns of Marana (Marana, Arizona) and Sells (Sells, Arizona), both in Pima County (Pima County, Arizona). Total damage in Pima and Pinal (Pinal County, Arizona) Counties exceeded $11 million (1962 USD). - valign top Marana (Marana, Arizona) (near Tucson (Tucson, Arizona)) AVQ


including large

corridor of land that snaked its way south along Interstate 10, then to the east along Ina Road, and then south along Thornydale Road. These areas were mainly high density commercial businesses and shopping centers, including large retailers such as Super KMart (now closed), Costco Wholesale, Target (Target Corporation), and Home Depot. The areas were selected by Marana to be annexed, by their own admission, for their sales tax revenue. Bot generated title -- Tekwriteservices.com Bot generated title -- Tucsonweekly.com The large residential areas behind these commercial areas were not annexed. PLWeb Document Display . Annexations by northwest towns pinching Tucson . As a result, the city of Tucson filed a lawsuit in Pima County Superior Court (City of Tucson v Town of Marana) claiming that Marana illegally annexed the unincorporated areas in violation of existing state laws. However, on April 4, 1994, Arizona Superior Court Judge Lina Rodriguez ruled in favor of Marana, allowing the annexation to stand. "Marana's Thornydale-area annexation is upheld" Arizona Daily Star (April 4, 1994) Following this suit, the Arizona State annexation laws were changed, forbidding municipalities from annexing small strips of land without taking large surrounding parcels as well. A “strip annexation” is no longer allowed under Arizona law. Redrocknews.com Demographics . Flooding from the storm inundated the towns of Marana (Marana, Arizona) and Sells (Sells, Arizona), both in Pima County (Pima County, Arizona). Total damage in Pima and Pinal (Pinal County, Arizona) Counties exceeded $11 million (1962 USD). - valign top Marana (Marana, Arizona) (near Tucson (Tucson, Arizona)) AVQ


site+related

commercial airlines. Residents can use the Tucson International Airport to fly commercial. * Marana Community Information Livemarana.com has shopping, entertainment and community information. History Archaeologists have found about 4,200 years of continuous human settlement in the vicinity of Marana and the middle Santa Cruz Valley. Many important archaeological sites occur near Marana. *Las Capas a large, early agricultural site

, related to the nearby Costello-King site near Ina Road and the Interstate 10 interchange. It was occupied from 4,200 to 2,500 years ago. It is the site of the oldest known cemetery in the southwest and the oldest known canals in North America also the oldest tobacco pipes in the world. *Los Morteros a Hohokam ballcourt village ruin located on the Santa Cruz floodplain near the Point of the Mountain at the northern end of the Tucson Mountains. Los Morteros has also been identified as the probable location of the Llano del Azotado campsite used by the Juan Bautista de Anza expedition in 1775. The location is near the present day Arizona Portland Cement Plant in the Town of Marana. *Linda Vista Hill dating between 1200 and 1350 A.D., is a Trincheras culture site in the Tucson Mountains, that inhabited mountain slopes overlooking arable land along streams. The hillside site has more than 150 terraces and 75 pit-houses excavated into the terraces and a massive adobe-walled compound located on the hill summit. *Marana Mound, dating between 1150 and 1300 A.D., is the remnant of a large platform mound that was the center of the Hohokam community that lived between the Santa Cruz River and the Tortolita Mountains. The mound is surrounded by an adobe compound wall from which multiple rooms were constructed and was associated with 30-35 nearby residential compounds with multiple house features both inside and outside the compounds, wall segments, and trash mounds The whole complex covers an area of approximately one square mile. *In 1775, Juan Bautista de Anza, Captain of the Presidio of Tubac, led an expedition north along the Santa Cruz River to found the city of San Francisco. His group of about 200 included 30 soldiers and their families and a number of escorts. They brought more than 1,000 head of livestock. Their campsite was at what is now the CalPortland Cement Plant near Marana. A . Flooding from the storm inundated the towns of Marana (Marana, Arizona) and Sells (Sells, Arizona), both in Pima County (Pima County, Arizona). Total damage in Pima and Pinal (Pinal County, Arizona) Counties exceeded $11 million (1962 USD). - valign top Marana (Marana, Arizona) (near Tucson (Tucson, Arizona)) AVQ


career high

and Climbs to Career High World Number Six On 23 February 2011, in Marana, Arizona, Poulter became the first defending champion in nine years to be eliminated in the first round of the WGC-Accenture Match Play Championship. He did however enjoy greater success in the European Tour's own match play event, the Volvo World Match Play Championship where he won the title beating Ryder Cup team mate Luke Donald 2&1 in the final. He had previously beaten the world number


complex covers

, and trash mounds The whole complex covers an area of approximately one square mile. *In 1775, Juan Bautista de Anza, Captain of the Presidio of Tubac, led an expedition north along the Santa Cruz River to found the city of San Francisco. His group of about 200 included 30 soldiers and their families and a number of escorts. They brought more than 1,000 head of livestock. Their campsite was at what is now the CalPortland Cement Plant near Marana. A segment


pioneering+people

*Town of Marana - official site *''Marana News'' - local newspaper *Topographic map and aerial photo from USGS via Microsoft Research Maps *Pioneering People on a Corridor of Change Marana’s Cultural Heritage * Cultural and Historic Resource Acquisitions, Los Morteros accessed from Pima County website . Flooding from the storm inundated the towns of Marana (Marana, Arizona) and Sells (Sells, Arizona), both in Pima County (Pima County, Arizona). Total damage in Pima and Pinal (Pinal County, Arizona) Counties exceeded $11 million (1962 USD). - valign top Marana (Marana, Arizona) (near Tucson (Tucson, Arizona)) AVQ


world number

and Climbs to Career High World Number Six On 23 February 2011, in Marana, Arizona, Poulter became the first defending champion in nine years to be eliminated in the first round of the WGC-Accenture Match Play Championship. He did however enjoy greater success in the European Tour's own match play event, the Volvo World Match Play Championship where he won the title beating Ryder Cup team mate Luke Donald 2&1 in the final. He had previously beaten the world number one


growing+place

of Tucson (Tucson, Arizona), with a small portion in Pinal County (Pinal County, Arizona). Civicplus.com According to the 2010 United States Census 2010 census , the population of the town is 34,961. Marana was the fourth fastest-growing place among all cities and towns in Arizona of any size from 1990 to 2000


outstanding

, and Western Heritage Committee, to name a few. *Visitors can also enjoy Marana’s outstanding outdoor lifestyle, complete with nearby Saguaro National Park and the Tortolita Mountains’ acclaimed hiking trails. *By matching high-end development with outstanding recreational and cultural opportunities, Marana is becoming known as top-flight destination for employers, tourists and new residents in Southern Arizona. Education Marana has a public school system consisting of 16 schools

Marana, Arizona

'''Marana''' is a town in Pima County (Pima County, Arizona), Arizona, located northwest of Tucson (Tucson, Arizona), with a small portion in Pinal County (Pinal County, Arizona). Civicplus.com According to the 2010 United States Census 2010 census , the population of the town is 34,961. Marana was the fourth fastest-growing place among all cities and towns in Arizona of any size from 1990 to 2000.

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