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1999 Stories by John Dougherty

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  • Faces of Milpas

    published December 30, 1999

    Editor's note: In October, New Times published the first in a series of stories about gang problems in the neighborhood known as Las Cuatro... More >>

  • Snafu 2000

    published December 2, 1999

    The contracts were in the mail. And that was bad news for Phoenix officials and volunteers struggling to organize a massive downtown... More >>

  • Insect Aside

    published November 18, 1999

    This summer and fall, Tempe officials hid from the public a serious infestation of encephalitis-carrying mosquitoes that bred in a wetlands... More >>

  • The Phantom Report

    published November 11, 1999

    Now that the November 2 Los Arcos election has passed, will Scottsdale finally make public the crucial Flexer report? City officials have kept... More >>

  • Lost Arcos

    published October 28, 1999

    THE CITY OF SCOTTSDALE AND WOULD-BE BUILDERS OF the $1 billion Los Arcos redevelopment project are suppressing crucial financial information... More >>

  • Abated Breath

    published October 28, 1999

    Los Arcos developers intend to divert about $541,000 a year in property taxes currently earmarked for public schools to an independent board that... More >>

  • Welcome to the Club

    published October 28, 1999

    We do not have gangs here," a Latino leader said on October 20 during a contentious meeting of about 100 people at a south Phoenix community... More >>

  • Ground Zero

    published October 21, 1999

    FOR TWO YEARS, FELIX MEDINA AND HIS BAND OF THUGS FROM THE EASTSIDE LOS CUATRO MILPAS GANG HAD A STRANGLEHOLD ON THE NEIGHBORHOOD SOUTHEAST OF... More >>

  • Home Life of a Homeboy

    published October 21, 1999

    A son's aspirations 11 p.m., Sunday, June 6 12th Street and Mohave Phoenix police Lieutenant Joe Klima stops his cruiser near... More >>

  • Marked Man

    published October 14, 1999

    Felix Medina sat in the corner of a filthy room, inhaled another hit of crack cocaine and kicked back, savoring his success. There were feces... More >>

  • Injunction Junction

    published October 14, 1999

    Phoenix police officer John Meche stops his cruiser and approaches Eastside Los Cuatro Milpas gang member Noe "Chiquito" Rosales, who is sitting... More >>

  • Pleading Poverty

    published September 23, 1999

    As the Arizona Diamondbacks inch closer to the National League West pennant, questions are swirling about the financial health of the... More >>

  • Sleeping Disorder in the Court

    published September 16, 1999

    A jumble of "chaos" -- a narcoleptic judge, bitter staff infighting, political rivalries, an exiled constable and apparent forgery -- is creating... More >>

  • Suite Deal

    published September 9, 1999

    The developer of the $500 million Collier Center in downtown Phoenix guaranteed a partner in the Crowne Plaza Hotel that the city would provide a... More >>

  • The Plot To Assassinate Arpaio

    published August 5, 1999

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  • Adios ... Again

    published July 8, 1999

    One by one, they have been forced out of downtown Tempe in the name of progress: John's Shoe Repair. Long Island Pizza. Rundle's Liquor & Market.... More >>

  • Paradise Lost

    published July 1, 1999

    As Fife Symington dons his scuba gear this week and descends beneath Hawaiian island waves as a felony-free man, one must wonder what the former... More >>

  • Death and Laxness

    published June 3, 1999

    Vicente Gurrola's shattered body lay by the roadside on 35th Avenue as a white Toyota pickup sped away shortly after 1 a.m. on Sunday, May... More >>

  • A Fortune Runs Through It

    published May 20, 1999

    Tom Sands is poised to open the floodgates. On June 2, the Salt River Project engineer will begin diverting water from a canal in Papago Park... More >>

  • Birds of a Feather

    published April 15, 1999

    Tribune Newspapers Publisher Karen Wittmer and Mesa Mayor Wayne Brown are continuing to squelch key information related to the Arizona Cardinals'... More >>

  • House of Cards

    published April 8, 1999

    Forget the Super Bowl. The Arizona Cardinals' biggest victory for decades to come will arrive May 18, if Mesa voters approve a $385 million... More >>

  • Squeeze Play

    published March 11, 1999

    A major contractor for Bank One Ballpark has gone to court to obtain construction records for the $360 million stadium. Perini/McCarthy... More >>

  • The Greening of Arizona

    published February 25, 1999

    Every month, about 2,300 Arizonans pay $25 surcharges to buy decorative auto license plates that depict a desert landscape and declare their... More >>

  • If You Spend It, Will They Come?

    published February 18, 1999

    It was a short honeymoon, far more fleeting than Jerry Colangelo and the Arizona Diamondbacks expected. The lovefest was supposed to last... More >>

  • Stadium District Riding High

    published February 18, 1999

    A popular notion during construction of the Bank One Ballpark was that Jerry Colangelo and his Diamondbacks were hosing Maricopa County taxpayers... More >>

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